Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Channel Islands with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
UK > Channel Islands
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 9 6
Rank change year-on-year -1 -3 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Channel Islands 7.55% 4.00% 10.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.36% 11.11% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Channel Islands median daily rate - £300 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -28.36% +76.32%
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Channel Islands median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £24.50 £39.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -37.18% +39.29% +15.56%

SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the Channel Islands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Channel Islands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 11 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Channel Islands 20.75% 36.00% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Channel Islands median daily rate - £300 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -35.14% +94.74%
UK median daily rate £463 £444 £425
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.47% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Channel Islands median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £41.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +9.33% +7.14%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the Channel Islands

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Channel Islands.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in the Channel Islands

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Channel Islands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL in the Channel Islands.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in the Channel Islands

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Channel Islands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in the Channel Islands

SQL
Contract Job Locations in the Channel Islands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Channel Islands region over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Jersey +2 4 - - 1
SQL
UK

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Channel Islands region with a requirement for SQL.

1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) RPG
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) iSeries
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Load Testing

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Channel Islands 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 (25.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) RPG
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center