Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 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)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 11 13
Rank change year-on-year -13 +2 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL 13 35 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 4.42% 9.46% 8.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.81% 39.33% 30.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 22 37
Warrington median daily rate £344 £408 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.64% +25.38% +8.33%
10th Percentile £289 £217 £263
90th Percentile £511 £663 £527
Cheshire median daily rate £343 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -8.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Warrington median hourly rate - £18.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +18.03% -
Cheshire median hourly rate £27.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +28.57% +20.00% -23.91%

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 Warrington with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 73 89 183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 24.83% 24.05% 29.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 63 138
Warrington median daily rate £500 £400 £461
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -13.28% +44.14%
10th Percentile £287 £288 £304
90th Percentile £590 £600 £575
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Warrington median hourly rate - £15.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.86% -
Cheshire median hourly rate £35.00 £34.99 £17.50
% change year-on-year +0.04% +99.93% -48.15%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Warrington

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Warrington

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Warrington over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Warrington

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Warrington

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

1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
4 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Remedy
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) DHCP
5 2 (15.38%) DNS

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Confluence
2 1 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (7.69%) G Suite
3 1 (7.69%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DHCP
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (7.69%) BigQuery
5 1 (7.69%) MySQL
5 1 (7.69%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Burp Suite
2 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) JMeter
2 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 1 (7.69%) Automotive
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
2 3 (23.08%) DBA
2 3 (23.08%) SQL DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Database Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Senior SQL DBA
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) React
4 1 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Solaris
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
1 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
2 2 (15.38%) BDD
2 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
2 2 (15.38%) MVC
2 2 (15.38%) OO
2 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) Coaching
3 1 (7.69%) ETL
3 1 (7.69%) Microservices
3 1 (7.69%) OWASP
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) TDD
3 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Google Apps Script
4 1 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) GDPR
2 1 (7.69%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Nessus
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Remedy
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) EMC
3 2 (15.38%) Google
3 2 (15.38%) Veeam
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) SAP