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 30 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 51 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 22.77% 4.62% 6.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 76.12% 23.81% 64.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 14 14
Median daily rate £300 £318 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.51% -36.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £266 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £327
% change year-on-year
- +7.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £48.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.60 £31.51 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+25.67% +32.67%
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
67 63 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 29.91% 19.38% 9.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 56 21
Median daily rate £325 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £520 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £48.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +41.26%

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +17 33 £300 -14.28% 3
Plymouth - 14 £313 -
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Devon region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 38 (55.07%) .NET
2 35 (50.72%) Microsoft
3 34 (49.28%) SQL
4 24 (34.78%) C#
5 21 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (28.99%) ERP
6 20 (28.99%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (28.99%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (24.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (24.64%) ETL
8 17 (24.64%) VB.NET
9 16 (23.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 16 (23.19%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (18.84%) SQL Server 2014
10 13 (18.84%) Degree
10 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET
11 12 (17.39%) MS Excel
11 12 (17.39%) T-SQL
11 12 (17.39%) QlikView
11 12 (17.39%) Kimball Methodology
12 11 (15.94%) Visualisation
12 11 (15.94%) Data Visualisation
12 11 (15.94%) Crystal Reports
13 10 (14.49%) SharePoint
13 10 (14.49%) ETL Development
13 10 (14.49%) IFS
14 9 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
15 8 (11.59%) JavaScript

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 10 (14.49%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.90%) IIS
2 2 (2.90%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.45%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.35%) MS Office
3 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) GitHub
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) HTTP
1 1 (1.45%) Internet
1 1 (1.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (24.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (23.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (23.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (18.84%) SQL Server 2014
6 12 (17.39%) QlikView
7 11 (15.94%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (2.90%) MySQL
10 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
10 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
10 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.90%) NUnit
2 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.45%) Subversion
3 1 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (2.90%) Finance
1 2 (2.90%) Retail
1 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.45%) Advertising
2 1 (1.45%) Back Office
2 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (79.71%) Developer
2 20 (28.99%) .NET Developer
2 20 (28.99%) C# Developer
3 14 (20.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (18.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 13 (18.84%) SQL Developer
5 10 (14.49%) QlikView Developer
6 8 (11.59%) SharePoint Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Consultant
7 6 (8.70%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Senior QlikView Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Business Developer
8 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) SharePoint Consultant
10 3 (4.35%) Data Analyst
10 3 (4.35%) DBA
10 3 (4.35%) SQL DBA
10 3 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (55.07%) .NET
2 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET
3 6 (8.70%) HTML
4 5 (7.25%) CSS
5 4 (5.80%) Ajax
5 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (4.35%) jQuery
6 3 (4.35%) JSON
6 3 (4.35%) WCF
7 2 (2.90%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.90%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.90%) MFC
7 2 (2.90%) REST
7 2 (2.90%) SOAP
7 2 (2.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.45%) Web Services
8 1 (1.45%) XHTML
8 1 (1.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.99%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.94%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.90%) Clustering
3 2 (2.90%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.90%) NHS
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.45%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.45%) Telematics
4 1 (1.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.35%) Linux
1 3 (4.35%) Unix
1 3 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.99%) Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.99%) ERP
2 17 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (24.64%) ETL
3 12 (17.39%) Kimball Methodology
4 11 (15.94%) Data Visualisation
5 10 (14.49%) ETL Development
6 7 (10.14%) TDD
7 5 (7.25%) OO
7 5 (7.25%) Scrum
8 4 (5.80%) Migration
8 4 (5.80%) MVC
9 3 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.35%) Data Modelling
9 3 (4.35%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.35%) Web Development
10 2 (2.90%) BDD
10 2 (2.90%) Data Mapping
10 2 (2.90%) Data Migration
10 2 (2.90%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 34 (49.28%) SQL
2 24 (34.78%) C#
3 17 (24.64%) VB.NET
4 12 (17.39%) T-SQL
5 8 (11.59%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.80%) C++
7 3 (4.35%) VB
7 3 (4.35%) VBA
7 3 (4.35%) VBScript
8 2 (2.90%) VC++
9 1 (1.45%) Java
9 1 (1.45%) PHP
9 1 (1.45%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (18.84%) Degree
2 8 (11.59%) SC Cleared
2 8 (11.59%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) SLA
2 2 (2.90%) ISO 14001
2 2 (2.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.90%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (50.72%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.49%) IFS
3 7 (10.14%) Oracle
4 3 (4.35%) BT
5 2 (2.90%) Citrix
5 2 (2.90%) Sophos
Devon
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
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