The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 2 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrogate 9.09% 56.25% 33.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 75.00% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 3
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£238 £225 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -38.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £27.00 £27.75
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -2.70%
SQL
North 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 Harrogate region.

Programming Languages Category
Harrogate
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6 24 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrogate 27.27% 75.00% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 3
Average daily rate £288 £230 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -36.98%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Harrogate

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Harrogate

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Harrogate

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Harrogate region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Harrogate

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Harrogate

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Harrogate

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Harrogate 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 4 (57.14%) PHP
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Apache
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) MS Access
4 1 (14.29%) NHS
4 1 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) LAMP
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Subversion
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) Selenium
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) PHP5
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Harrogate 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 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Excel Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) NHS Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) Ajax
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) MooTools
1 1 (14.29%) RESTful
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) NHS
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Android Development
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
2 1 (14.29%) System Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP5
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) VMware
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle