The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Street 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 30 March 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)
Somerset / Street
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Street - - 22.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year - +1.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +66.66% -30.76%  

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 Street with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Street
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 2 2 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Street 33.33% 22.22% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Median daily rate £400 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +17.85%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Street

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Street 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 Street

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Street

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Street

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Street

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Street

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Street region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) DOM
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Dojo
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau
1 1 (50.00%) NuGet
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
1 1 (50.00%) Slack

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Street 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) NuGet
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Dojo
1 1 (50.00%) DOM
1 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau