The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 4 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 13.79% 9.52% 20.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.00% 66.67% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate £338 £263 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £263 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £263 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.26 - £13.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £27.20
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +4.77%
SQL
West 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 Wakefield region.

Programming Languages Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 34.48% 14.29% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Average daily rate £355 £319 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.29% -8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £274 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £364 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.26 - £13.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Wakefield region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Wakefield region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) NHS
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Information Management
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Retail
6 1 (10.00%) Content Management
6 1 (10.00%) Document Management
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (10.00%) InfoPath
6 1 (10.00%) Taxonomies
6 1 (10.00%) Wiki
6 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (10.00%) RESTful
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (10.00%) Node.js

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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 1 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) Node.js
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) InfoPath
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Bower
1 1 (10.00%) Grunt
1 1 (10.00%) gulp
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Database Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) DBA
2 2 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Database Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Designer
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (10.00%) LESS
2 1 (10.00%) RESTful
2 1 (10.00%) RSS
2 1 (10.00%) Sass
2 1 (10.00%) SignalR
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (10.00%) Taxonomies
2 1 (10.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Information Management
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) Document Management
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Epicor
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
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