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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 18 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 36 53 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 7.50% 15.45% 14.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 25.90% 62.35% 59.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 32 29
Average daily rate £300 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £238 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £395 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £29.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-23.72% -1.66%
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
139 85 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 28.96% 24.78% 23.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 51 54
Average daily rate £425 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -14 28 £300 -7.69% 17
Barnsley +3 1 - - 2
SQL Server
Yorkshire

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 64 (59.26%) SQL
2 58 (53.70%) Microsoft
3 43 (39.81%) Oracle
4 38 (35.19%) .NET
4 38 (35.19%) ETL
5 35 (32.41%) T-SQL
6 34 (31.48%) Informatica
7 30 (27.78%) Data Modelling
8 29 (26.85%) PL/SQL
9 28 (25.93%) ERwin
10 27 (25.00%) C++
11 25 (23.15%) JavaScript
12 23 (21.30%) HTML
13 20 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (17.59%) C#
14 19 (17.59%) CSS
14 19 (17.59%) MVC
15 17 (15.74%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (14.81%) ASP.NET
16 16 (14.81%) IIS
17 15 (13.89%) Windows
18 14 (12.96%) Migration
18 14 (12.96%) Test Scripting
19 12 (11.11%) Data Security
19 12 (11.11%) jQuery
19 12 (11.11%) Data Quality
20 11 (10.19%) SQL Server 2012
20 11 (10.19%) Software Testing
20 11 (10.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 11 (10.19%) XML

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 16 (14.81%) IIS
2 8 (7.41%) Umbraco
3 7 (6.48%) CMS
3 7 (6.48%) SAS
3 7 (6.48%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.63%) JBoss
5 3 (2.78%) Apache
5 3 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.85%) Moodle
6 2 (1.85%) nginx
6 2 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.85%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.85%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.70%) Office 365
2 2 (1.85%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.26%) Internet
2 8 (7.41%) SSL
3 7 (6.48%) DNS
4 4 (3.70%) Extranet
4 4 (3.70%) Intranet
5 3 (2.78%) Firewall
5 3 (2.78%) HTTP
6 2 (1.85%) LDAP
6 2 (1.85%) Network Security
6 2 (1.85%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (1.85%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.85%) VLAN
6 2 (1.85%) VPN
7 1 (0.93%) DHCP
7 1 (0.93%) FTP
7 1 (0.93%) NFC
7 1 (0.93%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.19%) SQL Server 2012
1 11 (10.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (6.48%) Oracle Database
4 6 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (4.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.78%) MS Access
7 3 (2.78%) MySQL
7 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.85%) GIS
8 2 (1.85%) OLAP
9 1 (0.93%) JasperReports
9 1 (0.93%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.93%) QlikView
9 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.93%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 28 (25.93%) ERwin
2 5 (4.63%) TeamCity
3 4 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (2.78%) Subversion
5 2 (1.85%) Moq
5 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.93%) MSTest
6 1 (0.93%) NSubstitute
6 1 (0.93%) NUnit
6 1 (0.93%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (4.63%) Finance
2 2 (1.85%) Advertising
3 1 (0.93%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 55 (50.93%) Developer
2 19 (17.59%) .NET Developer
3 18 (16.67%) Tester
4 15 (13.89%) SQL Developer
5 14 (12.96%) ETL Tester
6 13 (12.04%) Analyst
7 10 (9.26%) C# Developer
7 10 (9.26%) SQL Server Developer
8 9 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 9 (8.33%) Web Developer
9 8 (7.41%) .NET Software Developer
9 8 (7.41%) ETL Developer
9 8 (7.41%) Software Developer
10 7 (6.48%) Informatica Developer
11 6 (5.56%) Test Analyst
12 5 (4.63%) ETL Analyst
12 5 (4.63%) Informatica ETL Developer
12 5 (4.63%) Senior Developer
13 4 (3.70%) Consultant
13 4 (3.70%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (35.19%) .NET
2 23 (21.30%) HTML
3 19 (17.59%) CSS
4 16 (14.81%) ASP.NET
5 12 (11.11%) jQuery
6 11 (10.19%) XML
7 10 (9.26%) .NET Framework
8 7 (6.48%) WCF
9 6 (5.56%) HTML5
10 5 (4.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (3.70%) AngularJS
11 4 (3.70%) Web Services
11 4 (3.70%) WPF
12 3 (2.78%) CSS3
12 3 (2.78%) Entity Framework
12 3 (2.78%) JMS
12 3 (2.78%) REST
12 3 (2.78%) SOAP
13 2 (1.85%) KnockoutJS
13 2 (1.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.41%) Statistics
2 5 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.70%) NHS
4 2 (1.85%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.85%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.89%) Windows
2 7 (6.48%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.63%) Linux
3 5 (4.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.78%) Windows 2000
6 2 (1.85%) Debian
6 2 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (35.19%) ETL
2 30 (27.78%) Data Modelling
3 20 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (17.59%) MVC
5 17 (15.74%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (12.96%) Migration
6 14 (12.96%) Test Scripting
7 12 (11.11%) Data Security
8 11 (10.19%) Software Testing
9 10 (9.26%) Web Development
10 8 (7.41%) CRM
10 8 (7.41%) Project Management
11 7 (6.48%) Content Management
11 7 (6.48%) ERP
12 6 (5.56%) Data Cleansing
12 6 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
12 6 (5.56%) PRINCE2
13 4 (3.70%) Analytics
13 4 (3.70%) Scrum
13 4 (3.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 64 (59.26%) SQL
2 35 (32.41%) T-SQL
3 29 (26.85%) PL/SQL
4 27 (25.00%) C++
5 25 (23.15%) JavaScript
6 19 (17.59%) C#
7 6 (5.56%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.78%) VB
9 2 (1.85%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.85%) Java
9 2 (1.85%) Perl
9 2 (1.85%) Python
10 1 (0.93%) PHP
10 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (8.33%) ISEB
2 4 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.85%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.85%) PMP
5 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 11 (10.19%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (4.63%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (4.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.93%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (2.78%) Foglight
Vendors
1 58 (53.70%) Microsoft
2 43 (39.81%) Oracle
3 34 (31.48%) Informatica
4 5 (4.63%) TIBCO
5 4 (3.70%) EMC
6 3 (2.78%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.78%) Cisco
6 3 (2.78%) NetApp
6 3 (2.78%) New Relic
6 3 (2.78%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.85%) Cognos
7 2 (1.85%) Ektron
8 1 (0.93%) Citrix
8 1 (0.93%) Siebel
8 1 (0.93%) VMware
8 1 (0.93%) Xamarin
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