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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 21 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 5 46 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 5.00% 43.81% 15.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 62.50% 67.65% 56.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 28 10
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£350 £318 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.23% +1.60%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +9.09%
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
8 68 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 8.00% 64.76% 28.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 37 20
Average daily rate £350 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.03 £32.05
% change year-on-year
-3.20% -0.07%

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 18 September 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 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) MVC
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) WinForms
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (20.00%) VB
6 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (20.00%) XAML
6 2 (20.00%) WCF
6 2 (20.00%) WPF
6 2 (20.00%) Silverlight
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) VB6
7 1 (10.00%) Content Management
7 1 (10.00%) LINQ
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
7 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (10.00%) Migration
7 1 (10.00%) CMS
7 1 (10.00%) Scrum
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 1 (10.00%) NHS
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 1 (10.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) VB Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (20.00%) VB6 Developer
3 2 (20.00%) WinForms Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) WinForms
3 2 (20.00%) WCF
3 2 (20.00%) WPF
3 2 (20.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (10.00%) LINQ
4 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (20.00%) VB
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (20.00%) XAML
3 2 (20.00%) VB6
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
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