The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 18 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL 4 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 4.12% 16.67% 48.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.33% 31.25% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 9
Median daily rate £350 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £300 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £357 £326
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £28.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-0.44% +12.50%
SQL
Manchester

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

Programming Languages Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
48 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 49.48% 53.33% 64.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 10 12
Median daily rate £400 £325 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £300 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £350 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 -
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 Stockport

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Stockport region with a requirement for SQL.

1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) JSON
3 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) DataStage
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) iPad
3 2 (22.22%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Cross-Platform Development
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) API Design
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) DataStage
3 1 (11.11%) DB2
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Hudson
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) DataStage Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) DataStage Developer
2 2 (22.22%) DataStage ETL Developer
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Elasticsearch Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) ETL Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) ETL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Information Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) JSON
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
3 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
3 1 (11.11%) Node.js
3 1 (11.11%) OpenID
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) WCF
3 1 (11.11%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) AIX
2 1 (11.11%) HPUX
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) ETL
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) API Design
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Cross-Platform Development
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) SEO
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
1 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) Tableau