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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 10 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 46 59 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 11.53% 15.28% 13.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.99% 44.70% 38.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 51 28
Median daily rate £433 £388 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.61% +27.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £288 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £450 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.52 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+77.61% -24.93%

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
107 132 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 26.82% 34.20% 34.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 99 69
Median daily rate £438 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.86% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £458 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Median hourly rate £29.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017, 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 64 (52.46%) Microsoft
2 63 (51.64%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (40.98%) HTML
4 49 (40.16%) JavaScript
5 47 (38.52%) .NET
6 43 (35.25%) CSS
7 41 (33.61%) Web Services
8 37 (30.33%) ASP.NET
8 37 (30.33%) MVC
9 36 (29.51%) SQL Server
9 36 (29.51%) MS Excel
9 36 (29.51%) CRM
9 36 (29.51%) Microsoft Azure
10 33 (27.05%) T-SQL
10 33 (27.05%) Migration
11 32 (26.23%) Dynamics CRM
12 31 (25.41%) Data Migration
13 29 (23.77%) ASP.NET MVC
13 29 (23.77%) ASP.NET Web API
13 29 (23.77%) TDD
14 28 (22.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 26 (21.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 26 (21.31%) BDD
16 23 (18.85%) Data Conversion
16 23 (18.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 22 (18.03%) Team Foundation Server
18 21 (17.21%) Marketing
18 21 (17.21%) Data Warehouse
18 21 (17.21%) Campaign Management
19 19 (15.57%) C#

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 8 (6.56%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.74%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.28%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.28%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.64%) CMS
4 2 (1.64%) JBoss
4 2 (1.64%) SAS
5 1 (0.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.82%) ArchestrA
5 1 (0.82%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 36 (29.51%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.28%) MS Office
4 1 (0.82%) MS Project
4 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 32 (26.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (29.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.64%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.82%) Firewall
1 1 (0.82%) FTP
1 1 (0.82%) Network Security
1 1 (0.82%) SSH
1 1 (0.82%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (29.51%) SQL Server
2 28 (22.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (21.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (18.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 21 (17.21%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (12.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (5.74%) OLAP
7 7 (5.74%) Relational Database
8 6 (4.92%) Data Lake
8 6 (4.92%) IBM InfoSphere
9 3 (2.46%) Big Data
9 3 (2.46%) DB2
9 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (2.46%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.64%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (1.64%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.64%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 22 (18.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (7.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 9 (7.38%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.92%) JUnit
4 3 (2.46%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.46%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (1.64%) Ant
5 2 (1.64%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.64%) Subversion
6 1 (0.82%) MSTest
6 1 (0.82%) NUnit
6 1 (0.82%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.82%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.82%) Toad
General
1 21 (17.21%) Marketing
2 7 (5.74%) Retail
3 5 (4.10%) Advertising
3 5 (4.10%) Finance
4 2 (1.64%) Automotive
4 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.82%) Banking
5 1 (0.82%) Billing
Job Titles
1 82 (67.21%) Developer
2 31 (25.41%) CRM Developer
3 15 (12.30%) Analyst
4 14 (11.48%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 8 (6.56%) .NET Developer
5 8 (6.56%) Microsoft Developer
5 8 (6.56%) SQL Developer
6 7 (5.74%) Architect
6 7 (5.74%) ETL Developer
6 7 (5.74%) Java Developer
7 6 (4.92%) Business Analyst
7 6 (4.92%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.10%) Agile Developer
8 5 (4.10%) C# Developer
8 5 (4.10%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (4.10%) SQL Analyst
8 5 (4.10%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (3.28%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 4 (3.28%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (3.28%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (40.98%) HTML
2 47 (38.52%) .NET
3 43 (35.25%) CSS
4 41 (33.61%) Web Services
5 37 (30.33%) ASP.NET
6 29 (23.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 29 (23.77%) ASP.NET Web API
7 13 (10.66%) REST
8 12 (9.84%) SOAP
9 10 (8.20%) JSP
9 10 (8.20%) XML
10 8 (6.56%) AngularJS
10 8 (6.56%) jQuery
10 8 (6.56%) RESTful
10 8 (6.56%) Servlets
10 8 (6.56%) Spring
10 8 (6.56%) XSD
11 7 (5.74%) Struts
12 6 (4.92%) J2EE
12 6 (4.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (5.74%) User Experience
2 5 (4.10%) DataPower
3 3 (2.46%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.64%) Clustering
4 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.64%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.64%) NHS
4 2 (1.64%) SCADA
5 1 (0.82%) AS400
5 1 (0.82%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.11%) Windows
2 12 (9.84%) Unix
3 9 (7.38%) Linux
4 7 (5.74%) Windows Server
5 5 (4.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.82%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (51.64%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (30.33%) MVC
3 36 (29.51%) CRM
4 33 (27.05%) Migration
5 31 (25.41%) Data Migration
6 29 (23.77%) TDD
7 26 (21.31%) BDD
8 23 (18.85%) Data Conversion
9 21 (17.21%) Campaign Management
10 16 (13.11%) Data Management
11 15 (12.30%) Functional Testing
11 15 (12.30%) Master Data Management
11 15 (12.30%) Scrum
11 15 (12.30%) Web Development
12 12 (9.84%) Test Automation
13 10 (8.20%) ETL
13 10 (8.20%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (7.38%) Data Analysis
14 9 (7.38%) Test Planning
15 8 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 49 (40.16%) JavaScript
2 33 (27.05%) T-SQL
3 19 (15.57%) C#
4 17 (13.93%) Java
5 6 (4.92%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.10%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.28%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.46%) Python
9 2 (1.64%) PHP
9 2 (1.64%) VB
9 2 (1.64%) VBA
10 1 (0.82%) C
10 1 (0.82%) Ingres ABF
10 1 (0.82%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.82%) SAS Macro
10 1 (0.82%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (4.10%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.28%) Degree
2 4 (3.28%) ISEB
2 4 (3.28%) ISTQB
2 4 (3.28%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.28%) Data Quality
1 4 (3.28%) QA
2 3 (2.46%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (5.74%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.46%) WSUS
2 1 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 64 (52.46%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.66%) IBM
3 10 (8.20%) Oracle
4 4 (3.28%) Sun
5 3 (2.46%) Cisco
5 3 (2.46%) EMC
6 1 (0.82%) Adobe
6 1 (0.82%) Rockwell
6 1 (0.82%) SAP
6 1 (0.82%) Wonderware