The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 5 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 10.20% 11.43% 15.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 36.36% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 7
Median daily rate £363 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £325 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £475 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £28.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-0.44% +12.50%
SQL
Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
15 33 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 30.61% 31.43% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 24 11
Median daily rate £450 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £402 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 25 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for SQL.

1 10 (66.67%) Unix
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
3 8 (53.33%) Banking
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle
5 5 (33.33%) JBoss
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 5 (33.33%) VMware
5 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 4 (26.67%) SDLC
6 4 (26.67%) Mainframe
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
7 3 (20.00%) AIX
7 3 (20.00%) Web Services
7 3 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (20.00%) ATG
7 3 (20.00%) Ab Initio
7 3 (20.00%) Service Management
7 3 (20.00%) ITIL
7 3 (20.00%) Demand Forecasting
7 3 (20.00%) JIRA
7 3 (20.00%) QA
7 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (13.33%) Degree
8 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
8 2 (13.33%) Heroku
8 2 (13.33%) Engine Yard

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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 5 (33.33%) JBoss
2 2 (13.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (13.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (6.67%) CMS
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (13.33%) Engine Yard
1 2 (13.33%) GitHub
1 2 (13.33%) Heroku
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) DB2
2 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.67%) Big Data
3 1 (6.67%) Data Mart
3 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) OLTP
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.67%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (6.67%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (20.00%) JIRA
3 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (13.33%) Vagrant
4 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Unix Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Environment Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) DBA
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Support
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Unix Support
3 2 (13.33%) Unix Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Mainframe DBA
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) MCollective
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.67%) Ajax
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) CAML
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) REST
3 1 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (13.33%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (6.67%) Taxonomies
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
1 10 (66.67%) Unix
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) AIX
4 2 (13.33%) CentOS
4 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
5 1 (6.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 4 (26.67%) SDLC
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (20.00%) Demand Forecasting
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (13.33%) Workflow
5 1 (6.67%) Data Governance
5 1 (6.67%) Data Stewardship
5 1 (6.67%) Database Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (6.67%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (6.67%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (13.33%) Python
1 2 (13.33%) Ruby
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) AWS Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Ansible
1 2 (13.33%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (13.33%) Cobbler
1 2 (13.33%) Nagios
1 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Ab Initio
3 3 (20.00%) ATG
3 3 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (13.33%) BMC
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
4 2 (13.33%) Teradata
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) RainStor