The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 19 6 15
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Contract jobs citing SQL 32 41 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 11.85% 21.24% 9.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.23% 46.07% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 31 14
Median daily rate £375 £350 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
- +0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.75 £33.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-23.70% +35.00%
SQL
London

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

Programming Languages Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
122 89 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 45.19% 46.11% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 59 27
Median daily rate £380 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £475 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Croydon region with a requirement for SQL.

1 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (38.30%) JavaScript
3 17 (36.17%) Oracle
4 13 (27.66%) Java
4 13 (27.66%) Windows
4 13 (27.66%) JIRA
5 12 (25.53%) HTML
5 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
6 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
7 10 (21.28%) T-SQL
8 9 (19.15%) PL/SQL
8 9 (19.15%) Linux
8 9 (19.15%) CSS
8 9 (19.15%) Retail
8 9 (19.15%) Scrum
8 9 (19.15%) Git (software)
8 9 (19.15%) REST
9 8 (17.02%) Functional Testing
9 8 (17.02%) Jenkins
9 8 (17.02%) Law
9 8 (17.02%) Solaris
9 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
9 8 (17.02%) HTTP
10 7 (14.89%) Toad
10 7 (14.89%) Apache
10 7 (14.89%) Tomcat
10 7 (14.89%) Python
10 7 (14.89%) XHTML
10 7 (14.89%) DB2
10 7 (14.89%) Ant

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 7 (14.89%) Apache
1 7 (14.89%) IIS
1 7 (14.89%) JBoss
1 7 (14.89%) Tomcat
1 7 (14.89%) WebLogic
1 7 (14.89%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.26%) Confluence
3 2 (4.26%) SAS
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.13%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) HTTP
2 2 (4.26%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (4.26%) Kerberos
3 1 (2.13%) CTI
3 1 (2.13%) DNS
3 1 (2.13%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.89%) DB2
2 7 (14.89%) MySQL
2 7 (14.89%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (12.77%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (10.64%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (10.64%) Hadoop
5 3 (6.38%) GIS
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.38%) Power BI
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.26%) Base SAS
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) JIRA
2 9 (19.15%) Git (software)
3 8 (17.02%) Jenkins
4 7 (14.89%) Ant
4 7 (14.89%) Gerrit
4 7 (14.89%) JMeter
4 7 (14.89%) JUnit
4 7 (14.89%) Maven
4 7 (14.89%) Selenium
4 7 (14.89%) SoapUI
4 7 (14.89%) SonarQube
4 7 (14.89%) Subversion
4 7 (14.89%) Toad
5 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.13%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.13%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.13%) NUnit
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (19.15%) Retail
2 8 (17.02%) Law
3 7 (14.89%) Local Government
4 5 (10.64%) Finance
4 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (17.02%) Developer
2 6 (12.77%) Analyst
2 6 (12.77%) Tester
3 4 (8.51%) Architect
3 4 (8.51%) Automation Tester
3 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 4 (8.51%) Consultant
3 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (6.38%) Administrator
4 3 (6.38%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 3 (6.38%) C# Developer
4 3 (6.38%) Java Developer
4 3 (6.38%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (6.38%) Programmer
4 3 (6.38%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Data Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (4.26%) Migration Consultant
5 2 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.53%) HTML
2 9 (19.15%) CSS
2 9 (19.15%) REST
3 7 (14.89%) LAMP
3 7 (14.89%) SailPoint
3 7 (14.89%) XHTML
4 5 (10.64%) .NET
4 5 (10.64%) AngularJS
5 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
5 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (6.38%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (6.38%) RESTful
6 3 (6.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (4.26%) HTML5
7 2 (4.26%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (4.26%) OAuth
7 2 (4.26%) SAML
7 2 (4.26%) Web Services
7 2 (4.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Clustering
2 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.26%) Data Integration
2 2 (4.26%) Replication
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (2.13%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Windows
2 9 (19.15%) Linux
3 8 (17.02%) Solaris
4 5 (10.64%) Unix
5 2 (4.26%) CentOS
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (19.15%) Scrum
3 8 (17.02%) Functional Testing
4 7 (14.89%) Defect Tracking
4 7 (14.89%) Identity Access Management
5 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (12.77%) ETL
5 6 (12.77%) Integration Testing
5 6 (12.77%) Migration
5 6 (12.77%) Performance Testing
5 6 (12.77%) Regression Testing
5 6 (12.77%) System Testing
6 5 (10.64%) Network Design
6 5 (10.64%) SDLC
6 5 (10.64%) Waterfall
7 4 (8.51%) Automated Testing
7 4 (8.51%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (8.51%) Data Migration
7 4 (8.51%) Data Modelling
7 4 (8.51%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (38.30%) JavaScript
2 13 (27.66%) Java
3 10 (21.28%) T-SQL
4 9 (19.15%) PL/SQL
5 7 (14.89%) Perl
5 7 (14.89%) Python
5 7 (14.89%) Ruby
6 6 (12.77%) VBA
7 5 (10.64%) C#
8 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.26%) SAS Macro
9 1 (2.13%) PHP
9 1 (2.13%) Scala
9 1 (2.13%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
1 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.51%) CCIE
2 4 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.51%) MCSE
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.26%) Degree
3 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) Oracle Identity Management
2 5 (10.64%) Ambari
2 5 (10.64%) Puppet
2 5 (10.64%) ZABBIX
3 2 (4.26%) Ansible
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 17 (36.17%) Oracle
2 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.89%) ForgeRock
3 7 (14.89%) IBM
4 6 (12.77%) Cisco
5 4 (8.51%) VMware
6 2 (4.26%) HP
6 2 (4.26%) SAP
7 1 (2.13%) Mapinfo
7 1 (2.13%) Remedy
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