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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 7 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 23 99 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 14.20% 26.40% 31.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.33% 59.64% 49.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 26 23
Median daily rate £500 £470 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +17.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £24.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+55.10% -14.60%

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
67 166 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 41.36% 44.27% 63.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 55 53
Median daily rate £460 £470 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.12% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £339 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.62 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -2 19 £500 +6.38% 10
Ludlow - 1 - -
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 49 (72.06%) Oracle
2 44 (64.71%) Java
3 40 (58.82%) Unix
4 29 (42.65%) PL/SQL
5 28 (41.18%) webMethods
6 27 (39.71%) XML
7 22 (32.35%) Test Strategy
8 21 (30.88%) WebLogic
9 20 (29.41%) J2EE
9 20 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (25.00%) Waterfall
10 17 (25.00%) OO
10 17 (25.00%) Windows
11 16 (23.53%) Shell Script
11 16 (23.53%) Informatica
12 15 (22.06%) Process Improvement
13 14 (20.59%) Pega
14 13 (19.12%) Finance
14 13 (19.12%) RUP
15 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
16 11 (16.18%) Scrum
16 11 (16.18%) COBOL
17 10 (14.71%) Problem Management
17 10 (14.71%) CA Gen
18 9 (13.24%) Test Scripting
19 8 (11.76%) BEA
19 8 (11.76%) JavaScript
19 8 (11.76%) Perl
19 8 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
19 8 (11.76%) TDD

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 21 (30.88%) WebLogic
2 5 (7.35%) Confluence
3 4 (5.88%) Apache
4 3 (4.41%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.41%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (4.41%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.94%) Apache Pig
5 2 (2.94%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.47%) JBoss
6 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
2 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) assyst
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.47%) Exstream
2 1 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) OSPF
1 3 (4.41%) SNMP
2 2 (2.94%) HTTP
3 1 (1.47%) Firewall
3 1 (1.47%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.47%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.47%) NAS
3 1 (1.47%) SAN
3 1 (1.47%) SSL
3 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.82%) MySQL
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.41%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (4.41%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (2.94%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.94%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.94%) HBase
4 2 (2.94%) IDMS
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.94%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 10 (14.71%) CA Gen
2 7 (10.29%) Eclipse
3 6 (8.82%) Toad
4 5 (7.35%) Cucumber
4 5 (7.35%) JIRA
5 4 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.88%) JUnit
5 4 (5.88%) Selenium
6 3 (4.41%) ClearCase
6 3 (4.41%) ClearQuest
6 3 (4.41%) Maven
6 3 (4.41%) Mockito
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (4.41%) PVCS
6 3 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.94%) Sahi
7 2 (2.94%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.94%) WATIR
General
1 13 (19.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (42.65%) Developer
2 12 (17.65%) Analyst
3 9 (13.24%) Test Analyst
4 8 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 8 (11.76%) webMethods Developer
5 7 (10.29%) COBOL Developer
6 5 (7.35%) SQL Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Test Manager
7 4 (5.88%) Architect
7 4 (5.88%) PL/SQL Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (4.41%) COBOL Programmer
8 3 (4.41%) Consultant
8 3 (4.41%) Mainframe Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Mainframe Programmer
8 3 (4.41%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (4.41%) Oracle Financials Consultant
8 3 (4.41%) Programmer
8 3 (4.41%) SQL Programmer
8 3 (4.41%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (39.71%) XML
2 20 (29.41%) J2EE
3 6 (8.82%) CSS
3 6 (8.82%) SOAP
4 5 (7.35%) AngularJS
4 5 (7.35%) HTML
5 4 (5.88%) RESTful
6 3 (4.41%) .NET
6 3 (4.41%) EDIFACT
6 3 (4.41%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (4.41%) Java EE
6 3 (4.41%) JSON
6 3 (4.41%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (4.41%) OAuth2
6 3 (4.41%) OpenID
6 3 (4.41%) Polymer
6 3 (4.41%) React
6 3 (4.41%) Web Services
7 2 (2.94%) Akka
7 2 (2.94%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Mainframe
2 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.94%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.47%) Clustering
4 1 (1.47%) CMDB
4 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 40 (58.82%) Unix
2 17 (25.00%) Windows
3 7 (10.29%) Linux
4 4 (5.88%) AIX
4 4 (5.88%) VME
5 3 (4.41%) Debian
5 3 (4.41%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.94%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.47%) Android
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.47%) Solaris
7 1 (1.47%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) Test Strategy
2 20 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (25.00%) OO
3 17 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 15 (22.06%) Process Improvement
5 13 (19.12%) RUP
6 11 (16.18%) Scrum
7 10 (14.71%) Problem Management
8 9 (13.24%) Test Scripting
9 8 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (11.76%) System Integration Testing
9 8 (11.76%) TDD
10 7 (10.29%) Configuration Management
11 6 (8.82%) BDD
12 5 (7.35%) ITIL
12 5 (7.35%) Open Source
12 5 (7.35%) Software Engineering
12 5 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (7.35%) Web Development
13 4 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (64.71%) Java
2 29 (42.65%) PL/SQL
3 16 (23.53%) Shell Script
4 11 (16.18%) COBOL
5 8 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 8 (11.76%) Perl
6 4 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.88%) Python
7 2 (2.94%) C#
7 2 (2.94%) R
7 2 (2.94%) Ruby
7 2 (2.94%) Scala
8 1 (1.47%) Jython
8 1 (1.47%) PHP
8 1 (1.47%) Prolog
8 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) ISTQB
1 7 (10.29%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.82%) ISEB
2 6 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) Degree
4 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) MCITP
4 1 (1.47%) MCSA
4 1 (1.47%) MCSE
4 1 (1.47%) MCTS
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Docker
2 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.94%) HDFS
4 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) Grafana
1 3 (4.41%) Kibana
1 3 (4.41%) logstash
1 3 (4.41%) rkt
2 2 (2.94%) BladeLogic
2 2 (2.94%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 2 (2.94%) Puppet
3 1 (1.47%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.47%) Netcool
3 1 (1.47%) SCCM
3 1 (1.47%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.47%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 49 (72.06%) Oracle
2 28 (41.18%) webMethods
3 16 (23.53%) Informatica
4 14 (20.59%) Pega
5 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 8 (11.76%) BEA
7 6 (8.82%) CheckPoint
8 4 (5.88%) HP
8 4 (5.88%) ICL
9 3 (4.41%) AppDynamics
9 3 (4.41%) Aruba
9 3 (4.41%) Cisco
9 3 (4.41%) Fortinet
9 3 (4.41%) Remedy
9 3 (4.41%) Riverbed
9 3 (4.41%) Splunk
10 2 (2.94%) BMC
10 2 (2.94%) CA
10 2 (2.94%) Cloudera
10 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Premier IT
Rate: £350 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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