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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 23 35 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 12.04% 19.55% 15.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.33% 57.38% 34.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 13
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£305 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.62% +3.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.71 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £26.96 £26.37
% change year-on-year
-3.54% +2.23%
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
67 61 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 35.08% 34.08% 46.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 40 38
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £75.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014, 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 (39.02%) Oracle
2 14 (34.15%) .NET
3 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
4 11 (26.83%) PL/SQL
5 10 (24.39%) C#
5 10 (24.39%) QA
6 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
6 9 (21.95%) NHS
7 8 (19.51%) HTML
7 8 (19.51%) T-SQL
8 7 (17.07%) Java
8 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
8 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
8 7 (17.07%) UNIX
8 7 (17.07%) ISEB
8 7 (17.07%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (17.07%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (17.07%) Software Testing
8 7 (17.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (17.07%) Degree
9 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
9 6 (14.63%) Finance
9 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
9 6 (14.63%) Web Services
9 6 (14.63%) XML
10 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (12.20%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
10 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (12.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.76%) Umbraco
2 4 (9.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (4.88%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.88%) AquaLogic
4 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.44%) SAS
4 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) PaaS
1 1 (2.44%) GitHub
1 1 (2.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) LAN
1 2 (4.88%) WAN
2 1 (2.44%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) MGCP
2 1 (2.44%) H.323
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (17.07%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (17.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
4 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database
4 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (7.32%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (4.88%) Siebel EIM
7 2 (4.88%) OLAP
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (2.44%) EDMS
8 1 (2.44%) DTS
8 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
8 1 (2.44%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (2.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (9.76%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (9.76%) Selenium
2 4 (9.76%) TestComplete
3 2 (4.88%) Ant
3 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Developer
2 14 (34.15%) Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Test Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Tester
4 4 (9.76%) QA Tester
4 4 (9.76%) QA Test Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle Financials Developer
4 4 (9.76%) QA Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Software Test Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) NHS Information Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Information Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) .NET
2 8 (19.51%) HTML
3 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
4 6 (14.63%) Web Services
4 6 (14.63%) XML
5 4 (9.76%) jQuery
5 4 (9.76%) HTML5
6 3 (7.32%) WCF
6 3 (7.32%) .NET Framework
7 2 (4.88%) Middleware
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (2.44%) WinForms
8 1 (2.44%) Spring
8 1 (2.44%) Ajax
8 1 (2.44%) MDX
8 1 (2.44%) XSLT
8 1 (2.44%) J2EE
8 1 (2.44%) EJB
8 1 (2.44%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) NHS
2 2 (4.88%) Statistics
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Online Games
3 1 (2.44%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.44%) Social Gaming
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) UNIX
2 3 (7.32%) Windows
3 2 (4.88%) Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.44%) Windows NT
4 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) Software Testing
2 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
2 5 (12.20%) Security Testing
2 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (9.76%) ETL
3 4 (9.76%) Load Testing
3 4 (9.76%) TDD
3 4 (9.76%) Automated Testing
3 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
3 4 (9.76%) Automation Testing
3 4 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (7.32%) V-Model
4 3 (7.32%) Content Management
4 3 (7.32%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (7.32%) Web Development
4 3 (7.32%) Integration Testing
4 3 (7.32%) Test Scripting
4 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.32%) Data Modelling
4 3 (7.32%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) PL/SQL
2 10 (24.39%) C#
3 8 (19.51%) T-SQL
4 7 (17.07%) Java
4 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.76%) VBScript
6 2 (4.88%) VB
6 2 (4.88%) VBA
6 2 (4.88%) XQuery
6 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.88%) C
7 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) ISEB
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
4 3 (7.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (24.39%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) HL7
2 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.44%) SCCM
1 1 (2.44%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (2.44%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Oracle
2 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.32%) Siebel
3 3 (7.32%) Informatica
4 2 (4.88%) BEA
5 1 (2.44%) BMC
5 1 (2.44%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.44%) NetApp
5 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.44%) Open Text
5 1 (2.44%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.44%) VMware
5 1 (2.44%) Facebook
5 1 (2.44%) Datanomic
5 1 (2.44%) Trillium
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco
5 1 (2.44%) IBM
5 1 (2.44%) EMC
5 1 (2.44%) Citrix
5 1 (2.44%) SAP
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