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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 221 417 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.90% 20.14% 15.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.02% 46.85% 37.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 296 196
Median daily rate £363 £325 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +7.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £420 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
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 £26.00 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.93 £45.00 £23.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+48.88% -29.68%
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
920 890 761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 45.39% 43.00% 41.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 654 616 515
Median daily rate £400 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 15
Median hourly rate £13.00 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £35.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £45.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 May 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 May 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 -8 158 £363 +11.53% 106
Bradford -4 18 £350 +7.69% 12
Halifax 0 17 £408 +40.51% 7
Wakefield -1 6 £363 +36.79% 3
Pudsey 0 3 £430 -
Bingley 0 2 - -
Pontefract - 1 £174 - 1
SQL
Yorkshire

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 212 (42.91%) SQL Server
2 133 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 122 (24.70%) Agile Software Development
4 109 (22.06%) .NET
5 107 (21.66%) T-SQL
6 98 (19.84%) Oracle
7 92 (18.62%) Finance
8 90 (18.22%) Windows
9 88 (17.81%) Linux
10 79 (15.99%) C#
11 76 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
12 75 (15.18%) MS Excel
13 64 (12.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 61 (12.35%) JavaScript
15 59 (11.94%) SQL Server 2008
16 58 (11.74%) PL/SQL
17 57 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
18 55 (11.13%) Java
19 54 (10.93%) Unix
20 52 (10.53%) ASP.NET
21 51 (10.32%) Data Warehouse
22 49 (9.92%) ETL
22 49 (9.92%) MVC
23 46 (9.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 43 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
25 41 (8.30%) Team Foundation Server
25 41 (8.30%) VBA
26 40 (8.10%) MS Access
27 39 (7.89%) HTML
28 37 (7.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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 28 (5.67%) SharePoint
2 23 (4.66%) SAS
3 18 (3.64%) WebSphere
4 17 (3.44%) Apache
5 13 (2.63%) WebLogic
6 7 (1.42%) Oracle Service Bus
7 6 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (1.21%) Node.js
7 6 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (1.01%) Apache Solr
8 5 (1.01%) FileNet
9 4 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.81%) IIS
9 4 (0.81%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.81%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (0.81%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.61%) CloudStack
10 3 (0.61%) CMS
10 3 (0.61%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 75 (15.18%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.83%) MS Office
3 10 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.62%) MS Project
4 8 (1.62%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.21%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (4.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.42%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.61%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.01%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (0.61%) Office 365
5 2 (0.40%) GitHub
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.43%) SAN
2 6 (1.21%) Firewall
2 6 (1.21%) Internet
3 5 (1.01%) DNS
4 3 (0.61%) HTTP
4 3 (0.61%) NAS
4 3 (0.61%) Network Security
4 3 (0.61%) SSH
4 3 (0.61%) VPN
5 2 (0.40%) BGP
5 2 (0.40%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.40%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.40%) DHCP
5 2 (0.40%) EIGRP
5 2 (0.40%) MPLS
5 2 (0.40%) OSPF
6 1 (0.20%) Intranet
6 1 (0.20%) SSL
6 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.20%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (42.91%) SQL Server
2 64 (12.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 59 (11.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 51 (10.32%) Data Warehouse
5 46 (9.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 43 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 40 (8.10%) MS Access
8 37 (7.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 25 (5.06%) Relational Database
9 25 (5.06%) SQL Server 2005
10 24 (4.86%) NoSQL
10 24 (4.86%) Oracle Database
11 23 (4.66%) MySQL
12 19 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
13 16 (3.24%) Data Mining
13 16 (3.24%) DB2
14 14 (2.83%) Hadoop
15 13 (2.63%) RDBMS
16 11 (2.23%) BusinessObjects
16 11 (2.23%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 41 (8.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (3.44%) Git (software)
3 14 (2.83%) Jenkins
3 14 (2.83%) Selenium
3 14 (2.83%) Visual Studio
4 13 (2.63%) Subversion
5 10 (2.02%) JDeveloper
5 10 (2.02%) Maven
5 10 (2.02%) SoapUI
6 8 (1.62%) JUnit
7 7 (1.42%) Cucumber
7 7 (1.42%) PHPUnit
8 3 (0.61%) JIRA
8 3 (0.61%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.40%) Ant
9 2 (0.40%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.40%) ERwin
9 2 (0.40%) FitNesse
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
General
1 92 (18.62%) Finance
2 25 (5.06%) Banking
3 17 (3.44%) Legal
4 11 (2.23%) Retail
5 9 (1.82%) Law
6 8 (1.62%) Games
7 6 (1.21%) Advertising
7 6 (1.21%) Back Office
7 6 (1.21%) Marketing
8 5 (1.01%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.40%) Billing
10 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 222 (44.94%) Developer
2 125 (25.30%) Analyst
3 74 (14.98%) SQL Developer
4 55 (11.13%) .NET Developer
5 49 (9.92%) SQL Analyst
6 48 (9.72%) DBA
7 37 (7.49%) Administrator
8 35 (7.09%) SQL DBA
9 31 (6.28%) Data Analyst
10 28 (5.67%) Applications Support
11 27 (5.47%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 27 (5.47%) C# Developer
12 26 (5.26%) Test Analyst
13 25 (5.06%) Java Developer
13 25 (5.06%) Support Analyst
14 22 (4.45%) Applications Support Analyst
14 22 (4.45%) C# .NET Developer
15 18 (3.64%) SSIS Developer
16 16 (3.24%) ASP.NET Developer
16 16 (3.24%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (22.06%) .NET
2 52 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 39 (7.89%) HTML
4 36 (7.29%) XML
5 33 (6.68%) jQuery
6 32 (6.48%) CSS
7 24 (4.86%) Web Services
8 23 (4.66%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (3.85%) Entity Framework
10 18 (3.64%) .NET Framework
11 17 (3.44%) Middleware
12 16 (3.24%) ASP.NET Web API
12 16 (3.24%) MDX
13 15 (3.04%) LAMP
14 14 (2.83%) WCF
15 13 (2.63%) RESTful
16 11 (2.23%) JSON
16 11 (2.23%) SOAP
16 11 (2.23%) Spring
17 10 (2.02%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 57 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (6.68%) Replication
3 21 (4.25%) NHS
4 16 (3.24%) Clustering
5 15 (3.04%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.43%) Data Centre
7 10 (2.02%) Algorithms
8 8 (1.62%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.62%) Visualisation
9 7 (1.42%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.42%) Data Extraction
10 5 (1.01%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.81%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (0.81%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.81%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.61%) Credit Risk
13 2 (0.40%) Enterprise Storage
13 2 (0.40%) iSeries
13 2 (0.40%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 90 (18.22%) Windows
2 88 (17.81%) Linux
3 54 (10.93%) Unix
4 37 (7.49%) Windows Server
5 15 (3.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.40%) AIX
8 2 (0.40%) Solaris
9 1 (0.20%) HPUX
9 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.20%) SUSE
9 1 (0.20%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (24.70%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 49 (9.92%) ETL
3 49 (9.92%) MVC
4 35 (7.09%) Migration
4 35 (7.09%) TDD
5 33 (6.68%) Scrum
6 32 (6.48%) Unit Testing
7 30 (6.07%) Performance Tuning
8 28 (5.67%) Analytics
8 28 (5.67%) CRM
9 26 (5.26%) Data Analysis
10 24 (4.86%) Data Modelling
10 24 (4.86%) E-Commerce
11 23 (4.66%) Stakeholder Management
12 21 (4.25%) BDD
13 20 (4.05%) Web Development
14 19 (3.85%) Change Management
15 18 (3.64%) Service Delivery
16 17 (3.44%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 107 (21.66%) T-SQL
2 79 (15.99%) C#
3 61 (12.35%) JavaScript
4 58 (11.74%) PL/SQL
5 55 (11.13%) Java
6 41 (8.30%) VBA
7 27 (5.47%) PHP
8 18 (3.64%) VB
9 13 (2.63%) VB.NET
10 12 (2.43%) C++
11 11 (2.23%) Shell Script
12 9 (1.82%) PowerShell
13 8 (1.62%) PHP 5
13 8 (1.62%) Ruby
14 6 (1.21%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.21%) Python
15 5 (1.01%) Perl
16 4 (0.81%) XPath
17 2 (0.40%) ANSI SQL
18 1 (0.20%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 16 (3.24%) Degree
2 10 (2.02%) ISEB
3 9 (1.82%) ISTQB
3 9 (1.82%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.01%) MCSE
5 5 (1.01%) SAS Certification
5 5 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (0.81%) CCA
6 4 (0.81%) MCSA
7 3 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.40%) CCIE
8 2 (0.40%) CCNP
8 2 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.40%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.20%) CCNA
9 1 (0.20%) CCSP
9 1 (0.20%) CISSP
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.64%) Data Quality
1 18 (3.64%) QA
2 7 (1.42%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.20%) COREP
3 1 (0.20%) FINREP
System Software
1 17 (3.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (2.83%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.82%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.61%) Terminal Services
4 3 (0.61%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.61%) vSphere
4 3 (0.61%) Xen
4 3 (0.61%) XenServer
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.20%) Docker
6 1 (0.20%) HDFS
6 1 (0.20%) vCloud
6 1 (0.20%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.20%) XenApp
6 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (1.42%) Oracle Identity Management
2 6 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.21%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (1.21%) Puppet
3 5 (1.01%) Data Guard
4 4 (0.81%) SCCM
4 4 (0.81%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.61%) Cobbler
5 3 (0.61%) Graphite
5 3 (0.61%) MAINVIEW
5 3 (0.61%) Nagios
5 3 (0.61%) Opsview
5 3 (0.61%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 2 (0.40%) collectd
6 2 (0.40%) Icinga
6 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (0.40%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.40%) SCOM
7 1 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 133 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 98 (19.84%) Oracle
3 27 (5.47%) VMware
4 16 (3.24%) IBM
5 14 (2.83%) Red Hat
6 13 (2.63%) HP
6 13 (2.63%) Informatica
7 11 (2.23%) Citrix
8 8 (1.62%) iManage
8 8 (1.62%) Zend
9 7 (1.42%) Cisco
10 6 (1.21%) Adobe
10 6 (1.21%) Sitecore
11 5 (1.01%) BMC
11 5 (1.01%) NetApp
11 5 (1.01%) Omniture
11 5 (1.01%) Teradata
12 4 (0.81%) ServiceNow
12 4 (0.81%) Sybase
12 4 (0.81%) Tableau
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £100 - £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £475 - £525 per day +
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 27 days ago