The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 12 37 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 19.05% 36.27% 32.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 92.31% 90.24% 89.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 37 30
Median daily rate £350 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £315 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £477
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+0.35% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £25.44 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+37.57% +6.00%
SQL Server
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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 Taunton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
13 41 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 20.63% 40.20% 35.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 41 33
Median daily rate £350 £385 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £323 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Taunton 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 Taunton

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 8 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 Taunton region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 25 (92.59%) C#
2 24 (88.89%) .NET
3 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (74.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (62.96%) Scrum
6 14 (51.85%) Automated Testing
7 13 (48.15%) Security Cleared
8 12 (44.44%) Kanban
8 12 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
9 11 (40.74%) Unit Testing
9 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
10 9 (33.33%) Pair Programming
10 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
10 9 (33.33%) QA
11 8 (29.63%) BDD
11 8 (29.63%) Line Management
12 7 (25.93%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (25.93%) SpecFlow
12 7 (25.93%) TDD
12 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
12 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
13 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
13 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
13 6 (22.22%) MVC
13 6 (22.22%) Manual Testing
13 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (22.22%) NServiceBus
14 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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 6 (22.22%) NServiceBus
2 5 (18.52%) IIS
3 4 (14.81%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.70%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 20 (74.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
2 7 (25.93%) SpecFlow
3 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 5 (18.52%) Cucumber
5 2 (7.41%) Selenium
6 1 (3.70%) NUnit
6 1 (3.70%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) C# Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Test Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Developer
5 3 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Tester
7 1 (3.70%) Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support
7 1 (3.70%) Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Server Support
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (88.89%) .NET
2 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
4 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (18.52%) WPF
6 4 (14.81%) CSS
6 4 (14.81%) Gherkin
6 4 (14.81%) HTML
6 4 (14.81%) WF
7 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (62.96%) Scrum
3 14 (51.85%) Automated Testing
4 12 (44.44%) Kanban
5 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
5 11 (40.74%) Unit Testing
6 9 (33.33%) Pair Programming
7 8 (29.63%) BDD
7 8 (29.63%) Line Management
8 7 (25.93%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (25.93%) TDD
9 6 (22.22%) Manual Testing
9 6 (22.22%) MVC
10 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
10 4 (14.81%) Web Development
10 4 (14.81%) Workflow
11 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing
12 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) C#
2 5 (18.52%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Security Cleared
2 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) IBM
2 1 (3.70%) VMware
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