The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 22 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL 6 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 26.09% 25.64% 4.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 60.00% 38.46% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
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£235 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £25.37
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.50%
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 Huddersfield region.

Programming Languages Category
Huddersfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10 26 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 43.48% 66.67% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 1
Average daily rate £288 £275 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +7.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Huddersfield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Huddersfield region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Huddersfield

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Huddersfield

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Huddersfield

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Huddersfield 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 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Management
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (25.00%) System Testing
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) V-Model
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) Remedy
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Advertising
3 1 (12.50%) Perforce
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Huddersfield 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) OLAP
3 1 (12.50%) OLTP
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Developer
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) MDX
3 1 (12.50%) Ext JS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Management
2 2 (25.00%) System Testing
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (25.00%) V-Model
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) SEO
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) OVSD
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (12.50%) OpenView
1 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Remedy
3 1 (12.50%) Perforce
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Sencha
3 1 (12.50%) Tableau