The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had SQL Server Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Analyst
Rank 140 135 148
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Analyst 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.10% 0.065% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.068% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £425 £319 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £275 £266
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £12.25
SQL Server Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2821 2960 2863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.63% 95.70% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1810 1879 1869
Median daily rate £365 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 182 189
Median hourly rate £34.00 £19.23 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.83% +6.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.41 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

SQL Server Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South West region that featured SQL Server Analyst in the job title.

SQL Server Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SQL Server Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server Analyst across the South West region.

SQL Server Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SQL Server Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Analyst across the South West region.

SQL Server Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

SQL Server Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Analyst within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 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
Gloucestershire - 2 £425 -
SQL Server Analyst
England

SQL Server Analyst Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, SQL Server Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region featuring SQL Server Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) ISA Server
2 5 (83.33%) ERwin
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Data Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
2 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) Classic ASP
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) MS Access
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Remedy

SQL Server Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) ERwin
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) Classic ASP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Data Analysis
1 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Remedy