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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 61 46 66
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +20
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 55 51 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.52% 3.05% 2.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.69% 13.04% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 32 16
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£325 £305 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £505 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £20.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+42.50% -23.07%
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
633 391 447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 29.05% 23.37% 29.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 227 243
Average daily rate £340 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £505 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 17
Average hourly rate £37.04 £14.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+151.11% -60.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -11 48 £325 +12.06% 12
Bradford -5 6 £313 -10.71% 1
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 97 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 72 (74.23%) SQL
3 47 (48.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 45 (46.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 39 (40.21%) T-SQL
6 38 (39.18%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (37.11%) Microsoft
8 31 (31.96%) .NET
8 31 (31.96%) Oracle
8 31 (31.96%) TDD
9 30 (30.93%) PowerShell
10 29 (29.90%) SQL Server 2005
10 29 (29.90%) Data Modelling
11 28 (28.87%) PL/SQL
11 28 (28.87%) Data Mapping
11 28 (28.87%) SDLC
12 27 (27.84%) Oracle Database
12 27 (27.84%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (26.80%) NUnit
13 26 (26.80%) Oracle Database 11g
14 21 (21.65%) Toad
15 19 (19.59%) C#
16 16 (16.49%) Windows
16 16 (16.49%) WCF
16 16 (16.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 14 (14.43%) ASP.NET
17 14 (14.43%) N-Tier
17 14 (14.43%) MVC
17 14 (14.43%) Finance
18 12 (12.37%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 9 (9.28%) IIS
1 9 (9.28%) Umbraco
2 8 (8.25%) CMS
3 4 (4.12%) EPiServer CMS
4 3 (3.09%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.09%) SAS
5 2 (2.06%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.06%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.03%) SAP EP
6 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.03%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (4.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.03%) FastStats
2 1 (1.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.03%) SAP SRM
2 1 (1.03%) Unica
2 1 (1.03%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) SAN
2 2 (2.06%) NAS
3 1 (1.03%) Internet
3 1 (1.03%) Wireless
3 1 (1.03%) DHCP
3 1 (1.03%) DNS
3 1 (1.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 47 (48.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (46.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 29 (29.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 27 (27.84%) Oracle Database
6 26 (26.80%) Oracle Database 11g
7 16 (16.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (11.34%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (10.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (4.12%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 2 (2.06%) Data Mart
11 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (2.06%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (2.06%) Relational Database
12 1 (1.03%) OLAP Cube
12 1 (1.03%) Informix
12 1 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (1.03%) DB2
12 1 (1.03%) OLAP
12 1 (1.03%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 26 (26.80%) NUnit
2 21 (21.65%) Toad
3 7 (7.22%) SpecFlow
4 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.03%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.03%) Subversion
7 1 (1.03%) JIRA
7 1 (1.03%) Selenium
7 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (14.43%) Finance
2 5 (5.15%) Back Office
3 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.03%) Legal
4 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 75 (77.32%) Developer
2 27 (27.84%) SQL Developer
3 20 (20.62%) Oracle Developer
4 18 (18.56%) .NET Developer
5 17 (17.53%) Database Developer
6 10 (10.31%) Applications Developer
7 9 (9.28%) Analyst
7 9 (9.28%) C# Developer
8 8 (8.25%) Web Developer
8 8 (8.25%) Web Applications Developer
8 8 (8.25%) .NET Applications Developer
8 8 (8.25%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (7.22%) .NET Web Developer
9 7 (7.22%) C# Web Developer
9 7 (7.22%) SQL Database Developer
9 7 (7.22%) C# Application Developer
9 7 (7.22%) Applications Support
10 6 (6.19%) Support Analyst
10 6 (6.19%) Applications Support Analyst
10 6 (6.19%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (31.96%) .NET
2 16 (16.49%) WCF
3 14 (14.43%) ASP.NET
4 11 (11.34%) jQuery
5 5 (5.15%) .NET Framework
5 5 (5.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (4.12%) Entity Framework
6 4 (4.12%) HTML
6 4 (4.12%) CSS
7 2 (2.06%) Web Services
7 2 (2.06%) XML
7 2 (2.06%) Middleware
7 2 (2.06%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (2.06%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.03%) HTML5
8 1 (1.03%) Sass
8 1 (1.03%) LESS
8 1 (1.03%) Ember.js
8 1 (1.03%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.43%) N-Tier
2 8 (8.25%) NHS
3 4 (4.12%) Clustering
4 3 (3.09%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.06%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.03%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.03%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.03%) User Experience
6 1 (1.03%) Statistics
6 1 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.49%) Windows
2 4 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.03%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.03%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (39.18%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (31.96%) TDD
3 29 (29.90%) Data Modelling
4 28 (28.87%) Data Mapping
4 28 (28.87%) SDLC
5 27 (27.84%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (14.43%) MVC
7 12 (12.37%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (10.31%) CRM
9 9 (9.28%) Web Development
9 9 (9.28%) ETL
10 8 (8.25%) OO
11 7 (7.22%) BDD
12 5 (5.15%) ITIL
12 5 (5.15%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (5.15%) System Testing
13 4 (4.12%) Migration
13 4 (4.12%) Scrum
13 4 (4.12%) Kanban
13 4 (4.12%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 72 (74.23%) SQL
2 39 (40.21%) T-SQL
3 30 (30.93%) PowerShell
4 28 (28.87%) PL/SQL
5 19 (19.59%) C#
6 11 (11.34%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.12%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (5.15%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.06%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (2.06%) MCSE
2 2 (2.06%) MCSA
3 1 (1.03%) ISEB
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.12%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.03%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (1.03%) Nagios
1 1 (1.03%) WSUS
1 1 (1.03%) SCCM
1 1 (1.03%) SCOM
1 1 (1.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (1.03%) Opsview
Vendors
1 36 (37.11%) Microsoft
2 31 (31.96%) Oracle
3 8 (8.25%) EPiServer
4 4 (4.12%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (3.09%) VMware
6 2 (2.06%) Cisco
6 2 (2.06%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.03%) Veeam
7 1 (1.03%) DevExpress
7 1 (1.03%) Twitter
7 1 (1.03%) IBM
7 1 (1.03%) SAP
7 1 (1.03%) Sybase
7 1 (1.03%) HP
7 1 (1.03%) EMC
7 1 (1.03%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.03%) Sophos
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £380.00 - £418.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £330 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 13 days ago