The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Harrogate 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 29 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.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
North Yorkshire / Harrogate
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 7 6
Contract jobs citing SQL 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Harrogate - 7.69% 10.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 25.00% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £388 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.67%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -0.68% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £24.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +63.26% -18.33%  

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 Harrogate with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Harrogate
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 6 8 18
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Harrogate 31.58% 30.77% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 16
Median daily rate £430 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.85% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £259 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Harrogate

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Harrogate 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 Harrogate

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Harrogate

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Harrogate

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Harrogate

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 29 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 Harrogate region with a requirement for SQL.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) NServiceBus
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) FxCop
2 1 (33.33%) StyleCop
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum-ban
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Harrogate 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 1 (33.33%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) FxCop
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) StyleCop
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) C# Architect
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum-ban
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
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Nigel Frank International
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