The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stafford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stafford 9.68% 8.33% 12.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 50.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £33.02 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-16.71% +28.23%
SQL
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Stafford region.

Programming Languages Category
Stafford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
12 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stafford 38.71% 16.67% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £270 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stafford region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Stafford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Stafford region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Stafford

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Stafford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Stafford region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Stafford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Stafford region with a requirement for SQL.

1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) CESG
2 2 (66.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (66.67%) HDInsight
2 2 (66.67%) Power BI
2 2 (66.67%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Data Lake

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Data Lake Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (66.67%) Data Lake
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) HDInsight
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Power BI
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Azure Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Azure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Scrum Master
2 1 (33.33%) Java Scrum Master
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) JMS
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) React
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) CESG
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
1 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Dell
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Genesys
2 1 (33.33%) KANA