Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 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)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 22 14
Rank change year-on-year +2 -8 +14
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 4 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 2.80% 6.69% 9.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 23.53% 30.19% 41.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 16
Cheltenham median daily rate £350 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +3.17% -8.03%
10th Percentile £242 £308 £247
90th Percentile £380 £431 £381
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £57.50 £29.00 £48.13
% change year-on-year +98.28% -39.75% -

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 17 53 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 11.89% 22.18% 22.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 34 34
Cheltenham median daily rate £389 £355 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.51% +6.77% -5.67%
10th Percentile £335 £281 £220
90th Percentile £573 £520 £446
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +9.68% -3.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £56.00 £25.00 £48.13
% change year-on-year +124.00% -48.06% -

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Cheltenham

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Cheltenham

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in Cheltenham

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) XHTML
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) WinForms
1 1 (25.00%) XHTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) VMware