The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Herefordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire 10.26% 20.00% 3.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.36% 75.00% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £450 £318 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.73% +5.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £28.31 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-1.10% +8.89%
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 Herefordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Herefordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire 28.21% 26.67% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 6
Median daily rate £275 £318 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.38% +5.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.85% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Herefordshire

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Herefordshire

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Herefordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Herefordshire

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Herefordshire

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Herefordshire

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hereford -5 2 £450 - 5
Ross-on-Wye - 1 £275 -
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 Herefordshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) Capita
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (16.67%) BPR
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) VBA
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (16.67%) Ingres
4 1 (16.67%) Rational Rose
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (16.67%) Ingres
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Rational Rose
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) DBA
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 2 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) ArcSight Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Ingres DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Project Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Regular Expression
2 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Solaris
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Attack Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) BPR
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
2 1 (16.67%) Content Development
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Database Security
2 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
2 1 (16.67%) SIEM
2 1 (16.67%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) VB6
2 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GPG13
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Capita
2 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Crossbeam
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk
2 1 (16.67%) VMware