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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL 49 26 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 21.12% 12.56% 20.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 68.06% 48.15% 58.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 18 12
Average daily rate £400 £281 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.22% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £185 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £358 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £95.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +1.78%
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
72 54 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 31.03% 26.09% 34.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 32 21
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 11 February 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 11 February 2016, 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 33 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 30 (30.30%) Oracle
3 28 (28.28%) Finance
4 23 (23.23%) Microsoft
5 19 (19.19%) PL/SQL
5 19 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (16.16%) Security Cleared
6 16 (16.16%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (15.15%) JavaScript
7 15 (15.15%) Windows
7 15 (15.15%) SC Cleared
8 13 (13.13%) Waterfall
8 13 (13.13%) E-Commerce
9 12 (12.12%) Informatica
9 12 (12.12%) XML
9 12 (12.12%) .NET
9 12 (12.12%) Banking
9 12 (12.12%) Oracle Database
10 11 (11.11%) Linux
10 11 (11.11%) ETL
11 10 (10.10%) Data Modelling
11 10 (10.10%) CRM
11 10 (10.10%) ITIL
11 10 (10.10%) DB2
11 10 (10.10%) HTML
11 10 (10.10%) Migration
11 10 (10.10%) Windows Server
12 9 (9.09%) Java
12 9 (9.09%) Data Migration

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 5 (5.05%) ATG Dynamo
1 5 (5.05%) JBoss
1 5 (5.05%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (4.04%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (4.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (3.03%) Confluence
3 3 (3.03%) IIS
3 3 (3.03%) Node.js
3 3 (3.03%) SAS
4 2 (2.02%) CICS
4 2 (2.02%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.01%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.01%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.01%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) MS Office
3 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (7.07%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (7.07%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.01%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) IaaS
1 3 (3.03%) PaaS
2 1 (1.01%) GitHub
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.03%) SAN
2 2 (2.02%) DNS
3 1 (1.01%) DHCP
3 1 (1.01%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.01%) LAN
3 1 (1.01%) SSH
3 1 (1.01%) SSL
3 1 (1.01%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (12.12%) Oracle Database
4 10 (10.10%) DB2
5 9 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (8.08%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (8.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (7.07%) InterSystems Cache
7 7 (7.07%) NoSQL
7 7 (7.07%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (5.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 5 (5.05%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (5.05%) PowerCenter
9 4 (4.04%) Relational Database
9 4 (4.04%) Siebel EIM
10 3 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (2.02%) MySQL
11 2 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (7.07%) Git (software)
1 7 (7.07%) Jenkins
1 7 (7.07%) Sonatype Nexus
1 7 (7.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (6.06%) Ant
2 6 (6.06%) Gerrit
2 6 (6.06%) Grunt
2 6 (6.06%) Maven
3 4 (4.04%) gulp
4 3 (3.03%) JIRA
5 2 (2.02%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (2.02%) Selenium
5 2 (2.02%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.01%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.01%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.01%) Gradle
6 1 (1.01%) JDeveloper
6 1 (1.01%) Subversion
6 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (28.28%) Finance
2 12 (12.12%) Banking
3 3 (3.03%) Advertising
3 3 (3.03%) Back Office
4 2 (2.02%) Marketing
4 2 (2.02%) Retail
5 1 (1.01%) Games
5 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (40.40%) Developer
2 31 (31.31%) Analyst
3 13 (13.13%) Consultant
4 9 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
5 8 (8.08%) SQL Developer
6 7 (7.07%) Applications Support
6 7 (7.07%) Applications Support Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) Information Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) SQL Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) Support Analyst
7 6 (6.06%) Java Developer
7 6 (6.06%) NHS Information Analyst
8 4 (4.04%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.04%) Administrator
8 4 (4.04%) Data Consultant
8 4 (4.04%) Data Migration Consultant
8 4 (4.04%) Migration Consultant
8 4 (4.04%) Oracle Consultant
8 4 (4.04%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (4.04%) Siebel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.12%) .NET
1 12 (12.12%) XML
2 10 (10.10%) HTML
3 8 (8.08%) Web Services
4 7 (7.07%) CSS
5 6 (6.06%) Ajax
5 6 (6.06%) ELK Stack
5 6 (6.06%) JSP
6 3 (3.03%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.03%) React
7 2 (2.02%) ISPF
7 2 (2.02%) Middleware
7 2 (2.02%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (1.01%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.01%) CakePHP
8 1 (1.01%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.01%) Oracle ADF
8 1 (1.01%) SOAP
8 1 (1.01%) Spring
8 1 (1.01%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.07%) iPad
2 6 (6.06%) NHS
3 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.03%) Wiki
5 2 (2.02%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.01%) Clustering
6 1 (1.01%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.01%) PKI
6 1 (1.01%) Replication
6 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.15%) Windows
2 11 (11.11%) Linux
3 10 (10.10%) Windows Server
4 8 (8.08%) Unix
5 2 (2.02%) Windows CE
5 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.02%) zOS
6 1 (1.01%) AIX
6 1 (1.01%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (16.16%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (13.13%) E-Commerce
3 13 (13.13%) Waterfall
4 11 (11.11%) ETL
5 10 (10.10%) CRM
5 10 (10.10%) Data Modelling
5 10 (10.10%) ITIL
5 10 (10.10%) Migration
6 9 (9.09%) Data Migration
7 8 (8.08%) Patch Management
8 7 (7.07%) Dashboard Development
8 7 (7.07%) Data Management
8 7 (7.07%) DevOps
8 7 (7.07%) Open Source
9 6 (6.06%) Test Scripting
10 5 (5.05%) SOA
10 5 (5.05%) System Testing
10 5 (5.05%) Workflow
11 4 (4.04%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.19%) PL/SQL
2 15 (15.15%) JavaScript
3 9 (9.09%) Java
4 8 (8.08%) C#
4 8 (8.08%) Perl
5 7 (7.07%) Bash Shell
5 7 (7.07%) Python
5 7 (7.07%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.05%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.03%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.03%) VB
7 3 (3.03%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.02%) VB6
9 1 (1.01%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.01%) JCL
9 1 (1.01%) LINC
9 1 (1.01%) PHP
9 1 (1.01%) REXX
9 1 (1.01%) VBA
9 1 (1.01%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 16 (16.16%) Security Cleared
2 15 (15.15%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.01%) AAT
4 1 (1.01%) Degree
4 1 (1.01%) ISEB
4 1 (1.01%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.01%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.01%) MCTS
4 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (3.03%) XenApp
2 2 (2.02%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 2 (2.02%) RACF
2 2 (2.02%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.01%) Docker
3 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (7.07%) Ansible
1 7 (7.07%) Puppet
2 3 (3.03%) EdgeSight
2 3 (3.03%) Nagios
2 3 (3.03%) SCOM
2 3 (3.03%) SCOrch
3 2 (2.02%) zSecure
4 1 (1.01%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.01%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (30.30%) Oracle
2 23 (23.23%) Microsoft
3 12 (12.12%) Informatica
4 7 (7.07%) Splunk
5 5 (5.05%) ATG
5 5 (5.05%) Siebel
6 4 (4.04%) HP
7 3 (3.03%) Citrix
7 3 (3.03%) IBM
7 3 (3.03%) SAP
7 3 (3.03%) Sybase
8 2 (2.02%) CA
9 1 (1.01%) Cognos
9 1 (1.01%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.01%) MEDITECH
9 1 (1.01%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (1.01%) Motorola
9 1 (1.01%) Teradata
9 1 (1.01%) Unisys
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Rate: £350 - £351 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
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Rate: £425 - £525 per day
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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