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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 25 10
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 23 29 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 8.39% 6.99% 9.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 46.94% 39.19% 46.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 32
Median daily rate £325 £300 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £410 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
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
49 74 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 17.88% 17.83% 20.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 53 57
Median daily rate £390 £363 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.58% +15.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.14% -8.28%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 20 (46.51%) SharePoint
2 19 (44.19%) Windows
2 19 (44.19%) Microsoft
2 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (37.21%) Office 365
4 14 (32.56%) SQL
5 10 (23.26%) HTML
5 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
5 10 (23.26%) CSS
5 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (20.93%) Management Information System
7 8 (18.60%) CMS
7 8 (18.60%) Service Management
7 8 (18.60%) Content Management
7 8 (18.60%) .NET
7 8 (18.60%) Line Management
7 8 (18.60%) Software Licensing
7 8 (18.60%) System Testing
7 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
8 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
8 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
9 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (13.95%) MS Office
9 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
10 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (11.63%) Visual Studio
10 5 (11.63%) C#

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 20 (46.51%) SharePoint
2 8 (18.60%) CMS
3 3 (6.98%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.95%) MS Office
3 4 (9.30%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (37.21%) Office 365
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Network Security
1 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.65%) CTI
2 2 (4.65%) DNS
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.33%) Firewall
3 1 (2.33%) IPsec
3 1 (2.33%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (2.33%) SAN
3 1 (2.33%) SSL
3 1 (2.33%) VPN
3 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.65%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (4.65%) HDInsight
4 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.33%) Power BI
5 1 (2.33%) PowerPivot
5 1 (2.33%) QlikView
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.65%) Jasmine
2 2 (4.65%) Moq
3 1 (2.33%) Toad
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Publishing
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (55.81%) Developer
2 17 (39.53%) SharePoint Developer
3 10 (23.26%) DBA
4 9 (20.93%) SQL DBA
5 5 (11.63%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Azure SQL DBA
7 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Windows Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) CRM Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Development Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Technical Developer
8 1 (2.33%) VMware Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.26%) CSS
1 10 (23.26%) HTML
2 8 (18.60%) .NET
3 3 (6.98%) WCF
4 2 (4.65%) COM
4 2 (4.65%) LINQ
4 2 (4.65%) NHibernate
4 2 (4.65%) REST
4 2 (4.65%) SOAP
4 2 (4.65%) STL
4 2 (4.65%) Web Services
4 2 (4.65%) XML
5 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.33%) 802.1X
5 1 (2.33%) MDX
5 1 (2.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.30%) Statistics
3 3 (6.98%) Clustering
4 2 (4.65%) Replication
5 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) CLARiiON
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.33%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 19 (44.19%) Windows
2 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.65%) Linux
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (18.60%) Content Management
2 8 (18.60%) Line Management
2 8 (18.60%) Service Management
2 8 (18.60%) Software Licensing
2 8 (18.60%) System Testing
3 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
5 4 (9.30%) High Availability
5 4 (9.30%) ITIL
6 3 (6.98%) DevOps
6 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.98%) Information Management
6 3 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.65%) Budget Control
7 2 (4.65%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.65%) Database Tuning
7 2 (4.65%) ETL
7 2 (4.65%) OOD
7 2 (4.65%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 14 (32.56%) SQL
2 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.63%) C#
4 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.65%) C++
6 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.33%) CCNA
4 1 (2.33%) CCNP
4 1 (2.33%) CCSA
4 1 (2.33%) CCSE
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.33%) MCSE
4 1 (2.33%) OCP
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) ISA Server
3 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (4.65%) SCCM
1 2 (4.65%) WSUS
2 1 (2.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (44.19%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) VMware
3 2 (4.65%) HP
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco
4 1 (2.33%) EMC
4 1 (2.33%) Forcepoint
4 1 (2.33%) IronPort
4 1 (2.33%) Juniper
4 1 (2.33%) NetApp
4 1 (2.33%) Nokia
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.33%) Symantec
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