The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Bracknell 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL 34 45 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 10.76% 21.43% 8.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.98% 63.38% 31.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 2
Average daily rate £338 £425 £481
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.41% -11.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £315 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £430 £566
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 0
Average hourly rate £11.25 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.68% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £25.56
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +7.57%
Programming Languages Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
81 71 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 25.63% 33.81% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 18 6
Average daily rate £338 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £269 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £438 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 0
Average hourly rate £13.13 £17.33 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
SQL
Berkshire

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 24 (39.34%) SQL Server
2 21 (34.43%) Oracle
2 21 (34.43%) VMware
3 20 (32.79%) Windows
4 17 (27.87%) Active Directory
4 17 (27.87%) SC Cleared
4 17 (27.87%) Security Cleared
5 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
5 14 (22.95%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (18.03%) .NET
7 10 (16.39%) Data Management
7 10 (16.39%) Linux
7 10 (16.39%) Validation
8 9 (14.75%) MS Office
8 9 (14.75%) C#
8 9 (14.75%) Java
9 8 (13.11%) T-SQL
9 8 (13.11%) Business Objects
9 8 (13.11%) UNIX
9 8 (13.11%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (13.11%) Information Management
9 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (13.11%) Non-Functional Testing
10 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (11.48%) Test Scripting
10 7 (11.48%) WebSphere
10 7 (11.48%) Release Management
10 7 (11.48%) ETL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (11.48%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.92%) IIS
2 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.64%) Apache
4 1 (1.64%) CMS
4 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.64%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) MS Office
2 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Metrica
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) LAN
1 7 (11.48%) DHCP
2 3 (4.92%) DNS
3 1 (1.64%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.64%) SNMP
3 1 (1.64%) Extranet
3 1 (1.64%) TELNET
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (39.34%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (9.84%) Oracle Database
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.56%) MySQL
5 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.28%) SQLPlus
7 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.64%) Big Data
8 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.64%) DB2
8 1 (1.64%) OLAP
8 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 6 (9.84%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (4.92%) SoapUI
2 3 (4.92%) Selenium
2 3 (4.92%) JUnit
3 2 (3.28%) WinRunner
3 2 (3.28%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.28%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.28%) Ranorex
4 1 (1.64%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.64%) Hudson
4 1 (1.64%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.64%) Subversion
4 1 (1.64%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.64%) NUnit
4 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.64%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.64%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.64%) TestDirector
General
1 3 (4.92%) Retail
1 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.64%) Billing
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Legal
3 1 (1.64%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 26 (42.62%) Analyst
2 15 (24.59%) Developer
3 13 (21.31%) Test Analyst
4 11 (18.03%) Data Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Senior Test Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.56%) SQL Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (4.92%) SQL DBA
7 3 (4.92%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.92%) DBA
7 3 (4.92%) Tester
8 2 (3.28%) Junior
8 2 (3.28%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.28%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.03%) .NET
2 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET
3 6 (9.84%) J2EE
4 4 (6.56%) Spring
5 2 (3.28%) HTML
5 2 (3.28%) XML
5 2 (3.28%) CSS
5 2 (3.28%) Ajax
5 2 (3.28%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.64%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.64%) Worklight
6 1 (1.64%) HTML5
6 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.64%) CSS3
6 1 (1.64%) WCF
6 1 (1.64%) JSTL
6 1 (1.64%) Dojo
6 1 (1.64%) jQuery
6 1 (1.64%) JSP
6 1 (1.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.28%) NHS
1 2 (3.28%) Replication
1 2 (3.28%) Data Integration
1 2 (3.28%) Open Source
1 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.64%) Statistics
2 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.79%) Windows
2 10 (16.39%) Linux
3 8 (13.11%) UNIX
3 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (9.84%) Windows XP
5 6 (9.84%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.56%) Solaris
7 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.28%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.39%) Data Management
1 10 (16.39%) Validation
2 8 (13.11%) Information Management
2 8 (13.11%) Non-Functional Testing
3 7 (11.48%) Test Scripting
3 7 (11.48%) Release Management
3 7 (11.48%) ETL
4 6 (9.84%) Migration
5 5 (8.20%) Software Deployment
6 4 (6.56%) Scrum
6 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.56%) ITIL
6 4 (6.56%) Data Analysis
6 4 (6.56%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (4.92%) Analytics
7 3 (4.92%) User Stories
7 3 (4.92%) Database Tuning
7 3 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.92%) UML
7 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.75%) C#
1 9 (14.75%) Java
2 8 (13.11%) T-SQL
3 6 (9.84%) Perl
3 6 (9.84%) Shell Script
4 4 (6.56%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.92%) VB
5 3 (4.92%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.28%) AWK
6 2 (3.28%) Korn
6 2 (3.28%) Ruby
6 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (27.87%) SC Cleared
1 17 (27.87%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (27.87%) Active Directory
2 14 (22.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.20%) XenApp
4 2 (3.28%) Xen
5 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.64%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) SCCM
2 2 (3.28%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.28%) Puppet
2 2 (3.28%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.64%) PureDisk
3 1 (1.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.64%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (1.64%) SCOM
3 1 (1.64%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.64%) Nagios
3 1 (1.64%) Legato
Vendors
1 21 (34.43%) Oracle
1 21 (34.43%) VMware
2 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
3 8 (13.11%) Business Objects
4 7 (11.48%) Cisco
5 5 (8.20%) Citrix
5 5 (8.20%) Becrypt
6 4 (6.56%) hybris
7 3 (4.92%) IBM
7 3 (4.92%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.28%) Sun
9 1 (1.64%) Sitecore
9 1 (1.64%) Altiris
9 1 (1.64%) Greenplum
9 1 (1.64%) Adobe
9 1 (1.64%) HP
9 1 (1.64%) EMC
9 1 (1.64%) MKS
9 1 (1.64%) Open Text
9 1 (1.64%) Informatica
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