Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 21 July 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)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -14 +1 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 62 158 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 9.95% 18.72% 13.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.38% 39.40% 39.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 128 61
Sheffield median daily rate £425 £384 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.75% +13.70% +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £312 £218
90th Percentile £645 £750 £500
South Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £375 £300
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate £20.97 - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.97 £24.50 -
% change year-on-year -14.41% - -

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 Sheffield with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 235 401 208
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 37.72% 47.51% 35.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 306 132
Sheffield median daily rate £420 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +18.52% +12.50%
10th Percentile £313 £278 £240
90th Percentile £538 £631 £514
South Yorkshire median daily rate £380 £380 £325
% change year-on-year - +16.92% +12.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Sheffield median hourly rate £20.97 £13.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.31% -67.50% +33.33%
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.97 £23.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -10.77% -6.00% -

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Sheffield

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Sheffield

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Sheffield over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Sheffield

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for SQL.

1 22 (35.48%) Oracle
1 22 (35.48%) Data Warehouse
1 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.26%) Finance
3 19 (30.65%) SQL Server
4 18 (29.03%) Migration
5 16 (25.81%) ETL
6 15 (24.19%) Windows
7 14 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (22.58%) Oracle Database
8 13 (20.97%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (20.97%) Oracle Database 11g
9 12 (19.35%) Data Modelling
9 12 (19.35%) T-SQL
10 11 (17.74%) Java
10 11 (17.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (17.74%) Relational Database
11 10 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (16.13%) Kimball Methodology
11 10 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (16.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (16.13%) Unix
11 10 (16.13%) BusinessObjects
12 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
12 9 (14.52%) RDBMS
12 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Excel
12 9 (14.52%) C#
12 9 (14.52%) MVC
12 9 (14.52%) Data Integration
12 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2012

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 8 (12.90%) Tomcat
2 6 (9.68%) SAS
3 3 (4.84%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.23%) Apache
4 2 (3.23%) CMS
4 2 (3.23%) Tuxedo
5 1 (1.61%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.61%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.61%) DataSynapse
5 1 (1.61%) IIS
5 1 (1.61%) JBoss
5 1 (1.61%) Liferay
5 1 (1.61%) nginx
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.61%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.61%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.61%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (3.23%) NAS
1 2 (3.23%) SAN
1 2 (3.23%) SMS
2 1 (1.61%) FCoE
2 1 (1.61%) HTTP
2 1 (1.61%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.61%) LAN
2 1 (1.61%) Multicast
2 1 (1.61%) SSL
2 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (35.48%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (30.65%) SQL Server
3 14 (22.58%) Oracle Database
4 13 (20.97%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (17.74%) Relational Database
5 11 (17.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (16.13%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (16.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (14.52%) RDBMS
8 7 (11.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 7 (11.29%) SAP BW
8 7 (11.29%) SAP Data Services
8 7 (11.29%) SAP HANA
9 6 (9.68%) Hadoop
9 6 (9.68%) MongoDB
9 6 (9.68%) NoSQL
9 6 (9.68%) Oracle BI EE
9 6 (9.68%) Oracle ODI
9 6 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.45%) JUnit
3 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.84%) Subversion
4 2 (3.23%) ERwin
4 2 (3.23%) Jasmine
4 2 (3.23%) JIRA
4 2 (3.23%) Mercurial
4 2 (3.23%) ProC
4 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.61%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.61%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.61%) JMeter
5 1 (1.61%) Maven
5 1 (1.61%) NUnit
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.61%) Selenium
5 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.61%) WATIR
General
1 20 (32.26%) Finance
2 8 (12.90%) Banking
3 2 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Back Office
4 1 (1.61%) Electronics
4 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Private Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (51.61%) Developer
2 12 (19.35%) Analyst
3 8 (12.90%) SQL Developer
4 6 (9.68%) Analyst Developer
4 6 (9.68%) Business Developer
4 6 (9.68%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
4 6 (9.68%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 5 (8.06%) C# Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Consultant
5 5 (8.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (6.45%) .NET Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Architect
6 4 (6.45%) OBIEE Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (4.84%) DBA
7 3 (4.84%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.84%) SAS Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) Entity Framework
1 7 (11.29%) jQuery
2 6 (9.68%) HTML
2 6 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (8.06%) .NET
3 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 5 (8.06%) CSS
3 5 (8.06%) Razor View Engine
3 5 (8.06%) Unity DI Container
4 4 (6.45%) Node.js
5 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.84%) REST
5 3 (4.84%) XML
6 2 (3.23%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.23%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.23%) MDX
6 2 (3.23%) SOAP
6 2 (3.23%) Spring
6 2 (3.23%) Web Services
6 2 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Clustering
3 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.23%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.23%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.23%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.61%) NHS
5 1 (1.61%) Replication
5 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.19%) Windows
2 10 (16.13%) Unix
3 9 (14.52%) Windows Server
3 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (11.29%) Linux
5 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.61%) Android
6 1 (1.61%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (1.61%) Solaris
6 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.03%) Migration
3 16 (25.81%) ETL
4 14 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (19.35%) Data Modelling
6 10 (16.13%) Kimball Methodology
6 10 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (14.52%) Data Integration
7 9 (14.52%) MVC
8 8 (12.90%) Data Migration
8 8 (12.90%) Test Automation
9 5 (8.06%) Data Analysis
9 5 (8.06%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (8.06%) TDD
9 5 (8.06%) Unit Testing
10 4 (6.45%) Analytics
10 4 (6.45%) Integration Testing
10 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
10 4 (6.45%) Open Source
10 4 (6.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.35%) T-SQL
2 11 (17.74%) Java
3 9 (14.52%) C#
4 8 (12.90%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.90%) Shell Script
5 7 (11.29%) PL/SQL
6 6 (9.68%) VBA
7 3 (4.84%) C++
7 3 (4.84%) PHP
8 2 (3.23%) JCL
8 2 (3.23%) PROC SQL
8 2 (3.23%) Python
8 2 (3.23%) SAS Macro
9 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.61%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (1.61%) ES6
9 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.61%) R
9 1 (1.61%) Ruby
9 1 (1.61%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) BC Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) Degree
4 1 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.61%) FATCA
3 1 (1.61%) PMO
3 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.23%) NFS
2 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) KVM
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.61%) SRDF
2 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.61%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.23%) Control-M
2 2 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (35.48%) Oracle
2 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.29%) SAP
4 5 (8.06%) Tableau
5 4 (6.45%) VMware
6 3 (4.84%) Informatica
7 2 (3.23%) CA
7 2 (3.23%) NetApp
7 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.61%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.61%) ATG
8 1 (1.61%) Brocade
8 1 (1.61%) Google
8 1 (1.61%) HP
8 1 (1.61%) Solace
8 1 (1.61%) Symantec
8 1 (1.61%) Teradata
8 1 (1.61%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.61%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.61%) Zend
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago