The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 5 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 219 253 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.27% 12.97% 13.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.44% 32.94% 38.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 146 173
Median daily rate £350 £333 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.71% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 6
Median hourly rate £11.38 £20.25 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.82% -44.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
618 768 618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.10% 39.36% 36.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 488 438
Median daily rate £390 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 10
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -42.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £15.25 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +2 184 £350 +3.70% 88
Halifax +14 9 £325 -13.33% 7
Bradford -2 7 £313 -9.09% 9
Wakefield +1 5 £350 +33.33% 2
Huddersfield -1 1 £488 - 2
Pudsey -3 1 £625 -
SQL
Yorkshire

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 175 (40.98%) SQL Server
2 126 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (27.40%) Microsoft
4 116 (27.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 102 (23.89%) T-SQL
6 81 (18.97%) Business Intelligence
7 75 (17.56%) .NET
8 74 (17.33%) Oracle
9 72 (16.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 69 (16.16%) Java
11 65 (15.22%) ETL
12 63 (14.75%) JavaScript
13 60 (14.05%) C#
13 60 (14.05%) Data Warehouse
14 59 (13.82%) Windows
15 53 (12.41%) Finance
16 48 (11.24%) MVC
16 48 (11.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 45 (10.54%) Analytical Skills
18 43 (10.07%) SQL Server 2012
18 43 (10.07%) Data Modelling
19 42 (9.84%) Linux
20 40 (9.37%) SQL Server 2008
21 39 (9.13%) NoSQL
22 38 (8.90%) SQL Server 2014
23 37 (8.67%) ASP.NET
24 34 (7.96%) OO
25 33 (7.73%) Unix
25 33 (7.73%) TDD
26 32 (7.49%) MS Excel

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 17 (3.98%) SAS
2 15 (3.51%) WebSphere
3 11 (2.58%) SharePoint
4 10 (2.34%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (1.64%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.41%) IIS
7 5 (1.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (0.94%) JBoss
8 4 (0.94%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.70%) CMS
9 3 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.47%) Apache
10 2 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.47%) Jetty
10 2 (0.47%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.47%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.47%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 32 (7.49%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.34%) MS Office
3 3 (0.70%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.47%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.47%) Unica
4 1 (0.23%) Infor CRM
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle ASCP
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle SCM
4 1 (0.23%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.87%) Google Analytics
3 7 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.41%) Office 365
5 5 (1.17%) GitHub
6 3 (0.70%) IaaS
6 3 (0.70%) PaaS
6 3 (0.70%) SaaS
7 2 (0.47%) Oracle CX
8 1 (0.23%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.23%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.34%) HTTP
2 9 (2.11%) LAN
2 9 (2.11%) WAN
3 7 (1.64%) DNS
4 6 (1.41%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (1.41%) Firewall
4 6 (1.41%) Internet
5 5 (1.17%) VPN
6 4 (0.94%) SSH
7 3 (0.70%) BGP
7 3 (0.70%) DHCP
7 3 (0.70%) LDAP
7 3 (0.70%) SAN
7 3 (0.70%) SMTP
7 3 (0.70%) VLAN
7 3 (0.70%) Wireless
8 2 (0.47%) FTP
8 2 (0.47%) Intranet
8 2 (0.47%) MPLS
8 2 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (40.98%) SQL Server
2 116 (27.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 72 (16.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 60 (14.05%) Data Warehouse
5 48 (11.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 43 (10.07%) SQL Server 2012
7 40 (9.37%) SQL Server 2008
8 39 (9.13%) NoSQL
9 38 (8.90%) SQL Server 2014
10 19 (4.45%) Relational Database
11 18 (4.22%) Oracle Database
12 17 (3.98%) MongoDB
13 15 (3.51%) BusinessObjects
13 15 (3.51%) DB2
13 15 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
14 14 (3.28%) MySQL
14 14 (3.28%) OLAP
14 14 (3.28%) RDBMS
15 12 (2.81%) Hadoop
16 11 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (5.62%) Git (software)
2 21 (4.92%) Visual Studio
3 14 (3.28%) JIRA
4 13 (3.04%) Jenkins
4 13 (3.04%) Selenium
5 12 (2.81%) Subversion
6 11 (2.58%) Cucumber
7 10 (2.34%) Grunt
8 8 (1.87%) Maven
9 7 (1.64%) gulp
9 7 (1.64%) Jasmine
9 7 (1.64%) SoapUI
10 6 (1.41%) Eclipse
10 6 (1.41%) PHPUnit
10 6 (1.41%) Rational Application Developer
10 6 (1.41%) SpecFlow
10 6 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (1.17%) JUnit
11 5 (1.17%) Mercurial
12 4 (0.94%) RSpec
General
1 53 (12.41%) Finance
2 11 (2.58%) Advertising
3 8 (1.87%) Retail
4 7 (1.64%) Banking
4 7 (1.64%) Law
5 6 (1.41%) Back Office
5 6 (1.41%) Marketing
6 4 (0.94%) Games
6 4 (0.94%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.47%) Electronics
7 2 (0.47%) Legal
8 1 (0.23%) Automotive
8 1 (0.23%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 226 (52.93%) Developer
2 86 (20.14%) SQL Developer
3 55 (12.88%) Analyst
4 42 (9.84%) .NET Developer
5 40 (9.37%) DBA
6 37 (8.67%) SSIS Developer
7 31 (7.26%) Java Developer
8 26 (6.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 25 (5.85%) SQL DBA
10 23 (5.39%) Administrator
11 20 (4.68%) PHP Developer
11 20 (4.68%) T-SQL Developer
12 18 (4.22%) C# Developer
13 16 (3.75%) Architect
13 16 (3.75%) C# .NET Developer
14 15 (3.51%) ETL Developer
15 13 (3.04%) Consultant
15 13 (3.04%) Oracle DBA
15 13 (3.04%) Oracle Developer
16 12 (2.81%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (17.56%) .NET
2 37 (8.67%) ASP.NET
3 30 (7.03%) CSS
3 30 (7.03%) HTML
4 28 (6.56%) XML
5 26 (6.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (5.85%) AngularJS
7 23 (5.39%) .NET Framework
7 23 (5.39%) ASP.NET Web API
8 18 (4.22%) SOAP
8 18 (4.22%) Web Services
9 17 (3.98%) Entity Framework
10 16 (3.75%) J2EE
10 16 (3.75%) REST
11 14 (3.28%) RESTful
12 13 (3.04%) jQuery
12 13 (3.04%) RabbitMQ
13 12 (2.81%) MDX
13 12 (2.81%) Spring
14 11 (2.58%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.54%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (3.75%) Visualisation
3 15 (3.51%) Data Centre
4 14 (3.28%) Replication
5 13 (3.04%) NHS
6 10 (2.34%) Client/Server
6 10 (2.34%) Data Integration
6 10 (2.34%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.87%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.64%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.64%) User Experience
9 6 (1.41%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.17%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.17%) HACMP
11 4 (0.94%) Clustering
11 4 (0.94%) iSeries
11 4 (0.94%) Private Cloud
11 4 (0.94%) VCE vBlock
12 3 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (0.70%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 59 (13.82%) Windows
2 42 (9.84%) Linux
3 33 (7.73%) Unix
4 31 (7.26%) Windows Server
5 10 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.70%) Android
9 3 (0.70%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (0.70%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.70%) Solaris
9 3 (0.70%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.47%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.23%) OS/400
11 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (18.97%) Business Intelligence
3 65 (15.22%) ETL
4 48 (11.24%) MVC
5 43 (10.07%) Data Modelling
6 34 (7.96%) OO
7 33 (7.73%) TDD
8 30 (7.03%) Analytics
9 29 (6.79%) Scrum
10 28 (6.56%) Performance Tuning
11 21 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (4.68%) Migration
12 20 (4.68%) Software Engineering
13 19 (4.45%) Project Management
14 18 (4.22%) ITIL
14 18 (4.22%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (4.22%) Waterfall
15 17 (3.98%) Kimball Methodology
15 17 (3.98%) SOLID
15 17 (3.98%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 102 (23.89%) T-SQL
2 69 (16.16%) Java
3 63 (14.75%) JavaScript
4 60 (14.05%) C#
5 24 (5.62%) PHP
5 24 (5.62%) Python
6 13 (3.04%) PL/SQL
7 12 (2.81%) VB.NET
8 11 (2.58%) Ruby
8 11 (2.58%) VBA
9 10 (2.34%) PowerShell
9 10 (2.34%) Shell Script
10 9 (2.11%) C++
11 8 (1.87%) VB
12 6 (1.41%) C
12 6 (1.41%) TypeScript
13 5 (1.17%) AWK
13 5 (1.17%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.94%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 4 (0.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (7.03%) Degree
2 10 (2.34%) ISEB
2 10 (2.34%) ISTQB
2 10 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (2.34%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.87%) CCNA
3 8 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (1.64%) CCNP
4 7 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (1.41%) CCDA
5 6 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.17%) CCIE
7 4 (0.94%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (0.94%) MCDBA
7 4 (0.94%) MCITP
7 4 (0.94%) MCTS
7 4 (0.94%) SAS Certification
8 2 (0.47%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.47%) MCAD
8 2 (0.47%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.58%) QA
2 10 (2.34%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.47%) FATCA
System Software
1 18 (4.22%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.94%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.94%) VMware ESX
3 4 (0.94%) vSphere
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.47%) vCloud
4 2 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.23%) Docker
5 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.23%) Xen
5 1 (0.23%) XenApp
5 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (3.51%) Puppet
2 12 (2.81%) Oracle Identity Management
2 12 (2.81%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 7 (1.64%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (1.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (1.17%) Data Guard
5 5 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.17%) SCCM
6 4 (0.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 4 (0.94%) vRealize
7 3 (0.70%) Ansible
8 2 (0.47%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.47%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.47%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle Statspack
9 1 (0.23%) SCOM
9 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 117 (27.40%) Microsoft
2 74 (17.33%) Oracle
3 28 (6.56%) Tableau
4 23 (5.39%) VMware
5 10 (2.34%) Cisco
5 10 (2.34%) IBM
6 9 (2.11%) Google
7 7 (1.64%) HP
7 7 (1.64%) SAP
7 7 (1.64%) Zend
8 6 (1.41%) Cognos
9 5 (1.17%) Avaya
9 5 (1.17%) NetApp
10 4 (0.94%) Dell
10 4 (0.94%) EMC
10 4 (0.94%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.94%) Sybase
10 4 (0.94%) Veeam
11 3 (0.70%) Citrix
11 3 (0.70%) Genesys
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Rate: £180 - £220 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £180 - £220 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: 350 GBP Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £440 per day + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago