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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 18 2
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Contract jobs citing SQL 22 6 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 16.30% 6.32% 27.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.14% 26.09% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 8
Average daily rate
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£463 £320 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.53% -23.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £264 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £376 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £25.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -7.27%
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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
73 23 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 54.07% 24.21% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 10 11
Average daily rate £465 £311 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.51% -33.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £471 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Telford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Telford region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 March 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 37 (66.07%) UNIX
2 34 (60.71%) PL/SQL
3 31 (55.36%) Oracle
4 30 (53.57%) webMethods
5 25 (44.64%) Java
6 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (28.57%) Informatica
8 15 (26.79%) J2EE
8 15 (26.79%) Waterfall
8 15 (26.79%) Test Strategy
9 14 (25.00%) Pega
9 14 (25.00%) WebLogic
9 14 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (21.43%) RUP
10 12 (21.43%) Data Modelling
11 11 (19.64%) Perl
12 10 (17.86%) Shell Script
13 9 (16.07%) BEA
13 9 (16.07%) SAX
13 9 (16.07%) Windows
14 7 (12.50%) XML
14 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
15 6 (10.71%) OO
15 6 (10.71%) HP
16 5 (8.93%) Configuration Management
16 5 (8.93%) Business Objects
16 5 (8.93%) Open Source
17 4 (7.14%) Exstream
17 4 (7.14%) Problem Management
17 4 (7.14%) Tivoli

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 14 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.36%) Exstream Dialogue
3 2 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.57%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Exstream
2 2 (3.57%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.57%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) LAN
1 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.79%) SSL
1 1 (1.79%) SAN
1 1 (1.79%) Internet
1 1 (1.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) MySQL
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.57%) DTS
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.79%) FileMaker
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Toad
2 1 (1.79%) CA Gen
General
1 3 (5.36%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 40 (71.43%) Developer
2 12 (21.43%) webMethods Developer
3 9 (16.07%) Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Senior Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Web Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Programmer
7 3 (5.36%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) AWS Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (3.57%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
9 1 (1.79%) DBA
9 1 (1.79%) Tester
9 1 (1.79%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) C# Developer
9 1 (1.79%) Senior Tester
9 1 (1.79%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.79%) J2EE
2 9 (16.07%) SAX
3 7 (12.50%) XML
4 3 (5.36%) .NET
5 2 (3.57%) HTML
5 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.57%) CSS
5 2 (3.57%) Ajax
5 2 (3.57%) jQuery
5 2 (3.57%) HTML5
5 2 (3.57%) CSS3
6 1 (1.79%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.79%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 37 (66.07%) UNIX
2 9 (16.07%) Windows
3 2 (3.57%) Linux
4 1 (1.79%) SUSE
4 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.79%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (26.79%) Waterfall
2 15 (26.79%) Test Strategy
3 14 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (21.43%) Data Modelling
4 12 (21.43%) RUP
5 6 (10.71%) OO
6 5 (8.93%) Configuration Management
7 4 (7.14%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.36%) Analytics
8 3 (5.36%) Test Scripting
8 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.57%) Content Management
9 2 (3.57%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.79%) B2B
10 1 (1.79%) B2C
10 1 (1.79%) ITIL
10 1 (1.79%) CRM
10 1 (1.79%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.79%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (60.71%) PL/SQL
2 25 (44.64%) Java
3 11 (19.64%) Perl
4 10 (17.86%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.36%) C#
6 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.79%) COBOL
7 1 (1.79%) Ruby
7 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) ISEB
2 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.79%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 31 (55.36%) Oracle
2 30 (53.57%) webMethods
3 16 (28.57%) Informatica
4 14 (25.00%) Pega
5 9 (16.07%) BEA
6 6 (10.71%) HP
7 5 (8.93%) Business Objects
8 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
9 2 (3.57%) Adobe
9 2 (3.57%) Sitecore
9 2 (3.57%) Omniture
9 2 (3.57%) Google
10 1 (1.79%) Micro Focus
10 1 (1.79%) Red Hat