The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 14 16 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Contract jobs citing SQL 18 9 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 9.09% 6.98% 21.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.45% 23.68% 78.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 10
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£475 £431 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.14% -15.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £275 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £499 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +20.48%
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
88 38 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 44.44% 29.46% 28.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 14 15
Average daily rate £400 £300 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £473 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -2 15 £450 +4.34% 5
Market Drayton - 1 - -
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 39 (61.90%) UNIX
2 35 (55.56%) webMethods
3 34 (53.97%) PL/SQL
4 33 (52.38%) Oracle
5 29 (46.03%) Java
6 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (30.16%) Informatica
8 18 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (26.98%) J2EE
9 17 (26.98%) Test Strategy
10 16 (25.40%) Waterfall
10 16 (25.40%) WebLogic
10 16 (25.40%) Pega
11 15 (23.81%) Data Modelling
12 13 (20.63%) Shell Script
12 13 (20.63%) Perl
12 13 (20.63%) Windows
12 13 (20.63%) RUP
13 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
13 11 (17.46%) SAX
13 11 (17.46%) BEA
14 9 (14.29%) Configuration Management
15 8 (12.70%) Business Objects
16 7 (11.11%) Open Source
16 7 (11.11%) Problem Management
16 7 (11.11%) OO
16 7 (11.11%) XML
17 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
18 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
18 4 (6.35%) Tivoli

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (25.40%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.17%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.17%) CMS
2 2 (3.17%) Exstream Dialogue
3 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.59%) IIS
3 1 (1.59%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Exstream
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Google Analytics
1 2 (3.17%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) LAN
1 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.17%) Internet
1 2 (3.17%) Firewall
1 2 (3.17%) SSL
2 1 (1.59%) SAN
2 1 (1.59%) Wireless
2 1 (1.59%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.59%) DNS
2 1 (1.59%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (6.35%) MySQL
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.59%) DTS
4 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.59%) FileMaker
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Toad
2 1 (1.59%) CA Gen
General
1 3 (4.76%) Back Office
1 3 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (66.67%) Developer
2 14 (22.22%) webMethods Developer
3 8 (12.70%) Analyst
4 6 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Web Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Programmer
7 3 (4.76%) Consultant
7 3 (4.76%) DBA
7 3 (4.76%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.76%) AWS Developer
8 2 (3.17%) SQL DBA
8 2 (3.17%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (3.17%) Administrator
9 1 (1.59%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.59%) Support Engineer
9 1 (1.59%) 3rd Line Support
9 1 (1.59%) 2nd Line Support
9 1 (1.59%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.98%) J2EE
2 11 (17.46%) SAX
3 7 (11.11%) XML
4 4 (6.35%) .NET
5 2 (3.17%) HTML
5 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.17%) CSS
5 2 (3.17%) Ajax
5 2 (3.17%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (3.17%) jQuery
5 2 (3.17%) HTML5
5 2 (3.17%) CSS3
5 2 (3.17%) ODBC
5 2 (3.17%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (61.90%) UNIX
2 13 (20.63%) Windows
3 3 (4.76%) Linux
3 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.17%) SUSE
5 1 (1.59%) Android
5 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.59%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (26.98%) Test Strategy
4 16 (25.40%) Waterfall
5 15 (23.81%) Data Modelling
6 13 (20.63%) RUP
7 9 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 7 (11.11%) OO
8 7 (11.11%) Problem Management
9 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (4.76%) Analytics
11 2 (3.17%) Migration
11 2 (3.17%) Security Testing
11 2 (3.17%) Test Scripting
11 2 (3.17%) Content Management
11 2 (3.17%) E-Commerce
12 1 (1.59%) B2B
12 1 (1.59%) B2C
12 1 (1.59%) ITIL
12 1 (1.59%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 34 (53.97%) PL/SQL
2 29 (46.03%) Java
3 13 (20.63%) Shell Script
3 13 (20.63%) Perl
4 4 (6.35%) C#
5 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.17%) Ruby
6 1 (1.59%) VB6
6 1 (1.59%) C
6 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.59%) VB
6 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) ISEB
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (55.56%) webMethods
2 33 (52.38%) Oracle
3 19 (30.16%) Informatica
4 16 (25.40%) Pega
5 11 (17.46%) BEA
6 8 (12.70%) Business Objects
7 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
8 4 (6.35%) HP
9 3 (4.76%) Adobe
10 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.17%) Sitecore
10 2 (3.17%) Omniture
10 2 (3.17%) Google
11 1 (1.59%) VMware
11 1 (1.59%) Panasonic
11 1 (1.59%) Spiceworks
11 1 (1.59%) Meraki
11 1 (1.59%) Cisco
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