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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 25 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 15 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 4.46% 4.30% 2.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 30.00% 27.40% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 3
Median daily rate £325 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £261 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £425 £460
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 £39.20 £31.76 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+23.42% +41.15%
SQL Server
Wiltshire

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
50 73 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 14.88% 15.70% 10.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 59 32
Median daily rate £390 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +49.11%

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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 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 Swindon region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 28 (59.57%) .NET
2 27 (57.45%) SQL
3 22 (46.81%) ASP.NET
4 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
5 17 (36.17%) MVC
5 17 (36.17%) Web Services
5 17 (36.17%) HTML
6 16 (34.04%) C#
7 13 (27.66%) VB.NET
7 13 (27.66%) RESTful
8 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
8 12 (25.53%) IIS
8 12 (25.53%) Visual Studio
9 11 (23.40%) .NET Framework
9 11 (23.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 10 (21.28%) MS Office
10 10 (21.28%) Finance
10 10 (21.28%) HTTP
10 10 (21.28%) JSON
10 10 (21.28%) jQuery
11 9 (19.15%) VB
11 9 (19.15%) Windows
12 8 (17.02%) CSS
12 8 (17.02%) SSL
12 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (14.89%) T-SQL
14 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development

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 12 (25.53%) IIS
2 3 (6.38%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.13%) CMS
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.13%) SAS
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) MS Office
2 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.13%) SAP CRM
1 1 (2.13%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.13%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) HTTP
2 8 (17.02%) SSL
3 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (6.38%) DB2
6 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.26%) MySQL
7 1 (2.13%) Base SAS
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.13%) SAP BI
7 1 (2.13%) SAP BW
7 1 (2.13%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (2.13%) SAS EBI
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Visual Studio
2 11 (23.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.26%) ReSharper
5 1 (2.13%) JIRA
5 1 (2.13%) Maven
5 1 (2.13%) NuGet
5 1 (2.13%) Subversion
5 1 (2.13%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (55.32%) Developer
2 23 (48.94%) .NET Developer
3 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (25.53%) SQL Developer
5 11 (23.40%) VB.NET Developer
6 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 9 (19.15%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (17.02%) Architect
8 8 (17.02%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (17.02%) C# Developer
9 7 (14.89%) DBA
10 6 (12.77%) SQL DBA
11 5 (10.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (8.51%) Solutions Architect
13 3 (6.38%) .NET Architect
14 2 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support
14 2 (4.26%) C# VB.NET Developer
15 1 (2.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 1 (2.13%) SQL Analyst
15 1 (2.13%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (59.57%) .NET
2 22 (46.81%) ASP.NET
3 17 (36.17%) HTML
3 17 (36.17%) Web Services
4 13 (27.66%) RESTful
5 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (23.40%) .NET Framework
7 10 (21.28%) jQuery
7 10 (21.28%) JSON
8 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (17.02%) CSS
9 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
10 5 (10.64%) Entity Framework
11 4 (8.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (6.38%) Ajax
12 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 3 (6.38%) HTML5
12 3 (6.38%) SOAP
12 3 (6.38%) WCF
13 2 (4.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.26%) User Experience
2 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.13%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Windows
2 5 (10.64%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.51%) Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) MVC
2 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (10.64%) Data Migration
3 5 (10.64%) Migration
4 4 (8.51%) Business Continuity
4 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (8.51%) Change Management
4 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (8.51%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.38%) Front End Development
5 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.26%) ETL
6 2 (4.26%) Scrum
6 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.26%) TDD
7 1 (2.13%) Content Management
7 1 (2.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (57.45%) SQL
2 16 (34.04%) C#
3 13 (27.66%) VB.NET
4 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
5 9 (19.15%) VB
6 7 (14.89%) T-SQL
7 5 (10.64%) VB6
8 1 (2.13%) C++
8 1 (2.13%) Java
8 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.13%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
1 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (2.13%) SCCM
1 1 (2.13%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) Apple
3 1 (2.13%) HP
3 1 (2.13%) SAP
3 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.13%) VMware