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 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)
Kent / Maidstone
Rank 4 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL 3 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 15.00% 30.77% 27.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.50% 36.36% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 3
Median daily rate £350 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £220 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £383 £356
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Maidstone region.

Programming Languages Category
Maidstone
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 40.00% 84.62% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 22 4
Median daily rate £338 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £250 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £350
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 £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

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 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for SQL.

1 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) LINQ
5 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) XML
5 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
6 2 (22.22%) LINQ to SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Concurrent Programming
6 2 (22.22%) Multithreaded Programming
6 2 (22.22%) ADO.NET
6 2 (22.22%) Migration
6 2 (22.22%) WinForms
6 2 (22.22%) VB
6 2 (22.22%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) JSON
6 2 (22.22%) WPF
6 2 (22.22%) Multithreading

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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Fireworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Bitbucket
2 1 (11.11%) Moq
2 1 (11.11%) MSBuild
2 1 (11.11%) NUnit
2 1 (11.11%) ReSharper
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Automotive
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 6 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Developer
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (33.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 3 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
5 3 (33.33%) Senior SQL Developer
5 3 (33.33%) Senior SQL Server Developer
6 2 (22.22%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 2 (22.22%) Senior VB.NET Developer
6 2 (22.22%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (11.11%) Analyst
7 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
7 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Analyst
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (11.11%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 3 (33.33%) LINQ
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) ADO.NET
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) JSON
5 2 (22.22%) LINQ to SQL
5 2 (22.22%) WinForms
5 2 (22.22%) WPF
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (11.11%) Caliburn.Micro
6 1 (11.11%) DHTML
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
6 1 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Concurrent Programming
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Multithreaded Programming
3 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) MVVM
4 1 (11.11%) Prototyping
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Statistics
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
3 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (22.22%) VB
5 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Infragistics
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle