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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 21 79 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 15.44% 30.74% 12.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 53.85% 82.29% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 36 9
Median daily rate £450 £315 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.97% +0.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £11.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -65.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.89 £32.10 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-3.78% +1.90%
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
39 96 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 28.68% 37.35% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 45 31
Median daily rate £450 £330 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +5.60%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £23.00 £11.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.44% -65.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 27 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 26 (61.90%) CSS
3 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (54.76%) Node.js
4 23 (54.76%) Java
4 23 (54.76%) AngularJS
5 17 (40.48%) Windows
6 15 (35.71%) Web Services
6 15 (35.71%) TDD
7 14 (33.33%) Spring
7 14 (33.33%) JPA
7 14 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
7 14 (33.33%) MongoDB
7 14 (33.33%) RESTful
7 14 (33.33%) CouchDB
7 14 (33.33%) ECMAScript
7 14 (33.33%) C#
7 14 (33.33%) Hibernate
7 14 (33.33%) LESS
7 14 (33.33%) Ember.js
7 14 (33.33%) React
7 14 (33.33%) ES6
8 12 (28.57%) Oracle
9 11 (26.19%) HTML
9 11 (26.19%) .NET
9 11 (26.19%) SQL
10 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (23.81%) Mobile App
11 9 (21.43%) Oracle Database
11 9 (21.43%) Amazon RDS

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 23 (54.76%) Node.js
2 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.38%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (9.52%) IaaS
3 4 (9.52%) PaaS
3 4 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) DNS
1 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (33.33%) CouchDB
1 14 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 9 (21.43%) Amazon RDS
2 9 (21.43%) Oracle Database
3 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.38%) MS Access
6 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.38%) OLAP
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Cucumber
1 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 9 (21.43%) JUnit
1 9 (21.43%) NUnit
1 9 (21.43%) Selenium
2 4 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.52%) SpecFlow
3 2 (4.76%) SoapUI
3 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (11.90%) Retail
2 4 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Advertising
3 1 (2.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Developer
2 14 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Architect
3 10 (23.81%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (19.05%) Node.js Developer
6 6 (14.29%) Java Mobile Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) SQL Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Test Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Agile Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Agile Java Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Angular Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Applications Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Data Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) Java Applications Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 2 (4.76%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (61.90%) CSS
2 23 (54.76%) AngularJS
3 15 (35.71%) Web Services
4 14 (33.33%) Ember.js
4 14 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 14 (33.33%) JPA
4 14 (33.33%) LESS
4 14 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
4 14 (33.33%) React
4 14 (33.33%) RESTful
4 14 (33.33%) Spring
5 11 (26.19%) .NET
5 11 (26.19%) HTML
6 9 (21.43%) PhoneGap
6 9 (21.43%) REST
6 9 (21.43%) Swagger
7 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET
8 4 (9.52%) Express
9 3 (7.14%) JAXB
9 3 (7.14%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (40.48%) Windows
2 9 (21.43%) Android
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (35.71%) TDD
3 8 (19.05%) Microservices
4 6 (14.29%) SOA
5 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.90%) Data Modelling
6 4 (9.52%) Data Analysis
6 4 (9.52%) Migration
7 3 (7.14%) Data Migration
7 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (7.14%) MVC
8 2 (4.76%) CRM
8 2 (4.76%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (4.76%) Data Management
8 2 (4.76%) Data Mapping
8 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.76%) Project Governance
8 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.38%) Automated Testing
9 1 (2.38%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 23 (54.76%) Java
3 14 (33.33%) C#
3 14 (33.33%) ECMAScript
3 14 (33.33%) ES6
4 11 (26.19%) SQL
5 6 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.38%) VB
6 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.38%) ISEB
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) vCloud
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Ansible
1 4 (9.52%) Puppet
2 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Oracle
2 9 (21.43%) Google
3 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) Amdocs
4 1 (2.38%) VMware
Bradford, West Yorkshire
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