Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 12 16
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -14
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 12 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 8.76% 8.53% 6.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 48.00% 44.00% 56.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 2
Gatwick median daily rate £330 £386 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.51% -18.74% +41.26%
10th Percentile £281 £333 £455
90th Percentile £498 £500 £495
West Sussex median daily rate £330 £400 £325
% change year-on-year -17.50% +23.08% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Gatwick median hourly rate £45.00 - £13.00
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 - £13.00

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 25 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 18.25% 19.38% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 22 8
Gatwick median daily rate £330 £413 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +16.61% +4.81%
10th Percentile £125 £350 £246
90th Percentile £493 £513 £515
West Sussex median daily rate £438 £413 £353
% change year-on-year +6.18% +17.02% -6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Gatwick median hourly rate £45.00 - £13.00
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 - £37.50

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 18 January 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 18 January 2018, 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (66.67%) HTML5
3 8 (66.67%) REST
3 8 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 8 (66.67%) CSS
3 8 (66.67%) Migration
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (58.33%) TDD
4 7 (58.33%) Spring
4 7 (58.33%) Java EE
4 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
4 7 (58.33%) JPA
4 7 (58.33%) Degree
4 7 (58.33%) RESTful
4 7 (58.33%) GCP
4 7 (58.33%) JDBC
4 7 (58.33%) Web Services
4 7 (58.33%) IBM Domino
4 7 (58.33%) Java
4 7 (58.33%) DB2
4 7 (58.33%) Cloud Foundry
4 7 (58.33%) Docker
4 7 (58.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (58.33%) MongoDB
4 7 (58.33%) NoSQL
4 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (58.33%) React

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 7 (58.33%) Cloud Foundry
1 7 (58.33%) IBM Domino
2 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (58.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) DB2
1 7 (58.33%) MongoDB
1 7 (58.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) EDRMS
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Principal Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior SharePoint Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 8 (66.67%) CSS
2 8 (66.67%) HTML5
2 8 (66.67%) REST
3 7 (58.33%) Java EE
3 7 (58.33%) JDBC
3 7 (58.33%) JPA
3 7 (58.33%) React
3 7 (58.33%) RESTful
3 7 (58.33%) Spring
3 7 (58.33%) Spring Boot
3 7 (58.33%) Spring Cloud
3 7 (58.33%) Web Services
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 1 (8.33%) EDI
5 1 (8.33%) JSON
5 1 (8.33%) SOAP
5 1 (8.33%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
1 7 (58.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) Migration
2 7 (58.33%) Case Management
2 7 (58.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Data Validation
3 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (8.33%) Document Management
3 1 (8.33%) ETL
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Metadata Management
3 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Records Management
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
3 1 (8.33%) Webhook
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) GCP
2 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft