The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 24 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 85 92 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 13.87% 16.40% 17.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.36% 44.02% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 73 37
Median daily rate £365 £350 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £271 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £509 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
- +0.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Median hourly rate £15.50 £17.25 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.14% +12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £13.05 £13.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.67 £21.45 £18.28
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.54 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-15.48% +25.15%
SQL
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 South Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
280 209 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 45.68% 37.25% 34.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 154 75
Median daily rate £400 £425 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +37.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 8
Median hourly rate £45.00 £22.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.54% +41.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the South Yorkshire region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the South Yorkshire region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

SQL
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +1 64 £378 +0.66% 22
Doncaster -1 3 £300 +13.20% 5
Barnsley -2 1 - - 5
SQL
Yorkshire

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 63 (39.38%) SQL Server
2 61 (38.13%) Finance
3 53 (33.13%) Oracle
4 49 (30.63%) C#
5 39 (24.38%) Windows
6 37 (23.13%) .NET
7 36 (22.50%) MVC
8 33 (20.63%) Linux
9 32 (20.00%) T-SQL
9 32 (20.00%) jQuery
10 31 (19.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 28 (17.50%) VMware
12 27 (16.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 27 (16.88%) Data Visualisation
12 27 (16.88%) Visualisation
13 26 (16.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 25 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (15.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 25 (15.63%) Unity DI Container
15 24 (15.00%) Inversion of Control
15 24 (15.00%) VBA
15 24 (15.00%) JavaScript
16 23 (14.38%) Java
16 23 (14.38%) Entity Framework
16 23 (14.38%) Razor View Engine
16 23 (14.38%) Hadoop
17 22 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure
17 22 (13.75%) Performance Tuning
17 22 (13.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 22 (13.75%) Data Modelling

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 17 (10.63%) SAS
2 10 (6.25%) CICS
2 10 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
3 9 (5.63%) IIS
3 9 (5.63%) Tomcat
4 8 (5.00%) Apache
4 8 (5.00%) nginx
4 8 (5.00%) WebSphere
5 7 (4.38%) CMS
5 7 (4.38%) Oracle Coherence
5 7 (4.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 6 (3.75%) MS Exchange
7 5 (3.13%) Confluence
7 5 (3.13%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.13%) WordPress
8 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.50%) MS Office
3 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (0.63%) Magento
2 1 (0.63%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.00%) GitHub
3 5 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.38%) SAN
2 11 (6.88%) LAN
2 11 (6.88%) Multicast
2 11 (6.88%) WAN
3 10 (6.25%) FCoE
3 10 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
3 10 (6.25%) iSCSI
3 10 (6.25%) NAS
4 7 (4.38%) HTTP
5 3 (1.88%) DHCP
5 3 (1.88%) DNS
6 1 (0.63%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (39.38%) SQL Server
2 27 (16.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (16.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (15.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 23 (14.38%) Hadoop
6 19 (11.88%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (11.88%) HBase
7 15 (9.38%) DB2
8 14 (8.75%) Oracle Database
8 14 (8.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (8.13%) BusinessObjects
10 12 (7.50%) Apache Hive
10 12 (7.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 12 (7.50%) MongoDB
10 12 (7.50%) NoSQL
10 12 (7.50%) Pentaho
10 12 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (5.63%) MySQL
11 9 (5.63%) SQL Server 2014
12 7 (4.38%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 16 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (8.75%) ERwin
3 8 (5.00%) Artifactory
3 8 (5.00%) GitLab
4 7 (4.38%) JIRA
5 6 (3.75%) Jenkins
5 6 (3.75%) Subversion
6 4 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (1.88%) Maven
7 3 (1.88%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (1.25%) Gitweb
8 2 (1.25%) Gradle
8 2 (1.25%) HP UFT
8 2 (1.25%) JUnit
8 2 (1.25%) Mockito
8 2 (1.25%) Toad
9 1 (0.63%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.63%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.63%) MSTest
9 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 61 (38.13%) Finance
2 16 (10.00%) Banking
3 8 (5.00%) Back Office
4 3 (1.88%) Billing
4 3 (1.88%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.25%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Advertising
6 1 (0.63%) Local Government
6 1 (0.63%) Marketing
6 1 (0.63%) Retail
6 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 80 (50.00%) Developer
2 33 (20.63%) Architect
3 32 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 24 (15.00%) .NET Developer
5 21 (13.13%) Infrastructure Architect
6 16 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 15 (9.38%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 15 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (7.50%) Enterprise Architect
9 9 (5.63%) Analyst
9 9 (5.63%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (5.00%) Consultant
10 8 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
10 8 (5.00%) Java Developer
10 8 (5.00%) PHP Developer
11 7 (4.38%) Senior Architect
11 7 (4.38%) Senior Enterprise Architect
11 7 (4.38%) SQL Server Developer
12 6 (3.75%) Lead DevOps
12 6 (3.75%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (23.13%) .NET
2 32 (20.00%) jQuery
3 31 (19.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 25 (15.63%) Unity DI Container
5 23 (14.38%) Entity Framework
5 23 (14.38%) Razor View Engine
6 22 (13.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 21 (13.13%) .NET Framework
8 20 (12.50%) XML
9 19 (11.88%) HTML
10 18 (11.25%) Middleware
11 12 (7.50%) Ajax
12 11 (6.88%) CSS
13 10 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
14 9 (5.63%) WinForms
15 8 (5.00%) Sensu
15 8 (5.00%) XSLT
16 7 (4.38%) MCollective
16 7 (4.38%) WCF
16 7 (4.38%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.88%) Visualisation
2 24 (15.00%) Inversion of Control
3 11 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.88%) Replication
4 7 (4.38%) Data Integration
4 7 (4.38%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.13%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.88%) FMCG
7 2 (1.25%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.25%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.25%) Derivative
7 2 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.25%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.25%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.63%) Clustering
8 1 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.63%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.63%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (0.63%) NHS
8 1 (0.63%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (24.38%) Windows
2 33 (20.63%) Linux
3 20 (12.50%) Solaris
4 18 (11.25%) Unix
5 11 (6.88%) AIX
5 11 (6.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (6.88%) SUSE
5 11 (6.88%) zOS
6 9 (5.63%) Windows Server
7 8 (5.00%) CoreOS
8 5 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (22.50%) MVC
2 27 (16.88%) Data Visualisation
3 25 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (13.75%) Data Modelling
4 22 (13.75%) Performance Tuning
5 21 (13.13%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (9.38%) Validation
7 14 (8.75%) Data Validation
8 13 (8.13%) Data Architecture
8 13 (8.13%) Open Source
9 12 (7.50%) Migration
9 12 (7.50%) Web Development
10 11 (6.88%) Scrum
11 10 (6.25%) Benchmarking
11 10 (6.25%) DevOps
11 10 (6.25%) Feasibility Study
12 9 (5.63%) ETL
13 8 (5.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
13 8 (5.00%) Configuration Management
13 8 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (30.63%) C#
2 32 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 24 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 24 (15.00%) VBA
4 23 (14.38%) Java
5 15 (9.38%) PL/SQL
6 13 (8.13%) Shell Script
7 9 (5.63%) PHP
7 9 (5.63%) VB.NET
8 8 (5.00%) Go
8 8 (5.00%) Python
8 8 (5.00%) Ruby
9 6 (3.75%) Erlang
10 5 (3.13%) PHP 5
11 4 (2.50%) VB
12 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.63%) C
12 1 (0.63%) C++
12 1 (0.63%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 16 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 8 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.50%) SAS Certification
4 3 (1.88%) Degree
5 2 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.25%) MCSA
5 2 (1.25%) MCSE
5 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.63%) ISEB
6 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (3.75%) QA
3 2 (1.25%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.25%) EMIR
3 2 (1.25%) MiFID
4 1 (0.63%) PMBOK
System Software
1 22 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (6.88%) Hyper-V
3 10 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 10 (6.25%) KVM
3 10 (6.25%) NFS
3 10 (6.25%) SRDF
3 10 (6.25%) Xen
4 8 (5.00%) Ceph
4 8 (5.00%) Docker
4 8 (5.00%) etcd
4 8 (5.00%) flannel
4 8 (5.00%) GlusterFS
4 8 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.63%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (5.00%) Ansible
1 8 (5.00%) Graphite
1 8 (5.00%) HAProxy
1 8 (5.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 8 (5.00%) Kubernetes
1 8 (5.00%) logstash
1 8 (5.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 8 (5.00%) Puppet
1 8 (5.00%) rkt
2 4 (2.50%) Control-M
3 3 (1.88%) SCCM
4 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (1.25%) SCOM
4 2 (1.25%) SCSM
5 1 (0.63%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Flashback
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.63%) Plesk
Vendors
1 53 (33.13%) Oracle
2 28 (17.50%) VMware
3 20 (12.50%) Intel
4 15 (9.38%) Informatica
5 14 (8.75%) Cisco
6 13 (8.13%) Tableau
7 12 (7.50%) CA
8 11 (6.88%) EMC
8 11 (6.88%) Microsoft
9 10 (6.25%) NetApp
10 8 (5.00%) IBM
11 7 (4.38%) DataSynapse
11 7 (4.38%) Sybase
11 7 (4.38%) TIBCO
12 5 (3.13%) Zend
13 4 (2.50%) Citrix
13 4 (2.50%) Teradata
14 2 (1.25%) AppDynamics
14 2 (1.25%) Dell
14 2 (1.25%) HP
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