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 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 10 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 220 435 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.01% 20.53% 14.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.63% 52.86% 36.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 313 161
Median daily rate £375 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £269 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Median hourly rate £15.30 £35.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.30% +75.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.66 £20.00 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.93 £45.00 £22.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £23.30 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+39.48% -23.60%
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
931 823 714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 46.60% 38.84% 40.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 649 571 452
Median daily rate £400 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 10
Median hourly rate £14.88 £40.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.81% +113.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £35.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £45.00 £30.75
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 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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -10 143 £363 +11.53% 82
Bradford -5 27 £375 +15.38% 9
Halifax +8 19 £403 +41.22% 4
Wakefield -4 5 £369 +33.48% 5
Pudsey - 3 £430 -
Huddersfield +4 2 £310 - 1
Bingley -1 2 - -
Pontefract - 1 £174 -
SQL
Yorkshire

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 220 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 134 (26.48%) Microsoft
3 123 (24.31%) Agile Software Development
4 112 (22.13%) T-SQL
4 112 (22.13%) Oracle
5 107 (21.15%) .NET
6 91 (17.98%) Finance
7 84 (16.60%) C#
7 84 (16.60%) Linux
8 75 (14.82%) Windows
9 72 (14.23%) Business Intelligence
10 70 (13.83%) Java
11 67 (13.24%) JavaScript
12 65 (12.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 64 (12.65%) ASP.NET
13 64 (12.65%) MS Excel
14 63 (12.45%) SQL Server 2008
15 61 (12.06%) Analytical Skills
16 60 (11.86%) PL/SQL
17 58 (11.46%) Unix
18 50 (9.88%) MVC
19 48 (9.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 47 (9.29%) ETL
21 46 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
22 43 (8.50%) HTML
23 39 (7.71%) TDD
24 38 (7.51%) VMware
24 38 (7.51%) Team Foundation Server
25 37 (7.31%) jQuery
26 36 (7.11%) Unit Testing

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 35 (6.92%) SharePoint
2 27 (5.34%) SAS
3 22 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 16 (3.16%) Apache
5 15 (2.96%) WebLogic
6 11 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (1.78%) IIS
9 7 (1.38%) Oracle Service Bus
9 7 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (1.19%) Apache Solr
11 5 (0.99%) CMS
11 5 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (0.99%) FileNet
11 5 (0.99%) MS Exchange
11 5 (0.99%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.99%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 64 (12.65%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.16%) MS Office
3 11 (2.17%) InfoPath
4 10 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.58%) MS Project
5 8 (1.58%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.38%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.59%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.20%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Utilities
4 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.99%) Adobe Analytics
4 4 (0.79%) GitHub
5 3 (0.59%) Office 365
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.20%) IaaS
6 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.17%) SAN
2 8 (1.58%) Firewall
3 6 (1.19%) Network Security
4 5 (0.99%) Kerberos
4 5 (0.99%) VPN
5 4 (0.79%) BGP
5 4 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (0.79%) MPLS
6 3 (0.59%) DNS
6 3 (0.59%) Internet
6 3 (0.59%) LAN
6 3 (0.59%) NAS
6 3 (0.59%) SSH
6 3 (0.59%) WAN
7 2 (0.40%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (0.40%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (0.40%) DHCP
7 2 (0.40%) HTTP
7 2 (0.40%) VLAN
7 2 (0.40%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 65 (12.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 63 (12.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 48 (9.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 46 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (6.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 34 (6.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 33 (6.52%) MS Access
9 31 (6.13%) Oracle Database
10 30 (5.93%) NoSQL
10 30 (5.93%) Relational Database
11 25 (4.94%) MySQL
12 22 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
13 21 (4.15%) SQL Server 2005
14 20 (3.95%) DB2
15 16 (3.16%) Data Mining
15 16 (3.16%) Oracle Database 11g
16 15 (2.96%) Hadoop
17 12 (2.37%) MongoDB
17 12 (2.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 38 (7.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (3.75%) Git (software)
3 16 (3.16%) Jenkins
4 13 (2.57%) Selenium
5 12 (2.37%) Subversion
6 11 (2.17%) Visual Studio
7 10 (1.98%) JDeveloper
8 7 (1.38%) JIRA
8 7 (1.38%) PHPUnit
8 7 (1.38%) SoapUI
9 6 (1.19%) Cucumber
9 6 (1.19%) JUnit
9 6 (1.19%) Maven
9 6 (1.19%) Oracle APEX
9 6 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (0.59%) Vagrant
11 2 (0.40%) Ant
11 2 (0.40%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.40%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.40%) ProC
General
1 91 (17.98%) Finance
2 27 (5.34%) Banking
3 19 (3.75%) Legal
4 11 (2.17%) Law
5 10 (1.98%) Retail
6 8 (1.58%) Games
7 7 (1.38%) Advertising
8 6 (1.19%) Marketing
8 6 (1.19%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.99%) Back Office
10 3 (0.59%) Billing
11 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 245 (48.42%) Developer
2 109 (21.54%) Analyst
3 88 (17.39%) SQL Developer
4 57 (11.26%) .NET Developer
5 53 (10.47%) DBA
6 41 (8.10%) SQL Analyst
7 39 (7.71%) Administrator
8 37 (7.31%) SQL DBA
9 35 (6.92%) Java Developer
10 32 (6.32%) C# Developer
11 27 (5.34%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 27 (5.34%) C# .NET Developer
11 27 (5.34%) Data Analyst
12 23 (4.55%) Test Analyst
13 21 (4.15%) Applications Support
13 21 (4.15%) ASP.NET Developer
13 21 (4.15%) Consultant
14 20 (3.95%) Oracle Developer
15 18 (3.56%) Database Developer
15 18 (3.56%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (21.15%) .NET
2 64 (12.65%) ASP.NET
3 43 (8.50%) HTML
4 37 (7.31%) jQuery
5 36 (7.11%) CSS
6 30 (5.93%) XML
7 27 (5.34%) Web Services
8 26 (5.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (4.94%) Entity Framework
10 23 (4.55%) .NET Framework
11 18 (3.56%) ASP.NET Web API
12 16 (3.16%) J2EE
12 16 (3.16%) Middleware
13 14 (2.77%) LAMP
13 14 (2.77%) MDX
13 14 (2.77%) RESTful
14 12 (2.37%) Spring
15 11 (2.17%) AngularJS
15 11 (2.17%) KnockoutJS
15 11 (2.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 61 (12.06%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (6.72%) Replication
3 17 (3.36%) NHS
4 16 (3.16%) Management Information System
5 14 (2.77%) Clustering
6 13 (2.57%) Data Centre
7 10 (1.98%) Algorithms
7 10 (1.98%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.38%) Data Extraction
8 7 (1.38%) Enterprise Storage
8 7 (1.38%) Virtual Team
9 6 (1.19%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.19%) Visualisation
10 5 (0.99%) Computer Science
10 5 (0.99%) Digital Media
10 5 (0.99%) Mobile App
10 5 (0.99%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (0.59%) Credit Risk
12 3 (0.59%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 84 (16.60%) Linux
2 75 (14.82%) Windows
3 58 (11.46%) Unix
4 34 (6.72%) Windows Server
5 19 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (2.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.99%) Solaris
9 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.40%) AIX
10 2 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.20%) Android
11 1 (0.20%) HPUX
11 1 (0.20%) SUSE
11 1 (0.20%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (24.31%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (14.23%) Business Intelligence
3 50 (9.88%) MVC
4 47 (9.29%) ETL
5 39 (7.71%) TDD
6 36 (7.11%) Performance Tuning
6 36 (7.11%) Unit Testing
7 35 (6.92%) Analytics
8 33 (6.52%) Scrum
9 31 (6.13%) CRM
10 30 (5.93%) Migration
11 25 (4.94%) Data Analysis
12 23 (4.55%) BDD
13 22 (4.35%) E-Commerce
13 22 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (4.35%) Web Development
14 19 (3.75%) ITIL
15 18 (3.56%) Front End Development
15 18 (3.56%) SOA
16 17 (3.36%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 112 (22.13%) T-SQL
2 84 (16.60%) C#
3 70 (13.83%) Java
4 67 (13.24%) JavaScript
5 60 (11.86%) PL/SQL
6 36 (7.11%) VBA
7 27 (5.34%) PHP
8 15 (2.96%) PowerShell
9 14 (2.77%) VB
10 13 (2.57%) Shell Script
11 12 (2.37%) C++
12 11 (2.17%) VB.NET
13 8 (1.58%) PHP 5
14 7 (1.38%) Python
14 7 (1.38%) Ruby
15 6 (1.19%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.99%) Perl
17 4 (0.79%) Scala
17 4 (0.79%) XPath
18 2 (0.40%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (2.17%) Degree
2 10 (1.98%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.78%) ISEB
4 8 (1.58%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (0.99%) MCSE
6 5 (0.99%) SAS Certification
6 5 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (0.79%) CCA
7 4 (0.79%) CCIE
7 4 (0.79%) CCNP
7 4 (0.79%) MCSA
8 3 (0.59%) CCNA
8 3 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.40%) CCDA
9 2 (0.40%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.40%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.20%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.56%) QA
2 11 (2.17%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.38%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.20%) COREP
4 1 (0.20%) FINREP
4 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.20%) ISO22301
System Software
1 27 (5.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (3.95%) Active Directory
3 14 (2.77%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.99%) VMware Server
5 4 (0.79%) Terminal Services
5 4 (0.79%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.59%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.40%) vSphere
7 2 (0.40%) Xen
7 2 (0.40%) XenServer
8 1 (0.20%) vCloud
8 1 (0.20%) XenApp
8 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (2.17%) Oracle Identity Management
1 11 (2.17%) SCOM
2 9 (1.78%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (1.58%) SCCM
4 7 (1.38%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 6 (1.19%) Puppet
6 5 (0.99%) Data Guard
7 4 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.59%) Graphite
8 3 (0.59%) MAINVIEW
8 3 (0.59%) Nagios
8 3 (0.59%) Opsview
9 2 (0.40%) Cobbler
9 2 (0.40%) collectd
9 2 (0.40%) Icinga
9 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.40%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.40%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.20%) SCSM
Vendors
1 134 (26.48%) Microsoft
2 112 (22.13%) Oracle
3 38 (7.51%) VMware
4 19 (3.75%) Red Hat
5 16 (3.16%) IBM
6 13 (2.57%) Citrix
6 13 (2.57%) Informatica
7 12 (2.37%) HP
8 11 (2.17%) Sybase
9 10 (1.98%) Cisco
10 9 (1.78%) iManage
11 8 (1.58%) Sitecore
11 8 (1.58%) Teradata
11 8 (1.58%) Zend
12 7 (1.38%) NetApp
13 6 (1.19%) Adobe
13 6 (1.19%) SAP
13 6 (1.19%) Symantec
14 5 (0.99%) BMC
14 5 (0.99%) Omniture
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