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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 20 21 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 20 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 6.08% 5.18% 3.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 28.99% 35.09% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 4
Median daily rate £350 £320 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £274 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £375 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £359 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £25.97 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+45.36% +8.20%
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
69 57 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 20.97% 14.77% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 52 48
Median daily rate £420 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -51.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.75 £31.40
% change year-on-year
+47.57% -17.99%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 19 (55.88%) SQL
2 15 (44.12%) .NET
2 15 (44.12%) ASP.NET
2 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
3 11 (32.35%) IIS
4 9 (26.47%) Web Services
4 9 (26.47%) Migration
5 8 (23.53%) MVC
5 8 (23.53%) Finance
5 8 (23.53%) C#
5 8 (23.53%) HTML
5 8 (23.53%) HTTP
6 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
6 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
6 7 (20.59%) RESTful
6 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
7 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (17.65%) WCF
7 6 (17.65%) Oracle
7 6 (17.65%) T-SQL
7 6 (17.65%) VB
7 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (17.65%) SSL
7 6 (17.65%) ETL
8 5 (14.71%) VB.NET
8 5 (14.71%) Java
8 5 (14.71%) MySQL
8 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
8 5 (14.71%) Linux
8 5 (14.71%) JIRA

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 11 (32.35%) IIS
2 4 (11.76%) Confluence
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.94%) SAS
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS Project
3 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP CRM
1 1 (2.94%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.94%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon S3
1 4 (11.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 4 (11.76%) AWS Lambda
1 4 (11.76%) Route 53
1 4 (11.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) HTTP
2 6 (17.65%) SSL
3 4 (11.76%) Firewall
3 4 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 4 (11.76%) VPN
4 3 (8.82%) Network Security
5 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) MySQL
1 5 (14.71%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (11.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (11.76%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 4 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (5.88%) DB2
5 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.94%) SAP BW
5 1 (2.94%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (2.94%) SAS EBI
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
2 5 (14.71%) JIRA
2 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
3 4 (11.76%) Artifactory
3 4 (11.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (11.76%) SonarQube
3 4 (11.76%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (11.76%) Vagrant
3 4 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.88%) ReSharper
4 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.94%) Maven
5 1 (2.94%) NuGet
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Advertising
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) .NET Developer
3 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 6 (17.65%) DBA
4 6 (17.65%) SQL Developer
5 5 (14.71%) SQL DBA
5 5 (14.71%) VB.NET Developer
6 4 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (11.76%) C# Developer
6 4 (11.76%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Architect
7 3 (8.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Lead DevOps
8 2 (5.88%) Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Business Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Security Tester
8 2 (5.88%) Test Specialist
8 2 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) .NET
1 15 (44.12%) ASP.NET
2 9 (26.47%) Web Services
3 8 (23.53%) HTML
4 7 (20.59%) RESTful
5 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (17.65%) WCF
6 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework
6 5 (14.71%) AppFabric
6 5 (14.71%) jQuery
7 4 (11.76%) ELK Stack
7 4 (11.76%) JSON
7 4 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
8 3 (8.82%) CSS
8 3 (8.82%) Entity Framework
8 3 (8.82%) HTML5
8 3 (8.82%) SOAP
9 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (5.88%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) CESG
1 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.88%) User Experience
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.94%) PKI
2 1 (2.94%) RIA
2 1 (2.94%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) CentOS
2 4 (11.76%) CoreOS
2 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Migration
2 8 (23.53%) MVC
3 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (17.65%) ETL
4 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (14.71%) Data Migration
4 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
4 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (14.71%) Software Testing
4 5 (14.71%) Test Planning
5 4 (11.76%) Auto-Scaling
5 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 4 (11.76%) Defect Management
5 4 (11.76%) DevOps
5 4 (11.76%) Load Balancing
5 4 (11.76%) Open Source
5 4 (11.76%) Threat Modelling
6 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) SQL
2 8 (23.53%) C#
3 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
4 6 (17.65%) T-SQL
4 6 (17.65%) VB
5 5 (14.71%) Java
5 5 (14.71%) VB.NET
6 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
6 4 (11.76%) PL/SQL
6 4 (11.76%) Python
6 4 (11.76%) Ruby
7 3 (8.82%) VB6
8 1 (2.94%) C++
8 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.94%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) ISTQB
2 4 (11.76%) ISEB
3 2 (5.88%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (5.88%) CHECK Team Member
3 2 (5.88%) CISM
3 2 (5.88%) CREST Certified
4 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) Docker
2 4 (11.76%) LXC
2 4 (11.76%) Snort
2 4 (11.76%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (11.76%) Ansible
2 4 (11.76%) Nagios
2 4 (11.76%) OSSEC
2 4 (11.76%) Terraform
3 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.94%) SCCM
3 1 (2.94%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) New Relic
3 4 (11.76%) Sourcefire
4 1 (2.94%) Apple
4 1 (2.94%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) SAP
4 1 (2.94%) VMware