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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 126 219 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.23% 10.01% 10.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 33.07% 42.61% 38.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 128 91
Median daily rate £355 £342 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% +5.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+0.35% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Median hourly rate £18.38 £19.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.48 £12.15 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.99 £19.50 £21.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £25.44 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+37.57% +6.00%
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
381 514 474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 24.89% 23.49% 26.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 330 290
Median daily rate £410 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 6
Median hourly rate £18.38 £19.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.03 £19.50 £18.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

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 8 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Histogram 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 8 December 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 0 95 £355 +1.42% 51
Bradford 0 13 £363 +3.57% 3
Halifax -1 8 £325 - 7
Pudsey - 2 - - 1
Huddersfield +2 1 £488 +45.52% 1
Wakefield -7 1 £388 +23.01% 5
SQL Server
Yorkshire

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 190 (56.55%) SQL
2 124 (36.90%) Microsoft
3 114 (33.93%) .NET
4 106 (31.55%) C#
5 104 (30.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 96 (28.57%) T-SQL
7 79 (23.51%) ASP.NET
8 78 (23.21%) Business Intelligence
9 67 (19.94%) MVC
10 66 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
11 63 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 58 (17.26%) Windows
12 58 (17.26%) ETL
13 54 (16.07%) Data Warehouse
14 51 (15.18%) JavaScript
15 49 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
16 48 (14.29%) .NET Framework
16 48 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
17 47 (13.99%) SQL Server 2012
18 45 (13.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 42 (12.50%) Windows Server
20 38 (11.31%) Oracle
21 36 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
22 35 (10.42%) ASP.NET Web API
23 34 (10.12%) HTML
24 32 (9.52%) MS Excel
24 32 (9.52%) Entity Framework
25 31 (9.23%) CSS
25 31 (9.23%) Finance
26 30 (8.93%) Performance Tuning

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 24 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 23 (6.85%) IIS
3 13 (3.87%) SharePoint 2013
4 11 (3.27%) MS Exchange
5 9 (2.68%) CMS
5 9 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (1.79%) SAS
8 4 (1.19%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.60%) Apache
9 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.60%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.30%) Confluence
10 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.30%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle Spatial
10 1 (0.30%) Umbraco
Applications
1 32 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.08%) InfoPath
3 5 (1.49%) MS Office
4 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.30%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (0.30%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.76%) Office 365
3 15 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.19%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.30%) GitHub
5 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.76%) Firewall
2 12 (3.57%) LAN
2 12 (3.57%) WAN
3 11 (3.27%) Internet
4 10 (2.98%) DNS
4 10 (2.98%) MPLS
5 9 (2.68%) DHCP
6 8 (2.38%) SAN
6 8 (2.38%) VPN
7 5 (1.49%) BGP
7 5 (1.49%) DSL
7 5 (1.49%) iSCSI
7 5 (1.49%) Kerberos
7 5 (1.49%) SSL
7 5 (1.49%) Structured Cabling
7 5 (1.49%) VLAN
7 5 (1.49%) VRRP
8 4 (1.19%) FTP
8 4 (1.19%) Network Security
9 3 (0.89%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (30.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 63 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 54 (16.07%) Data Warehouse
4 49 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 48 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
6 47 (13.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 45 (13.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (4.46%) Relational Database
8 15 (4.46%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (4.17%) Power BI
10 12 (3.57%) OLAP
11 9 (2.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 9 (2.68%) MySQL
11 9 (2.68%) QlikView
12 8 (2.38%) MongoDB
13 7 (2.08%) NoSQL
13 7 (2.08%) RDBMS
13 7 (2.08%) SQL Server 2000
14 6 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (1.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (5.95%) Visual Studio
2 17 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (4.17%) Vagrant
4 13 (3.87%) TeamCity
5 12 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
6 10 (2.98%) Git (software)
7 9 (2.68%) Jenkins
8 8 (2.38%) NUnit
9 6 (1.79%) Grunt
9 6 (1.79%) gulp
9 6 (1.79%) Jasmine
10 4 (1.19%) JIRA
11 2 (0.60%) ProC
11 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.30%) JBehave
12 1 (0.30%) Maven
12 1 (0.30%) Moq
12 1 (0.30%) MSTest
12 1 (0.30%) Subversion
General
1 31 (9.23%) Finance
2 9 (2.68%) Back Office
3 7 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 6 (1.79%) Publishing
5 5 (1.49%) Retail
6 4 (1.19%) Legal
7 3 (0.89%) Advertising
7 3 (0.89%) Games
8 2 (0.60%) Marketing
8 2 (0.60%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.30%) Banking
9 1 (0.30%) Billing
9 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 198 (58.93%) Developer
2 76 (22.62%) .NET Developer
3 73 (21.73%) SQL Developer
4 40 (11.90%) C# Developer
5 35 (10.42%) Analyst
6 31 (9.23%) C# .NET Developer
7 30 (8.93%) SSIS Developer
8 27 (8.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 23 (6.85%) DBA
10 21 (6.25%) T-SQL Developer
11 16 (4.76%) SQL DBA
12 15 (4.46%) ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (4.17%) Architect
13 14 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 14 (4.17%) Consultant
14 13 (3.87%) ETL Developer
15 12 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 12 (3.57%) SQL Server Developer
16 11 (3.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 10 (2.98%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (33.93%) .NET
2 79 (23.51%) ASP.NET
3 48 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 35 (10.42%) ASP.NET Web API
5 34 (10.12%) HTML
6 32 (9.52%) Entity Framework
7 31 (9.23%) CSS
8 27 (8.04%) jQuery
9 25 (7.44%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (6.85%) Web Services
11 20 (5.95%) WCF
11 20 (5.95%) XML
12 19 (5.65%) AngularJS
13 18 (5.36%) MDX
14 11 (3.27%) Ajax
15 10 (2.98%) KnockoutJS
16 9 (2.68%) SignalR
17 8 (2.38%) LESS
18 6 (1.79%) HTML5
18 6 (1.79%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.17%) Replication
2 14 (4.17%) Visualisation
3 7 (2.08%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 6 (1.79%) NHS
5 5 (1.49%) Data Integration
5 5 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (1.49%) Microsoft Licensing
6 4 (1.19%) Clustering
7 3 (0.89%) Data Centre
7 3 (0.89%) Mainframe
7 3 (0.89%) User Experience
8 2 (0.60%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.60%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.60%) Fintech
8 2 (0.60%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.60%) Online Games
8 2 (0.60%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (0.60%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 58 (17.26%) Windows
2 42 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 26 (7.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (5.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (4.76%) Linux
6 11 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (2.68%) Android
8 7 (2.08%) Apple iOS
8 7 (2.08%) Windows 7
9 6 (1.79%) Unix
10 3 (0.89%) AIX
10 3 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.30%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (23.21%) Business Intelligence
2 67 (19.94%) MVC
3 66 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (17.26%) ETL
5 30 (8.93%) Performance Tuning
6 27 (8.04%) Data Modelling
7 21 (6.25%) Migration
7 21 (6.25%) TDD
8 20 (5.95%) Kimball Methodology
9 17 (5.06%) DevOps
9 17 (5.06%) Web Development
10 15 (4.46%) ITIL
11 14 (4.17%) Analytics
11 14 (4.17%) Data Visualisation
11 14 (4.17%) SOLID
12 13 (3.87%) CRM
12 13 (3.87%) ETL Development
13 12 (3.57%) Logistics
14 11 (3.27%) Load Balancing
15 10 (2.98%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 190 (56.55%) SQL
2 106 (31.55%) C#
3 96 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 51 (15.18%) JavaScript
5 17 (5.06%) PowerShell
6 10 (2.98%) C
6 10 (2.98%) VB.NET
7 9 (2.68%) C++
8 7 (2.08%) Java
9 6 (1.79%) PL/SQL
9 6 (1.79%) TypeScript
10 5 (1.49%) Delphi
11 4 (1.19%) PHP
12 3 (0.89%) Python
13 2 (0.60%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 2 (0.60%) ECMAScript
13 2 (0.60%) ES6
13 2 (0.60%) R
13 2 (0.60%) VB
13 2 (0.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (4.17%) Degree
2 9 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (2.68%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.08%) CCDA
3 7 (2.08%) CCNA
3 7 (2.08%) CCNP
3 7 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.79%) AWS Certification
4 6 (1.79%) CCIE
4 6 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.19%) MCSE
6 1 (0.30%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.30%) ISEB
6 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.30%) MCITP
6 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (1.19%) QA
3 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (8.93%) Active Directory
2 19 (5.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.27%) Docker
4 8 (2.38%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.49%) VMware Server
6 4 (1.19%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.89%) NDS
7 3 (0.89%) vSphere
8 2 (0.60%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 2 (0.60%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.60%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.60%) XenApp
9 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.30%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.30%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (5.65%) SCOM
2 11 (3.27%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (2.98%) Puppet
3 10 (2.98%) SCCM
4 7 (2.08%) Ansible
5 5 (1.49%) vMotion
6 3 (0.89%) OpenAM
7 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (0.60%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.60%) Salt
8 1 (0.30%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.30%) Opsview
8 1 (0.30%) vRealize
8 1 (0.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 124 (36.90%) Microsoft
2 38 (11.31%) Oracle
3 26 (7.74%) VMware
4 23 (6.85%) Tableau
5 12 (3.57%) Cisco
6 10 (2.98%) Red Hat
7 9 (2.68%) Splunk
8 8 (2.38%) Cognos
9 7 (2.08%) IBM
10 6 (1.79%) Citrix
10 6 (1.79%) NetApp
10 6 (1.79%) Sybase
11 5 (1.49%) Dell
11 5 (1.49%) HP
11 5 (1.49%) NETGEAR
11 5 (1.49%) Sitecore
11 5 (1.49%) SonicWALL
12 4 (1.19%) Google
12 4 (1.19%) Symantec
13 3 (0.89%) Novell
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