The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Rank 6 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 159 205 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.36% 14.54% 15.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.60% 32.91% 35.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 126 141
Median daily rate £358 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.38 - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £24.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+63.26% -14.60%

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

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
576 623 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 52.03% 44.18% 43.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 432 352
Median daily rate £400 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £310 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £35.00
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 Leeds

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SQL.

1 136 (40.48%) SQL Server
2 120 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (26.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 88 (26.19%) T-SQL
5 86 (25.60%) Microsoft
6 67 (19.94%) Business Intelligence
6 67 (19.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 63 (18.75%) Java
8 58 (17.26%) JavaScript
9 52 (15.48%) Oracle
10 48 (14.29%) .NET
10 48 (14.29%) Windows
11 45 (13.39%) MVC
12 44 (13.10%) Finance
13 43 (12.80%) Linux
14 41 (12.20%) ETL
15 40 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
16 39 (11.61%) C#
17 36 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 36 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
18 34 (10.12%) Data Modelling
18 34 (10.12%) Analytical Skills
18 34 (10.12%) SQL Server 2014
19 33 (9.82%) Unix
19 33 (9.82%) OO
19 33 (9.82%) NoSQL
20 31 (9.23%) SQL Server 2012
21 30 (8.93%) Scrum
22 28 (8.33%) Tableau
23 26 (7.74%) Python

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 12 (3.57%) SAS
1 12 (3.57%) WebSphere
2 9 (2.68%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.79%) IIS
5 5 (1.49%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.19%) Apache
6 4 (1.19%) CMS
7 3 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.60%) JBoss
8 2 (0.60%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.60%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.60%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.30%) CloudStack
9 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.30%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.30%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.60%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.60%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.30%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.30%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.30%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.38%) Google Analytics
2 7 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.19%) Office 365
5 3 (0.89%) GitHub
6 1 (0.30%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.57%) HTTP
2 8 (2.38%) Firewall
3 6 (1.79%) DNS
3 6 (1.79%) Internet
3 6 (1.79%) LAN
3 6 (1.79%) WAN
4 5 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (1.19%) LDAP
5 4 (1.19%) SMTP
5 4 (1.19%) SSH
5 4 (1.19%) VPN
6 2 (0.60%) BGP
6 2 (0.60%) DHCP
6 2 (0.60%) SAN
6 2 (0.60%) Wireless
7 1 (0.30%) 2G
7 1 (0.30%) 4G
7 1 (0.30%) HSPA
7 1 (0.30%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.30%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (40.48%) SQL Server
2 90 (26.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 67 (19.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
5 36 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 36 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 34 (10.12%) SQL Server 2014
7 33 (9.82%) NoSQL
8 31 (9.23%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (4.46%) MongoDB
10 13 (3.87%) Oracle Database
11 11 (3.27%) MySQL
11 11 (3.27%) Relational Database
12 10 (2.98%) DB2
12 10 (2.98%) QlikView
13 9 (2.68%) OLAP
13 9 (2.68%) Power BI
14 8 (2.38%) Hadoop
14 8 (2.38%) Redis
14 8 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 25 (7.44%) Git (software)
2 21 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 16 (4.76%) JIRA
4 14 (4.17%) Subversion
5 13 (3.87%) Jenkins
6 10 (2.98%) Grunt
6 10 (2.98%) Selenium
7 8 (2.38%) Cucumber
7 8 (2.38%) Eclipse
7 8 (2.38%) Maven
7 8 (2.38%) Mercurial
8 7 (2.08%) gulp
8 7 (2.08%) Jasmine
8 7 (2.08%) PHPUnit
8 7 (2.08%) Rational Application Developer
9 6 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (1.49%) Android Studio
10 5 (1.49%) LoadRunner
10 5 (1.49%) SpecFlow
11 4 (1.19%) JMeter
General
1 44 (13.10%) Finance
2 10 (2.98%) Advertising
3 8 (2.38%) Law
4 6 (1.79%) Back Office
4 6 (1.79%) Retail
5 4 (1.19%) Banking
5 4 (1.19%) Electronics
6 3 (0.89%) Games
6 3 (0.89%) Marketing
7 2 (0.60%) Legal
8 1 (0.30%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 184 (54.76%) Developer
2 71 (21.13%) SQL Developer
3 38 (11.31%) Analyst
4 36 (10.71%) DBA
5 30 (8.93%) SSIS Developer
6 29 (8.63%) .NET Developer
7 28 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 27 (8.04%) Java Developer
9 24 (7.14%) SQL DBA
10 23 (6.85%) PHP Developer
11 22 (6.55%) Administrator
12 20 (5.95%) T-SQL Developer
13 16 (4.76%) C# Developer
13 16 (4.76%) SQL BI Developer
14 12 (3.57%) SSRS Developer
15 11 (3.27%) Oracle DBA
16 10 (2.98%) C# .NET Developer
16 10 (2.98%) Tester
17 9 (2.68%) Architect
17 9 (2.68%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (14.29%) .NET
2 26 (7.74%) AngularJS
2 26 (7.74%) ASP.NET
3 24 (7.14%) HTML
4 23 (6.85%) .NET Framework
4 23 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (6.25%) CSS
6 20 (5.95%) ASP.NET Web API
7 19 (5.65%) XML
8 16 (4.76%) Entity Framework
8 16 (4.76%) REST
8 16 (4.76%) SOAP
9 14 (4.17%) Hibernate
9 14 (4.17%) Spring
9 14 (4.17%) Web Services
10 12 (3.57%) J2EE
10 12 (3.57%) JSP
11 11 (3.27%) RabbitMQ
12 10 (2.98%) RESTful
13 9 (2.68%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.12%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.46%) Data Centre
3 13 (3.87%) Replication
4 10 (2.98%) NHS
5 9 (2.68%) Client/Server
5 9 (2.68%) Data Structures
6 8 (2.38%) Algorithms
6 8 (2.38%) User Experience
7 5 (1.49%) HACMP
7 5 (1.49%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.19%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.19%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.19%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 3 (0.89%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.60%) Clustering
10 2 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.60%) EMC VNXe
10 2 (0.60%) iSeries
10 2 (0.60%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 48 (14.29%) Windows
2 43 (12.80%) Linux
3 33 (9.82%) Unix
4 17 (5.06%) Windows Server
5 8 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.49%) Android
8 5 (1.49%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.19%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 3 (0.89%) Solaris
10 3 (0.89%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.60%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.30%) VMS
12 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (19.94%) Business Intelligence
3 45 (13.39%) MVC
4 41 (12.20%) ETL
5 34 (10.12%) Data Modelling
6 33 (9.82%) OO
7 30 (8.93%) Scrum
8 25 (7.44%) Software Engineering
9 23 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (6.85%) TDD
10 22 (6.55%) Performance Tuning
11 20 (5.95%) Project Management
12 18 (5.36%) Analytics
12 18 (5.36%) Unit Testing
13 16 (4.76%) Waterfall
14 15 (4.46%) DevOps
14 15 (4.46%) E-Commerce
14 15 (4.46%) Manual Testing
14 15 (4.46%) Visualisation
15 14 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 88 (26.19%) T-SQL
2 63 (18.75%) Java
3 58 (17.26%) JavaScript
4 39 (11.61%) C#
5 26 (7.74%) PHP
5 26 (7.74%) Python
6 10 (2.98%) PL/SQL
6 10 (2.98%) PowerShell
7 9 (2.68%) Shell Script
8 8 (2.38%) C
8 8 (2.38%) C++
8 8 (2.38%) Ruby
9 7 (2.08%) VBA
10 6 (1.79%) TypeScript
11 5 (1.49%) AWK
11 5 (1.49%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.49%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.19%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 4 (1.19%) Perl
13 3 (0.89%) Korn
Qualifications
1 24 (7.14%) Degree
2 8 (2.38%) ISEB
2 8 (2.38%) ISTQB
3 7 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.49%) CCDA
4 5 (1.49%) CCIE
4 5 (1.49%) CCNA
4 5 (1.49%) CCNP
4 5 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (1.49%) SAS Certification
4 5 (1.49%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.19%) MCDBA
5 4 (1.19%) MCITP
5 4 (1.19%) MCTS
6 2 (0.60%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.60%) OCP
6 2 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.68%) Data Quality
1 9 (2.68%) QA
2 4 (1.19%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (1.19%) IFRS
2 4 (1.19%) IFRS 9
3 2 (0.60%) FATCA
4 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (2.98%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.49%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.19%) Docker
3 4 (1.19%) VMware ESX
3 4 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.89%) vCloud
5 2 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.60%) vSphere
6 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.30%) Xen
6 1 (0.30%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (4.76%) Puppet
2 9 (2.68%) Oracle Identity Management
2 9 (2.68%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 6 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (1.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (1.49%) Ansible
4 5 (1.49%) SCCM
5 4 (1.19%) Data Guard
5 4 (1.19%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 4 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.19%) vRealize
6 2 (0.60%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.60%) SCDPM
6 2 (0.60%) SCOM
7 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.30%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 86 (25.60%) Microsoft
2 52 (15.48%) Oracle
3 28 (8.33%) Tableau
4 19 (5.65%) VMware
5 9 (2.68%) Google
5 9 (2.68%) SAP
6 8 (2.38%) Zend
7 7 (2.08%) Cognos
8 6 (1.79%) IBM
9 5 (1.49%) Cisco
9 5 (1.49%) HP
9 5 (1.49%) NetApp
9 5 (1.49%) Veeam
10 4 (1.19%) Dell
10 4 (1.19%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.89%) IDERA
11 3 (0.89%) RedGate
11 3 (0.89%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.89%) Sybase
12 2 (0.60%) Splunk
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