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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL 13 5 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 9.85% 10.64% 38.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.63% 38.46% 82.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 30
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£295 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £375 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £375 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.29 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+11.62% -15.30%
SQL
Shropshire

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
32 13 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 24.24% 27.66% 46.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 35
Average daily rate £400 £375 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £238 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £430 £600
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 £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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
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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 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 21 (77.78%) Oracle
2 15 (55.56%) UNIX
3 10 (37.04%) WebLogic
3 10 (37.04%) PL/SQL
4 9 (33.33%) Java
4 9 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 8 (29.63%) XML
5 8 (29.63%) Windows
6 7 (25.93%) webMethods
6 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
7 6 (22.22%) COBOL
8 5 (18.52%) ICL
8 5 (18.52%) Test Scripting
8 5 (18.52%) Documentum
8 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
9 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
9 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
9 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
9 4 (14.81%) Security Testing
9 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
9 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (11.11%) Oracle OWB
10 3 (11.11%) Informatica
10 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
10 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
10 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
10 3 (11.11%) Linux
10 3 (11.11%) Pega
10 3 (11.11%) Test Strategy
10 3 (11.11%) Software Architecture

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 10 (37.04%) WebLogic
2 5 (18.52%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle OWB
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.70%) Data Mart
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.70%) SQLPlus
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Toad
1 1 (3.70%) ClearQuest
1 1 (3.70%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Test Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Software Architect
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 3 (11.11%) COBOL Developer
5 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL Developer
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Reporting Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) SQL DBA
6 2 (7.41%) Report Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (7.41%) DBA
7 1 (3.70%) Database Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Database Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) XML
2 2 (7.41%) J2EE
3 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) UNIX
2 8 (29.63%) Windows
3 3 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (3.70%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 5 (18.52%) Test Scripting
3 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
3 4 (14.81%) Security Testing
3 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
3 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 3 (11.11%) Software Architecture
5 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.41%) Coaching
5 2 (7.41%) Information Assurance
5 2 (7.41%) Test Management
5 2 (7.41%) OO
5 2 (7.41%) RUP
5 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.70%) Data Security
6 1 (3.70%) Security Management
6 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.70%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) PL/SQL
2 9 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (22.22%) COBOL
4 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.41%) Perl
6 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) ISEB
3 2 (7.41%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
1 1 (3.70%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) Oracle
2 7 (25.93%) webMethods
3 5 (18.52%) ICL
4 3 (11.11%) Informatica
4 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.11%) Pega
5 2 (7.41%) BEA
6 1 (3.70%) Sybase
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