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 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 7 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 385 532 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.19% 17.79% 14.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.35% 46.50% 38.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 375 193
Median daily rate £361 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.15% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 7
Median hourly rate £13.28 £25.00 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.88% +62.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.11 £12.05 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £45.00 £34.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.88 £28.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +12.50%
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
1358 1144 845
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 46.52% 38.26% 36.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 926 779 497
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 £300 £285 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £450 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 24
Median hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +72.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.19 £22.80 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £34.00
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 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 30 July 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 30 July 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 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
West Yorkshire -3 243 £351 +7.84% 125
South Yorkshire -4 72 £358 +10.00% 25
North Yorkshire +1 51 £375 +15.38% 19
East Yorkshire 0 5 £403 - 8
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 361 (43.70%) SQL Server
2 217 (26.27%) Oracle
3 199 (24.09%) Microsoft
4 183 (22.15%) .NET
5 174 (21.07%) T-SQL
6 164 (19.85%) Finance
7 163 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
8 159 (19.25%) C#
9 143 (17.31%) JavaScript
10 137 (16.59%) Business Intelligence
11 130 (15.74%) Windows
12 129 (15.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 127 (15.38%) Linux
14 118 (14.29%) Java
15 112 (13.56%) ASP.NET
16 106 (12.83%) MVC
17 100 (12.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 100 (12.11%) Data Warehouse
18 99 (11.99%) ETL
19 97 (11.74%) Unix
20 91 (11.02%) SQL Server 2008
21 90 (10.90%) HTML
22 89 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
23 84 (10.17%) jQuery
24 82 (9.93%) PL/SQL
24 82 (9.93%) Data Modelling
25 75 (9.08%) CSS
26 73 (8.84%) XML
26 73 (8.84%) Performance Tuning
27 70 (8.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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 66 (7.99%) SAS
2 56 (6.78%) SharePoint
3 30 (3.63%) WebSphere
4 28 (3.39%) IIS
4 28 (3.39%) MS Exchange
5 24 (2.91%) Apache
6 21 (2.54%) CMS
7 20 (2.42%) SharePoint 2013
8 18 (2.18%) WebLogic
9 17 (2.06%) nginx
9 17 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
10 16 (1.94%) Tomcat
11 15 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
12 13 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
12 13 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
12 13 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2013
13 12 (1.45%) Skype for Business
14 8 (0.97%) Apache Solr
14 8 (0.97%) CICS
14 8 (0.97%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 62 (7.51%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.94%) MS Office
3 13 (1.57%) InfoPath
4 7 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.61%) MS Project
6 4 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 41 (4.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.85%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.36%) Cognos Planning
4 3 (0.36%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.24%) Magento
5 2 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.12%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Utilities
6 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.12%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 30 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
1 30 (3.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (3.03%) GitHub
3 8 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.85%) Office 365
5 2 (0.24%) IaaS
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle CX
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.12%) PaaS
6 1 (0.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.63%) SAN
2 20 (2.42%) LAN
2 20 (2.42%) WAN
3 17 (2.06%) DNS
4 13 (1.57%) NAS
5 12 (1.45%) Firewall
5 12 (1.45%) HTTP
6 11 (1.33%) Multicast
7 10 (1.21%) FCoE
7 10 (1.21%) Fibre Channel
7 10 (1.21%) iSCSI
7 10 (1.21%) SSL
8 8 (0.97%) VPN
9 7 (0.85%) BGP
9 7 (0.85%) DHCP
9 7 (0.85%) MPLS
10 6 (0.73%) Internet
10 6 (0.73%) Network Security
10 6 (0.73%) SSH
11 5 (0.61%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 361 (43.70%) SQL Server
2 129 (15.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 100 (12.11%) Data Warehouse
3 100 (12.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 91 (11.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 70 (8.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 68 (8.23%) Oracle Database
7 63 (7.63%) NoSQL
8 53 (6.42%) Hadoop
9 51 (6.17%) SQL Server 2012
10 49 (5.93%) BusinessObjects
11 46 (5.57%) MongoDB
12 45 (5.45%) Relational Database
13 38 (4.60%) DB2
14 35 (4.24%) HBase
15 32 (3.87%) Oracle Database 11g
16 31 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
16 31 (3.75%) SQL Server 2005
17 30 (3.63%) SQL Server 2014
18 29 (3.51%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 48 (5.81%) Git (software)
2 42 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 40 (4.84%) ERwin
4 35 (4.24%) Visual Studio
5 28 (3.39%) Jenkins
6 17 (2.06%) Artifactory
6 17 (2.06%) GitLab
7 16 (1.94%) Oracle APEX
7 16 (1.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 14 (1.69%) Selenium
9 12 (1.45%) Subversion
10 10 (1.21%) JIRA
10 10 (1.21%) Maven
11 7 (0.85%) JDeveloper
11 7 (0.85%) JUnit
11 7 (0.85%) PHPUnit
12 6 (0.73%) Cucumber
12 6 (0.73%) HP UFT
12 6 (0.73%) Mockito
12 6 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
General
1 164 (19.85%) Finance
2 56 (6.78%) Banking
3 21 (2.54%) Legal
4 16 (1.94%) Advertising
5 15 (1.82%) Retail
6 11 (1.33%) Back Office
7 10 (1.21%) Law
7 10 (1.21%) Telecoms
8 8 (0.97%) Games
9 5 (0.61%) Marketing
10 4 (0.48%) Billing
10 4 (0.48%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.48%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.24%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.12%) Automotive
12 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.12%) Local Government
12 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 394 (47.70%) Developer
2 145 (17.55%) Analyst
3 141 (17.07%) SQL Developer
4 97 (11.74%) .NET Developer
5 70 (8.47%) DBA
6 63 (7.63%) Architect
7 60 (7.26%) C# Developer
8 49 (5.93%) Java Developer
8 49 (5.93%) SQL DBA
9 46 (5.57%) C# .NET Developer
10 45 (5.45%) Administrator
11 35 (4.24%) SQL Analyst
12 34 (4.12%) ASP.NET Developer
13 32 (3.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 32 (3.87%) Test Analyst
14 30 (3.63%) Oracle Developer
15 29 (3.51%) SSIS Developer
16 26 (3.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 25 (3.03%) PHP Developer
17 25 (3.03%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (22.15%) .NET
2 112 (13.56%) ASP.NET
3 90 (10.90%) HTML
4 84 (10.17%) jQuery
5 75 (9.08%) CSS
6 73 (8.84%) XML
7 48 (5.81%) .NET Framework
8 47 (5.69%) Web Services
9 45 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 43 (5.21%) Entity Framework
11 37 (4.48%) AngularJS
12 31 (3.75%) Middleware
13 30 (3.63%) RESTful
14 29 (3.51%) Ajax
15 27 (3.27%) JSON
15 27 (3.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 25 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
17 23 (2.78%) J2EE
18 19 (2.30%) Spring
19 17 (2.06%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 89 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (5.93%) Replication
3 39 (4.72%) Visualisation
4 31 (3.75%) Management Information System
5 27 (3.27%) Clustering
6 23 (2.78%) Algorithms
7 21 (2.54%) Data Centre
8 19 (2.30%) Data Structures
9 17 (2.06%) Data Integration
9 17 (2.06%) NHS
9 17 (2.06%) Social Network
10 15 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
11 9 (1.09%) Computer Science
12 8 (0.97%) Data Extraction
13 7 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
13 7 (0.85%) N-Tier
13 7 (0.85%) User Experience
13 7 (0.85%) Virtual Team
14 6 (0.73%) Client/Server
14 6 (0.73%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 130 (15.74%) Windows
2 127 (15.38%) Linux
3 97 (11.74%) Unix
4 70 (8.47%) Windows Server
5 31 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (2.66%) Solaris
8 20 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (2.06%) CoreOS
10 11 (1.33%) AIX
11 10 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (1.09%) SUSE
12 9 (1.09%) zOS
13 2 (0.24%) CentOS
13 2 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.24%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.12%) Android
14 1 (0.12%) HPUX
14 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (16.59%) Business Intelligence
3 106 (12.83%) MVC
4 99 (11.99%) ETL
5 82 (9.93%) Data Modelling
6 73 (8.84%) Performance Tuning
7 56 (6.78%) CRM
8 55 (6.66%) Migration
9 46 (5.57%) Unit Testing
10 45 (5.45%) TDD
10 45 (5.45%) Web Development
11 37 (4.48%) Data Visualisation
12 35 (4.24%) Analytics
12 35 (4.24%) Open Source
12 35 (4.24%) Scrum
13 34 (4.12%) SOA
14 32 (3.87%) SDLC
15 31 (3.75%) Data Architecture
16 30 (3.63%) Data Analysis
16 30 (3.63%) OO
Programming Languages
1 174 (21.07%) T-SQL
2 159 (19.25%) C#
3 143 (17.31%) JavaScript
4 118 (14.29%) Java
5 82 (9.93%) PL/SQL
6 41 (4.96%) PHP
7 40 (4.84%) Shell Script
7 40 (4.84%) VBA
8 27 (3.27%) Python
9 26 (3.15%) C++
10 25 (3.03%) Ruby
11 20 (2.42%) PowerShell
12 18 (2.18%) VB.NET
13 17 (2.06%) Go
14 15 (1.82%) VB
15 14 (1.69%) PHP 5
16 12 (1.45%) C
17 9 (1.09%) Bash Shell
18 8 (0.97%) Perl
19 7 (0.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 41 (4.96%) Security Cleared
2 23 (2.78%) Degree
2 23 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 16 (1.94%) ISEB
4 13 (1.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 12 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (1.21%) ISTQB
8 8 (0.97%) CCNP
8 8 (0.97%) MCSE
8 8 (0.97%) SAS Certification
9 7 (0.85%) MCSA
9 7 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (0.73%) CCIE
10 6 (0.73%) CCNA
11 5 (0.61%) CCDA
12 4 (0.48%) CCA
12 4 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.24%) PhD
13 2 (0.24%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.15%) QA
2 19 (2.30%) Disclosure Scotland
3 11 (1.33%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.24%) EMIR
4 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.24%) MiFID
5 1 (0.12%) Basel II
5 1 (0.12%) COREP
5 1 (0.12%) FINREP
5 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.12%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.12%) PMBOK
System Software
1 61 (7.38%) Active Directory
2 51 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (4.36%) Hyper-V
4 19 (2.30%) Docker
5 17 (2.06%) Ceph
5 17 (2.06%) etcd
5 17 (2.06%) flannel
5 17 (2.06%) GlusterFS
6 14 (1.69%) Xen
7 10 (1.21%) KVM
7 10 (1.21%) NFS
7 10 (1.21%) Oracle RAC
7 10 (1.21%) SRDF
8 6 (0.73%) VMware Server
9 5 (0.61%) Terminal Services
9 5 (0.61%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (0.61%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.36%) vCloud
10 3 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (2.78%) Puppet
2 22 (2.66%) Graphite
3 18 (2.18%) Ansible
3 18 (2.18%) logstash
4 17 (2.06%) HAProxy
4 17 (2.06%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 17 (2.06%) Kubernetes
4 17 (2.06%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 17 (2.06%) rkt
5 14 (1.69%) SCOM
6 13 (1.57%) Oracle Identity Management
6 13 (1.57%) SCCM
7 12 (1.45%) Control-M
8 10 (1.21%) Oracle RMAN
9 9 (1.09%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 6 (0.73%) Data Guard
10 6 (0.73%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 5 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (0.36%) SCSM
Vendors
1 217 (26.27%) Oracle
2 199 (24.09%) Microsoft
3 69 (8.35%) VMware
4 64 (7.75%) Informatica
5 32 (3.87%) Tableau
6 30 (3.63%) Cisco
7 29 (3.51%) IBM
8 26 (3.15%) CA
9 24 (2.91%) Citrix
10 22 (2.66%) Sybase
11 21 (2.54%) NetApp
12 20 (2.42%) Intel
12 20 (2.42%) Red Hat
13 18 (2.18%) HP
14 14 (1.69%) EMC
14 14 (1.69%) Zend
15 11 (1.33%) Sitecore
15 11 (1.33%) Teradata
16 9 (1.09%) iManage
17 8 (0.97%) Cognos
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