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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 16 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 9.30% 11.11% 9.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 42.11% 66.67% 45.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 10
Median daily rate £375 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £347 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+0.35% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £25.44 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+37.57% +6.00%
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 Dorset region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
38 30 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 22.09% 16.67% 20.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 17 27
Median daily rate £403 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £290 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram 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 8 December 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
Bournemouth -2 6 £475 -2.56% 11
Weymouth +2 3 - -
Dorchester - 1 - -
Poole - 1 £300 - 7
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Dorset region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 28 (59.57%) SQL
2 21 (44.68%) SharePoint
3 19 (40.43%) HTML
4 17 (36.17%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (36.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (36.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (29.79%) Power BI
6 12 (25.53%) .NET
6 12 (25.53%) Crystal Reports
7 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
7 11 (23.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (21.28%) Java
8 10 (21.28%) C++
8 10 (21.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (21.28%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (19.15%) Dynamics AX
9 9 (19.15%) SC Cleared
9 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
9 9 (19.15%) SharePoint 2010
9 9 (19.15%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (17.02%) C#
11 6 (12.77%) T-SQL
11 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
11 6 (12.77%) Oracle
11 6 (12.77%) Windows
11 6 (12.77%) InfoPath
11 6 (12.77%) Retail
11 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 5 (10.64%) jQuery

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 21 (44.68%) SharePoint
2 10 (21.28%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (19.15%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (4.26%) CICS
4 2 (4.26%) Confluence
4 2 (4.26%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.13%) Kentico
5 1 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) InfoPath
2 4 (8.51%) MS Office
3 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
4 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.13%) IaaS
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Intranet
1 2 (4.26%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 17 (36.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (29.79%) Power BI
3 12 (25.53%) Crystal Reports
4 11 (23.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (21.28%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (19.15%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database
9 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
10 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (2.13%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.26%) Bower
3 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.26%) JUnit
4 1 (2.13%) Toad
General
1 6 (12.77%) Retail
2 4 (8.51%) Advertising
3 2 (4.26%) Military
4 1 (2.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (76.60%) Developer
2 13 (27.66%) SQL Developer
3 9 (19.15%) SharePoint Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) .NET Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Service Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.26%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (4.26%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Environment Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (4.26%) HTML Developer
8 2 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (40.43%) HTML
2 12 (25.53%) .NET
3 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET
3 5 (10.64%) jQuery
4 4 (8.51%) CSS
4 4 (8.51%) HTML5
4 4 (8.51%) JSON
5 3 (6.38%) XML
6 2 (4.26%) Ajax
6 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (4.26%) CSS3
6 2 (4.26%) RequireJS
6 2 (4.26%) Sass
6 2 (4.26%) WCF
6 2 (4.26%) Web Services
6 2 (4.26%) WinForms
7 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.13%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.13%) NHibernate
7 1 (2.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) EPoS
2 2 (4.26%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (4.26%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.13%) Clustering
3 1 (2.13%) Informatics
3 1 (2.13%) iPad
3 1 (2.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) Unix
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (10.64%) ERP
3 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.38%) MVC
5 2 (4.26%) B2C
5 2 (4.26%) Content Management
5 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
5 2 (4.26%) Front End Development
5 2 (4.26%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (2.13%) CRM
6 1 (2.13%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.13%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.13%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.13%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.13%) ETL
6 1 (2.13%) High Availability
6 1 (2.13%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (2.13%) MVVM
6 1 (2.13%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.13%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (59.57%) SQL
2 10 (21.28%) C++
2 10 (21.28%) Java
3 8 (17.02%) C#
4 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.77%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.26%) JCL
6 2 (4.26%) REXX
6 2 (4.26%) Ruby
6 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) SC Cleared
1 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) CA Endevor
1 2 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle
3 4 (8.51%) Nintex
4 2 (4.26%) CA
4 2 (4.26%) HP
4 2 (4.26%) IBM
4 2 (4.26%) JD Edwards
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