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 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 12 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 23 33 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 8.49% 10.89% 8.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.94% 47.14% 39.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 7
Average daily rate
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£330 £300 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £199 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £416 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 £11.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £27.00 £27.75
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -2.70%
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
64 70 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 23.62% 23.10% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 45 26
Average daily rate £330 £338 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 1
Average hourly rate £39.50 £13.13 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+200.95% -38.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

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 27 January 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Bracknell

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 13 (37.14%) Java
1 13 (37.14%) Oracle
1 13 (37.14%) Linux
2 12 (34.29%) Windows
3 11 (31.43%) Software Engineering
4 10 (28.57%) SOAP
4 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 9 (25.71%) IBM
5 9 (25.71%) SAN
5 9 (25.71%) Ethernet
5 9 (25.71%) MS Office
6 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
7 7 (20.00%) Internet
7 7 (20.00%) DB2
8 6 (17.14%) Perl
8 6 (17.14%) C++
8 6 (17.14%) OO
8 6 (17.14%) Finance
8 6 (17.14%) Data Analysis
8 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
8 6 (17.14%) Bash Shell
8 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
9 5 (14.29%) User Experience
9 5 (14.29%) REST
9 5 (14.29%) NAS
9 5 (14.29%) Data Migration
9 5 (14.29%) QA
9 5 (14.29%) WebSphere
9 5 (14.29%) Web Development

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 5 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 5 (14.29%) Apache
1 5 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 4 (11.43%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.86%) JBoss
3 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Office
2 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) SAN
1 9 (25.71%) Ethernet
2 7 (20.00%) Internet
3 5 (14.29%) NAS
3 5 (14.29%) Firewall
3 5 (14.29%) MPLS
3 5 (14.29%) DNS
3 5 (14.29%) SDH
4 4 (11.43%) VPN
4 4 (11.43%) IPsec
4 4 (11.43%) BGP
4 4 (11.43%) Network Security
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (11.43%) VLAN
4 4 (11.43%) NetScaler
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco ISE
5 3 (8.57%) APPN
5 3 (8.57%) WAN
5 3 (8.57%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) DB2
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
3 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Toad
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Software Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Security Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) IT Support
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) C# Programmer
6 1 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Programmer
6 1 (2.86%) Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Tester
6 1 (2.86%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.86%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (2.86%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) SOAP
2 5 (14.29%) REST
2 5 (14.29%) Ajax
2 5 (14.29%) JSON
2 5 (14.29%) Middleware
2 5 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 5 (14.29%) HTML
2 5 (14.29%) Web Services
2 5 (14.29%) XML
2 5 (14.29%) WSDL
2 5 (14.29%) JMS
2 5 (14.29%) JAXB
3 4 (11.43%) Regular Expression
4 3 (8.57%) APPC
5 2 (5.71%) .NET
6 1 (2.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
2 5 (14.29%) User Experience
3 3 (8.57%) iSeries
3 3 (8.57%) AS400
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.86%) Biotechnology
4 1 (2.86%) Photography
4 1 (2.86%) Biometrics
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Linux
2 12 (34.29%) Windows
3 4 (11.43%) Windows XP
3 4 (11.43%) AIX
3 4 (11.43%) SUSE
3 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (8.57%) i5/OS
4 3 (8.57%) OS/400
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.86%) HPUX
6 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Software Engineering
2 6 (17.14%) OO
2 6 (17.14%) Data Analysis
2 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 5 (14.29%) Web Development
3 5 (14.29%) TDD
3 5 (14.29%) Migration
4 4 (11.43%) Change Management
4 4 (11.43%) Load Balancing
5 3 (8.57%) Project Management
5 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.71%) Service Management
6 2 (5.71%) Analytics
6 2 (5.71%) Line Management
7 1 (2.86%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.86%) Release Management
7 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) Java
2 6 (17.14%) Perl
2 6 (17.14%) C++
2 6 (17.14%) Bash Shell
3 5 (14.29%) Ruby
3 5 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 5 (14.29%) Python
3 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 5 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 4 (11.43%) C
5 3 (8.57%) COBOL
5 3 (8.57%) RPG
6 1 (2.86%) C#
6 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) IBM Certification
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) vSphere
1 4 (11.43%) FreeRADIUS
2 3 (8.57%) PowerHA
2 3 (8.57%) Firmware
3 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) CA Spectrum
2 3 (8.57%) Tivoli NetView
3 2 (5.71%) Netcool
3 2 (5.71%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 2 (5.71%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.86%) SCCM
4 1 (2.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Oracle
2 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 9 (25.71%) IBM
4 5 (14.29%) MetaSolv
4 5 (14.29%) Cramer
4 5 (14.29%) Hitachi
4 5 (14.29%) BEA
5 4 (11.43%) Cisco
5 4 (11.43%) Citrix
5 4 (11.43%) CA
5 4 (11.43%) VMware
5 4 (11.43%) CheckPoint
5 4 (11.43%) Splunk
6 3 (8.57%) NetIQ
7 2 (5.71%) HP
8 1 (2.86%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.86%) Business Objects
8 1 (2.86%) Informatica
8 1 (2.86%) Red Hat