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 29 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 64 49 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 14.65% 13.10% 16.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.44% 35.51% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 33 19
Median daily rate £378 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £267 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £17.25 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £28.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-1.75% +11.76%
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
225 138 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 51.49% 36.90% 35.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 92 47
Median daily rate £400 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
Median hourly rate £45.00 £17.25 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+160.86% +12.12%
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 29 August 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for SQL.

1 69 (47.26%) Oracle
2 65 (44.52%) Finance
3 59 (40.41%) SQL Server
4 37 (25.34%) Data Modelling
4 37 (25.34%) Business Intelligence
5 36 (24.66%) Hadoop
5 36 (24.66%) Visualisation
5 36 (24.66%) Data Visualisation
6 35 (23.97%) SAS
6 35 (23.97%) C#
6 35 (23.97%) Unix
6 35 (23.97%) Informatica
7 34 (23.29%) ERwin
7 34 (23.29%) MVC
8 32 (21.92%) Linux
9 31 (21.23%) HBase
10 30 (20.55%) Data Warehouse
10 30 (20.55%) jQuery
11 29 (19.86%) Windows
11 29 (19.86%) JavaScript
12 28 (19.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 26 (17.81%) Data Architecture
13 26 (17.81%) Shell Script
14 25 (17.12%) PostgreSQL
14 25 (17.12%) Java
14 25 (17.12%) Open Source
14 25 (17.12%) Apache Hive
14 25 (17.12%) MongoDB
15 24 (16.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 24 (16.44%) .NET

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 35 (23.97%) SAS
2 10 (6.85%) CICS
2 10 (6.85%) IBM HTTP Server
3 9 (6.16%) Tomcat
4 8 (5.48%) IIS
5 7 (4.79%) Apache
5 7 (4.79%) nginx
5 7 (4.79%) WebSphere
6 6 (4.11%) Oracle Coherence
6 6 (4.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (2.05%) CMS
8 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.68%) Confluence
9 1 (0.68%) JBoss
9 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.68%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (4.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.68%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.79%) GitHub
3 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.16%) LAN
1 9 (6.16%) Multicast
1 9 (6.16%) SAN
1 9 (6.16%) WAN
2 8 (5.48%) FCoE
2 8 (5.48%) Fibre Channel
2 8 (5.48%) iSCSI
2 8 (5.48%) NAS
3 6 (4.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (40.41%) SQL Server
2 36 (24.66%) Hadoop
3 31 (21.23%) HBase
4 30 (20.55%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (17.12%) Apache Hive
5 25 (17.12%) MongoDB
5 25 (17.12%) PostgreSQL
6 24 (16.44%) BusinessObjects
6 24 (16.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 23 (15.75%) Pentaho
7 23 (15.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 23 (15.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (15.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (12.33%) DB2
8 18 (12.33%) Oracle Database
9 11 (7.53%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (5.48%) NoSQL
11 8 (5.48%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (4.11%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 34 (23.29%) ERwin
2 11 (7.53%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.79%) Artifactory
3 7 (4.79%) GitLab
3 7 (4.79%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.11%) HP UFT
5 4 (2.74%) Maven
5 4 (2.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (2.74%) Subversion
6 3 (2.05%) JUnit
6 3 (2.05%) LoadRunner
6 3 (2.05%) Mockito
7 2 (1.37%) Gitweb
7 2 (1.37%) Gradle
8 1 (0.68%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.68%) JIRA
8 1 (0.68%) Selenium
8 1 (0.68%) Toad
8 1 (0.68%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 65 (44.52%) Finance
2 23 (15.75%) Banking
3 7 (4.79%) Back Office
4 3 (2.05%) Billing
5 2 (1.37%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.37%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.37%) Retail
5 2 (1.37%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Local Government
6 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (39.04%) Developer
2 43 (29.45%) Architect
3 24 (16.44%) SQL Developer
4 20 (13.70%) Enterprise Architect
5 19 (13.01%) Infrastructure Architect
6 17 (11.64%) Analyst
7 16 (10.96%) .NET Developer
8 14 (9.59%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 14 (9.59%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (8.90%) Data Architect
9 13 (8.90%) Tester
10 12 (8.22%) Enterprise Data Architect
11 11 (7.53%) C# Developer
12 10 (6.85%) Senior Architect
13 9 (6.16%) Senior Enterprise Architect
14 8 (5.48%) Test Analyst
15 7 (4.79%) DevOps Engineer
15 7 (4.79%) ETL Tester
15 7 (4.79%) SQL Server Developer
16 6 (4.11%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (20.55%) jQuery
2 28 (19.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 24 (16.44%) .NET
4 22 (15.07%) Unity DI Container
5 20 (13.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 20 (13.70%) Entity Framework
5 20 (13.70%) Razor View Engine
6 19 (13.01%) Middleware
7 18 (12.33%) .NET Framework
8 16 (10.96%) XML
9 15 (10.27%) HTML
10 10 (6.85%) WebSphere MQ
11 9 (6.16%) CSS
12 8 (5.48%) Ajax
13 7 (4.79%) JSON
13 7 (4.79%) Sensu
13 7 (4.79%) Web Services
13 7 (4.79%) XSLT
14 6 (4.11%) MCollective
14 6 (4.11%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 36 (24.66%) Visualisation
2 23 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (15.07%) Inversion of Control
4 13 (8.90%) Data Integration
5 12 (8.22%) Replication
6 10 (6.85%) Algorithms
7 9 (6.16%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.05%) Reference Data
9 2 (1.37%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.37%) Clustering
9 2 (1.37%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.37%) Derivative
9 2 (1.37%) FMCG
9 2 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.37%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.37%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 35 (23.97%) Unix
2 32 (21.92%) Linux
3 29 (19.86%) Windows
4 18 (12.33%) Solaris
5 12 (8.22%) AIX
6 11 (7.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (7.53%) SUSE
6 11 (7.53%) zOS
7 7 (4.79%) CoreOS
8 3 (2.05%) Windows Server
9 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (25.34%) Business Intelligence
1 37 (25.34%) Data Modelling
2 36 (24.66%) Data Visualisation
3 34 (23.29%) MVC
4 26 (17.81%) Data Architecture
5 25 (17.12%) Open Source
6 24 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (10.96%) ETL
7 16 (10.96%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (10.27%) Data Transformation
8 15 (10.27%) Validation
9 13 (8.90%) Data Validation
10 11 (7.53%) Data Management
10 11 (7.53%) Logical Data Model
10 11 (7.53%) Physical Data Model
11 10 (6.85%) Feasibility Study
11 10 (6.85%) Web Development
12 9 (6.16%) Dimensional Modelling
12 9 (6.16%) Information Management
12 9 (6.16%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 35 (23.97%) C#
2 29 (19.86%) JavaScript
3 26 (17.81%) Shell Script
4 25 (17.12%) Java
5 22 (15.07%) VBA
6 20 (13.70%) T-SQL
7 16 (10.96%) PL/SQL
8 14 (9.59%) Python
9 7 (4.79%) Go
9 7 (4.79%) Ruby
10 6 (4.11%) C++
10 6 (4.11%) Erlang
11 4 (2.74%) PHP
11 4 (2.74%) VB
11 4 (2.74%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.37%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.37%) C
13 1 (0.68%) PHP 5
13 1 (0.68%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 14 (9.59%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.48%) BPSS Clearance
2 8 (5.48%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.42%) SAS Certification
4 4 (2.74%) ISEB
5 3 (2.05%) Degree
6 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.16%) Disclosure Scotland
1 9 (6.16%) QA
2 2 (1.37%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.37%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (1.37%) EMIR
2 2 (1.37%) MiFID
System Software
1 18 (12.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.48%) Hyper-V
2 8 (5.48%) KVM
2 8 (5.48%) NFS
2 8 (5.48%) SRDF
2 8 (5.48%) Xen
3 7 (4.79%) Ceph
3 7 (4.79%) Docker
3 7 (4.79%) etcd
3 7 (4.79%) flannel
3 7 (4.79%) GlusterFS
3 7 (4.79%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (0.68%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (6.16%) Control-M
2 7 (4.79%) Ansible
2 7 (4.79%) Graphite
2 7 (4.79%) HAProxy
2 7 (4.79%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 7 (4.79%) Kubernetes
2 7 (4.79%) logstash
2 7 (4.79%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 7 (4.79%) Puppet
2 7 (4.79%) rkt
3 1 (0.68%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Flashback
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 69 (47.26%) Oracle
2 35 (23.97%) Informatica
3 24 (16.44%) CA
4 23 (15.75%) Tableau
5 19 (13.01%) VMware
6 18 (12.33%) Intel
7 9 (6.16%) Cisco
7 9 (6.16%) Microsoft
7 9 (6.16%) Sybase
8 8 (5.48%) EMC
8 8 (5.48%) IBM
8 8 (5.48%) NetApp
9 6 (4.11%) DataSynapse
9 6 (4.11%) TIBCO
10 5 (3.42%) Teradata
11 4 (2.74%) HP
12 2 (1.37%) AppDynamics
12 2 (1.37%) Pega
12 2 (1.37%) Vitria
13 1 (0.68%) DataFlux
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