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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 23 19 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Contract jobs citing SQL 11 9 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.90% 4.05% 19.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.97% 19.57% 78.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 14
Average daily rate
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£381 £408 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.44% +9.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.66%
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
58 46 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 20.57% 20.72% 24.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 29 19
Average daily rate £281 £393 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.34% +2.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £501 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 31 July 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 18 (46.15%) Java
2 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
3 15 (38.46%) DB2
4 14 (35.90%) HTML
4 14 (35.90%) XML
4 14 (35.90%) WebSphere
5 13 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 13 (33.33%) IBM
6 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (28.21%) UNIX
7 11 (28.21%) Retail
8 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (23.08%) Automated Testing
8 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 8 (20.51%) Flash
9 8 (20.51%) J2EE
9 8 (20.51%) System Testing
9 8 (20.51%) DbVisualizer
10 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
11 6 (15.38%) Windows
11 6 (15.38%) CSS
11 6 (15.38%) HP
11 6 (15.38%) ISEB
11 6 (15.38%) HP UFT
11 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
11 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (15.38%) Degree
11 6 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (12.82%) Regression Testing
12 5 (12.82%) LoadRunner

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 14 (35.90%) WebSphere
2 5 (12.82%) MQSeries
3 4 (10.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (7.69%) Apache
4 3 (7.69%) Commerce Server
4 3 (7.69%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.56%) Lync
6 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.56%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
1 1 (2.56%) PaaS
1 1 (2.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) VPN
1 2 (5.13%) DNS
1 2 (5.13%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) 3G
2 1 (2.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) 2G
2 1 (2.56%) LTE
2 1 (2.56%) 4G
2 1 (2.56%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (2.56%) SSL
2 1 (2.56%) DHCP
2 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) DB2
2 8 (20.51%) DbVisualizer
3 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.13%) Data Mart
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.13%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.56%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (2.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) HP UFT
2 5 (12.82%) LoadRunner
3 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.69%) Subversion
4 3 (7.69%) Selenium
4 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 3 (7.69%) JBehave
4 3 (7.69%) WebDriver
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.56%) WinRunner
6 1 (2.56%) TestDirector
6 1 (2.56%) MSI
6 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (28.21%) Retail
2 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.69%) Finance
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Analyst
2 8 (20.51%) Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Data Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Tester
5 4 (10.26%) MI Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Audit Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Automation Tester
6 3 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Junior
7 2 (5.13%) Junior Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Junior Software Developer
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Architect
8 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.90%) HTML
1 14 (35.90%) XML
2 8 (20.51%) Flash
2 8 (20.51%) J2EE
3 6 (15.38%) CSS
4 4 (10.26%) .NET
5 3 (7.69%) JDBC
5 3 (7.69%) Web Services
5 3 (7.69%) Spring
5 3 (7.69%) RESTful
5 3 (7.69%) Gherkin
6 2 (5.13%) Ext JS
6 2 (5.13%) Ajax
6 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.13%) JSON
7 1 (2.56%) WCF
7 1 (2.56%) jQuery
7 1 (2.56%) Worklight
7 1 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Data Integration
2 2 (5.13%) Visualisation
2 2 (5.13%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) User Experience
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) PDA
3 1 (2.56%) DTV
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) UNIX
2 6 (15.38%) Windows
3 5 (12.82%) AIX
3 5 (12.82%) Linux
4 3 (7.69%) Windows XP
4 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.08%) Automated Testing
3 8 (20.51%) System Testing
4 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (12.82%) Regression Testing
6 4 (10.26%) TDD
6 4 (10.26%) Test Scripting
6 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
7 3 (7.69%) Document Management
7 3 (7.69%) Change Management
7 3 (7.69%) Scrum
7 3 (7.69%) CRM
7 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.69%) Coaching
8 2 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (5.13%) Analytics
8 2 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.13%) B2B
8 2 (5.13%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) Java
2 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.69%) C#
3 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.13%) C
5 1 (2.56%) Jython
5 1 (2.56%) Perl
5 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) ISEB
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
1 6 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (10.26%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) MCSE
4 1 (2.56%) MCSA
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.56%) MCTS
4 1 (2.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.56%) vSphere
3 1 (2.56%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (2.56%) UAG
3 1 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) SCCM
1 2 (5.13%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.56%) SCDPM
2 1 (2.56%) SCSM
2 1 (2.56%) Netcool
2 1 (2.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (2.56%) SCOM
2 1 (2.56%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) IBM
2 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.38%) HP
4 5 (12.82%) Oracle
5 4 (10.26%) SAP
6 3 (7.69%) VMware
7 2 (5.13%) McAfee
7 2 (5.13%) Cognos
8 1 (2.56%) Cisco
8 1 (2.56%) Citrix
8 1 (2.56%) Veritas
8 1 (2.56%) Remedy
8 1 (2.56%) AppDynamics