Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staines 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 19 January 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 (MS SQL)
Surrey > Staines
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 19 31
Rank change year-on-year -12 +12 -16
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 8 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 2.65% 7.08% 3.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.00% 30.36% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 1
Staines median daily rate £550 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +25.00% -2.44%
10th Percentile £385 £500 £325
90th Percentile £565 £558 £475
Surrey median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staines median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate - - £53.31

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 Staines with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Staines
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 40 56 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 13.25% 23.33% 23.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 28 9
Staines median daily rate £500 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £399 £342 £322
90th Percentile £575 £541 £595
Surrey median daily rate £463 £425 £419
% change year-on-year +8.82% +1.49% +11.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Staines median hourly rate £45.00 - -
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £19.58 £48.00
% change year-on-year +129.89% -59.22% +6.67%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Staines

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Staines

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Staines

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Staines over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in Staines

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Staines

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Staines region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (37.50%) MS Access
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (37.50%) VBA
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
3 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
3 3 (37.50%) R
3 3 (37.50%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (37.50%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (37.50%) Apache Spark
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Actionable Insight
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (25.00%) Statistics
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staines 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 (37.50%) Apache Spark
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
1 3 (37.50%) MS Access
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Data Scientist
2 2 (25.00%) Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Insight Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Insight Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Insight Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) Actionable Insight
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Data Visualisation
2 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Statistics
3 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (12.50%) Presales
4 1 (12.50%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) R
2 3 (37.50%) VBA
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) BMC
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 1 (12.50%) VMware