The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Coventry region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL 50 25 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 13.51% 10.16% 9.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.05% 40.32% 32.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 12 20
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -27.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £135 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £371 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
111 62 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 30.00% 25.20% 30.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 28 63
Average daily rate £325 £275 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -29.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £135 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £375 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £28.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 48 (49.48%) .NET
2 35 (36.08%) SQL Server
3 32 (32.99%) C#
4 29 (29.90%) ASP.NET
5 22 (22.68%) Oracle
6 21 (21.65%) JavaScript
6 21 (21.65%) MVC
7 19 (19.59%) VB.NET
8 18 (18.56%) HTML
8 18 (18.56%) Windows
8 18 (18.56%) CSS
9 17 (17.53%) Microsoft
10 14 (14.43%) WCF
10 14 (14.43%) WPF
11 13 (13.40%) TDD
11 13 (13.40%) Relational Database
12 12 (12.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (12.37%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (10.31%) T-SQL
13 10 (10.31%) SharePoint
13 10 (10.31%) Unit Testing
13 10 (10.31%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (9.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 9 (9.28%) .NET Framework
14 9 (9.28%) Software Engineering
14 9 (9.28%) Finance
14 9 (9.28%) WinForms
14 9 (9.28%) PHP
14 9 (9.28%) CRM
14 9 (9.28%) Business Intelligence

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 10 (10.31%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.15%) Drupal
2 5 (5.15%) Alfresco
3 4 (4.12%) CMS
4 2 (2.06%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.03%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.03%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.03%) IIS
5 1 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.03%) Sitefinity
5 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.09%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.03%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.06%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.06%) Magento
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.03%) Retail-J
2 1 (1.03%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) LAN
1 3 (3.09%) WAN
1 3 (3.09%) SAN
2 2 (2.06%) MPLS
2 2 (2.06%) VLAN
3 1 (1.03%) Firewall
3 1 (1.03%) Intranet
3 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (36.08%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.40%) Relational Database
3 12 (12.37%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (12.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (8.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (8.25%) MySQL
5 7 (7.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (6.19%) Oracle Database
6 6 (6.19%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.12%) DB2
8 3 (3.09%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.03%) DataStage
10 1 (1.03%) ReportNet
10 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (1.03%) OLAP
10 1 (1.03%) Cognos Powerplay
10 1 (1.03%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (4.12%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.06%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (2.06%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.03%) Selenium
4 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.03%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.03%) ERwin
4 1 (1.03%) JMeter
4 1 (1.03%) NUnit
4 1 (1.03%) Maven
General
1 9 (9.28%) Finance
2 4 (4.12%) Banking
2 4 (4.12%) Retail
3 3 (3.09%) Back Office
4 2 (2.06%) Automotive
4 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.06%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.06%) Marketing
5 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.03%) Advertising
5 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.03%) Billing
Job Titles
1 57 (58.76%) Developer
2 22 (22.68%) .NET Developer
3 21 (21.65%) Analyst
4 16 (16.49%) SQL Developer
5 9 (9.28%) Architect
6 8 (8.25%) C# Developer
7 7 (7.22%) Business Analyst
7 7 (7.22%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (6.19%) Support Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Programmer
10 4 (4.12%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (4.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (3.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 3 (3.09%) PL/SQL Developer
11 3 (3.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 3 (3.09%) VBA Developer
11 3 (3.09%) MI Analyst
11 3 (3.09%) Database Architect
11 3 (3.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (49.48%) .NET
2 29 (29.90%) ASP.NET
3 18 (18.56%) CSS
3 18 (18.56%) HTML
4 14 (14.43%) WCF
4 14 (14.43%) WPF
5 10 (10.31%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (9.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 9 (9.28%) WinForms
6 9 (9.28%) .NET Framework
7 7 (7.22%) NHibernate
8 6 (6.19%) jQuery
8 6 (6.19%) XML
9 5 (5.15%) Spring.NET
9 5 (5.15%) Castle Windsor
10 4 (4.12%) LINQ
10 4 (4.12%) XHTML
10 4 (4.12%) Web Services
11 2 (2.06%) XSLT
11 2 (2.06%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.22%) NHS
2 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.03%) Open Source
2 1 (1.03%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (1.03%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.56%) Windows
2 4 (4.12%) UNIX
3 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.09%) Windows NT
3 3 (3.09%) MVS
4 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.06%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.65%) MVC
2 13 (13.40%) TDD
3 10 (10.31%) Unit Testing
4 9 (9.28%) Software Engineering
4 9 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (9.28%) CRM
4 9 (9.28%) Data Modelling
5 8 (8.25%) OO
5 8 (8.25%) ETL
6 7 (7.22%) Migration
7 6 (6.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.15%) Business Analysis
8 5 (5.15%) ITIL
8 5 (5.15%) OOP
8 5 (5.15%) Test Scripting
9 4 (4.12%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (4.12%) MVVM
9 4 (4.12%) SOA
9 4 (4.12%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 32 (32.99%) C#
2 21 (21.65%) JavaScript
3 19 (19.59%) VB.NET
4 10 (10.31%) T-SQL
5 9 (9.28%) PHP
6 8 (8.25%) VBA
7 7 (7.22%) PL/SQL
7 7 (7.22%) VB
8 6 (6.19%) VBScript
9 4 (4.12%) Java
9 4 (4.12%) XAML
9 4 (4.12%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.03%) VB6
10 1 (1.03%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.09%) MCSE
1 3 (3.09%) ISEB
1 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (2.06%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.06%) VCP4
2 2 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.06%) CCNP
2 2 (2.06%) CCNA
3 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (6.19%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.06%) vSphere
3 1 (1.03%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) SCOM
1 1 (1.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 22 (22.68%) Oracle
2 17 (17.53%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.15%) HP
4 4 (4.12%) Dell
4 4 (4.12%) Citrix
4 4 (4.12%) Cognos
5 3 (3.09%) Sybase
5 3 (3.09%) VMware
5 3 (3.09%) Teradata
5 3 (3.09%) Ektron
6 2 (2.06%) SAP
6 2 (2.06%) Cisco
6 2 (2.06%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.03%) IBM
7 1 (1.03%) NetApp
7 1 (1.03%) Tableau
7 1 (1.03%) Twitter
7 1 (1.03%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.03%) Netezza
7 1 (1.03%) Sitecore
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 5 days ago