Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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 22 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)
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 40 35
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 18 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 4.55% 2.54% 4.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.15% 19.12% 38.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 9
Bracknell median daily rate £335 £446 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.89% +49.66% -20.53%
10th Percentile £232 £342 £152
90th Percentile £451 £520 £551
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £44.50 £45.00 £12.25
% change year-on-year -1.11% +267.35% -77.99%

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 Bracknell with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Bracknell
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 94 68 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 23.74% 13.31% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 26 31
Bracknell median daily rate £505 £436 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.96% -5.33% +15.00%
10th Percentile £375 £306 £195
90th Percentile £577 £588 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £416 £415
% change year-on-year +2.10% +0.30% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Bracknell median hourly rate - £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.00% -90.00%
Berkshire median hourly rate £44.75 £9.50 £9.50
% change year-on-year +371.05% - -56.82%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Bracknell

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Bracknell

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Bracknell over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in Bracknell

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 22 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 16 (88.89%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) Validation
3 9 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (44.44%) Finance
5 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (38.89%) Database Security
5 7 (38.89%) Performance Analysis
5 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2016
6 6 (33.33%) Migration
7 4 (22.22%) BAPI
7 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (22.22%) SAP
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (22.22%) ERP
7 4 (22.22%) ETL
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 4 (22.22%) SAP Data Services
7 4 (22.22%) Data Migration
7 4 (22.22%) Data Protection
7 4 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (22.22%) LSMW
7 4 (22.22%) Data Management
7 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
7 4 (22.22%) Logistics
7 4 (22.22%) SAP ERP
7 4 (22.22%) SAP S/4HANA
7 4 (22.22%) Runbook
7 4 (22.22%) Cutover Planning

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 1 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (5.56%) JBoss
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) SAP ERP
1 4 (22.22%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2014
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (22.22%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.56%) DB2
5 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) LSMW
2 3 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) DBA
1 9 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Data Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Data Migration Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Migration Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) SAP Data Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) SAP Migration Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Data Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Validation
2 7 (38.89%) Database Security
2 7 (38.89%) Performance Analysis
3 6 (33.33%) Migration
4 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (22.22%) Cutover Planning
4 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
4 4 (22.22%) Data Management
4 4 (22.22%) Data Migration
4 4 (22.22%) Data Protection
4 4 (22.22%) ERP
4 4 (22.22%) ETL
4 4 (22.22%) Logistics
4 4 (22.22%) Runbook
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Wealth Management
6 2 (11.11%) Active Listening
6 2 (11.11%) Data Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 4 (22.22%) SAP
2 3 (16.67%) Tableau
3 1 (5.56%) BEA
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle