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 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 3 14 28
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +14
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 27 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 20.00% 7.75% 3.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.70% 44.00% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 6
Median daily rate £275 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £288 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £350 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £29.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +32.22%
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
46 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 34.07% 17.61% 9.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 22 12
Median daily rate £300 £331 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% -26.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
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 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 30 August 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 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 Exeter region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 25 (71.43%) .NET
2 15 (42.86%) SQL
2 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 14 (40.00%) C#
4 12 (34.29%) VB.NET
5 10 (28.57%) T-SQL
6 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
6 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
7 7 (20.00%) TDD
7 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
8 6 (17.14%) ERP
9 5 (14.29%) SLA
10 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (11.43%) HTML
11 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
11 3 (8.57%) Oracle
11 3 (8.57%) MS Office
11 3 (8.57%) ETL
11 3 (8.57%) Migration
11 3 (8.57%) Scrum
11 3 (8.57%) BT
11 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (8.57%) Ajax
11 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
11 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration

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 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) GitHub
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Broadband
1 1 (2.86%) HTTP
1 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.71%) MySQL
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.86%) PowerPivot
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) NUnit
1 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
2 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (2.86%) Back Office
1 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (82.86%) Developer
2 13 (37.14%) C# Developer
3 12 (34.29%) .NET Developer
4 11 (31.43%) SQL Developer
5 7 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
6 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Consultant
7 3 (8.57%) SharePoint Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) DBA
8 2 (5.71%) SQL DBA
8 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Java Programmer
9 1 (2.86%) MI Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Scientific Programmer
9 1 (2.86%) SQL Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) SSRS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (71.43%) .NET
2 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
3 4 (11.43%) HTML
4 3 (8.57%) Ajax
4 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (5.71%) CSS
6 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.86%) Grails
6 1 (2.86%) jQuery
6 1 (2.86%) JSON
6 1 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.86%) RESTful
6 1 (2.86%) Web Services
6 1 (2.86%) XHTML
6 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.86%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Linux
1 2 (5.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) TDD
2 6 (17.14%) ERP
3 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (8.57%) ETL
4 3 (8.57%) Migration
4 3 (8.57%) Scrum
4 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
4 3 (8.57%) Web Development
5 2 (5.71%) BDD
5 2 (5.71%) SOLID
5 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.86%) API Integration
6 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.86%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 1 (2.86%) Data Acquisition
6 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.86%) OO PHP
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) SQL
2 14 (40.00%) C#
3 12 (34.29%) VB.NET
4 10 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.71%) C++
6 2 (5.71%) VB
6 2 (5.71%) VBA
6 2 (5.71%) VBScript
7 1 (2.86%) Java
7 1 (2.86%) PHP
7 1 (2.86%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) ISO 14001
2 2 (5.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) Docker
1 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) BT
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Citrix
3 1 (2.86%) Sophos