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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 23 68 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 9.50% 19.37% 19.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 48.94% 68.69% 65.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 45 69
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £230 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £38.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.58 £23.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+40.11% -7.00%
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
47 99 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 19.42% 28.21% 29.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 68 108
Median daily rate £389 £355 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.50% +8.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £310 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £38.75 £30.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -16.66%
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 Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 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 29 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -11 10 £390 +4.00% 4
Yeovil +1 5 - - 1
Taunton -1 2 £333 +2.30% 5
Bridgwater - 1 £400 -
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 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 Somerset region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 33 (66.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (50.00%) C#
2 25 (50.00%) .NET
3 21 (42.00%) SQL
4 13 (26.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (24.00%) Visual Studio
5 12 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (24.00%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (24.00%) SharePoint
6 10 (20.00%) Migration
7 8 (16.00%) MVC
7 8 (16.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (16.00%) CRM
7 8 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
8 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET
8 7 (14.00%) XML
8 7 (14.00%) WCF
8 7 (14.00%) Scrum
9 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (12.00%) HTML
9 6 (12.00%) VB.NET
9 6 (12.00%) Data Modelling
9 6 (12.00%) Data Migration
9 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
10 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 (24.00%) BizTalk Server
1 12 (24.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.00%) CMS
2 3 (6.00%) IIS
2 3 (6.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (6.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.00%) Moodle
4 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (6.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) IaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Firewall
1 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.00%) DNS
2 2 (4.00%) SAN
2 2 (4.00%) VPN
3 1 (2.00%) PBX
3 1 (2.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (8.00%) Power BI
4 4 (8.00%) QlikView
5 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.00%) Biml
6 2 (4.00%) MySQL
6 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.00%) SSDT
7 1 (2.00%) DB2
7 1 (2.00%) Informix
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.00%) MS Access
7 1 (2.00%) OLAP
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (4.00%) Selenium
4 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.00%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
1 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (8.00%) Retail
2 3 (6.00%) Electronics
2 3 (6.00%) Marketing
2 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 29 (58.00%) Developer
2 8 (16.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (14.00%) CRM Developer
3 7 (14.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 7 (14.00%) SQL Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Technical Leader
5 5 (10.00%) Consultant
6 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (8.00%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Architect
7 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (6.00%) BizTalk Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Umbraco Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Business Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (14.00%) WCF
2 7 (14.00%) XML
3 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (12.00%) HTML
4 5 (10.00%) CSS
4 5 (10.00%) Web Services
5 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (6.00%) jQuery
7 2 (4.00%) Classic ASP
7 2 (4.00%) LINQ
7 2 (4.00%) MDX
7 2 (4.00%) XSLT
8 1 (2.00%) Ajax
8 1 (2.00%) Flash
8 1 (2.00%) J2EE
8 1 (2.00%) JMS
8 1 (2.00%) MFC
8 1 (2.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (20.00%) Migration
3 8 (16.00%) CRM
3 8 (16.00%) MVC
4 7 (14.00%) Scrum
5 6 (12.00%) Data Migration
5 6 (12.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (10.00%) TDD
7 4 (8.00%) BDD
7 4 (8.00%) ETL
7 4 (8.00%) Programme Management
7 4 (8.00%) SOA
8 3 (6.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (6.00%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (6.00%) OO
9 2 (4.00%) OOD
9 2 (4.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 25 (50.00%) C#
2 21 (42.00%) SQL
3 6 (12.00%) VB.NET
4 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.00%) Java
6 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.00%) C++
7 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.00%) Ruby
7 2 (4.00%) VBA
8 1 (2.00%) Delphi
8 1 (2.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 33 (66.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) SAP
2 3 (6.00%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.00%) Tableau
3 2 (4.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.00%) BEA
4 1 (2.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.00%) Mitel
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.00%) Sybase
4 1 (2.00%) VeriFone
4 1 (2.00%) WorldPay
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