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 30 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL 58 33 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 12.80% 19.41% 10.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.73% 55.00% 41.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 7 4
Median daily rate £363 £425 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +44.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £326 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £33.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-23.88% +34.00%
SQL
West Midlands

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
146 60 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 32.23% 35.29% 24.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 17 16
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £43.50 £33.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.85% +67.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -4 54 £363 -14.70% 6
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 77 (63.11%) Oracle
2 70 (57.38%) Java
3 60 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (46.72%) Unix
5 51 (41.80%) PL/SQL
6 43 (35.25%) Linux
7 41 (33.61%) J2EE
7 41 (33.61%) Spring
7 41 (33.61%) Puppet
8 40 (32.79%) MongoDB
9 35 (28.69%) webMethods
10 32 (26.23%) XML
11 30 (24.59%) Git (software)
11 30 (24.59%) Open Source
12 27 (22.13%) WebLogic
12 27 (22.13%) Docker
13 24 (19.67%) Confluence
13 24 (19.67%) SOAP
13 24 (19.67%) JIRA
13 24 (19.67%) Maven
14 23 (18.85%) Software Engineering
14 23 (18.85%) DevOps
15 22 (18.03%) Spring Boot
15 22 (18.03%) Waterfall
16 21 (17.21%) Play Framework
16 21 (17.21%) Microservices
16 21 (17.21%) Scala
16 21 (17.21%) RUP
17 20 (16.39%) RabbitMQ
18 19 (15.57%) Test Strategy

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 27 (22.13%) WebLogic
2 24 (19.67%) Confluence
3 12 (9.84%) WebLogic Portal
4 11 (9.02%) Apache
5 8 (6.56%) Tomcat
6 6 (4.92%) JBoss
7 4 (3.28%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.64%) Apache Pig
8 2 (1.64%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.64%) CMS
8 2 (1.64%) Documentum
8 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.64%) IIS
8 2 (1.64%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.64%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.64%) WordPress
9 1 (0.82%) nginx
9 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.46%) MS Office
3 1 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.92%) Oracle Cash Management
1 6 (4.92%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (4.92%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (4.92%) Oracle Payables
1 6 (4.92%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (3.28%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (2.46%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (9.84%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (8.20%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (8.20%) Google App Engine
2 10 (8.20%) Google Cloud Platform
2 10 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.82%) GitHub
3 1 (0.82%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.46%) Firewall
1 3 (2.46%) SSL
2 2 (1.64%) HTTP
2 2 (1.64%) LAN
2 2 (1.64%) WAN
3 1 (0.82%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.82%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.82%) NAS
3 1 (0.82%) SAN
3 1 (0.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (32.79%) MongoDB
2 14 (11.48%) Oracle OWB
3 11 (9.02%) SQL Server
4 9 (7.38%) MySQL
5 7 (5.74%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (4.92%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (4.92%) Hadoop
6 6 (4.92%) Pentaho
7 5 (4.10%) IDMS
8 4 (3.28%) HBase
9 2 (1.64%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.64%) Big Data
9 2 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.64%) MS Access
9 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (24.59%) Git (software)
2 24 (19.67%) JIRA
2 24 (19.67%) Maven
3 17 (13.93%) Selenium
4 16 (13.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 16 (13.11%) ClearQuest
5 11 (9.02%) Jenkins
6 10 (8.20%) ClearCase
7 8 (6.56%) SoapUI
8 7 (5.74%) CA Gen
9 6 (4.92%) Eclipse
10 5 (4.10%) PVCS
10 5 (4.10%) Toad
11 4 (3.28%) FishEye
11 4 (3.28%) IntelliJ
11 4 (3.28%) JUnit
11 4 (3.28%) Oracle APEX
11 4 (3.28%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (3.28%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (3.28%) Subversion
General
1 15 (12.30%) Finance
2 1 (0.82%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 56 (45.90%) Developer
2 33 (27.05%) Architect
3 20 (16.39%) Software Architect
4 17 (13.93%) Scala Developer
5 16 (13.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 16 (13.11%) Java Architect
5 16 (13.11%) Software Engineer
6 15 (12.30%) Java Developer
6 15 (12.30%) Java Engineer
7 14 (11.48%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 13 (10.66%) Java Scala Developer
8 13 (10.66%) Java Scala Software Engineer
8 13 (10.66%) Java Software Architect
8 13 (10.66%) Java Software Developer
8 13 (10.66%) Java Software Engineer
8 13 (10.66%) Lead Developer
8 13 (10.66%) Scala Software Engineer
9 12 (9.84%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 12 (9.84%) Lead Software Developer
9 12 (9.84%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (33.61%) J2EE
1 41 (33.61%) Spring
2 32 (26.23%) XML
3 24 (19.67%) SOAP
4 22 (18.03%) Spring Boot
5 21 (17.21%) Play Framework
6 20 (16.39%) RabbitMQ
7 19 (15.57%) JSON
8 16 (13.11%) J2SE
8 16 (13.11%) REST
9 15 (12.30%) Hibernate
10 11 (9.02%) CSS
11 10 (8.20%) ELK Stack
11 10 (8.20%) Hystrix
11 10 (8.20%) Swagger
11 10 (8.20%) WireMock
12 9 (7.38%) HTML
13 6 (4.92%) HTML5
14 4 (3.28%) .NET
14 4 (3.28%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.92%) Mainframe
2 3 (2.46%) Clustering
3 2 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.64%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.64%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.64%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.82%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.82%) HP Superdome
4 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 57 (46.72%) Unix
2 43 (35.25%) Linux
3 19 (15.57%) Windows
4 7 (5.74%) VME
4 7 (5.74%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.46%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.64%) AIX
6 2 (1.64%) Debian
7 1 (0.82%) HPUX
7 1 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.82%) Solaris
7 1 (0.82%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.82%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (24.59%) Open Source
3 23 (18.85%) DevOps
3 23 (18.85%) Software Engineering
4 22 (18.03%) Waterfall
5 21 (17.21%) Microservices
5 21 (17.21%) RUP
6 19 (15.57%) Test Strategy
7 18 (14.75%) Software Architecture
8 15 (12.30%) Process Improvement
9 14 (11.48%) Project Planning
10 11 (9.02%) Scrum
11 10 (8.20%) OO
12 8 (6.56%) Configuration Management
12 8 (6.56%) Migration
13 7 (5.74%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (4.92%) Cash Management
14 6 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (4.92%) Test Scripting
15 5 (4.10%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 70 (57.38%) Java
2 51 (41.80%) PL/SQL
3 21 (17.21%) Scala
4 15 (12.30%) Perl
4 15 (12.30%) Shell Script
5 14 (11.48%) COBOL
6 13 (10.66%) JavaScript
7 6 (4.92%) Python
8 3 (2.46%) C#
9 2 (1.64%) PHP
9 2 (1.64%) R
10 1 (0.82%) C
10 1 (0.82%) Groovy
10 1 (0.82%) Haskell
10 1 (0.82%) Jython
10 1 (0.82%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.82%) Ruby
10 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (8.20%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.56%) ISTQB
2 8 (6.56%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.74%) ISEB
3 7 (5.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.64%) Degree
5 2 (1.64%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.82%) MCITP
6 1 (0.82%) MCSA
6 1 (0.82%) MCSE
6 1 (0.82%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 27 (22.13%) Docker
2 4 (3.28%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.64%) HDFS
3 2 (1.64%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 41 (33.61%) Puppet
2 11 (9.02%) Grafana
3 10 (8.20%) Graphite
4 2 (1.64%) SCCM
4 2 (1.64%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.64%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.82%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.82%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (0.82%) Kibana
5 1 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.82%) Netcool
5 1 (0.82%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 77 (63.11%) Oracle
2 35 (28.69%) webMethods
3 16 (13.11%) Informatica
3 16 (13.11%) Pega
4 11 (9.02%) Google
4 11 (9.02%) Microsoft
4 11 (9.02%) WSO2
5 10 (8.20%) Adobe
6 7 (5.74%) ICL
7 6 (4.92%) BEA
8 5 (4.10%) Cloudera
9 3 (2.46%) Atlassian
9 3 (2.46%) BMC
9 3 (2.46%) Citrix
9 3 (2.46%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.64%) HP
10 2 (1.64%) Sun
10 2 (1.64%) VMware
11 1 (0.82%) 3PAR
11 1 (0.82%) Dell
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