The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 7 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 10 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 14.08% 3.26% 5.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 15.79% 47.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 8
Median daily rate £378 £414 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.76% +23.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £383 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.52 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+77.61% -24.93%

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

Programming Languages Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 28.17% 20.65% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 17
Median daily rate £310 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £455 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Halifax region with a requirement for SQL.

1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) ETL
4 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (31.25%) .NET
4 5 (31.25%) C#
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 4 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (25.00%) Data Management
6 3 (18.75%) Information Security
6 3 (18.75%) Data Security
6 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
6 3 (18.75%) MVC
6 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
6 3 (18.75%) Web Services
6 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
6 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
6 3 (18.75%) SOA
6 3 (18.75%) MS Office
6 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Data Management
6 3 (18.75%) QlikView
6 3 (18.75%) BPMN
6 3 (18.75%) SaaS
6 3 (18.75%) PaaS
6 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
6 3 (18.75%) NoSQL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 3 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (6.25%) SAS
2 1 (6.25%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
1 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) IaaS
1 3 (18.75%) PaaS
1 3 (18.75%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (18.75%) Big Data
3 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
3 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
3 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
3 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (18.75%) QlikView
4 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (6.25%) Power BI
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Data Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ETL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) MDX
4 1 (6.25%) WCF
4 1 (6.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (18.75%) Hybrid Cloud
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (31.25%) ETL
3 4 (25.00%) Data Management
4 3 (18.75%) Analytics
4 3 (18.75%) BPMN
4 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
4 3 (18.75%) Data Security
4 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Data Management
4 3 (18.75%) Information Security
4 3 (18.75%) Logical Data Model
4 3 (18.75%) MVC
4 3 (18.75%) Physical Data Model
4 3 (18.75%) SDLC
4 3 (18.75%) SOA
5 2 (12.50%) BDD
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 2 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.25%) VB6
3 1 (6.25%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
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