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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 39 21 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 17.03% 6.46% 7.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 61.90% 39.62% 54.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 13
Median daily rate £275 £315 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £350 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Median hourly rate £44.00 £23.50 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.23% -86.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £29.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +32.22%
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
63 53 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 27.51% 16.31% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 43 23
Median daily rate £325 £405 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.75% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £278 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Median hourly rate £44.00 £23.50 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.23% -86.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

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 August 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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +11 27 £275 -15.38% 2
Plymouth +15 9 £325 +3.17%
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 31 (54.39%) .NET
2 29 (50.88%) SQL
3 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 18 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (29.82%) C#
5 17 (29.82%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (29.82%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (24.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (22.81%) VB.NET
8 13 (22.81%) ETL
9 12 (21.05%) ERP
10 11 (19.30%) T-SQL
10 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
10 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (19.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET
11 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (15.79%) SQL Server 2014
12 9 (15.79%) Degree
13 8 (14.04%) QlikView
13 8 (14.04%) SC Cleared
13 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
13 8 (14.04%) SharePoint
13 8 (14.04%) Kimball Methodology
14 7 (12.28%) Data Visualisation
14 7 (12.28%) Visualisation
14 7 (12.28%) Crystal Reports
14 7 (12.28%) TDD
15 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008

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 8 (14.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.51%) IIS
3 1 (1.75%) CMS
3 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) GitHub
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Broadband
1 1 (1.75%) HTTP
1 1 (1.75%) Internet
1 1 (1.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.82%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (24.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (19.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (15.79%) SQL Server 2014
7 8 (14.04%) QlikView
8 7 (12.28%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (3.51%) MySQL
11 2 (3.51%) PowerPivot
11 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
11 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
12 1 (1.75%) OLAP
12 1 (1.75%) OLAP Cube
12 1 (1.75%) Power BI
12 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.51%) NUnit
2 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.75%) Subversion
3 1 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (3.51%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Back Office
2 1 (1.75%) Marketing
2 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (77.19%) Developer
2 15 (26.32%) C# Developer
3 14 (24.56%) .NET Developer
4 13 (22.81%) SQL Developer
5 10 (17.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 9 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (12.28%) SharePoint Developer
8 6 (10.53%) QlikView Developer
9 5 (8.77%) Analyst
9 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Developer
10 4 (7.02%) Consultant
10 4 (7.02%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
10 4 (7.02%) Senior Developer
10 4 (7.02%) Senior QlikView Developer
11 3 (5.26%) Data Analyst
11 3 (5.26%) DBA
11 3 (5.26%) SharePoint Consultant
11 3 (5.26%) SQL DBA
11 3 (5.26%) SSIS Developer
11 3 (5.26%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (54.39%) .NET
2 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET
3 5 (8.77%) HTML
4 4 (7.02%) Ajax
5 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (5.26%) CSS
6 2 (3.51%) MFC
7 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.75%) Grails
7 1 (1.75%) jQuery
7 1 (1.75%) JSON
7 1 (1.75%) MDX
7 1 (1.75%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.75%) RESTful
7 1 (1.75%) Web Services
7 1 (1.75%) XHTML
7 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.82%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.28%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.51%) Clustering
3 2 (3.51%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.51%) NHS
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.75%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.75%) Telematics
4 1 (1.75%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Linux
2 2 (3.51%) Unix
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (22.81%) ETL
3 12 (21.05%) ERP
4 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (14.04%) Kimball Methodology
6 7 (12.28%) Data Visualisation
6 7 (12.28%) TDD
7 6 (10.53%) ETL Development
8 4 (7.02%) Web Development
9 3 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.26%) Data Modelling
9 3 (5.26%) Migration
9 3 (5.26%) OO
9 3 (5.26%) Scrum
9 3 (5.26%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.51%) BDD
10 2 (3.51%) Data Analysis
10 2 (3.51%) Data Management
10 2 (3.51%) Data Mapping
10 2 (3.51%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.88%) SQL
2 17 (29.82%) C#
3 13 (22.81%) VB.NET
4 11 (19.30%) T-SQL
5 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.02%) C++
7 3 (5.26%) VB
7 3 (5.26%) VBA
7 3 (5.26%) VBScript
8 2 (3.51%) VC++
9 1 (1.75%) Java
9 1 (1.75%) PHP
9 1 (1.75%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Degree
2 8 (14.04%) SC Cleared
2 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) SLA
2 2 (3.51%) ISO 14001
2 2 (3.51%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.75%) Docker
1 1 (1.75%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) IFS
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle
4 3 (5.26%) BT
5 1 (1.75%) Citrix
5 1 (1.75%) Sophos
Exeter, Devon
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