The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Yorkshire with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Yorkshire / East Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 5 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 7 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Yorkshire 25.00% 14.29% 10.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 70.00% 57.14% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £363 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.37% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +2.85% +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £32.66 £23.50
% change year-on-year +20.96% +38.95%  

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in East Yorkshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
East Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 10 7 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Yorkshire 35.71% 25.00% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 4
Median daily rate £363 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.70% +41.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in East Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Yorkshire citing SQL Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in East Yorkshire

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in East Yorkshire

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in East Yorkshire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in East Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the East Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hull 0 6 £363 +28.31% 9
Beverley - 1 - -
SQL Server
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 East Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) C#
3 6 (46.15%) .NET
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
4 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (38.46%) MVC
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 4 (30.77%) Pair Programming
5 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
5 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
5 4 (30.77%) Entity Framework
5 4 (30.77%) BDD
5 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
6 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) ETL
7 2 (15.38%) XML
7 2 (15.38%) Windows
7 2 (15.38%) CSS
7 2 (15.38%) HTML
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Yorkshire 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 1 (7.69%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (7.69%) iTrent
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (7.69%) OLAP
5 1 (7.69%) Power BI
5 1 (7.69%) PowerPivot
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
2 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET Developer
2 6 (46.15%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (46.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 6 (46.15%) C# Developer
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior .NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior C# Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Azure Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (15.38%) ETL Developer
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
1 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
3 4 (30.77%) Entity Framework
4 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
5 2 (15.38%) JSON
5 2 (15.38%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (7.69%) CSS3
6 1 (7.69%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) LINQ
6 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (7.69%) RESTful
6 1 (7.69%) SOAP
6 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) MVC
2 4 (30.77%) BDD
2 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) Pair Programming
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) ETL
3 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Application Packaging
5 1 (7.69%) Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) Data Security
5 1 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
4 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Cognos