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 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)
West Midlands / Solihull
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 25 4
Rank change year-on-year +9 -21  
Contract jobs citing SQL 4 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 4.76% 4.43% 14.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.67% 10.61% 52.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 4
Median daily rate £340 £395 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.92% +23.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £286 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £455 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +3.44% +7.40%  
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 Solihull with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Solihull
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 15 66 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 17.86% 41.77% 26.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 54 20
Median daily rate £340 £338 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.74% +8.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £213 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £354
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% -  

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 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 Solihull region with a requirement for SQL.

1 3 (75.00%) SAS
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 3 (75.00%) PROC SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (75.00%) ProC
2 2 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) OLAP
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (25.00%) Power BI
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (25.00%) OLAP
2 1 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (25.00%) Power BI
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) ProC
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) SAS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PROC SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
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