The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 41 30 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 21.24% 12.40% 16.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.96% 32.61% 37.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 21 21
Median daily rate £400 £401 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +17.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -61.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -23.07%
SQL
Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
114 92 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 59.07% 38.02% 44.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 70 47
Median daily rate £375 £401 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.36% +17.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 6
Median hourly rate £24.25 £16.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.96% -52.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £16.50 £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £16.50 £42.11
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Chester

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Chester region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 Chester region with a requirement for SQL.

1 25 (40.32%) Oracle
1 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (38.71%) Java
3 19 (30.65%) ETL
4 18 (29.03%) SQL Server
4 18 (29.03%) XML
5 16 (25.81%) JavaScript
5 16 (25.81%) Finance
5 16 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (24.19%) Jenkins
7 14 (22.58%) PL/SQL
8 13 (20.97%) E-Commerce
9 11 (17.74%) TDD
9 11 (17.74%) Oracle Database
9 11 (17.74%) Talend
9 11 (17.74%) Talend Open Studio
10 10 (16.13%) Cucumber
10 10 (16.13%) Spring
10 10 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (14.52%) IBM
11 9 (14.52%) Linux
11 9 (14.52%) .NET
11 9 (14.52%) JDBC
11 9 (14.52%) MVC
11 9 (14.52%) WebSphere
11 9 (14.52%) JIRA
12 8 (12.90%) Integration Testing
12 8 (12.90%) Big Data
12 8 (12.90%) System Integration Testing
12 8 (12.90%) Software Engineering

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 9 (14.52%) WebSphere
2 5 (8.06%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (6.45%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (6.45%) IIS
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (4.84%) SAS
4 3 (4.84%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (6.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.23%) Amazon Glacier
2 2 (3.23%) Amazon S3
2 2 (3.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (3.23%) Route 53
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) HTTP
1 4 (6.45%) Internet
1 4 (6.45%) Network Security
2 1 (1.61%) LAN
2 1 (1.61%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (1.61%) SAN
2 1 (1.61%) WAN
2 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.74%) Oracle Database
3 8 (12.90%) Big Data
4 6 (9.68%) OLAP
4 6 (9.68%) OLAP Cube
4 6 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (8.06%) MySQL
6 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (6.45%) Oracle Discoverer
6 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (4.84%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (24.19%) Jenkins
2 11 (17.74%) Talend Open Studio
3 10 (16.13%) Cucumber
4 9 (14.52%) JIRA
5 7 (11.29%) Selenium
6 5 (8.06%) JUnit
6 5 (8.06%) Maven
6 5 (8.06%) Subversion
7 4 (6.45%) Checkstyle
7 4 (6.45%) FindBugs
7 4 (6.45%) Mockito
7 4 (6.45%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (6.45%) SonarQube
7 4 (6.45%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (25.81%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Banking
3 6 (9.68%) Local Government
4 3 (4.84%) Publishing
4 3 (4.84%) Retail
5 2 (3.23%) Marketing
6 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (54.84%) Developer
2 11 (17.74%) Java Developer
3 7 (11.29%) SQL Developer
3 7 (11.29%) XML Developer
4 6 (9.68%) Tester
5 5 (8.06%) .NET Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (6.45%) ETL Tester
6 4 (6.45%) PL/SQL Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Agile Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Java Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Migration Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Programmer
7 3 (4.84%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.03%) XML
2 10 (16.13%) Spring
3 9 (14.52%) .NET
3 9 (14.52%) JDBC
4 8 (12.90%) Web Services
5 7 (11.29%) J2EE
5 7 (11.29%) XSLT
6 5 (8.06%) Apache Camel
6 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET
6 5 (8.06%) CSS
6 5 (8.06%) Servlets
6 5 (8.06%) SOAP
6 5 (8.06%) WSDL
7 4 (6.45%) Java EE
7 4 (6.45%) JAXB
7 4 (6.45%) JAX-WS
7 4 (6.45%) jQuery
7 4 (6.45%) Middleware
7 4 (6.45%) Spring MVC
7 4 (6.45%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.45%) Digital Media
1 4 (6.45%) N-Tier
1 4 (6.45%) Online Banking
2 3 (4.84%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.84%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.23%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.23%) Replication
3 2 (3.23%) Telematics
4 1 (1.61%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.61%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (1.61%) NHS
4 1 (1.61%) PKI
4 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.52%) Linux
2 6 (9.68%) Windows
3 5 (8.06%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.23%) Android
5 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (30.65%) ETL
3 16 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (20.97%) E-Commerce
5 11 (17.74%) TDD
6 10 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (14.52%) MVC
8 8 (12.90%) Integration Testing
8 8 (12.90%) Software Engineering
8 8 (12.90%) System Integration Testing
9 7 (11.29%) Analytics
9 7 (11.29%) Data Analysis
9 7 (11.29%) Migration
9 7 (11.29%) Web Development
10 6 (9.68%) CRM
10 6 (9.68%) Dimensional Modelling
10 6 (9.68%) Kimball Methodology
11 5 (8.06%) AOP
11 5 (8.06%) Kanban
12 4 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.71%) Java
2 16 (25.81%) JavaScript
3 14 (22.58%) PL/SQL
4 8 (12.90%) PHP
5 6 (9.68%) C#
5 6 (9.68%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.23%) VBA
7 1 (1.61%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) ISEB
2 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.61%) VMware Server
2 1 (1.61%) vSphere
2 1 (1.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) SCCM
1 2 (3.23%) SCOM
2 1 (1.61%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.61%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 25 (40.32%) Oracle
2 11 (17.74%) Talend
3 9 (14.52%) IBM
4 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
4 7 (11.29%) Vertica
5 4 (6.45%) Perforce
5 4 (6.45%) Tableau
6 3 (4.84%) Ab Initio
6 3 (4.84%) Kofax
6 3 (4.84%) VMware
7 2 (3.23%) AppSense
7 2 (3.23%) Citrix
7 2 (3.23%) Informatica
8 1 (1.61%) Avaya
8 1 (1.61%) HP
8 1 (1.61%) ProCurve
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