The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 29 38 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 14.80% 13.52% 11.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.66% 57.58% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 14
Median daily rate £363 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £212 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £405 £467
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £13.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.45 £33.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-6.11% +28.84%
SQL
Merseyside

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

Programming Languages Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
77 66 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 39.29% 23.49% 23.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 30 32
Median daily rate £373 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £455 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £36.50 £13.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.37% -40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for SQL.

1 32 (50.79%) SQL Server
2 19 (30.16%) Oracle
3 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 14 (22.22%) .NET
4 14 (22.22%) C#
4 14 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (20.63%) Windows
6 12 (19.05%) JavaScript
6 12 (19.05%) MVC
7 11 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (17.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (14.29%) Migration
8 9 (14.29%) HTML
8 9 (14.29%) XML
8 9 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (12.70%) Web Services
9 8 (12.70%) Java
10 7 (11.11%) T-SQL
10 7 (11.11%) Unix
10 7 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (11.11%) Data Modelling
10 7 (11.11%) Finance
10 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (11.11%) Oracle Database
10 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (11.11%) Windows Server
11 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database 12c
11 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (9.52%) Data Migration
11 6 (9.52%) PowerShell

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (7.94%) ColdFusion
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.76%) Apache
3 3 (4.76%) IIS
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (4.76%) SAS
3 3 (4.76%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.59%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) Mingle
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) Firewall
2 2 (3.17%) FTP
2 2 (3.17%) HTTP
3 1 (1.59%) Internet
3 1 (1.59%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (50.79%) SQL Server
2 14 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (17.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 7 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
6 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (4.76%) Informix
8 3 (4.76%) MySQL
8 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (3.17%) DB2
9 2 (3.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
9 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.35%) Subversion
3 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.17%) JIRA
5 1 (1.59%) JUnit
5 1 (1.59%) Selenium
5 1 (1.59%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.59%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.59%) Zephyr
General
1 7 (11.11%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Retail
3 4 (6.35%) Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Marketing
5 1 (1.59%) Back Office
5 1 (1.59%) Electronics
5 1 (1.59%) Front Office
5 1 (1.59%) Law
5 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (50.79%) Developer
2 12 (19.05%) SQL Developer
3 11 (17.46%) Analyst
4 9 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 7 (11.11%) DBA
6 6 (9.52%) SQL DBA
7 4 (6.35%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (6.35%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.35%) ColdFusion Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Report Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (4.76%) SSIS Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Sun Support
8 3 (4.76%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.17%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.22%) .NET
2 9 (14.29%) HTML
2 9 (14.29%) XML
3 8 (12.70%) Web Services
4 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET
5 5 (7.94%) jQuery
6 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (6.35%) ColdBox
7 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (4.76%) ODBC
7 3 (4.76%) XSLT
8 2 (3.17%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.17%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.17%) Entity Framework
8 2 (3.17%) J2EE
8 2 (3.17%) JMS
9 1 (1.59%) CSS
9 1 (1.59%) JDBC
9 1 (1.59%) JSP
9 1 (1.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.35%) NHS
3 3 (4.76%) Statistics
4 2 (3.17%) Data Extraction
4 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.59%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.63%) Windows
2 7 (11.11%) Unix
2 7 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.76%) Linux
4 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.05%) MVC
2 11 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (14.29%) Migration
4 7 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 6 (9.52%) Data Migration
6 5 (7.94%) CRM
6 5 (7.94%) ETL
7 4 (6.35%) SOA
7 4 (6.35%) Software Testing
8 3 (4.76%) Information Management
8 3 (4.76%) Integration Testing
8 3 (4.76%) Investment Management
8 3 (4.76%) ITIL V3
8 3 (4.76%) OO
8 3 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (4.76%) Practice Management
8 3 (4.76%) Release Management
8 3 (4.76%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.22%) C#
2 12 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 8 (12.70%) Java
4 7 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 6 (9.52%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.35%) CFML
6 4 (6.35%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.76%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.17%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
8 2 (3.17%) VB
8 2 (3.17%) VBScript
9 1 (1.59%) Perl
9 1 (1.59%) PHP
9 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.59%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) Siebel Certification
3 1 (1.59%) Degree
3 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Hyper-V
1 3 (4.76%) vSphere
2 1 (1.59%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (30.16%) Oracle
2 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.35%) SAP
4 3 (4.76%) Civica
4 3 (4.76%) IDERA
4 3 (4.76%) iManage
4 3 (4.76%) Siebel
4 3 (4.76%) Sun
4 3 (4.76%) Tableau
4 3 (4.76%) Teradata
4 3 (4.76%) VMware
5 1 (1.59%) Citrix
5 1 (1.59%) HP
5 1 (1.59%) Informatica
5 1 (1.59%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.59%) Sony
5 1 (1.59%) Sybase
5 1 (1.59%) Talend