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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 22 10
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 32 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 13.11% 3.72% 9.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 66.67% 21.95% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 10
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£340 £393 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.37% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £294 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £481 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £13.76
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £31.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+5.64% +2.47%
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
48 41 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 19.67% 16.94% 27.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 29
Average daily rate £366 £423 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.49% +9.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £515 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £13.76
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -2.16%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Histogram in Dorset

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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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
Bournemouth +11 19 £333 -15.22% 11
Poole +2 3 £345 +2.22% 2
Weymouth - 1 - -
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 22 (48.89%) .NET
2 21 (46.67%) C#
3 18 (40.00%) SQL
4 13 (28.89%) Windows
5 11 (24.44%) QA
6 10 (22.22%) WCF
7 9 (20.00%) HTML
8 8 (17.78%) Oracle
8 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
9 7 (15.56%) VMware
9 7 (15.56%) Banking
9 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
9 7 (15.56%) Unit Testing
9 7 (15.56%) Web Development
9 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
9 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (15.56%) MVC
9 7 (15.56%) Web Services
9 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (15.56%) vSphere
10 6 (13.33%) CSS
10 6 (13.33%) Linux
10 6 (13.33%) UML
10 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
10 6 (13.33%) ETL
10 6 (13.33%) jQuery
10 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.89%) CMS
3 3 (6.67%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.67%) IIS
3 3 (6.67%) Apache
4 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (2.22%) DNN
5 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.22%) Kentico
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (4.44%) PowerPivot
3 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) SNMP
1 2 (4.44%) Intranet
1 2 (4.44%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (8.89%) MySQL
3 4 (8.89%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.44%) OLTP
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Power View
5 2 (4.44%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.22%) OLAP
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (4.44%) Subversion
3 2 (4.44%) JIRA
3 2 (4.44%) TestComplete
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.22%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.22%) JBehave
4 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (15.56%) Banking
2 3 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Military
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Developer
2 8 (17.78%) DBA
2 8 (17.78%) .NET Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Administrator
4 5 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 5 (11.11%) SQL DBA
4 5 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.44%) Java Team Leader
6 2 (4.44%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) C++ Team Leader
6 2 (4.44%) Test Leader
6 2 (4.44%) QA Leader
6 2 (4.44%) Technical Team Leader
6 2 (4.44%) IT Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (48.89%) .NET
2 10 (22.22%) WCF
3 9 (20.00%) HTML
4 7 (15.56%) Web Services
5 6 (13.33%) CSS
5 6 (13.33%) jQuery
6 5 (11.11%) SOAP
6 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (8.89%) REST
8 3 (6.67%) JSON
9 2 (4.44%) XML
9 2 (4.44%) Ajax
9 2 (4.44%) RESTful
10 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (2.22%) OAuth
10 1 (2.22%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Data Integration
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Windows
2 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (13.33%) Linux
4 5 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.56%) MVC
1 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
1 7 (15.56%) Unit Testing
1 7 (15.56%) Web Development
2 6 (13.33%) UML
2 6 (13.33%) ETL
3 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (11.11%) Migration
3 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.11%) Data Security
3 5 (11.11%) Patch Management
4 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
4 4 (8.89%) Multithreading
5 3 (6.67%) Performance Testing
5 3 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 3 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 3 (6.67%) TDD
5 3 (6.67%) Data Management
5 3 (6.67%) Scrum
5 3 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) C#
2 18 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.11%) Perl
4 5 (11.11%) VBScript
4 5 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 5 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 4 (8.89%) C++
5 4 (8.89%) Java
6 3 (6.67%) PHP
6 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.44%) C
8 1 (2.22%) VB
8 1 (2.22%) VB6
8 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) ISEB
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (24.44%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
1 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (15.56%) vSphere
2 5 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 3 (6.67%) XenApp
4 2 (4.44%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle
2 7 (15.56%) VMware
3 5 (11.11%) Symantec
4 3 (6.67%) Citrix
4 3 (6.67%) NetApp
5 2 (4.44%) IBM
5 2 (4.44%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.22%) Red Gate
6 1 (2.22%) EPiServer
6 1 (2.22%) TIBCO
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