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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 31 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 20.67% 4.80% 0.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.54% 12.00% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 5 1
Median daily rate £308 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
+0.35% +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £22.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -6.25%
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
59 50 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 39.33% 40.00% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 47 7
Median daily rate £450 £372 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.13% +112.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 38 (63.33%) .NET
2 28 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 25 (41.67%) C#
4 24 (40.00%) SQL
5 17 (28.33%) Oracle
5 17 (28.33%) SharePoint
6 14 (23.33%) VB.NET
6 14 (23.33%) Scrum
7 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (18.33%) Oracle Database
9 10 (16.67%) ERP
9 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
11 8 (13.33%) Data Modelling
12 7 (11.67%) T-SQL
12 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
12 7 (11.67%) Back Office
12 7 (11.67%) MVC
12 7 (11.67%) JSON
13 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (10.00%) REST
13 6 (10.00%) jQuery
13 6 (10.00%) PL/SQL
13 6 (10.00%) HTML
14 5 (8.33%) CSS
14 5 (8.33%) SOAP
14 5 (8.33%) OOD
14 5 (8.33%) Toad
14 5 (8.33%) OO

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 17 (28.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) HTTP
1 1 (1.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) Oracle Database
2 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.67%) Data Mart
7 1 (1.67%) GIS
7 1 (1.67%) MySQL
7 1 (1.67%) OLTP
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Toad
2 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.33%) NUnit
3 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.67%) JIRA
3 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.67%) TestComplete
3 1 (1.67%) TestRail
3 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (11.67%) Back Office
2 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.00%) Finance
4 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 48 (80.00%) Developer
2 25 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 15 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 15 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 11 (18.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (18.33%) SharePoint Developer
5 7 (11.67%) DBA
5 7 (11.67%) SQL DBA
6 6 (10.00%) Consultant
6 6 (10.00%) SharePoint Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
7 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (5.00%) IT Support
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Administrator
9 2 (3.33%) BizTalk Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Developer
10 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL Developer
10 1 (1.67%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (63.33%) .NET
2 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (11.67%) JSON
4 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (10.00%) HTML
4 6 (10.00%) jQuery
4 6 (10.00%) REST
5 5 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (8.33%) CSS
5 5 (8.33%) SOAP
5 5 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (8.33%) WCF
6 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.67%) Cocoon
7 1 (1.67%) Grails
7 1 (1.67%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.67%) RESTful
7 1 (1.67%) Web Services
7 1 (1.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.67%) Clustering
2 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Linux
1 4 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) Scrum
2 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (16.67%) ERP
4 8 (13.33%) Data Modelling
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%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.00%) ETL
8 3 (5.00%) ITIL
8 3 (5.00%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.33%) CRM
9 2 (3.33%) High Availability
9 2 (3.33%) Migration
9 2 (3.33%) SOLID
9 2 (3.33%) Test Automation
10 1 (1.67%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (41.67%) C#
2 24 (40.00%) SQL
3 14 (23.33%) VB.NET
4 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.67%) T-SQL
5 6 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 4 (6.67%) Java
7 2 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) SLA
2 4 (6.67%) ISO 14001
2 4 (6.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.00%) 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 17 (28.33%) Oracle
3 3 (5.00%) BT
3 3 (5.00%) Citrix
3 3 (5.00%) Sophos
4 1 (1.67%) VMware