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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 49 71 43
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -28
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 46 33 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.72% 2.11% 4.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.57% 7.37% 12.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 15 45
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£305 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £321 £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 £19.50 £30.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-36.06% -12.85%
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
435 448 601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.69% 28.61% 31.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 253 347
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £425 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 22 15
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 £28.50 £30.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +6.03%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +22 33 £278 -7.50% 20
Halifax -1 7 £505 +22.42%
Bradford +2 1 £350 +14.75%
Huddersfield - 1 - - 1
Wakefield - 1 - -
Ilkley - - - - 1
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 51 (66.23%) SQL
3 50 (64.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 39 (50.65%) C#
5 38 (49.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 31 (40.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 23 (29.87%) XML
8 21 (27.27%) .NET
8 21 (27.27%) Microsoft
9 19 (24.68%) ASP.NET
10 17 (22.08%) JavaScript
11 16 (20.78%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (19.48%) MS Excel
12 15 (19.48%) Star Schema
12 15 (19.48%) HTML
12 15 (19.48%) T-SQL
12 15 (19.48%) Windows
12 15 (19.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 15 (19.48%) SQL Server 2012
13 14 (18.18%) ETL
13 14 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (16.88%) CSS
14 13 (16.88%) Visual Studio
14 13 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (15.58%) Relational Database
15 12 (15.58%) Performance Improvement
16 11 (14.29%) Web Services
17 10 (12.99%) MVC
17 10 (12.99%) Finance
17 10 (12.99%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (10.39%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (5.19%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.60%) IIS
5 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
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 BPM
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) SAN
2 1 (1.30%) SSL
2 1 (1.30%) DHCP
2 1 (1.30%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.30%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 50 (64.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 38 (49.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (40.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (20.78%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (19.48%) Star Schema
6 15 (19.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (19.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (15.58%) Relational Database
8 9 (11.69%) MS Access
9 5 (6.49%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (6.49%) Xcelsius
10 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (3.90%) OLTP
12 2 (2.60%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
12 2 (2.60%) RDBMS
12 2 (2.60%) DTS
12 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 13 (16.88%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.79%) 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 10 (12.99%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Banking
3 3 (3.90%) Retail
4 2 (2.60%) Billing
4 2 (2.60%) Back Office
5 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 54 (70.13%) Developer
2 23 (29.87%) SQL Developer
3 13 (16.88%) .NET Developer
4 8 (10.39%) SQL Server Developer
4 8 (10.39%) DBA
4 8 (10.39%) C# Developer
4 8 (10.39%) Analyst
5 7 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 7 (9.09%) SQL DBA
6 4 (5.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (3.90%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (3.90%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (3.90%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (3.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (2.60%) MI Developer
8 2 (2.60%) VB Developer
8 2 (2.60%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (2.60%) SharePoint Developer
9 1 (1.30%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (29.87%) XML
2 21 (27.27%) .NET
3 19 (24.68%) ASP.NET
4 15 (19.48%) HTML
5 13 (16.88%) CSS
6 11 (14.29%) Web Services
7 10 (12.99%) Ajax
7 10 (12.99%) .NET Framework
8 8 (10.39%) XHTML
9 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (7.79%) MDX
9 6 (7.79%) WCF
9 6 (7.79%) jQuery
10 4 (5.19%) WPF
10 4 (5.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (5.19%) WinForms
11 3 (3.90%) LINQ
12 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 1 (1.30%) Classic ASP
13 1 (1.30%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.90%) NHS
1 3 (3.90%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.30%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.30%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.30%) Clustering
3 1 (1.30%) Replication
3 1 (1.30%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.30%) PKI
3 1 (1.30%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.48%) Windows
2 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.18%) ETL
1 14 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (15.58%) Performance Improvement
4 10 (12.99%) MVC
5 7 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (7.79%) Service Delivery
7 5 (6.49%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.19%) Migration
8 4 (5.19%) OO
9 3 (3.90%) Project Management
10 2 (2.60%) Unit Testing
10 2 (2.60%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (2.60%) Web Development
10 2 (2.60%) Database Security
10 2 (2.60%) Workflow
10 2 (2.60%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (2.60%) Data Modelling
10 2 (2.60%) SOA
11 1 (1.30%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 51 (66.23%) SQL
2 39 (50.65%) C#
3 17 (22.08%) JavaScript
4 15 (19.48%) T-SQL
5 9 (11.69%) VBA
6 4 (5.19%) VB
7 2 (2.60%) Delphi
8 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.30%) C
8 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.30%) VB6
8 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
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 2 (2.60%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.30%) UAG
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) SCOM
2 1 (1.30%) OpenView
2 1 (1.30%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.30%) OVSD
2 1 (1.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.30%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 21 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.39%) Business Objects
3 6 (7.79%) Oracle
4 2 (2.60%) VMware
4 2 (2.60%) HP
4 2 (2.60%) SAP
5 1 (1.30%) Dell
5 1 (1.30%) EMC
5 1 (1.30%) Citrix
5 1 (1.30%) Informatica
5 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.30%) Perforce
5 1 (1.30%) Tableau
5 1 (1.30%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.30%) EPiServer
West Yorkshire
DP Connect
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 23 days ago