The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 21 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL 3 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 1.96% 9.24% 7.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.86% 39.29% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Median daily rate £363 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.52 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+77.61% -24.93%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Solihull region.

Programming Languages Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
7 28 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 4.58% 23.53% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 3
Median daily rate £350 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Solihull region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Solihull region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Solihull region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 25 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 Solihull region with a requirement for SQL.

1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) .NET
2 15 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 15 (83.33%) C#
2 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 14 (77.78%) MVC
3 14 (77.78%) KnockoutJS
4 13 (72.22%) jQuery
4 13 (72.22%) PowerShell
4 13 (72.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (72.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (72.22%) HTML
4 13 (72.22%) CSS
5 12 (66.67%) XML
5 12 (66.67%) WCF
6 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
6 11 (61.11%) StructureMap
6 11 (61.11%) Broadband
6 11 (61.11%) SOAP
6 11 (61.11%) Telecoms
6 11 (61.11%) NServiceBus
7 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
8 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
9 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (16.67%) Analytics
10 2 (11.11%) Network Management
10 2 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
10 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
10 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 11 (61.11%) NServiceBus
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 13 (72.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.11%) OLAP
4 2 (11.11%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 13 (72.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (61.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) C# Software Engineer
1 10 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) .NET Software Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (5.56%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Tester
6 1 (5.56%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) .NET
2 14 (77.78%) KnockoutJS
3 13 (72.22%) CSS
3 13 (72.22%) HTML
3 13 (72.22%) jQuery
4 12 (66.67%) WCF
4 12 (66.67%) XML
5 11 (61.11%) SOAP
5 11 (61.11%) StructureMap
6 2 (11.11%) MDX
6 2 (11.11%) Silverlight
6 2 (11.11%) WPF
7 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (5.56%) Breeze.js
7 1 (5.56%) Durandal
7 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
7 1 (5.56%) NHibernate
7 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (77.78%) MVC
3 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.11%) Data Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (11.11%) ETL
5 2 (11.11%) MVVM
5 2 (11.11%) Network Management
5 2 (11.11%) OOP
5 2 (11.11%) SOA
5 2 (11.11%) SOLID
5 2 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) TDD
6 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) C#
2 13 (72.22%) PowerShell
3 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 2 (11.11%) XAML
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft