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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Devon / Exeter
Rank 12 14 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 17 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 11.18% 9.90% 2.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 48.57% 43.48% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 2
Median daily rate £135 £300 £243
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.00% +23.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.95% -30.00%

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 23.03% 22.77% 18.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 9
Median daily rate £490 £408 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.24% +132.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+38.18% -15.38%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 30 (55.56%) Oracle
1 30 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 23 (42.59%) .NET
3 22 (40.74%) Oracle Database
4 19 (35.19%) SQL
5 17 (31.48%) C#
6 16 (29.63%) Linux
7 15 (27.78%) ITIL
8 12 (22.22%) SharePoint
9 11 (20.37%) Perl
9 11 (20.37%) IIS
9 11 (20.37%) Scrum
10 10 (18.52%) IBM
10 10 (18.52%) Red Hat
10 10 (18.52%) AIX
10 10 (18.52%) Kerberos
10 10 (18.52%) Ant
10 10 (18.52%) VBScript
10 10 (18.52%) Subversion
10 10 (18.52%) WebSphere
10 10 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (18.52%) GlassFish
10 10 (18.52%) PowerShell
11 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (14.81%) Data Modelling
12 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
12 8 (14.81%) Back Office
13 7 (12.96%) MVC
13 7 (12.96%) PL/SQL
13 7 (12.96%) JavaScript

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 12 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 11 (20.37%) IIS
3 10 (18.52%) GlassFish
3 10 (18.52%) WebSphere
4 5 (9.26%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.85%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) SaaS
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.85%) LAN
2 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.74%) Oracle Database
2 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.85%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.85%) GIS
6 1 (1.85%) OLTP
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Ant
1 10 (18.52%) Subversion
2 6 (11.11%) Toad
3 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.85%) JIRA
4 1 (1.85%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.85%) TestComplete
4 1 (1.85%) TestRail
General
1 8 (14.81%) Back Office
2 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.56%) Finance
4 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (55.56%) Developer
2 17 (31.48%) .NET Developer
3 8 (14.81%) Applications Support
3 8 (14.81%) SQL Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 6 (11.11%) DBA
4 6 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
4 6 (11.11%) SQL DBA
5 5 (9.26%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (9.26%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) IT Support
5 5 (9.26%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (7.41%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (5.56%) Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) SharePoint Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (42.59%) .NET
2 6 (11.11%) jQuery
2 6 (11.11%) JSON
2 6 (11.11%) REST
3 5 (9.26%) AngularJS
3 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET
3 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (9.26%) CSS
3 5 (9.26%) HTML
3 5 (9.26%) SOAP
3 5 (9.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (9.26%) WCF
4 1 (1.85%) Cocoon
4 1 (1.85%) Grails
4 1 (1.85%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.85%) Spring
4 1 (1.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
1 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
1 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
1 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.63%) Linux
2 10 (18.52%) AIX
2 10 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (9.26%) Unix
4 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) ITIL
2 11 (20.37%) Scrum
3 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (14.81%) Data Modelling
5 7 (12.96%) MVC
6 6 (11.11%) ERP
7 5 (9.26%) OO
7 5 (9.26%) OOD
7 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.70%) CRM
8 2 (3.70%) ETL
8 2 (3.70%) High Availability
9 1 (1.85%) BDD
9 1 (1.85%) Data Analysis
9 1 (1.85%) Data Management
9 1 (1.85%) Data Migration
9 1 (1.85%) DevOps
9 1 (1.85%) Release Management
9 1 (1.85%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.19%) SQL
2 17 (31.48%) C#
3 11 (20.37%) Perl
4 10 (18.52%) PowerShell
4 10 (18.52%) VBScript
5 7 (12.96%) JavaScript
5 7 (12.96%) PL/SQL
6 6 (11.11%) VB.NET
7 4 (7.41%) Java
8 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.85%) Python
9 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) ISO 14001
1 2 (3.70%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
1 5 (9.26%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 30 (55.56%) Oracle
2 10 (18.52%) IBM
2 10 (18.52%) Red Hat
3 5 (9.26%) Citrix
3 5 (9.26%) Sophos
4 1 (1.85%) Google
4 1 (1.85%) VMware