Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 6 2
Rank change year-on-year -6 -4 +10
Contract jobs citing SQL 8 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 7.34% 11.58% 23.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 53.33% 57.89% 57.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 6
Wakefield median daily rate £319 £208 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.61% -20.95% -4.55%
10th Percentile £206 £161 £194
90th Percentile £430 £449 £306
West Yorkshire median daily rate £390 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +11.43% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wakefield median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £19.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year - -1.28% -18.75%

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 Wakefield with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wakefield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 15 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 13.76% 20.00% 40.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 12
Wakefield median daily rate £369 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.26% +12.50% +9.09%
10th Percentile £211 £164 £227
90th Percentile £414 £463 £373
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Wakefield median hourly rate - - £40.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +196.30% -30.77% -30.97%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 23 November 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 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Planning and Forecasting
3 2 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) SAP Business One
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) Cognos
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) Telerik
3 2 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) CMS
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

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 1 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (12.50%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Business One
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) OLAP
4 1 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (12.50%) Power BI
4 1 (12.50%) QlikView
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Full Stack Developer
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) CMS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) CRM Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Migration Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Planning and Forecasting
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cognos
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
1 2 (25.00%) Telerik
2 1 (12.50%) Sitecore