The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 12 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL 15 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.06% 7.89% 5.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.46% 32.61% 20.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 3
Median daily rate £500 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
- +0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.75 £33.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-23.70% +35.00%
SQL
England

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
39 46 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 20.97% 24.21% 29.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 25 10
Median daily rate £500 £450 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +46.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £320 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £525 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Midlands region with a requirement for SQL.

1 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 19 (54.29%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (54.29%) C#
2 19 (54.29%) .NET
3 18 (51.43%) CRM
4 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
4 17 (48.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 17 (48.57%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (45.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (42.86%) Zachman Framework
6 15 (42.86%) TOGAF
6 15 (42.86%) Business Analysis
6 15 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
6 15 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (42.86%) SAP
6 15 (42.86%) SharePoint
6 15 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
7 14 (40.00%) Oracle
7 14 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
7 14 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
7 14 (40.00%) Retail
7 14 (40.00%) Case Management
8 12 (34.29%) SDLC
8 12 (34.29%) Yammer
8 12 (34.29%) Data Management
8 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (34.29%) Document Management
8 12 (34.29%) Waterfall
8 12 (34.29%) Skype for Business

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 15 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 14 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (34.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (48.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.86%) Aareon QL
3 1 (2.86%) Academy Housing
3 1 (2.86%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (2.86%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (2.86%) OPENHousing
3 1 (2.86%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (2.86%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (34.29%) Office 365
2 12 (34.29%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
2 16 (45.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (34.29%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.71%) Big Data
6 2 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.86%) MS Access
7 1 (2.86%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MSTest
1 3 (8.57%) NUnit
2 2 (5.71%) Toad
General
1 14 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Automotive
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Consultant
2 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Consultant
3 10 (28.57%) CRM Consultant
3 10 (28.57%) CRM Technical Consultant
3 10 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 10 (28.57%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
3 10 (28.57%) Technical Consultant
4 8 (22.86%) Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Architect
5 5 (14.29%) CRM Architect
5 5 (14.29%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 5 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM Architect
5 5 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Migration Consultant
7 3 (8.57%) Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) CRM Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Technical Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) .NET
2 10 (28.57%) Web Services
3 7 (20.00%) COM
4 4 (11.43%) .NET Framework
4 4 (11.43%) Entity Framework
5 3 (8.57%) HTML
5 3 (8.57%) REST
5 3 (8.57%) SOAP
5 3 (8.57%) Unity DI Container
5 3 (8.57%) WCF
6 2 (5.71%) XML
6 2 (5.71%) XSL
7 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.86%) jQuery
7 1 (2.86%) JSON
7 1 (2.86%) MDX
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (48.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (5.71%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.71%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
3 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (51.43%) CRM
3 15 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 15 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
3 15 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 15 (42.86%) Zachman Framework
4 14 (40.00%) Case Management
5 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (34.29%) Data Management
5 12 (34.29%) Document Management
5 12 (34.29%) Integration Testing
5 12 (34.29%) SDLC
5 12 (34.29%) Waterfall
6 7 (20.00%) Migration
6 7 (20.00%) Presales
7 4 (11.43%) Project Management
7 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
7 4 (11.43%) Workflow
8 3 (8.57%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (8.57%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) C#
2 9 (25.71%) T-SQL
3 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.71%) Java
5 2 (5.71%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 15 (42.86%) SAP
3 14 (40.00%) Oracle
3 14 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (34.29%) Infor
5 2 (5.71%) IBM
5 2 (5.71%) Northgate
5 2 (5.71%) Orchard
5 2 (5.71%) Tableau
6 1 (2.86%) Aareon
6 1 (2.86%) Capita
6 1 (2.86%) Castleton
6 1 (2.86%) Civica
6 1 (2.86%) Kypera
6 1 (2.86%) VMware
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