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 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 243 388 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.84% 17.79% 13.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.53% 46.41% 38.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 282 142
Median daily rate £351 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.84% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.88 £28.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +12.50%
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
952 836 600
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 46.37% 38.33% 35.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 669 587 370
Median daily rate £400 £340 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 8
Median hourly rate £15.25 £40.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.87% +158.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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 30 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 30 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 -6 172 £355 +9.23% 92
Bradford -5 28 £350 +7.69% 17
Halifax -1 13 £393 +38.93% 6
Wakefield -6 4 £350 +21.73% 4
Huddersfield +4 2 £310 -
Pudsey - 2 £450 -
Castleford - 1 - - 1
SQL
Yorkshire

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 232 (45.49%) SQL Server
2 128 (25.10%) Microsoft
3 118 (23.14%) T-SQL
4 117 (22.94%) .NET
5 116 (22.75%) Agile Software Development
6 108 (21.18%) Oracle
7 91 (17.84%) Finance
7 91 (17.84%) C#
8 78 (15.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 75 (14.71%) ASP.NET
9 75 (14.71%) Linux
10 72 (14.12%) Java
10 72 (14.12%) JavaScript
11 71 (13.92%) Business Intelligence
12 68 (13.33%) Windows
13 60 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
14 59 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
15 54 (10.59%) MVC
15 54 (10.59%) ETL
16 51 (10.00%) Unix
16 51 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 49 (9.61%) HTML
17 49 (9.61%) PL/SQL
18 45 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
19 42 (8.24%) CSS
19 42 (8.24%) MS Excel
19 42 (8.24%) Performance Tuning
20 41 (8.04%) NoSQL
20 41 (8.04%) jQuery
21 40 (7.84%) 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 33 (6.47%) SharePoint
2 24 (4.71%) SAS
3 21 (4.12%) WebSphere
4 16 (3.14%) Apache
5 13 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 12 (2.35%) WebLogic
7 10 (1.96%) IIS
8 8 (1.57%) Apache Solr
8 8 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (1.37%) CMS
9 7 (1.37%) Oracle Service Bus
10 6 (1.18%) MS Exchange
10 6 (1.18%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.78%) FileNet
13 3 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.59%) JBoss
Applications
1 42 (8.24%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.55%) InfoPath
3 12 (2.35%) MS Office
4 6 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.78%) MS Project
5 4 (0.78%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (4.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.37%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.59%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.39%) Magento
5 1 (0.20%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Utilities
5 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.98%) GitHub
4 4 (0.78%) Office 365
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle CX
6 1 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.20%) IaaS
6 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.35%) Firewall
2 11 (2.16%) SAN
3 8 (1.57%) VPN
4 7 (1.37%) BGP
4 7 (1.37%) MPLS
5 6 (1.18%) DNS
5 6 (1.18%) LAN
5 6 (1.18%) Network Security
5 6 (1.18%) SSH
5 6 (1.18%) WAN
6 5 (0.98%) Kerberos
6 5 (0.98%) SSL
6 5 (0.98%) VLAN
7 4 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (0.59%) Internet
8 3 (0.59%) NAS
9 2 (0.39%) EIGRP
9 2 (0.39%) Intranet
9 2 (0.39%) OSPF
9 2 (0.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 232 (45.49%) SQL Server
2 78 (15.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 60 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 51 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 45 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
6 41 (8.04%) NoSQL
7 38 (7.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 32 (6.27%) Relational Database
9 30 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
10 28 (5.49%) Oracle Database
11 23 (4.51%) DB2
12 22 (4.31%) MySQL
12 22 (4.31%) SQL Server 2005
13 18 (3.53%) MS Access
14 16 (3.14%) MongoDB
15 15 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
16 14 (2.75%) Hadoop
17 13 (2.55%) Data Mining
17 13 (2.55%) Oracle Database 11g
18 12 (2.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 34 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (4.12%) Git (software)
3 17 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 16 (3.14%) Visual Studio
5 12 (2.35%) Selenium
6 9 (1.76%) JIRA
7 7 (1.37%) JDeveloper
7 7 (1.37%) PHPUnit
7 7 (1.37%) Subversion
8 6 (1.18%) Cucumber
8 6 (1.18%) Oracle APEX
8 6 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (1.18%) SoapUI
9 5 (0.98%) Maven
10 4 (0.78%) Vagrant
11 3 (0.59%) JUnit
11 3 (0.59%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (0.59%) ProC
11 3 (0.59%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.39%) Ant
General
1 91 (17.84%) Finance
2 29 (5.69%) Banking
3 19 (3.73%) Legal
4 10 (1.96%) Law
4 10 (1.96%) Retail
5 8 (1.57%) Advertising
5 8 (1.57%) Games
6 6 (1.18%) Back Office
7 5 (0.98%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.78%) Marketing
9 2 (0.39%) Billing
9 2 (0.39%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 262 (51.37%) Developer
2 98 (19.22%) Analyst
3 97 (19.02%) SQL Developer
4 63 (12.35%) .NET Developer
5 55 (10.78%) DBA
6 38 (7.45%) C# Developer
6 38 (7.45%) Java Developer
7 36 (7.06%) SQL DBA
8 35 (6.86%) Administrator
9 32 (6.27%) C# .NET Developer
10 30 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
11 28 (5.49%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 21 (4.12%) Test Analyst
13 20 (3.92%) ASP.NET Developer
13 20 (3.92%) Oracle Developer
13 20 (3.92%) SSIS Developer
14 19 (3.73%) Consultant
14 19 (3.73%) Data Analyst
15 18 (3.53%) Database Developer
15 18 (3.53%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (22.94%) .NET
2 75 (14.71%) ASP.NET
3 49 (9.61%) HTML
4 42 (8.24%) CSS
5 41 (8.04%) jQuery
6 30 (5.88%) Web Services
7 28 (5.49%) XML
8 27 (5.29%) Entity Framework
9 25 (4.90%) .NET Framework
9 25 (4.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web API
11 17 (3.33%) J2EE
11 17 (3.33%) RESTful
12 15 (2.94%) Ajax
12 15 (2.94%) MDX
13 14 (2.75%) Middleware
14 13 (2.55%) RabbitMQ
15 12 (2.35%) HTML5
15 12 (2.35%) KnockoutJS
15 12 (2.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 59 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (7.25%) Replication
3 17 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 14 (2.75%) Clustering
4 14 (2.75%) Management Information System
4 14 (2.75%) NHS
5 12 (2.35%) Algorithms
6 8 (1.57%) Data Structures
7 7 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
7 7 (1.37%) Virtual Team
8 6 (1.18%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.18%) Data Extraction
8 6 (1.18%) Mobile App
9 5 (0.98%) Digital Media
9 5 (0.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (0.98%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (0.78%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.78%) Statistics
10 4 (0.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 75 (14.71%) Linux
2 68 (13.33%) Windows
3 51 (10.00%) Unix
4 39 (7.65%) Windows Server
5 21 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.98%) Solaris
9 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.39%) AIX
10 2 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.20%) Android
11 1 (0.20%) HPUX
11 1 (0.20%) SUSE
11 1 (0.20%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (22.75%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (13.92%) Business Intelligence
3 54 (10.59%) ETL
3 54 (10.59%) MVC
4 42 (8.24%) Performance Tuning
5 40 (7.84%) TDD
6 35 (6.86%) CRM
7 33 (6.47%) Migration
7 33 (6.47%) Unit Testing
8 27 (5.29%) Data Analysis
9 26 (5.10%) Analytics
10 24 (4.71%) Scrum
11 23 (4.51%) Data Modelling
12 22 (4.31%) Web Development
13 21 (4.12%) Stakeholder Management
14 19 (3.73%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (3.73%) E-Commerce
15 18 (3.53%) Change Management
15 18 (3.53%) Database Optimisation
15 18 (3.53%) OO
Programming Languages
1 118 (23.14%) T-SQL
2 91 (17.84%) C#
3 72 (14.12%) Java
3 72 (14.12%) JavaScript
4 49 (9.61%) PL/SQL
5 29 (5.69%) PHP
6 20 (3.92%) VBA
7 17 (3.33%) PowerShell
8 13 (2.55%) C++
9 11 (2.16%) Shell Script
10 10 (1.96%) VB.NET
11 9 (1.76%) VB
12 8 (1.57%) PHP 5
13 7 (1.37%) Scala
14 6 (1.18%) Python
14 6 (1.18%) Ruby
15 5 (0.98%) Perl
16 4 (0.78%) Bash Shell
17 2 (0.39%) Groovy
17 2 (0.39%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (3.33%) Degree
2 10 (1.96%) ISEB
2 10 (1.96%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (1.76%) ISTQB
4 8 (1.57%) CCNP
5 7 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.18%) CCIE
6 6 (1.18%) CCNA
6 6 (1.18%) MCSE
7 5 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (0.98%) CCDA
7 5 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (0.78%) CCA
8 4 (0.78%) MCSA
9 3 (0.59%) SAS Certification
10 2 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.39%) MCITP
10 2 (0.39%) PhD
10 2 (0.39%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.75%) QA
2 7 (1.37%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (1.18%) Data Quality
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 (5.29%) Active Directory
2 26 (5.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.55%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.98%) Terminal Services
4 5 (0.98%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (0.98%) VMware Server
5 4 (0.78%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.20%) vCloud
8 1 (0.20%) XenApp
8 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (2.35%) Oracle Identity Management
1 12 (2.35%) SCOM
2 9 (1.76%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (1.76%) SCCM
3 8 (1.57%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 5 (0.98%) Data Guard
5 4 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.78%) Puppet
6 3 (0.59%) Graphite
6 3 (0.59%) MAINVIEW
6 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (0.59%) Nagios
6 3 (0.59%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.59%) Opsview
7 2 (0.39%) collectd
7 2 (0.39%) Icinga
7 2 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.20%) Ansible
8 1 (0.20%) logstash
8 1 (0.20%) SCSM
Vendors
1 128 (25.10%) Microsoft
2 108 (21.18%) Oracle
3 37 (7.25%) VMware
4 18 (3.53%) Red Hat
5 16 (3.14%) IBM
6 15 (2.94%) Cisco
7 13 (2.55%) Citrix
7 13 (2.55%) HP
7 13 (2.55%) Informatica
8 11 (2.16%) Sybase
9 10 (1.96%) Sitecore
10 9 (1.76%) iManage
11 8 (1.57%) Zend
12 7 (1.37%) NetApp
12 7 (1.37%) Symantec
12 7 (1.37%) Teradata
13 5 (0.98%) BMC
13 5 (0.98%) SAP
14 4 (0.78%) ServiceNow
15 3 (0.59%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Rate: From £300 to £345 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bradford
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Rullion IT Plus
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TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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TDA Group
Rate: £295 - £340 per annum
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Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Rate: negotiable
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