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Siva J.
75/hour

Adjunct Faculty with 20+ years of teaching Computer Science Classes

I’m Siva Jasthi! I have a Ph.D. in Engineering and I have been working in the software industry for the last 25 years. I played many roles such as Developer, Architect, Manager, Trainer, Auditor, and Consultant. In the industry, I designed,... read more

75/hour
5.0 (104)
8 hours tutoring SQL out of 218 hours
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I’m Siva Jasthi! I have a Ph.D. in Engineering and I have been working in the software industry for the last 25 years. I played many roles such as Developer, Architect, Manager, Trainer, Auditor, and Consultant. In the industry, I designed,... read more

Michelle D.
35/hour

Senior Data Engineer Specializing in SQL and managing databases

I have 6+ years experience as a Data Engineer analyzing and manipulating data using Microsoft Access. read more

35/hour
5.0 (44)
112 hours tutoring SQL out of 170 hours
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I have 6+ years experience as a Data Engineer analyzing and manipulating data using Microsoft Access. read more

Andrew M.
44/hour

Software Developer specializing in Oracle SQL and PL/SQL

I have over five years of professional experience working with Oracle! I can assist with Oracle database design and key relationships, Preparing SQL queries and views -- I can help with very complex queries, writing Oracle... read more

44/hour
5.0 (63)
64 hours tutoring SQL out of 160 hours
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I have over five years of professional experience working with Oracle! I can assist with Oracle database design and key relationships, Preparing SQL queries and views -- I can help with very complex queries, writing Oracle... read more

Rick T.
60/hour

Neuroscience, Biology, Psychology and Data Science Tutor

In addition to a PhD in Neuroscience, I have a MS in Information Science, which included formal training in database design, data modeling and SQL. I have built and configured several enterprise-class databases using MySQL, MariaDB and... read more

60/hour
5.0 (33)
22 hours tutoring SQL out of 97 hours
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In addition to a PhD in Neuroscience, I have a MS in Information Science, which included formal training in database design, data modeling and SQL. I have built and configured several enterprise-class databases using MySQL, MariaDB and... read more

Kado Y.
40/hour

Statistician/Data analyst

I have navigated between SQL server and Oracle for at least 8 years. I'm Oracle SQL Expert Certified. read more

40/hour
4.8 (404)
8 hours tutoring SQL out of 1,552 hours
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I have navigated between SQL server and Oracle for at least 8 years. I'm Oracle SQL Expert Certified. read more

Phillip B.
46/hour

IT Professional for over 20 years

I have been using HTML, PHP, and SQL to build web stores with custom shopping carts for several years. I have used SQL to build queries to databases in several different methods and SQL databases, including MySQL, PostgreSQL,... read more

46/hour
4.9 (99)
62 hours tutoring SQL out of 219 hours
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I have been using HTML, PHP, and SQL to build web stores with custom shopping carts for several years. I have used SQL to build queries to databases in several different methods and SQL databases, including MySQL, PostgreSQL,... read more

Ron E.
50/hour

PL/SQL / SQL / Database Design Tutor

I'm a professional in Information Technology for over 30 years. My specialty PL/SQL (Oracle) and have many years experience in SQL using various relational databases in my past careers. I also have tutored in MySQL and... read more

50/hour
4.9 (228)
409 hours tutoring SQL out of 581 hours
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I'm a professional in Information Technology for over 30 years. My specialty PL/SQL (Oracle) and have many years experience in SQL using various relational databases in my past careers. I also have tutored in MySQL and... read more

Dan D.
45/hour

Experienced IT Professional and Educator.

Over 10 years experience teaching SQL and databases for my small software business and at the University of Phoenix. read more

45/hour
5.0 (42)
60 hours tutoring SQL out of 100 hours
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Over 10 years experience teaching SQL and databases for my small software business and at the University of Phoenix. read more

Jody J.
125/hour

Patient and Knowledgeable Professional Programmer and Computer Expert

Have done on the job SQL programming for over 20 years, primarily with Oracle. Programming has included utilizing SQL with Java and C / C++ as well as PL/SQL. read more

125/hour
4.9 (2350)
156 hours tutoring SQL out of 8,320 hours
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Have done on the job SQL programming for over 20 years, primarily with Oracle. Programming has included utilizing SQL with Java and C / C++ as well as PL/SQL. read more

Nina M.
50/hour

Math, SAT/ACT science, Programming Tutor at all levels

I have been using SQL for the last 7+ years at my work and I am very familiar with the language. I can help you with SQL set up, creating, modifying databases and all related objects as well. read more

50/hour
4.5 (827)
270 hours tutoring SQL out of 2,756 hours
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I have been using SQL for the last 7+ years at my work and I am very familiar with the language. I can help you with SQL set up, creating, modifying databases and all related objects as well. read more

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How would you define SQL in your own words?
SQL (Structured Query Language) is the language that relational database engines such as Oracle and SQL Server use to conduct operations against a database. The language has several subgroups of commands: DDL (Database Design Language) which is used to create, modify and delete database objects... read more
SQL (Structured Query Language) is the language that relational database engines such as Oracle and SQL Server use to conduct operations against a... read more
Answered • 03/19/18

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How would you define SQL in your own words?
SQL stands for Structured Query Language. It's a how you query a relational database to retrieve data that you want. It is the language used to add new data and change existing data. The term is a throwback to the wild days when computers were made by a few large companies and they were not... read more
SQL stands for Structured Query Language. It's a how you query a relational database to retrieve data that you want. It is the language used to add... read more
Sam S.

Sam S. answered • 01/30/19

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How would you define SQL in your own words?
SQL - Structured Query Language - is the manner of communication with a DBMS to work with a database. While most database systems have common aspects of SQL, and will utilize ANSI SQL, the SQL standard, there are some that infuse their own ways of doing certain things. Usually these differences... read more
SQL - Structured Query Language - is the manner of communication with a DBMS to work with a database. While most database systems have common... read more
Tom H.

Tom H. answered • 03/19/18

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How would you define SQL in your own words?
SQL is the programming language for database. Understanding the architecture of the database (design) is critical to using DDL and DML effectively. The two most widely used business DBM Systems are SQL Enterprise and Oracle (the "originals"). While these two DBM Systems both employ "SQL," there... read more
SQL is the programming language for database. Understanding the architecture of the database (design) is critical to using DDL and DML effectively.... read more
Pamela J.

Pamela J. answered • 03/19/18

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