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 1 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 16 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 8 48 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 9.41% 46.60% 19.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.14% 71.64% 51.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 30 12
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£350 £306 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.25 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-0.82% +17.56%
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
14 67 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 16.47% 65.05% 37.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 35 24
Average daily rate £350 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £290 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.30 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-0.63% +8.33%

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 1 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 12 (66.67%) .NET
2 9 (50.00%) C#
3 8 (44.44%) MVC
4 6 (33.33%) WinForms
4 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 5 (27.78%) WCF
5 5 (27.78%) Oracle
6 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
6 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 4 (22.22%) XAML
6 4 (22.22%) WPF
6 4 (22.22%) Silverlight
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (16.67%) Content Management
7 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (16.67%) CMS
7 3 (16.67%) VB
7 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
8 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
8 2 (11.11%) Scrum
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (11.11%) VB6
8 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
9 1 (5.56%) LINQ
9 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
9 1 (5.56%) TDD

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 3 (16.67%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Developer
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (11.11%) VB6 Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
5 2 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) VB Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) DBA
5 2 (11.11%) WinForms Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Manual Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (33.33%) WinForms
3 5 (27.78%) WCF
4 4 (22.22%) WPF
4 4 (22.22%) Silverlight
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.56%) Web Services
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.56%) LINQ
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (5.56%) REST
6 1 (5.56%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) NHS
1 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) MVC
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (16.67%) Content Management
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.56%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (5.56%) BDD
5 1 (5.56%) CQRS
5 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 4 (22.22%) XAML
4 3 (16.67%) VB
4 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 2 (11.11%) VB6
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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