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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 365 564 446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.94% 20.06% 17.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.95% 46.46% 41.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 396 294
Median daily rate £375 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £425 £382
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.07% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 11
Median hourly rate £19.30 £35.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.87% +70.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £21.71 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.83 £22.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+45.90% -27.41%
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
1261 1214 1080
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.70% 43.17% 42.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 899 820 724
Median daily rate £400 £340 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 30
Median hourly rate £16.50 £35.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.85% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £25.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.55 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -4 216 £363 +11.53% 166
South Yorkshire -2 96 £394 +31.25% 29
North Yorkshire +2 22 £350 +7.69% 25
East Yorkshire -5 5 £400 +30.61% 8
Humberside 0 1 - -
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 304 (38.29%) SQL Server
2 213 (26.83%) Microsoft
3 187 (23.55%) Agile Software Development
4 183 (23.05%) Oracle
5 176 (22.17%) Finance
5 176 (22.17%) .NET
6 156 (19.65%) T-SQL
7 146 (18.39%) Business Intelligence
8 145 (18.26%) JavaScript
9 142 (17.88%) C#
10 138 (17.38%) Windows
11 129 (16.25%) Linux
12 119 (14.99%) Unix
13 109 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
14 104 (13.10%) Data Warehouse
15 101 (12.72%) Java
16 100 (12.59%) ASP.NET
17 98 (12.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 97 (12.22%) MVC
19 93 (11.71%) PL/SQL
20 92 (11.59%) ETL
20 92 (11.59%) MS Excel
21 90 (11.34%) HTML
22 86 (10.83%) Data Modelling
23 78 (9.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 78 (9.82%) SQL Server 2008
24 75 (9.45%) XML
25 72 (9.07%) CSS
26 68 (8.56%) SAS
27 67 (8.44%) jQuery

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 68 (8.56%) SAS
2 40 (5.04%) SharePoint
3 23 (2.90%) IIS
4 22 (2.77%) Apache
4 22 (2.77%) CMS
4 22 (2.77%) nginx
5 21 (2.64%) WebSphere
6 20 (2.52%) MS Exchange
7 14 (1.76%) WebLogic
8 13 (1.64%) Node.js
9 11 (1.39%) Tomcat
10 9 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
12 7 (0.88%) Oracle Service Bus
13 6 (0.76%) Apache Solr
14 5 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
14 5 (0.63%) JBoss
14 5 (0.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 92 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.52%) MS Office
3 12 (1.51%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (1.26%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (1.13%) MS Project
7 5 (0.63%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 27 (3.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.38%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.13%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.13%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (4.16%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (3.53%) GitHub
4 10 (1.26%) Office 365
5 5 (0.63%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.25%) IaaS
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.13%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.90%) SAN
2 18 (2.27%) DNS
3 12 (1.51%) Internet
3 12 (1.51%) NAS
4 10 (1.26%) Fibre Channel
4 10 (1.26%) HTTP
5 9 (1.13%) SSL
6 6 (0.76%) Firewall
7 5 (0.63%) DHCP
7 5 (0.63%) LAN
7 5 (0.63%) WAN
8 4 (0.50%) Extranet
8 4 (0.50%) Intranet
9 3 (0.38%) FCoE
9 3 (0.38%) iSCSI
9 3 (0.38%) Multicast
9 3 (0.38%) Network Security
9 3 (0.38%) SSH
9 3 (0.38%) VPN
10 2 (0.25%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 304 (38.29%) SQL Server
2 104 (13.10%) Data Warehouse
3 98 (12.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 78 (9.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 78 (9.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 65 (8.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 53 (6.68%) Hadoop
6 53 (6.68%) NoSQL
6 53 (6.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 52 (6.55%) Oracle Database
8 50 (6.30%) BusinessObjects
9 46 (5.79%) MS Access
10 45 (5.67%) MongoDB
11 38 (4.79%) PostgreSQL
11 38 (4.79%) Relational Database
12 33 (4.16%) HBase
13 32 (4.03%) SQL Server 2014
14 31 (3.90%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 30 (3.78%) Apache Hive
16 28 (3.53%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 51 (6.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 47 (5.92%) Git (software)
3 44 (5.54%) ERwin
4 31 (3.90%) Jenkins
5 22 (2.77%) Visual Studio
6 21 (2.64%) Artifactory
6 21 (2.64%) GitLab
7 18 (2.27%) Subversion
8 16 (2.02%) Maven
8 16 (2.02%) Selenium
9 14 (1.76%) JUnit
10 10 (1.26%) JDeveloper
10 10 (1.26%) SoapUI
11 8 (1.01%) Cucumber
12 7 (0.88%) PHPUnit
13 6 (0.76%) HP UFT
13 6 (0.76%) JIRA
13 6 (0.76%) Mockito
13 6 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
13 6 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 176 (22.17%) Finance
2 47 (5.92%) Banking
3 17 (2.14%) Advertising
3 17 (2.14%) Legal
4 16 (2.02%) Retail
5 9 (1.13%) Billing
5 9 (1.13%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.01%) Games
6 8 (1.01%) Law
7 7 (0.88%) Back Office
7 7 (0.88%) Financial Institution
7 7 (0.88%) Marketing
8 3 (0.38%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.38%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.25%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.13%) Automotive
10 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 341 (42.95%) Developer
2 183 (23.05%) Analyst
3 110 (13.85%) SQL Developer
4 83 (10.45%) .NET Developer
5 62 (7.81%) SQL Analyst
6 54 (6.80%) DBA
7 46 (5.79%) Architect
7 46 (5.79%) C# Developer
8 45 (5.67%) Administrator
9 43 (5.42%) SQL DBA
10 41 (5.16%) Java Developer
11 37 (4.66%) Test Analyst
12 35 (4.41%) Applications Support
12 35 (4.41%) C# .NET Developer
13 34 (4.28%) ASP.NET Developer
13 34 (4.28%) Data Analyst
14 32 (4.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 31 (3.90%) Support Analyst
16 29 (3.65%) SSIS Developer
16 29 (3.65%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (22.17%) .NET
2 100 (12.59%) ASP.NET
3 90 (11.34%) HTML
4 75 (9.45%) XML
5 72 (9.07%) CSS
6 67 (8.44%) jQuery
7 52 (6.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 46 (5.79%) AngularJS
9 43 (5.42%) Web Services
10 33 (4.16%) JSON
11 32 (4.03%) RESTful
12 26 (3.27%) .NET Framework
13 25 (3.15%) Middleware
14 23 (2.90%) D3.js
15 21 (2.64%) OpenLayers
15 21 (2.64%) Sensu
16 20 (2.52%) ASP.NET Web API
17 19 (2.39%) Entity Framework
17 19 (2.39%) J2EE
17 19 (2.39%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 109 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (4.79%) Visualisation
3 36 (4.53%) Replication
4 33 (4.16%) Management Information System
5 30 (3.78%) NHS
6 23 (2.90%) Data Centre
7 21 (2.64%) Algorithms
7 21 (2.64%) Clustering
8 16 (2.02%) Data Integration
9 14 (1.76%) Client/Server
10 10 (1.26%) Data Extraction
10 10 (1.26%) Data Structures
11 7 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
11 7 (0.88%) N-Tier
12 6 (0.76%) Computer Science
12 6 (0.76%) Reference Data
13 5 (0.63%) Credit Risk
13 5 (0.63%) Mobile App
13 5 (0.63%) User Experience
14 4 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 138 (17.38%) Windows
2 129 (16.25%) Linux
3 119 (14.99%) Unix
4 67 (8.44%) Windows Server
5 24 (3.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (2.64%) CoreOS
7 20 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.88%) Data ONTAP
11 6 (0.76%) Solaris
12 5 (0.63%) AIX
13 4 (0.50%) CentOS
14 3 (0.38%) SUSE
14 3 (0.38%) zOS
15 2 (0.25%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.13%) Android
16 1 (0.13%) HPUX
16 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (23.55%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (18.39%) Business Intelligence
3 97 (12.22%) MVC
4 92 (11.59%) ETL
5 86 (10.83%) Data Modelling
6 57 (7.18%) Migration
7 49 (6.17%) Scrum
8 46 (5.79%) TDD
8 46 (5.79%) Unit Testing
9 45 (5.67%) Performance Tuning
9 45 (5.67%) Web Development
10 44 (5.54%) CRM
11 41 (5.16%) SDLC
12 40 (5.04%) Open Source
13 39 (4.91%) DevOps
14 38 (4.79%) Analytics
15 36 (4.53%) Data Architecture
16 35 (4.41%) Data Management
17 34 (4.28%) Data Visualisation
17 34 (4.28%) OO
Programming Languages
1 156 (19.65%) T-SQL
2 145 (18.26%) JavaScript
3 142 (17.88%) C#
4 101 (12.72%) Java
5 93 (11.71%) PL/SQL
6 50 (6.30%) VBA
7 42 (5.29%) Shell Script
8 38 (4.79%) PHP
9 34 (4.28%) Python
10 33 (4.16%) Ruby
11 32 (4.03%) C++
12 22 (2.77%) VB
13 21 (2.64%) Go
14 16 (2.02%) VB.NET
15 15 (1.89%) PHP 5
16 14 (1.76%) PowerShell
17 12 (1.51%) Bash Shell
18 11 (1.39%) Perl
19 7 (0.88%) C
20 6 (0.76%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 37 (4.66%) Security Cleared
2 25 (3.15%) SC Cleared
3 24 (3.02%) Degree
4 18 (2.27%) ISEB
5 12 (1.51%) ISTQB
6 11 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
7 9 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (1.13%) SAS Certification
8 7 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (0.63%) MCSA
9 5 (0.63%) MCSE
10 4 (0.50%) CCA
10 4 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.25%) CCIE
12 2 (0.25%) CCNP
12 2 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.25%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.13%) CCNA
13 1 (0.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.16%) QA
2 24 (3.02%) Data Quality
3 14 (1.76%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.25%) Basel II
4 2 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.25%) EMIR
4 2 (0.25%) FATCA
4 2 (0.25%) MiFID
5 1 (0.13%) COREP
5 1 (0.13%) FINREP
5 1 (0.13%) PMBOK
System Software
1 38 (4.79%) Active Directory
2 29 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (3.27%) Docker
4 21 (2.64%) Ceph
4 21 (2.64%) etcd
4 21 (2.64%) flannel
4 21 (2.64%) GlusterFS
5 12 (1.51%) Hyper-V
6 10 (1.26%) NFS
6 10 (1.26%) Xen
7 5 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (0.50%) vCloud
8 4 (0.50%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.50%) vSphere
9 3 (0.38%) KVM
9 3 (0.38%) SRDF
9 3 (0.38%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (3.90%) Puppet
2 29 (3.65%) Graphite
3 22 (2.77%) Ansible
4 21 (2.64%) HAProxy
4 21 (2.64%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 21 (2.64%) Kubernetes
4 21 (2.64%) logstash
4 21 (2.64%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 15 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (1.76%) Control-M
7 9 (1.13%) Salt
8 7 (0.88%) Oracle Identity Management
8 7 (0.88%) SCCM
9 6 (0.76%) Oracle RMAN
10 5 (0.63%) Data Guard
11 4 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.50%) Kibana
11 4 (0.50%) Opsview
11 4 (0.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 4 (0.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 213 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 183 (23.05%) Oracle
3 57 (7.18%) Informatica
4 51 (6.42%) VMware
5 35 (4.41%) Tableau
6 29 (3.65%) CA
7 21 (2.64%) IBM
8 18 (2.27%) Citrix
8 18 (2.27%) NetApp
9 15 (1.89%) Red Hat
9 15 (1.89%) Zend
10 14 (1.76%) HP
11 13 (1.64%) Cisco
12 10 (1.26%) Sitecore
12 10 (1.26%) Sybase
13 9 (1.13%) Teradata
14 7 (0.88%) Brocade
14 7 (0.88%) Cognos
14 7 (0.88%) NetCracker
15 6 (0.76%) EMC
Yorkshire
Real Staffing Group
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £419.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Latcom Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Inter-vention UK
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Eden Lea UK Limited
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day +
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Eden Lea UK Limited
Rate: Negotiable day rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £454.00 - £455.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Doncaster
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
North Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 21 days ago