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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 31 57 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 13.96% 18.57% 15.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 63.27% 61.29% 63.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 44 44
Median daily rate £325 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £279 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £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 £39.20 £31.76 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+23.42% +41.15%
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
49 93 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 22.07% 30.29% 25.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 62 68
Median daily rate £350 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £43.43 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.46% +47.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +49.11%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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
Taunton +4 16 £350 -6.66% 8
Bath -5 9 £325 - 14
Street - 3 £300 -
Bridgwater - 1 £410 -
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £290 -
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 36 (69.23%) C#
2 34 (65.38%) .NET
3 25 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (46.15%) SQL
5 21 (40.38%) Microsoft
6 19 (36.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (28.85%) Scrum
9 11 (21.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET
9 11 (21.15%) Unit Testing
10 10 (19.23%) SharePoint
10 10 (19.23%) Visual Studio
10 10 (19.23%) MVC
10 10 (19.23%) Software Engineering
11 9 (17.31%) Pair Programming
11 9 (17.31%) .NET Framework
11 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (17.31%) Security Cleared
12 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
12 8 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (15.38%) TDD
12 8 (15.38%) Automated Testing
12 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (15.38%) Windows
13 7 (13.46%) CRM
13 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (13.46%) QA
13 7 (13.46%) Dynamics CRM
13 7 (13.46%) Kanban

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 10 (19.23%) SharePoint
2 6 (11.54%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (11.54%) NServiceBus
3 4 (7.69%) IIS
4 3 (5.77%) K2 blackpearl
5 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.92%) CMS
6 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.92%) JBoss
6 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.92%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.85%) Office 365
4 1 (1.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) FTP
1 1 (1.92%) PBX
1 1 (1.92%) SAN
1 1 (1.92%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (21.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (5.77%) OLAP
6 2 (3.85%) Biml
6 2 (3.85%) MySQL
6 2 (3.85%) Power BI
6 2 (3.85%) SSDT
7 1 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.92%) DB2
7 1 (1.92%) DTS
7 1 (1.92%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.92%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.92%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (1.92%) PowerPivot
7 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 19 (36.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (19.23%) Visual Studio
3 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.85%) Selenium
5 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.92%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.92%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.92%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.92%) tSQLt
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.77%) Marketing
3 2 (3.85%) Electronics
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
3 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.92%) Billing
4 1 (1.92%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 33 (63.46%) Developer
2 11 (21.15%) .NET Developer
3 9 (17.31%) SQL Developer
4 7 (13.46%) C# Developer
4 7 (13.46%) CRM Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Software Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (5.77%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (5.77%) DBA
5 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Application Integration Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Applications Support
6 2 (3.85%) Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Software Integration Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) SQL DBA
6 2 (3.85%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (65.38%) .NET
2 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET
3 9 (17.31%) .NET Framework
3 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (11.54%) HTML
4 6 (11.54%) XML
5 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (9.62%) CSS
6 4 (7.69%) LINQ
6 4 (7.69%) WPF
7 3 (5.77%) WCF
7 3 (5.77%) Web Services
7 3 (5.77%) WF
8 2 (3.85%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.85%) Entity Framework
8 2 (3.85%) jQuery
8 2 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (3.85%) SOAP
8 2 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.92%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
1 3 (5.77%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.92%) Clustering
2 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.92%) AIX
3 1 (1.92%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Solaris
3 1 (1.92%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (28.85%) Scrum
3 11 (21.15%) Unit Testing
4 10 (19.23%) MVC
4 10 (19.23%) Software Engineering
5 9 (17.31%) Pair Programming
6 8 (15.38%) Automated Testing
6 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (15.38%) TDD
7 7 (13.46%) CRM
7 7 (13.46%) Kanban
8 6 (11.54%) Line Management
9 5 (9.62%) BDD
9 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (9.62%) Web Development
10 4 (7.69%) Migration
10 4 (7.69%) Workflow
11 3 (5.77%) Programme Management
11 3 (5.77%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 36 (69.23%) C#
2 24 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (11.54%) T-SQL
3 6 (11.54%) VB.NET
4 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.92%) C++
6 1 (1.92%) Delphi
6 1 (1.92%) Java
6 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) Security Cleared
2 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) MCP
3 1 (1.92%) MCSA
3 1 (1.92%) MCSE
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Nagios
1 1 (1.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (40.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle
2 2 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (1.92%) AppDynamics
3 1 (1.92%) IBM
3 1 (1.92%) Mitel
3 1 (1.92%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.92%) VMware
Bath, Avon
CPS Group UK
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Somerset
Recruit121
Rate: £45,000 - £50,000 per year + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bath
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 27 days ago