The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 4 1
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3  
Contract jobs citing SQL 9 29 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 9.89% 19.33% 33.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.00% 49.15% 71.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 49
Median daily rate £316 £369 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.23% +13.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £293 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +3.44% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +23.07% +44.44%  

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 25 59 99
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 27.47% 39.33% 46.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 38 56
Median daily rate £348 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.77% +38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -63.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford citing SQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Bradford

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL in Bradford.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Bradford

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL in Bradford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Bradford

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Bradford region with a requirement for SQL.

1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (26.67%) XML
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) .NET
3 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) SAN
3 4 (26.67%) Internet
3 4 (26.67%) MVC
3 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Phone
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (20.00%) HP

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Internet
1 4 (26.67%) SAN
2 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (6.67%) MS Access
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) MSTest
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior SQL Developer
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) CSS
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (26.67%) XML
3 3 (20.00%) XSL
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (13.33%) REST
4 2 (13.33%) SOAP
4 2 (13.33%) WPF
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Core
5 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (6.67%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) EMC VNX
1 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Phone
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Android
4 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) ETL
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.67%) Load Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.67%) Validation
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix
2 3 (20.00%) EMC
2 3 (20.00%) HP
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Cerner
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Xamarin
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