The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL 6 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcester 12.50% 4.29% 8.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 60.00% 20.00% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £306 £300 £208
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% +44.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £240 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £380 £262
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-1.75% +14.00%
SQL
Worcestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Worcester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcester 20.83% 21.43% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 6
Median daily rate £255 £263 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £345 £214
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +55.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Worcester

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Worcester

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Worcester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Worcester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Worcester

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcester

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Worcester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Worcester region with a requirement for SQL.

1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
3 5 (38.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (38.46%) DHCP
3 5 (38.46%) DNS
4 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
4 4 (30.77%) Firmware
4 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (30.77%) Veeam
4 4 (30.77%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (30.77%) Migration
4 4 (30.77%) vMotion
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (7.69%) SAN
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) LAN
6 1 (7.69%) WAN
6 1 (7.69%) C#
6 1 (7.69%) C++
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.69%) Perl
6 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 1 (7.69%) .NET

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) DHCP
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (7.69%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (7.69%) QlikView
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
1 1 (7.69%) Automotive
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Business Objects Developer
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Objects Reports Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Excel Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Perl Developer
4 1 (7.69%) QlikView Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Report Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Migration
1 4 (30.77%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Analytics
2 1 (7.69%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
2 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) C++
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
1 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
1 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Firmware
2 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) vMotion
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Veeam
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle