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 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 55 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 18.33% 10.73% 11.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 56.70% 34.55% 43.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 11 10
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£313 £445 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.77% +48.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £260 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £472 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%
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
97 55 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 32.33% 31.07% 26.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 28 27
Average daily rate £350 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 24 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 24 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 21 (23.86%) ETL
3 18 (20.45%) Windows
3 18 (20.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (18.18%) Oracle
4 16 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (17.05%) ITIL
5 15 (17.05%) Finance
5 15 (17.05%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (15.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (15.91%) DB2
7 13 (14.77%) UNIX
7 13 (14.77%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (13.64%) SSL
8 12 (13.64%) Middleware
8 12 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (12.50%) Time Sharing Option
9 11 (12.50%) zOS
9 11 (12.50%) Mainframe
9 11 (12.50%) IBM
10 10 (11.36%) T-SQL
10 10 (11.36%) SDLC
11 9 (10.23%) C#
12 8 (9.09%) Sybase
12 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (9.09%) Teradata
12 8 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (9.09%) REXX
12 8 (9.09%) Analytical Skills

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 7 (7.95%) IIS
2 6 (6.82%) MQSeries
3 5 (5.68%) CICS
4 3 (3.41%) SAS
5 2 (2.27%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle HRMS
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.64%) SSL
2 7 (7.95%) HTTP
3 6 (6.82%) Kerberos
3 6 (6.82%) DNS
3 6 (6.82%) SMTP
3 6 (6.82%) FTP
3 6 (6.82%) Firewall
3 6 (6.82%) SSH
4 1 (1.14%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 18 (20.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (15.91%) DB2
4 14 (15.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (7.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (7.95%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (5.68%) OLTP
9 4 (4.55%) Relational Database
10 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (3.41%) MySQL
10 3 (3.41%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (3.41%) QlikView
11 2 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (2.27%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
12 1 (1.14%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (5.68%) SoapUI
2 3 (3.41%) Selenium
2 3 (3.41%) JUnit
2 3 (3.41%) eggPlant
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.27%) Subversion
3 2 (2.27%) JIRA
3 2 (2.27%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.14%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.14%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.14%) Ant
General
1 15 (17.05%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Banking
2 4 (4.55%) Retail
3 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.14%) Advertising
4 1 (1.14%) Local Government
4 1 (1.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 33 (37.50%) Analyst
2 18 (20.45%) Developer
3 11 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 10 (11.36%) Test Analyst
5 9 (10.23%) DBA
5 9 (10.23%) SQL Developer
6 8 (9.09%) Applications Support
7 7 (7.95%) Teradata Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Information Security Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) SQL DBA
8 5 (5.68%) Security Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) DB2 DBA
9 4 (4.55%) Administrator
10 3 (3.41%) Consultant
10 3 (3.41%) Architect
10 3 (3.41%) IT Support Analyst
10 3 (3.41%) Information Analyst
10 3 (3.41%) Data Analyst
10 3 (3.41%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.64%) Middleware
2 6 (6.82%) ISPF
3 5 (5.68%) .NET
4 4 (4.55%) XML
4 4 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (3.41%) SOAP
5 3 (3.41%) HTML
6 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.27%) MDX
6 2 (2.27%) XSLT
7 1 (1.14%) WSDL
7 1 (1.14%) JSON
7 1 (1.14%) CakePHP
7 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.14%) ADO.NET
7 1 (1.14%) Web Services
7 1 (1.14%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 8 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.82%) Clustering
4 5 (5.68%) NHS
5 3 (3.41%) Informatics
6 2 (2.27%) PKI
6 2 (2.27%) Replication
6 2 (2.27%) Data Extraction
6 2 (2.27%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.14%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.45%) Windows
2 13 (14.77%) UNIX
3 11 (12.50%) zOS
4 7 (7.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (7.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.55%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.41%) VMS
6 3 (3.41%) OpenVMS
7 2 (2.27%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (2.27%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.14%) Android
8 1 (1.14%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.86%) ETL
2 15 (17.05%) ITIL
2 15 (17.05%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (14.77%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (11.36%) SDLC
5 8 (9.09%) System Testing
6 7 (7.95%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (7.95%) Waterfall
6 7 (7.95%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (6.82%) Patch Management
7 6 (6.82%) Data Transformation
7 6 (6.82%) Integration Testing
7 6 (6.82%) Information Security
7 6 (6.82%) Migration
8 5 (5.68%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.68%) Test Automation
9 4 (4.55%) Data Migration
9 4 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (4.55%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.36%) T-SQL
2 9 (10.23%) C#
3 8 (9.09%) REXX
4 7 (7.95%) JCL
4 7 (7.95%) PL/SQL
5 6 (6.82%) Java
6 5 (5.68%) C
7 3 (3.41%) C++
8 2 (2.27%) PHP
8 2 (2.27%) Assembly Language
8 2 (2.27%) CLIST
9 1 (1.14%) PHP5
9 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.14%) Perl
9 1 (1.14%) VBScript
9 1 (1.14%) VB
9 1 (1.14%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (6.82%) MCP
3 4 (4.55%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.41%) ISEB
5 2 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) QA
System Software
1 11 (12.50%) Time Sharing Option
2 6 (6.82%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 6 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.82%) RACF
2 6 (6.82%) VMware ESX
2 6 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) OMEGAMON
2 5 (5.68%) zSecure
3 1 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 16 (18.18%) Oracle
3 11 (12.50%) IBM
4 8 (9.09%) Sybase
4 8 (9.09%) Teradata
5 7 (7.95%) VMware
6 6 (6.82%) CA
6 6 (6.82%) MicroStrategy
6 6 (6.82%) Cognos
6 6 (6.82%) Tableau
7 1 (1.14%) HP
7 1 (1.14%) ATG
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