Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 26 28
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 -18
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 42 16 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 6.23% 4.16% 5.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 48.84% 32.65% 30.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 20
Basingstoke median daily rate £375 £350 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -3.78% +3.93%
10th Percentile £335 £313 £246
90th Percentile £447 £433 £408
Hampshire median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - £22.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £39.37
% change year-on-year +5.88% +7.95% +87.48%

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 86 49 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 12.76% 12.73% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 30 59
Basingstoke median daily rate £388 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +16.44% +4.29%
10th Percentile £301 £313 £178
90th Percentile £578 £445 £470
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - £22.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £39.37
% change year-on-year +5.88% +7.95% +4.99%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 26 (61.90%) MySQL
1 26 (61.90%) Linux
2 19 (45.24%) Windows
3 18 (42.86%) Clustering
4 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (33.33%) Microservices
5 14 (33.33%) Migration
6 13 (30.95%) Web Services
6 13 (30.95%) SQL
7 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
8 10 (23.81%) Unix
9 9 (21.43%) T-SQL
9 9 (21.43%) C
9 9 (21.43%) SOAP
9 9 (21.43%) Derivative
10 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 7 (16.67%) Windows Server
10 7 (16.67%) User Stories
10 7 (16.67%) MVC
11 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
11 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
12 5 (11.90%) Hyper-V
12 5 (11.90%) CSS
12 5 (11.90%) HTML
12 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
13 4 (9.52%) .NET
13 4 (9.52%) C#
13 4 (9.52%) OO

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 3 (7.14%) Apache
1 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.76%) JBoss
2 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 14 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (2.38%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (61.90%) MySQL
2 14 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (4.76%) DB2
4 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (2.38%) Bugzilla
2 1 (2.38%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.38%) JIRA
2 1 (2.38%) Selenium
2 1 (2.38%) Trac
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) DBA
1 14 (33.33%) Developer
1 14 (33.33%) MySQL DBA
2 6 (14.29%) C Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Architect
4 3 (7.14%) PHP Developer
5 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Pega Architect
5 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Administrator
6 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.38%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Systems Architect
6 1 (2.38%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) Web Services
2 9 (21.43%) SOAP
3 5 (11.90%) CSS
3 5 (11.90%) HTML
4 4 (9.52%) .NET
5 3 (7.14%) Ajax
5 3 (7.14%) jQuery
5 3 (7.14%) LAMP
6 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.76%) JMS
6 2 (4.76%) JSP
6 2 (4.76%) Middleware
6 2 (4.76%) Servlets
6 2 (4.76%) Spring
6 2 (4.76%) Struts
6 2 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (42.86%) Clustering
2 9 (21.43%) Derivative
3 4 (9.52%) Client/Server
3 4 (9.52%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.38%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (61.90%) Linux
2 19 (45.24%) Windows
3 10 (23.81%) Unix
4 7 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) Solaris
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (33.33%) Microservices
2 14 (33.33%) Migration
3 7 (16.67%) MVC
3 7 (16.67%) User Stories
4 4 (9.52%) OO
4 4 (9.52%) Scrum
5 3 (7.14%) Post-Production
5 3 (7.14%) Validation
5 3 (7.14%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 2 (4.76%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.76%) ITIL
6 2 (4.76%) SDLC
6 2 (4.76%) Security Hardening
6 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (4.76%) Time Management
6 2 (4.76%) Traceability Matrix
6 2 (4.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) SQL
2 9 (21.43%) C
2 9 (21.43%) T-SQL
3 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.52%) C#
4 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
5 3 (7.14%) PHP
6 2 (4.76%) Java
7 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.90%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.38%) VMware NSX
4 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.38%) Netcool
1 1 (2.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (2.38%) vCenter Server
1 1 (2.38%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) VMware
2 3 (7.14%) Zend
3 2 (4.76%) BEA
3 2 (4.76%) IBM
3 2 (4.76%) Pega
3 2 (4.76%) Sybase
3 2 (4.76%) Vitria
4 1 (2.38%) Citrix
4 1 (2.38%) HP
4 1 (2.38%) Lumension
4 1 (2.38%) McAfee
4 1 (2.38%) Symantec
4 1 (2.38%) Veritas