The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 65 69 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 18.36% 17.04% 12.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 74.71% 73.40% 57.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 59 15
Average daily rate
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£339 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £288 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £384 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £23.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -8.00%
SQL Server
South West

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 Somerset region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
87 94 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 24.58% 23.21% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 80 23
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £375 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 £36.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server across the Somerset region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Somerset region.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +1 26 £375 +18.57% 11
Taunton 0 11 £325 -0.76% 7
Yeovil -6 5 £363 -5.84%
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 69 (65.09%) SQL
2 57 (53.77%) .NET
3 51 (48.11%) Microsoft
4 47 (44.34%) C#
5 38 (35.85%) ASP.NET
6 33 (31.13%) Oracle
7 25 (23.58%) Windows
8 23 (21.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 22 (20.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 22 (20.75%) MVC
10 21 (19.81%) BizTalk Server
11 19 (17.92%) Oracle Database
12 17 (16.04%) Security Cleared
12 17 (16.04%) Team Foundation Server
13 16 (15.09%) Oracle Database 11g
13 16 (15.09%) T-SQL
14 15 (14.15%) PL/SQL
14 15 (14.15%) WCF
14 15 (14.15%) Unit Testing
14 15 (14.15%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (14.15%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (13.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 14 (13.21%) Oracle Reports
15 14 (13.21%) Web Services
15 14 (13.21%) Scrum
16 13 (12.26%) VB.NET
16 13 (12.26%) Java
16 13 (12.26%) IIS
16 13 (12.26%) SQL Server 2012
17 12 (11.32%) .NET Framework

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (19.81%) BizTalk Server
2 13 (12.26%) IIS
3 8 (7.55%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.66%) K2 blackpearl
5 3 (2.83%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.89%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.94%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (4.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.77%) VPN
1 4 (3.77%) SAN
2 3 (2.83%) Firewall
2 3 (2.83%) LAN
2 3 (2.83%) WAN
3 2 (1.89%) Skype
4 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.94%) Wireless
4 1 (0.94%) VLAN
4 1 (0.94%) NAS
4 1 (0.94%) FCoE
4 1 (0.94%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.94%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 22 (20.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (17.92%) Oracle Database
4 16 (15.09%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (13.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (13.21%) Oracle Reports
6 13 (12.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (10.38%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (5.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (5.66%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (4.72%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.89%) SQLPlus
11 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.94%) DTS
11 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.94%) MS Access
11 1 (0.94%) DB2
11 1 (0.94%) OLAP
11 1 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (16.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (10.38%) Visual Studio
2 11 (10.38%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.89%) Toad
3 2 (1.89%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.89%) Subversion
3 2 (1.89%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.94%) MorphX
4 1 (0.94%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.94%) ERwin
General
1 11 (10.38%) Back Office
2 6 (5.66%) Retail
3 4 (3.77%) Finance
4 2 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.94%) Electronics
5 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 70 (66.04%) Developer
2 29 (27.36%) SQL Developer
3 27 (25.47%) .NET Developer
4 12 (11.32%) Architect
5 10 (9.43%) Analyst
5 10 (9.43%) PL/SQL Developer
5 10 (9.43%) Oracle Developer
5 10 (9.43%) Oracle Analyst
6 9 (8.49%) BizTalk Developer
6 9 (8.49%) Analyst Developer
7 8 (7.55%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (6.60%) DBA
9 6 (5.66%) SQL DBA
9 6 (5.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (4.72%) Lead Architect
10 5 (4.72%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (4.72%) C# Developer
10 5 (4.72%) Software Engineer
11 4 (3.77%) Integration Architect
11 4 (3.77%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (53.77%) .NET
2 38 (35.85%) ASP.NET
3 15 (14.15%) WCF
3 15 (14.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (13.21%) Web Services
5 12 (11.32%) .NET Framework
6 10 (9.43%) HTML
7 8 (7.55%) WPF
7 8 (7.55%) CSS
8 6 (5.66%) Entity Framework
9 5 (4.72%) jQuery
9 5 (4.72%) XML
10 4 (3.77%) WinForms
10 4 (3.77%) HTML5
11 3 (2.83%) LESS
11 3 (2.83%) WF
11 3 (2.83%) ADO.NET
12 2 (1.89%) XSL
12 2 (1.89%) XHTML
12 2 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.83%) Data Integration
3 1 (0.94%) FMCG
3 1 (0.94%) User Experience
3 1 (0.94%) N-Tier
3 1 (0.94%) NHS
3 1 (0.94%) DTV
3 1 (0.94%) Statistics
3 1 (0.94%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 25 (23.58%) Windows
2 11 (10.38%) UNIX
3 6 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.77%) Solaris
5 3 (2.83%) Linux
6 2 (1.89%) SUSE
6 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.75%) MVC
2 15 (14.15%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (14.15%) Unit Testing
3 14 (13.21%) Scrum
4 8 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (6.60%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (5.66%) SOA
6 6 (5.66%) Software Engineering
7 5 (4.72%) Asset Management
7 5 (4.72%) E-Commerce
7 5 (4.72%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (4.72%) Software Deployment
8 4 (3.77%) Database Security
8 4 (3.77%) DevOps
8 4 (3.77%) Data Modelling
8 4 (3.77%) ITIL
8 4 (3.77%) Automated Testing
9 3 (2.83%) Migration
9 3 (2.83%) TDD
9 3 (2.83%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 69 (65.09%) SQL
2 47 (44.34%) C#
3 16 (15.09%) T-SQL
4 15 (14.15%) PL/SQL
5 13 (12.26%) VB.NET
5 13 (12.26%) Java
6 12 (11.32%) JavaScript
7 6 (5.66%) VB
7 6 (5.66%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.72%) VB6
9 3 (2.83%) C++
10 1 (0.94%) Perl
10 1 (0.94%) XAML
10 1 (0.94%) X++
Qualifications
1 17 (16.04%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.49%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.77%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.94%) ISEB
4 1 (0.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) SLA
2 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.94%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.94%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (2.83%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.89%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.89%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (0.94%) NFS
3 1 (0.94%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 51 (48.11%) Microsoft
2 33 (31.13%) Oracle
3 5 (4.72%) VMware
4 4 (3.77%) Cisco
4 4 (3.77%) Citrix
5 3 (2.83%) IBM
6 2 (1.89%) ESRI
6 2 (1.89%) Becrypt
7 1 (0.94%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.94%) EMC
7 1 (0.94%) Intel
7 1 (0.94%) Teradata
7 1 (0.94%) Capita
7 1 (0.94%) Netezza
7 1 (0.94%) DataFlux
7 1 (0.94%) Talend
7 1 (0.94%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.94%) SAP
7 1 (0.94%) Informatica
7 1 (0.94%) Embarcadero
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