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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 5 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL 8 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcester 19.05% 10.77% 4.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.06% 35.00% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Median daily rate £358 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £21.00 £40.00 £55.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.50% -27.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+27.00% -23.07%
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 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcester 40.48% 30.77% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 5
Median daily rate £320 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £290 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £650 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £21.00 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.50% +23.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

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 4 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 4 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 13 (59.09%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 11 (50.00%) QA
3 10 (45.45%) Service Delivery
3 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
3 10 (45.45%) MS Access
3 10 (45.45%) Relational Database
4 5 (22.73%) Windows
5 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 4 (18.18%) Oracle
5 4 (18.18%) Finance
5 4 (18.18%) VMware
5 4 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
6 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
6 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (9.09%) LAN
7 2 (9.09%) WAN
7 2 (9.09%) DHCP
7 2 (9.09%) DNS
7 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (9.09%) General Ledger
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008

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:

Applications
1 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (4.55%) Misys Midas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) DHCP
1 2 (9.09%) DNS
1 2 (9.09%) LAN
1 2 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (45.45%) MS Access
2 10 (45.45%) Relational Database
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (4.55%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (4.55%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) General Ledger
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 13 (59.09%) Business Developer
3 12 (54.55%) Business Objects Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Database Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) QlikView Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Support
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Tableau Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 2 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 10 (45.45%) Service Delivery
3 3 (13.64%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.09%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) Change Control
5 1 (4.55%) CRM
5 1 (4.55%) Data Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) ETL
5 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Migration
5 1 (4.55%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C#
1 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
1 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
1 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (50.00%) QA
2 4 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Firmware
2 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
1 1 (4.55%) vMotion
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
1 4 (18.18%) VMware
2 1 (4.55%) Tableau
2 1 (4.55%) Veeam