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 1 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 52 69 54
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 47 34 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.77% 2.17% 3.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.73% 7.56% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 16 41
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£303 £303 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £363 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-35.24% +1.66%
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
438 450 588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.83% 28.68% 30.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 255 332
Average daily rate £345 £300 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £425 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 23 14
Average hourly rate £50.00 £37.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +82.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.30 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-0.63% +8.33%

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 1 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 1 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 +13 33 £278 -7.50% 16
Halifax +1 7 £505 +22.42%
Bradford -3 2 £300 -1.63%
Huddersfield - 1 - - 2
Wakefield - 1 - - 1
Ilkley - - - - 1
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 75 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 50 (66.67%) SQL
3 49 (65.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 39 (52.00%) C#
5 37 (49.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 30 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 23 (30.67%) XML
8 21 (28.00%) .NET
9 19 (25.33%) ASP.NET
10 18 (24.00%) Microsoft
11 17 (22.67%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (22.67%) JavaScript
12 15 (20.00%) HTML
12 15 (20.00%) MS Excel
12 15 (20.00%) ETL
12 15 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (20.00%) Star Schema
12 15 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 13 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (17.33%) T-SQL
13 13 (17.33%) CSS
13 13 (17.33%) Windows
13 13 (17.33%) Visual Studio
14 12 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (16.00%) Performance Improvement
14 12 (16.00%) Relational Database
15 11 (14.67%) Web Services
16 10 (13.33%) MVC
16 10 (13.33%) Finance
16 10 (13.33%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 8 (10.67%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (5.33%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.67%) IIS
4 2 (2.67%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.67%) MS Office
3 4 (5.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) SAN
2 1 (1.33%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 49 (65.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 37 (49.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (22.67%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (20.00%) Star Schema
6 15 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (16.00%) Relational Database
8 9 (12.00%) MS Access
9 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 5 (6.67%) Xcelsius
10 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (2.67%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (2.67%) DTS
11 2 (2.67%) OLTP
11 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (17.33%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.00%) MSTest
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (13.33%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Banking
3 3 (4.00%) Retail
4 2 (2.67%) Billing
4 2 (2.67%) Back Office
5 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 55 (73.33%) Developer
2 24 (32.00%) SQL Developer
3 13 (17.33%) .NET Developer
4 8 (10.67%) C# Developer
4 8 (10.67%) Analyst
4 8 (10.67%) SQL Server Developer
5 7 (9.33%) Business Analyst
6 6 (8.00%) DBA
7 5 (6.67%) SQL DBA
8 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (2.67%) VB Developer
10 2 (2.67%) MI Developer
10 2 (2.67%) SharePoint Developer
10 2 (2.67%) SQL Server DBA
10 2 (2.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 1 (1.33%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (30.67%) XML
2 21 (28.00%) .NET
3 19 (25.33%) ASP.NET
4 15 (20.00%) HTML
5 13 (17.33%) CSS
6 11 (14.67%) Web Services
7 10 (13.33%) Ajax
7 10 (13.33%) .NET Framework
8 8 (10.67%) XHTML
9 6 (8.00%) MDX
9 6 (8.00%) WCF
9 6 (8.00%) jQuery
9 6 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (5.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (5.33%) WPF
10 4 (5.33%) WinForms
11 3 (4.00%) LINQ
12 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 1 (1.33%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.33%) NHS
2 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.33%) Replication
4 1 (1.33%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.33%) Clustering
4 1 (1.33%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.33%) PKI
4 1 (1.33%) Wiki
4 1 (1.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.33%) Windows
2 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.33%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.33%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.00%) ETL
1 15 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (16.00%) Performance Improvement
4 10 (13.33%) MVC
5 6 (8.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.33%) OO
7 4 (5.33%) Migration
8 3 (4.00%) Project Management
9 2 (2.67%) Data Modelling
9 2 (2.67%) SOA
9 2 (2.67%) Workflow
9 2 (2.67%) Database Security
9 2 (2.67%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (2.67%) Web Development
9 2 (2.67%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.33%) Test Scripting
10 1 (1.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (66.67%) SQL
2 39 (52.00%) C#
3 17 (22.67%) JavaScript
4 13 (17.33%) T-SQL
5 9 (12.00%) VBA
6 4 (5.33%) VB
7 2 (2.67%) Delphi
8 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.33%) VB6
8 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.33%) Degree
1 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.33%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.33%) OpenView
1 1 (1.33%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.33%) OVSD
1 1 (1.33%) SCOM
1 1 (1.33%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 18 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.67%) Business Objects
3 6 (8.00%) Oracle
4 2 (2.67%) SAP
4 2 (2.67%) HP
5 1 (1.33%) Dell
5 1 (1.33%) EMC
5 1 (1.33%) Citrix
5 1 (1.33%) Informatica
5 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.33%) Perforce
5 1 (1.33%) VMware
5 1 (1.33%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.33%) Tableau
5 1 (1.33%) Xamarin
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