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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 12 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 40.00% - 5.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 60.00% - 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 1
Average daily rate £425 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +1.78%
SQL
Manchester

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
20 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 66.67% 41.67% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 8
Average daily rate £425 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Salford region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram 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 10 February 2016, 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 17 (77.27%) Java
1 17 (77.27%) TDD
2 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (68.18%) High Availability
4 14 (63.64%) RESTful
4 14 (63.64%) Scala
4 14 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (63.64%) REST
4 14 (63.64%) Web Services
5 13 (59.09%) Scrum
6 12 (54.55%) XML
7 11 (50.00%) Linux
7 11 (50.00%) HTTP
7 11 (50.00%) JSON
7 11 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (50.00%) BDD
7 11 (50.00%) NoSQL
8 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
9 3 (13.64%) HP
9 3 (13.64%) OO
9 3 (13.64%) JUnit
9 3 (13.64%) XSLT
9 3 (13.64%) C#
9 3 (13.64%) .NET
9 3 (13.64%) Degree
9 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
9 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
10 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
10 2 (9.09%) System Testing

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (4.55%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 14 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.64%) JUnit
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Software Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Java Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Java Scala Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Java Scala Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Scala Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Scala Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) AWS Developer
6 1 (4.55%) DBA
6 1 (4.55%) Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) REST
1 14 (63.64%) RESTful
1 14 (63.64%) Web Services
2 12 (54.55%) XML
3 11 (50.00%) JSON
4 3 (13.64%) .NET
4 3 (13.64%) XSLT
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (9.09%) WCF
5 2 (9.09%) WPF
6 1 (4.55%) CSS
6 1 (4.55%) HTML
6 1 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) TDD
2 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (68.18%) High Availability
4 13 (59.09%) Scrum
5 11 (50.00%) BDD
5 11 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.64%) OO
7 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
8 2 (9.09%) MVC
8 2 (9.09%) MVVM
8 2 (9.09%) OOD
8 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
8 2 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (9.09%) System Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
9 1 (4.55%) Defect Management
9 1 (4.55%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) Java
2 14 (63.64%) Scala
3 3 (13.64%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) C++
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) DBS Check
3 1 (4.55%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) HP
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Telerik
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