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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 9 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL 8 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 28.57% 12.50% 42.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.11% 16.67% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Median daily rate £356 - £225
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 - £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £33.02 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-19.74% +28.23%
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
19 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 67.86% 75.00% 64.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 4
Median daily rate £400 £350 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +75.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.42
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 28 September 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 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (42.86%) PL/SQL
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (35.71%) .NET
3 5 (35.71%) WebLogic
3 5 (35.71%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) MVC
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (21.43%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
6 2 (14.29%) Infragistics
6 2 (14.29%) WinForms
6 2 (14.29%) Subversion
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server

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 5 (35.71%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
1 1 (7.14%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Developer
4 4 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Forms Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior SQL Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior SQL Server Developer
5 3 (21.43%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Senior VB.NET Developer
7 1 (7.14%) C# WPF Developer
7 1 (7.14%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 2 (14.29%) ADO.NET
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (14.29%) DHTML
4 2 (14.29%) WinForms
4 2 (14.29%) WPF
4 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (28.57%) MVC
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Network Management
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) Wealth Management
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) PL/SQL
2 5 (35.71%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
5 2 (14.29%) VB
5 2 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (7.14%) MCSA
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Infragistics
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix