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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 9 8 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Contract jobs citing SQL 9 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 9.09% 12.71% 6.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.03% 45.10% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 10
Median daily rate £388 £370 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% -4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £225 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.39 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £24.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+55.10% -14.60%

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
31 51 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 31.31% 28.18% 29.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 37
Median daily rate £381 £370 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.04% -10.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £591 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 0
Median hourly rate - £50.68 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

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
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 21 February 2017, 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 6 (35.29%) Oracle
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
3 4 (23.53%) ETL
3 4 (23.53%) .NET
3 4 (23.53%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) Java
3 4 (23.53%) XML
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum
4 3 (17.65%) Finance
4 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (17.65%) Retail
4 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Spring
5 2 (11.76%) JSF
5 2 (11.76%) Data Mart
5 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.76%) Java EE
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (11.76%) Use Case
5 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
5 2 (11.76%) User Stories
5 2 (11.76%) 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 1 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) JBoss
1 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (5.88%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) FTP
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Data Mart
2 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.76%) MS Access
2 2 (11.76%) OLAP
2 2 (11.76%) OLTP
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle OLAP
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.88%) DB2
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.88%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (5.88%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) General Ledger
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Data Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
2 2 (11.76%) J2EE
2 2 (11.76%) Java EE
2 2 (11.76%) JSF
2 2 (11.76%) JSP
2 2 (11.76%) Spring
2 2 (11.76%) WinForms
3 1 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Camel
3 1 (5.88%) Apache CXF
3 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) JSR 168
3 1 (5.88%) JSR 286
3 1 (5.88%) OSGi
3 1 (5.88%) Servlets
3 1 (5.88%) Struts
3 1 (5.88%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) EFT
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
2 4 (23.53%) ETL
3 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (17.65%) Migration
3 3 (17.65%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Data Flow Diagram
4 2 (11.76%) Data Transformation
4 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
4 2 (11.76%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) SDLC
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) Use Case
4 2 (11.76%) User Stories
4 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C#
1 4 (23.53%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) IBM
2 2 (11.76%) Teradata
3 1 (5.88%) Apple
3 1 (5.88%) BEA
3 1 (5.88%) hybris
3 1 (5.88%) Talend