The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 2 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 2.67% 11.21% 8.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.22% 52.17% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 4
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£400 £310 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% +1.63%
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 £28.50 £27.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.81%
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
9 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 12.00% 21.50% 18.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 8
Average daily rate £400 £288 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% +6.48%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.14%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 7 (53.85%) ETL
2 6 (46.15%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) Web Services
3 5 (38.46%) CRM
3 5 (38.46%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 5 (38.46%) Data Migration
3 5 (38.46%) Force.com
3 5 (38.46%) Apex Code
4 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (23.08%) Automotive
5 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (15.38%) Marketing
6 2 (15.38%) MDX
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (15.38%) Cognos Report Studio
6 2 (15.38%) Cognos Transformer
6 2 (15.38%) WhereScape RED
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
6 2 (15.38%) IBM
6 2 (15.38%) ERP

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) BPCS
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (15.38%) WhereScape RED
3 2 (15.38%) Cognos Report Studio
3 2 (15.38%) Cognos Transformer
3 2 (15.38%) OLAP
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (7.69%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (23.08%) Automotive
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Functional Consultant
1 5 (38.46%) Consultant
1 5 (38.46%) Salesforce.com Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Data Modeller
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
1 5 (38.46%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ETL
2 5 (38.46%) CRM
2 5 (38.46%) Data Migration
2 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
3 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) ERP
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Service Management
5 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
5 1 (7.69%) Line Management
5 1 (7.69%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) Apex Code
3 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Cognos
3 2 (15.38%) IBM