Period
to 14 July 2020

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 14 July 2020 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
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 16 19 12
Rank change year-on-year +3 -7 +13
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 4 40 63
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Basingstoke 3.51% 7.13% 12.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 26.67% 35.40% 67.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 37
Median daily rate £363 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £351 £313 £250
90th Percentile £384 £475 £475
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +10.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.57 -
Hampshire median hourly rate - £55.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year - +35.80% -6.90%

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 15 113 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 13.16% 20.14% 18.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 57 49
Median daily rate £600 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £358 £321 £250
90th Percentile £718 £650 £529
Hampshire median daily rate £480 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £12.57 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -41.53% -
Median hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -36.36% +29.41% -1.16%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Basingstoke

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SQL Server in Basingstoke.

Daily rate trend for SQL Server in Basingstoke

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SQL Server in Basingstoke.

Hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (50.00%) PKI
2 2 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (50.00%) SCOM
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) IaaS
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2019
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Azure
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2019
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
1 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
1 2 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
1 2 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) NetApp
1 2 (50.00%) VMware