Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 39 32
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 24 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 5.33% 2.22% 3.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.64% 16.92% 35.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 6
Bracknell median daily rate £400 £388 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +11.91% +15.42%
10th Percentile £332 £242 £238
90th Percentile £445 £498 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +12.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Bracknell median hourly rate - - £12.80
Berkshire median hourly rate - £46.00 £14.15
% change year-on-year - +225.09% -68.95%

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 106 65 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 23.56% 13.13% 10.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 23 30
Bracknell median daily rate £483 £425 £432
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.53% -1.51% +7.88%
10th Percentile £362 £281 £269
90th Percentile £575 £524 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 10
Bracknell median hourly rate £55.00 £12.00 £12.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +358.33% -6.36% -63.12%
Berkshire median hourly rate £50.00 £9.50 £12.25
% change year-on-year +426.32% -22.45% -63.97%

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 23 April 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 23 April 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 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) Scrum
4 10 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (37.50%) Finance
6 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (29.17%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (25.00%) Database Security
8 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
8 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (25.00%) Validation
8 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (25.00%) TDD
8 6 (25.00%) .NET
9 5 (20.83%) C#
9 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
9 5 (20.83%) Unix
9 5 (20.83%) Windows
9 5 (20.83%) JIRA
9 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 5 (20.83%) Wealth Management
10 4 (16.67%) Life Science
10 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing

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 (4.17%) Apache
1 1 (4.17%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (4.17%) JBoss
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (29.17%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (4.17%) DB2
5 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) JIRA
2 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (29.17%) DBA
3 7 (29.17%) SQL DBA
4 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Developer
6 3 (12.50%) DevOps Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Cognos Developer
7 2 (8.33%) SQL BI Developer
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (8.33%) SSIS Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Tableau Developer
8 1 (4.17%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.17%) ETL Developer
8 1 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Server DBA
8 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) JSON
2 2 (8.33%) REST
2 2 (8.33%) SOAP
2 2 (8.33%) WCF
2 2 (8.33%) WSDL
2 2 (8.33%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) XSD
2 2 (8.33%) XSLT
3 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) CSS3
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) HTML5
3 1 (4.17%) jQuery
3 1 (4.17%) React
3 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) Life Science
3 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Unix
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Scrum
3 10 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (25.00%) Database Security
4 6 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
4 6 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (25.00%) TDD
4 6 (25.00%) Validation
5 5 (20.83%) Wealth Management
6 4 (16.67%) Active Listening
6 4 (16.67%) Data Governance
6 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 4 (16.67%) DevOps
6 4 (16.67%) ETL
6 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) C#
2 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.33%) XPath
4 1 (4.17%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Tableau
2 2 (8.33%) Cognos
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) BEA
3 1 (4.17%) IBM