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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 6 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 14.63% 18.75% 25.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £369 £265 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.15% -11.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+38.95% -6.00%
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
6 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 14.63% 18.75% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £363 £265 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.79% -3.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -13.33%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wakefield region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wakefield region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) PHP
4 4 (33.33%) .NET
4 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 4 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 4 (33.33%) Migration
4 4 (33.33%) InfoPath
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (25.00%) ETL
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (16.67%) CRM
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Web Design
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 4 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) Biml
3 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) Power BI
3 1 (8.33%) QlikView
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Bower
2 1 (8.33%) Grunt
2 1 (8.33%) gulp
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) DBA
2 3 (25.00%) SQL DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Report Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SSAS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (8.33%) LESS
3 1 (8.33%) Node.js
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
3 1 (8.33%) Sass
3 1 (8.33%) SignalR
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) ETL
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) TypeScript
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Cognos
3 1 (8.33%) Tableau
3 1 (8.33%) VMware