Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield 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 21 January 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)
Cheshire > Macclesfield
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 13 14
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 -8
Contract jobs citing SQL 2 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 3.45% 5.68% 5.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.57% 22.73% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Macclesfield median daily rate - £306 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.20% +1.54%
Cheshire median daily rate £345 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -1.43% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Macclesfield median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £27.00 £19.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +38.46% +11.43% -31.37%

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 Macclesfield with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Macclesfield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 7 22 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 12.07% 25.00% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 10
Macclesfield median daily rate £250 £300 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -3.23% -4.62%
10th Percentile £220 £156 £224
90th Percentile £398 £600 £344
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £375 £388
% change year-on-year - -3.23% +13.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Macclesfield median hourly rate - - £13.00
Cheshire median hourly rate £35.00 £19.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +79.49% +11.43% -50.00%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Macclesfield

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Macclesfield

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for SQL.

1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Machines

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Macclesfield 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Machines