Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 12 December 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)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 8 9
Contract jobs citing SQL 0 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire - 12.50% 12.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 61.11% 44.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 14
Worcestershire median daily rate - £350 £350
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £366
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.39% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate - £12.50 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £48.50 £30.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +61.67% +87.50% -25.58%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Worcestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 37 18 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 32.17% 20.45% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 29
Worcestershire median daily rate £425 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% -7.14% -13.58%
10th Percentile £313 £138 £213
90th Percentile £474 £418 £438
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Worcestershire median hourly rate £45.00 £12.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +260.00% -69.88% +245.83%
West Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year +30.77% +35.42% -16.07%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Worcestershire

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Worcestershire

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Worcestershire