The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Herefordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Herefordshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank - 4 3
Contract jobs citing SQL 0 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire - 27.27% 25.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 100.00% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Average daily rate - £255 £218
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.24%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.79%
Programming Languages Category
Herefordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire 10.00% 27.27% 55.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 9
Average daily rate £400 £255 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.86% +13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Herefordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hereford - - - - 1
Leominster - - - -
Ross-on-Wye - - - -
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Herefordshire 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 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) ERD
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Herefordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) ERD
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) VMware