The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 9 11 16
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5  
Contract jobs citing SQL 10 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 9.80% 10.12% 5.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.71% 39.53% 18.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 5
Median daily rate £369 £350 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.35% -12.60%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -2.02% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.39 -
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 Luton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 28 43 49
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 27.45% 25.60% 29.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 23 38
Median daily rate £350 £338 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -15.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £299 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £50.54 -
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 Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 Luton

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Luton

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Luton over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Luton

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Luton

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 26 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 Luton region with a requirement for SQL.

1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
3 5 (27.78%) .NET
3 5 (27.78%) C#
3 5 (27.78%) XML
4 4 (22.22%) Finance
4 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (22.22%) Java
4 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 4 (22.22%) ETL
4 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Retail
5 3 (16.67%) Java EE
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 3 (16.67%) TDD
5 3 (16.67%) JSP
5 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 3 (16.67%) MVC
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (11.11%) Data Flow Diagram
6 2 (11.11%) SDLC
6 2 (11.11%) WinForms

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Data Workbench
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (5.56%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (5.56%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) FTP
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (11.11%) Data Mart
3 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.11%) MS Access
3 2 (11.11%) OLAP
3 2 (11.11%) OLTP
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (5.56%) DB2
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.56%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
1 4 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) General Ledger
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
2 5 (27.78%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (27.78%) C# Developer
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
1 5 (27.78%) XML
2 3 (16.67%) Java EE
2 3 (16.67%) JSP
3 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 2 (11.11%) HTML
3 2 (11.11%) JSF
3 2 (11.11%) Spring
3 2 (11.11%) WinForms
3 2 (11.11%) XSL
3 2 (11.11%) XSLT
4 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.56%) J2EE
4 1 (5.56%) jQuery
4 1 (5.56%) JSR 168
4 1 (5.56%) JSR 286
4 1 (5.56%) OSGi
4 1 (5.56%) Servlets
4 1 (5.56%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) EFT
1 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 4 (22.22%) ETL
2 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 3 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) MVC
3 3 (16.67%) Scrum
3 3 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Data Flow Diagram
4 2 (11.11%) Data Transformation
4 2 (11.11%) SDLC
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Use Case
4 2 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) C#
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) BEA
2 2 (11.11%) IBM
2 2 (11.11%) Teradata
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe
3 1 (5.56%) Talend
Luton, Bedfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
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