The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Wakefield region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 10.71% 19.05% 3.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 60.00% 66.67% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £318 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £25.56
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +7.57%
Programming Languages Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
5 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 17.86% 28.57% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate £275 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
SQL
West Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014, 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 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) VB
3 3 (33.33%) C
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
4 2 (22.22%) NHS
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (11.11%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
5 1 (11.11%) Information Governance
5 1 (11.11%) Back Office
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (11.11%) HTML5
5 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (11.11%) SAP ERP

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (11.11%) SAP ERP
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (22.22%) MI Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Navision Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Programme Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
2 1 (11.11%) Information Governance
2 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
2 1 (11.11%) TDD
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) VB
1 3 (33.33%) C
1 3 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) SAP