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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 28 20 4
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -16
Contract jobs citing SQL 26 23 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 6.74% 11.27% 17.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.26% 23.96% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 8
Median daily rate £325 £391 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.92% +14.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £225 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £525 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -23.07%
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
135 96 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 34.97% 47.06% 28.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 64 17
Median daily rate £444 £590 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.74% +68.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £327 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £700 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

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 5 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 5 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 35 (72.92%) SQL Server
2 26 (54.17%) T-SQL
3 19 (39.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (35.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (35.42%) ETL
6 15 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (25.00%) Finance
7 12 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 12 (25.00%) TDD
8 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (22.92%) .NET
8 11 (22.92%) C#
8 11 (22.92%) High Availability
9 10 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
10 9 (18.75%) Web Services
10 9 (18.75%) .NET Framework
10 9 (18.75%) Replication
10 9 (18.75%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (18.75%) Database Tuning
11 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (16.67%) Entity Framework
11 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (16.67%) jQuery
11 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET
11 8 (16.67%) MVC
12 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
12 7 (14.58%) 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 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 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%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (72.92%) SQL Server
2 19 (39.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (35.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (18.75%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
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%) Oracle Database
10 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (2.08%) Qlik Sense
10 1 (2.08%) QlikView
10 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
10 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (2.08%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 18 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (6.25%) Moq
4 1 (2.08%) MSTest
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (25.00%) 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 17 (35.42%) SQL Developer
3 14 (29.17%) Analyst
4 11 (22.92%) SSIS Developer
5 8 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 8 (16.67%) Data Analyst
5 8 (16.67%) T-SQL Developer
6 7 (14.58%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (14.58%) C# Developer
6 7 (14.58%) ETL Developer
7 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (10.42%) SQL Analyst
9 4 (8.33%) Architect
9 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
10 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 3 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (6.25%) SQL Data Analyst
11 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 2 (4.17%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) .NET
2 9 (18.75%) .NET Framework
2 9 (18.75%) Web Services
3 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 8 (16.67%) jQuery
4 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 4 (8.33%) JSON
5 4 (8.33%) XML
6 3 (6.25%) RESTful
6 3 (6.25%) SOAP
6 3 (6.25%) WCF
6 3 (6.25%) XML Schema
7 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.08%) Middleware
7 1 (2.08%) Spring
7 1 (2.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Replication
2 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.25%) Data Extraction
4 2 (4.17%) NHS
5 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.08%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.08%) Social Media
5 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Windows Server
2 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.17%) Linux
4 2 (4.17%) Unix
5 1 (2.08%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) ETL
2 12 (25.00%) TDD
3 11 (22.92%) High Availability
4 10 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (18.75%) Database Tuning
6 8 (16.67%) MVC
7 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (14.58%) Data Modelling
7 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
8 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (10.42%) Translating Business Requirements
9 5 (10.42%) Web Development
10 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
10 4 (8.33%) SOA
10 4 (8.33%) Test Automation
11 3 (6.25%) Business Activity Monitoring
11 3 (6.25%) Data Transformation
11 3 (6.25%) Information Security
11 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (54.17%) T-SQL
2 11 (22.92%) C#
3 7 (14.58%) PowerShell
4 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.08%) Java
5 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) ISEB
3 1 (2.08%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.58%) 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%) VMware
3 4 (8.33%) Talend
4 3 (6.25%) Citrix
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle
4 3 (6.25%) Software AG
5 2 (4.17%) Cisco
6 1 (2.08%) Apigee
6 1 (2.08%) Mashery
6 1 (2.08%) SAP
6 1 (2.08%) Tableau