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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 15 5 13
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing SQL 17 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 10.00% 13.58% 5.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.61% 52.38% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 1
Median daily rate £439 £319 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.72% -15.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+45.13% -29.68%
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 Solihull region.

Programming Languages Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
72 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 42.35% 25.93% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 12 14
Median daily rate £439 £309 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.18% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £291 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £344 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 May 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 Solihull region with a requirement for SQL.

1 19 (67.86%) Oracle
2 16 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 10 (35.71%) Unix
3 10 (35.71%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 10 (35.71%) Oracle Database
4 9 (32.14%) Defect Tracking
4 9 (32.14%) JIRA
4 9 (32.14%) C++
4 9 (32.14%) RDBMS
4 9 (32.14%) ClearQuest
4 9 (32.14%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (32.14%) Toad
4 9 (32.14%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (32.14%) Oracle OWB
4 9 (32.14%) Relational Database
5 8 (28.57%) HTML
5 8 (28.57%) Windows
6 7 (25.00%) WebLogic
6 7 (25.00%) PVCS
6 7 (25.00%) Web Services
6 7 (25.00%) XML
6 7 (25.00%) Java
6 7 (25.00%) VB
6 7 (25.00%) Finance
6 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 6 (21.43%) Artifactory
7 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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 7 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.57%) CMS
3 1 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle Database
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (32.14%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (32.14%) Oracle OWB
2 9 (32.14%) RDBMS
2 9 (32.14%) Relational Database
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) ClearQuest
1 9 (32.14%) JIRA
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle Forms
1 9 (32.14%) Toad
2 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (25.00%) PVCS
3 6 (21.43%) Ant
3 6 (21.43%) Artifactory
3 6 (21.43%) Eclipse
3 6 (21.43%) JUnit
3 6 (21.43%) Maven
4 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.57%) ProC
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Business Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (14.29%) E-Business Team Leader
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle Team Leader
3 4 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Business Objects Developer
4 3 (10.71%) DBA
4 3 (10.71%) E-Business Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Lead Developer
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) SQL DBA
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.57%) C Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C Programmer
6 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) HTML
2 7 (25.00%) Web Services
2 7 (25.00%) XML
3 6 (21.43%) Apache CXF
3 6 (21.43%) Hibernate
3 6 (21.43%) J2EE
3 6 (21.43%) JSP
3 6 (21.43%) Servlets
3 6 (21.43%) Spring
4 3 (10.71%) .NET
4 3 (10.71%) OC4J
5 2 (7.14%) CSS
5 2 (7.14%) MDX
5 2 (7.14%) Middleware
5 2 (7.14%) Struts
6 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (3.57%) jQuery
6 1 (3.57%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Unix
2 8 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Defect Tracking
2 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (21.43%) OO
3 6 (21.43%) OOP
3 6 (21.43%) UML
4 4 (14.29%) Workflow
5 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.71%) ITIL
5 3 (10.71%) ITSM
5 3 (10.71%) Service Management
6 2 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.57%) ETL
7 1 (3.57%) Migration
7 1 (3.57%) MVC
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.57%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) PL/SQL
2 9 (32.14%) C++
3 7 (25.00%) Java
3 7 (25.00%) VB
4 4 (14.29%) C
4 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.14%) C#
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.57%) VBA
6 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
1 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (14.29%) Sun Certification
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Ektron
3 1 (3.57%) EPiServer
3 1 (3.57%) Sitecore