Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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 21 January 2018 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 > Stockport
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 7 16
Rank change year-on-year -5 +9 -10
Contract jobs citing SQL 11 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 12.22% 13.39% 10.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.57% 24.64% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 3
Stockport median daily rate - £419 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +19.64% +23.89%
Manchester median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Stockport median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +128.57% -56.25% -
Manchester median hourly rate £18.71 £18.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.94% -52.00% +59.57%

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 Stockport with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Stockport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 51 69 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 56.67% 54.33% 64.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 50 27
Stockport median daily rate £400 £394 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.59% +12.50% +9.38%
10th Percentile £290 £231 £265
90th Percentile £466 £475 £475
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 15
Stockport median hourly rate £40.00 £28.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.13% -23.33% -
Manchester median hourly rate £18.71 £29.53 £31.25
% change year-on-year -36.63% -5.52% +30.21%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Stockport

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Stockport

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Stockport

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Stockport

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Stockport over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SQL in Stockport

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Stockport region with a requirement for SQL.

1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) WSDL
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) C++
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) VB
3 5 (45.45%) WPF
3 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio
4 4 (36.36%) JIRA
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Open Source
4 4 (36.36%) Confluence
4 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
4 4 (36.36%) BDD
4 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
4 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
4 4 (36.36%) Node.js
4 4 (36.36%) REST
4 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
4 4 (36.36%) Coaching
4 4 (36.36%) Microservices
4 4 (36.36%) SDLC
4 4 (36.36%) Slack
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (36.36%) MySQL

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 4 (36.36%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
1 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
1 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) DTS
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio
2 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
2 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 4 (36.36%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) C++ Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) C++ Software Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Software Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Java Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Java Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Remote Server Support
4 1 (9.09%) Server Support
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
1 5 (45.45%) WPF
1 5 (45.45%) WSDL
2 4 (36.36%) Node.js
2 4 (36.36%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Android
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) BDD
1 4 (36.36%) Coaching
1 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
1 4 (36.36%) Microservices
1 4 (36.36%) Open Source
1 4 (36.36%) SDLC
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
1 4 (36.36%) TDD
1 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
2 1 (9.09%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) VB
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Apple
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle