The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Epsom region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank - 5 4
Contract jobs citing SQL 0 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Epsom - 32.35% 27.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 84.62% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 3
Average daily rate - £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +1.78%
SQL
Surrey

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

Programming Languages Category
Epsom
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
7 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Epsom 24.14% 38.24% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 5
Average daily rate £375 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Epsom

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Epsom

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Epsom

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Epsom

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Epsom 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 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) AS400
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Epsom 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Senior DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Oracle DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Senior SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) AS400
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds