The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 8 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 17.39% 10.87% 10.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.00% 23.81% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 3
Average daily rate
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£323 £245 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.63% -41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £245 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £300 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.30% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.13 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+12.43% -15.90%
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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 Salford region.

Programming Languages Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
25 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 54.35% 45.65% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 13
Average daily rate £325 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £425 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Salford

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 6 (66.67%) .NET
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (66.67%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) OO
3 6 (66.67%) OOD
3 6 (66.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (22.22%) VB6
5 2 (22.22%) ETL
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 2 (22.22%) VB
5 2 (22.22%) NHS
5 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 6 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (11.11%) DBA
5 1 (11.11%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
5 1 (11.11%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) NHS
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 6 (66.67%) OO
1 6 (66.67%) OOD
1 6 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
2 2 (22.22%) ETL
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) VB6
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft