Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 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 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)
Buckinghamshire > High Wycombe
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 6 22
Rank change year-on-year -3 +16 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 11 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 11.96% 4.48% 2.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 73.33% 100.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 3 1
High Wycombe median daily rate £363 £270 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.26% -34.55% +65.00%
10th Percentile £300 £252 £406
90th Percentile £394 £297 £419
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
High Wycombe median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 - £22.50

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 High Wycombe with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
High Wycombe
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 15 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 16.30% 4.48% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 1
High Wycombe median daily rate £363 £270 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.26% -34.55% +64.84%
10th Percentile £274 £252 £406
90th Percentile £392 £297 £419
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £375 £368
% change year-on-year +3.33% +2.04% +13.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
High Wycombe median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 £26.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -28.30% +17.78% +11.11%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in High Wycombe

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in High Wycombe

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 18 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (63.64%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (63.64%) MVC
3 7 (63.64%) .NET
4 6 (54.55%) TDD
4 6 (54.55%) WCF
4 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (54.55%) SDLC
4 6 (54.55%) SOLID
5 4 (36.36%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (36.36%) WPF
5 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (9.09%) HTML
6 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 1 (9.09%) SOAP
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 1 (9.09%) JIRA
6 1 (9.09%) LINQ
6 1 (9.09%) Atlassian

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in High Wycombe 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Developer
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server Developer
2 10 (90.91%) SSIS Developer
2 10 (90.91%) SSRS Developer
3 6 (54.55%) .NET Developer
3 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 6 (54.55%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (54.55%) C# WCF Developer
3 6 (54.55%) Full Stack Developer
3 6 (54.55%) WCF Developer
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (36.36%) SQL BI Developer
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 4 (36.36%) SSAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
1 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (54.55%) WCF
3 4 (36.36%) WPF
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) LINQ
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
4 1 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (36.36%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) MVC
2 7 (63.64%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (54.55%) SDLC
3 6 (54.55%) SOLID
3 6 (54.55%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle