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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South West / Devon
Rank 20 15 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 22 27 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 8.15% 10.07% 2.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 38.60% 35.53% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 4
Median daily rate £263 £325 £243
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.23% +34.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £188 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £358 £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £22.77 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+37.24% -24.10%

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
57 76 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 21.11% 28.36% 23.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 63 44
Median daily rate £466 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £290 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £408 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £43.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Devon 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 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 22 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Devon region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +1 17 £135 -55.00% 9
Plymouth +8 3 £475 +153.33%
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Devon region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 40 (56.34%) Microsoft
2 32 (45.07%) Oracle
3 30 (42.25%) SQL
4 29 (40.85%) .NET
5 24 (33.80%) Oracle Database
6 19 (26.76%) C#
7 16 (22.54%) Linux
8 15 (21.13%) ITIL
8 15 (21.13%) SharePoint
9 13 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (18.31%) WebSphere
10 11 (15.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (15.49%) Scrum
10 11 (15.49%) ERP
10 11 (15.49%) IBM
10 11 (15.49%) IIS
10 11 (15.49%) Perl
11 10 (14.08%) JavaScript
11 10 (14.08%) VBScript
11 10 (14.08%) Ant
11 10 (14.08%) Kerberos
11 10 (14.08%) Red Hat
11 10 (14.08%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (14.08%) MS Excel
11 10 (14.08%) Data Modelling
11 10 (14.08%) AIX
11 10 (14.08%) Subversion
11 10 (14.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (14.08%) GlassFish
11 10 (14.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 15 (21.13%) SharePoint
2 13 (18.31%) WebSphere
3 11 (15.49%) IIS
4 10 (14.08%) GlassFish
5 5 (7.04%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.82%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.82%) JBoss
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.41%) Apache
7 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.41%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 10 (14.08%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) SaaS
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.08%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.41%) LAN
2 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (33.80%) Oracle Database
2 11 (15.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (14.08%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (14.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (14.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (12.68%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (9.86%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (8.45%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (5.63%) QlikView
9 2 (2.82%) MySQL
9 2 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.41%) GIS
10 1 (1.41%) OLTP
10 1 (1.41%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 10 (14.08%) Ant
1 10 (14.08%) Subversion
2 6 (8.45%) Toad
3 4 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.41%) JIRA
5 1 (1.41%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.41%) TestComplete
5 1 (1.41%) TestRail
5 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (11.27%) Back Office
2 6 (8.45%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.04%) Advertising
3 5 (7.04%) Finance
4 2 (2.82%) Retail
5 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (56.34%) Developer
2 18 (25.35%) .NET Developer
3 10 (14.08%) SQL Developer
4 8 (11.27%) Analyst
4 8 (11.27%) Applications Support
4 8 (11.27%) SharePoint Developer
5 7 (9.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (9.86%) C# Developer
6 6 (8.45%) DBA
6 6 (8.45%) SQL DBA
7 5 (7.04%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 5 (7.04%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (7.04%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Consultant
7 5 (7.04%) IT Support
7 5 (7.04%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (5.63%) QlikView Developer
8 4 (5.63%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (40.85%) .NET
2 9 (12.68%) JSON
3 8 (11.27%) HTML
3 8 (11.27%) jQuery
3 8 (11.27%) REST
3 8 (11.27%) SOAP
4 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET
4 7 (9.86%) CSS
5 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (8.45%) WCF
6 5 (7.04%) AngularJS
6 5 (7.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (5.63%) .NET Framework
8 3 (4.23%) Spring
8 3 (4.23%) Web Services
8 3 (4.23%) XML
9 2 (2.82%) Ajax
9 2 (2.82%) JMS
9 2 (2.82%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.82%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.41%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.54%) Linux
2 10 (14.08%) AIX
2 10 (14.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (7.04%) Unix
4 4 (5.63%) Windows
5 3 (4.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.13%) ITIL
2 13 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (15.49%) ERP
3 11 (15.49%) Scrum
4 10 (14.08%) Data Modelling
5 9 (12.68%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (11.27%) MVC
7 6 (8.45%) ETL
8 5 (7.04%) OO
8 5 (7.04%) OOD
8 5 (7.04%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.63%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (5.63%) ETL Development
9 4 (5.63%) Kimball Methodology
9 4 (5.63%) Visualisation
10 3 (4.23%) Data Analysis
10 3 (4.23%) Data Management
10 3 (4.23%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (2.82%) CRM
11 2 (2.82%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 30 (42.25%) SQL
2 19 (26.76%) C#
3 11 (15.49%) Perl
4 10 (14.08%) JavaScript
4 10 (14.08%) PowerShell
4 10 (14.08%) VBScript
5 9 (12.68%) PL/SQL
6 8 (11.27%) T-SQL
7 6 (8.45%) Java
7 6 (8.45%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.82%) PHP
9 1 (1.41%) C++
9 1 (1.41%) Python
9 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.63%) Degree
2 4 (5.63%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) ISO 14001
1 2 (2.82%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
1 5 (7.04%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (56.34%) Microsoft
2 32 (45.07%) Oracle
3 11 (15.49%) IBM
4 10 (14.08%) Red Hat
5 5 (7.04%) Citrix
5 5 (7.04%) Sophos
6 4 (5.63%) IFS
7 1 (1.41%) Google
7 1 (1.41%) VMware