The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 20 12 26
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 13 39 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 5.96% 10.68% 5.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 32.50% 48.15% 21.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 26 11
Median daily rate £300 £318 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.51% -0.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £283 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £394 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.50 £24.38
% change year-on-year
+38.95% -3.58%
SQL Server
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
40 81 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 18.35% 22.19% 25.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 65 56
Median daily rate £391 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -8.33%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton 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 Southampton

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 14 (42.42%) SQL
3 13 (39.39%) Windows
4 10 (30.30%) .NET
4 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
4 10 (30.30%) CSS
5 9 (27.27%) HTML
5 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (24.24%) SharePoint
7 7 (21.21%) C#
7 7 (21.21%) Office 365
8 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (18.18%) Finance
8 6 (18.18%) CMS
9 5 (15.15%) Content Management
9 5 (15.15%) ITIL
9 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (15.15%) High Availability
10 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
10 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
10 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (12.12%) VMware
11 3 (9.09%) Clustering
11 3 (9.09%) Scrum

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 8 (24.24%) SharePoint
2 6 (18.18%) CMS
3 2 (6.06%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Office 365
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) DNS
1 2 (6.06%) Network Security
1 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) IPsec
2 1 (3.03%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (3.03%) SAN
2 1 (3.03%) SSL
2 1 (3.03%) VPN
2 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (6.06%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (6.06%) HDInsight
5 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.03%) MS Access
6 1 (3.03%) OLAP
6 1 (3.03%) OLTP
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) Toad
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Publishing
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) DBA
3 7 (21.21%) SharePoint Developer
3 7 (21.21%) SQL DBA
4 5 (15.15%) .NET Developer
5 4 (12.12%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (6.06%) Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Azure SQL DBA
6 2 (6.06%) Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (6.06%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 1 (3.03%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (3.03%) SSIS Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) SSIS Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) .NET
1 10 (30.30%) CSS
2 9 (27.27%) HTML
3 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
4 3 (9.09%) Web Services
5 2 (6.06%) CSS3
6 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.03%) 802.1X
6 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.03%) HTML5
6 1 (3.03%) MDX
6 1 (3.03%) WCF
6 1 (3.03%) WinForms
6 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Clustering
1 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 3 (9.09%) Replication
1 3 (9.09%) Statistics
2 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.03%) CLARiiON
2 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.03%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.03%) Android
4 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.03%) Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.15%) Content Management
2 5 (15.15%) High Availability
2 5 (15.15%) ITIL
3 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 3 (9.09%) Information Management
4 3 (9.09%) Line Management
4 3 (9.09%) Scrum
4 3 (9.09%) Service Management
4 3 (9.09%) Software Licensing
4 3 (9.09%) System Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Budget Control
5 2 (6.06%) Database Tuning
5 2 (6.06%) Integration Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.06%) Use Case
5 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) SQL
2 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
3 7 (21.21%) C#
4 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.06%) C
5 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.03%) Java
6 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.03%) VBA
6 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.03%) CCNA
3 1 (3.03%) CCNP
3 1 (3.03%) CCSA
3 1 (3.03%) CCSE
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) MCSE
3 1 (3.03%) OCP
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.03%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) ISA Server
2 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.03%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) VMware
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Apple
4 1 (3.03%) Blue Coat
4 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) EMC
4 1 (3.03%) Forcepoint
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) IronPort
4 1 (3.03%) Juniper
4 1 (3.03%) NetApp
4 1 (3.03%) Nokia
4 1 (3.03%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.03%) Symantec
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