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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 15 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 52 82 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 10.22% 18.34% 23.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 33.12% 49.70% 65.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 62 48
Median daily rate £350 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £225 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £24.50 - £26.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 - £21.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.90 - £30.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.25 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+52.94% -26.72%
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
157 165 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 30.84% 36.91% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 112 75
Median daily rate £500 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £24.50 £13.46 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.02% -48.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £13.46 £21.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £13.46 £30.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -23.07%

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 May 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 May 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 -7 41 £363 +23.40% 7
Doncaster +4 7 £269 -18.86% 3
Rotherham +3 4 £281 +25.00% 3
SQL Server
Yorkshire

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 53 (58.24%) SQL
2 34 (37.36%) .NET
3 33 (36.26%) C#
3 33 (36.26%) Microsoft
4 28 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 23 (25.27%) HTML
5 23 (25.27%) MVC
6 22 (24.18%) jQuery
6 22 (24.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (21.98%) Finance
7 20 (21.98%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (20.88%) Oracle
9 18 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (19.78%) Web Development
10 17 (18.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 17 (18.68%) CSS
10 17 (18.68%) Windows
11 16 (17.58%) XML
11 16 (17.58%) ASP.NET
11 16 (17.58%) IIS
12 15 (16.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 15 (16.48%) Performance Tuning
13 14 (15.38%) Data Modelling
14 13 (14.29%) ETL
14 13 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
14 13 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 12 (13.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 12 (13.19%) SharePoint
16 11 (12.09%) PL/SQL
17 10 (10.99%) VBA

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 16 (17.58%) IIS
2 12 (13.19%) SharePoint
3 7 (7.69%) CMS
4 5 (5.49%) Apache
4 5 (5.49%) MS Exchange
4 5 (5.49%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.40%) Umbraco
6 3 (3.30%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (3.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (3.30%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.20%) JBoss
7 2 (2.20%) SAS
7 2 (2.20%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.10%) Moodle
8 1 (1.10%) nginx
8 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (9.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) MS Office
2 2 (2.20%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.20%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (9.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.10%) Office 365
3 1 (1.10%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.79%) SSL
2 7 (7.69%) DNS
3 6 (6.59%) SAN
4 5 (5.49%) HTTP
4 5 (5.49%) Internet
5 4 (4.40%) Extranet
5 4 (4.40%) Intranet
6 3 (3.30%) FCoE
6 3 (3.30%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (3.30%) iSCSI
6 3 (3.30%) LAN
6 3 (3.30%) Multicast
6 3 (3.30%) NAS
6 3 (3.30%) WAN
7 1 (1.10%) DHCP
7 1 (1.10%) FTP
7 1 (1.10%) Network Security
7 1 (1.10%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.10%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (18.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (16.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
5 12 (13.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (10.99%) Oracle Database
6 10 (10.99%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (9.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (8.79%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (5.49%) Power BI
10 4 (4.40%) DB2
10 4 (4.40%) MySQL
10 4 (4.40%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (4.40%) Relational Database
11 3 (3.30%) Hadoop
11 3 (3.30%) HBase
11 3 (3.30%) MS Access
11 3 (3.30%) RDBMS
12 2 (2.20%) GIS
12 2 (2.20%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 9 (9.89%) ERwin
2 6 (6.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (6.59%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.40%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.20%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.20%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.20%) Subversion
4 2 (2.20%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.10%) Moq
5 1 (1.10%) MSTest
5 1 (1.10%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.10%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 20 (21.98%) Finance
2 3 (3.30%) Banking
3 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.10%) Advertising
4 1 (1.10%) Back Office
4 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (53.85%) Developer
2 19 (20.88%) SQL Developer
3 13 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
4 12 (13.19%) .NET Developer
4 12 (13.19%) Analyst
5 10 (10.99%) Web Developer
6 9 (9.89%) C# Developer
7 7 (7.69%) CRM Developer
7 7 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 6 (6.59%) Architect
8 6 (6.59%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (6.59%) ETL Tester
8 6 (6.59%) Tester
9 5 (5.49%) DBA
9 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Developer
10 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 4 (4.40%) ETL Analyst
10 4 (4.40%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.40%) SSRS Developer
10 4 (4.40%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (37.36%) .NET
2 23 (25.27%) HTML
3 22 (24.18%) jQuery
4 17 (18.68%) CSS
5 16 (17.58%) ASP.NET
5 16 (17.58%) XML
6 13 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (10.99%) Web Services
8 6 (6.59%) Ajax
9 5 (5.49%) .NET Framework
9 5 (5.49%) HTML5
9 5 (5.49%) JMS
9 5 (5.49%) JSON
9 5 (5.49%) Middleware
9 5 (5.49%) REST
10 4 (4.40%) SOAP
10 4 (4.40%) Unity DI Container
11 3 (3.30%) CSS3
11 3 (3.30%) Rendezvous
11 3 (3.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.40%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (4.40%) NHS
3 3 (3.30%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.30%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.20%) Clustering
4 2 (2.20%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.10%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.10%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.68%) Windows
2 9 (9.89%) Windows Server
3 6 (6.59%) Linux
4 5 (5.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.30%) Solaris
6 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.10%) AIX
7 1 (1.10%) Debian
7 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.10%) SUSE
7 1 (1.10%) Unix
7 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.10%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.27%) MVC
2 20 (21.98%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (19.78%) Web Development
4 15 (16.48%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (15.38%) Data Modelling
6 13 (14.29%) ETL
7 10 (10.99%) Database Tuning
8 9 (9.89%) CRM
9 8 (8.79%) Dimensional Modelling
10 7 (7.69%) Content Management
10 7 (7.69%) Migration
10 7 (7.69%) Project Management
10 7 (7.69%) Test Scripting
11 5 (5.49%) PRINCE2
12 4 (4.40%) Scrum
13 3 (3.30%) Benchmarking
13 3 (3.30%) CRUD
13 3 (3.30%) ERP
13 3 (3.30%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (58.24%) SQL
2 33 (36.26%) C#
3 28 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 11 (12.09%) PL/SQL
5 10 (10.99%) VBA
6 7 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 6 (6.59%) Java
8 3 (3.30%) PHP
9 2 (2.20%) C++
9 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.20%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.20%) VB
9 2 (2.20%) VB6
10 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.10%) Perl
10 1 (1.10%) Python
10 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (4.40%) Degree
1 4 (4.40%) ISEB
1 4 (4.40%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.30%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.20%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.10%) MCSA
4 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.10%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.20%) WCAG
3 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.10%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.59%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.49%) Hyper-V
2 5 (5.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.30%) KVM
3 3 (3.30%) NFS
3 3 (3.30%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (3.30%) SRDF
3 3 (3.30%) Xen
4 1 (1.10%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.10%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.10%) vSphere
4 1 (1.10%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (2.20%) SCCM
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (1.10%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 33 (36.26%) Microsoft
2 19 (20.88%) Oracle
3 10 (10.99%) Informatica
4 9 (9.89%) VMware
5 5 (5.49%) IBM
5 5 (5.49%) Sybase
6 4 (4.40%) EMC
7 3 (3.30%) Cisco
7 3 (3.30%) DataSynapse
7 3 (3.30%) Intel
7 3 (3.30%) NetApp
7 3 (3.30%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.20%) Citrix
8 2 (2.20%) Ektron
8 2 (2.20%) Pega
8 2 (2.20%) Vitria
9 1 (1.10%) BEA
9 1 (1.10%) Tableau
9 1 (1.10%) Talend
9 1 (1.10%) Xamarin
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