The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the York region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 6 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 9.84% 19.54% 15.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 33.33% 48.57% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 9
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£338 £290 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.37% -7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £255 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £315 £325
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 £23.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.80% +2.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
18 35 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 29.51% 40.23% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 17
Average daily rate £320 £290 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £276 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £365 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
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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 11 July 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 30 (69.77%) .NET
2 24 (55.81%) C#
3 21 (48.84%) SQL
4 19 (44.19%) Visual Studio
5 16 (37.21%) WCF
6 15 (34.88%) WPF
6 15 (34.88%) Silverlight
7 13 (30.23%) XAML
8 12 (27.91%) T-SQL
8 12 (27.91%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET
9 11 (25.58%) MVC
10 10 (23.26%) Oracle
10 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
11 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
12 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
13 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (13.95%) VB
13 6 (13.95%) VB.NET
13 6 (13.95%) Scrum
13 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
14 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (11.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 5 (11.63%) LINQ
14 5 (11.63%) .NET Framework
14 5 (11.63%) VB6

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 5 (11.63%) CMS
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) HTTP
2 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.65%) OLAP
5 2 (4.65%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (4.65%) Data Mart
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.33%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (2.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (2.33%) DB2
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (44.19%) Visual Studio
2 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (67.44%) Developer
2 22 (51.16%) .NET Developer
3 6 (13.95%) C# Developer
3 6 (13.95%) DBA
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Developer
3 6 (13.95%) SQL DBA
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Server DBA
5 4 (9.30%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (6.98%) VB Developer
6 3 (6.98%) WinForms Developer
6 3 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Server Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) VB6 Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.65%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (69.77%) .NET
2 16 (37.21%) WCF
3 15 (34.88%) WPF
3 15 (34.88%) Silverlight
4 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET
5 5 (11.63%) LINQ
5 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (11.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 5 (11.63%) .NET Framework
6 4 (9.30%) XML
6 4 (9.30%) WinForms
7 3 (6.98%) Web Services
7 3 (6.98%) jQuery
8 2 (4.65%) HTML
9 1 (2.33%) REST
9 1 (2.33%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Graphic Design
1 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.65%) Replication
2 2 (4.65%) Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) MVC
2 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
3 6 (13.95%) Scrum
3 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (11.63%) Content Management
5 4 (9.30%) ITIL
5 4 (9.30%) OO
6 3 (6.98%) Data Modelling
6 3 (6.98%) MVVM
7 2 (4.65%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.65%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (4.65%) Data Architecture
8 1 (2.33%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (2.33%) CRM
8 1 (2.33%) Migration
8 1 (2.33%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (55.81%) C#
2 21 (48.84%) SQL
3 13 (30.23%) XAML
4 12 (27.91%) T-SQL
5 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
6 6 (13.95%) VB
6 6 (13.95%) VB.NET
7 5 (11.63%) VB6
8 4 (9.30%) Java
9 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Oracle
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) SAP
2 1 (2.33%) Cognos
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