The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Worcester region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 12 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing SQL 2 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcester 4.26% 28.13% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.57% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Average daily rate £400 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.70% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £25.56
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +7.57%
Programming Languages Category
Worcester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
7 27 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcester 14.89% 84.38% 76.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 1
Average daily rate £365 £355 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% -8.97%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
SQL
Worcestershire

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Worcester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worcester 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 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (50.00%) NHS
2 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) MS Office
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) MS Access
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) SAP
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Relational Database

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worcester 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.

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (12.50%) MS Access
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Report Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) NHS Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Report Writer
4 1 (12.50%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Information Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Writer
4 1 (12.50%) NHS Information Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Information Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) SAP