The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 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 2012 over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 92 69 81
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +12
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 14 28 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.80% 1.77% 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.90% 7.02% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 2
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£325 £365 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% -7.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £315 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £410 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.25 -
SQL Server 2012
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
483 399 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 27.46% 25.17% 26.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 255 187
Average daily rate £363 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +85.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £25.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £175.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.52%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2012
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 2012 across the West Yorkshire region.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2012
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 2012 across the West Yorkshire region.

SQL Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2012
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 2012 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 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 -18 9 £400 +9.58% 16
Bradford -8 3 £325 -17.72% 5
Huddersfield - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
SQL Server 2012
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing SQL Server 2012 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 2012.

1 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (76.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
4 21 (44.68%) SQL
5 19 (40.43%) Windows
5 19 (40.43%) VMware
6 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (36.17%) NAS
6 17 (36.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (31.91%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (29.79%) MS Exchange
8 14 (29.79%) Active Directory
9 13 (27.66%) .NET
10 12 (25.53%) EMC
10 12 (25.53%) Symantec
10 12 (25.53%) IBM
10 12 (25.53%) VMware ESX
10 12 (25.53%) NetBackup
10 12 (25.53%) SCCM
10 12 (25.53%) SCOM
10 12 (25.53%) vSphere
10 12 (25.53%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (23.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (23.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (23.40%) T-SQL
12 9 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (17.02%) ETL
13 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (17.02%) IIS
13 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing SQL Server 2012 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 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (29.79%) MS Exchange
2 12 (25.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (17.02%) IIS
3 8 (17.02%) Lotus Domino
4 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.38%) WorkSite
6 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) PowerPivot
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.17%) NAS
2 8 (17.02%) Internet
3 7 (14.89%) SAN
4 2 (4.26%) DMVPN
4 2 (4.26%) HSRP
4 2 (4.26%) LAN
4 2 (4.26%) WAN
4 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.26%) VPN
4 2 (4.26%) DNS
4 2 (4.26%) SSL
4 2 (4.26%) MPLS
4 2 (4.26%) OSPF
4 2 (4.26%) BGP
4 2 (4.26%) EIGRP
4 2 (4.26%) VRRP
4 2 (4.26%) Firewall
4 2 (4.26%) IPsec
4 2 (4.26%) VPLS
4 2 (4.26%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (76.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (31.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (23.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (23.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (17.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (8.51%) OLAP
8 2 (4.26%) QlikView
8 2 (4.26%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (2.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (2.13%) MS Access
9 1 (2.13%) DB2
9 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
9 1 (2.13%) OLTP
9 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (2.13%) MySQL
9 1 (2.13%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (2.13%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Legal
3 2 (4.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (48.94%) Developer
2 8 (17.02%) Administrator
2 8 (17.02%) Exchange Administrator
3 7 (14.89%) CRM Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Senior Developer
4 6 (12.77%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.64%) SQL Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Exchange Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Exchange Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) SQL DBA
6 4 (8.51%) Project Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) DBA
6 4 (8.51%) Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Business Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Network Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (4.26%) Database Developer
8 2 (4.26%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) .NET
2 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.26%) MDX
3 2 (4.26%) WCF
3 2 (4.26%) WPF
3 2 (4.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (2.13%) jQuery
4 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.13%) Web Services
4 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Replication
1 4 (8.51%) Clustering
2 1 (2.13%) Wiki
2 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (40.43%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.26%) Mac OS
4 2 (4.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (17.02%) ETL
3 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2
4 7 (14.89%) CRM
4 7 (14.89%) ITIL
4 7 (14.89%) Kanban
5 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
5 4 (8.51%) TOGAF
6 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.38%) Service Management
6 3 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.26%) Validation
7 2 (4.26%) Migration
7 2 (4.26%) Data Management
7 2 (4.26%) Scrum
7 2 (4.26%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.26%) BCP
7 2 (4.26%) Project Management
7 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) SQL
2 11 (23.40%) T-SQL
3 6 (12.77%) C#
4 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (14.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (14.89%) MCSE
2 7 (14.89%) MCSA
3 2 (4.26%) CCNP
3 2 (4.26%) CCNA
3 2 (4.26%) CCDA
3 2 (4.26%) CCDP
3 2 (4.26%) CISSP
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.26%) CCSA
3 2 (4.26%) CCSE
3 2 (4.26%) VCAP
3 2 (4.26%) VCP5
4 1 (2.13%) MCTS
4 1 (2.13%) MCITP
4 1 (2.13%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
1 2 (4.26%) Solvency II
System Software
1 17 (36.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (29.79%) Active Directory
3 12 (25.53%) vSphere
3 12 (25.53%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (25.53%) NetBackup
1 12 (25.53%) SCCM
1 12 (25.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
2 19 (40.43%) VMware
3 12 (25.53%) IBM
3 12 (25.53%) Symantec
3 12 (25.53%) EMC
4 8 (17.02%) Lotus
5 4 (8.51%) Cisco
6 3 (6.38%) HP
6 3 (6.38%) Citrix
6 3 (6.38%) CommVault
6 3 (6.38%) ServiceNow
6 3 (6.38%) Reuters
7 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle
8 1 (2.13%) Tableau
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
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