The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank - 4 4
Contract jobs citing SQL 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton - 13.33% 17.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 28.57% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £288 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.98% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.88 £23.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+10.10% -14.54%
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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 Bolton region.

Programming Languages Category
Bolton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2 7 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 10.53% 46.67% 67.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate - £235 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.00%
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 £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

SQL
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bolton 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) V-Model
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bolton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Web Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB