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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 97 117 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 19.06% 26.59% 20.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.33% 60.00% 46.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 86 33
Median daily rate £388 £300 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £425 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £24.50 - £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 - £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.90 - £19.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.83 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+45.90% -29.68%
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
214 195 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 42.04% 44.32% 42.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 124 88
Median daily rate £405 £325 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.61% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 9
Median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £25.00 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £25.00 £30.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.09%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +3 82 £400 +20.75% 19
Doncaster -2 5 £281 -22.41% 4
Rotherham +2 4 £281 +40.62% 4
SQL
Yorkshire

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 70 (39.11%) Oracle
2 66 (36.87%) Finance
3 56 (31.28%) Unix
4 53 (29.61%) SQL Server
4 53 (29.61%) Business Intelligence
5 50 (27.93%) Data Modelling
6 42 (23.46%) SAS
6 42 (23.46%) JavaScript
6 42 (23.46%) Analytical Skills
7 41 (22.91%) Data Warehouse
7 41 (22.91%) Microsoft
8 38 (21.23%) Informatica
8 38 (21.23%) Hadoop
9 37 (20.67%) ERwin
10 36 (20.11%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (19.55%) BusinessObjects
12 34 (18.99%) Java
13 31 (17.32%) Shell Script
13 31 (17.32%) MongoDB
14 30 (16.76%) HBase
15 29 (16.20%) Tableau
15 29 (16.20%) Data Architecture
15 29 (16.20%) Windows
16 28 (15.64%) C#
16 28 (15.64%) PL/SQL
16 28 (15.64%) ETL
16 28 (15.64%) PostgreSQL
16 28 (15.64%) Open Source
17 27 (15.08%) Apache Hive
18 26 (14.53%) CA

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 42 (23.46%) SAS
2 13 (7.26%) IIS
3 10 (5.59%) CMS
4 8 (4.47%) nginx
5 7 (3.91%) MS Exchange
5 7 (3.91%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.79%) Apache
6 5 (2.79%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.79%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.68%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (1.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (1.68%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.12%) JBoss
9 1 (0.56%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.56%) CICS
9 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.56%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.56%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (3.91%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.23%) MS Office
3 3 (1.68%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.68%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.12%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.56%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.59%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.47%) GitHub
3 7 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.68%) Office 365
5 1 (0.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.38%) SAN
2 10 (5.59%) Fibre Channel
2 10 (5.59%) NAS
3 9 (5.03%) DNS
4 8 (4.47%) SSL
5 5 (2.79%) Internet
6 4 (2.23%) Extranet
6 4 (2.23%) Intranet
7 3 (1.68%) DHCP
7 3 (1.68%) FCoE
7 3 (1.68%) HTTP
7 3 (1.68%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.68%) LAN
7 3 (1.68%) Multicast
7 3 (1.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (29.61%) SQL Server
2 41 (22.91%) Data Warehouse
3 38 (21.23%) Hadoop
4 35 (19.55%) BusinessObjects
5 31 (17.32%) MongoDB
6 30 (16.76%) HBase
7 28 (15.64%) PostgreSQL
8 27 (15.08%) Apache Hive
9 26 (14.53%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 25 (13.97%) Oracle Database
10 25 (13.97%) Pentaho
11 18 (10.06%) SQL Server 2008
11 18 (10.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 16 (8.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (7.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 13 (7.26%) NoSQL
15 12 (6.70%) Oracle Database 11g
16 10 (5.59%) SQL Server 2014
17 9 (5.03%) DB2
18 7 (3.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 37 (20.67%) ERwin
2 16 (8.94%) Git (software)
3 13 (7.26%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.47%) Artifactory
4 8 (4.47%) GitLab
5 6 (3.35%) HP UFT
6 5 (2.79%) Maven
6 5 (2.79%) Mockito
7 4 (2.23%) JUnit
7 4 (2.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (1.68%) LoadRunner
8 3 (1.68%) NUnit
8 3 (1.68%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.12%) ClearCase
9 2 (1.12%) Gradle
9 2 (1.12%) jMock
9 2 (1.12%) Subversion
9 2 (1.12%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.56%) Liquibase
General
1 66 (36.87%) Finance
2 21 (11.73%) Banking
3 7 (3.91%) Billing
3 7 (3.91%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.79%) Advertising
4 5 (2.79%) Retail
5 2 (1.12%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.12%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (35.75%) Developer
2 35 (19.55%) Analyst
3 27 (15.08%) Architect
4 19 (10.61%) Enterprise Architect
5 13 (7.26%) Data Architect
5 13 (7.26%) SQL Developer
5 13 (7.26%) Tester
6 12 (6.70%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 11 (6.15%) Business Analyst
7 11 (6.15%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (5.59%) Web Developer
9 9 (5.03%) Java Developer
9 9 (5.03%) Senior Architect
9 9 (5.03%) Senior Developer
9 9 (5.03%) Test Analyst
10 8 (4.47%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 8 (4.47%) Senior Enterprise Architect
11 7 (3.91%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
11 7 (3.91%) ETL Tester
11 7 (3.91%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (13.97%) HTML
2 22 (12.29%) jQuery
3 21 (11.73%) .NET
3 21 (11.73%) XML
4 19 (10.61%) CSS
5 17 (9.50%) ASP.NET
6 14 (7.82%) Web Services
7 11 (6.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (4.47%) JSON
8 8 (4.47%) Middleware
8 8 (4.47%) RESTful
8 8 (4.47%) Sensu
9 7 (3.91%) JMS
10 6 (3.35%) .NET Framework
10 6 (3.35%) Ajax
10 6 (3.35%) HTML5
10 6 (3.35%) MCollective
11 5 (2.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (2.79%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (2.79%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 42 (23.46%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (13.97%) Visualisation
3 15 (8.38%) Data Integration
4 13 (7.26%) Data Centre
4 13 (7.26%) Management Information System
5 10 (5.59%) Algorithms
6 5 (2.79%) NHS
6 5 (2.79%) Reference Data
7 4 (2.23%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.68%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.68%) Data Extraction
8 3 (1.68%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.12%) Clustering
9 2 (1.12%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.12%) Derivative
9 2 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.12%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.12%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.12%) Replication
9 2 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 56 (31.28%) Unix
2 29 (16.20%) Windows
3 23 (12.85%) Linux
4 12 (6.70%) Windows Server
5 8 (4.47%) CoreOS
6 7 (3.91%) Data ONTAP
6 7 (3.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (3.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.23%) CentOS
8 4 (2.23%) Solaris
8 4 (2.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.68%) AIX
10 2 (1.12%) SUSE
10 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.12%) zOS
11 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (29.61%) Business Intelligence
2 50 (27.93%) Data Modelling
3 36 (20.11%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (16.20%) Data Architecture
5 28 (15.64%) ETL
5 28 (15.64%) Open Source
6 25 (13.97%) Data Visualisation
7 21 (11.73%) Data Management
8 20 (11.17%) MVC
9 18 (10.06%) SDLC
10 16 (8.94%) Logical Data Model
10 16 (8.94%) Physical Data Model
11 15 (8.38%) Data Transformation
11 15 (8.38%) DevOps
11 15 (8.38%) Migration
11 15 (8.38%) Web Development
12 11 (6.15%) Information Management
12 11 (6.15%) SFIA
13 10 (5.59%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (5.59%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (23.46%) JavaScript
2 34 (18.99%) Java
3 31 (17.32%) Shell Script
4 28 (15.64%) C#
4 28 (15.64%) PL/SQL
5 17 (9.50%) Python
6 12 (6.70%) C++
6 12 (6.70%) Ruby
6 12 (6.70%) T-SQL
7 8 (4.47%) Go
7 8 (4.47%) VBA
8 6 (3.35%) Bash Shell
8 6 (3.35%) Erlang
9 5 (2.79%) PHP
10 4 (2.23%) C
11 2 (1.12%) VB
11 2 (1.12%) VB6
12 1 (0.56%) Perl
12 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.56%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 14 (7.82%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.15%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (2.23%) Degree
4 4 (2.23%) ISEB
4 4 (2.23%) SAS Certification
5 3 (1.68%) MCSA
5 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.12%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.59%) QA
2 5 (2.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (2.23%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.12%) Basel II
4 2 (1.12%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (1.12%) EMIR
4 2 (1.12%) FATCA
4 2 (1.12%) MiFID
5 1 (0.56%) PMBOK
System Software
1 12 (6.70%) Docker
2 10 (5.59%) NFS
3 9 (5.03%) Active Directory
4 8 (4.47%) Ceph
4 8 (4.47%) etcd
4 8 (4.47%) flannel
4 8 (4.47%) GlusterFS
5 7 (3.91%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (2.79%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.68%) KVM
7 3 (1.68%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (1.68%) SRDF
7 3 (1.68%) Xen
8 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.56%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.56%) vSphere
8 1 (0.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (7.82%) Control-M
2 13 (7.26%) Graphite
3 12 (6.70%) Puppet
4 8 (4.47%) Ansible
4 8 (4.47%) HAProxy
4 8 (4.47%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 8 (4.47%) Kubernetes
4 8 (4.47%) logstash
4 8 (4.47%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 5 (2.79%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.23%) Salt
6 4 (2.23%) SCCM
7 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (1.12%) SCOM
8 2 (1.12%) SCSM
9 1 (0.56%) Opsview
9 1 (0.56%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 70 (39.11%) Oracle
2 41 (22.91%) Microsoft
3 38 (21.23%) Informatica
4 29 (16.20%) Tableau
5 26 (14.53%) CA
6 22 (12.29%) VMware
7 10 (5.59%) NetApp
8 7 (3.91%) Brocade
8 7 (3.91%) Cisco
8 7 (3.91%) NetCracker
8 7 (3.91%) Sybase
9 5 (2.79%) Cognos
9 5 (2.79%) Teradata
10 4 (2.23%) Ab Initio
10 4 (2.23%) Citrix
10 4 (2.23%) EMC
10 4 (2.23%) HP
10 4 (2.23%) IBM
10 4 (2.23%) Intel
10 4 (2.23%) Splunk
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