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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 82 42 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.62% 14.74% 11.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.57% 43.75% 29.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 30 16
Median daily rate £400 £331 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.75% -1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £219 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £475 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.07% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.83 £22.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+45.90% -27.41%
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
184 96 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 44.02% 33.68% 37.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 59 57
Median daily rate £413 £374 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.36% +24.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £11.50 - £30.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 - £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 - £30.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 66 (42.31%) Oracle
2 63 (40.38%) Finance
3 56 (35.90%) Unix
4 50 (32.05%) Business Intelligence
5 48 (30.77%) Data Modelling
6 42 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
7 41 (26.28%) SAS
8 40 (25.64%) SQL Server
9 39 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
10 38 (24.36%) JavaScript
10 38 (24.36%) Informatica
10 38 (24.36%) Hadoop
11 37 (23.72%) Microsoft
11 37 (23.72%) ERwin
12 35 (22.44%) BusinessObjects
13 34 (21.79%) Java
13 34 (21.79%) Agile Software Development
14 31 (19.87%) Shell Script
14 31 (19.87%) MongoDB
15 30 (19.23%) HBase
16 29 (18.59%) Data Architecture
17 28 (17.95%) Tableau
17 28 (17.95%) Open Source
17 28 (17.95%) ETL
17 28 (17.95%) PostgreSQL
18 27 (17.31%) Apache Hive
19 26 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
19 26 (16.67%) CA
19 26 (16.67%) C#
19 26 (16.67%) PL/SQL

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 41 (26.28%) SAS
2 13 (8.33%) IIS
3 8 (5.13%) CMS
3 8 (5.13%) nginx
4 7 (4.49%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.21%) Apache
6 3 (1.92%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (1.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (1.92%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.92%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.28%) JBoss
7 2 (1.28%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.64%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.64%) CICS
8 1 (0.64%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.64%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.64%) Moodle
8 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (3.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.92%) MS Office
2 3 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.28%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.64%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.13%) GitHub
3 5 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.64%) Office 365
4 1 (0.64%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.05%) SAN
2 10 (6.41%) Fibre Channel
2 10 (6.41%) NAS
3 8 (5.13%) SSL
4 6 (3.85%) DNS
5 5 (3.21%) Internet
6 4 (2.56%) Extranet
6 4 (2.56%) Intranet
7 3 (1.92%) FCoE
7 3 (1.92%) HTTP
7 3 (1.92%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.92%) LAN
7 3 (1.92%) Multicast
7 3 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 39 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 38 (24.36%) Hadoop
4 35 (22.44%) BusinessObjects
5 31 (19.87%) MongoDB
6 30 (19.23%) HBase
7 28 (17.95%) PostgreSQL
8 27 (17.31%) Apache Hive
9 26 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 25 (16.03%) Pentaho
11 22 (14.10%) Oracle Database
12 14 (8.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (8.33%) NoSQL
13 13 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 11 (7.05%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (5.77%) Oracle Database 11g
17 8 (5.13%) DB2
17 8 (5.13%) SQL Server 2014
18 7 (4.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 37 (23.72%) ERwin
2 16 (10.26%) Git (software)
3 13 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 8 (5.13%) Artifactory
4 8 (5.13%) GitLab
5 6 (3.85%) HP UFT
6 5 (3.21%) Maven
6 5 (3.21%) Mockito
7 4 (2.56%) JUnit
7 4 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (1.92%) LoadRunner
8 3 (1.92%) NUnit
9 2 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.28%) ClearCase
9 2 (1.28%) Gradle
9 2 (1.28%) jMock
9 2 (1.28%) Subversion
10 1 (0.64%) Liquibase
10 1 (0.64%) Selenium
10 1 (0.64%) TeamCity
General
1 63 (40.38%) Finance
2 22 (14.10%) Banking
3 7 (4.49%) Billing
3 7 (4.49%) Financial Institution
4 5 (3.21%) Advertising
4 5 (3.21%) Retail
5 2 (1.28%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.28%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (33.97%) Developer
2 33 (21.15%) Analyst
3 27 (17.31%) Architect
4 19 (12.18%) Enterprise Architect
5 13 (8.33%) Data Architect
5 13 (8.33%) Tester
6 12 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 12 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 11 (7.05%) DevOps Engineer
7 11 (7.05%) SQL Developer
8 10 (6.41%) Web Developer
9 9 (5.77%) Java Developer
9 9 (5.77%) Senior Architect
9 9 (5.77%) Senior Developer
9 9 (5.77%) Test Analyst
10 8 (5.13%) Senior Enterprise Architect
11 7 (4.49%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 7 (4.49%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
11 7 (4.49%) ETL Tester
11 7 (4.49%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (13.46%) HTML
1 21 (13.46%) XML
2 18 (11.54%) jQuery
3 17 (10.90%) .NET
4 15 (9.62%) CSS
5 14 (8.97%) Web Services
6 13 (8.33%) ASP.NET
7 8 (5.13%) JSON
7 8 (5.13%) Middleware
7 8 (5.13%) Sensu
7 8 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (4.49%) JMS
9 6 (3.85%) .NET Framework
9 6 (3.85%) MCollective
9 6 (3.85%) RESTful
10 5 (3.21%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (3.21%) SOAP
10 5 (3.21%) Spring
11 4 (2.56%) Ajax
11 4 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 42 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (16.03%) Visualisation
3 15 (9.62%) Data Integration
4 13 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 12 (7.69%) Data Centre
6 10 (6.41%) Algorithms
7 5 (3.21%) Reference Data
8 4 (2.56%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.92%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.92%) Data Extraction
9 3 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.28%) Clustering
10 2 (1.28%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.28%) Derivative
10 2 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (1.28%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.28%) NHS
10 2 (1.28%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.28%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 56 (35.90%) Unix
2 23 (14.74%) Linux
3 21 (13.46%) Windows
4 8 (5.13%) CoreOS
5 7 (4.49%) Data ONTAP
6 6 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (3.85%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.56%) CentOS
7 4 (2.56%) Solaris
8 3 (1.92%) AIX
9 2 (1.28%) SUSE
9 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.28%) zOS
10 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (32.05%) Business Intelligence
2 48 (30.77%) Data Modelling
3 34 (21.79%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (18.59%) Data Architecture
5 28 (17.95%) ETL
5 28 (17.95%) Open Source
6 25 (16.03%) Data Visualisation
7 22 (14.10%) Data Management
8 18 (11.54%) SDLC
9 17 (10.90%) MVC
10 16 (10.26%) Logical Data Model
10 16 (10.26%) Physical Data Model
11 15 (9.62%) Data Transformation
11 15 (9.62%) DevOps
11 15 (9.62%) Web Development
12 11 (7.05%) Information Management
12 11 (7.05%) Migration
12 11 (7.05%) SFIA
13 9 (5.77%) Dimensional Modelling
13 9 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 38 (24.36%) JavaScript
2 34 (21.79%) Java
3 31 (19.87%) Shell Script
4 26 (16.67%) C#
4 26 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 17 (10.90%) Python
6 12 (7.69%) C++
6 12 (7.69%) Ruby
7 11 (7.05%) T-SQL
8 8 (5.13%) Go
9 6 (3.85%) Bash Shell
9 6 (3.85%) Erlang
9 6 (3.85%) VBA
10 4 (2.56%) C
11 1 (0.64%) Perl
11 1 (0.64%) PHP
11 1 (0.64%) VB
11 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.64%) VBScript
11 1 (0.64%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 13 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.05%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.21%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (2.56%) Degree
4 4 (2.56%) ISEB
4 4 (2.56%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.05%) QA
2 5 (3.21%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (2.56%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.28%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (1.28%) EMIR
4 2 (1.28%) FATCA
4 2 (1.28%) MiFID
5 1 (0.64%) Basel II
System Software
1 12 (7.69%) Docker
2 10 (6.41%) NFS
3 8 (5.13%) Ceph
3 8 (5.13%) etcd
3 8 (5.13%) flannel
3 8 (5.13%) GlusterFS
4 5 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.56%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.92%) KVM
6 3 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.92%) SRDF
6 3 (1.92%) Xen
7 1 (0.64%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.64%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (8.97%) Control-M
2 13 (8.33%) Graphite
3 12 (7.69%) Puppet
4 8 (5.13%) Ansible
4 8 (5.13%) HAProxy
4 8 (5.13%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 8 (5.13%) Kubernetes
4 8 (5.13%) logstash
4 8 (5.13%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 5 (3.21%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.56%) Salt
7 1 (0.64%) Opsview
Vendors
1 66 (42.31%) Oracle
2 38 (24.36%) Informatica
3 37 (23.72%) Microsoft
4 28 (17.95%) Tableau
5 26 (16.67%) CA
6 14 (8.97%) VMware
7 10 (6.41%) NetApp
8 7 (4.49%) Brocade
8 7 (4.49%) NetCracker
8 7 (4.49%) Sybase
9 5 (3.21%) Cognos
9 5 (3.21%) Teradata
10 4 (2.56%) Ab Initio
10 4 (2.56%) Cisco
10 4 (2.56%) HP
10 4 (2.56%) IBM
10 4 (2.56%) Intel
10 4 (2.56%) Splunk
11 3 (1.92%) DataSynapse
11 3 (1.92%) EMC
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