The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had SQL Server Developer 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 Developer
Rank 131 120 131
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 12 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.41% 0.55% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.57% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 11
Median daily rate £340 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £423 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £48.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +37.14%
SQL Server Developer
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 Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

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 30 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer 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
Bristol +1 7 £340 -9.03% 1
Devon -4 2 £350 +40.00%
Gloucestershire -2 1 £400 +14.28% 1
Wiltshire -7 1 £325 +0.38% 1
Dorset - 1 £750 -
SQL Server Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, SQL Server Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (70.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 19 (70.37%) SQL
3 14 (51.85%) T-SQL
4 10 (37.04%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (29.63%) ETL
5 8 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
6 7 (25.93%) .NET
6 7 (25.93%) Data Extraction
7 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (18.52%) MVC
8 5 (18.52%) Finance
8 5 (18.52%) C#
9 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
9 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (14.81%) Kimball Methodology
10 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (11.11%) ETL Development
10 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
10 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (7.41%) Electronics
11 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
11 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
11 2 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 2 (7.41%) Marketing
11 2 (7.41%) Web Development

SQL Server Developer 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (70.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (37.04%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (3.70%) QlikView
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Electronics
2 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) .NET
2 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
2 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
4 2 (7.41%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.70%) Classic ASP
5 1 (3.70%) CSS
5 1 (3.70%) HTML
5 1 (3.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Data Extraction
2 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) ETL
2 5 (18.52%) MVC
3 4 (14.81%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (11.11%) ETL Development
5 2 (7.41%) Analytics
5 2 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
5 2 (7.41%) Web Development
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.70%) CRM
6 1 (3.70%) Data Acquisition
6 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.70%) Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Scrum
6 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) SQL
2 14 (51.85%) T-SQL
3 5 (18.52%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) VBA
4 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) DBAmp
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com