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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL 46 44 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 13.69% 13.75% 12.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.46% 46.32% 63.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 33 13
Average daily rate
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£315 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £168 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
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 95 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 29.46% 29.69% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 72 16
Average daily rate £315 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £165 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £463 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Average hourly rate £22.50 £30.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.22% -19.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 2015.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 37 (40.66%) SQL Server
2 31 (34.07%) .NET
3 30 (32.97%) Oracle
4 24 (26.37%) Microsoft
5 22 (24.18%) XML
5 22 (24.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (21.98%) C#
7 17 (18.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (17.58%) ASP.NET
9 14 (15.38%) ETL
9 14 (15.38%) SharePoint
9 14 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (15.38%) Finance
10 11 (12.09%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (12.09%) XSLT
10 11 (12.09%) Java
10 11 (12.09%) VB.NET
10 11 (12.09%) Marketing
11 10 (10.99%) VBA
11 10 (10.99%) HTML
11 10 (10.99%) T-SQL
11 10 (10.99%) Web Services
11 10 (10.99%) NHS
11 10 (10.99%) Middleware
12 9 (9.89%) Management Information System
12 9 (9.89%) Windows
12 9 (9.89%) Active Directory
13 8 (8.79%) UNIX
13 8 (8.79%) JavaScript
13 8 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 14 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.59%) Apache Spark
3 4 (4.40%) IIS
3 4 (4.40%) SAS
4 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.10%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) MS Office
2 3 (3.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.30%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.10%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.20%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) SMS
1 2 (2.20%) Internet
1 2 (2.20%) Network Security
2 1 (1.10%) LAN
2 1 (1.10%) WAN
2 1 (1.10%) DHCP
2 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.10%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (40.66%) SQL Server
2 22 (24.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (18.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (12.09%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (8.79%) Relational Database
6 7 (7.69%) Oracle Database
6 7 (7.69%) Data Mining
6 7 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (6.59%) MySQL
7 6 (6.59%) Hadoop
7 6 (6.59%) Apache Hive
7 6 (6.59%) Big Data
8 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Power View
8 3 (3.30%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (3.30%) OLAP
9 2 (2.20%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.20%) Essbase
9 2 (2.20%) Data Mart
9 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.49%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.20%) MSI
4 1 (1.10%) JMeter
4 1 (1.10%) NUnit
4 1 (1.10%) Subversion
4 1 (1.10%) Maven
4 1 (1.10%) JIRA
4 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (15.38%) Finance
2 11 (12.09%) Marketing
3 6 (6.59%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.40%) Advertising
5 3 (3.30%) Law
6 2 (2.20%) Legal
6 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.20%) Retail
7 1 (1.10%) Billing
7 1 (1.10%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (30.77%) Developer
2 24 (26.37%) Analyst
3 6 (6.59%) Consultant
3 6 (6.59%) Architect
3 6 (6.59%) DBA
3 6 (6.59%) SQL DBA
3 6 (6.59%) Campaign Analyst
3 6 (6.59%) Designer
4 5 (5.49%) Integration Specialist
4 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (5.49%) SQL Developer
4 5 (5.49%) Data Manager
5 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Developer
5 4 (4.40%) Systems Architect
5 4 (4.40%) Applications Developer
5 4 (4.40%) Project Manager
5 4 (4.40%) Administrator
5 4 (4.40%) .NET Developer
5 4 (4.40%) Data Analytics Manager
6 3 (3.30%) Applications Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (34.07%) .NET
2 22 (24.18%) XML
3 16 (17.58%) ASP.NET
4 11 (12.09%) XSLT
5 10 (10.99%) Middleware
5 10 (10.99%) Web Services
5 10 (10.99%) HTML
6 7 (7.69%) SOAP
6 7 (7.69%) REST
7 6 (6.59%) MDX
8 5 (5.49%) .NET Framework
8 5 (5.49%) XSD
8 5 (5.49%) Itk
9 4 (4.40%) ADO.NET
10 3 (3.30%) CSS
10 3 (3.30%) WinForms
10 3 (3.30%) WCF
10 3 (3.30%) jQuery
11 2 (2.20%) Spring.NET
11 2 (2.20%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.99%) NHS
2 9 (9.89%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.59%) Clustering
4 5 (5.49%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.40%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (3.30%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.10%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.10%) Open Source
8 1 (1.10%) Statistics
8 1 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.89%) Windows
2 8 (8.79%) UNIX
3 5 (5.49%) AIX
4 4 (4.40%) Linux
5 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.10%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.38%) ETL
1 14 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (8.79%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (8.79%) Analytics
3 7 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (7.69%) Data Analytics
4 6 (6.59%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (6.59%) Data Protection
4 6 (6.59%) Data Architecture
4 6 (6.59%) Direct Marketing
4 6 (6.59%) Asset Management
4 6 (6.59%) Project Management
4 6 (6.59%) MVC
4 6 (6.59%) SOA
4 6 (6.59%) OO
4 6 (6.59%) CRM
4 6 (6.59%) E-Commerce
5 5 (5.49%) EAI
5 5 (5.49%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.98%) C#
2 11 (12.09%) Java
2 11 (12.09%) VB.NET
3 10 (10.99%) VBA
3 10 (10.99%) T-SQL
4 8 (8.79%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.59%) VB
6 5 (5.49%) VBScript
7 4 (4.40%) VB6
8 3 (3.30%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.30%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.20%) COBOL
9 2 (2.20%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (1.10%) VC++
10 1 (1.10%) C
10 1 (1.10%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (5.49%) Degree
2 3 (3.30%) ISEB
2 3 (3.30%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) QA
1 5 (5.49%) HL7
2 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (9.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.10%) XenApp
2 1 (1.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (32.97%) Oracle
2 24 (26.37%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.79%) Teradata
4 7 (7.69%) HP
5 6 (6.59%) Software AG
5 6 (6.59%) Aprimo
5 6 (6.59%) TIBCO
5 6 (6.59%) webMethods
5 6 (6.59%) Tableau
6 4 (4.40%) Akamai
7 2 (2.20%) Hyperion
7 2 (2.20%) Citrix
8 1 (1.10%) Cognos
8 1 (1.10%) Motorola
8 1 (1.10%) CommVault
8 1 (1.10%) Google
8 1 (1.10%) Micro Focus
8 1 (1.10%) VMware
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £325 - £375 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £470 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £460 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 24 days ago