The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 35 22 7
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -15
Contract jobs citing SQL 18 16 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 4.60% 8.60% 17.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.74% 16.67% 62.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 9
Median daily rate £338 £358 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.59% +6.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £225 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £525 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+45.13% -29.68%
SQL
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Programming Languages Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
131 96 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 33.50% 51.61% 28.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 72 23
Median daily rate £450 £600 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.95% +65.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £800 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
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 Warrington

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warrington region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Warrington region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Warrington region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Warrington region with a requirement for SQL.

1 36 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (52.08%) T-SQL
3 18 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (35.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (33.33%) ETL
6 13 (27.08%) .NET
6 13 (27.08%) C#
6 13 (27.08%) TDD
7 12 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (25.00%) SharePoint
8 11 (22.92%) Finance
8 11 (22.92%) High Availability
9 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET
9 10 (20.83%) Web Services
9 10 (20.83%) MVC
9 10 (20.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (18.75%) .NET Framework
10 9 (18.75%) Replication
10 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
10 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (18.75%) Database Tuning
10 9 (18.75%) SQL Server 2014
11 8 (16.67%) Entity Framework
11 8 (16.67%) Active Directory
11 8 (16.67%) Windows

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 12 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (8.33%) Skype for Business
3 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.17%) IIS
5 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.08%) Node.js
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (2.08%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.08%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.08%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Skype
2 2 (4.17%) DNS
2 2 (4.17%) SAN
2 2 (4.17%) VoIP
2 2 (4.17%) WAN
3 1 (2.08%) DHCP
3 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (35.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (20.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (18.75%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (4.17%) DB2
9 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
9 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
9 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
10 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
10 1 (2.08%) Qlik Sense
10 1 (2.08%) QlikView
10 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (2.08%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 18 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.25%) Moq
2 3 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.08%) MSTest
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Advertising
4 1 (2.08%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) Developer
2 16 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 14 (29.17%) Analyst
4 11 (22.92%) SSIS Developer
5 9 (18.75%) .NET Developer
5 9 (18.75%) C# Developer
6 8 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 7 (14.58%) Data Analyst
7 7 (14.58%) ETL Developer
7 7 (14.58%) T-SQL Developer
8 6 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
9 4 (8.33%) Architect
9 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 3 (6.25%) SQL Data Analyst
11 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL Programmer
11 2 (4.17%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.08%) .NET
2 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET
2 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (20.83%) Web Services
3 9 (18.75%) .NET Framework
3 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 8 (16.67%) jQuery
5 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 3 (6.25%) AngularJS
6 3 (6.25%) JSON
6 3 (6.25%) SOAP
6 3 (6.25%) WCF
6 3 (6.25%) XML
7 2 (4.17%) RESTful
7 2 (4.17%) XML Schema
8 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (2.08%) Middleware
8 1 (2.08%) Spring
8 1 (2.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Replication
2 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.25%) Data Extraction
4 2 (4.17%) NHS
4 2 (4.17%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.08%) iPad
5 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.08%) Social Media
5 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Windows Server
2 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 3 (6.25%) Linux
5 2 (4.17%) AIX
5 2 (4.17%) Unix
6 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) ETL
2 13 (27.08%) TDD
3 11 (22.92%) High Availability
4 10 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (20.83%) MVC
4 10 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (18.75%) Database Tuning
6 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
7 6 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (10.42%) Translating Business Requirements
8 5 (10.42%) Web Development
9 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (8.33%) Test Automation
10 3 (6.25%) SOA
10 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
11 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce
11 2 (4.17%) Performance Testing
11 2 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (52.08%) T-SQL
2 13 (27.08%) C#
3 7 (14.58%) PowerShell
4 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
1 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) ISEB
3 1 (2.08%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 8 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) SCCM
2 5 (10.42%) SCOM
3 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.08%) StatsD
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle
2 5 (10.42%) VMware
3 4 (8.33%) Citrix
4 3 (6.25%) Talend
5 2 (4.17%) Cisco
5 2 (4.17%) Software AG
6 1 (2.08%) Apigee
6 1 (2.08%) EMC
6 1 (2.08%) Mashery
6 1 (2.08%) SAP
6 1 (2.08%) Tableau