Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 19 15
Rank change year-on-year -2 -4 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 9 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 6.12% 1.75% 5.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 60.00% 28.57% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 1 5
Stevenage median daily rate £318 £600 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.08% +60.00% +30.43%
10th Percentile £300 £575 £328
90th Percentile £343 £625 £388
Hertfordshire median daily rate £335 £355 £388
% change year-on-year -5.63% -8.39% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stevenage median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 - -

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 15 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 10.20% 6.14% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 3
Stevenage median daily rate £335 £513 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.63% +36.67% +30.43%
10th Percentile £281 £440 £317
90th Percentile £480 £605 £508
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £405 £400
% change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Stevenage median hourly rate - £29.50 -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £29.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -40.68% +96.67% +1.01%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (33.33%) SAP
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
7 1 (11.11%) Robotic Process Automation
7 1 (11.11%) Task Automation
7 1 (11.11%) MVC
7 1 (11.11%) Web Development
7 1 (11.11%) Degree
7 1 (11.11%) Robotics
7 1 (11.11%) Velocity

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C# Developer
2 4 (44.44%) SQL BI Developer
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Developer
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server BI Developer
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Developer
2 4 (44.44%) SSAS Developer
2 4 (44.44%) SSIS Developer
2 4 (44.44%) SSRS Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) LINQ
2 1 (11.11%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Robotic Process Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Task Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle