Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 18 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)
South London > Croydon
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 66 31
Rank change year-on-year -16 -35 -12
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 13 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.54% 1.67% 6.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.38% 5.88% 18.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 22
Croydon median daily rate £375 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -14.29% -24.32%
10th Percentile £296 £280 £278
90th Percentile £575 £340 £490
South London median daily rate £365 £383 £350
% change year-on-year -4.58% +9.29% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate - £21.20 £52.17
% change year-on-year - -59.36% +185.86%

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 Croydon with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Croydon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 297 153 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 35.11% 28.39% 36.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 73 70
Croydon median daily rate £525 £388 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.48% +0.98% -14.72%
10th Percentile £363 £307 £313
90th Percentile £650 £495 £500
South London median daily rate £525 £400 £369
% change year-on-year +31.25% +8.47% -7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Croydon median hourly rate - - £27.78
South London median hourly rate - £26.85 £41.09
% change year-on-year - -34.65% +134.77%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Croydon

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Croydon

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Croydon over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in Croydon

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Croydon

For the 6 months to 18 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 Croydon region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) HTML5
3 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
3 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) GWT
4 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
4 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
4 4 (30.77%) Spring
4 4 (30.77%) JSF
4 4 (30.77%) Maven
4 4 (30.77%) Investment Banking
4 4 (30.77%) Banking
4 4 (30.77%) Perforce
4 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
4 4 (30.77%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
4 4 (30.77%) JSP
4 4 (30.77%) OO
4 4 (30.77%) JBoss
4 4 (30.77%) EJB
4 4 (30.77%) OOD
4 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) AngularJS

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 4 (30.77%) JBoss
1 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) Confluence
2 1 (7.69%) EPiServer
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) Big Data
3 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.69%) Power BI
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
2 4 (30.77%) Maven
3 2 (15.38%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
4 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
2 4 (30.77%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
2 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Python Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Django Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Python/Django Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
1 6 (46.15%) HTML5
2 4 (30.77%) EJB
2 4 (30.77%) GWT
2 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
2 4 (30.77%) JSF
2 4 (30.77%) JSP
2 4 (30.77%) Spring
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (15.38%) CSS
4 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
5 1 (7.69%) Angular 2
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3
5 1 (7.69%) D3.js
5 1 (7.69%) Highcharts JS
5 1 (7.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) OO
2 4 (30.77%) OOD
2 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) ETL
3 2 (15.38%) Kanban
3 2 (15.38%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) ITSM
4 1 (7.69%) Master Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Ansible
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
1 4 (30.77%) Perforce
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Atlassian
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) VMware