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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 61 111 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 14.12% 21.55% 24.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.86% 50.45% 55.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 54 75
Median daily rate £324 £375 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.73% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £493 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 20 5
Median hourly rate £46.00 £34.34 £33.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.97% +1.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £25.80 £27.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.30 £42.75 £41.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £33.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.48% +35.00%
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
133 220 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 30.79% 42.72% 44.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 110 123
Median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £567 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 39 16
Median hourly rate £41.40 £37.50 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.40% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.73 £26.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%

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 29 September 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
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 29 September 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
Chelmsford -4 8 £425 +21.42%
Basildon -7 6 £255 -36.25% 2
Southend-on-Sea - 4 £313 - 1
Billericay 0 1 - - 2
Brentwood -5 1 £300 +20.60% 5
Witham - 1 £325 - 1
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 55 (35.71%) Oracle
2 48 (31.17%) SQL Server
3 37 (24.03%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (23.38%) DB2
5 33 (21.43%) Finance
6 32 (20.78%) Mainframe
7 30 (19.48%) Windows
8 29 (18.83%) MS Excel
9 28 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 27 (17.53%) Business Analysis
11 25 (16.23%) CRM
11 25 (16.23%) Analytics
12 24 (15.58%) Java
13 23 (14.94%) Data Analytics
13 23 (14.94%) Hadoop
14 21 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
14 21 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
14 21 (13.64%) Data Analysis
15 20 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
15 20 (12.99%) Project Management
15 20 (12.99%) SDLC
15 20 (12.99%) Customer Analytics
16 19 (12.34%) Change Control
17 18 (11.69%) .NET
17 18 (11.69%) Degree
17 18 (11.69%) Use Case
17 18 (11.69%) Campaign Management
18 17 (11.04%) Windows Vista
18 17 (11.04%) Automotive
18 17 (11.04%) Shell Script

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 14 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 6 (3.90%) IIS
3 4 (2.60%) Apache
3 4 (2.60%) JBoss
3 4 (2.60%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.60%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.95%) GlassFish
4 3 (1.95%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.30%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 29 (18.83%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.49%) MS Office
3 7 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (4.55%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.30%) CODA-Financials
2 2 (1.30%) Cognos Planning
2 2 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.30%) Summit
3 1 (0.65%) AWD
3 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.65%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (0.65%) Line 500
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.65%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.95%) IBM Cloud
1 3 (1.95%) IBM SmartCloud
2 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.65%) Office 365
3 1 (0.65%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.19%) WebEx
2 5 (3.25%) Firewall
2 5 (3.25%) Internet
3 3 (1.95%) LDAP
4 2 (1.30%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.30%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.65%) FTP
5 1 (0.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (31.17%) SQL Server
2 36 (23.38%) DB2
3 23 (14.94%) Hadoop
4 14 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (8.44%) Big Data
5 13 (8.44%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (7.14%) Oracle Database
7 9 (5.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (4.55%) QlikView
8 7 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (3.25%) PowerPivot
9 5 (3.25%) Relational Database
9 5 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (2.60%) DataStage
10 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (1.95%) MS Access
12 2 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (1.30%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (3.90%) Selenium
2 5 (3.25%) JIRA
2 5 (3.25%) SoapUI
3 4 (2.60%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.95%) SpecFlow
4 3 (1.95%) VisualVM
5 2 (1.30%) NUnit
6 1 (0.65%) AccuRev
6 1 (0.65%) Ant
6 1 (0.65%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.65%) LoadUI
6 1 (0.65%) Maven
6 1 (0.65%) PVCS
6 1 (0.65%) Subversion
6 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.65%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 33 (21.43%) Finance
2 17 (11.04%) Automotive
3 12 (7.79%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.25%) Banking
5 4 (2.60%) Retail
6 3 (1.95%) Advertising
7 2 (1.30%) Marketing
8 1 (0.65%) Local Government
8 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (31.82%) Analyst
2 41 (26.62%) Developer
3 19 (12.34%) Business Analyst
3 19 (12.34%) DBA
4 18 (11.69%) SQL Developer
5 13 (8.44%) Oracle DBA
6 12 (7.79%) Consultant
7 10 (6.49%) J2EE Developer
7 10 (6.49%) Project Manager
8 9 (5.84%) SQL DBA
9 8 (5.19%) Java Developer
9 8 (5.19%) Technical Consultant
9 8 (5.19%) Test Analyst
10 7 (4.55%) QlikView Developer
10 7 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (4.55%) SQL Analyst
11 6 (3.90%) CRM Consultant
11 6 (3.90%) CRM Technical Consultant
11 6 (3.90%) Data Consultant
11 6 (3.90%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.69%) .NET
2 13 (8.44%) HTML
3 12 (7.79%) J2EE
3 12 (7.79%) Java EE
3 12 (7.79%) Web Services
4 11 (7.14%) XML
5 10 (6.49%) SOAP
6 8 (5.19%) HTML5
7 7 (4.55%) CSS
8 6 (3.90%) AngularJS
9 5 (3.25%) .NET Framework
9 5 (3.25%) ASP.NET
9 5 (3.25%) COM
10 4 (2.60%) JSF
10 4 (2.60%) PrimeFaces
11 3 (1.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (1.95%) CSS3
11 3 (1.95%) Entity Framework
11 3 (1.95%) JPA
11 3 (1.95%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 32 (20.78%) Mainframe
2 21 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.44%) Clustering
4 12 (7.79%) Mathematics
5 8 (5.19%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.55%) Data Structures
7 5 (3.25%) NHS
7 5 (3.25%) Statistics
8 4 (2.60%) Data Extraction
9 3 (1.95%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.95%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.95%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.95%) DataPower
10 2 (1.30%) Replication
11 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.65%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.65%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 30 (19.48%) Windows
2 17 (11.04%) Windows Vista
3 11 (7.14%) zOS
4 10 (6.49%) Linux
4 10 (6.49%) Unix
5 5 (3.25%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.65%) CentOS
8 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (24.03%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (17.53%) Business Analysis
3 25 (16.23%) Analytics
3 25 (16.23%) CRM
4 23 (14.94%) Data Analytics
5 21 (13.64%) Data Analysis
5 21 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
6 20 (12.99%) Customer Analytics
6 20 (12.99%) Project Management
6 20 (12.99%) SDLC
6 20 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (12.34%) Change Control
8 18 (11.69%) Campaign Management
8 18 (11.69%) Use Case
9 13 (8.44%) High Availability
10 10 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (6.49%) ETL
10 10 (6.49%) Time Management
11 9 (5.84%) Migration
11 9 (5.84%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (15.58%) Java
2 17 (11.04%) Shell Script
3 16 (10.39%) PL/SQL
4 12 (7.79%) C#
5 10 (6.49%) COBOL
6 8 (5.19%) VBA
7 7 (4.55%) JavaScript
7 7 (4.55%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.60%) C++
8 4 (2.60%) Python
9 2 (1.30%) Perl
9 2 (1.30%) SQR
9 2 (1.30%) VB
9 2 (1.30%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.65%) C
10 1 (0.65%) Groovy
10 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (11.69%) Degree
2 5 (3.25%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (1.95%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.65%) ISEB
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.25%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.65%) Solvency II
System Software
1 10 (6.49%) Time Sharing Option
2 3 (1.95%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.30%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.30%) Terminal Server
3 2 (1.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (8.44%) Data Guard
1 13 (8.44%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (1.95%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
2 3 (1.95%) Opsview
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 55 (35.71%) Oracle
2 28 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.49%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (6.49%) SAP
4 6 (3.90%) Infor
5 4 (2.60%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.95%) IBM
6 3 (1.95%) Software AG
6 3 (1.95%) Splunk
6 3 (1.95%) webMethods
7 2 (1.30%) Citrix
7 2 (1.30%) CODA
7 2 (1.30%) Cognos
8 1 (0.65%) CA
8 1 (0.65%) HP
8 1 (0.65%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.65%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.65%) MKS
8 1 (0.65%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.65%) Sage
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Hivedome Ltd
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