The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 14 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing SQL 29 20 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 9.90% 7.25% 12.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.03% 36.36% 49.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 19
Average daily rate £380 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £178 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £430 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 3
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +51.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £16.70 £9.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £65.15 £14.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +1.78%
SQL
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Programming Languages Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
69 55 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 23.55% 19.93% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 29 44
Average daily rate £350 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 4
Average hourly rate £15.50 £39.50 £13.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.75% +200.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.16 £17.00 £9.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £125.00 £34.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
2 15 (29.41%) Oracle
2 15 (29.41%) XML
3 14 (27.45%) Finance
4 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
4 12 (23.53%) MS Excel
4 12 (23.53%) ETL
5 10 (19.61%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (19.61%) Windows
6 8 (15.69%) Ab Initio
6 8 (15.69%) ITIL
6 8 (15.69%) EJB
6 8 (15.69%) MS Office
6 8 (15.69%) Java
6 8 (15.69%) Data Analysis
6 8 (15.69%) Windows Server
7 7 (13.73%) Analytics
7 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
7 7 (13.73%) .NET
7 7 (13.73%) JSP
7 7 (13.73%) SharePoint
7 7 (13.73%) Data Management
7 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
8 6 (11.76%) Change Management
8 6 (11.76%) VMware
8 6 (11.76%) Unix
8 6 (11.76%) DB2
8 6 (11.76%) HTML
8 6 (11.76%) Information Management

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 7 (13.73%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.96%) Apache
2 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.96%) Commerce Server
2 1 (1.96%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (1.96%) IIS
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 8 (15.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.96%) Fredhopper
1 1 (1.96%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) Firewall
1 3 (5.88%) LAN
1 3 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (1.96%) DHCP
2 1 (1.96%) DNS
2 1 (1.96%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) DB2
3 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.88%) IBM InfoSphere
5 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.92%) OLAP
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.92%) Star Schema
7 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.96%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.92%) NuGet
2 2 (3.92%) Subversion
3 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.96%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.96%) PVCS
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Marketing
3 4 (7.84%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.84%) Retail
4 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Analyst
2 9 (17.65%) Data Analyst
2 9 (17.65%) Developer
3 5 (9.80%) Consultant
3 5 (9.80%) Excel Analyst
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Analyst
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Data Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (7.84%) Report Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) SQL Reporting Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Test Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Systems Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Technical Leader
5 3 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) VMware Support Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle Project Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Pricing Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) XML
2 8 (15.69%) EJB
3 7 (13.73%) .NET
3 7 (13.73%) JSP
4 6 (11.76%) HTML
5 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
5 4 (7.84%) HTML5
5 4 (7.84%) J2EE
5 4 (7.84%) jQuery
5 4 (7.84%) REST
5 4 (7.84%) SOAP
6 3 (5.88%) Ajax
6 3 (5.88%) CSS
6 3 (5.88%) JSON
7 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (1.96%) WCF
8 1 (1.96%) Web Services
8 1 (1.96%) Worklight
8 1 (1.96%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.88%) Pricing Data
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.61%) Windows
2 8 (15.69%) Windows Server
3 6 (11.76%) Unix
3 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (7.84%) Linux
6 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.96%) AIX
7 1 (1.96%) Solaris
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.96%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) ETL
2 10 (19.61%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (15.69%) Data Analysis
3 8 (15.69%) ITIL
4 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (13.73%) Analytics
4 7 (13.73%) Data Management
5 6 (11.76%) Change Management
5 6 (11.76%) Information Management
6 5 (9.80%) Marketing Analytics
6 5 (9.80%) Segmentation Analysis
6 5 (9.80%) Software Delivery
7 4 (7.84%) Master Data Management
7 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.84%) OO
7 4 (7.84%) SDLC
7 4 (7.84%) Test Management
8 3 (5.88%) CRM
8 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) Java
2 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.80%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.84%) C#
4 4 (7.84%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.96%) VB
6 1 (1.96%) VBA
6 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
1 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) ISEB
2 2 (3.92%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (1.96%) MCITP
3 1 (1.96%) MCSA
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.92%) QA
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) XenApp
4 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.96%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.96%) vSphere
4 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
2 15 (29.41%) Oracle
3 8 (15.69%) Ab Initio
4 6 (11.76%) VMware
5 5 (9.80%) webMethods
6 4 (7.84%) HP
6 4 (7.84%) IBM
7 3 (5.88%) F5
8 2 (3.92%) Apigee
8 2 (3.92%) Cisco
8 2 (3.92%) Citrix
8 2 (3.92%) SAP
9 1 (1.96%) AppDynamics
9 1 (1.96%) AppSense
9 1 (1.96%) Becrypt
9 1 (1.96%) Fujitsu
9 1 (1.96%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.96%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.96%) Tableau