Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 21 November 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)
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 10 12
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 71 78 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 11.41% 9.07% 7.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.04% 48.45% 30.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 45 33
Warwickshire median daily rate £325 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +3.70% +8.00%
10th Percentile £219 £212 £257
90th Percentile £417 £482 £477
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 9
Warwickshire median hourly rate £24.00 £17.22 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.37% -19.91% -
10th Percentile £21.25 £14.13 £19.75
90th Percentile £26.75 £21.18 £26.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £29.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +84.38% -8.57% -12.50%

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 197 161 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 31.67% 18.72% 25.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 90 98
Warwickshire median daily rate £325 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £200 £215 £175
90th Percentile £488 £483 £439
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 20
Warwickshire median hourly rate £30.50 £24.00 £31.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.08% -23.66% -6.15%
10th Percentile £22.68 £14.50 £21.69
90th Percentile £34.39 £43.15 £37.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.25 £24.25 £25.66
% change year-on-year +28.87% -5.49% +17.98%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Warwickshire

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Warwickshire

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Warwickshire

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Warwickshire

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick -3 19 £290 -17.14% 2
Rugby - 8 £375 -
Leamington Spa -3 7 £253 -48.47%
Kenilworth - 4 - -
Nuneaton - 3 £388 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 2 £363 -
SQL
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 24 (33.80%) Oracle
2 16 (22.54%) SQL Server
3 15 (21.13%) JavaScript
3 15 (21.13%) HTML
3 15 (21.13%) Unix
3 15 (21.13%) HP
4 14 (19.72%) Windows
4 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (18.31%) .NET
5 13 (18.31%) jQuery
6 11 (15.49%) Data Analysis
6 11 (15.49%) CSS
6 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
7 10 (14.08%) CRM
7 10 (14.08%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (14.08%) Validation
7 10 (14.08%) Bash Shell
8 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (12.68%) Data Migration
8 9 (12.68%) Migration
8 9 (12.68%) ASP.NET
8 9 (12.68%) Java
9 8 (11.27%) Perl
9 8 (11.27%) ETL
9 8 (11.27%) Remedy
9 8 (11.27%) AWK
9 8 (11.27%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (11.27%) HP Quality Center
9 8 (11.27%) Korn
9 8 (11.27%) Incident Management

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 6 (8.45%) Apache Spark
1 6 (8.45%) GlassFish
1 6 (8.45%) JBoss
1 6 (8.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 6 (8.45%) WildFly
2 2 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.82%) nginx
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.41%) IIS
3 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (4.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.45%) IaaS
2 6 (8.45%) PaaS
3 4 (5.63%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 3 (4.23%) G Suite
4 3 (4.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.82%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) TETRA
2 2 (2.82%) FTP
3 1 (1.41%) LDAP
3 1 (1.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.54%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (11.27%) TimesTen
4 7 (9.86%) Big Data
5 6 (8.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (8.45%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (8.45%) Hadoop
5 6 (8.45%) MongoDB
5 6 (8.45%) MySQL
5 6 (8.45%) NoSQL
5 6 (8.45%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (4.23%) BigQuery
8 3 (4.23%) DB2
8 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database
8 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Hudson
1 6 (8.45%) JBehave
1 6 (8.45%) Jenkins
1 6 (8.45%) JUnit
2 3 (4.23%) JIRA
3 2 (2.82%) NeoLoad
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.82%) PHPUnit
3 2 (2.82%) Selenium
3 2 (2.82%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.82%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.41%) Moq
4 1 (1.41%) NUnit
4 1 (1.41%) Subversion
4 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (8.45%) Retail
2 5 (7.04%) Finance
3 4 (5.63%) Automotive
4 3 (4.23%) Back Office
4 3 (4.23%) Local Government
5 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (42.25%) Developer
2 28 (39.44%) Analyst
3 12 (16.90%) Test Analyst
4 9 (12.68%) .NET Developer
5 7 (9.86%) Data Analyst
5 7 (9.86%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.45%) Digital Developer
6 6 (8.45%) Operational Support Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Operations Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Operations Support Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) SQL Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Support Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Azure Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) SQL Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Data Migration Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Data Migration Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) ETL Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.13%) HTML
2 13 (18.31%) .NET
2 13 (18.31%) jQuery
3 11 (15.49%) CSS
4 9 (12.68%) ASP.NET
5 6 (8.45%) Hibernate
5 6 (8.45%) HornetQ
5 6 (8.45%) Java EE
5 6 (8.45%) JAX-RS
5 6 (8.45%) JMS
5 6 (8.45%) RESTEasy
5 6 (8.45%) RESTful
5 6 (8.45%) Spring
5 6 (8.45%) Spring Boot
5 6 (8.45%) WireMock
6 5 (7.04%) XML
7 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (4.23%) CSS3
7 3 (4.23%) Entity Framework
7 3 (4.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Mobile App
1 6 (8.45%) Smart Meter
2 3 (4.23%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.82%) AS400
3 2 (2.82%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.82%) iSeries
3 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.41%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.41%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.13%) Unix
2 14 (19.72%) Windows
3 6 (8.45%) Android
3 6 (8.45%) Apple iOS
4 5 (7.04%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.23%) Linux
6 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (15.49%) Data Analysis
3 10 (14.08%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (14.08%) CRM
3 10 (14.08%) Validation
4 9 (12.68%) Data Migration
4 9 (12.68%) Migration
5 8 (11.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (11.27%) ETL
5 8 (11.27%) Incident Management
5 8 (11.27%) Proactive Monitoring
6 7 (9.86%) Functional Testing
6 7 (9.86%) Regression Testing
6 7 (9.86%) Scrum
6 7 (9.86%) Software Engineering
7 6 (8.45%) Analytics
7 6 (8.45%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.45%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (8.45%) Mathematics
7 6 (8.45%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.13%) JavaScript
2 10 (14.08%) Bash Shell
3 9 (12.68%) Java
4 8 (11.27%) AWK
4 8 (11.27%) Korn
4 8 (11.27%) Perl
4 8 (11.27%) sed
5 7 (9.86%) C#
5 7 (9.86%) T-SQL
6 6 (8.45%) Scala
7 5 (7.04%) PHP
7 5 (7.04%) PowerShell
7 5 (7.04%) VBA
8 4 (5.63%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.23%) Google Apps Script
10 2 (2.82%) RPG
11 1 (1.41%) RPG III
11 1 (1.41%) RPG/400
11 1 (1.41%) VB
11 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) Degree
2 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) ISEB
3 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.41%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (8.45%) Active Directory
1 6 (8.45%) Docker
2 5 (7.04%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.41%) RACF
3 1 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.41%) vSphere
3 1 (1.41%) XenApp
3 1 (1.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (11.27%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.82%) Ansible
2 2 (2.82%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 24 (33.80%) Oracle
2 15 (21.13%) HP
3 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
4 8 (11.27%) Comptel
4 8 (11.27%) Remedy
5 5 (7.04%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (4.23%) Google
6 3 (4.23%) Tableau
7 1 (1.41%) Cisco
7 1 (1.41%) Citrix
7 1 (1.41%) CyberArk
7 1 (1.41%) Dell
7 1 (1.41%) DevExpress
7 1 (1.41%) IBM
7 1 (1.41%) VMware