The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 2 14 30
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +16
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 33 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 26.40% 7.44% 2.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 80.49% 31.03% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 9 5
Median daily rate £300 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £31.52 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+26.90% +40.08%
SQL Server
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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 Exeter region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
41 29 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 32.80% 23.97% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 6
Median daily rate £300 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £531 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.77% +49.11%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Exeter 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 Exeter

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Exeter region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 31 (73.81%) .NET
2 20 (47.62%) C#
3 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 16 (38.10%) SQL
4 16 (38.10%) VB.NET
5 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET
5 10 (23.81%) ERP
6 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 9 (21.43%) T-SQL
7 8 (19.05%) SharePoint
8 7 (16.67%) TDD
9 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (14.29%) Oracle
10 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
10 5 (11.90%) HTML
10 5 (11.90%) Scrum
10 5 (11.90%) SLA
11 4 (9.52%) Migration
11 4 (9.52%) CSS
12 3 (7.14%) Unix
12 3 (7.14%) Linux
12 3 (7.14%) OO
12 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (7.14%) MVC
12 3 (7.14%) BT
12 3 (7.14%) MS Office
12 3 (7.14%) ETL
12 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (7.14%) Ajax

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter 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 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.38%) CMS
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.14%) MS Office
3 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) GitHub
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) HTTP
1 1 (2.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.76%) MySQL
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) NUnit
1 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.38%) Subversion
2 1 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (85.71%) Developer
2 17 (40.48%) .NET Developer
2 17 (40.48%) C# Developer
3 12 (28.57%) SQL Developer
4 11 (26.19%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
6 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Consultant
7 4 (9.52%) SharePoint Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) DBA
8 2 (4.76%) IT Support
8 2 (4.76%) SQL DBA
8 2 (4.76%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Java Programmer
9 1 (2.38%) Magento Developer
9 1 (2.38%) SQL Data Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) VB.NET Developer
9 1 (2.38%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (73.81%) .NET
2 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET
3 5 (11.90%) HTML
4 4 (9.52%) CSS
5 3 (7.14%) Ajax
5 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (7.14%) jQuery
5 3 (7.14%) JSON
6 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.76%) REST
6 2 (4.76%) SOAP
6 2 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (4.76%) WCF
7 1 (2.38%) Grails
7 1 (2.38%) RESTful
7 1 (2.38%) Web Services
7 1 (2.38%) XHTML
7 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.38%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Linux
1 3 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) ERP
2 7 (16.67%) TDD
3 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.90%) Scrum
5 4 (9.52%) Migration
6 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.14%) ETL
6 3 (7.14%) MVC
6 3 (7.14%) OO
6 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.76%) BDD
7 2 (4.76%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.76%) ITIL
7 2 (4.76%) OOD
7 2 (4.76%) SOLID
7 2 (4.76%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.76%) Web Development
8 1 (2.38%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 1 (2.38%) Data Acquisition
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) C#
2 16 (38.10%) SQL
2 16 (38.10%) VB.NET
3 9 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.76%) C++
5 2 (4.76%) VB
5 2 (4.76%) VBA
5 2 (4.76%) VBScript
6 1 (2.38%) Java
6 1 (2.38%) PHP
6 1 (2.38%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
1 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) ISO 14001
2 2 (4.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.76%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.38%) Docker
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (7.14%) BT
4 2 (4.76%) Citrix
4 2 (4.76%) Sophos