The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL 9 26 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 10.11% 16.99% 8.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.95% 55.32% 28.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 4
Median daily rate £400 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £294 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £538 £532
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -25.00%
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 Guildford region.

Programming Languages Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
41 47 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 46.07% 30.72% 31.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 28 37
Median daily rate £400 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £520 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Median hourly rate £23.00 - £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 27 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for SQL.

1 17 (48.57%) Windows
2 16 (45.71%) Windows Server
3 15 (42.86%) Linux
3 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (37.14%) ITIL
6 12 (34.29%) CommVault
6 12 (34.29%) Hyper-V
7 11 (31.43%) Clustering
7 11 (31.43%) SAN
7 11 (31.43%) SLA
7 11 (31.43%) Simpana
7 11 (31.43%) Failover Clustering
7 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (28.57%) Dell Compellent
9 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
9 6 (17.14%) Data Centre Operations
10 5 (14.29%) C#
10 5 (14.29%) .NET
10 5 (14.29%) MySQL
10 5 (14.29%) VMware
11 4 (11.43%) Java
11 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
11 4 (11.43%) Change Management
11 4 (11.43%) MVC
11 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (11.43%) ArcSight
11 4 (11.43%) SIEM
12 3 (8.57%) Virtual Machines

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) JBoss
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) Drupal
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) SaaS
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (2.86%) AWS OpsWorks
2 1 (2.86%) Google App Engine
2 1 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.86%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) SAN
2 2 (5.71%) Firewall
2 2 (5.71%) PuTTY
3 1 (2.86%) 3G
3 1 (2.86%) DHCP
3 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.86%) GSM
3 1 (2.86%) LAN
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) WAN
3 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) MySQL
3 3 (8.57%) Data Mining
3 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (8.57%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.71%) Apache Accumulo
4 2 (5.71%) Big Data
4 2 (5.71%) MS Access
4 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.86%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.86%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.86%) DTS
5 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) CircleCI
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.86%) SpecFlow
1 1 (2.86%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Developer
2 5 (14.29%) DBA
3 4 (11.43%) .NET Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Backup Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) SQL DBA
4 3 (8.57%) Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (5.71%) ArcSight Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared DBA
5 2 (5.71%) Server Support
5 2 (5.71%) Service Operations Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) SIEM Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Test Automation Developer
6 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) .NET
2 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
2 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
3 3 (8.57%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (8.57%) NHibernate
3 3 (8.57%) REST
4 2 (5.71%) CSS
4 2 (5.71%) HTML
4 2 (5.71%) Swing
5 1 (2.86%) Akka
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.86%) CSS3
5 1 (2.86%) HTML5
5 1 (2.86%) jQuery
5 1 (2.86%) Kafka
5 1 (2.86%) Play Framework
5 1 (2.86%) Regular Expression
5 1 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.86%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Clustering
2 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Windows
2 16 (45.71%) Windows Server
3 15 (42.86%) Linux
4 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.86%) CoreOS
6 1 (2.86%) Debian
6 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) ITIL
2 6 (17.14%) Data Centre Operations
3 4 (11.43%) Change Management
3 4 (11.43%) MVC
3 4 (11.43%) SIEM
4 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.57%) MapReduce
4 3 (8.57%) Test Scripting
5 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.71%) Load Testing
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.86%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Data Management
6 1 (2.86%) Scrum
6 1 (2.86%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) C#
2 4 (11.43%) Java
3 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.71%) Python
4 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.86%) C++
4 1 (2.86%) PHP
4 1 (2.86%) R
4 1 (2.86%) Ruby
4 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) ISEB
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (34.29%) Hyper-V
2 3 (8.57%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.71%) vSphere
4 1 (2.86%) Docker
4 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (31.43%) Failover Clustering
1 11 (31.43%) Simpana
2 3 (8.57%) ArcSight ESM
3 2 (5.71%) Puppet
4 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.86%) Mesos
4 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.86%) SCCM
4 1 (2.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (34.29%) CommVault
3 10 (28.57%) Dell Compellent
4 5 (14.29%) VMware
5 4 (11.43%) ArcSight
6 2 (5.71%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 2 (5.71%) BT
6 2 (5.71%) Ericsson
6 2 (5.71%) HP
6 2 (5.71%) Huawei
6 2 (5.71%) Nokia
6 2 (5.71%) Nokia Networks
6 2 (5.71%) Siemens
7 1 (2.86%) arcserve
7 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco
7 1 (2.86%) Google
7 1 (2.86%) Juniper
7 1 (2.86%) NetCracker
7 1 (2.86%) Symantec