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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.70% 13.64% 2.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 60.00% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
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- £388 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-18.03% +18.53%
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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
1 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.70% 22.73% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Average daily rate - £388 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

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 29 August 2014, 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 4 (44.44%) Front Office
1 4 (44.44%) Back Office
1 4 (44.44%) ERP
1 4 (44.44%) CRM
1 4 (44.44%) Epicor
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (22.22%) Billing
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (11.11%) Inmon Methodology
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (11.11%) SCOM
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) ETL

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 4 (44.44%) Front Office
1 4 (44.44%) Back Office
2 2 (22.22%) Billing
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
1 1 (11.11%) CLARiiON
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ERP
1 4 (44.44%) CRM
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (11.11%) Inmon Methodology
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Epicor
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) VMware