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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL 65 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 18.79% 9.76% 14.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.62% 25.53% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 2 8
Median daily rate £415 £280 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.34% -13.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £176 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £384 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -26.22%
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
149 47 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 43.06% 38.21% 40.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 18 17
Median daily rate £450 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £276 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +3 52 £415 +1.21% 9
Shrewsbury +1 3 £200 +33.77% 1
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 135 (69.95%) Unix
2 131 (67.88%) Oracle
3 98 (50.78%) Java
4 95 (49.22%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (37.31%) Informatica
6 68 (35.23%) PL/SQL
6 68 (35.23%) Test Strategy
7 66 (34.20%) JIRA
8 65 (33.68%) Confluence
9 64 (33.16%) Linux
10 63 (32.64%) J2EE
11 56 (29.02%) WebLogic
11 56 (29.02%) BusinessObjects
11 56 (29.02%) Scrum
11 56 (29.02%) Puppet
12 54 (27.98%) MongoDB
12 54 (27.98%) Spring
12 54 (27.98%) Shell Script
13 49 (25.39%) Pentaho
14 48 (24.87%) Waterfall
14 48 (24.87%) Hadoop
15 46 (23.83%) webMethods
15 46 (23.83%) RUP
16 44 (22.80%) Git (software)
17 42 (21.76%) Pega
18 40 (20.73%) Software Engineering
18 40 (20.73%) Docker
19 38 (19.69%) Business Intelligence
20 35 (18.13%) Maven
21 34 (17.62%) Spring Boot

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 65 (33.68%) Confluence
2 56 (29.02%) WebLogic
3 13 (6.74%) Apache
4 11 (5.70%) JBoss
5 10 (5.18%) WebLogic Portal
6 9 (4.66%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (3.11%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.07%) SAS
9 2 (1.04%) Documentum
9 2 (1.04%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.52%) Captiva
10 1 (0.52%) nginx
10 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
10 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 9 (4.66%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (4.66%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (4.15%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (4.15%) Google App Engine
2 8 (4.15%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.52%) GitHub
3 1 (0.52%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.63%) HTTP
1 7 (3.63%) SSL
1 7 (3.63%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.55%) LAN
2 3 (1.55%) WAN
3 2 (1.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (29.02%) BusinessObjects
2 54 (27.98%) MongoDB
3 49 (25.39%) Pentaho
4 48 (24.87%) Hadoop
5 26 (13.47%) Big Data
6 23 (11.92%) Oracle OWB
7 9 (4.66%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (4.66%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (3.63%) SQL Server
9 3 (1.55%) MySQL
10 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.52%) HBase
11 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 66 (34.20%) JIRA
2 44 (22.80%) Git (software)
3 35 (18.13%) Maven
4 31 (16.06%) ClearCase
5 23 (11.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 22 (11.40%) ClearQuest
7 20 (10.36%) Selenium
8 12 (6.22%) SoapUI
9 11 (5.70%) Jenkins
10 10 (5.18%) PVCS
11 9 (4.66%) Eclipse
11 9 (4.66%) IntelliJ
11 9 (4.66%) JUnit
12 3 (1.55%) CA Gen
12 3 (1.55%) Subversion
13 2 (1.04%) FishEye
13 2 (1.04%) Gatling
13 2 (1.04%) GitLab
13 2 (1.04%) JIRA Agile
13 2 (1.04%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (2.07%) Finance
Job Titles
1 105 (54.40%) Developer
2 47 (24.35%) Architect
3 36 (18.65%) Software Architect
4 31 (16.06%) Lead Developer
5 23 (11.92%) Java Architect
5 23 (11.92%) Pentaho Developer
6 22 (11.40%) Java Software Architect
7 21 (10.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 21 (10.88%) Software Engineer
8 19 (9.84%) Hadoop Developer
9 17 (8.81%) Analyst
10 16 (8.29%) Senior Architect
11 14 (7.25%) DevOps Engineer
11 14 (7.25%) Java Developer
11 14 (7.25%) Test Analyst
12 13 (6.74%) Software Developer
13 12 (6.22%) Senior Software Architect
14 11 (5.70%) Java Engineer
14 11 (5.70%) Java Software Developer
14 11 (5.70%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (32.64%) J2EE
2 54 (27.98%) Spring
3 34 (17.62%) Spring Boot
4 33 (17.10%) RabbitMQ
4 33 (17.10%) XML
5 31 (16.06%) SOAP
6 28 (14.51%) ELK Stack
7 22 (11.40%) CSS
8 20 (10.36%) Hystrix
8 20 (10.36%) Play Framework
8 20 (10.36%) Swagger
9 19 (9.84%) J2SE
9 19 (9.84%) JSON
9 19 (9.84%) REST
9 19 (9.84%) WireMock
10 17 (8.81%) Hibernate
11 12 (6.22%) HTML
11 12 (6.22%) jQuery
12 10 (5.18%) HTML5
13 9 (4.66%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.88%) Data Integration
2 2 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.04%) Clustering
2 2 (1.04%) Data Centre
3 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 135 (69.95%) Unix
2 64 (33.16%) Linux
3 24 (12.44%) Windows
4 5 (2.59%) 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 95 (49.22%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (35.23%) Test Strategy
3 56 (29.02%) Scrum
4 48 (24.87%) Waterfall
5 46 (23.83%) RUP
6 40 (20.73%) Software Engineering
7 38 (19.69%) Business Intelligence
8 33 (17.10%) Configuration Management
8 33 (17.10%) Data Modelling
9 32 (16.58%) Software Architecture
10 28 (14.51%) OO
10 28 (14.51%) Open Source
11 24 (12.44%) Microservices
12 22 (11.40%) DevOps
13 21 (10.88%) Analytics
14 20 (10.36%) Project Planning
15 16 (8.29%) Problem Management
16 15 (7.77%) User Stories
17 13 (6.74%) Continuous Integration
18 11 (5.70%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 98 (50.78%) Java
2 68 (35.23%) PL/SQL
3 54 (27.98%) Shell Script
4 26 (13.47%) Perl
5 20 (10.36%) Scala
6 19 (9.84%) JavaScript
7 11 (5.70%) C
8 10 (5.18%) C#
9 7 (3.63%) Haskell
10 2 (1.04%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.04%) 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 16 (8.29%) Security Cleared
2 15 (7.77%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.15%) ISEB
4 7 (3.63%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.52%) Degree
7 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.52%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.07%) QA
System Software
1 40 (20.73%) Docker
2 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 56 (29.02%) Puppet
2 20 (10.36%) Grafana
2 20 (10.36%) Graphite
3 10 (5.18%) BMC PATROL
3 10 (5.18%) Kibana
3 10 (5.18%) OPNET
3 10 (5.18%) SCOM
4 9 (4.66%) logstash
5 2 (1.04%) Opsview
5 2 (1.04%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.52%) SCCM
6 1 (0.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 131 (67.88%) Oracle
2 72 (37.31%) Informatica
3 46 (23.83%) webMethods
4 42 (21.76%) Pega
5 26 (13.47%) Cloudera
6 15 (7.77%) WSO2
7 14 (7.25%) Adobe
8 12 (6.22%) BMC
9 9 (4.66%) Digital Fuel
9 9 (4.66%) Google
9 9 (4.66%) Red Hat
10 8 (4.15%) BEA
11 6 (3.11%) Microsoft
12 4 (2.07%) VMware
13 3 (1.55%) Atlassian
13 3 (1.55%) Citrix
14 1 (0.52%) CheckPoint
14 1 (0.52%) EMC
14 1 (0.52%) HP
14 1 (0.52%) IBM
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago