The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South West / Dorset
Rank 13 16 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 10 8 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 9.71% 4.30% 11.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 30.30% 20.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 19
Median daily rate £381 £325 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £395 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -23.72%

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 Dorset region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
33 40 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 32.04% 21.51% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 24 26
Median daily rate £375 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £385
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 - £21.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset 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 Dorset

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server across the Dorset region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Dorset region.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 21 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
Bournemouth +6 3 £475 +46.15% 7
Dorchester - 1 - - 1
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 21 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 Dorset region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) .NET
3 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (33.33%) C#
4 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
6 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (25.00%) CSS
6 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (20.83%) Ajax
7 5 (20.83%) HTML
7 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
8 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
8 4 (16.67%) Oracle
8 4 (16.67%) Windows
8 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (16.67%) Advertising
8 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
8 4 (16.67%) SDLC
9 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (12.50%) Power BI
9 3 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (12.50%) WCF
9 3 (12.50%) jQuery
9 3 (12.50%) MVC
9 3 (12.50%) OOD
9 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Kentico
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (4.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) IaaS
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (12.50%) Power BI
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (4.17%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Toad
General
1 4 (16.67%) Advertising
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) .NET Developer
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) SSAS Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) CRM Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Power BI Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Report Writer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (4.17%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (4.17%) SSRS Developer
5 1 (4.17%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) .NET
2 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 6 (25.00%) CSS
4 5 (20.83%) Ajax
4 5 (20.83%) HTML
5 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (12.50%) jQuery
5 3 (12.50%) WCF
6 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.33%) HTML5
6 2 (8.33%) JSON
6 2 (8.33%) Web Services
6 2 (8.33%) WinForms
6 2 (8.33%) XML
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.17%) Angular 2
7 1 (4.17%) Classic ASP
7 1 (4.17%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Clustering
1 1 (4.17%) EPoS
1 1 (4.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (16.67%) SDLC
3 3 (12.50%) MVC
3 3 (12.50%) OOD
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Content Management
4 2 (8.33%) ERP
4 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.17%) CRM
5 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.17%) ETL
5 1 (4.17%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.17%) High Availability
5 1 (4.17%) Informatics
5 1 (4.17%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) C#
3 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
5 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.17%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) JD Edwards