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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 22 63 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 9.02% 16.67% 18.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 56.41% 60.00% 61.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 35 68
Median daily rate £390 £328 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.08% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £1,008 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £38.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+54.76% -27.58%
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
39 105 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 15.98% 27.78% 30.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 71 112
Median daily rate £400 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £1,846 £545 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £38.75 £30.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -36.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+41.97% -26.98%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -6 13 £400 +6.66% 12
Yeovil -5 5 - - 2
Taunton +5 1 £250 -23.72% 5
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £1,846 -
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 35 (59.32%) Microsoft
2 29 (49.15%) SQL
2 29 (49.15%) .NET
3 22 (37.29%) C#
4 19 (32.20%) Migration
5 15 (25.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (22.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (22.03%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (22.03%) Data Migration
8 12 (20.34%) ETL
8 12 (20.34%) Visual Studio
9 10 (16.95%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (16.95%) RDBMS
9 10 (16.95%) Relational Database
10 9 (15.25%) QlikView
10 9 (15.25%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
10 9 (15.25%) SharePoint
11 8 (13.56%) Scrum
11 8 (13.56%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (11.86%) WCF
12 7 (11.86%) MVC
12 7 (11.86%) Software Engineering
12 7 (11.86%) Data Modelling
12 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET
12 7 (11.86%) XML
13 6 (10.17%) HTML
13 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
13 6 (10.17%) VB.NET

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 (15.25%) BizTalk Server
1 9 (15.25%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.78%) IIS
3 3 (5.08%) CMS
3 3 (5.08%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (5.08%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.39%) Apache Solr
4 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.69%) Apache
5 1 (1.69%) Moodle
5 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) Firewall
1 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.39%) DNS
2 2 (3.39%) VPN
3 1 (1.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (22.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (16.95%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (16.95%) RDBMS
3 10 (16.95%) Relational Database
4 9 (15.25%) QlikView
5 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (6.78%) Power BI
7 3 (5.08%) MySQL
7 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (5.08%) SSDT
8 2 (3.39%) Biml
8 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
8 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.69%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (1.69%) Pentaho
9 1 (1.69%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (1.69%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 12 (20.34%) Visual Studio
2 8 (13.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.08%) Selenium
4 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.39%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (6.78%) Finance
1 4 (6.78%) Manufacturing
1 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.08%) Advertising
2 3 (5.08%) Electronics
2 3 (5.08%) Marketing
3 2 (3.39%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (49.15%) Developer
2 8 (13.56%) Consultant
3 7 (11.86%) .NET Developer
3 7 (11.86%) Analyst
3 7 (11.86%) SQL Developer
4 6 (10.17%) Data Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) Technical Leader
5 5 (8.47%) Applications Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Data Migration Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) Designer
5 5 (8.47%) Migration Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) BizTalk Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (6.78%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (6.78%) C# Developer
6 4 (6.78%) CRM Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Architect
7 3 (5.08%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (49.15%) .NET
2 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET
2 7 (11.86%) WCF
2 7 (11.86%) XML
3 6 (10.17%) HTML
3 6 (10.17%) Web Services
4 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (6.78%) .NET Framework
5 4 (6.78%) CSS
6 2 (3.39%) Classic ASP
6 2 (3.39%) jQuery
6 2 (3.39%) LINQ
6 2 (3.39%) MDX
6 2 (3.39%) XSLT
7 1 (1.69%) Ajax
7 1 (1.69%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.69%) Flash
7 1 (1.69%) JMS
7 1 (1.69%) WSDL
7 1 (1.69%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Data Integration
2 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.78%) Reference Data
3 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.69%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) Migration
2 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.03%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (22.03%) Data Migration
4 12 (20.34%) ETL
5 8 (13.56%) Scrum
6 7 (11.86%) Data Modelling
6 7 (11.86%) MVC
6 7 (11.86%) Software Engineering
7 6 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.17%) CRM
8 5 (8.47%) Data Analysis
8 5 (8.47%) Data Mapping
8 5 (8.47%) SDLC
8 5 (8.47%) SOA
8 5 (8.47%) TDD
9 4 (6.78%) BDD
9 4 (6.78%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (6.78%) Programme Management
10 3 (5.08%) OO
Programming Languages
1 29 (49.15%) SQL
2 22 (37.29%) C#
3 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.17%) VB.NET
4 5 (8.47%) Java
5 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.39%) C++
6 2 (3.39%) Ruby
6 2 (3.39%) VBA
7 1 (1.69%) Delphi
7 1 (1.69%) Perl
7 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) DBS Check
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 35 (59.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle
3 3 (5.08%) SAP
3 3 (5.08%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.39%) Tableau
5 1 (1.69%) BEA
5 1 (1.69%) Sybase
5 1 (1.69%) VeriFone
5 1 (1.69%) VMware
5 1 (1.69%) WorldPay
Taunton, Somerset
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum
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Taunton, Somerset
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Rate: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
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Yeovil
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Rate: £30.25 - £38.75 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago