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 April 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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 10 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 18 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 12.59% 10.39% 3.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 38.30% 37.21% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 3
Average daily rate £313 £299 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.60% -8.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £238 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £334 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+14.54% +6.79%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
47 43 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 32.87% 27.92% 18.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 25 9
Average daily rate £313 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £355 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £29.16
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.97%
SQL Server
West Yorkshire

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 23 April 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 23 April 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 30 (51.72%) .NET
2 29 (50.00%) SQL
3 22 (37.93%) C#
4 21 (36.21%) Windows
5 19 (32.76%) ASP.NET
6 17 (29.31%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (20.69%) T-SQL
8 11 (18.97%) VB
9 10 (17.24%) VB.NET
9 10 (17.24%) HTML
9 10 (17.24%) Visual Studio
9 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
9 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
9 10 (17.24%) WinForms
9 10 (17.24%) MVC
9 10 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (15.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (15.52%) VBA
10 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
11 8 (13.79%) CSS
11 8 (13.79%) WCF
11 8 (13.79%) Finance
11 8 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (12.07%) .NET Framework
12 7 (12.07%) Web Services
12 7 (12.07%) UNIX
13 6 (10.34%) Oracle
13 6 (10.34%) VB6
13 6 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 3 (5.17%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (5.17%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.45%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.45%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) Intranet
2 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.31%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (15.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
6 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database
6 4 (6.90%) RDBMS
7 3 (5.17%) Oracle OWB
7 3 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (5.17%) DTS
7 3 (5.17%) MySQL
7 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.72%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.72%) MS Access
9 1 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.72%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 10 (17.24%) Visual Studio
2 8 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.72%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (13.79%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Retail
2 4 (6.90%) Legal
3 2 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (56.90%) Developer
2 20 (34.48%) .NET Developer
3 9 (15.52%) DBA
3 9 (15.52%) C# Developer
3 9 (15.52%) VB.NET Developer
4 7 (12.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (12.07%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (12.07%) WinForms Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) SQL DBA
6 5 (8.62%) Test Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Architect
7 4 (6.90%) Web Developer
7 4 (6.90%) SQL Developer
8 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (5.17%) VB Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (5.17%) Administrator
8 3 (5.17%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (51.72%) .NET
2 19 (32.76%) ASP.NET
3 10 (17.24%) HTML
3 10 (17.24%) WinForms
4 8 (13.79%) CSS
4 8 (13.79%) WCF
4 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (12.07%) .NET Framework
5 7 (12.07%) Web Services
6 5 (8.62%) XML
7 4 (6.90%) jQuery
7 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (6.90%) HTML5
7 4 (6.90%) XHTML
8 3 (5.17%) Middleware
9 2 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (3.45%) Backbone.js
9 2 (3.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (3.45%) CSS3
9 2 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
1 2 (3.45%) W3C
2 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.72%) Statistics
2 1 (1.72%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.21%) Windows
2 7 (12.07%) UNIX
3 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.17%) AIX
4 3 (5.17%) Linux
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.24%) MVC
2 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (8.62%) SOA
2 5 (8.62%) Unit Testing
3 4 (6.90%) TDD
3 4 (6.90%) Software Engineering
3 4 (6.90%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (5.17%) Project Management
4 3 (5.17%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (5.17%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (5.17%) Database Security
5 2 (3.45%) Test Scripting
5 2 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.45%) Workflow
5 2 (3.45%) Migration
5 2 (3.45%) Scrum
6 1 (1.72%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.00%) SQL
2 22 (37.93%) C#
3 12 (20.69%) T-SQL
4 11 (18.97%) VB
5 10 (17.24%) VB.NET
6 9 (15.52%) VBA
6 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
7 6 (10.34%) VB6
8 3 (5.17%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.45%) PHP
9 2 (3.45%) Java
9 2 (3.45%) XPath
10 1 (1.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) ISEB
1 2 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.45%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.34%) Oracle
3 4 (6.90%) EPiServer
4 2 (3.45%) Citrix
4 2 (3.45%) VMware
5 1 (1.72%) Macromedia
5 1 (1.72%) Genesys
5 1 (1.72%) Informatica
5 1 (1.72%) Embarcadero
5 1 (1.72%) Borland
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