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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 75 53 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 14.51% 14.89% 16.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.54% 44.92% 52.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 28 37
Average daily rate
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£335 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.81% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £157 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Average hourly rate £17.25 £15.39 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -37.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £13.37 £18.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.45 £17.92 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.38 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +3.30%
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
185 118 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 35.78% 33.15% 31.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 68 74
Average daily rate £400 £310 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £169 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 9
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.82% -29.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £17.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.40 £33.10 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 50 £375 +36.36% 21
Doncaster +3 6 - - 9
Barnsley -1 2 £293 - 3
Rotherham - 2 £300 - 3
SQL
Yorkshire

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 79 (42.47%) SQL Server
2 77 (41.40%) Microsoft
3 65 (34.95%) Oracle
4 51 (27.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 50 (26.88%) Windows
6 46 (24.73%) Linux
7 45 (24.19%) .NET
8 37 (19.89%) PL/SQL
9 34 (18.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 33 (17.74%) IIS
10 33 (17.74%) Data Modelling
11 32 (17.20%) Migration
12 30 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
12 30 (16.13%) ETL
13 28 (15.05%) T-SQL
14 27 (14.52%) Data Warehouse
14 27 (14.52%) Finance
15 26 (13.98%) JBoss
16 25 (13.44%) ITIL
16 25 (13.44%) UNIX
16 25 (13.44%) SharePoint
17 24 (12.90%) NHS
18 23 (12.37%) BizTalk Server
19 21 (11.29%) NetApp
19 21 (11.29%) MS Excel
19 21 (11.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 20 (10.75%) MS Office
20 20 (10.75%) VMware
21 19 (10.22%) Firewall
22 18 (9.68%) Java

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 33 (17.74%) IIS
2 26 (13.98%) JBoss
3 25 (13.44%) SharePoint
4 23 (12.37%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (4.30%) Apache
5 8 (4.30%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.15%) SAS
7 3 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.08%) Moodle
8 2 (1.08%) Confluence
9 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.54%) Node.js
9 1 (0.54%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.54%) Jetty
9 1 (0.54%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.54%) nginx
Applications
1 21 (11.29%) MS Excel
2 20 (10.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.08%) Office 365
2 2 (1.08%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.22%) Firewall
2 10 (5.38%) NAS
2 10 (5.38%) Fibre Channel
2 10 (5.38%) SAN
3 1 (0.54%) DMZ
3 1 (0.54%) VoIP
3 1 (0.54%) DHCP
3 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.54%) VPN
3 1 (0.54%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (42.47%) SQL Server
2 51 (27.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 34 (18.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (14.52%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (8.60%) Oracle Database
6 15 (8.06%) Oracle ODI
7 12 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (5.38%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (5.38%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (4.30%) CouchDB
10 8 (4.30%) MongoDB
10 8 (4.30%) DB2
11 6 (3.23%) NoSQL
12 4 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (2.15%) MySQL
13 3 (1.61%) OLAP
14 2 (1.08%) Sybase IQ
14 2 (1.08%) Sybase ASE
14 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (9.14%) ERwin
2 14 (7.53%) Oracle APEX
3 12 (6.45%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (4.84%) Git (software)
4 9 (4.84%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.69%) JIRA
6 4 (2.15%) Selenium
7 3 (1.61%) HP UFT
7 3 (1.61%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.54%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.54%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.54%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.54%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.54%) Ant
9 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.54%) PVCS
9 1 (0.54%) JMeter
9 1 (0.54%) CruiseControl
General
1 27 (14.52%) Finance
2 4 (2.15%) Games
3 3 (1.61%) Banking
3 3 (1.61%) Retail
3 3 (1.61%) Publishing
4 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.54%) Legal
4 1 (0.54%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 67 (36.02%) Developer
2 30 (16.13%) Analyst
3 21 (11.29%) SQL Developer
4 17 (9.14%) Oracle Developer
5 16 (8.60%) Migration Engineer
6 12 (6.45%) Consultant
7 11 (5.91%) DBA
8 8 (4.30%) Applications Support
8 8 (4.30%) SQL DBA
8 8 (4.30%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 8 (4.30%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (3.76%) .NET Developer
9 7 (3.76%) Business Analyst
10 6 (3.23%) Lead Developer
10 6 (3.23%) Data Analyst
11 5 (2.69%) Tester
11 5 (2.69%) Test Analyst
11 5 (2.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (2.69%) MI Analyst
11 5 (2.69%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (24.19%) .NET
2 15 (8.06%) Web Services
3 10 (5.38%) XML
4 9 (4.84%) ASP.NET
5 8 (4.30%) RabbitMQ
5 8 (4.30%) Kafka
6 7 (3.76%) WCF
7 6 (3.23%) .NET Framework
7 6 (3.23%) Entity Framework
7 6 (3.23%) HTML
8 5 (2.69%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (2.69%) WinForms
8 5 (2.69%) WPF
8 5 (2.69%) CSS
8 5 (2.69%) ADO.NET
9 4 (2.15%) Task Parallel Library
9 4 (2.15%) jQuery
10 3 (1.61%) MDX
10 3 (1.61%) Gherkin
11 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.90%) NHS
2 17 (9.14%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.76%) Client/Server
4 6 (3.23%) Private Cloud
5 4 (2.15%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.15%) Online Games
6 3 (1.61%) FlexPod
6 3 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.08%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.08%) Replication
7 2 (1.08%) Clustering
8 1 (0.54%) Tandem
8 1 (0.54%) Informatics
8 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.54%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 50 (26.88%) Windows
2 46 (24.73%) Linux
3 25 (13.44%) UNIX
4 21 (11.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (8.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (7.53%) Windows 2000 Server
8 13 (6.99%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (6.45%) Windows 2000
10 10 (5.38%) Data ONTAP
11 9 (4.84%) CentOS
12 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.54%) Solaris
12 1 (0.54%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.54%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (17.74%) Data Modelling
2 32 (17.20%) Migration
3 30 (16.13%) ETL
3 30 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (13.44%) ITIL
5 17 (9.14%) Kimball Methodology
6 15 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (8.06%) Data Analysis
7 14 (7.53%) SDLC
8 13 (6.99%) Inmon Methodology
9 11 (5.91%) Physical Data Model
10 9 (4.84%) DevOps
10 9 (4.84%) Test Scripting
10 9 (4.84%) Unit Testing
11 8 (4.30%) Dimensional Modelling
11 8 (4.30%) Logical Data Model
12 7 (3.76%) Data Security
13 6 (3.23%) Data Management
13 6 (3.23%) Microservices
13 6 (3.23%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 37 (19.89%) PL/SQL
2 28 (15.05%) T-SQL
3 18 (9.68%) Java
3 18 (9.68%) JavaScript
4 14 (7.53%) VB
5 12 (6.45%) PowerShell
6 10 (5.38%) C++
7 9 (4.84%) Bash Shell
8 8 (4.30%) C#
9 3 (1.61%) Perl
9 3 (1.61%) PHP
9 3 (1.61%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 3 (1.61%) VBA
10 2 (1.08%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.54%) Python
11 1 (0.54%) Ruby
11 1 (0.54%) RPG
Qualifications
1 7 (3.76%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (1.61%) MCSE
System Software
1 10 (5.38%) NFS
2 9 (4.84%) Docker
3 7 (3.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.23%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.08%) vCloud
6 1 (0.54%) Firmware
6 1 (0.54%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (5.38%) Puppet
1 10 (5.38%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (4.84%) Foglight
3 8 (4.30%) Salt
3 8 (4.30%) Graphite
4 7 (3.76%) Control-M
5 4 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.54%) SCOM
6 1 (0.54%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 77 (41.40%) Microsoft
2 65 (34.95%) Oracle
3 21 (11.29%) NetApp
4 20 (10.75%) VMware
5 14 (7.53%) Red Hat
6 13 (6.99%) Informatica
7 11 (5.91%) EMC
7 11 (5.91%) Cisco
8 10 (5.38%) Brocade
9 9 (4.84%) Cognos
9 9 (4.84%) New Relic
10 8 (4.30%) Splunk
11 2 (1.08%) Sybase
12 1 (0.54%) Sun
12 1 (0.54%) HP
12 1 (0.54%) Zend
12 1 (0.54%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.54%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.54%) Apple
12 1 (0.54%) CheckPoint
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