The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 5 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL 18 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 26.47% 14.63% 7.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 62.07% 50.00% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 0
Median daily rate £434 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.65% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
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 Gatwick region.

Programming Languages Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
29 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 42.65% 29.27% 46.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 4
Median daily rate £550 £406 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.38% +20.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 26 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for SQL.

1 19 (90.48%) Web Services
2 17 (80.95%) XML
3 16 (76.19%) Finance
3 16 (76.19%) Degree
3 16 (76.19%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (76.19%) SDLC
4 15 (71.43%) Relational Database
4 15 (71.43%) Data Analysis
4 15 (71.43%) Business Analysis
4 15 (71.43%) OO
4 15 (71.43%) Python
4 15 (71.43%) OOD
4 15 (71.43%) Oracle
5 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) jQuery
6 4 (19.05%) C#
6 4 (19.05%) HTML
6 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
6 4 (19.05%) .NET
6 4 (19.05%) CSS
6 4 (19.05%) MVC
7 3 (14.29%) CMS
7 3 (14.29%) Back Office
7 3 (14.29%) SOAP
7 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
7 3 (14.29%) Google Maps API
7 3 (14.29%) Google
7 3 (14.29%) TeamCity
7 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
7 3 (14.29%) REST

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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 3 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 3 (14.29%) Redis
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (14.29%) TeamCity
1 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) NUnit
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (76.19%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Analyst
1 15 (71.43%) Insurance Systems Analyst
1 15 (71.43%) Oracle Analyst
1 15 (71.43%) Pensions Analyst
1 15 (71.43%) Systems Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Developer
3 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 4 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) C# Developer
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Life and Pensions Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) Web Services
2 17 (80.95%) XML
3 4 (19.05%) .NET
3 4 (19.05%) CSS
3 4 (19.05%) HTML
3 4 (19.05%) jQuery
4 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 3 (14.29%) Google Maps API
4 3 (14.29%) HTML5
4 3 (14.29%) REST
4 3 (14.29%) Sass
4 3 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (76.19%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) SDLC
2 15 (71.43%) Business Analysis
2 15 (71.43%) Data Analysis
2 15 (71.43%) OO
2 15 (71.43%) OOD
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) MVC
5 3 (14.29%) API Development
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.76%) SOA
6 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) Python
2 4 (19.05%) C#
2 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Google
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft