The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 14 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL 41 15 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 11.23% 6.61% 9.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.09% 21.13% 29.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 7 16
Average daily rate
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£325 £275 £259
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +6.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £234 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £360 £394
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 £25.00 £23.06 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.40% -20.47%
SQL
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
93 71 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 25.48% 31.28% 33.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 43 64
Average daily rate £375 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £225 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £379 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 10
Average hourly rate £37.50 £24.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -26.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa - 13 £425 - 6
Warwick +1 7 £325 -7.14% 8
Nuneaton - 2 £381 - 1
Rugby - 2 £300 - 4
Atherstone - 1 £385 -
Kenilworth - - - - 2
Stratford-upon-Avon - - - -
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 29 (39.73%) SQL Server
2 28 (38.36%) MS Excel
3 24 (32.88%) Microsoft
4 19 (26.03%) Oracle
5 17 (23.29%) UNIX
6 16 (21.92%) Java
7 14 (19.18%) .NET
8 13 (17.81%) MS Office
8 13 (17.81%) Unit Testing
9 12 (16.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (16.44%) C#
10 11 (15.07%) PL/SQL
10 11 (15.07%) VBA
10 11 (15.07%) WebSphere
11 10 (13.70%) MS PowerPoint
11 10 (13.70%) JavaScript
11 10 (13.70%) MS Visio
12 9 (12.33%) HTML
12 9 (12.33%) XML
12 9 (12.33%) ITIL
12 9 (12.33%) Finance
12 9 (12.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (10.96%) Mathematics
13 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET
13 8 (10.96%) T-SQL
13 8 (10.96%) OO
13 8 (10.96%) SharePoint
13 8 (10.96%) Relational Database
14 7 (9.59%) MS Access

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 11 (15.07%) WebSphere
2 8 (10.96%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.48%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (4.11%) IIS
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (2.74%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.37%) Lync
6 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 28 (38.36%) MS Excel
2 13 (17.81%) MS Office
3 10 (13.70%) MS Visio
3 10 (13.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.37%) S-PLUS
4 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Agresso
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (1.37%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) SaaS
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) Broadband
2 3 (4.11%) Internet
3 2 (2.74%) HTTP
4 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.37%) VPN
4 1 (1.37%) CTI
4 1 (1.37%) Intranet
4 1 (1.37%) Firewall
4 1 (1.37%) LAN
4 1 (1.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (39.73%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (12.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (10.96%) Relational Database
5 7 (9.59%) MS Access
6 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (8.22%) Oracle Database
7 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.11%) RDBMS
8 3 (4.11%) MySQL
9 2 (2.74%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.74%) Star Schema
9 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.37%) SQLite
10 1 (1.37%) SSDT
10 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Subversion
2 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.11%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.11%) Maven
4 2 (2.74%) Ant
4 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.74%) Hudson
5 1 (1.37%) Eclipse RCP
5 1 (1.37%) PROIV
5 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.37%) JMeter
5 1 (1.37%) NetBeans
5 1 (1.37%) NUnit
5 1 (1.37%) JUnit
General
1 9 (12.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Publishing
3 1 (1.37%) Games
3 1 (1.37%) Retail
3 1 (1.37%) Marketing
3 1 (1.37%) Automotive
3 1 (1.37%) Legal
3 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.37%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (35.62%) Developer
2 22 (30.14%) Analyst
3 9 (12.33%) Data Analyst
4 6 (8.22%) Applications Support
4 6 (8.22%) Service Analyst
4 6 (8.22%) Architect
4 6 (8.22%) DBA
5 5 (6.85%) Support Analyst
5 5 (6.85%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (6.85%) .NET Developer
5 5 (6.85%) WebSphere Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Service Management Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (4.11%) MI Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Report Developer
7 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (4.11%) SQL Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.18%) .NET
2 9 (12.33%) HTML
2 9 (12.33%) XML
3 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET
4 7 (9.59%) CSS
4 7 (9.59%) Web Services
4 7 (9.59%) WebSphere MQ
4 7 (9.59%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 5 (6.85%) Middleware
5 5 (6.85%) Hibernate
5 5 (6.85%) HTML5
6 4 (5.48%) Java EE
6 4 (5.48%) Spring
7 3 (4.11%) Google Maps API
7 3 (4.11%) JAXB
7 3 (4.11%) JPA
8 2 (2.74%) SAML
8 2 (2.74%) JMS
8 2 (2.74%) XML Schema
8 2 (2.74%) JAXP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Mathematics
2 7 (9.59%) Statistics
3 6 (8.22%) Data Structures
4 5 (6.85%) Open Source
5 4 (5.48%) Learning Management System
6 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.11%) N-Tier
6 3 (4.11%) E-Learning
6 3 (4.11%) SCORM
7 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.29%) UNIX
2 6 (8.22%) Linux
3 4 (5.48%) Windows
4 2 (2.74%) AIX
4 2 (2.74%) HPUX
4 2 (2.74%) Solaris
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.37%) Android
5 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.81%) Unit Testing
2 9 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (12.33%) ITIL
3 8 (10.96%) OO
4 7 (9.59%) Service Delivery
4 7 (9.59%) Migration
4 7 (9.59%) Data Migration
5 6 (8.22%) Service Management
5 6 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (8.22%) Scrum
5 6 (8.22%) ITSM
5 6 (8.22%) Data Entry
5 6 (8.22%) Analytics
6 5 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (6.85%) Data Analysis
6 5 (6.85%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.48%) TDD
7 4 (5.48%) Data Modelling
7 4 (5.48%) SOA
7 4 (5.48%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.92%) Java
2 12 (16.44%) C#
3 11 (15.07%) PL/SQL
3 11 (15.07%) VBA
4 10 (13.70%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.96%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.85%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.37%) XQuery
7 1 (1.37%) VBScript
7 1 (1.37%) VB
7 1 (1.37%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (8.22%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (5.48%) Degree
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.11%) OCP
4 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.37%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.37%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.37%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (32.88%) Microsoft
2 19 (26.03%) Oracle
3 7 (9.59%) IBM
4 6 (8.22%) ServiceNow
5 3 (4.11%) Tableau
5 3 (4.11%) Google
5 3 (4.11%) HP
6 1 (1.37%) Motorola
6 1 (1.37%) Apple
6 1 (1.37%) McAfee
6 1 (1.37%) RedPrairie
6 1 (1.37%) Xamarin