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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 42 43 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 13.73% 11.98% 11.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.59% 51.19% 47.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 22 19
Median daily rate £350 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £206 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £13.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £33.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +29.80%
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
118 84 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 38.56% 23.40% 24.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 40 43
Median daily rate £363 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £450 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £36.50 £13.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.37% -40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram 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 7 December 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 +4 30 £363 -3.33% 19
Wirral -2 5 £325 - 1
Southport - 1 £400 - 3
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 43 (49.43%) SQL Server
2 26 (29.89%) .NET
2 26 (29.89%) C#
3 25 (28.74%) Oracle
4 21 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (22.99%) Windows
5 20 (22.99%) Microsoft
6 17 (19.54%) MVC
6 17 (19.54%) Web Services
6 17 (19.54%) XML
7 16 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (16.09%) JavaScript
10 12 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (13.79%) PowerShell
11 11 (12.64%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (12.64%) HTML
11 11 (12.64%) Finance
11 11 (12.64%) Migration
11 11 (12.64%) Windows Server
12 10 (11.49%) T-SQL
12 10 (11.49%) Unix
13 9 (10.34%) ETL
13 9 (10.34%) Data Modelling
13 9 (10.34%) Java
13 9 (10.34%) jQuery
13 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (9.20%) Relational Database
14 8 (9.20%) Oracle Database
14 8 (9.20%) SQL Server 2014

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 7 (8.05%) IIS
2 5 (5.75%) ColdFusion
2 5 (5.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (4.60%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (4.60%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.60%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.45%) Apache
4 3 (3.45%) SAS
5 1 (1.15%) CMS
5 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (9.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.60%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) SAP BPC
2 2 (2.30%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.30%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.30%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Office 365
2 1 (1.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) Firewall
2 2 (2.30%) FTP
2 2 (2.30%) HTTP
3 1 (1.15%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (1.15%) Internet
3 1 (1.15%) Network Security
3 1 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (49.43%) SQL Server
2 21 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (12.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (9.20%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (9.20%) Oracle Database
5 8 (9.20%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (9.20%) Relational Database
5 8 (9.20%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (6.90%) MySQL
6 6 (6.90%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (3.45%) Informix
9 3 (3.45%) MongoDB
9 3 (3.45%) NoSQL
9 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (2.30%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Subversion
2 5 (5.75%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.75%) JIRA
3 4 (4.60%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.15%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.15%) JUnit
5 1 (1.15%) Selenium
5 1 (1.15%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.15%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.15%) Zephyr
General
1 11 (12.64%) Finance
2 7 (8.05%) Banking
3 5 (5.75%) Retail
4 2 (2.30%) Marketing
5 1 (1.15%) Back Office
5 1 (1.15%) Electronics
5 1 (1.15%) Front Office
5 1 (1.15%) Law
5 1 (1.15%) Legal
5 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (56.32%) Developer
2 20 (22.99%) SQL Developer
3 17 (19.54%) .NET Developer
4 15 (17.24%) Analyst
5 11 (12.64%) C# Developer
6 10 (11.49%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (10.34%) DBA
8 8 (9.20%) SQL DBA
9 6 (6.90%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 6 (6.90%) Software Developer
9 6 (6.90%) SSIS Developer
9 6 (6.90%) VB.NET Developer
10 5 (5.75%) .NET Software Developer
10 5 (5.75%) Applications Support
10 5 (5.75%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 5 (5.75%) VB Developer
10 5 (5.75%) VB6 Developer
11 4 (4.60%) ColdFusion Developer
11 4 (4.60%) Oracle Developer
11 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (29.89%) .NET
2 17 (19.54%) Web Services
2 17 (19.54%) XML
3 11 (12.64%) HTML
4 9 (10.34%) jQuery
5 8 (9.20%) ASP.NET
6 6 (6.90%) .NET Framework
6 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (6.90%) XSLT
7 5 (5.75%) Spring
8 4 (4.60%) ColdBox
8 4 (4.60%) JSON
8 4 (4.60%) REST
8 4 (4.60%) SOAP
9 3 (3.45%) AngularJS
9 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (3.45%) CSS
9 3 (3.45%) J2EE
9 3 (3.45%) ODBC
9 3 (3.45%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.60%) Data Extraction
2 4 (4.60%) NHS
3 3 (3.45%) Statistics
4 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.15%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.15%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.15%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.15%) Replication
5 1 (1.15%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.99%) Windows
2 11 (12.64%) Windows Server
3 10 (11.49%) Unix
4 7 (8.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (6.90%) Linux
6 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.54%) MVC
2 16 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (12.64%) Migration
5 9 (10.34%) Data Modelling
5 9 (10.34%) ETL
6 7 (8.05%) Data Migration
7 5 (5.75%) CRM
7 5 (5.75%) SOA
7 5 (5.75%) Unit Testing
8 4 (4.60%) Data Management
8 4 (4.60%) OO
8 4 (4.60%) Project Management
8 4 (4.60%) Scrum
8 4 (4.60%) Software Testing
9 3 (3.45%) Automated Testing
9 3 (3.45%) Information Management
9 3 (3.45%) Integration Testing
9 3 (3.45%) Investment Management
9 3 (3.45%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (29.89%) C#
2 14 (16.09%) JavaScript
3 12 (13.79%) PowerShell
4 10 (11.49%) T-SQL
5 9 (10.34%) Java
6 7 (8.05%) PL/SQL
6 7 (8.05%) VB.NET
7 6 (6.90%) VB
8 5 (5.75%) VB6
9 4 (4.60%) CFML
9 4 (4.60%) VBScript
10 2 (2.30%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
11 1 (1.15%) Perl
11 1 (1.15%) PHP
11 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (5.75%) SC Cleared
1 5 (5.75%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.60%) Degree
3 2 (2.30%) Siebel Certification
4 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) QA
2 3 (3.45%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) Hyper-V
1 3 (3.45%) vSphere
2 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.15%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (28.74%) Oracle
2 20 (22.99%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.75%) VMware
4 4 (4.60%) SAP
5 3 (3.45%) Civica
5 3 (3.45%) IDERA
5 3 (3.45%) iManage
5 3 (3.45%) Siebel
5 3 (3.45%) Sun
5 3 (3.45%) Tableau
5 3 (3.45%) Teradata
6 1 (1.15%) Actuate
6 1 (1.15%) Cisco
6 1 (1.15%) Citrix
6 1 (1.15%) HP
6 1 (1.15%) Informatica
6 1 (1.15%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.15%) Sony
6 1 (1.15%) Sybase
6 1 (1.15%) Talend
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