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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South West / Somerset
Rank 9 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 40 53 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 16.06% 17.26% 23.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.97% 64.63% 75.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 43 51
Median daily rate £319 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.74% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £448 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.75 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+26.43% -19.44%

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
69 82 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 27.71% 26.71% 30.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 62 62
Median daily rate £365 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 1 5
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 £38.00 £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 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 -1 16 £300 -26.15% 7
Taunton -9 7 £280 -28.66% 4
Yeovil - 7 £338 - 3
Street - 1 - - 1
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 53 (69.74%) .NET
2 51 (67.11%) C#
3 46 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (44.74%) SQL
5 33 (43.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 31 (40.79%) Scrum
7 29 (38.16%) Team Foundation Server
8 24 (31.58%) ASP.NET
9 23 (30.26%) MVC
10 20 (26.32%) Automated Testing
10 20 (26.32%) Microsoft
11 19 (25.00%) .NET Framework
11 19 (25.00%) Security Cleared
12 17 (22.37%) Kanban
12 17 (22.37%) HTML
12 17 (22.37%) Software Engineering
13 16 (21.05%) Unit Testing
13 16 (21.05%) SC Cleared
14 15 (19.74%) SQL Server 2008
14 15 (19.74%) Web Development
14 15 (19.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 14 (18.42%) QA
16 13 (17.11%) Git (software)
16 13 (17.11%) ASP.NET MVC
17 12 (15.79%) HTML5
17 12 (15.79%) WPF
17 12 (15.79%) Pair Programming
17 12 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 12 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
18 11 (14.47%) Visual Studio

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 (13.16%) NServiceBus
2 5 (6.58%) IIS
3 4 (5.26%) K2 blackpearl
3 4 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.95%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.32%) JBoss
6 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Fredhopper
1 1 (1.32%) Magento
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.32%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) Office 365
2 1 (1.32%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) Firewall
1 1 (1.32%) FTP
1 1 (1.32%) LDAP
1 1 (1.32%) Skype
1 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (43.42%) SQL Server 2012
2 15 (19.74%) SQL Server 2008
2 15 (19.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (13.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (3.95%) MySQL
8 3 (3.95%) PerformancePoint
8 3 (3.95%) PowerPivot
8 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (2.63%) DB2
9 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.32%) Big Data
10 1 (1.32%) DTS
10 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 29 (38.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (17.11%) Git (software)
3 11 (14.47%) Visual Studio
4 7 (9.21%) SpecFlow
5 5 (6.58%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.32%) NuGet
6 1 (1.32%) NUnit
6 1 (1.32%) Selenium
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 10 (13.16%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (1.32%) Advertising
3 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.32%) Billing
3 1 (1.32%) Electronics
3 1 (1.32%) Games
3 1 (1.32%) Local Government
3 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (68.42%) Developer
2 23 (30.26%) .NET Developer
3 20 (26.32%) C# Developer
4 15 (19.74%) SQL Developer
5 11 (14.47%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (10.53%) Software Developer
7 7 (9.21%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (9.21%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 6 (7.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (7.89%) HTML Developer
8 6 (7.89%) SSIS Developer
9 5 (6.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (6.58%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (6.58%) DBA
9 5 (6.58%) Test Engineer
10 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
10 4 (5.26%) Tester
11 3 (3.95%) Consultant
11 3 (3.95%) SQL DBA
11 3 (3.95%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (69.74%) .NET
2 24 (31.58%) ASP.NET
3 19 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 17 (22.37%) HTML
5 13 (17.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (15.79%) HTML5
6 12 (15.79%) WPF
7 11 (14.47%) CSS
8 7 (9.21%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (9.21%) LINQ
8 7 (9.21%) XML
9 6 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 6 (7.89%) Entity Framework
10 5 (6.58%) jQuery
11 4 (5.26%) Gherkin
11 4 (5.26%) WF
12 3 (3.95%) Ext JS
12 3 (3.95%) Web Services
13 2 (2.63%) Apache Flex
13 2 (2.63%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.32%) Clustering
2 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.32%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.32%) User Experience
2 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (1.32%) AIX
2 1 (1.32%) Linux
2 1 (1.32%) Solaris
2 1 (1.32%) SUSE
2 1 (1.32%) Unix
2 1 (1.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (40.79%) Scrum
3 23 (30.26%) MVC
4 20 (26.32%) Automated Testing
5 17 (22.37%) Kanban
5 17 (22.37%) Software Engineering
6 16 (21.05%) Unit Testing
7 15 (19.74%) Web Development
8 12 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (15.79%) Pair Programming
9 10 (13.16%) Line Management
9 10 (13.16%) TDD
10 9 (11.84%) BDD
10 9 (11.84%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (9.21%) Software Testing
11 7 (9.21%) Workflow
12 6 (7.89%) Manual Testing
13 5 (6.58%) ETL
14 4 (5.26%) Integration Testing
15 3 (3.95%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 51 (67.11%) C#
2 34 (44.74%) SQL
3 8 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.53%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.26%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.63%) Java
6 1 (1.32%) Perl
6 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (21.05%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.63%) ISEB
3 2 (2.63%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.42%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.89%) Oracle
3 1 (1.32%) AppDynamics
3 1 (1.32%) ATG
3 1 (1.32%) BEA
3 1 (1.32%) SAP
3 1 (1.32%) Sybase
3 1 (1.32%) Tableau
3 1 (1.32%) VeriFone
3 1 (1.32%) WorldPay
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