The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 194 291 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.54% 14.44% 11.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 45.12% 47.01% 44.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 183 125
Median daily rate £375 £325 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 6
Median hourly rate £16.09 £18.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.61% -37.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.25 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+52.94% -26.72%
SQL Server
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
430 619 462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.15% 30.72% 25.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 408 301
Median daily rate £400 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 8
Median hourly rate £16.09 £18.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.02% -36.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.55 £35.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £23.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+45.65% -28.12%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL Server
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 across the West Yorkshire region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

SQL Server
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 across the West Yorkshire region.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -4 150 £355 +9.23% 65
Bradford -1 26 £450 +44.00% 11
Halifax 0 7 £415 +45.52% 8
Wakefield 0 6 £363 +79.01% 8
Bingley - 3 - -
SQL Server
Yorkshire

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 213 (56.20%) SQL
2 155 (40.90%) .NET
3 123 (32.45%) C#
4 118 (31.13%) Microsoft
5 98 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
6 96 (25.33%) T-SQL
7 90 (23.75%) Windows
8 84 (22.16%) ASP.NET
9 79 (20.84%) MVC
10 70 (18.47%) JavaScript
11 66 (17.41%) SQL Server 2008
12 64 (16.89%) Oracle
13 59 (15.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 58 (15.30%) MS Excel
15 54 (14.25%) SQL Server 2012
16 53 (13.98%) Business Intelligence
16 53 (13.98%) Finance
17 52 (13.72%) TDD
18 50 (13.19%) CSS
19 49 (12.93%) HTML
20 48 (12.66%) Web Services
21 44 (11.61%) ASP.NET MVC
22 43 (11.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 42 (11.08%) Windows Server
24 40 (10.55%) WCF
24 40 (10.55%) Java
25 37 (9.76%) jQuery
25 37 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
26 35 (9.23%) Data Warehouse
27 34 (8.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (6.86%) SharePoint
2 20 (5.28%) Node.js
3 12 (3.17%) JBoss
4 10 (2.64%) CMS
4 10 (2.64%) Tomcat
4 10 (2.64%) WebSphere
5 9 (2.37%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (1.58%) MS Exchange
8 5 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (1.32%) FileNet
8 5 (1.32%) IIS
9 4 (1.06%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.06%) CloudStack
9 4 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (1.06%) GlassFish
9 4 (1.06%) Joomla!
9 4 (1.06%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (1.06%) WebLogic
Applications
1 58 (15.30%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.11%) MS Office
2 8 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (2.11%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.85%) MS Project
4 6 (1.58%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (5.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.79%) GitHub
4 2 (0.53%) SaaS
5 1 (0.26%) IaaS
5 1 (0.26%) Office 365
5 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.17%) SAN
2 10 (2.64%) Firewall
3 6 (1.58%) LAN
3 6 (1.58%) WAN
4 5 (1.32%) Internet
5 4 (1.06%) Network Security
6 3 (0.79%) DNS
6 3 (0.79%) NAS
7 2 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.53%) Intranet
7 2 (0.53%) VPN
8 1 (0.26%) BGP
8 1 (0.26%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.26%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.26%) MPLS
8 1 (0.26%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.26%) OSPF
8 1 (0.26%) SSL
8 1 (0.26%) VXLAN
8 1 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (17.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 59 (15.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 54 (14.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 43 (11.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 35 (9.23%) Data Warehouse
6 34 (8.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 29 (7.65%) SQL Server 2005
8 28 (7.39%) MS Access
9 23 (6.07%) MongoDB
10 20 (5.28%) SQL Server 2014
11 18 (4.75%) Relational Database
12 16 (4.22%) CouchDB
13 15 (3.96%) MySQL
13 15 (3.96%) Oracle Database
14 9 (2.37%) NoSQL
14 9 (2.37%) SQL Server 2000
15 8 (2.11%) Azure SQL Database
15 8 (2.11%) Data Mining
15 8 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
16 7 (1.85%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 37 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (6.86%) Visual Studio
3 13 (3.43%) Git (software)
4 10 (2.64%) Subversion
5 6 (1.58%) Cucumber
5 6 (1.58%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.32%) NUnit
6 5 (1.32%) Selenium
7 4 (1.06%) SoapUI
7 4 (1.06%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (0.79%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.79%) JUnit
8 3 (0.79%) SpecFlow
8 3 (0.79%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.53%) FitNesse
9 2 (0.53%) Maven
9 2 (0.53%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.26%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 53 (13.98%) Finance
2 14 (3.69%) Legal
3 8 (2.11%) Banking
4 6 (1.58%) Retail
5 5 (1.32%) Law
6 4 (1.06%) Back Office
6 4 (1.06%) Billing
6 4 (1.06%) Games
6 4 (1.06%) Publishing
7 3 (0.79%) Advertising
8 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 224 (59.10%) Developer
2 75 (19.79%) .NET Developer
3 74 (19.53%) SQL Developer
4 53 (13.98%) C# Developer
5 38 (10.03%) DBA
6 37 (9.76%) Analyst
7 33 (8.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 33 (8.71%) SQL DBA
8 31 (8.18%) SQL Server Developer
9 28 (7.39%) Java Developer
10 21 (5.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 20 (5.28%) Administrator
12 18 (4.75%) Architect
12 18 (4.75%) SQL Server DBA
13 17 (4.49%) SSIS Developer
14 16 (4.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 15 (3.96%) Applications Support
15 15 (3.96%) ASP.NET Developer
15 15 (3.96%) Software Developer
16 13 (3.43%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (40.90%) .NET
2 84 (22.16%) ASP.NET
3 50 (13.19%) CSS
4 49 (12.93%) HTML
5 48 (12.66%) Web Services
6 44 (11.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 40 (10.55%) WCF
8 37 (9.76%) jQuery
9 32 (8.44%) AngularJS
10 28 (7.39%) .NET Framework
11 23 (6.07%) ASP.NET Web API
12 21 (5.54%) Entity Framework
12 21 (5.54%) XML
13 20 (5.28%) RabbitMQ
13 20 (5.28%) Spring
14 19 (5.01%) HTML5
15 18 (4.75%) LESS
16 17 (4.49%) Ember.js
16 17 (4.49%) RESTful
17 16 (4.22%) React
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.86%) Replication
2 22 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (5.54%) Mobile App
4 17 (4.49%) Clustering
5 11 (2.90%) Algorithms
6 6 (1.58%) Data Centre
7 5 (1.32%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.06%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.06%) NHS
9 3 (0.79%) Blog
9 3 (0.79%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.79%) IBM XIV
10 2 (0.53%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.53%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.26%) CESG
11 1 (0.26%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.26%) Equities
11 1 (0.26%) iSeries
11 1 (0.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 90 (23.75%) Windows
2 42 (11.08%) Windows Server
3 20 (5.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (4.75%) Linux
5 17 (4.49%) Unix
6 11 (2.90%) Android
7 9 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (2.11%) Apple iOS
9 7 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.06%) AIX
10 4 (1.06%) HPUX
10 4 (1.06%) SUSE
10 4 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.79%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (20.84%) MVC
3 53 (13.98%) Business Intelligence
4 52 (13.72%) TDD
5 33 (8.71%) ETL
6 32 (8.44%) CRM
7 29 (7.65%) Unit Testing
8 23 (6.07%) Performance Tuning
8 23 (6.07%) Web Development
9 16 (4.22%) SDLC
9 16 (4.22%) SOA
10 15 (3.96%) Migration
11 14 (3.69%) Analytics
11 14 (3.69%) Software Engineering
12 13 (3.43%) Data Modelling
13 12 (3.17%) Automated Testing
13 12 (3.17%) Change Management
13 12 (3.17%) ITIL
13 12 (3.17%) Project Management
13 12 (3.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 213 (56.20%) SQL
2 123 (32.45%) C#
3 96 (25.33%) T-SQL
4 70 (18.47%) JavaScript
5 40 (10.55%) Java
6 20 (5.28%) VB
7 18 (4.75%) PL/SQL
8 16 (4.22%) C++
8 16 (4.22%) ECMAScript
8 16 (4.22%) ES6
8 16 (4.22%) VBA
9 13 (3.43%) PHP
9 13 (3.43%) VB.NET
10 10 (2.64%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.32%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.53%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.53%) Perl
12 2 (0.53%) Python
12 2 (0.53%) Ruby
12 2 (0.53%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (2.11%) Degree
2 7 (1.85%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (1.06%) MCSE
4 4 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (0.79%) MCSA
5 3 (0.79%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.53%) ISEB
6 2 (0.53%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.53%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.26%) CISSP
7 1 (0.26%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.26%) CLAS
7 1 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.26%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.26%) MCITP
7 1 (0.26%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.17%) Data Quality
2 9 (2.37%) QA
3 6 (1.58%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (5.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (4.75%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.11%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.85%) vSphere
5 4 (1.06%) KVM
5 4 (1.06%) Xen
6 3 (0.79%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.53%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.53%) XenApp
7 2 (0.53%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.26%) Firmware
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.26%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (1.06%) Ansible
1 4 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.06%) Puppet
2 2 (0.53%) Cacti
2 2 (0.53%) Grafana
2 2 (0.53%) Graphite
2 2 (0.53%) Nagios
2 2 (0.53%) Opsview
2 2 (0.53%) Salt
2 2 (0.53%) SCOM
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.26%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.26%) SCCM
3 1 (0.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 118 (31.13%) Microsoft
2 64 (16.89%) Oracle
3 29 (7.65%) VMware
4 14 (3.69%) Informatica
5 13 (3.43%) HP
6 12 (3.17%) IBM
6 12 (3.17%) Sitecore
7 9 (2.37%) Citrix
7 9 (2.37%) Red Hat
7 9 (2.37%) Xamarin
8 8 (2.11%) Cisco
9 6 (1.58%) iManage
9 6 (1.58%) NetApp
9 6 (1.58%) Sybase
10 4 (1.06%) Symantec
10 4 (1.06%) Tableau
11 3 (0.79%) F5
11 3 (0.79%) Riverbed
11 3 (0.79%) ServiceNow
11 3 (0.79%) Zerto
Leeds, West Yorkshire
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £320 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield
Lawrence Harvey
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago