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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 249 464 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.13% 20.17% 13.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.49% 49.31% 42.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 328 145
Median daily rate £350 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £28.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-0.44% +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
940 941 546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 45.79% 40.91% 32.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 658 645 335
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £288 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 4
Median hourly rate £13.50 £40.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.25% -20.00%
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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -8 177 £355 +5.97% 87
Bradford -4 33 £338 +3.84% 13
Halifax +8 11 £350 +22.80% 2
Wakefield -5 4 £350 +30.23% 7
Huddersfield +6 2 £310 - 2
Bingley - 1 - -
Castleford - 1 - - 1
Pudsey - 1 £450 -
SQL
Yorkshire

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 214 (46.02%) SQL Server
2 121 (26.02%) Microsoft
3 104 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
4 98 (21.08%) Oracle
5 97 (20.86%) T-SQL
6 94 (20.22%) .NET
7 87 (18.71%) Finance
8 76 (16.34%) C#
9 74 (15.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 72 (15.48%) Windows
11 69 (14.84%) Java
12 63 (13.55%) JavaScript
13 61 (13.12%) Linux
14 58 (12.47%) ASP.NET
15 56 (12.04%) ETL
16 55 (11.83%) Business Intelligence
17 49 (10.54%) Analytical Skills
18 47 (10.11%) HTML
18 47 (10.11%) MVC
19 46 (9.89%) Windows Server
20 45 (9.68%) Unix
20 45 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 44 (9.46%) Data Warehouse
22 43 (9.25%) SQL Server 2008
23 42 (9.03%) NoSQL
24 41 (8.82%) CRM
24 41 (8.82%) PL/SQL
24 41 (8.82%) CSS
25 37 (7.96%) VMware
26 36 (7.74%) 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 29 (6.24%) SharePoint
2 28 (6.02%) SAS
3 17 (3.66%) WebSphere
4 13 (2.80%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (2.58%) IIS
6 11 (2.37%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (1.94%) Apache
8 8 (1.72%) Apache Solr
8 8 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (1.72%) WebLogic
9 7 (1.51%) CMS
10 6 (1.29%) MS Exchange
10 6 (1.29%) Tomcat
11 5 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.86%) FileNet
13 3 (0.65%) Confluence
13 3 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.65%) JBoss
Applications
1 36 (7.74%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.58%) InfoPath
3 8 (1.72%) MS Office
4 3 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project
5 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (6.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.65%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.43%) Magento
4 1 (0.22%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Utilities
4 1 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.29%) GitHub
3 6 (1.29%) Office 365
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle CX
4 2 (0.43%) Slack
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.22%) IaaS
5 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.37%) Firewall
2 9 (1.94%) SAN
3 7 (1.51%) LAN
3 7 (1.51%) VPN
3 7 (1.51%) WAN
4 6 (1.29%) BGP
4 6 (1.29%) DNS
4 6 (1.29%) MPLS
4 6 (1.29%) Network Security
4 6 (1.29%) SSH
5 5 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (1.08%) Kerberos
5 5 (1.08%) VLAN
6 4 (0.86%) Cisco ISE
6 4 (0.86%) Cisco Wireless
6 4 (0.86%) SSL
6 4 (0.86%) Wireless
7 3 (0.65%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (0.65%) NAS
8 2 (0.43%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (46.02%) SQL Server
2 74 (15.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 44 (9.46%) Data Warehouse
5 43 (9.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 42 (9.03%) NoSQL
7 36 (7.74%) Relational Database
8 35 (7.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 28 (6.02%) Oracle Database
10 27 (5.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 26 (5.59%) DB2
12 22 (4.73%) SQL Server 2005
13 19 (4.09%) MySQL
14 14 (3.01%) Hadoop
14 14 (3.01%) MongoDB
14 14 (3.01%) RDBMS
15 13 (2.80%) SQL Server 2014
16 12 (2.58%) Oracle Database 11g
17 11 (2.37%) Apache Cassandra
18 10 (2.15%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 19 (4.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (3.66%) Git (software)
3 15 (3.23%) Selenium
3 15 (3.23%) Visual Studio
4 11 (2.37%) Jenkins
5 10 (2.15%) JIRA
5 10 (2.15%) SoapUI
6 9 (1.94%) Cucumber
7 8 (1.72%) Subversion
8 7 (1.51%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (1.29%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (1.08%) Maven
11 4 (0.86%) JUnit
11 4 (0.86%) Vagrant
11 4 (0.86%) WebDriver
12 3 (0.65%) Appium
12 3 (0.65%) JDeveloper
12 3 (0.65%) Mockito
12 3 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (0.65%) ProC
General
1 87 (18.71%) Finance
2 27 (5.81%) Banking
3 16 (3.44%) Legal
4 10 (2.15%) Retail
5 9 (1.94%) Games
5 9 (1.94%) Law
6 8 (1.72%) Advertising
7 5 (1.08%) Back Office
8 4 (0.86%) Marketing
9 3 (0.65%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.43%) Billing
10 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.43%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 231 (49.68%) Developer
2 88 (18.92%) Analyst
3 86 (18.49%) SQL Developer
4 54 (11.61%) .NET Developer
5 44 (9.46%) DBA
6 38 (8.17%) Java Developer
7 32 (6.88%) Administrator
7 32 (6.88%) C# Developer
8 28 (6.02%) C# .NET Developer
8 28 (6.02%) SQL DBA
9 24 (5.16%) SQL Analyst
10 20 (4.30%) Test Analyst
11 19 (4.09%) Consultant
12 18 (3.87%) ETL Developer
13 17 (3.66%) Oracle Developer
14 16 (3.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 16 (3.44%) Database Developer
14 16 (3.44%) SSIS Developer
15 15 (3.23%) Data Analyst
16 14 (3.01%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (20.22%) .NET
2 58 (12.47%) ASP.NET
3 47 (10.11%) HTML
4 41 (8.82%) CSS
5 35 (7.53%) jQuery
6 30 (6.45%) XML
7 26 (5.59%) Web Services
8 21 (4.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (4.09%) Entity Framework
9 19 (4.09%) J2EE
10 18 (3.87%) .NET Framework
10 18 (3.87%) ASP.NET Web API
11 15 (3.23%) Ajax
12 14 (3.01%) RabbitMQ
13 13 (2.80%) RESTful
14 12 (2.58%) KnockoutJS
15 11 (2.37%) HTML5
16 10 (2.15%) AngularJS
16 10 (2.15%) Spring
16 10 (2.15%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 49 (10.54%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.81%) Replication
3 15 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 13 (2.80%) Algorithms
4 13 (2.80%) NHS
5 12 (2.58%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.37%) Clustering
7 8 (1.72%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.29%) Data Extraction
8 6 (1.29%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (1.08%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.08%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.86%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.86%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.86%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (0.86%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.86%) Statistics
10 4 (0.86%) User Experience
11 3 (0.65%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 72 (15.48%) Windows
2 61 (13.12%) Linux
3 46 (9.89%) Windows Server
4 45 (9.68%) Unix
5 19 (4.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.08%) Solaris
8 5 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.43%) AIX
9 2 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.22%) Android
10 1 (0.22%) HPUX
10 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.22%) OS/400
10 1 (0.22%) SUSE
10 1 (0.22%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (12.04%) ETL
3 55 (11.83%) Business Intelligence
4 47 (10.11%) MVC
5 41 (8.82%) CRM
6 36 (7.74%) TDD
7 32 (6.88%) Migration
8 31 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
9 25 (5.38%) Scrum
10 24 (5.16%) Analytics
10 24 (5.16%) Unit Testing
11 22 (4.73%) Data Analysis
12 20 (4.30%) Front End Development
13 19 (4.09%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (4.09%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (3.87%) Data Modelling
14 18 (3.87%) ITIL
15 17 (3.66%) BDD
16 16 (3.44%) SOLID
17 15 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 97 (20.86%) T-SQL
2 76 (16.34%) C#
3 69 (14.84%) Java
4 63 (13.55%) JavaScript
5 41 (8.82%) PL/SQL
6 23 (4.95%) PHP
7 16 (3.44%) PowerShell
7 16 (3.44%) VBA
8 13 (2.80%) C++
9 11 (2.37%) VB.NET
10 10 (2.15%) Shell Script
11 8 (1.72%) Python
12 7 (1.51%) Ruby
12 7 (1.51%) Scala
13 6 (1.29%) VB
14 4 (0.86%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.86%) Groovy
14 4 (0.86%) Perl
15 2 (0.43%) PHP 5
15 2 (0.43%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (3.44%) Degree
2 11 (2.37%) ISEB
3 10 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (2.15%) ISTQB
4 9 (1.94%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.72%) CCNA
5 8 (1.72%) CCNP
5 8 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (1.51%) MCSE
7 5 (1.08%) CCDA
7 5 (1.08%) CCIE
8 4 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.86%) MCSA
8 4 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.43%) CCA
10 2 (0.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (0.43%) MCITP
10 2 (0.43%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.58%) QA
2 5 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.43%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.22%) COREP
4 1 (0.22%) FINREP
4 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.22%) ISO22301
System Software
1 29 (6.24%) Active Directory
2 26 (5.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.58%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.08%) Terminal Services
4 5 (1.08%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (1.08%) VMware Server
5 3 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.65%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.43%) vSphere
7 1 (0.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (2.58%) SCOM
2 9 (1.94%) Oracle Identity Management
3 8 (1.72%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 8 (1.72%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (1.72%) SCCM
4 5 (1.08%) Data Guard
4 5 (1.08%) Puppet
5 4 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.65%) MAINVIEW
6 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (0.43%) collectd
7 2 (0.43%) Graphite
7 2 (0.43%) Icinga
7 2 (0.43%) Nagios
7 2 (0.43%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.43%) Opsview
8 1 (0.22%) Ansible
8 1 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 121 (26.02%) Microsoft
2 98 (21.08%) Oracle
3 37 (7.96%) VMware
4 16 (3.44%) Cisco
4 16 (3.44%) Red Hat
5 13 (2.80%) Citrix
5 13 (2.80%) HP
5 13 (2.80%) Informatica
6 12 (2.58%) IBM
6 12 (2.58%) Sybase
7 10 (2.15%) Sitecore
8 9 (1.94%) iManage
9 7 (1.51%) NetApp
9 7 (1.51%) Symantec
10 6 (1.29%) Teradata
11 5 (1.08%) BMC
11 5 (1.08%) Netezza
12 4 (0.86%) ServiceNow
12 4 (0.86%) Splunk
13 3 (0.65%) Zerto
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 4 hours ago
Wakefield
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £280.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
West Yorkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £150 - £200 Per Day Monitor Price Caps
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £330 to £380 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £competitive day rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Churchill Frank International
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 7 days ago