The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 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 22 May 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)
London / Kingston Upon Thames
3 months to
22 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 4 13
Rank change year-on-year +1 +9  
Contract jobs citing SQL 16 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 39.02% 28.57% 3.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 61.54% 70.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 2
Median daily rate £363 £390 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.05% +7.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £318 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £428 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year +23.07% +41.30%  

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 Kingston Upon Thames with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 26 20 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 63.41% 40.82% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 8
Median daily rate £364 £403 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.62% +7.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £390 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +5.60% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +4.16%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 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 Kingston Upon Thames

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Kingston Upon Thames

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for SQL.

1 27 (81.82%) .NET
2 23 (69.70%) SQL Server
3 19 (57.58%) T-SQL
3 19 (57.58%) VB.NET
3 19 (57.58%) ASP.NET
4 16 (48.48%) MVC
5 15 (45.45%) C#
6 14 (42.42%) Windows
7 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (36.36%) VB
8 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
8 12 (36.36%) VB6
9 11 (33.33%) WinForms
10 10 (30.30%) Client/Server
11 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (27.27%) SDLC
12 8 (24.24%) Release Management
12 8 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (24.24%) Finance
13 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (21.21%) ETL
13 7 (21.21%) Web Services
13 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
15 3 (9.09%) CRM
15 3 (9.09%) CSS
15 3 (9.09%) HTML
15 3 (9.09%) Photoshop
15 3 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (9.09%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) FastStats
1 3 (9.09%) FastStats PeopleStage
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Google Analytics
1 3 (9.09%) Responsys
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (69.70%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.06%) Power BI
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.06%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (6.06%) JIRA
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Developer
2 15 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 10 (30.30%) SQL Developer
4 9 (27.27%) VB.NET Developer
5 8 (24.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (24.24%) C# Developer
5 8 (24.24%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Database Developer
6 5 (15.15%) SQL Database Developer
7 4 (12.12%) ETL Developer
7 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (9.09%) CRM Executive
8 3 (9.09%) Lead .NET Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Lead C# Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Lead Developer
8 3 (9.09%) SSIS Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Marketing Executive
9 2 (6.06%) SQL Server DBA
9 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
9 2 (6.06%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (81.82%) .NET
2 19 (57.58%) ASP.NET
3 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (33.33%) WinForms
5 7 (21.21%) Web Services
6 3 (9.09%) CSS
6 3 (9.09%) HTML
7 2 (6.06%) RESTful
7 2 (6.06%) XML
8 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Client/Server
2 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.06%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) MVC
2 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (27.27%) SDLC
3 8 (24.24%) Release Management
4 7 (21.21%) ETL
5 3 (9.09%) Analytics
5 3 (9.09%) CRM
5 3 (9.09%) Email Marketing
5 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.06%) Customer Acquisition
6 2 (6.06%) Personalization
6 2 (6.06%) Scrum
7 1 (3.03%) Project Management
7 1 (3.03%) SOA
7 1 (3.03%) TDD
7 1 (3.03%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) T-SQL
1 19 (57.58%) VB.NET
2 15 (45.45%) C#
3 12 (36.36%) VB
3 12 (36.36%) VB6
4 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) Twitter
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £330 - £370 per day
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