Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 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
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 16 10
Rank change year-on-year -3 -6 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 10 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 8.20% 7.91% 9.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.00% 28.21% 61.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 9
Gatwick median daily rate £330 £335 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.49% -23.86% +10.00%
10th Percentile £309 £250 £298
90th Percentile £508 £500 £484
West Sussex median daily rate £350 £413 £345
% change year-on-year -15.15% +19.57% -10.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 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 39 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 20.49% 28.06% 15.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 34 16
Gatwick median daily rate £425 £413 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +2.33% +0.78%
10th Percentile £315 £250 £300
90th Percentile £500 £500 £519
West Sussex median daily rate £475 £446 £400
% change year-on-year +6.44% +11.56% +2.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Gatwick median hourly rate £45.00 - £13.00
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £15.90 £37.50
% change year-on-year +183.02% -57.60% +25.00%

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 25 April 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 25 April 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 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (70.00%) NoSQL
3 7 (70.00%) REST
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) TDD
4 6 (60.00%) GCP
4 6 (60.00%) HTML
4 6 (60.00%) Java
4 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (60.00%) DB2
4 6 (60.00%) CSS
4 6 (60.00%) JDBC
4 6 (60.00%) Web Services
4 6 (60.00%) IBM Domino
4 6 (60.00%) Spring
4 6 (60.00%) Migration
4 6 (60.00%) Java EE
4 6 (60.00%) Degree
4 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (60.00%) HTML5
4 6 (60.00%) MongoDB
4 6 (60.00%) JPA
4 6 (60.00%) RESTful
4 6 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (60.00%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (60.00%) React
4 6 (60.00%) Public Cloud
4 6 (60.00%) Spring Boot

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 6 (60.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 6 (60.00%) IBM Domino
2 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (60.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Data Factory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (60.00%) DB2
2 6 (60.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (10.00%) Data Lake
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) OLAP
3 1 (10.00%) OLTP
3 1 (10.00%) Power BI
3 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Data Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Principal Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) REST
2 6 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) HTML5
2 6 (60.00%) Java EE
2 6 (60.00%) JDBC
2 6 (60.00%) JPA
2 6 (60.00%) React
2 6 (60.00%) RESTful
2 6 (60.00%) Spring
2 6 (60.00%) Spring Boot
2 6 (60.00%) Spring Cloud
2 6 (60.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) EDI
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (60.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 6 (60.00%) Case Management
2 6 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
5 1 (10.00%) Pair Programming
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) GCP
2 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau