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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 63 48 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 18.48% 13.04% 9.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 57.80% 42.48% 40.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 36 12
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £225 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £376 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 - £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.40 - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.50 £27.41
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.61%
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
109 113 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 31.96% 30.71% 24.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 81 28
Average daily rate £300 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £402 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 4
Average hourly rate £18.14 - £24.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 - £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 - £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015, 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 49 (46.23%) SQL Server
2 39 (36.79%) .NET
3 32 (30.19%) Microsoft
4 27 (25.47%) Oracle
5 26 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (23.58%) ASP.NET
7 23 (21.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 22 (20.75%) C#
9 21 (19.81%) JavaScript
9 21 (19.81%) Finance
10 20 (18.87%) XML
11 19 (17.92%) HTML
12 18 (16.98%) T-SQL
13 17 (16.04%) Data Warehouse
13 17 (16.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 16 (15.09%) Windows
14 16 (15.09%) VB.NET
14 16 (15.09%) Visual Studio
15 15 (14.15%) MS Excel
15 15 (14.15%) Migration
16 13 (12.26%) BizTalk Server
16 13 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (11.32%) Web Services
18 11 (10.38%) CSS
18 11 (10.38%) SharePoint
18 11 (10.38%) ETL
18 11 (10.38%) Relational Database
18 11 (10.38%) jQuery
18 11 (10.38%) Test Scripting
18 11 (10.38%) Data Migration

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 13 (12.26%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (10.38%) SharePoint
3 9 (8.49%) SAS
4 8 (7.55%) IIS
5 6 (5.66%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.89%) CMS
6 2 (1.89%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.94%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (14.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.72%) MS Office
3 3 (2.83%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.94%) Cerner Millennium
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.66%) Internet
2 2 (1.89%) Network Security
2 2 (1.89%) SMTP
2 2 (1.89%) DNS
2 2 (1.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (46.23%) SQL Server
2 23 (21.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (16.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (16.04%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (10.38%) Relational Database
5 10 (9.43%) Oracle Database
6 9 (8.49%) MS Access
7 6 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (5.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (4.72%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (4.72%) MySQL
9 3 (2.83%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.83%) Data Mining
9 3 (2.83%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.89%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.89%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.89%) Big Data
10 2 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.94%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 16 (15.09%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.89%) MSI
3 2 (1.89%) Subversion
4 1 (0.94%) JIRA
4 1 (0.94%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.94%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (19.81%) Finance
2 8 (7.55%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.72%) Retail
3 5 (4.72%) Marketing
4 3 (2.83%) Billing
5 2 (1.89%) Advertising
5 2 (1.89%) Law
5 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (47.17%) Developer
2 35 (33.02%) Analyst
3 9 (8.49%) Test Analyst
4 8 (7.55%) Applications Support
4 8 (7.55%) .NET Developer
5 7 (6.60%) Data Analyst
6 6 (5.66%) VBA Developer
6 6 (5.66%) Excel Developer
6 6 (5.66%) AWS Developer
7 5 (4.72%) Excel VBA Developer
7 5 (4.72%) COBOL Developer
7 5 (4.72%) SQL Developer
7 5 (4.72%) Data Migration Analyst
7 5 (4.72%) Architect
8 4 (3.77%) Tester
8 4 (3.77%) Applications Developer
8 4 (3.77%) VB.NET Developer
8 4 (3.77%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (3.77%) Systems Architect
8 4 (3.77%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (36.79%) .NET
2 25 (23.58%) ASP.NET
3 20 (18.87%) XML
4 19 (17.92%) HTML
5 12 (11.32%) Web Services
6 11 (10.38%) CSS
6 11 (10.38%) jQuery
7 10 (9.43%) WinForms
8 9 (8.49%) .NET Framework
8 9 (8.49%) WCF
9 7 (6.60%) SOAP
10 6 (5.66%) ADO.NET
10 6 (5.66%) XML Messaging
10 6 (5.66%) REST
11 5 (4.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (4.72%) XSLT
11 5 (4.72%) WPF
11 5 (4.72%) Middleware
11 5 (4.72%) Entity Framework
12 4 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.60%) NHS
3 6 (5.66%) Clustering
4 3 (2.83%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.89%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.89%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.89%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.94%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.94%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.94%) Replication
6 1 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.09%) Windows
2 6 (5.66%) UNIX
3 2 (1.89%) Linux
3 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (14.15%) Migration
3 11 (10.38%) ETL
3 11 (10.38%) Test Scripting
3 11 (10.38%) Data Migration
4 10 (9.43%) Integration Testing
4 10 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (9.43%) Data Analysis
5 9 (8.49%) Scrum
5 9 (8.49%) CRM
5 9 (8.49%) Waterfall
6 8 (7.55%) E-Commerce
6 8 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (7.55%) MVC
7 7 (6.60%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (6.60%) ITIL
7 7 (6.60%) V-Model
8 6 (5.66%) Data Protection
8 6 (5.66%) Asset Management
8 6 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 22 (20.75%) C#
2 21 (19.81%) JavaScript
3 18 (16.98%) T-SQL
4 16 (15.09%) VB.NET
5 10 (9.43%) VBA
6 8 (7.55%) PL/SQL
7 6 (5.66%) COBOL
7 6 (5.66%) VB
7 6 (5.66%) VB6
8 5 (4.72%) VBScript
9 2 (1.89%) Java
10 1 (0.94%) C++
10 1 (0.94%) C
10 1 (0.94%) VC++
10 1 (0.94%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.94%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (8.49%) ISTQB
1 9 (8.49%) Degree
1 9 (8.49%) ISEB
2 3 (2.83%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.83%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.72%) QA
2 2 (1.89%) SLA
3 1 (0.94%) HL7
3 1 (0.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (6.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (30.19%) Microsoft
2 27 (25.47%) Oracle
3 6 (5.66%) TIBCO
4 4 (3.77%) Akamai
5 3 (2.83%) Tableau
5 3 (2.83%) Micro Focus
5 3 (2.83%) Teradata
5 3 (2.83%) Aprimo
6 2 (1.89%) SAP
7 1 (0.94%) Cognos
7 1 (0.94%) IBM
7 1 (0.94%) Citrix
7 1 (0.94%) Cerner
7 1 (0.94%) CommVault
7 1 (0.94%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.94%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.94%) Talend
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago