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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank - 2 4
Contract jobs citing SQL 0 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield - 29.41% 19.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 50.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £319 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.90% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.13 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+12.43% -15.90%
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
0 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield - 58.82% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Average daily rate - £319 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
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 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 27 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) Billing
2 2 (40.00%) VB6
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) NHS
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) MDX
3 1 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (20.00%) Inmon Methodology
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) VB6 Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (20.00%) VB Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (20.00%) Inmon Methodology
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) VB
1 2 (40.00%) VB6
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP