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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 211 385 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.26% 17.23% 13.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.94% 41.13% 40.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 263 126
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £280 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £479 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -70.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £33.02 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-16.71% +28.23%
SQL
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 West Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
846 936 532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 45.14% 41.88% 32.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 629 324
Median daily rate £400 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 £19.25 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.87% -61.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -5 156 £350 +2.94% 102
Bradford -9 20 £290 -17.14% 12
Wakefield -4 4 £375 +50.00% 5
Castleford - 4 £150 - 1
Halifax +1 3 £315 -2.70% 3
Huddersfield +3 1 £501 +53.76% 1
Pudsey -3 1 £450 -9.19%
Bingley - 1 - -
SQL
Yorkshire

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 196 (44.75%) SQL Server
2 106 (24.20%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (23.52%) Microsoft
4 90 (20.55%) .NET
5 88 (20.09%) T-SQL
5 88 (20.09%) Oracle
6 79 (18.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 73 (16.67%) Finance
7 73 (16.67%) C#
8 70 (15.98%) Java
9 62 (14.16%) JavaScript
9 62 (14.16%) Windows
10 57 (13.01%) Business Intelligence
11 56 (12.79%) Linux
12 54 (12.33%) ETL
13 53 (12.10%) ASP.NET
14 49 (11.19%) HTML
15 48 (10.96%) MVC
16 43 (9.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 42 (9.59%) CSS
17 42 (9.59%) Windows Server
18 41 (9.36%) Unix
18 41 (9.36%) Data Warehouse
19 40 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
19 40 (9.13%) SQL Server 2008
20 39 (8.90%) NoSQL
20 39 (8.90%) VMware
21 37 (8.45%) SQL Server 2012
22 36 (8.22%) Relational Database
22 36 (8.22%) TDD

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 22 (5.02%) SharePoint
2 21 (4.79%) SAS
3 15 (3.42%) WebSphere
4 12 (2.74%) IIS
5 10 (2.28%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (2.28%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (1.83%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (1.60%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.37%) Apache
8 6 (1.37%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.14%) Apache Solr
9 5 (1.14%) CMS
9 5 (1.14%) MS Exchange
9 5 (1.14%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (0.91%) FileNet
10 4 (0.91%) JBoss
11 3 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 32 (7.31%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.51%) InfoPath
3 7 (1.60%) MS Office
4 3 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (4.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.46%) Magento
3 1 (0.23%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.23%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.05%) GitHub
4 6 (1.37%) Office 365
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle CX
5 2 (0.46%) Slack
6 1 (0.23%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.23%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.23%) IaaS
6 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.28%) Firewall
2 7 (1.60%) SAN
3 6 (1.37%) BGP
3 6 (1.37%) DNS
3 6 (1.37%) LAN
3 6 (1.37%) MPLS
3 6 (1.37%) VPN
3 6 (1.37%) WAN
4 5 (1.14%) Kerberos
4 5 (1.14%) VLAN
5 4 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (0.91%) Cisco ISE
5 4 (0.91%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (0.91%) Network Security
5 4 (0.91%) SSL
5 4 (0.91%) Wireless
6 3 (0.68%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (0.68%) Internet
6 3 (0.68%) NAS
6 3 (0.68%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (44.75%) SQL Server
2 79 (18.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 43 (9.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (9.36%) Data Warehouse
5 40 (9.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 39 (8.90%) NoSQL
7 37 (8.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 36 (8.22%) Relational Database
9 29 (6.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 24 (5.48%) DB2
11 22 (5.02%) Oracle Database
12 19 (4.34%) MySQL
13 18 (4.11%) SQL Server 2014
14 15 (3.42%) RDBMS
14 15 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
15 13 (2.97%) OLAP
16 12 (2.74%) MongoDB
17 10 (2.28%) Apache Cassandra
17 10 (2.28%) Hadoop
17 10 (2.28%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 21 (4.79%) Git (software)
2 19 (4.34%) Selenium
3 14 (3.20%) JIRA
4 13 (2.97%) Cucumber
4 13 (2.97%) Jenkins
4 13 (2.97%) Visual Studio
5 12 (2.74%) Subversion
6 11 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (2.05%) SoapUI
8 8 (1.83%) Maven
9 7 (1.60%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (1.60%) Vagrant
10 6 (1.37%) Oracle APEX
10 6 (1.37%) WebDriver
11 5 (1.14%) JUnit
12 4 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (0.91%) RSpec
13 3 (0.68%) Grunt
13 3 (0.68%) Mockito
13 3 (0.68%) Zephyr
General
1 73 (16.67%) Finance
2 22 (5.02%) Banking
3 14 (3.20%) Legal
4 8 (1.83%) Games
4 8 (1.83%) Law
4 8 (1.83%) Retail
5 6 (1.37%) Advertising
5 6 (1.37%) Back Office
6 3 (0.68%) Marketing
6 3 (0.68%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.46%) Billing
7 2 (0.46%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 220 (50.23%) Developer
2 83 (18.95%) Analyst
3 75 (17.12%) SQL Developer
4 54 (12.33%) .NET Developer
5 43 (9.82%) DBA
6 41 (9.36%) Java Developer
7 33 (7.53%) C# Developer
8 30 (6.85%) C# .NET Developer
9 29 (6.62%) SQL DBA
10 24 (5.48%) Administrator
11 22 (5.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 18 (4.11%) SQL Analyst
12 18 (4.11%) Test Analyst
13 17 (3.88%) ETL Developer
14 16 (3.65%) Oracle Developer
15 15 (3.42%) Consultant
16 14 (3.20%) Data Analyst
16 14 (3.20%) SSIS Developer
17 13 (2.97%) ASP.NET Developer
18 12 (2.74%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (20.55%) .NET
2 53 (12.10%) ASP.NET
3 49 (11.19%) HTML
4 42 (9.59%) CSS
5 32 (7.31%) jQuery
6 31 (7.08%) XML
7 26 (5.94%) Web Services
8 19 (4.34%) .NET Framework
8 19 (4.34%) J2EE
9 18 (4.11%) Entity Framework
9 18 (4.11%) RabbitMQ
10 17 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (3.65%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (2.97%) JSON
13 12 (2.74%) AngularJS
13 12 (2.74%) MDX
14 11 (2.51%) Ajax
14 11 (2.51%) HTML5
14 11 (2.51%) RESTful
14 11 (2.51%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.02%) Replication
3 14 (3.20%) NHS
4 13 (2.97%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.74%) Data Centre
6 7 (1.60%) Algorithms
6 7 (1.60%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.60%) Visualisation
7 6 (1.37%) Clustering
7 6 (1.37%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
7 6 (1.37%) User Experience
8 5 (1.14%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.14%) Data Extraction
9 4 (0.91%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (0.91%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.91%) Statistics
10 3 (0.68%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 62 (14.16%) Windows
2 56 (12.79%) Linux
3 42 (9.59%) Windows Server
4 41 (9.36%) Unix
5 16 (3.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.14%) Solaris
8 5 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.46%) AIX
9 2 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.23%) Android
10 1 (0.23%) HPUX
10 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.23%) OS/400
10 1 (0.23%) SUSE
10 1 (0.23%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (24.20%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (13.01%) Business Intelligence
3 54 (12.33%) ETL
4 48 (10.96%) MVC
5 36 (8.22%) TDD
6 34 (7.76%) Performance Tuning
7 32 (7.31%) CRM
8 30 (6.85%) Migration
9 26 (5.94%) Scrum
10 23 (5.25%) Data Analysis
11 21 (4.79%) Analytics
12 20 (4.57%) Data Modelling
13 19 (4.34%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (4.34%) Unit Testing
14 18 (4.11%) OO
15 17 (3.88%) BDD
15 17 (3.88%) ITIL
15 17 (3.88%) Stakeholder Management
16 16 (3.65%) E-Commerce
16 16 (3.65%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (20.09%) T-SQL
2 73 (16.67%) C#
3 70 (15.98%) Java
4 62 (14.16%) JavaScript
5 29 (6.62%) PL/SQL
6 20 (4.57%) PHP
7 17 (3.88%) PowerShell
8 14 (3.20%) VB.NET
9 13 (2.97%) Shell Script
10 12 (2.74%) VBA
11 11 (2.51%) Python
12 10 (2.28%) Ruby
13 7 (1.60%) C++
13 7 (1.60%) Scala
14 6 (1.37%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.14%) VB
16 4 (0.91%) Groovy
16 4 (0.91%) Perl
17 2 (0.46%) R
17 2 (0.46%) RPG
Qualifications
1 18 (4.11%) Degree
2 10 (2.28%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (2.28%) ISEB
2 10 (2.28%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.83%) CCNA
4 8 (1.83%) CCNP
4 8 (1.83%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.37%) MCSE
6 5 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (1.14%) CCDA
6 5 (1.14%) CCIE
7 4 (0.91%) MCSA
7 4 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.46%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.46%) MCAD
9 2 (0.46%) MCITP
9 2 (0.46%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.20%) QA
2 5 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.68%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.23%) COREP
4 1 (0.23%) FINREP
4 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.23%) ISO22301
System Software
1 26 (5.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (5.71%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.05%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.14%) Terminal Services
4 5 (1.14%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (1.14%) VMware Server
5 3 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.68%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.46%) vSphere
7 1 (0.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (2.74%) SCOM
2 11 (2.51%) Puppet
3 10 (2.28%) Oracle Identity Management
4 9 (2.05%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 8 (1.83%) SCCM
6 6 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.68%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.68%) MAINVIEW
9 2 (0.46%) collectd
9 2 (0.46%) Graphite
9 2 (0.46%) Icinga
9 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.46%) Nagios
9 2 (0.46%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.46%) Opsview
10 1 (0.23%) Grafana
10 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.23%) vRealize
Vendors
1 103 (23.52%) Microsoft
2 88 (20.09%) Oracle
3 39 (8.90%) VMware
4 15 (3.42%) Cisco
5 13 (2.97%) Citrix
5 13 (2.97%) HP
5 13 (2.97%) Red Hat
6 12 (2.74%) Sybase
7 10 (2.28%) Tableau
8 9 (2.05%) iManage
9 8 (1.83%) IBM
10 7 (1.60%) NetApp
10 7 (1.60%) Symantec
11 6 (1.37%) Informatica
12 5 (1.14%) BMC
12 5 (1.14%) Sitecore
12 5 (1.14%) Teradata
13 4 (0.91%) Netezza
13 4 (0.91%) ServiceNow
13 4 (0.91%) Splunk
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £240 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £325 - £380 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £175 - £200 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £19 - £21 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £400 to £600 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago