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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 44 37 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 16.99% 13.31% 19.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.44% 37.00% 67.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 23 17
Average daily rate
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£325 £425 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +37.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £258 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £475 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £27.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -3.57%
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
99 100 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 38.22% 35.97% 28.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 61 25
Average daily rate £325 £350 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £195 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £458 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 4
Average hourly rate £22.43 £17.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.14% -49.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

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 28 January 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 33 (36.67%) Oracle
2 25 (27.78%) SQL Server
3 20 (22.22%) .NET
4 19 (21.11%) XML
5 16 (17.78%) Microsoft
5 16 (17.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (16.67%) C#
6 15 (16.67%) Java
7 14 (15.56%) UNIX
7 14 (15.56%) Linux
8 13 (14.44%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (14.44%) Windows
9 12 (13.33%) SharePoint
10 11 (12.22%) Finance
10 11 (12.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (11.11%) Management Information System
11 10 (11.11%) ASP.NET
11 10 (11.11%) Analytics
12 9 (10.00%) VBA
12 9 (10.00%) HP
13 8 (8.89%) Middleware
13 8 (8.89%) T-SQL
13 8 (8.89%) XSLT
13 8 (8.89%) OO
14 7 (7.78%) VBScript
14 7 (7.78%) VB.NET
14 7 (7.78%) Active Directory
14 7 (7.78%) NHS
14 7 (7.78%) Manufacturing
14 7 (7.78%) Marketing

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 12 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.78%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.44%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.22%) Apache
5 1 (1.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.11%) SAS
5 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.33%) MS Office
1 3 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
1 3 (3.33%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.22%) ENOVIA
2 2 (2.22%) Agresso
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.33%) SMS
2 2 (2.22%) SAN
3 1 (1.11%) DNS
3 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.11%) LAN
3 1 (1.11%) WAN
3 1 (1.11%) DHCP
3 1 (1.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (12.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (4.44%) Big Data
5 4 (4.44%) Apache Hive
5 4 (4.44%) Hadoop
5 4 (4.44%) Essbase
5 4 (4.44%) OLAP
5 4 (4.44%) Data Mining
5 4 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Power View
6 3 (3.33%) OLAP Cube
6 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.22%) Data Mart
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.56%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (3.33%) Maven
3 3 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.22%) NUnit
4 2 (2.22%) JMeter
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.11%) Ant
5 1 (1.11%) Subversion
5 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.11%) Hudson
5 1 (1.11%) MSBuild
General
1 11 (12.22%) Finance
2 7 (7.78%) Manufacturing
2 7 (7.78%) Marketing
3 5 (5.56%) Advertising
4 3 (3.33%) Law
5 2 (2.22%) Legal
5 2 (2.22%) Automotive
6 1 (1.11%) Banking
6 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (25.56%) Analyst
2 21 (23.33%) Developer
3 10 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 6 (6.67%) Designer
4 6 (6.67%) SQL Developer
4 6 (6.67%) SQL DBA
4 6 (6.67%) Consultant
4 6 (6.67%) DBA
4 6 (6.67%) Applications Support
5 5 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 5 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 5 (5.56%) Integration Specialist
6 4 (4.44%) .NET Developer
6 4 (4.44%) Administrator
7 3 (3.33%) Software Developer
7 3 (3.33%) Applications Consultant
7 3 (3.33%) Solutions Designer
7 3 (3.33%) Support Consultant
7 3 (3.33%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (3.33%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.22%) .NET
2 19 (21.11%) XML
3 10 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 8 (8.89%) Middleware
4 8 (8.89%) XSLT
5 7 (7.78%) MDX
6 5 (5.56%) XSD
6 5 (5.56%) HTML
6 5 (5.56%) Itk
7 4 (4.44%) Web Services
8 3 (3.33%) CSS
8 3 (3.33%) J2EE
8 3 (3.33%) Hibernate
8 3 (3.33%) Spring
8 3 (3.33%) .NET Framework
8 3 (3.33%) Java EE
9 2 (2.22%) WCF
9 2 (2.22%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 2 (2.22%) jQuery
9 2 (2.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.78%) NHS
3 5 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.44%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (2.22%) Open Source
5 2 (2.22%) Statistics
6 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.56%) UNIX
1 14 (15.56%) Linux
2 13 (14.44%) Windows
3 5 (5.56%) AIX
4 4 (4.44%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.22%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.11%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.44%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (11.11%) Analytics
3 8 (8.89%) OO
4 7 (7.78%) TDD
4 7 (7.78%) Data Analytics
5 6 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (6.67%) ITIL
5 6 (6.67%) SOA
6 5 (5.56%) EAI
6 5 (5.56%) ETL
6 5 (5.56%) Validation
6 5 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (4.44%) Campaign Management
7 4 (4.44%) Test Scripting
7 4 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (4.44%) Data Architecture
7 4 (4.44%) Software Engineering
7 4 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.67%) C#
1 15 (16.67%) Java
2 9 (10.00%) VBA
3 8 (8.89%) T-SQL
4 7 (7.78%) VBScript
4 7 (7.78%) VB.NET
5 6 (6.67%) VB
5 6 (6.67%) C
6 4 (4.44%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.44%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.33%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (2.22%) VB6
9 1 (1.11%) COBOL
9 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.11%) MCP
2 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.11%) ISEB
2 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) QA
2 5 (5.56%) HL7
3 2 (2.22%) SLA
4 1 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (7.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.22%) NFS
4 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.11%) XenApp
4 1 (1.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.11%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.11%) SCCM
2 1 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (36.67%) Oracle
2 16 (17.78%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.00%) HP
4 6 (6.67%) Software AG
4 6 (6.67%) webMethods
5 5 (5.56%) Teradata
6 4 (4.44%) Tableau
6 4 (4.44%) Hyperion
7 3 (3.33%) SAP
7 3 (3.33%) VMware
8 2 (2.22%) Aprimo
8 2 (2.22%) Motorola
8 2 (2.22%) IBM
8 2 (2.22%) Citrix
9 1 (1.11%) Cognos
9 1 (1.11%) Symantec
9 1 (1.11%) Sophos
9 1 (1.11%) Perforce
9 1 (1.11%) Google
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Capita - ITPS
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 21 days ago