Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 15 5
Rank change year-on-year +9 -10 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 50 24 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 13.12% 7.08% 14.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.32% 30.00% 38.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 23
North Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% -7.14% +12.90%
10th Percentile £213 £205 £288
90th Percentile £443 £531 £449
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £361
% change year-on-year +3.23% +7.27% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £17.48 £13.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.87% +32.09% -55.90%
10th Percentile £15.00 £14.18 £12.48
90th Percentile £19.18 £21.37 £14.31
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.32 £17.48 £13.50
% change year-on-year +4.81% +29.44% -30.77%

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 121 80 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 31.76% 23.60% 38.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 61 67
North Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £340 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £218 £249 £276
90th Percentile £465 £525 £450
Yorkshire median daily rate £403 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.63% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 12
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.25 £14.00 £14.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.36% -4.68% -62.34%
10th Percentile £15.00 £13.56 £13.02
90th Percentile £41.50 £20.60 £41.95
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.25 £40.00 £14.87
% change year-on-year -49.39% +169.09% -23.77%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +5 15 £400 +22.14% 22
Skipton +4 9 £235 -27.69% 7
Harrogate - 4 £306 - 9
Northallerton +2 3 - -
Selby +8 1 - - 1
Middlesbrough +2 1 - - 2
SQL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 20 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (20.00%) Migration
4 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (18.00%) .NET
5 8 (16.00%) Oracle
5 8 (16.00%) Windows
5 8 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (14.00%) ETL
6 7 (14.00%) C#
6 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (14.00%) Finance
6 7 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (12.00%) Analytics
7 6 (12.00%) MVC
7 6 (12.00%) VMware
7 6 (12.00%) ITIL
7 6 (12.00%) Python
8 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
8 5 (10.00%) SharePoint
8 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
8 5 (10.00%) Citrix
8 5 (10.00%) QA
8 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
9 4 (8.00%) Data Modelling

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 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.00%) CMS
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.00%) SAS
3 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.00%) Office 365
4 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (6.00%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (6.00%) MySQL
5 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.00%) Power BI
6 2 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (4.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.00%) OLAP
6 2 (4.00%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.00%) Subversion
2 1 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.00%) MSTest
2 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.00%) Toad
2 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Banking
2 1 (2.00%) Law
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Developer
2 7 (14.00%) Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Project Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Data Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) DBA
6 3 (6.00%) SSRS Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Technical Leader
6 3 (6.00%) Tester
7 2 (4.00%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
7 2 (4.00%) Azure SQL DBA
7 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Excel Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Server Technician
7 2 (4.00%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) SQL DBA
7 2 (4.00%) SQL Reporting Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) .NET
2 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (6.00%) .NET Core
4 3 (6.00%) Web Services
5 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.00%) Entity Framework
5 2 (4.00%) JSON
5 2 (4.00%) XML
6 1 (2.00%) jQuery
6 1 (2.00%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (2.00%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (2.00%) Node.js
6 1 (2.00%) React
6 1 (2.00%) Regular Expression
6 1 (2.00%) scikit-learn
6 1 (2.00%) Theano
6 1 (2.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (6.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (4.00%) Clustering
2 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) CUDA
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.00%) GPGPU
3 1 (2.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.00%) Linux
3 2 (4.00%) Unix
3 2 (4.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.00%) AIX
4 1 (2.00%) CentOS
4 1 (2.00%) HPUX
4 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.00%) Solaris
4 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) Migration
2 8 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (14.00%) ETL
4 6 (12.00%) Analytics
4 6 (12.00%) ITIL
4 6 (12.00%) MVC
5 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.00%) Data Extraction
6 4 (8.00%) Data Migration
6 4 (8.00%) Data Modelling
6 4 (8.00%) Decision-Making
6 4 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (6.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.00%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (6.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (6.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 2 (4.00%) Integration Testing
8 2 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) C#
1 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (12.00%) Python
3 4 (8.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.00%) Perl
4 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.00%) Java
5 1 (2.00%) Korn
5 1 (2.00%) R
5 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) CISSP
2 1 (2.00%) GCIA
2 1 (2.00%) GCIH
2 1 (2.00%) MCP
2 1 (2.00%) MCSA
2 1 (2.00%) MCSE
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.00%) PhD
2 1 (2.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (8.00%) vSphere
4 2 (4.00%) XenApp
5 1 (2.00%) Docker
5 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.00%) Ansible
2 1 (2.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Statspack
2 1 (2.00%) QRadar
2 1 (2.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.00%) Oracle
3 6 (12.00%) VMware
4 5 (10.00%) Citrix
5 4 (8.00%) Cisco
6 3 (6.00%) Cognos
7 2 (4.00%) Remedy
8 1 (2.00%) ArcSight
8 1 (2.00%) Dataiku
8 1 (2.00%) HP
8 1 (2.00%) IBM
8 1 (2.00%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.00%) Splunk