The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tunbridge Wells region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 23 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 30.26% 22.50% 52.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.00% 50.00% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 2
Average daily rate £325 £360 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £344 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £376 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -23.07%
SQL
Kent

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

Programming Languages Category
Tunbridge Wells
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
50 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 65.79% 45.00% 56.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 3 3
Average daily rate £338 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.73% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £339 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £380 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Tunbridge Wells

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 (44.00%) Oracle
2 10 (40.00%) .NET
2 10 (40.00%) HTML
2 10 (40.00%) CSS
2 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) XML
3 8 (32.00%) Unix
4 7 (28.00%) MVC
4 7 (28.00%) C#
4 7 (28.00%) Java
4 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
5 6 (24.00%) SDLC
5 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 6 (24.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (24.00%) Entity Framework
5 6 (24.00%) CSS3
5 6 (24.00%) jQuery
5 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (24.00%) HTML5
5 6 (24.00%) Web Development
5 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (24.00%) TDD
5 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (24.00%) Microsoft

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 4 (16.00%) IIS
1 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) LAN
2 3 (12.00%) SAN
2 3 (12.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) DNS
3 1 (4.00%) Internet
3 1 (4.00%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (16.00%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (12.00%) QlikView
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (4.00%) MySQL
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.00%) Ant
2 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Maven
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (8.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) SQL Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Analyst
4 7 (28.00%) .NET Developer
4 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 7 (28.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (28.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (28.00%) Oracle Developer
4 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL Developer
5 6 (24.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 6 (24.00%) C# Web Developer
5 6 (24.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (24.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (24.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 6 (24.00%) HTML Developer
5 6 (24.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (24.00%) Web Developer
6 5 (20.00%) Database Developer
6 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database Developer
6 5 (20.00%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) .NET
1 10 (40.00%) CSS
1 10 (40.00%) HTML
2 8 (32.00%) XML
3 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (24.00%) CSS3
3 6 (24.00%) Entity Framework
3 6 (24.00%) HTML5
3 6 (24.00%) jQuery
4 2 (8.00%) J2EE
4 2 (8.00%) JDBC
4 2 (8.00%) JSON
4 2 (8.00%) JSP
4 2 (8.00%) Servlets
4 2 (8.00%) Spring
5 1 (4.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Clustering
2 3 (12.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Unix
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) MVC
3 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (24.00%) SDLC
3 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (24.00%) TDD
3 6 (24.00%) Waterfall
3 6 (24.00%) Web Development
4 5 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Testing
6 2 (8.00%) AOP
6 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Business Development
6 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (8.00%) OOD
6 2 (8.00%) OOP
6 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 2 (8.00%) System Testing
6 2 (8.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) C#
1 7 (28.00%) Java
1 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
2 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.00%) AspectJ
5 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (16.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) Citrix
3 4 (16.00%) HP
3 4 (16.00%) Siebel
3 4 (16.00%) VMware
4 3 (12.00%) Informatica
4 3 (12.00%) IronPort
5 1 (4.00%) Ektron
5 1 (4.00%) IBM
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
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