The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derby 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 28 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)
Derbyshire / Derby
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 9 8
Rank change year-on-year -17 -1  
Contract jobs citing SQL 15 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 6.58% 10.34% 17.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.29% 37.50% 51.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 16
Median daily rate £405 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.00% -17.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £176 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £533 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +3.44% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
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 Derby with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Derby
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 82 32 43
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derby 35.96% 27.59% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 52 85
Median daily rate £400 £300 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -18.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £171 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £386 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £15.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -59.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% -  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Derby.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Derby

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Derby

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derby

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Derby over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Derby

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Derby

For the 6 months to 28 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 Derby region with a requirement for SQL.

1 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 17 (43.59%) Manufacturing
3 14 (35.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (33.33%) Oracle
5 12 (30.77%) Finance
6 11 (28.21%) .NET
6 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET
7 10 (25.64%) PL/SQL
7 10 (25.64%) Unix
7 10 (25.64%) Windows
7 10 (25.64%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database
8 9 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (23.08%) Relational Database
8 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 9 (23.08%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (23.08%) Linux
8 9 (23.08%) Oracle 11i
8 9 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (23.08%) Data Integration
9 8 (20.51%) Teamcenter
9 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Excel
9 8 (20.51%) VBA
9 8 (20.51%) Siemens
9 8 (20.51%) WinCC
10 7 (17.95%) T-SQL
10 7 (17.95%) HPUX
10 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (17.95%) Windows 7

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Derby 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 8 (20.51%) WinCC
2 2 (5.13%) DNN
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.56%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.56%) IIS
3 1 (2.56%) MQSeries
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Oracle 11i
2 8 (20.51%) Teamcenter
3 6 (15.38%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (5.13%) Demantra
4 2 (5.13%) SnowdropKCS
5 1 (2.56%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (2.56%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
1 1 (2.56%) VoIP
1 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 14 (35.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database
3 10 (25.64%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (23.08%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (23.08%) Relational Database
4 9 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (2.56%) Apache Hive
9 1 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (2.56%) Big Data
9 1 (2.56%) Essbase
9 1 (2.56%) HDInsight
9 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (2.56%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (43.59%) Manufacturing
2 12 (30.77%) Finance
3 5 (12.82%) Retail
4 4 (10.26%) Banking
5 3 (7.69%) Publishing
6 2 (5.13%) Aerospace
7 1 (2.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) Analyst
3 8 (20.51%) Support Analyst
3 8 (20.51%) Technical Leader
4 7 (17.95%) Applications Support
4 7 (17.95%) SQL Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) .NET Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Oracle Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Technical Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior SQL Developer
7 3 (7.69%) T-SQL Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) .NET
1 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET
2 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (5.13%) RESTful
3 2 (5.13%) Software Packaging
3 2 (5.13%) XML
4 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.56%) HTML
4 1 (2.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (2.56%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.13%) Thin Client
3 2 (5.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Unix
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 9 (23.08%) Linux
3 7 (17.95%) HPUX
3 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
4 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.13%) Android
6 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Data Integration
2 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (12.82%) QMS
3 4 (10.26%) Change Control
3 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
3 4 (10.26%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 4 (10.26%) MVC
4 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 3 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (7.69%) ETL
4 3 (7.69%) Migration
4 3 (7.69%) Quality Management
5 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.13%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.13%) DevOps
5 2 (5.13%) Information Assurance
5 2 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) PL/SQL
2 8 (20.51%) VBA
3 7 (17.95%) T-SQL
4 6 (15.38%) C#
5 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.13%) C
6 2 (5.13%) C++
6 2 (5.13%) Java
7 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.56%) R
7 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle
2 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 8 (20.51%) Siemens
4 4 (10.26%) Xamarin
5 3 (7.69%) HP
6 1 (2.56%) Anaplan
6 1 (2.56%) Hyperion
6 1 (2.56%) IBM
6 1 (2.56%) Informatica
6 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.56%) SAP