Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 12 33
Rank change year-on-year -25 +21 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 19 48 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 4.21% 8.81% 5.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.63% 41.74% 35.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 39 14
Bracknell median daily rate £394 £193 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +104.55% -40.59% -13.60%
10th Percentile £309 £113 £161
90th Percentile £488 £456 £451
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £44.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -1.11% - +157.14%

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 102 115 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 22.62% 21.10% 14.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 72 44
Bracknell median daily rate £475 £353 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.75% -19.43% +38.89%
10th Percentile £325 £113 £172
90th Percentile £579 £639 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Bracknell median hourly rate £22.00 - £12.25
10th Percentile £21.00 - £12.03
90th Percentile £23.00 - £12.68
Berkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £14.75 £9.50
% change year-on-year +62.71% +55.26% -45.71%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) Migration
3 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 8 (42.11%) Finance
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (26.32%) Dell
6 5 (26.32%) Windows
6 5 (26.32%) Validation
7 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
7 4 (21.05%) BAPI
7 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (21.05%) LSMW
7 4 (21.05%) Data Management
7 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
7 4 (21.05%) Spring
7 4 (21.05%) Maven
7 4 (21.05%) Logistics
7 4 (21.05%) ITIL
7 4 (21.05%) Java
7 4 (21.05%) SAP
7 4 (21.05%) MySQL
7 4 (21.05%) ERP
7 4 (21.05%) ETL
7 4 (21.05%) SAP ERP
7 4 (21.05%) Data Migration
7 4 (21.05%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (21.05%) Open Source
7 4 (21.05%) SAP Data Services
7 4 (21.05%) Cutover Planning
7 4 (21.05%) SAP S/4HANA

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 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (10.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) SAP ERP
1 4 (21.05%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) MySQL
1 4 (21.05%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.53%) Power BI
3 1 (5.26%) DB2
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) LSMW
1 4 (21.05%) Maven
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Consultant
2 4 (21.05%) Data Consultant
2 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Data Migration Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) DBA
3 3 (15.79%) Migration Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) SAP Data Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) SAP Migration Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) SQL DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) VB Developer
4 2 (10.53%) VB VBA Developer
4 2 (10.53%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) BAPI
1 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
1 4 (21.05%) Spring
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) LDAP
3 1 (5.26%) Middleware
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.26%) EMC VNX
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.53%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) AIX
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (5.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Migration
2 5 (26.32%) Validation
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Cutover Planning
3 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) Data Cleansing
3 4 (21.05%) Data Management
3 4 (21.05%) Data Migration
3 4 (21.05%) ERP
3 4 (21.05%) ETL
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Logistics
3 4 (21.05%) Open Source
3 4 (21.05%) Runbook
4 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) Java 8
3 2 (10.53%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) VB
3 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
3 2 (10.53%) VBA
4 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) COBIT
1 2 (10.53%) PMBOK
2 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.26%) GDPR
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (5.26%) Netcool
2 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Dell
3 4 (21.05%) SAP
4 3 (15.79%) EqualLogic
5 2 (10.53%) Canon
5 2 (10.53%) VMware
6 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.26%) EMC
6 1 (5.26%) IBM
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat