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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 12 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 20 29 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 10.81% 12.66% 20.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 39.22% 43.28% 46.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 18
Average daily rate £313 £290 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.75% -15.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £160 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £325 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.57% -4.36%
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
51 67 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 27.57% 29.26% 43.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 36 39
Average daily rate £323 £340 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.14% +19.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £206 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £415 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £15.75 £18.38 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -89.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 10 February 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 10 February 2016, 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 55 (75.34%) SQL
2 37 (50.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (46.58%) T-SQL
4 31 (42.47%) C#
5 28 (38.36%) .NET
6 27 (36.99%) Finance
7 26 (35.62%) JavaScript
8 24 (32.88%) Microsoft
8 24 (32.88%) CSS
9 18 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (23.29%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (23.29%) SOA
11 16 (21.92%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (21.92%) SQL Server 2012
12 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET
13 14 (19.18%) XML
13 14 (19.18%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (19.18%) Oracle
13 14 (19.18%) SQL Server 2008
13 14 (19.18%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (17.81%) Node.js
14 13 (17.81%) AngularJS
14 13 (17.81%) Java
15 12 (16.44%) Regression Testing
15 12 (16.44%) REST
16 11 (15.07%) Integration Testing
16 11 (15.07%) System Testing
16 11 (15.07%) HTML
16 11 (15.07%) Windows
17 10 (13.70%) JUnit

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 13 (17.81%) Node.js
2 4 (5.48%) IIS
3 3 (4.11%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.70%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (13.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.85%) IaaS
2 5 (6.85%) PaaS
2 5 (6.85%) SaaS
3 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (5.48%) SAN
2 1 (1.37%) DNS
2 1 (1.37%) Extranet
2 1 (1.37%) Intranet
2 1 (1.37%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.37%) VLAN
2 1 (1.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (50.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (21.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (19.18%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (19.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (13.70%) Oracle Database
5 9 (12.33%) Amazon RDS
5 9 (12.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (4.11%) CouchDB
8 3 (4.11%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.74%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (2.74%) MS Access
9 2 (2.74%) OLAP
9 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.37%) OLTP
10 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (19.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (13.70%) Cucumber
2 10 (13.70%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.70%) JUnit
2 10 (13.70%) NUnit
2 10 (13.70%) Selenium
3 9 (12.33%) Visual Studio
4 5 (6.85%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.85%) SpecFlow
5 4 (5.48%) JMeter
6 1 (1.37%) DbUnit
General
1 27 (36.99%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (34.25%) Analyst
2 24 (32.88%) Test Analyst
3 16 (21.92%) Architect
4 15 (20.55%) Solutions Architect
5 13 (17.81%) Developer
6 10 (13.70%) Data Analyst
6 10 (13.70%) SQL Analyst
7 8 (10.96%) DBA
8 7 (9.59%) SQL Data Analyst
8 7 (9.59%) SQL DBA
8 7 (9.59%) SQL Developer
9 6 (8.22%) Web Analyst
9 6 (8.22%) Web Test Analyst
10 4 (5.48%) E-Commerce Analyst
10 4 (5.48%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
10 4 (5.48%) Migration Engineer
10 4 (5.48%) Performance Analyst
10 4 (5.48%) Performance Test Analyst
10 4 (5.48%) Server Migration Engineer
10 4 (5.48%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (38.36%) .NET
2 24 (32.88%) CSS
3 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET
4 14 (19.18%) XML
5 13 (17.81%) AngularJS
6 12 (16.44%) REST
7 11 (15.07%) HTML
8 10 (13.70%) PhoneGap
8 10 (13.70%) Swagger
9 5 (6.85%) Web Services
10 4 (5.48%) Express
10 4 (5.48%) WCF
11 3 (4.11%) .NET Framework
11 3 (4.11%) Ember.js
11 3 (4.11%) Hibernate
11 3 (4.11%) JAXB
11 3 (4.11%) JAX-RS
11 3 (4.11%) JSF
11 3 (4.11%) LESS
11 3 (4.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Clustering
2 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.48%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.74%) User Experience
4 1 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.07%) Windows
2 10 (13.70%) Android
3 7 (9.59%) Windows Server
4 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.37%) Linux
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (23.29%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (23.29%) SOA
3 16 (21.92%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (16.44%) Regression Testing
5 11 (15.07%) Integration Testing
5 11 (15.07%) System Testing
6 10 (13.70%) Migration
6 10 (13.70%) Test Scripting
6 10 (13.70%) Unit Testing
7 9 (12.33%) Microservices
8 8 (10.96%) Data Modelling
9 7 (9.59%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (8.22%) Functional Testing
10 6 (8.22%) ITIL
10 6 (8.22%) Performance Testing
10 6 (8.22%) PRINCE2
11 5 (6.85%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (6.85%) Waterfall
11 5 (6.85%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 55 (75.34%) SQL
2 34 (46.58%) T-SQL
3 31 (42.47%) C#
4 26 (35.62%) JavaScript
5 13 (17.81%) Java
6 3 (4.11%) ECMAScript
6 3 (4.11%) ES6
6 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.11%) VBA
7 1 (1.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.37%) A+ Certification
2 1 (1.37%) CCNA
2 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.37%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.37%) ISEB
2 1 (1.37%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (1.37%) MCP
2 1 (1.37%) MCSE
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.37%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) QA
2 3 (4.11%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.48%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.37%) vCloud
4 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) Puppet
2 4 (5.48%) Ansible
3 1 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (32.88%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.18%) Oracle
3 10 (13.70%) Google
3 10 (13.70%) VMware
4 5 (6.85%) Cisco
5 3 (4.11%) Cognos
6 1 (1.37%) Symantec
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