Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 21 June 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 > Kent
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 64 70
Rank change year-on-year +8 +6 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2014 1 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.22% 0.38% 1.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.61% 1.79% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 7
Kent median daily rate £425 £400 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -13.04% +31.43%
10th Percentile £413 £389 £391
90th Percentile £438 £411 £471
South East median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -6.25% - -1.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
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 Kent with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 62 112 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 13.33% 21.09% 28.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 83 156
Kent median daily rate £418 £338 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.70% -14.56% +17.04%
10th Percentile £346 £201 £256
90th Percentile £538 £434 £663
South East median daily rate £438 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +6.69% +2.51% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Kent median hourly rate - £62.00 -
South East median hourly rate £40.25 £19.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +111.84% -46.48% +31.18%

SQL Server 2014
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2014 in Kent

SQL Server 2014
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2014 in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for SQL Server 2014.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016

SQL Server 2014
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL