The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 3 7 6
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1  
Contract jobs citing SQL 68 69 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 19.10% 14.00% 13.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.96% 47.26% 39.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 33 30
Median daily rate £333 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.30% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £253 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -2.02% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £24.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +65.62% -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 Nottingham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 184 146 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 51.69% 29.61% 34.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 72 76
Median daily rate £375 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £14.88 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -62.81%  
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 Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Nottingham

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Nottingham over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Nottingham

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Nottingham

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 25 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for SQL.

1 45 (36.29%) Oracle
2 31 (25.00%) .NET
2 31 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 31 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 28 (22.58%) C#
3 28 (22.58%) Web Services
4 27 (21.77%) Unix
5 26 (20.97%) Oracle Database
6 25 (20.16%) HTML
6 25 (20.16%) SQL Server
7 23 (18.55%) Shell Script
8 21 (16.94%) SOAP
8 21 (16.94%) Oracle Database 10g
8 21 (16.94%) Oracle Database 11g
9 19 (15.32%) Microsoft
10 17 (13.71%) Data Warehouse
10 17 (13.71%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (13.71%) Analytics
11 15 (12.10%) WCF
11 15 (12.10%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (12.10%) CSS
12 14 (11.29%) XML
12 14 (11.29%) Java
12 14 (11.29%) CRM
12 14 (11.29%) WPF
12 14 (11.29%) Degree
12 14 (11.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 14 (11.29%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (10.48%) User Stories
13 13 (10.48%) QA

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.81%) Confluence
2 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle BPEL
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.81%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.42%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.61%) Office 365
2 1 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.81%) IaaS
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.61%) Internet
2 1 (0.81%) Firewall
2 1 (0.81%) VLAN
2 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.97%) Oracle Database
2 25 (20.16%) SQL Server
3 21 (16.94%) Oracle Database 10g
3 21 (16.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 17 (13.71%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (11.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (8.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (8.06%) DB2
7 10 (8.06%) DB2 UDB
8 8 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (5.65%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (5.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (3.23%) Relational Database
11 3 (2.42%) Big Data
11 3 (2.42%) MySQL
11 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (1.61%) QlikView
12 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2016
13 1 (0.81%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 11 (8.87%) Eclipse
1 11 (8.87%) Maven
1 11 (8.87%) SoapUI
1 11 (8.87%) Subversion
2 10 (8.06%) Ant
3 8 (6.45%) JMeter
3 8 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (5.65%) Selenium
5 6 (4.84%) JIRA
5 6 (4.84%) Visual Studio
6 5 (4.03%) Git (software)
6 5 (4.03%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.42%) NUnit
7 3 (2.42%) SpecFlow
7 3 (2.42%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.61%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.81%) Hudson
9 1 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.81%) Xcode
General
1 12 (9.68%) Finance
2 7 (5.65%) Marketing
3 4 (3.23%) Billing
4 3 (2.42%) Advertising
5 2 (1.61%) Legal
5 2 (1.61%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.61%) Retail
6 1 (0.81%) Back Office
6 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 52 (41.94%) Developer
2 38 (30.65%) Analyst
3 14 (11.29%) Test Analyst
4 13 (10.48%) Oracle Developer
5 12 (9.68%) SQL Developer
6 10 (8.06%) Java Developer
7 9 (7.26%) Architect
7 9 (7.26%) SQL Analyst
8 8 (6.45%) DBA
9 7 (5.65%) Business Analyst
9 7 (5.65%) Designer
9 7 (5.65%) Support Analyst
10 6 (4.84%) SQL DBA
10 6 (4.84%) Test Data Analyst
11 5 (4.03%) Applications Developer
11 5 (4.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 5 (4.03%) Desktop Engineer
11 5 (4.03%) ETL Developer
11 5 (4.03%) Java Applications Developer
11 5 (4.03%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (25.00%) .NET
2 28 (22.58%) Web Services
3 25 (20.16%) HTML
4 21 (16.94%) SOAP
5 15 (12.10%) CSS
5 15 (12.10%) WCF
6 14 (11.29%) WPF
6 14 (11.29%) XML
7 12 (9.68%) jQuery
7 12 (9.68%) XSLT
8 10 (8.06%) Apache Flex
8 10 (8.06%) Hibernate
8 10 (8.06%) J2EE
8 10 (8.06%) JSP
8 10 (8.06%) Spring
8 10 (8.06%) Struts
8 10 (8.06%) UDDI
8 10 (8.06%) WSDL
8 10 (8.06%) XHTML
8 10 (8.06%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.45%) Mainframe
2 7 (5.65%) Smart Meter
3 6 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.61%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.81%) iPad
5 1 (0.81%) iPhone
5 1 (0.81%) IVR
5 1 (0.81%) NHS
5 1 (0.81%) User Experience
5 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (21.77%) Unix
2 11 (8.87%) Windows
3 5 (4.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (2.42%) Android
5 3 (2.42%) Linux
6 2 (1.61%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.81%) AIX
7 1 (0.81%) Gentoo
7 1 (0.81%) HPUX
7 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (13.71%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (13.71%) Analytics
2 15 (12.10%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (11.29%) CRM
3 14 (11.29%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (10.48%) ETL
4 13 (10.48%) User Stories
5 12 (9.68%) ITIL
5 12 (9.68%) Migration
5 12 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 11 (8.87%) Data Migration
6 11 (8.87%) Technical Analysis
6 11 (8.87%) Unit Testing
7 10 (8.06%) Open Source
7 10 (8.06%) Performance Testing
7 10 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (8.06%) Waterfall
8 9 (7.26%) API Testing
9 8 (6.45%) Time Management
9 8 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 31 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 28 (22.58%) C#
3 23 (18.55%) Shell Script
4 14 (11.29%) Java
5 10 (8.06%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.23%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.42%) C
7 3 (2.42%) Python
7 3 (2.42%) VB
8 2 (1.61%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.61%) VBA
9 1 (0.81%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.81%) Korn
9 1 (0.81%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.81%) PHP
9 1 (0.81%) Ruby
9 1 (0.81%) VBScript
9 1 (0.81%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 14 (11.29%) Degree
2 2 (1.61%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.81%) ISEB
3 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.48%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.81%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.81%) Terminal Server
2 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.84%) SCCM
2 3 (2.42%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 45 (36.29%) Oracle
2 19 (15.32%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.84%) VMware
4 5 (4.03%) NetApp
5 3 (2.42%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.61%) Informatica
6 2 (1.61%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.81%) Cisco
7 1 (0.81%) HP
7 1 (0.81%) QNX
7 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.81%) RedPrairie
7 1 (0.81%) SAP
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