Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 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 22 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)
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 7 7
Rank change year-on-year -10 0 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL 14 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 17.72% 28.89% 28.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.17% 50.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 5
Maidstone median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69% +15.04%
Kent median daily rate £350 £363 £338
% change year-on-year -3.45% +7.41% +22.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Maidstone median hourly rate - £20.83 -
Kent median hourly rate - £20.83 -

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 Maidstone with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Maidstone
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 48 26 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 60.76% 57.78% 84.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 14 24
Maidstone median daily rate £350 £339 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.32% +2.26% +10.42%
10th Percentile £308 £302 £278
90th Percentile £358 £420 £384
Kent median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year - +4.48% +3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Maidstone median hourly rate - £20.83 -
Kent median hourly rate £45.00 £17.42 £37.50
% change year-on-year +158.40% -53.56% -6.25%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Maidstone

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Maidstone

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 22 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for SQL.

1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) C#
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
4 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
5 7 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (42.86%) Entity Framework
6 6 (42.86%) Web Services
6 6 (42.86%) MVC
7 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
7 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
8 4 (28.57%) LINQ
8 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
8 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
8 4 (28.57%) Web Development
9 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (21.43%) Algorithms
9 3 (21.43%) High Availability
9 3 (21.43%) Migration
9 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
9 3 (21.43%) WinForms
9 3 (21.43%) Oracle
9 3 (21.43%) HTML
9 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
9 3 (21.43%) CSS
9 3 (21.43%) Windows
9 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (21.43%) TDD
9 3 (21.43%) Data Management
9 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (14.29%) Bitbucket
3 2 (14.29%) Moq
4 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.14%) MSBuild
4 1 (7.14%) NUnit
4 1 (7.14%) ReSharper
4 1 (7.14%) Selenium
4 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) C# Developer
4 4 (28.57%) .NET Web Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Web Developer
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Database Developer
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Database Developer
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Developer
5 3 (21.43%) SSIS Developer
5 3 (21.43%) T-SQL Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (14.29%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (7.14%) QA Automation Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 6 (42.86%) Entity Framework
3 6 (42.86%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) LINQ
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (21.43%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) WinForms
6 2 (14.29%) JSON
6 2 (14.29%) LINQ to SQL
6 2 (14.29%) RESTful
6 2 (14.29%) XML
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (7.14%) Caliburn.Micro
7 1 (7.14%) jQuery
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
7 1 (7.14%) WCF
7 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Algorithms
2 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) Web Development
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Data Management
3 3 (21.43%) High Availability
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Statistics
3 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Concurrent Programming
4 2 (14.29%) Multithreaded Programming
4 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Test Management
5 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.14%) UML
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
5 2 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle