The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Chelmsford region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 12 2 9
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL 3 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 4.62% 21.21% 9.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 63.64% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Average daily rate £315 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £269 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £389 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.79%
Programming Languages Category
Chelmsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 9.23% 33.33% 34.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 7
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £29.00 £50.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.00% +127.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
SQL
Essex

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Chelmsford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chelmsford region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) ETL
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) Migration
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
7 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 1 (9.09%) VBScript
7 1 (9.09%) VB
7 1 (9.09%) VBA
7 1 (9.09%) Windows
7 1 (9.09%) Linux
7 1 (9.09%) MCSE
7 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
7 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chelmsford region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Developer
3 2 (18.18%) SQL DBA
3 2 (18.18%) IT Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Quality Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) MDX
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) NetWare
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ETL
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Information Management
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Database Security
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (9.09%) Database Tuning
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (9.09%) High Availability
5 1 (9.09%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VBScript
3 1 (9.09%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) VBA
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) CCA
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
2 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
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