The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Derbyshire / Derby
Rank 14 18 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL 19 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 10.80% 5.70% 11.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.65% 23.08% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 4
Median daily rate £161 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £288 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £8.63 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £23.52 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+70.06% -21.60%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Derby region.

Programming Languages Category
Derby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
62 39 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 35.23% 24.68% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 26 16
Median daily rate £350 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £114 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £405 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £8.63 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Derby region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Derby

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Derby region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Derby

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Derby region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Derby

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Derby region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 24 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 Derby region with a requirement for SQL.

1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (40.00%) Linux
3 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 14 (35.00%) Oracle
5 13 (32.50%) Unix
5 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (32.50%) Apache Spark
5 13 (32.50%) Power BI
6 12 (30.00%) Oracle Database
6 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (27.50%) PaaS
7 11 (27.50%) Relational Database
7 11 (27.50%) HDInsight
7 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 10 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
8 10 (25.00%) PL/SQL
8 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (25.00%) Manufacturing
8 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (22.50%) Finance
9 9 (22.50%) Business Analysis
9 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
9 9 (22.50%) Windows
10 8 (20.00%) HPUX
10 8 (20.00%) XML
10 8 (20.00%) .NET
10 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Derby 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 13 (32.50%) Apache Spark
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.00%) SAS
3 2 (5.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Project
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.50%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (7.50%) Demantra
3 3 (7.50%) SnowdropKCS
4 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (27.50%) PaaS
3 6 (15.00%) Azure Machine Learning
4 5 (12.50%) IaaS
4 5 (12.50%) SaaS
5 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.50%) DHCP
2 1 (2.50%) DNS
2 1 (2.50%) NAS
2 1 (2.50%) SAN
2 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 13 (32.50%) Power BI
3 12 (30.00%) Oracle Database
3 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (27.50%) HDInsight
4 11 (27.50%) Relational Database
5 10 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (17.50%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (17.50%) Hadoop
7 5 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (12.50%) Big Data
7 5 (12.50%) Data Lake
7 5 (12.50%) InfluxDB
7 5 (12.50%) MongoDB
7 5 (12.50%) NoSQL
7 5 (12.50%) OpenTSDB
8 4 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (5.00%) Appium
3 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.00%) Selenium
3 2 (5.00%) Subversion
4 1 (2.50%) JDeveloper
General
1 10 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 9 (22.50%) Finance
3 7 (17.50%) Retail
4 6 (15.00%) Aerospace
5 4 (10.00%) Publishing
6 2 (5.00%) Advertising
6 2 (5.00%) Banking
7 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Architect
4 7 (17.50%) Applications Support
4 7 (17.50%) Support Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) Data Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Azure Architect
7 4 (10.00%) Oracle Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) SQL Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (5.00%) .NET Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Data Scientist
9 2 (5.00%) Development Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Development Support Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) QA Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Ruby Engineer
10 1 (2.50%) Power BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) .NET
1 8 (20.00%) XML
2 5 (12.50%) JSON
3 3 (7.50%) RESTful
3 3 (7.50%) Software Packaging
3 3 (7.50%) Web Services
4 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.00%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.50%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.50%) HTML
5 1 (2.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (2.50%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (40.00%) Linux
2 13 (32.50%) Unix
3 9 (22.50%) Windows
4 8 (20.00%) HPUX
5 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
5 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.00%) Solaris
7 1 (2.50%) Android
7 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (22.50%) Business Analysis
3 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (17.50%) Machine Learning
4 7 (17.50%) Mathematics
5 6 (15.00%) Automated Testing
5 6 (15.00%) Change Control
5 6 (15.00%) ETL
5 6 (15.00%) QMS
6 5 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
6 5 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 5 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 5 (12.50%) Data Validation
6 5 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (12.50%) Migration
6 5 (12.50%) Process Improvement
6 5 (12.50%) Validation
7 4 (10.00%) DevOps
7 4 (10.00%) Quality Management
7 4 (10.00%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 7 (17.50%) C#
2 7 (17.50%) Python
3 6 (15.00%) R
3 6 (15.00%) Scala
3 6 (15.00%) VBA
4 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.00%) Java
6 2 (5.00%) Ruby
7 1 (2.50%) C
7 1 (2.50%) C++
7 1 (2.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (2.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 2 (5.00%) QA
3 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (35.00%) Oracle
3 7 (17.50%) Tableau
4 5 (12.50%) MuleSoft
4 5 (12.50%) Talend
5 2 (5.00%) Citrix
5 2 (5.00%) HP
5 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.50%) Siemens
6 1 (2.50%) Xamarin