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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 116 66 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 26.48% 19.70% 15.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 58.59% 45.52% 50.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 32 24
Average daily rate
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£300 £283 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.19% -5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £180 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +29.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-29.68% +16.36%
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
198 145 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 45.21% 43.28% 30.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 88 47
Average daily rate £325 £290 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% +0.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £416 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 4
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +6 41 £331 -1.85% 20
Doncaster +3 23 £363 +81.25% 4
Rotherham -2 5 £200 -11.11% 1
SQL
Yorkshire

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 77 (42.54%) SQL Server
2 69 (38.12%) Oracle
3 61 (33.70%) Microsoft
4 54 (29.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 46 (25.41%) Linux
6 44 (24.31%) Windows
6 44 (24.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 39 (21.55%) .NET
8 38 (20.99%) T-SQL
9 37 (20.44%) IIS
10 35 (19.34%) PL/SQL
11 32 (17.68%) Business Intelligence
12 29 (16.02%) Migration
13 28 (15.47%) Finance
14 27 (14.92%) Agile Software Development
14 27 (14.92%) JBoss
15 26 (14.36%) ITIL
16 25 (13.81%) Data Warehouse
17 24 (13.26%) SharePoint
18 22 (12.15%) MS Excel
18 22 (12.15%) BizTalk Server
19 21 (11.60%) XML
19 21 (11.60%) Java
19 21 (11.60%) Firewall
19 21 (11.60%) Oracle Database
20 20 (11.05%) JavaScript
21 19 (10.50%) NHS
21 19 (10.50%) Data Analysis
21 19 (10.50%) Performance Tuning
22 18 (9.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 37 (20.44%) IIS
2 27 (14.92%) JBoss
3 24 (13.26%) SharePoint
4 22 (12.15%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (4.97%) Tomcat
5 9 (4.97%) SAS
6 8 (4.42%) Apache
7 4 (2.21%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.10%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (1.10%) Jetty
8 2 (1.10%) CMS400.NET
8 2 (1.10%) Confluence
9 1 (0.55%) Quickr
9 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.55%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.55%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.55%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.55%) CMS
Applications
1 22 (12.15%) MS Excel
2 17 (9.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.55%) Office 365
2 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.60%) Firewall
2 7 (3.87%) SAN
3 5 (2.76%) NAS
3 5 (2.76%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (1.66%) DNS
5 2 (1.10%) LAN
5 2 (1.10%) WAN
5 2 (1.10%) FTP
6 1 (0.55%) HTTP
6 1 (0.55%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.55%) SNMP
6 1 (0.55%) DHCP
6 1 (0.55%) VoIP
6 1 (0.55%) SSL
6 1 (0.55%) Intranet
6 1 (0.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (42.54%) SQL Server
2 54 (29.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 44 (24.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (13.81%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (11.60%) Oracle Database
6 14 (7.73%) Oracle ODI
6 14 (7.73%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (6.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (5.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (4.42%) CouchDB
9 8 (4.42%) MongoDB
10 6 (3.31%) NoSQL
10 6 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (2.76%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (2.76%) DB2
11 5 (2.76%) Relational Database
12 4 (2.21%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (2.21%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (2.21%) DataStage
13 3 (1.66%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (7.73%) Oracle APEX
2 10 (5.52%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (4.97%) Git (software)
4 8 (4.42%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.42%) ERwin
5 4 (2.21%) Maven
6 3 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.66%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.66%) Ant
6 3 (1.66%) JUnit
6 3 (1.66%) Subversion
7 2 (1.10%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.10%) Toad
7 2 (1.10%) JIRA
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.55%) Rational Application Developer
8 1 (0.55%) JMeter
8 1 (0.55%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.55%) ClearCase
General
1 28 (15.47%) Finance
2 5 (2.76%) Banking
3 4 (2.21%) Publishing
3 4 (2.21%) Games
4 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.10%) Retail
4 2 (1.10%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.55%) Electronics
5 1 (0.55%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.55%) Marketing
5 1 (0.55%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 82 (45.30%) Developer
2 31 (17.13%) Analyst
3 27 (14.92%) SQL Developer
4 22 (12.15%) DBA
5 21 (11.60%) SQL DBA
6 17 (9.39%) Oracle Developer
7 14 (7.73%) Migration Engineer
8 12 (6.63%) Applications Support
9 9 (4.97%) MI Analyst
10 8 (4.42%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (3.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 7 (3.87%) SQL Server DBA
12 6 (3.31%) .NET Developer
13 5 (2.76%) Lead Developer
13 5 (2.76%) Java Developer
13 5 (2.76%) Support Analyst
13 5 (2.76%) SAN Storage Engineer
13 5 (2.76%) Storage Engineer
13 5 (2.76%) SAN Engineer
14 4 (2.21%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (21.55%) .NET
2 21 (11.60%) XML
3 18 (9.94%) Web Services
4 9 (4.97%) jQuery
4 9 (4.97%) ASP.NET
5 8 (4.42%) CSS
5 8 (4.42%) RabbitMQ
5 8 (4.42%) Kafka
5 8 (4.42%) HTML
6 4 (2.21%) Spring
6 4 (2.21%) J2EE
7 3 (1.66%) ADO.NET
7 3 (1.66%) Hibernate
7 3 (1.66%) WinForms
7 3 (1.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (1.10%) Apache Camel
8 2 (1.10%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (1.10%) REST
8 2 (1.10%) Apache CXF
8 2 (1.10%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.50%) NHS
2 13 (7.18%) Data Centre
3 11 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.31%) Private Cloud
4 6 (3.31%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.31%) Clustering
5 4 (2.21%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (2.21%) Online Games
6 3 (1.66%) Life Science
6 3 (1.66%) Replication
6 3 (1.66%) FlexPod
7 2 (1.10%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.10%) CCTV
7 2 (1.10%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.10%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.10%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.55%) iSeries
8 1 (0.55%) Informatics
8 1 (0.55%) AS400
8 1 (0.55%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 46 (25.41%) Linux
2 44 (24.31%) Windows
3 18 (9.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (8.29%) UNIX
5 14 (7.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (7.18%) Windows 2000 Server
7 12 (6.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (5.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (4.97%) Windows 2000
10 8 (4.42%) CentOS
11 1 (0.55%) AIX
11 1 (0.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (17.68%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (16.02%) Migration
3 27 (14.92%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (14.36%) ITIL
5 19 (10.50%) Data Analysis
5 19 (10.50%) Performance Tuning
6 17 (9.39%) Data Modelling
7 16 (8.84%) ETL
8 13 (7.18%) Kimball Methodology
9 10 (5.52%) Dimensional Modelling
9 10 (5.52%) Incident Management
10 9 (4.97%) Web Development
10 9 (4.97%) Unit Testing
11 8 (4.42%) Data Management
11 8 (4.42%) DevOps
11 8 (4.42%) SDLC
12 7 (3.87%) Inmon Methodology
13 6 (3.31%) Microservices
13 6 (3.31%) MVC
13 6 (3.31%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 38 (20.99%) T-SQL
2 35 (19.34%) PL/SQL
3 21 (11.60%) Java
4 20 (11.05%) JavaScript
5 14 (7.73%) VB
6 9 (4.97%) PowerShell
7 8 (4.42%) Bash Shell
8 7 (3.87%) C#
9 6 (3.31%) VBA
10 3 (1.66%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.66%) PHP
11 2 (1.10%) Perl
12 1 (0.55%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.55%) RPG
12 1 (0.55%) SAS Macro
12 1 (0.55%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 6 (3.31%) SC Cleared
1 6 (3.31%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.66%) ISEB
3 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.55%) ISTQB
System Software
1 8 (4.42%) Docker
2 5 (2.76%) NFS
3 4 (2.21%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.55%) vSphere
5 1 (0.55%) vCloud
5 1 (0.55%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.55%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (4.97%) Puppet
1 9 (4.97%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (4.42%) Salt
2 8 (4.42%) Graphite
3 6 (3.31%) Foglight
4 1 (0.55%) SCOM
4 1 (0.55%) Control-M
Vendors
1 69 (38.12%) Oracle
2 61 (33.70%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.73%) NetApp
4 10 (5.52%) Red Hat
5 9 (4.97%) EMC
5 9 (4.97%) VMware
5 9 (4.97%) Informatica
6 8 (4.42%) Splunk
6 8 (4.42%) Cisco
6 8 (4.42%) Business Objects
7 6 (3.31%) New Relic
8 5 (2.76%) Brocade
8 5 (2.76%) SAP
9 4 (2.21%) Cognos
9 4 (2.21%) Teradata
10 3 (1.66%) Sitecore
10 3 (1.66%) Sybase
10 3 (1.66%) IBM
11 2 (1.10%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.10%) Ektron
South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Rate: £170 - £200 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Sheffield
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £380 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Sheffield
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 26 days ago