The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 15 18 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.33% 8.96% 11.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.30% 26.87% 28.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 16
Average daily rate
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£325 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £240 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £620 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £97.50 £175.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.38 £26.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+3.30% -1.85%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
53 67 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 29.44% 33.33% 38.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 33
Average daily rate £325 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £663 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £175.00 £175.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +288.88%
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 the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

SQL
Hourly Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in the Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 15 (48.39%) Oracle
2 12 (38.71%) PL/SQL
3 11 (35.48%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
3 11 (35.48%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (32.26%) T-SQL
5 9 (29.03%) ETL
5 9 (29.03%) Finance
6 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (25.81%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
6 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
7 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
8 6 (19.35%) Informatica
8 6 (19.35%) Oracle EBS
8 6 (19.35%) Data Modelling
8 6 (19.35%) Analytics
9 5 (16.13%) DV Cleared
9 5 (16.13%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (16.13%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 5 (16.13%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (16.13%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
9 5 (16.13%) CRM
9 5 (16.13%) SAP
9 5 (16.13%) Workflow
9 5 (16.13%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 5 (16.13%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.45%) SAS
4 1 (3.23%) CMS
4 1 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) PowerPivot
3 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
1 11 (35.48%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (9.68%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
5 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (6.45%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (3.23%) Data Mart
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (6.45%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (3.23%) ERwin
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Data Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Business Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) OBIEE Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Functional Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) .NET
2 3 (9.68%) MDX
2 3 (9.68%) WCF
3 2 (6.45%) XML
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.23%) CSS
4 1 (3.23%) SOAP
4 1 (3.23%) Web Services
4 1 (3.23%) XHTML
4 1 (3.23%) WinForms
4 1 (3.23%) ADO.NET
4 1 (3.23%) WPF
4 1 (3.23%) LINQ
4 1 (3.23%) jQuery
4 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Open Source
2 3 (9.68%) NHS
3 2 (6.45%) IVR
3 2 (6.45%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (29.03%) ETL
3 6 (19.35%) Data Modelling
3 6 (19.35%) Analytics
4 5 (16.13%) CRM
4 5 (16.13%) Workflow
4 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.45%) Data Management
5 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) Migration
5 2 (6.45%) ERP
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.23%) Change Control
6 1 (3.23%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.23%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (3.23%) E-business
6 1 (3.23%) MVC
6 1 (3.23%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) PL/SQL
2 10 (32.26%) T-SQL
3 3 (9.68%) C#
3 3 (9.68%) VBA
4 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.23%) C
4 1 (3.23%) C++
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
1 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Oracle
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
3 6 (19.35%) Informatica
4 5 (16.13%) SAP
5 3 (9.68%) Ab Initio
6 2 (6.45%) Trillium
6 2 (6.45%) IBM
6 2 (6.45%) Genesys
6 2 (6.45%) Tableau
6 2 (6.45%) Talend
7 1 (3.23%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (3.23%) Datanomic
7 1 (3.23%) Sitecore
7 1 (3.23%) Ektron
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