The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 3 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 16 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 22.22% 22.50% 19.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 59.26% 32.14% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 4
Median daily rate £250 £335 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.37% -3.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £293 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £374 £416
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 £22.52 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+77.61% -24.93%

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

Programming Languages Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
27 28 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 37.50% 70.00% 61.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 12
Median daily rate £250 £325 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £375 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 26 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for SQL.

1 22 (70.97%) SQL Server
2 18 (58.06%) .NET
2 18 (58.06%) C#
2 18 (58.06%) T-SQL
3 17 (54.84%) MVC
4 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
5 13 (41.94%) jQuery
5 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
6 12 (38.71%) Git (software)
7 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
7 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
8 9 (29.03%) Visual Studio
8 9 (29.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 9 (29.03%) WCF
9 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
9 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (25.81%) Entity Framework
9 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (22.58%) HTML
10 7 (22.58%) CSS
10 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
10 7 (22.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (19.35%) TypeScript
11 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
11 6 (19.35%) StructureMap
11 6 (19.35%) AutoMapper
11 6 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (19.35%) System Testing
11 6 (19.35%) LINQ

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 (3.23%) SAS
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (70.97%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) Power BI
4 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Git (software)
2 9 (29.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 9 (29.03%) Visual Studio
3 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
3 6 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (16.13%) Subversion
4 5 (16.13%) TeamCity
5 4 (12.90%) Selenium
6 1 (3.23%) Appium
6 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) .NET Developer
3 8 (25.81%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (25.81%) C# Developer
4 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) DBA
4 5 (16.13%) Programmer
4 5 (16.13%) SQL Developer
5 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (12.90%) SQL DBA
6 3 (9.68%) Cutover Manager
7 2 (6.45%) C# WCF Developer
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (6.45%) WCF Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Administrator
8 1 (3.23%) Applications Support
8 1 (3.23%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) .NET
2 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
2 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC
2 13 (41.94%) jQuery
3 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
4 9 (29.03%) WCF
5 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
5 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 8 (25.81%) Entity Framework
6 7 (22.58%) CSS
6 7 (22.58%) HTML
6 7 (22.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (19.35%) AutoMapper
7 6 (19.35%) LINQ
7 6 (19.35%) StructureMap
8 5 (16.13%) HTML5
8 5 (16.13%) XML
9 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (9.68%) React
10 3 (9.68%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) NHS
2 3 (9.68%) Replication
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) MVC
2 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (19.35%) Migration
3 6 (19.35%) OO
3 6 (19.35%) Scrum
3 6 (19.35%) SOLID
3 6 (19.35%) System Testing
3 6 (19.35%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (16.13%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (16.13%) Workflow
5 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
5 4 (12.90%) Project Management
5 4 (12.90%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (12.90%) Transition Management
6 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.68%) Data Management
6 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (9.68%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) C#
1 18 (58.06%) T-SQL
2 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
3 6 (19.35%) TypeScript
4 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.45%) XPath
6 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
1 1 (3.23%) ISEB
1 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle
3 4 (12.90%) SAP
4 2 (6.45%) Xamarin