The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 30 30 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 15.54% 16.67% 16.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.15% 49.18% 53.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 13
Average daily rate
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£275 £265 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% +20.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £217 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.30% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.13 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+12.43% -15.90%
SQL
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Programming Languages Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
65 61 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 33.68% 33.89% 31.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 35 21
Average daily rate £323 £300 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +46.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £180 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing SQL 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.

1 21 (36.84%) Oracle
2 19 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 17 (29.82%) SQL Server
4 15 (26.32%) Finance
5 14 (24.56%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (22.81%) Windows
7 12 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (21.05%) Retail
7 12 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (19.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (19.30%) ETL
9 10 (17.54%) Oracle Database
10 8 (14.04%) UNIX
10 8 (14.04%) HP
10 8 (14.04%) .NET
11 7 (12.28%) XML
11 7 (12.28%) QuickTest Pro
11 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (12.28%) ISTQB
11 7 (12.28%) VMware
11 7 (12.28%) Oracle Retail
11 7 (12.28%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (12.28%) HP Quality Center
12 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (10.53%) NHS
12 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
13 5 (8.77%) ITIL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing SQL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.75%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.75%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.82%) SQL Server
2 14 (24.56%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (19.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (17.54%) Oracle Database
6 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (8.77%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
8 4 (7.02%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (7.02%) OLAP
8 4 (7.02%) RDBMS
9 3 (5.26%) DTS
9 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (5.26%) Oracle OWB
9 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (3.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (3.51%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (12.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (3.51%) NeoLoad
3 2 (3.51%) LoadUI
3 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.51%) ProC
4 1 (1.75%) JIRA
4 1 (1.75%) Selenium
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (26.32%) Finance
2 12 (21.05%) Retail
3 5 (8.77%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (31.58%) Developer
2 17 (29.82%) Analyst
3 11 (19.30%) Test Analyst
4 9 (15.79%) DBA
5 7 (12.28%) Consultant
6 6 (10.53%) SQL Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Oracle Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Data Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Oracle DBA
8 4 (7.02%) SQL Database Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Database Developer
8 4 (7.02%) SQL DBA
8 4 (7.02%) Business Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Tester
9 3 (5.26%) Architect
9 3 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (5.26%) QA Analyst
10 2 (3.51%) Oracle Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) .NET
2 7 (12.28%) XML
3 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.26%) J2EE
4 3 (5.26%) Web Services
5 2 (3.51%) jQuery
5 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (3.51%) WCF
5 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.51%) HTML
6 1 (1.75%) CSS
6 1 (1.75%) JSP
6 1 (1.75%) Servlets
6 1 (1.75%) SOAP
6 1 (1.75%) JSON
6 1 (1.75%) Ajax
6 1 (1.75%) SailPoint
6 1 (1.75%) SPML
6 1 (1.75%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) NHS
2 3 (5.26%) Replication
3 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) Clustering
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) Windows
2 8 (14.04%) UNIX
3 1 (1.75%) AIX
3 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (19.30%) ETL
3 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.77%) ITIL
4 5 (8.77%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (7.02%) High Availability
5 4 (7.02%) Test Strategy
5 4 (7.02%) Unit Testing
5 4 (7.02%) Validation
5 4 (7.02%) Migration
5 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (7.02%) Scrum
5 4 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.02%) RUP
6 3 (5.26%) SOA
6 3 (5.26%) MVC
6 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.26%) Workflow
6 3 (5.26%) Data Management
6 3 (5.26%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 4 (7.02%) C#
2 4 (7.02%) Java
3 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.51%) C
4 2 (3.51%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.75%) VBA
5 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.75%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) ISTQB
2 4 (7.02%) ISEB
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (36.84%) Oracle
2 8 (14.04%) HP
3 7 (12.28%) VMware
4 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.75%) IBM
5 1 (1.75%) Sun
5 1 (1.75%) Novell
5 1 (1.75%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.75%) SAP
5 1 (1.75%) Sybase
5 1 (1.75%) Omniture
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