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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 14 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 10 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 13.89% 17.86% 3.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.46% 37.04% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 1
Median daily rate £435 £425 £155
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% +174.19%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.45 £33.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-6.11% +28.84%
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
26 27 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 36.11% 48.21% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 7
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £465 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 7 (46.67%) NHS
2 6 (40.00%) HTTP
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) JUnit
2 6 (40.00%) Web Services
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) TDD
2 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (40.00%) RESTful
2 6 (40.00%) BDD
2 6 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (40.00%) REST
2 6 (40.00%) High Availability
3 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
3 5 (33.33%) XML
3 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 3 (20.00%) JSON
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (20.00%) Node.js
5 3 (20.00%) Twitter
5 3 (20.00%) XSLT
5 3 (20.00%) Scala
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
6 2 (13.33%) Unix

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 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (13.33%) MarkLogic
4 2 (13.33%) MySQL
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) JUnit
2 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (13.33%) Mercurial
3 2 (13.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Developer
2 4 (26.67%) DBA
2 4 (26.67%) SQL DBA
3 3 (20.00%) Scala Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior SQL Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) AWS Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Scala Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) REST
1 6 (40.00%) RESTful
1 6 (40.00%) Web Services
2 5 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (20.00%) JSON
3 3 (20.00%) Node.js
3 3 (20.00%) XSLT
4 2 (13.33%) .NET
4 2 (13.33%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (13.33%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) NHS
2 2 (13.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) BDD
1 6 (40.00%) High Availability
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (40.00%) TDD
2 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (13.33%) CRM
3 2 (13.33%) Data Management
3 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
3 2 (13.33%) Document Management
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Test Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Scala
2 2 (13.33%) C++
2 2 (13.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Twitter
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle