The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 23 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)
Manchester / Salford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 10 4
Rank change year-on-year +7 -6  
Contract jobs citing SQL 6 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 25.00% 14.29% 22.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.29% 35.71% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
Median daily rate £388 £220 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +76.13% -40.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £208 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £330 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +3.44% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Salford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Salford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 17 14 13
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 70.83% 40.00% 59.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 12
Median daily rate £419 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.64% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £220 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford 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 Salford

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Salford

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Salford

For the 6 months to 23 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 Salford region with a requirement for SQL.

1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (27.27%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) CRM
3 3 (27.27%) ETL
3 3 (27.27%) Document Management
3 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (18.18%) Power BI
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) Replication
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) JD Edwards

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (18.18%) Power BI
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
5 1 (9.09%) OLAP
5 1 (9.09%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) DBA
1 3 (27.27%) SQL DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Business Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Systems Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) ETL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) MDX
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) CRM
2 3 (27.27%) Document Management
2 3 (27.27%) ETL
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (9.09%) Data Encryption
4 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction
4 1 (9.09%) Data Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Mapping
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) Data Stewardship
4 1 (9.09%) ETL Development
4 1 (9.09%) Master Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Optimisation
4 1 (9.09%) Task Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) DBS Check
2 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) NCDA
2 1 (9.09%) NCIE
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) VCAP
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) JD Edwards
3 1 (9.09%) Avaya
3 1 (9.09%) NetApp
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
Salford, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 per day
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