The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 88 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 20 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.09% 0.52% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.29% 2.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 0
Average daily rate £350 £290 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+0.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
+30.90% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
466 318 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.44% 23.54% 17.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 168 176
Average daily rate £325 £305 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £404 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 10
Average hourly rate £29.00 £14.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.14% -3.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
SQL Server 2012
Yorkshire

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -8 14 £365 +21.66% 14
Halifax - 3 £325 - 1
Bradford - - - - 1
Wakefield - - - - 3
SQL Server 2012
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 45 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (86.67%) SQL
3 36 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (51.11%) .NET
5 22 (48.89%) ETL
5 22 (48.89%) Performance Tuning
6 20 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (44.44%) C#
7 17 (37.78%) NoSQL
7 17 (37.78%) Ruby on Rails
7 17 (37.78%) Ruby
8 15 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (33.33%) T-SQL
9 14 (31.11%) Kanban
9 14 (31.11%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
11 10 (22.22%) Web Services
11 10 (22.22%) Back Office
12 8 (17.78%) Windows
12 8 (17.78%) Data Protection
12 8 (17.78%) Data Protection Act
12 8 (17.78%) Freedom of Information
12 8 (17.78%) Management Information System
12 8 (17.78%) Information Management
12 8 (17.78%) Knowledge Management
13 6 (13.33%) Finance
13 6 (13.33%) NHS
13 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
13 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.67%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (4.44%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.89%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 20 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) SAN
2 1 (2.22%) DHCP
2 1 (2.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (37.78%) NoSQL
4 15 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (31.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (11.11%) PerformancePoint
8 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (4.44%) OLTP
10 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
10 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
10 1 (2.22%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (22.22%) Back Office
2 6 (13.33%) Finance
3 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (68.89%) Developer
2 27 (60.00%) SQL Developer
3 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Developer
4 7 (15.56%) .NET Developer
5 5 (11.11%) DBA
5 5 (11.11%) SQL DBA
6 4 (8.89%) Trainer
6 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Architect
7 3 (6.67%) ETL Developer
7 3 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Architect
9 1 (2.22%) Agile .NET Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Senior ETL Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.22%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (51.11%) .NET
2 17 (37.78%) Ruby on Rails
3 10 (22.22%) Web Services
4 3 (6.67%) WCF
4 3 (6.67%) XML
4 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.44%) CSS
5 2 (4.44%) XSD
5 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.44%) jQuery
5 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (2.22%) REST
6 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 1 (2.22%) MDX
6 1 (2.22%) WPF
6 1 (2.22%) WSDL
6 1 (2.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Data Protection Act
1 8 (17.78%) Freedom of Information
1 8 (17.78%) Management Information System
2 6 (13.33%) NHS
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Windows
2 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) ETL
1 22 (48.89%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (31.11%) Kanban
3 8 (17.78%) Data Protection
3 8 (17.78%) Information Management
3 8 (17.78%) Knowledge Management
4 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.67%) MVC
7 3 (6.67%) Migration
7 3 (6.67%) Scrum
8 2 (4.44%) Workflow
8 2 (4.44%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (2.22%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.22%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (2.22%) Web Development
9 1 (2.22%) Document Management
9 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 39 (86.67%) SQL
2 20 (44.44%) C#
3 17 (37.78%) Ruby
4 15 (33.33%) T-SQL
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.22%) UAG
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) Citrix
2 3 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle
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