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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 12 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 40 62 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 12.42% 24.12% 19.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.83% 68.89% 48.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 17
Median daily rate £325 £371 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.45% +4.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £513 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £33.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +29.80%
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
103 90 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 31.99% 35.02% 40.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 22 34
Median daily rate £413 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 3
Median hourly rate £16.04 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -8 35 £325 -18.75% 7
Ludlow +4 1 - -
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 75 (74.26%) Oracle
2 61 (60.40%) Java
3 57 (56.44%) Unix
4 42 (41.58%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (40.59%) PL/SQL
6 38 (37.62%) webMethods
7 37 (36.63%) XML
8 31 (30.69%) J2EE
9 30 (29.70%) WebLogic
10 27 (26.73%) Test Strategy
11 24 (23.76%) Windows
11 24 (23.76%) Waterfall
12 21 (20.79%) Linux
12 21 (20.79%) Shell Script
13 20 (19.80%) Pega
14 19 (18.81%) RUP
14 19 (18.81%) Process Improvement
15 18 (17.82%) OO
15 18 (17.82%) Finance
16 17 (16.83%) Informatica
16 17 (16.83%) Puppet
16 17 (16.83%) Spring
17 16 (15.84%) MongoDB
17 16 (15.84%) Open Source
18 15 (14.85%) COBOL
19 14 (13.86%) Microsoft
19 14 (13.86%) Confluence
19 14 (13.86%) JIRA
20 12 (11.88%) SOAP
20 12 (11.88%) Git (software)

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 30 (29.70%) WebLogic
2 14 (13.86%) Confluence
3 7 (6.93%) Apache
4 6 (5.94%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.96%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (3.96%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (2.97%) JBoss
7 2 (1.98%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.98%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.98%) CMS
7 2 (1.98%) Documentum
7 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.98%) IIS
7 2 (1.98%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.98%) WordPress
8 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (7.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.98%) MS Office
3 1 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (5.94%) Oracle Cash Management
1 6 (5.94%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (5.94%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (5.94%) Oracle Payables
1 6 (5.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (3.96%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (2.97%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.98%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (5.94%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.96%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.96%) Google App Engine
2 4 (3.96%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) OSPF
1 2 (1.98%) SNMP
1 2 (1.98%) SSL
2 1 (0.99%) Firewall
2 1 (0.99%) HTTP
2 1 (0.99%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.99%) iSCSI
2 1 (0.99%) NAS
2 1 (0.99%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.84%) MongoDB
2 11 (10.89%) MySQL
3 9 (8.91%) SQL Server
4 8 (7.92%) Oracle OWB
5 7 (6.93%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (4.95%) IDMS
7 4 (3.96%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (2.97%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.97%) HBase
8 3 (2.97%) Pentaho
9 2 (1.98%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.98%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 14 (13.86%) JIRA
2 12 (11.88%) Git (software)
3 11 (10.89%) CA Gen
3 11 (10.89%) Maven
4 9 (8.91%) Jenkins
4 9 (8.91%) Toad
5 8 (7.92%) ClearQuest
5 8 (7.92%) Eclipse
5 8 (7.92%) Selenium
6 5 (4.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (3.96%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (3.96%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (3.96%) PVCS
7 4 (3.96%) SoapUI
8 3 (2.97%) ClearCase
9 2 (1.98%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.98%) FishEye
9 2 (1.98%) IntelliJ
9 2 (1.98%) JUnit
9 2 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (17.82%) Finance
2 1 (0.99%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 43 (42.57%) Developer
2 20 (19.80%) Architect
3 17 (16.83%) Analyst
4 13 (12.87%) Test Analyst
5 9 (8.91%) COBOL Developer
5 9 (8.91%) Software Architect
6 8 (7.92%) Java Developer
6 8 (7.92%) PL/SQL Developer
6 8 (7.92%) Scala Developer
6 8 (7.92%) webMethods Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Java Architect
8 6 (5.94%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Java Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Senior Architect
8 6 (5.94%) Software Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Technical Architect
9 5 (4.95%) Java Software Architect
9 5 (4.95%) SQL Developer
9 5 (4.95%) Systems Architect
9 5 (4.95%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (36.63%) XML
2 31 (30.69%) J2EE
3 17 (16.83%) Spring
4 12 (11.88%) SOAP
5 11 (10.89%) JSON
6 10 (9.90%) Play Framework
7 8 (7.92%) CSS
7 8 (7.92%) Spring Boot
8 7 (6.93%) Hibernate
8 7 (6.93%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (5.94%) HTML
9 6 (5.94%) J2SE
9 6 (5.94%) REST
10 5 (4.95%) AngularJS
10 5 (4.95%) Java EE
11 4 (3.96%) .NET
12 3 (2.97%) EDIFACT
12 3 (2.97%) HTML5
12 3 (2.97%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (2.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.93%) Mainframe
2 3 (2.97%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.97%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.98%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.99%) Clustering
4 1 (0.99%) HP Superdome
4 1 (0.99%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 57 (56.44%) Unix
2 24 (23.76%) Windows
3 21 (20.79%) Linux
4 7 (6.93%) VME
5 5 (4.95%) AIX
6 3 (2.97%) Debian
6 3 (2.97%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.97%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.99%) HPUX
7 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.99%) Solaris
7 1 (0.99%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.99%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (41.58%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (26.73%) Test Strategy
3 24 (23.76%) Waterfall
4 19 (18.81%) Process Improvement
4 19 (18.81%) RUP
5 18 (17.82%) OO
6 16 (15.84%) Open Source
7 12 (11.88%) DevOps
8 11 (10.89%) Problem Management
8 11 (10.89%) Scrum
8 11 (10.89%) Software Engineering
8 11 (10.89%) Test Scripting
9 9 (8.91%) Software Architecture
10 8 (7.92%) Configuration Management
10 8 (7.92%) Project Planning
10 8 (7.92%) System Integration Testing
11 6 (5.94%) Cash Management
11 6 (5.94%) Microservices
12 5 (4.95%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (4.95%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (60.40%) Java
2 41 (40.59%) PL/SQL
3 21 (20.79%) Shell Script
4 15 (14.85%) COBOL
5 11 (10.89%) JavaScript
6 10 (9.90%) Perl
6 10 (9.90%) Scala
7 5 (4.95%) Python
8 3 (2.97%) PHP
8 3 (2.97%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.98%) C#
9 2 (1.98%) R
10 1 (0.99%) Jython
10 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.99%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (10.89%) ISTQB
2 10 (9.90%) ISEB
2 10 (9.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (7.92%) Security Cleared
4 7 (6.93%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.97%) Degree
6 1 (0.99%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.99%) MCITP
6 1 (0.99%) MCSA
6 1 (0.99%) MCSE
6 1 (0.99%) MCTS
6 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) QA
System Software
1 8 (7.92%) Docker
2 4 (3.96%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.98%) HDFS
4 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.99%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 17 (16.83%) Puppet
2 2 (1.98%) Grafana
2 2 (1.98%) Graphite
2 2 (1.98%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 2 (1.98%) SCCM
2 2 (1.98%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.99%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.99%) Netcool
3 1 (0.99%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.99%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 75 (74.26%) Oracle
2 38 (37.62%) webMethods
3 20 (19.80%) Pega
4 17 (16.83%) Informatica
5 14 (13.86%) Microsoft
6 9 (8.91%) BEA
7 7 (6.93%) ICL
8 5 (4.95%) CheckPoint
8 5 (4.95%) WSO2
9 4 (3.96%) Adobe
9 4 (3.96%) Google
10 3 (2.97%) Cloudera
10 3 (2.97%) HP
10 3 (2.97%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.98%) Cisco
11 2 (1.98%) Fortinet
11 2 (1.98%) Remedy
11 2 (1.98%) Riverbed
11 2 (1.98%) SAP
11 2 (1.98%) Sun
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