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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 20 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 9 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 6.29% 6.75% 6.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 21.95% 45.83% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 5
Median daily rate £275 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -4.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £22.75 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+40.45% -7.00%
SQL Server
Devon

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 24 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 28.67% 14.72% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 12
Median daily rate £425 £346 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.74% -7.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £22.75 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Histogram in Exeter

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 13 (68.42%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) T-SQL
3 8 (42.11%) C#
4 6 (31.58%) HTML
4 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
5 5 (26.32%) TDD
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (26.32%) VB
6 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (21.05%) MVC
6 4 (21.05%) Web Development
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (15.79%) Migration
7 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.79%) Ajax
7 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
7 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (15.79%) CSS
7 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
7 3 (15.79%) PHP
8 2 (10.53%) VBScript
8 2 (10.53%) Java
8 2 (10.53%) C++

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 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
4 1 (5.26%) PowerPivot
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) NUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
6 2 (10.53%) DBA
6 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) SQL DBA
7 1 (5.26%) Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Angular Developer
7 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Information Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Magento Developer
7 1 (5.26%) MI Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) UI Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) .NET
2 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
2 6 (31.58%) HTML
3 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (15.79%) Ajax
4 3 (15.79%) CSS
5 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (10.53%) HTML5
5 2 (10.53%) NHibernate
5 2 (10.53%) REST
5 2 (10.53%) WinForms
5 2 (10.53%) WPF
5 2 (10.53%) XML
6 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.26%) jQuery
6 1 (5.26%) Web Services
6 1 (5.26%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) Clustering
1 2 (10.53%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.26%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Android
1 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) TDD
2 4 (21.05%) MVC
2 4 (21.05%) Web Development
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) CRM
4 2 (10.53%) ETL
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) OO PHP
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) C#
2 8 (42.11%) T-SQL
3 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 5 (26.32%) VB
5 3 (15.79%) PHP
5 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
6 2 (10.53%) C++
6 2 (10.53%) Delphi
6 2 (10.53%) Java
6 2 (10.53%) VBA
6 2 (10.53%) VBScript
7 1 (5.26%) PHP 5
7 1 (5.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO 14001
1 2 (10.53%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle