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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL 27 24 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 13.37% 13.64% 19.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.86% 39.34% 59.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 17
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£273 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.90% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £222 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £350 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.48 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+10.73% -17.61%
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
63 61 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 31.19% 34.66% 32.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 34 25
Average daily rate £325 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £180 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £384 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 20 (37.74%) SQL Server
2 17 (32.08%) Oracle
3 14 (26.42%) PL/SQL
3 14 (26.42%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (24.53%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (24.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (22.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (20.75%) Finance
6 11 (20.75%) .NET
7 10 (18.87%) ETL
8 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
8 9 (16.98%) Retail
9 8 (15.09%) Windows
9 8 (15.09%) XML
9 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (13.21%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (13.21%) Oracle Retail
10 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET
11 6 (11.32%) C#
11 6 (11.32%) NHS
11 6 (11.32%) SOA
11 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (11.32%) QA
12 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database
12 5 (9.43%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (9.43%) HP
12 5 (9.43%) ISEB
12 5 (9.43%) ISTQB

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (5.66%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.89%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.89%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) LDAP
1 1 (1.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.74%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.53%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (24.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (22.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database
7 4 (7.55%) RDBMS
7 4 (7.55%) OLAP
7 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
8 3 (5.66%) DTS
8 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (3.77%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (3.77%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (3.77%) QlikView
10 1 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (1.89%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.55%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (3.77%) ProC
3 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.89%) JIRA
4 1 (1.89%) Selenium
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Retail
3 3 (5.66%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Back Office
4 1 (1.89%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (41.51%) Developer
2 15 (28.30%) Analyst
3 9 (16.98%) Test Analyst
3 9 (16.98%) SQL Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Consultant
4 6 (11.32%) DBA
5 5 (9.43%) Oracle Consultant
5 5 (9.43%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Database Developer
6 4 (7.55%) SQL Database Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (7.55%) SQL DBA
6 4 (7.55%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Data Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Tester
7 3 (5.66%) QA Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Web Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Oracle Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.75%) .NET
2 8 (15.09%) XML
3 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.66%) Web Services
4 3 (5.66%) J2EE
5 2 (3.77%) HTML
5 2 (3.77%) CSS
5 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (3.77%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.77%) WCF
5 2 (3.77%) jQuery
6 1 (1.89%) JSON
6 1 (1.89%) SPML
6 1 (1.89%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (1.89%) SailPoint
6 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (1.89%) JSP
6 1 (1.89%) Servlets
6 1 (1.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) NHS
2 3 (5.66%) Replication
3 2 (3.77%) Clustering
3 2 (3.77%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Windows
2 4 (7.55%) UNIX
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.89%) AIX
3 1 (1.89%) Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (18.87%) ETL
3 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (11.32%) SOA
5 5 (9.43%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (7.55%) Validation
6 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.55%) Scrum
6 4 (7.55%) RUP
6 4 (7.55%) Test Strategy
6 4 (7.55%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.66%) Workflow
7 3 (5.66%) MVC
7 3 (5.66%) Data Management
7 3 (5.66%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.77%) ITSM
8 2 (3.77%) Service Management
8 2 (3.77%) Project Management
8 2 (3.77%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.77%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) PL/SQL
2 6 (11.32%) C#
3 4 (7.55%) Java
3 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.77%) VBA
5 2 (3.77%) C
6 1 (1.89%) BeanShell
6 1 (1.89%) COBOL
6 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) ISEB
1 5 (9.43%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.89%) Degree
3 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (32.08%) Oracle
2 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.43%) HP
4 4 (7.55%) VMware
5 2 (3.77%) JD Edwards
5 2 (3.77%) IBM
6 1 (1.89%) Sybase
6 1 (1.89%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.89%) SAP
6 1 (1.89%) Sun
6 1 (1.89%) Novell
6 1 (1.89%) Siemens
6 1 (1.89%) Sage
6 1 (1.89%) Perforce
6 1 (1.89%) Omniture
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