The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Abingdon with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Oxfordshire / Abingdon
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 - 7
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SQL 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 14.81% - 11.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% - 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Median daily rate £350 - £310
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 - £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 - £342
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +3.44% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +23.07% +44.44%  

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Abingdon with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Abingdon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 8 5 7
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Abingdon 29.63% 35.71% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 6
Median daily rate £350 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Abingdon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Abingdon citing SQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Abingdon

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL in Abingdon.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Abingdon

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL in Abingdon.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Abingdon region with a requirement for SQL.

1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
1 10 (76.92%) MVC
2 8 (61.54%) Ajax
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (61.54%) jQuery
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
2 8 (61.54%) CSS
2 8 (61.54%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 8 (61.54%) VB.NET
2 8 (61.54%) .NET
3 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 3 (23.08%) Subversion
4 2 (15.38%) Change Control
4 2 (15.38%) MVVM
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) WPF
5 1 (7.69%) Ansible
5 1 (7.69%) Docker
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Firewall
5 1 (7.69%) Ant
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Abingdon 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 (7.69%) OpenStack
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
1 1 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) MS Access
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Ant
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Hudson
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Maven
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) .NET Developer
1 8 (61.54%) Ajax Developer
1 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET Developer
1 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 8 (61.54%) C# .NET Developer
1 8 (61.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 8 (61.54%) C# Developer
1 8 (61.54%) C# VB.NET Developer
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Developer
1 8 (61.54%) VB.NET Developer
1 8 (61.54%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Development Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Development Team Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Junior
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
1 8 (61.54%) Ajax
1 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
1 8 (61.54%) CSS
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
1 8 (61.54%) jQuery
2 2 (15.38%) WPF
3 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
1 1 (7.69%) VMS
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) MVC
2 2 (15.38%) Change Control
2 2 (15.38%) MVVM
2 2 (15.38%) SDLC
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
1 8 (61.54%) VB.NET
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Ansible
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) CODA
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Splunk