The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in York 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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 12 15
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 2.90% 15.15% 11.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.22% 78.95% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 9
Median daily rate £375 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £293 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £408 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year - +0.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £21.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +77.38% -35.38%  

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 York with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
York
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 9 19 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in York 13.04% 19.19% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 12
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in York

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in York 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 York

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in York

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in York

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in York

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in York

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) .NET
3 6 (35.29%) MVC
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (29.41%) Oracle
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
5 4 (23.53%) jQuery
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
6 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
6 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
6 3 (17.65%) HTML
6 3 (17.65%) CSS
6 3 (17.65%) Windows
6 3 (17.65%) OO
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (17.65%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Finance
7 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (11.76%) ETL
7 2 (11.76%) SMS
7 2 (11.76%) Migration
7 2 (11.76%) TDD
7 2 (11.76%) NUnit

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 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) EPiServer
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) SMS
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) Power BI
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) JSUnit
2 2 (11.76%) NUnit
2 2 (11.76%) Selenium
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Developer
3 5 (29.41%) .NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
5 3 (17.65%) SSIS Developer
5 3 (17.65%) T-SQL Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Developer
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) HTML Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL Developer
6 2 (11.76%) SSRS Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 1 (5.88%) ETL Developer
7 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (23.53%) jQuery
4 3 (17.65%) CSS
4 3 (17.65%) HTML
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
5 2 (11.76%) HTML5
5 2 (11.76%) JSON
5 2 (11.76%) Kendo UI
5 2 (11.76%) LINQ
5 2 (11.76%) Ninject
5 2 (11.76%) Sass
5 2 (11.76%) XML
6 1 (5.88%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) MVC
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) OO
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) API Integration
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (11.76%) ETL
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) SOLID
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Defect Management
5 1 (5.88%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (5.88%) Master Data Management
5 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
5 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.88%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Telerik
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Verint
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
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