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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 6 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 33.33% 21.74% 12.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 75.00% 71.43% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
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£276 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.85 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-23.83% +9.09%
SQL
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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
8 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 44.44% 30.43% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Average daily rate £310 £275 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -29.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%

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 29 June 2015, 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 (62.50%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (37.50%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) VBA
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) iSeries
5 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (12.50%) FastStats
5 1 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (12.50%) Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Unica
5 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (12.50%) HTML

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Unica
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) JDE Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) EDI
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
1 1 (12.50%) iSeries
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) CRM
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (37.50%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) VBA
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £240.00 - £250.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Wakefield
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago