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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 12 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 9.45% 5.63% 11.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.29% 26.67% 52.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 7
Average daily rate £375 £400 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £400 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +1.78%
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
34 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 26.77% 21.13% 21.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 11
Average daily rate £375 £400 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +39.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £282 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £410 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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
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 11 February 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 11 February 2016, 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 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle
3 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (21.74%) Workflow
4 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (21.74%) Games
4 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
5 4 (17.39%) RPG
5 4 (17.39%) C++
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
5 4 (17.39%) C
5 4 (17.39%) XML
5 4 (17.39%) Windows
5 4 (17.39%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (17.39%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (17.39%) EDI
5 4 (17.39%) ERP
5 4 (17.39%) BPCS
5 4 (17.39%) FTP
5 4 (17.39%) AS400
5 4 (17.39%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
5 4 (17.39%) iSeries
5 4 (17.39%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (17.39%) RPG IV
5 4 (17.39%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (13.04%) MCITP

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (17.39%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) BPCS
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) FTP
2 3 (13.04%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (4.35%) OLAP
6 1 (4.35%) Redis
6 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.35%) ProC
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Games
3 3 (13.04%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) E-Business Team Leader
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle Team Leader
2 4 (17.39%) Programmer
2 4 (17.39%) Team Leader
3 3 (13.04%) DBA
3 3 (13.04%) E-Business Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Lead Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (13.04%) SQL DBA
4 2 (8.70%) Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Business Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Technical Architect
5 1 (4.35%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (4.35%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) EDI
1 4 (17.39%) XML
2 3 (13.04%) .NET
3 2 (8.70%) Middleware
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.35%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) JDBC
4 1 (4.35%) Lucene
4 1 (4.35%) MDX
4 1 (4.35%) Memcached
4 1 (4.35%) ODBC
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) AS400
1 4 (17.39%) iSeries
2 3 (13.04%) HP Storage
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Linked Data
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Semantic Web
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Unix
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Android
3 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (21.74%) Workflow
3 4 (17.39%) ERP
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.70%) ETL
5 2 (8.70%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Data Governance
6 1 (4.35%) Data Management
6 1 (4.35%) Open Source
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) Statistical Modelling
6 1 (4.35%) Test-First Development
6 1 (4.35%) Web Application Development
6 1 (4.35%) Web Design
6 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
2 4 (17.39%) C
2 4 (17.39%) C++
2 4 (17.39%) RPG
2 4 (17.39%) RPG IV
3 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
3 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.70%) VB
3 2 (8.70%) VBScript
4 1 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) Perl
4 1 (4.35%) PHP
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Ruby
4 1 (4.35%) SPARQL
4 1 (4.35%) VBA
4 1 (4.35%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) MCITP
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (13.04%) NCIE
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
3 3 (13.04%) Dell
3 3 (13.04%) HP
3 3 (13.04%) NetApp
3 3 (13.04%) Sophos
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