Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 25 May 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)
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 20 23
Rank change year-on-year +14 +3 -17
Contract jobs citing SQL 67 50 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 13.93% 9.43% 5.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.18% 28.09% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 40 23
Derbyshire median daily rate £401 £246 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.14% -29.86% +5.66%
10th Percentile £302 £127 £171
90th Percentile £488 £456 £520
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +15.38% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate - £8.63 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -11.63% +13.16% -24.00%

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Derbyshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 171 178 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 35.55% 33.58% 25.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 143 80
Derbyshire median daily rate £425 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +33.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £300 £137 £145
90th Percentile £516 £540 £475
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £368 £325
% change year-on-year +8.84% +13.08% -5.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Derbyshire median hourly rate £42.25 £23.06 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +83.20% +31.79% -22.22%
10th Percentile £22.63 £11.33 £14.35
90th Percentile £43.75 £35.74 £84.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% +90.79%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Derbyshire

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Derbyshire

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Derbyshire over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Derbyshire

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Derbyshire

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 25 May 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
Derby +15 45 £402 +14.71% 22
Chesterfield +5 14 £450 +5.88% 8
Alfreton 0 5 £333 +129.31%
Buxton - 1 £325 -
SQL
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 35 (52.24%) Microsoft
2 32 (47.76%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (44.78%) Power BI
4 29 (43.28%) SQL Server
5 25 (37.31%) Oracle
6 24 (35.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (26.87%) DevOps
7 18 (26.87%) Manufacturing
8 15 (22.39%) ETL
8 15 (22.39%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (22.39%) Analytics
8 15 (22.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (19.40%) Cognos
9 13 (19.40%) Oracle Reports
9 13 (19.40%) Visualisation
9 13 (19.40%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 13 (19.40%) Data Visualisation
9 13 (19.40%) Tableau
10 12 (17.91%) Root Cause Analysis
10 12 (17.91%) Cognos Report Studio
10 12 (17.91%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 12 (17.91%) SharePoint
10 12 (17.91%) DecisionStream
10 12 (17.91%) IBM
10 12 (17.91%) PLM
10 12 (17.91%) Semantic Layer
11 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (16.42%) Unix
11 11 (16.42%) Data Mart
11 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Azure

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 12 (17.91%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.99%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.49%) CMS
4 1 (1.49%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.49%) IIS
4 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (17.91%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (2.99%) Demantra
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.49%) Maximo
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Retail-J
3 1 (1.49%) SnowdropKCS
3 1 (1.49%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.96%) Boomi
3 4 (5.97%) IaaS
3 4 (5.97%) iPaaS
4 2 (2.99%) Trello
5 1 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.49%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.49%) Scribe Online
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) Cisco Firepower
1 2 (2.99%) Firewall
1 2 (2.99%) WinSCP
2 1 (1.49%) DNS
2 1 (1.49%) Network Security
2 1 (1.49%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (44.78%) Power BI
2 29 (43.28%) SQL Server
3 24 (35.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (22.39%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (22.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (19.40%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 13 (19.40%) Oracle Reports
6 12 (17.91%) Cognos Report Studio
6 12 (17.91%) DecisionStream
6 12 (17.91%) Semantic Layer
7 11 (16.42%) Data Mart
8 9 (13.43%) Oracle Database
9 8 (11.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (10.45%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (8.96%) Azure SQL Database
11 6 (8.96%) Relational Database
11 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (7.46%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2014
13 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.97%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.48%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (4.48%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.99%) JIRA
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.49%) git-flow
5 1 (1.49%) MSTest
5 1 (1.49%) StarTeam
5 1 (1.49%) Toad
5 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (26.87%) Manufacturing
2 6 (8.96%) Finance
3 4 (5.97%) Aerospace
3 4 (5.97%) Retail
4 2 (2.99%) Publishing
5 1 (1.49%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 24 (35.82%) Developer
2 14 (20.90%) Analyst
3 9 (13.43%) Data Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) Analyst Developer
5 5 (7.46%) Developer Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Applications Support
6 4 (5.97%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Development Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Development Support Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Architect
7 3 (4.48%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) DBA
7 3 (4.48%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.48%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) SQL DBA
8 2 (2.99%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.43%) XML
2 7 (10.45%) .NET
3 6 (8.96%) JSON
3 6 (8.96%) REST
3 6 (8.96%) SOAP
3 6 (8.96%) XSD
3 6 (8.96%) XSL
4 5 (7.46%) MDX
5 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.48%) .NET Framework
6 3 (4.48%) HTML
6 3 (4.48%) jQuery
7 2 (2.99%) Ajax
7 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.99%) CSS
7 2 (2.99%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.49%) CSS3
8 1 (1.49%) HTML5
8 1 (1.49%) LINQ to SQL
8 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.49%) FMCG
2 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.49%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.42%) Unix
2 9 (13.43%) Linux
3 6 (8.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (8.96%) Windows
4 4 (5.97%) VMS
5 3 (4.48%) HPUX
5 3 (4.48%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.76%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (26.87%) DevOps
3 15 (22.39%) Analytics
3 15 (22.39%) ETL
4 13 (19.40%) Data Visualisation
4 13 (19.40%) Visualisation
5 12 (17.91%) PLM
5 12 (17.91%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (16.42%) Use Case
7 10 (14.93%) ERD
8 6 (8.96%) EAI
8 6 (8.96%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (8.96%) SOA
8 6 (8.96%) UML
9 5 (7.46%) QMS
9 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (5.97%) Business Analysis
10 4 (5.97%) Operations Management
10 4 (5.97%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.43%) PL/SQL
1 9 (13.43%) T-SQL
2 6 (8.96%) C#
2 6 (8.96%) Java
2 6 (8.96%) Shell Script
2 6 (8.96%) VBA
2 6 (8.96%) XPath
2 6 (8.96%) XQuery
3 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.97%) XMLA
4 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (14.93%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.48%) Degree
4 1 (1.49%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.49%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.49%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.49%) GDPR
2 1 (1.49%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.49%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 35 (52.24%) Microsoft
2 25 (37.31%) Oracle
3 13 (19.40%) Cognos
3 13 (19.40%) Tableau
4 12 (17.91%) IBM
5 10 (14.93%) SAP
6 6 (8.96%) Dell
6 6 (8.96%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.99%) Cisco
7 2 (2.99%) F5
7 2 (2.99%) McAfee
7 2 (2.99%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.99%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.49%) Alteryx
8 1 (1.49%) HP
8 1 (1.49%) Informatica
8 1 (1.49%) Micro Focus
8 1 (1.49%) NetApp
8 1 (1.49%) Talend