The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Redhill 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 23 June 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)
Surrey / Redhill
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 2 12
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10  
Contract jobs citing SQL 40 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Redhill 34.78% 26.23% 6.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.11% 55.17% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 10 2
Median daily rate £438 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.17% +11.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +3.44% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £34.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +23.07% +44.44%  

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 Redhill with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Redhill
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 95 29 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Redhill 82.61% 47.54% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 15 7
Median daily rate £425 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £289 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £418 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 £46.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.43% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Redhill

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Redhill 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 Redhill

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Redhill

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Redhill

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Redhill

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Redhill over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Redhill

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Redhill

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Redhill

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Redhill region with a requirement for SQL.

1 73 (85.88%) Oracle
2 65 (76.47%) Finance
3 64 (75.29%) Relational Database
4 50 (58.82%) Unix
5 34 (40.00%) Data Analysis
6 28 (32.94%) PL/SQL
7 24 (28.24%) SDLC
8 23 (27.06%) Shell Script
9 22 (25.88%) Web Services
10 21 (24.71%) XML
10 21 (24.71%) OO
10 21 (24.71%) OOD
11 20 (23.53%) Oracle Database
12 19 (22.35%) Data Flow Diagram
13 18 (21.18%) Workflow
13 18 (21.18%) BPR
13 18 (21.18%) MS Visio
13 18 (21.18%) Business Process Analysis
14 15 (17.65%) Business Analysis
14 15 (17.65%) Linux
14 15 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (16.47%) HTML
15 14 (16.47%) JavaScript
15 14 (16.47%) jQuery
16 13 (15.29%) Configuration Management
16 13 (15.29%) SQLPlus
16 13 (15.29%) RDBMS
17 12 (14.12%) ProC
17 12 (14.12%) C
18 11 (12.94%) Agile Software Development

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Redhill 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 4 (4.71%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 18 (21.18%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (75.29%) Relational Database
2 20 (23.53%) Oracle Database
3 13 (15.29%) RDBMS
3 13 (15.29%) SQLPlus
4 5 (5.88%) QlikView
5 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (14.12%) ProC
2 8 (9.41%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.35%) JIRA
3 2 (2.35%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.18%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.18%) Selenium
General
1 65 (76.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 54 (63.53%) Analyst
2 45 (52.94%) Systems Analyst
3 31 (36.47%) Developer
4 26 (30.59%) Oracle Developer
5 19 (22.35%) Database Analyst
6 17 (20.00%) Development Analyst
6 17 (20.00%) Software Analyst
6 17 (20.00%) Software Development Analyst
6 17 (20.00%) Systems Development Analyst
6 17 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
7 15 (17.65%) Workflow Analyst
8 14 (16.47%) Pensions Analyst
9 12 (14.12%) PL/SQL Developer
9 12 (14.12%) SQL Developer
10 10 (11.76%) C Developer
10 10 (11.76%) Financial Analyst
11 9 (10.59%) Business Systems Analyst
11 9 (10.59%) Finance Systems Analyst
12 8 (9.41%) Integration Developer
12 8 (9.41%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (25.88%) Web Services
2 21 (24.71%) XML
3 14 (16.47%) HTML
3 14 (16.47%) jQuery
4 8 (9.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 50 (58.82%) Unix
2 15 (17.65%) Linux
3 8 (9.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 24 (28.24%) SDLC
3 21 (24.71%) OO
3 21 (24.71%) OOD
4 19 (22.35%) Data Flow Diagram
5 18 (21.18%) BPR
5 18 (21.18%) Business Process Analysis
5 18 (21.18%) Workflow
6 15 (17.65%) Business Analysis
7 13 (15.29%) Configuration Management
8 11 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (11.76%) Waterfall
10 9 (10.59%) Requirements Analysis
11 8 (9.41%) Regression Testing
12 6 (7.06%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (5.88%) Analytics
14 2 (2.35%) Risk Management
14 2 (2.35%) Test Automation
15 1 (1.18%) Systems Analysis
15 1 (1.18%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 28 (32.94%) PL/SQL
2 23 (27.06%) Shell Script
3 14 (16.47%) JavaScript
4 12 (14.12%) C
5 3 (3.53%) Python
6 2 (2.35%) Groovy
6 2 (2.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (7.06%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.18%) ISEB
3 1 (1.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 73 (85.88%) Oracle
2 2 (2.35%) HP
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