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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Staffordshire / Stafford
Rank 4 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 4 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stafford 28.57% 14.29% 29.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 50.00% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £428 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £24.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+63.26% -14.60%

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 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stafford 85.71% 28.57% 47.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 2
Median daily rate £370 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Stafford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Stafford region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 February 2017, 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 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
1 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 2 (33.33%) Coaching
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Power BI
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (16.67%) React
2 1 (16.67%) Skype
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (16.67%) Laravel
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Ember.js
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) MDX

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 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Drupal
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
1 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) OLAP
1 1 (16.67%) OLAP Cube
1 1 (16.67%) Power BI
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Head of Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ETL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SSAS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SSRS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
1 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (16.67%) Ember.js
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) Laravel
1 1 (16.67%) MDX
1 1 (16.67%) React
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Coaching
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Zend