The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Wales 22.22% 5.56% 33.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 80.00% 50.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £113 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £28.31 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-1.10% +13.25%
SQL
Wales

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

Programming Languages Category
North Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Wales 27.78% 11.11% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £113 £364 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-69.07% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in North Wales

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in North Wales

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in North Wales

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in North Wales

SQL
Contract Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
Wrexham - 4 £113 -
SQL
Wales

SQL
Top 17 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 North Wales region with a requirement for SQL.

1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) ETL
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Advertising
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Applications Support
1 5 (71.43%) Unix Support
2 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Applications Support Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Support Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Support Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Unix Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Unix Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) IT Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft