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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 29 7 18
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Contract jobs citing SQL 18 29 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 6.87% 16.96% 6.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.18% 40.28% 43.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 25 10
Median daily rate £360 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £343 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £456 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.45 £33.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-6.11% +28.84%
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
99 72 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 37.79% 42.11% 15.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 52 22
Median daily rate £419 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £295 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £475 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 20 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (39.58%) JavaScript
2 19 (39.58%) Oracle
3 16 (33.33%) Java
4 13 (27.08%) PL/SQL
5 12 (25.00%) Windows
6 11 (22.92%) Active Directory
6 11 (22.92%) JIRA
7 10 (20.83%) Retail
7 10 (20.83%) Git (software)
7 10 (20.83%) BusinessObjects
8 9 (18.75%) Cisco
8 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 9 (18.75%) Linux
8 9 (18.75%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (18.75%) HTML
8 9 (18.75%) Waterfall
8 9 (18.75%) SDLC
9 8 (16.67%) Jenkins
9 8 (16.67%) Functional Testing
9 8 (16.67%) SC Cleared
9 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 8 (16.67%) Unix
9 8 (16.67%) Solaris
9 8 (16.67%) Law
9 8 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (14.58%) Scrum
10 7 (14.58%) Migration
10 7 (14.58%) CSS
10 7 (14.58%) REST

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 6 (12.50%) Apache
1 6 (12.50%) IIS
1 6 (12.50%) JBoss
1 6 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 6 (12.50%) WebLogic
1 6 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.08%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) HTTP
2 3 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (4.17%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.08%) CTI
4 1 (2.08%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (18.75%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (12.50%) DB2
4 6 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 6 (12.50%) MySQL
4 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (6.25%) GIS
5 3 (6.25%) Power BI
6 1 (2.08%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.08%) Big Data
6 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (2.08%) Pentaho
6 1 (2.08%) QlikView
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.08%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (22.92%) JIRA
2 10 (20.83%) Git (software)
3 8 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 6 (12.50%) Ant
4 6 (12.50%) Gerrit
4 6 (12.50%) JMeter
4 6 (12.50%) JUnit
4 6 (12.50%) Maven
4 6 (12.50%) Selenium
4 6 (12.50%) SoapUI
4 6 (12.50%) SonarQube
4 6 (12.50%) Subversion
4 6 (12.50%) Toad
5 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.08%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.08%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.08%) MSI
6 1 (2.08%) NUnit
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (2.08%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 10 (20.83%) Retail
2 8 (16.67%) Law
3 6 (12.50%) Finance
4 4 (8.33%) Local Government
4 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (20.83%) Analyst
2 6 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
2 6 (12.50%) Developer
2 6 (12.50%) Programmer
3 5 (10.42%) Java Analyst Programmer
3 5 (10.42%) Java Programmer
3 5 (10.42%) Tester
4 4 (8.33%) Architect
4 4 (8.33%) Consultant
4 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Administrator
5 3 (6.25%) Automation Tester
5 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL Developer
5 3 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) SQL Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) HTML
2 7 (14.58%) CSS
2 7 (14.58%) REST
3 6 (12.50%) LAMP
3 6 (12.50%) SailPoint
3 6 (12.50%) XHTML
4 4 (8.33%) .NET
5 3 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (6.25%) AngularJS
5 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (6.25%) RESTful
5 3 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (4.17%) OAuth
6 2 (4.17%) SAML
7 1 (2.08%) COM
7 1 (2.08%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.08%) HTML5
7 1 (2.08%) LINQ to SQL
7 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Clustering
3 1 (2.08%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (2.08%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (2.08%) iPad
3 1 (2.08%) iPhone
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.00%) Windows
2 9 (18.75%) Linux
3 8 (16.67%) Solaris
3 8 (16.67%) Unix
4 3 (6.25%) CentOS
4 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.75%) SDLC
2 9 (18.75%) Waterfall
3 8 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 7 (14.58%) Migration
4 7 (14.58%) Scrum
5 6 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
5 6 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
6 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (10.42%) Data Modelling
6 5 (10.42%) DevOps
6 5 (10.42%) ETL
6 5 (10.42%) Integration Testing
6 5 (10.42%) Performance Testing
6 5 (10.42%) Regression Testing
6 5 (10.42%) System Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Automated Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Data Migration
7 4 (8.33%) Network Design
7 4 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 19 (39.58%) JavaScript
2 16 (33.33%) Java
3 13 (27.08%) PL/SQL
4 6 (12.50%) Perl
4 6 (12.50%) Python
4 6 (12.50%) Ruby
4 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 5 (10.42%) VBA
6 4 (8.33%) C#
7 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.08%) Scala
8 1 (2.08%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.08%) VB
8 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.42%) Degree
3 4 (8.33%) CCIE
3 4 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (8.33%) MCSE
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (22.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) HDFS
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Management
2 5 (10.42%) Puppet
3 4 (8.33%) Ambari
3 4 (8.33%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.08%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (2.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) Oracle
2 9 (18.75%) Cisco
2 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.50%) ForgeRock
3 6 (12.50%) IBM
4 5 (10.42%) HP
5 4 (8.33%) SAP
5 4 (8.33%) VMware
6 2 (4.17%) Avaya
6 2 (4.17%) Citrix
7 1 (2.08%) Apple
7 1 (2.08%) Informatica
7 1 (2.08%) Mapinfo
7 1 (2.08%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.08%) Remedy
7 1 (2.08%) Retalix
7 1 (2.08%) Retek
7 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.08%) Talend
7 1 (2.08%) Teradata