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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 227 301 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.00% 13.89% 13.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.60% 35.50% 37.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 197 149
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £482 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Median hourly rate £13.50 £19.50 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -29.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £12.15 £15.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.70 £19.50 £40.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +34.61%
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
656 848 660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.36% 39.13% 36.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 554 409
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 10
Median hourly rate £13.50 £19.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -40.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £15.23 £20.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £42.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 3 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 December 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 +1 182 £350 +3.70% 88
Bradford -6 9 £264 -28.71% 6
Wakefield +2 6 £194 -13.88% 6
Halifax +6 5 £325 -2.98% 7
Castleford -2 3 £150 -
Huddersfield +2 1 £488 +49.53% 1
Pudsey -3 1 £625 +28.20%
SQL
Yorkshire

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 190 (41.58%) SQL Server
2 126 (27.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 124 (27.13%) T-SQL
4 122 (26.70%) Microsoft
5 112 (24.51%) Agile Software Development
6 91 (19.91%) .NET
7 89 (19.47%) Business Intelligence
8 77 (16.85%) C#
9 75 (16.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 74 (16.19%) Oracle
11 72 (15.75%) Java
12 64 (14.00%) JavaScript
13 63 (13.79%) Finance
14 62 (13.57%) ETL
15 58 (12.69%) Data Warehouse
16 53 (11.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 52 (11.38%) ASP.NET
18 48 (10.50%) MVC
18 48 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
19 46 (10.07%) Windows
20 45 (9.85%) Data Modelling
21 42 (9.19%) HTML
22 41 (8.97%) Linux
23 38 (8.32%) SQL Server 2008
24 37 (8.10%) CSS
25 36 (7.88%) Unix
25 36 (7.88%) TDD
25 36 (7.88%) SQL Server 2012
25 36 (7.88%) NoSQL
26 35 (7.66%) Performance Tuning

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 21 (4.60%) SharePoint
2 19 (4.16%) SAS
3 15 (3.28%) WebSphere
4 11 (2.41%) IIS
5 9 (1.97%) WebLogic
6 8 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.31%) CMS
9 5 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (1.09%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.88%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.88%) JBoss
11 3 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.44%) Apache
12 2 (0.44%) Confluence
12 2 (0.44%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.44%) Oracle Service Bus
12 2 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 35 (7.66%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.75%) InfoPath
2 8 (1.75%) MS Office
3 2 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.44%) Magento
2 2 (0.44%) Unica
3 1 (0.22%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.22%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle SCM
3 1 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.75%) Google Analytics
4 7 (1.53%) GitHub
5 6 (1.31%) Office 365
6 2 (0.44%) Oracle CX
7 1 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.22%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.22%) IaaS
7 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.97%) Firewall
2 8 (1.75%) LAN
2 8 (1.75%) WAN
3 7 (1.53%) VPN
4 6 (1.31%) HTTP
5 5 (1.09%) BGP
5 5 (1.09%) DNS
5 5 (1.09%) Kerberos
5 5 (1.09%) MPLS
5 5 (1.09%) VLAN
6 4 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (0.88%) Cisco ISE
6 4 (0.88%) Cisco Wireless
6 4 (0.88%) Internet
6 4 (0.88%) SSH
6 4 (0.88%) SSL
6 4 (0.88%) Wireless
7 3 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (0.66%) Network Security
8 2 (0.44%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (41.58%) SQL Server
2 126 (27.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 75 (16.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 58 (12.69%) Data Warehouse
5 53 (11.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 38 (8.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 36 (7.88%) NoSQL
7 36 (7.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 33 (7.22%) SQL Server 2014
9 22 (4.81%) Relational Database
10 19 (4.16%) MySQL
11 17 (3.72%) DB2
11 17 (3.72%) MongoDB
12 15 (3.28%) OLAP
13 13 (2.84%) BusinessObjects
13 13 (2.84%) Oracle Database
14 11 (2.41%) Power BI
15 10 (2.19%) RDBMS
16 9 (1.97%) Big Data
16 9 (1.97%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 19 (4.16%) Visual Studio
2 18 (3.94%) Git (software)
3 16 (3.50%) JIRA
3 16 (3.50%) Selenium
4 14 (3.06%) Jenkins
5 13 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (2.41%) Cucumber
7 10 (2.19%) Maven
8 8 (1.75%) Grunt
9 7 (1.53%) JUnit
9 7 (1.53%) SoapUI
9 7 (1.53%) Subversion
10 6 (1.31%) Jasmine
10 6 (1.31%) Mockito
10 6 (1.31%) WebDriver
11 5 (1.09%) gulp
11 5 (1.09%) Vagrant
12 4 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (0.88%) PHPUnit
12 4 (0.88%) Zephyr
General
1 63 (13.79%) Finance
2 12 (2.63%) Advertising
2 12 (2.63%) Banking
3 8 (1.75%) Retail
4 7 (1.53%) Back Office
5 6 (1.31%) Law
5 6 (1.31%) Legal
6 5 (1.09%) Marketing
7 4 (0.88%) Games
8 3 (0.66%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.44%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Automotive
10 1 (0.22%) Billing
10 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 253 (55.36%) Developer
2 102 (22.32%) SQL Developer
3 71 (15.54%) Analyst
4 50 (10.94%) .NET Developer
5 39 (8.53%) Java Developer
6 38 (8.32%) DBA
7 36 (7.88%) SSIS Developer
8 31 (6.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 27 (5.91%) C# Developer
10 25 (5.47%) C# .NET Developer
11 23 (5.03%) SQL DBA
12 22 (4.81%) Administrator
13 21 (4.60%) T-SQL Developer
14 18 (3.94%) Consultant
15 17 (3.72%) Oracle Developer
16 16 (3.50%) ETL Developer
17 15 (3.28%) PHP Developer
18 13 (2.84%) SQL Analyst
18 13 (2.84%) SQL BI Developer
18 13 (2.84%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (19.91%) .NET
2 52 (11.38%) ASP.NET
3 42 (9.19%) HTML
4 37 (8.10%) CSS
5 32 (7.00%) XML
6 25 (5.47%) jQuery
7 24 (5.25%) .NET Framework
7 24 (5.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (4.81%) Web Services
9 21 (4.60%) ASP.NET Web API
10 20 (4.38%) AngularJS
11 19 (4.16%) Entity Framework
12 18 (3.94%) J2EE
13 15 (3.28%) RabbitMQ
14 14 (3.06%) RESTful
14 14 (3.06%) Spring
15 13 (2.84%) SOAP
16 12 (2.63%) HTML5
16 12 (2.63%) JSON
16 12 (2.63%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 48 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (3.94%) Replication
3 16 (3.50%) Visualisation
4 13 (2.84%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.63%) Data Integration
6 10 (2.19%) Data Centre
6 10 (2.19%) NHS
7 8 (1.75%) Client/Server
7 8 (1.75%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.53%) User Experience
9 5 (1.09%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.09%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (0.88%) Statistics
11 3 (0.66%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.66%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (0.66%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.66%) Performance Metrics
12 2 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.44%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 46 (10.07%) Windows
2 41 (8.97%) Linux
3 36 (7.88%) Unix
4 26 (5.69%) Windows Server
5 10 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.66%) Solaris
8 3 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.44%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.22%) Android
10 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.22%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (24.51%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (19.47%) Business Intelligence
3 62 (13.57%) ETL
4 48 (10.50%) MVC
5 45 (9.85%) Data Modelling
6 36 (7.88%) TDD
7 35 (7.66%) Performance Tuning
8 30 (6.56%) Analytics
9 28 (6.13%) Scrum
10 26 (5.69%) Data Analysis
11 25 (5.47%) Migration
12 21 (4.60%) CRM
13 20 (4.38%) Unit Testing
14 19 (4.16%) E-Commerce
14 19 (4.16%) ITIL
15 18 (3.94%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (3.72%) Stakeholder Management
17 16 (3.50%) Kimball Methodology
17 16 (3.50%) OO
18 15 (3.28%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 124 (27.13%) T-SQL
2 77 (16.85%) C#
3 72 (15.75%) Java
4 64 (14.00%) JavaScript
5 19 (4.16%) PHP
5 19 (4.16%) Python
6 17 (3.72%) PL/SQL
6 17 (3.72%) PowerShell
7 14 (3.06%) Shell Script
7 14 (3.06%) VB.NET
8 11 (2.41%) Ruby
8 11 (2.41%) VBA
9 9 (1.97%) VB
10 6 (1.31%) C++
10 6 (1.31%) Scala
10 6 (1.31%) TypeScript
11 4 (0.88%) Bash Shell
11 4 (0.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 4 (0.88%) R
12 3 (0.66%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (5.03%) Degree
2 11 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (1.97%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.75%) CCNA
5 8 (1.75%) CCNP
6 7 (1.53%) ISEB
6 7 (1.53%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.31%) CCDA
8 5 (1.09%) CCIE
8 5 (1.09%) MCITP
9 4 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.88%) MCDBA
9 4 (0.88%) MCTS
10 3 (0.66%) MCAD
10 3 (0.66%) MCSD
11 2 (0.44%) CCA
11 2 (0.44%) MCSE
11 2 (0.44%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.63%) QA
2 8 (1.75%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.31%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.44%) FATCA
5 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.22%) ISO22301
System Software
1 22 (4.81%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.09%) VMware Server
4 4 (0.88%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.88%) vSphere
5 3 (0.66%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.44%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.22%) Xen
7 1 (0.22%) XenApp
7 1 (0.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (2.84%) Oracle Identity Management
1 13 (2.84%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 13 (2.84%) Puppet
2 10 (2.19%) SCOM
3 6 (1.31%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (1.31%) SCCM
4 5 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.66%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.44%) Ansible
6 2 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.44%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.44%) vRealize
7 1 (0.22%) Grafana
7 1 (0.22%) Kibana
7 1 (0.22%) logstash
7 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Statspack
7 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 122 (26.70%) Microsoft
2 74 (16.19%) Oracle
3 28 (6.13%) Tableau
4 21 (4.60%) VMware
5 12 (2.63%) Cisco
6 10 (2.19%) IBM
6 10 (2.19%) Sybase
7 9 (1.97%) Google
7 9 (1.97%) SAP
8 8 (1.75%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.53%) Cognos
10 5 (1.09%) Sitecore
10 5 (1.09%) Zend
11 4 (0.88%) Citrix
11 4 (0.88%) NetApp
11 4 (0.88%) Netezza
12 3 (0.66%) Avaya
12 3 (0.66%) Genesys
12 3 (0.66%) HP
12 3 (0.66%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £320 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 12 month fixed term contract
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, United Kingdom
NHS Digital
Rate: £40,028 - £48,034
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £10.00 - £12.75 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £300 - £450 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago