The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cobham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL 10 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cobham 35.71% 11.76% 14.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 76.92% 22.22% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
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£353 £370 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.72% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-21.87% +16.36%
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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 Cobham region.

Programming Languages Category
Cobham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
13 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cobham 46.43% 52.94% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 2
Average daily rate £425 £390 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +59.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cobham

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Cobham

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Cobham

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Cobham

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Cobham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Cobham region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Cobham

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Cobham

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Cobham

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cobham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cobham 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 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (30.00%) Websense
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Clustering
3 3 (30.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) vSphere
3 3 (30.00%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (30.00%) NetApp
3 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) PowerPivot
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 8

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cobham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cobham 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 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) PowerPivot
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
2 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) ETL Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Report Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) XML
1 2 (20.00%) Flash
1 2 (20.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (20.00%) User Stories
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) Use Case
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (20.00%) VBScript
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) XPath
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (30.00%) vSphere
1 3 (30.00%) Forefront TMG
1 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Websense
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
1 3 (30.00%) NetApp
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Cognos
2 2 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (10.00%) Red Gate
3 1 (10.00%) Business Objects