The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 19 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 13.97% 14.46% 12.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.36% 42.86% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 9
Average daily rate
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£438 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £255 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £325 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.78 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +9.09%
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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
67 28 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 49.26% 33.73% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 25 15
Average daily rate £425 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £255 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £700 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.78 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 22 (59.46%) Oracle
2 15 (40.54%) Finance
3 13 (35.14%) Java
4 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (29.73%) JSON
5 11 (29.73%) jQuery
5 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
6 10 (27.03%) HTML
6 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
6 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
7 9 (24.32%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (24.32%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (24.32%) Scrum
8 8 (21.62%) MVC
8 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
8 8 (21.62%) .NET
8 8 (21.62%) J2EE
8 8 (21.62%) CSS
8 8 (21.62%) XML
8 8 (21.62%) Ajax
8 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (18.92%) Jenkins
9 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database
9 7 (18.92%) JIRA
9 7 (18.92%) Maven
9 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
9 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
9 7 (18.92%) Open Source
9 7 (18.92%) Visual Studio
9 7 (18.92%) C#

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 7 (18.92%) Tomcat
2 5 (13.51%) JBoss
2 5 (13.51%) Apache
2 5 (13.51%) Jetty
2 5 (13.51%) nginx
2 5 (13.51%) Confluence
2 5 (13.51%) Node.js
3 4 (10.81%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (10.81%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (10.81%) Tornado
3 4 (10.81%) WildFly
3 4 (10.81%) Alfresco
3 4 (10.81%) Mule
3 4 (10.81%) WebLogic
3 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.81%) iPlanet
3 4 (10.81%) GlassFish
3 4 (10.81%) Apache Qpid
3 4 (10.81%) Mule ESB
3 4 (10.81%) Apache TomEE
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.70%) PowerPivot
3 1 (2.70%) MS Project
3 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (10.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) WAN
1 4 (10.81%) HTTP
1 4 (10.81%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (8.11%) Internet
3 1 (2.70%) Firewall
3 1 (2.70%) VPN
3 1 (2.70%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 9 (24.32%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database
4 6 (16.22%) MongoDB
4 6 (16.22%) MySQL
5 5 (13.51%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (10.81%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (10.81%) InterSystems Cache
6 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (10.81%) Redis
6 4 (10.81%) Riak
6 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (10.81%) SSDT
6 4 (10.81%) Infinispan
7 3 (8.11%) SQLPlus
7 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (8.11%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (5.41%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Visual Studio
1 7 (18.92%) Maven
1 7 (18.92%) JIRA
1 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
1 7 (18.92%) Jenkins
2 6 (16.22%) JMeter
3 5 (13.51%) Selenium
3 5 (13.51%) Gradle
3 5 (13.51%) Artifactory
3 5 (13.51%) Gerrit
4 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (10.81%) Mocha
4 4 (10.81%) SonarQube
4 4 (10.81%) JUnit
5 3 (8.11%) Toad
6 2 (5.41%) Ant
6 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
6 2 (5.41%) Subversion
7 1 (2.70%) NUnit
7 1 (2.70%) CruiseControl
General
1 15 (40.54%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.70%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
4 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Developer
2 6 (16.22%) Analyst
2 6 (16.22%) Project Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Support Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Java Developer
3 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (10.81%) DBA
3 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Java Architect
3 4 (10.81%) Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle Applications Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Applications Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) jQuery
1 11 (29.73%) JSON
2 10 (27.03%) HTML
3 8 (21.62%) .NET
3 8 (21.62%) J2EE
3 8 (21.62%) CSS
3 8 (21.62%) XML
3 8 (21.62%) Ajax
4 7 (18.92%) Hibernate
4 7 (18.92%) Web Services
5 6 (16.22%) Spring
5 6 (16.22%) Apache Camel
6 5 (13.51%) REST
6 5 (13.51%) CSS3
6 5 (13.51%) Spring MVC
6 5 (13.51%) HTML5
6 5 (13.51%) JDBC
7 4 (10.81%) Struts
7 4 (10.81%) Memcached
7 4 (10.81%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.51%) W3C
3 3 (8.11%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.41%) User Experience
5 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.70%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Linux
2 6 (16.22%) CentOS
3 5 (13.51%) Ubuntu
4 2 (5.41%) UNIX
4 2 (5.41%) Windows
5 1 (2.70%) Solaris
5 1 (2.70%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) Scrum
2 9 (24.32%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (21.62%) MVC
4 7 (18.92%) Open Source
5 5 (13.51%) Project Management
5 5 (13.51%) Migration
5 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
5 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.81%) Validation
6 4 (10.81%) Document Management
6 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
6 4 (10.81%) SOA
6 4 (10.81%) CRM
6 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
6 4 (10.81%) Data Virtualisation
6 4 (10.81%) Microservices
7 3 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (8.11%) Data Protection
7 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) Java
2 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
3 7 (18.92%) C#
4 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
5 4 (10.81%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.70%) C++
6 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.70%) VBA
6 1 (2.70%) Python
6 1 (2.70%) Ruby
6 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.70%) Perl
6 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) vCloud
2 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) Squid
2 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.81%) Varnish
3 1 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Puppet
1 5 (13.51%) HAProxy
2 4 (10.81%) Ansible
2 4 (10.81%) logstash
2 4 (10.81%) Salt
2 4 (10.81%) Kibana
2 4 (10.81%) Rundeck
2 4 (10.81%) ZABBIX
3 2 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) Oracle
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
3 6 (16.22%) Red Hat
3 6 (16.22%) VMware
4 5 (13.51%) Citrix
4 5 (13.51%) Avaya
4 5 (13.51%) Cisco
5 4 (10.81%) Pega
5 4 (10.81%) Splunk
5 4 (10.81%) Twitter
6 3 (8.11%) Greenplum
7 2 (5.41%) Cognos
7 2 (5.41%) Teradata
7 2 (5.41%) IBM
8 1 (2.70%) Business Objects
8 1 (2.70%) Sun
8 1 (2.70%) HP
8 1 (2.70%) Google
8 1 (2.70%) Atlassian
8 1 (2.70%) hybris
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