The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bedford region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL 23 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 30.67% 4.76% 18.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 67.65% 10.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 5
Average daily rate
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£300 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 - £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Programming Languages Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
34 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 45.33% 47.62% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 3 5
Average daily rate £300 £240 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £306 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £25.50 - £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
SQL
Bedfordshire

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Bedford region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 15 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 13 (54.17%) CRM
4 13 (54.17%) EDI
4 13 (54.17%) SAP
4 13 (54.17%) Salesforce.com
4 13 (54.17%) SAP SD
5 12 (50.00%) ABAP
6 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
7 7 (29.17%) IBM
7 7 (29.17%) .NET
7 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (25.00%) Java
8 6 (25.00%) UML
8 6 (25.00%) XML
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (25.00%) Business Analysis
8 6 (25.00%) MCTS
8 6 (25.00%) MCITP
8 6 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 6 (25.00%) WebSphere
8 6 (25.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
8 6 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
9 5 (20.83%) Logistics
9 5 (20.83%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (12.50%) Middleware
10 3 (12.50%) Process Management
10 3 (12.50%) C
10 3 (12.50%) C#

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (25.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 5 (20.83%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.17%) MQSeries
3 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (54.17%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DHCP
1 1 (4.17%) VPN
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 15 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (4.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Middleware Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Development Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Technician
5 1 (4.17%) DBA
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.17%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) EDI
2 7 (29.17%) .NET
3 6 (25.00%) XML
3 6 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 3 (12.50%) Middleware
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.17%) Statistics
1 1 (4.17%) iPhone
1 1 (4.17%) iSeries
1 1 (4.17%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) UNIX
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
1 1 (4.17%) OS/400
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) CRM
2 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (25.00%) UML
4 6 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) Logistics
6 3 (12.50%) Process Management
6 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (8.33%) Migration
8 1 (4.17%) ITIL
8 1 (4.17%) ETL
8 1 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) Resource Management
8 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (4.17%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) ABAP
2 6 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (12.50%) C
3 3 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (25.00%) MCTS
1 6 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (4.17%) A+ Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) XenApp
1 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
1 1 (4.17%) SCOM
1 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (4.17%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (54.17%) SAP
2 13 (54.17%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (29.17%) IBM
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Dell
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.17%) McAfee
4 1 (4.17%) LANDesk
Bedford, Bedfordshire
QUANTICA
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Bedford
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago