The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 27.78% 11.76% 8.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 71.43% 18.18% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£349 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.35% +7.69%
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 £28.50 £27.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -3.57%
SQL
Kent

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

Programming Languages Category
Maidstone
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
7 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 38.89% 64.71% 51.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 17
Average daily rate £338 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £332 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £350 £325
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 £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Maidstone

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidstone 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 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Web Services
2 7 (46.67%) XML
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (40.00%) CSS
3 6 (40.00%) HTML
3 6 (40.00%) .NET
4 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) Subversion
4 5 (33.33%) jQuery
4 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 4 (26.67%) PhoneGap
5 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
5 4 (26.67%) PrimeFaces
5 4 (26.67%) Ionic Framework
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
5 4 (26.67%) XSL
5 4 (26.67%) XHTML
5 4 (26.67%) Java
5 4 (26.67%) SOAP
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (20.00%) DOM
6 3 (20.00%) C#
6 3 (20.00%) J2EE
6 3 (20.00%) XSLT
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) Eclipse
6 3 (20.00%) BizTalk Server

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidstone 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 3 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Agresso
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (6.67%) MS Access
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Subversion
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (20.00%) Maven
2 3 (20.00%) JIRA
3 2 (13.33%) ReSharper
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Publishing
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 3 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Access Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Web Services
1 7 (46.67%) XML
2 6 (40.00%) CSS
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) .NET
3 5 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (26.67%) PhoneGap
4 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
4 4 (26.67%) PrimeFaces
4 4 (26.67%) Ionic Framework
4 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
4 4 (26.67%) XSL
4 4 (26.67%) XHTML
4 4 (26.67%) SOAP
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (20.00%) DOM
5 3 (20.00%) J2EE
5 3 (20.00%) XSLT
5 3 (20.00%) JSF
5 3 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) W3C
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) MVC
2 3 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum
3 2 (13.33%) UML
3 2 (13.33%) OOP
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) OOD
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Web Design
4 1 (6.67%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified Market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone
Pearson Whiffin
Rate: £340 - £380 per day
Posted: 8 days ago