The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 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 3 months to 24 June 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)
Hampshire / Farnborough
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 - 15
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 4.00% - 4.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 28.57% - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £438 - £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 - £431
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 - £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +2.85% +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £32.66 £23.50
% change year-on-year +20.96% +38.95%  

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Farnborough with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Farnborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 7 22 12
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 14.00% 34.92% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 9
Median daily rate £450 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.58% +19.23%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Farnborough citing SQL Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Farnborough

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Farnborough

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnborough 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Report Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Report Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SSRS Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft