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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank - 3 4
Contract jobs citing SQL 0 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage - 21.43% 9.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 50.00% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.69 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +2.46%
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 Stevenage region.

Programming Languages Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 32.76% 42.86% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 3
Average daily rate £365 £275 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.72% +27.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 3
Average hourly rate £49.50 - £33.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 - £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 13 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) PL/SQL
2 7 (77.78%) ETL
2 7 (77.78%) Configuration Management
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle Database
2 7 (77.78%) ETL Development
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (44.44%) ION Trading
6 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 3 (33.33%) Java
6 3 (33.33%) J2EE
6 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
7 2 (22.22%) vRealize
7 2 (22.22%) ITIL
7 2 (22.22%) Windows
7 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
7 2 (22.22%) vCloud
7 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (22.22%) Banking
7 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
7 2 (22.22%) Change Management
7 2 (22.22%) VMware
8 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
8 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
8 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) DBA
2 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (44.44%) ETL Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle ETL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Configuration Management
1 7 (77.78%) ETL
1 7 (77.78%) ETL Development
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) PL/SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
1 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
1 2 (22.22%) vCloud
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (22.22%) vRealize
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) ION Trading
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) EMC