The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 40 22 16
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.55% 2.86% 5.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.21% 8.51% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
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£350 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.75 £30.75
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +9.75%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
95 47 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 36.82% 33.57% 27.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 30 25
Average daily rate £325 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £370 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Bradford region.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Bradford region.

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) Clustering
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (42.86%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) SAP SRM
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) SAP PI
5 2 (28.57%) SAP BPC
5 2 (28.57%) WCF
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) SAP ALE
5 2 (28.57%) SAP Basis
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
5 2 (28.57%) SOA
5 2 (28.57%) IBM
5 2 (28.57%) SAP
5 2 (28.57%) SAP EP
5 2 (28.57%) Workflow
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) EMC

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SAP EP
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP SRM
1 2 (28.57%) SAP BPC
2 1 (14.29%) Unica
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) SAP BW
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SAP Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) SAP Basis Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) SAP PI
3 2 (28.57%) WCF
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) SAP ALE
3 2 (28.57%) SAP Basis
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
3 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) TDD
1 2 (28.57%) OO
1 2 (28.57%) SOA
1 2 (28.57%) Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) IBM
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) EMC
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) F5
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