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 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 119 75 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 24.84% 21.01% 14.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 60.41% 50.68% 41.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 37 30
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£300 £288 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £416 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £20.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +51.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.63 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-23.37% +20.94%
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
197 148 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 41.13% 41.46% 35.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 92 65
Average daily rate £325 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £201 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -2.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 5 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 5 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 +5 46 £356 +5.55% 28
Doncaster +2 20 £350 +75.00% 6
Rotherham +3 8 £258 +14.44%
Barnsley +3 1 £275 - 3
SQL
Yorkshire

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 81 (44.02%) SQL Server
2 68 (36.96%) Microsoft
3 63 (34.24%) Oracle
4 57 (30.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 49 (26.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 42 (22.83%) Windows
7 41 (22.28%) Linux
8 40 (21.74%) T-SQL
8 40 (21.74%) .NET
9 36 (19.57%) Business Intelligence
9 36 (19.57%) Finance
10 31 (16.85%) PL/SQL
10 31 (16.85%) IIS
11 29 (15.76%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (14.67%) Data Warehouse
13 25 (13.59%) ITIL
13 25 (13.59%) SharePoint
14 24 (13.04%) XML
14 24 (13.04%) JBoss
14 24 (13.04%) JavaScript
14 24 (13.04%) Migration
15 23 (12.50%) Java
16 22 (11.96%) MS Excel
17 20 (10.87%) Web Services
17 20 (10.87%) ETL
17 20 (10.87%) BizTalk Server
17 20 (10.87%) Oracle Database
18 19 (10.33%) Performance Tuning
18 19 (10.33%) NHS
18 19 (10.33%) MS Office

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 31 (16.85%) IIS
2 25 (13.59%) SharePoint
3 24 (13.04%) JBoss
4 20 (10.87%) BizTalk Server
5 15 (8.15%) SAS
6 9 (4.89%) Tomcat
7 8 (4.35%) Apache
8 6 (3.26%) WebSphere
9 4 (2.17%) Oracle Coherence
10 3 (1.63%) MS Exchange
11 2 (1.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (1.09%) CMS400.NET
11 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (1.09%) Confluence
11 2 (1.09%) Jetty
12 1 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.54%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.54%) Quickr
Applications
1 22 (11.96%) MS Excel
2 19 (10.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (4.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.09%) Office 365
3 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.78%) Firewall
2 10 (5.43%) SAN
3 7 (3.80%) NAS
3 7 (3.80%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (2.17%) LAN
4 4 (2.17%) WAN
5 3 (1.63%) VoIP
5 3 (1.63%) FTP
5 3 (1.63%) HTTP
5 3 (1.63%) DNS
6 2 (1.09%) FCoE
6 2 (1.09%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.09%) Multicast
7 1 (0.54%) Intranet
7 1 (0.54%) Internet
7 1 (0.54%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.54%) SNMP
7 1 (0.54%) DHCP
7 1 (0.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (44.02%) SQL Server
2 57 (30.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 49 (26.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (14.67%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (10.87%) Oracle Database
6 15 (8.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (7.07%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (5.43%) Oracle ODI
8 10 (5.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (4.35%) MongoDB
9 8 (4.35%) CouchDB
10 7 (3.80%) Relational Database
10 7 (3.80%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 7 (3.80%) DB2
11 6 (3.26%) NoSQL
11 6 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (2.72%) DataStage
13 4 (2.17%) RDBMS
13 4 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (5.43%) Oracle APEX
2 9 (4.89%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 7 (3.80%) ERwin
5 4 (2.17%) Maven
6 3 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.63%) Subversion
6 3 (1.63%) Ant
6 3 (1.63%) JUnit
6 3 (1.63%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.09%) Toad
7 2 (1.09%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.09%) JIRA
7 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.54%) Rational Application Developer
8 1 (0.54%) JMeter
8 1 (0.54%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.54%) ClearCase
General
1 36 (19.57%) Finance
2 8 (4.35%) Banking
3 4 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.17%) Games
4 3 (1.63%) Back Office
5 2 (1.09%) Retail
5 2 (1.09%) Publishing
5 2 (1.09%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.54%) Russian Language
6 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.54%) Electronics
6 1 (0.54%) Marketing
6 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (45.65%) Developer
2 31 (16.85%) Analyst
3 29 (15.76%) SQL Developer
4 21 (11.41%) DBA
5 19 (10.33%) SQL DBA
6 12 (6.52%) Oracle Developer
7 11 (5.98%) Migration Engineer
7 11 (5.98%) Applications Support
8 9 (4.89%) MI Analyst
9 8 (4.35%) .NET Developer
9 8 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (3.80%) SQL Server DBA
10 7 (3.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 5 (2.72%) SAN Storage Engineer
11 5 (2.72%) Senior Developer
11 5 (2.72%) Support Analyst
11 5 (2.72%) Java Developer
11 5 (2.72%) Storage Engineer
11 5 (2.72%) SAN Engineer
11 5 (2.72%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (21.74%) .NET
2 24 (13.04%) XML
3 20 (10.87%) Web Services
4 15 (8.15%) jQuery
5 13 (7.07%) ASP.NET
6 12 (6.52%) HTML
7 10 (5.43%) CSS
8 8 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (4.35%) Kafka
9 7 (3.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (2.72%) Silverlight
11 4 (2.17%) J2EE
11 4 (2.17%) Spring
11 4 (2.17%) Hibernate
12 3 (1.63%) WinForms
12 3 (1.63%) ADO.NET
12 3 (1.63%) Middleware
13 2 (1.09%) JAXB
13 2 (1.09%) XML Schema
13 2 (1.09%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.33%) NHS
2 12 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.26%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.26%) Private Cloud
4 4 (2.17%) Clustering
4 4 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (2.17%) Online Games
5 3 (1.63%) Data Extraction
5 3 (1.63%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.63%) Life Science
5 3 (1.63%) Credit Risk
5 3 (1.63%) Replication
6 2 (1.09%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.09%) CCTV
6 2 (1.09%) iSeries
7 1 (0.54%) Informatics
7 1 (0.54%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.54%) AS400
7 1 (0.54%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 42 (22.83%) Windows
2 41 (22.28%) Linux
3 15 (8.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (6.52%) UNIX
4 12 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (5.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (4.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
7 8 (4.35%) CentOS
8 6 (3.26%) Windows 2000
9 3 (1.63%) Solaris
10 1 (0.54%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (19.57%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (15.76%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (13.59%) ITIL
4 24 (13.04%) Migration
5 20 (10.87%) ETL
6 19 (10.33%) Performance Tuning
7 18 (9.78%) Data Analysis
7 18 (9.78%) Data Modelling
8 12 (6.52%) Web Development
8 12 (6.52%) Dimensional Modelling
8 12 (6.52%) Kimball Methodology
9 11 (5.98%) CRM
10 10 (5.43%) Incident Management
11 8 (4.35%) Data Management
11 8 (4.35%) MVC
11 8 (4.35%) DevOps
12 7 (3.80%) Unit Testing
12 7 (3.80%) Inmon Methodology
13 6 (3.26%) Scrum
13 6 (3.26%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 40 (21.74%) T-SQL
2 31 (16.85%) PL/SQL
3 24 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 23 (12.50%) Java
5 11 (5.98%) C#
5 11 (5.98%) VB
6 10 (5.43%) VBA
7 8 (4.35%) Bash Shell
8 6 (3.26%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.63%) PHP
9 3 (1.63%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.09%) RPG
10 2 (1.09%) Perl
10 2 (1.09%) RPG/400
10 2 (1.09%) SAS Macro
11 1 (0.54%) RPG IV
11 1 (0.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (3.80%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.26%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.63%) ISEB
4 1 (0.54%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.54%) Degree
4 1 (0.54%) MCSE
4 1 (0.54%) MCSA
4 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (4.35%) Docker
2 7 (3.80%) NFS
3 4 (2.17%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.63%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.09%) Xen
5 2 (1.09%) SRDF
5 2 (1.09%) KVM
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.54%) vCloud
6 1 (0.54%) vSphere
6 1 (0.54%) Squid
6 1 (0.54%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (4.89%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (4.89%) Puppet
2 8 (4.35%) Salt
2 8 (4.35%) Graphite
3 4 (2.17%) Foglight
4 2 (1.09%) SCOM
5 1 (0.54%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.54%) SCCM
5 1 (0.54%) Control-M
Vendors
1 68 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 63 (34.24%) Oracle
3 13 (7.07%) NetApp
4 11 (5.98%) Informatica
5 10 (5.43%) VMware
6 9 (4.89%) Business Objects
7 8 (4.35%) EMC
7 8 (4.35%) Splunk
8 7 (3.80%) Red Hat
8 7 (3.80%) Cisco
9 5 (2.72%) Brocade
9 5 (2.72%) Teradata
9 5 (2.72%) Cognos
9 5 (2.72%) SAP
9 5 (2.72%) IBM
10 4 (2.17%) Sybase
10 4 (2.17%) New Relic
11 3 (1.63%) Sitecore
12 2 (1.09%) TIBCO
12 2 (1.09%) Citrix
Sheffield
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £380 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
South Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £210 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Doncaster
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £225 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £220 - £280 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Rate: £275 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
South Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £330 - £370 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Sheffield
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £280 - £350 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago