The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Huddersfield 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 7.41% 25.00% 3.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.67% 80.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Average daily rate £236 £313 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.40% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £25.88
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.19%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Huddersfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 44.44% 31.25% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 5
Average daily rate £350 £313 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQL Server
West Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014, 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 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) VB
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) Classic ASP
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
1 3 (50.00%) VB6
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) NHS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) NHS Information Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) Classic ASP
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
1 1 (16.67%) Informatics
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) VB
1 3 (50.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
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