The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 28 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 12 27 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 3.35% 7.36% 4.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 21.43% 44.26% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 23 11
Median daily rate £420 £320 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.39 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.84% -10.00%

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 Swindon region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
56 61 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 15.64% 16.62% 18.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 52 55
Median daily rate £415 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £450 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -51.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon 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 Swindon

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 15 (50.00%) SQL
2 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 13 (43.33%) .NET
4 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 9 (30.00%) Migration
6 8 (26.67%) Web Services
6 8 (26.67%) IIS
7 7 (23.33%) C#
7 7 (23.33%) Finance
7 7 (23.33%) WCF
7 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
8 6 (20.00%) Test Planning
8 6 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (20.00%) AppFabric
8 6 (20.00%) Data Protection
8 6 (20.00%) PCI DSS
8 6 (20.00%) Software Testing
8 6 (20.00%) ISTQB
8 6 (20.00%) MVC
8 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (20.00%) ETL
8 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
9 5 (16.67%) Java
9 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 5 (16.67%) MySQL
9 5 (16.67%) Oracle
9 5 (16.67%) ISEB
9 5 (16.67%) Firewall
9 5 (16.67%) Sourcefire

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 (26.67%) IIS
2 4 (13.33%) Confluence
3 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Project
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP CRM
1 1 (3.33%) SAP ERP
1 1 (3.33%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon S3
1 4 (13.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 4 (13.33%) AWS Lambda
1 4 (13.33%) Route 53
1 4 (13.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Firewall
1 5 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (13.33%) HTTP
2 4 (13.33%) Network Security
2 4 (13.33%) SSL
2 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (13.33%) VPN
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) MySQL
1 5 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (13.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (13.33%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.67%) DB2
5 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.33%) SAP BW
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (16.67%) JIRA
3 4 (13.33%) Artifactory
3 4 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (13.33%) SonarQube
3 4 (13.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (13.33%) Vagrant
4 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
5 2 (6.67%) ReSharper
5 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (3.33%) Maven
6 1 (3.33%) NuGet
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) DBA
3 5 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 5 (16.67%) SQL DBA
4 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (13.33%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Lead DevOps
5 3 (10.00%) Security Tester
5 3 (10.00%) Tester
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Network Architect
6 2 (6.67%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Test Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) .NET
2 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (26.67%) Web Services
4 7 (23.33%) WCF
5 6 (20.00%) AppFabric
6 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (13.33%) ELK Stack
7 4 (13.33%) HTML
7 4 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (10.00%) Entity Framework
8 3 (10.00%) HTML5
8 3 (10.00%) jQuery
8 3 (10.00%) RESTful
8 3 (10.00%) SOAP
9 2 (6.67%) LINQ
9 2 (6.67%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (3.33%) Ajax
10 1 (3.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) CESG
2 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.67%) PKI
2 2 (6.67%) Smartcard
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) CentOS
1 4 (13.33%) CoreOS
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
1 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Migration
2 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 6 (20.00%) ETL
2 6 (20.00%) MVC
2 6 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 5 (16.67%) Defect Management
3 5 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (16.67%) Threat Modelling
4 4 (13.33%) Auto-Scaling
4 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 4 (13.33%) DevOps
4 4 (13.33%) Information Security
4 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
4 4 (13.33%) Open Source
4 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) C#
3 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (16.67%) Java
4 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
5 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
5 4 (13.33%) Python
5 4 (13.33%) Ruby
5 4 (13.33%) VB
6 3 (10.00%) VB6
7 1 (3.33%) C++
7 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (16.67%) ISEB
3 3 (10.00%) CHECK Team Member
3 3 (10.00%) CISM
3 3 (10.00%) CREST Certified
4 2 (6.67%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.67%) Snort
3 4 (13.33%) Docker
3 4 (13.33%) LXC
3 4 (13.33%) VirtualBox
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (13.33%) Ansible
2 4 (13.33%) Nagios
2 4 (13.33%) OSSEC
2 4 (13.33%) Terraform
3 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (3.33%) SCCM
3 1 (3.33%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) Sourcefire
3 4 (13.33%) New Relic
4 1 (3.33%) Apple
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) VMware
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £450.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago