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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 12 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 5 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 7.94% 15.12% 6.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 62.50% 76.47% 58.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 4
Median daily rate £350 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £22.77 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+37.24% -24.10%

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 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 12.70% 19.77% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 8
Median daily rate £350 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

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 22 February 2017, 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 9 (47.37%) C#
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) MVC
2 8 (42.11%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
4 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (26.32%) jQuery
5 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (26.32%) CSS
5 5 (26.32%) HTML
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle
5 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
6 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (15.79%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (15.79%) Finance
7 3 (15.79%) SMS
7 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
7 3 (15.79%) XML
7 3 (15.79%) Windows
7 3 (15.79%) OO
7 3 (15.79%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (15.79%) HTML5
7 3 (15.79%) JSUnit
7 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
7 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (15.79%) LINQ

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 2 (10.53%) CMS
1 2 (10.53%) EPiServer
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SMS
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) Power BI
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.79%) JSUnit
2 3 (15.79%) NUnit
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (10.53%) Selenium
4 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Developer
3 6 (31.58%) .NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Developer
5 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
5 3 (15.79%) HTML Developer
5 3 (15.79%) SSIS Developer
5 3 (15.79%) T-SQL Developer
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) EPiServer Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL Developer
6 2 (10.53%) SSRS Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
3 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (26.32%) CSS
3 5 (26.32%) HTML
3 5 (26.32%) jQuery
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
4 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (15.79%) Entity Framework
4 3 (15.79%) HTML5
4 3 (15.79%) JSON
4 3 (15.79%) LINQ
4 3 (15.79%) Ninject
4 3 (15.79%) Sass
4 3 (15.79%) XML
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (10.53%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) MVC
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) API Integration
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Deployment
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (15.79%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (15.79%) OO
3 3 (15.79%) SOLID
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.53%) Defect Management
4 2 (10.53%) ETL
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (10.53%) TDD
5 1 (5.26%) Data Management
5 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C#
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
4 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.26%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Telerik
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Verint
3 1 (5.26%) VMware