Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 19 November 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)
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 19 19
Rank change year-on-year -10 0 -12
Contract jobs citing SQL 4 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 2.11% 7.58% 5.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.89% 28.57% 25.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 10
Solihull median daily rate - £390 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.30% +22.86%
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Solihull median hourly rate - - £21.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £26.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +65.63% -8.57% -12.50%

SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Solihull
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 45 70 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 23.68% 26.52% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 30
Solihull median daily rate £406 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -7.14% +6.06%
10th Percentile £317 £242 £300
90th Percentile £576 £437 £450
West Midlands median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Solihull median hourly rate £45.00 - £40.00
10th Percentile £42.50 - £18.85
90th Percentile £47.50 - £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.00 £24.25 £24.71
% change year-on-year +27.84% -1.84% +16.26%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Solihull

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Solihull

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Solihull

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Solihull region with a requirement for SQL.

1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (50.00%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (25.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics 365
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (25.00%) SAP HANA
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP BW Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP HANA Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) SAP