The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL 32 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 14.04% 13.08% 8.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 66.67% 36.17% 32.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 9 7
Average daily rate
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£300 £308 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -23.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £189 £106
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £334 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £18.46 - £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-29.68% +16.36%
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
48 47 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 21.05% 36.15% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 22 16
Average daily rate £300 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £413 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £18.46 - £15.46
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
1 16 (27.12%) Oracle
2 13 (22.03%) Java
2 13 (22.03%) PL/SQL
2 13 (22.03%) Finance
3 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
3 12 (20.34%) XML
4 11 (18.64%) Windows
5 10 (16.95%) UNIX
6 9 (15.25%) DB2
6 9 (15.25%) T-SQL
7 8 (13.56%) Integration Testing
8 7 (11.86%) IBM
8 7 (11.86%) REXX
8 7 (11.86%) Migration
9 6 (10.17%) zOS
9 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (10.17%) JCL
9 6 (10.17%) Mainframe
9 6 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (10.17%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (10.17%) OMEGAMON
9 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (10.17%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (8.47%) Relational Database
10 5 (8.47%) Oracle EBS R12
10 5 (8.47%) ISTQB
10 5 (8.47%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2005

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 (6.78%) IIS
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (3.39%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.39%) SAS
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.69%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.69%) CICS
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
2 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.69%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) HTTP
2 4 (6.78%) SSL
3 3 (5.08%) SMTP
3 3 (5.08%) FTP
3 3 (5.08%) DNS
3 3 (5.08%) Firewall
4 1 (1.69%) SSH
4 1 (1.69%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.69%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.25%) DB2
3 6 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (10.17%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (8.47%) Relational Database
4 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (8.47%) OLTP
5 3 (5.08%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.08%) MySQL
6 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.69%) QlikView
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Ant
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (3.39%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.69%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.69%) JUnit
General
1 13 (22.03%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Banking
3 3 (5.08%) Retail
3 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.39%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (30.51%) Developer
2 13 (22.03%) Analyst
3 11 (18.64%) DBA
4 8 (13.56%) Test Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) SQL DBA
6 6 (10.17%) Consultant
6 6 (10.17%) SQL Developer
7 5 (8.47%) Administrator
8 4 (6.78%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Applications Support
8 4 (6.78%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Oracle Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) DB2 DBA
8 4 (6.78%) IT Support
9 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Oracle Developer
10 2 (3.39%) SQL Server DBA
10 2 (3.39%) Java Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Perl Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) XML
2 5 (8.47%) HTML
3 4 (6.78%) Middleware
4 3 (5.08%) Spring
4 3 (5.08%) SOAP
4 3 (5.08%) .NET
4 3 (5.08%) J2EE
5 2 (3.39%) Web Services
5 2 (3.39%) XSLT
5 2 (3.39%) JDBC
5 2 (3.39%) JSP
5 2 (3.39%) WSDL
6 1 (1.69%) JiBX
6 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.69%) POJO
6 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.69%) Spring MVC
6 1 (1.69%) jQuery
6 1 (1.69%) JSON
6 1 (1.69%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Mainframe
2 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.08%) Replication
3 3 (5.08%) Clustering
4 1 (1.69%) Informatics
4 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.69%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.69%) PKI
4 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.64%) Windows
2 10 (16.95%) UNIX
3 6 (10.17%) zOS
4 5 (8.47%) Windows XP
5 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (6.78%) VMS
5 4 (6.78%) OpenVMS
5 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.39%) Linux
7 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.69%) Android
7 1 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.56%) Integration Testing
2 7 (11.86%) Migration
3 6 (10.17%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (8.47%) ETL
5 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.78%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (5.08%) Data Migration
6 3 (5.08%) ITIL
7 2 (3.39%) Workflow
7 2 (3.39%) Change Management
7 2 (3.39%) UML
7 2 (3.39%) OO
7 2 (3.39%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.39%) SOA
7 2 (3.39%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.39%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.39%) Data Architecture
7 2 (3.39%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.39%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.03%) Java
1 13 (22.03%) PL/SQL
2 9 (15.25%) T-SQL
3 7 (11.86%) REXX
4 6 (10.17%) JCL
5 5 (8.47%) C
6 3 (5.08%) C#
6 3 (5.08%) Perl
7 1 (1.69%) PHP5
7 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.69%) PHP
7 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.69%) Assembly Language
7 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.69%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.47%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (5.08%) MCP
3 3 (5.08%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.39%) ISEB
5 1 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.08%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.69%) RACF
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
1 16 (27.12%) Oracle
2 7 (11.86%) IBM
3 3 (5.08%) Sybase
3 3 (5.08%) VMware
4 2 (3.39%) Perforce
5 1 (1.69%) Cognos
5 1 (1.69%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.69%) CA
5 1 (1.69%) HP
5 1 (1.69%) Teradata
5 1 (1.69%) ATG
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