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 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL 40 47 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 14.71% 19.03% 12.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.19% 54.02% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 29 15
Average daily rate
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£338 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £186 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £15.75 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -7.27%
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
83 87 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 30.51% 35.22% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 53 42
Average daily rate £340 £275 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% -11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £200 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.75 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+153.96% +26.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015, 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 31 (39.24%) SQL Server
2 27 (34.18%) Microsoft
3 24 (30.38%) Oracle
4 21 (26.58%) Finance
5 20 (25.32%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (24.05%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (21.52%) .NET
8 16 (20.25%) T-SQL
8 16 (20.25%) SAS
9 13 (16.46%) C#
9 13 (16.46%) JavaScript
10 12 (15.19%) ASP.NET
10 12 (15.19%) Oracle Database
11 11 (13.92%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (13.92%) PL/SQL
11 11 (13.92%) CRM
11 11 (13.92%) Data Modelling
11 11 (13.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (13.92%) jQuery
12 10 (12.66%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (12.66%) Dimensional Modelling
12 10 (12.66%) ETL
12 10 (12.66%) HTML
12 10 (12.66%) Java
12 10 (12.66%) XML
12 10 (12.66%) Windows
13 9 (11.39%) Linux
13 9 (11.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (11.39%) Dynamics CRM
14 8 (10.13%) CSS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 16 (20.25%) SAS
2 7 (8.86%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.59%) IIS
4 5 (6.33%) Apache
5 4 (5.06%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.06%) JBoss
5 4 (5.06%) WebSphere
5 4 (5.06%) Oracle Coherence
5 4 (5.06%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.53%) CMS400.NET
6 2 (2.53%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.27%) CICS
7 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.27%) Lync
7 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.27%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.27%) CMS
7 1 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (11.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.27%) Office 365
2 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) SAN
2 4 (5.06%) DNS
3 3 (3.80%) Firewall
3 3 (3.80%) LAN
3 3 (3.80%) WAN
3 3 (3.80%) DHCP
3 3 (3.80%) HTTP
4 2 (2.53%) iSCSI
4 2 (2.53%) NAS
4 2 (2.53%) FCoE
4 2 (2.53%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (2.53%) Multicast
5 1 (1.27%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (39.24%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.19%) Oracle Database
3 11 (13.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (12.66%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (11.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (10.13%) DB2
6 8 (10.13%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (8.86%) Base SAS
8 6 (7.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
9 5 (6.33%) DataStage
10 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 3 (3.80%) CouchDB
11 3 (3.80%) MongoDB
11 3 (3.80%) MySQL
11 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (2.53%) Sybase ASE
12 2 (2.53%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 2 (2.53%) Sybase IQ
12 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.80%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.53%) Maven
4 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.27%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.27%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.27%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.27%) Toad
4 1 (1.27%) ERwin
General
1 21 (26.58%) Finance
2 7 (8.86%) Banking
3 2 (2.53%) Retail
3 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.53%) Back Office
4 1 (1.27%) Games
4 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (37.97%) Developer
2 14 (17.72%) DBA
3 11 (13.92%) SQL DBA
4 9 (11.39%) Analyst
5 6 (7.59%) SAS Developer
6 5 (6.33%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Data Modeller
7 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (3.80%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) PHP Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Team Leader
8 3 (3.80%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.80%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (3.80%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Consultant
8 3 (3.80%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (2.53%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.53%) Business Developer
9 2 (2.53%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.52%) .NET
2 12 (15.19%) ASP.NET
3 11 (13.92%) jQuery
4 10 (12.66%) XML
4 10 (12.66%) HTML
5 8 (10.13%) CSS
6 7 (8.86%) Web Services
7 5 (6.33%) Silverlight
8 4 (5.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (3.80%) Kafka
9 3 (3.80%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (3.80%) Hibernate
10 2 (2.53%) Spring
10 2 (2.53%) WCF
10 2 (2.53%) SOAP
10 2 (2.53%) XSLT
10 2 (2.53%) Rendezvous
10 2 (2.53%) Middleware
10 2 (2.53%) REST
11 1 (1.27%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.80%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (3.80%) Life Science
1 3 (3.80%) Credit Risk
1 3 (3.80%) Data Extraction
1 3 (3.80%) Data Integration
1 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.53%) Private Cloud
2 2 (2.53%) Replication
2 2 (2.53%) CLARiiON
2 2 (2.53%) Clustering
2 2 (2.53%) CCTV
3 1 (1.27%) Online Games
3 1 (1.27%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.27%) FMCG
3 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.66%) Windows
2 9 (11.39%) Linux
3 5 (6.33%) Solaris
4 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.80%) CentOS
5 3 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.80%) UNIX
6 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.27%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.32%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (24.05%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (13.92%) Data Modelling
3 11 (13.92%) CRM
3 11 (13.92%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (12.66%) Dimensional Modelling
4 10 (12.66%) ETL
5 7 (8.86%) ITIL
5 7 (8.86%) Migration
5 7 (8.86%) Web Development
6 6 (7.59%) Incident Management
6 6 (7.59%) Project Management
7 5 (6.33%) Data Security
7 5 (6.33%) MVC
7 5 (6.33%) Scrum
7 5 (6.33%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.06%) Data Management
9 3 (3.80%) Workflow
9 3 (3.80%) Change Management
9 3 (3.80%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.25%) T-SQL
2 13 (16.46%) C#
2 13 (16.46%) JavaScript
3 11 (13.92%) PL/SQL
4 10 (12.66%) Java
5 6 (7.59%) VBA
6 5 (6.33%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.80%) VB
7 3 (3.80%) PHP
7 3 (3.80%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.53%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 2 (2.53%) ISEB
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.27%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.27%) MCSE
2 1 (1.27%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (5.06%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.80%) vSphere
2 3 (3.80%) Docker
3 2 (2.53%) NFS
3 2 (2.53%) vCloud
3 2 (2.53%) KVM
3 2 (2.53%) SRDF
3 2 (2.53%) Xen
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) Puppet
2 3 (3.80%) SCOM
2 3 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.80%) Salt
2 3 (3.80%) Graphite
3 2 (2.53%) EMC Navisphere
3 2 (2.53%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (2.53%) ZABBIX
3 2 (2.53%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.27%) SCCM
4 1 (1.27%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.27%) Control-M
Vendors
1 27 (34.18%) Microsoft
2 24 (30.38%) Oracle
3 7 (8.86%) VMware
4 5 (6.33%) Teradata
4 5 (6.33%) Cognos
4 5 (6.33%) EMC
4 5 (6.33%) IBM
4 5 (6.33%) NetApp
5 4 (5.06%) Informatica
5 4 (5.06%) Cisco
5 4 (5.06%) Sybase
5 4 (5.06%) Business Objects
6 3 (3.80%) Splunk
7 2 (2.53%) Ektron
7 2 (2.53%) DataSynapse
7 2 (2.53%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.53%) Symantec
7 2 (2.53%) McAfee
7 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.53%) Intel
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