The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 16 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 3 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 3.37% 13.86% 17.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.67% 70.00% 48.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 7
Average daily rate £350 £263 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £212 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £363 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £347 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.72% +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.57% -4.36%
SQL Server
Dorset

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 Bournemouth region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
18 20 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 20.22% 19.80% 37.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 11
Average daily rate £431 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £200 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £656 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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 7 (46.67%) C#
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
1 7 (46.67%) WCF
2 6 (40.00%) QA
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Web Services
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (26.67%) XenApp
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (26.67%) vSphere
4 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (26.67%) Patch Management
4 4 (26.67%) Symantec
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 4 (26.67%) MS Office
4 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
4 4 (26.67%) Perl
4 4 (26.67%) VBScript
4 4 (26.67%) Data Security
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) VMware

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) TestComplete
3 1 (6.67%) ERwin
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
1 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (26.67%) C# Developer
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (13.33%) QA Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) SQL DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Data Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modeller
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
1 7 (46.67%) WCF
2 5 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (20.00%) CSS
3 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 3 (20.00%) jQuery
3 3 (20.00%) JSON
3 3 (20.00%) RESTful
3 3 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (6.67%) AutoMapper
4 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (6.67%) LINQ
4 1 (6.67%) SOAP
4 1 (6.67%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Data Security
3 4 (26.67%) Patch Management
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 3 (20.00%) MVC
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (13.33%) Line Management
5 2 (13.33%) Load Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
2 4 (26.67%) Perl
2 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (26.67%) VBScript
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (26.67%) vSphere
1 4 (26.67%) XenApp
2 1 (6.67%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Citrix
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (26.67%) Symantec
1 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) F5
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Mitel
3 1 (6.67%) NetApp
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited - Bournemouth Office
Rate: up to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited - Bournemouth Office
Rate: up to £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago