The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 18 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 31.03% 32.79% 23.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 64.29% 51.28% 55.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
Median daily rate £258 £240 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.29% -48.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £240 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £240 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.09% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 1
Median hourly rate £34.25 £36.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.16% +17.74%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.48 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-1.64% +23.07%
SQL
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Programming Languages Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
28 39 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 48.28% 63.93% 42.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 9
Median daily rate £260 £240 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -47.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £240 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 2
Median hourly rate £33.50 £36.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.21% +17.74%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basildon region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Basildon region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Basildon

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 Basildon region with a requirement for SQL.

1 20 (90.91%) Oracle
2 14 (63.64%) Unix
3 11 (50.00%) Java
4 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (36.36%) CRM
6 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
6 7 (31.82%) XML
6 7 (31.82%) JSON
7 6 (27.27%) Unica
7 6 (27.27%) Web Development
7 6 (27.27%) Analytics
7 6 (27.27%) Adobe Campaign
7 6 (27.27%) CSS
7 6 (27.27%) PHP
7 6 (27.27%) HTML
7 6 (27.27%) B2C
7 6 (27.27%) Adobe
8 5 (22.73%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (22.73%) PL/SQL
8 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
8 5 (22.73%) DB2
8 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
9 4 (18.18%) DataStage
9 4 (18.18%) Teradata
9 4 (18.18%) Mainframe
9 4 (18.18%) PVCS
9 4 (18.18%) C++
9 4 (18.18%) Sun Certification
9 4 (18.18%) Sun
9 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Adobe Campaign
1 6 (27.27%) Unica
2 1 (4.55%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) Intranet
1 1 (4.55%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (22.73%) DB2
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (18.18%) DataStage
2 4 (18.18%) Hadoop
3 2 (9.09%) Big Data
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.55%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) PVCS
2 3 (13.64%) AccuRev
General
1 2 (9.09%) Automotive
1 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Data Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.64%) CRM Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) DBA
6 1 (4.55%) Functional Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) JSON
1 7 (31.82%) XML
2 6 (27.27%) CSS
2 6 (27.27%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) Ajax
3 1 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Data Extraction
2 1 (4.55%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) NHS
2 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Unix
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Solaris
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) CRM
3 6 (27.27%) Analytics
3 6 (27.27%) B2C
3 6 (27.27%) Web Development
4 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) Data Analytics
4 4 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Database Tuning
5 3 (13.64%) Functional Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) Coaching
6 2 (9.09%) Customer Analytics
6 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.55%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
3 6 (27.27%) PHP
4 5 (22.73%) PL/SQL
4 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
5 4 (18.18%) C++
6 1 (4.55%) C
6 1 (4.55%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Sun Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) BC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) Adobe
3 4 (18.18%) Sun
3 4 (18.18%) Teradata
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) SAP