The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 9 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Contract jobs citing SQL 38 44 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 16.24% 18.64% 7.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.58% 32.12% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 32 15
Median daily rate £350 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £228 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £450 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.09% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.48 £31.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +19.23%
SQL
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
96 137 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 41.03% 58.05% 36.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 102 38
Median daily rate £375 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 7
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Kent

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Kent region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Kent region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Folkestone - 5 £375 - 6
Maidstone +1 4 £350 +7.69% 2
Tonbridge +1 3 £193 -61.50%
Dartford 0 2 £425 +112.50% 4
Sevenoaks - 2 £269 -
West Malling - 2 - - 1
Gravesend - 1 £438 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £375 - 5
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Kent region with a requirement for SQL.

1 39 (52.70%) SQL Server
2 31 (41.89%) .NET
3 22 (29.73%) T-SQL
3 22 (29.73%) C#
4 21 (28.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (27.03%) JavaScript
5 20 (27.03%) ETL
5 20 (27.03%) Finance
6 19 (25.68%) XML
6 19 (25.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (25.68%) .NET Framework
6 19 (25.68%) Entity Framework
7 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (22.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (21.62%) TDD
9 16 (21.62%) Web Services
9 16 (21.62%) CSS
9 16 (21.62%) HTML
9 16 (21.62%) Microsoft
10 12 (16.22%) Concurrent Programming
10 12 (16.22%) Multithreaded Programming
10 12 (16.22%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (16.22%) JSON
10 12 (16.22%) LINQ
10 12 (16.22%) Multithreading
11 11 (14.86%) LINQ to SQL
11 11 (14.86%) Oracle
12 10 (13.51%) Relational Database
13 9 (12.16%) C
13 9 (12.16%) MVC

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 (4.05%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.70%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.35%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.35%) CMS
3 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.35%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.35%) Office 365
2 1 (1.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) SAN
2 1 (1.35%) DHCP
2 1 (1.35%) DNS
2 1 (1.35%) HTTP
2 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (52.70%) SQL Server
2 19 (25.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (22.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (16.22%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (13.51%) Relational Database
6 7 (9.46%) Oracle Database
6 7 (9.46%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (9.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (8.11%) DB2
7 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (6.76%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (4.05%) DTS
10 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (4.05%) MS Access
10 3 (4.05%) MySQL
10 3 (4.05%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (2.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (28.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (9.46%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (5.41%) Subversion
4 3 (4.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.70%) Moq
5 2 (2.70%) MSTest
5 2 (2.70%) NUnit
5 2 (2.70%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.35%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.35%) git-flow
General
1 20 (27.03%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Marketing
3 2 (2.70%) Advertising
3 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.35%) Back Office
4 1 (1.35%) Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Legal
4 1 (1.35%) Local Government
4 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (75.68%) Developer
2 20 (27.03%) .NET Developer
2 20 (27.03%) SQL Developer
3 14 (18.92%) C# Developer
4 13 (17.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (12.16%) Analyst
6 7 (9.46%) Oracle Developer
6 7 (9.46%) SQL Server Developer
7 6 (8.11%) Administrator
7 6 (8.11%) C Developer
7 6 (8.11%) C/C++ Developer
7 6 (8.11%) C++ Developer
7 6 (8.11%) DBA
7 6 (8.11%) SQL Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) SQL DBA
8 5 (6.76%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Oracle Forms Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (41.89%) .NET
2 19 (25.68%) .NET Framework
2 19 (25.68%) Entity Framework
2 19 (25.68%) XML
3 16 (21.62%) CSS
3 16 (21.62%) HTML
3 16 (21.62%) Web Services
4 12 (16.22%) JSON
4 12 (16.22%) LINQ
5 11 (14.86%) LINQ to SQL
6 6 (8.11%) WPF
7 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET
8 4 (5.41%) WCF
9 3 (4.05%) ADO.NET
9 3 (4.05%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (4.05%) NHibernate
9 3 (4.05%) REST
9 3 (4.05%) SOAP
9 3 (4.05%) WinForms
9 3 (4.05%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Algorithms
2 4 (5.41%) NHS
3 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.05%) Statistics
3 3 (4.05%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.70%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.70%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.70%) User Experience
5 1 (1.35%) AS400
5 1 (1.35%) Clustering
5 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.35%) iSeries
5 1 (1.35%) IVR
5 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.46%) Windows
2 5 (6.76%) Unix
3 3 (4.05%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.70%) Linux
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.35%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.03%) ETL
2 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (21.62%) TDD
4 12 (16.22%) Concurrent Programming
4 12 (16.22%) Multithreaded Programming
4 12 (16.22%) Multithreading
5 9 (12.16%) MVC
6 8 (10.81%) Data Management
6 8 (10.81%) Migration
7 6 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (8.11%) High Availability
7 6 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (6.76%) Web Development
9 4 (5.41%) Business Analysis
9 4 (5.41%) Business Development
9 4 (5.41%) Data Migration
9 4 (5.41%) System Testing
10 3 (4.05%) CQRS
10 3 (4.05%) Load Balancing
10 3 (4.05%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (29.73%) C#
1 22 (29.73%) T-SQL
2 20 (27.03%) JavaScript
3 9 (12.16%) C
4 7 (9.46%) C++
4 7 (9.46%) Perl
4 7 (9.46%) PL/SQL
4 7 (9.46%) VB
5 5 (6.76%) COBOL
5 5 (6.76%) Java
5 5 (6.76%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.41%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.41%) VBScript
7 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.35%) RPG
7 1 (1.35%) RPG IV
7 1 (1.35%) Scala
7 1 (1.35%) SPARQL
7 1 (1.35%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.86%) Oracle
3 3 (4.05%) Infragistics
4 2 (2.70%) IBM
4 2 (2.70%) SAP
4 2 (2.70%) VMware
5 1 (1.35%) Citrix
5 1 (1.35%) Dell
5 1 (1.35%) Lotus
5 1 (1.35%) Remedy
5 1 (1.35%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.35%) Tableau
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