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 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 12 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 9 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 10.47% 9.09% 2.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.08% 35.29% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 1
Median daily rate £365 £349 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +39.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £33.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-23.88% +34.00%
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
39 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 45.35% 25.76% 39.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 16 7
Median daily rate £400 £348 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.10% +10.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £208 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £374 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £48.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 September 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 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for SQL.

1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) C#
3 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 10 (50.00%) .NET
5 9 (45.00%) HTML
5 9 (45.00%) Web Services
5 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (40.00%) Degree
6 8 (40.00%) Mathematics
6 8 (40.00%) Computer Science
7 7 (35.00%) XML
7 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (30.00%) Windows
8 6 (30.00%) CSS
8 6 (30.00%) SOA
8 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (30.00%) jQuery
8 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (25.00%) QA
9 5 (25.00%) NUnit
9 5 (25.00%) MVC
9 5 (25.00%) Finance
9 5 (25.00%) SNMP
9 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (25.00%) SCOM
9 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (25.00%) SDLC

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 (5.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) NUnit
1 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (15.00%) Selenium
2 3 (15.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Developer
3 7 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (35.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (35.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (35.00%) C# Developer
4 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (15.00%) CRM Developer
5 3 (15.00%) SSAS Developer
5 3 (15.00%) SSIS Developer
5 3 (15.00%) SSRS Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Tester
6 2 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) QA Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior QA Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Integration Developer
7 1 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) .NET
1 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (45.00%) HTML
2 9 (45.00%) Web Services
3 7 (35.00%) XML
4 6 (30.00%) CSS
4 6 (30.00%) jQuery
5 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.00%) Social Network
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Android
2 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) SOA
3 5 (25.00%) MVC
3 5 (25.00%) SDLC
4 4 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Black-Box Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.00%) Case Management
5 3 (15.00%) CRM
5 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (15.00%) Defect Management
5 3 (15.00%) ETL
5 3 (15.00%) Prototyping
5 3 (15.00%) Service Management
5 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (15.00%) Web Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Workflow
6 2 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) C#
2 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (15.00%) MCP
4 1 (5.00%) MCITP
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Cognos
2 3 (15.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) Atlassian