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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 5 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs citing SQL 7 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcester 15.91% 12.00% 7.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.43% 35.29% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Median daily rate £358 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £315 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £395 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £21.00 - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+48.88% -29.68%
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
23 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcester 52.27% 34.00% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 10
Median daily rate £325 £300 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -24.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £250 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £600 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 30 May 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 30 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 Worcester region with a requirement for SQL.

1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (25.00%) DHCP
3 3 (25.00%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (16.67%) General Ledger
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 2 (16.67%) QA
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (16.67%) Veeam
4 2 (16.67%) Firmware
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (8.33%) Misys Midas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DHCP
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (8.33%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (8.33%) QlikView
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) General Ledger
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Business Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Business Objects Developer
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Database Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) QlikView Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Tableau Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
1 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) Analytics
2 1 (8.33%) CRM
2 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (8.33%) ETL
2 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (8.33%) MVC
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Firmware
2 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) vMotion
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Veeam
4 1 (8.33%) Tableau