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 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 342 443 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.99% 14.45% 14.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.17% 38.59% 41.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 301 238
Median daily rate £363 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £492 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.22% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 10
Median hourly rate £13.50 £19.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.99 £11.40 £16.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.50 £40.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-17.85% +34.61%
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
1001 1148 946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 40.96% 37.46% 35.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 701 770 574
Median daily rate £413 £388 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +13.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 18
Median hourly rate £14.75 £32.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.61% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.92 £15.08 £16.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 December 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 December 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 December 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 -1 228 £350 - 115
South Yorkshire -1 82 £450 +28.57% 27
North Yorkshire -9 13 £350 +14.75% 18
East Yorkshire +6 6 £343 +5.38% 2
Humberside +3 1 £375 -30.55%
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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.

1 311 (42.96%) SQL Server
2 193 (26.66%) T-SQL
3 186 (25.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 176 (24.31%) Microsoft
5 158 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
6 157 (21.69%) .NET
7 151 (20.86%) C#
8 140 (19.34%) Oracle
9 132 (18.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 123 (16.99%) Finance
11 121 (16.71%) Business Intelligence
12 101 (13.95%) Java
13 100 (13.81%) ETL
14 95 (13.12%) JavaScript
15 91 (12.57%) MVC
16 88 (12.15%) Data Warehouse
17 87 (12.02%) Windows
18 84 (11.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 73 (10.08%) Linux
20 70 (9.67%) XML
20 70 (9.67%) Data Modelling
21 69 (9.53%) ASP.NET
21 69 (9.53%) HTML
22 63 (8.70%) .NET Framework
23 61 (8.43%) Entity Framework
24 59 (8.15%) CSS
24 59 (8.15%) SQL Server 2012
25 58 (8.01%) SQL Server 2008
26 57 (7.87%) jQuery
27 56 (7.73%) Performance Tuning

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 38 (5.25%) SharePoint
2 28 (3.87%) SAS
3 22 (3.04%) WebSphere
4 18 (2.49%) IIS
5 17 (2.35%) SharePoint 2010
5 17 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 16 (2.21%) CMS
7 14 (1.93%) Confluence
7 14 (1.93%) Skype for Business
7 14 (1.93%) WebLogic
8 13 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
8 13 (1.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 13 (1.80%) Tomcat
9 12 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
9 12 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2013
10 11 (1.52%) MS Exchange
11 9 (1.24%) CICS
11 9 (1.24%) IBM HTTP Server
11 9 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
12 8 (1.10%) Apache
Applications
1 49 (6.77%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.21%) MS Office
3 8 (1.10%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 32 (4.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (2.35%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.41%) Cognos Planning
3 3 (0.41%) Magento
4 2 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.28%) Unica
5 1 (0.14%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
5 1 (0.14%) Infor CRM
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle SCM
5 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.04%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (2.07%) GitHub
4 8 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.10%) Google Analytics
5 6 (0.83%) Office 365
6 2 (0.28%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle CX
7 1 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.14%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.14%) IaaS
7 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.76%) LAN
1 20 (2.76%) WAN
2 12 (1.66%) HTTP
3 9 (1.24%) Firewall
3 9 (1.24%) Multicast
3 9 (1.24%) SAN
4 8 (1.10%) FCoE
4 8 (1.10%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (1.10%) iSCSI
4 8 (1.10%) NAS
5 7 (0.97%) VPN
6 6 (0.83%) DNS
7 5 (0.69%) BGP
7 5 (0.69%) Kerberos
7 5 (0.69%) MPLS
7 5 (0.69%) Network Security
7 5 (0.69%) SMS
7 5 (0.69%) SSH
7 5 (0.69%) VLAN
8 4 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 311 (42.96%) SQL Server
2 186 (25.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 132 (18.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 88 (12.15%) Data Warehouse
5 84 (11.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 59 (8.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 58 (8.01%) SQL Server 2008
8 45 (6.22%) NoSQL
9 40 (5.52%) Oracle Database
9 40 (5.52%) SQL Server 2014
10 34 (4.70%) MySQL
11 30 (4.14%) BusinessObjects
12 28 (3.87%) DB2
13 24 (3.31%) Relational Database
14 22 (3.04%) Hadoop
14 22 (3.04%) Oracle Database 12c
15 19 (2.62%) MongoDB
16 17 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
17 16 (2.21%) OLAP
17 16 (2.21%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 41 (5.66%) Visual Studio
2 38 (5.25%) Git (software)
3 30 (4.14%) JIRA
4 18 (2.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 18 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (2.35%) Jenkins
5 17 (2.35%) Selenium
6 16 (2.21%) Oracle APEX
7 13 (1.80%) Subversion
8 12 (1.66%) Maven
9 11 (1.52%) Cucumber
10 8 (1.10%) Grunt
10 8 (1.10%) NUnit
11 7 (0.97%) JUnit
11 7 (0.97%) SoapUI
11 7 (0.97%) Vagrant
12 6 (0.83%) Jasmine
12 6 (0.83%) Mockito
12 6 (0.83%) WebDriver
13 5 (0.69%) gulp
General
1 123 (16.99%) Finance
2 27 (3.73%) Banking
3 15 (2.07%) Advertising
3 15 (2.07%) Back Office
3 15 (2.07%) Retail
4 11 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 6 (0.83%) Law
5 6 (0.83%) Legal
5 6 (0.83%) Marketing
6 4 (0.55%) Billing
6 4 (0.55%) Games
6 4 (0.55%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.28%) Automotive
7 2 (0.28%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.14%) Local Government
8 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 402 (55.52%) Developer
2 160 (22.10%) SQL Developer
3 106 (14.64%) Analyst
4 85 (11.74%) .NET Developer
5 60 (8.29%) DBA
6 52 (7.18%) Java Developer
7 47 (6.49%) SSIS Developer
8 46 (6.35%) C# Developer
9 43 (5.94%) SQL DBA
10 42 (5.80%) Architect
11 36 (4.97%) C# .NET Developer
12 35 (4.83%) Consultant
13 34 (4.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 32 (4.42%) Oracle Developer
15 26 (3.59%) Data Analyst
15 26 (3.59%) PHP Developer
16 25 (3.45%) Administrator
17 22 (3.04%) T-SQL Developer
18 20 (2.76%) ETL Developer
19 19 (2.62%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (21.69%) .NET
2 70 (9.67%) XML
3 69 (9.53%) ASP.NET
3 69 (9.53%) HTML
4 63 (8.70%) .NET Framework
5 61 (8.43%) Entity Framework
6 59 (8.15%) CSS
7 57 (7.87%) jQuery
8 38 (5.25%) Web Services
9 33 (4.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 31 (4.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 28 (3.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 28 (3.87%) ASP.NET Web API
12 27 (3.73%) AngularJS
12 27 (3.73%) Razor View Engine
12 27 (3.73%) Unity DI Container
13 25 (3.45%) Ajax
13 25 (3.45%) SOAP
14 23 (3.18%) Spring
15 22 (3.04%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 55 (7.60%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (5.39%) Visualisation
3 34 (4.70%) Replication
4 28 (3.87%) Inversion of Control
5 18 (2.49%) Management Information System
6 17 (2.35%) Social Network
7 15 (2.07%) NHS
8 13 (1.80%) Clustering
8 13 (1.80%) Data Integration
8 13 (1.80%) Data Structures
9 11 (1.52%) Data Centre
10 10 (1.38%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.10%) Client/Server
12 7 (0.97%) User Experience
13 6 (0.83%) Computer Science
13 6 (0.83%) Statistics
14 5 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
14 5 (0.69%) FMCG
15 4 (0.55%) Data Extraction
15 4 (0.55%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 87 (12.02%) Windows
2 73 (10.08%) Linux
3 49 (6.77%) Unix
4 39 (5.39%) Windows Server
5 20 (2.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (2.76%) Solaris
6 9 (1.24%) AIX
6 9 (1.24%) SUSE
6 9 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (1.24%) zOS
7 8 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.83%) CentOS
9 3 (0.41%) CoreOS
10 2 (0.28%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.14%) Android
11 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (16.71%) Business Intelligence
3 100 (13.81%) ETL
4 91 (12.57%) MVC
5 70 (9.67%) Data Modelling
6 56 (7.73%) Performance Tuning
7 52 (7.18%) TDD
8 47 (6.49%) Migration
9 42 (5.80%) CRM
9 42 (5.80%) Unit Testing
10 39 (5.39%) Analytics
11 38 (5.25%) Data Visualisation
11 38 (5.25%) Scrum
12 36 (4.97%) Data Analysis
13 34 (4.70%) Kimball Methodology
14 27 (3.73%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (3.73%) ETL Development
15 24 (3.31%) Business Analysis
15 24 (3.31%) Data Migration
15 24 (3.31%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 193 (26.66%) T-SQL
2 151 (20.86%) C#
3 101 (13.95%) Java
4 95 (13.12%) JavaScript
5 42 (5.80%) PL/SQL
6 37 (5.11%) VBA
7 33 (4.56%) PHP
8 29 (4.01%) Python
9 28 (3.87%) VB.NET
10 21 (2.90%) PowerShell
11 16 (2.21%) Shell Script
12 14 (1.93%) Ruby
12 14 (1.93%) VB
13 11 (1.52%) C
14 7 (0.97%) Bash Shell
14 7 (0.97%) C++
14 7 (0.97%) Scala
15 6 (0.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 6 (0.83%) PHP 5
15 6 (0.83%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 26 (3.59%) Degree
2 20 (2.76%) Security Cleared
3 11 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (1.10%) CCNA
5 8 (1.10%) CCNP
5 8 (1.10%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (0.97%) ISEB
7 6 (0.83%) CCDA
8 5 (0.69%) CCIE
8 5 (0.69%) MCITP
9 4 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.55%) MCDBA
9 4 (0.55%) MCTS
10 3 (0.41%) MCAD
10 3 (0.41%) MCSD
10 3 (0.41%) SAS Certification
11 2 (0.28%) MCSE
11 2 (0.28%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.90%) QA
2 15 (2.07%) Data Quality
3 13 (1.80%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.41%) SLA
5 2 (0.28%) FATCA
5 2 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.14%) ISO22301
System Software
1 46 (6.35%) Active Directory
2 31 (4.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.24%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (1.24%) Xen
5 8 (1.10%) KVM
5 8 (1.10%) NFS
5 8 (1.10%) SRDF
6 7 (0.97%) GlusterFS
7 5 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.69%) VMware Server
8 4 (0.55%) vSphere
9 3 (0.41%) Ceph
9 3 (0.41%) Docker
9 3 (0.41%) etcd
9 3 (0.41%) flannel
9 3 (0.41%) HDFS
9 3 (0.41%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.28%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (2.49%) Puppet
2 14 (1.93%) Oracle Identity Management
2 14 (1.93%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 11 (1.52%) Ansible
4 10 (1.38%) SCOM
5 9 (1.24%) SCCM
6 8 (1.10%) logstash
6 8 (1.10%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.69%) Kibana
9 4 (0.55%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.41%) Graphite
10 3 (0.41%) HAProxy
10 3 (0.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 3 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.41%) Kubernetes
10 3 (0.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 3 (0.41%) rkt
10 3 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 176 (24.31%) Microsoft
2 140 (19.34%) Oracle
3 39 (5.39%) VMware
4 32 (4.42%) Tableau
5 23 (3.18%) Cisco
6 20 (2.76%) IBM
7 18 (2.49%) Informatica
7 18 (2.49%) Intel
8 16 (2.21%) Sybase
9 15 (2.07%) SAP
10 12 (1.66%) NetApp
11 11 (1.52%) Zend
12 10 (1.38%) Cognos
12 10 (1.38%) Google
13 9 (1.24%) EMC
13 9 (1.24%) Red Hat
14 7 (0.97%) Ab Initio
15 6 (0.83%) Citrix
16 5 (0.69%) DataSynapse
16 5 (0.69%) TIBCO
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Online Resourcing
Rate: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £320 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 12 month fixed term contract
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, United Kingdom
NHS Digital
Rate: £40,028 - £48,034
Posted: 3 days ago
East Riding
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North Yorkshire
onezeero.
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £10.00 - £12.75 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £300 - £450 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Maclellan Smith
Rate: Market rates paid
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Bluetown Online LTD
Rate: £26000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago