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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 21 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 4 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 2.70% 10.34% 13.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.00% 45.00% 61.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 8
Median daily rate £263 £303 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.22% -34.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £275 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £430 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.50 £24.38
% change year-on-year
+38.95% -3.58%
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
20 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 13.51% 22.99% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 15
Median daily rate £275 £303 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -13.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £325 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -8.33%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bournemouth region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 June 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 30 June 2016, 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (31.25%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) .NET
5 4 (25.00%) C#
5 4 (25.00%) HTML
5 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (18.75%) Solvency II
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
6 3 (18.75%) Migration
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) Web Development
7 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 2 (12.50%) Replication
7 2 (12.50%) MVC
7 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
7 2 (12.50%) Web Services
7 2 (12.50%) Windows
7 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 2 (12.50%) IIS
7 2 (12.50%) CSS
7 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 2 (12.50%) Internet

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth 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 2 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) ERwin
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Bower
2 1 (6.25%) JUnit
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) SSIS Developer
3 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (12.50%) DBA
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL BI Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 2 (12.50%) Web Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft BI Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL BI Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 2 (12.50%) CSS
2 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
2 2 (12.50%) jQuery
2 2 (12.50%) LINQ
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (6.25%) AutoMapper
3 1 (6.25%) Code First Entity Framework
3 1 (6.25%) CSS3
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) JSON
3 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (6.25%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (6.25%) RequireJS
3 1 (6.25%) StructureMap
3 1 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 2 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (12.50%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) B2C
4 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) ETL
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) OOP
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (6.25%) SOLID
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) F5
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Mitel