The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yeovil 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 23 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 / Yeovil
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 9 8
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 5 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yeovil 21.74% 21.74% 20.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 100.00% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +2.85% +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £38.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.58% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £32.66 £23.63
% change year-on-year +20.96% +38.22%  

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 Yeovil with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Yeovil
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 5 5 7
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yeovil 21.74% 21.74% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Median hourly rate £47.50 £38.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.58% +29.16%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.35 £26.00
% change year-on-year +25.19% +16.74%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Yeovil

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yeovil 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 Yeovil

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yeovil

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Yeovil

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yeovil

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Yeovil

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

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) CentOS
3 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
3 5 (62.50%) Veeam
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (62.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (62.50%) Office 365
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (62.50%) Webmin
3 5 (62.50%) Xymon
3 5 (62.50%) RIA
3 5 (62.50%) Test Management
3 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) PHP
3 5 (62.50%) MySQL
3 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (62.50%) Migration
3 5 (62.50%) Samba
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) Squid
3 5 (62.50%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (62.50%) Web Development

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yeovil 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 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
1 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
1 5 (62.50%) SharePoint 2010
1 5 (62.50%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (62.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DHCP
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) Extranet
1 5 (62.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) SharePoint Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (25.00%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Unix DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) CentOS
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Architecture
1 5 (62.50%) Test Management
1 5 (62.50%) Web Development
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Statistics
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
1 5 (62.50%) Samba
1 5 (62.50%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Nagios
1 5 (62.50%) Webmin
1 5 (62.50%) Xymon
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Citrix
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
1 5 (62.50%) Veeam
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle