The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Greenwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 10 July 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 Greenwich 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Greenwich 13.33% 10.00% 27.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 66.67% 33.33% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Average daily rate
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£442 £365 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.09% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £365 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £365 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.57% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Greenwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Greenwich 20.00% 30.00% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 6
Average daily rate £435 £425 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £377 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £425 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
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SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Greenwich

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Greenwich

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Greenwich

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Greenwich

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Greenwich

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Greenwich 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%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) PVCS
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) AppDNA
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Toad
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Greenwich by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Greenwich 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%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Spatial
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) PVCS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (33.33%) Toad
1 1 (33.33%) MSI
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) Dojo
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
1 1 (33.33%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat