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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 36 12 32
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +20
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 28 70 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.10% 10.22% 4.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 28.28% 52.24% 36.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 52 14
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £300 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £498 £397
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.54 £31.05
% change year-on-year
+55.27% -27.40%

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
99 134 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 14.49% 19.56% 11.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 97 52
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £300 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £20.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 -13 13 £400 +25.00% 7
Chippenham 0 4 £350 +40.00%
Salisbury -2 1 £400 -11.11% 1
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 39 (60.00%) SQL
2 33 (50.77%) Microsoft
3 32 (49.23%) .NET
4 28 (43.08%) T-SQL
5 25 (38.46%) Migration
6 23 (35.38%) C#
6 23 (35.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 19 (29.23%) ETL
8 18 (27.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (27.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 17 (26.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (26.15%) ASP.NET
9 17 (26.15%) Windows
10 16 (24.62%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (21.54%) Data Migration
11 14 (21.54%) SQL Server 2014
11 14 (21.54%) Windows Server
12 13 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
12 13 (20.00%) Active Directory
13 12 (18.46%) MVC
13 12 (18.46%) IIS
14 11 (16.92%) Oracle
14 11 (16.92%) .NET Framework
14 11 (16.92%) WCF
14 11 (16.92%) High Availability
15 10 (15.38%) Security Cleared
15 10 (15.38%) HTML5
15 10 (15.38%) HTML
16 9 (13.85%) MySQL

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 (18.46%) IIS
2 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.15%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (6.15%) Confluence
4 1 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (12.31%) MS Office
3 3 (4.62%) MS Project
4 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.15%) Pegasus Opera
3 1 (1.54%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.54%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.54%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.15%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (6.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 4 (6.15%) Amazon S3
1 4 (6.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 4 (6.15%) AWS Lambda
1 4 (6.15%) Route 53
1 4 (6.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) Firewall
1 5 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (6.15%) HTTP
2 4 (6.15%) Network Security
2 4 (6.15%) SSL
2 4 (6.15%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.15%) VPN
2 4 (6.15%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (35.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 18 (27.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (27.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (26.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (21.54%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (13.85%) MySQL
6 8 (12.31%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (9.23%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (9.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (7.69%) MS Access
8 5 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (6.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (6.15%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (6.15%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (6.15%) MongoDB
9 4 (6.15%) NoSQL
9 4 (6.15%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (4.62%) OLTP
11 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (24.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (13.85%) Jenkins
2 9 (13.85%) Visual Studio
3 5 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.69%) JIRA
4 4 (6.15%) Artifactory
4 4 (6.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (6.15%) SonarQube
4 4 (6.15%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (6.15%) Vagrant
5 3 (4.62%) ReSharper
5 3 (4.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (3.08%) NuGet
7 1 (1.54%) Maven
7 1 (1.54%) Subversion
7 1 (1.54%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 7 (10.77%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Banking
3 2 (3.08%) Advertising
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (44.62%) Developer
2 19 (29.23%) DBA
3 13 (20.00%) SQL DBA
4 9 (13.85%) .NET Developer
5 8 (12.31%) C# Developer
6 7 (10.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (9.23%) Administrator
7 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 6 (9.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (9.23%) SQL Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Business Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Database Developer
9 4 (6.15%) ERP Support
9 4 (6.15%) IT Support
9 4 (6.15%) SAP Support
9 4 (6.15%) SQL Server DBA
9 4 (6.15%) Systems Support
10 3 (4.62%) Architect
10 3 (4.62%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (49.23%) .NET
2 17 (26.15%) ASP.NET
3 11 (16.92%) .NET Framework
3 11 (16.92%) WCF
4 10 (15.38%) HTML
4 10 (15.38%) HTML5
5 9 (13.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (13.85%) Entity Framework
5 9 (13.85%) Web Services
6 7 (10.77%) AngularJS
6 7 (10.77%) CSS
6 7 (10.77%) jQuery
6 7 (10.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (9.23%) AppFabric
7 6 (9.23%) LINQ
8 4 (6.15%) Elastic Stack
8 4 (6.15%) JSON
8 4 (6.15%) RESTful
8 4 (6.15%) SOAP
9 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.08%) CESG
2 2 (3.08%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.08%) PKI
2 2 (3.08%) Smartcard
3 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.54%) Clustering
3 1 (1.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.15%) Windows
2 14 (21.54%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (6.15%) CentOS
4 4 (6.15%) CoreOS
4 4 (6.15%) Linux
4 4 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) Migration
2 19 (29.23%) ETL
3 14 (21.54%) Data Migration
4 12 (18.46%) MVC
5 11 (16.92%) High Availability
6 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (10.77%) Data Protection
8 7 (10.77%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (9.23%) CRM
9 6 (9.23%) Software Testing
9 6 (9.23%) Test Planning
10 5 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
10 5 (7.69%) Data Modelling
10 5 (7.69%) Defect Management
10 5 (7.69%) ERP
10 5 (7.69%) Issue Tracking
10 5 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
10 5 (7.69%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 39 (60.00%) SQL
2 28 (43.08%) T-SQL
3 23 (35.38%) C#
4 13 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.77%) Java
5 7 (10.77%) VB
6 6 (9.23%) Python
7 5 (7.69%) PHP
8 4 (6.15%) Bash Shell
8 4 (6.15%) PL/SQL
8 4 (6.15%) Ruby
9 3 (4.62%) C++
9 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.62%) VB6
10 1 (1.54%) C
10 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.54%) VC++
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.77%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.23%) ISTQB
4 5 (7.69%) ISEB
5 3 (4.62%) CHECK Team Member
5 3 (4.62%) CISM
5 3 (4.62%) CREST Certified
5 3 (4.62%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.08%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.54%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.69%) Snort
4 4 (6.15%) Docker
4 4 (6.15%) LXC
4 4 (6.15%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (6.15%) Ansible
2 4 (6.15%) Nagios
2 4 (6.15%) OSSEC
2 4 (6.15%) Terraform
3 2 (3.08%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.54%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.54%) SCCM
4 1 (1.54%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 33 (50.77%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.92%) Oracle
3 7 (10.77%) VMware
4 5 (7.69%) SAP
4 5 (7.69%) Sourcefire
5 4 (6.15%) New Relic
5 4 (6.15%) Pegasus
5 4 (6.15%) QAD
6 3 (4.62%) RedGate
6 3 (4.62%) Twitter
7 1 (1.54%) Apple
7 1 (1.54%) HP