The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South West / Bristol
Rank 10 6 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 81 122 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.08% 15.50% 8.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% 57.28% 31.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 105 57
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £312 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £405 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.39 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.84% -10.00%

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 Bristol region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
162 213 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 22.16% 27.06% 25.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 177 175
Median daily rate £410 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £315 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -72.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 Bristol

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Bristol region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 89 (54.60%) .NET
2 84 (51.53%) SQL
3 75 (46.01%) C#
4 58 (35.58%) MVC
5 57 (34.97%) JavaScript
5 57 (34.97%) ASP.NET
6 55 (33.74%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (31.29%) Microsoft
8 48 (29.45%) AngularJS
9 41 (25.15%) ASP.NET MVC
9 41 (25.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 38 (23.31%) HTML
11 36 (22.09%) ASP.NET Web API
12 35 (21.47%) CSS
13 34 (20.86%) Scrum
14 33 (20.25%) Business Intelligence
14 33 (20.25%) TDD
15 30 (18.40%) Finance
15 30 (18.40%) Amazon AWS
16 29 (17.79%) Microsoft Azure
16 29 (17.79%) MS Excel
17 27 (16.56%) T-SQL
17 27 (16.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 26 (15.95%) Windows
19 25 (15.34%) WCF
20 23 (14.11%) E-Commerce
20 23 (14.11%) High Availability
20 23 (14.11%) SQL Server 2012
21 21 (12.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
21 21 (12.88%) ETL

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 20 (12.27%) SharePoint
2 12 (7.36%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (6.13%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (6.13%) IIS
4 5 (3.07%) OpenROAD
5 4 (2.45%) CMS
6 3 (1.84%) MQSeries
6 3 (1.84%) NetWeaver
7 2 (1.23%) Apache
7 2 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.61%) Liferay
8 1 (0.61%) Moodle
8 1 (0.61%) nginx
8 1 (0.61%) SAS
8 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (17.79%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 10 (6.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (3.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.61%) Maximo
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.61%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 30 (18.40%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (17.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (7.36%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (6.75%) GitHub
5 9 (5.52%) Amazon S3
6 4 (2.45%) Office 365
7 3 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.61%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.98%) SAN
2 4 (2.45%) DNS
2 4 (2.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (25.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 27 (16.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (14.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (12.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 20 (12.27%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (12.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (9.20%) Ingres
6 15 (9.20%) NoSQL
7 14 (8.59%) MySQL
8 13 (7.98%) SQL Server 2014
9 12 (7.36%) Oracle Database
9 12 (7.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (6.13%) Big Data
10 10 (6.13%) Hadoop
10 10 (6.13%) MS Access
11 9 (5.52%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (5.52%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (3.07%) Relational Database
12 5 (3.07%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (2.45%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 19 (11.66%) Visual Studio
2 11 (6.75%) TeamCity
3 10 (6.13%) Octopus Deploy
3 10 (6.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (4.29%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.84%) GoCD
5 3 (1.84%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.23%) HP UFT
6 2 (1.23%) NUnit
6 2 (1.23%) Selenium
6 2 (1.23%) TestComplete
7 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.61%) ERwin
7 1 (0.61%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.61%) JIRA
7 1 (0.61%) JUnit
7 1 (0.61%) Maven
7 1 (0.61%) Subversion
7 1 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 30 (18.40%) Finance
2 12 (7.36%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.13%) Electronics
3 10 (6.13%) Manufacturing
3 10 (6.13%) Marketing
4 8 (4.91%) Advertising
5 5 (3.07%) Banking
6 4 (2.45%) Retail
7 2 (1.23%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.23%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Back Office
8 1 (0.61%) Legal
8 1 (0.61%) Military
Job Titles
1 105 (64.42%) Developer
2 56 (34.36%) .NET Developer
3 31 (19.02%) C# Developer
4 23 (14.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 23 (14.11%) SQL Developer
5 21 (12.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 19 (11.66%) DBA
7 18 (11.04%) Senior Developer
8 17 (10.43%) SQL DBA
9 16 (9.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (9.20%) Senior .NET Developer
11 13 (7.98%) Analyst
12 12 (7.36%) AWS Developer
13 11 (6.75%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 11 (6.75%) Senior C# Developer
13 11 (6.75%) SSIS Developer
14 10 (6.13%) Azure Developer
14 10 (6.13%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 10 (6.13%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
15 8 (4.91%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (54.60%) .NET
2 57 (34.97%) ASP.NET
3 48 (29.45%) AngularJS
4 41 (25.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 38 (23.31%) HTML
6 36 (22.09%) ASP.NET Web API
7 35 (21.47%) CSS
8 25 (15.34%) WCF
9 20 (12.27%) jQuery
10 16 (9.82%) JSON
10 16 (9.82%) RabbitMQ
11 15 (9.20%) SOAP
12 14 (8.59%) REST
13 12 (7.36%) Web Services
14 11 (6.75%) Node.js
15 10 (6.13%) Ember.js
15 10 (6.13%) HTML5
15 10 (6.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 8 (4.91%) .NET Framework
16 8 (4.91%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.59%) Clustering
1 14 (8.59%) User Experience
2 10 (6.13%) Blog
2 10 (6.13%) Public Cloud
3 9 (5.52%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.07%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.45%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.45%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.84%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.23%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.23%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.23%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.23%) FMCG
8 2 (1.23%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.23%) Replication
9 1 (0.61%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.61%) Fintech
9 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (15.95%) Windows
2 19 (11.66%) Linux
3 13 (7.98%) Unix
4 10 (6.13%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (35.58%) MVC
2 55 (33.74%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (20.86%) Scrum
4 33 (20.25%) Business Intelligence
4 33 (20.25%) TDD
5 23 (14.11%) E-Commerce
5 23 (14.11%) High Availability
6 21 (12.88%) ETL
7 16 (9.82%) Microservices
8 13 (7.98%) DevOps
8 13 (7.98%) Kanban
9 11 (6.75%) BDD
9 11 (6.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (6.75%) SQL Optimisation
10 10 (6.13%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (6.13%) CQRS
10 10 (6.13%) Data Encryption
10 10 (6.13%) Data Management
10 10 (6.13%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (6.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 84 (51.53%) SQL
2 75 (46.01%) C#
3 57 (34.97%) JavaScript
4 27 (16.56%) T-SQL
5 14 (8.59%) PowerShell
6 13 (7.98%) Scala
7 11 (6.75%) Java
8 10 (6.13%) Ruby
8 10 (6.13%) Shell Script
8 10 (6.13%) VBA
9 6 (3.68%) PHP
10 5 (3.07%) C++
10 5 (3.07%) VC++
11 4 (2.45%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.45%) VBScript
12 3 (1.84%) Python
12 3 (1.84%) VB
13 1 (0.61%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.61%) ActionScript 3.0
13 1 (0.61%) ES6
Qualifications
1 11 (6.75%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.13%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.68%) Degree
4 2 (1.23%) MCDBA
4 2 (1.23%) MCITP
4 2 (1.23%) MCPD
4 2 (1.23%) MCSA
4 2 (1.23%) MCSD
4 2 (1.23%) MCSE
4 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.13%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (6.13%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (3.68%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.45%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.84%) Docker
4 3 (1.84%) LXC
5 1 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (8.59%) Failover Clustering
2 10 (6.13%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 51 (31.29%) Microsoft
2 20 (12.27%) SAP
3 16 (9.82%) Oracle
4 9 (5.52%) Xamarin
5 4 (2.45%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.45%) Remedy
5 4 (2.45%) Sitecore
5 4 (2.45%) Sun
5 4 (2.45%) Tableau
5 4 (2.45%) VMware
6 3 (1.84%) Telerik
7 1 (0.61%) Adobe
7 1 (0.61%) Cognos
7 1 (0.61%) Google
7 1 (0.61%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.61%) Percona
7 1 (0.61%) Teradata
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