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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 8 16 13
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3  
Contract jobs citing SQL 10 35 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 9.62% 10.17% 11.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.03% 27.78% 35.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 7
Median daily rate £350 £325 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -16.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £295 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £355 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -2.02% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £24.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +65.62% -20.00%  

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 Warrington with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 37 126 62
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 35.58% 36.63% 31.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 73 37
Median daily rate £400 £350 £613
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -42.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £291 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £550 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Warrington

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Warrington

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Warrington region with a requirement for SQL.

1 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
2 12 (41.38%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (37.93%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (37.93%) Finance
4 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (31.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (31.03%) High Availability
5 9 (31.03%) ETL
5 9 (31.03%) Windows
5 9 (31.03%) Web Services
5 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
5 9 (31.03%) Database Mirroring
6 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
6 8 (27.59%) Big Data
7 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
8 6 (20.69%) NoSQL
8 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (20.69%) Replication
8 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (20.69%) Linux
8 6 (20.69%) Oracle
8 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
9 5 (17.24%) Java
9 5 (17.24%) XML
9 5 (17.24%) Unix
9 5 (17.24%) DB2
9 5 (17.24%) J2EE
9 5 (17.24%) AIX
9 5 (17.24%) SOA
9 5 (17.24%) Middleware

SQL
Top Related 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 5 (17.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (13.79%) IIS
2 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Broadband
2 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.45%) tcpdump
2 1 (3.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (37.93%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (31.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (27.59%) Big Data
6 6 (20.69%) NoSQL
7 5 (17.24%) DB2
7 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
7 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
7 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (10.34%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (6.90%) MySQL
10 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
10 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (3.45%) Power BI
10 1 (3.45%) QlikView
10 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Advertising
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) DBA
1 8 (27.59%) Developer
1 8 (27.59%) SQL DBA
2 6 (20.69%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Architect
4 4 (13.79%) SQL Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Principal Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Workflow Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Architect
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Data Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Domain Architect
6 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL Developer
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) Web Services
2 5 (17.24%) J2EE
2 5 (17.24%) JSON
2 5 (17.24%) Middleware
2 5 (17.24%) XML
3 3 (10.34%) .NET
4 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.90%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.45%) Apache Avro
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (3.45%) CSS
5 1 (3.45%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (3.45%) jQuery
5 1 (3.45%) Kafka
5 1 (3.45%) MDX
5 1 (3.45%) NHibernate
5 1 (3.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.69%) Replication
3 2 (6.90%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Linux
3 5 (17.24%) AIX
3 5 (17.24%) Unix
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Database Mirroring
1 9 (31.03%) ETL
1 9 (31.03%) High Availability
2 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (17.24%) Microservices
3 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (17.24%) SOA
4 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.34%) Analytics
5 3 (10.34%) Business Transformation
5 3 (10.34%) Process Improvement
5 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.34%) Workflow
6 2 (6.90%) Project Management
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.90%) TDD
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
2 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
3 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.24%) Java
5 3 (10.34%) C#
5 3 (10.34%) Python
6 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.45%) C
7 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (3.45%) RPG
7 1 (3.45%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Grafana
1 1 (3.45%) Graphite
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) Cognos
3 3 (10.34%) Hyperion
4 2 (6.90%) Vertica