The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dunstable 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 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Bedfordshire / Dunstable
Rank 6 - 13
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SQL 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dunstable 18.52% - 6.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 71.43% - 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Median daily rate £313 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -2.02% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £24.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +66.66% -20.00%  

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 Dunstable with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Dunstable
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 7 1 4
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dunstable 25.93% 11.11% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Median daily rate £250 £608 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -58.84% +63.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £608 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £608 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Dunstable

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dunstable 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 Dunstable

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dunstable

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Dunstable

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Dunstable

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Dunstable over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Dunstable

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 27 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 Dunstable region with a requirement for SQL.

1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (81.82%) XML
3 8 (72.73%) XSL
3 8 (72.73%) XSLT
3 8 (72.73%) Java
3 8 (72.73%) PL/SQL
3 8 (72.73%) JSP
3 8 (72.73%) Struts
3 8 (72.73%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (72.73%) Hibernate
3 8 (72.73%) Spring
3 8 (72.73%) JSF
3 8 (72.73%) Java EE
3 8 (72.73%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (72.73%) High Availability
3 8 (72.73%) Oracle Database
4 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (54.55%) SLA
4 6 (54.55%) Finance
5 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
6 4 (36.36%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Banking
6 4 (36.36%) WebLogic
6 4 (36.36%) BEA
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (18.18%) ERP

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable 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 4 (36.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle Database
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (9.09%) Data Mart
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 1 (9.09%) MS Access
3 1 (9.09%) OLAP
3 1 (9.09%) OLTP
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Applications Support
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Developer
3 2 (18.18%) DBA
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Data Architect
4 1 (9.09%) ETL Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Hadoop Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Teradata Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) XML
2 8 (72.73%) Hibernate
2 8 (72.73%) Java EE
2 8 (72.73%) JSF
2 8 (72.73%) JSP
2 8 (72.73%) Spring
2 8 (72.73%) Struts
2 8 (72.73%) XSL
2 8 (72.73%) XSLT
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
1 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) High Availability
2 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) ERP
6 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
6 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 1 (9.09%) ETL
6 1 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
6 1 (9.09%) Physical Data Model
6 1 (9.09%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
1 8 (72.73%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) BEA
3 1 (9.09%) Teradata