The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 17 5 14
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 28 44 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 11.20% 18.18% 8.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.91% 45.83% 26.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 27 6
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£300 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £375 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.88 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+13.36% +10.26%
SQL Server
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 North Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
55 96 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 22.00% 39.67% 33.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 63 28
Average daily rate £325 £320 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.93 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York -8 16 £310 +3.33% 25
Harrogate +4 6 £250 - 16
Middlesbrough - 3 £290 -
Redcar - - - - 2
Ripon - - - -
Selby - - - -
Skipton - - - - 2
Knaresborough - - - -
SQL Server
Yorkshire

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 29 (67.44%) .NET
2 27 (62.79%) C#
3 24 (55.81%) ASP.NET
4 20 (46.51%) MVC
5 19 (44.19%) SQL
6 15 (34.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (32.56%) jQuery
7 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
8 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
9 11 (25.58%) HTML
9 11 (25.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (23.26%) TDD
10 10 (23.26%) CSS
11 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (16.28%) .NET Framework
12 7 (16.28%) T-SQL
12 7 (16.28%) Windows
12 7 (16.28%) Entity Framework
12 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
13 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio
13 6 (13.95%) Oracle
13 6 (13.95%) IIS
13 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (11.63%) Java
14 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
15 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
15 4 (9.30%) MS Office
15 4 (9.30%) Active Directory

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 (13.95%) IIS
2 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.98%) CMS
3 1 (2.33%) Jetty
3 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.33%) nginx
3 1 (2.33%) EPiServer CMS
3 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.33%) Apache
3 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.30%) MS Office
3 1 (2.33%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Tridion
1 1 (2.33%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
1 1 (2.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) LAN
1 3 (6.98%) SAN
1 3 (6.98%) Firewall
1 3 (6.98%) VLAN
2 1 (2.33%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) HTTP
2 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.33%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (2.33%) Moq
3 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.33%) NUnit
3 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 26 (60.47%) Developer
2 17 (39.53%) .NET Developer
3 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (9.30%) C# Developer
4 4 (9.30%) SQL Developer
5 3 (6.98%) IT Support Technician
5 3 (6.98%) DBA
5 3 (6.98%) Support Technician
5 3 (6.98%) IT Support
5 3 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.65%) AWS Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (4.65%) SQL DBA
7 1 (2.33%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (2.33%) .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (67.44%) .NET
2 24 (55.81%) ASP.NET
3 15 (34.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (32.56%) jQuery
5 11 (25.58%) HTML
6 10 (23.26%) CSS
7 7 (16.28%) .NET Framework
7 7 (16.28%) Entity Framework
8 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (6.98%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (6.98%) HTML5
9 3 (6.98%) XML
9 3 (6.98%) JSON
10 2 (4.65%) Web Services
10 2 (4.65%) Ajax
10 2 (4.65%) RESTful
10 2 (4.65%) CSS3
10 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 2 (4.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (2.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.65%) Graphic Design
3 2 (4.65%) NHS
3 2 (4.65%) GIS
4 1 (2.33%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) Statistics
4 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Windows XP
2 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (6.98%) Android
2 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.98%) Windows 8
2 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) Debian
3 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) MVC
2 10 (23.26%) TDD
3 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.30%) Release Management
4 4 (9.30%) Change Management
5 3 (6.98%) Change Control
5 3 (6.98%) Mobile Development
5 3 (6.98%) Android Development
5 3 (6.98%) iOS Development
6 2 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.65%) Data Transformation
6 2 (4.65%) Scrum
6 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.65%) ITIL
7 1 (2.33%) OOP
7 1 (2.33%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (2.33%) OO
7 1 (2.33%) CRM
7 1 (2.33%) OOD
7 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) C#
2 19 (44.19%) SQL
3 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
4 7 (16.28%) T-SQL
5 5 (11.63%) Java
6 3 (6.98%) VB
7 1 (2.33%) VBA
7 1 (2.33%) Python
7 1 (2.33%) Ruby
7 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.33%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.33%) Varnish
3 1 (2.33%) Corosync
3 1 (2.33%) KVM
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Puppet
1 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) Oracle
3 3 (6.98%) Mitel
4 2 (4.65%) Mapinfo
5 1 (2.33%) VMware
5 1 (2.33%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.33%) Percona
5 1 (2.33%) Sybase
5 1 (2.33%) SAP
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat