Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hemel Hempstead 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 20 November 2017 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)
Hertfordshire > Hemel Hempstead
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 4 23
Rank change year-on-year +1 +19 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 18 17 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 19.35% 17.35% 0.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 75.00% 89.47% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 1
Hemel Hempstead median daily rate £413 £410 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.61% +10.81% +4.23%
Hertfordshire median daily rate £363 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -9.38% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hemel Hempstead median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.25 - £11.75

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 Hemel Hempstead with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Hemel Hempstead
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 24 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 25.81% 19.39% 13.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 14
Hemel Hempstead median daily rate £400 £400 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.36% +27.11%
10th Percentile £329 £325 £291
90th Percentile £535 £475 £500
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hemel Hempstead median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.25 £28.54 £15.00
% change year-on-year -36.05% +90.27% -25.00%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Hemel Hempstead

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Hemel Hempstead

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Hemel Hempstead over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in Hemel Hempstead

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 Hemel Hempstead region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 9 (50.00%) SQL
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 6 (33.33%) HTML
3 6 (33.33%) .NET
3 6 (33.33%) Oracle
3 6 (33.33%) IIS
3 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (27.78%) Web Services
4 5 (27.78%) HTML5
4 5 (27.78%) High Availability
5 4 (22.22%) DV Cleared
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (22.22%) PKI
5 4 (22.22%) Statistics
5 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 4 (22.22%) WCF
5 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
5 4 (22.22%) MVC
5 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 4 (22.22%) SAN
5 4 (22.22%) Internet
5 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (16.67%) VMware

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead 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 (33.33%) IIS
2 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.11%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Internet
1 4 (22.22%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) NAS
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) IMAP
3 1 (5.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (5.56%) JDeveloper
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Architect
2 4 (22.22%) DBA
2 4 (22.22%) SQL DBA
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (11.11%) SSRS Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Architect
4 2 (11.11%) T-SQL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
1 6 (33.33%) HTML
2 5 (27.78%) HTML5
2 5 (27.78%) Web Services
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 4 (22.22%) WCF
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 3 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (11.11%) CSS3
5 2 (11.11%) JSP
5 2 (11.11%) SAML
6 1 (5.56%) Ajax
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.56%) jQuery
6 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (5.56%) LINQ
6 1 (5.56%) LINQ to SQL
6 1 (5.56%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) PKI
2 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 2 (11.11%) Smartcard
3 2 (11.11%) User Experience
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) High Availability
2 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (22.22%) MVC
2 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (22.22%) Statistics
3 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Identity Management
4 2 (11.11%) Prototyping
4 2 (11.11%) SDLC
4 2 (11.11%) Server Hardening
4 2 (11.11%) User Stories
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.11%) Workflow
5 1 (5.56%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (16.67%) C#
3 3 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) C
4 1 (5.56%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) R
4 1 (5.56%) VBA
4 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (11.11%) XenApp
2 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Data Guard
2 2 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 2 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) Lumension
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) Blue Prism
5 1 (5.56%) Capita
5 1 (5.56%) Serena