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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 344 551 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.07% 17.23% 13.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.43% 41.96% 39.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 389 191
Median daily rate £350 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £492 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 8
Median hourly rate £15.25 £13.75 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% -43.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 £10.75 £17.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £26.25 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £33.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.48% +35.00%
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
1254 1313 804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.02% 41.06% 32.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 842 889 485
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 17
Median hourly rate £20.36 £22.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.46% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £12.10 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -6 213 £350 - 126
South Yorkshire -2 77 £358 +2.14% 30
North Yorkshire -2 37 £338 -3.57% 22
East Yorkshire - 4 £343 - 8
Humberside +2 1 £375 -30.55%
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 305 (44.01%) SQL Server
2 158 (22.80%) Oracle
3 150 (21.65%) .NET
4 148 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
5 147 (21.21%) Microsoft
6 142 (20.49%) T-SQL
7 140 (20.20%) C#
7 140 (20.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 136 (19.62%) Finance
9 113 (16.31%) Windows
10 105 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 101 (14.57%) Java
12 98 (14.14%) JavaScript
12 98 (14.14%) MVC
13 97 (14.00%) Linux
14 93 (13.42%) Business Intelligence
15 80 (11.54%) ETL
15 80 (11.54%) HTML
16 70 (10.10%) ASP.NET
16 70 (10.10%) Data Warehouse
17 69 (9.96%) jQuery
17 69 (9.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 67 (9.67%) XML
18 67 (9.67%) VMware
19 66 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
20 64 (9.24%) Performance Tuning
21 63 (9.09%) CSS
22 61 (8.80%) Windows Server
23 57 (8.23%) NoSQL
24 54 (7.79%) Unix

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 46 (6.64%) SharePoint
2 29 (4.18%) SAS
3 24 (3.46%) WebSphere
4 22 (3.17%) IIS
5 19 (2.74%) MS Exchange
5 19 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
6 17 (2.45%) CMS
6 17 (2.45%) SharePoint 2010
7 16 (2.31%) Tomcat
8 14 (2.02%) Apache
8 14 (2.02%) Skype for Business
9 13 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
9 13 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
10 12 (1.73%) nginx
11 11 (1.59%) WebLogic
12 10 (1.44%) CICS
12 10 (1.44%) IBM HTTP Server
13 8 (1.15%) Confluence
13 8 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 49 (7.07%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.16%) MS Office
3 11 (1.59%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 37 (5.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (2.16%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.43%) Cognos Planning
3 3 (0.43%) Magento
4 2 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.14%) Infor CRM
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Utilities
5 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.14%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (3.46%) GitHub
3 21 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.15%) Office 365
5 2 (0.29%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle CX
5 2 (0.29%) Slack
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.14%) IaaS
6 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.17%) SAN
2 20 (2.89%) LAN
2 20 (2.89%) WAN
3 13 (1.88%) HTTP
3 13 (1.88%) NAS
4 11 (1.59%) Firewall
4 11 (1.59%) Multicast
5 10 (1.44%) DNS
5 10 (1.44%) FCoE
5 10 (1.44%) Fibre Channel
5 10 (1.44%) iSCSI
6 7 (1.01%) VPN
7 6 (0.87%) BGP
7 6 (0.87%) DHCP
7 6 (0.87%) MPLS
8 5 (0.72%) Kerberos
8 5 (0.72%) VLAN
9 4 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (0.58%) Network Security
9 4 (0.58%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 305 (44.01%) SQL Server
2 140 (20.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 105 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 70 (10.10%) Data Warehouse
5 69 (9.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 66 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 57 (8.23%) NoSQL
8 54 (7.79%) Oracle Database
9 53 (7.65%) SQL Server 2012
10 44 (6.35%) Relational Database
11 37 (5.34%) DB2
12 32 (4.62%) SQL Server 2014
13 30 (4.33%) MySQL
14 25 (3.61%) Oracle Database 12c
15 24 (3.46%) Hadoop
15 24 (3.46%) SQL Server 2005
16 23 (3.32%) Oracle Database 11g
17 21 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
17 21 (3.03%) RDBMS
18 15 (2.16%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 47 (6.78%) Git (software)
2 37 (5.34%) Visual Studio
3 21 (3.03%) JIRA
3 21 (3.03%) Selenium
4 19 (2.74%) Oracle APEX
4 19 (2.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 19 (2.74%) Subversion
5 18 (2.60%) Jenkins
6 15 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (1.88%) Cucumber
8 12 (1.73%) Artifactory
8 12 (1.73%) GitLab
8 12 (1.73%) Maven
9 9 (1.30%) SoapUI
10 7 (1.01%) JUnit
10 7 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (1.01%) Vagrant
11 6 (0.87%) ERwin
11 6 (0.87%) NUnit
11 6 (0.87%) WebDriver
General
1 136 (19.62%) Finance
2 42 (6.06%) Banking
3 17 (2.45%) Legal
4 14 (2.02%) Back Office
5 12 (1.73%) Retail
6 8 (1.15%) Advertising
6 8 (1.15%) Games
6 8 (1.15%) Law
6 8 (1.15%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.01%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.72%) Billing
9 4 (0.58%) Marketing
9 4 (0.58%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.29%) Automotive
10 2 (0.29%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 353 (50.94%) Developer
2 126 (18.18%) SQL Developer
3 106 (15.30%) Analyst
4 85 (12.27%) .NET Developer
5 55 (7.94%) DBA
6 51 (7.36%) C# Developer
6 51 (7.36%) Java Developer
7 40 (5.77%) Architect
7 40 (5.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 40 (5.77%) SQL DBA
8 31 (4.47%) Administrator
9 30 (4.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 30 (4.33%) Oracle Developer
10 28 (4.04%) Consultant
11 23 (3.32%) Infrastructure Architect
12 22 (3.17%) SSIS Developer
12 22 (3.17%) Test Analyst
13 21 (3.03%) SQL Analyst
14 20 (2.89%) Data Analyst
15 18 (2.60%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (21.65%) .NET
2 80 (11.54%) HTML
3 70 (10.10%) ASP.NET
4 69 (9.96%) jQuery
5 67 (9.67%) XML
6 63 (9.09%) CSS
7 46 (6.64%) .NET Framework
7 46 (6.64%) Entity Framework
8 43 (6.20%) Web Services
9 37 (5.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 27 (3.90%) Ajax
10 27 (3.90%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (3.75%) JSON
11 26 (3.75%) Unity DI Container
12 25 (3.61%) J2EE
13 24 (3.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 24 (3.46%) Razor View Engine
14 23 (3.32%) AngularJS
15 22 (3.17%) Middleware
16 21 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 46 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (4.91%) Replication
3 32 (4.62%) Visualisation
4 27 (3.90%) Inversion of Control
5 22 (3.17%) Management Information System
6 18 (2.60%) NHS
7 17 (2.45%) Clustering
7 17 (2.45%) Data Structures
7 17 (2.45%) Social Network
8 14 (2.02%) Data Centre
9 10 (1.44%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.30%) Computer Science
11 7 (1.01%) Data Extraction
11 7 (1.01%) Data Integration
12 6 (0.87%) Enterprise Storage
12 6 (0.87%) Mathematics
12 6 (0.87%) User Experience
13 5 (0.72%) Statistics
14 4 (0.58%) Algorithms
14 4 (0.58%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 113 (16.31%) Windows
2 97 (14.00%) Linux
3 61 (8.80%) Windows Server
4 54 (7.79%) Unix
5 27 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (3.46%) Solaris
7 18 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (1.73%) AIX
9 12 (1.73%) CoreOS
10 11 (1.59%) SUSE
10 11 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (1.59%) zOS
11 2 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.14%) Android
12 1 (0.14%) CentOS
12 1 (0.14%) Debian
12 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (14.14%) MVC
3 93 (13.42%) Business Intelligence
4 80 (11.54%) ETL
5 64 (9.24%) Performance Tuning
6 52 (7.50%) Migration
7 48 (6.93%) CRM
7 48 (6.93%) Data Modelling
8 46 (6.64%) TDD
9 39 (5.63%) Scrum
10 33 (4.76%) Unit Testing
11 30 (4.33%) Data Analysis
11 30 (4.33%) Data Visualisation
12 29 (4.18%) Analytics
13 28 (4.04%) SOA
14 26 (3.75%) Continuous Integration
14 26 (3.75%) Web Development
15 25 (3.61%) DevOps
15 25 (3.61%) ETL Development
16 24 (3.46%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 142 (20.49%) T-SQL
2 140 (20.20%) C#
3 101 (14.57%) Java
4 98 (14.14%) JavaScript
5 53 (7.65%) PL/SQL
6 40 (5.77%) VBA
7 30 (4.33%) PHP
8 24 (3.46%) VB.NET
9 22 (3.17%) Ruby
10 19 (2.74%) Python
11 17 (2.45%) PowerShell
11 17 (2.45%) Shell Script
12 12 (1.73%) Go
12 12 (1.73%) VB
13 9 (1.30%) C
14 8 (1.15%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.01%) Scala
16 6 (0.87%) C++
16 6 (0.87%) Perl
16 6 (0.87%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 28 (4.04%) Security Cleared
2 25 (3.61%) Degree
3 13 (1.88%) ISEB
4 12 (1.73%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (1.73%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
6 9 (1.30%) ISTQB
7 8 (1.15%) CCNA
7 8 (1.15%) CCNP
7 8 (1.15%) MCSE
8 6 (0.87%) MCSA
9 5 (0.72%) CCDA
9 5 (0.72%) CCIE
9 5 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.72%) SAS Certification
10 4 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.29%) DBS Check
12 2 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.75%) QA
2 14 (2.02%) Disclosure Scotland
3 11 (1.59%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.29%) EMIR
4 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.29%) MiFID
5 1 (0.14%) COREP
5 1 (0.14%) FINREP
5 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.14%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.14%) PMBOK
System Software
1 49 (7.07%) Active Directory
2 48 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (4.62%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.73%) Ceph
4 12 (1.73%) Docker
4 12 (1.73%) etcd
4 12 (1.73%) flannel
4 12 (1.73%) GlusterFS
5 10 (1.44%) KVM
5 10 (1.44%) NFS
5 10 (1.44%) SRDF
5 10 (1.44%) Xen
6 8 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (0.87%) Terminal Services
7 6 (0.87%) VMware Server
8 5 (0.72%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (0.58%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.29%) vSphere
11 2 (0.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (3.32%) Puppet
2 14 (2.02%) Graphite
2 14 (2.02%) SCOM
3 13 (1.88%) Ansible
3 13 (1.88%) logstash
4 12 (1.73%) HAProxy
4 12 (1.73%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 12 (1.73%) Kubernetes
4 12 (1.73%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 12 (1.73%) rkt
4 12 (1.73%) SCCM
5 11 (1.59%) Oracle Identity Management
6 10 (1.44%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 7 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
8 6 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.58%) Control-M
10 4 (0.58%) Data Guard
10 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 3 (0.43%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 158 (22.80%) Oracle
2 147 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 67 (9.67%) VMware
4 30 (4.33%) Cisco
5 21 (3.03%) IBM
5 21 (3.03%) Intel
6 19 (2.74%) Citrix
6 19 (2.74%) Informatica
6 19 (2.74%) Sybase
7 17 (2.45%) NetApp
8 15 (2.16%) HP
8 15 (2.16%) Red Hat
9 14 (2.02%) Tableau
10 13 (1.88%) EMC
11 9 (1.30%) iManage
12 8 (1.15%) Teradata
13 7 (1.01%) DataSynapse
13 7 (1.01%) Symantec
13 7 (1.01%) TIBCO
14 5 (0.72%) BMC
Sheffield
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 17 hours ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £175 - £225 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Parity Professionals
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £240 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £325 - £380 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
RP International
Posted: 8 hours ago
Sheffield
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
South Yorkshire
Modis International
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £300 - 500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Day Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
South Yorkshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day + Negotiable Day Rate
Posted: 7 days ago