The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL 55 62 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 10.66% 14.25% 20.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.21% 41.61% 56.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 50 31
Median daily rate £450 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £216 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £501 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £31.46 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +34.61%
SQL
South 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 Sheffield region.

Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
195 149 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 37.79% 34.25% 36.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 122 52
Median daily rate £450 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +28.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £522 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £13.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+284.61% -16.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

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

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

SQL
Hourly Rate Histogram in Sheffield

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

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Sheffield

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for SQL.

1 62 (50.82%) SQL Server
2 41 (33.61%) Finance
3 39 (31.97%) C#
4 32 (26.23%) T-SQL
4 32 (26.23%) Oracle
5 30 (24.59%) .NET
6 28 (22.95%) Linux
7 26 (21.31%) Windows
7 26 (21.31%) MVC
7 26 (21.31%) jQuery
8 25 (20.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 25 (20.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 23 (18.85%) Unity DI Container
9 23 (18.85%) Entity Framework
9 23 (18.85%) Razor View Engine
9 23 (18.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 23 (18.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 23 (18.85%) Inversion of Control
10 21 (17.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 20 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (15.57%) XML
12 19 (15.57%) VBA
12 19 (15.57%) HTML
13 18 (14.75%) .NET Framework
14 17 (13.93%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (13.93%) VMware
14 17 (13.93%) Replication
14 17 (13.93%) JavaScript
14 17 (13.93%) ETL
15 16 (13.11%) Intel

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (9.84%) Confluence
2 9 (7.38%) CICS
2 9 (7.38%) IBM HTTP Server
3 8 (6.56%) CMS
4 7 (5.74%) SAS
4 7 (5.74%) Tomcat
5 6 (4.92%) Apache
5 6 (4.92%) IIS
5 6 (4.92%) WebSphere
5 6 (4.92%) WordPress
6 5 (4.10%) Apache Spark
6 5 (4.10%) nginx
6 5 (4.10%) Oracle Coherence
6 5 (4.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.64%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.64%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (4.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.82%) MS Office
2 1 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (5.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.10%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.10%) GitHub
2 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.82%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.82%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.82%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.56%) LAN
1 8 (6.56%) Multicast
1 8 (6.56%) WAN
2 7 (5.74%) FCoE
2 7 (5.74%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (5.74%) iSCSI
2 7 (5.74%) NAS
2 7 (5.74%) SAN
3 5 (4.10%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (50.82%) SQL Server
2 25 (20.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (18.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (17.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (13.11%) MySQL
6 12 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (9.84%) Hadoop
7 11 (9.02%) DB2
7 11 (9.02%) HBase
7 11 (9.02%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (6.56%) NoSQL
9 7 (5.74%) Big Data
9 7 (5.74%) Oracle Database
10 6 (4.92%) Apache Hive
11 5 (4.10%) Data Lake
11 5 (4.10%) DataStage
11 5 (4.10%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (3.28%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (9.84%) Git (software)
1 12 (9.84%) JIRA
2 3 (2.46%) Artifactory
2 3 (2.46%) GitLab
2 3 (2.46%) Subversion
3 2 (1.64%) Gitweb
4 1 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.82%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.82%) ERwin
4 1 (0.82%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.82%) Maven
4 1 (0.82%) Vagrant
General
1 41 (33.61%) Finance
2 12 (9.84%) Banking
3 7 (5.74%) Back Office
4 4 (3.28%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.46%) Billing
6 1 (0.82%) Advertising
6 1 (0.82%) Local Government
6 1 (0.82%) Retail
6 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 63 (51.64%) Developer
2 29 (23.77%) SQL Developer
3 18 (14.75%) .NET Developer
3 18 (14.75%) Architect
4 17 (13.93%) Infrastructure Architect
5 16 (13.11%) DBA
6 13 (10.66%) C# Developer
6 13 (10.66%) SQL DBA
7 12 (9.84%) Consultant
7 12 (9.84%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 12 (9.84%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (8.20%) Analyst
8 10 (8.20%) PHP Developer
9 8 (6.56%) Java Developer
10 7 (5.74%) Data Analyst
11 6 (4.92%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (4.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 5 (4.10%) Big Data Analyst
12 5 (4.10%) Web Consultant
13 4 (3.28%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (24.59%) .NET
2 26 (21.31%) jQuery
3 25 (20.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 23 (18.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 23 (18.85%) Entity Framework
4 23 (18.85%) Razor View Engine
4 23 (18.85%) Unity DI Container
5 19 (15.57%) HTML
5 19 (15.57%) XML
6 18 (14.75%) .NET Framework
7 15 (12.30%) Middleware
8 14 (11.48%) CSS
9 10 (8.20%) Ajax
10 9 (7.38%) WebSphere MQ
11 8 (6.56%) XHTML
12 7 (5.74%) WCF
13 6 (4.92%) Hibernate
13 6 (4.92%) Spring
13 6 (4.92%) XSLT
14 5 (4.10%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.85%) Inversion of Control
2 17 (13.93%) Replication
3 14 (11.48%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.46%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.64%) Clustering
5 2 (1.64%) Fintech
5 2 (1.64%) FMCG
5 2 (1.64%) NHS
5 2 (1.64%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.64%) Statistics
6 1 (0.82%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.82%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.82%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.82%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (0.82%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 28 (22.95%) Linux
2 26 (21.31%) Windows
3 16 (13.11%) Solaris
4 11 (9.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (7.38%) AIX
5 9 (7.38%) SUSE
5 9 (7.38%) zOS
6 8 (6.56%) Unix
7 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.46%) CentOS
8 3 (2.46%) CoreOS
8 3 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.64%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.64%) Windows Server
9 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.31%) MVC
2 20 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (13.93%) ETL
4 14 (11.48%) Data Visualisation
4 14 (11.48%) Validation
5 13 (10.66%) Data Modelling
5 13 (10.66%) Data Validation
5 13 (10.66%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (7.38%) Feasibility Study
6 9 (7.38%) Web Development
7 8 (6.56%) Content Management
7 8 (6.56%) OOP
7 8 (6.56%) TDD
8 7 (5.74%) Benchmarking
8 7 (5.74%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 7 (5.74%) CRM
9 6 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (4.92%) Scrum
9 6 (4.92%) Software Engineering
9 6 (4.92%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (31.97%) C#
2 32 (26.23%) T-SQL
3 19 (15.57%) VBA
4 17 (13.93%) JavaScript
5 15 (12.30%) Java
6 12 (9.84%) PHP
7 9 (7.38%) Python
8 7 (5.74%) PL/SQL
9 6 (4.92%) PHP 5
10 4 (3.28%) Perl
10 4 (3.28%) VB
11 3 (2.46%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.46%) Go
11 3 (2.46%) Ruby
11 3 (2.46%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.46%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (7.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.46%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.64%) OCP
3 2 (1.64%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.82%) Degree
4 1 (0.82%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.82%) SAS Certification
4 1 (0.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.28%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 17 (13.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.74%) Hyper-V
2 7 (5.74%) KVM
2 7 (5.74%) NFS
2 7 (5.74%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (5.74%) SRDF
2 7 (5.74%) Xen
3 5 (4.10%) GlusterFS
4 4 (3.28%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.46%) Ceph
5 3 (2.46%) Docker
5 3 (2.46%) etcd
5 3 (2.46%) flannel
5 3 (2.46%) HDFS
6 1 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.82%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 7 (5.74%) Ansible
2 5 (4.10%) logstash
3 4 (3.28%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (3.28%) Puppet
4 3 (2.46%) Data Guard
4 3 (2.46%) Graphite
4 3 (2.46%) HAProxy
4 3 (2.46%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (2.46%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.46%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (2.46%) rkt
5 2 (1.64%) Kibana
6 1 (0.82%) Control-M
6 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.82%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (0.82%) Packer
6 1 (0.82%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (26.23%) Oracle
2 17 (13.93%) VMware
3 16 (13.11%) Intel
4 13 (10.66%) Microsoft
5 8 (6.56%) Cisco
6 7 (5.74%) EMC
6 7 (5.74%) NetApp
7 6 (4.92%) IBM
7 6 (4.92%) Informatica
7 6 (4.92%) Sybase
7 6 (4.92%) Zend
8 5 (4.10%) Ab Initio
8 5 (4.10%) DataSynapse
8 5 (4.10%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.64%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.64%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.82%) New Relic
10 1 (0.82%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.82%) Tableau
10 1 (0.82%) Teradata
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