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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL 10 27 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 15.87% 34.18% 4.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.48% 72.97% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 0
Median daily rate £420 £343 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.62% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+48.88% -29.68%
SQL
West Sussex

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
23 37 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 36.51% 46.84% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 1
Median daily rate £440 £325 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.38% +44.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 £47.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.47% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 30 May 2016.

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 30 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for SQL.

1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
3 6 (35.29%) .NET
3 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (35.29%) Mobile App
3 6 (35.29%) Black-Box Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Android
4 5 (29.41%) Apple iOS
4 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
4 5 (29.41%) QA
4 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 5 (29.41%) C#
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 5 (29.41%) Defect Management
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (23.53%) CRM
5 4 (23.53%) Web Services
5 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
5 4 (23.53%) Regression Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Open Source
5 4 (23.53%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
6 3 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (17.65%) Workflow
6 3 (17.65%) Service Management
6 3 (17.65%) MS Excel

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 1 (5.88%) CMS
1 1 (5.88%) Confluence
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Project
2 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) ADSL
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) IPsec
1 1 (5.88%) PBX
1 1 (5.88%) SNMP
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) NUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Law
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) QA Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) CRM Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior QA Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.76%) DBA
5 2 (11.76%) QA Test Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) SQL DBA
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (5.88%) iOS Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
1 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
2 4 (23.53%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (11.76%) CSS
3 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) CSS3
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) Sass
4 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Mobile App
2 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.88%) EMC VNX
4 1 (5.88%) User Experience
4 1 (5.88%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Android
1 5 (29.41%) Apple iOS
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
2 6 (35.29%) Black-Box Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Defect Management
3 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
4 4 (23.53%) CRM
4 4 (23.53%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (23.53%) Open Source
4 4 (23.53%) Regression Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Case Management
5 3 (17.65%) Service Management
5 3 (17.65%) Workflow
6 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
6 2 (11.76%) Migration
6 2 (11.76%) MVC
7 1 (5.88%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (5.88%) SDLC
7 1 (5.88%) SEO
7 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) C#
1 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) MCP
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) MCITP
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) FortiGate
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) Cognos
3 1 (5.88%) EMC
3 1 (5.88%) EPiServer
3 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) NetApp
3 1 (5.88%) Panasonic