Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 23 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)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 23 25
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 93 79 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 7.27% 6.15% 5.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 41.15% 37.26% 35.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 61 63
Wiltshire median daily rate £395 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.86% +6.06% +1.54%
10th Percentile £292 £268 £251
90th Percentile £525 £500 £438
South West median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 - -
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £33.75 £43.00
% change year-on-year +21.48% -21.51% +79.17%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 226 212 236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 17.66% 16.50% 15.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 154 175
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £301 £263 £275
90th Percentile £575 £529 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 7
Wiltshire median hourly rate £28.50 - £32.50
10th Percentile £26.25 - £22.50
90th Percentile £34.03 - £33.85
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +29.63% -20.59% +22.52%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Wiltshire

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Wiltshire

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in Wiltshire

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Wiltshire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Swindon +12 56 £400 +21.21% 3
Corsham +1 4 £475 +48.44%
Chippenham -4 4 £313 -19.35%
Marlborough - 2 £306 -
Salisbury -5 1 £95 -74.83% 3
SQL Server
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 46 (49.46%) SQL
2 39 (41.94%) .NET
3 34 (36.56%) Microsoft
4 32 (34.41%) C#
5 31 (33.33%) MVC
6 28 (30.11%) ASP.NET
6 28 (30.11%) .NET Framework
7 25 (26.88%) Entity Framework
8 22 (23.66%) Finance
8 22 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (22.58%) JavaScript
9 21 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (21.51%) HTML
11 19 (20.43%) Migration
12 17 (18.28%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (17.20%) CSS
13 16 (17.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 16 (17.20%) SQL Server 2016
14 15 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
14 15 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
14 15 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (15.05%) ETL
15 14 (15.05%) HTML5
15 14 (15.05%) WCF
16 12 (12.90%) Data Migration
16 12 (12.90%) Security Cleared
16 12 (12.90%) Data Modelling
16 12 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
17 11 (11.83%) XML
17 11 (11.83%) T-SQL

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 5 (5.38%) Confluence
1 5 (5.38%) IIS
2 4 (4.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (3.23%) CMS
3 3 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.15%) Kentico
4 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.15%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.08%) Apache
5 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.08%) Jetty
5 1 (1.08%) Mongrel
5 1 (1.08%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.08%) nginx
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Actimize
2 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.08%) Maximo
3 1 (1.08%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (10.75%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.23%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (2.15%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (2.15%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (2.15%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (2.15%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.15%) GitHub
4 2 (2.15%) Office 365
4 2 (2.15%) OpenShift
4 2 (2.15%) Route 53
4 2 (2.15%) Serverless
4 2 (2.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.08%) Google App Engine
5 1 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) HTTP
1 2 (2.15%) SSL
1 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.15%) VPN
2 1 (1.08%) DHCP
2 1 (1.08%) DNS
2 1 (1.08%) Firewall
2 1 (1.08%) FTP
2 1 (1.08%) IPsec
2 1 (1.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.20%) SQL Server 2016
1 16 (17.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (10.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (9.68%) Power BI
6 8 (8.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (8.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (5.38%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (4.30%) SAP BW
9 3 (3.23%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.23%) Hadoop
9 3 (3.23%) MySQL
9 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
9 3 (3.23%) SAP HANA
9 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (2.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (2.15%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 8 (8.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (6.45%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.38%) JIRA
3 5 (5.38%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.23%) ReSharper
5 2 (2.15%) Artifactory
5 2 (2.15%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.15%) Hudson
5 2 (2.15%) Maven
5 2 (2.15%) NuGet
5 2 (2.15%) SonarQube
5 2 (2.15%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (2.15%) Subversion
5 2 (2.15%) TortoiseSVN
5 2 (2.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.08%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.08%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (23.66%) Finance
2 3 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.15%) Marketing
3 2 (2.15%) Retail
3 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 53 (56.99%) Developer
2 28 (30.11%) .NET Developer
3 14 (15.05%) C# Developer
4 10 (10.75%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (10.75%) Full Stack Developer
5 9 (9.68%) Architect
6 8 (8.60%) Analyst
6 8 (8.60%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 7 (7.53%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (7.53%) SQL Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Consultant
8 6 (6.45%) SSIS Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Azure Consultant
9 5 (5.38%) ETL Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Developer
10 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Developer
11 3 (3.23%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (41.94%) .NET
2 28 (30.11%) .NET Framework
2 28 (30.11%) ASP.NET
3 25 (26.88%) Entity Framework
4 21 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (21.51%) HTML
6 16 (17.20%) CSS
7 15 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (15.05%) HTML5
8 14 (15.05%) WCF
9 11 (11.83%) JSON
9 11 (11.83%) XML
10 9 (9.68%) AngularJS
10 9 (9.68%) jQuery
11 7 (7.53%) Web Services
12 6 (6.45%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (5.38%) LINQ
14 4 (4.30%) CSS3
14 4 (4.30%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.30%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.23%) RIA
4 2 (2.15%) Clustering
4 2 (2.15%) iPad
4 2 (2.15%) NHS
4 2 (2.15%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.08%) CESG
5 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.68%) Windows
2 5 (5.38%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.30%) Linux
4 2 (2.15%) CentOS
4 2 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.15%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.15%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.08%) Android
5 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.08%) CoreOS
5 1 (1.08%) Unix
5 1 (1.08%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (33.33%) MVC
2 22 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (20.43%) Migration
4 17 (18.28%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (15.05%) ETL
6 12 (12.90%) Data Migration
6 12 (12.90%) Data Modelling
7 11 (11.83%) Data Cleansing
7 11 (11.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (10.75%) DevOps
9 9 (9.68%) Data Transformation
9 9 (9.68%) Post-Production
10 8 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (8.60%) Integration Testing
10 8 (8.60%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (7.53%) Analytics
11 7 (7.53%) Scrum
12 6 (6.45%) Front End Development
13 5 (5.38%) OOA/OOD
13 5 (5.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (49.46%) SQL
2 32 (34.41%) C#
3 21 (22.58%) JavaScript
4 11 (11.83%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.30%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.23%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.23%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.15%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.15%) Delphi
7 2 (2.15%) Java
7 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.15%) Python
7 2 (2.15%) Ruby
8 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.08%) VB
8 1 (1.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.60%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.15%) Degree
4 2 (2.15%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.15%) MCSA
4 2 (2.15%) MCSE
4 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.08%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.30%) PMO
3 2 (2.15%) GDPR
3 2 (2.15%) HL7
3 2 (2.15%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.60%) Docker
2 5 (5.38%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.23%) Xen
4 2 (2.15%) GlusterFS
5 1 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.08%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (8.60%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (2.15%) Nagios
2 2 (2.15%) OSSEC
3 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.08%) Puppet
3 1 (1.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 34 (36.56%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.75%) Oracle
3 6 (6.45%) Tableau
4 4 (4.30%) SAP
5 3 (3.23%) VMware
6 2 (2.15%) Adobe
6 2 (2.15%) Citrix
6 2 (2.15%) New Relic
6 2 (2.15%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.15%) RedGate
6 2 (2.15%) Twitter
7 1 (1.08%) Apple
7 1 (1.08%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.08%) Cisco
7 1 (1.08%) Google
7 1 (1.08%) HP
7 1 (1.08%) Sencha
7 1 (1.08%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.08%) Telerik