WITH clause defines a common table expression (CTE), which is a temporary named result set. The definition of a CTE includes its name, an optional list of column names, and a query expression (that is, a
For more information about
SELECT statements, see SELECT.
[ WITH <cte_name> [ ( <cte_column1>, <cte_column2>, ... ) ]
AS ( <query> )
A temporary named result set for use in the statement that defines the CTE.
<cte_name>: The name of the CTE you are defining. The CTE must have a unique name within a given query.
<cte_column#>: The names of the columns from the query that defines the CTE.
AS <query>: The query (
SELECT) statement that defines the CTE.
ExamplesQuery an existing table using a CTE clause
WITH cte_quantity (Total)
SELECT SUM(passenger_count) as Total
FROM Samples."samples.dremio.com"."NYC-taxi-trips" where passenger_count > 2
GROUP BY pickup_datetime
SELECT AVG(Total) average_pass