The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 9 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 7.89% 10.14% 12.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.03% 30.61% 43.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 24
Median daily rate £375 £413 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £226 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.19% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £33.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.62% +29.80%
SQL
Bedfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
29 49 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 25.44% 33.11% 29.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 30 46
Median daily rate £413 £401 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.80% -3.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £337 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £606 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £45.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% -11.95%
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 Luton

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Luton

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Luton region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 5 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 Luton region with a requirement for SQL.

1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (25.00%) MySQL
3 4 (25.00%) XML
3 4 (25.00%) ETL
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) OLTP
4 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (18.75%) Finance
4 3 (18.75%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Tableau
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) SDLC
5 2 (12.50%) QA
5 2 (12.50%) Data Extraction
5 2 (12.50%) Spring
5 2 (12.50%) Data Mart
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 2 (12.50%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) SAS
2 1 (6.25%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) JBoss
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) FTP
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (25.00%) MySQL
4 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (18.75%) OLTP
5 2 (12.50%) Data Mart
5 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
5 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (12.50%) MS Access
5 2 (12.50%) OLAP
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Architect
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Data Architect
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Data Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Data Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) Spring
2 2 (12.50%) WinForms
3 1 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Camel
3 1 (6.25%) Apache CXF
3 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE
3 1 (6.25%) Java EE
3 1 (6.25%) Java RMI
3 1 (6.25%) JSF
3 1 (6.25%) JSP
3 1 (6.25%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
3 1 (6.25%) Struts
3 1 (6.25%) XML-RPC
3 1 (6.25%) XSL
3 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Data Extraction
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.25%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Debian
3 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (25.00%) ETL
1 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (18.75%) Scrum
2 3 (18.75%) SDLC
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.25%) BDD
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) High Availability
4 1 (6.25%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
1 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
1 2 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) SDET
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Tableau
3 2 (12.50%) hybris
3 2 (12.50%) Teradata
4 1 (6.25%) Apple
4 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
4 1 (6.25%) BEA
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) Talend
4 1 (6.25%) VMware