Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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 17 November 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)
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 11 15
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4 -11
Contract jobs citing SQL 17 5 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 10.12% 5.75% 8.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.82% 20.83% 26.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 16
Knutsford median daily rate £425 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -9.38% +23.08%
10th Percentile £311 £241 £296
90th Percentile £475 £424 £488
Cheshire median daily rate £360 £369 £363
% change year-on-year -2.37% +1.72% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £27.00 £18.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year +50.00% -28.71% +68.33%

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 Knutsford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Knutsford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 57 24 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 33.93% 27.59% 30.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 16 47
Knutsford median daily rate £375 £384 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.28% -0.97% +19.23%
10th Percentile £270 £300 £304
90th Percentile £475 £450 £496
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £388 £378
% change year-on-year +3.23% +2.65% +11.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £31.00 £21.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +47.62% -40.00% +5.26%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Knutsford

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Knutsford

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Knutsford over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for SQL.

1 15 (88.24%) Oracle
2 12 (70.59%) Data Modelling
2 12 (70.59%) RDBMS
2 12 (70.59%) Java
2 12 (70.59%) JUnit
2 12 (70.59%) OO
2 12 (70.59%) Perforce
2 12 (70.59%) Hibernate
2 12 (70.59%) Spring
2 12 (70.59%) TDD
2 12 (70.59%) Unit Testing
2 12 (70.59%) JPA
2 12 (70.59%) Test Automation
2 12 (70.59%) Relational Database
3 11 (64.71%) REST
3 11 (64.71%) Git (software)
3 11 (64.71%) Spring Boot
3 11 (64.71%) Java EE
3 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (64.71%) SOAP
3 11 (64.71%) Web Services
4 8 (47.06%) Finance
4 8 (47.06%) Banking
5 7 (41.18%) Data Protection
6 5 (29.41%) JProfiler
6 5 (29.41%) Gradle
6 5 (29.41%) Eclipse
6 5 (29.41%) RAD
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
7 4 (23.53%) IntelliJ

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) PaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) IPsec
1 1 (5.88%) NAS
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) RDBMS
1 12 (70.59%) Relational Database
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) JUnit
2 11 (64.71%) Git (software)
3 5 (29.41%) Eclipse
3 5 (29.41%) Gradle
3 5 (29.41%) JProfiler
4 4 (23.53%) IntelliJ
4 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
4 4 (23.53%) Maven
4 4 (23.53%) SonarQube
5 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 8 (47.06%) Banking
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 12 (70.59%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) Hibernate
1 12 (70.59%) JPA
1 12 (70.59%) Spring
2 11 (64.71%) Java EE
2 11 (64.71%) REST
2 11 (64.71%) SOAP
2 11 (64.71%) Spring Boot
2 11 (64.71%) Web Services
3 3 (17.65%) HTML
4 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 2 (11.76%) JSON
4 2 (11.76%) RESTful
5 1 (5.88%) Ajax
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.88%) J2EE
5 1 (5.88%) jQuery
5 1 (5.88%) XML
5 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Data Modelling
1 12 (70.59%) OO
1 12 (70.59%) TDD
1 12 (70.59%) Test Automation
1 12 (70.59%) Unit Testing
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Data Protection
4 5 (29.41%) RAD
5 4 (23.53%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (23.53%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 4 (23.53%) OOP
6 2 (11.76%) Microservices
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.88%) SDLC
7 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Oracle
2 12 (70.59%) Perforce
3 3 (17.65%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) Sun
4 2 (11.76%) Teradata
5 1 (5.88%) Lumension
5 1 (5.88%) McAfee
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) Symantec
5 1 (5.88%) VMware