The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 56 42 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 14.66% 12.84% 13.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.18% 43.30% 48.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 26 37
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £294 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £448 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £22.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -23.07%
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
136 97 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 35.60% 29.66% 28.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 65 74
Average daily rate £388 £320 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.09% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -26.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 30 April 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 30 April 2016, 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 55 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 39 (35.45%) .NET
4 35 (31.82%) C#
5 28 (25.45%) Scrum
6 26 (23.64%) Microsoft
7 25 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 22 (20.00%) MVC
9 21 (19.09%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (19.09%) SharePoint
10 20 (18.18%) Migration
10 20 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 18 (16.36%) ETL
11 18 (16.36%) ASP.NET
12 17 (15.45%) Oracle
12 17 (15.45%) Data Modelling
13 16 (14.55%) MS Excel
13 16 (14.55%) HTML
13 16 (14.55%) WCF
14 15 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 15 (13.64%) Data Migration
14 15 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
15 14 (12.73%) Data Analysis
15 14 (12.73%) T-SQL
16 13 (11.82%) CRM
16 13 (11.82%) ASP.NET MVC
16 13 (11.82%) SQL Server 2012
17 12 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
17 12 (10.91%) XML
18 11 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 21 (19.09%) SharePoint
2 9 (8.18%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.64%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.82%) FileNet
4 2 (1.82%) Node.js
4 2 (1.82%) NServiceBus
4 2 (1.82%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.91%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (14.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.73%) MS Office
4 2 (1.82%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.91%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (6.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.27%) Office 365
3 6 (5.45%) IaaS
4 3 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.82%) SaaS
5 2 (1.82%) Yammer
6 1 (0.91%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.91%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.55%) FTP
1 5 (4.55%) Internet
2 2 (1.82%) Network Security
3 1 (0.91%) HTTP
3 1 (0.91%) LAN
3 1 (0.91%) NAS
3 1 (0.91%) SAN
3 1 (0.91%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (11.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (10.00%) Relational Database
8 10 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (5.45%) Oracle Database
9 6 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (4.55%) Big Data
10 5 (4.55%) Hadoop
10 5 (4.55%) MS Access
11 4 (3.64%) Apache Hive
11 4 (3.64%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (3.64%) Impala
12 3 (2.73%) Power BI
13 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Power View
13 2 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (1.82%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 11 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (6.36%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.82%) Ant
3 2 (1.82%) FxCop
3 2 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (1.82%) StyleCop
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.91%) Selenium
4 1 (0.91%) Subversion
4 1 (0.91%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (6.36%) Finance
2 6 (5.45%) Retail
3 3 (2.73%) Marketing
4 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.91%) Advertising
5 1 (0.91%) Back Office
5 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.91%) Law
5 1 (0.91%) Legal
5 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.91%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 60 (54.55%) Developer
2 27 (24.55%) .NET Developer
3 19 (17.27%) SQL Developer
4 18 (16.36%) Analyst
5 13 (11.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 11 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 10 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (6.36%) Business Analyst
9 6 (5.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 6 (5.45%) Consultant
9 6 (5.45%) SQL Server Developer
9 6 (5.45%) SSIS Developer
9 6 (5.45%) Tester
10 5 (4.55%) Applications Support
10 5 (4.55%) Integration Tester
10 5 (4.55%) Systems Tester
10 5 (4.55%) T-SQL Developer
11 4 (3.64%) Data Analyst
11 4 (3.64%) Oracle Developer
11 4 (3.64%) XML Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (35.45%) .NET
2 18 (16.36%) ASP.NET
3 16 (14.55%) HTML
3 16 (14.55%) WCF
4 13 (11.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (10.91%) XML
6 11 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 8 (7.27%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 8 (7.27%) CSS
8 7 (6.36%) Web Services
8 7 (6.36%) WPF
9 6 (5.45%) .NET Framework
10 5 (4.55%) jQuery
10 5 (4.55%) XML Messaging
10 5 (4.55%) XSLT
11 4 (3.64%) DHTML
12 3 (2.73%) AngularJS
12 3 (2.73%) Entity Framework
12 3 (2.73%) NHibernate
12 3 (2.73%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.64%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.64%) Data Conversion
2 4 (3.64%) Reference Data
3 3 (2.73%) NHS
4 2 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.82%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.82%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (0.91%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.91%) Clustering
5 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.91%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.91%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.27%) Windows
2 5 (4.55%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.64%) Unix
4 2 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (25.45%) Scrum
3 22 (20.00%) MVC
4 21 (19.09%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (18.18%) Migration
6 18 (16.36%) ETL
7 17 (15.45%) Data Modelling
8 15 (13.64%) Data Migration
9 14 (12.73%) Data Analysis
10 13 (11.82%) CRM
11 11 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
11 11 (10.00%) TDD
12 10 (9.09%) DevOps
13 9 (8.18%) Waterfall
14 8 (7.27%) GAP Analysis
14 8 (7.27%) Logical Data Model
14 8 (7.27%) Test Scripting
14 8 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
15 7 (6.36%) BDD
15 7 (6.36%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 35 (31.82%) C#
2 14 (12.73%) T-SQL
3 9 (8.18%) JavaScript
4 8 (7.27%) Java
5 7 (6.36%) PowerShell
6 6 (5.45%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.64%) Scala
8 3 (2.73%) COBOL
8 3 (2.73%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.73%) VBA
9 2 (1.82%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.91%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.91%) R
10 1 (0.91%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (1.82%) SC Cleared
1 2 (1.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.91%) DBS Check
2 1 (0.91%) Degree
2 1 (0.91%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.27%) Data Quality
2 6 (5.45%) QA
3 5 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.73%) HDFS
3 2 (1.82%) vCloud
3 2 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (6.36%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.55%) SCOM
3 3 (2.73%) Puppet
4 2 (1.82%) vRealize
5 1 (0.91%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (23.64%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.45%) Oracle
3 4 (3.64%) SAP
4 3 (2.73%) IBM
4 3 (2.73%) Tableau
4 3 (2.73%) VMware
5 2 (1.82%) Casewise
5 2 (1.82%) Infor
5 2 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.82%) SaltStack
5 2 (1.82%) Trillium
6 1 (0.91%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.91%) Altiris
6 1 (0.91%) Google
6 1 (0.91%) JDA
6 1 (0.91%) LANDesk
6 1 (0.91%) Omniture
6 1 (0.91%) Remedy
6 1 (0.91%) Sybase
6 1 (0.91%) webMethods
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Rate: Competitive Daily Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Blue Fire Professional Services
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago