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 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 333 611 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.07% 20.73% 15.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.26% 52.76% 37.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 427 212
Median daily rate £375 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £416 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 8
Median hourly rate £14.00 £35.00 £17.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +97.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £19.10 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.30 £45.00 £30.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £23.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -20.83%
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
1268 1158 947
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 45.96% 39.29% 40.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 882 776 579
Median daily rate £400 £326 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.60% +1.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £402
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 25
Median hourly rate £15.25 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.87% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.08 £26.00 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.90 £45.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%

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 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 2 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 2 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 -5 219 £375 +15.38% 110
South Yorkshire -5 68 £370 +22.31% 17
North Yorkshire -3 23 £390 +20.00% 29
East Yorkshire -3 5 £403 +31.42% 6
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 342 (41.71%) SQL Server
2 208 (25.37%) Microsoft
3 204 (24.88%) Oracle
4 181 (22.07%) .NET
5 177 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
6 175 (21.34%) T-SQL
7 173 (21.10%) Finance
8 157 (19.15%) C#
9 148 (18.05%) JavaScript
10 140 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
11 136 (16.59%) Linux
12 133 (16.22%) Windows
13 115 (14.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 114 (13.90%) Unix
14 114 (13.90%) Java
15 111 (13.54%) ASP.NET
16 106 (12.93%) MVC
17 102 (12.44%) Data Warehouse
18 100 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
19 96 (11.71%) ETL
19 96 (11.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 95 (11.59%) HTML
21 88 (10.73%) PL/SQL
22 86 (10.49%) SQL Server 2008
23 83 (10.12%) jQuery
24 81 (9.88%) MS Excel
25 78 (9.51%) Data Modelling
26 76 (9.27%) CSS
27 73 (8.90%) VMware
28 72 (8.78%) SAS

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 72 (8.78%) SAS
2 48 (5.85%) SharePoint
3 30 (3.66%) IIS
4 29 (3.54%) WebSphere
5 25 (3.05%) CMS
6 22 (2.68%) Apache
6 22 (2.68%) MS Exchange
7 21 (2.56%) nginx
8 16 (1.95%) WebLogic
9 14 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
9 14 (1.71%) Tomcat
10 12 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
11 11 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
13 7 (0.85%) Oracle Service Bus
13 7 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
14 6 (0.73%) Apache Solr
14 6 (0.73%) IBM HTTP Server
14 6 (0.73%) Oracle Coherence
14 6 (0.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 81 (9.88%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.44%) MS Office
3 12 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (1.46%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.34%) InfoPath
5 9 (1.10%) MS Project
5 9 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 28 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.85%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.37%) Cognos Planning
3 3 (0.37%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.12%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Utilities
5 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.12%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 39 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (3.66%) GitHub
4 10 (1.22%) Office 365
5 5 (0.61%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.24%) IaaS
7 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.12%) PaaS
7 1 (0.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.15%) SAN
2 17 (2.07%) DNS
3 15 (1.83%) NAS
4 12 (1.46%) Fibre Channel
4 12 (1.46%) LAN
4 12 (1.46%) WAN
5 11 (1.34%) HTTP
6 9 (1.10%) Internet
6 9 (1.10%) SSL
7 8 (0.98%) Firewall
8 7 (0.85%) FCoE
8 7 (0.85%) iSCSI
8 7 (0.85%) Multicast
9 6 (0.73%) DHCP
9 6 (0.73%) Network Security
10 5 (0.61%) Intranet
10 5 (0.61%) Kerberos
10 5 (0.61%) VPN
11 4 (0.49%) Extranet
11 4 (0.49%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 342 (41.71%) SQL Server
2 115 (14.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 102 (12.44%) Data Warehouse
4 96 (11.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 86 (10.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 71 (8.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 62 (7.56%) Oracle Database
8 56 (6.83%) Hadoop
8 56 (6.83%) NoSQL
9 52 (6.34%) BusinessObjects
10 49 (5.98%) SQL Server 2012
11 43 (5.24%) MongoDB
11 43 (5.24%) Relational Database
12 38 (4.63%) MS Access
13 37 (4.51%) SQL Server 2014
14 33 (4.02%) DB2
14 33 (4.02%) HBase
15 32 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
16 31 (3.78%) Oracle Database 11g
17 30 (3.66%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 50 (6.10%) Git (software)
2 47 (5.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 40 (4.88%) ERwin
4 31 (3.78%) Jenkins
5 23 (2.80%) Visual Studio
6 21 (2.56%) Artifactory
6 21 (2.56%) GitLab
7 19 (2.32%) Subversion
8 15 (1.83%) Selenium
9 12 (1.46%) Oracle APEX
10 11 (1.34%) Maven
10 11 (1.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 10 (1.22%) JDeveloper
11 10 (1.22%) JUnit
12 8 (0.98%) JIRA
13 7 (0.85%) PHPUnit
13 7 (0.85%) SoapUI
14 6 (0.73%) Cucumber
14 6 (0.73%) HP UFT
14 6 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
General
1 173 (21.10%) Finance
2 54 (6.59%) Banking
3 21 (2.56%) Legal
4 18 (2.20%) Advertising
5 16 (1.95%) Retail
6 11 (1.34%) Law
6 11 (1.34%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.22%) Back Office
8 8 (0.98%) Games
9 7 (0.85%) Marketing
10 6 (0.73%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.61%) Billing
11 5 (0.61%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.37%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.24%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.12%) Automotive
14 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 371 (45.24%) Developer
2 160 (19.51%) Analyst
3 134 (16.34%) SQL Developer
4 89 (10.85%) .NET Developer
5 67 (8.17%) DBA
6 55 (6.71%) C# Developer
7 53 (6.46%) Administrator
8 50 (6.10%) SQL Analyst
9 49 (5.98%) Architect
9 49 (5.98%) SQL DBA
10 46 (5.61%) Java Developer
11 42 (5.12%) C# .NET Developer
12 40 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
13 34 (4.15%) Test Analyst
14 33 (4.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 32 (3.90%) Data Analyst
16 31 (3.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 27 (3.29%) SSIS Developer
17 27 (3.29%) T-SQL Developer
18 26 (3.17%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (22.07%) .NET
2 111 (13.54%) ASP.NET
3 95 (11.59%) HTML
4 83 (10.12%) jQuery
5 76 (9.27%) CSS
6 70 (8.54%) XML
7 53 (6.46%) ASP.NET MVC
8 45 (5.49%) AngularJS
9 43 (5.24%) .NET Framework
10 42 (5.12%) Web Services
11 40 (4.88%) Entity Framework
12 31 (3.78%) Middleware
13 30 (3.66%) RESTful
14 28 (3.41%) JSON
15 26 (3.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 25 (3.05%) J2EE
17 23 (2.80%) ASP.NET Web API
17 23 (2.80%) D3.js
18 22 (2.68%) Ajax
19 21 (2.56%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 100 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (5.37%) Replication
3 42 (5.12%) Visualisation
4 33 (4.02%) Management Information System
5 23 (2.80%) Data Centre
6 21 (2.56%) Algorithms
6 21 (2.56%) NHS
7 19 (2.32%) Clustering
8 18 (2.20%) Data Integration
9 17 (2.07%) Data Structures
10 15 (1.83%) Inversion of Control
11 12 (1.46%) Client/Server
12 10 (1.22%) Data Extraction
13 8 (0.98%) Computer Science
14 7 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
14 7 (0.85%) N-Tier
14 7 (0.85%) User Experience
14 7 (0.85%) Virtual Team
15 6 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
15 6 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 136 (16.59%) Linux
2 133 (16.22%) Windows
3 114 (13.90%) Unix
4 68 (8.29%) Windows Server
5 28 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (2.56%) CoreOS
8 18 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (2.07%) Solaris
10 11 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (1.10%) AIX
12 7 (0.85%) SUSE
12 7 (0.85%) zOS
13 5 (0.61%) Data ONTAP
14 3 (0.37%) CentOS
15 2 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.24%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.12%) HPUX
16 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
3 106 (12.93%) MVC
4 96 (11.71%) ETL
5 78 (9.51%) Data Modelling
6 60 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
7 53 (6.46%) Migration
8 51 (6.22%) Web Development
9 47 (5.73%) TDD
9 47 (5.73%) Unit Testing
10 46 (5.61%) Analytics
10 46 (5.61%) Scrum
11 40 (4.88%) CRM
12 39 (4.76%) Data Visualisation
13 36 (4.39%) Open Source
14 35 (4.27%) SDLC
15 34 (4.15%) Data Architecture
15 34 (4.15%) DevOps
16 32 (3.90%) Data Analysis
17 31 (3.78%) OO
Programming Languages
1 175 (21.34%) T-SQL
2 157 (19.15%) C#
3 148 (18.05%) JavaScript
4 114 (13.90%) Java
5 88 (10.73%) PL/SQL
6 58 (7.07%) VBA
7 44 (5.37%) Shell Script
8 40 (4.88%) PHP
9 32 (3.90%) Python
10 31 (3.78%) Ruby
11 28 (3.41%) C++
12 23 (2.80%) PowerShell
13 21 (2.56%) Go
14 17 (2.07%) VB
15 15 (1.83%) PHP 5
16 14 (1.71%) VB.NET
17 12 (1.46%) Bash Shell
18 11 (1.34%) Perl
19 10 (1.22%) C
20 6 (0.73%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 44 (5.37%) Security Cleared
2 26 (3.17%) SC Cleared
3 17 (2.07%) Degree
4 16 (1.95%) ISEB
5 13 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
6 12 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (1.22%) SAS Certification
8 9 (1.10%) ISTQB
9 8 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (0.85%) MCSA
10 7 (0.85%) MCSE
11 4 (0.49%) CCA
11 4 (0.49%) CCIE
11 4 (0.49%) CCNP
12 3 (0.37%) CCNA
12 3 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.24%) CCDA
13 2 (0.24%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.78%) QA
2 19 (2.32%) Disclosure Scotland
3 17 (2.07%) Data Quality
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%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.24%) MiFID
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 49 (5.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (5.49%) Active Directory
3 24 (2.93%) Docker
4 22 (2.68%) Hyper-V
5 21 (2.56%) Ceph
5 21 (2.56%) etcd
5 21 (2.56%) flannel
5 21 (2.56%) GlusterFS
6 13 (1.59%) Xen
7 12 (1.46%) NFS
8 9 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
9 7 (0.85%) KVM
9 7 (0.85%) SRDF
9 7 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (0.73%) VMware Server
11 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (0.49%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.49%) vCloud
11 4 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (0.49%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 30 (3.66%) Puppet
2 27 (3.29%) Graphite
3 22 (2.68%) logstash
4 21 (2.56%) Ansible
4 21 (2.56%) HAProxy
4 21 (2.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 21 (2.56%) Kubernetes
4 21 (2.56%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 21 (2.56%) rkt
5 14 (1.71%) Control-M
6 13 (1.59%) SCOM
7 12 (1.46%) SCCM
8 11 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (1.34%) Oracle Identity Management
9 10 (1.22%) Oracle RMAN
10 7 (0.85%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 7 (0.85%) Salt
11 6 (0.73%) Data Guard
12 5 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (0.61%) Kibana
Vendors
1 208 (25.37%) Microsoft
2 204 (24.88%) Oracle
3 73 (8.90%) VMware
4 60 (7.32%) Informatica
5 33 (4.02%) Tableau
6 26 (3.17%) CA
7 24 (2.93%) IBM
8 23 (2.80%) Citrix
8 23 (2.80%) NetApp
9 22 (2.68%) Cisco
10 21 (2.56%) Red Hat
10 21 (2.56%) Sybase
11 17 (2.07%) HP
12 15 (1.83%) Zend
13 14 (1.71%) Intel
14 13 (1.59%) Teradata
15 12 (1.46%) Sitecore
16 11 (1.34%) Cognos
17 10 (1.22%) EMC
18 9 (1.10%) iManage
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