The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South 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 3 months to 28 March 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)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -12 0  
Contract jobs citing SQL 45 104 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 9.85% 19.05% 20.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.56% 45.02% 59.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 72 61
Median daily rate £349 £428 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.36% +51.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £750 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -2.02% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £20.97 £23.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.76% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £24.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +63.26% -18.33%  

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 191 231 146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 41.79% 42.31% 35.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 173 104
Median daily rate £413 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +17.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £739 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £20.97 £22.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.80% -43.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing SQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in South Yorkshire

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in South Yorkshire

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in South Yorkshire

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in South Yorkshire

SQL
Contract Job Locations in South 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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -23 29 £375 -21.05% 18
Doncaster -4 5 £371 +48.50% 3
Rotherham +2 3 £319 - 3
Barnsley - 2 £300 - 4
SQL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 54 (41.54%) SQL Server
2 29 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (22.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (21.54%) C#
3 28 (21.54%) Microsoft
4 25 (19.23%) Finance
4 25 (19.23%) Oracle
5 23 (17.69%) T-SQL
6 22 (16.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (16.92%) Java
6 22 (16.92%) ETL
7 21 (16.15%) .NET
8 18 (13.85%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (13.85%) Linux
9 17 (13.08%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (12.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 15 (11.54%) Git (software)
11 15 (11.54%) Entity Framework
12 14 (10.77%) PL/SQL
13 13 (10.00%) Migration
13 13 (10.00%) NoSQL
14 12 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (9.23%) Data Modelling
15 11 (8.46%) Windows
15 11 (8.46%) TDD
15 11 (8.46%) jQuery
16 10 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
16 10 (7.69%) JIRA
16 10 (7.69%) Banking
16 10 (7.69%) PostgreSQL

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 8 (6.15%) Tomcat
2 7 (5.38%) Confluence
3 6 (4.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (4.62%) SAS
4 5 (3.85%) Apache Spark
4 5 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (3.85%) nginx
5 4 (3.08%) Jetty
6 3 (2.31%) Apache ServiceMix
6 3 (2.31%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.54%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.54%) CICS
7 2 (1.54%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (1.54%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (1.54%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.54%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.77%) DataSynapse
8 1 (0.77%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.77%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (6.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.54%) MS Office
2 2 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.77%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.38%) GitHub
2 3 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.77%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.77%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.77%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.77%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.77%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.54%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (1.54%) NAS
1 2 (1.54%) SAN
2 1 (0.77%) FCoE
2 1 (0.77%) HTTP
2 1 (0.77%) iSCSI
2 1 (0.77%) LAN
2 1 (0.77%) Multicast
2 1 (0.77%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (41.54%) SQL Server
2 29 (22.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (16.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (13.85%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (13.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (12.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (10.00%) NoSQL
8 10 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
9 9 (6.92%) MySQL
9 9 (6.92%) Oracle Database
10 8 (6.15%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (6.15%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (5.38%) Big Data
11 7 (5.38%) Hadoop
12 6 (4.62%) HBase
13 5 (3.85%) Apache Hive
13 5 (3.85%) DB2
13 5 (3.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.69%) JIRA
3 8 (6.15%) Subversion
4 7 (5.38%) Mercurial
5 5 (3.85%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.08%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (3.08%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.31%) Hudson
7 3 (2.31%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (2.31%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.54%) Artifactory
8 2 (1.54%) GitLab
8 2 (1.54%) Selenium
8 2 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.77%) Gradle
9 1 (0.77%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.77%) JUnit
9 1 (0.77%) Maven
9 1 (0.77%) Spock
General
1 25 (19.23%) Finance
2 10 (7.69%) Banking
3 4 (3.08%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.08%) Retail
4 1 (0.77%) Advertising
4 1 (0.77%) Back Office
4 1 (0.77%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.77%) Private Banking
4 1 (0.77%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (49.23%) Developer
2 25 (19.23%) DBA
3 23 (17.69%) SQL Developer
4 22 (16.92%) SQL DBA
5 15 (11.54%) Analyst
6 13 (10.00%) Java Developer
7 10 (7.69%) Consultant
8 9 (6.92%) Data Analyst
9 8 (6.15%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 7 (5.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 7 (5.38%) Oracle Developer
10 7 (5.38%) SSIS Developer
11 6 (4.62%) .NET Developer
11 6 (4.62%) C# Developer
11 6 (4.62%) ETL Developer
12 5 (3.85%) Architect
12 5 (3.85%) Big Data Analyst
12 5 (3.85%) Data Consultant
12 5 (3.85%) Data Migration Engineer
12 5 (3.85%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (16.15%) .NET
2 15 (11.54%) Entity Framework
3 11 (8.46%) jQuery
4 10 (7.69%) Web Services
5 9 (6.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (6.92%) XML
6 8 (6.15%) .NET Framework
6 8 (6.15%) HTML
7 7 (5.38%) ASP.NET
7 7 (5.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 7 (5.38%) CSS
7 7 (5.38%) Razor View Engine
7 7 (5.38%) Unity DI Container
8 6 (4.62%) ADO
8 6 (4.62%) SOAP
8 6 (4.62%) Spring
9 5 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
10 4 (3.08%) Hibernate
11 3 (2.31%) J2EE
11 3 (2.31%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.92%) Replication
2 8 (6.15%) NHS
3 7 (5.38%) Algorithms
3 7 (5.38%) Data Structures
4 6 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.31%) Clustering
6 2 (1.54%) Fintech
6 2 (1.54%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.54%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.54%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.77%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.77%) FMCG
7 1 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.77%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.77%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.77%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.85%) Linux
2 11 (8.46%) Windows
3 8 (6.15%) Unix
4 6 (4.62%) CentOS
5 4 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.08%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.31%) Solaris
6 3 (2.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.54%) AIX
7 2 (1.54%) CoreOS
7 2 (1.54%) SUSE
7 2 (1.54%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.54%) zOS
8 1 (0.77%) Android
8 1 (0.77%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (16.92%) ETL
3 13 (10.00%) Migration
4 12 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (9.23%) Data Modelling
5 11 (8.46%) TDD
6 10 (7.69%) High Availability
6 10 (7.69%) MVC
6 10 (7.69%) OO
7 9 (6.92%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (6.15%) Data Migration
8 8 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (5.38%) Automated Testing
9 7 (5.38%) CRM
9 7 (5.38%) Inversion of Control
9 7 (5.38%) Kimball Methodology
10 6 (4.62%) SOA
10 6 (4.62%) Unit Testing
11 5 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (21.54%) C#
2 23 (17.69%) T-SQL
3 22 (16.92%) Java
4 14 (10.77%) PL/SQL
5 9 (6.92%) VBA
6 8 (6.15%) JavaScript
7 7 (5.38%) Python
7 7 (5.38%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.08%) Perl
8 4 (3.08%) PHP
8 4 (3.08%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.31%) Ruby
10 2 (1.54%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (1.54%) Go
10 2 (1.54%) JCL
10 2 (1.54%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.77%) C
11 1 (0.77%) C++
11 1 (0.77%) ES6
Qualifications
1 9 (6.92%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.54%) Degree
3 2 (1.54%) MCSA
3 2 (1.54%) MCSE
3 2 (1.54%) OCP
3 2 (1.54%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.31%) QA
2 1 (0.77%) FATCA
2 1 (0.77%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (5.38%) GlusterFS
2 6 (4.62%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.31%) HDFS
5 2 (1.54%) Ceph
5 2 (1.54%) Docker
5 2 (1.54%) etcd
5 2 (1.54%) flannel
5 2 (1.54%) NFS
5 2 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.77%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.77%) KVM
6 1 (0.77%) SRDF
6 1 (0.77%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (6.92%) Ansible
2 7 (5.38%) logstash
3 5 (3.85%) Kibana
4 3 (2.31%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (2.31%) Puppet
4 3 (2.31%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.54%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.54%) Graphite
5 2 (1.54%) HAProxy
5 2 (1.54%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.54%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.54%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (1.54%) rkt
6 1 (0.77%) Control-M
6 1 (0.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.77%) Packer
Vendors
1 28 (21.54%) Microsoft
2 25 (19.23%) Oracle
3 6 (4.62%) VMware
4 5 (3.85%) Ab Initio
4 5 (3.85%) Informatica
5 3 (2.31%) Cisco
5 3 (2.31%) Intel
5 3 (2.31%) SAP
6 2 (1.54%) NetApp
6 2 (1.54%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.54%) Sybase
6 2 (1.54%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.77%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.77%) IFS
7 1 (0.77%) Infor
7 1 (0.77%) New Relic
7 1 (0.77%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.77%) Solace
7 1 (0.77%) Tableau
7 1 (0.77%) TIBCO
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