The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 6 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 27.27% 23.08% 30.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 37.50% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £313 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+48.88% -29.68%
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
12 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 54.55% 61.54% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 3
Median daily rate £313 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Maidstone region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 May 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for SQL.

1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) C#
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (40.00%) XML
3 6 (40.00%) HTML
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) MVC
4 5 (33.33%) TDD
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (33.33%) CSS
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (33.33%) jQuery
4 5 (33.33%) HTML5
4 5 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 5 (33.33%) CSS3
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (26.67%) Entity Framework
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
5 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (26.67%) Web Development
5 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone 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 (13.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (13.33%) OLTP
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (13.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (6.67%) Moq
3 1 (6.67%) MSTest
3 1 (6.67%) NUnit
3 1 (6.67%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle Forms Developer
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL Developer
6 2 (13.33%) SSIS Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Agile Developer
7 1 (6.67%) C# WPF Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Junior SQL Developer
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) SSIS Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) SSRS Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) T-SQL Developer
7 1 (6.67%) T-SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) XML
3 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (33.33%) CSS
3 5 (33.33%) CSS3
3 5 (33.33%) HTML5
3 5 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (26.67%) Entity Framework
5 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.67%) RESTful
5 1 (6.67%) StructureMap
5 1 (6.67%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (6.67%) WCF
5 1 (6.67%) WinForms
5 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) MVC
3 5 (33.33%) TDD
3 5 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (26.67%) Web Development
5 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Business Development
5 3 (20.00%) Scrum
5 3 (20.00%) System Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
6 2 (13.33%) ETL
6 2 (13.33%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (6.67%) CQRS
7 1 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (6.67%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (6.67%) Network Management
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.67%) VB
5 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix
2 1 (6.67%) Infragistics
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft