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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 15 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 2 25 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 3.85% 64.10% 35.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.33% 100.00% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
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£319 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.92% +9.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.88%
SQL
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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 Tunbridge Wells region.

Programming Languages Category
Tunbridge Wells
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
24 25 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 46.15% 64.10% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Average daily rate £350 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 31 August 2015, 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 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) MS Office
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) VB
4 3 (33.33%) Visualfiles
4 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) MS Access
6 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (11.11%) Ingres
6 1 (11.11%) ETL
6 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
6 1 (11.11%) ISEB
6 1 (11.11%) Basel II
6 1 (11.11%) VBA
6 1 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 1 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (11.11%) TDD

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Visualfiles
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) MS Access
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) Ingres
3 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) DBA
2 3 (33.33%) Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
2 3 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 3 (33.33%) Server Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) VBA
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Basel II
1 1 (11.11%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft