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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing SQL 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire 18.18% 16.67% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 100.00% 66.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £18.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+48.88% -29.68%
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
2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire 18.18% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £188 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+140.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £18.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (37.50%) Security Auditing
3 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (37.50%) InfoPath
3 3 (37.50%) MCTS
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) MCITP
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Workflow
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (37.50%) IIS
3 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) MCAD
3 3 (37.50%) MCSD
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) IIS
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (12.50%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Administrator
2 5 (62.50%) DBA
2 5 (62.50%) SQL DBA
3 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 3 (37.50%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) Ingres DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) jQuery
1 3 (37.50%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Security Auditing
2 3 (37.50%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
1 3 (37.50%) VBScript
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) MCAD
1 3 (37.50%) MCITP
1 3 (37.50%) MCSD
1 3 (37.50%) MCTS
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Capita