Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 12 4
Rank change year-on-year +5 -8 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 33 17 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 15.28% 8.90% 27.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.89% 51.52% 87.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 29
Bath median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £159 £256 £250
90th Percentile £505 £408 £438
Somerset median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bath median hourly rate - - -
Somerset median hourly rate £47.50 - -

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 57 33 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 26.39% 17.28% 31.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 28 33
Bath median daily rate £365 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.31% +8.33%
10th Percentile £163 £269 £219
90th Percentile £486 £413 £428
Somerset median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +2.74% +4.29% +11.11%
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 £47.50 £12.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +280.00% -58.33% -21.57%

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 November 2017.

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 November 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 Bath region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 18 (54.55%) SQL
2 15 (45.45%) .NET
3 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
4 13 (39.39%) C#
5 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 8 (24.24%) Scrum
7 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
8 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (21.21%) MVC
9 6 (18.18%) ETL
10 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (15.15%) Python
10 5 (15.15%) Citrix
10 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
10 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Project
10 5 (15.15%) VMware
10 5 (15.15%) Subversion
10 5 (15.15%) JIRA
10 5 (15.15%) Atlassian
10 5 (15.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (15.15%) Kanban
10 5 (15.15%) Groovy
10 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (15.15%) Waterfall
10 5 (15.15%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (15.15%) Bitbucket
10 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
10 5 (15.15%) DevOps

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 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.03%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (12.12%) Power BI
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (3.03%) QlikView
6 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.03%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (15.15%) Bitbucket
2 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
2 5 (15.15%) JIRA
2 5 (15.15%) ScriptRunner
2 5 (15.15%) Subversion
3 1 (3.03%) NUnit
3 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.03%) webpack
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Electronics
2 1 (3.03%) French Language
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (15.15%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.12%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (12.12%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (12.12%) DBA
4 4 (12.12%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 4 (12.12%) Help Desk Support
4 4 (12.12%) JIRA Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Service Desk Support
4 4 (12.12%) SQL DBA
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 3 (9.09%) Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) DevOps Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) JIRA Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) .NET
2 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
4 4 (12.12%) HTML
5 3 (9.09%) CSS
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Core
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.06%) Ajax
6 2 (6.06%) Angular 2
6 2 (6.06%) Entity Framework
6 2 (6.06%) jQuery
7 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (3.03%) Ext JS
7 1 (3.03%) HTML5
7 1 (3.03%) JSON
7 1 (3.03%) LESS
7 1 (3.03%) REST
7 1 (3.03%) Sass
7 1 (3.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Greenfield Project
1 4 (12.12%) Social Media
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (24.24%) Scrum
3 7 (21.21%) MVC
4 6 (18.18%) ETL
5 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (15.15%) DevOps
5 5 (15.15%) Kanban
5 5 (15.15%) Waterfall
6 4 (12.12%) ITIL
6 4 (12.12%) ITSM
6 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
6 4 (12.12%) Validation
7 3 (9.09%) Change Control
7 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
7 3 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (9.09%) Migration
7 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 3 (9.09%) Web Development
8 2 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) SQL
2 13 (39.39%) C#
3 5 (15.15%) Groovy
3 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.15%) Python
4 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.06%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.03%) ES6
6 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.03%) MCP
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Atlassian
2 5 (15.15%) Citrix
2 5 (15.15%) VMware
3 1 (3.03%) HP
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) SAP
3 1 (3.03%) Telerik