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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 10 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 13.89% 12.12% 23.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.67% 21.05% 47.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 5
Median daily rate £360 £418 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.77% +26.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £416 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £420 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.00%
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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Programming Languages Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
24 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 33.33% 57.58% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 10
Median daily rate £338 £365 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.53% +11.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 28 July 2016.

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 28 July 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for SQL.

1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (25.00%) .NET
4 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
5 3 (18.75%) C#
5 3 (18.75%) ETL
5 3 (18.75%) Migration
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Replication
6 2 (12.50%) WinForms
6 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 2 (12.50%) CRM
6 2 (12.50%) VB
6 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Finance
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (6.25%) SDLC
7 1 (6.25%) Presales

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 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 1 (6.25%) Power BI
5 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
5 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) DBA
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) SQL DBA
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Architect
4 1 (6.25%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) WinForms
3 1 (6.25%) Ajax
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Online Games
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
2 3 (18.75%) ETL
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
4 1 (6.25%) SDLC
4 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
4 1 (6.25%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (18.75%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 2 (12.50%) VB
3 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
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