Period
to 22 January 2020

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 22 January 2020 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
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 8 12 12
Rank change year-on-year +4 0 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL 5 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 13.16% 7.50% 12.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.78% 10.34% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Stockport median daily rate £350 £320 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - -
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Stockport median hourly rate - - £40.00
Manchester median hourly rate £15.52 £24.88 £16.36
% change year-on-year -37.61% +52.09% -9.14%

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 18 29 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 47.37% 72.50% 56.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 34
Stockport median daily rate £385 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -12.50% +1.59%
10th Percentile £315 £258 £290
90th Percentile £486 £438 £466
Manchester median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Stockport median hourly rate - £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.50% +39.13%
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 £26.86 £18.07
% change year-on-year +30.32% +48.63% -38.80%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Stockport

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Stockport over the 6 months to 22 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Stockport region with a requirement for SQL.

1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Trello
2 1 (20.00%) Microservices
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (20.00%) Angular 2
2 1 (20.00%) Slack
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Slack
2 1 (20.00%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Law
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) Data Migration Developer
1 1 (20.00%) DBA
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (20.00%) Angular 2
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) ETL
1 1 (20.00%) Microservices
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Python