The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stafford 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Staffordshire / Stafford
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Contract jobs citing SQL 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stafford 30.00% 11.76% 22.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 40.00% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £375 £418 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.17% -1.76%  
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 £24.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +66.66% -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 Stafford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Stafford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 9 5 11
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stafford 90.00% 29.41% 40.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 3
Median daily rate £370 £385 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.89% -9.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £248 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £43.50
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 Stafford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stafford 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 Stafford

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stafford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Stafford

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Stafford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Stafford over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Stafford

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stafford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Stafford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 26 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 Stafford region with a requirement for SQL.

1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
1 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 2 (33.33%) Coaching
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Power BI
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (16.67%) React
2 1 (16.67%) Skype
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (16.67%) Laravel
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Ember.js
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) MDX

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Drupal
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
1 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) OLAP
1 1 (16.67%) OLAP Cube
1 1 (16.67%) Power BI
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Head of Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ETL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SSAS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SSRS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
1 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (16.67%) Ember.js
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) Laravel
1 1 (16.67%) MDX
1 1 (16.67%) React
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Coaching
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Zend
Stafford, Staffordshire
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