The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Telford region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 9 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing SQL 7 7 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 7.14% 11.29% 39.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.43% 36.84% 78.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 27
Average daily rate
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£315 £250 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.00% -39.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £250 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £250 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Programming Languages Category
Telford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23 19 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 23.47% 30.65% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 35
Average daily rate £330 £250 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £246 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £374 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.48 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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 24 July 2014, 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 15 (88.24%) Oracle
2 11 (64.71%) UNIX
3 9 (52.94%) WebLogic
4 8 (47.06%) Java
4 8 (47.06%) webMethods
5 7 (41.18%) PL/SQL
5 7 (41.18%) Windows
6 6 (35.29%) XML
6 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
7 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
7 5 (29.41%) COBOL
8 4 (23.53%) Informatica
8 4 (23.53%) Pega
9 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
9 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
9 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
9 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
9 3 (17.65%) ICL
9 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
9 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
9 3 (17.65%) BEA
9 3 (17.65%) Documentum
9 3 (17.65%) J2EE
9 3 (17.65%) Perl
9 3 (17.65%) Software Architecture
10 2 (11.76%) OO
10 2 (11.76%) RUP
10 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
10 2 (11.76%) ISEB
10 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 9 (52.94%) WebLogic
2 3 (17.65%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (5.88%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) CA Gen
1 1 (5.88%) ClearQuest
1 1 (5.88%) Toad
1 1 (5.88%) ClearCase
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Test Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Software Architect
5 2 (11.76%) COBOL Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Architect
6 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.88%) Database Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) XML
2 3 (17.65%) J2EE
3 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) UNIX
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) VME
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
2 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
3 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
3 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Software Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) OO
4 2 (11.76%) RUP
4 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.88%) Security Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Test Management
5 1 (5.88%) System Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Pay per click
5 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) PL/SQL
3 5 (29.41%) COBOL
4 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
4 3 (17.65%) Perl
5 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) ISEB
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Oracle
2 8 (47.06%) webMethods
3 4 (23.53%) Informatica
3 4 (23.53%) Pega
4 3 (17.65%) ICL
4 3 (17.65%) BEA
5 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.88%) Sybase
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