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 30 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.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Surrey / Reigate
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 3 10
Rank change year-on-year -9 +7  
Contract jobs citing SQL 9 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reigate 20.45% 21.88% 10.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.14% 70.00% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 4
Median daily rate £375 £363 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% +23.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £306 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £435 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -0.68% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £23.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +70.21% -21.66%  

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 28 10 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reigate 63.64% 31.25% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 8 7
Median daily rate £425 £415 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +22.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £309 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £450 £362
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Reigate

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Reigate over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 30 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 Reigate region with a requirement for SQL.

1 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) SDLC
3 5 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Banking
3 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 5 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 5 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) Selenium
4 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) HP
4 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) OOD
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) OO
5 3 (30.00%) Python
5 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (20.00%) QA
6 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) TeamCity

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
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) 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 5 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Insurance Systems Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Manual Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Exchange Support
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
1 3 (30.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) SDLC
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) OOD
4 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Business Process Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Change Control
6 1 (10.00%) Security Management
6 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 5 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) VMware