The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL 48 65 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 15.48% 17.15% 11.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.44% 54.62% 36.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 34 17
Median daily rate £303 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.20% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £168 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £23.25 - £13.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £33.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.48% +35.00%
SQL
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
108 119 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 34.84% 31.40% 32.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 57 50
Median daily rate £325 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £163 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £23.25 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -3 33 £325 +2.76% 17
Wirral +1 4 £283 +2.72% 2
Southport - 3 £350 - 1
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SQL.

1 51 (49.04%) Oracle
2 33 (31.73%) PL/SQL
2 33 (31.73%) Migration
3 32 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 27 (25.96%) Data Migration
5 23 (22.12%) .NET
6 22 (21.15%) Microsoft
7 21 (20.19%) Oracle Reports
7 21 (20.19%) SC Cleared
7 21 (20.19%) Security Cleared
8 20 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (19.23%) Oracle EBS
9 19 (18.27%) C#
9 19 (18.27%) Web Services
9 19 (18.27%) Oracle EBS R12
9 19 (18.27%) Oracle Payables
10 16 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (15.38%) Finance
11 15 (14.42%) JavaScript
11 15 (14.42%) T-SQL
11 15 (14.42%) Relational Database
12 13 (12.50%) XML
12 13 (12.50%) ETL
12 13 (12.50%) MVC
13 11 (10.58%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (10.58%) HTML
14 10 (9.62%) Unix
14 10 (9.62%) Windows
14 10 (9.62%) Analytical Skills

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 8 (7.69%) ColdFusion
2 6 (5.77%) IIS
2 6 (5.77%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.85%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (3.85%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.88%) Apache
4 3 (2.88%) SAS
5 1 (0.96%) ATG Dynamo
5 1 (0.96%) CMS
5 1 (0.96%) JBoss
5 1 (0.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (8.65%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.77%) MS Office
3 2 (1.92%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 20 (19.23%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (18.27%) Oracle EBS R12
2 19 (18.27%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (3.85%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (3.85%) Oracle iProcurement
4 3 (2.88%) SAP BPC
5 2 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.96%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.96%) GitHub
1 1 (0.96%) IaaS
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.92%) FTP
1 2 (1.92%) HTTP
1 2 (1.92%) Internet
1 2 (1.92%) Skype
2 1 (0.96%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (0.96%) DHCP
2 1 (0.96%) DMZ
2 1 (0.96%) DNS
2 1 (0.96%) IPsec
2 1 (0.96%) Network Security
2 1 (0.96%) SAN
2 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 21 (20.19%) Oracle Reports
3 20 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (14.42%) Relational Database
5 9 (8.65%) Oracle Database
6 8 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (2.88%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.88%) MySQL
9 3 (2.88%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.88%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (7.69%) JIRA
2 7 (6.73%) Subversion
3 5 (4.81%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.85%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.92%) Selenium
5 2 (1.92%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.96%) Ant
6 1 (0.96%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.96%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.96%) Maven
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.96%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.96%) Zephyr
General
1 16 (15.38%) Finance
2 6 (5.77%) Banking
3 5 (4.81%) Retail
4 3 (2.88%) Marketing
5 2 (1.92%) Electronics
5 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.96%) Back Office
6 1 (0.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 57 (54.81%) Developer
2 20 (19.23%) Analyst
3 18 (17.31%) SQL Developer
4 14 (13.46%) .NET Developer
5 13 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
6 10 (9.62%) C# Developer
6 10 (9.62%) Consultant
6 10 (9.62%) Data Migration Developer
7 9 (8.65%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (8.65%) DBA
8 8 (7.69%) E-Business Developer
8 8 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
8 8 (7.69%) SQL DBA
9 7 (6.73%) Business Developer
9 7 (6.73%) Data Analyst
10 6 (5.77%) ColdFusion Developer
11 5 (4.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 5 (4.81%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 5 (4.81%) SSIS Developer
11 5 (4.81%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (22.12%) .NET
2 19 (18.27%) Web Services
3 13 (12.50%) XML
4 11 (10.58%) HTML
5 9 (8.65%) jQuery
6 5 (4.81%) .NET Framework
6 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET
6 5 (4.81%) JSON
6 5 (4.81%) SOAP
7 4 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (3.85%) ColdBox
7 4 (3.85%) CSS
7 4 (3.85%) REST
7 4 (3.85%) Spring
8 3 (2.88%) Autofac
8 3 (2.88%) Hibernate
8 3 (2.88%) ODBC
8 3 (2.88%) SAML
8 3 (2.88%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.77%) NHS
3 5 (4.81%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.85%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.96%) Clustering
5 1 (0.96%) CMDB
5 1 (0.96%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.96%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.96%) Replication
5 1 (0.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.62%) Unix
1 10 (9.62%) Windows
1 10 (9.62%) Windows Server
2 7 (6.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (3.85%) Linux
3 4 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.92%) Solaris
5 1 (0.96%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (31.73%) Migration
2 27 (25.96%) Data Migration
3 16 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (12.50%) ETL
4 13 (12.50%) MVC
5 11 (10.58%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (7.69%) CRM
7 7 (6.73%) Data Modelling
7 7 (6.73%) E-business
8 6 (5.77%) ITIL
8 6 (5.77%) Scrum
9 5 (4.81%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (4.81%) SOA
10 4 (3.85%) Change Management
10 4 (3.85%) Data Analysis
10 4 (3.85%) Data Management
10 4 (3.85%) Integration Testing
10 4 (3.85%) Investment Management
10 4 (3.85%) Software Testing
10 4 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (31.73%) PL/SQL
2 19 (18.27%) C#
3 15 (14.42%) JavaScript
3 15 (14.42%) T-SQL
4 7 (6.73%) Java
4 7 (6.73%) VB
5 6 (5.77%) CFML
5 6 (5.77%) PowerShell
5 6 (5.77%) VB.NET
6 5 (4.81%) VB6
7 2 (1.92%) PHP
7 2 (1.92%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.92%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
Qualifications
1 21 (20.19%) SC Cleared
1 21 (20.19%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.88%) Degree
3 2 (1.92%) Siebel Certification
4 1 (0.96%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.88%) PCI DSS
1 3 (2.88%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.88%) vSphere
3 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.96%) DFS Replication
3 1 (0.96%) Firmware
3 1 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (0.96%) SCCM
1 1 (0.96%) SCVMM
1 1 (0.96%) TADDM
1 1 (0.96%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 51 (49.04%) Oracle
2 22 (21.15%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.81%) SAP
4 4 (3.85%) Siebel
4 4 (3.85%) VMware
5 3 (2.88%) iManage
5 3 (2.88%) Sun
5 3 (2.88%) Teradata
6 2 (1.92%) Informatica
6 2 (1.92%) Sony
6 2 (1.92%) Talend
7 1 (0.96%) Civica
7 1 (0.96%) Dell
7 1 (0.96%) HP
7 1 (0.96%) NetApp
7 1 (0.96%) Remedy
7 1 (0.96%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.96%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.96%) Symantec
7 1 (0.96%) Tableau
Liverpool, Merseyside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago