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 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 13 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 32 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 8.96% 5.88% 5.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.79% 38.60% 57.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 19 12
Median daily rate £331 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £318 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £430 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.50 £24.38
% change year-on-year
+38.95% -3.58%
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
63 57 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 17.65% 15.24% 9.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 48 24
Median daily rate £420 £413 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £38.50 - £20.00
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 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 30 June 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 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 Swindon region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 29 (59.18%) .NET
1 29 (59.18%) Microsoft
2 21 (42.86%) MVC
2 21 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 20 (40.82%) SQL
4 17 (34.69%) HTML
5 16 (32.65%) C#
6 14 (28.57%) Web Services
6 14 (28.57%) RESTful
7 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
7 13 (26.53%) VB.NET
8 12 (24.49%) Finance
9 11 (22.45%) CSS
9 11 (22.45%) Visual Studio
10 10 (20.41%) IIS
10 10 (20.41%) JSON
10 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (18.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 9 (18.37%) Windows
11 9 (18.37%) HTTP
12 8 (16.33%) MS Office
12 8 (16.33%) SSL
12 8 (16.33%) Change Management
12 8 (16.33%) .NET Framework
12 8 (16.33%) jQuery
12 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (14.29%) Windows Server
13 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
13 7 (14.29%) Data Modelling

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 10 (20.41%) IIS
2 5 (10.20%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (10.20%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.08%) CMS
5 1 (2.04%) IBM Domino
5 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.04%) JBoss
5 1 (2.04%) Moodle
5 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) MS Office
2 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) BASE24
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.04%) SAP CRM
1 1 (2.04%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.04%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
1 1 (2.04%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) HTTP
2 8 (16.33%) SSL
3 1 (2.04%) ATM
3 1 (2.04%) Firewall
3 1 (2.04%) LAN
3 1 (2.04%) MPLS
3 1 (2.04%) Skype
3 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.12%) MySQL
5 1 (2.04%) DB2
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.04%) MS Access
5 1 (2.04%) SAP BI
5 1 (2.04%) SAP BW
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Visual Studio
2 9 (18.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (10.20%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (2.04%) Subversion
6 1 (2.04%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (65.31%) Developer
2 22 (44.90%) .NET Developer
3 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (20.41%) SQL Developer
5 9 (18.37%) VB.NET Developer
6 8 (16.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (14.29%) Architect
7 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 6 (12.24%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (12.24%) C# Developer
8 6 (12.24%) Java Developer
9 4 (8.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (8.16%) Digital Developer
9 4 (8.16%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (6.12%) .NET Architect
10 3 (6.12%) DBA
11 2 (4.08%) Build Manager
11 2 (4.08%) Software Developer
11 2 (4.08%) SQL DBA
11 2 (4.08%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (59.18%) .NET
2 21 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 17 (34.69%) HTML
4 14 (28.57%) RESTful
4 14 (28.57%) Web Services
5 11 (22.45%) CSS
6 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (20.41%) JSON
7 8 (16.33%) .NET Framework
7 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (16.33%) jQuery
8 7 (14.29%) XML
9 6 (12.24%) AngularJS
9 6 (12.24%) Spring
10 3 (6.12%) Entity Framework
10 3 (6.12%) WCF
11 2 (4.08%) Ajax
11 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 2 (4.08%) WPF
12 1 (2.04%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.08%) Tandem
2 2 (4.08%) User Experience
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Windows
2 7 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.16%) Linux
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) MVC
2 8 (16.33%) Change Management
3 7 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 7 (14.29%) SOA
4 6 (12.24%) OO
5 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.20%) Business Continuity
5 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (10.20%) Multithreading
5 5 (10.20%) OOD
5 5 (10.20%) Open Source
5 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (8.16%) Release Management
6 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.12%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.12%) Front End Development
7 3 (6.12%) Web Development
8 2 (4.08%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.82%) SQL
2 16 (32.65%) C#
3 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
3 13 (26.53%) VB.NET
4 7 (14.29%) Java
5 4 (8.16%) VB
6 2 (4.08%) VB6
7 1 (2.04%) C++
7 1 (2.04%) F#
7 1 (2.04%) Haskell
7 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
1 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.04%) CCNA
2 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.04%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 29 (59.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle
3 2 (4.08%) HP
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco
4 1 (2.04%) Lotus
4 1 (2.04%) NetApp
4 1 (2.04%) SAP
4 1 (2.04%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.04%) VMware