The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 13 3 8
Rank change year-on-year -10 +5  
Contract jobs citing SQL 25 65 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 9.88% 26.10% 10.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.76% 66.33% 48.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 61 20
Median daily rate £400 £425 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +84.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -2.02% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £24.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +66.66% -20.00%  

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 Liverpool with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 84 98 54
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 33.20% 39.36% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 86 32
Median daily rate £350 £380 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +38.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £315 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £461 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Liverpool

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Liverpool over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Liverpool

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Liverpool

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for SQL.

1 24 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (38.00%) Oracle
3 15 (30.00%) HTML
3 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (28.00%) C#
5 13 (26.00%) .NET
5 13 (26.00%) CSS
6 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (22.00%) Java
8 10 (20.00%) MySQL
8 10 (20.00%) Linux
9 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
9 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
10 8 (16.00%) Spring
10 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (14.00%) Microservices
11 7 (14.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (14.00%) Spring Boot
11 7 (14.00%) API Design
11 7 (14.00%) Front End Development
11 7 (14.00%) Kanban
11 7 (14.00%) PowerShell
11 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
11 7 (14.00%) RESTful
11 7 (14.00%) Open Source
11 7 (14.00%) BDD
11 7 (14.00%) MongoDB
11 7 (14.00%) NoSQL
11 7 (14.00%) Jenkins
11 7 (14.00%) TDD

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 6 (12.00%) Umbraco
2 4 (8.00%) EPiServer
3 2 (4.00%) CMS
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.00%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) OPENContractor
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.00%) MySQL
3 7 (14.00%) MongoDB
3 7 (14.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (12.00%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (8.00%) QlikView
6 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (6.00%) DB2
7 3 (6.00%) Informix
7 3 (6.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (4.00%) GIS
8 2 (4.00%) MS Access
8 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
8 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (14.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.00%) JDeveloper
3 1 (2.00%) JUnit
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Banking
2 1 (2.00%) Front Office
2 1 (2.00%) Legal
2 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Developer
2 8 (16.00%) Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) .NET Developer
4 6 (12.00%) C# Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Sitecore Developer
6 4 (8.00%) EPiServer Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Umbraco Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) DBA
7 3 (6.00%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Java Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Principal Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Java Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Sitecore Developer
7 3 (6.00%) SQL DBA
7 3 (6.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.00%) HTML
2 13 (26.00%) .NET
2 13 (26.00%) CSS
3 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (16.00%) Spring
5 7 (14.00%) RESTful
5 7 (14.00%) Spring Boot
6 6 (12.00%) XML
7 5 (10.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (8.00%) CSS3
8 4 (8.00%) HTML5
8 4 (8.00%) REST
9 3 (6.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (6.00%) jQuery
9 3 (6.00%) Web Services
10 2 (4.00%) J2EE
10 2 (4.00%) JSP
10 2 (4.00%) XSD
10 2 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.00%) Linux
2 7 (14.00%) Windows
3 4 (8.00%) Unix
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.00%) API Design
2 7 (14.00%) BDD
2 7 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (14.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (14.00%) Front End Development
2 7 (14.00%) Kanban
2 7 (14.00%) Microservices
2 7 (14.00%) Open Source
2 7 (14.00%) Scrum
2 7 (14.00%) TDD
3 6 (12.00%) Coaching
3 6 (12.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (12.00%) DevOps
3 6 (12.00%) MVC
4 4 (8.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (8.00%) ETL
4 4 (8.00%) Migration
5 3 (6.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (28.00%) C#
3 11 (22.00%) Java
4 7 (14.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.00%) Python
6 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.00%) VBScript
7 1 (2.00%) Perl
7 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.00%) COBIT
3 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (38.00%) Oracle
2 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.00%) Sitecore
3 6 (12.00%) VMware
4 4 (8.00%) Civica
5 3 (6.00%) IDERA
5 3 (6.00%) Tableau
6 2 (4.00%) Capita
6 2 (4.00%) Software AG
6 2 (4.00%) Teradata
6 2 (4.00%) webMethods
7 1 (2.00%) Citrix
7 1 (2.00%) HP
7 1 (2.00%) SAP
7 1 (2.00%) Sybase
7 1 (2.00%) Talend
Liverpool
ECOM
Posted: 9 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Bluetown Online LTD
Rate: £10 - £11 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago