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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 8 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 18.18% 26.42% 19.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 61.54% 70.00% 53.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 3
Median daily rate £275 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £345 £332
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 2
Median hourly rate £40.75 £40.00 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% +11.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £29.60 £31.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £42.00 £39.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £28.13 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+3.11% +14.79%
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
13 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 29.55% 37.74% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 5
Median daily rate £260 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 5
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.60 £24.00 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.70 £42.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Basildon

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 7 (50.00%) DB2
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 4 (28.57%) zOS
4 4 (28.57%) J2EE
4 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
4 4 (28.57%) Java EE
4 4 (28.57%) Automotive
4 4 (28.57%) Mainframe
5 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Web Services
5 3 (21.43%) CRM
5 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
5 3 (21.43%) Data Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) Customer Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) Analytics
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
6 2 (14.29%) Campaign Management
6 2 (14.29%) Big Data
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Marketing
6 2 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (14.29%) Unix
6 2 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) B2C
6 2 (14.29%) SQR
6 2 (14.29%) Use Case

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
1 1 (7.14%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) DB2
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
4 2 (14.29%) Big Data
5 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.14%) DataStage
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
1 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
1 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (28.57%) Automotive
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) J2EE Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Database Developer
4 2 (14.29%) DB2 Developer
4 2 (14.29%) DBA
4 2 (14.29%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Developer
4 2 (14.29%) z/OS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) DataStage Developer
5 1 (7.14%) DataStage ETL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) ETL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
5 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) J2EE
1 4 (28.57%) Java EE
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) Silverlight
3 1 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) zOS
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Analytics
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) CRM
2 3 (21.43%) Customer Analytics
2 3 (21.43%) Data Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) B2C
3 2 (14.29%) Campaign Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) SDLC
3 2 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) User Stories
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Java
1 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
1 2 (14.29%) SQR
2 1 (7.14%) C
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) COBOL
2 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle