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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 43 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 11.78% 9.13% 7.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.39% 26.19% 28.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 11 15
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£313 £275 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +14.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £240 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £350 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.90% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £24.50 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £24.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.52% -10.00%
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
112 84 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 30.68% 34.85% 27.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 54 48
Average daily rate £314 £290 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.18% +4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £381 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 16
Average hourly rate £19.50 £24.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -26.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 1 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 1 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 +4 14 £363 +31.81% 1
Warwick -2 11 £313 -16.66% 5
Nuneaton - 2 £381 - 1
Rugby - 2 £300 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - - - -
Atherstone - - - -
Kenilworth - - - - 1
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 27 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 25 (36.23%) MS Excel
3 22 (31.88%) Microsoft
4 17 (24.64%) UNIX
5 16 (23.19%) Java
6 14 (20.29%) .NET
7 13 (18.84%) Oracle
7 13 (18.84%) MS Office
8 12 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (15.94%) Unit Testing
9 11 (15.94%) C#
9 11 (15.94%) VBA
10 10 (14.49%) JavaScript
10 10 (14.49%) MS Visio
10 10 (14.49%) ITIL
10 10 (14.49%) Relational Database
10 10 (14.49%) MS PowerPoint
10 10 (14.49%) WebSphere
11 9 (13.04%) HTML
12 8 (11.59%) Finance
12 8 (11.59%) WebSphere MQ
12 8 (11.59%) T-SQL
12 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET
12 8 (11.59%) CSS
12 8 (11.59%) SharePoint
12 8 (11.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (10.14%) Statistics
13 7 (10.14%) Mathematics
13 7 (10.14%) WebSphere Message Broker

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 10 (14.49%) WebSphere
2 8 (11.59%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.90%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.90%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.90%) IIS
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 25 (36.23%) MS Excel
2 13 (18.84%) MS Office
3 10 (14.49%) MS Visio
3 10 (14.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Agresso
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) SaaS
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) Broadband
2 3 (4.35%) Internet
3 2 (2.90%) Firewall
3 2 (2.90%) SNA
3 2 (2.90%) SMS
4 1 (1.45%) VoIP
4 1 (1.45%) SAN
4 1 (1.45%) CTI
4 1 (1.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (14.49%) Relational Database
4 8 (11.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (10.14%) MS Access
6 6 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (4.35%) RDBMS
8 3 (4.35%) MySQL
9 2 (2.90%) DB2
9 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (2.90%) Star Schema
9 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (1.45%) SSDT
10 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Subversion
2 4 (5.80%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.45%) PROIV
4 1 (1.45%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.45%) Maven
4 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.45%) JUnit
4 1 (1.45%) JMeter
4 1 (1.45%) NetBeans
General
1 8 (11.59%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Publishing
2 2 (2.90%) Automotive
3 1 (1.45%) Marketing
3 1 (1.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Back Office
3 1 (1.45%) Legal
3 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (34.78%) Developer
2 22 (31.88%) Analyst
3 9 (13.04%) Data Analyst
4 8 (11.59%) Applications Support
5 6 (8.70%) Service Analyst
5 6 (8.70%) DBA
6 5 (7.25%) WebSphere Developer
6 5 (7.25%) .NET Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Service Management Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (5.80%) MI Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.35%) SQL Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.29%) .NET
2 9 (13.04%) HTML
3 8 (11.59%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET
3 8 (11.59%) CSS
4 7 (10.14%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 6 (8.70%) Web Services
5 6 (8.70%) XML
6 5 (7.25%) Middleware
7 4 (5.80%) HTML5
8 3 (4.35%) Google Maps API
8 3 (4.35%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.90%) J2EE
9 2 (2.90%) Spring
9 2 (2.90%) ISPF
9 2 (2.90%) Java EE
9 2 (2.90%) jQuery
10 1 (1.45%) JPA
10 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.45%) JFreeChart
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Statistics
1 7 (10.14%) Mathematics
2 6 (8.70%) Data Structures
3 4 (5.80%) Open Source
3 4 (5.80%) Learning Management System
4 3 (4.35%) N-Tier
4 3 (4.35%) E-Learning
4 3 (4.35%) SCORM
5 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.64%) UNIX
2 5 (7.25%) Linux
3 4 (5.80%) Windows
4 2 (2.90%) zOS
4 2 (2.90%) AIX
4 2 (2.90%) HPUX
4 2 (2.90%) Solaris
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.94%) Unit Testing
2 10 (14.49%) ITIL
3 8 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (10.14%) Data Migration
4 7 (10.14%) OO
4 7 (10.14%) Service Management
4 7 (10.14%) Service Delivery
4 7 (10.14%) Migration
5 6 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (8.70%) Scrum
5 6 (8.70%) ITSM
5 6 (8.70%) Data Entry
5 6 (8.70%) Analytics
6 4 (5.80%) Data Modelling
6 4 (5.80%) SOA
6 4 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.80%) Data Analysis
6 4 (5.80%) Software Engineering
6 4 (5.80%) Data Architecture
7 3 (4.35%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.19%) Java
2 11 (15.94%) C#
2 11 (15.94%) VBA
3 10 (14.49%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.59%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.70%) PL/SQL
6 5 (7.25%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.90%) JCL
7 2 (2.90%) REXX
8 1 (1.45%) XQuery
8 1 (1.45%) VBScript
8 1 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (2.90%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) CCNA
3 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.45%) OCP
3 1 (1.45%) PhD
3 1 (1.45%) MCSE
3 1 (1.45%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) RACF
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (1.45%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 22 (31.88%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.84%) Oracle
3 7 (10.14%) IBM
4 6 (8.70%) ServiceNow
5 3 (4.35%) Tableau
5 3 (4.35%) Google
5 3 (4.35%) HP
6 2 (2.90%) SAP
7 1 (1.45%) RedPrairie
7 1 (1.45%) Citrix
7 1 (1.45%) VMware