The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 20 31 30
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 36 36 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.26% 4.58% 5.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 37.11% 30.77% 36.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 28 19
Median daily rate £325 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £254 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £408 £480
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
South West

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 Wiltshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
97 117 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 16.87% 14.89% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 81 60
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +195.45%
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 Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +5 15 £325 -13.33% 3
Chippenham -2 6 £364 +32.27% 2
Trowbridge +3 2 - -
Corsham -1 2 £320 +6.66%
Malmesbury +5 1 £450 - 1
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 49 (51.04%) SQL
2 48 (50.00%) .NET
3 41 (42.71%) Microsoft
4 31 (32.29%) ASP.NET
4 31 (32.29%) Windows
5 30 (31.25%) HTML
6 29 (30.21%) Web Services
7 27 (28.13%) C#
8 25 (26.04%) MVC
9 22 (22.92%) JavaScript
9 22 (22.92%) Security Cleared
10 21 (21.88%) Visual Studio
11 19 (19.79%) SQL Server 2012
11 19 (19.79%) AngularJS
12 18 (18.75%) .NET Framework
13 17 (17.71%) VMware
14 16 (16.67%) HTML5
15 15 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
16 14 (14.58%) Migration
16 14 (14.58%) Oracle
16 14 (14.58%) jQuery
16 14 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (13.54%) JSON
17 13 (13.54%) RESTful
17 13 (13.54%) SC Cleared
17 13 (13.54%) VB.NET
18 12 (12.50%) T-SQL
18 12 (12.50%) IIS
18 12 (12.50%) CSS
18 12 (12.50%) XML

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (12.50%) IIS
2 5 (5.21%) Confluence
2 5 (5.21%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.04%) CMS
5 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.04%) SAS
5 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (11.46%) MS Office
2 2 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.04%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.04%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.21%) GitHub
2 2 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.42%) HTTP
2 8 (8.33%) SSL
3 5 (5.21%) Firewall
3 5 (5.21%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (4.17%) IP Telephony
4 4 (4.17%) LAN
4 4 (4.17%) WAN
5 2 (2.08%) VLAN
6 1 (1.04%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.04%) Internet
6 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.79%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (11.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.17%) MySQL
6 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.13%) DB2
8 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.04%) Base SAS
9 1 (1.04%) Data Mart
9 1 (1.04%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.04%) OLTP
9 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.04%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 21 (21.88%) Visual Studio
2 11 (11.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 9 (9.38%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.29%) Subversion
5 6 (6.25%) JIRA
5 6 (6.25%) Maven
5 6 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (5.21%) Hudson
7 4 (4.17%) Git (software)
8 3 (3.13%) Jasmine
9 2 (2.08%) ReSharper
9 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (1.04%) NuGet
10 1 (1.04%) NUnit
10 1 (1.04%) Selenium
10 1 (1.04%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 12 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (4.17%) Banking
3 3 (3.13%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.04%) Advertising
4 1 (1.04%) Back Office
4 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (48.96%) Developer
2 31 (32.29%) .NET Developer
3 17 (17.71%) Architect
3 17 (17.71%) ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (15.63%) SQL Developer
5 12 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 12 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 11 (11.46%) DBA
6 11 (11.46%) VB.NET Developer
7 10 (10.42%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (10.42%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (9.38%) SQL DBA
8 9 (9.38%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (7.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (6.25%) Software Developer
10 6 (6.25%) Support Engineer
11 5 (5.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (5.21%) Technical Architect
12 4 (4.17%) Server Engineer
12 4 (4.17%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (50.00%) .NET
2 31 (32.29%) ASP.NET
3 30 (31.25%) HTML
4 29 (30.21%) Web Services
5 19 (19.79%) AngularJS
6 18 (18.75%) .NET Framework
7 16 (16.67%) HTML5
8 15 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (14.58%) jQuery
10 13 (13.54%) JSON
10 13 (13.54%) RESTful
11 12 (12.50%) CSS
11 12 (12.50%) XML
12 11 (11.46%) Entity Framework
13 10 (10.42%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (10.42%) WCF
14 7 (7.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (5.21%) LINQ
15 5 (5.21%) REST
15 5 (5.21%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.21%) Client/Server
2 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.13%) Streaming Video
3 3 (3.13%) Video Editing
4 2 (2.08%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.08%) NHS
4 2 (2.08%) User Experience
5 1 (1.04%) Clustering
5 1 (1.04%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.04%) Replication
5 1 (1.04%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 31 (32.29%) Windows
2 9 (9.38%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.17%) Linux
3 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.08%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.08%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.04%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.04%) MVC
2 14 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (14.58%) Migration
3 11 (11.46%) Data Migration
4 8 (8.33%) ITIL
5 7 (7.29%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (6.25%) ETL
6 6 (6.25%) Front End Development
6 6 (6.25%) SOA
6 6 (6.25%) Web Development
7 5 (5.21%) MODAF
7 5 (5.21%) TDD
7 5 (5.21%) TOGAF
7 5 (5.21%) Virtual Environments
7 5 (5.21%) Zachman Framework
8 4 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (4.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (51.04%) SQL
2 27 (28.13%) C#
3 22 (22.92%) JavaScript
4 13 (13.54%) VB.NET
5 12 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 9 (9.38%) C++
6 9 (9.38%) VB
7 5 (5.21%) VB6
8 3 (3.13%) Java
9 2 (2.08%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.08%) Python
10 1 (1.04%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.04%) VBA
10 1 (1.04%) VC++
Qualifications
1 22 (22.92%) Security Cleared
2 13 (13.54%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.17%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) MCSA
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) HL7
2 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 12 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (9.38%) Active Directory
3 7 (7.29%) vSphere
4 5 (5.21%) Xen
5 4 (4.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
1 6 (6.25%) SCCM
2 4 (4.17%) WSUS
3 2 (2.08%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.04%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.04%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 41 (42.71%) Microsoft
2 17 (17.71%) VMware
3 14 (14.58%) Oracle
4 5 (5.21%) Citrix
5 4 (4.17%) Cisco
6 3 (3.13%) RedGate
6 3 (3.13%) Twitter
7 2 (2.08%) SAP
8 1 (1.04%) Apple
8 1 (1.04%) CA
8 1 (1.04%) HP
8 1 (1.04%) Nintex
8 1 (1.04%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.04%) Tableau