The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 11 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 Guildford 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 12 27 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 8.96% 14.14% 17.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.57% 27.84% 41.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 7
Average daily rate
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£340 £305 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.47% +5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £419 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Average hourly rate - £40.13 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
42 97 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 31.34% 50.79% 42.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 50 23
Average daily rate £350 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £442 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 18 12
Average hourly rate £33.50 £37.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% +5.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) .NET
2 9 (30.00%) REST
3 8 (26.67%) Java
3 8 (26.67%) C#
4 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (23.33%) Web Services
5 6 (20.00%) SOAP
5 6 (20.00%) Windows
5 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (20.00%) Scrum
6 5 (16.67%) Spring
6 5 (16.67%) Degree
6 5 (16.67%) WCF
6 5 (16.67%) Oracle
7 4 (13.33%) MVC
7 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (13.33%) Data Mining
7 4 (13.33%) MS Access
7 4 (13.33%) Linux
7 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
7 4 (13.33%) XML
7 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
7 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (13.33%) Big Data
7 4 (13.33%) Analytics
8 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 (6.67%) Confluence
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.33%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (6.67%) 3G
2 2 (6.67%) 2G
3 1 (3.33%) LTE
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) MS Access
2 4 (13.33%) Data Mining
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (13.33%) Big Data
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.00%) MySQL
3 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.67%) DB2
4 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 2 (6.67%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (3.33%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (6.67%) JIRA
1 2 (6.67%) Selenium
1 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) Bugzilla
2 1 (3.33%) Maven
General
1 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (10.00%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 5 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 3 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Data Integrity Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Configuration Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Server Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) QA Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Information Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) .NET
1 9 (30.00%) REST
2 7 (23.33%) Web Services
3 6 (20.00%) SOAP
4 5 (16.67%) Spring
4 5 (16.67%) WCF
5 4 (13.33%) XML
5 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.67%) HTML
6 2 (6.67%) JDBC
6 2 (6.67%) XSD
6 2 (6.67%) Swing
6 2 (6.67%) WPF
6 2 (6.67%) Silverlight
6 2 (6.67%) LINQ
6 2 (6.67%) JSF
6 2 (6.67%) WSDL
6 2 (6.67%) Middleware
6 2 (6.67%) Kafka
6 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.67%) Open Source
3 1 (3.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) CentOS
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Scrum
2 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (13.33%) MVC
2 4 (13.33%) Analytics
3 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (10.00%) Game Development
4 2 (6.67%) Migration
4 2 (6.67%) Test Strategy
4 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.67%) Regression Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Cyber Security
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.33%) DevOps
5 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) Java
1 8 (26.67%) C#
2 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) Perl
3 2 (6.67%) C++
3 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.67%) Python
3 2 (6.67%) C
4 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) ISEB
5 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
1 2 (6.67%) NSN NetAct
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
1 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Nortel
3 2 (6.67%) Citrix
3 2 (6.67%) Ericsson
3 2 (6.67%) Nokia
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (3.33%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.33%) Twitter
4 1 (3.33%) Sybase
4 1 (3.33%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) HP