The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South Coast 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 28 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)
England / South Coast
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 5
Contract jobs citing SQL 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South Coast - - 25.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 the South Coast with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
South Coast
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2 0 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South Coast 28.57% - 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £350
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 the South Coast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South Coast 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 the South Coast

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South Coast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in the South Coast

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South Coast

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in the South Coast