Period
to 17 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Walsall 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 17 February 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)
West Midlands > Walsall
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 5 7
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 8 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Walsall 47.06% 12.12% 6.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 88.89% 80.00% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 5
Walsall median daily rate £295 £408 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.61% +81.11% -21.05%
10th Percentile £273 £330 £213
90th Percentile £318 £438 £268
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £370 £364
% change year-on-year +1.35% +1.72% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Walsall median hourly rate £16.41 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.75 £16.56 £17.04
% change year-on-year +55.50% -2.79% -14.83%

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 Walsall with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Walsall
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 9 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Walsall 52.94% 15.15% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 4
Walsall median daily rate £303 £390 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.44% +33.33% +2.63%
10th Percentile £273 £333 £228
90th Percentile £367 £438 £430
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +3.33% +4.17% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Walsall median hourly rate £16.41 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.75 £25.00 £25.66
% change year-on-year +31.00% -2.57% -10.56%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Walsall

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Walsall

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Walsall

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Walsall

For the 6 months to 17 February 2018, 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 Walsall region with a requirement for SQL.

1 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) IIS
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
2 5 (62.50%) HTML5
2 5 (62.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
2 5 (62.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (62.50%) User Experience
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (37.50%) Back Office
3 3 (37.50%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) CMS
4 2 (25.00%) Content Management
5 1 (12.50%) Document Composition
5 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (12.50%) iptables
5 1 (12.50%) EngageOne
5 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 1 (12.50%) PABX
5 1 (12.50%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) Data Quality

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall 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 5 (62.50%) IIS
2 2 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) EngageOne
1 1 (12.50%) PrintSoft PReS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) FTP
1 1 (12.50%) GSM
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) Kerberos
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) MPLS
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
1 1 (12.50%) PABX
1 1 (12.50%) PBX
1 1 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (37.50%) Back Office
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (25.00%) HTML Developer
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (12.50%) ICT Support
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Network Support
5 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) HTML5
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
2 5 (62.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (37.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Flex
4 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
4 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (12.50%) LAMP
4 1 (12.50%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (12.50%) Document Composition
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) iptables
1 1 (12.50%) Postfix
1 1 (12.50%) Samba
1 1 (12.50%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (12.50%) Nessus
1 1 (12.50%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) NEC
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
1 1 (12.50%) Sun