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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 66 27 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 29.60% 20.00% 25.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 69.47% 46.55% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 17 20
Average daily rate
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£325 £275 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +6.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £234 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £382 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-29.68% +16.36%
SQL
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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
95 58 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 42.60% 42.96% 32.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 35 27
Average daily rate £335 £310 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.06% +16.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £375 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +161.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015, 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 73 (73.00%) SQL Server
2 54 (54.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 42 (42.00%) Microsoft
4 41 (41.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (36.00%) T-SQL
6 35 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (33.00%) Finance
7 33 (33.00%) Business Intelligence
8 31 (31.00%) .NET
9 29 (29.00%) Data Warehouse
10 23 (23.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 22 (22.00%) ASP.NET
12 20 (20.00%) Windows
12 20 (20.00%) C#
12 20 (20.00%) Scrum
13 19 (19.00%) VMware
13 19 (19.00%) JavaScript
13 19 (19.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 17 (17.00%) Unit Testing
14 17 (17.00%) RUP
15 15 (15.00%) XML
15 15 (15.00%) ETL
16 14 (14.00%) Web Services
16 14 (14.00%) Software Engineering
16 14 (14.00%) SQL Server 2012
17 13 (13.00%) Waterfall
17 13 (13.00%) MS Excel
18 12 (12.00%) CSS
18 12 (12.00%) Test Scripting
18 12 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 7 (7.00%) IIS
2 5 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.00%) SAS
4 3 (3.00%) Apache
5 2 (2.00%) Confluence
5 2 (2.00%) GlassFish
5 2 (2.00%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 13 (13.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.00%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) SAN
2 1 (1.00%) Intranet
2 1 (1.00%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (73.00%) SQL Server
2 54 (54.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 41 (41.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (29.00%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (23.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (14.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (6.00%) OLAP
8 6 (6.00%) OLAP Cube
8 6 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (3.00%) NoSQL
11 2 (2.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 2 (2.00%) Relational Database
11 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
12 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
12 1 (1.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 1 (1.00%) Apache Hive
12 1 (1.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 19 (19.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.00%) JIRA
2 3 (3.00%) Axure RP
2 3 (3.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.00%) JMeter
3 2 (2.00%) JUnit
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.00%) Toad
4 1 (1.00%) InstallShield
4 1 (1.00%) TestPartner
General
1 33 (33.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.00%) Banking
3 1 (1.00%) Marketing
3 1 (1.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (35.00%) Developer
1 35 (35.00%) Analyst
2 30 (30.00%) Test Analyst
3 16 (16.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 12 (12.00%) SQL Developer
5 10 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 8 (8.00%) DBA
7 7 (7.00%) Applications Developer
7 7 (7.00%) Programmer
7 7 (7.00%) SQL DBA
8 6 (6.00%) SQL Server DBA
8 6 (6.00%) Web Developer
8 6 (6.00%) Business Developer
8 6 (6.00%) Administrator
8 6 (6.00%) Software Developer
9 5 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.00%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (31.00%) .NET
2 22 (22.00%) ASP.NET
3 15 (15.00%) XML
4 14 (14.00%) Web Services
5 12 (12.00%) CSS
6 9 (9.00%) jQuery
6 9 (9.00%) WCF
7 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (5.00%) HTML
9 4 (4.00%) MDX
10 2 (2.00%) Hibernate
10 2 (2.00%) Spring
10 2 (2.00%) XML Schema
10 2 (2.00%) WSDL
10 2 (2.00%) JAXB
10 2 (2.00%) Entity Framework
10 2 (2.00%) Grails
10 2 (2.00%) Ajax
10 2 (2.00%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.00%) NHS
2 6 (6.00%) N-Tier
3 5 (5.00%) Replication
4 2 (2.00%) Clustering
4 2 (2.00%) W3C
5 1 (1.00%) Statistics
5 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.00%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.00%) Windows
2 7 (7.00%) Linux
3 6 (6.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (2.00%) UNIX
4 2 (2.00%) Android
5 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (33.00%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (20.00%) Scrum
4 17 (17.00%) Unit Testing
4 17 (17.00%) RUP
5 15 (15.00%) ETL
6 14 (14.00%) Software Engineering
7 13 (13.00%) Waterfall
8 12 (12.00%) Test Scripting
9 11 (11.00%) ITIL
10 10 (10.00%) SOA
10 10 (10.00%) Coaching
11 9 (9.00%) Regression Testing
11 9 (9.00%) MVC
12 8 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (8.00%) SDLC
13 7 (7.00%) Performance Testing
14 6 (6.00%) Project Management
14 6 (6.00%) Test Strategy
14 6 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 36 (36.00%) T-SQL
2 20 (20.00%) C#
3 19 (19.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (5.00%) Java
6 3 (3.00%) Python
7 2 (2.00%) VB
7 2 (2.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 2 (2.00%) Scala
7 2 (2.00%) SAS Macro
8 1 (1.00%) Groovy
8 1 (1.00%) R
8 1 (1.00%) VBA
8 1 (1.00%) Perl
8 1 (1.00%) PHP
8 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (8.00%) ISEB
2 4 (4.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 4 (4.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (42.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (19.00%) VMware
3 8 (8.00%) Oracle
4 5 (5.00%) SonicWALL
4 5 (5.00%) Cisco
5 2 (2.00%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.00%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.00%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.00%) F5
6 1 (1.00%) IBM
6 1 (1.00%) Apple
6 1 (1.00%) Citrix
6 1 (1.00%) HP
6 1 (1.00%) Compaq
6 1 (1.00%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.00%) Altiris
6 1 (1.00%) Wyse
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