The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 11 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 20.00% 14.56% 21.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 68.75% 57.69% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 12
Median daily rate £400 £500 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +37.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £28.31 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-1.10% +8.89%
SQL
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Hemel Hempstead region.

Programming Languages Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
16 26 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 29.09% 25.24% 37.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 24
Median daily rate £400 £411 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.67% +14.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Hemel Hempstead region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Hemel Hempstead region with a requirement for SQL.

1 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
2 13 (50.00%) SDLC
3 11 (42.31%) Oracle
4 10 (38.46%) Retail
4 10 (38.46%) JIRA
4 10 (38.46%) Confluence
5 9 (34.62%) V-Model
5 9 (34.62%) QA
5 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database
5 9 (34.62%) Zephyr
6 6 (23.08%) Windows
7 5 (19.23%) Linux
7 5 (19.23%) SAN
7 5 (19.23%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Virtual Team
7 5 (19.23%) vSphere
7 5 (19.23%) Integration Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (15.38%) LoadRunner
8 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
8 4 (15.38%) Project Management
8 4 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (15.38%) SLA
8 4 (15.38%) Citrix
8 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (15.38%) ITIL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead 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 10 (38.46%) Confluence
2 2 (7.69%) IBM Notes
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (3.85%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.85%) QlikView
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) JIRA
2 9 (34.62%) Zephyr
3 4 (15.38%) JMeter
3 4 (15.38%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (38.46%) Retail
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Project Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) QA Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Performance Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Performance Test Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Test Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Functional QA Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Support Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Systems Support
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) DBA
6 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.85%) Middleware
2 1 (3.85%) MSMQ
2 1 (3.85%) REST
2 1 (3.85%) SOAP
2 1 (3.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Virtual Team
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Linux
3 3 (11.54%) CentOS
3 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) SDLC
2 9 (34.62%) V-Model
3 5 (19.23%) Integration Testing
3 5 (19.23%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Change Management
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL
4 4 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
4 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 4 (15.38%) Project Management
5 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
5 3 (11.54%) Functional Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Migration
5 3 (11.54%) Project Governance
5 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.69%) Change Control
6 2 (7.69%) Presales
6 2 (7.69%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C#
1 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) QA
2 4 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) Citrix
2 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 3 (11.54%) 3PAR
3 3 (11.54%) HP
3 3 (11.54%) JDA
3 3 (11.54%) VMware
4 2 (7.69%) Lotus
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.85%) MobileIron