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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 13 36 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 12.75% 17.65% 14.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 46.43% 52.94% 51.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 16
Median daily rate £363 £350 £286
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +22.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £241 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £545 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
+0.35% +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £21.88 - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £22.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -6.25%
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
28 68 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 27.45% 33.33% 27.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 47 34
Median daily rate £330 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £477 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £18.38 - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 14 (41.18%) SQL
1 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 13 (38.24%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (32.35%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (32.35%) .NET
3 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
4 9 (26.47%) DevOps
4 9 (26.47%) Puppet
4 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (26.47%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (26.47%) Docker
4 9 (26.47%) Octopus Deploy
4 9 (26.47%) Red Hat
4 9 (26.47%) Linux
4 9 (26.47%) Web Services
4 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (26.47%) TeamCity
5 8 (23.53%) IIS
5 8 (23.53%) C#
5 8 (23.53%) Android
5 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (20.59%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (20.59%) Vagrant
6 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
6 7 (20.59%) Splunk
6 7 (20.59%) SCOM
7 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
7 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse

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 8 (23.53%) IIS
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.94%) IBM Domino
3 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (32.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Firewall
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (5.88%) DHCP
2 2 (5.88%) DNS
2 2 (5.88%) FTP
2 2 (5.88%) HTTP
2 2 (5.88%) HTTPS
2 2 (5.88%) SMTP
2 2 (5.88%) SSL
2 2 (5.88%) Telnet
3 1 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014
2 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.88%) CouchDB
5 2 (5.88%) Data Mining
5 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.88%) MySQL
5 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.94%) Big Data
6 1 (2.94%) DB2
6 1 (2.94%) Power BI
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Octopus Deploy
1 9 (26.47%) TeamCity
2 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
2 7 (20.59%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) SQL Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) .NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Automation Specialist
5 4 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 4 (11.76%) DevOps Specialist
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Specialist
6 3 (8.82%) Architect
6 3 (8.82%) ASP Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Designer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) .NET
2 9 (26.47%) Web Services
3 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.82%) CSS
4 3 (8.82%) WCF
5 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.88%) Ember.js
5 2 (5.88%) Hibernate
5 2 (5.88%) JPA
5 2 (5.88%) LESS
5 2 (5.88%) Node.js
5 2 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (5.88%) React
5 2 (5.88%) RESTful
5 2 (5.88%) Spring
6 1 (2.94%) HTML
6 1 (2.94%) HTML5
6 1 (2.94%) jQuery
6 1 (2.94%) MDX
6 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.88%) Tandem
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Informatics
3 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
3 9 (26.47%) Linux
3 9 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (23.53%) Android
5 6 (17.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) DevOps
2 7 (20.59%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (17.65%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 6 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (14.71%) Load Balancing
4 5 (14.71%) Logistics
5 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.82%) ITIL
6 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.88%) ETL
6 2 (5.88%) High Availability
6 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.88%) Migration
6 2 (5.88%) MVC
6 2 (5.88%) Project Management
6 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) SQL
2 8 (23.53%) C#
3 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.88%) ECMAScript
5 2 (5.88%) ES6
5 2 (5.88%) Java
6 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) AWS Certification
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.88%) MCSE
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) ISEB
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) Docker
2 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (26.47%) Puppet
2 7 (20.59%) SCOM
3 2 (5.88%) Ansible
3 2 (5.88%) Salt
4 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 9 (26.47%) Red Hat
3 7 (20.59%) Splunk
4 4 (11.76%) VMware
5 3 (8.82%) Cisco
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle
7 1 (2.94%) Avaya
7 1 (2.94%) Citrix
7 1 (2.94%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.94%) Lotus
7 1 (2.94%) NetApp
7 1 (2.94%) Sybase
7 1 (2.94%) Veritas
7 1 (2.94%) Xamarin