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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL 66 80 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.28% 21.39% 12.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 53.23% 57.14% 33.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 46 22
Average daily rate
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£305 £281 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.44% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £173 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £423 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £19.50 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.20 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -1.09%
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
124 140 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 32.46% 37.43% 35.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 69 65
Average daily rate £325 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £181 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £423 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 9
Average hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.52% -20.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £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 February 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 February 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 -2 37 £305 +6.08% 28
Doncaster +3 8 £350 +32.07% 10
Rotherham 0 3 £266 +6.50% 3
Barnsley - 1 £275 - 3
SQL
Yorkshire

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 57 (40.43%) SQL Server
2 40 (28.37%) Microsoft
3 36 (25.53%) Oracle
4 35 (24.82%) T-SQL
5 32 (22.70%) Business Intelligence
6 31 (21.99%) .NET
7 30 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (20.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 29 (20.57%) Finance
9 23 (16.31%) JavaScript
9 23 (16.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 21 (14.89%) ASP.NET
10 21 (14.89%) Windows
11 20 (14.18%) C#
12 19 (13.48%) XML
13 18 (12.77%) PL/SQL
13 18 (12.77%) jQuery
13 18 (12.77%) Oracle Database
13 18 (12.77%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (11.35%) CRM
14 16 (11.35%) SAS
15 15 (10.64%) SharePoint
15 15 (10.64%) Web Services
15 15 (10.64%) HTML
15 15 (10.64%) Oracle Database 11g
16 14 (9.93%) SQL Server 2008
16 14 (9.93%) Dynamics CRM
16 14 (9.93%) MVC
16 14 (9.93%) Data Warehouse
16 14 (9.93%) ETL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 16 (11.35%) SAS
2 15 (10.64%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.67%) IIS
3 8 (5.67%) JBoss
3 8 (5.67%) Tomcat
4 7 (4.96%) Apache
5 6 (4.26%) WebSphere
6 5 (3.55%) MS Exchange
7 4 (2.84%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (2.84%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.42%) CMS
8 2 (1.42%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.42%) Jetty
8 2 (1.42%) CMS400.NET
8 2 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.42%) Quickr
8 2 (1.42%) Lync
8 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (5.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.84%) MS Office
3 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (9.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.42%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.13%) Office 365
2 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.38%) DNS
2 6 (4.26%) SAN
3 5 (3.55%) Firewall
3 5 (3.55%) LAN
3 5 (3.55%) WAN
3 5 (3.55%) DHCP
4 4 (2.84%) VoIP
5 3 (2.13%) FTP
5 3 (2.13%) HTTP
5 3 (2.13%) NAS
6 2 (1.42%) FCoE
6 2 (1.42%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (1.42%) Multicast
6 2 (1.42%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.42%) Intranet
6 2 (1.42%) Internet
6 2 (1.42%) SNMP
7 1 (0.71%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (40.43%) SQL Server
2 29 (20.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (16.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (12.77%) Oracle Database
5 15 (10.64%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (9.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (9.93%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (7.80%) Relational Database
8 8 (5.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (5.67%) DB2
9 7 (4.96%) Base SAS
9 7 (4.96%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 6 (4.26%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (3.55%) DataStage
12 4 (2.84%) RDBMS
12 4 (2.84%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (2.13%) QlikView
13 3 (2.13%) OLAP
13 3 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Maven
2 3 (2.13%) Subversion
2 3 (2.13%) Ant
2 3 (2.13%) JUnit
2 3 (2.13%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.71%) JIRA
4 1 (0.71%) Selenium
4 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.71%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.71%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (0.71%) Toad
4 1 (0.71%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.71%) ERwin
4 1 (0.71%) JMeter
4 1 (0.71%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.71%) ClearCase
General
1 29 (20.57%) Finance
2 9 (6.38%) Manufacturing
2 9 (6.38%) Banking
3 5 (3.55%) Retail
3 5 (3.55%) Back Office
4 3 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.71%) Electronics
5 1 (0.71%) Publishing
5 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.71%) Marketing
5 1 (0.71%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 62 (43.97%) Developer
2 24 (17.02%) Analyst
3 19 (13.48%) DBA
4 15 (10.64%) SQL DBA
5 11 (7.80%) SQL Developer
6 8 (5.67%) .NET Developer
7 7 (4.96%) Test Analyst
7 7 (4.96%) SQL Server DBA
7 7 (4.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 7 (4.96%) MI Analyst
8 6 (4.26%) Java Developer
8 6 (4.26%) SAS Developer
9 5 (3.55%) Data Modeller
9 5 (3.55%) Business Developer
9 5 (3.55%) Consultant
9 5 (3.55%) Storage Engineer
10 4 (2.84%) Senior Storage Engineer
10 4 (2.84%) Business Analyst
10 4 (2.84%) Web Developer
10 4 (2.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (21.99%) .NET
2 21 (14.89%) ASP.NET
3 19 (13.48%) XML
4 18 (12.77%) jQuery
5 15 (10.64%) HTML
5 15 (10.64%) Web Services
6 12 (8.51%) CSS
7 7 (4.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (4.26%) WCF
8 6 (4.26%) Silverlight
9 5 (3.55%) Hibernate
9 5 (3.55%) Spring
9 5 (3.55%) J2EE
10 4 (2.84%) RESTful
11 3 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (2.13%) Ajax
11 3 (2.13%) .NET Framework
11 3 (2.13%) LINQ
11 3 (2.13%) WPF
11 3 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.38%) NHS
3 6 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.55%) Clustering
5 4 (2.84%) CLARiiON
5 4 (2.84%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (2.84%) iSeries
6 3 (2.13%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.13%) FMCG
6 3 (2.13%) Life Science
6 3 (2.13%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.42%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.42%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.42%) CCTV
8 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.71%) Replication
8 1 (0.71%) DTV
8 1 (0.71%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 21 (14.89%) Windows
2 9 (6.38%) Linux
2 9 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (4.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (4.96%) Solaris
4 6 (4.26%) UNIX
5 2 (1.42%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.71%) MVS
6 1 (0.71%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (22.70%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (12.77%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (11.35%) CRM
5 14 (9.93%) MVC
5 14 (9.93%) ETL
6 12 (8.51%) Migration
6 12 (8.51%) Data Modelling
7 11 (7.80%) Dimensional Modelling
7 11 (7.80%) Web Development
8 10 (7.09%) ITIL
8 10 (7.09%) Scrum
9 8 (5.67%) Project Management
9 8 (5.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (4.96%) Unit Testing
11 6 (4.26%) Incident Management
11 6 (4.26%) Reverse Engineering
11 6 (4.26%) Data Migration
11 6 (4.26%) PRINCE2
11 6 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 35 (24.82%) T-SQL
2 23 (16.31%) JavaScript
3 20 (14.18%) C#
4 18 (12.77%) PL/SQL
5 13 (9.22%) Java
6 11 (7.80%) VBA
7 9 (6.38%) Shell Script
8 6 (4.26%) VB
9 3 (2.13%) PHP
10 2 (1.42%) RPG
10 2 (1.42%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.42%) SAS Macro
11 1 (0.71%) RPG/400
11 1 (0.71%) RPG IV
11 1 (0.71%) X++
11 1 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (3.55%) ISEB
2 4 (2.84%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.13%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.71%) Degree
5 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.71%) MCSE
5 1 (0.71%) MCSA
5 1 (0.71%) VCP4
5 1 (0.71%) NCDA
5 1 (0.71%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.42%) SLA
2 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 9 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.26%) vSphere
3 5 (3.55%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.84%) vCloud
5 2 (1.42%) KVM
5 2 (1.42%) NFS
5 2 (1.42%) SRDF
5 2 (1.42%) Terminal Server
5 2 (1.42%) Xen
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (4.26%) SCOM
2 4 (2.84%) ZABBIX
2 4 (2.84%) EMC Navisphere
2 4 (2.84%) NetBackup
2 4 (2.84%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (2.84%) Puppet
2 4 (2.84%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (1.42%) SCCM
4 1 (0.71%) Control-M
4 1 (0.71%) WSUS
4 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.71%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 40 (28.37%) Microsoft
2 36 (25.53%) Oracle
3 10 (7.09%) Business Objects
4 9 (6.38%) VMware
5 8 (5.67%) NetApp
5 8 (5.67%) IBM
6 7 (4.96%) EMC
7 6 (4.26%) Cisco
8 5 (3.55%) SAP
8 5 (3.55%) Informatica
8 5 (3.55%) Teradata
9 4 (2.84%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.84%) Symantec
9 4 (2.84%) McAfee
9 4 (2.84%) Citrix
9 4 (2.84%) Cognos
10 3 (2.13%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (2.13%) Ab Initio
11 2 (1.42%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.42%) Siemens
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Rate: £325 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
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Rate: £260 - £300 per day + competitive
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South Yorkshire
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: From £300 to £375 per day depending on experience
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Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
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Rate: competitive
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Rate: £250 - £275 per day + competitive
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Rate: £275 - £300 per day + competitive
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Rate: £200 - £270 per annum + competitive
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