The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 19 8
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Contract jobs citing SQL 7 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 10.94% 2.90% 8.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.58% 12.90% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
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£183 £384 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.44% +13.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £371 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £397 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.20 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -9.33%
SQL
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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
31 31 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 48.44% 22.46% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 10
Average daily rate £388 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £196 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £442 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (35.00%) .NET
3 7 (35.00%) Windows
4 6 (30.00%) Linux
5 5 (25.00%) UNIX
5 5 (25.00%) Web Services
5 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 5 (25.00%) HTML
5 5 (25.00%) Teradata
5 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (25.00%) Banking
5 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
6 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (20.00%) C#
6 4 (20.00%) MVC
6 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (15.00%) iPlanet
7 3 (15.00%) VMware
7 3 (15.00%) IIS
7 3 (15.00%) Python
7 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (15.00%) Java
7 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (15.00%) Perl
7 3 (15.00%) Degree
7 3 (15.00%) Subversion

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (15.00%) IIS
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.00%) iPlanet
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (5.00%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (5.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
4 1 (5.00%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
1 2 (10.00%) Intranet
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.00%) PowerCenter
4 1 (5.00%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Subversion
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (5.00%) NUnit
3 1 (5.00%) Ant
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Designer
3 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Database Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Teradata Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) .NET
2 5 (25.00%) Web Services
2 5 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (10.00%) J2EE
5 2 (10.00%) jQuery
5 2 (10.00%) EJB
5 2 (10.00%) CSS
5 2 (10.00%) JDBC
5 2 (10.00%) XML
6 1 (5.00%) Rendezvous
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.00%) WCF
6 1 (5.00%) LINQ
6 1 (5.00%) RESTful
6 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Clustering
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 5 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (20.00%) MVC
3 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (10.00%) Data Transformation
4 2 (10.00%) SOA
4 2 (10.00%) ETL
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) OO
4 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) OOP
5 1 (5.00%) Data Management
5 1 (5.00%) Data Mapping
5 1 (5.00%) Data Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) ERP
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (20.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (15.00%) Java
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) Perl
3 3 (15.00%) Python
4 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.00%) sed
5 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) VB
5 1 (5.00%) AWK
5 1 (5.00%) Jython
5 1 (5.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) Teradata
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Sybase
5 1 (5.00%) Cognos
5 1 (5.00%) IBM
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) Informatica
5 1 (5.00%) TIBCO
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