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 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 4 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 16 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 21.33% 5.13% 6.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 88.89% 36.36% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 7
Median daily rate £350 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+0.35% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £25.44 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+37.57% +6.00%
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
18 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 24.00% 14.10% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 13
Median daily rate £350 £275 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £253 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £409 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in York

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram 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 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 York region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 25 (64.10%) SQL
2 21 (53.85%) Visual Studio
3 19 (48.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 16 (41.03%) Unit Testing
5 15 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (35.90%) .NET
6 14 (35.90%) Oracle
7 13 (33.33%) ETL
8 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
8 12 (30.77%) Project Management
8 12 (30.77%) Social Network
8 12 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (28.21%) System Testing
9 11 (28.21%) BusinessObjects
9 11 (28.21%) C#
9 11 (28.21%) ETL Development
10 10 (25.64%) Kimball Methodology
10 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database 12c
10 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database
10 10 (25.64%) Data Structures
10 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
10 10 (25.64%) Star Schema
10 10 (25.64%) SharePoint
10 10 (25.64%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (25.64%) Informatica
10 10 (25.64%) MVC
10 10 (25.64%) Oracle APEX
11 9 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
11 9 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (23.08%) PL/SQL

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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (25.64%) SharePoint
2 9 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
4 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (10.26%) Skype for Business
5 2 (5.13%) CMS
5 2 (5.13%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (12.82%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.56%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) SMS
2 1 (2.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) LAN
2 1 (2.56%) SAN
2 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (28.21%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (25.64%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database
4 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database 12c
4 10 (25.64%) Star Schema
5 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.56%) Power BI
7 1 (2.56%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 21 (53.85%) Visual Studio
2 19 (48.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 10 (25.64%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
4 5 (12.82%) JSUnit
4 5 (12.82%) NUnit
5 2 (5.13%) Selenium
6 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (74.36%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) SQL Developer
3 8 (20.51%) .NET Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Agile .NET Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Agile Developer
4 5 (12.82%) HTML Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Database Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Database Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 4 (10.26%) Technical Manager
6 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL Developer
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (5.13%) EPiServer Developer
7 2 (5.13%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.90%) .NET
2 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (17.95%) CSS
3 7 (17.95%) HTML
4 5 (12.82%) .NET Framework
4 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
4 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (12.82%) Entity Framework
4 5 (12.82%) HTML5
4 5 (12.82%) jQuery
4 5 (12.82%) JSON
4 5 (12.82%) LINQ
4 5 (12.82%) Ninject
4 5 (12.82%) Sass
4 5 (12.82%) XML
5 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (5.13%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Social Network
2 10 (25.64%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Windows
1 7 (17.95%) Windows Server
2 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Unit Testing
2 13 (33.33%) ETL
3 12 (30.77%) Project Management
4 11 (28.21%) ETL Development
4 11 (28.21%) System Testing
5 10 (25.64%) Kimball Methodology
5 10 (25.64%) MVC
6 9 (23.08%) CRM
7 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (20.51%) Data Modelling
7 8 (20.51%) SFIA
8 5 (12.82%) API Integration
8 5 (12.82%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (12.82%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (12.82%) SOLID
9 4 (10.26%) Application Packaging
9 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
9 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
9 4 (10.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) SQL
2 11 (28.21%) C#
3 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
4 9 (23.08%) PL/SQL
5 8 (20.51%) C
6 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.56%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.56%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Oracle
2 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 10 (25.64%) Informatica
4 4 (10.26%) IBM
5 2 (5.13%) EPiServer
5 2 (5.13%) Telerik
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco
6 1 (2.56%) Citrix
6 1 (2.56%) Cognos
6 1 (2.56%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.56%) HP
6 1 (2.56%) SAP
6 1 (2.56%) Verint
6 1 (2.56%) VMware