The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Essex / Colchester
Rank 9 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 8.82% 2.44% 3.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 12.50% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £280 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £24.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+55.10% -14.60%

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

Programming Languages Category
Colchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 26.47% 19.51% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 1
Median daily rate £400 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Colchester

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Colchester

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Colchester

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Colchester

SQL
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Colchester region with a requirement for SQL.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) QlikView
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester 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 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) QlikView
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QlikView Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Database Mirroring
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Failover Clustering