The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 12 9 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 5 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 7.69% 14.14% 3.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 55.56% 60.87% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 5
Median daily rate £245 £325 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.61% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £325 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £325 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.95% -30.00%

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 Halifax region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
9 23 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 13.85% 23.23% 25.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 22 35
Median daily rate £315 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £316 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+38.18% -15.38%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax 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 Halifax

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server across the Halifax region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Halifax region.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Halifax region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 8 (53.33%) SQL
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
1 8 (53.33%) Web Services
2 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
2 7 (46.67%) C#
3 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (33.33%) Data Management
4 5 (33.33%) WCF
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) ETL
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle
6 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
6 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (20.00%) SOA
6 3 (20.00%) MS Office
6 3 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (20.00%) Data Security
6 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (20.00%) Information Security
6 3 (20.00%) QlikView
6 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Management
6 3 (20.00%) BPMN
6 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
6 3 (20.00%) SaaS
6 3 (20.00%) PaaS
6 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (20.00%) MongoDB

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 3 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (6.67%) EPiServer
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
1 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) IaaS
1 3 (20.00%) PaaS
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Big Data
1 3 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (20.00%) QlikView
2 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (6.67%) Power BI
3 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) WCF Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Data Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# WCF Developer
6 1 (6.67%) EPiServer Developer
6 1 (6.67%) SQL BI Developer
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (6.67%) SSRS Developer
6 1 (6.67%) SSRS Report Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
1 8 (53.33%) Web Services
2 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
3 6 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (33.33%) WCF
5 1 (6.67%) MDX
5 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (33.33%) Data Management
2 5 (33.33%) ETL
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) BPMN
3 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (20.00%) Data Security
3 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Management
3 3 (20.00%) Information Security
3 3 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
3 3 (20.00%) SDLC
3 3 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) VB
3 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.67%) VB6
3 1 (6.67%) VBA
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
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