The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 5 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing SQL 8 34 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 10.53% 19.77% 13.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.44% 43.04% 50.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 26 10
Median daily rate £301 £350 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.92% +18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £183 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £473 £342
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.09%

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
18 79 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 23.68% 45.93% 25.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 40 30
Median daily rate £350 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £575 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bradford region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL 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 Bradford region with a requirement for SQL.

1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (25.00%) C#
3 6 (25.00%) .NET
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 4 (16.67%) Windows
4 4 (16.67%) Oracle
5 3 (12.50%) MVC
5 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 3 (12.50%) Avaya
5 3 (12.50%) Genesys
5 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 3 (12.50%) CRM
5 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (12.50%) CSS
5 3 (12.50%) XML
5 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (12.50%) jQuery
5 3 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 3 (12.50%) VMware
5 3 (12.50%) SDLC
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (8.33%) Skype

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 (8.33%) IIS
1 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Unica
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) Office 365
3 1 (4.17%) GitHub
3 1 (4.17%) Google App Engine
3 1 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco IPT
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless
1 2 (8.33%) IP Telephony
1 2 (8.33%) NetScaler
1 2 (8.33%) Skype
1 2 (8.33%) Wireless
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.17%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (4.17%) MySQL
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.17%) Ant
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) JUnit
2 1 (4.17%) Maven
2 1 (4.17%) Mockito
General
1 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Analyst
1 8 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Designer
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Architect
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Designer
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Technical Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Campaign Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Marketing Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Test Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (12.50%) CSS
3 3 (12.50%) jQuery
3 3 (12.50%) XML
4 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (8.33%) HTML
4 2 (8.33%) WCF
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (4.17%) Classic ASP
5 1 (4.17%) CSS3
5 1 (4.17%) D3.js
5 1 (4.17%) Grails
5 1 (4.17%) Highcharts JS
5 1 (4.17%) HTML5
5 1 (4.17%) JMS
5 1 (4.17%) Play Framework
5 1 (4.17%) Spring MVC
5 1 (4.17%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Clustering
1 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.17%) NHS
1 1 (4.17%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Unix
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) CRM
2 3 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 3 (12.50%) MVC
2 3 (12.50%) SDLC
3 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (8.33%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (8.33%) Front End Development
3 2 (8.33%) Functional Testing
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (8.33%) Logistics
3 2 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.33%) System Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (8.33%) Web Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) C#
2 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.33%) Groovy
3 2 (8.33%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.17%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) VB
4 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) CCDP
1 1 (4.17%) CCNA
1 1 (4.17%) CCNP
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.17%) ISEB
1 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 1 (4.17%) MCSE
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) vSphere
3 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) Avaya
3 3 (12.50%) Genesys
3 3 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) Brocade
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco
4 2 (8.33%) IBM
4 2 (8.33%) Verint
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix
5 1 (4.17%) EMC
5 1 (4.17%) Google
5 1 (4.17%) HP