The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Marlow 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 3 months to 28 April 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)
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 - 4
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Marlow 50.00% - 40.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% - 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £150 - £263
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year - +0.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +34.42% -6.15%  

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Marlow with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Marlow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Marlow 50.00% 9.09% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £150 - £263
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.30
% change year-on-year -4.61% +0.61%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Marlow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Marlow citing SQL Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Marlow

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Marlow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Marlow

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Marlow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Marlow

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Marlow region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec
2 3 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (60.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) SMTP
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) Android
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (60.00%) MobileIron
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (60.00%) Skype

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Marlow 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 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) Skype
1 3 (60.00%) SMTP
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) PowerPivot
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Excel Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Report Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Android
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre Operations
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 3 (60.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 3 (60.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 2 (40.00%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Data Extraction
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (60.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) R
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VBA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) AirWatch
1 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (60.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) MobileIron
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec
2 3 (60.00%) VMware