Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ANSI SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ANSI SQL over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 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.

ANSI SQL
UK > England
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 860 870 856
Rank change year-on-year +10 -14 +7
Contract jobs citing ANSI SQL 10 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.010% 0.003% 0.007%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.023% 0.007% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 5
England median daily rate £350 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -15.79% +38.18%
10th Percentile £303 £388 £360
90th Percentile £428 £413 £598
UK median daily rate £350 £400 £475
% change year-on-year -12.50% -15.79% +40.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

ANSI SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 43,263 40,153 38,452
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 45.11% 42.23% 40.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 30,791 28,463 26,618
England median daily rate £475 £468 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.60% +10.00% +3.03%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £290
90th Percentile £650 £638 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 636 728 799
England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £17.38 £16.34 £14.71
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.33 £51.61
UK median hourly rate £41.92 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.81% - +6.67%

ANSI SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ANSI SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for ANSI SQL in England

ANSI SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ANSI SQL in England

ANSI SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ANSI SQL in England over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ANSI SQL in England

ANSI SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ANSI SQL in England

ANSI SQL
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ANSI SQL within the England region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Midlands - 7 £331 - 1
West Midlands - 7 £331 - 1
North of England -10 2 £380 -5.00%
North West - 2 £380 -
South East -9 1 £450 - 1
ANSI SQL
UK

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ANSI SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for ANSI SQL.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) Migration
2 8 (80.00%) Data Analysis
2 8 (80.00%) Data Migration
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (70.00%) Integration Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle
3 7 (70.00%) ETL
3 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (50.00%) Data Management
4 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (40.00%) Data Quality
5 4 (40.00%) Data Reconciliation
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (40.00%) Change Management
5 4 (40.00%) Unix
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (30.00%) Confluence
7 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
7 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) ISEB
7 2 (20.00%) SOAP
7 2 (20.00%) XML
7 2 (20.00%) JSON

ANSI SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 3 (30.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
3 2 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (10.00%) JMeter
4 1 (10.00%) LoadUI
4 1 (10.00%) Subversion
4 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) PL/SQL Developer
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Lead Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Tableau Developer
5 1 (10.00%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) JSON
1 2 (20.00%) SOAP
1 2 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Data Analysis
1 8 (80.00%) Data Migration
1 8 (80.00%) Migration
2 7 (70.00%) ETL
2 7 (70.00%) Integration Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Data Management
4 4 (40.00%) Change Management
4 4 (40.00%) Data Reconciliation
5 2 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) Epics
6 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (10.00%) OCA
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Tableau