Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 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 October 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)
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 11 18
Rank change year-on-year -21 +7 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 4 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 2.34% 10.53% 4.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.00% 70.59% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 34 2
Stevenage median daily rate £275 £363 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.14% -1.36% -2.00%
10th Percentile £183 £313 £282
90th Percentile £368 £394 £443
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Stevenage median hourly rate - £15.00 -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £15.00 -

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 Stevenage with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Stevenage
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 25 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 14.62% 14.91% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 3
Stevenage median daily rate £380 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.83% - -9.38%
10th Percentile £298 £313 £281
90th Percentile £504 £411 £442
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Stevenage median hourly rate - £15.00 £28.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -47.44% -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £28.54
% change year-on-year +133.33% -47.44% +36.33%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Stevenage

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Stevenage

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Stevenage

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in Stevenage

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) PACS
2 2 (50.00%) e-Health
2 2 (50.00%) Informatics
2 2 (50.00%) HL7
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) NHS
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Information Governance
2 2 (50.00%) Health Informatics
2 2 (50.00%) Electronic Patient Records
2 2 (50.00%) LIMS
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Skype
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Office Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (25.00%) MS Access
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Information Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Access Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Access VBA Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Database Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Database Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) VBA Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) e-Health
1 2 (50.00%) LIMS
1 2 (50.00%) NHS
1 2 (50.00%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (50.00%) Health Informatics
1 2 (50.00%) Informatics
1 2 (50.00%) Information Governance
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Office Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) SAP