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 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 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL 101 119 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.60% 24.69% 21.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.53% 60.41% 50.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 90 37
Median daily rate £388 £300 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £450 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £24.50 - £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £32.63
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -23.37%
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
232 197 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 42.73% 40.87% 41.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 130 92
Median daily rate £400 £325 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £240 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £475 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 7
Median hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £28.00 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £40.00 £30.60
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 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 6 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 6 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 +1 86 £438 +22.80% 18
Doncaster -2 5 £263 -25.00% 3
Rotherham -1 3 £263 +1.94% 3
SQL
Yorkshire

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 74 (39.36%) Finance
2 70 (37.23%) Oracle
3 56 (29.79%) Unix
4 54 (28.72%) Business Intelligence
5 53 (28.19%) SQL Server
6 50 (26.60%) Analytical Skills
7 49 (26.06%) SAS
7 49 (26.06%) Data Modelling
8 43 (22.87%) Microsoft
8 43 (22.87%) Data Warehouse
9 42 (22.34%) JavaScript
10 38 (20.21%) Informatica
11 37 (19.68%) ERwin
12 36 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
12 36 (19.15%) Hadoop
13 35 (18.62%) BusinessObjects
14 34 (18.09%) Java
15 31 (16.49%) Shell Script
15 31 (16.49%) MongoDB
16 30 (15.96%) PL/SQL
17 29 (15.43%) ETL
17 29 (15.43%) PostgreSQL
17 29 (15.43%) Tableau
17 29 (15.43%) HBase
17 29 (15.43%) Data Architecture
18 28 (14.89%) Open Source
18 28 (14.89%) C#
19 27 (14.36%) Windows
19 27 (14.36%) Apache Hive
20 26 (13.83%) Oracle Database

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 49 (26.06%) SAS
2 12 (6.38%) IIS
3 10 (5.32%) CMS
4 8 (4.26%) nginx
5 7 (3.72%) MS Exchange
5 7 (3.72%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.66%) Apache
6 5 (2.66%) Umbraco
7 4 (2.13%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.60%) JBoss
9 2 (1.06%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.06%) Moodle
9 2 (1.06%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (1.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.06%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.53%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 12 (6.38%) MS Office
2 10 (5.32%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.60%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.60%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.06%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.53%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.53%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.26%) GitHub
3 5 (2.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.60%) Office 365
5 2 (1.06%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.45%) SAN
2 9 (4.79%) DNS
2 9 (4.79%) Fibre Channel
2 9 (4.79%) NAS
3 8 (4.26%) SSL
4 5 (2.66%) Internet
5 4 (2.13%) Extranet
5 4 (2.13%) Intranet
6 3 (1.60%) DHCP
7 2 (1.06%) FCoE
7 2 (1.06%) HTTP
7 2 (1.06%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.06%) LAN
7 2 (1.06%) Multicast
7 2 (1.06%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (28.19%) SQL Server
2 43 (22.87%) Data Warehouse
3 36 (19.15%) Hadoop
4 35 (18.62%) BusinessObjects
5 31 (16.49%) MongoDB
6 29 (15.43%) HBase
6 29 (15.43%) PostgreSQL
7 27 (14.36%) Apache Hive
8 26 (13.83%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 26 (13.83%) Oracle Database
9 25 (13.30%) Pentaho
10 19 (10.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 17 (9.04%) SQL Server 2008
11 17 (9.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 15 (7.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 13 (6.91%) NoSQL
13 13 (6.91%) Oracle Database 11g
14 11 (5.85%) Base SAS
15 10 (5.32%) SQL Server 2014
16 7 (3.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 37 (19.68%) ERwin
2 17 (9.04%) Git (software)
3 13 (6.91%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.26%) Artifactory
4 8 (4.26%) GitLab
5 6 (3.19%) Maven
5 6 (3.19%) Mockito
6 5 (2.66%) HP UFT
7 4 (2.13%) JUnit
7 4 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (1.60%) LoadRunner
8 3 (1.60%) NUnit
8 3 (1.60%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (1.06%) ClearCase
9 2 (1.06%) Gradle
9 2 (1.06%) JIRA
9 2 (1.06%) jMock
9 2 (1.06%) Liquibase
9 2 (1.06%) Subversion
9 2 (1.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 74 (39.36%) Finance
2 20 (10.64%) Banking
3 7 (3.72%) Billing
3 7 (3.72%) Financial Institution
4 6 (3.19%) Advertising
5 5 (2.66%) Retail
6 2 (1.06%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.06%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (35.11%) Developer
2 45 (23.94%) Analyst
3 26 (13.83%) Architect
4 19 (10.11%) Enterprise Architect
5 13 (6.91%) Data Architect
5 13 (6.91%) SQL Developer
6 12 (6.38%) Business Analyst
6 12 (6.38%) Enterprise Data Architect
6 12 (6.38%) Tester
7 11 (5.85%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (5.32%) Java Developer
8 10 (5.32%) Web Developer
9 9 (4.79%) Senior Architect
9 9 (4.79%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 8 (4.26%) Senior Enterprise Architect
10 8 (4.26%) SQL Analyst
10 8 (4.26%) SSIS Developer
10 8 (4.26%) Test Analyst
11 7 (3.72%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (13.30%) HTML
2 22 (11.70%) jQuery
3 21 (11.17%) .NET
4 20 (10.64%) CSS
4 20 (10.64%) XML
5 17 (9.04%) ASP.NET
6 14 (7.45%) Web Services
7 11 (5.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (4.79%) JSON
8 9 (4.79%) RESTful
9 8 (4.26%) Sensu
10 7 (3.72%) Ajax
10 7 (3.72%) HTML5
10 7 (3.72%) JMS
10 7 (3.72%) Middleware
11 6 (3.19%) .NET Framework
11 6 (3.19%) MCollective
11 6 (3.19%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (3.19%) Spring
12 5 (2.66%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 50 (26.60%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (13.30%) Visualisation
3 15 (7.98%) Data Integration
4 13 (6.91%) Management Information System
5 12 (6.38%) Data Centre
6 10 (5.32%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.66%) NHS
7 5 (2.66%) Reference Data
8 4 (2.13%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.13%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.60%) Data Extraction
9 3 (1.60%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.06%) Clustering
10 2 (1.06%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.06%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (1.06%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.06%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.06%) Replication
10 2 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 56 (29.79%) Unix
2 27 (14.36%) Windows
3 21 (11.17%) Linux
4 10 (5.32%) Windows Server
5 8 (4.26%) CoreOS
6 7 (3.72%) Data ONTAP
7 6 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.13%) CentOS
9 4 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.60%) Solaris
10 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.06%) AIX
12 1 (0.53%) SUSE
12 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.53%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (28.72%) Business Intelligence
2 49 (26.06%) Data Modelling
3 36 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (15.43%) Data Architecture
4 29 (15.43%) ETL
5 28 (14.89%) Open Source
6 25 (13.30%) Data Visualisation
7 22 (11.70%) Data Management
8 21 (11.17%) MVC
9 18 (9.57%) SDLC
10 16 (8.51%) Logical Data Model
10 16 (8.51%) Physical Data Model
11 15 (7.98%) Data Transformation
11 15 (7.98%) Web Development
12 14 (7.45%) Analytics
12 14 (7.45%) DevOps
12 14 (7.45%) Migration
13 11 (5.85%) Information Management
13 11 (5.85%) SFIA
13 11 (5.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (22.34%) JavaScript
2 34 (18.09%) Java
3 31 (16.49%) Shell Script
4 30 (15.96%) PL/SQL
5 28 (14.89%) C#
6 17 (9.04%) Python
7 13 (6.91%) T-SQL
8 12 (6.38%) C++
8 12 (6.38%) Ruby
9 8 (4.26%) Go
9 8 (4.26%) VBA
10 6 (3.19%) Bash Shell
10 6 (3.19%) Erlang
10 6 (3.19%) PHP
11 4 (2.13%) C
12 3 (1.60%) VB
13 2 (1.06%) Perl
13 2 (1.06%) VB6
14 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.53%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 14 (7.45%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.85%) Degree
2 11 (5.85%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.19%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (2.13%) ISEB
5 3 (1.60%) SAS Certification
6 2 (1.06%) MCSA
6 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.53%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.85%) Data Quality
2 10 (5.32%) QA
3 5 (2.66%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.06%) Basel II
4 2 (1.06%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (1.06%) EMIR
4 2 (1.06%) FATCA
4 2 (1.06%) MiFID
5 1 (0.53%) PMBOK
System Software
1 12 (6.38%) Docker
2 9 (4.79%) NFS
3 8 (4.26%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.26%) Ceph
3 8 (4.26%) GlusterFS
4 7 (3.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.13%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.06%) KVM
6 2 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.06%) SRDF
6 2 (1.06%) Xen
6 2 (1.06%) XenApp
7 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.53%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (6.91%) Control-M
1 13 (6.91%) Graphite
2 12 (6.38%) Puppet
3 8 (4.26%) Ansible
3 8 (4.26%) HAProxy
3 8 (4.26%) Kubernetes
3 8 (4.26%) logstash
4 5 (2.66%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.13%) Salt
6 3 (1.60%) SCCM
7 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.53%) Opsview
8 1 (0.53%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.53%) SCOM
8 1 (0.53%) SCSM
Vendors
1 70 (37.23%) Oracle
2 43 (22.87%) Microsoft
3 38 (20.21%) Informatica
4 29 (15.43%) Tableau
5 26 (13.83%) CA
6 20 (10.64%) VMware
7 9 (4.79%) NetApp
8 7 (3.72%) Brocade
8 7 (3.72%) NetCracker
9 6 (3.19%) Sybase
10 5 (2.66%) Cisco
10 5 (2.66%) Cognos
11 4 (2.13%) Ab Initio
11 4 (2.13%) Citrix
11 4 (2.13%) EMC
11 4 (2.13%) Splunk
11 4 (2.13%) Teradata
12 3 (1.60%) BMC
12 3 (1.60%) IBM
12 3 (1.60%) Intel
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