Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 7 6 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 15 30 43
As % of all contract jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 13.39% 11.86% 11.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.88% 43.48% 34.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 29
Median daily rate £378 £378 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.58% +19.23%
10th Percentile £242 £313 £211
90th Percentile £500 £575 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 5
Median hourly rate £13.25 £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.14% +100.00% +0.14%
10th Percentile £12.63 £18.19 £15.30
90th Percentile £19.48 £35.00 £21.70
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.15 £20.91 £16.61
% change year-on-year -8.40% +25.86% -4.95%

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 32 69 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 28.57% 27.27% 33.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 42 87
Median daily rate £325 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £200 £269 £205
90th Percentile £500 £521 £485
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £408
% change year-on-year - +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 10
Median hourly rate £13.25 £35.00 £31.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.14% +11.41% -23.84%
10th Percentile £12.63 £18.19 £15.68
90th Percentile £19.48 £35.00 £41.59
Median hourly rate £19.90 £24.92 £22.08
% change year-on-year -20.13% +12.85% -43.39%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in North Yorkshire

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SQL in North Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for SQL in North Yorkshire

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SQL in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SQL in North Yorkshire

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SQL in North Yorkshire.

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 19 September 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
Northallerton 0 6 - -
Selby - 3 £305 -
Harrogate -3 2 £450 +28.57%
York -8 2 £240 -48.11% 5
SQL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Remedy
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (33.33%) Azure
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (20.00%) R
4 3 (20.00%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) ETL
5 2 (13.33%) Toad
5 2 (13.33%) PhD
5 2 (13.33%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) .NET
5 2 (13.33%) GCP
5 2 (13.33%) AWS
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
5 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
5 2 (13.33%) Degree
5 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
5 2 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) ETL Development
5 2 (13.33%) Power BI

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 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.67%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Azure
2 2 (13.33%) AWS
2 2 (13.33%) GCP
2 2 (13.33%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (13.33%) Power BI
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (6.67%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (6.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Toad
General
1 1 (6.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) IT Technician
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Data Scientist
3 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Azure Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Technician
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Core
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) React
2 1 (6.67%) SignalR
2 1 (6.67%) WCF
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
1 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
2 2 (13.33%) Data Science
2 2 (13.33%) ETL
2 2 (13.33%) ETL Development
2 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (13.33%) SDLC
2 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (6.67%) Fintech
3 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (6.67%) Open Source
3 1 (6.67%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Python
1 3 (20.00%) R
2 2 (13.33%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (13.33%) PhD
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) GDPR
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Remedy
3 2 (13.33%) Databricks
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle