The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brentford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 15 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL 2 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 2.44% 12.50% 4.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.33% 40.00% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.30% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.13 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+12.43% -15.90%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Brentford region.

Programming Languages Category
Brentford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
15 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 18.29% 31.25% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 6
Average daily rate £475 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Brentford

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Brentford

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Brentford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Brentford region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Brentford

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Brentford

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Brentford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brentford 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 7 (58.33%) Oracle
1 7 (58.33%) UNIX
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (41.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (33.33%) InfoPath
4 4 (33.33%) Six Sigma
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 4 (33.33%) IIS
4 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 3 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (16.67%) VBScript
6 2 (16.67%) Business Objects
6 2 (16.67%) CSS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Brentford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brentford 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 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 4 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) NUnit
General
1 5 (41.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Business Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Business Objects Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Tester
4 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
4 1 (8.33%) DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Tester
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) REST
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET
5 1 (8.33%) Middleware
5 1 (8.33%) WinForms
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Remoting
5 1 (8.33%) JSON
5 1 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) New Media
1 1 (8.33%) Statistics
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) UNIX
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Six Sigma
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) User Stories
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (8.33%) OOP
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Release Management
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (16.67%) VBScript
5 1 (8.33%) VB
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Business Objects
3 1 (8.33%) Sybase
3 1 (8.33%) DevExpress