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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 74 102 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.05% 23.34% 18.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.37% 51.26% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 69 26
Median daily rate £400 £303 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.23% +7.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £266 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £703 £425 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -26.22%
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
198 199 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 45.62% 45.54% 45.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 113 80
Median daily rate £413 £325 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £425 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 12
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 £12.50 £25.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £25.00 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

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 June 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 June 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 63 £499 +47.70% 15
Rotherham +3 3 £281 +40.62% 3
Doncaster -3 3 £288 -20.68% 2
SQL
Yorkshire

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 (41.42%) Oracle
2 63 (37.28%) Finance
3 53 (31.36%) Business Intelligence
4 52 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 52 (30.77%) Unix
5 50 (29.59%) Data Modelling
6 44 (26.04%) SAS
6 44 (26.04%) Data Warehouse
7 42 (24.85%) JavaScript
7 42 (24.85%) Hadoop
8 38 (22.49%) Informatica
9 37 (21.89%) ERwin
10 36 (21.30%) BusinessObjects
11 35 (20.71%) Microsoft
11 35 (20.71%) Windows
12 34 (20.12%) HBase
12 34 (20.12%) Analytical Skills
13 31 (18.34%) MongoDB
13 31 (18.34%) Shell Script
14 30 (17.75%) Linux
14 30 (17.75%) Java
14 30 (17.75%) Data Architecture
14 30 (17.75%) Tableau
15 29 (17.16%) Open Source
16 28 (16.57%) PostgreSQL
16 28 (16.57%) VMware
16 28 (16.57%) Agile Software Development
16 28 (16.57%) C#
16 28 (16.57%) Apache Hive
17 27 (15.98%) Enterprise Data Warehouse

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 44 (26.04%) SAS
2 15 (8.88%) IIS
3 9 (5.33%) CMS
3 9 (5.33%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.73%) nginx
5 7 (4.14%) MS Exchange
6 6 (3.55%) Apache
6 6 (3.55%) Oracle Coherence
6 6 (3.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 6 (3.55%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.37%) CICS
7 4 (2.37%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (2.37%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.78%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.59%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.59%) JBoss
9 1 (0.59%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (4.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.78%) MS Office
2 3 (1.78%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.78%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.18%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.59%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.92%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.73%) GitHub
3 7 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.65%) SAN
2 13 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
2 13 (7.69%) NAS
3 9 (5.33%) DNS
4 8 (4.73%) SSL
5 7 (4.14%) FCoE
5 7 (4.14%) iSCSI
5 7 (4.14%) LAN
5 7 (4.14%) Multicast
5 7 (4.14%) WAN
6 6 (3.55%) HTTP
7 5 (2.96%) Internet
8 4 (2.37%) Extranet
8 4 (2.37%) Intranet
9 3 (1.78%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 44 (26.04%) Data Warehouse
3 42 (24.85%) Hadoop
4 36 (21.30%) BusinessObjects
5 34 (20.12%) HBase
6 31 (18.34%) MongoDB
7 28 (16.57%) Apache Hive
7 28 (16.57%) PostgreSQL
8 27 (15.98%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 26 (15.38%) Pentaho
10 20 (11.83%) Oracle Database
11 17 (10.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 16 (9.47%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (8.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (7.69%) DB2
14 13 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 11 (6.51%) NoSQL
15 11 (6.51%) Oracle Database 11g
16 10 (5.92%) SQL Server 2014
17 7 (4.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 37 (21.89%) ERwin
2 14 (8.28%) Git (software)
3 11 (6.51%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.73%) Artifactory
4 8 (4.73%) GitLab
5 6 (3.55%) HP UFT
6 4 (2.37%) JUnit
6 4 (2.37%) Maven
6 4 (2.37%) Mockito
6 4 (2.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (1.78%) LoadRunner
7 3 (1.78%) Subversion
8 2 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.18%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.18%) Gradle
8 2 (1.18%) jMock
8 2 (1.18%) NUnit
8 2 (1.18%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.59%) Gitweb
9 1 (0.59%) Selenium
General
1 63 (37.28%) Finance
2 25 (14.79%) Banking
3 6 (3.55%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.96%) Advertising
5 4 (2.37%) Retail
6 2 (1.18%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.18%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.59%) Billing
7 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (31.36%) Developer
2 35 (20.71%) Architect
3 29 (17.16%) Analyst
4 20 (11.83%) Enterprise Architect
5 13 (7.69%) Data Architect
5 13 (7.69%) Tester
6 12 (7.10%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 11 (6.51%) Business Analyst
7 11 (6.51%) Infrastructure Architect
8 10 (5.92%) Senior Architect
8 10 (5.92%) SQL Developer
9 9 (5.33%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (5.33%) Senior Enterprise Architect
9 9 (5.33%) Web Developer
10 8 (4.73%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 8 (4.73%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (4.73%) Test Analyst
11 7 (4.14%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
11 7 (4.14%) ETL Tester
11 7 (4.14%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (13.61%) HTML
1 23 (13.61%) XML
2 22 (13.02%) jQuery
3 18 (10.65%) .NET
4 16 (9.47%) CSS
5 15 (8.88%) ASP.NET
6 14 (8.28%) Middleware
7 11 (6.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (6.51%) Web Services
8 8 (4.73%) Sensu
9 7 (4.14%) JSON
10 6 (3.55%) .NET Framework
10 6 (3.55%) Ajax
10 6 (3.55%) MCollective
10 6 (3.55%) Rendezvous
10 6 (3.55%) RESTful
10 6 (3.55%) XSLT
11 5 (2.96%) JMS
12 4 (2.37%) SOAP
12 4 (2.37%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (20.12%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (15.38%) Visualisation
3 14 (8.28%) Data Integration
4 13 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 11 (6.51%) Data Centre
6 10 (5.92%) Algorithms
7 6 (3.55%) Replication
8 4 (2.37%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.78%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.78%) NHS
9 3 (1.78%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.18%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.18%) Clustering
10 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.18%) Data Extraction
10 2 (1.18%) Derivative
10 2 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (1.18%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.18%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 52 (30.77%) Unix
2 35 (20.71%) Windows
3 30 (17.75%) Linux
4 12 (7.10%) Windows Server
5 11 (6.51%) Solaris
6 8 (4.73%) CoreOS
6 8 (4.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (3.55%) AIX
7 6 (3.55%) Data ONTAP
7 6 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.96%) SUSE
8 5 (2.96%) zOS
9 4 (2.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.78%) CentOS
10 3 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (31.36%) Business Intelligence
2 50 (29.59%) Data Modelling
3 30 (17.75%) Data Architecture
4 29 (17.16%) Open Source
5 28 (16.57%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
6 26 (15.38%) ETL
7 19 (11.24%) Data Management
8 17 (10.06%) Migration
8 17 (10.06%) Performance Tuning
9 16 (9.47%) Logical Data Model
9 16 (9.47%) MVC
9 16 (9.47%) Physical Data Model
10 15 (8.88%) Data Transformation
10 15 (8.88%) SDLC
11 14 (8.28%) Web Development
12 13 (7.69%) DevOps
13 11 (6.51%) Information Management
13 11 (6.51%) Project Management
13 11 (6.51%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 42 (24.85%) JavaScript
2 31 (18.34%) Shell Script
3 30 (17.75%) Java
4 28 (16.57%) C#
5 17 (10.06%) PL/SQL
5 17 (10.06%) Python
6 11 (6.51%) C++
6 11 (6.51%) Ruby
6 11 (6.51%) T-SQL
7 8 (4.73%) Go
8 7 (4.14%) VBA
9 6 (3.55%) Bash Shell
9 6 (3.55%) Erlang
10 5 (2.96%) PHP
11 4 (2.37%) C
12 2 (1.18%) VB
12 2 (1.18%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.18%) VB6
13 1 (0.59%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 16 (9.47%) Security Cleared
2 12 (7.10%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (2.96%) SAS Certification
5 4 (2.37%) Degree
5 4 (2.37%) ISEB
6 3 (1.78%) MCSA
6 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.18%) MCSE
8 1 (0.59%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.92%) QA
2 6 (3.55%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.78%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.18%) Basel II
4 2 (1.18%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (1.18%) EMIR
4 2 (1.18%) FATCA
4 2 (1.18%) MiFID
5 1 (0.59%) PMBOK
System Software
1 14 (8.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (7.69%) NFS
3 11 (6.51%) Docker
4 9 (5.33%) Active Directory
4 9 (5.33%) Hyper-V
5 8 (4.73%) Ceph
5 8 (4.73%) etcd
5 8 (4.73%) flannel
5 8 (4.73%) GlusterFS
6 7 (4.14%) KVM
6 7 (4.14%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (4.14%) SRDF
6 7 (4.14%) Xen
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (0.59%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.59%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.59%) vSphere
7 1 (0.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (8.28%) Control-M
2 11 (6.51%) Graphite
2 11 (6.51%) Puppet
3 8 (4.73%) Ansible
3 8 (4.73%) HAProxy
3 8 (4.73%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 8 (4.73%) Kubernetes
3 8 (4.73%) logstash
3 8 (4.73%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 8 (4.73%) rkt
4 4 (2.37%) SCCM
5 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.78%) Salt
6 2 (1.18%) SCOM
6 2 (1.18%) SCSM
7 1 (0.59%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.59%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 70 (41.42%) Oracle
2 38 (22.49%) Informatica
3 35 (20.71%) Microsoft
4 30 (17.75%) Tableau
5 28 (16.57%) VMware
6 27 (15.98%) CA
7 13 (7.69%) NetApp
8 11 (6.51%) Cisco
8 11 (6.51%) Intel
9 10 (5.92%) Sybase
10 8 (4.73%) EMC
11 7 (4.14%) IBM
12 6 (3.55%) Brocade
12 6 (3.55%) DataSynapse
12 6 (3.55%) Teradata
12 6 (3.55%) TIBCO
13 5 (2.96%) Cognos
14 4 (2.37%) Citrix
14 4 (2.37%) HP
15 3 (1.78%) Ab Initio
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