Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 17 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)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 26 34
Rank change year-on-year +8 +8 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 54 41 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 7.68% 5.99% 4.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 38.03% 35.96% 28.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 35 34
Swindon median daily rate £400 £330 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £313 £285 £230
90th Percentile £575 £570 £438
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +14.29% +4.48% +3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate £27.50 - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 - -

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 Swindon with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 142 114 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 20.20% 16.67% 15.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 92 108
Swindon median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £313 £306 £307
90th Percentile £575 £574 £500
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Swindon median hourly rate £27.50 - £11.00
10th Percentile £26.25 - £10.50
90th Percentile £31.15 - £11.50
Wiltshire median hourly rate £28.50 - £32.50

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Swindon

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Swindon

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Swindon over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in Swindon

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 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 Swindon region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 31 (57.41%) SQL
2 22 (40.74%) C#
2 22 (40.74%) .NET
3 18 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 18 (33.33%) MVC
3 18 (33.33%) Finance
4 16 (29.63%) .NET Framework
5 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (25.93%) Migration
7 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
7 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (24.07%) Entity Framework
8 11 (20.37%) Data Modelling
8 11 (20.37%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
9 10 (18.52%) Data Migration
9 10 (18.52%) Data Cleansing
9 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (16.67%) DevOps
10 9 (16.67%) Post-Production
10 9 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (16.67%) Data Quality
10 9 (16.67%) AngularJS
10 9 (16.67%) XML
10 9 (16.67%) ETL
10 9 (16.67%) JSON
11 8 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (14.81%) Integration Testing
11 8 (14.81%) HTML
11 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (5.56%) IIS
1 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.70%) CMS
2 2 (3.70%) Confluence
2 2 (3.70%) Kentico
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Actimize
2 1 (1.85%) Maximo
2 1 (1.85%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.85%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.85%) Route 53
3 1 (1.85%) Serverless
3 1 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) HTTP
1 1 (1.85%) SSL
1 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2016
2 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.56%) MySQL
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.70%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (3.70%) Data Mining
6 2 (3.70%) DB2
6 2 (3.70%) Firebird
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (3.70%) Power BI
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (3.70%) Star Schema
7 1 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (7.41%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.56%) ReSharper
3 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.70%) JIRA
3 2 (3.70%) NuGet
3 2 (3.70%) Subversion
3 2 (3.70%) TortoiseSVN
3 2 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.85%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.85%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.85%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.85%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (59.26%) Developer
2 15 (27.78%) .NET Developer
3 7 (12.96%) C# Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Architect
4 5 (9.26%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (9.26%) ETL Developer
5 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (5.56%) SQL Developer
6 3 (5.56%) SSIS Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Power BI Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.74%) .NET
2 18 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 16 (29.63%) .NET Framework
4 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (24.07%) Entity Framework
5 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 9 (16.67%) JSON
6 9 (16.67%) XML
7 8 (14.81%) HTML
8 7 (12.96%) CSS
9 6 (11.11%) HTML5
10 5 (9.26%) jQuery
10 5 (9.26%) WCF
11 4 (7.41%) CSS3
11 4 (7.41%) Web Services
12 3 (5.56%) RESTful
12 3 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 2 (3.70%) .NET Core
13 2 (3.70%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (5.56%) RIA
3 2 (3.70%) Clustering
4 1 (1.85%) CESG
4 1 (1.85%) iPad
4 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Linux
3 2 (3.70%) Unix
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.85%) Android
4 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.85%) CentOS
4 1 (1.85%) CoreOS
4 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) MVC
2 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.93%) Migration
4 11 (20.37%) Data Modelling
4 11 (20.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (18.52%) Data Cleansing
5 10 (18.52%) Data Migration
6 9 (16.67%) DevOps
6 9 (16.67%) ETL
6 9 (16.67%) Post-Production
7 8 (14.81%) Data Transformation
7 8 (14.81%) Integration Testing
7 8 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.41%) Analytics
9 4 (7.41%) Dimensional Modelling
9 4 (7.41%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (7.41%) Programme Management
9 4 (7.41%) Unit Testing
10 3 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 31 (57.41%) SQL
2 22 (40.74%) C#
3 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.56%) TypeScript
4 3 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.70%) Delphi
5 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.85%) Java
6 1 (1.85%) Python
6 1 (1.85%) Ruby
6 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 4 (7.41%) PMO
3 2 (3.70%) GDPR
3 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) Docker
2 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.85%) GlusterFS
3 1 (1.85%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.85%) Nagios
2 1 (1.85%) OSSEC
2 1 (1.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.96%) Oracle
3 1 (1.85%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.85%) HP
3 1 (1.85%) New Relic
3 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.85%) Sencha
3 1 (1.85%) Sourcefire
3 1 (1.85%) Telerik