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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 158 290 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 10.41% 20.25% 16.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.98% 43.61% 34.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 220 144
Median daily rate £363 £325 £309
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £16.09 £35.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.02% +97.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+48.88% -29.68%
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
753 665 597
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 49.60% 46.44% 47.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 489 429
Median daily rate £400 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £285 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 10
Median hourly rate £9.00 £35.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.28% +55.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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.

1 168 (46.28%) SQL Server
2 110 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (26.45%) Microsoft
4 89 (24.52%) .NET
5 85 (23.42%) T-SQL
6 79 (21.76%) Windows
6 79 (21.76%) Linux
7 70 (19.28%) C#
8 69 (19.01%) Finance
9 65 (17.91%) Oracle
10 57 (15.70%) Business Intelligence
11 52 (14.33%) JavaScript
12 50 (13.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 47 (12.95%) SQL Server 2008
14 46 (12.67%) ASP.NET
15 45 (12.40%) Data Warehouse
16 44 (12.12%) ETL
16 44 (12.12%) Unix
16 44 (12.12%) MS Excel
17 41 (11.29%) MVC
18 40 (11.02%) PL/SQL
18 40 (11.02%) Team Foundation Server
19 38 (10.47%) Java
20 36 (9.92%) SQL Server 2012
21 35 (9.64%) HTML
21 35 (9.64%) TDD
21 35 (9.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 34 (9.37%) Analytical Skills
23 33 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 32 (8.82%) Windows Server

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 24 (6.61%) SharePoint
2 17 (4.68%) Apache
3 16 (4.41%) SAS
4 6 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.38%) Apache Solr
5 5 (1.38%) Node.js
6 4 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.10%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.10%) OpenStack
6 4 (1.10%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.83%) CloudStack
7 3 (0.83%) CMS
7 3 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (0.83%) IIS
7 3 (0.83%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.83%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
8 2 (0.55%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.55%) LiveCycle
8 2 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 44 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.58%) MS Office
3 10 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.20%) MS Project
4 8 (2.20%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.55%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (5.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.38%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.55%) GitHub
4 2 (0.55%) Office 365
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.03%) SAN
2 6 (1.65%) Firewall
2 6 (1.65%) Internet
3 4 (1.10%) DNS
4 3 (0.83%) HTTP
4 3 (0.83%) NAS
4 3 (0.83%) Network Security
4 3 (0.83%) SSH
4 3 (0.83%) VPN
5 2 (0.55%) BGP
5 2 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.55%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.55%) DHCP
5 2 (0.55%) EIGRP
5 2 (0.55%) MPLS
5 2 (0.55%) OSPF
6 1 (0.28%) SSL
6 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.28%) VRRP
6 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (46.28%) SQL Server
2 50 (13.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 47 (12.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 45 (12.40%) Data Warehouse
5 36 (9.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 35 (9.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 33 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 25 (6.89%) SQL Server 2005
9 22 (6.06%) MySQL
9 22 (6.06%) NoSQL
9 22 (6.06%) Relational Database
10 18 (4.96%) Oracle Database
10 18 (4.96%) SQL Server 2014
11 17 (4.68%) MS Access
12 15 (4.13%) Data Mining
13 14 (3.86%) Hadoop
14 12 (3.31%) DB2
14 12 (3.31%) RDBMS
15 9 (2.48%) MongoDB
15 9 (2.48%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 40 (11.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (4.68%) Git (software)
3 14 (3.86%) Jenkins
4 12 (3.31%) Selenium
5 10 (2.75%) Maven
5 10 (2.75%) Subversion
6 9 (2.48%) Visual Studio
7 8 (2.20%) JUnit
8 7 (1.93%) Cucumber
8 7 (1.93%) PHPUnit
9 6 (1.65%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.83%) JIRA
10 3 (0.83%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.55%) Ant
11 2 (0.55%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.55%) ERwin
11 2 (0.55%) FitNesse
11 2 (0.55%) Oracle APEX
12 1 (0.28%) NUnit
12 1 (0.28%) Toad
General
1 69 (19.01%) Finance
2 16 (4.41%) Legal
3 11 (3.03%) Banking
4 9 (2.48%) Law
5 8 (2.20%) Games
6 6 (1.65%) Back Office
7 4 (1.10%) Retail
8 3 (0.83%) Advertising
8 3 (0.83%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.55%) Marketing
10 1 (0.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 175 (48.21%) Developer
2 76 (20.94%) Analyst
3 64 (17.63%) SQL Developer
4 47 (12.95%) .NET Developer
5 37 (10.19%) DBA
6 30 (8.26%) SQL Analyst
7 28 (7.71%) Applications Support
8 25 (6.89%) Administrator
9 24 (6.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 24 (6.61%) SQL DBA
10 23 (6.34%) C# Developer
10 23 (6.34%) Java Developer
11 22 (6.06%) Applications Support Analyst
11 22 (6.06%) Support Analyst
12 18 (4.96%) C# .NET Developer
12 18 (4.96%) Test Analyst
13 16 (4.41%) SSIS Developer
14 15 (4.13%) SQL Support Analyst
15 14 (3.86%) ASP.NET Developer
15 14 (3.86%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (24.52%) .NET
2 46 (12.67%) ASP.NET
3 35 (9.64%) HTML
4 27 (7.44%) jQuery
5 24 (6.61%) CSS
6 22 (6.06%) XML
7 20 (5.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (5.51%) Web Services
8 19 (5.23%) Entity Framework
9 17 (4.68%) .NET Framework
10 16 (4.41%) ASP.NET Web API
10 16 (4.41%) MDX
11 15 (4.13%) LAMP
12 12 (3.31%) WCF
13 11 (3.03%) Spring
14 10 (2.75%) RESTful
15 9 (2.48%) AngularJS
15 9 (2.48%) JSON
15 9 (2.48%) Velocity
16 8 (2.20%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.37%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (7.99%) Replication
3 15 (4.13%) Clustering
4 12 (3.31%) Data Centre
5 10 (2.75%) Algorithms
6 9 (2.48%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.20%) NHS
8 7 (1.93%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.93%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.10%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.10%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.83%) Data Extraction
10 3 (0.83%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.55%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.55%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.55%) iSeries
11 2 (0.55%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.55%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 79 (21.76%) Linux
1 79 (21.76%) Windows
2 44 (12.12%) Unix
3 32 (8.82%) Windows Server
4 10 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.55%) AIX
7 2 (0.55%) Solaris
8 1 (0.28%) HPUX
8 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.28%) SUSE
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.28%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (15.70%) Business Intelligence
3 44 (12.12%) ETL
4 41 (11.29%) MVC
5 35 (9.64%) TDD
6 29 (7.99%) Unit Testing
7 28 (7.71%) Scrum
8 26 (7.16%) CRM
9 24 (6.61%) Performance Tuning
10 23 (6.34%) E-Commerce
11 21 (5.79%) Analytics
12 20 (5.51%) Data Modelling
13 19 (5.23%) BDD
14 18 (4.96%) Web Development
15 17 (4.68%) Change Management
15 17 (4.68%) Service Delivery
16 16 (4.41%) OO
17 15 (4.13%) Front End Development
17 15 (4.13%) Project Management
18 14 (3.86%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 85 (23.42%) T-SQL
2 70 (19.28%) C#
3 52 (14.33%) JavaScript
4 40 (11.02%) PL/SQL
5 38 (10.47%) Java
6 20 (5.51%) PHP
7 17 (4.68%) VBA
8 11 (3.03%) C++
8 11 (3.03%) VB.NET
9 10 (2.75%) Shell Script
9 10 (2.75%) VB
10 9 (2.48%) PowerShell
11 8 (2.20%) PHP 5
11 8 (2.20%) Ruby
12 6 (1.65%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.10%) Perl
14 3 (0.83%) Python
15 2 (0.55%) ANSI SQL
16 1 (0.28%) Scala
16 1 (0.28%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (4.13%) Degree
2 9 (2.48%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.20%) ISEB
3 8 (2.20%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.38%) MCSE
5 5 (1.38%) SAS Certification
5 5 (1.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (1.10%) CCA
6 4 (1.10%) MCSA
7 3 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.55%) CCIE
8 2 (0.55%) CCNP
8 2 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.55%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.28%) CCNA
9 1 (0.28%) CCSP
9 1 (0.28%) CISSP
9 1 (0.28%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.41%) Data Quality
2 13 (3.58%) QA
3 7 (1.93%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.38%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.83%) Terminal Services
4 3 (0.83%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.83%) vSphere
4 3 (0.83%) Xen
4 3 (0.83%) XenServer
5 2 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.28%) Docker
6 1 (0.28%) HDFS
6 1 (0.28%) vCloud
6 1 (0.28%) XenApp
6 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (1.65%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (1.65%) Puppet
2 5 (1.38%) Data Guard
3 4 (1.10%) Oracle Identity Management
4 3 (0.83%) Cobbler
4 3 (0.83%) Graphite
4 3 (0.83%) Nagios
4 3 (0.83%) Opsview
4 3 (0.83%) SCCM
4 3 (0.83%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.55%) collectd
5 2 (0.55%) Icinga
5 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.55%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.28%) Cacti
6 1 (0.28%) SCOM
6 1 (0.28%) SCSM
6 1 (0.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 96 (26.45%) Microsoft
2 65 (17.91%) Oracle
3 17 (4.68%) VMware
4 13 (3.58%) HP
5 12 (3.31%) Informatica
6 11 (3.03%) Citrix
7 9 (2.48%) Red Hat
8 8 (2.20%) iManage
8 8 (2.20%) Zend
9 7 (1.93%) Cisco
10 6 (1.65%) Adobe
10 6 (1.65%) Sitecore
11 5 (1.38%) NetApp
11 5 (1.38%) Omniture
12 4 (1.10%) IBM
12 4 (1.10%) ServiceNow
12 4 (1.10%) Symantec
12 4 (1.10%) Tableau
13 3 (0.83%) EnterpriseDB
13 3 (0.83%) Zerto
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