The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 18 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 18.00% 7.14% 11.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.15% 30.43% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
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£438 £315 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +26.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -5.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Telford region.

Programming Languages Category
Telford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
39 23 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 39.00% 23.47% 30.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 7
Average daily rate £438 £330 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.57% +32.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £230 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £423 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £19.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Telford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Telford

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Telford

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Telford

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Telford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Telford region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 26 (72.22%) UNIX
2 21 (58.33%) Java
3 19 (52.78%) Oracle
4 17 (47.22%) J2EE
5 16 (44.44%) webMethods
5 16 (44.44%) Informatica
6 15 (41.67%) WebLogic
7 14 (38.89%) Shell Script
7 14 (38.89%) Pega
8 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (36.11%) Data Modelling
9 11 (30.56%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (30.56%) Waterfall
10 10 (27.78%) XML
11 9 (25.00%) Test Strategy
12 8 (22.22%) RUP
12 8 (22.22%) Perl
13 7 (19.44%) HTML
13 7 (19.44%) BEA
13 7 (19.44%) HTML5
13 7 (19.44%) Open Source
14 6 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
14 6 (16.67%) PL/SQL
14 6 (16.67%) Apache
15 5 (13.89%) Hibernate
15 5 (13.89%) Spring
15 5 (13.89%) Cloud Computing
15 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
15 5 (13.89%) Selenium

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Telford region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (41.67%) WebLogic
2 6 (16.67%) Apache
3 2 (5.56%) JBoss
3 2 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (5.56%) CMS
3 2 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.78%) Confluence
4 1 (2.78%) Captiva
4 1 (2.78%) Documentum
4 1 (2.78%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.56%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (5.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.78%) SSL
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (8.33%) MySQL
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.78%) Base SAS
4 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.78%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (2.78%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Eclipse
1 5 (13.89%) JUnit
1 5 (13.89%) Selenium
2 3 (8.33%) ClearCase
3 2 (5.56%) IntelliJ
3 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.78%) CA Gen
4 1 (2.78%) Ant
4 1 (2.78%) Subversion
4 1 (2.78%) Maven
4 1 (2.78%) JIRA
4 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (5.56%) Back Office
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Developer
2 6 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) AWS Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (2.78%) COBOL Developer
7 1 (2.78%) WebLogic Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Functional Test Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Java Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Software Programmer
7 1 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.78%) SCCM Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Hadoop Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) J2EE
2 10 (27.78%) XML
3 7 (19.44%) HTML
3 7 (19.44%) HTML5
4 5 (13.89%) REST
4 5 (13.89%) SOAP
4 5 (13.89%) Hibernate
4 5 (13.89%) Spring
4 5 (13.89%) J2SE
5 4 (11.11%) JSON
6 2 (5.56%) jQuery
6 2 (5.56%) Ajax
6 2 (5.56%) .NET
6 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.56%) EJB
6 2 (5.56%) CSS
6 2 (5.56%) CSS3
6 2 (5.56%) Play Framework
7 1 (2.78%) XSD
7 1 (2.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Credit Risk
1 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (72.22%) UNIX
2 2 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.78%) SUSE
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Data Modelling
1 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (30.56%) Waterfall
3 9 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 8 (22.22%) RUP
5 7 (19.44%) Open Source
6 5 (13.89%) Software Architecture
6 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.89%) DevOps
6 5 (13.89%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (11.11%) Problem Management
8 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 3 (8.33%) Analytics
8 3 (8.33%) Scrum
8 3 (8.33%) Test Scripting
8 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.56%) Microservices
9 2 (5.56%) SDLC
9 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) Java
2 14 (38.89%) Shell Script
3 8 (22.22%) Perl
4 6 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.56%) C#
5 2 (5.56%) Scala
6 1 (2.78%) C
6 1 (2.78%) COBOL
6 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) ISEB
1 3 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Oracle
2 16 (44.44%) Informatica
2 16 (44.44%) webMethods
3 14 (38.89%) Pega
4 7 (19.44%) BEA
5 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.56%) Adobe
6 2 (5.56%) Misys
6 2 (5.56%) HP
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco
6 2 (5.56%) IBM
6 2 (5.56%) Sage
6 2 (5.56%) Omniture
6 2 (5.56%) Google
6 2 (5.56%) Sitecore
7 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
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