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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 8.33% 5.56% 7.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 20.00% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -23.07%
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
2 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 16.67% 27.78% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 10
Average daily rate - £175 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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
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 18 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (50.00%) PowerPivot
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PowerPivot
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ETL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SSIS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft