The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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 29 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)
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 2 6
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4  
Contract jobs citing SQL 3 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 7.89% 23.33% 6.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.08% 70.00% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £463 £325 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.30% +132.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -0.68% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Wakefield with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Wakefield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 13 10 7
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 34.21% 33.33% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 5
Median daily rate £400 £325 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% +47.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £250 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield 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 Wakefield

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Wakefield

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wakefield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Wakefield over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Wakefield

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 29 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for SQL.

1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) InfoPath
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) Intranet
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) ETL

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (12.50%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
3 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Business Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Database Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Coaching
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) MuleSoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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