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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL 86 46 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.55% 14.79% 10.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.50% 44.66% 30.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 36 14
Median daily rate £438 £356 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £228 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £481 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £32.63
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -23.37%
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
189 103 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 42.95% 33.12% 34.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 68 54
Median daily rate £413 £370 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% +27.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £705 £508 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £11.50 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.25% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £40.00 £22.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £40.00 £31.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.45
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.23%

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 6 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 6 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 70 (42.94%) Finance
2 65 (39.88%) Oracle
3 55 (33.74%) Unix
4 51 (31.29%) Business Intelligence
5 50 (30.67%) Analytical Skills
6 48 (29.45%) SAS
7 47 (28.83%) Data Modelling
8 40 (24.54%) Data Warehouse
8 40 (24.54%) SQL Server
9 39 (23.93%) Microsoft
10 38 (23.31%) Informatica
10 38 (23.31%) JavaScript
11 37 (22.70%) ERwin
12 36 (22.09%) Hadoop
13 35 (21.47%) BusinessObjects
14 34 (20.86%) Java
14 34 (20.86%) Agile Software Development
15 31 (19.02%) Shell Script
15 31 (19.02%) MongoDB
16 29 (17.79%) HBase
16 29 (17.79%) Data Architecture
16 29 (17.79%) PostgreSQL
17 28 (17.18%) ETL
17 28 (17.18%) Tableau
17 28 (17.18%) Open Source
18 27 (16.56%) Apache Hive
19 26 (15.95%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
19 26 (15.95%) CA
19 26 (15.95%) C#
19 26 (15.95%) 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 48 (29.45%) SAS
2 12 (7.36%) IIS
3 8 (4.91%) CMS
3 8 (4.91%) nginx
4 7 (4.29%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.07%) Apache
6 3 (1.84%) JBoss
6 3 (1.84%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.23%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.23%) Moodle
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.23%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.61%) CICS
8 1 (0.61%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.61%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (6.75%) MS Office
2 9 (5.52%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.84%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.23%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.61%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.52%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.91%) GitHub
3 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.23%) Office 365
4 2 (1.23%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.13%) SAN
2 9 (5.52%) Fibre Channel
2 9 (5.52%) NAS
3 8 (4.91%) SSL
4 6 (3.68%) DNS
5 5 (3.07%) Internet
6 4 (2.45%) Extranet
6 4 (2.45%) Intranet
7 2 (1.23%) FCoE
7 2 (1.23%) HTTP
7 2 (1.23%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.23%) LAN
7 2 (1.23%) Multicast
7 2 (1.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (24.54%) Data Warehouse
1 40 (24.54%) SQL Server
2 36 (22.09%) Hadoop
3 35 (21.47%) BusinessObjects
4 31 (19.02%) MongoDB
5 29 (17.79%) HBase
5 29 (17.79%) PostgreSQL
6 27 (16.56%) Apache Hive
7 26 (15.95%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 25 (15.34%) Pentaho
9 22 (13.50%) Oracle Database
10 15 (9.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (8.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (7.98%) NoSQL
12 13 (7.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (6.75%) Base SAS
13 11 (6.75%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (5.52%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (4.91%) SQL Server 2014
16 7 (4.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 37 (22.70%) ERwin
2 17 (10.43%) Git (software)
3 13 (7.98%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.91%) Artifactory
4 8 (4.91%) GitLab
5 6 (3.68%) Maven
5 6 (3.68%) Mockito
6 5 (3.07%) HP UFT
7 4 (2.45%) JUnit
7 4 (2.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (1.84%) LoadRunner
8 3 (1.84%) NUnit
9 2 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.23%) ClearCase
9 2 (1.23%) Gradle
9 2 (1.23%) JIRA
9 2 (1.23%) jMock
9 2 (1.23%) Liquibase
9 2 (1.23%) Subversion
9 2 (1.23%) TeamCity
General
1 70 (42.94%) Finance
2 20 (12.27%) Banking
3 7 (4.29%) Billing
3 7 (4.29%) Financial Institution
4 6 (3.68%) Advertising
5 5 (3.07%) Retail
6 2 (1.23%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.23%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (33.13%) Developer
2 40 (24.54%) Analyst
3 26 (15.95%) Architect
4 19 (11.66%) Enterprise Architect
5 13 (7.98%) Data Architect
6 12 (7.36%) Business Analyst
6 12 (7.36%) Enterprise Data Architect
6 12 (7.36%) Tester
7 11 (6.75%) DevOps Engineer
7 11 (6.75%) SQL Developer
8 10 (6.13%) Java Developer
8 10 (6.13%) Web Developer
9 9 (5.52%) Senior Architect
9 9 (5.52%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.91%) Senior Enterprise Architect
10 8 (4.91%) SSIS Developer
10 8 (4.91%) Test Analyst
11 7 (4.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 7 (4.29%) Data Analyst
11 7 (4.29%) SSAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (12.88%) HTML
2 20 (12.27%) XML
3 18 (11.04%) jQuery
4 17 (10.43%) .NET
5 16 (9.82%) CSS
6 14 (8.59%) Web Services
7 13 (7.98%) ASP.NET
8 9 (5.52%) JSON
9 8 (4.91%) Sensu
9 8 (4.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (4.29%) JMS
10 7 (4.29%) Middleware
10 7 (4.29%) RESTful
11 6 (3.68%) .NET Framework
11 6 (3.68%) MCollective
11 6 (3.68%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (3.68%) Spring
12 5 (3.07%) Ajax
12 5 (3.07%) SOAP
13 4 (2.45%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 50 (30.67%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (15.34%) Visualisation
3 15 (9.20%) Data Integration
4 13 (7.98%) Management Information System
5 12 (7.36%) Data Centre
6 10 (6.13%) Algorithms
7 5 (3.07%) Reference Data
8 4 (2.45%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.45%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.84%) Data Extraction
9 3 (1.84%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.23%) Clustering
10 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.23%) Derivative
10 2 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.23%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (1.23%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.23%) NHS
10 2 (1.23%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 55 (33.74%) Unix
2 21 (12.88%) Linux
3 20 (12.27%) Windows
4 8 (4.91%) CoreOS
5 7 (4.29%) Data ONTAP
6 6 (3.68%) Windows Server
7 5 (3.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.45%) CentOS
9 3 (1.84%) Solaris
10 2 (1.23%) AIX
10 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.61%) SUSE
11 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.61%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (31.29%) Business Intelligence
2 47 (28.83%) Data Modelling
3 34 (20.86%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (17.79%) Data Architecture
5 28 (17.18%) ETL
5 28 (17.18%) Open Source
6 25 (15.34%) Data Visualisation
7 22 (13.50%) Data Management
8 18 (11.04%) MVC
8 18 (11.04%) SDLC
9 16 (9.82%) Logical Data Model
9 16 (9.82%) Physical Data Model
10 15 (9.20%) Data Transformation
10 15 (9.20%) Web Development
11 14 (8.59%) DevOps
12 12 (7.36%) Analytics
13 11 (6.75%) Information Management
13 11 (6.75%) Migration
13 11 (6.75%) SFIA
14 10 (6.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (23.31%) JavaScript
2 34 (20.86%) Java
3 31 (19.02%) Shell Script
4 26 (15.95%) C#
4 26 (15.95%) PL/SQL
5 17 (10.43%) Python
6 12 (7.36%) C++
6 12 (7.36%) Ruby
6 12 (7.36%) T-SQL
7 8 (4.91%) Go
8 6 (3.68%) Bash Shell
8 6 (3.68%) Erlang
8 6 (3.68%) VBA
9 4 (2.45%) C
10 2 (1.23%) Perl
10 2 (1.23%) PHP
11 1 (0.61%) VB
11 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.61%) VBScript
11 1 (0.61%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 13 (7.98%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.75%) Degree
2 11 (6.75%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.07%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (2.45%) ISEB
5 3 (1.84%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.75%) Data Quality
2 10 (6.13%) QA
3 5 (3.07%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.23%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (1.23%) EMIR
4 2 (1.23%) FATCA
4 2 (1.23%) MiFID
5 1 (0.61%) Basel II
System Software
1 12 (7.36%) Docker
2 9 (5.52%) NFS
3 8 (4.91%) Ceph
3 8 (4.91%) GlusterFS
4 4 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.84%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.23%) KVM
6 2 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.23%) SRDF
6 2 (1.23%) Xen
7 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.61%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (7.98%) Control-M
1 13 (7.98%) Graphite
2 12 (7.36%) Puppet
3 8 (4.91%) Ansible
3 8 (4.91%) HAProxy
3 8 (4.91%) Kubernetes
3 8 (4.91%) logstash
4 5 (3.07%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.45%) Salt
6 1 (0.61%) Opsview
Vendors
1 65 (39.88%) Oracle
2 39 (23.93%) Microsoft
3 38 (23.31%) Informatica
4 28 (17.18%) Tableau
5 26 (15.95%) CA
6 13 (7.98%) VMware
7 9 (5.52%) NetApp
8 7 (4.29%) Brocade
8 7 (4.29%) NetCracker
9 6 (3.68%) Sybase
10 5 (3.07%) Cognos
11 4 (2.45%) Ab Initio
11 4 (2.45%) Splunk
11 4 (2.45%) Teradata
12 3 (1.84%) BMC
12 3 (1.84%) Cisco
12 3 (1.84%) HP
12 3 (1.84%) IBM
12 3 (1.84%) Intel
13 2 (1.23%) EMC
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