The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Altrincham 10.00% 42.86% 50.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 50.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate
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£275 £368 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.17% +33.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.16 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+12.25% -19.43%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Altrincham region.

Programming Languages Category
Altrincham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Altrincham 20.00% 85.71% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 1
Average daily rate £275 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Altrincham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Altrincham region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Altrincham

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Altrincham

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Altrincham

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Altrincham region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) OLAP
2 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (25.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (25.00%) XML

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Altrincham region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (25.00%) VLAN
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) OLAP
1 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Report Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) BPR
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Dell
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) Nortel
1 1 (25.00%) Nokia
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
1 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL