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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 54 33 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 20.38% 17.84% 17.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 55.10% 44.00% 41.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 22 28
Average daily rate
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£393 £300 £178
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.83% +69.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £180 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -56.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £22.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -21.05%
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
98 75 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 36.98% 40.54% 42.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 39 69
Average daily rate £330 £300 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £180 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 4
Average hourly rate £15.50 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014, 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 29 (33.72%) Microsoft
2 23 (26.74%) Finance
3 22 (25.58%) Oracle
4 20 (23.26%) SQL Server
4 20 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (20.93%) .NET
5 18 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (17.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 15 (17.44%) Oracle Database
7 14 (16.28%) C#
7 14 (16.28%) JavaScript
7 14 (16.28%) Windows
8 13 (15.12%) Data Modelling
8 13 (15.12%) Banking
9 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET
9 12 (13.95%) Relational Database
10 11 (12.79%) Shell Script
10 11 (12.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (12.79%) Unit Testing
11 10 (11.63%) jQuery
11 10 (11.63%) Dynamics CRM
11 10 (11.63%) MVC
11 10 (11.63%) HTML
11 10 (11.63%) T-SQL
11 10 (11.63%) CRM
12 9 (10.47%) ETL
12 9 (10.47%) SAS
12 9 (10.47%) Web Services
12 9 (10.47%) XML
12 9 (10.47%) MicroStrategy

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 9 (10.47%) SAS
2 6 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.98%) Apache
2 6 (6.98%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.81%) IIS
4 4 (4.65%) JBoss
5 2 (2.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.33%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.33%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.33%) Lync
5 2 (2.33%) Magnolia
6 1 (1.16%) CMS
6 1 (1.16%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.16%) CICS
6 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.16%) Tuxedo
6 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (11.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.81%) DNS
1 5 (5.81%) SAN
2 4 (4.65%) DHCP
3 3 (3.49%) NAS
4 2 (2.33%) FCoE
4 2 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (2.33%) Multicast
4 2 (2.33%) HTTP
4 2 (2.33%) LAN
4 2 (2.33%) WAN
4 2 (2.33%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.44%) Oracle Database 11g
2 15 (17.44%) Oracle Database
3 12 (13.95%) Relational Database
4 11 (12.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (8.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (5.81%) Base SAS
7 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (5.81%) MS Access
8 4 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (4.65%) DB2
9 3 (3.49%) Data Mining
9 3 (3.49%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 2 (2.33%) MySQL
11 1 (1.16%) Hadoop
11 1 (1.16%) HBase
11 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
11 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (3.49%) JIRA
1 3 (3.49%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.16%) ERwin
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (26.74%) Finance
2 13 (15.12%) Banking
3 6 (6.98%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.81%) Retail
5 4 (4.65%) Back Office
6 1 (1.16%) Electronics
6 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.16%) Advertising
6 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (36.05%) Developer
2 21 (24.42%) Analyst
3 9 (10.47%) Report Analyst
4 7 (8.14%) .NET Developer
5 6 (6.98%) Data Analyst
5 6 (6.98%) Ab Initio Developer
6 5 (5.81%) Storage Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) MI Analyst
6 5 (5.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) Applications Support
7 4 (4.65%) Test Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) DBA
7 4 (4.65%) SQL Developer
7 4 (4.65%) Senior Storage Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) SAS Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Data Modeller
8 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Consultant
8 3 (3.49%) Team Leader
8 3 (3.49%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.93%) .NET
2 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET
3 10 (11.63%) HTML
3 10 (11.63%) jQuery
4 9 (10.47%) Web Services
4 9 (10.47%) XML
5 5 (5.81%) CSS
5 5 (5.81%) WCF
5 5 (5.81%) RESTful
5 5 (5.81%) Silverlight
6 3 (3.49%) LINQ
6 3 (3.49%) Gherkin
6 3 (3.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (3.49%) WPF
6 3 (3.49%) Middleware
7 2 (2.33%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.33%) Spring
7 2 (2.33%) Ajax
7 2 (2.33%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) NHS
2 5 (5.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.65%) CLARiiON
4 3 (3.49%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.33%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.33%) FMCG
6 1 (1.16%) DTV
6 1 (1.16%) Clustering
6 1 (1.16%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.16%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.28%) Windows
2 7 (8.14%) UNIX
3 6 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (6.98%) Solaris
4 2 (2.33%) Linux
4 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.16%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (15.12%) Data Modelling
4 11 (12.79%) Unit Testing
5 10 (11.63%) CRM
5 10 (11.63%) MVC
6 9 (10.47%) ETL
6 9 (10.47%) BPMN
7 8 (9.30%) Dimensional Modelling
7 8 (9.30%) Change Management
7 8 (9.30%) ITIL
8 7 (8.14%) Data Analysis
9 6 (6.98%) Data Management
10 5 (5.81%) Incident Management
10 5 (5.81%) Benchmarking
10 5 (5.81%) Scrum
10 5 (5.81%) Web Development
10 5 (5.81%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (4.65%) Migration
11 4 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.28%) C#
1 14 (16.28%) JavaScript
2 11 (12.79%) Shell Script
3 10 (11.63%) T-SQL
4 8 (9.30%) PL/SQL
4 8 (9.30%) Java
5 5 (5.81%) VBA
6 2 (2.33%) X++
6 2 (2.33%) VB
6 2 (2.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.16%) C
7 1 (1.16%) Perl
7 1 (1.16%) PHP
7 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.16%) MCSE
1 1 (1.16%) MCSA
1 1 (1.16%) ISEB
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.16%) Degree
1 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.16%) NCDA
1 1 (1.16%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.14%) QA
2 6 (6.98%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.81%) vSphere
3 4 (4.65%) vCloud
3 4 (4.65%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.33%) NFS
5 2 (2.33%) Xen
5 2 (2.33%) KVM
5 2 (2.33%) SRDF
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.16%) Firmware
6 1 (1.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (6.98%) SCOM
2 4 (4.65%) ZABBIX
2 4 (4.65%) EMC Navisphere
2 4 (4.65%) NetBackup
2 4 (4.65%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (4.65%) Puppet
2 4 (4.65%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (3.49%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.33%) Control-M
4 2 (2.33%) SCCM
5 1 (1.16%) WSUS
5 1 (1.16%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.16%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 29 (33.72%) Microsoft
2 22 (25.58%) Oracle
3 9 (10.47%) MicroStrategy
3 9 (10.47%) VMware
4 7 (8.14%) NetApp
5 6 (6.98%) EMC
5 6 (6.98%) Cisco
5 6 (6.98%) Ab Initio
6 4 (4.65%) Symantec
6 4 (4.65%) McAfee
6 4 (4.65%) HP
6 4 (4.65%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.49%) IBM
7 3 (3.49%) Informatica
8 2 (2.33%) DataSynapse
8 2 (2.33%) Business Objects
8 2 (2.33%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.33%) Intel
8 2 (2.33%) Citrix
8 2 (2.33%) BMC
Sheffield
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Excellent Day Rate
Posted: 13 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield
Pertemps ERP
Rate: £400.00 per day all inclusive
Posted: 17 days ago
Sheffield
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago