The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Bradford region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 11 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 6.67% 8.42% 7.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 30.56% 23.53% 19.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 6
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£313 £230 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.86% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £213 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £314 £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.36% +10.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
36 68 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 21.82% 35.79% 40.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 38 35
Average daily rate £325 £238 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.84% +7.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £440 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -0.66%
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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
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 23 July 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 18 (62.07%) SQL
2 13 (44.83%) .NET
3 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (20.69%) MVC
5 6 (20.69%) Finance
5 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
5 6 (20.69%) VB
5 6 (20.69%) C#
5 6 (20.69%) Windows
5 6 (20.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (17.24%) ETL
6 5 (17.24%) T-SQL
6 5 (17.24%) Oracle
6 5 (17.24%) VBA
6 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
7 4 (13.79%) WinForms
7 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
7 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
7 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
7 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
7 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
7 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy
8 3 (10.34%) Oracle APEX

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
1 1 (3.45%) VPN
1 1 (3.45%) SAN
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
4 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
5 3 (10.34%) DTS
5 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle OWB
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (6.90%) MS Access
6 2 (6.90%) MySQL
6 2 (6.90%) OLAP
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
1 6 (20.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) .NET Developer
3 7 (24.14%) DBA
4 5 (17.24%) SQL Developer
5 4 (13.79%) SQL DBA
5 4 (13.79%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (13.79%) WinForms Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (10.34%) VB Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
6 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (6.90%) SQL Database Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Database Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) .NET
2 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
2 4 (13.79%) WinForms
2 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
2 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (6.90%) HTML
3 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (6.90%) Web Services
3 2 (6.90%) XML
4 1 (3.45%) XSD
4 1 (3.45%) XSL
4 1 (3.45%) CSS
4 1 (3.45%) Classic ASP
4 1 (3.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (3.45%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (3.45%) JSON
4 1 (3.45%) WCF
4 1 (3.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.45%) NHS
2 1 (3.45%) Replication
2 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) MVC
2 5 (17.24%) ETL
3 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (6.90%) Database Security
4 2 (6.90%) Project Management
4 2 (6.90%) Migration
4 2 (6.90%) RUP
4 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
4 2 (6.90%) Scrum
4 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Test Management
5 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.45%) Data Architecture
5 1 (3.45%) TDD
5 1 (3.45%) Data Management
5 1 (3.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) SQL
2 6 (20.69%) C#
2 6 (20.69%) VB
3 5 (17.24%) VBA
3 5 (17.24%) T-SQL
4 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
5 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.90%) VB6
6 2 (6.90%) Java
6 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Informatica
3 1 (3.45%) EPiServer
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