The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 7 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 18.92% 8.33% 19.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.75% 22.22% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 6
Median daily rate £220 £430 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.83% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £430 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £430 £331
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.88 £28.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +12.50%
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
16 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 43.24% 37.50% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 13
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £430 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Salford region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 July 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 30 July 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 Salford region with a requirement for SQL.

1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) NHS
2 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) Scala
3 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (22.22%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) Tableau
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
4 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (11.11%) Power BI
4 1 (11.11%) Back Office
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) JSON
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) Power BI
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) CRM Developer
4 1 (11.11%) DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ETL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Scala Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Senior SQL DBA
4 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Data Management
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) Scala
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Tableau