The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 12.50% 28.57% 9.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 66.67% 100.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
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£203 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £29.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-27.58% +16.00%
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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 Wakefield region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
3 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 18.75% 28.57% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Average daily rate £220 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -31.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.24% +10.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server across the Wakefield region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Wakefield

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Wakefield region.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

SQL Server
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Unica
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) FastStats
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) C#

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Unica
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Applications Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) C#