The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 5 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 6 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 14.63% 31.82% 11.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 54.55% 70.00% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate £363 £290 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +65.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.52 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+77.61% -24.93%

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
11 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 26.83% 45.45% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 3
Median daily rate £400 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bolton region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Bolton region with a requirement for SQL.

1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) Web Services
3 5 (45.45%) DSDM
4 4 (36.36%) User Stories
4 4 (36.36%) Case Management
4 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) BPMN
4 4 (36.36%) Workflow
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle
6 2 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 2 (18.18%) XML
6 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) MVC
6 2 (18.18%) jQuery
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 1 (9.09%) EPiServer
7 1 (9.09%) JPA
7 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) EPiServer
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (9.09%) Power BI
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) Ant
2 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) Toad
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Developer
3 4 (36.36%) BPM Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Case Management Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Workflow Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# WCF Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) ETL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) UI Developer
4 1 (9.09%) WCF Developer
4 1 (9.09%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
1 6 (54.55%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) Java SE
4 1 (9.09%) JMS
4 1 (9.09%) JPA
4 1 (9.09%) JSF
4 1 (9.09%) Spring
4 1 (9.09%) XSD
4 1 (9.09%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) DSDM
3 4 (36.36%) BPMN
3 4 (36.36%) Case Management
3 4 (36.36%) User Stories
3 4 (36.36%) Workflow
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Content Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) RAD
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
1 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) VBA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) arcserve
2 1 (9.09%) Tableau