The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 95 94 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 21.16% 17.15% 19.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 54.29% 49.74% 58.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 57 56
Median daily rate £310 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £270 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -1.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £33.10 £33.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £45.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+45.13% -29.68%
SQL
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
175 189 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 38.98% 34.49% 33.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 100 105
Median daily rate £325 £365 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £210 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 17 24
Median hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +2.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £36.90 £32.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.30 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Essex

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

SQL
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +4 18 £290 -22.66% 1
Chelmsford +5 15 £266 -21.11% 3
Basildon +3 9 - - 6
Southend-on-Sea +3 1 £375 - 1
Chigwell - 1 £350 -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Essex region with a requirement for SQL.

1 80 (41.45%) SQL Server
2 70 (36.27%) Finance
3 50 (25.91%) Windows
4 46 (23.83%) .NET
4 46 (23.83%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (19.17%) Microsoft
6 36 (18.65%) Oracle
6 36 (18.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 35 (18.13%) XML
8 34 (17.62%) MS Excel
9 33 (17.10%) Java
10 30 (15.54%) Business Intelligence
11 29 (15.03%) C#
12 28 (14.51%) HTML
12 28 (14.51%) Web Services
13 26 (13.47%) Analytical Skills
14 25 (12.95%) Data Warehouse
15 24 (12.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 24 (12.44%) SOAP
16 23 (11.92%) T-SQL
16 23 (11.92%) ETL
17 22 (11.40%) DB2
17 22 (11.40%) Windows Server
18 21 (10.88%) Performance Tuning
18 21 (10.88%) PL/SQL
19 19 (9.84%) Unix
19 19 (9.84%) MVC
19 19 (9.84%) WebSphere
19 19 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
20 18 (9.33%) SDLC

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 19 (9.84%) WebSphere
2 17 (8.81%) IIS
3 11 (5.70%) WebLogic
4 10 (5.18%) JBoss
5 7 (3.63%) Apache
5 7 (3.63%) GlassFish
5 7 (3.63%) SAS
5 7 (3.63%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.59%) MS Exchange
7 4 (2.07%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.55%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.55%) WebLogic Portal
8 3 (1.55%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.04%) CMS
10 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 34 (17.62%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.18%) MS Office
3 2 (1.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.59%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.52%) AWD
2 1 (0.52%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (0.52%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.52%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.55%) IBM SmartCloud
2 2 (1.04%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.04%) IBM PureFlex
2 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.52%) Office 365
3 1 (0.52%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.63%) Firewall
1 7 (3.63%) Internet
2 4 (2.07%) LDAP
3 3 (1.55%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.04%) DHCP
4 2 (1.04%) DNS
4 2 (1.04%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.04%) Intranet
4 2 (1.04%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.52%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.52%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.52%) SAN
5 1 (0.52%) WAN
5 1 (0.52%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (41.45%) SQL Server
2 36 (18.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (12.95%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (12.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (11.40%) DB2
6 19 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (6.22%) Oracle Database
8 8 (4.15%) Relational Database
8 8 (4.15%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (3.11%) QlikView
9 6 (3.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (2.59%) Data Mart
10 5 (2.59%) PowerPivot
10 5 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (2.07%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (1.55%) Data Mining
12 3 (1.55%) MS Access
12 3 (1.55%) Power BI
12 3 (1.55%) RDBMS
13 2 (1.04%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 11 (5.70%) Selenium
2 9 (4.66%) HP UFT
2 9 (4.66%) SoapUI
3 6 (3.11%) Ant
3 6 (3.11%) Cucumber
3 6 (3.11%) Maven
4 5 (2.59%) Eclipse
4 5 (2.59%) NUnit
5 4 (2.07%) AccuRev
5 4 (2.07%) JUnit
6 3 (1.55%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.55%) SpecFlow
6 3 (1.55%) Subversion
6 3 (1.55%) VisualVM
7 2 (1.04%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.04%) Gradle
7 2 (1.04%) JIRA
7 2 (1.04%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.04%) SonarQube
7 2 (1.04%) WebDriver
General
1 70 (36.27%) Finance
2 12 (6.22%) Automotive
3 11 (5.70%) Manufacturing
4 9 (4.66%) Banking
4 9 (4.66%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.59%) Marketing
6 4 (2.07%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.55%) Legal
8 1 (0.52%) Back Office
8 1 (0.52%) Front Office
8 1 (0.52%) Games
8 1 (0.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 73 (37.82%) Developer
2 48 (24.87%) Analyst
3 37 (19.17%) SQL Developer
4 25 (12.95%) Applications Support
5 19 (9.84%) .NET Developer
5 19 (9.84%) DBA
6 15 (7.77%) Support Analyst
7 13 (6.74%) SQL DBA
7 13 (6.74%) Test Analyst
8 12 (6.22%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (6.22%) C# Developer
8 12 (6.22%) SQL Analyst
8 12 (6.22%) SSIS Developer
9 11 (5.70%) Applications Support Analyst
9 11 (5.70%) ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (5.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (5.70%) Java Developer
9 11 (5.70%) Oracle DBA
10 10 (5.18%) J2EE Developer
10 10 (5.18%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (23.83%) .NET
2 35 (18.13%) XML
3 28 (14.51%) HTML
3 28 (14.51%) Web Services
4 24 (12.44%) SOAP
5 17 (8.81%) .NET Framework
6 15 (7.77%) ASP.NET
7 14 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (7.25%) J2EE
8 13 (6.74%) CSS
8 13 (6.74%) HTML5
9 11 (5.70%) Ajax
9 11 (5.70%) Java EE
9 11 (5.70%) WCF
10 8 (4.15%) jQuery
10 8 (4.15%) RESTful
11 7 (3.63%) WPF
11 7 (3.63%) XML Messaging
12 6 (3.11%) JPA
12 6 (3.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.47%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.77%) Clustering
3 6 (3.11%) Data Extraction
3 6 (3.11%) Hedge funds
4 5 (2.59%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.59%) Data Integration
5 4 (2.07%) DataPower
5 4 (2.07%) iPad
5 4 (2.07%) NHS
5 4 (2.07%) Replication
6 3 (1.55%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.55%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.55%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.55%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.55%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.55%) User Experience
7 2 (1.04%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.04%) Reinsurance
7 2 (1.04%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.52%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 50 (25.91%) Windows
2 22 (11.40%) Windows Server
3 19 (9.84%) Unix
4 17 (8.81%) Linux
5 11 (5.70%) zOS
6 6 (3.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (3.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.59%) Solaris
8 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.04%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (23.83%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (15.54%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (11.92%) ETL
4 21 (10.88%) Performance Tuning
5 19 (9.84%) MVC
6 18 (9.33%) SDLC
7 15 (7.77%) High Availability
8 14 (7.25%) Software Testing
8 14 (7.25%) TDD
9 13 (6.74%) Test Scripting
10 12 (6.22%) Scrum
10 12 (6.22%) Test Automation
10 12 (6.22%) Wealth Management
11 9 (4.66%) Change Control
11 9 (4.66%) Migration
11 9 (4.66%) OO
11 9 (4.66%) SOA
12 7 (3.63%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (3.63%) ITIL
12 7 (3.63%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (17.10%) Java
2 29 (15.03%) C#
3 23 (11.92%) T-SQL
4 21 (10.88%) PL/SQL
5 15 (7.77%) Shell Script
6 14 (7.25%) JavaScript
7 6 (3.11%) VB.NET
8 5 (2.59%) C++
8 5 (2.59%) VBA
9 3 (1.55%) Python
10 2 (1.04%) COBOL
10 2 (1.04%) SQR
10 2 (1.04%) VB
11 1 (0.52%) Groovy
11 1 (0.52%) Ruby
11 1 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (6.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 10 (5.18%) ISEB
3 8 (4.15%) Degree
4 6 (3.11%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.55%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.22%) Data Quality
2 8 (4.15%) SLA
3 6 (3.11%) QA
4 1 (0.52%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (3.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.59%) XenApp
3 4 (2.07%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (1.55%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.04%) Terminal Server
5 2 (1.04%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (5.70%) Data Guard
1 11 (5.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (3.11%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.55%) Opsview
4 1 (0.52%) Ansible
4 1 (0.52%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (19.17%) Microsoft
2 36 (18.65%) Oracle
3 18 (9.33%) HP
4 7 (3.63%) DevExpress
4 7 (3.63%) IBM
5 6 (3.11%) Citrix
5 6 (3.11%) Infor
5 6 (3.11%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (3.11%) SAP
6 5 (2.59%) VMware
7 4 (2.07%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.07%) webMethods
8 3 (1.55%) CA
8 3 (1.55%) Rally
8 3 (1.55%) Software AG
8 3 (1.55%) Splunk
9 2 (1.04%) 3PAR
9 2 (1.04%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.04%) FatWire
9 2 (1.04%) Thunderhead
Essex
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
g2 Recruitment
Posted: 19 days ago
Essex
Ciber UK
Posted: 21 days ago
Essex
Venturi
Rate: £375.00 - £425 per day
Posted: 9 days ago