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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Developer
England / South West
Rank 124 129 134
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 12 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.44% 0.53% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.56% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 14
Median daily rate £275 £350 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £338 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £375 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.62 £47.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.61%

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
2570 2882 3030
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.11% 96.26% 95.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1682 1917 1919
Median daily rate £385 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 165 160
Median hourly rate £38.25 £32.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.69% +14.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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
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 22 February 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
Gloucestershire +8 7 £275 - 1
Bristol 0 5 £265 -24.28%
SQL Server Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (61.90%) T-SQL
3 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 11 (52.38%) .NET
4 11 (52.38%) C#
5 10 (47.62%) SQL
5 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
7 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
7 8 (38.10%) VB.NET
8 7 (33.33%) DTS
8 7 (33.33%) Silverlight
8 7 (33.33%) Xamarin
8 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (23.81%) ETL
10 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (19.05%) VBA
10 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (19.05%) Finance
11 3 (14.29%) MVC
11 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (14.29%) Marketing
11 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
11 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
12 2 (9.52%) FMCG
12 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) IIS
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (33.33%) DTS
5 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (9.52%) MS Access
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
8 1 (4.76%) MySQL
8 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
8 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
8 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) Electronics
3 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) .NET
2 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
3 7 (33.33%) Silverlight
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.76%) Ajax
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (4.76%) Classic ASP
5 1 (4.76%) CSS
5 1 (4.76%) HTML
5 1 (4.76%) jQuery
5 1 (4.76%) LINQ
5 1 (4.76%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (4.76%) WCF
5 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) FMCG
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) ETL
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (9.52%) Analytics
4 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.76%) B2B
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) Customer Insight
5 1 (4.76%) Data Deduplication
5 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Database Marketing
5 1 (4.76%) OOP
5 1 (4.76%) OWASP
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Secure Coding
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) T-SQL
2 11 (52.38%) C#
3 10 (47.62%) SQL
4 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 8 (38.10%) VB.NET
6 4 (19.05%) VBA
7 1 (4.76%) Java
7 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) Xamarin
3 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Dell
4 1 (4.76%) Remedy
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