Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Wirral 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)
Merseyside > Wirral
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 3 3
Contract jobs citing SQL 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Wirral - 15.15% 12.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 38.46% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Wirral median daily rate - £290 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.45% -15.38%
Merseyside median daily rate £364 £334 £313
% change year-on-year +9.07% +6.80% +0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wirral median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate £17.74 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -21.16% +4.65% +18.75%

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 the Wirral with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wirral
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Wirral 33.33% 39.39% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Wirral median daily rate £300 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18% -4.35%
Merseyside median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wirral median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate £17.74 £23.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year -23.70% +8.14% +14.67%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the Wirral

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in the Wirral

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Wirral

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in the Wirral