The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 32 35 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 10.13% 11.55% 13.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 39.02% 51.47% 58.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 21
Average daily rate
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£325 £275 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £152 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 0
Average hourly rate £23.44 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.86% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.36% +10.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
82 68 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 25.95% 22.44% 22.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 34 41
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £400 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 1
Average hourly rate £15.39 £33.30 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.79% +51.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +0.32%
SQL Server
Yorkshire

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 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Histogram 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 July 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 0 18 £375 +38.88% 27
Barnsley +8 2 - - 4
Rotherham - 1 £180 - 1
Doncaster - - - - 3
SQL Server
Yorkshire

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 47 (45.63%) .NET
2 45 (43.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (36.89%) SQL
3 38 (36.89%) C#
4 32 (31.07%) Microsoft
5 26 (25.24%) SQL Server 2005
6 24 (23.30%) ASP.NET
7 19 (18.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (17.48%) MVC
8 18 (17.48%) JavaScript
8 18 (17.48%) T-SQL
9 16 (15.53%) HTML
9 16 (15.53%) CSS
10 15 (14.56%) Finance
10 15 (14.56%) Windows
11 14 (13.59%) .NET Framework
11 14 (13.59%) SQL Server 2012
12 13 (12.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (12.62%) SQL Server 2000
12 13 (12.62%) Replication
13 12 (11.65%) jQuery
13 12 (11.65%) Performance Tuning
14 11 (10.68%) HTML5
14 11 (10.68%) SharePoint
15 10 (9.71%) Linux
15 10 (9.71%) Oracle
15 10 (9.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 9 (8.74%) CSS3
16 9 (8.74%) Network Security
17 8 (7.77%) IIS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 8 (7.77%) IIS
3 5 (4.85%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.91%) Apache
4 3 (2.91%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.94%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.94%) CMS
6 1 (0.97%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (5.83%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.88%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.74%) Network Security
2 4 (3.88%) Firewall
2 4 (3.88%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.91%) 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 45 (43.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 26 (25.24%) SQL Server 2005
3 19 (18.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (13.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (12.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (12.62%) SQL Server 2000
6 7 (6.80%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (5.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.91%) MySQL
9 2 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.94%) MS Access
9 2 (1.94%) DTS
9 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.94%) DataStage
10 1 (0.97%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.97%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 8 (7.77%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.91%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.94%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.94%) Hudson
4 2 (1.94%) NUnit
4 2 (1.94%) Subversion
4 2 (1.94%) JIRA
5 1 (0.97%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.97%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.97%) Maven
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.97%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.97%) Toad
5 1 (0.97%) NSubstitute
5 1 (0.97%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.97%) Moq
General
1 15 (14.56%) 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 50 (48.54%) Developer
2 23 (22.33%) C# Developer
3 18 (17.48%) Applications Support
4 16 (15.53%) DBA
4 16 (15.53%) .NET Developer
4 16 (15.53%) SQL DBA
5 14 (13.59%) Analyst
6 10 (9.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (8.74%) Administrator
7 9 (8.74%) SQL Server DBA
8 7 (6.80%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.85%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (3.88%) Data Analyst
10 4 (3.88%) Consultant
10 4 (3.88%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.88%) SQL Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Server Administrator
11 3 (2.91%) IT Support
11 3 (2.91%) Software Developer
11 3 (2.91%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (45.63%) .NET
2 24 (23.30%) ASP.NET
3 16 (15.53%) CSS
3 16 (15.53%) HTML
4 14 (13.59%) .NET Framework
5 12 (11.65%) jQuery
6 11 (10.68%) HTML5
7 10 (9.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 9 (8.74%) CSS3
9 6 (5.83%) Silverlight
9 6 (5.83%) WCF
10 5 (4.85%) Hibernate
10 5 (4.85%) Web Services
10 5 (4.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (3.88%) Spring
11 4 (3.88%) Ajax
12 3 (2.91%) NHibernate
12 3 (2.91%) WPF
12 3 (2.91%) WinForms
13 2 (1.94%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.62%) Replication
2 3 (2.91%) NHS
2 3 (2.91%) DTV
3 1 (0.97%) W3C
3 1 (0.97%) Thin Client
3 1 (0.97%) Clustering
3 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.97%) Fat Client
3 1 (0.97%) Data Extraction
3 1 (0.97%) Visualisation
3 1 (0.97%) Open Source
3 1 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.56%) Windows
2 10 (9.71%) Linux
3 3 (2.91%) AIX
3 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.91%) UNIX
4 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.97%) Solaris
4 1 (0.97%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.48%) MVC
2 12 (11.65%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (7.77%) Web Application Development
4 7 (6.80%) TDD
5 6 (5.83%) Migration
5 6 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (4.85%) ITIL
6 5 (4.85%) Data Migration
7 3 (2.91%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (2.91%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (2.91%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (2.91%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (2.91%) Scrum
7 3 (2.91%) Programme Management
7 3 (2.91%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (1.94%) Service Delivery
8 2 (1.94%) Validation
8 2 (1.94%) Data Analysis
8 2 (1.94%) Software Engineering
8 2 (1.94%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (36.89%) C#
1 38 (36.89%) SQL
2 18 (17.48%) T-SQL
2 18 (17.48%) JavaScript
3 6 (5.83%) Java
4 5 (4.85%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.94%) Python
5 2 (1.94%) Perl
5 2 (1.94%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.94%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
6 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
2 1 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (0.97%) MCSE
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
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%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.94%) qmail
2 2 (1.94%) vSphere
3 1 (0.97%) XenServer
3 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.97%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) SCCM
1 1 (0.97%) SCOM
1 1 (0.97%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 32 (31.07%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.71%) Oracle
3 5 (4.85%) SAP
3 5 (4.85%) JBoss
4 4 (3.88%) VMware
5 2 (1.94%) Twitter
5 2 (1.94%) Citrix
5 2 (1.94%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.97%) HP
6 1 (0.97%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.97%) Talend
6 1 (0.97%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.97%) Veeam
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