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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 17 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 4 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 4.12% 7.04% 6.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 14.71% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate £313 £304 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.88% -17.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.60 £27.20
% change year-on-year
-14.32% +5.12%
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
28 34 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 28.87% 47.89% 26.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 14
Average daily rate £383 £413 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £335 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £495 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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
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 5 February 2016, 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 8 (53.33%) Finance
1 8 (53.33%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) Web Services
3 4 (26.67%) XML
3 4 (26.67%) Unix
4 3 (20.00%) Change Management
4 3 (20.00%) Windows
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) JUnit
4 3 (20.00%) CSS
4 3 (20.00%) J2EE
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle
4 3 (20.00%) Spring
4 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (13.33%) CA LISA
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) Coaching
5 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Retail
5 2 (13.33%) BPEL
5 2 (13.33%) JSON

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) JBoss
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) LDAP
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos Impromptu
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos Powerplay
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos Transformer
2 1 (6.67%) DB2
2 1 (6.67%) DTS
2 1 (6.67%) ReportNet
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (20.00%) JUnit
2 2 (13.33%) Mockito
3 1 (6.67%) FishEye
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 8 (53.33%) Banking
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 3 (20.00%) HTML Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Mobile Developer
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Virtualisation Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Report Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) XML
3 3 (20.00%) CSS
3 3 (20.00%) J2EE
3 3 (20.00%) Spring
4 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (13.33%) JDBC
4 2 (13.33%) JPA
4 2 (13.33%) JSON
4 2 (13.33%) JSP
4 2 (13.33%) Servlets
4 2 (13.33%) SOAP
4 2 (13.33%) Spring MVC
4 2 (13.33%) WSDL
5 1 (6.67%) .NET
5 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.67%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Unix
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) Benchmarking
2 2 (13.33%) BPEL
2 2 (13.33%) Coaching
2 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Kanban
2 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) MVC
2 2 (13.33%) OO
2 2 (13.33%) Scrum
2 2 (13.33%) SOA
2 2 (13.33%) TDD
2 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (13.33%) UML
2 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.67%) VB
3 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CISA
1 1 (6.67%) CRISC
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) CA LISA
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Apple
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
2 2 (13.33%) Teradata
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Ab Initio
3 1 (6.67%) Cognos
3 1 (6.67%) Tableau
Knutsford, Cheshire
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