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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL 63 40 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 17.03% 14.34% 9.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.39% 37.38% 22.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 28 12
Median daily rate £499 £320 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.78% +0.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £240 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £723 £450 £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £14.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -26.22%
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
178 107 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 48.11% 38.35% 41.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 61 50
Median daily rate £425 £325 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +6.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £244 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Median hourly rate £10.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 68 (45.33%) Oracle
2 60 (40.00%) Finance
3 52 (34.67%) Unix
4 51 (34.00%) Business Intelligence
5 48 (32.00%) Data Modelling
6 43 (28.67%) SAS
7 42 (28.00%) Data Warehouse
7 42 (28.00%) Hadoop
8 41 (27.33%) SQL Server
9 39 (26.00%) JavaScript
10 38 (25.33%) Informatica
11 37 (24.67%) ERwin
12 36 (24.00%) BusinessObjects
13 34 (22.67%) HBase
13 34 (22.67%) Analytical Skills
14 31 (20.67%) MongoDB
14 31 (20.67%) Microsoft
14 31 (20.67%) Shell Script
15 30 (20.00%) Java
15 30 (20.00%) Linux
15 30 (20.00%) Data Architecture
16 29 (19.33%) Open Source
16 29 (19.33%) Tableau
17 28 (18.67%) Apache Hive
17 28 (18.67%) PostgreSQL
18 27 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
18 27 (18.00%) CA
18 27 (18.00%) Windows
18 27 (18.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
19 26 (17.33%) Visualisation

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 43 (28.67%) SAS
2 15 (10.00%) IIS
3 9 (6.00%) Tomcat
4 8 (5.33%) CMS
4 8 (5.33%) nginx
5 6 (4.00%) Apache
5 6 (4.00%) Oracle Coherence
5 6 (4.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 6 (4.00%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.67%) CICS
6 4 (2.67%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (1.33%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.67%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.67%) JBoss
8 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.33%) MS Office
3 2 (1.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.67%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.33%) GitHub
3 5 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.33%) SAN
2 13 (8.67%) Fibre Channel
2 13 (8.67%) NAS
3 8 (5.33%) SSL
4 7 (4.67%) FCoE
4 7 (4.67%) iSCSI
4 7 (4.67%) LAN
4 7 (4.67%) Multicast
4 7 (4.67%) WAN
5 6 (4.00%) DNS
5 6 (4.00%) HTTP
6 5 (3.33%) Internet
7 4 (2.67%) Extranet
7 4 (2.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (28.00%) Data Warehouse
1 42 (28.00%) Hadoop
2 41 (27.33%) SQL Server
3 36 (24.00%) BusinessObjects
4 34 (22.67%) HBase
5 31 (20.67%) MongoDB
6 28 (18.67%) Apache Hive
6 28 (18.67%) PostgreSQL
7 27 (18.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 26 (17.33%) Pentaho
9 19 (12.67%) Oracle Database
10 14 (9.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (8.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (8.00%) DB2
12 12 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (7.33%) NoSQL
13 11 (7.33%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (5.33%) SQL Server 2014
16 7 (4.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 37 (24.67%) ERwin
2 14 (9.33%) Git (software)
3 11 (7.33%) Jenkins
4 8 (5.33%) Artifactory
4 8 (5.33%) GitLab
5 6 (4.00%) HP UFT
6 4 (2.67%) JUnit
6 4 (2.67%) Maven
6 4 (2.67%) Mockito
6 4 (2.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (2.00%) LoadRunner
7 3 (2.00%) Subversion
8 2 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.33%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.33%) Gradle
8 2 (1.33%) jMock
8 2 (1.33%) NUnit
9 1 (0.67%) Gitweb
9 1 (0.67%) Selenium
9 1 (0.67%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 60 (40.00%) Finance
2 25 (16.67%) Banking
3 6 (4.00%) Financial Institution
4 5 (3.33%) Advertising
5 4 (2.67%) Retail
6 2 (1.33%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.33%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.33%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.67%) Billing
7 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (30.67%) Developer
2 35 (23.33%) Architect
3 28 (18.67%) Analyst
4 20 (13.33%) Enterprise Architect
5 13 (8.67%) Data Architect
5 13 (8.67%) Tester
6 12 (8.00%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 11 (7.33%) Business Analyst
7 11 (7.33%) Infrastructure Architect
8 10 (6.67%) Senior Architect
9 9 (6.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (6.00%) Senior Enterprise Architect
9 9 (6.00%) SQL Developer
9 9 (6.00%) Web Developer
10 8 (5.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 8 (5.33%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (5.33%) Test Analyst
11 7 (4.67%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
11 7 (4.67%) ETL Tester
11 7 (4.67%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (15.33%) XML
2 20 (13.33%) HTML
3 18 (12.00%) jQuery
4 15 (10.00%) .NET
5 14 (9.33%) Middleware
6 13 (8.67%) CSS
7 12 (8.00%) ASP.NET
8 11 (7.33%) Web Services
9 8 (5.33%) Sensu
9 8 (5.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (4.67%) JSON
11 6 (4.00%) .NET Framework
11 6 (4.00%) MCollective
11 6 (4.00%) Rendezvous
11 6 (4.00%) XSLT
12 5 (3.33%) JMS
13 4 (2.67%) Ajax
13 4 (2.67%) SOAP
13 4 (2.67%) Spring
13 4 (2.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (22.67%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (17.33%) Visualisation
3 14 (9.33%) Data Integration
4 13 (8.67%) Management Information System
5 10 (6.67%) Algorithms
5 10 (6.67%) Data Centre
6 6 (4.00%) Replication
7 4 (2.67%) Reference Data
8 3 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (2.00%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.33%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.33%) Clustering
9 2 (1.33%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.33%) Data Extraction
9 2 (1.33%) Derivative
9 2 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.33%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (1.33%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.33%) NHS
9 2 (1.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 52 (34.67%) Unix
2 30 (20.00%) Linux
3 27 (18.00%) Windows
4 11 (7.33%) Solaris
5 8 (5.33%) CoreOS
5 8 (5.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (4.00%) AIX
6 6 (4.00%) Data ONTAP
6 6 (4.00%) Windows Server
7 5 (3.33%) SUSE
7 5 (3.33%) zOS
8 3 (2.00%) CentOS
9 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (34.00%) Business Intelligence
2 48 (32.00%) Data Modelling
3 30 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 29 (19.33%) Open Source
5 27 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (17.33%) Data Visualisation
6 26 (17.33%) ETL
7 19 (12.67%) Data Management
8 16 (10.67%) Logical Data Model
8 16 (10.67%) Physical Data Model
9 15 (10.00%) Data Transformation
9 15 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (10.00%) SDLC
10 14 (9.33%) MVC
10 14 (9.33%) Web Development
11 13 (8.67%) DevOps
11 13 (8.67%) Migration
12 11 (7.33%) Information Management
12 11 (7.33%) SFIA
13 9 (6.00%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 39 (26.00%) JavaScript
2 31 (20.67%) Shell Script
3 30 (20.00%) Java
4 26 (17.33%) C#
5 17 (11.33%) Python
6 16 (10.67%) PL/SQL
7 11 (7.33%) C++
7 11 (7.33%) Ruby
8 10 (6.67%) T-SQL
9 8 (5.33%) Go
10 6 (4.00%) Bash Shell
10 6 (4.00%) Erlang
10 6 (4.00%) VBA
11 4 (2.67%) C
12 2 (1.33%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.67%) PHP
13 1 (0.67%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 15 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (3.33%) SAS Certification
4 4 (2.67%) Degree
4 4 (2.67%) ISEB
5 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.67%) QA
2 6 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.33%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (1.33%) EMIR
4 2 (1.33%) FATCA
4 2 (1.33%) MiFID
5 1 (0.67%) Basel II
System Software
1 13 (8.67%) NFS
2 12 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (7.33%) Docker
4 8 (5.33%) Ceph
4 8 (5.33%) etcd
4 8 (5.33%) flannel
4 8 (5.33%) GlusterFS
4 8 (5.33%) Hyper-V
5 7 (4.67%) KVM
5 7 (4.67%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (4.67%) SRDF
5 7 (4.67%) Xen
6 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (0.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (9.33%) Control-M
2 11 (7.33%) Graphite
2 11 (7.33%) Puppet
3 8 (5.33%) Ansible
3 8 (5.33%) HAProxy
3 8 (5.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 8 (5.33%) Kubernetes
3 8 (5.33%) logstash
3 8 (5.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 8 (5.33%) rkt
4 3 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.00%) Salt
5 1 (0.67%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle Flashback
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 68 (45.33%) Oracle
2 38 (25.33%) Informatica
3 31 (20.67%) Microsoft
4 29 (19.33%) Tableau
5 27 (18.00%) CA
6 20 (13.33%) VMware
7 13 (8.67%) NetApp
8 11 (7.33%) Intel
9 10 (6.67%) Sybase
10 8 (5.33%) Cisco
11 7 (4.67%) EMC
11 7 (4.67%) IBM
12 6 (4.00%) Brocade
12 6 (4.00%) DataSynapse
12 6 (4.00%) Teradata
12 6 (4.00%) TIBCO
13 5 (3.33%) Cognos
14 4 (2.67%) HP
15 3 (2.00%) Ab Initio
15 3 (2.00%) Splunk
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