Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 5 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 5 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Walsall 13.89% 11.76% 10.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.25% 57.14% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Walsall median daily rate £295 £425 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.59% +93.18% -26.67%
10th Percentile £273 £333 £168
90th Percentile £318 £468 £276
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £351 £375
% change year-on-year +6.99% -6.53% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Walsall median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £17.04
% change year-on-year -19.35% +81.98% -22.57%

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 Walsall with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Walsall
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 16 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Walsall 44.44% 20.59% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 3
Walsall median daily rate £425 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +45.45% +10.00%
10th Percentile £281 £306 £179
90th Percentile £438 £525 £318
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Walsall median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £37.50 £32.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +17.19% +42.22% -21.58%

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 25 May 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (60.00%) Back Office
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) CMS
3 2 (40.00%) Content Management
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development

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 (100.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) CMS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (40.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (40.00%) HTML Developer
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript