Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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 17 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)
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 10 2
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8 +9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 14 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 13.33% 6.32% 20.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 93.33% 35.29% 90.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 4
Wakefield median daily rate £275 £400 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.25% +52.38% -4.55%
10th Percentile £106 £325 £181
90th Percentile £414 £490 £338
West Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £345 £340
% change year-on-year +1.45% +1.47% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wakefield median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.50 £14.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +67.86% -28.21% -13.33%

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 Wakefield with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Wakefield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 15 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 14.29% 17.89% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 4
Wakefield median daily rate £275 £270 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.85% +2.86% -4.55%
10th Percentile £106 £164 £181
90th Percentile £410 £433 £338
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Wakefield median hourly rate - £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.67% -46.67%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £21.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.83% +21.07% +9.38%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Wakefield

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Wakefield

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wakefield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Wakefield over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in Wakefield

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 17 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 4 (28.57%) SAP
3 4 (28.57%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) Clustering
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
5 2 (14.29%) SAP Business One
5 2 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (14.29%) Planning and Forecasting
5 2 (14.29%) Retail
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) SCCM
5 2 (14.29%) SCOM
5 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 2 (14.29%) FMCG
5 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (14.29%) LAN
5 2 (14.29%) WAN

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 (7.14%) NetWeaver
1 1 (7.14%) SAP EP
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (14.29%) SAP Business One
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.14%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) Power BI
2 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) SAP BW
2 1 (7.14%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (7.14%) SAP HANA
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Support
4 1 (7.14%) CRM Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Migration Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Core
4 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.14%) RESTful
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Basis
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (21.43%) Clustering
2 2 (14.29%) FMCG
3 1 (7.14%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (14.29%) Change Management
2 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Information Security
2 2 (14.29%) Information Security Management
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Planning and Forecasting
2 2 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Security Management
2 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
2 2 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
3 1 (7.14%) Data Strategy
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) ABAP
5 1 (7.14%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
1 2 (14.29%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Cognos
3 2 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Telerik
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Veritas