The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 16 3 12
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 10 38 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 7.58% 25.68% 6.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.63% 73.08% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
SQL Server
North 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 York region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
19 52 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 14.39% 35.14% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 3
Average daily rate £323 £365 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.64% -18.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in York

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server across the York region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in York

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the York region.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in York

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the York region citing SQL Server 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.

1 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 11 (73.33%) C#
3 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (46.67%) MVC
4 7 (46.67%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (26.67%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) IIS
6 4 (26.67%) Windows
6 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 3 (20.00%) TDD
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (20.00%) WinForms
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (20.00%) Android
7 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (20.00%) Android Development
7 3 (20.00%) iOS Development
7 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
8 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
8 2 (13.33%) Data Transformation
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (13.33%) Visualisation

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the York region citing SQL Server 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.67%) Jetty
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) nginx
2 1 (6.67%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (13.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Database Developer
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (20.00%) WinForms
5 2 (13.33%) JSON
5 2 (13.33%) CSS
5 2 (13.33%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) HTML
6 1 (6.67%) WCF
6 1 (6.67%) WPF
6 1 (6.67%) Silverlight
6 1 (6.67%) LINQ
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
1 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
1 2 (13.33%) NHS
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Android
2 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) MVC
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) TDD
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (20.00%) Android Development
3 3 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (13.33%) Data Transformation
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (13.33%) VBA
5 1 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) Perl
5 1 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby
5 1 (6.67%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Varnish
2 1 (6.67%) Corosync
2 1 (6.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) EPiServer
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Percona
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