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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 35 45 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 9.83% 11.87% 11.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 37.23% 45.45% 56.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 25 24
Average daily rate
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£300 £258 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.50% -30.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £155 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £400 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 0
Average hourly rate £15.39 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-18.03% +18.53%
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
94 99 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 26.40% 26.12% 20.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 55 44
Average daily rate £300 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 0
Average hourly rate £15.39 £33.30 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.79% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
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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
Sheffield -1 17 £300 +36.36% 19
Barnsley - 4 - - 2
Doncaster -1 3 £250 +11.11% 6
Rotherham - - - - 2
SQL Server
Yorkshire

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 48 (46.60%) .NET
2 42 (40.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (37.86%) SQL
4 35 (33.98%) C#
5 34 (33.01%) Microsoft
6 28 (27.18%) ASP.NET
7 26 (25.24%) SQL Server 2005
8 21 (20.39%) T-SQL
9 19 (18.45%) MVC
10 18 (17.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (16.50%) JavaScript
12 16 (15.53%) HTML
12 16 (15.53%) CSS
13 14 (13.59%) Windows
13 14 (13.59%) .NET Framework
13 14 (13.59%) SQL Server 2012
14 13 (12.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 13 (12.62%) Finance
15 11 (10.68%) SQL Server 2000
15 11 (10.68%) SharePoint
15 11 (10.68%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (10.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (9.71%) HTML5
16 10 (9.71%) Performance Tuning
16 10 (9.71%) jQuery
16 10 (9.71%) MS Excel
16 10 (9.71%) Linux
16 10 (9.71%) Oracle
16 10 (9.71%) Replication
17 9 (8.74%) Network Security

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 11 (10.68%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.80%) IIS
3 5 (4.85%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.91%) Apache
4 3 (2.91%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.94%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (9.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.85%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.97%) MS Office
3 1 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.74%) Network Security
2 4 (3.88%) Firewall
2 4 (3.88%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.88%) VPN
3 3 (2.91%) FTP
3 3 (2.91%) HTTP
3 3 (2.91%) VLAN
4 2 (1.94%) SAN
4 2 (1.94%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (1.94%) DNS
4 2 (1.94%) LDAP
4 2 (1.94%) LAN
4 2 (1.94%) WAN
5 1 (0.97%) SMTP
5 1 (0.97%) DHCP
5 1 (0.97%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.97%) SSL
5 1 (0.97%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.97%) SSH
5 1 (0.97%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (40.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 26 (25.24%) SQL Server 2005
3 18 (17.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (13.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (10.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (10.68%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (10.68%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (4.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (3.88%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (3.88%) MS Access
8 3 (2.91%) MySQL
8 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.94%) DataStage
9 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.97%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.97%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (7.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (5.83%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.94%) Subversion
3 2 (1.94%) JIRA
3 2 (1.94%) Hudson
3 2 (1.94%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.94%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.97%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.97%) Maven
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.97%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.97%) Toad
General
1 13 (12.62%) Finance
2 6 (5.83%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.91%) Marketing
3 3 (2.91%) Electronics
3 3 (2.91%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.94%) Publishing
4 2 (1.94%) Banking
5 1 (0.97%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 49 (47.57%) Developer
2 23 (22.33%) C# Developer
3 17 (16.50%) Applications Support
3 17 (16.50%) .NET Developer
4 16 (15.53%) Analyst
5 15 (14.56%) DBA
6 13 (12.62%) SQL DBA
7 11 (10.68%) Administrator
7 11 (10.68%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (7.77%) SQL Server DBA
9 6 (5.83%) Data Analyst
9 6 (5.83%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.88%) Support Engineer
10 4 (3.88%) Consultant
10 4 (3.88%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.88%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (3.88%) IT Support
10 4 (3.88%) SQL Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Server Administrator
11 3 (2.91%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (46.60%) .NET
2 28 (27.18%) ASP.NET
3 16 (15.53%) CSS
3 16 (15.53%) HTML
4 14 (13.59%) .NET Framework
5 13 (12.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 10 (9.71%) jQuery
6 10 (9.71%) HTML5
7 8 (7.77%) WCF
7 8 (7.77%) CSS3
8 5 (4.85%) Silverlight
8 5 (4.85%) Hibernate
9 4 (3.88%) WinForms
9 4 (3.88%) Spring
9 4 (3.88%) Web Services
10 3 (2.91%) Ajax
10 3 (2.91%) WPF
10 3 (2.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (1.94%) NHibernate
11 2 (1.94%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.71%) Replication
2 8 (7.77%) NHS
3 3 (2.91%) DTV
4 2 (1.94%) W3C
5 1 (0.97%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.97%) Clustering
5 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.97%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.97%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.97%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.97%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.59%) Windows
2 10 (9.71%) Linux
3 3 (2.91%) AIX
3 3 (2.91%) UNIX
4 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.97%) Solaris
5 1 (0.97%) Debian
5 1 (0.97%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.45%) MVC
2 10 (9.71%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (7.77%) Web Application Development
4 7 (6.80%) Migration
5 6 (5.83%) Data Modelling
5 6 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (4.85%) ITIL
6 5 (4.85%) TDD
6 5 (4.85%) Data Migration
6 5 (4.85%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (3.88%) Data Analysis
7 4 (3.88%) Benchmarking
7 4 (3.88%) Service Delivery
7 4 (3.88%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (2.91%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (2.91%) Programme Management
8 3 (2.91%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (2.91%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (1.94%) Matrix Management
9 2 (1.94%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 39 (37.86%) SQL
2 35 (33.98%) C#
3 21 (20.39%) T-SQL
4 17 (16.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.83%) Java
6 5 (4.85%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.94%) Python
7 2 (1.94%) Perl
7 2 (1.94%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.94%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (1.94%) Degree
1 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
1 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) HL7
2 1 (0.97%) COREP
2 1 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.97%) Basel II
2 1 (0.97%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (4.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.94%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.94%) Xen
2 2 (1.94%) qmail
3 1 (0.97%) XenServer
3 1 (0.97%) vSphere
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.97%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 34 (33.01%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.71%) Oracle
3 6 (5.83%) Business Objects
4 5 (4.85%) SAP
4 5 (4.85%) JBoss
5 4 (3.88%) VMware
6 2 (1.94%) Citrix
6 2 (1.94%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.97%) Apple
7 1 (0.97%) HP
7 1 (0.97%) Mitel
7 1 (0.97%) Veeam
7 1 (0.97%) Twitter
7 1 (0.97%) Talend
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