The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oldham 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 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.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Manchester / Oldham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SQL 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oldham 28.57% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 66.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £320 - -
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 £24.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +63.26% -18.33%  

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 Oldham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Oldham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oldham 42.86% 12.50% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £320 £283 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.27% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Oldham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oldham 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 Oldham

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oldham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Oldham

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oldham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Oldham

For the 6 months to 28 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 Oldham region with a requirement for SQL.

1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Northgate
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) PEAR
2 1 (33.33%) Perl

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oldham 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) PEAR
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate Applications Support
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate IT Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate IT Support
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Graduate
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Perl Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (66.67%) Release Management
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Northgate
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle