The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 36 24 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 14.52% 13.41% 15.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.50% 31.58% 58.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 19
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£300 £319 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £208 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £492 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +13.20%
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
96 76 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 38.71% 42.46% 26.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 46 28
Average daily rate £320 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £227 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 4
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 July 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 41 (48.81%) SQL Server
2 28 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 26 (30.95%) .NET
4 25 (29.76%) Oracle
5 23 (27.38%) Linux
6 18 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (20.24%) Windows
7 17 (20.24%) T-SQL
8 15 (17.86%) ITIL
8 15 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (15.48%) Finance
10 13 (15.48%) IIS
10 13 (15.48%) Java
11 12 (14.29%) SharePoint
11 12 (14.29%) Migration
12 11 (13.10%) ETL
12 11 (13.10%) JBoss
13 10 (11.90%) JavaScript
13 10 (11.90%) VB
13 10 (11.90%) Firewall
14 9 (10.71%) BizTalk Server
14 9 (10.71%) ASP.NET
14 9 (10.71%) Puppet
14 9 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
14 9 (10.71%) Oracle Database
15 8 (9.52%) Jenkins
15 8 (9.52%) Docker
15 8 (9.52%) DevOps

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (15.48%) IIS
2 12 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 11 (13.10%) JBoss
4 9 (10.71%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (5.95%) SAS
6 2 (2.38%) Apache
6 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (2.38%) CMS400.NET
7 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.90%) Firewall
2 2 (2.38%) SAN
2 2 (2.38%) DNS
3 1 (1.19%) SSL
3 1 (1.19%) LAN
3 1 (1.19%) WAN
3 1 (1.19%) DHCP
3 1 (1.19%) HTTP
3 1 (1.19%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (48.81%) SQL Server
2 18 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (10.71%) Oracle Database
4 8 (9.52%) CouchDB
4 8 (9.52%) MongoDB
4 8 (9.52%) DB2
4 8 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (7.14%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.57%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.57%) DataStage
7 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.38%) MySQL
8 2 (2.38%) Base SAS
8 2 (2.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (2.38%) Sybase IQ
8 2 (2.38%) Sybase ASE
8 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 8 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.14%) ERwin
3 2 (2.38%) Maven
3 2 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.19%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.19%) Toad
4 1 (1.19%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (15.48%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Banking
3 4 (4.76%) Games
4 1 (1.19%) Retail
4 1 (1.19%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (35.71%) Developer
2 13 (15.48%) Analyst
3 12 (14.29%) DBA
3 12 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 9 (10.71%) Migration Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Lead Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Applications Support
7 4 (4.76%) MI Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.57%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (3.57%) PHP Developer
8 3 (3.57%) ETL Developer
9 2 (2.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 2 (2.38%) Technical Leader
9 2 (2.38%) SAS Developer
9 2 (2.38%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (2.38%) Sybase DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (30.95%) .NET
2 9 (10.71%) ASP.NET
3 8 (9.52%) Web Services
3 8 (9.52%) XML
3 8 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (9.52%) Kafka
4 6 (7.14%) HTML
4 6 (7.14%) CSS
5 5 (5.95%) .NET Framework
5 5 (5.95%) WCF
6 4 (4.76%) WPF
6 4 (4.76%) jQuery
6 4 (4.76%) Entity Framework
6 4 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (3.57%) Task Parallel Library
8 2 (2.38%) REST
8 2 (2.38%) SOAP
8 2 (2.38%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.38%) Spring
9 1 (1.19%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.14%) Private Cloud
1 6 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.76%) Online Games
2 4 (4.76%) Client/Server
2 4 (4.76%) Clustering
3 3 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (3.57%) Life Science
3 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.38%) Replication
4 2 (2.38%) Data Extraction
4 2 (2.38%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.38%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.38%) CCTV
5 1 (1.19%) NHS
5 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.19%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.38%) Linux
2 17 (20.24%) Windows
3 14 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (9.52%) UNIX
4 8 (9.52%) CentOS
5 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.95%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (5.95%) Windows 2000
6 5 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.86%) ITIL
1 15 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (14.29%) Migration
4 11 (13.10%) ETL
5 8 (9.52%) Data Modelling
5 8 (9.52%) Data Management
5 8 (9.52%) DevOps
6 7 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (8.33%) SDLC
6 7 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 7 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
7 6 (7.14%) CRM
7 6 (7.14%) Microservices
8 4 (4.76%) Software Delivery
9 3 (3.57%) MVVM
9 3 (3.57%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.57%) Project Management
9 3 (3.57%) Data Protection
10 2 (2.38%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.24%) T-SQL
2 13 (15.48%) Java
3 10 (11.90%) JavaScript
3 10 (11.90%) VB
4 8 (9.52%) PL/SQL
4 8 (9.52%) Bash Shell
5 6 (7.14%) C#
6 5 (5.95%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.76%) PHP
8 2 (2.38%) Perl
8 2 (2.38%) VBA
8 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.19%) SAS Macro
9 1 (1.19%) RPG/400
9 1 (1.19%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (2.38%) ISEB
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.19%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (9.52%) Docker
2 3 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.19%) vSphere
3 1 (1.19%) vCloud
3 1 (1.19%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (10.71%) Puppet
1 9 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (9.52%) Salt
2 8 (9.52%) Graphite
3 5 (5.95%) Control-M
3 5 (5.95%) Foglight
4 1 (1.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 25 (29.76%) Oracle
3 8 (9.52%) Splunk
4 6 (7.14%) EMC
4 6 (7.14%) Informatica
4 6 (7.14%) NetApp
4 6 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.95%) Cisco
5 5 (5.95%) New Relic
6 4 (4.76%) VMware
7 3 (3.57%) Teradata
7 3 (3.57%) Sybase
7 3 (3.57%) Cognos
8 2 (2.38%) Ektron
8 2 (2.38%) Business Objects
8 2 (2.38%) IBM
8 2 (2.38%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.19%) MKS
9 1 (1.19%) Ab Initio
9 1 (1.19%) Zend
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