Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 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 19 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)
West Sussex > Gatwick
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 15 16
Rank change year-on-year -7 +1 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 5 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 5.56% 6.57% 9.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 38.46% 37.50% 39.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 12
Gatwick median daily rate £530 £300 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +76.67% -22.28% +14.37%
10th Percentile £383 £250 £350
90th Percentile £615 £344 £500
West Sussex median daily rate £400 £300 £375
% change year-on-year +33.33% -20.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Gatwick median hourly rate - - £43.00
West Sussex median hourly rate - - £43.00

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 Gatwick with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Gatwick
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 13 24 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 14.44% 17.52% 24.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 23 29
Gatwick median daily rate £388 £320 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.09% -20.00% +18.52%
10th Percentile £365 £125 £350
90th Percentile £615 £461 £503
West Sussex median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +18.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Gatwick median hourly rate - - £51.50
West Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 - £47.25

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Gatwick

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Gatwick

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Gatwick over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in Gatwick

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 19 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) R
3 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) MVVM
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (40.00%) Sitecore
3 2 (40.00%) System Testing
3 2 (40.00%) ReSharper
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) LINQ

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) ReSharper
3 1 (20.00%) NUnit
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (40.00%) LINQ
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) LAMP
4 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) Prototyping
1 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) MVVM
2 2 (40.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) System Testing
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Data Security
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) R
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (20.00%) SAP