The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 8 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 18.18% 22.06% 17.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 72.73% 55.56% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 3
Median daily rate £425 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £171 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £33.02 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-16.71% +28.23%
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 Chelmsford region.

Programming Languages Category
Chelmsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11 27 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 25.00% 39.71% 39.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 4
Median daily rate £425 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £172 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 3
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Chelmsford

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Chelmsford region with a requirement for SQL.

1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
3 4 (21.05%) MS Office
3 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (21.05%) ETL
3 4 (21.05%) Data Extraction
4 3 (15.79%) Manual Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.79%) Windows
4 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
5 2 (10.53%) Cognos
5 2 (10.53%) CODA
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (10.53%) VB
5 2 (10.53%) VBA
5 2 (10.53%) CODA-Financials
5 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.53%) Advertising
5 2 (10.53%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (10.53%) MDX
5 2 (10.53%) Cognos Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Power BI
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (10.53%) Test Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (5.26%) SCCM
6 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford 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 1 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Office
2 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) CODA-Financials
1 2 (10.53%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle iProcurement
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (10.53%) Power BI
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Data Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Excel Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Test Leader
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) ETL Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) NHS Information Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) MDX
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Extraction
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ETL
2 3 (15.79%) Manual Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.53%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (10.53%) Test Planning
3 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.26%) Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) Database Theory
4 1 (5.26%) EAM
4 1 (5.26%) Presales
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database Theory
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) System Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) User Stories
4 1 (5.26%) Web Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) VB
1 2 (10.53%) VBA
2 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) CODA
2 2 (10.53%) Cognos
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow