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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL 177 349 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 11.92% 20.29% 11.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.51% 48.27% 33.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 261 78
Median daily rate £355 £335 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.97% +7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £357
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £28.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-0.44% +12.50%
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 Leeds region.

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
753 723 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 50.71% 42.03% 33.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 526 228
Median daily rate £400 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £30.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.73% -39.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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 24 August 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 160 (48.19%) SQL Server
2 92 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (25.60%) Microsoft
4 74 (22.29%) T-SQL
5 67 (20.18%) .NET
6 64 (19.28%) Windows
7 62 (18.67%) Oracle
8 56 (16.87%) C#
9 55 (16.57%) Java
9 55 (16.57%) Finance
10 53 (15.96%) Linux
11 51 (15.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 50 (15.06%) ETL
13 49 (14.76%) JavaScript
14 45 (13.55%) ASP.NET
15 43 (12.95%) Windows Server
16 39 (11.75%) NoSQL
16 39 (11.75%) HTML
16 39 (11.75%) MVC
17 38 (11.45%) Data Warehouse
18 37 (11.14%) Unix
18 37 (11.14%) SQL Server 2008
19 36 (10.84%) CRM
20 34 (10.24%) TDD
21 33 (9.94%) Business Intelligence
22 31 (9.34%) Analytical Skills
23 30 (9.04%) SQL Server 2012
23 30 (9.04%) PL/SQL
24 29 (8.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 28 (8.43%) CSS

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 23 (6.93%) SharePoint
2 18 (5.42%) SAS
3 13 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (3.01%) IIS
5 9 (2.71%) Apache
6 8 (2.41%) Apache Solr
6 8 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (2.11%) CMS
7 7 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (1.81%) MS Exchange
9 5 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (1.51%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (1.51%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.20%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.90%) Confluence
11 3 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.90%) JBoss
11 3 (0.90%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.60%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.60%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 25 (7.53%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.11%) InfoPath
3 5 (1.51%) MS Office
4 2 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 26 (7.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.60%) Magento
3 1 (0.30%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.51%) GitHub
3 4 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.90%) Office 365
5 2 (0.60%) Slack
6 1 (0.30%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.30%) IaaS
6 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.31%) Firewall
2 9 (2.71%) SAN
3 7 (2.11%) LAN
3 7 (2.11%) VPN
3 7 (2.11%) WAN
4 6 (1.81%) BGP
4 6 (1.81%) DNS
4 6 (1.81%) MPLS
4 6 (1.81%) Network Security
4 6 (1.81%) SSH
5 5 (1.51%) Kerberos
5 5 (1.51%) VLAN
6 4 (1.20%) SSL
7 3 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (0.90%) NAS
8 2 (0.60%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (0.60%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (0.60%) Internet
8 2 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (48.19%) SQL Server
2 51 (15.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 39 (11.75%) NoSQL
4 38 (11.45%) Data Warehouse
5 37 (11.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 30 (9.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 29 (8.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 25 (7.53%) Relational Database
9 23 (6.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 21 (6.33%) Oracle Database
11 20 (6.02%) SQL Server 2005
12 16 (4.82%) DB2
13 14 (4.22%) Hadoop
14 13 (3.92%) MongoDB
14 13 (3.92%) MySQL
15 12 (3.61%) RDBMS
15 12 (3.61%) SQL Server 2014
16 11 (3.31%) Apache Cassandra
17 9 (2.71%) OLAP
17 9 (2.71%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 19 (5.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (4.82%) Git (software)
3 15 (4.52%) Selenium
4 11 (3.31%) Jenkins
5 10 (3.01%) JIRA
6 9 (2.71%) Cucumber
6 9 (2.71%) Visual Studio
7 8 (2.41%) Subversion
8 5 (1.51%) Maven
9 4 (1.20%) JUnit
9 4 (1.20%) SoapUI
9 4 (1.20%) Vagrant
9 4 (1.20%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.90%) Appium
10 3 (0.90%) Mockito
10 3 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.90%) Oracle APEX
10 3 (0.90%) ProC
11 2 (0.60%) PHPUnit
11 2 (0.60%) TeamCity
General
1 55 (16.57%) Finance
2 16 (4.82%) Banking
2 16 (4.82%) Legal
3 9 (2.71%) Games
3 9 (2.71%) Law
4 8 (2.41%) Retail
5 5 (1.51%) Back Office
6 4 (1.20%) Advertising
7 2 (0.60%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 175 (52.71%) Developer
2 64 (19.28%) SQL Developer
3 49 (14.76%) Analyst
4 39 (11.75%) .NET Developer
5 34 (10.24%) Java Developer
6 26 (7.83%) DBA
7 21 (6.33%) C# Developer
8 20 (6.02%) Administrator
9 18 (5.42%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (4.82%) ETL Developer
11 15 (4.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 15 (4.52%) SSIS Developer
12 13 (3.92%) Applications Support
12 13 (3.92%) Consultant
12 13 (3.92%) Database Developer
12 13 (3.92%) SQL DBA
13 12 (3.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 11 (3.31%) SQL Database Developer
14 11 (3.31%) Support Analyst
15 10 (3.01%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (20.18%) .NET
2 45 (13.55%) ASP.NET
3 39 (11.75%) HTML
4 28 (8.43%) CSS
5 26 (7.83%) jQuery
6 21 (6.33%) XML
7 20 (6.02%) Web Services
8 18 (5.42%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (5.42%) Entity Framework
9 17 (5.12%) .NET Framework
9 17 (5.12%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (4.22%) RabbitMQ
11 13 (3.92%) J2EE
12 11 (3.31%) Ajax
12 11 (3.31%) RESTful
13 10 (3.01%) KnockoutJS
13 10 (3.01%) Spring
13 10 (3.01%) Velocity
14 9 (2.71%) AngularJS
14 9 (2.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.34%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (6.93%) Replication
3 15 (4.52%) Data Centre
4 13 (3.92%) Algorithms
5 10 (3.01%) Clustering
6 9 (2.71%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.81%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (1.20%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.20%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.20%) Data Extraction
8 4 (1.20%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.20%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (1.20%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.20%) NHS
8 4 (1.20%) User Experience
9 3 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.90%) iSeries
9 3 (0.90%) Statistics
10 2 (0.60%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 64 (19.28%) Windows
2 53 (15.96%) Linux
3 43 (12.95%) Windows Server
4 37 (11.14%) Unix
5 14 (4.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.20%) Solaris
8 3 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.60%) AIX
9 2 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.30%) Android
10 1 (0.30%) HPUX
10 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.30%) OS/400
10 1 (0.30%) SUSE
10 1 (0.30%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (15.06%) ETL
3 39 (11.75%) MVC
4 36 (10.84%) CRM
5 34 (10.24%) TDD
6 33 (9.94%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (6.93%) Scrum
7 23 (6.93%) Unit Testing
8 22 (6.63%) Performance Tuning
9 20 (6.02%) Migration
10 18 (5.42%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (5.42%) Front End Development
11 16 (4.82%) BDD
11 16 (4.82%) SOLID
12 14 (4.22%) Data Modelling
12 14 (4.22%) ITIL
13 13 (3.92%) E-Commerce
13 13 (3.92%) OOP
14 12 (3.61%) Change Management
14 12 (3.61%) OO
Programming Languages
1 74 (22.29%) T-SQL
2 56 (16.87%) C#
3 55 (16.57%) Java
4 49 (14.76%) JavaScript
5 30 (9.04%) PL/SQL
6 16 (4.82%) PowerShell
7 15 (4.52%) PHP
8 12 (3.61%) C++
9 9 (2.71%) Shell Script
10 8 (2.41%) VB.NET
11 7 (2.11%) Ruby
11 7 (2.11%) Scala
11 7 (2.11%) VBA
12 5 (1.51%) Python
13 4 (1.20%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.90%) Perl
14 3 (0.90%) VB
15 2 (0.60%) PHP 5
15 2 (0.60%) R
15 2 (0.60%) RPG
Qualifications
1 14 (4.22%) Degree
2 9 (2.71%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (2.71%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.41%) ISEB
3 8 (2.41%) ISTQB
3 8 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (2.11%) CCNA
4 7 (2.11%) CCNP
4 7 (2.11%) MCSE
5 5 (1.51%) CCDA
5 5 (1.51%) CCIE
6 4 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.20%) MCSA
6 4 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.60%) CCA
7 2 (0.60%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.60%) MCITP
7 2 (0.60%) PhD
7 2 (0.60%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.71%) QA
2 5 (1.51%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.30%) ISO22301
System Software
1 26 (7.83%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.51%) Terminal Services
3 5 (1.51%) Virtual Desktop
3 5 (1.51%) VMware Server
4 4 (1.20%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.90%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (2.41%) SCCM
1 8 (2.41%) SCOM
2 7 (2.11%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (1.51%) Data Guard
3 5 (1.51%) Puppet
4 3 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.60%) collectd
5 2 (0.60%) Graphite
5 2 (0.60%) Icinga
5 2 (0.60%) Nagios
5 2 (0.60%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.60%) Opsview
5 2 (0.60%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (0.60%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.30%) Control-M
6 1 (0.30%) MAINVIEW
6 1 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 85 (25.60%) Microsoft
2 62 (18.67%) Oracle
3 22 (6.63%) VMware
4 14 (4.22%) Cisco
5 13 (3.92%) Citrix
6 12 (3.61%) HP
6 12 (3.61%) Informatica
7 10 (3.01%) Red Hat
7 10 (3.01%) Sitecore
8 9 (2.71%) iManage
9 7 (2.11%) NetApp
9 7 (2.11%) Symantec
10 6 (1.81%) Sybase
11 5 (1.51%) Netezza
12 4 (1.20%) IBM
12 4 (1.20%) ServiceNow
12 4 (1.20%) Splunk
13 3 (0.90%) CommVault
13 3 (0.90%) Intel
13 3 (0.90%) Reuters
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Rate: £0.00 per annum + Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 21 hours ago
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