The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South Yorkshire region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 46 38 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 14.24% 12.42% 12.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.66% 44.71% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 26
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £152 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £14.50 £21.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.55% -10.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £18.30 £23.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.21 £34.30 £24.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Programming Languages Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
116 85 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 35.91% 27.78% 43.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 49 74
Average daily rate £300 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £175 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +52.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
SQL
Yorkshire

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 26 £294 -2.08% 25
Barnsley +9 3 £275 -8.33% 4
Rotherham - 2 £180 - 2
Doncaster - - - - 4
SQL
Yorkshire

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 38 (32.20%) SQL Server
2 32 (27.12%) T-SQL
3 24 (20.34%) .NET
4 23 (19.49%) Windows
4 23 (19.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (17.80%) Microsoft
6 19 (16.10%) SQL Server 2005
7 18 (15.25%) Finance
8 17 (14.41%) MS Excel
8 17 (14.41%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (14.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (11.86%) Oracle
10 13 (11.02%) SQL Server 2000
10 13 (11.02%) IIS
10 13 (11.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (10.17%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (9.32%) Replication
13 10 (8.47%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (8.47%) XML
13 10 (8.47%) Oracle Database
14 9 (7.63%) HTML
14 9 (7.63%) JavaScript
14 9 (7.63%) FTP
14 9 (7.63%) Data Modelling
14 9 (7.63%) ETL
14 9 (7.63%) NHS
14 9 (7.63%) Firewall
14 9 (7.63%) Network Security
15 8 (6.78%) Dynamics AX
15 8 (6.78%) DTS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 13 (11.02%) IIS
2 5 (4.24%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (4.24%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.85%) SAS
3 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.85%) Jetty
3 1 (0.85%) nginx
3 1 (0.85%) Quickr
3 1 (0.85%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.85%) Apache
3 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.85%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 17 (14.41%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.08%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (6.78%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.63%) FTP
1 9 (7.63%) Firewall
1 9 (7.63%) Network Security
2 6 (5.08%) SAN
3 3 (2.54%) LAN
3 3 (2.54%) WAN
4 2 (1.69%) DNS
5 1 (0.85%) SMTP
5 1 (0.85%) DHCP
5 1 (0.85%) VoIP
5 1 (0.85%) HTTP
5 1 (0.85%) SNMP
5 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.85%) VPN
5 1 (0.85%) Intranet
5 1 (0.85%) Internet
5 1 (0.85%) VRRP
5 1 (0.85%) NAS
5 1 (0.85%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (32.20%) SQL Server
2 23 (19.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (16.10%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (14.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (11.02%) SQL Server 2000
5 13 (11.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (8.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (8.47%) Oracle Database
7 8 (6.78%) Relational Database
7 8 (6.78%) DTS
8 7 (5.93%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (3.39%) Data Mining
11 3 (2.54%) MS Access
12 2 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects XI
13 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (2.54%) ERwin
1 3 (2.54%) MorphX
2 2 (1.69%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.69%) TestDirector
2 2 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.85%) Ant
3 1 (0.85%) JUnit
3 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.85%) NUnit
3 1 (0.85%) Maven
General
1 18 (15.25%) Finance
2 6 (5.08%) Banking
3 5 (4.24%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.54%) Electronics
5 3 (2.54%) Marketing
6 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (23.73%) Developer
2 24 (20.34%) Applications Support
3 19 (16.10%) Analyst
4 14 (11.86%) DBA
4 14 (11.86%) SQL DBA
5 11 (9.32%) .NET Developer
6 9 (7.63%) Support Engineer
7 7 (5.93%) Administrator
8 6 (5.08%) Report Analyst
9 5 (4.24%) Data Analyst
9 5 (4.24%) SQL Developer
9 5 (4.24%) Data Modeller
10 4 (3.39%) Build Engineer
10 4 (3.39%) Technical Engineer
10 4 (3.39%) VB.NET Developer
10 4 (3.39%) Support Analyst
11 3 (2.54%) Consultant
11 3 (2.54%) Applications Support Analyst
11 3 (2.54%) Ab Initio Developer
11 3 (2.54%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.34%) .NET
2 10 (8.47%) XML
3 9 (7.63%) HTML
4 8 (6.78%) ASP.NET
5 6 (5.08%) CSS
5 6 (5.08%) Web Services
6 4 (3.39%) WinForms
7 3 (2.54%) jQuery
7 3 (2.54%) HTML5
8 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.69%) Spring
8 2 (1.69%) Middleware
8 2 (1.69%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.69%) J2EE
8 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.85%) SOAP
9 1 (0.85%) JSF
9 1 (0.85%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.85%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.32%) Replication
2 9 (7.63%) NHS
3 7 (5.93%) Clustering
4 4 (3.39%) Firmware
4 4 (3.39%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.54%) DTV
5 3 (2.54%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.54%) FMCG
6 2 (1.69%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.85%) iSeries
7 1 (0.85%) Open Source
7 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.85%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.85%) W3C
7 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.85%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.49%) Windows
2 7 (5.93%) UNIX
3 6 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.39%) Linux
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.85%) AIX
6 1 (0.85%) Solaris
6 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.41%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (10.17%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (7.63%) ETL
3 9 (7.63%) Data Modelling
4 7 (5.93%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (5.08%) Migration
5 6 (5.08%) Unit Testing
5 6 (5.08%) BPMN
5 6 (5.08%) Data Migration
6 5 (4.24%) Incident Management
6 5 (4.24%) TDD
6 5 (4.24%) Data Analysis
6 5 (4.24%) Logistics
7 4 (3.39%) ITIL
7 4 (3.39%) Change Management
7 4 (3.39%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (2.54%) Data Cleansing
8 3 (2.54%) Programme Management
8 3 (2.54%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 32 (27.12%) T-SQL
2 9 (7.63%) JavaScript
3 8 (6.78%) C#
3 8 (6.78%) PL/SQL
3 8 (6.78%) VB.NET
4 4 (3.39%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.54%) X++
5 3 (2.54%) Python
5 3 (2.54%) VB
5 3 (2.54%) Java
6 2 (1.69%) Perl
6 2 (1.69%) VBScript
6 2 (1.69%) VB6
7 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.85%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (0.85%) SQR
7 1 (0.85%) PHP
7 1 (0.85%) C
7 1 (0.85%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (1.69%) ISEB
1 2 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.85%) MCSE
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.85%) Sun Certification
2 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (0.85%) Degree
2 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.24%) QA
2 4 (3.39%) SLA
3 1 (0.85%) Basel II
3 1 (0.85%) COREP
System Software
1 4 (3.39%) XenServer
2 2 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.85%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.85%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.39%) SCDPM
2 3 (2.54%) Control-M
3 1 (0.85%) SCCM
3 1 (0.85%) SCOM
3 1 (0.85%) Puppet
3 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (17.80%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.86%) Oracle
3 7 (5.93%) VMware
4 6 (5.08%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (4.24%) Informatica
6 4 (3.39%) HP
6 4 (3.39%) Veeam
7 3 (2.54%) Ab Initio
7 3 (2.54%) Infoflex
7 3 (2.54%) BMC
7 3 (2.54%) SAP
8 2 (1.69%) Citrix
9 1 (0.85%) JBoss
9 1 (0.85%) IBM
9 1 (0.85%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.85%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.85%) Brocade
9 1 (0.85%) NetApp
9 1 (0.85%) Lotus
9 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
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Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Rate: £260 - £340 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 20 days ago