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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 18 12
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL 90 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 25.71% 5.33% 10.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.63% 14.06% 31.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 3 6
Median daily rate £449 £500 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.20% +15.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £532 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.07% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.83 £22.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+45.90% -27.41%
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
171 64 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 48.86% 37.87% 32.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 38 13
Median daily rate £460 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £351 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +15 76 £460 -14.81% 4
Shrewsbury +1 3 £200 +33.77% 1
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 140 (73.30%) Unix
2 135 (70.68%) Oracle
3 90 (47.12%) Java
4 89 (46.60%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (40.84%) Informatica
6 75 (39.27%) Test Strategy
7 74 (38.74%) PL/SQL
8 62 (32.46%) JIRA
9 61 (31.94%) Confluence
9 61 (31.94%) WebLogic
10 60 (31.41%) Shell Script
11 59 (30.89%) BusinessObjects
12 58 (30.37%) J2EE
13 57 (29.84%) Scrum
14 54 (28.27%) Linux
15 51 (26.70%) webMethods
16 50 (26.18%) Waterfall
17 49 (25.65%) Pentaho
17 49 (25.65%) RUP
18 48 (25.13%) Hadoop
19 46 (24.08%) Pega
20 42 (21.99%) Spring
20 42 (21.99%) Puppet
20 42 (21.99%) MongoDB
20 42 (21.99%) Business Intelligence
21 36 (18.85%) Software Engineering
22 35 (18.32%) Git (software)
22 35 (18.32%) Configuration Management
22 35 (18.32%) Data Modelling
23 34 (17.80%) ClearCase

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 61 (31.94%) Confluence
1 61 (31.94%) WebLogic
2 12 (6.28%) Apache
2 12 (6.28%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (5.24%) JBoss
4 7 (3.66%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (2.09%) SAS
5 4 (2.09%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.05%) Documentum
6 2 (1.05%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.52%) Captiva
7 1 (0.52%) nginx
7 1 (0.52%) Node.js
7 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.52%) MS Office
1 1 (0.52%) MS Project
1 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.62%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (2.62%) Google App Engine
1 5 (2.62%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.52%) GitHub
2 1 (0.52%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.66%) HTTP
1 7 (3.66%) SSL
1 7 (3.66%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.52%) Firewall
2 1 (0.52%) LAN
2 1 (0.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (30.89%) BusinessObjects
2 49 (25.65%) Pentaho
3 48 (25.13%) Hadoop
4 42 (21.99%) MongoDB
5 26 (13.61%) Big Data
6 24 (12.57%) Oracle OWB
7 11 (5.76%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (4.19%) SQL Server
10 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.52%) HBase
11 1 (0.52%) MySQL
11 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 62 (32.46%) JIRA
2 35 (18.32%) Git (software)
3 34 (17.80%) ClearCase
4 27 (14.14%) Maven
5 22 (11.52%) ClearQuest
6 17 (8.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 16 (8.38%) Selenium
8 10 (5.24%) CA Gen
9 9 (4.71%) Jenkins
9 9 (4.71%) PVCS
10 8 (4.19%) Eclipse
10 8 (4.19%) IntelliJ
10 8 (4.19%) JUnit
11 7 (3.66%) SoapUI
12 2 (1.05%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.05%) Gatling
12 2 (1.05%) Subversion
12 2 (1.05%) Toad
12 2 (1.05%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.52%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (2.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 108 (56.54%) Developer
2 39 (20.42%) Architect
3 33 (17.28%) Software Architect
4 28 (14.66%) Lead Developer
5 23 (12.04%) Pentaho Developer
6 21 (10.99%) Analyst
7 20 (10.47%) Java Architect
7 20 (10.47%) Java Software Architect
8 19 (9.95%) Hadoop Developer
9 18 (9.42%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 18 (9.42%) Software Engineer
10 16 (8.38%) Test Analyst
11 14 (7.33%) Senior Architect
11 14 (7.33%) Software Developer
12 13 (6.81%) Monitoring Engineer
13 12 (6.28%) Senior Software Architect
14 11 (5.76%) Java Developer
15 10 (5.24%) Data Integration Developer
15 10 (5.24%) Integration Developer
15 10 (5.24%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (30.37%) J2EE
2 42 (21.99%) Spring
3 31 (16.23%) XML
4 26 (13.61%) ELK Stack
4 26 (13.61%) Spring Boot
5 25 (13.09%) RabbitMQ
6 22 (11.52%) CSS
6 22 (11.52%) SOAP
7 16 (8.38%) Play Framework
8 15 (7.85%) Hystrix
8 15 (7.85%) J2SE
8 15 (7.85%) JSON
8 15 (7.85%) REST
8 15 (7.85%) Swagger
9 13 (6.81%) Hibernate
10 12 (6.28%) jQuery
11 11 (5.76%) HTML
12 9 (4.71%) HTML5
13 8 (4.19%) EJB
14 3 (1.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.99%) Data Integration
2 4 (2.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.05%) Clustering
3 2 (1.05%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 140 (73.30%) Unix
2 54 (28.27%) Linux
3 26 (13.61%) Windows
4 3 (1.57%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.52%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (46.60%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (39.27%) Test Strategy
3 57 (29.84%) Scrum
4 50 (26.18%) Waterfall
5 49 (25.65%) RUP
6 42 (21.99%) Business Intelligence
7 36 (18.85%) Software Engineering
8 35 (18.32%) Configuration Management
8 35 (18.32%) Data Modelling
9 32 (16.75%) Software Architecture
10 29 (15.18%) OO
11 21 (10.99%) Analytics
11 21 (10.99%) Project Planning
12 20 (10.47%) Microservices
13 19 (9.95%) Open Source
14 18 (9.42%) Problem Management
15 16 (8.38%) DevOps
16 15 (7.85%) User Stories
17 12 (6.28%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (6.28%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 90 (47.12%) Java
2 74 (38.74%) PL/SQL
3 60 (31.41%) Shell Script
4 29 (15.18%) Perl
5 18 (9.42%) JavaScript
6 16 (8.38%) Scala
7 11 (5.76%) C
8 10 (5.24%) C#
9 7 (3.66%) Haskell
10 2 (1.05%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.05%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.52%) Groovy
11 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.52%) Python
11 1 (0.52%) Ruby
11 1 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (7.85%) Security Cleared
2 14 (7.33%) SC Cleared
3 10 (5.24%) ISEB
4 9 (4.71%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.52%) Degree
7 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.52%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.14%) QA
System Software
1 31 (16.23%) Docker
2 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 42 (21.99%) Puppet
2 15 (7.85%) Grafana
2 15 (7.85%) Graphite
3 13 (6.81%) BMC PATROL
3 13 (6.81%) Kibana
3 13 (6.81%) OPNET
3 13 (6.81%) SCOM
4 12 (6.28%) logstash
5 4 (2.09%) Opsview
6 1 (0.52%) SCCM
6 1 (0.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 135 (70.68%) Oracle
2 78 (40.84%) Informatica
3 51 (26.70%) webMethods
4 46 (24.08%) Pega
5 26 (13.61%) Cloudera
6 14 (7.33%) BEA
6 14 (7.33%) BMC
7 12 (6.28%) Digital Fuel
8 11 (5.76%) Adobe
8 11 (5.76%) WSO2
9 9 (4.71%) Red Hat
10 6 (3.14%) Google
11 4 (2.09%) Microsoft
12 2 (1.05%) Atlassian
12 2 (1.05%) VMware
13 1 (0.52%) CheckPoint
13 1 (0.52%) EMC
13 1 (0.52%) HP
13 1 (0.52%) IBM
13 1 (0.52%) Xamarin
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Shrewsbury
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £100.00 - £275.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago