The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire 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 5 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 30 35 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 14.22% 26.12% 20.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.04% 55.56% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 25 17
Median daily rate £325 £320 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £420 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.09% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Staffordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
81 63 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 38.39% 47.01% 45.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 44 34
Median daily rate £325 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £420 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
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 Staffordshire

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent 0 16 £325 -11.26% 10
Burton-upon-Trent -1 2 £413 +50.00% 5
Stafford -2 2 - - 1
Tamworth -3 2 £300 - 4
Lichfield - 2 £373 - 1
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 29 (52.73%) SQL Server
2 27 (49.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 24 (43.64%) T-SQL
4 24 (43.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (34.55%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (27.27%) .NET
7 12 (21.82%) C#
8 11 (20.00%) QlikView
9 10 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
10 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
10 9 (16.36%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (16.36%) MVC
10 9 (16.36%) Data Analysis
10 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (14.55%) NHS
11 8 (14.55%) ETL
11 8 (14.55%) jQuery
12 7 (12.73%) WCF
12 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET
12 7 (12.73%) Migration
13 6 (10.91%) Scrum
13 6 (10.91%) Project Management
13 6 (10.91%) Git (software)
14 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (9.09%) Jenkins
14 5 (9.09%) Degree
14 5 (9.09%) Selenium

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (3.64%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.64%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.82%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.64%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Intranet
1 2 (3.64%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.82%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (52.73%) SQL Server
2 27 (49.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (43.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (20.00%) QlikView
5 10 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (16.36%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (7.27%) Power BI
8 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (3.64%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (3.64%) Data Lake
10 2 (3.64%) Data Mart
10 2 (3.64%) HDInsight
10 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
10 2 (3.64%) MySQL
10 2 (3.64%) OLAP
10 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (3.64%) Star Schema
11 1 (1.82%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 5 (9.09%) Selenium
3 4 (7.27%) Subversion
4 3 (5.45%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (5.45%) TeamCity
4 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.64%) Appium
6 1 (1.82%) JIRA
6 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (3.64%) Advertising
1 2 (3.64%) Finance
1 2 (3.64%) Games
1 2 (3.64%) Retail
2 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (49.09%) Developer
2 14 (25.45%) SQL Developer
3 10 (18.18%) Analyst
4 9 (16.36%) DBA
4 9 (16.36%) SQL DBA
5 8 (14.55%) .NET Developer
5 8 (14.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 7 (12.73%) C# Developer
6 7 (12.73%) Information Analyst
7 6 (10.91%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (10.91%) SQL Analyst
7 6 (10.91%) SQL BI Developer
8 5 (9.09%) Administrator
9 4 (7.27%) Architect
9 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (7.27%) Cutover Manager
9 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Developer
9 4 (7.27%) SSRS Developer
10 3 (5.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.45%) Senior Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.27%) .NET
2 8 (14.55%) jQuery
3 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET
3 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 7 (12.73%) WCF
4 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (9.09%) CSS
4 5 (9.09%) HTML
4 5 (9.09%) XML
5 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (7.27%) RESTful
5 4 (7.27%) SOAP
5 4 (7.27%) Web Services
6 3 (5.45%) Ajax
6 3 (5.45%) AngularJS
6 3 (5.45%) HTML5
6 3 (5.45%) React
7 2 (3.64%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.64%) MDX
7 2 (3.64%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) NHS
2 4 (7.27%) Replication
3 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.45%) Informatics
3 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.64%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.64%) CESG
4 2 (3.64%) Clustering
4 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.64%) IVR
4 2 (3.64%) Online Games
5 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.82%) iPad
5 1 (1.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.64%) Linux
1 2 (3.64%) Unix
1 2 (3.64%) Windows
1 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.36%) Data Analysis
2 9 (16.36%) MVC
3 8 (14.55%) ETL
4 7 (12.73%) Migration
5 6 (10.91%) Project Management
5 6 (10.91%) Scrum
6 5 (9.09%) Data Management
6 5 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 5 (9.09%) OO
6 5 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (9.09%) Transition Management
7 4 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.27%) SOLID
7 4 (7.27%) Web Development
8 3 (5.45%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (5.45%) OOP
9 2 (3.64%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (43.64%) T-SQL
2 12 (21.82%) C#
3 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.09%) Java
5 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.64%) C
6 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.64%) XPath
7 1 (1.82%) PHP
7 1 (1.82%) Ruby
7 1 (1.82%) VB
7 1 (1.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) ISEB
2 2 (3.64%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.64%) Terminal Services
2 2 (3.64%) XenApp
2 2 (3.64%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.82%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 25 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle
2 5 (9.09%) SAP
3 2 (3.64%) Citrix
3 2 (3.64%) Dell
3 2 (3.64%) VMware
3 2 (3.64%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.82%) Avaya
4 1 (1.82%) Genesys
4 1 (1.82%) KANA
4 1 (1.82%) RedGate
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
ISL
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago