The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 6 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 17.65% - 11.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.50% - 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Average daily rate
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£288 - £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £27.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.81%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Stevenage region.

Programming Languages Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
16 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 47.06% 12.50% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 5
Average daily rate £258 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 - £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £288 - £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Stevenage region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 7 (53.85%) Finance
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) PL/SQL
2 6 (46.15%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (46.15%) Mathematics
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) ADO.NET
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (23.08%) LINQ
4 3 (23.08%) jQuery
4 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (23.08%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (23.08%) HTML5
4 3 (23.08%) StructureMap
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
4 3 (23.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (23.08%) CSS3
4 3 (23.08%) Razor View Engine

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) ADO.NET
1 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
1 3 (23.08%) CSS
1 3 (23.08%) XML
1 3 (23.08%) LINQ
1 3 (23.08%) jQuery
1 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (23.08%) HTML5
1 3 (23.08%) StructureMap
1 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
1 3 (23.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 3 (23.08%) CSS3
1 3 (23.08%) Razor View Engine
1 3 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Mathematics
2 3 (23.08%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) MVC
2 2 (15.38%) Data Governance
2 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
2 2 (15.38%) Data Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) PL/SQL
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) McAfee