Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 5 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 36 24 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 17.56% 13.48% 22.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 62.07% 63.16% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 23
Bath median daily rate £363 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.83% -7.69% -
10th Percentile £159 £256 £263
90th Percentile £500 £388 £475
Somerset median daily rate £364 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +11.85% -13.33% +8.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bath median hourly rate - - -
Somerset median hourly rate £24.00 £40.75 -
% change year-on-year -41.10% - -

SQL Server is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Bath
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 58 38 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 28.29% 21.35% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 30 29
Bath median daily rate £375 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £214 £273 £259
90th Percentile £483 £419 £488
Somerset median daily rate £425 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% +14.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Bath median hourly rate - £17.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +59.09% -
Somerset median hourly rate £24.00 £40.00 £43.43
% change year-on-year -40.00% -7.90% +19.31%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Bath

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bath

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Bath

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Bath over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in Bath

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Bath

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Bath region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 20 (55.56%) SQL
2 17 (47.22%) .NET
3 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 14 (38.89%) C#
5 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 9 (25.00%) MVC
8 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (19.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
9 7 (19.44%) Scrum
10 6 (16.67%) ETL
10 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (13.89%) ScriptRunner
11 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (13.89%) Social Media
11 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
11 5 (13.89%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (13.89%) Bitbucket
11 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
11 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
11 5 (13.89%) DevOps
11 5 (13.89%) Subversion
11 5 (13.89%) JIRA
11 5 (13.89%) Atlassian
11 5 (13.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (13.89%) Kanban
11 5 (13.89%) Groovy
11 5 (13.89%) Citrix
11 5 (13.89%) JavaScript

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.78%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (11.11%) Power BI
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.78%) QlikView
6 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.78%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (13.89%) Bitbucket
2 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.89%) JIRA
2 5 (13.89%) ScriptRunner
2 5 (13.89%) Subversion
3 1 (2.78%) NUnit
3 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.78%) webpack
General
1 1 (2.78%) Electronics
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
1 1 (2.78%) French Language
1 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.78%) Marketing
1 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Developer
2 12 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 7 (19.44%) C# Developer
4 6 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (11.11%) Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) DBA
5 4 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 4 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (11.11%) JIRA Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Service Desk Support
5 4 (11.11%) SQL DBA
5 4 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Applications Support
6 3 (8.33%) Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) DevOps Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) JIRA Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Architect
7 2 (5.56%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) .NET
2 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
4 5 (13.89%) HTML
5 4 (11.11%) CSS
6 3 (8.33%) .NET Core
6 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
6 3 (8.33%) Angular 2
6 3 (8.33%) Entity Framework
6 3 (8.33%) HTML5
6 3 (8.33%) jQuery
7 2 (5.56%) Ajax
7 2 (5.56%) Ext JS
7 2 (5.56%) LESS
7 2 (5.56%) React
7 2 (5.56%) Sass
7 2 (5.56%) WCF
8 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Social Media
2 3 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) MVC
3 7 (19.44%) Scrum
4 6 (16.67%) ETL
5 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (13.89%) DevOps
5 5 (13.89%) ITIL
5 5 (13.89%) ITSM
5 5 (13.89%) Kanban
5 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
5 5 (13.89%) Validation
5 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
6 3 (8.33%) Change Control
6 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 3 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (8.33%) Migration
6 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
6 3 (8.33%) Web Development
7 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) SQL
2 14 (38.89%) C#
3 5 (13.89%) Groovy
3 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.89%) Python
4 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.33%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.78%) ES6
6 1 (2.78%) Java
6 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Atlassian
2 5 (13.89%) Citrix
2 5 (13.89%) VMware
3 1 (2.78%) SAP