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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Shropshire / Telford
Rank 6 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 23 47 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 14.65% 22.60% 29.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.10% 75.81% 54.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 18
Median daily rate £451 £470 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £406 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.09%

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
62 62 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 39.49% 29.81% 55.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 18 39
Median daily rate £451 £485 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.11% +21.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £460 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.62 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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
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 16 January 2017, 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 60 (77.92%) Oracle
2 47 (61.04%) Java
3 40 (51.95%) Unix
4 38 (49.35%) PL/SQL
5 27 (35.06%) webMethods
5 27 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (35.06%) XML
6 24 (31.17%) Test Strategy
7 22 (28.57%) J2EE
8 20 (25.97%) WebLogic
9 19 (24.68%) Waterfall
10 18 (23.38%) Process Improvement
11 17 (22.08%) Windows
12 16 (20.78%) OO
12 16 (20.78%) RUP
13 15 (19.48%) Shell Script
13 15 (19.48%) Finance
13 15 (19.48%) Informatica
14 14 (18.18%) COBOL
14 14 (18.18%) Pega
15 12 (15.58%) Test Scripting
16 11 (14.29%) ISTQB
17 10 (12.99%) JIRA
17 10 (12.99%) Confluence
17 10 (12.99%) Scrum
17 10 (12.99%) ISEB
17 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
17 10 (12.99%) CA Gen
17 10 (12.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 8 (10.39%) Problem Management

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 20 (25.97%) WebLogic
2 10 (12.99%) Confluence
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (5.19%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.90%) Apache
5 2 (2.60%) Apache Pig
5 2 (2.60%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.60%) Documentum
5 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.60%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.30%) JBoss
6 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Oracle Cash Management
1 6 (7.79%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (7.79%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (7.79%) Oracle Payables
1 6 (7.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (5.19%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.30%) assyst
4 1 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) Firewall
1 1 (1.30%) HTTP
1 1 (1.30%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.30%) iSCSI
1 1 (1.30%) NAS
1 1 (1.30%) OSPF
1 1 (1.30%) SAN
1 1 (1.30%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 7 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (7.79%) Oracle OWB
3 5 (6.49%) IDMS
4 4 (5.19%) MySQL
5 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.60%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.60%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.60%) HBase
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.60%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (12.99%) CA Gen
1 10 (12.99%) JIRA
2 8 (10.39%) Toad
3 7 (9.09%) Maven
4 6 (7.79%) ClearQuest
4 6 (7.79%) Eclipse
5 5 (6.49%) Jenkins
6 4 (5.19%) Cucumber
6 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
6 4 (5.19%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (5.19%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (3.90%) ClearCase
7 3 (3.90%) PVCS
7 3 (3.90%) Selenium
7 3 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.60%) Gatling
8 2 (2.60%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.30%) Gradle
9 1 (1.30%) Hudson
9 1 (1.30%) Mockito
General
1 15 (19.48%) Finance
2 1 (1.30%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 35 (45.45%) Developer
2 16 (20.78%) Analyst
3 13 (16.88%) Test Analyst
4 9 (11.69%) COBOL Developer
5 8 (10.39%) webMethods Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Architect
6 7 (9.09%) PL/SQL Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Software Architect
8 4 (5.19%) Consultant
8 4 (5.19%) Oracle Consultant
8 4 (5.19%) Oracle Financials Consultant
8 4 (5.19%) Scala Developer
8 4 (5.19%) SQL Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.90%) COBOL Programmer
9 3 (3.90%) Java Architect
9 3 (3.90%) Java Technical Architect
9 3 (3.90%) Mainframe Developer
9 3 (3.90%) PL/SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (35.06%) XML
2 22 (28.57%) J2EE
3 7 (9.09%) CSS
3 7 (9.09%) Spring
4 5 (6.49%) JSON
5 4 (5.19%) AngularJS
5 4 (5.19%) HTML
5 4 (5.19%) Play Framework
5 4 (5.19%) Spring Boot
6 3 (3.90%) EDIFACT
6 3 (3.90%) Java EE
6 3 (3.90%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (3.90%) Polymer
6 3 (3.90%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (3.90%) React
6 3 (3.90%) SOAP
7 2 (2.60%) Drools
7 2 (2.60%) iXBRL
7 2 (2.60%) Middleware
7 2 (2.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Mainframe
2 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.90%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.60%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.30%) Clustering
4 1 (1.30%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 40 (51.95%) Unix
2 17 (22.08%) Windows
3 8 (10.39%) Linux
4 6 (7.79%) VME
5 4 (5.19%) AIX
6 3 (3.90%) Debian
6 3 (3.90%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.90%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.30%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (31.17%) Test Strategy
3 19 (24.68%) Waterfall
4 18 (23.38%) Process Improvement
5 16 (20.78%) OO
5 16 (20.78%) RUP
6 12 (15.58%) Test Scripting
7 10 (12.99%) Scrum
8 8 (10.39%) Problem Management
9 6 (7.79%) Cash Management
9 6 (7.79%) Open Source
9 6 (7.79%) Project Planning
9 6 (7.79%) System Integration Testing
10 5 (6.49%) Migration
10 5 (6.49%) Software Architecture
10 5 (6.49%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.49%) TDD
11 4 (5.19%) Configuration Management
11 4 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (5.19%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 47 (61.04%) Java
2 38 (49.35%) PL/SQL
3 15 (19.48%) Shell Script
4 14 (18.18%) COBOL
5 8 (10.39%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.39%) Perl
6 4 (5.19%) Scala
7 3 (3.90%) Python
8 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.60%) R
9 1 (1.30%) C#
9 1 (1.30%) Jython
9 1 (1.30%) PHP
9 1 (1.30%) Prolog
9 1 (1.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 10 (12.99%) ISEB
2 10 (12.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.19%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.90%) Degree
6 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.30%) MCITP
6 1 (1.30%) MCSA
6 1 (1.30%) MCSE
6 1 (1.30%) MCTS
6 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.19%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.60%) HDFS
3 1 (1.30%) Docker
3 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) Puppet
2 2 (2.60%) BladeLogic
2 2 (2.60%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 2 (2.60%) SCCM
3 1 (1.30%) Grafana
3 1 (1.30%) Kibana
3 1 (1.30%) logstash
3 1 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.30%) Netcool
3 1 (1.30%) rkt
3 1 (1.30%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 60 (77.92%) Oracle
2 27 (35.06%) webMethods
3 15 (19.48%) Informatica
4 14 (18.18%) Pega
5 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
6 8 (10.39%) BEA
7 7 (9.09%) ICL
8 4 (5.19%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.90%) HP
9 3 (3.90%) WSO2
10 2 (2.60%) BMC
10 2 (2.60%) CA
10 2 (2.60%) Cloudera
10 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.60%) SAP
10 2 (2.60%) Sun
11 1 (1.30%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.30%) Micro Focus
11 1 (1.30%) Remedy
11 1 (1.30%) Veritas