The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 6 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 28 67 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 15.47% 22.41% 27.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.84% 71.28% 51.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 22
Median daily rate £450 £460 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +23.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.09%

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

Programming Languages Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
74 94 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 40.88% 31.44% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 23 46
Median daily rate £450 £470 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 2
Median hourly rate £10.62 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Telford -1 23 £451 -4.14% 8
Ludlow +4 1 - -
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 66 (75.86%) Oracle
2 51 (58.62%) Java
3 44 (50.57%) Unix
4 39 (44.83%) PL/SQL
5 31 (35.63%) XML
6 30 (34.48%) webMethods
7 27 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (31.03%) Test Strategy
8 23 (26.44%) WebLogic
8 23 (26.44%) J2EE
9 20 (22.99%) Windows
9 20 (22.99%) Waterfall
10 19 (21.84%) Process Improvement
11 18 (20.69%) OO
11 18 (20.69%) Finance
12 17 (19.54%) RUP
13 16 (18.39%) Informatica
13 16 (18.39%) Shell Script
14 15 (17.24%) COBOL
14 15 (17.24%) Pega
15 14 (16.09%) Microsoft
16 12 (13.79%) Test Scripting
17 11 (12.64%) Problem Management
17 11 (12.64%) ISTQB
17 11 (12.64%) JavaScript
17 11 (12.64%) CA Gen
18 10 (11.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 10 (11.49%) ISEB
18 10 (11.49%) Scrum
18 10 (11.49%) JIRA

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 23 (26.44%) WebLogic
2 10 (11.49%) Confluence
3 4 (4.60%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (4.60%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.45%) Apache
5 2 (2.30%) Apache Pig
5 2 (2.30%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.30%) CMS
5 2 (2.30%) Documentum
5 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.30%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.30%) WordPress
6 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.15%) JBoss
6 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (8.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS Office
2 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.90%) Oracle Cash Management
1 6 (6.90%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (6.90%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (6.90%) Oracle Payables
1 6 (6.90%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (4.60%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (3.45%) assyst
3 3 (3.45%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.15%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) OSPF
1 3 (3.45%) SNMP
2 1 (1.15%) Firewall
2 1 (1.15%) HTTP
2 1 (1.15%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.15%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.15%) NAS
2 1 (1.15%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.20%) MySQL
2 7 (8.05%) MongoDB
2 7 (8.05%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (8.05%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.90%) Oracle OWB
4 5 (5.75%) IDMS
5 3 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.30%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.30%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.30%) HBase
6 2 (2.30%) MS Access
6 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.30%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (12.64%) CA Gen
2 10 (11.49%) JIRA
3 8 (9.20%) Toad
4 7 (8.05%) Maven
5 6 (6.90%) ClearQuest
5 6 (6.90%) Eclipse
5 6 (6.90%) Git (software)
6 5 (5.75%) Jenkins
7 4 (4.60%) Cucumber
7 4 (4.60%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (4.60%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (3.45%) ClearCase
8 3 (3.45%) PVCS
8 3 (3.45%) Selenium
8 3 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.30%) Gatling
9 2 (2.30%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.15%) Gradle
10 1 (1.15%) Hudson
General
1 18 (20.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.15%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 40 (45.98%) Developer
2 16 (18.39%) Analyst
3 13 (14.94%) Test Analyst
4 9 (10.34%) COBOL Developer
5 8 (9.20%) webMethods Developer
6 7 (8.05%) Architect
6 7 (8.05%) PL/SQL Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Java Developer
8 5 (5.75%) Software Architect
8 5 (5.75%) SQL Developer
8 5 (5.75%) Test Manager
9 4 (4.60%) Consultant
9 4 (4.60%) Oracle Consultant
9 4 (4.60%) Oracle Financials Consultant
9 4 (4.60%) Scala Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Technical Architect
10 3 (3.45%) Java Architect
10 3 (3.45%) Java Software Architect
10 3 (3.45%) Mainframe Programmer
10 3 (3.45%) PL/SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (35.63%) XML
2 23 (26.44%) J2EE
3 8 (9.20%) CSS
4 7 (8.05%) Spring
5 5 (5.75%) .NET
5 5 (5.75%) AngularJS
5 5 (5.75%) JSON
5 5 (5.75%) SOAP
6 4 (4.60%) HTML
6 4 (4.60%) Play Framework
6 4 (4.60%) Spring Boot
7 3 (3.45%) EDIFACT
7 3 (3.45%) Java EE
7 3 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (3.45%) Polymer
7 3 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (3.45%) React
8 2 (2.30%) jQuery
8 2 (2.30%) Middleware
8 2 (2.30%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) Mainframe
2 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.45%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.30%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.15%) Clustering
4 1 (1.15%) CMDB
4 1 (1.15%) HP Superdome
4 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 44 (50.57%) Unix
2 20 (22.99%) Windows
3 9 (10.34%) Linux
4 7 (8.05%) VME
5 5 (5.75%) AIX
6 3 (3.45%) Debian
6 3 (3.45%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.45%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.15%) Android
7 1 (1.15%) HPUX
7 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.15%) Solaris
7 1 (1.15%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (31.03%) Test Strategy
2 20 (22.99%) Waterfall
3 19 (21.84%) Process Improvement
4 18 (20.69%) OO
5 17 (19.54%) RUP
6 12 (13.79%) Test Scripting
7 11 (12.64%) Problem Management
8 10 (11.49%) Scrum
9 8 (9.20%) System Integration Testing
10 6 (6.90%) Cash Management
10 6 (6.90%) Configuration Management
10 6 (6.90%) ITIL
10 6 (6.90%) Open Source
10 6 (6.90%) Project Planning
11 5 (5.75%) Migration
11 5 (5.75%) Software Architecture
11 5 (5.75%) Software Engineering
11 5 (5.75%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (5.75%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 51 (58.62%) Java
2 39 (44.83%) PL/SQL
3 16 (18.39%) Shell Script
4 15 (17.24%) COBOL
5 11 (12.64%) JavaScript
6 9 (10.34%) Perl
7 5 (5.75%) Python
8 4 (4.60%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.60%) Scala
9 3 (3.45%) PHP
10 2 (2.30%) C#
10 2 (2.30%) R
11 1 (1.15%) Jython
11 1 (1.15%) Prolog
11 1 (1.15%) Ruby
11 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) ISTQB
2 10 (11.49%) ISEB
2 10 (11.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (8.05%) Security Cleared
4 6 (6.90%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.45%) Degree
6 1 (1.15%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.15%) MCITP
6 1 (1.15%) MCSA
6 1 (1.15%) MCSE
6 1 (1.15%) MCTS
6 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.60%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.30%) HDFS
3 1 (1.15%) Docker
3 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) Puppet
2 2 (2.30%) BladeLogic
2 2 (2.30%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 2 (2.30%) SCCM
3 1 (1.15%) Grafana
3 1 (1.15%) Kibana
3 1 (1.15%) logstash
3 1 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.15%) Netcool
3 1 (1.15%) rkt
3 1 (1.15%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.15%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 66 (75.86%) Oracle
2 30 (34.48%) webMethods
3 16 (18.39%) Informatica
4 15 (17.24%) Pega
5 14 (16.09%) Microsoft
6 9 (10.34%) BEA
7 7 (8.05%) ICL
8 6 (6.90%) CheckPoint
9 4 (4.60%) HP
10 3 (3.45%) Aruba
10 3 (3.45%) Cisco
10 3 (3.45%) Fortinet
10 3 (3.45%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.45%) Remedy
10 3 (3.45%) Riverbed
10 3 (3.45%) WSO2
11 2 (2.30%) BMC
11 2 (2.30%) Cloudera
11 2 (2.30%) SAP
11 2 (2.30%) Sun
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