The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 4 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Contract jobs citing SQL 36 49 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 14.88% 18.99% 6.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.89% 40.83% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 21 6
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£401 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £140 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 £42.50 £51.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.17% -17.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
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
95 120 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 39.26% 46.51% 26.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 51 20
Average daily rate £401 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £140 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £393 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 4
Average hourly rate £16.50 £40.57 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.32% +350.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 21 (44.68%) Oracle
2 18 (38.30%) Java
3 17 (36.17%) PL/SQL
4 15 (31.91%) XML
4 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (29.79%) Finance
6 13 (27.66%) Spring
7 12 (25.53%) J2EE
7 12 (25.53%) Web Services
8 11 (23.40%) HTML
8 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
8 11 (23.40%) SOAP
9 10 (21.28%) ETL
9 10 (21.28%) WSDL
9 10 (21.28%) Relational Database
10 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
10 9 (19.15%) Banking
10 9 (19.15%) WebSphere
10 9 (19.15%) RDBMS
10 9 (19.15%) CSS
11 8 (17.02%) Oracle HRMS
11 8 (17.02%) Oracle Applications
11 8 (17.02%) Servlets
11 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2
11 8 (17.02%) IBM
11 8 (17.02%) Integration Testing
11 8 (17.02%) Talend Open Studio
11 8 (17.02%) Oracle EBS R12
11 8 (17.02%) Talend
12 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (19.15%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.51%) IBM HTTP Server
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (4.26%) JBoss
3 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.13%) SAS
4 1 (2.13%) iPlanet
4 1 (2.13%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.13%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.13%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle HRMS
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (10.64%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (4.26%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) HTTP
1 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
1 4 (8.51%) Internet
2 3 (6.38%) SAN
2 3 (6.38%) NAS
3 1 (2.13%) DHCP
3 1 (2.13%) Firewall
3 1 (2.13%) DNS
3 1 (2.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) Relational Database
2 9 (19.15%) RDBMS
3 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.51%) Informix
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.13%) DTS
6 1 (2.13%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (2.13%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (2.13%) QlikView
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.13%) Base SAS
6 1 (2.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.13%) Big Data
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.13%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (12.77%) JUnit
3 5 (10.64%) Selenium
3 5 (10.64%) Mockito
3 5 (10.64%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.38%) JIRA
5 2 (4.26%) Ant
5 2 (4.26%) Subversion
5 2 (4.26%) Maven
5 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.26%) Introscope
5 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.26%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.13%) Hudson
6 1 (2.13%) Gradle
6 1 (2.13%) CruiseControl
6 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Local Government
4 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (57.45%) Developer
2 12 (25.53%) Java Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Consultant
4 8 (17.02%) Oracle Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) ETL Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Technical Leader
5 4 (8.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Oracle Project Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Functional Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Lead Business Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Talend Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.91%) XML
2 13 (27.66%) Spring
3 12 (25.53%) Web Services
3 12 (25.53%) J2EE
4 11 (23.40%) HTML
4 11 (23.40%) SOAP
5 10 (21.28%) WSDL
6 9 (19.15%) CSS
7 8 (17.02%) Servlets
8 7 (14.89%) JSON
9 6 (12.77%) JAX-RPC
9 6 (12.77%) XSL
9 6 (12.77%) JDBC
10 5 (10.64%) RESTful
10 5 (10.64%) PowerMock
11 4 (8.51%) JAX-RS
11 4 (8.51%) JAX-WS
11 4 (8.51%) JSP
12 3 (6.38%) XSLT
12 3 (6.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Online Banking
1 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) Open Source
2 3 (6.38%) CMDB
3 2 (4.26%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.26%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.13%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.13%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Linux
2 5 (10.64%) UNIX
3 4 (8.51%) Windows
4 3 (6.38%) AIX
5 2 (4.26%) Solaris
5 2 (4.26%) SUSE
5 2 (4.26%) Debian
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.28%) ETL
3 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
4 8 (17.02%) Integration Testing
4 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2
5 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce
5 7 (14.89%) TDD
6 6 (12.77%) Web Application Development
6 6 (12.77%) Web Development
7 5 (10.64%) Project Planning
7 5 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.38%) ITIL
8 3 (6.38%) Project Management
9 2 (4.26%) Service Management
9 2 (4.26%) ITSM
9 2 (4.26%) MVC
9 2 (4.26%) Migration
9 2 (4.26%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (38.30%) Java
2 17 (36.17%) PL/SQL
3 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.51%) Perl
5 3 (6.38%) PHP
5 3 (6.38%) Jython
5 3 (6.38%) XPath
6 2 (4.26%) C#
6 2 (4.26%) VBA
6 2 (4.26%) PL/1
6 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.13%) VBScript
7 1 (2.13%) VB
7 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.13%) C++
7 1 (2.13%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.13%) CEH
3 1 (2.13%) CCNP
3 1 (2.13%) CCNA
3 1 (2.13%) CISSP
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (44.68%) Oracle
2 8 (17.02%) IBM
2 8 (17.02%) Talend
3 5 (10.64%) HP
4 4 (8.51%) Sun
4 4 (8.51%) Tableau
5 3 (6.38%) Remedy
5 3 (6.38%) Perforce
5 3 (6.38%) Ab Initio
5 3 (6.38%) Citrix
5 3 (6.38%) BMC
6 2 (4.26%) Informatica
6 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.26%) Compuware
7 1 (2.13%) Vertica
7 1 (2.13%) Sitecore
7 1 (2.13%) ArcSight
7 1 (2.13%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.13%) SAP
7 1 (2.13%) Symantec
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