The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 2 - 2
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Greenwich 33.33% - 21.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 100.00% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Average daily rate £441 - £415
90% offered a daily rate of more than £431 - £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 - £419
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
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 Greenwich region.

Programming Languages Category
Greenwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Greenwich 33.33% - 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Average daily rate £441 - £410
90% offered a daily rate of more than £431 - £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 - £418
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 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 11 February 2016, 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 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) Symantec
2 5 (45.45%) MCP
2 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
2 5 (45.45%) Skype for Business
2 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (45.45%) Office 365
2 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) SOA
4 2 (18.18%) Firmware
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 2 (18.18%) VB
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) TDD

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Greenwich by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
1 5 (45.45%) Skype for Business
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MSTest
1 2 (18.18%) NUnit
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Exchange Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Office 365 Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Information Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Performance Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Performance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
2 2 (18.18%) RESTful
2 2 (18.18%) WCF
3 1 (9.09%) Spring
3 1 (9.09%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) CentOS
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) SOA
3 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) OOP
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) QMS
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
2 2 (18.18%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) MCP
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 5 (45.45%) Symantec
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat