The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 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)
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -8 +1  
Contract jobs citing SQL 22 69 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 9.05% 16.75% 18.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.67% 52.27% 53.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 49 44
Median daily rate £350 £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.60% +20.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £320 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £461 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +3.44% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £18.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -3.52%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +23.07% +44.44%  

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 60 132 109
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 24.69% 32.04% 34.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 90 82
Median daily rate £353 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.03% +29.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £300 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 8
Median hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -22.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing SQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Coventry

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Coventry

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Coventry over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Coventry

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for SQL.

1 17 (32.69%) JavaScript
2 16 (30.77%) HTML
3 15 (28.85%) CSS
4 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
5 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 11 (21.15%) .NET
7 11 (21.15%) TDD
8 10 (19.23%) Web Services
9 9 (17.31%) C#
9 9 (17.31%) MVC
9 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (15.38%) Migration
10 8 (15.38%) Java
11 7 (13.46%) Windows
11 7 (13.46%) Linux
11 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET
11 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Excel
11 7 (13.46%) jQuery
11 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (11.54%) REST
12 6 (11.54%) BDD
12 6 (11.54%) RESTful
12 6 (11.54%) CRM
12 6 (11.54%) Unix
12 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (11.54%) SOAP
12 6 (11.54%) Oracle

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 4 (7.69%) JBoss
1 4 (7.69%) SAS
1 4 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.92%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.92%) ArchestrA
2 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.92%) GlassFish
2 1 (1.92%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.92%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.85%) SAP CO
2 2 (3.85%) SAP FI
2 2 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) IaaS
2 1 (1.92%) PaaS
2 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) PuTTY
1 2 (3.85%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.69%) Base SAS
3 4 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 4 (7.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.77%) Big Data
4 3 (5.77%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.85%) Data Mart
5 2 (3.85%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.85%) DB2
5 2 (3.85%) OLAP
5 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.92%) Essbase
6 1 (1.92%) MS Access
6 1 (1.92%) MySQL
6 1 (1.92%) QlikView
6 1 (1.92%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) JUnit
2 4 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.77%) Ant
3 3 (5.77%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.77%) Subversion
4 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.92%) Hudson
5 1 (1.92%) JBehave
5 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.92%) JIRA
5 1 (1.92%) MSTest
5 1 (1.92%) NUnit
5 1 (1.92%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.92%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
1 5 (9.62%) Marketing
2 2 (3.85%) Advertising
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
2 2 (3.85%) Billing
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (67.31%) Developer
2 8 (15.38%) Analyst
2 8 (15.38%) SQL Developer
3 6 (11.54%) Java Developer
4 5 (9.62%) CRM Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Administrator
5 3 (5.77%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (5.77%) SAS Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Applications Support
6 2 (3.85%) Architect
6 2 (3.85%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) Data Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) DBA
6 2 (3.85%) ETL Developer
6 2 (3.85%) HTML Developer
6 2 (3.85%) SAS Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) SAS Business Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.77%) HTML
2 15 (28.85%) CSS
3 11 (21.15%) .NET
4 10 (19.23%) Web Services
5 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET
5 7 (13.46%) jQuery
6 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (11.54%) REST
6 6 (11.54%) RESTful
6 6 (11.54%) SOAP
7 4 (7.69%) AngularJS
7 4 (7.69%) Hibernate
7 4 (7.69%) JSP
7 4 (7.69%) Struts
7 4 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (5.77%) EJB
8 3 (5.77%) JAXB
8 3 (5.77%) JDBC
8 3 (5.77%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) DataPower
2 3 (5.77%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.85%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.85%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.85%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.85%) NHS
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) SCADA
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Linux
1 7 (13.46%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) Unix
3 1 (1.92%) Android
3 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (21.15%) TDD
3 9 (17.31%) MVC
4 8 (15.38%) Migration
5 6 (11.54%) BDD
5 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (11.54%) CRM
6 5 (9.62%) Campaign Management
6 5 (9.62%) Data Conversion
6 5 (9.62%) Data Migration
6 5 (9.62%) Functional Testing
7 4 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 4 (7.69%) ETL
7 4 (7.69%) Scrum
7 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.77%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.77%) Data Cleansing
8 3 (5.77%) Web Development
9 2 (3.85%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.69%) JavaScript
2 9 (17.31%) C#
3 8 (15.38%) Java
4 5 (9.62%) VBA
5 4 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 4 (7.69%) Python
6 3 (5.77%) PHP
6 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.85%) SAS Macro
7 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.85%) VB
8 1 (1.92%) PHP 7
8 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.92%) Scala
8 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.92%) MCSA
2 1 (1.92%) MCSE
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.92%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Docker
2 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.92%) SCOM
2 1 (1.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle
3 5 (9.62%) IBM
4 3 (5.77%) SAP
5 2 (3.85%) Teradata
6 1 (1.92%) CommVault
6 1 (1.92%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.92%) Rockwell
6 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.92%) Sun
6 1 (1.92%) VMware
6 1 (1.92%) Wonderware
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