The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 21 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 20 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 7.60% 8.37% 7.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.63% 45.95% 41.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 9
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£300 £313 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +56.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £240 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £390 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 £175.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £24.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-1.04% -5.88%
SQL Server
South West

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 Devon region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
38 37 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 14.45% 18.23% 18.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 18 19
Average daily rate £350 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £21.00 £175.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.00% +288.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Devon

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Devon region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Devon region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -3 11 £300 -5.13% 7
Plymouth -3 3 £315 +12.50% 2
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 17 (60.71%) .NET
2 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET
3 13 (46.43%) SQL
4 12 (42.86%) C#
4 12 (42.86%) HTML
4 12 (42.86%) MVC
5 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
6 10 (35.71%) CSS
6 10 (35.71%) jQuery
7 9 (32.14%) Windows
8 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (21.43%) Classic ASP
9 6 (21.43%) IIS
9 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (17.86%) HTML5
10 5 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (17.86%) Ajax
10 5 (17.86%) VPN
11 4 (14.29%) DNS
11 4 (14.29%) Apache
11 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
11 4 (14.29%) MySQL
11 4 (14.29%) Web Services
11 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
11 4 (14.29%) VBScript
11 4 (14.29%) VB
11 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
11 4 (14.29%) Migration
11 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 6 (21.43%) IIS
2 4 (14.29%) Apache
2 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) CMS
3 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) VPN
2 4 (14.29%) DNS
2 4 (14.29%) SAN
2 4 (14.29%) Firewall
2 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 4 (14.29%) Network Security
3 3 (10.71%) VoIP
4 1 (3.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (14.29%) MySQL
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) .NET Developer
3 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 4 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Server Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Server Support Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Database Developer
7 1 (3.57%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) NHS Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (60.71%) .NET
2 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET
3 12 (42.86%) HTML
4 10 (35.71%) jQuery
4 10 (35.71%) CSS
5 6 (21.43%) Classic ASP
6 5 (17.86%) Ajax
6 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (17.86%) HTML5
7 4 (14.29%) Web Services
8 3 (10.71%) WCF
8 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (7.14%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (7.14%) Entity Framework
9 2 (7.14%) XML
9 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
10 1 (3.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) NHS
1 2 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) DTV
2 1 (3.57%) Statistics
2 1 (3.57%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) MVC
2 5 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 4 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 4 (14.29%) Server Hardening
3 4 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (7.14%) Workflow
4 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.14%) OOP
4 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.14%) Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
4 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) SQL
2 12 (42.86%) C#
3 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 4 (14.29%) VBScript
4 4 (14.29%) VB
4 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.14%) PHP
6 1 (3.57%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
1 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.14%) Sitecore
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) SAP
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