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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 6 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 21.43% 10.00% 10.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 85.71% 66.67% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Average daily rate £350 £263 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £263 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £263 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £347 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.72% +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.57% -4.36%
SQL Server
West 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 Wakefield region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
7 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 25.00% 15.00% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Average daily rate £360 £263 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.95% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

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
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 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) .NET
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) Web Services
5 3 (25.00%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (16.67%) REST
6 2 (16.67%) High Availability
6 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 2 (16.67%) Information Management
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (16.67%) NHS
6 2 (16.67%) HTML
6 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (16.67%) CSS
6 2 (16.67%) MySQL
6 2 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (16.67%) Web Design
7 1 (8.33%) Biml
7 1 (8.33%) Sass
7 1 (8.33%) LESS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) Biml
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Bower
1 1 (8.33%) Grunt
1 1 (8.33%) gulp
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Database Specialist
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) DBA
3 2 (16.67%) SQL DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Database Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Report Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
4 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (8.33%) LESS
4 1 (8.33%) RESTful
4 1 (8.33%) Sass
4 1 (8.33%) SignalR
4 1 (8.33%) WinForms
4 1 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) NHS
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Extraction
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) High Availability
3 2 (16.67%) Information Management
3 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) TypeScript
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
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