Period
to 29 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 29 January 2020 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)
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
29 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 6 4 20
Rank change year-on-year -2 +16 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 34 54 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 13.18% 16.31% 5.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.46% 45.76% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 36 14
North Yorkshire median daily rate £481 £356 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.09% +1.79% -
10th Percentile £265 £210 £309
90th Percentile £600 £475 £438
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.11 £15.00 £17.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.03% -14.16% -
10th Percentile £12.81 £15.00 £14.18
90th Percentile £35.00 £16.80 £21.37
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.72 £20.25 £17.48
% change year-on-year +2.32% +15.85% +12.74%

SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 82 118 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 31.78% 35.65% 22.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 89 57
North Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -
10th Percentile £265 £244 £305
90th Percentile £593 £478 £475
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 6
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.71 £16.50 £30.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.76% -46.34% +106.86%
10th Percentile £13.04 £15.00 £13.73
90th Percentile £40.50 £41.50 £43.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.72 £20.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.32% -49.39% +162.30%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in North Yorkshire

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in North Yorkshire

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 29 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in North Yorkshire

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in North Yorkshire

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 29 January 2020.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SQL in North Yorkshire

SQL
Contract Job Locations in North 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 North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 29 January 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +4 21 £550 +37.50% 19
Middlesbrough +1 5 £350 - 7
Northallerton -1 4 £375 - 1
Harrogate -2 2 £380 +24.08% 4
Selby -1 1 - - 1
SQL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 20 (58.82%) Azure
2 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (50.00%) .NET
4 15 (44.12%) IaaS
5 14 (41.18%) DevOps
5 14 (41.18%) JSON
5 14 (41.18%) AWS
5 14 (41.18%) Node.js
6 13 (38.24%) PaaS
6 13 (38.24%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (38.24%) Data Management
6 13 (38.24%) Web Services
6 13 (38.24%) XML
6 13 (38.24%) SOA
6 13 (38.24%) Microservices
6 13 (38.24%) Infrastructure as Code
6 13 (38.24%) Blue-Green Deployment
6 13 (38.24%) Public Sector
7 11 (32.35%) Boomi
7 11 (32.35%) Azure Active Directory
7 11 (32.35%) Dell
7 11 (32.35%) SaaS
8 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
8 10 (29.41%) User Stories
8 10 (29.41%) Co-Creation
9 5 (14.71%) DNS
10 4 (11.76%) Meraki
10 4 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (11.76%) Cisco

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in North 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 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (58.82%) Azure
2 15 (44.12%) IaaS
3 14 (41.18%) AWS
4 13 (38.24%) PaaS
5 11 (32.35%) Azure Active Directory
5 11 (32.35%) Boomi
5 11 (32.35%) SaaS
6 1 (2.94%) Azure Functions
6 1 (2.94%) Power Platform
6 1 (2.94%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) DNS
2 4 (11.76%) DHCP
2 4 (11.76%) Firewall
2 4 (11.76%) NetScaler
2 4 (11.76%) SAN
2 4 (11.76%) VoIP
2 4 (11.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (5.88%) Big Data
3 2 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (5.88%) PowerCenter
4 1 (2.94%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (2.94%) CouchDB
4 1 (2.94%) DTS
4 1 (2.94%) MySQL
4 1 (2.94%) Power BI
4 1 (2.94%) QlikView
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.94%) Selenium
2 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (38.24%) Public Sector
2 1 (2.94%) Italian Language
2 1 (2.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Architect
2 8 (23.53%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Service Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.88%) ICT Technician
6 2 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Azure Architect
7 1 (2.94%) CRM Architect
7 1 (2.94%) CRM Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Digital Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM Architect
7 1 (2.94%) IT Support
7 1 (2.94%) IT Technician
7 1 (2.94%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (2.94%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (50.00%) .NET
2 14 (41.18%) JSON
2 14 (41.18%) Node.js
3 13 (38.24%) Web Services
3 13 (38.24%) XML
4 3 (8.82%) HTML
5 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.88%) CSS
5 2 (5.88%) jQuery
5 2 (5.88%) Sass
5 2 (5.88%) Vue.js
6 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.94%) HTML5
6 1 (2.94%) Laravel
6 1 (2.94%) React
6 1 (2.94%) REST
6 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) DevOps
3 13 (38.24%) Blue-Green Deployment
3 13 (38.24%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (38.24%) Data Management
3 13 (38.24%) Infrastructure as Code
3 13 (38.24%) Microservices
3 13 (38.24%) SOA
4 10 (29.41%) Co-Creation
4 10 (29.41%) User Stories
5 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (11.76%) MVC
6 3 (8.82%) Data Modelling
6 3 (8.82%) TOGAF
7 2 (5.88%) BDD
7 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.88%) Kanban
7 2 (5.88%) Scrum
7 2 (5.88%) TDD
8 1 (2.94%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) C#
1 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.88%) Java
2 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.94%) PHP
3 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.94%) Python
3 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (11.76%) VMware Workstation
1 4 (11.76%) XenApp
1 4 (11.76%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Dell
2 4 (11.76%) Cisco
2 4 (11.76%) Citrix
2 4 (11.76%) Ivanti
2 4 (11.76%) Meraki
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) NetApp
2 4 (11.76%) VMware
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle
3 3 (8.82%) Remedy
4 2 (5.88%) Informatica
4 2 (5.88%) SAP
5 1 (2.94%) Tableau