The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 82 52 38
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -14
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 62 84 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.16% 3.27% 4.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.69% 11.51% 16.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 57 48
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £246 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £375 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £18.50 £32.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.07% +35.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £30.25
% change year-on-year
- +7.43%
SQL Server 2008
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
806 730 553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.08% 28.44% 26.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 478 299
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 18
Average hourly rate £22.85 £38.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.03% +158.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £21.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Yorkshire region.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Yorkshire region.

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -6 34 £325 +3.17% 17
South Yorkshire -21 15 £294 +11.69% 1
North Yorkshire -7 10 £300 -11.11% 7
East Yorkshire - - - - 4
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SQL Server 2008 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 2008.

1 126 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 71 (56.35%) SQL
3 57 (45.24%) .NET
4 51 (40.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 48 (38.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 48 (38.10%) C#
6 41 (32.54%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (30.95%) MVC
8 38 (30.16%) T-SQL
9 37 (29.37%) ASP.NET
10 36 (28.57%) Microsoft
11 31 (24.60%) SQL Server 2012
12 30 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 28 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
14 27 (21.43%) JavaScript
14 27 (21.43%) jQuery
15 25 (19.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 25 (19.84%) Windows
15 25 (19.84%) ASP.NET MVC
16 23 (18.25%) HTML
17 21 (16.67%) TDD
18 18 (14.29%) CSS
19 16 (12.70%) Web Services
19 16 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
20 15 (11.90%) IIS
20 15 (11.90%) WCF
21 14 (11.11%) Web Development
21 14 (11.11%) MS Excel
21 14 (11.11%) ETL
21 14 (11.11%) Scrum

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SQL Server 2008 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 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (11.90%) IIS
2 12 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 9 (7.14%) Umbraco
4 8 (6.35%) CMS
5 7 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (3.97%) MS Exchange
7 4 (3.17%) EPiServer CMS
7 4 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (2.38%) WorkSite
8 3 (2.38%) SAS
9 2 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.59%) SAP EP
10 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.79%) Node.js
10 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.97%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) SPSS
3 1 (0.79%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 12 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.59%) SAP SRM
2 2 (1.59%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.79%) Unica
3 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.79%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.14%) SAN
2 6 (4.76%) NAS
3 3 (2.38%) MPLS
3 3 (2.38%) Firewall
3 3 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.38%) VPN
3 3 (2.38%) DNS
3 3 (2.38%) SSL
4 2 (1.59%) LAN
4 2 (1.59%) WAN
4 2 (1.59%) IPsec
4 2 (1.59%) VPLS
4 2 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.59%) OSPF
4 2 (1.59%) BGP
4 2 (1.59%) EIGRP
4 2 (1.59%) VRRP
4 2 (1.59%) DMVPN
4 2 (1.59%) HSRP
4 2 (1.59%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 51 (40.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 48 (38.10%) SQL Server 2005
4 31 (24.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 30 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (19.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (7.14%) OLAP
8 9 (7.14%) Oracle Database
9 7 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (4.76%) OLAP Cube
11 4 (3.17%) Relational Database
11 4 (3.17%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (3.17%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 3 (2.38%) Oracle OLAP
13 2 (1.59%) SAP BW
13 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
14 1 (0.79%) Essbase
14 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (0.79%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 14 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (7.94%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.97%) NUnit
4 4 (3.17%) Toad
4 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (2.38%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.79%) JIRA
6 1 (0.79%) Selenium
6 1 (0.79%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.79%) Moq
6 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (5.56%) Finance
2 4 (3.17%) Legal
3 2 (1.59%) Back Office
3 2 (1.59%) Marketing
4 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.79%) Retail
4 1 (0.79%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 90 (71.43%) Developer
2 37 (29.37%) .NET Developer
3 25 (19.84%) SQL Developer
4 12 (9.52%) C# Developer
5 10 (7.94%) Senior Developer
5 10 (7.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 10 (7.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (7.14%) DBA
6 9 (7.14%) Applications Developer
7 8 (6.35%) SQL DBA
7 8 (6.35%) SQL Server Developer
7 8 (6.35%) .NET Applications Developer
8 7 (5.56%) C# Web Developer
8 7 (5.56%) C# Application Developer
8 7 (5.56%) CRM Developer
8 7 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
8 7 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
8 7 (5.56%) Web Developer
9 6 (4.76%) Analyst
9 6 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (45.24%) .NET
2 37 (29.37%) ASP.NET
3 27 (21.43%) jQuery
4 25 (19.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (18.25%) HTML
6 18 (14.29%) CSS
7 16 (12.70%) Web Services
8 15 (11.90%) WCF
9 13 (10.32%) XML
9 13 (10.32%) .NET Framework
10 12 (9.52%) Ajax
11 9 (7.14%) MDX
12 5 (3.97%) WPF
12 5 (3.97%) HTML5
13 3 (2.38%) Entity Framework
13 3 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 3 (2.38%) KnockoutJS
14 2 (1.59%) AngularJS
14 2 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 2 (1.59%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.14%) N-Tier
1 9 (7.14%) Clustering
2 8 (6.35%) Mobile App
2 8 (6.35%) NHS
3 7 (5.56%) Replication
4 2 (1.59%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.59%) Graphic Design
4 2 (1.59%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.79%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (19.84%) Windows
2 11 (8.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (4.76%) Windows Mobile
4 5 (3.97%) Android
4 5 (3.97%) Windows Phone
4 5 (3.97%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.59%) Linux
6 2 (1.59%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.79%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (32.54%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (30.95%) MVC
3 28 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (16.67%) TDD
5 14 (11.11%) ETL
5 14 (11.11%) Scrum
5 14 (11.11%) Web Development
6 13 (10.32%) CRM
7 11 (8.73%) Unit Testing
7 11 (8.73%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (7.94%) Migration
9 9 (7.14%) ITIL
9 9 (7.14%) PRINCE2
9 9 (7.14%) Test Scripting
10 8 (6.35%) Data Modelling
11 6 (4.76%) Kanban
11 6 (4.76%) Data Mapping
12 5 (3.97%) Mobile Development
13 4 (3.17%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 71 (56.35%) SQL
2 48 (38.10%) C#
3 38 (30.16%) T-SQL
4 27 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 6 (4.76%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.97%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.17%) VBA
8 3 (2.38%) Java
9 1 (0.79%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (10.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (5.56%) MCSE
2 7 (5.56%) MCSA
2 7 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.59%) VCAP
3 2 (1.59%) VCP5
3 2 (1.59%) CCNP
3 2 (1.59%) CCNA
3 2 (1.59%) CCDA
3 2 (1.59%) CCDP
3 2 (1.59%) CCSA
3 2 (1.59%) CCSE
3 2 (1.59%) CISSP
3 2 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.79%) ISEB
4 1 (0.79%) MCTS
4 1 (0.79%) MCITP
4 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.79%) MCPD
4 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.59%) SLA
2 1 (0.79%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) HL7
2 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (6.35%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.17%) vSphere
4 2 (1.59%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.79%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (1.59%) Tivoli
1 2 (1.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.79%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.79%) SCCM
2 1 (0.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.52%) Oracle
2 12 (9.52%) VMware
3 7 (5.56%) EPiServer
4 5 (3.97%) HP
4 5 (3.97%) Xamarin
5 4 (3.17%) Cisco
6 3 (2.38%) IBM
6 3 (2.38%) EMC
6 3 (2.38%) Citrix
6 3 (2.38%) CommVault
6 3 (2.38%) Telerik
6 3 (2.38%) Reuters
6 3 (2.38%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.38%) Zerto
7 2 (1.59%) RedPrairie
7 2 (1.59%) Sage
7 2 (1.59%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.59%) SAP
8 1 (0.79%) Hyperion
West Yorkshire
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Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
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