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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 15 3
Rank change year-on-year +1 -12  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 6 9 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 7.41% 7.89% 33.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 31.58% 36.00% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 19
Median daily rate £200 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.71% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £347 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £430 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +2.85% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £32.66 £23.25
% change year-on-year +20.96% +40.45%  

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

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Bath
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 19 25 26
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bath 23.46% 21.93% 36.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 21
Median daily rate £323 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.00% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £338 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bath citing SQL Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 27 June 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 27 June 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 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET
5 9 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 8 (33.33%) C#
7 7 (29.17%) Finance
7 7 (29.17%) Scrum
7 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
8 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (20.83%) Windows
9 5 (20.83%) Linux
9 5 (20.83%) CSS
9 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
9 5 (20.83%) VMware
9 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (20.83%) DevOps
9 5 (20.83%) Release Management
9 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
9 5 (20.83%) SDLC
10 4 (16.67%) MVC
10 4 (16.67%) HTML

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 3 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.17%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
5 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (8.33%) Star Schema
6 1 (4.17%) MySQL
6 1 (4.17%) Power BI
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.50%) MSTest
2 3 (12.50%) NUnit
2 3 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 2 (8.33%) MSBuild
3 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Electronics
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (12.50%) Marketing
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
5 3 (12.50%) SQL BI Developer
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 3 (12.50%) SSRS Developer
6 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Business Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) DBA
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Tester
6 2 (8.33%) T-SQL Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Build and Release Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Maximo Tester
7 1 (4.17%) SSAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
3 5 (20.83%) CSS
4 4 (16.67%) HTML
5 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Core
5 3 (12.50%) Entity Framework
6 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (8.33%) jQuery
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Core
7 1 (4.17%) Ajax
7 1 (4.17%) Ext JS
7 1 (4.17%) HTML5
7 1 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (4.17%) SOAP
7 1 (4.17%) Web Services
7 1 (4.17%) XML
7 1 (4.17%) XSL
7 1 (4.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) Scrum
3 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (20.83%) DevOps
4 5 (20.83%) Release Management
4 5 (20.83%) SDLC
5 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 4 (16.67%) MVC
6 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 3 (12.50%) Release Automation
6 3 (12.50%) Web Development
7 2 (8.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 2 (8.33%) Data Architecture
7 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 2 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (8.33%) Project Management
7 2 (8.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) C#
2 8 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
4 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 3 (12.50%) Python
5 3 (12.50%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.17%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) ISEB
1 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.17%) MCP
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.50%) Docker
3 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) VMware
3 3 (12.50%) SAP
3 3 (12.50%) Sybase
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) Telerik
Bath
Nigel Frank International
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