The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 44 64 48
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -16
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 53 30 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.21% 2.06% 3.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.13% 6.82% 14.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 19 38
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -9.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £227 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% -7.14%
SQL Server 2008
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 West Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
437 440 503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.45% 30.26% 26.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 263 260
Average daily rate £338 £301 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.31% -7.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £423 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 13
Average hourly rate £50.00 £21.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+132.55% +4.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.03 £32.05
% change year-on-year
-3.20% -0.07%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the West Yorkshire region.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the West Yorkshire region.

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
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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
Leeds +18 37 £289 -3.75% 14
Halifax -4 7 £505 +22.42%
Bradford -4 4 £261 -17.06% 1
Huddersfield - 1 - - 3
Wakefield - 1 - - 1
Wetherby - - - - 1
Ilkley - - - - 1
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing SQL Server 2008 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 2008.

1 77 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 54 (70.13%) SQL
3 48 (62.34%) SQL Server 2005
4 44 (57.14%) C#
5 36 (46.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 30 (38.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 26 (33.77%) .NET
8 24 (31.17%) ASP.NET
9 23 (29.87%) XML
10 22 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (23.38%) JavaScript
12 17 (22.08%) Visual Studio
12 17 (22.08%) Data Warehouse
13 16 (20.78%) HTML
14 15 (19.48%) MS Excel
14 15 (19.48%) ETL
14 15 (19.48%) Star Schema
14 15 (19.48%) Microsoft
14 15 (19.48%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (19.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 14 (18.18%) CSS
15 14 (18.18%) T-SQL
16 13 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (16.88%) SQL Server 2012
17 12 (15.58%) Performance Improvement
17 12 (15.58%) Relational Database
17 12 (15.58%) MVC
18 11 (14.29%) Ajax
18 11 (14.29%) .NET Framework
18 11 (14.29%) Windows

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing SQL Server 2008 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 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.79%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (5.19%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (19.48%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.49%) MS Office
3 4 (5.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (62.34%) SQL Server 2005
3 36 (46.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (38.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (22.08%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (19.48%) Star Schema
6 15 (19.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (16.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (15.58%) Relational Database
9 9 (11.69%) MS Access
10 5 (6.49%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (6.49%) Xcelsius
11 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (2.60%) RDBMS
12 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (2.60%) DTS
12 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
12 2 (2.60%) Oracle BI EE
13 1 (1.30%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 17 (22.08%) Visual Studio
2 7 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.90%) MSTest
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle APEX
General
1 9 (11.69%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) Banking
2 3 (3.90%) Retail
3 2 (2.60%) Billing
4 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.30%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 60 (77.92%) Developer
2 25 (32.47%) SQL Developer
3 18 (23.38%) .NET Developer
4 9 (11.69%) Analyst
5 8 (10.39%) C# Developer
5 8 (10.39%) SQL Server Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.19%) DBA
8 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.90%) SQL DBA
8 3 (3.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (3.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.90%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (2.60%) MI Developer
9 2 (2.60%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 2 (2.60%) SharePoint Developer
9 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 1 (1.30%) Database Developer
10 1 (1.30%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (33.77%) .NET
2 24 (31.17%) ASP.NET
3 23 (29.87%) XML
4 16 (20.78%) HTML
5 14 (18.18%) CSS
6 11 (14.29%) Ajax
6 11 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 10 (12.99%) Web Services
8 8 (10.39%) XHTML
9 7 (9.09%) jQuery
9 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (7.79%) MDX
10 6 (7.79%) WCF
11 5 (6.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 4 (5.19%) WPF
12 4 (5.19%) WinForms
13 3 (3.90%) LINQ
14 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 1 (1.30%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.49%) NHS
3 3 (3.90%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.30%) Replication
5 1 (1.30%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.30%) Clustering
5 1 (1.30%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.30%) PKI
5 1 (1.30%) Wiki
5 1 (1.30%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.30%) Android
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (19.48%) ETL
2 15 (19.48%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (15.58%) Performance Improvement
4 12 (15.58%) MVC
5 6 (7.79%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.19%) Migration
6 4 (5.19%) OO
6 4 (5.19%) E-Commerce
6 4 (5.19%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (3.90%) Web Development
7 3 (3.90%) Project Management
8 2 (2.60%) Data Modelling
8 2 (2.60%) SOA
8 2 (2.60%) Workflow
8 2 (2.60%) Unit Testing
8 2 (2.60%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (2.60%) Database Security
9 1 (1.30%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 54 (70.13%) SQL
2 44 (57.14%) C#
3 18 (23.38%) JavaScript
4 14 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 10 (12.99%) VBA
6 3 (3.90%) VB
7 2 (2.60%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.60%) Delphi
8 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.30%) Degree
1 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.30%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.30%) OpenView
1 1 (1.30%) OVSD
1 1 (1.30%) SCOM
1 1 (1.30%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 15 (19.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.39%) Business Objects
3 5 (6.49%) Oracle
4 2 (2.60%) SAP
4 2 (2.60%) HP
5 1 (1.30%) Dell
5 1 (1.30%) EMC
5 1 (1.30%) Informatica
5 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.30%) Perforce
5 1 (1.30%) VMware
5 1 (1.30%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.30%) Tableau
5 1 (1.30%) Xamarin
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Posted: 23 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: Unspecified Negotiable
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Rate: £250.00 - £295 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
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Rate: up to £350 a day
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