The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 5 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 10.20% 9.59% 26.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 26.32% 35.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 5
Average daily rate
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£325 £233 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.78% -28.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-18.03% +18.53%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bath
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
19 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 38.78% 27.40% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 5
Average daily rate £300 £285 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -12.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Bath

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Bath

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Bath region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bath region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 19 (86.36%) .NET
2 18 (81.82%) C#
3 13 (59.09%) HTML
3 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET
3 13 (59.09%) CSS
4 11 (50.00%) XML
5 9 (40.91%) XSLT
5 9 (40.91%) MySQL
5 9 (40.91%) XHTML
5 9 (40.91%) Scrum
6 8 (36.36%) TDD
6 8 (36.36%) Sitecore
7 7 (31.82%) Umbraco
7 7 (31.82%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
7 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (31.82%) Web Design
7 7 (31.82%) RDBMS
8 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (22.73%) WCF
9 4 (18.18%) SQL
9 4 (18.18%) Finance
9 4 (18.18%) MVC
10 3 (13.64%) Electronics
10 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
10 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
10 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
10 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (13.64%) SAP Oil and Gas

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bath region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (31.82%) Umbraco
2 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.55%) ArcGIS
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Project
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) MySQL
2 7 (31.82%) RDBMS
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) MSTest
2 1 (4.55%) Moq
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
2 3 (13.64%) Electronics
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Games
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Web Developer
2 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Developer
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Database Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Programmer
4 1 (4.55%) Software Programmer
4 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) CRM Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Umbraco Developer
4 1 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) .NET
2 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET
2 13 (59.09%) CSS
2 13 (59.09%) HTML
3 11 (50.00%) XML
4 9 (40.91%) XSLT
4 9 (40.91%) XHTML
5 5 (22.73%) WCF
6 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
6 3 (13.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (9.09%) Sass
7 2 (9.09%) LESS
7 2 (9.09%) Web Services
7 2 (9.09%) jQuery
7 2 (9.09%) Ext JS
7 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (9.09%) HTML5
8 1 (4.55%) Silverlight
8 1 (4.55%) SOAP
8 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) DTV
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.55%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Scrum
2 8 (36.36%) TDD
3 7 (31.82%) Web Design
3 7 (31.82%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (18.18%) MVC
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
5 3 (13.64%) Web Development
5 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (9.09%) Data Mapping
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) Content Management
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) UML
7 1 (4.55%) CRM
7 1 (4.55%) EAI
7 1 (4.55%) SOA
7 1 (4.55%) Workflow
7 1 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) C#
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Sitecore
2 3 (13.64%) SAP
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) ESRI