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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 26 51 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 10.97% 17.47% 17.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.78% 52.04% 73.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 36 48
Median daily rate £395 £369 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.11% +13.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £29.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+6.77% +31.11%
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
45 98 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 18.99% 33.56% 23.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 65 66
Median daily rate £368 £363 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.37% +15.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £450 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £43.43 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +32.00%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 -10 9 £325 -11.86% 14
Taunton +7 8 £425 +13.33% 7
Bridgwater - 2 £405 -
Street - 2 £275 - 1
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 29 (60.42%) C#
2 26 (54.17%) .NET
2 26 (54.17%) SQL
3 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
4 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (27.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (27.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (22.92%) SharePoint
8 10 (20.83%) Scrum
9 9 (18.75%) Visual Studio
9 9 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (16.67%) MVC
10 8 (16.67%) TDD
10 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (14.58%) Dynamics CRM
11 7 (14.58%) CRM
12 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
12 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
12 6 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
12 6 (12.50%) Windows
12 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET
12 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
12 6 (12.50%) VB.NET
12 6 (12.50%) HTML
12 6 (12.50%) WCF
12 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing
13 5 (10.42%) Pair Programming

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 11 (22.92%) SharePoint
2 8 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (10.42%) IIS
4 4 (8.33%) NServiceBus
5 3 (6.25%) CMS
5 3 (6.25%) K2 blackpearl
5 3 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (6.25%) Umbraco
6 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.08%) JBoss
6 1 (2.08%) Moodle
6 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.08%) IaaS
3 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (2.08%) FTP
2 1 (2.08%) PBX
2 1 (2.08%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) SQL Server 2012
2 12 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (6.25%) MySQL
6 3 (6.25%) OLAP
6 3 (6.25%) Power BI
6 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (4.17%) Biml
7 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (4.17%) SSDT
8 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.08%) Pentaho
8 1 (2.08%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.08%) PowerPivot
8 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (27.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (18.75%) Visual Studio
3 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.17%) Selenium
5 1 (2.08%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (2.08%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.08%) tSQLt
General
1 4 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.25%) Marketing
2 3 (6.25%) Retail
3 2 (4.17%) Electronics
3 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.08%) Advertising
4 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.08%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (60.42%) Developer
2 11 (22.92%) .NET Developer
3 10 (20.83%) SQL Developer
4 7 (14.58%) CRM Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 6 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 4 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (6.25%) DBA
7 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Umbraco Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Server Support
8 2 (4.17%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Software Integration Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) SQL DBA
8 2 (4.17%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (54.17%) .NET
2 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 6 (12.50%) HTML
2 6 (12.50%) WCF
3 5 (10.42%) .NET Framework
3 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (10.42%) CSS
3 5 (10.42%) Web Services
3 5 (10.42%) XML
4 3 (6.25%) LINQ
4 3 (6.25%) WF
5 2 (4.17%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.17%) jQuery
5 2 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (2.08%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.08%) HTML5
6 1 (2.08%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.25%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Clustering
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) AIX
2 1 (2.08%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Solaris
2 1 (2.08%) SUSE
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.83%) Scrum
3 9 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (16.67%) MVC
4 8 (16.67%) TDD
5 7 (14.58%) CRM
6 6 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (10.42%) Migration
7 5 (10.42%) Pair Programming
7 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
8 4 (8.33%) Automated Testing
8 4 (8.33%) BDD
8 4 (8.33%) Web Development
8 4 (8.33%) Workflow
9 3 (6.25%) Data Migration
9 3 (6.25%) ETL
9 3 (6.25%) Kanban
9 3 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 29 (60.42%) C#
2 26 (54.17%) SQL
3 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 6 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.08%) C++
6 1 (2.08%) Delphi
6 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.08%) MCP
2 1 (2.08%) MCSA
2 1 (2.08%) MCSE
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Nagios
1 1 (2.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) SAP
3 2 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (2.08%) AppDynamics
4 1 (2.08%) IBM
4 1 (2.08%) Mitel
4 1 (2.08%) Tableau
Taunton, Somerset
Spring Technology
Rate: £275.00 - £300.00 per day + Long term contracts
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Old Street - London
Gorkana
Rate: £0 - £500+ per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Rate: 280 to 300 per day GBP
Posted: 3 days ago
Clevedon, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Rate: 280 to 300 per day GBP
Posted: 3 days ago