The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL Server Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Developer
Rank 132 112 124
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +12
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 10 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 3
Average daily rate
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£250 £338 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +29.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £338 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £292
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.30% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.50
Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2835 2016 2832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.10% 93.90% 93.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1858 1255 1699
Average daily rate £360 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 135 190
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
SQL Server Developer
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SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Developer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SQL Server Developer
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 Developer across the South West region.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

SQL Server Developer
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 Developer across the South West region.

SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

SQL Server Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -3 3 £225 - 2
Gloucestershire - 3 £205 -
Bristol -20 2 £350 -
Somerset - 2 £300 -
Devon - - - -
SQL Server Developer
England

SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited SQL Server Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SQL Server Developer in their job title.

1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (54.55%) SQL
3 11 (50.00%) .NET
4 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (36.36%) Finance
6 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (31.82%) C#
6 7 (31.82%) T-SQL
6 7 (31.82%) Marketing
6 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (27.27%) VB.NET
8 5 (22.73%) Web Services
8 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
8 5 (22.73%) ETL
8 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (18.18%) Programme Management
9 4 (18.18%) DTV
9 4 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
9 4 (18.18%) Electronics
9 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
9 4 (18.18%) SAP
10 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
10 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (13.64%) WCF
10 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (9.09%) Data Mapping

SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited SQL Server Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SQL Server Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (4.55%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (9.09%) OLAP
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (4.55%) JasperReports
7 1 (4.55%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) Firebug
2 1 (4.55%) Fiddler
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Marketing
3 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 4 (18.18%) Electronics
3 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
2 5 (22.73%) Web Services
3 3 (13.64%) WCF
4 2 (9.09%) jQuery
4 2 (9.09%) XML
4 2 (9.09%) XSLT
4 2 (9.09%) WinForms
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 2 (9.09%) REST
5 1 (4.55%) Backbone.js
5 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.55%) HTML
5 1 (4.55%) MDX
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) DTV
2 1 (4.55%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (22.73%) ETL
3 4 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 4 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (9.09%) Data Mapping
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.09%) Content Management
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) MVC
5 1 (4.55%) Workflow
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) T-SQL
2 7 (31.82%) C#
3 6 (27.27%) VB.NET
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) VBA
5 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) SAP
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Teradata
3 1 (4.55%) Telerik
3 1 (4.55%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.55%) Tableau
3 1 (4.55%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (4.55%) Nintex
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle