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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 93 55 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 19.18% 16.72% 14.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.96% 53.40% 47.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 43 42
Median daily rate £375 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £163 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £400 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Median hourly rate £15.25 £17.82 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.42% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.00%
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
179 103 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 36.91% 31.31% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 75 85
Median daily rate £375 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £23.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.26% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 July 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 July 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 77 (52.03%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (41.22%) .NET
3 60 (40.54%) Microsoft
4 58 (39.19%) SQL Server
5 39 (26.35%) C#
6 33 (22.30%) MS Excel
7 29 (19.59%) SharePoint
8 28 (18.92%) T-SQL
8 28 (18.92%) Migration
8 28 (18.92%) Scrum
9 27 (18.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 25 (16.89%) Team Foundation Server
10 25 (16.89%) ETL
11 24 (16.22%) HTML
11 24 (16.22%) MVC
11 24 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 21 (14.19%) Oracle
13 20 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (13.51%) Windows
14 19 (12.84%) Active Directory
14 19 (12.84%) Data Warehouse
14 19 (12.84%) CRM
14 19 (12.84%) Data Modelling
14 19 (12.84%) Visual Studio
15 18 (12.16%) SQL Server 2012
15 18 (12.16%) Web Services
15 18 (12.16%) Java
15 18 (12.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 17 (11.49%) WCF
16 17 (11.49%) ASP.NET

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 29 (19.59%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.41%) NServiceBus
3 7 (4.73%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (2.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (2.70%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.03%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.03%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.35%) JBoss
6 2 (1.35%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.68%) CMS
7 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.68%) WordPress
Applications
1 33 (22.30%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (4.73%) MS Office
4 5 (3.38%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (8.11%) Office 365
3 11 (7.43%) IaaS
4 5 (3.38%) SaaS
5 3 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.41%) Network Security
2 4 (2.70%) SAN
3 3 (2.03%) DHCP
3 3 (2.03%) DNS
3 3 (2.03%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (2.03%) iSCSI
3 3 (2.03%) MPLS
3 3 (2.03%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.68%) HTTP
4 1 (0.68%) Internet
4 1 (0.68%) LAN
4 1 (0.68%) NAS
4 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (39.19%) SQL Server
2 27 (18.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (12.84%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (12.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (12.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (7.43%) Azure SQL Database
7 10 (6.76%) Oracle Database
8 9 (6.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (4.73%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (3.38%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (3.38%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (2.70%) Big Data
11 4 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (2.70%) MS Access
11 4 (2.70%) OLAP
11 4 (2.70%) PerformancePoint
11 4 (2.70%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 25 (16.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (12.84%) Visual Studio
3 12 (8.11%) Git (software)
4 8 (5.41%) FxCop
4 8 (5.41%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (5.41%) StyleCop
5 4 (2.70%) Ant
6 3 (2.03%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (2.03%) Subversion
7 2 (1.35%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.35%) JUnit
General
1 5 (3.38%) Finance
2 3 (2.03%) Advertising
2 3 (2.03%) Retail
3 2 (1.35%) Back Office
3 2 (1.35%) Law
3 2 (1.35%) Marketing
4 1 (0.68%) Automotive
4 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 89 (60.14%) Developer
2 36 (24.32%) .NET Developer
3 20 (13.51%) Analyst
3 20 (13.51%) C# Developer
4 19 (12.84%) C# .NET Developer
4 19 (12.84%) SQL Developer
5 12 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 10 (6.76%) ETL Developer
7 9 (6.08%) Administrator
7 9 (6.08%) SSIS Developer
8 8 (5.41%) Java Developer
8 8 (5.41%) Lead Developer
8 8 (5.41%) Oracle Developer
8 8 (5.41%) T-SQL Developer
9 7 (4.73%) .NET Team Leader
9 7 (4.73%) Business Analyst
9 7 (4.73%) DBA
9 7 (4.73%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (4.73%) Lead C# Developer
9 7 (4.73%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (41.22%) .NET
2 24 (16.22%) HTML
3 18 (12.16%) Web Services
4 17 (11.49%) ASP.NET
4 17 (11.49%) WCF
5 16 (10.81%) .NET Framework
6 15 (10.14%) XML
7 13 (8.78%) CSS
7 13 (8.78%) SOAP
8 11 (7.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (7.43%) REST
9 10 (6.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 9 (6.08%) XSLT
11 7 (4.73%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 7 (4.73%) Hibernate
11 7 (4.73%) WPF
12 6 (4.05%) J2EE
12 6 (4.05%) jQuery
12 6 (4.05%) JSP
12 6 (4.05%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.41%) Computer Science
1 8 (5.41%) Data Conversion
2 7 (4.73%) DataPower
3 6 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.05%) Replication
4 3 (2.03%) Clustering
4 3 (2.03%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.03%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (2.03%) Reference Data
4 3 (2.03%) User Experience
5 2 (1.35%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.35%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.35%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.68%) NHS
6 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.51%) Windows
2 13 (8.78%) Windows Server
3 12 (8.11%) Unix
4 8 (5.41%) Linux
5 3 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (52.03%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (18.92%) Migration
2 28 (18.92%) Scrum
3 25 (16.89%) ETL
4 24 (16.22%) MVC
5 20 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (12.84%) CRM
6 19 (12.84%) Data Modelling
7 16 (10.81%) DevOps
8 15 (10.14%) Data Migration
9 14 (9.46%) TDD
9 14 (9.46%) Waterfall
10 13 (8.78%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (8.78%) Test Scripting
11 12 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (7.43%) Configuration Management
13 10 (6.76%) BDD
13 10 (6.76%) Data Analysis
13 10 (6.76%) Software Engineering
14 9 (6.08%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 39 (26.35%) C#
2 28 (18.92%) T-SQL
3 18 (12.16%) Java
4 14 (9.46%) PowerShell
5 13 (8.78%) JavaScript
6 10 (6.76%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.70%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.03%) C
8 3 (2.03%) COBOL
8 3 (2.03%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.03%) VBA
9 2 (1.35%) XAML
10 1 (0.68%) Korn
10 1 (0.68%) PHP
10 1 (0.68%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (5.41%) Degree
2 7 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (4.73%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.38%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.03%) ISEB
4 3 (2.03%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.11%) QA
2 7 (4.73%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (12.84%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.03%) vSphere
3 3 (2.03%) XenApp
4 2 (1.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (8.78%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (7.43%) SCOM
3 8 (5.41%) Puppet
4 3 (2.03%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.03%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.35%) vRealize
6 1 (0.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 60 (40.54%) Microsoft
2 21 (14.19%) Oracle
3 8 (5.41%) IBM
3 8 (5.41%) SaltStack
4 6 (4.05%) VMware
5 4 (2.70%) Adobe
5 4 (2.70%) SAP
6 3 (2.03%) Citrix
6 3 (2.03%) EMC
6 3 (2.03%) Sophos
6 3 (2.03%) Symantec
7 1 (0.68%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.68%) Sybase
7 1 (0.68%) Tableau
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