The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 4.00% 4.17% 7.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 20.00% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £500 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +31.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+45.13% -29.68%
SQL
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Rickmansworth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 8.00% 20.83% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 5
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Rickmansworth region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

SQL
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 27 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 Rickmansworth region with a requirement for SQL.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth 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 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity and Performance Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) Java
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle