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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL 54 63 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 16.27% 16.11% 11.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 49.54% 57.80% 39.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 32 14
Median daily rate £330 £308 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £176 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £411 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £343 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +12.00%
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
109 109 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 32.83% 27.88% 30.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 44 33
Median daily rate £350 £323 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £194 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £15.75 £21.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.74% +43.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 23 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram 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 23 July 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 47 £328 +3.55% 25
Wirral -1 1 - - 2
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 56 (46.67%) Oracle
2 42 (35.00%) PL/SQL
3 38 (31.67%) Migration
4 32 (26.67%) Data Migration
4 32 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 30 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 27 (22.50%) Security Cleared
7 25 (20.83%) SC Cleared
8 23 (19.17%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (17.50%) Oracle EBS
9 21 (17.50%) Oracle Reports
10 20 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 19 (15.83%) CRM
11 19 (15.83%) Oracle EBS R12
11 19 (15.83%) Oracle Payables
12 18 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (15.00%) Finance
13 17 (14.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 16 (13.33%) Relational Database
15 15 (12.50%) ETL
16 14 (11.67%) Java
16 14 (11.67%) Unix
17 13 (10.83%) Windows
17 13 (10.83%) Web Services
17 13 (10.83%) JavaScript
17 13 (10.83%) HTML
17 13 (10.83%) Dynamics CRM
18 12 (10.00%) .NET
18 12 (10.00%) XML
18 12 (10.00%) Data Modelling

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 (6.67%) IIS
2 5 (4.17%) ATG Dynamo
2 5 (4.17%) JBoss
2 5 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.33%) ColdFusion
4 3 (2.50%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.67%) Confluence
5 2 (1.67%) SAS
5 2 (1.67%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.17%) MS Office
3 2 (1.67%) Mingle
4 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (17.50%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (15.83%) Oracle EBS R12
2 19 (15.83%) Oracle Payables
3 13 (10.83%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (3.33%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (3.33%) Oracle iProcurement
4 4 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (2.50%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.83%) IaaS
2 6 (5.00%) PaaS
3 2 (1.67%) Office 365
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.83%) SAN
2 2 (1.67%) FTP
2 2 (1.67%) HTTP
2 2 (1.67%) Internet
2 2 (1.67%) Skype
2 2 (1.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.83%) DHCP
3 1 (0.83%) DMZ
3 1 (0.83%) DNS
3 1 (0.83%) IPsec
3 1 (0.83%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (17.50%) Oracle Reports
3 20 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (14.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (13.33%) Relational Database
6 9 (7.50%) Oracle Database
7 8 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (5.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (4.17%) PowerCenter
11 4 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (2.50%) MongoDB
12 3 (2.50%) MySQL
12 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (2.50%) RDBMS
12 3 (2.50%) Siebel EIM
12 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (1.67%) DB2
13 2 (1.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (6.67%) JIRA
2 5 (4.17%) Ant
2 5 (4.17%) Maven
3 3 (2.50%) JDeveloper
4 2 (1.67%) Selenium
4 2 (1.67%) Subversion
4 2 (1.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.83%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 18 (15.00%) Finance
2 6 (5.00%) Banking
2 6 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.33%) Electronics
3 4 (3.33%) Marketing
3 4 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.50%) Advertising
4 3 (2.50%) Retail
5 1 (0.83%) Law
Job Titles
1 63 (52.50%) Developer
2 30 (25.00%) Analyst
3 16 (13.33%) Consultant
4 13 (10.83%) Oracle Developer
5 12 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 11 (9.17%) Analyst Developer
6 11 (9.17%) Data Migration Developer
7 10 (8.33%) DBA
8 8 (6.67%) Business Developer
8 8 (6.67%) E-Business Developer
8 8 (6.67%) Oracle Consultant
9 7 (5.83%) Data Analyst
9 7 (5.83%) SQL DBA
10 5 (4.17%) .NET Developer
10 5 (4.17%) Applications Developer
10 5 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (4.17%) Java Developer
10 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Developer
10 5 (4.17%) Migration Consultant
11 4 (3.33%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.83%) HTML
1 13 (10.83%) Web Services
2 12 (10.00%) .NET
2 12 (10.00%) XML
3 7 (5.83%) Ajax
3 7 (5.83%) JSP
4 6 (5.00%) CSS
5 4 (3.33%) .NET Framework
5 4 (3.33%) jQuery
5 4 (3.33%) JSON
6 3 (2.50%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (2.50%) REST
6 3 (2.50%) SOAP
6 3 (2.50%) Spring
7 2 (1.67%) Hibernate
7 2 (1.67%) J2EE
7 2 (1.67%) Oracle ADF
7 2 (1.67%) SAML
7 2 (1.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.33%) NHS
4 3 (2.50%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.67%) Clustering
5 2 (1.67%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.67%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.67%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.67%) FMCG
5 2 (1.67%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.67%) Wiki
6 1 (0.83%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.67%) Unix
2 13 (10.83%) Windows
3 11 (9.17%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.17%) Linux
5 4 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.50%) Solaris
6 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.67%) AIX
7 2 (1.67%) zOS
8 1 (0.83%) HPUX
8 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (31.67%) Migration
2 32 (26.67%) Data Migration
3 23 (19.17%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (15.83%) CRM
5 18 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (12.50%) ETL
7 12 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 12 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 9 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (5.83%) E-business
9 7 (5.83%) E-Commerce
10 6 (5.00%) Change Management
10 6 (5.00%) Converged Infrastructure
10 6 (5.00%) Data Analysis
10 6 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
11 5 (4.17%) Data Management
11 5 (4.17%) Project Management
11 5 (4.17%) Scrum
11 5 (4.17%) System Testing
12 4 (3.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 42 (35.00%) PL/SQL
2 14 (11.67%) Java
3 13 (10.83%) JavaScript
4 11 (9.17%) C#
4 11 (9.17%) T-SQL
5 10 (8.33%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.17%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.67%) C
7 2 (1.67%) CFML
7 2 (1.67%) REXX
7 2 (1.67%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
7 2 (1.67%) VB
7 2 (1.67%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 1 (0.83%) C++
8 1 (0.83%) JCL
8 1 (0.83%) PHP
8 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (22.50%) Security Cleared
2 25 (20.83%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.67%) Degree
3 2 (1.67%) Siebel Certification
4 1 (0.83%) AAT
4 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.83%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.83%) MCTS
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.50%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.50%) Hyper-V
2 6 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (5.00%) XenApp
3 2 (1.67%) vSphere
4 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.83%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.83%) Firmware
4 1 (0.83%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (5.00%) SCOrch
2 2 (1.67%) EdgeSight
2 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (1.67%) Nagios
2 2 (1.67%) OMEGAMON
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.67%) SCCM
2 2 (1.67%) SCOM
3 1 (0.83%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.83%) Legato
3 1 (0.83%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.83%) TADDM
3 1 (0.83%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 56 (46.67%) Oracle
2 32 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.50%) Siebel
4 8 (6.67%) HP
5 7 (5.83%) Informatica
6 6 (5.00%) SAP
7 5 (4.17%) ATG
7 5 (4.17%) Citrix
8 3 (2.50%) IBM
9 2 (1.67%) iManage
9 2 (1.67%) Sony
9 2 (1.67%) Teradata
9 2 (1.67%) VMware
10 1 (0.83%) Actuate
10 1 (0.83%) Google
10 1 (0.83%) NetApp
10 1 (0.83%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.83%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.83%) Tableau
10 1 (0.83%) Talend
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