Period
to 16 July 2018

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 16 July 2018 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 24 30
Rank change year-on-year +10 +6 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 61 49 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 12.42% 7.10% 4.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 67.03% 50.00% 36.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 26 19
Basingstoke median daily rate £425 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +11.11% +3.85%
10th Percentile £250 £301 £299
90th Percentile £475 £438 £440
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £360 £338
% change year-on-year +11.11% +6.67% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.50 £44.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year -8.47% +4.12% +77.08%

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 91 98 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 18.53% 14.20% 13.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 36 45
Basingstoke median daily rate £400 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -10.71% +29.23%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £306
90th Percentile £533 £459 £438
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate £21.50 - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +77.08%

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 16 July 2018.

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 16 July 2018, 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 29 (47.54%) .NET
2 27 (44.26%) C#
2 27 (44.26%) SQL
2 27 (44.26%) Security Cleared
3 26 (42.62%) SC Cleared
3 26 (42.62%) Microsoft
4 23 (37.70%) Windows
4 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (36.07%) Oracle
6 20 (32.79%) Scrum
7 19 (31.15%) TDD
7 19 (31.15%) Web Services
7 19 (31.15%) Active Directory
7 19 (31.15%) RDBMS
7 19 (31.15%) Relational Database
8 18 (29.51%) Windows Server
8 18 (29.51%) SCCM
8 18 (29.51%) .NET Framework
8 18 (29.51%) Cisco
9 15 (24.59%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (24.59%) User Stories
10 14 (22.95%) Test Automation
10 14 (22.95%) SolarWinds
10 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Azure
10 14 (22.95%) BizTalk Server
10 14 (22.95%) B2B
10 14 (22.95%) OOP
10 14 (22.95%) OO
10 14 (22.95%) IIS
10 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Office

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 14 (22.95%) BizTalk Server
1 14 (22.95%) IIS
2 9 (14.75%) SharePoint
3 7 (11.48%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (6.56%) LiveCycle
4 4 (6.56%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.92%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) DNS
2 7 (11.48%) Cisco ISE
3 6 (9.84%) SAN
4 4 (6.56%) LAN
5 3 (4.92%) Internet
5 3 (4.92%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.64%) DHCP
6 1 (1.64%) Firewall
6 1 (1.64%) FTP
6 1 (1.64%) HTTP
6 1 (1.64%) Intranet
6 1 (1.64%) Skype
6 1 (1.64%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.15%) RDBMS
1 19 (31.15%) Relational Database
2 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2016
3 7 (11.48%) Oracle Database
3 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (9.84%) MongoDB
4 6 (9.84%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (3.28%) MySQL
6 2 (3.28%) Siebel EIM
6 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.64%) DB2
7 1 (1.64%) Endeca
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (24.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (21.31%) Jenkins
2 13 (21.31%) ReSharper
2 13 (21.31%) SonarQube
3 6 (9.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (9.84%) Bitbucket
3 6 (9.84%) JIRA
4 2 (3.28%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.64%) LoadUI
5 1 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.64%) Selenium
General
1 14 (22.95%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Military
3 2 (3.28%) Legal
3 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (37.70%) Developer
2 14 (22.95%) BizTalk Developer
2 14 (22.95%) Senior BizTalk Developer
2 14 (22.95%) Senior Developer
3 13 (21.31%) Azure Developer
4 12 (19.67%) .NET Developer
4 12 (19.67%) Analyst
5 11 (18.03%) BizTalk Integration Developer
5 11 (18.03%) Integration Developer
6 10 (16.39%) Cloud Developer
7 9 (14.75%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (8.20%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (8.20%) Test Analyst
9 4 (6.56%) C# Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Agile .NET Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Agile Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Architect
10 3 (4.92%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Security Analyst
10 3 (4.92%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (47.54%) .NET
2 19 (31.15%) Web Services
3 18 (29.51%) .NET Framework
4 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET
5 7 (11.48%) REST
5 7 (11.48%) RESTful
5 7 (11.48%) Web Services Management
6 6 (9.84%) .NET Core
6 6 (9.84%) AngularJS
6 6 (9.84%) Node.js
6 6 (9.84%) WCF
7 4 (6.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (4.92%) jQuery
8 3 (4.92%) SOAP
8 3 (4.92%) XML
9 1 (1.64%) HTML
9 1 (1.64%) MSMQ
9 1 (1.64%) XSD
9 1 (1.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (13.11%) Clustering
2 8 (13.11%) Data Centre
2 8 (13.11%) PKI
3 7 (11.48%) Fat Client
3 7 (11.48%) Thin Client
4 4 (6.56%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.28%) Derivative
7 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.64%) Robotics
7 1 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 23 (37.70%) Windows
2 18 (29.51%) Windows Server
3 6 (9.84%) Linux
3 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.28%) AIX
4 2 (3.28%) Unix
4 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.64%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.79%) Scrum
3 19 (31.15%) TDD
4 15 (24.59%) User Stories
5 14 (22.95%) B2B
5 14 (22.95%) OO
5 14 (22.95%) OOP
5 14 (22.95%) Test Automation
6 13 (21.31%) BDD
7 12 (19.67%) MVC
8 10 (16.39%) Software Delivery
9 8 (13.11%) DevOps
9 8 (13.11%) Validation
10 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (11.48%) E-Commerce
10 7 (11.48%) Service Delivery
11 6 (9.84%) Kanban
11 6 (9.84%) Microservices
11 6 (9.84%) SDLC
11 6 (9.84%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (44.26%) C#
1 27 (44.26%) SQL
2 13 (21.31%) VB.NET
3 12 (19.67%) PowerShell
4 10 (16.39%) VBScript
5 8 (13.11%) Java
6 6 (9.84%) JavaScript
6 6 (9.84%) VB
7 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.28%) C
9 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (44.26%) Security Cleared
2 26 (42.62%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.48%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.56%) ISEB
4 4 (6.56%) ISTQB
4 4 (6.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 4 (6.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (3.28%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (3.28%) Siebel Certification
6 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (31.15%) Active Directory
2 12 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (16.39%) Hyper-V
4 7 (11.48%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.64%) Docker
5 1 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (29.51%) SCCM
2 13 (21.31%) SCOM
3 5 (8.20%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.64%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.64%) Nessus
Vendors
1 26 (42.62%) Microsoft
2 22 (36.07%) Oracle
3 18 (29.51%) Cisco
4 14 (22.95%) SolarWinds
4 14 (22.95%) VMware
5 7 (11.48%) NetApp
6 6 (9.84%) Atlassian
6 6 (9.84%) McAfee
6 6 (9.84%) Remedy
7 5 (8.20%) EMC
7 5 (8.20%) Fujitsu
8 4 (6.56%) Adobe
8 4 (6.56%) LogRhythm
8 4 (6.56%) Lumension
9 2 (3.28%) Citrix
9 2 (3.28%) Siebel
10 1 (1.64%) Blue Prism
10 1 (1.64%) Brio
10 1 (1.64%) Juniper
10 1 (1.64%) MicroStrategy