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 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 5 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 23.81% 35.48% 31.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 62.50% 44.00% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
Median daily rate £350 £325 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +15.04%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.22% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-17.85% +34.61%
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
8 25 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 38.10% 80.65% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 5
Median daily rate £420 £325 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% +23.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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 2 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for SQL.

1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
5 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
5 4 (30.77%) XML
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (30.77%) MVC
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
6 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) Entity Framework
6 3 (23.08%) CSS
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
6 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
7 2 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (15.38%) ADO.NET
7 2 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (15.38%) DHTML

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 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (15.38%) Subversion
3 2 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 6 (46.15%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (46.15%) C# Developer
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Developer
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Developer
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (23.08%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (23.08%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 3 (23.08%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
6 3 (23.08%) Senior SQL Developer
6 3 (23.08%) Senior SQL Server Developer
6 3 (23.08%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (15.38%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 2 (15.38%) Senior VB.NET Developer
8 1 (7.69%) C# WPF Developer
8 1 (7.69%) Migration Analyst
8 1 (7.69%) SSIS Developer
8 1 (7.69%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 4 (30.77%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) Entity Framework
4 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) ADO.NET
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (15.38%) DHTML
5 2 (15.38%) JSON
5 2 (15.38%) LINQ
5 2 (15.38%) LINQ to SQL
5 2 (15.38%) WinForms
5 2 (15.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (30.77%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Concurrent Programming
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Multithreaded Programming
3 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) Wealth Management
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
4 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
5 2 (15.38%) VB
5 2 (15.38%) VBScript
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Infragistics
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft