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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 4 2
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2  
Contract jobs citing SQL 45 81 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 13.85% 18.12% 23.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.71% 41.12% 51.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 64 69
Median daily rate £350 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £291 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £749 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +3.44% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £28.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +23.07% +44.44%  

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 126 197 195
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 38.77% 44.07% 45.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 150 112
Median daily rate £375 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +26.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £23.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% +2.77%  

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 -4 31 £375 -25.00% 23
Doncaster 0 9 £170 -40.86% 6
Barnsley - 1 £350 - 1
SQL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 31 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 24 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (24.73%) Oracle
3 23 (24.73%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (21.51%) Windows
6 18 (19.35%) .NET
6 18 (19.35%) C#
7 17 (18.28%) T-SQL
7 17 (18.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (18.28%) Migration
8 16 (17.20%) Finance
8 16 (17.20%) ETL
9 15 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (16.13%) JavaScript
9 15 (16.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (15.05%) Oracle Database 11g
10 14 (15.05%) Microsoft
10 14 (15.05%) Java
10 14 (15.05%) Oracle Database
11 13 (13.98%) HTML
12 12 (12.90%) ASP.NET
12 12 (12.90%) CSS
12 12 (12.90%) Microsoft Excel
12 12 (12.90%) Relational Database
12 12 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (12.90%) Windows Server
13 11 (11.83%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (11.83%) Kimball Methodology
13 11 (11.83%) Windows Server 2012

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 10 (10.75%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (3.23%) SAS
3 3 (3.23%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.15%) Apache
4 2 (2.15%) CMS
4 2 (2.15%) Tuxedo
5 1 (1.08%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.08%) DataSynapse
5 1 (1.08%) IIS
5 1 (1.08%) JBoss
5 1 (1.08%) Liferay
5 1 (1.08%) nginx
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.08%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 12 (12.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (7.53%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
2 1 (1.08%) Primavera
2 1 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.08%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.08%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (2.15%) NAS
1 2 (2.15%) SAN
2 1 (1.08%) FCoE
2 1 (1.08%) HTTP
2 1 (1.08%) Internet
2 1 (1.08%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.08%) LAN
2 1 (1.08%) Multicast
2 1 (1.08%) SSL
2 1 (1.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 23 (24.73%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (18.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (16.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (15.05%) Oracle Database
6 14 (15.05%) Oracle Database 11g
7 12 (12.90%) Relational Database
8 9 (9.68%) RDBMS
9 8 (8.60%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (8.60%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (8.60%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (7.53%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 7 (7.53%) SAP BW
10 7 (7.53%) SAP Data Services
10 7 (7.53%) SAP HANA
11 6 (6.45%) NoSQL
12 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2016
13 4 (4.30%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.53%) Subversion
3 5 (5.38%) Mercurial
4 4 (4.30%) JIRA
4 4 (4.30%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (3.23%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.23%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.15%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.15%) Hudson
6 2 (2.15%) JUnit
6 2 (2.15%) NUnit
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (2.15%) ProC
6 2 (2.15%) Selenium
7 1 (1.08%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.08%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.08%) JMeter
7 1 (1.08%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (17.20%) Finance
2 7 (7.53%) Banking
3 2 (2.15%) Retail
4 1 (1.08%) Advertising
4 1 (1.08%) Back Office
4 1 (1.08%) Electronics
4 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.08%) Marketing
4 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.08%) Private Banking
4 1 (1.08%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (56.99%) Developer
2 19 (20.43%) SQL Developer
3 15 (16.13%) Analyst
4 11 (11.83%) .NET Developer
5 9 (9.68%) C# Developer
6 8 (8.60%) DBA
6 8 (8.60%) SQL DBA
7 7 (7.53%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Analyst Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Business Developer
8 6 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Java Developer
8 6 (6.45%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
8 6 (6.45%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Consultant
9 5 (5.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (4.30%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 4 (4.30%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.35%) .NET
2 13 (13.98%) HTML
3 12 (12.90%) ASP.NET
3 12 (12.90%) CSS
4 11 (11.83%) Entity Framework
5 10 (10.75%) jQuery
6 6 (6.45%) .NET Framework
6 6 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (5.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 5 (5.38%) Razor View Engine
7 5 (5.38%) Unity DI Container
8 4 (4.30%) AngularJS
8 4 (4.30%) Spring
8 4 (4.30%) Web Services
9 3 (3.23%) J2EE
9 3 (3.23%) XML
10 2 (2.15%) Classic ASP
10 2 (2.15%) Hibernate
10 2 (2.15%) SOAP
10 2 (2.15%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.38%) Algorithms
2 5 (5.38%) Clustering
2 5 (5.38%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.23%) NHS
4 2 (2.15%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.15%) Replication
5 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.51%) Windows
2 12 (12.90%) Windows Server
3 11 (11.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (9.68%) Linux
5 8 (8.60%) Unix
6 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.08%) Android
7 1 (1.08%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (1.08%) Solaris
7 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (18.28%) Migration
3 16 (17.20%) ETL
4 15 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (11.83%) Kimball Methodology
5 11 (11.83%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (10.75%) Data Migration
6 10 (10.75%) MVC
6 10 (10.75%) Test Automation
7 9 (9.68%) Data Modelling
7 9 (9.68%) Unit Testing
8 7 (7.53%) High Availability
8 7 (7.53%) OO
9 6 (6.45%) TDD
10 5 (5.38%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (5.38%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (4.30%) Data Analysis
11 4 (4.30%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (4.30%) SOA
11 4 (4.30%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.35%) C#
2 17 (18.28%) T-SQL
3 15 (16.13%) JavaScript
4 14 (15.05%) Java
5 10 (10.75%) PL/SQL
6 7 (7.53%) VBA
7 5 (5.38%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.23%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.15%) C++
9 2 (2.15%) JCL
9 2 (2.15%) PHP
9 2 (2.15%) PROC SQL
9 2 (2.15%) Ruby
9 2 (2.15%) SAS Macro
9 2 (2.15%) VB
10 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (1.08%) ES6
10 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.30%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.15%) BC Cleared
3 2 (2.15%) Degree
3 2 (2.15%) MCSA
3 2 (2.15%) MCSE
3 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.08%) FATCA
3 1 (1.08%) PMO
3 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.30%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.15%) NFS
3 2 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.08%) KVM
4 1 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.08%) SRDF
4 1 (1.08%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.08%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.15%) Control-M
2 2 (2.15%) WSUS
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (24.73%) Oracle
2 14 (15.05%) Microsoft
3 9 (9.68%) SAP
4 5 (5.38%) Tableau
4 5 (5.38%) VMware
5 4 (4.30%) Cisco
6 3 (3.23%) NetApp
7 2 (2.15%) Capita
7 2 (2.15%) Cognos
8 1 (1.08%) Brocade
8 1 (1.08%) Citrix
8 1 (1.08%) EMC
8 1 (1.08%) Google
8 1 (1.08%) HP
8 1 (1.08%) IBM
8 1 (1.08%) Intel
8 1 (1.08%) Northgate
8 1 (1.08%) Sybase
8 1 (1.08%) Teradata
8 1 (1.08%) Zend
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
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