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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 19 12 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 17 36 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 7.39% 9.63% 5.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.62% 34.95% 24.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 14
Median daily rate £313 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £296 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £18.83 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £29.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +32.22%
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
29 103 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 12.61% 27.54% 21.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 76 53
Median daily rate £413 £375 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £435 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £18.83 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

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 August 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 August 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 (45.71%) Microsoft
2 15 (42.86%) .NET
3 14 (40.00%) CSS
3 14 (40.00%) Windows
4 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
4 12 (34.29%) SQL
4 12 (34.29%) C#
4 12 (34.29%) HTML
5 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 9 (25.71%) CMS
6 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
8 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 7 (20.00%) Finance
8 7 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (20.00%) Office 365
8 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (17.14%) Scrum
10 5 (14.29%) Shell Script
10 5 (14.29%) XML
10 5 (14.29%) C
10 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
10 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
10 5 (14.29%) MongoDB
10 5 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (14.29%) Integration Testing
10 5 (14.29%) Test Scripting
10 5 (14.29%) ISTQB
10 5 (14.29%) Content Management
10 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012

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 9 (25.71%) CMS
2 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
3 4 (11.43%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Office 365
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) DNS
1 1 (2.86%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.71%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (5.71%) HDInsight
5 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.86%) MS Access
6 1 (2.86%) OLAP
6 1 (2.86%) OLTP
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) MSI
3 1 (2.86%) NUnit
3 1 (2.86%) Selenium
3 1 (2.86%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.86%) Toad
3 1 (2.86%) WiX
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Publishing
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) .NET Developer
3 7 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 6 (17.14%) DBA
5 5 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) SQL DBA
5 5 (14.29%) Test Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Sitecore Developer
7 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (8.57%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (5.71%) Administrator
8 2 (5.71%) Azure SQL DBA
8 2 (5.71%) Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) SQL Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Applications Support
9 1 (2.86%) Programmer
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (42.86%) .NET
2 14 (40.00%) CSS
3 12 (34.29%) HTML
4 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 5 (14.29%) XML
6 4 (11.43%) HTML5
7 3 (8.57%) CSS3
7 3 (8.57%) WCF
7 3 (8.57%) Web Services
8 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.86%) Ajax
9 1 (2.86%) Breeze.js
9 1 (2.86%) Entity Framework
9 1 (2.86%) Express
9 1 (2.86%) jQuery
9 1 (2.86%) Kendo UI
9 1 (2.86%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (2.86%) LINQ
9 1 (2.86%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
1 3 (8.57%) Statistics
2 2 (5.71%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.71%) Replication
3 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.71%) Android
3 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.14%) Scrum
3 5 (14.29%) Content Management
3 5 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 5 (14.29%) Test Planning
3 5 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 5 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (11.43%) High Availability
4 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.57%) Information Management
5 3 (8.57%) Line Management
5 3 (8.57%) MVC
5 3 (8.57%) Service Management
5 3 (8.57%) Software Licensing
5 3 (8.57%) System Testing
5 3 (8.57%) TDD
6 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) C#
1 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
1 12 (34.29%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) C
2 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 5 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.71%) Java
4 2 (5.71%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.86%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.86%) VB
5 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 5 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.86%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Sitecore
3 2 (5.71%) Apple
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) VMware
4 1 (2.86%) BMC
4 1 (2.86%) DevExpress
4 1 (2.86%) Remedy
Southampton, Hampshire
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