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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 79 51 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 21.35% 16.78% 15.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 57.25% 48.11% 39.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 34 32
Average daily rate
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£350 £301 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.47% +50.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £180 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -56.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £22.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -21.05%
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
138 106 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 37.30% 34.87% 39.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 55 82
Average daily rate £325 £300 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 6
Average hourly rate £15.92 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.93% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.50 £21.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.70 £110.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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
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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 54 £393 +30.83% 27
Doncaster +1 4 £263 -11.76% 5
Barnsley +1 2 £500 +17.64% 3
Rotherham - - - -
SQL
Yorkshire

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 40 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 39 (31.45%) SQL Server
3 29 (23.39%) .NET
4 28 (22.58%) Finance
5 25 (20.16%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (19.35%) Oracle
6 24 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 23 (18.55%) T-SQL
8 20 (16.13%) ASP.NET
8 20 (16.13%) Windows
8 20 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (15.32%) JavaScript
10 18 (14.52%) C#
11 17 (13.71%) Oracle Database 11g
11 17 (13.71%) Oracle Database
12 16 (12.90%) Data Modelling
13 15 (12.10%) NHS
14 14 (11.29%) HTML
14 14 (11.29%) MS Excel
14 14 (11.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 13 (10.48%) Banking
15 13 (10.48%) SharePoint
15 13 (10.48%) Relational Database
15 13 (10.48%) SQL Server 2008
16 12 (9.68%) CRM
16 12 (9.68%) ETL
16 12 (9.68%) XML
16 12 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
17 11 (8.87%) SAS
17 11 (8.87%) Data Warehouse

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (10.48%) SharePoint
2 11 (8.87%) SAS
3 8 (6.45%) IIS
4 7 (5.65%) Apache
5 6 (4.84%) Tomcat
6 5 (4.03%) MS Exchange
7 4 (3.23%) JBoss
8 3 (2.42%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.61%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.61%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (1.61%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.61%) Quickr
9 2 (1.61%) Lync
9 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.61%) Magnolia
10 1 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (11.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.84%) MS Office
3 4 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.81%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.42%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.65%) DNS
2 5 (4.03%) SAN
3 4 (3.23%) LAN
3 4 (3.23%) VoIP
3 4 (3.23%) WAN
3 4 (3.23%) DHCP
4 3 (2.42%) FTP
4 3 (2.42%) Internet
4 3 (2.42%) NAS
5 2 (1.61%) FCoE
5 2 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (1.61%) Multicast
5 2 (1.61%) Firewall
5 2 (1.61%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.61%) Intranet
5 2 (1.61%) HTTP
5 2 (1.61%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (31.45%) SQL Server
2 24 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (13.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 17 (13.71%) Oracle Database
4 14 (11.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (10.48%) Relational Database
5 13 (10.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (8.87%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (7.26%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (7.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (4.84%) MS Access
9 5 (4.03%) Base SAS
10 4 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 4 (3.23%) Data Mining
10 4 (3.23%) DB2
10 4 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (2.42%) QlikView
12 2 (1.61%) MySQL
12 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (2.42%) JIRA
1 3 (2.42%) Visual Studio
1 3 (2.42%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (2.42%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.81%) ERwin
2 1 (0.81%) Selenium
2 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (22.58%) Finance
2 13 (10.48%) Banking
3 10 (8.06%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.03%) Back Office
4 5 (4.03%) Retail
5 3 (2.42%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.81%) Marketing
6 1 (0.81%) Electronics
6 1 (0.81%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 49 (39.52%) Developer
2 28 (22.58%) Analyst
3 11 (8.87%) .NET Developer
4 9 (7.26%) SQL Developer
4 9 (7.26%) Report Analyst
5 6 (4.84%) Applications Support
5 6 (4.84%) Data Analyst
5 6 (4.84%) Test Analyst
5 6 (4.84%) DBA
5 6 (4.84%) Ab Initio Developer
6 5 (4.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (4.03%) Storage Engineer
6 5 (4.03%) MI Analyst
7 4 (3.23%) Senior Storage Engineer
7 4 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (3.23%) Administrator
7 4 (3.23%) Consultant
7 4 (3.23%) SAS Developer
7 4 (3.23%) Data Modeller
7 4 (3.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (23.39%) .NET
2 20 (16.13%) ASP.NET
3 14 (11.29%) HTML
4 12 (9.68%) XML
5 11 (8.87%) jQuery
6 10 (8.06%) Web Services
7 9 (7.26%) CSS
8 5 (4.03%) RESTful
8 5 (4.03%) WCF
8 5 (4.03%) Silverlight
9 4 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (2.42%) Gherkin
10 3 (2.42%) LINQ
10 3 (2.42%) WPF
10 3 (2.42%) Middleware
10 3 (2.42%) WinForms
11 2 (1.61%) Spring
11 2 (1.61%) Ajax
11 2 (1.61%) .NET Framework
11 2 (1.61%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.10%) NHS
2 8 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.03%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.23%) CLARiiON
4 4 (3.23%) FMCG
4 4 (3.23%) iSeries
5 3 (2.42%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.61%) W3C
6 2 (1.61%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.81%) DTV
7 1 (0.81%) Clustering
7 1 (0.81%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.13%) Windows
2 10 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (6.45%) UNIX
3 8 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.84%) Solaris
5 3 (2.42%) Linux
6 2 (1.61%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.81%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.16%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (12.90%) Data Modelling
4 12 (9.68%) ETL
4 12 (9.68%) CRM
5 11 (8.87%) Unit Testing
6 10 (8.06%) MVC
7 9 (7.26%) ITIL
7 9 (7.26%) Dimensional Modelling
7 9 (7.26%) BPMN
8 8 (6.45%) Change Management
9 7 (5.65%) Migration
9 7 (5.65%) Data Management
9 7 (5.65%) Data Analysis
10 6 (4.84%) Web Development
10 6 (4.84%) Scrum
11 5 (4.03%) TDD
11 5 (4.03%) ERP
11 5 (4.03%) Benchmarking
11 5 (4.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.55%) T-SQL
2 19 (15.32%) JavaScript
3 18 (14.52%) C#
4 11 (8.87%) Shell Script
5 10 (8.06%) PL/SQL
6 9 (7.26%) Java
7 8 (6.45%) VBA
8 7 (5.65%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.42%) VB
10 2 (1.61%) Python
10 2 (1.61%) X++
10 2 (1.61%) Perl
10 2 (1.61%) RPG
11 1 (0.81%) VBScript
11 1 (0.81%) PHP
11 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.81%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 1 (0.81%) RPG/400
11 1 (0.81%) RPG IV
11 1 (0.81%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.42%) ISTQB
2 3 (2.42%) ISEB
2 3 (2.42%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.81%) MCSE
3 1 (0.81%) MCSA
3 1 (0.81%) Degree
3 1 (0.81%) NCDA
3 1 (0.81%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.65%) SLA
1 7 (5.65%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.03%) vSphere
3 4 (3.23%) vCloud
3 4 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.61%) NFS
5 2 (1.61%) Terminal Server
5 2 (1.61%) Xen
5 2 (1.61%) KVM
5 2 (1.61%) SRDF
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.81%) Firmware
6 1 (0.81%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (4.84%) SCOM
2 5 (4.03%) Puppet
3 4 (3.23%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (3.23%) ZABBIX
3 4 (3.23%) EMC Navisphere
3 4 (3.23%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.42%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.61%) Control-M
5 2 (1.61%) SCCM
6 1 (0.81%) WSUS
6 1 (0.81%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.81%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 40 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 24 (19.35%) Oracle
3 9 (7.26%) MicroStrategy
3 9 (7.26%) VMware
4 8 (6.45%) Business Objects
5 7 (5.65%) NetApp
6 6 (4.84%) EMC
6 6 (4.84%) Cisco
6 6 (4.84%) IBM
6 6 (4.84%) Ab Initio
7 4 (3.23%) Informatica
7 4 (3.23%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.23%) Symantec
7 4 (3.23%) McAfee
7 4 (3.23%) HP
7 4 (3.23%) Citrix
8 2 (1.61%) BMC
8 2 (1.61%) Intel
8 2 (1.61%) Siemens
8 2 (1.61%) Lotus
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