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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Devon / Exeter
Rank 10 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 19 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 14.62% 5.00% 1.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.29% 21.74% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 2
Median daily rate £316 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.41% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £290 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £477 £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.45 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+17.53% -13.46%

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
35 23 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 26.92% 23.00% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 22 10
Median daily rate £470 £408 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.33% +132.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017, 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 32 (53.33%) .NET
2 28 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 25 (41.67%) C#
4 24 (40.00%) Oracle
5 22 (36.67%) SQL
6 16 (26.67%) Oracle Database
7 15 (25.00%) SharePoint
8 14 (23.33%) Scrum
9 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (16.67%) ERP
10 10 (16.67%) Linux
10 10 (16.67%) VB.NET
11 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
11 9 (15.00%) ITIL
11 9 (15.00%) Data Modelling
12 8 (13.33%) Back Office
13 7 (11.67%) MVC
13 7 (11.67%) PL/SQL
13 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
13 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (10.00%) JSON
14 6 (10.00%) jQuery
14 6 (10.00%) REST
14 6 (10.00%) T-SQL
14 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET
14 6 (10.00%) Unix
14 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
14 6 (10.00%) Toad
15 5 (8.33%) Active Directory
15 5 (8.33%) Citrix

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 15 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.67%) GlassFish
3 4 (6.67%) IIS
3 4 (6.67%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.67%) Oracle Database
2 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.67%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.67%) GIS
6 1 (1.67%) MySQL
6 1 (1.67%) OLTP
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Toad
2 4 (6.67%) Ant
2 4 (6.67%) Subversion
3 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.33%) NUnit
4 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.67%) JIRA
4 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.67%) TestComplete
4 1 (1.67%) TestRail
General
1 8 (13.33%) Back Office
2 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.00%) Finance
4 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (71.67%) Developer
2 22 (36.67%) .NET Developer
3 15 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 13 (21.67%) SQL Developer
5 11 (18.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (15.00%) SharePoint Developer
7 6 (10.00%) DBA
7 6 (10.00%) SQL DBA
8 5 (8.33%) Consultant
8 5 (8.33%) IT Support
8 5 (8.33%) SharePoint Consultant
9 4 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
9 4 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
10 3 (5.00%) Analyst
10 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Developer
11 2 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
11 2 (3.33%) Administrator
11 2 (3.33%) Applications Support
11 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Developer
11 2 (3.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (53.33%) .NET
2 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (10.00%) jQuery
2 6 (10.00%) JSON
2 6 (10.00%) REST
3 5 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (8.33%) CSS
3 5 (8.33%) HTML
3 5 (8.33%) SOAP
3 5 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (8.33%) WCF
4 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.67%) Cocoon
4 1 (1.67%) Grails
4 1 (1.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.67%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.67%) Spring
4 1 (1.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.67%) Algorithms
1 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
1 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
1 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.67%) Linux
2 6 (10.00%) Unix
3 4 (6.67%) AIX
3 4 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) Scrum
2 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (16.67%) ERP
4 9 (15.00%) Data Modelling
4 9 (15.00%) ITIL
5 7 (11.67%) MVC
6 5 (8.33%) OO
6 5 (8.33%) OOD
7 4 (6.67%) TDD
8 3 (5.00%) BDD
8 3 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.00%) ETL
8 3 (5.00%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.33%) CRM
9 2 (3.33%) High Availability
9 2 (3.33%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.33%) SOLID
9 2 (3.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (41.67%) C#
2 22 (36.67%) SQL
3 10 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.67%) PL/SQL
5 6 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.67%) Java
6 4 (6.67%) Perl
6 4 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.67%) VBScript
7 2 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) ISO 14001
1 4 (6.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.67%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (8.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 24 (40.00%) Oracle
3 5 (8.33%) Citrix
3 5 (8.33%) Sophos
4 4 (6.67%) IBM
4 4 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.67%) VMware
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