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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 6 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 292 425 368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.32% 15.27% 14.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.93% 37.35% 40.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 264 248
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £476 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 4
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -32.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £12.80 £14.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.97 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.52 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+77.61% -24.93%

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
944 1138 900
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.05% 40.88% 35.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 634 757 586
Median daily rate £400 £388 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 12
Median hourly rate £20.97 £32.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.47% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £15.55 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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 27 February 2017.

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
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 27 February 2017. 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 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 -2 188 £360 +6.66% 118
South Yorkshire +1 63 £363 +3.57% 36
North Yorkshire -8 15 £350 +3.70% 28
East Yorkshire -2 3 £350 -9.67% 2
Humberside 0 1 £350 -
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 246 (39.05%) SQL Server
2 191 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
3 164 (26.03%) Microsoft
4 144 (22.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 141 (22.38%) T-SQL
6 125 (19.84%) Business Intelligence
7 119 (18.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 113 (17.94%) Oracle
9 109 (17.30%) .NET
10 105 (16.67%) C#
11 101 (16.03%) Java
12 95 (15.08%) Finance
13 89 (14.13%) JavaScript
14 87 (13.81%) ETL
15 83 (13.17%) Data Warehouse
16 72 (11.43%) Windows
17 68 (10.79%) MVC
18 65 (10.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 64 (10.16%) Linux
20 56 (8.89%) Data Modelling
20 56 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
21 54 (8.57%) NoSQL
21 54 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
22 53 (8.41%) SQL Server 2014
23 52 (8.25%) SQL Server 2012
24 50 (7.94%) Git (software)
25 48 (7.62%) HTML
26 47 (7.46%) Scrum
27 46 (7.30%) ASP.NET
27 46 (7.30%) OO

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 25 (3.97%) SAS
2 22 (3.49%) SharePoint
3 17 (2.70%) WebSphere
4 12 (1.90%) Confluence
5 11 (1.75%) CMS
6 10 (1.59%) Tomcat
6 10 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 8 (1.27%) WebLogic
9 7 (1.11%) IIS
10 6 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (0.95%) nginx
10 6 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.79%) Apache
11 5 (0.79%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.79%) WordPress
12 4 (0.63%) Jetty
12 4 (0.63%) MS Exchange
13 3 (0.48%) JBoss
13 3 (0.48%) Umbraco
Applications
1 43 (6.83%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.38%) MS Office
3 3 (0.48%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.48%) Stata
4 2 (0.32%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.16%) MS Project
5 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.32%) Unica
5 1 (0.16%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
5 1 (0.16%) Magento
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle ASCP
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle SCM
5 1 (0.16%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.16%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.75%) GitHub
3 11 (1.75%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.63%) Office 365
5 3 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.48%) IaaS
5 3 (0.48%) PaaS
5 3 (0.48%) SaaS
6 2 (0.32%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.32%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.32%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.16%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.06%) HTTP
2 10 (1.59%) Firewall
3 9 (1.43%) LAN
3 9 (1.43%) WAN
4 6 (0.95%) DNS
4 6 (0.95%) Internet
4 6 (0.95%) SAN
5 5 (0.79%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (0.79%) SSH
5 5 (0.79%) VPN
6 4 (0.63%) LDAP
6 4 (0.63%) SMS
6 4 (0.63%) SMTP
7 3 (0.48%) Network Security
8 2 (0.32%) BGP
8 2 (0.32%) DHCP
8 2 (0.32%) Intranet
8 2 (0.32%) NAS
8 2 (0.32%) Wireless
9 1 (0.16%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (39.05%) SQL Server
2 144 (22.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 119 (18.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 83 (13.17%) Data Warehouse
5 65 (10.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 56 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 54 (8.57%) NoSQL
8 53 (8.41%) SQL Server 2014
9 52 (8.25%) SQL Server 2012
10 29 (4.60%) MySQL
11 27 (4.29%) Oracle Database
12 22 (3.49%) BusinessObjects
13 21 (3.33%) MongoDB
14 19 (3.02%) PostgreSQL
15 18 (2.86%) Big Data
15 18 (2.86%) Hadoop
16 17 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
16 17 (2.70%) Power BI
17 16 (2.54%) QlikView
18 15 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 50 (7.94%) Git (software)
2 36 (5.71%) Visual Studio
3 34 (5.40%) JIRA
4 24 (3.81%) Subversion
5 22 (3.49%) Jenkins
6 15 (2.38%) Selenium
6 15 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (2.22%) Mercurial
8 10 (1.59%) Grunt
8 10 (1.59%) Maven
9 9 (1.43%) Cucumber
9 9 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
10 8 (1.27%) Eclipse
10 8 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
11 7 (1.11%) gulp
11 7 (1.11%) Jasmine
11 7 (1.11%) PHPUnit
11 7 (1.11%) Rational Application Developer
11 7 (1.11%) SpecFlow
11 7 (1.11%) TeamCity
General
1 95 (15.08%) Finance
2 16 (2.54%) Advertising
2 16 (2.54%) Banking
3 12 (1.90%) Retail
4 10 (1.59%) Manufacturing
4 10 (1.59%) Marketing
5 8 (1.27%) Law
6 7 (1.11%) Back Office
7 4 (0.63%) Electronics
8 2 (0.32%) Games
8 2 (0.32%) Legal
8 2 (0.32%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.16%) Automotive
9 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.16%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.16%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 329 (52.22%) Developer
2 118 (18.73%) SQL Developer
3 87 (13.81%) Analyst
4 63 (10.00%) DBA
5 52 (8.25%) .NET Developer
6 50 (7.94%) Java Developer
7 48 (7.62%) SQL DBA
8 45 (7.14%) SSIS Developer
9 35 (5.56%) Consultant
10 34 (5.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 31 (4.92%) PHP Developer
12 27 (4.29%) Administrator
13 26 (4.13%) C# Developer
14 25 (3.97%) ETL Developer
14 25 (3.97%) Oracle Developer
15 24 (3.81%) Data Analyst
15 24 (3.81%) T-SQL Developer
16 22 (3.49%) Architect
16 22 (3.49%) SSRS Developer
17 19 (3.02%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (17.30%) .NET
2 48 (7.62%) HTML
3 46 (7.30%) ASP.NET
4 45 (7.14%) XML
5 43 (6.83%) CSS
6 42 (6.67%) .NET Framework
7 37 (5.87%) Entity Framework
7 37 (5.87%) Web Services
8 35 (5.56%) AngularJS
9 34 (5.40%) ASP.NET MVC
10 30 (4.76%) Spring
11 29 (4.60%) ASP.NET Web API
12 26 (4.13%) SOAP
13 25 (3.97%) Hibernate
14 23 (3.65%) jQuery
15 22 (3.49%) REST
16 21 (3.33%) J2EE
17 14 (2.22%) JSON
17 14 (2.22%) MDX
17 14 (2.22%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 54 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (3.65%) NHS
3 22 (3.49%) Replication
4 16 (2.54%) Data Centre
5 15 (2.38%) Data Structures
6 14 (2.22%) Algorithms
6 14 (2.22%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.59%) User Experience
8 9 (1.43%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.27%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.27%) Private Cloud
10 7 (1.11%) Clustering
11 5 (0.79%) HACMP
12 4 (0.63%) Computer Science
12 4 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.63%) VxBlock/Vblock
13 3 (0.48%) Data Protection Act
13 3 (0.48%) Enterprise Storage
13 3 (0.48%) Hybrid Cloud
13 3 (0.48%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 72 (11.43%) Windows
2 64 (10.16%) Linux
3 44 (6.98%) Unix
4 29 (4.60%) Windows Server
5 13 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (1.11%) Android
9 6 (0.95%) CentOS
9 6 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.95%) Solaris
10 5 (0.79%) Embedded Linux
11 4 (0.63%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 3 (0.48%) CoreOS
12 3 (0.48%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.32%) AIX
13 2 (0.32%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.32%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.32%) SUSE
13 2 (0.32%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (19.84%) Business Intelligence
3 87 (13.81%) ETL
4 68 (10.79%) MVC
5 56 (8.89%) Data Modelling
6 47 (7.46%) Scrum
7 46 (7.30%) OO
8 44 (6.98%) TDD
9 40 (6.35%) Analytics
9 40 (6.35%) Migration
10 37 (5.87%) Continuous Integration
11 35 (5.56%) Unit Testing
12 34 (5.40%) Software Engineering
13 30 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
14 28 (4.44%) Project Management
15 26 (4.13%) DevOps
15 26 (4.13%) Kimball Methodology
15 26 (4.13%) Visualisation
16 25 (3.97%) Data Analysis
16 25 (3.97%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 141 (22.38%) T-SQL
2 105 (16.67%) C#
3 101 (16.03%) Java
4 89 (14.13%) JavaScript
5 38 (6.03%) Python
6 37 (5.87%) PHP
7 32 (5.08%) PL/SQL
8 25 (3.97%) VBA
9 19 (3.02%) PowerShell
10 15 (2.38%) Ruby
10 15 (2.38%) VB.NET
11 14 (2.22%) Shell Script
12 12 (1.90%) C++
13 10 (1.59%) C
14 9 (1.43%) Bash Shell
14 9 (1.43%) VB
15 8 (1.27%) Perl
16 7 (1.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 7 (1.11%) TypeScript
17 5 (0.79%) XPath
Qualifications
1 33 (5.24%) Degree
2 21 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 13 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (1.59%) ISTQB
5 9 (1.43%) ISEB
6 7 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.79%) CCDA
8 5 (0.79%) CCIE
8 5 (0.79%) CCNA
8 5 (0.79%) CCNP
8 5 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.79%) SAS Certification
8 5 (0.79%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.63%) MCDBA
9 4 (0.63%) MCITP
9 4 (0.63%) MCTS
10 3 (0.48%) MCSE
11 2 (0.32%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.97%) QA
2 22 (3.49%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.95%) SLA
4 5 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.63%) IFRS
5 4 (0.63%) IFRS 9
6 3 (0.48%) FATCA
7 1 (0.16%) PMO
System Software
1 25 (3.97%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.27%) GlusterFS
3 8 (1.27%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.11%) Docker
5 4 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.63%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.48%) Ceph
6 3 (0.48%) etcd
6 3 (0.48%) flannel
6 3 (0.48%) HDFS
6 3 (0.48%) vCloud
6 3 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.48%) vSphere
6 3 (0.48%) Xen
7 2 (0.32%) KVM
7 2 (0.32%) XenServer
8 1 (0.16%) SRDF
8 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (3.81%) Puppet
2 15 (2.38%) Ansible
3 12 (1.90%) Oracle Identity Management
3 12 (1.90%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 9 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (1.43%) SCCM
5 8 (1.27%) logstash
5 8 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (0.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (0.79%) Data Guard
7 5 (0.79%) Kibana
8 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 4 (0.63%) vRealize
9 3 (0.48%) Graphite
9 3 (0.48%) HAProxy
9 3 (0.48%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 3 (0.48%) Kubernetes
9 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (0.48%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 3 (0.48%) rkt
Vendors
1 164 (26.03%) Microsoft
2 113 (17.94%) Oracle
3 35 (5.56%) Tableau
4 26 (4.13%) VMware
5 17 (2.70%) SAP
6 16 (2.54%) Google
7 13 (2.06%) Zend
8 9 (1.43%) Cisco
8 9 (1.43%) IBM
9 8 (1.27%) Cognos
10 6 (0.95%) HP
10 6 (0.95%) Informatica
10 6 (0.95%) NetApp
10 6 (0.95%) Veeam
11 5 (0.79%) Ab Initio
11 5 (0.79%) EMC
11 5 (0.79%) Sybase
12 4 (0.63%) Dell
12 4 (0.63%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.48%) BMC
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rate - 12 months initially
Posted: 3 hours ago
East Riding
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £415 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £330 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £100 - £150 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £380 - £420 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £275 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £405 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £375 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Northallerton
Bluetown Online LTD
Rate: £33,106 - £35,093
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £440 per day + DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Rate: Excellent daily rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Contingency Team
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: market rate
Posted: 5 days ago