The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reigate 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 27 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 / Reigate
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 4 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 -  
Contract jobs citing SQL 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reigate 2.56% 29.41% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.00% 38.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £408 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.18% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +3.44% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Reigate with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Reigate
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 10 13 6
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reigate 25.64% 76.47% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 6
Median daily rate £400 £320 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -23.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £225 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Reigate

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reigate 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 Reigate

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reigate

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Reigate

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reigate

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Reigate

For the 6 months to 27 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 Reigate region with a requirement for SQL.

1 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) SDLC
3 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Banking
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) OOD
4 3 (30.00%) XML
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) Python
4 3 (30.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (30.00%) Selenium
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) Automated Trading
5 2 (20.00%) Protractor
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reigate 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 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) Protractor
2 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (10.00%) MSTest
3 1 (10.00%) NUnit
General
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Insurance Systems Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Support
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) SDLC
2 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Automated Trading
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) OOD
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) HP
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) VMware