The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 95 148 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.41% 9.26% 9.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 32.42% 41.00% 34.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 94 52
Median daily rate £355 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £286 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £25.44 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+37.57% +6.00%
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 Leeds region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
293 361 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 25.93% 22.58% 26.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 237 182
Median daily rate £410 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £290 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £556 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -22.90%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 155 (59.16%) SQL
2 97 (37.02%) Microsoft
3 87 (33.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 85 (32.44%) .NET
5 83 (31.68%) T-SQL
6 81 (30.92%) C#
7 63 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
8 62 (23.66%) ASP.NET
8 62 (23.66%) Business Intelligence
9 59 (22.52%) MVC
10 53 (20.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 46 (17.56%) ETL
12 45 (17.18%) JavaScript
13 44 (16.79%) Windows
14 42 (16.03%) SQL Server 2008
15 40 (15.27%) SQL Server 2012
16 39 (14.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 39 (14.89%) Data Warehouse
17 36 (13.74%) .NET Framework
18 34 (12.98%) SQL Server 2014
19 32 (12.21%) ASP.NET Web API
19 32 (12.21%) Oracle
20 30 (11.45%) MS Excel
21 28 (10.69%) Entity Framework
21 28 (10.69%) Windows Server
22 27 (10.31%) CSS
22 27 (10.31%) Active Directory
23 26 (9.92%) HTML
23 26 (9.92%) Performance Tuning
24 24 (9.16%) Data Modelling

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 18 (6.87%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.58%) IIS
3 11 (4.20%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (3.82%) MS Exchange
5 9 (3.44%) CMS
5 9 (3.44%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.29%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (1.91%) SAS
8 4 (1.53%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.38%) Apache
9 1 (0.38%) Confluence
9 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.38%) nginx
9 1 (0.38%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 30 (11.45%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.29%) InfoPath
3 4 (1.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.38%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (5.73%) Office 365
3 4 (1.53%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.38%) GitHub
5 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.96%) LAN
1 13 (4.96%) WAN
2 11 (4.20%) Internet
3 10 (3.82%) Firewall
3 10 (3.82%) MPLS
4 7 (2.67%) DNS
4 7 (2.67%) VPN
5 6 (2.29%) DHCP
5 6 (2.29%) SAN
6 5 (1.91%) BGP
6 5 (1.91%) DSL
6 5 (1.91%) iSCSI
6 5 (1.91%) Kerberos
6 5 (1.91%) Network Security
6 5 (1.91%) Structured Cabling
6 5 (1.91%) VLAN
6 5 (1.91%) VRRP
7 2 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.76%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (0.76%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (33.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 53 (20.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 42 (16.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 40 (15.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 39 (14.89%) Data Warehouse
5 39 (14.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 34 (12.98%) SQL Server 2014
7 12 (4.58%) OLAP
7 12 (4.58%) Relational Database
8 11 (4.20%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (3.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 8 (3.05%) Power BI
10 8 (3.05%) QlikView
11 7 (2.67%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (2.29%) MongoDB
12 6 (2.29%) MySQL
12 6 (2.29%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.91%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (1.91%) NoSQL
13 5 (1.91%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (6.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (5.34%) Visual Studio
3 9 (3.44%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.67%) NUnit
5 6 (2.29%) Vagrant
6 5 (1.91%) Grunt
6 5 (1.91%) gulp
6 5 (1.91%) Jasmine
7 4 (1.53%) JIRA
8 3 (1.15%) ProC
8 3 (1.15%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.76%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.76%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.38%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.38%) JBehave
10 1 (0.38%) MSTest
10 1 (0.38%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.38%) WinRunner
General
1 22 (8.40%) Finance
2 8 (3.05%) Back Office
3 6 (2.29%) Publishing
4 5 (1.91%) Retail
5 4 (1.53%) Legal
6 3 (1.15%) Games
6 3 (1.15%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.76%) Advertising
7 2 (0.76%) Marketing
8 1 (0.38%) Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 165 (62.98%) Developer
2 59 (22.52%) SQL Developer
3 58 (22.14%) .NET Developer
4 30 (11.45%) C# Developer
5 27 (10.31%) SSIS Developer
6 22 (8.40%) Analyst
6 22 (8.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 22 (8.40%) C# .NET Developer
7 20 (7.63%) T-SQL Developer
8 17 (6.49%) DBA
9 14 (5.34%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 11 (4.20%) Consultant
10 11 (4.20%) SQL DBA
11 10 (3.82%) ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (3.82%) ETL Developer
11 10 (3.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (3.44%) Architect
13 8 (3.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 8 (3.05%) SQL Server Developer
13 8 (3.05%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (32.44%) .NET
2 62 (23.66%) ASP.NET
3 36 (13.74%) .NET Framework
4 32 (12.21%) ASP.NET Web API
5 28 (10.69%) Entity Framework
6 27 (10.31%) CSS
7 26 (9.92%) HTML
8 22 (8.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (8.40%) jQuery
9 17 (6.49%) AngularJS
10 15 (5.73%) XML
11 14 (5.34%) MDX
12 11 (4.20%) WCF
13 9 (3.44%) Ajax
13 9 (3.44%) Web Services
14 8 (3.05%) SignalR
15 7 (2.67%) KnockoutJS
15 7 (2.67%) LESS
16 6 (2.29%) JSON
16 6 (2.29%) React
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.96%) Replication
2 13 (4.96%) Visualisation
3 6 (2.29%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.91%) Data Integration
4 5 (1.91%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (1.91%) Microsoft Licensing
5 4 (1.53%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.15%) Clustering
6 3 (1.15%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.15%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.15%) User Experience
7 2 (0.76%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.76%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.76%) Fintech
7 2 (0.76%) NHS
7 2 (0.76%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.76%) Online Games
7 2 (0.76%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.38%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 44 (16.79%) Windows
2 28 (10.69%) Windows Server
3 15 (5.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (3.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.67%) Linux
5 7 (2.67%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.91%) Unix
7 3 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.38%) AIX
8 1 (0.38%) HPUX
8 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.38%) SUSE
8 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.38%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (23.66%) Business Intelligence
3 59 (22.52%) MVC
4 46 (17.56%) ETL
5 26 (9.92%) Performance Tuning
6 24 (9.16%) Data Modelling
7 18 (6.87%) TDD
8 16 (6.11%) Kimball Methodology
9 14 (5.34%) SOLID
10 13 (4.96%) Analytics
10 13 (4.96%) Data Visualisation
10 13 (4.96%) ETL Development
10 13 (4.96%) Web Development
11 12 (4.58%) CRM
11 12 (4.58%) Migration
12 10 (3.82%) Data Analysis
12 10 (3.82%) OOP
13 9 (3.44%) ITIL
13 9 (3.44%) Mentoring
13 9 (3.44%) OO
Programming Languages
1 155 (59.16%) SQL
2 83 (31.68%) T-SQL
3 81 (30.92%) C#
4 45 (17.18%) JavaScript
5 15 (5.73%) PowerShell
6 9 (3.44%) C
6 9 (3.44%) C++
6 9 (3.44%) Java
7 7 (2.67%) VB.NET
8 6 (2.29%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.91%) TypeScript
10 4 (1.53%) Delphi
11 3 (1.15%) Python
12 2 (0.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 2 (0.76%) ECMAScript
12 2 (0.76%) ES6
12 2 (0.76%) PHP
12 2 (0.76%) R
13 1 (0.38%) Scala
13 1 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (4.96%) Degree
2 9 (3.44%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.67%) CCDA
3 7 (2.67%) CCNA
3 7 (2.67%) CCNP
3 7 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.29%) CCIE
5 5 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.53%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.76%) MCSE
9 1 (0.38%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.38%) MCITP
9 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.38%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.29%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.15%) QA
3 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (10.31%) Active Directory
2 16 (6.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.29%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.91%) VMware Server
5 4 (1.53%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.15%) vSphere
7 2 (0.76%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.38%) Docker
8 1 (0.38%) KVM
8 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.38%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.38%) Xen
8 1 (0.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (3.82%) SCCM
2 9 (3.44%) SCOM
3 5 (1.91%) Ansible
3 5 (1.91%) vMotion
4 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.38%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.38%) Opsview
5 1 (0.38%) vRealize
5 1 (0.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 97 (37.02%) Microsoft
2 32 (12.21%) Oracle
3 22 (8.40%) VMware
4 21 (8.02%) Tableau
5 8 (3.05%) Cisco
6 7 (2.67%) Cognos
7 5 (1.91%) Citrix
7 5 (1.91%) Dell
7 5 (1.91%) HP
7 5 (1.91%) NetApp
7 5 (1.91%) NETGEAR
7 5 (1.91%) Sitecore
7 5 (1.91%) SonicWALL
8 4 (1.53%) Google
8 4 (1.53%) IBM
8 4 (1.53%) Symantec
9 3 (1.15%) Sybase
10 2 (0.76%) Palo Alto
10 2 (0.76%) RedGate
10 2 (0.76%) ScanSafe
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