The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 4 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 26 69 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 13.98% 26.04% 8.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 38.24% 72.63% 34.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 31 3
Median daily rate £360 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £380 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £30.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +36.66%
SQL Server
West Yorkshire

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
68 95 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 36.56% 35.85% 24.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 50 17
Median daily rate £410 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £425 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £185.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bradford region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 Bradford region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 22 (41.51%) SQL
2 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
3 19 (35.85%) Windows
3 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (33.96%) Mobile App
5 17 (32.08%) JavaScript
6 16 (30.19%) CSS
6 16 (30.19%) Web Services
7 15 (28.30%) .NET
7 15 (28.30%) TDD
8 14 (26.42%) Spring
8 14 (26.42%) JPA
8 14 (26.42%) RESTful
8 14 (26.42%) CouchDB
8 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Azure
8 14 (26.42%) Java
8 14 (26.42%) ECMAScript
8 14 (26.42%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (26.42%) Hibernate
8 14 (26.42%) LESS
8 14 (26.42%) Ember.js
8 14 (26.42%) AngularJS
8 14 (26.42%) MongoDB
8 14 (26.42%) RabbitMQ
8 14 (26.42%) Node.js
8 14 (26.42%) React
8 14 (26.42%) ES6
9 13 (24.53%) Finance
10 12 (22.64%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 2 (3.77%) IIS
1 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (22.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) CouchDB
1 14 (26.42%) MongoDB
2 7 (13.21%) DB2
2 7 (13.21%) Relational Database
2 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (11.32%) Big Data
3 6 (11.32%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (9.43%) MySQL
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.89%) Power BI
7 1 (1.89%) SAP HANA
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (7.55%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.77%) SoapUI
2 2 (3.77%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (24.53%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Advertising
2 2 (3.77%) Billing
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Developer
2 14 (26.42%) Java Developer
3 12 (22.64%) Analyst
3 12 (22.64%) Node.js Developer
4 8 (15.09%) Angular Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Architect
5 6 (11.32%) Consultant
5 6 (11.32%) Database Consultant
5 6 (11.32%) SQL Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Test Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) .NET Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Java Mobile Developer
7 4 (7.55%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Mobile Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.55%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.55%) SQL Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 4 (7.55%) VMware Consultant
8 3 (5.66%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.19%) CSS
1 16 (30.19%) Web Services
2 15 (28.30%) .NET
3 14 (26.42%) AngularJS
3 14 (26.42%) Ember.js
3 14 (26.42%) Hibernate
3 14 (26.42%) JPA
3 14 (26.42%) LESS
3 14 (26.42%) Node.js
3 14 (26.42%) RabbitMQ
3 14 (26.42%) React
3 14 (26.42%) RESTful
3 14 (26.42%) Spring
4 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET
5 6 (11.32%) WCF
6 4 (7.55%) HTML
6 4 (7.55%) HTML5
7 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (3.77%) Struts
7 2 (3.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.96%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.85%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) Android
2 6 (11.32%) Apple iOS
3 5 (9.43%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.55%) Linux
4 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (28.30%) TDD
3 14 (26.42%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (11.32%) Analytics
5 5 (9.43%) MVC
6 4 (7.55%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.55%) DevOps
6 4 (7.55%) Logistics
6 4 (7.55%) SOA
7 3 (5.66%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (5.66%) CRM
7 3 (5.66%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.66%) Regression Testing
7 3 (5.66%) System Testing
8 2 (3.77%) API Design
8 2 (3.77%) Data Governance
8 2 (3.77%) Functional Testing
8 2 (3.77%) High Availability
8 2 (3.77%) Open Source
8 2 (3.77%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (41.51%) SQL
2 17 (32.08%) JavaScript
3 14 (26.42%) ECMAScript
3 14 (26.42%) ES6
3 14 (26.42%) Java
4 9 (16.98%) C#
5 5 (9.43%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.77%) PHP
6 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) ISEB
1 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
1 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (1.89%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.21%) Hyper-V
1 7 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (7.55%) Puppet
2 2 (3.77%) Ansible
2 2 (3.77%) Salt
2 2 (3.77%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.98%) Oracle
3 7 (13.21%) VMware
4 6 (11.32%) Sybase
5 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.55%) Xamarin
6 2 (3.77%) SAP
6 2 (3.77%) Splunk
7 1 (1.89%) Amdocs
7 1 (1.89%) Sage