Period
to 16 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Malling 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 16 February 2019 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 > West Malling
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 10 7
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 11 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Malling 25.58% 13.33% 14.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.93% 25.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
West Malling median daily rate £400 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% - -
Kent median daily rate £448 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +27.86% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Malling median hourly rate - - -
Kent median hourly rate - - -

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 West Malling with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Malling
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 29 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Malling 67.44% 53.33% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 2
West Malling median daily rate £400 £410 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +26.15% -13.33%
10th Percentile £295 £321 £273
90th Percentile £469 £449 £378
Kent median daily rate £425 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +21.43% - +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
West Malling median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Kent median hourly rate £40.00 £39.90 -
% change year-on-year +0.24% - -

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in West Malling

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in West Malling

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Malling

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in West Malling

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Malling

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in West Malling over the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in West Malling

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Malling region with a requirement for SQL.

1 7 (63.64%) .NET
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
2 6 (54.55%) Entity Framework
3 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) Application Packaging
4 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
4 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
4 4 (36.36%) Concurrent Programming
4 4 (36.36%) Multithreaded Programming
5 3 (27.27%) LINQ
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) FTP
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) LINQ to SQL
6 2 (18.18%) API Development
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
7 1 (9.09%) .NET Core
7 1 (9.09%) Due Diligence
7 1 (9.09%) Sprint Retrospective
7 1 (9.09%) Sprint Planning
7 1 (9.09%) High Availability
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
7 1 (9.09%) RESTful
7 1 (9.09%) SDLC

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Malling 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) .NET Developer
3 5 (45.45%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (45.45%) C# Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Applications Support
4 3 (27.27%) Applications Support Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Agile C# Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Applications Packager
6 1 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Database Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (9.09%) SSIS Developer
6 1 (9.09%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
2 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
2 6 (54.55%) Entity Framework
3 3 (27.27%) LINQ
4 2 (18.18%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Core
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Application Packaging
1 4 (36.36%) Concurrent Programming
1 4 (36.36%) Multithreaded Programming
1 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
1 4 (36.36%) TDD
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) API Development
3 1 (9.09%) Data Management
3 1 (9.09%) Due Diligence
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Prototyping
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Sprint Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Sprint Retrospective
3 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Sitecore