The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basildon 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 29 March 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)
Essex / Basildon
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 - 2
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SQL 8 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 27.59% - 32.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 72.73% - 82.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £335 - £243
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 - £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 - £269
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -0.68% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £47.00 - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £24.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +63.26% -18.33%  

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 Basildon with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Basildon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 11 4 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basildon 37.93% 40.00% 39.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Median daily rate £275 - £275
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 - £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £341 - £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Median hourly rate £31.00 £36.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.06% +1.38%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Basildon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basildon 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 Basildon

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Basildon

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Basildon

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Basildon

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Basildon over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SQL in Basildon

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Basildon region with a requirement for SQL.

1 23 (92.00%) Oracle
2 17 (68.00%) Unix
3 14 (56.00%) Java
4 12 (48.00%) CRM
5 10 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
5 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (40.00%) XML
5 10 (40.00%) JSON
6 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (36.00%) CSS
6 9 (36.00%) HTML
6 9 (36.00%) Adobe
6 9 (36.00%) Analytics
6 9 (36.00%) Adobe Campaign
7 8 (32.00%) B2C
7 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
7 8 (32.00%) PHP
7 8 (32.00%) Unica
8 7 (28.00%) Web Development
9 6 (24.00%) Hadoop
9 6 (24.00%) Data Analytics
9 6 (24.00%) DB2
10 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL
10 5 (20.00%) Shell Script
11 4 (16.00%) SAP BPC
11 4 (16.00%) BC Cleared
11 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
11 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
11 4 (16.00%) Mainframe
11 4 (16.00%) Sun Certification

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basildon 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Adobe Campaign
2 8 (32.00%) Unica
3 4 (16.00%) SAP BPC
4 3 (12.00%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (24.00%) DB2
3 6 (24.00%) Hadoop
4 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (16.00%) DataStage
4 4 (16.00%) SAP BW
5 3 (12.00%) Big Data
5 3 (12.00%) MaxDB
6 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) PVCS
2 3 (12.00%) AccuRev
2 3 (12.00%) NWDI
General
1 2 (8.00%) Automotive
1 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (20.00%) CRM Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Data Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Administrator
6 3 (12.00%) SAP Administrator
6 3 (12.00%) SAP Basis Administrator
6 3 (12.00%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Applications Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL Developer
7 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Big Data Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Data Business Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Data Insight Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Functional Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Insight Data Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) JSON
1 10 (40.00%) XML
2 9 (36.00%) CSS
2 9 (36.00%) HTML
3 3 (12.00%) SAP Basis
4 1 (4.00%) Ajax
4 1 (4.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Unix
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) CRM
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) Analytics
3 8 (32.00%) B2C
4 7 (28.00%) Web Development
5 6 (24.00%) Data Analytics
6 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
6 4 (16.00%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Coaching
7 3 (12.00%) Customer Analytics
7 3 (12.00%) Database Tuning
7 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (12.00%) Functional Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
9 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (32.00%) PHP
4 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (16.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) BC Cleared
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (16.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) Oracle
2 9 (36.00%) Adobe
3 4 (16.00%) SAP
3 4 (16.00%) Sun
3 4 (16.00%) Teradata
4 3 (12.00%) Sybase
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) IBM