The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ealing region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ealing 12.00% 27.27% 25.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 100.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Average daily rate £313 £368 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.96% +33.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -23.07%
SQL
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Ealing region.

Programming Languages Category
Ealing
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ealing 24.00% 27.27% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Average daily rate £330 £368 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.20% +27.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £368 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £425 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Ealing

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Ealing

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Ealing

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Ealing

SQL
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Ealing

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Ealing 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 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Samba
1 2 (66.67%) AWK
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Media
1 2 (66.67%) sed
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) StorNext
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) SUSE

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Ealing by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Ealing 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Information Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Information Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) NHS Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) NHS Information Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) SUSE
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) AWK
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) sed
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Samba
2 1 (33.33%) StorNext
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat