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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 13 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 8 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 9.30% 6.25% 5.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.62% 31.25% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 5
Average daily rate
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£325 £358 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.74%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +9.09%
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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
37 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 43.02% 20.00% 23.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 6 19
Average daily rate £365 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015, 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 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Banking
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Retail
5 2 (18.18%) Teradata
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
5 2 (18.18%) Cognos
5 2 (18.18%) Sybase
5 2 (18.18%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) UNIX
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
6 1 (9.09%) HTML5
6 1 (9.09%) SIEM
6 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Data Transformation
6 1 (9.09%) Database Security
6 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (9.09%) Rapid7
6 1 (9.09%) PhpStorm
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (9.09%) Cognos Transformer
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) Documentum
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (9.09%) MySQL
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (9.09%) Cognos Transformer
5 1 (9.09%) DB2
5 1 (9.09%) Informix
5 1 (9.09%) Cognos Powerplay
5 1 (9.09%) Cognos Impromptu
5 1 (9.09%) DTS
5 1 (9.09%) Ingres
5 1 (9.09%) ReportNet
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Lombardi
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) PhpStorm
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
1 6 (54.55%) Banking
2 3 (27.27%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Database Developer
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Test Environment Manager
5 1 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Environment Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Database Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) XSLT
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) Ajax
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
1 1 (9.09%) GIS
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
2 1 (9.09%) SIEM
2 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Data Transformation
2 1 (9.09%) Database Security
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 1 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) OOP
2 1 (9.09%) EAI
2 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
2 1 (9.09%) SOA
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VB
2 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
2 1 (9.09%) PHP5
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Sybase
1 2 (18.18%) Cognos
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Teradata
2 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
2 1 (9.09%) Rapid7
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) McAfee
2 1 (9.09%) IBM