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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 51 48 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 10.65% 11.68% 11.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 33.12% 36.92% 41.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 36 16
Median daily rate £375 £313 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £23.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+38.95% +2.17%
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 South Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
154 130 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 32.15% 31.63% 28.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 79 51
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £480 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £32.50 £14.43 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.30% -6.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.77% +14.00%

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 24 July 2016.

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 24 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -5 40 £375 +13.20% 4
Rotherham - 6 £375 - 1
SQL Server
Yorkshire

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 68 (66.67%) SQL
2 45 (44.12%) C#
3 34 (33.33%) Finance
4 33 (32.35%) .NET
5 31 (30.39%) Microsoft
6 30 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 30 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 29 (28.43%) jQuery
8 28 (27.45%) Oracle
9 27 (26.47%) MVC
10 26 (25.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 24 (23.53%) JavaScript
12 23 (22.55%) Windows
12 23 (22.55%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (21.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 22 (21.57%) Performance Tuning
14 21 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
15 20 (19.61%) VBA
16 17 (16.67%) HTML
16 17 (16.67%) XML
16 17 (16.67%) ETL
16 17 (16.67%) Web Development
16 17 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (15.69%) VMware
18 15 (14.71%) .NET Framework
18 15 (14.71%) IIS
19 14 (13.73%) T-SQL
19 14 (13.73%) Unity DI Container
19 14 (13.73%) Inversion of Control
20 13 (12.75%) ASP.NET

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 15 (14.71%) IIS
2 12 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 9 (8.82%) Apache
4 8 (7.84%) Tomcat
5 7 (6.86%) Oracle Coherence
5 7 (6.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 7 (6.86%) WebSphere
6 5 (4.90%) MS Exchange
7 3 (2.94%) CMS
8 2 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.96%) SAS
8 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.98%) JBoss
9 1 (0.98%) Mule
9 1 (0.98%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.98%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (12.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.96%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.96%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.98%) MS Office
3 1 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (7.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.96%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.75%) SAN
2 11 (10.78%) LAN
2 11 (10.78%) Multicast
2 11 (10.78%) WAN
3 10 (9.80%) FCoE
3 10 (9.80%) Fibre Channel
3 10 (9.80%) iSCSI
3 10 (9.80%) NAS
4 7 (6.86%) HTTP
5 5 (4.90%) DNS
5 5 (4.90%) SSL
6 3 (2.94%) Internet
7 2 (1.96%) Extranet
7 2 (1.96%) Intranet
8 1 (0.98%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 30 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 26 (25.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 21 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (12.75%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
6 11 (10.78%) Oracle Database
6 11 (10.78%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (6.86%) Hadoop
7 7 (6.86%) HBase
8 6 (5.88%) Power BI
9 4 (3.92%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (3.92%) DB2
9 4 (3.92%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (3.92%) Relational Database
10 3 (2.94%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.96%) MySQL
11 2 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (7.84%) ERwin
2 6 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.92%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.98%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.98%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 34 (33.33%) Finance
2 11 (10.78%) Banking
3 4 (3.92%) Advertising
3 4 (3.92%) Back Office
3 4 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.96%) Local Government
5 1 (0.98%) Retail
5 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (56.86%) Developer
2 26 (25.49%) SQL Developer
3 16 (15.69%) .NET Developer
4 13 (12.75%) Architect
4 13 (12.75%) C# Developer
4 13 (12.75%) SQL Server Developer
5 11 (10.78%) Analyst
5 11 (10.78%) Infrastructure Architect
6 9 (8.82%) SSIS Developer
7 8 (7.84%) SSRS Developer
8 7 (6.86%) CRM Developer
8 7 (6.86%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 7 (6.86%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 7 (6.86%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (6.86%) SSAS Developer
8 7 (6.86%) Web Developer
9 6 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (5.88%) DBA
9 6 (5.88%) ETL Tester
9 6 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (32.35%) .NET
2 29 (28.43%) jQuery
3 22 (21.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 17 (16.67%) HTML
4 17 (16.67%) XML
5 15 (14.71%) .NET Framework
6 14 (13.73%) Unity DI Container
7 13 (12.75%) ASP.NET
8 12 (11.76%) Entity Framework
9 10 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 10 (9.80%) Middleware
9 10 (9.80%) Razor View Engine
9 10 (9.80%) Web Services
10 9 (8.82%) CSS
11 7 (6.86%) Rendezvous
11 7 (6.86%) XSLT
12 5 (4.90%) Ajax
12 5 (4.90%) JSON
13 4 (3.92%) SOAP
13 4 (3.92%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.73%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (8.82%) Visualisation
3 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.96%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.96%) Clustering
4 2 (1.96%) FMCG
4 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.96%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.96%) Replication
5 1 (0.98%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.98%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.98%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 23 (22.55%) Windows
2 13 (12.75%) Linux
3 10 (9.80%) Solaris
4 7 (6.86%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.98%) AIX
7 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.98%) SUSE
7 1 (0.98%) Unix
7 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.98%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (26.47%) MVC
2 23 (22.55%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (21.57%) Performance Tuning
4 17 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (16.67%) ETL
4 17 (16.67%) Web Development
5 13 (12.75%) Data Modelling
6 10 (9.80%) Benchmarking
6 10 (9.80%) Database Tuning
7 9 (8.82%) CRM
7 9 (8.82%) Data Visualisation
8 8 (7.84%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 8 (7.84%) Dimensional Modelling
8 8 (7.84%) Project Management
8 8 (7.84%) Validation
9 7 (6.86%) Data Validation
9 7 (6.86%) Migration
10 6 (5.88%) Test Scripting
11 5 (4.90%) Kimball Methodology
11 5 (4.90%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 68 (66.67%) SQL
2 45 (44.12%) C#
3 24 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 20 (19.61%) VBA
5 14 (13.73%) T-SQL
6 10 (9.80%) Java
6 10 (9.80%) PL/SQL
7 6 (5.88%) VB
8 2 (1.96%) PHP
8 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.96%) VB6
9 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (10.78%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.90%) MCSA
3 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.92%) Degree
4 4 (3.92%) ISEB
4 4 (3.92%) MCSE
5 3 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.98%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.84%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.98%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.98%) PMBOK
2 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 12 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (10.78%) Hyper-V
3 10 (9.80%) KVM
3 10 (9.80%) NFS
3 10 (9.80%) SRDF
3 10 (9.80%) Xen
4 8 (7.84%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (4.90%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (0.98%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.98%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.98%) vSphere
7 1 (0.98%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.96%) SCCM
3 1 (0.98%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle Flashback
3 1 (0.98%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 31 (30.39%) Microsoft
2 28 (27.45%) Oracle
3 16 (15.69%) VMware
4 11 (10.78%) Cisco
4 11 (10.78%) EMC
5 10 (9.80%) Intel
5 10 (9.80%) NetApp
6 9 (8.82%) IBM
6 9 (8.82%) Informatica
6 9 (8.82%) Sybase
7 7 (6.86%) DataSynapse
7 7 (6.86%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.96%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.96%) Citrix
8 2 (1.96%) Pega
8 2 (1.96%) Vitria
9 1 (0.98%) Ektron
9 1 (0.98%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.98%) Tableau
9 1 (0.98%) Talend
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