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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL 8 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 10.39% 15.22% 6.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.36% 31.82% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £258 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.63% -35.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.25 £26.33
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.11%
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
22 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 28.57% 47.83% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 7
Average daily rate £300 £258 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.50% -35.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £258 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £345 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%

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 4 September 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 11 (68.75%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
3 6 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (25.00%) .NET
5 4 (25.00%) Windows
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (18.75%) Time Management
6 3 (18.75%) CMDB
6 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
6 3 (18.75%) Migration
6 3 (18.75%) VMware
6 3 (18.75%) IIS
6 3 (18.75%) XML
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 2 (12.50%) ERP
7 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) FMCG
7 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (6.25%) Data Centre

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 3 (18.75%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle Forms Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Applications Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
7 1 (6.25%) Support Specialist
7 1 (6.25%) Migration Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Python Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) MI Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Report Writer
7 1 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) OBIEE Developer
7 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.25%) WCF
3 1 (6.25%) WPF
3 1 (6.25%) SQLAlchemy
3 1 (6.25%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) CMDB
2 2 (12.50%) FMCG
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
1 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
1 3 (18.75%) Migration
1 3 (18.75%) Time Management
2 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) ERP
2 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) ETL
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) MVC
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VB
2 1 (6.25%) VBA
2 1 (6.25%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
CK Group
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