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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 6 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 8.82% 14.04% 18.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.55% 59.26% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 17
Median daily rate £370 £325 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £272 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £413 £312
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+51.16% -25.86%
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
11 27 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 16.18% 23.68% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 21
Median daily rate £390 £363 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.58% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+28.84% -17.46%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in York

The demand trend of contract jobs across the York 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 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 29 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 York region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 18 (94.74%) SQL
2 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
3 15 (78.95%) .NET
4 11 (57.89%) MVC
4 11 (57.89%) C#
4 11 (57.89%) HTML
4 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET
4 11 (57.89%) CSS
4 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (52.63%) Web Development
5 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
5 10 (52.63%) AngularJS
6 9 (47.37%) D3.js
6 9 (47.37%) OpenLayers
6 9 (47.37%) T-SQL
7 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
9 4 (21.05%) J2EE
9 4 (21.05%) ITIL
9 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (21.05%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (10.53%) C
11 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (10.53%) C++
11 2 (10.53%) XML
11 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in York 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:

Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 4 (21.05%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (5.26%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) .NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Angular Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Applications Support
4 4 (21.05%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 4 (21.05%) HTML CSS Developer
4 4 (21.05%) HTML Developer
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Support Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) DBA
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (15.79%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET
2 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (57.89%) CSS
2 11 (57.89%) HTML
3 10 (52.63%) AngularJS
4 9 (47.37%) D3.js
4 9 (47.37%) OpenLayers
5 4 (21.05%) J2EE
6 2 (10.53%) XML
7 1 (5.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) MVC
2 10 (52.63%) Web Development
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.26%) Data Transformation
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) ETL
6 1 (5.26%) ETL Development
6 1 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) System Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) SQL
2 11 (57.89%) C#
3 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
4 9 (47.37%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.53%) C
5 2 (10.53%) C++
6 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Informatica
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle