The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 5 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 11.63% 33.33% 21.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 62.50% 75.00% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £369 £276 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.48% +0.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £23.30 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+39.48% -23.60%
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
8 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 18.60% 44.44% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Median daily rate £306 £310 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.20% +12.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +4.02%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wakefield region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wakefield region with a requirement for SQL.

1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Migration
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) PHP
4 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 4 (33.33%) .NET
4 4 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) InfoPath
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (16.67%) SAP
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) CRM
6 2 (16.67%) Epicor
6 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (16.67%) Web Design
6 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
7 1 (8.33%) RESTful
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 4 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Bower
2 1 (8.33%) Grunt
2 1 (8.33%) gulp
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) DBA
2 4 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (8.33%) LESS
3 1 (8.33%) Node.js
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
3 1 (8.33%) Sass
3 1 (8.33%) SignalR
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) TypeScript
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Epicor
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) VMware