The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 51 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 17.06% 12.79% 15.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.15% 33.33% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 1 8
Median daily rate £415 £410 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% +27.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £410 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £410 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -25.00%
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
121 33 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 40.47% 38.37% 38.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 7 16
Median daily rate £450 £410 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +27.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £357 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Telford region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 June 2016.

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 29 June 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 Telford region with a requirement for SQL.

1 116 (71.60%) Unix
2 112 (69.14%) Oracle
3 86 (53.09%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (51.85%) Java
5 67 (41.36%) Informatica
6 62 (38.27%) JIRA
7 61 (37.65%) Confluence
8 58 (35.80%) Test Strategy
9 55 (33.95%) PL/SQL
9 55 (33.95%) Scrum
10 54 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
11 51 (31.48%) Shell Script
12 48 (29.63%) J2EE
12 48 (29.63%) Pentaho
12 48 (29.63%) Hadoop
13 45 (27.78%) Linux
14 44 (27.16%) Waterfall
14 44 (27.16%) Puppet
15 42 (25.93%) MongoDB
15 42 (25.93%) RUP
15 42 (25.93%) Spring
16 41 (25.31%) WebLogic
17 36 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
17 36 (22.22%) Pega
18 32 (19.75%) webMethods
18 32 (19.75%) Software Engineering
19 30 (18.52%) Data Modelling
19 30 (18.52%) Git (software)
20 28 (17.28%) Software Architecture
20 28 (17.28%) Docker

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Telford 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 61 (37.65%) Confluence
2 41 (25.31%) WebLogic
3 11 (6.79%) WebLogic Portal
4 6 (3.70%) Apache
4 6 (3.70%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.09%) JBoss
6 4 (2.47%) SAS
7 2 (1.23%) Documentum
7 2 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.23%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.62%) Captiva
8 1 (0.62%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.62%) MS Office
1 1 (0.62%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (6.17%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (5.56%) Google App Engine
2 9 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
2 9 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.62%) GitHub
3 1 (0.62%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.85%) LAN
1 3 (1.85%) WAN
2 2 (1.23%) Firewall
3 1 (0.62%) HTTP
3 1 (0.62%) SSL
3 1 (0.62%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 48 (29.63%) Hadoop
2 48 (29.63%) Pentaho
3 42 (25.93%) MongoDB
4 26 (16.05%) Big Data
5 21 (12.96%) Oracle OWB
6 9 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (2.47%) SQL Server
8 3 (1.85%) MySQL
9 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.62%) HBase
10 1 (0.62%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 62 (38.27%) JIRA
2 30 (18.52%) Git (software)
3 28 (17.28%) Maven
4 24 (14.81%) ClearCase
5 20 (12.35%) ClearQuest
6 15 (9.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 15 (9.26%) Selenium
7 9 (5.56%) PVCS
8 5 (3.09%) SoapUI
9 4 (2.47%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.85%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.85%) IntelliJ
10 3 (1.85%) JUnit
10 3 (1.85%) Toad
11 2 (1.23%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.23%) FishEye
11 2 (1.23%) GitLab
11 2 (1.23%) JIRA Agile
11 2 (1.23%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (1.23%) Subversion
General
1 5 (3.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 91 (56.17%) Developer
2 40 (24.69%) Architect
3 32 (19.75%) Software Architect
4 31 (19.14%) Lead Developer
5 23 (14.20%) Java Architect
6 22 (13.58%) Java Software Architect
6 22 (13.58%) Pentaho Developer
7 19 (11.73%) Hadoop Developer
8 16 (9.88%) Analyst
8 16 (9.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 16 (9.88%) Software Engineer
9 15 (9.26%) DevOps Engineer
9 15 (9.26%) Java Developer
9 15 (9.26%) Test Analyst
10 13 (8.02%) Senior Architect
11 12 (7.41%) Java Engineer
11 12 (7.41%) Java Software Developer
11 12 (7.41%) Java Software Engineer
11 12 (7.41%) Scala Developer
11 12 (7.41%) Scala Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (29.63%) J2EE
2 42 (25.93%) Spring
3 28 (17.28%) XML
4 27 (16.67%) Spring Boot
5 26 (16.05%) RabbitMQ
6 19 (11.73%) SOAP
7 15 (9.26%) Play Framework
8 14 (8.64%) CSS
8 14 (8.64%) ELK Stack
8 14 (8.64%) J2SE
8 14 (8.64%) JSON
8 14 (8.64%) REST
9 13 (8.02%) Hystrix
9 13 (8.02%) Swagger
10 12 (7.41%) Hibernate
10 12 (7.41%) jQuery
10 12 (7.41%) WireMock
11 4 (2.47%) HTML
11 4 (2.47%) HTML5
12 3 (1.85%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.35%) Data Integration
2 2 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.23%) Clustering
2 2 (1.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.62%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 116 (71.60%) Unix
2 45 (27.78%) Linux
3 17 (10.49%) Windows
4 4 (2.47%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.62%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.62%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.62%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (53.09%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (35.80%) Test Strategy
3 55 (33.95%) Scrum
4 44 (27.16%) Waterfall
5 42 (25.93%) RUP
6 36 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (19.75%) Software Engineering
8 30 (18.52%) Data Modelling
9 28 (17.28%) Software Architecture
10 25 (15.43%) OO
11 23 (14.20%) Configuration Management
11 23 (14.20%) Open Source
12 21 (12.96%) Analytics
13 19 (11.73%) Microservices
14 18 (11.11%) Project Planning
15 17 (10.49%) DevOps
16 14 (8.64%) User Stories
17 13 (8.02%) Problem Management
18 11 (6.79%) Dashboard Development
19 10 (6.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 84 (51.85%) Java
2 55 (33.95%) PL/SQL
3 51 (31.48%) Shell Script
4 21 (12.96%) Perl
5 15 (9.26%) JavaScript
5 15 (9.26%) Scala
6 11 (6.79%) C
7 1 (0.62%) C#
7 1 (0.62%) Groovy
7 1 (0.62%) Haskell
7 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.62%) Python
7 1 (0.62%) Ruby
7 1 (0.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (9.26%) SC Cleared
1 15 (9.26%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.56%) ISEB
3 8 (4.94%) ISTQB
4 6 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.62%) Degree
6 1 (0.62%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.47%) QA
System Software
1 28 (17.28%) Docker
2 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.62%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 44 (27.16%) Puppet
2 13 (8.02%) Grafana
2 13 (8.02%) Graphite
3 3 (1.85%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (1.85%) Kibana
3 3 (1.85%) OPNET
3 3 (1.85%) SCOM
4 2 (1.23%) logstash
4 2 (1.23%) Opsview
4 2 (1.23%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.62%) SCCM
5 1 (0.62%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 112 (69.14%) Oracle
2 67 (41.36%) Informatica
3 36 (22.22%) Pega
4 32 (19.75%) webMethods
5 26 (16.05%) Cloudera
6 15 (9.26%) WSO2
7 10 (6.17%) Google
8 9 (5.56%) Adobe
8 9 (5.56%) Red Hat
9 6 (3.70%) Microsoft
10 5 (3.09%) BEA
10 5 (3.09%) BMC
11 4 (2.47%) VMware
12 3 (1.85%) Citrix
13 2 (1.23%) Atlassian
13 2 (1.23%) Digital Fuel
14 1 (0.62%) CheckPoint
14 1 (0.62%) EMC
14 1 (0.62%) HP