The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Huddersfield region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL 6 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 33.33% 26.67% 4.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 75.00% 36.36% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£235 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Programming Languages Category
Huddersfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8 22 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 44.44% 73.33% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 4
Average daily rate £350 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
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 £35.00 £35.00
SQL
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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 29 July 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 29 July 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 29 July 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
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
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 Analysis Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (12.50%) OLTP
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (12.50%) OLAP
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%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Developer
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) MDX
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) Ext JS
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
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%) V-Model
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) SEO
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (12.50%) OpenView
1 1 (12.50%) OVSD
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%) Sencha
3 1 (12.50%) Tableau
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) HP