Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for SQL Server 2014 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2014 over the 6 months to 22 February 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 2014
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 146 179
Rank change year-on-year -5 +33 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2014 8 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.22% 0.54% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.36% 3.24% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 6
Hampshire median daily rate £354 £390 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.29% -13.33% -8.63%
10th Percentile £293 £310 £325
90th Percentile £450 £438 £538
South East median daily rate £370 £400 £365
% change year-on-year -7.50% +9.59% -18.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 - -

SQL Server 2014 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 Hampshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 590 617 922
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.32% 16.71% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 376 536
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £304 £263 £285
90th Percentile £527 £494 £536
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £390
% change year-on-year +3.66% +5.13% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 25
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +36.00%
10th Percentile £18.09 £17.30 £10.95
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.05 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £17.20 £26.50
% change year-on-year +161.63% -35.09% -22.06%

SQL Server 2014
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing SQL Server 2014 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2014 in Hampshire

SQL Server 2014
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL Server 2014 in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2014 in Hampshire

SQL Server 2014
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2014 in Hampshire over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2014 in Hampshire

SQL Server 2014
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2014 within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 22 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester - 4 £348 -
Southampton +6 3 £425 +19.72%
Basingstoke -18 1 £250 -
SQL Server 2014
South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2014 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2014.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) SLA
4 4 (50.00%) User Stories
4 4 (50.00%) MCITP
4 4 (50.00%) High Availability
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) ETL
6 1 (12.50%) SMTP
6 1 (12.50%) FTP
6 1 (12.50%) HTTP
6 1 (12.50%) SOA
6 1 (12.50%) B2B
6 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
6 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (12.50%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (12.50%) T-SQL

SQL Server 2014
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) FTP
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (12.50%) OLAP
5 1 (12.50%) Power BI
5 1 (12.50%) QlikView
5 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
5 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) DBA
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (25.00%) Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ETL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior BizTalk Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Senior BizTalk Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
1 1 (12.50%) MSMQ
1 1 (12.50%) Redux
1 1 (12.50%) REST
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
1 1 (12.50%) WCF
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) XSD
1 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (50.00%) High Availability
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) User Stories
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) B2B
4 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
4 1 (12.50%) EAI
4 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (50.00%) MCITP
3 1 (12.50%) MCSA
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Telerik