The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Burton-upon-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL 1 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 12.50% 47.06% 18.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 88.89% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 2
Average daily rate £300 £300 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £25.00 £32.63
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -23.37%
SQL
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Burton-upon-Trent region.

Programming Languages Category
Burton-upon-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
5 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 62.50% 52.94% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 3
Average daily rate £225 £300 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

SQL
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Burton-upon-Trent

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Burton-upon-Trent 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 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) WinForms
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
2 1 (20.00%) LINQ
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Critical Success Factor
2 1 (20.00%) Server Building
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Payment Gateway

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Burton-upon-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Burton-upon-Trent 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Payment Gateway
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior WinForms Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) WinForms
2 1 (20.00%) LINQ
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (20.00%) Critical Success Factor
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Server Building
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft