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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 18 14 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 18 24 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 8.22% 9.45% 7.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 29.51% 58.54% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 8
Median daily rate £300 £300 £296
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £324 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Median hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -88.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+40.45% -7.00%
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
61 41 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 27.85% 16.14% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 25 18
Median daily rate £339 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.23% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £285 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £465 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 1
Median hourly rate £49.00 £20.75 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.14% -88.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -13.33%

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 26 June 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Devon region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Histogram 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 26 June 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 0 9 £275 -8.33% 2
Plymouth +6 4 £363 +34.25% 1
Exmouth - 2 £338 - 1
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 25 (64.10%) SQL
2 20 (51.28%) .NET
3 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
4 13 (33.33%) C#
5 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (25.64%) Windows
7 9 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (23.08%) T-SQL
7 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
8 8 (20.51%) ETL
8 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET
8 8 (20.51%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (17.95%) HTML
10 6 (15.38%) C++
10 6 (15.38%) VB
10 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
10 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (12.82%) MVC
11 5 (12.82%) OO
11 5 (12.82%) IIS
11 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (12.82%) TDD
11 5 (12.82%) Web Development
11 5 (12.82%) Degree
11 5 (12.82%) SCCM
11 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012

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 5 (12.82%) IIS
2 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.56%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (5.13%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (5.13%) Power BI
6 2 (5.13%) PowerPivot
6 2 (5.13%) QlikView
7 1 (2.56%) DB2
7 1 (2.56%) MySQL
7 1 (2.56%) OLAP
7 1 (2.56%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) NUnit
2 1 (2.56%) Subversion
2 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Advertising
2 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (64.10%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) .NET Developer
3 7 (17.95%) C# Developer
3 7 (17.95%) SQL Developer
4 6 (15.38%) DBA
5 4 (10.26%) Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Web Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.69%) SQL DBA
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (7.69%) SSIS Developer
7 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) SSRS Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Administrator
8 1 (2.56%) ETL Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (51.28%) .NET
2 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET
3 7 (17.95%) HTML
4 4 (10.26%) Ajax
4 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (10.26%) CSS
4 4 (10.26%) MFC
5 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (5.13%) HTML5
5 2 (5.13%) NHibernate
5 2 (5.13%) REST
5 2 (5.13%) WinForms
5 2 (5.13%) WPF
5 2 (5.13%) XML
6 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.56%) jQuery
6 1 (2.56%) MDX
6 1 (2.56%) Web Services
6 1 (2.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Clustering
2 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.13%) NHS
2 2 (5.13%) User Experience
2 2 (5.13%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.13%) Android
3 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.56%) Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) ETL
2 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (12.82%) MVC
2 5 (12.82%) OO
2 5 (12.82%) TDD
2 5 (12.82%) Web Development
3 3 (7.69%) Migration
4 2 (5.13%) CRM
4 2 (5.13%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (5.13%) ETL Development
4 2 (5.13%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (5.13%) Scrum
4 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.56%) API Integration
5 1 (2.56%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (2.56%) Data Acquisition
5 1 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.56%) SOLID
5 1 (2.56%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) SQL
2 13 (33.33%) C#
3 9 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
5 6 (15.38%) C++
5 6 (15.38%) VB
6 4 (10.26%) VB.NET
6 4 (10.26%) VC++
7 3 (7.69%) PHP
7 3 (7.69%) VBA
7 3 (7.69%) VBScript
8 2 (5.13%) Delphi
8 2 (5.13%) Java
9 1 (2.56%) PHP 5
9 1 (2.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) ISO 14001
1 3 (7.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) IFS