Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Telford 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 23 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)
Shropshire > Telford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 9 2
Rank change year-on-year -31 -7 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL 16 96 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Telford 4.72% 13.50% 20.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.11% 40.00% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 48 17
Telford median daily rate £500 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.58% -1.25% +45.45%
10th Percentile £400 £309 £296
90th Percentile £530 £500 £533
Shropshire median daily rate £494 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +25.09% +5.33% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Telford median hourly rate - - £17.00
Shropshire median hourly rate - - £17.00

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 Telford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Telford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 122 240 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Telford 35.99% 33.76% 33.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 119 27
Telford median daily rate £500 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.48% -2.35% +21.43%
10th Percentile £334 £315 £296
90th Percentile £575 £513 £526
Shropshire median daily rate £492 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +18.46% +3.75% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Telford median hourly rate - £16.04 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.65% -
Shropshire median hourly rate - £21.47 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +26.26% -15.00%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Telford

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Telford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Telford

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Telford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Telford over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Telford

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Telford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Telford

For the 6 months to 23 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 Telford region with a requirement for SQL.

1 11 (68.75%) Java
1 11 (68.75%) DevOps
2 10 (62.50%) XML
2 10 (62.50%) Unix
2 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) webMethods
3 9 (56.25%) WebLogic
3 9 (56.25%) JSON
3 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
3 9 (56.25%) REST
4 8 (50.00%) HTML5
4 8 (50.00%) Puppet
4 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (50.00%) HTML
4 8 (50.00%) CSS
4 8 (50.00%) JBoss
4 8 (50.00%) SOAP
4 8 (50.00%) Spring
4 8 (50.00%) Microservices
5 7 (43.75%) Configuration Management
5 7 (43.75%) Scala
5 7 (43.75%) MongoDB
6 6 (37.50%) Open Source
6 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 6 (37.50%) Play Framework
6 6 (37.50%) Selenium
6 6 (37.50%) J2SE
6 6 (37.50%) SSL
6 6 (37.50%) Hibernate

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Telford 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 9 (56.25%) WebLogic
2 8 (50.00%) JBoss
3 6 (37.50%) Apache
4 4 (25.00%) Confluence
5 2 (12.50%) Mule
6 1 (6.25%) Documentum
6 1 (6.25%) nginx
6 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) IaaS
2 2 (12.50%) PaaS
2 2 (12.50%) SaaS
3 1 (6.25%) GitHub
3 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) HTTP
1 6 (37.50%) SSL
1 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) MongoDB
2 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
3 3 (18.75%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
2 6 (37.50%) Eclipse
2 6 (37.50%) IntelliJ
2 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 6 (37.50%) JUnit
2 6 (37.50%) Selenium
3 4 (25.00%) JIRA
4 2 (12.50%) Maven
5 1 (6.25%) Ant
5 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
5 1 (6.25%) Gatling
5 1 (6.25%) Grunt
5 1 (6.25%) gulp
5 1 (6.25%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (6.25%) Sublime Text
5 1 (6.25%) Toad
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Scala Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Java Scala Developer
4 3 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Development Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (6.25%) Messaging Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Middleware Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Solutions Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) XML
2 9 (56.25%) JSON
2 9 (56.25%) REST
3 8 (50.00%) CSS
3 8 (50.00%) HTML
3 8 (50.00%) HTML5
3 8 (50.00%) SOAP
3 8 (50.00%) Spring
4 6 (37.50%) EJB
4 6 (37.50%) Hibernate
4 6 (37.50%) J2EE
4 6 (37.50%) J2SE
4 6 (37.50%) Play Framework
5 3 (18.75%) Web Services
6 2 (12.50%) Java EE
6 2 (12.50%) Java SE
6 2 (12.50%) jQuery
6 2 (12.50%) Middleware
6 2 (12.50%) WSDL
6 2 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
1 10 (62.50%) Unix
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (12.50%) AIX
4 2 (12.50%) HPUX
4 2 (12.50%) Solaris
5 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) DevOps
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (50.00%) Microservices
4 7 (43.75%) Configuration Management
5 6 (37.50%) Open Source
6 4 (25.00%) Migration
6 4 (25.00%) Scrum
6 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (12.50%) API Design
8 2 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (12.50%) Critical Success Factor
8 2 (12.50%) High Availability
8 2 (12.50%) Kanban
8 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 2 (12.50%) OO
8 2 (12.50%) SDLC
8 2 (12.50%) TDD
8 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) Scala
3 3 (18.75%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) Groovy
3 3 (18.75%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) Perl
4 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Ruby
4 2 (12.50%) XPath
5 1 (6.25%) Haskell
5 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Docker
2 3 (18.75%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Puppet
2 5 (31.25%) Ansible
3 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (6.25%) Grafana
4 1 (6.25%) Kibana
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) webMethods
2 3 (18.75%) Atlassian
2 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
3 2 (12.50%) Adobe
3 2 (12.50%) Google
3 2 (12.50%) WSO2
4 1 (6.25%) Facebook
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Pega
4 1 (6.25%) Telerik