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 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 21 23
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 18 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 9.89% 5.56% 5.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 48.65% 34.29% 41.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 6
Average daily rate £338 £230 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.73% -22.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £193 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £268 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £349 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.28% +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.10 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-9.65% +1.90%
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
37 35 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 20.33% 16.20% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 21 13
Average daily rate £338 £400 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +77.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £500 £319
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £12.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

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 May 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Devon region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +10 10 £331 +52.29% 3
Exmouth - 2 £338 - 1
Plymouth - 2 £363 - 2
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 28 (63.64%) SQL
2 24 (54.55%) .NET
3 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 17 (38.64%) C#
5 14 (31.82%) Windows
6 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (22.73%) C++
8 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (18.18%) MFC
9 8 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (18.18%) OO
9 8 (18.18%) VC++
9 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
10 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET
10 7 (15.91%) ETL
10 7 (15.91%) Degree
11 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (13.64%) VB
11 6 (13.64%) HTML
12 5 (11.36%) MVC
12 5 (11.36%) T-SQL
12 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
12 5 (11.36%) VB.NET
12 5 (11.36%) IIS
12 5 (11.36%) SCCM
12 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (9.09%) Web Development
13 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 5 (11.36%) IIS
2 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.55%) Power BI
6 2 (4.55%) PowerPivot
7 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.27%) DB2
7 1 (2.27%) OLAP
7 1 (2.27%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.27%) QlikView
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) NUnit
2 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.27%) JIRA
2 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Back Office
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (61.36%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (22.73%) C# Developer
4 9 (20.45%) SQL Developer
5 6 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (13.64%) DBA
6 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Consultant
8 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Database Consultant
8 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Consultant
8 3 (6.82%) Operations Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.82%) SQL DBA
8 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Consultant
8 3 (6.82%) SSIS Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Web Developer
9 2 (4.55%) ERP Developer
9 2 (4.55%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (54.55%) .NET
2 8 (18.18%) MFC
3 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET
4 6 (13.64%) HTML
5 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (4.55%) Ajax
6 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (4.55%) CSS
6 2 (4.55%) HTML5
6 2 (4.55%) NHibernate
6 2 (4.55%) REST
6 2 (4.55%) Web Services
6 2 (4.55%) WinForms
6 2 (4.55%) WPF
6 2 (4.55%) XML
7 1 (2.27%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.27%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.27%) Replication
4 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.55%) Android
3 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.27%) Linux
4 1 (2.27%) Solaris
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) OO
2 7 (15.91%) ETL
3 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.36%) MVC
4 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 4 (9.09%) Migration
4 4 (9.09%) Web Development
5 3 (6.82%) Data Migration
5 3 (6.82%) ERP
5 3 (6.82%) Scrum
6 2 (4.55%) CRM
6 2 (4.55%) ETL Development
6 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.55%) TDD
7 1 (2.27%) Data Acquisition
7 1 (2.27%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (2.27%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (2.27%) SOLID
7 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 28 (63.64%) SQL
2 17 (38.64%) C#
3 10 (22.73%) C++
4 8 (18.18%) VC++
5 6 (13.64%) VB
6 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
6 5 (11.36%) T-SQL
6 5 (11.36%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.55%) Delphi
7 2 (4.55%) Java
7 2 (4.55%) PHP
7 2 (4.55%) VB6
7 2 (4.55%) VBA
7 2 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) ISO 14001
1 4 (9.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) IFS
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