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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 27 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 14.29% 12.90% 13.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 49.09% 33.80% 32.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 13
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£350 £305 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% +32.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.80%
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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
55 71 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 29.10% 38.17% 40.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 41 35
Average daily rate £275 £255 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.84% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £388 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing SQL Server 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.

1 23 (57.50%) .NET
2 22 (55.00%) C#
3 16 (40.00%) SQL
3 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (40.00%) Finance
4 14 (35.00%) WCF
4 14 (35.00%) Oracle
5 13 (32.50%) SOA
5 13 (32.50%) MVC
6 12 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
7 11 (27.50%) HTML
8 10 (25.00%) Web Services
9 9 (22.50%) CSS
9 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (20.00%) Unit Testing
10 8 (20.00%) ETL
10 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 7 (17.50%) XML
11 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
11 7 (17.50%) Scrum
11 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (15.00%) jQuery
12 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
12 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (15.00%) Data Warehouse

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing SQL Server 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.50%) CMS
2 2 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) LDAP
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
1 1 (2.50%) VPN
1 1 (2.50%) SAN
1 1 (2.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (10.00%) OLAP
6 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
7 3 (7.50%) Oracle OWB
7 3 (7.50%) DTS
7 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (2.50%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (2.50%) MS Access
9 1 (2.50%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) Architect
3 9 (22.50%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 7 (17.50%) C# Developer
5 7 (17.50%) SQL Developer
5 7 (17.50%) DBA
6 5 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 5 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (10.00%) SQL Database Developer
7 4 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (10.00%) SQL DBA
7 4 (10.00%) Database Developer
7 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (7.50%) VB Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (7.50%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (57.50%) .NET
2 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (35.00%) WCF
4 11 (27.50%) HTML
5 10 (25.00%) Web Services
6 9 (22.50%) CSS
7 7 (17.50%) XML
7 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (15.00%) jQuery
8 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
9 4 (10.00%) XHTML
10 2 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (2.50%) Razor View Engine
11 1 (2.50%) SailPoint
11 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 1 (2.50%) SPML
11 1 (2.50%) Ajax
11 1 (2.50%) Classic ASP
11 1 (2.50%) JSON
11 1 (2.50%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) NHS
1 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Replication
2 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
1 6 (15.00%) Linux
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle Linux
3 4 (10.00%) UNIX
4 1 (2.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) SOA
1 13 (32.50%) MVC
2 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (20.00%) ETL
3 8 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (17.50%) Scrum
5 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (15.00%) Coaching
6 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
6 5 (12.50%) TOGAF
7 4 (10.00%) RUP
7 4 (10.00%) Test Strategy
7 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.00%) Database Security
9 2 (5.00%) Data Modelling
9 2 (5.00%) Migration
9 2 (5.00%) Project Management
9 2 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 22 (55.00%) C#
2 16 (40.00%) SQL
3 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.50%) VB
5 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.50%) Java
6 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.50%) VBA
6 1 (2.50%) VB6
6 1 (2.50%) BeanShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Oracle
2 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) Sun
3 1 (2.50%) HP
3 1 (2.50%) Informatica
3 1 (2.50%) Novell
3 1 (2.50%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.50%) Sybase
3 1 (2.50%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (2.50%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) IBM
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