The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Lanarkshire 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 28 June 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)
Scotland / North Lanarkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SQL 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Lanarkshire 80.00% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 100.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +3.44% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +23.07% +44.44%  

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 North Lanarkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
North Lanarkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 4 0 7
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Lanarkshire 80.00% - 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% -  

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Job Vacancy Trend in North Lanarkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in North Lanarkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Lanarkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in North Lanarkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Lanarkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in North Lanarkshire

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Contract Job Locations in North Lanarkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the North Lanarkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bellshill - 2 - - 1
Motherwell - 1 - -
SQL
Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 North Lanarkshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Ajax
1 2 (50.00%) Web 2.0
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (25.00%) RAD
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports

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Co-occurring IT Skills in North Lanarkshire 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Spatial
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Ajax
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle