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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 7 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcester 13.73% 44.74% 18.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.18% 89.47% 64.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 5
Median daily rate £363 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.48 £30.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+4.91% +15.38%
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
17 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcester 33.33% 50.00% 28.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 9
Median daily rate £363 £418 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.17% +19.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £291 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.29%

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
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 11 December 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 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Web Development
3 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) Ruby
3 3 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 3 (23.08%) Mac OS X
3 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
3 3 (23.08%) Advertising
3 3 (23.08%) Web Design
3 3 (23.08%) Subversion
3 3 (23.08%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) JUnit
3 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) Unix
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) HTTP
3 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 3 (23.08%) Scala
3 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
3 3 (23.08%) RSpec

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
1 3 (23.08%) HTTP
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
1 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
1 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Capybara
1 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (23.08%) git-flow
1 3 (23.08%) JUnit
1 3 (23.08%) RSpec
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
General
1 3 (23.08%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.69%) Automotive
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Excel Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Perl Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Report Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Sage 500 Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Sage Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) CSS
1 3 (23.08%) Dropwizard
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (23.08%) Sass
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Mac OS X
2 3 (23.08%) Unix
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Web Development
2 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Deployment
2 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Open Source
2 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Web Design
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) Ruby
2 3 (23.08%) Scala
2 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 2 (15.38%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Firmware
2 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) PowerCLI
1 2 (15.38%) vMotion
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Veeam
3 1 (7.69%) Sage