The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 94 51 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 16.40% 14.17% 13.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.31% 60.00% 41.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 46 41
Median daily rate £375 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £281 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.25 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.63% -45.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £33.02 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-19.74% +28.23%
SQL
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
203 85 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 35.43% 23.61% 33.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 68 75
Median daily rate £375 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £700 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Median hourly rate £13.00 £21.50 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.53% -27.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Coventry region with a requirement for SQL.

1 79 (47.88%) Microsoft
1 79 (47.88%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (42.42%) SQL Server
3 68 (41.21%) .NET
4 44 (26.67%) MS Excel
5 41 (24.85%) C#
6 37 (22.42%) Visual Studio
7 36 (21.82%) Migration
8 34 (20.61%) T-SQL
8 34 (20.61%) SharePoint
9 32 (19.39%) ETL
10 31 (18.79%) Java
10 31 (18.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 28 (16.97%) Web Services
11 28 (16.97%) Team Foundation Server
12 26 (15.76%) Scrum
12 26 (15.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 25 (15.15%) MVC
14 24 (14.55%) Oracle
14 24 (14.55%) HTML
14 24 (14.55%) Windows
14 24 (14.55%) .NET Framework
15 23 (13.94%) JavaScript
15 23 (13.94%) Active Directory
15 23 (13.94%) Microsoft Azure
16 22 (13.33%) XML
16 22 (13.33%) Data Modelling
16 22 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
17 21 (12.73%) Data Warehouse
17 21 (12.73%) SOAP

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 34 (20.61%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.45%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (4.24%) NServiceBus
5 6 (3.64%) WebSphere
6 5 (3.03%) CMS
6 5 (3.03%) JBoss
7 4 (2.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.82%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.82%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 44 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 19 (11.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (9.09%) MS Office
4 5 (3.03%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 23 (13.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.85%) IaaS
2 8 (4.85%) Office 365
3 5 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (3.03%) SaaS
4 4 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.61%) PaaS
5 1 (0.61%) Route 53
5 1 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.24%) Network Security
2 4 (2.42%) DNS
2 4 (2.42%) SAN
3 3 (1.82%) DHCP
3 3 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (1.82%) iSCSI
3 3 (1.82%) MPLS
3 3 (1.82%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.61%) FTP
4 1 (0.61%) LAN
4 1 (0.61%) NAS
4 1 (0.61%) SSH
4 1 (0.61%) Telnet
4 1 (0.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (42.42%) SQL Server
2 31 (18.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (15.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (12.73%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (12.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (7.88%) Relational Database
7 11 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
8 9 (5.45%) Azure SQL Database
9 8 (4.85%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (4.24%) OLAP
11 6 (3.64%) IBM InfoSphere
11 6 (3.64%) Oracle Database
12 5 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (3.03%) PerformancePoint
13 4 (2.42%) Big Data
13 4 (2.42%) MS Access
13 4 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
15 2 (1.21%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 37 (22.42%) Visual Studio
2 28 (16.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (4.85%) Git (software)
4 7 (4.24%) FxCop
4 7 (4.24%) JUnit
4 7 (4.24%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (4.24%) StyleCop
5 5 (3.03%) Ant
5 5 (3.03%) Subversion
6 4 (2.42%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.82%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (1.21%) Selenium
8 2 (1.21%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.21%) Toad
General
1 10 (6.06%) Retail
2 3 (1.82%) Advertising
3 2 (1.21%) Automotive
3 2 (1.21%) Back Office
3 2 (1.21%) Law
3 2 (1.21%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.61%) Finance
4 1 (0.61%) Marketing
4 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 102 (61.82%) Developer
2 34 (20.61%) .NET Developer
3 22 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 22 (13.33%) C# Developer
3 22 (13.33%) SQL Developer
4 21 (12.73%) Analyst
5 14 (8.48%) ETL Developer
5 14 (8.48%) Java Developer
6 10 (6.06%) Administrator
6 10 (6.06%) SQL Server Developer
7 9 (5.45%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 9 (5.45%) Oracle Developer
8 8 (4.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 8 (4.85%) Lead Developer
8 8 (4.85%) SSIS Developer
9 7 (4.24%) .NET Team Leader
9 7 (4.24%) Consultant
9 7 (4.24%) Lead .NET Developer
9 7 (4.24%) Team Leader
9 7 (4.24%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (41.21%) .NET
2 28 (16.97%) Web Services
3 24 (14.55%) .NET Framework
3 24 (14.55%) HTML
4 22 (13.33%) XML
5 21 (12.73%) ASP.NET
5 21 (12.73%) SOAP
6 16 (9.70%) CSS
6 16 (9.70%) XSLT
7 15 (9.09%) REST
7 15 (9.09%) XSD
8 14 (8.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (8.48%) WCF
9 12 (7.27%) JSP
10 11 (6.67%) J2EE
10 11 (6.67%) RESTful
11 8 (4.85%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (4.85%) jQuery
11 8 (4.85%) MDX
11 8 (4.85%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.67%) Data Conversion
2 9 (5.45%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.24%) DataPower
3 7 (4.24%) User Experience
4 6 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.64%) Replication
5 3 (1.82%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.21%) Clustering
6 2 (1.21%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.61%) EPoS
7 1 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.61%) NHS
7 1 (0.61%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.61%) SCADA
7 1 (0.61%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (14.55%) Windows
2 19 (11.52%) Unix
3 15 (9.09%) Linux
4 13 (7.88%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.82%) VMS
6 3 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (47.88%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (21.82%) Migration
3 32 (19.39%) ETL
4 26 (15.76%) Scrum
5 25 (15.15%) MVC
6 22 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (13.33%) Data Modelling
7 21 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (12.12%) Test Scripting
9 19 (11.52%) CRM
9 19 (11.52%) Data Migration
10 16 (9.70%) Data Management
10 16 (9.70%) Regression Testing
11 15 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
12 14 (8.48%) TDD
13 13 (7.88%) Test Strategy
14 12 (7.27%) BDD
14 12 (7.27%) OO
14 12 (7.27%) UML
14 12 (7.27%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 41 (24.85%) C#
2 34 (20.61%) T-SQL
3 31 (18.79%) Java
4 23 (13.94%) JavaScript
5 12 (7.27%) PowerShell
6 10 (6.06%) Shell Script
7 8 (4.85%) PL/SQL
8 6 (3.64%) XAML
9 4 (2.42%) C
9 4 (2.42%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.82%) PHP
11 2 (1.21%) VBA
12 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.61%) Ingres ABF
12 1 (0.61%) Korn
12 1 (0.61%) Perl
12 1 (0.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (6.06%) Degree
2 9 (5.45%) ISTQB
3 8 (4.85%) ISEB
3 8 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (4.24%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.42%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.82%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.09%) QA
2 10 (6.06%) Data Quality
3 6 (3.64%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (13.94%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.82%) Docker
2 3 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.82%) vSphere
2 3 (1.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (5.45%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (4.85%) Puppet
2 8 (4.85%) SCOM
3 3 (1.82%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.21%) WSUS
5 1 (0.61%) Ansible
5 1 (0.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 79 (47.88%) Microsoft
2 24 (14.55%) Oracle
3 13 (7.88%) IBM
4 7 (4.24%) SaltStack
5 5 (3.03%) EMC
6 4 (2.42%) Adobe
6 4 (2.42%) SAP
7 3 (1.82%) Citrix
7 3 (1.82%) Sophos
7 3 (1.82%) Sun
7 3 (1.82%) Symantec
7 3 (1.82%) VMware
8 2 (1.21%) Cisco
9 1 (0.61%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.61%) Sybase
9 1 (0.61%) Tableau