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 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 33 89 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 13.69% 22.47% 18.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 63.46% 75.42% 61.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 70 54
Median daily rate £325 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £299 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.44 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+47.40% +6.00%
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
52 118 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 21.58% 29.80% 30.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 86 80
Median daily rate £356 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 1 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £11.00 £37.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+263.63% -70.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £11.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £11.00 £38.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -22.90%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 0 11 £300 -6.25% 7
Taunton -2 11 £350 -6.66% 3
Yeovil -2 5 - - 3
Street +11 2 £425 +21.42%
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

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

1 47 (70.15%) C#
2 45 (67.16%) .NET
3 40 (59.70%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (47.76%) SQL
5 27 (40.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 25 (37.31%) Microsoft
6 25 (37.31%) Scrum
7 24 (35.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (23.88%) MVC
9 15 (22.39%) ASP.NET
10 14 (20.90%) Automated Testing
10 14 (20.90%) Security Cleared
11 13 (19.40%) Software Engineering
11 13 (19.40%) Visual Studio
11 13 (19.40%) HTML
12 12 (17.91%) SC Cleared
12 12 (17.91%) Unit Testing
12 12 (17.91%) Kanban
13 11 (16.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (16.42%) Web Development
13 11 (16.42%) Git (software)
14 10 (14.93%) .NET Framework
14 10 (14.93%) QA
14 10 (14.93%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (14.93%) Finance
15 9 (13.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 9 (13.43%) SharePoint
16 8 (11.94%) T-SQL
16 8 (11.94%) CSS
16 8 (11.94%) 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 9 (13.43%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.96%) NServiceBus
3 4 (5.97%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (5.97%) IIS
4 3 (4.48%) K2 blackpearl
4 3 (4.48%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.99%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.49%) JBoss
6 1 (1.49%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.49%) Fredhopper
2 1 (1.49%) Magento
2 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.99%) Office 365
4 1 (1.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Firewall
1 1 (1.49%) FTP
1 1 (1.49%) LDAP
1 1 (1.49%) PBX
1 1 (1.49%) SAN
1 1 (1.49%) Skype
1 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (35.82%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (16.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (13.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (11.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (10.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (8.96%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.48%) PerformancePoint
7 3 (4.48%) PowerPivot
7 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.99%) DB2
8 2 (2.99%) MySQL
8 2 (2.99%) OLAP
8 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (2.99%) SSDT
9 1 (1.49%) DTS
9 1 (1.49%) Informix
9 1 (1.49%) OLTP
9 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 27 (40.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (19.40%) Visual Studio
3 11 (16.42%) Git (software)
4 7 (10.45%) SpecFlow
5 5 (7.46%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.48%) Selenium
7 1 (1.49%) NUnit
7 1 (1.49%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.49%) tSQLt
General
1 10 (14.93%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.99%) Marketing
2 2 (2.99%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.49%) Billing
3 1 (1.49%) Electronics
3 1 (1.49%) Local Government
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (67.16%) Developer
2 19 (28.36%) .NET Developer
3 14 (20.90%) SQL Developer
4 13 (19.40%) C# Developer
5 7 (10.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (8.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (8.96%) HTML Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (7.46%) SSIS Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Test Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) CRM Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (4.48%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Consultant
9 3 (4.48%) DBA
9 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (67.16%) .NET
2 15 (22.39%) ASP.NET
3 13 (19.40%) HTML
4 10 (14.93%) .NET Framework
5 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (11.94%) CSS
6 7 (10.45%) LINQ
6 7 (10.45%) XML
7 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (8.96%) HTML5
7 6 (8.96%) WPF
8 4 (5.97%) Gherkin
9 3 (4.48%) jQuery
9 3 (4.48%) Web Services
9 3 (4.48%) WF
10 2 (2.99%) Entity Framework
10 2 (2.99%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (2.99%) SOAP
10 2 (2.99%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.49%) Clustering
2 1 (1.49%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.45%) Windows
2 2 (2.99%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.49%) AIX
3 1 (1.49%) Linux
3 1 (1.49%) Solaris
3 1 (1.49%) SUSE
3 1 (1.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (59.70%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (37.31%) Scrum
3 16 (23.88%) MVC
4 14 (20.90%) Automated Testing
5 13 (19.40%) Software Engineering
6 12 (17.91%) Kanban
6 12 (17.91%) Unit Testing
7 11 (16.42%) Web Development
8 10 (14.93%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (11.94%) BDD
9 8 (11.94%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (11.94%) Pair Programming
10 7 (10.45%) Line Management
11 6 (8.96%) Manual Testing
11 6 (8.96%) TDD
12 4 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (5.97%) CRM
12 4 (5.97%) Migration
12 4 (5.97%) Software Testing
13 3 (4.48%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (70.15%) C#
2 32 (47.76%) SQL
3 8 (11.94%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.97%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.99%) Java
6 1 (1.49%) Perl
6 1 (1.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (20.90%) Security Cleared
2 12 (17.91%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) MCP
3 1 (1.49%) MCSA
3 1 (1.49%) MCSE
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.93%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Nagios
1 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 25 (37.31%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle
3 1 (1.49%) AppDynamics
3 1 (1.49%) ATG
3 1 (1.49%) BEA
3 1 (1.49%) IBM
3 1 (1.49%) Mitel
3 1 (1.49%) SAP
3 1 (1.49%) Sybase
3 1 (1.49%) Tableau
3 1 (1.49%) VeriFone
3 1 (1.49%) VMware
3 1 (1.49%) WorldPay
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