The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 18 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 27.27% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.43% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Average daily rate
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£448 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
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
35 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 53.03% 9.52% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 0 5
Average daily rate £400 - £323
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 - £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 8 (38.10%) RDBMS
1 8 (38.10%) Visualisation
1 8 (38.10%) Relational Database
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (28.57%) Oracle
3 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
5 4 (19.05%) .NET
5 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
5 4 (19.05%) XML
5 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (14.29%) Finance
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) CSS
6 3 (14.29%) HTML
6 3 (14.29%) Java
7 2 (9.52%) C#
7 2 (9.52%) Linux
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (9.52%) Python
7 2 (9.52%) XHTML
7 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
7 2 (9.52%) CRM
7 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (9.52%) Web Services
7 2 (9.52%) ERP
7 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
7 2 (9.52%) ETL
7 2 (9.52%) Eclipse

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) RDBMS
1 8 (38.10%) Relational Database
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (9.52%) QlikView
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.76%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (4.76%) Star Schema
5 1 (4.76%) MySQL
5 1 (4.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Report Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 3 (14.29%) Server Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (14.29%) DBA
5 2 (9.52%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 2 (9.52%) CRM Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
1 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
1 4 (19.05%) XML
2 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (9.52%) Web Services
3 2 (9.52%) Ajax
3 2 (9.52%) Drools
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
3 2 (9.52%) XHTML
4 1 (4.76%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Visualisation
2 2 (9.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
3 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (9.52%) Analytics
3 2 (9.52%) CRM
3 2 (9.52%) ERP
3 2 (9.52%) ETL
3 2 (9.52%) MVC
3 2 (9.52%) Workflow
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.76%) Coaching
4 1 (4.76%) Software Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
2 3 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) Python
3 2 (9.52%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ISEB
1 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Tableau
3 2 (9.52%) SAP