The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Doncaster 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
South Yorkshire / Doncaster
Rank 5 3 1
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2  
Contract jobs citing SQL 5 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Doncaster 13.51% 11.54% 32.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.71% 37.50% 72.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 6
Median daily rate £371 £250 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.50% -27.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £250 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £250 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -2.02% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £23.02 £30.00
% change year-on-year +73.76% -23.26%  

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 Doncaster with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Doncaster
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 14 8 18
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Doncaster 37.84% 30.77% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 11
Median daily rate £369 £250 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.50% -26.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £388 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Doncaster

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Doncaster 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 Doncaster

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Doncaster

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Doncaster

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Doncaster

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Doncaster over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Doncaster

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Doncaster

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Doncaster

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Doncaster

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Doncaster region with a requirement for SQL.

1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) ADO
2 6 (42.86%) VB.NET
2 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 6 (42.86%) Entity Framework
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 3 (21.43%) SOA
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (14.29%) MDX
5 2 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (14.29%) ETL
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.14%) CSS
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (7.14%) ERP

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Doncaster 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 (21.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Applications Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Applications Support
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (14.29%) ETL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) ERP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Infor Developer
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 6 (42.86%) ADO
2 6 (42.86%) Entity Framework
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 2 (14.29%) MDX
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) SOA
2 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (14.29%) ETL
2 2 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) ERP
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C#
1 6 (42.86%) VB.NET
2 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Infor