The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Ealing 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 1 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing SQL 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ealing 28.57% 42.86% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 75.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+16.36% +10.00%
Programming Languages Category
Ealing
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ealing 57.14% 57.14% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Average daily rate £288 £500 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.50% +66.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.14% +2.94%
SQL
London

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 30 Related IT Skills in Ealing

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (40.00%) Cognos
2 2 (40.00%) Siebel
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) DataStage
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Billing
3 1 (20.00%) Local Government
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Ealing by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) DataStage
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
1 1 (20.00%) Local Government
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Business Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Objects Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (40.00%) Cognos
2 2 (40.00%) Siebel
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) VMware