Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Poole 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 24 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)
Dorset > Poole
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 14 6
Rank change year-on-year +3 -8 +10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Poole 2.44% 2.67% 11.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.69% 25.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Poole median daily rate £530 £252 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +110.32% -30.48% +7.41%
10th Percentile £490 £212 £322
90th Percentile £570 £291 £388
Dorset median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Poole median hourly rate - - £27.50
Dorset median hourly rate £39.50 £24.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +59.60% -34.00% +56.25%

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 Poole with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Poole
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 13 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Poole 31.71% 10.67% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 4
Poole median daily rate £406 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.42% -17.24% -3.33%
10th Percentile £200 £205 £322
90th Percentile £535 £380 £388
Dorset median daily rate £381 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +8.93% - -1.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Poole median hourly rate - - £27.50
Dorset median hourly rate £39.50 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +125.71% -36.36% +14.58%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Poole

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Poole

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Poole

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Poole

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Poole

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Poole

For the 6 months to 24 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 Poole region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Poole 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA