The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 430 596 486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.74% 20.08% 19.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.41% 47.23% 44.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 411 325
Median daily rate £375 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 9
Median hourly rate £16.09 £35.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.02% +70.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £17.05 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.70 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -23.66%
SQL
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1287 1262 1088
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.12% 42.52% 42.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 908 815 736
Median daily rate £400 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 25
Median hourly rate £32.50 £38.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% +31.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £26.00 £15.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Yorkshire region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Yorkshire region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SQL
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SQL
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 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
West Yorkshire -3 258 £363 +11.53% 126
South Yorkshire -1 103 £375 +25.00% 29
North Yorkshire +4 36 £350 +8.52% 34
East Yorkshire -3 3 £400 +33.33% 9
Humberside +2 2 - - 1
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 308 (37.52%) SQL Server
2 222 (27.04%) Microsoft
3 190 (23.14%) Oracle
3 190 (23.14%) Agile Software Development
4 188 (22.90%) Finance
5 185 (22.53%) .NET
6 157 (19.12%) T-SQL
7 149 (18.15%) Business Intelligence
8 148 (18.03%) C#
9 144 (17.54%) JavaScript
10 133 (16.20%) Windows
11 127 (15.47%) Linux
12 119 (14.49%) Unix
12 119 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
13 104 (12.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 102 (12.42%) MS Excel
15 101 (12.30%) Data Warehouse
16 100 (12.18%) ASP.NET
16 100 (12.18%) MVC
17 95 (11.57%) PL/SQL
18 90 (10.96%) HTML
18 90 (10.96%) Java
18 90 (10.96%) Data Modelling
18 90 (10.96%) ETL
19 84 (10.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 78 (9.50%) XML
21 76 (9.26%) CSS
22 75 (9.14%) SQL Server 2008
23 74 (9.01%) SAS
24 72 (8.77%) Migration

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in 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 74 (9.01%) SAS
2 39 (4.75%) SharePoint
3 21 (2.56%) nginx
3 21 (2.56%) WebSphere
4 20 (2.44%) Apache
5 19 (2.31%) CMS
6 17 (2.07%) IIS
6 17 (2.07%) WebLogic
7 15 (1.83%) Tomcat
8 14 (1.71%) MS Exchange
9 11 (1.34%) JBoss
9 11 (1.34%) Node.js
10 8 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
11 7 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (0.85%) Oracle Service Bus
11 7 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (0.73%) Apache Solr
12 6 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
12 6 (0.73%) Umbraco
Applications
1 102 (12.42%) MS Excel
2 28 (3.41%) MS Office
3 15 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (1.83%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.10%) MS Project
4 9 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.49%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 28 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (0.85%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (0.73%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (0.37%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.12%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.12%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.12%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (3.78%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (2.92%) GitHub
4 10 (1.22%) Office 365
5 5 (0.61%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.24%) IaaS
6 2 (0.24%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.29%) SAN
2 17 (2.07%) DNS
3 13 (1.58%) Internet
4 10 (1.22%) HTTP
5 9 (1.10%) NAS
5 9 (1.10%) SSL
6 8 (0.97%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (0.85%) Firewall
8 4 (0.49%) DHCP
8 4 (0.49%) Extranet
8 4 (0.49%) Intranet
8 4 (0.49%) LAN
8 4 (0.49%) VPN
8 4 (0.49%) WAN
9 3 (0.37%) BGP
9 3 (0.37%) EIGRP
9 3 (0.37%) MPLS
9 3 (0.37%) Network Security
9 3 (0.37%) OSPF
9 3 (0.37%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 308 (37.52%) SQL Server
2 104 (12.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 101 (12.30%) Data Warehouse
4 84 (10.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 75 (9.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 68 (8.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 52 (6.33%) Oracle Database
8 50 (6.09%) MS Access
9 49 (5.97%) Hadoop
9 49 (5.97%) NoSQL
10 48 (5.85%) BusinessObjects
11 47 (5.72%) SQL Server 2012
12 45 (5.48%) MongoDB
13 38 (4.63%) PostgreSQL
14 34 (4.14%) SQL Server 2014
15 31 (3.78%) MySQL
16 30 (3.65%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 30 (3.65%) HBase
17 29 (3.53%) Relational Database
18 28 (3.41%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 58 (7.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 45 (5.48%) Git (software)
3 39 (4.75%) ERwin
4 29 (3.53%) Jenkins
5 20 (2.44%) Artifactory
5 20 (2.44%) GitLab
6 19 (2.31%) Subversion
7 18 (2.19%) JUnit
7 18 (2.19%) Visual Studio
8 17 (2.07%) Selenium
9 16 (1.95%) Maven
10 11 (1.34%) SoapUI
11 10 (1.22%) JDeveloper
11 10 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
12 9 (1.10%) JIRA
13 7 (0.85%) JMeter
13 7 (0.85%) Mockito
13 7 (0.85%) PHPUnit
14 6 (0.73%) Cucumber
14 6 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 188 (22.90%) Finance
2 37 (4.51%) Banking
3 16 (1.95%) Advertising
3 16 (1.95%) Retail
4 10 (1.22%) Legal
5 9 (1.10%) Games
6 8 (0.97%) Billing
7 7 (0.85%) Back Office
7 7 (0.85%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.73%) Marketing
8 6 (0.73%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.49%) Law
10 3 (0.37%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.24%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.24%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 348 (42.39%) Developer
2 201 (24.48%) Analyst
3 112 (13.64%) SQL Developer
4 87 (10.60%) .NET Developer
5 72 (8.77%) SQL Analyst
6 48 (5.85%) DBA
7 47 (5.72%) Architect
8 46 (5.60%) Data Analyst
9 45 (5.48%) C# Developer
10 40 (4.87%) Administrator
11 38 (4.63%) Applications Support
12 37 (4.51%) Java Developer
12 37 (4.51%) SQL DBA
12 37 (4.51%) Test Analyst
13 36 (4.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 34 (4.14%) ASP.NET Developer
14 34 (4.14%) C# .NET Developer
14 34 (4.14%) SSIS Developer
14 34 (4.14%) Support Analyst
15 32 (3.90%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (22.53%) .NET
2 100 (12.18%) ASP.NET
3 90 (10.96%) HTML
4 78 (9.50%) XML
5 76 (9.26%) CSS
6 65 (7.92%) jQuery
7 53 (6.46%) ASP.NET MVC
8 43 (5.24%) AngularJS
9 38 (4.63%) Web Services
10 31 (3.78%) JSON
11 29 (3.53%) .NET Framework
11 29 (3.53%) RESTful
12 23 (2.80%) Middleware
13 22 (2.68%) Entity Framework
13 22 (2.68%) MDX
13 22 (2.68%) WCF
14 21 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
14 21 (2.56%) D3.js
14 21 (2.56%) OpenLayers
15 20 (2.44%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 119 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (4.51%) Visualisation
3 35 (4.26%) Replication
4 32 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 29 (3.53%) NHS
6 20 (2.44%) Algorithms
6 20 (2.44%) Data Centre
7 17 (2.07%) Clustering
8 16 (1.95%) Client/Server
9 15 (1.83%) Data Integration
10 14 (1.71%) Data Extraction
11 12 (1.46%) Data Structures
12 7 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
12 7 (0.85%) N-Tier
13 6 (0.73%) Reference Data
14 5 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (0.61%) Mobile App
14 5 (0.61%) User Experience
15 4 (0.49%) Digital Media
15 4 (0.49%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 133 (16.20%) Windows
2 127 (15.47%) Linux
3 119 (14.49%) Unix
4 57 (6.94%) Windows Server
5 20 (2.44%) CoreOS
6 19 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.85%) Data ONTAP
10 4 (0.49%) AIX
10 4 (0.49%) CentOS
10 4 (0.49%) Solaris
11 2 (0.24%) Android
11 2 (0.24%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.24%) SUSE
11 2 (0.24%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.24%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.24%) zOS
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (23.14%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (18.15%) Business Intelligence
3 100 (12.18%) MVC
4 90 (10.96%) Data Modelling
4 90 (10.96%) ETL
5 72 (8.77%) Migration
6 49 (5.97%) TDD
6 49 (5.97%) Unit Testing
7 45 (5.48%) CRM
7 45 (5.48%) Web Development
8 44 (5.36%) Data Management
8 44 (5.36%) Scrum
9 43 (5.24%) Analytics
10 42 (5.12%) SDLC
11 39 (4.75%) Data Analysis
11 39 (4.75%) Performance Tuning
12 37 (4.51%) Data Architecture
13 36 (4.38%) Data Migration
13 36 (4.38%) DevOps
13 36 (4.38%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 157 (19.12%) T-SQL
2 148 (18.03%) C#
3 144 (17.54%) JavaScript
4 95 (11.57%) PL/SQL
5 90 (10.96%) Java
6 54 (6.58%) VBA
7 46 (5.60%) Shell Script
8 40 (4.87%) PHP
9 36 (4.38%) Python
10 33 (4.02%) C++
11 32 (3.90%) Ruby
12 24 (2.92%) VB
13 21 (2.56%) VB.NET
14 20 (2.44%) Go
15 15 (1.83%) PHP 5
16 14 (1.71%) PowerShell
17 13 (1.58%) Bash Shell
18 10 (1.22%) Perl
19 8 (0.97%) C
20 6 (0.73%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 35 (4.26%) Security Cleared
2 33 (4.02%) Degree
3 24 (2.92%) SC Cleared
4 17 (2.07%) ISEB
5 13 (1.58%) ISTQB
6 9 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
7 8 (0.97%) SAS Certification
8 7 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (0.49%) CCA
11 3 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.37%) MCSA
11 3 (0.37%) MCSE
11 3 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.24%) CCIE
12 2 (0.24%) CCNP
12 2 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.24%) MCITP
12 2 (0.24%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (5.72%) Data Quality
2 29 (3.53%) QA
3 14 (1.71%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.24%) Basel II
4 2 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.24%) EMIR
4 2 (0.24%) FATCA
4 2 (0.24%) MiFID
5 1 (0.12%) COREP
5 1 (0.12%) FINREP
5 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.12%) PMBOK
System Software
1 35 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 25 (3.05%) Docker
2 25 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (2.44%) Ceph
3 20 (2.44%) GlusterFS
4 9 (1.10%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.97%) NFS
5 8 (0.97%) Xen
6 5 (0.61%) vCloud
7 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (0.49%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.49%) vSphere
8 3 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.37%) XenServer
9 2 (0.24%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.24%) XenApp
10 1 (0.12%) HDFS
10 1 (0.12%) KVM
10 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 29 (3.53%) Graphite
2 28 (3.41%) Puppet
3 21 (2.56%) Ansible
4 20 (2.44%) HAProxy
4 20 (2.44%) Kubernetes
4 20 (2.44%) logstash
5 15 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (1.58%) Control-M
7 9 (1.10%) Salt
8 7 (0.85%) SCCM
9 6 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
10 5 (0.61%) Data Guard
10 5 (0.61%) Opsview
10 5 (0.61%) Oracle Identity Management
11 4 (0.49%) Grafana
11 4 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.49%) Kibana
11 4 (0.49%) Nagios
11 4 (0.49%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.49%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 222 (27.04%) Microsoft
2 190 (23.14%) Oracle
3 51 (6.21%) Informatica
4 37 (4.51%) VMware
5 35 (4.26%) Tableau
6 28 (3.41%) CA
7 23 (2.80%) IBM
8 15 (1.83%) Zend
9 14 (1.71%) Red Hat
10 12 (1.46%) Citrix
10 12 (1.46%) NetApp
10 12 (1.46%) Sitecore
11 10 (1.22%) HP
12 8 (0.97%) Cisco
12 8 (0.97%) Trillium
13 7 (0.85%) BEA
13 7 (0.85%) Brocade
13 7 (0.85%) NetCracker
13 7 (0.85%) Sybase
13 7 (0.85%) Teradata
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £325 to £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
North Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £240.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hull
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
North Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £0 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £325 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Sheffield
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: 18 days ago
Doncaster
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Sheffield
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago