The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Solihull region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL 6 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 7.69% 8.25% 9.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.08% 50.00% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £338 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +18.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Programming Languages Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
26 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 33.33% 16.49% 30.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 5
Average daily rate £330 £325 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +33.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £160 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £385 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
SQL
West Midlands

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 29 July 2014, 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%) VBA
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
3 5 (38.46%) MySQL
3 5 (38.46%) MS Office
3 5 (38.46%) Perl
3 5 (38.46%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
4 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
5 3 (23.08%) Retail
5 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
6 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (15.38%) Hyperion
6 2 (15.38%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Essbase
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (15.38%) SOA
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (38.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) MySQL
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (15.38%) Essbase
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.69%) MS Access
4 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Database Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modeller
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) MDX
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (7.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Solaris
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (15.38%) SOA
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) ETL
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) VBA
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) Perl
3 5 (38.46%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) Hyperion
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
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