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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2 20 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 4.44% 22.22% 18.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.22% 55.56% 68.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 19 23
Median daily rate £333 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £311 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+41.97% -
SQL Server
Somerset

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
9 36 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 20.00% 40.00% 26.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 34 36
Median daily rate £375 £355 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £313 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £545 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £352 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.53% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £28.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% +12.50%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) SSDT
3 1 (25.00%) SonarQube
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium

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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) SonarQube
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (50.00%) Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Architect
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Architect
2 1 (25.00%) C# Application Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Application Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) IBM