The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 6.67% 13.33% 18.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% 66.67% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £225 £248
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +7.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £28.69 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.18% -4.36%
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 Huddersfield region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Huddersfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 13.33% 20.00% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate - £225 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -43.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+14.06% +14.28%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Huddersfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Huddersfield

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Huddersfield

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Huddersfield 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 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) WCF
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) MySQL
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) Kentico
4 2 (25.00%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (25.00%) Graceful Degradation
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (25.00%) Amazon S3

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Huddersfield 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 2 (25.00%) CMS
1 2 (25.00%) Kentico
1 2 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (25.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) CMS Developer
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce Developer
3 2 (25.00%) WCF Developer
3 2 (25.00%) WinForms Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Build Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (12.50%) DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Report Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) WCF
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) CSS3
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) Graceful Degradation
2 2 (25.00%) OOP
2 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Data Security
3 1 (12.50%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) EPiServer
2 2 (25.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft