The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 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 South Yorkshire 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 2012
Rank 28 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 13 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.71% 1.75% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.40% 6.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 0
Average daily rate £260 £318 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
+30.90% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
114 92 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 32.57% 26.82% 29.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 63 35
Average daily rate £275 £325 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +22.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Average hourly rate £20.50 £15.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% -21.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQL Server 2012
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the South Yorkshire region.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +5 12 £260 -16.80%
Rotherham - - - - 1
SQL Server 2012
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing SQL Server 2012 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 2012.

1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (80.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (66.67%) .NET
4 13 (61.90%) C#
4 13 (61.90%) MVC
5 12 (57.14%) jQuery
5 12 (57.14%) .NET Framework
5 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
6 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
7 9 (42.86%) CSS
7 9 (42.86%) HTML
8 8 (38.10%) HTML5
8 8 (38.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 8 (38.10%) CSS3
8 8 (38.10%) Web Application Development
9 7 (33.33%) SQL
9 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
11 5 (23.81%) Web Services
11 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
12 4 (19.05%) SOAP
12 4 (19.05%) OO
12 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
13 3 (14.29%) Umbraco
13 3 (14.29%) Git (software)

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing SQL Server 2012 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 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) Umbraco
1 3 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (80.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (9.52%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (4.76%) DTS
8 1 (4.76%) OLTP
8 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 3 (14.29%) ReSharper
1 3 (14.29%) NUnit
1 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 3 (14.29%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (14.29%) Moq
2 1 (4.76%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Automotive
2 1 (4.76%) Local Government
2 1 (4.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (57.14%) C# Developer
3 8 (38.10%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (28.57%) .NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
5 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
5 3 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SQL DBA
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) DBA
6 1 (4.76%) CRM Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Talend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) .NET
2 12 (57.14%) jQuery
2 12 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 9 (42.86%) CSS
3 9 (42.86%) HTML
4 8 (38.10%) HTML5
4 8 (38.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 8 (38.10%) CSS3
5 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
5 5 (23.81%) Web Services
5 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (19.05%) SOAP
7 3 (14.29%) RESTful
7 3 (14.29%) NHibernate
7 3 (14.29%) MDX
7 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (14.29%) Castle Windsor
8 1 (4.76%) XML
8 1 (4.76%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) MVC
2 8 (38.10%) Web Application Development
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) OO
5 3 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (14.29%) TDD
5 3 (14.29%) Validation
6 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.76%) Web Development
7 1 (4.76%) CRM
7 1 (4.76%) SOA
7 1 (4.76%) ETL
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.76%) Project Management
7 1 (4.76%) PRINCE
7 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) C#
2 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 7 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.76%) Java
6 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Lagan
2 1 (4.76%) Sage
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Twitter
2 1 (4.76%) Talend