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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 14 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL 10 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 10.99% 8.62% 1.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.64% 23.81% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Median daily rate £325 £349 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+45.13% -29.68%
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
39 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 42.86% 36.21% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 3
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £324 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £490 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

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 28 May 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 28 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for SQL.

1 18 (75.00%) Finance
2 15 (62.50%) Banking
3 14 (58.33%) Java
4 13 (54.17%) Web Services
5 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (41.67%) JBoss
6 10 (41.67%) Oracle
6 10 (41.67%) SDLC
7 9 (37.50%) XML
7 9 (37.50%) TDD
7 9 (37.50%) Hibernate
8 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 7 (29.17%) DB2
9 7 (29.17%) Unix
9 7 (29.17%) Linux
9 7 (29.17%) Mainframe
9 7 (29.17%) Service Management
9 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (25.00%) WebSphere
10 6 (25.00%) Subversion
10 6 (25.00%) CMMI
10 6 (25.00%) Project Management
10 6 (25.00%) PRINCE
10 6 (25.00%) JMS
10 6 (25.00%) Chordiant
10 6 (25.00%) WSDL
10 6 (25.00%) ClearCase
10 6 (25.00%) PMI
10 6 (25.00%) PMI Certification
10 6 (25.00%) CICS

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 10 (41.67%) JBoss
2 6 (25.00%) CICS
2 6 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.33%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.17%) CMS
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (8.33%) Engine Yard
1 2 (8.33%) GitHub
1 2 (8.33%) Heroku
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) LDAP
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) DB2
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.17%) Big Data
4 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.17%) MySQL
4 1 (4.17%) OLTP
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.17%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (4.17%) PowerPivot
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) ClearCase
1 6 (25.00%) Subversion
2 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (8.33%) JUnit
4 2 (8.33%) Mockito
4 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (8.33%) Vagrant
5 1 (4.17%) JIRA
5 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (75.00%) Finance
2 15 (62.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 4 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
3 4 (16.67%) HTML Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Java Mobile Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Linux Support
5 2 (8.33%) Linux Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Unix Support
5 2 (8.33%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) Web Services
2 9 (37.50%) Hibernate
2 9 (37.50%) XML
3 6 (25.00%) CSS
3 6 (25.00%) EJB
3 6 (25.00%) HTML
3 6 (25.00%) J2EE
3 6 (25.00%) JMS
3 6 (25.00%) JSP
3 6 (25.00%) Servlets
3 6 (25.00%) Struts
3 6 (25.00%) WSDL
3 6 (25.00%) XSD
4 3 (12.50%) Spring
5 2 (8.33%) JPA
5 2 (8.33%) JSON
5 2 (8.33%) MCollective
5 2 (8.33%) REST
5 2 (8.33%) Spring MVC
6 1 (4.17%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Mainframe
2 6 (25.00%) PMI
3 5 (20.83%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (8.33%) Clustering
4 2 (8.33%) Device Driver
5 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.17%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (4.17%) Taxonomies
5 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
1 7 (29.17%) Unix
2 2 (8.33%) CentOS
2 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.17%) AIX
3 1 (4.17%) Android
3 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) SDLC
3 9 (37.50%) TDD
4 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (29.17%) Service Management
5 6 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
5 6 (25.00%) BDD
5 6 (25.00%) CMMI
5 6 (25.00%) PRINCE
5 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (25.00%) Project Management
5 6 (25.00%) RUP
5 6 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 5 (20.83%) Automated Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
8 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 3 (12.50%) DevOps
9 2 (8.33%) Kanban
9 2 (8.33%) OO
9 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Java
2 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (25.00%) Assembly Language
3 6 (25.00%) COBOL
4 5 (20.83%) C#
5 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (8.33%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) Go
6 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (12.50%) Sun Certification
3 2 (8.33%) AWS Certification
3 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Ansible
1 2 (8.33%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (8.33%) Cobbler
1 2 (8.33%) Nagios
1 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle
2 6 (25.00%) Chordiant
3 5 (20.83%) IBM
4 3 (12.50%) Sun
4 3 (12.50%) VMware
5 2 (8.33%) BMC
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow
6 1 (4.17%) Ab Initio
6 1 (4.17%) ATG
6 1 (4.17%) Google
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (4.17%) Teradata