Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Malling 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 September 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)
Kent > West Malling
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 5 4
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 6 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Malling 25.00% 52.00% 38.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 75.00% 100.00% 87.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 2
West Malling median daily rate £418 £340 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.79% -9.93% -
10th Percentile £337 £332 £363
90th Percentile £434 £400 £394
Kent median daily rate £409 £345 £406
% change year-on-year +18.48% -15.08% +20.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Malling median hourly rate - - -
Kent median hourly rate - - -

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 West Malling with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Malling
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 8 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Malling 33.33% 52.00% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 3
West Malling median daily rate £418 £340 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.79% -10.53% -
10th Percentile £343 £332 £363
90th Percentile £461 £400 £395
Kent median daily rate £409 £343 £400
% change year-on-year +19.34% -14.38% +18.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Malling median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 £62.00 -
% change year-on-year -43.55% - -

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in West Malling

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in West Malling

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Malling

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in West Malling

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 West Malling region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) LINQ
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Change Management
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) CMS
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) IIS
3 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Prototyping
3 3 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 3 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) ReSharper
3 3 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) MVVM
3 3 (50.00%) R
3 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (50.00%) System Testing
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (50.00%) Sitecore

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Malling 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 (50.00%) CMS
1 3 (50.00%) IIS
1 3 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) ReSharper
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Database Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Database Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) LINQ
3 3 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) MVVM
2 3 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 3 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) System Testing
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) R
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (16.67%) Capita