Period
to 21 July 2017

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 July 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 > Macclesfield
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 13 16
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 4 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 6.15% 12.84% 4.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.00% 50.00% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 3
Macclesfield median daily rate £445 £343 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.93% +3.79% +46.67%
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Macclesfield median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +50.00% -13.04% -45.88%

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 Macclesfield with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Macclesfield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 25 28 12
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield 38.46% 25.69% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 13 2
Macclesfield median daily rate £445 £350 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.14% -9.09% +18.46%
10th Percentile £309 £308 £341
90th Percentile £538 £509 £429
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £388 £393
% change year-on-year +8.39% -1.43% +12.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Macclesfield median hourly rate - £13.00 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +4.67% -
Cheshire median hourly rate £37.48 £22.54 £28.00
% change year-on-year +66.26% -19.50% -18.91%

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 July 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for SQL.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) Spring Boot
2 3 (75.00%) API Design
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) TypeScript
2 3 (75.00%) MyBatis
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Spring Security
3 2 (50.00%) Product Management
3 2 (50.00%) Ehcache
3 2 (50.00%) Angular 2
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (25.00%) Confluence
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) JProfiler
4 1 (25.00%) BDD

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (25.00%) Gradle
2 1 (25.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) JProfiler
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Spring Boot
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) MyBatis
3 2 (50.00%) Angular 2
3 2 (50.00%) Ehcache
3 2 (50.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Spring Security
4 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Java EE
4 1 (25.00%) JPA
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Velocity
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) API Design
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Product Management
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (25.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) RAD
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Perforce