Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 2018 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 9 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL 36 32 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 9.81% 9.67% 13.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.58% 35.56% 34.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 27 24
North Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £325 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.15% -15.03% +17.69%
10th Percentile £271 £199 £314
90th Percentile £498 £531 £463
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +8.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 6
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £17.48 £13.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.72% +32.04% -55.88%
10th Percentile £15.00 £14.18 £12.25
90th Percentile £21.42 £21.37 £14.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.81 £17.48 £13.50
% change year-on-year -3.83% +29.44% -32.50%

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 114 90 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 31.06% 27.19% 39.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 67 73
North Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% +11.11%
10th Percentile £213 £249 £276
90th Percentile £475 £525 £465
Yorkshire median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.13% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 13
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £17.75 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.68% +29.09% -62.33%
10th Percentile £15.00 £13.62 £12.40
90th Percentile £41.50 £35.99 £32.63
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.92 £22.00 £14.93
% change year-on-year +13.25% +47.33% -32.13%

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 23 October 2018.

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
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 23 October 2018. 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 0 11 £405 +23.74% 26
Northallerton +2 5 - - 6
Skipton +2 3 £313 -3.85% 4
Harrogate - 2 £413 - 9
Middlesbrough -4 1 - - 4
SQL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
3 10 (27.78%) Oracle
4 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (19.44%) Windows
6 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (16.67%) .NET
6 6 (16.67%) Finance
6 6 (16.67%) Analytics
6 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
7 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (13.89%) PL/SQL
7 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
7 5 (13.89%) Web Services
7 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
8 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
8 4 (11.11%) Python
8 4 (11.11%) Linux
8 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (11.11%) Migration
8 4 (11.11%) Clustering
8 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (11.11%) Decision-Making
9 3 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (8.33%) Public Cloud

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 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.78%) NServiceBus
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.56%) Office 365
4 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
1 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (8.33%) MySQL
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (5.56%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
6 2 (5.56%) OLAP
6 2 (5.56%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (5.56%) Toad
1 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.78%) FxCop
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) MSTest
2 1 (2.78%) Selenium
2 1 (2.78%) StyleCop
2 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Developer
3 4 (11.11%) DBA
4 3 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) IT Technician
4 3 (8.33%) Server Technician
4 3 (8.33%) Technical Leader
5 2 (5.56%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
5 2 (5.56%) Azure SQL DBA
5 2 (5.56%) Excel Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (5.56%) Report Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Report Writer
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) SQL DBA
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Developer
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Reporting Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (2.78%) Security Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) .NET
2 5 (13.89%) Web Services
3 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.56%) JSON
3 2 (5.56%) WCF
3 2 (5.56%) XML
4 1 (2.78%) .NET Core
4 1 (2.78%) Ajax
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.78%) jQuery
4 1 (2.78%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (2.78%) Node.js
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.78%) React
4 1 (2.78%) Regular Expression
4 1 (2.78%) scikit-learn
4 1 (2.78%) Theano
4 1 (2.78%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Clustering
2 3 (8.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) CUDA
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.78%) GPGPU
3 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
3 3 (8.33%) Unix
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) AIX
4 1 (2.78%) CentOS
4 1 (2.78%) HPUX
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Solaris
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) Analytics
1 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (11.11%) Decision-Making
2 4 (11.11%) Migration
2 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (5.56%) Benchmarking
4 2 (5.56%) Data Analytics
4 2 (5.56%) ETL
4 2 (5.56%) Human Resource Management
4 2 (5.56%) ITIL
4 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.56%) MVC
4 2 (5.56%) People Management
4 2 (5.56%) Scrum
4 2 (5.56%) SOA
4 2 (5.56%) Trend Analysis
4 2 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
1 5 (13.89%) PL/SQL
2 4 (11.11%) Python
2 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.56%) C#
3 2 (5.56%) Java
3 2 (5.56%) Perl
3 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.78%) R
4 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) CISSP
1 1 (2.78%) GCIA
1 1 (2.78%) GCIH
1 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.78%) MCP
1 1 (2.78%) MCSA
1 1 (2.78%) MCSE
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (2.78%) PhD
1 1 (2.78%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.78%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.78%) Docker
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) VMware NSX
3 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (5.56%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (2.78%) Ansible
3 1 (2.78%) Puppet
3 1 (2.78%) QRadar
3 1 (2.78%) SCCM
3 1 (2.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.78%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) Citrix
3 3 (8.33%) Cognos
3 3 (8.33%) Remedy
4 1 (2.78%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.78%) Dataiku
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) LogRhythm
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.78%) Splunk
4 1 (2.78%) VMware