Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North 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 6 months to 18 November 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 > North Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 6 11
Rank change year-on-year -8 +5 +15
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 29 56 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 8.53% 13.24% 11.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 56.86% 65.88% 49.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 30 47
North Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £344 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.45% +5.77% +10.17%
10th Percentile £204 £211 £240
90th Percentile £426 £500 £403
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year - +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £13.18 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.13% - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £13.28 £18.50
% change year-on-year +65.66% -28.22% -17.78%

SQL Server is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 51 85 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 15.00% 20.09% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 43 74
North Yorkshire median daily rate £340 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +4.48% +4.69%
10th Percentile £232 £221 £225
90th Percentile £525 £485 £476
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £380 £365
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.11% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £13.19 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.06% -35.68% -18.00%
10th Percentile £20.75 £11.75 £11.95
90th Percentile £22.25 £14.25 £32.65
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.75 £14.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +52.63% -18.57% +9.38%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in North Yorkshire

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in North Yorkshire

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in North Yorkshire

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in North Yorkshire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in North 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 North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York -11 11 £263 -30.00% 6
Selby - 7 - -
Skipton -5 5 £325 -3.70% 2
Middlesbrough +1 3 £350 +27.27% 1
Northallerton +5 1 £313 +16.28%
SQL Server
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 18 (62.07%) SQL
2 14 (48.28%) C#
2 14 (48.28%) .NET
3 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
4 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
5 8 (27.59%) MVC
6 7 (24.14%) Finance
7 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
7 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
7 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (17.24%) Entity Framework
8 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
8 5 (17.24%) Oracle
8 5 (17.24%) Windows
8 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
8 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
9 4 (13.79%) WAN
9 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
9 4 (13.79%) Cisco
9 4 (13.79%) VMware
9 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (13.79%) Office 365
9 4 (13.79%) REST
9 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
10 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in North 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 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Office 365
2 2 (6.90%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) WAN
2 3 (10.34%) LAN
3 1 (3.45%) DHCP
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) SAN
3 1 (3.45%) SMS
3 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Advertising
3 2 (6.90%) Automotive
3 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) .NET Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Administrator
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) DBA
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) SQL DBA
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Developer
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (6.90%) BizTalk Developer
5 2 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
6 1 (3.45%) C# WCF Developer
6 1 (3.45%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) .NET
2 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
3 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
4 5 (17.24%) Entity Framework
5 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (13.79%) REST
6 3 (10.34%) HTML
6 3 (10.34%) WCF
7 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (6.90%) CSS
7 2 (6.90%) CSS3
7 2 (6.90%) EDI
7 2 (6.90%) HTML5
7 2 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (6.90%) Web Services
8 1 (3.45%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.45%) Clustering
1 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
1 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) MVC
2 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
3 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
3 3 (10.34%) Web Development
4 2 (6.90%) API Integration
4 2 (6.90%) Migration
4 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (3.45%) BDD
5 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL
5 1 (3.45%) Pair Programming
5 1 (3.45%) SDLC
5 1 (3.45%) TDD
5 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) SQL
2 14 (48.28%) C#
3 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
4 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.90%) X++
6 1 (3.45%) VB
6 1 (3.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle
3 4 (13.79%) Cisco
3 4 (13.79%) VMware
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) NetApp