Period
to 18 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 18 12
Rank change year-on-year -5 -6 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 3 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 2.44% 9.87% 10.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.04% 33.33% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 11
Gatwick median daily rate £400 £300 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -26.29% -3.95%
10th Percentile £338 £250 £313
90th Percentile £443 £470 £460
West Sussex median daily rate £400 £365 £365
% change year-on-year +9.59% - +4.29%
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 23 45 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 18.70% 29.61% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 39 23
Gatwick median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £380 £250 £316
90th Percentile £499 £481 £460
West Sussex median daily rate £445 £438 £390
% change year-on-year +1.71% +12.18% +11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Gatwick median hourly rate - - £51.50
West Sussex median hourly rate £190.00 £15.90 £47.25
% change year-on-year +1094.97% -66.35% +18.13%

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 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 July 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 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) R
2 1 (33.33%) Tableau
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Power BI
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (33.33%) Data Lake
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Data Factory
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Cosmos DB
1 1 (33.33%) Data Lake
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) OLAP
1 1 (33.33%) OLTP
1 1 (33.33%) Power BI
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) ReSharper
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (33.33%) Tableau