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 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 178 214 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 15.70% 13.25% 13.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.96% 32.52% 33.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 134 114
Median daily rate £351 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.07% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £488 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.09% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.44 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.48 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-1.64% +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 Leeds region.

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
557 658 496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 49.12% 40.74% 41.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 445 338
Median daily rate £420 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

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 9 December 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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.

1 154 (43.14%) SQL Server
2 107 (29.97%) T-SQL
3 100 (28.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 98 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
5 94 (26.33%) Microsoft
6 70 (19.61%) Business Intelligence
7 62 (17.37%) Java
7 62 (17.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 60 (16.81%) .NET
9 54 (15.13%) ETL
10 53 (14.85%) JavaScript
11 48 (13.45%) C#
12 47 (13.17%) Data Warehouse
13 46 (12.89%) Finance
14 44 (12.32%) Data Modelling
14 44 (12.32%) Oracle
15 43 (12.04%) Windows
15 43 (12.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 40 (11.20%) MVC
17 39 (10.92%) ASP.NET
17 39 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
18 37 (10.36%) Linux
19 35 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
19 35 (9.80%) NoSQL
20 34 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
21 33 (9.24%) HTML
22 31 (8.68%) Unix
22 31 (8.68%) SQL Server 2014
23 30 (8.40%) Performance Tuning
23 30 (8.40%) TDD

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 15 (4.20%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.36%) SAS
3 10 (2.80%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.24%) IIS
5 7 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (1.68%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.68%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (1.40%) CMS
7 5 (1.40%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.12%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.12%) JBoss
8 4 (1.12%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.56%) Apache
9 2 (0.56%) Confluence
9 2 (0.56%) Jetty
9 2 (0.56%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 28 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.68%) InfoPath
3 4 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.56%) Magento
3 1 (0.28%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (0.28%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.24%) Google Analytics
2 7 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.40%) GitHub
3 5 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.12%) Office 365
5 1 (0.28%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.28%) IaaS
5 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.52%) Firewall
1 9 (2.52%) LAN
1 9 (2.52%) WAN
2 7 (1.96%) VPN
3 6 (1.68%) HTTP
4 5 (1.40%) BGP
4 5 (1.40%) DNS
4 5 (1.40%) Kerberos
4 5 (1.40%) MPLS
4 5 (1.40%) VLAN
5 4 (1.12%) Internet
5 4 (1.12%) SSH
5 4 (1.12%) SSL
6 3 (0.84%) Network Security
7 2 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.56%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (0.56%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.56%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (0.56%) FTP
7 2 (0.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (43.14%) SQL Server
2 100 (28.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 62 (17.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 47 (13.17%) Data Warehouse
5 43 (12.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 35 (9.80%) NoSQL
6 35 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 34 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 31 (8.68%) SQL Server 2014
9 15 (4.20%) MongoDB
9 15 (4.20%) OLAP
10 14 (3.92%) MySQL
11 13 (3.64%) DB2
11 13 (3.64%) Relational Database
12 9 (2.52%) Hadoop
12 9 (2.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 9 (2.52%) RDBMS
13 8 (2.24%) Oracle Database
13 8 (2.24%) QlikView
14 7 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 18 (5.04%) Visual Studio
2 17 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 16 (4.48%) JIRA
4 15 (4.20%) Selenium
5 12 (3.36%) Jenkins
5 12 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (3.08%) Cucumber
7 9 (2.52%) Grunt
7 9 (2.52%) Maven
8 8 (2.24%) Subversion
9 6 (1.68%) gulp
9 6 (1.68%) Jasmine
9 6 (1.68%) JUnit
9 6 (1.68%) WebDriver
10 5 (1.40%) Mockito
10 5 (1.40%) SoapUI
11 4 (1.12%) PHPUnit
11 4 (1.12%) Rational Application Developer
11 4 (1.12%) RSpec
11 4 (1.12%) TeamCity
General
1 46 (12.89%) Finance
2 11 (3.08%) Banking
3 9 (2.52%) Advertising
4 8 (2.24%) Back Office
4 8 (2.24%) Retail
5 7 (1.96%) Law
6 6 (1.68%) Legal
7 4 (1.12%) Games
8 3 (0.84%) Marketing
9 2 (0.56%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 208 (58.26%) Developer
2 82 (22.97%) SQL Developer
3 49 (13.73%) Analyst
4 36 (10.08%) .NET Developer
5 33 (9.24%) Java Developer
5 33 (9.24%) SSIS Developer
6 28 (7.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 27 (7.56%) DBA
8 20 (5.60%) T-SQL Developer
9 18 (5.04%) C# Developer
10 16 (4.48%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (4.48%) SQL DBA
11 15 (4.20%) Administrator
11 15 (4.20%) PHP Developer
12 12 (3.36%) Consultant
13 11 (3.08%) ETL Developer
13 11 (3.08%) SQL BI Developer
14 10 (2.80%) JavaScript Developer
15 9 (2.52%) Network Engineer
15 9 (2.52%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (16.81%) .NET
2 39 (10.92%) ASP.NET
3 33 (9.24%) HTML
4 28 (7.84%) CSS
5 26 (7.28%) XML
6 23 (6.44%) .NET Framework
7 21 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (5.32%) AngularJS
8 19 (5.32%) Entity Framework
9 18 (5.04%) ASP.NET Web API
10 17 (4.76%) Web Services
11 15 (4.20%) jQuery
12 14 (3.92%) RabbitMQ
12 14 (3.92%) SOAP
12 14 (3.92%) Spring
13 13 (3.64%) RESTful
14 12 (3.36%) J2EE
15 11 (3.08%) REST
16 10 (2.80%) Hibernate
17 9 (2.52%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.48%) Replication
3 15 (4.20%) Visualisation
4 12 (3.36%) Data Integration
5 11 (3.08%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.24%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.96%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.96%) User Experience
8 5 (1.40%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (1.12%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.12%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.12%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.12%) NHS
10 3 (0.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (0.84%) HACMP
10 3 (0.84%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.84%) Statistics
11 2 (0.56%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.56%) Online Games
11 2 (0.56%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 43 (12.04%) Windows
2 37 (10.36%) Linux
3 31 (8.68%) Unix
4 20 (5.60%) Windows Server
5 9 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.56%) Android
7 2 (0.56%) Solaris
7 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.28%) OS/400
8 1 (0.28%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (19.61%) Business Intelligence
3 54 (15.13%) ETL
4 44 (12.32%) Data Modelling
5 40 (11.20%) MVC
6 30 (8.40%) Performance Tuning
6 30 (8.40%) TDD
7 26 (7.28%) Scrum
8 20 (5.60%) Data Analysis
8 20 (5.60%) Unit Testing
9 19 (5.32%) Migration
10 18 (5.04%) Analytics
11 17 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (4.76%) OO
12 16 (4.48%) E-Commerce
13 15 (4.20%) CRM
13 15 (4.20%) ETL Development
13 15 (4.20%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (3.92%) Kimball Methodology
14 14 (3.92%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 107 (29.97%) T-SQL
2 62 (17.37%) Java
3 53 (14.85%) JavaScript
4 48 (13.45%) C#
5 17 (4.76%) PHP
5 17 (4.76%) Python
6 13 (3.64%) PL/SQL
6 13 (3.64%) PowerShell
7 11 (3.08%) Shell Script
8 10 (2.80%) VB.NET
9 9 (2.52%) Ruby
10 6 (1.68%) VBA
11 5 (1.40%) C++
11 5 (1.40%) Scala
11 5 (1.40%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.12%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 4 (1.12%) R
13 3 (0.84%) AWK
13 3 (0.84%) C
13 3 (0.84%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (5.88%) Degree
2 9 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (2.52%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.24%) CCNA
3 8 (2.24%) CCNP
3 8 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (1.96%) CCDA
5 6 (1.68%) CCIE
5 6 (1.68%) ISEB
5 6 (1.68%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.40%) MCITP
7 4 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (1.12%) MCDBA
7 4 (1.12%) MCTS
8 2 (0.56%) CCA
8 2 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.56%) MCSE
8 2 (0.56%) OCP
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.80%) QA
2 7 (1.96%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.68%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.56%) FATCA
System Software
1 17 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.40%) VMware Server
4 3 (0.84%) Terminal Services
4 3 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.56%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.56%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.56%) vSphere
6 1 (0.28%) Xen
6 1 (0.28%) XenApp
6 1 (0.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (2.52%) Puppet
2 7 (1.96%) Oracle Identity Management
2 7 (1.96%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 7 (1.96%) SCOM
3 6 (1.68%) SCCM
4 4 (1.12%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (1.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.56%) Ansible
5 2 (0.56%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.56%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.56%) vRealize
6 1 (0.28%) Grafana
6 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.28%) Kibana
6 1 (0.28%) logstash
6 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.28%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 94 (26.33%) Microsoft
2 44 (12.32%) Oracle
3 27 (7.56%) Tableau
4 14 (3.92%) VMware
5 10 (2.80%) Cisco
6 8 (2.24%) Google
7 7 (1.96%) Cognos
7 7 (1.96%) IBM
7 7 (1.96%) SAP
8 6 (1.68%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.68%) Sybase
9 5 (1.40%) NetApp
9 5 (1.40%) Sitecore
9 5 (1.40%) Zend
10 4 (1.12%) Citrix
10 4 (1.12%) Netezza
11 3 (0.84%) Splunk
11 3 (0.84%) Symantec
12 2 (0.56%) MuleSoft
12 2 (0.56%) Solace
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