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 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Rank 10 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 59 101 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 15.65% 21.44% 21.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.07% 59.41% 53.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 78 46
Median daily rate £400 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £237 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 13
Median hourly rate £37.75 £44.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.20% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £39.60 £23.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £44.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.52 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+77.61% -24.93%

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
151 170 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 40.05% 36.09% 40.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 117 93
Median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 29
Median hourly rate £37.00 £44.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.90% +11.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.80 £37.70 £32.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.90 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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
Basildon +2 15 £335 -
Southend-on-Sea 0 9 £475 +35.71% 3
Colchester +4 3 £400 +42.85% 5
Chelmsford -2 2 £475 +58.33% 2
Brentwood -8 1 - - 2
Witham - 1 £138 - 3
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 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 Essex region with a requirement for SQL.

1 70 (63.64%) Oracle
2 44 (40.00%) Java
3 41 (37.27%) Unix
4 37 (33.64%) CRM
4 37 (33.64%) SQL Server
5 34 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (29.09%) JavaScript
7 31 (28.18%) Windows
8 29 (26.36%) Microsoft
8 29 (26.36%) Analytics
9 26 (23.64%) XML
10 25 (22.73%) JSON
11 24 (21.82%) Hadoop
11 24 (21.82%) HTML
12 23 (20.91%) CSS
12 23 (20.91%) BusinessObjects
13 22 (20.00%) Adobe
13 22 (20.00%) Adobe Campaign
14 21 (19.09%) Business Intelligence
15 20 (18.18%) PHP
15 20 (18.18%) Unica
16 18 (16.36%) Data Analysis
16 18 (16.36%) B2C
16 18 (16.36%) Data Analytics
17 16 (14.55%) MS Excel
17 16 (14.55%) DB2
18 14 (12.73%) .NET
18 14 (12.73%) PL/SQL
18 14 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
18 14 (12.73%) Mainframe

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 13 (11.82%) WebLogic
2 7 (6.36%) Skype for Business
3 5 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.73%) Confluence
5 3 (2.73%) IIS
6 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (14.55%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.55%) MS Project
3 3 (2.73%) MS Office
3 3 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (20.00%) Adobe Campaign
2 20 (18.18%) Unica
3 11 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (3.64%) SAP BPC
5 3 (2.73%) SAP MII
6 2 (1.82%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.91%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.91%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.00%) Adobe Analytics
2 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.55%) Office 365
3 5 (4.55%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.82%) DHCP
2 2 (1.82%) DNS
2 2 (1.82%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.82%) Firewall
2 2 (1.82%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.82%) Internet
2 2 (1.82%) iSCSI
2 2 (1.82%) NAS
2 2 (1.82%) Unified Communications
2 2 (1.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (33.64%) SQL Server
2 24 (21.82%) Hadoop
3 23 (20.91%) BusinessObjects
4 16 (14.55%) DB2
5 10 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (8.18%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (8.18%) Oracle Database
7 7 (6.36%) Big Data
8 6 (5.45%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (3.64%) DataStage
10 4 (3.64%) Relational Database
10 4 (3.64%) SAP BW
10 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (3.64%) SQLite
11 3 (2.73%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 10 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.36%) Jenkins
2 7 (6.36%) Selenium
2 7 (6.36%) SoapUI
2 7 (6.36%) XDoclet
3 6 (5.45%) JIRA
4 5 (4.55%) PVCS
5 3 (2.73%) AccuRev
5 3 (2.73%) CA Gen
5 3 (2.73%) Maven
5 3 (2.73%) NWDI
5 3 (2.73%) Subversion
5 3 (2.73%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.82%) Android Studio
6 2 (1.82%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.91%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (10.00%) Finance
2 10 (9.09%) Automotive
3 9 (8.18%) Manufacturing
3 9 (8.18%) Retail
4 3 (2.73%) Advertising
5 2 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (49.09%) Developer
2 26 (23.64%) Analyst
3 21 (19.09%) Java Developer
4 16 (14.55%) CRM Developer
5 14 (12.73%) Business Analyst
6 7 (6.36%) DBA
7 6 (5.45%) Data Business Analyst
7 6 (5.45%) Data Insight Analyst
7 6 (5.45%) Insight Analyst
7 6 (5.45%) Insight Data Analyst
7 6 (5.45%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.45%) SQL DBA
7 6 (5.45%) SQL Developer
8 5 (4.55%) Consultant
8 5 (4.55%) ETL Developer
8 5 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (4.55%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) Administrator
9 4 (3.64%) Data Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (23.64%) XML
2 25 (22.73%) JSON
3 24 (21.82%) HTML
4 23 (20.91%) CSS
5 14 (12.73%) .NET
6 11 (10.00%) Web Services
7 10 (9.09%) EJB
8 7 (6.36%) Java EE
9 5 (4.55%) COM
10 4 (3.64%) ASP.NET
10 4 (3.64%) Hibernate
10 4 (3.64%) J2EE
10 4 (3.64%) MDX
11 3 (2.73%) .NET Framework
11 3 (2.73%) EJB 3.0
11 3 (2.73%) JPA
11 3 (2.73%) Oracle ADF
11 3 (2.73%) RESTful
11 3 (2.73%) SAP Basis
11 3 (2.73%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.73%) Mainframe
2 6 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.55%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.64%) Clustering
5 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.82%) Life Science
6 2 (1.82%) Reinsurance
6 2 (1.82%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.91%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.91%) NHS
7 1 (0.91%) Replication
7 1 (0.91%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 41 (37.27%) Unix
2 31 (28.18%) Windows
3 12 (10.91%) Windows Vista
4 8 (7.27%) Linux
5 7 (6.36%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.82%) Android
7 2 (1.82%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.82%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.91%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.91%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.91%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (33.64%) CRM
2 34 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (26.36%) Analytics
4 21 (19.09%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (16.36%) B2C
5 18 (16.36%) Data Analysis
5 18 (16.36%) Data Analytics
6 14 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (11.82%) Business Analysis
8 12 (10.91%) Customer Analytics
9 11 (10.00%) Web Development
10 9 (8.18%) ETL
10 9 (8.18%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (6.36%) Automated Testing
11 7 (6.36%) Campaign Management
11 7 (6.36%) DevOps
11 7 (6.36%) Document Management
11 7 (6.36%) Open Source
12 6 (5.45%) Mathematics
12 6 (5.45%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 44 (40.00%) Java
2 32 (29.09%) JavaScript
3 20 (18.18%) PHP
4 14 (12.73%) PL/SQL
5 12 (10.91%) C#
5 12 (10.91%) Shell Script
6 8 (7.27%) C++
7 7 (6.36%) Groovy
7 7 (6.36%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.73%) Perl
8 3 (2.73%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.82%) C
9 2 (1.82%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.82%) VBScript
10 1 (0.91%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.91%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 13 (11.82%) Degree
2 9 (8.18%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.55%) Sun Certification
4 4 (3.64%) BC Cleared
5 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.82%) MCSA
6 2 (1.82%) MOS
6 2 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.82%) SLA
2 1 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.91%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (1.82%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.82%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (1.82%) Terminal Server
1 2 (1.82%) XenApp
2 1 (0.91%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (0.91%) Data Guard
1 1 (0.91%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (0.91%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 70 (63.64%) Oracle
2 29 (26.36%) Microsoft
3 22 (20.00%) Adobe
4 10 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (9.09%) SAP
5 5 (4.55%) Infor
5 5 (4.55%) Sun
6 4 (3.64%) Teradata
7 3 (2.73%) BEA
7 3 (2.73%) Citrix
7 3 (2.73%) Informatica
7 3 (2.73%) Pega
7 3 (2.73%) Sybase
7 3 (2.73%) webMethods
8 2 (1.82%) EMC
8 2 (1.82%) Mapbox
8 2 (1.82%) VMware
9 1 (0.91%) IBM
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