Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worcester 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 24 January 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)
Worcestershire > Worcester
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 6 3
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL 9 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcester 13.85% 13.25% 26.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 69.23% 42.31% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 19
Worcester median daily rate £325 £356 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.77% -20.83% +28.57%
10th Percentile £138 £247 £345
90th Percentile £438 £395 £488
Worcestershire median daily rate £325 £350 £450
% change year-on-year -7.14% -22.22% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worcester median hourly rate - - -
Worcestershire median hourly rate £12.50 - £12.00

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 Worcester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Worcester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 13 26 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcester 20.00% 31.33% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 22 21
Worcester median daily rate £308 £338 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.89% -17.68% +74.47%
10th Percentile £138 £213 £275
90th Percentile £438 £394 £488
Worcestershire median daily rate £308 £344 £438
% change year-on-year -10.55% -21.43% +56.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Worcester median hourly rate - £41.50 -
Worcestershire median hourly rate £12.50 £41.50 £12.15
% change year-on-year -69.88% +241.56% -69.63%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Worcester

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Worcester

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Worcester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Worcester over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Worcester

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Worcester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Worcester

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Worcester region with a requirement for SQL.

1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) VoIP
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) XSL
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) MCSE
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester 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 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Umbraco
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) VoIP
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
2 2 (22.22%) VLAN
2 2 (22.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Back Office
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Pega Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Project Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) XML
1 2 (22.22%) XSL
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Change Management
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Server Virtualisation
1 2 (22.22%) Task Automation
1 2 (22.22%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
2 1 (11.11%) ETL
2 1 (11.11%) ETL Development
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) CCNP
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) MCITP
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) KVM
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) XenServer
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) Pega
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) IFS