Period
to 21 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 6 months to 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 17 18 26
Rank change year-on-year +1 +8 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 49 45 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 8.84% 8.02% 4.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 35.77% 62.50% 35.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 35 8
Basingstoke median daily rate £395 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £304 £287 £322
90th Percentile £445 £475 £440
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £390 £373
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.70% +7.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Basingstoke median hourly rate £12.57 - £20.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -10.00%

SQL Server is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 137 72 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 24.73% 12.83% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 48 20
Basingstoke median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £313 £255 £168
90th Percentile £650 £546 £480
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Basingstoke median hourly rate £41.50 £21.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +93.02% +4.88% +70.83%
10th Percentile £23.69 £19.75 £18.00
90th Percentile £48.40 £23.25 £23.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Basingstoke

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL Server in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Basingstoke

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in Basingstoke

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server in Basingstoke.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 26 (53.06%) JavaScript
2 24 (48.98%) SQL
3 23 (46.94%) C#
4 22 (44.90%) HTML
4 22 (44.90%) CSS
5 20 (40.82%) .NET
6 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
6 19 (38.78%) jQuery
7 18 (36.73%) MVC
8 16 (32.65%) Windows
9 13 (26.53%) Linux
9 13 (26.53%) Security Cleared
9 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (22.45%) SC Cleared
10 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET
10 11 (22.45%) AngularJS
10 11 (22.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (20.41%) REST
12 9 (18.37%) Java
12 9 (18.37%) Ajax
13 8 (16.33%) Git (software)
13 8 (16.33%) PHP
13 8 (16.33%) MySQL
13 8 (16.33%) SOAP
13 8 (16.33%) Problem-Solving
14 7 (14.29%) NoSQL
14 7 (14.29%) Web Services
14 7 (14.29%) Apache
14 7 (14.29%) LAMP
14 7 (14.29%) VMware

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.29%) Apache
2 5 (10.20%) CMS
3 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.08%) Confluence
4 2 (4.08%) Drupal
4 2 (4.08%) WordPress
5 1 (2.04%) IIS
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.16%) IaaS
3 1 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) RFID
2 3 (6.12%) Firewall
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (4.08%) DHCP
3 2 (4.08%) DNS
3 2 (4.08%) Internet
3 2 (4.08%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.04%) SAN
4 1 (2.04%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) MySQL
2 7 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.16%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.04%) OLAP
6 1 (2.04%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.29%) JIRA
2 7 (14.29%) Subversion
3 5 (10.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (10.20%) Bitbucket
4 3 (6.12%) Ranorex
4 3 (6.12%) Selenium
4 3 (6.12%) SpecFlow
4 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (63.27%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) .NET Developer
3 7 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Trainer
4 5 (10.20%) IT Trainer
5 3 (6.12%) Automation Tester
5 3 (6.12%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 3 (6.12%) Selenium Tester
5 3 (6.12%) Sitecore Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Tester
6 2 (4.08%) Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Network Support
6 2 (4.08%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Technical Trainer
6 2 (4.08%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.90%) CSS
1 22 (44.90%) HTML
2 20 (40.82%) .NET
3 19 (38.78%) jQuery
4 11 (22.45%) AngularJS
4 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET
4 11 (22.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 10 (20.41%) REST
6 9 (18.37%) Ajax
7 8 (16.33%) SOAP
8 7 (14.29%) LAMP
8 7 (14.29%) Web Services
9 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (12.24%) WSDL
9 6 (12.24%) XML
9 6 (12.24%) XSLT
10 4 (8.16%) .NET Core
10 4 (8.16%) RESTful
11 3 (6.12%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (12.24%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (10.20%) PKI
3 2 (4.08%) Blog
3 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.04%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.04%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.65%) Windows
2 13 (26.53%) Linux
3 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.08%) Debian
4 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) MVC
2 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.33%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (12.24%) Web Development
6 5 (10.20%) OO
7 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
7 4 (8.16%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (8.16%) Microservices
7 4 (8.16%) Post-Production
7 4 (8.16%) Software Delivery
7 4 (8.16%) TDD
8 3 (6.12%) Integration Testing
8 3 (6.12%) Kanban
8 3 (6.12%) Network Management
8 3 (6.12%) Scrum
8 3 (6.12%) SDLC
8 3 (6.12%) Security Patching
8 3 (6.12%) Service Desk Management
8 3 (6.12%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) JavaScript
2 24 (48.98%) SQL
3 23 (46.94%) C#
4 9 (18.37%) Java
5 8 (16.33%) PHP
6 2 (4.08%) Python
7 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) Security Cleared
2 11 (22.45%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.12%) Degree
4 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.04%) vCloud
3 1 (2.04%) VMware NSX
3 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) SCOM
1 2 (4.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (4.08%) vCenter Server
2 1 (2.04%) SCCM
2 1 (2.04%) vRealize
Vendors
1 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) VMware
2 7 (14.29%) Zend
3 6 (12.24%) Cisco
3 6 (12.24%) SolarWinds
4 4 (8.16%) Atlassian
5 3 (6.12%) CA
5 3 (6.12%) Juniper
5 3 (6.12%) Sitecore
6 2 (4.08%) Facebook
6 2 (4.08%) Google
6 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (4.08%) Twitter
7 1 (2.04%) EMC
7 1 (2.04%) Symantec