Period
to 16 December 2018

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 6 months to 16 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 > South Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 8 5
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 147 94 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 16.07% 10.82% 13.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.30% 31.76% 33.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 102 127
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +11.84% +8.57%
10th Percentile £256 £314 £305
90th Percentile £615 £645 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £380 £351
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.42% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £70.00 - £15.50
10th Percentile £60.00 - £12.88
90th Percentile £80.00 - £36.70
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.91 £17.48 £13.50
% change year-on-year +2.47% +29.44% -21.74%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 405 296 512
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 44.26% 34.06% 41.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 209 384
South Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £269 £312 £300
90th Percentile £550 £600 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £45.00
10th Percentile £23.00 - £13.79
90th Percentile £73.00 - £48.00
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 South Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 16 December 2018.

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 6 months to 16 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
Sheffield +3 95 £400 -6.38% 31
Doncaster +8 12 £288 -0.86% 16
Barnsley - 5 £413 - 3
Rotherham -4 1 £600 +16.50% 4
SQL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 45 (30.61%) SQL Server
2 44 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (28.57%) Oracle
4 39 (26.53%) Finance
5 37 (25.17%) .NET
5 37 (25.17%) JavaScript
6 36 (24.49%) Business Intelligence
7 33 (22.45%) C#
8 28 (19.05%) ETL
9 27 (18.37%) MVC
10 22 (14.97%) Data Warehouse
11 21 (14.29%) Java
11 21 (14.29%) ASP.NET
11 21 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 21 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (13.61%) Hadoop
12 20 (13.61%) HTML
13 19 (12.93%) Windows
13 19 (12.93%) Linux
13 19 (12.93%) Amazon AWS
14 18 (12.24%) Visualisation
15 17 (11.56%) Power BI
15 17 (11.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 16 (10.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 16 (10.88%) Stakeholder Management
17 15 (10.20%) QlikView
17 15 (10.20%) SAS
17 15 (10.20%) Data Modelling
18 14 (9.52%) T-SQL
18 14 (9.52%) jQuery

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 15 (10.20%) SAS
2 7 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (4.76%) Confluence
3 6 (4.08%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.40%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.72%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.04%) Apache
6 3 (2.04%) nginx
7 1 (0.68%) CICS
7 1 (0.68%) JBoss
7 1 (0.68%) Jetty
7 1 (0.68%) Kentico
Applications
1 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.68%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.68%) iTrent
2 1 (0.68%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.93%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (8.84%) IaaS
2 13 (8.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (7.48%) PaaS
4 6 (4.08%) SaaS
5 4 (2.72%) GitHub
5 4 (2.72%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.36%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.68%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.68%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.16%) SAN
2 8 (5.44%) NAS
3 4 (2.72%) LAN
3 4 (2.72%) WAN
4 3 (2.04%) FCoE
4 3 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (2.04%) Internet
4 3 (2.04%) iSCSI
4 3 (2.04%) VSAN
5 2 (1.36%) Firewall
5 2 (1.36%) WebEx
6 1 (0.68%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.68%) DNS
6 1 (0.68%) Multicast
6 1 (0.68%) Skype
6 1 (0.68%) SMS
6 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (30.61%) SQL Server
2 22 (14.97%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (13.61%) Hadoop
4 17 (11.56%) Power BI
4 17 (11.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (10.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (10.20%) QlikView
7 13 (8.84%) NoSQL
8 12 (8.16%) MongoDB
9 11 (7.48%) Big Data
10 10 (6.80%) Oracle ODI
11 9 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (4.76%) OLAP
12 7 (4.76%) Oracle OLAP
12 7 (4.76%) Relational Database
12 7 (4.76%) Spotfire
12 7 (4.76%) Star Schema
13 6 (4.08%) MySQL
14 5 (3.40%) SQL Server 2016
15 4 (2.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (8.84%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.16%) JIRA
3 10 (6.80%) Maven
4 9 (6.12%) Visual Studio
5 8 (5.44%) Toad
6 6 (4.08%) Selenium
7 5 (3.40%) Gradle
7 5 (3.40%) Jenkins
7 5 (3.40%) WebDriver
8 4 (2.72%) Ant
8 4 (2.72%) JUnit
8 4 (2.72%) Subversion
8 4 (2.72%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (2.04%) GitLab
10 2 (1.36%) Artifactory
10 2 (1.36%) ERwin
10 2 (1.36%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.68%) Mockito
11 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (26.53%) Finance
2 8 (5.44%) Banking
3 7 (4.76%) Retail
4 5 (3.40%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Law
5 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 74 (50.34%) Developer
2 27 (18.37%) Analyst
3 25 (17.01%) .NET Developer
4 22 (14.97%) Data Analyst
4 22 (14.97%) SQL Developer
5 12 (8.16%) Architect
6 11 (7.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 11 (7.48%) C# Developer
7 10 (6.80%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (6.12%) ETL Developer
9 8 (5.44%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 7 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (4.76%) SQL BI Developer
11 6 (4.08%) Java Developer
11 6 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (4.08%) SQL Server BI Developer
11 6 (4.08%) SQL Server Developer
12 5 (3.40%) Consultant
12 5 (3.40%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (25.17%) .NET
2 21 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 20 (13.61%) HTML
4 14 (9.52%) jQuery
5 13 (8.84%) CSS
6 12 (8.16%) REST
7 11 (7.48%) AngularJS
8 10 (6.80%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (6.12%) Spring
9 9 (6.12%) Web Services
10 8 (5.44%) Middleware
11 7 (4.76%) RESTful
11 7 (4.76%) XML
12 6 (4.08%) Node.js
12 6 (4.08%) Spring Boot
13 5 (3.40%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (3.40%) HTML5
13 5 (3.40%) Kafka
13 5 (3.40%) RabbitMQ
13 5 (3.40%) React
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.44%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (4.76%) User Experience
4 5 (3.40%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.04%) Clustering
5 3 (2.04%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.04%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.36%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.36%) iSeries
6 2 (1.36%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.68%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.68%) NHS
7 1 (0.68%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.93%) Linux
1 19 (12.93%) Windows
2 9 (6.12%) Unix
3 6 (4.08%) Solaris
4 3 (2.04%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.36%) CentOS
5 2 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.36%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.68%) Android
6 1 (0.68%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (24.49%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (19.05%) ETL
4 27 (18.37%) MVC
5 18 (12.24%) Visualisation
6 16 (10.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (10.20%) Data Modelling
8 14 (9.52%) TDD
9 13 (8.84%) Analytics
9 13 (8.84%) Scrum
10 12 (8.16%) DevOps
10 12 (8.16%) SDLC
10 12 (8.16%) Test Automation
11 11 (7.48%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (7.48%) Data Visualisation
11 11 (7.48%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (6.80%) Data Integration
13 9 (6.12%) Data Analysis
13 9 (6.12%) E-Commerce
13 9 (6.12%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (25.17%) JavaScript
2 33 (22.45%) C#
3 21 (14.29%) Java
4 14 (9.52%) T-SQL
5 13 (8.84%) Python
6 11 (7.48%) PL/SQL
7 10 (6.80%) R
7 10 (6.80%) Shell Script
8 7 (4.76%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.72%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.72%) Ruby
9 4 (2.72%) VB
10 3 (2.04%) Java 8
10 3 (2.04%) PHP
11 2 (1.36%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.68%) COBOL
12 1 (0.68%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.68%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.68%) Perl
12 1 (0.68%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (2.04%) SC Cleared
1 3 (2.04%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.36%) Degree
3 1 (0.68%) CISA
3 1 (0.68%) CISM
3 1 (0.68%) CISSP
3 1 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.76%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.04%) QA
3 2 (1.36%) PMO
4 1 (0.68%) HL7
4 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.72%) Docker
2 4 (2.72%) NFS
2 4 (2.72%) SRDF
2 4 (2.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (2.72%) Xen
3 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.68%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (4.08%) NetBackup
2 5 (3.40%) Kibana
3 4 (2.72%) Grafana
3 4 (2.72%) Puppet
4 3 (2.04%) Ansible
4 3 (2.04%) Data Guard
4 3 (2.04%) Foglight
4 3 (2.04%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.36%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.68%) CA Endevor
6 1 (0.68%) Graylog
6 1 (0.68%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.68%) OMEGAMON
6 1 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.68%) Terraform
Vendors
1 42 (28.57%) Oracle
2 21 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 14 (9.52%) Tableau
4 12 (8.16%) Google
5 11 (7.48%) EMC
5 11 (7.48%) NetApp
5 11 (7.48%) VMware
6 10 (6.80%) Cisco
7 8 (5.44%) Datameer
7 8 (5.44%) IBM
7 8 (5.44%) Teradata
8 5 (3.40%) Ab Initio
8 5 (3.40%) Veritas
9 4 (2.72%) Informatica
9 4 (2.72%) ServiceNow
10 3 (2.04%) CA
10 3 (2.04%) Imperva
10 3 (2.04%) MuleSoft
10 3 (2.04%) SAP
11 2 (1.36%) Remedy