The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 13 11 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL 3 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 5.45% 10.23% 15.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.79% 36.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 6
Median daily rate £363 £500 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +94.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.22% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-17.85% +34.61%
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 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 34.55% 28.41% 31.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 12
Median daily rate £258 £500 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.50% +94.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £402 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £500 £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £41.75 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.78% +15.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stevenage region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 December 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for SQL.

1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) VB
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Bugzilla
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Redmine
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Redmine
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Access Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Database Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Database Developer
1 1 (25.00%) DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning DBA
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Database Developer
1 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (25.00%) PLM
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) PTC
2 1 (25.00%) Siemens
2 1 (25.00%) VMware