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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 75 41 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.77% 13.06% 13.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.12% 38.32% 47.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 20 24
Average daily rate
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£315 £314 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.39% +2.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £159 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £388 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.50 £27.41
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.61%
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
170 107 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 40.28% 34.08% 27.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 51 51
Average daily rate £330 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £155 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £415 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 6
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 -1 39 £330 +12.34% 23
Doncaster - 12 £363 - 7
Barnsley -3 2 £293 - 3
SQL
Yorkshire

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 84 (43.30%) SQL Server
2 69 (35.57%) Microsoft
3 67 (34.54%) Oracle
4 53 (27.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 51 (26.29%) Windows
6 46 (23.71%) Linux
6 46 (23.71%) .NET
7 42 (21.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 34 (17.53%) IIS
8 34 (17.53%) Business Intelligence
9 33 (17.01%) Finance
10 32 (16.49%) PL/SQL
11 31 (15.98%) T-SQL
12 30 (15.46%) Data Warehouse
13 29 (14.95%) Migration
14 27 (13.92%) UNIX
15 26 (13.40%) ITIL
16 25 (12.89%) JBoss
17 24 (12.37%) SharePoint
17 24 (12.37%) NHS
18 23 (11.86%) Data Modelling
19 22 (11.34%) ETL
19 22 (11.34%) Java
19 22 (11.34%) BizTalk Server
20 21 (10.82%) MS Excel
21 20 (10.31%) Firewall
21 20 (10.31%) Oracle Database
22 19 (9.79%) VMware
22 19 (9.79%) MS Office
23 18 (9.28%) NetApp

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 34 (17.53%) IIS
2 25 (12.89%) JBoss
3 24 (12.37%) SharePoint
4 22 (11.34%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (4.12%) Apache
5 8 (4.12%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.58%) SAS
7 3 (1.55%) Confluence
8 2 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.03%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.03%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.52%) Jetty
9 1 (0.52%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.52%) nginx
9 1 (0.52%) Moodle
9 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.52%) Node.js
9 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (10.82%) MS Excel
2 19 (9.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.52%) Office 365
2 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.52%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.31%) Firewall
2 11 (5.67%) SAN
3 10 (5.15%) NAS
3 10 (5.15%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.03%) FTP
5 1 (0.52%) HTTP
5 1 (0.52%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.52%) VPN
5 1 (0.52%) DNS
5 1 (0.52%) DMZ
5 1 (0.52%) VoIP
5 1 (0.52%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (43.30%) SQL Server
2 53 (27.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 42 (21.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (15.46%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (10.31%) Oracle Database
6 18 (9.28%) Oracle ODI
7 13 (6.70%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (5.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (5.15%) BusinessObjects
8 10 (5.15%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (4.64%) DB2
10 8 (4.12%) CouchDB
10 8 (4.12%) MongoDB
11 7 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (3.09%) NoSQL
13 5 (2.58%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (2.58%) OLAP
14 4 (2.06%) Crystal Reports
15 2 (1.03%) MySQL
15 2 (1.03%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 18 (9.28%) Oracle APEX
2 14 (7.22%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (4.64%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.64%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.12%) ERwin
5 4 (2.06%) JIRA
6 3 (1.55%) Maven
7 2 (1.03%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.03%) Selenium
7 2 (1.03%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.03%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.03%) Toad
7 2 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.52%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.52%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.52%) Hudson
8 1 (0.52%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.52%) Rational Application Developer
8 1 (0.52%) FishEye
8 1 (0.52%) Jasmine
General
1 33 (17.01%) Finance
2 5 (2.58%) Banking
3 4 (2.06%) Publishing
3 4 (2.06%) Games
4 3 (1.55%) Retail
5 1 (0.52%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.52%) Marketing
5 1 (0.52%) Legal
5 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.52%) Electronics
5 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 76 (39.18%) Developer
2 33 (17.01%) Analyst
3 23 (11.86%) SQL Developer
4 21 (10.82%) Oracle Developer
4 21 (10.82%) DBA
5 18 (9.28%) SQL DBA
6 13 (6.70%) Migration Engineer
7 12 (6.19%) Consultant
7 12 (6.19%) Applications Support
8 8 (4.12%) MI Analyst
8 8 (4.12%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (3.09%) AWS Developer
9 6 (3.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 6 (3.09%) Lead Developer
9 6 (3.09%) Business Analyst
9 6 (3.09%) .NET Developer
9 6 (3.09%) SQL Server DBA
10 5 (2.58%) Data Analyst
10 5 (2.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (2.58%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (23.71%) .NET
2 17 (8.76%) Web Services
3 16 (8.25%) XML
4 8 (4.12%) ASP.NET
4 8 (4.12%) RabbitMQ
4 8 (4.12%) Kafka
5 7 (3.61%) WCF
6 6 (3.09%) HTML
7 5 (2.58%) WinForms
7 5 (2.58%) WPF
7 5 (2.58%) CSS
7 5 (2.58%) ADO.NET
7 5 (2.58%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (2.58%) .NET Framework
7 5 (2.58%) Entity Framework
8 4 (2.06%) jQuery
8 4 (2.06%) Task Parallel Library
9 3 (1.55%) MDX
9 3 (1.55%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.37%) NHS
2 17 (8.76%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.09%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.09%) Client/Server
3 6 (3.09%) Private Cloud
4 5 (2.58%) Clustering
5 4 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.06%) Online Games
6 3 (1.55%) Data Extraction
6 3 (1.55%) FlexPod
6 3 (1.55%) Replication
7 2 (1.03%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.03%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.52%) Tandem
8 1 (0.52%) Informatics
8 1 (0.52%) AS400
8 1 (0.52%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 51 (26.29%) Windows
2 46 (23.71%) Linux
3 27 (13.92%) UNIX
4 18 (9.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (6.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (6.19%) Windows 2000 Server
6 12 (6.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (5.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (5.15%) Data ONTAP
8 9 (4.64%) CentOS
8 9 (4.64%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.03%) Solaris
10 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (17.53%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (14.95%) Migration
3 26 (13.40%) ITIL
4 23 (11.86%) Data Modelling
5 22 (11.34%) ETL
6 18 (9.28%) Data Analysis
6 18 (9.28%) Kimball Methodology
7 15 (7.73%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (6.19%) Inmon Methodology
8 12 (6.19%) SDLC
9 11 (5.67%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (4.64%) DevOps
10 9 (4.64%) Unit Testing
11 8 (4.12%) Dimensional Modelling
11 8 (4.12%) Physical Data Model
12 7 (3.61%) Software Delivery
12 7 (3.61%) Data Management
13 6 (3.09%) Incident Management
13 6 (3.09%) Microservices
14 5 (2.58%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 32 (16.49%) PL/SQL
2 31 (15.98%) T-SQL
3 22 (11.34%) Java
4 14 (7.22%) JavaScript
5 12 (6.19%) VB
6 9 (4.64%) PowerShell
6 9 (4.64%) Bash Shell
7 8 (4.12%) C#
8 3 (1.55%) Perl
8 3 (1.55%) PHP
8 3 (1.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 3 (1.55%) VBA
9 2 (1.03%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.03%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.52%) Ruby
10 1 (0.52%) SAS Macro
10 1 (0.52%) Python
10 1 (0.52%) C++
10 1 (0.52%) RPG
Qualifications
1 7 (3.61%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.09%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.55%) MCSE
4 3 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 10 (5.15%) NFS
2 9 (4.64%) Docker
3 7 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.58%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.03%) vCloud
6 1 (0.52%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (5.15%) Puppet
1 10 (5.15%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (4.12%) Control-M
2 8 (4.12%) Salt
2 8 (4.12%) Graphite
3 6 (3.09%) Foglight
4 2 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.52%) SCOM
5 1 (0.52%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 69 (35.57%) Microsoft
2 67 (34.54%) Oracle
3 19 (9.79%) VMware
4 18 (9.28%) NetApp
5 11 (5.67%) Red Hat
6 10 (5.15%) Brocade
7 8 (4.12%) Splunk
7 8 (4.12%) EMC
7 8 (4.12%) Informatica
7 8 (4.12%) Cisco
8 7 (3.61%) Cognos
9 6 (3.09%) New Relic
10 4 (2.06%) SAP
11 3 (1.55%) Sybase
12 2 (1.03%) Sun
13 1 (0.52%) HP
13 1 (0.52%) IBM
13 1 (0.52%) Teradata
13 1 (0.52%) Google
13 1 (0.52%) Apple
Doncaster
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £315 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £10.00 - £14.00 per hour + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £500.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
TRG
Rate: 300-360 Per Day
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
Doncaster
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Doncaster
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £355 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Sheffield
Venturi
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 27 days ago