Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 21 6
Rank change year-on-year -3 -15 +15
Contract jobs citing SQL 21 16 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 6.56% 5.44% 12.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.83% 19.75% 43.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 33
Luton median daily rate £450 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% -
10th Percentile £350 £150 £328
90th Percentile £580 £485 £588
Bedfordshire median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Luton median hourly rate - £12.00 -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £12.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year - -64.44% -

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 Luton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 92 81 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 28.75% 27.55% 29.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 51 67
Luton median daily rate £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% -
10th Percentile £361 £304 £311
90th Percentile £604 £501 £606
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 9
Luton median hourly rate £50.78 £31.39 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.77% -21.53% -11.95%
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £45.39 £31.39 £40.00
% change year-on-year +44.60% -21.53% -11.95%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL in Luton.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 7 (33.33%) Analytics
2 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) CRM
2 5 (23.81%) Data Modelling
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
2 5 (23.81%) Marketing
3 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (19.05%) Unica
3 4 (19.05%) QA
3 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 4 (19.05%) IBM
3 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (19.05%) Tableau
4 3 (14.29%) User Stories
4 3 (14.29%) Data Flow Diagram
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (14.29%) SAP
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle
4 3 (14.29%) Change Management
4 3 (14.29%) QlikView
4 3 (14.29%) Use Case
4 3 (14.29%) Project Planning

SQL
Co-occurring 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 (9.52%) Apache Spark
1 2 (9.52%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Unica
2 1 (4.76%) Infor M3
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle CRM On Demand
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
2 1 (4.76%) Skype
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (14.29%) QlikView
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon QuickSight
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (9.52%) Apache Hive
3 2 (9.52%) Big Data
3 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
3 2 (9.52%) HBase
3 2 (9.52%) Impala
3 2 (9.52%) Mahout
3 2 (9.52%) MySQL
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.76%) DTS
4 1 (4.76%) MS Access
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) ERwin
2 1 (4.76%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (23.81%) Marketing
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Finance
4 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Business Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Campaign Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Big Data Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Big Data Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Data Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Angular Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle HRMS Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
1 2 (9.52%) GraphX
1 2 (9.52%) MLlib
1 2 (9.52%) TensorFlow
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) MDX
2 1 (4.76%) REST
2 1 (4.76%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Solaris
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Analytics
1 7 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (23.81%) CRM
2 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
2 5 (23.81%) Data Modelling
3 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (19.05%) Migration
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Change Management
4 3 (14.29%) Data Flow Diagram
4 3 (14.29%) Data Management
4 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 3 (14.29%) Use Case
4 3 (14.29%) User Stories
5 2 (9.52%) Personalization
5 2 (9.52%) Prototyping
5 2 (9.52%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C#
1 2 (9.52%) R
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Scala
2 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) CCA
2 2 (9.52%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (9.52%) MCSA
2 2 (9.52%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) CCNP
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) MCP
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Sun Certification
3 1 (4.76%) VCAP
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
2 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
3 1 (4.76%) GDPR
3 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.52%) XenApp
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Mesos
2 1 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) IBM
1 4 (19.05%) Tableau
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) 3PAR
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) CommVault
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) McAfee
4 1 (4.76%) NetApp
4 1 (4.76%) Pegasus
4 1 (4.76%) Talend
4 1 (4.76%) Workday