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 3 months to 25 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)
Shropshire / Telford
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 7 9
Rank change year-on-year -15 +2  
Contract jobs citing SQL 15 52 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Telford 10.07% 17.93% 11.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.25% 42.62% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 26 1
Median daily rate £500 £415 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.48% +1.21%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +3.44% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
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 Telford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Telford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 48 122 35
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Telford 32.21% 42.07% 40.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 71 9
Median daily rate £500 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £375 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Telford 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 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 3 months to 25 June 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 25 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 Telford region with a requirement for SQL.

1 21 (70.00%) Java
2 18 (60.00%) Unix
3 16 (53.33%) WebLogic
3 16 (53.33%) webMethods
4 15 (50.00%) J2EE
5 13 (43.33%) XML
5 13 (43.33%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (43.33%) Microservices
6 12 (40.00%) Docker
6 12 (40.00%) Open Source
6 12 (40.00%) MongoDB
6 12 (40.00%) JUnit
7 11 (36.67%) Linux
7 11 (36.67%) Selenium
8 10 (33.33%) JSON
8 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (33.33%) Spring
8 10 (33.33%) JBoss
8 10 (33.33%) SOAP
8 10 (33.33%) Puppet
8 10 (33.33%) REST
9 9 (30.00%) HTML5
9 9 (30.00%) Scala
9 9 (30.00%) Play Framework
9 9 (30.00%) Apache
9 9 (30.00%) Oracle
9 9 (30.00%) EJB
9 9 (30.00%) CSS
9 9 (30.00%) PL/SQL
9 9 (30.00%) HTML

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 16 (53.33%) WebLogic
2 10 (33.33%) JBoss
3 9 (30.00%) Apache
4 4 (13.33%) SAS
5 3 (10.00%) Apache Spark
5 3 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (3.33%) Mule
6 1 (3.33%) nginx
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Exstream
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) GitHub
1 1 (3.33%) Google Analytics
1 1 (3.33%) IaaS
1 1 (3.33%) PaaS
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) HTTP
1 8 (26.67%) SSL
1 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 7 (23.33%) Hadoop
3 5 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle OWB
4 4 (13.33%) Big Data
4 4 (13.33%) Pentaho
5 3 (10.00%) Apache Hive
6 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (6.67%) MySQL
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) JUnit
2 11 (36.67%) Selenium
3 9 (30.00%) Eclipse
3 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (30.00%) IntelliJ
4 5 (16.67%) ClearCase
5 4 (13.33%) Cucumber
6 3 (10.00%) CA Gen
6 3 (10.00%) ClearQuest
6 3 (10.00%) Mockito
7 2 (6.67%) HP UFT
7 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
7 2 (6.67%) Sahi
7 2 (6.67%) WATIR
8 1 (3.33%) Gatling
8 1 (3.33%) Grunt
8 1 (3.33%) gulp
8 1 (3.33%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (3.33%) MSTest
8 1 (3.33%) Sublime Text
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Scala Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Big Data Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Data Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Digital Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) DBA
6 2 (6.67%) Hadoop Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) QA Tester
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) SQL DBA
6 2 (6.67%) Tester
7 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) J2EE
2 13 (43.33%) XML
3 10 (33.33%) JSON
3 10 (33.33%) REST
3 10 (33.33%) SOAP
3 10 (33.33%) Spring
4 9 (30.00%) CSS
4 9 (30.00%) EJB
4 9 (30.00%) Hibernate
4 9 (30.00%) HTML
4 9 (30.00%) HTML5
4 9 (30.00%) J2SE
4 9 (30.00%) Play Framework
5 6 (20.00%) Akka
5 6 (20.00%) spray
6 4 (13.33%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (13.33%) Web Services
7 3 (10.00%) .NET
7 3 (10.00%) OAuth2
7 3 (10.00%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Unix
2 11 (36.67%) Linux
3 3 (10.00%) Windows
4 2 (6.67%) Solaris
5 1 (3.33%) AIX
5 1 (3.33%) CentOS
5 1 (3.33%) HPUX
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (43.33%) Microservices
2 12 (40.00%) Open Source
3 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
6 6 (20.00%) RUP
6 6 (20.00%) TDD
7 5 (16.67%) BDD
7 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (16.67%) High Availability
7 5 (16.67%) Project Planning
7 5 (16.67%) Software Architecture
8 4 (13.33%) Analytics
8 4 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
8 4 (13.33%) DevOps
8 4 (13.33%) Kanban
8 4 (13.33%) Scrum
8 4 (13.33%) Web Development
9 3 (10.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) Java
2 9 (30.00%) PL/SQL
2 9 (30.00%) Scala
3 8 (26.67%) C#
4 7 (23.33%) Perl
4 7 (23.33%) Python
4 7 (23.33%) Shell Script
5 3 (10.00%) Ruby
6 2 (6.67%) Groovy
7 1 (3.33%) Haskell
7 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 12 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) Puppet
2 4 (13.33%) Grafana
2 4 (13.33%) Kibana
3 3 (10.00%) logstash
3 3 (10.00%) rkt
4 1 (3.33%) Ansible
4 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) webMethods
2 9 (30.00%) Oracle
3 7 (23.33%) Adobe
4 6 (20.00%) BEA
4 6 (20.00%) Informatica
5 3 (10.00%) AppDynamics
5 3 (10.00%) Cloudera
5 3 (10.00%) Pega
5 3 (10.00%) Splunk
6 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.33%) Google
7 1 (3.33%) HP
7 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.33%) WSO2