Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for SQL Server 2016 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2016 over the 6 months to 14 November 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 2016
South West > Devon
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 53 50
Rank change year-on-year -1 -3 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2016 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.43% 0.69% 0.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.02% 3.67% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Devon median daily rate £500 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +13.33% +10.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £18.69 £52.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -64.40% +90.91% -

SQL Server 2016 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 Devon with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 99 109 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 21.34% 18.86% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 61 92
Devon median daily rate £340 £375 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.33% +18.11% -14.88%
10th Percentile £252 £205 £205
90th Percentile £503 £488 £499
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
Devon median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -20.45% +120.00%
10th Percentile £37.50 £29.00 £31.25
90th Percentile £42.50 £36.75 £49.44
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% +27.27% -15.38%

SQL Server 2016
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing SQL Server 2016 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2016 in Devon

SQL Server 2016
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in Devon.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2016 in Devon

SQL Server 2016
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 within the Devon region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -1 1 £500 +25.00% 2
Plymouth - 1 - -
SQL Server 2016
South West

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2016 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for SQL Server 2016.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Sage
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) Sage 200
2 1 (50.00%) CQRS
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Vue.js
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Core
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing Technology
2 1 (50.00%) Data Science
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET

SQL Server 2016
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Sage 200 Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Sage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Core
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Core
1 1 (50.00%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing Technology
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) CQRS
1 1 (50.00%) Data Science
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Sage