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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 12 19 8
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Contract jobs citing SQL 15 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 11.90% 5.95% 8.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.45% 26.19% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 5
Median daily rate £350 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £419 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £485 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.09% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.48 £31.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +19.23%
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
33 42 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 26.19% 22.70% 24.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 13
Median daily rate £350 £375 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £346 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £483 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

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 10 December 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 16 (80.00%) C#
1 16 (80.00%) .NET
1 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (75.00%) HTML
2 15 (75.00%) CSS
2 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (70.00%) MVC
3 14 (70.00%) XML
3 14 (70.00%) Visual Studio
3 14 (70.00%) KnockoutJS
4 13 (65.00%) PowerShell
4 13 (65.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (65.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (65.00%) SOAP
4 13 (65.00%) jQuery
5 12 (60.00%) WCF
6 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
6 11 (55.00%) Broadband
6 11 (55.00%) Telecoms
6 11 (55.00%) StructureMap
6 11 (55.00%) NServiceBus
7 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
8 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
10 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
10 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (15.00%) Analytics
11 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
11 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013

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 (55.00%) NServiceBus
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (65.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (10.00%) OLAP
4 2 (10.00%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Visual Studio
2 13 (65.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (55.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 10 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Developer
3 7 (35.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 1 (5.00%) QA Tester
7 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) .NET
2 15 (75.00%) CSS
2 15 (75.00%) HTML
3 14 (70.00%) KnockoutJS
3 14 (70.00%) XML
4 13 (65.00%) jQuery
4 13 (65.00%) SOAP
5 12 (60.00%) WCF
6 11 (55.00%) StructureMap
7 2 (10.00%) Ajax
7 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (10.00%) JSON
7 2 (10.00%) MDX
7 2 (10.00%) REST
7 2 (10.00%) WinForms
8 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
8 1 (5.00%) NHibernate
8 1 (5.00%) Silverlight
8 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) MVC
3 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.00%) Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Development
6 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) ETL
6 2 (10.00%) Network Management
6 2 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Decision Table
7 1 (5.00%) ERP
7 1 (5.00%) Information Management
7 1 (5.00%) Manual Testing
7 1 (5.00%) OOP
7 1 (5.00%) SOA
7 1 (5.00%) TDD
7 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) C#
2 13 (65.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) SAP