The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 15 18 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 38 39 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 8.60% 7.65% 15.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 32.76% 26.35% 57.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 28 35
Median daily rate £350 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £365 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.54 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+55.27% -24.86%

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 South Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
116 148 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 26.24% 29.02% 26.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 114 61
Median daily rate £375 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £650 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

SQL Server
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 across the South Yorkshire region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -11 20 £400 +33.33% 9
Rotherham - 5 £319 - 3
Doncaster -1 2 £370 +48.00% 8
SQL Server
Yorkshire

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 57 (60.64%) SQL
2 40 (42.55%) Microsoft
3 33 (35.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (32.98%) C#
5 30 (31.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (24.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (24.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (24.47%) T-SQL
6 23 (24.47%) .NET
6 23 (24.47%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (22.34%) ETL
7 21 (22.34%) Finance
8 20 (21.28%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (19.15%) Windows
10 17 (18.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 17 (18.09%) Entity Framework
11 16 (17.02%) MVC
12 15 (15.96%) jQuery
13 14 (14.89%) WCF
14 13 (13.83%) Unity DI Container
15 12 (12.77%) SQL Server 2014
16 11 (11.70%) Web Services
16 11 (11.70%) MS Excel
16 11 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (11.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 10 (10.64%) Dynamics CRM
17 10 (10.64%) CRM
17 10 (10.64%) VBA
17 10 (10.64%) Oracle
17 10 (10.64%) Active Directory

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 5 (5.32%) IIS
2 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.19%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.13%) Confluence
3 2 (2.13%) nginx
4 1 (1.06%) Apache
4 1 (1.06%) DataSynapse
4 1 (1.06%) Liferay
4 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (11.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) MS Office
2 1 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (10.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.06%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.13%) Office 365
4 1 (1.06%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.06%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.06%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.06%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.06%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.06%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.26%) SAN
2 3 (3.19%) NAS
3 2 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (2.13%) DHCP
3 2 (2.13%) DNS
3 2 (2.13%) Firewall
3 2 (2.13%) VPN
4 1 (1.06%) FCoE
4 1 (1.06%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.06%) HTTP
4 1 (1.06%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.06%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.06%) LAN
4 1 (1.06%) Multicast
4 1 (1.06%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.06%) Network Security
4 1 (1.06%) SSL
4 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.06%) VLAN
4 1 (1.06%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (35.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 30 (31.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (24.47%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (24.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (24.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (18.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (12.77%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (8.51%) MySQL
7 6 (6.38%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database
8 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (2.13%) Big Data
9 2 (2.13%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (2.13%) QlikView
9 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.06%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (1.06%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.38%) JIRA
2 6 (6.38%) TeamCity
3 4 (4.26%) MSTest
4 3 (3.19%) Mercurial
4 3 (3.19%) ReSharper
4 3 (3.19%) Subversion
4 3 (3.19%) YouTrack
5 2 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.13%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.06%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.06%) git-flow
6 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.06%) Selenium
6 1 (1.06%) Vagrant
General
1 21 (22.34%) Finance
2 3 (3.19%) Advertising
2 3 (3.19%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.13%) Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (54.26%) Developer
2 26 (27.66%) SQL Developer
3 20 (21.28%) DBA
4 19 (20.21%) SQL DBA
5 13 (13.83%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 12 (12.77%) C# Developer
6 12 (12.77%) SSIS Developer
7 10 (10.64%) ETL Developer
8 9 (9.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (8.51%) SQL Server Developer
10 7 (7.45%) .NET Developer
11 6 (6.38%) SSRS Developer
12 5 (5.32%) Architect
12 5 (5.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 5 (5.32%) Infrastructure Architect
12 5 (5.32%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
12 5 (5.32%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (5.32%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
12 5 (5.32%) SQL Server DBA
13 4 (4.26%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (24.47%) .NET
2 17 (18.09%) Entity Framework
3 15 (15.96%) jQuery
4 14 (14.89%) WCF
5 13 (13.83%) Unity DI Container
6 11 (11.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 11 (11.70%) Web Services
7 9 (9.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 9 (9.57%) Razor View Engine
8 8 (8.51%) .NET Framework
9 6 (6.38%) ASP.NET
10 4 (4.26%) ADO.NET
10 4 (4.26%) HTML
10 4 (4.26%) WinForms
11 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (3.19%) CSS
11 3 (3.19%) LINQ
12 1 (1.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.57%) Replication
2 7 (7.45%) NHS
3 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.26%) Clustering
5 3 (3.19%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.13%) Fintech
7 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.06%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.06%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.15%) Windows
2 8 (8.51%) Windows Server
3 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.19%) Linux
6 1 (1.06%) CentOS
6 1 (1.06%) Solaris
6 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.34%) ETL
2 20 (21.28%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (17.02%) MVC
4 11 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (10.64%) CRM
6 9 (9.57%) Inversion of Control
6 9 (9.57%) Kimball Methodology
7 8 (8.51%) Migration
8 7 (7.45%) High Availability
9 6 (6.38%) Business Analysis
9 6 (6.38%) Business Process Analysis
9 6 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (5.32%) Data Migration
10 5 (5.32%) ERP
11 4 (4.26%) Automated Testing
11 4 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (4.26%) Data Modelling
11 4 (4.26%) Unit Testing
11 4 (4.26%) Use Case
11 4 (4.26%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 57 (60.64%) SQL
2 31 (32.98%) C#
3 23 (24.47%) T-SQL
4 10 (10.64%) VBA
5 5 (5.32%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.19%) Java
6 3 (3.19%) PHP
6 3 (3.19%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.19%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.19%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.13%) Python
8 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.06%) C
8 1 (1.06%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (1.06%) Perl
8 1 (1.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (5.32%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.19%) Degree
2 3 (3.19%) MCSE
3 2 (2.13%) MCSA
4 1 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.06%) MCP
4 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.06%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.06%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (10.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.19%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.13%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.13%) vSphere
4 2 (2.13%) Xen
5 1 (1.06%) Docker
5 1 (1.06%) KVM
5 1 (1.06%) NFS
5 1 (1.06%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.06%) Shibboleth
5 1 (1.06%) Squid
5 1 (1.06%) SRDF
5 1 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.06%) XenApp
5 1 (1.06%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.19%) SCCM
2 2 (2.13%) Ansible
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.13%) Puppet
3 1 (1.06%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.06%) DameWare
3 1 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.06%) Packer
3 1 (1.06%) SCOM
3 1 (1.06%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 40 (42.55%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.64%) Oracle
3 4 (4.26%) Cisco
3 4 (4.26%) DevExpress
3 4 (4.26%) Tableau
3 4 (4.26%) VMware
4 3 (3.19%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.13%) EMC
5 2 (2.13%) NetApp
5 2 (2.13%) Sybase
6 1 (1.06%) Citrix
6 1 (1.06%) HP
6 1 (1.06%) IBM
6 1 (1.06%) Intel
6 1 (1.06%) Juniper
6 1 (1.06%) SAP
6 1 (1.06%) Sophos
6 1 (1.06%) Symantec
6 1 (1.06%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.06%) WSO2