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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 80 62 45
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -17
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 35 43 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.72% 2.43% 3.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.88% 8.88% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 37
Average daily rate £400 £313 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £274 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £350 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.69 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+48.13% -8.92%
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
444 484 407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.84% 27.41% 26.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 341 248
Average daily rate £375 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 5
Average hourly rate £21.00 £18.38 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -8 30 £425 +36.00% 12
Bradford +7 3 £325 - 1
Bingley - 2 £220 -
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 72 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 59 (81.94%) SQL
3 40 (55.56%) T-SQL
3 40 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 36 (50.00%) .NET
5 32 (44.44%) C#
6 28 (38.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 26 (36.11%) ASP.NET
8 23 (31.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (25.00%) Unit Testing
10 17 (23.61%) SQL Server 2005
10 17 (23.61%) Team Foundation Server
10 17 (23.61%) MS Excel
10 17 (23.61%) VB
11 16 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
13 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (19.44%) Windows
14 13 (18.06%) Finance
14 13 (18.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 12 (16.67%) TDD
15 12 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
16 11 (15.28%) HTML
16 11 (15.28%) JavaScript
17 10 (13.89%) Replication
17 10 (13.89%) Visual Studio
17 10 (13.89%) CSS
17 10 (13.89%) SharePoint
17 10 (13.89%) .NET Framework
17 10 (13.89%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 10 (13.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.78%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.39%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (23.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
2 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) HTTP
2 3 (4.17%) Internet
2 3 (4.17%) SAN
3 2 (2.78%) DHCP
3 2 (2.78%) DNS
3 2 (2.78%) VPN
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.39%) LAN
4 1 (1.39%) LDAP
4 1 (1.39%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.39%) Network Security
4 1 (1.39%) SSL
4 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.39%) VoIP
4 1 (1.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (38.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (31.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (23.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (18.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (13.89%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (8.33%) MS Access
10 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
12 1 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (1.39%) MySQL
12 1 (1.39%) Neo4j
12 1 (1.39%) OLAP
12 1 (1.39%) QlikView
12 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (23.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (13.89%) Visual Studio
3 6 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 13 (18.06%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Advertising
2 1 (1.39%) Back Office
2 1 (1.39%) Banking
2 1 (1.39%) Law
2 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (52.78%) Developer
2 17 (23.61%) Analyst
3 15 (20.83%) DBA
4 14 (19.44%) SQL DBA
4 14 (19.44%) SQL Developer
5 11 (15.28%) SQL Server DBA
6 9 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 9 (12.50%) Applications Support
6 9 (12.50%) Data Analyst
6 9 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
6 9 (12.50%) Test Analyst
7 8 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
7 8 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 8 (11.11%) Support Analyst
8 6 (8.33%) Digital Developer
8 6 (8.33%) Server Support
8 6 (8.33%) SQL Data Analyst
9 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Database Developer
10 3 (4.17%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (50.00%) .NET
2 26 (36.11%) ASP.NET
3 11 (15.28%) HTML
4 10 (13.89%) .NET Framework
4 10 (13.89%) CSS
4 10 (13.89%) Entity Framework
4 10 (13.89%) jQuery
5 9 (12.50%) CAML
6 8 (11.11%) HTML5
7 7 (9.72%) Web Services
7 7 (9.72%) XML
8 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (6.94%) Classic ASP
9 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (2.78%) JMS
10 2 (2.78%) REST
11 1 (1.39%) Hibernate
11 1 (1.39%) RabbitMQ
11 1 (1.39%) RESTful
11 1 (1.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Replication
2 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.39%) Clustering
3 1 (1.39%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.39%) PKI
3 1 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.44%) Windows
2 5 (6.94%) Linux
3 3 (4.17%) Unix
3 3 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.78%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.39%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 16 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (16.67%) TDD
6 9 (12.50%) Database Optimisation
6 9 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 9 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 9 (12.50%) System Testing
6 9 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 9 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (11.11%) Change Management
7 8 (11.11%) Release Management
7 8 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 7 (9.72%) Mentoring
8 7 (9.72%) MVC
9 6 (8.33%) ITIL
10 5 (6.94%) BDD
10 5 (6.94%) Migration
11 4 (5.56%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 59 (81.94%) SQL
2 40 (55.56%) T-SQL
3 32 (44.44%) C#
4 17 (23.61%) VB
5 11 (15.28%) JavaScript
6 9 (12.50%) FQL
6 9 (12.50%) Java
6 9 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 9 (12.50%) VBA
7 5 (6.94%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.39%) CCNA
2 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.39%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.39%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.39%) vSphere
3 1 (1.39%) XenApp
3 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.39%) SCCM
1 1 (1.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 40 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.56%) VMware
3 3 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (1.39%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.39%) Citrix
4 1 (1.39%) EMC
4 1 (1.39%) F5
4 1 (1.39%) HP
4 1 (1.39%) Infoblox
4 1 (1.39%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.39%) Juniper
4 1 (1.39%) NetApp
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle
4 1 (1.39%) Polycom
4 1 (1.39%) ProCurve
4 1 (1.39%) Proofpoint
4 1 (1.39%) Sophos
4 1 (1.39%) Symantec
4 1 (1.39%) Tableau
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