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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 41 25 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 19.52% 14.53% 10.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 66.13% 41.67% 28.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 8
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£350 £325 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +28.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £176 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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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
62 60 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 29.52% 34.88% 36.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 32 29
Average daily rate £255 £260 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.92% +0.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £385 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.36 £31.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.91% +3.27%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 34 (68.00%) .NET
2 32 (64.00%) C#
3 24 (48.00%) Finance
4 23 (46.00%) ASP.NET
5 21 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (40.00%) SQL
6 20 (40.00%) SOA
7 19 (38.00%) WCF
8 17 (34.00%) MVC
9 16 (32.00%) Oracle
10 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
11 13 (26.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 13 (26.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (26.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (26.00%) HTML
11 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
12 12 (24.00%) CSS
12 12 (24.00%) Web Services
13 11 (22.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (22.00%) Unit Testing
14 10 (20.00%) jQuery
14 10 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (20.00%) ETL
14 10 (20.00%) XML
15 8 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
15 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (16.00%) Waterfall
15 8 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
16 7 (14.00%) Scrum

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 6 (12.00%) CMS
2 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.00%) MS Office
3 4 (8.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) LDAP
1 1 (2.00%) HTTP
1 1 (2.00%) VPN
1 1 (2.00%) SAN
1 1 (2.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (8.00%) OLAP
5 3 (6.00%) DTS
5 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.00%) MS Access
7 1 (2.00%) FileMaker
7 1 (2.00%) MySQL
7 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 24 (48.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Banking
2 1 (2.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) Developer
2 15 (30.00%) Architect
3 13 (26.00%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (22.00%) .NET Developer
4 11 (22.00%) Web Developer
5 9 (18.00%) SQL Developer
6 7 (14.00%) C# Developer
6 7 (14.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (12.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (12.00%) .NET Web Developer
7 6 (12.00%) C# Web Developer
7 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (10.00%) Database Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (8.00%) SQL Database Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 4 (8.00%) SQL DBA
9 4 (8.00%) DBA
10 3 (6.00%) ScrumMaster
11 2 (4.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (68.00%) .NET
2 23 (46.00%) ASP.NET
3 19 (38.00%) WCF
4 13 (26.00%) HTML
5 12 (24.00%) CSS
5 12 (24.00%) Web Services
6 10 (20.00%) XML
6 10 (20.00%) jQuery
7 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (12.00%) .NET Framework
9 5 (10.00%) XHTML
10 2 (4.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (2.00%) Razor View Engine
11 1 (2.00%) SailPoint
11 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 1 (2.00%) JSON
11 1 (2.00%) Velocity
11 1 (2.00%) Ajax
11 1 (2.00%) Classic ASP
11 1 (2.00%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) NHS
2 4 (8.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.00%) Replication
3 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Linux
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (6.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.00%) AIX
4 1 (2.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.00%) SOA
3 17 (34.00%) MVC
4 11 (22.00%) Unit Testing
5 10 (20.00%) ETL
5 10 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (16.00%) Waterfall
7 7 (14.00%) Scrum
8 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
8 6 (12.00%) Coaching
9 5 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
9 5 (10.00%) TOGAF
9 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (8.00%) RUP
10 4 (8.00%) TDD
10 4 (8.00%) Test Strategy
11 3 (6.00%) OO
12 2 (4.00%) Migration
12 2 (4.00%) Project Management
12 2 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (64.00%) C#
2 20 (40.00%) SQL
3 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.00%) VB
4 2 (4.00%) VBA
5 1 (2.00%) VB6
5 1 (2.00%) BeanShell
5 1 (2.00%) Java
5 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) ISEB
1 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.00%) Degree
1 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) Oracle
2 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.00%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.00%) Sun
4 1 (2.00%) HP
4 1 (2.00%) Novell
4 1 (2.00%) Sybase
4 1 (2.00%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) IBM
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