The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 12 3
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL 35 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 17.16% 7.89% 16.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.23% 23.68% 36.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 7 9
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£350 £280 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £386 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £41.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £22.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -21.05%
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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
94 38 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 46.08% 33.33% 46.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 26 28
Average daily rate £350 £285 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -0.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £188 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 8
Average hourly rate £35.00 £21.46 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.13% -46.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 24 November 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 24 November 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 30 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (43.33%) Oracle
3 24 (40.00%) UNIX
4 23 (38.33%) Linux
5 20 (33.33%) C#
6 19 (31.67%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 18 (30.00%) ETL
8 17 (28.33%) MS Excel
8 17 (28.33%) MySQL
9 16 (26.67%) MS Office
9 16 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (26.67%) Telecoms
9 16 (26.67%) Requirements Analysis
10 15 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
10 15 (25.00%) MS Visio
10 15 (25.00%) Business Objects
10 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 15 (25.00%) HTML
11 14 (23.33%) Perl
11 14 (23.33%) jQuery
12 13 (21.67%) CSS
13 12 (20.00%) XML
13 12 (20.00%) .NET
13 12 (20.00%) Greenplum
14 11 (18.33%) Performance Tuning
14 11 (18.33%) Windows
14 11 (18.33%) MVC
15 10 (16.67%) Validation
15 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 5 (8.33%) IIS
2 2 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.67%) JBoss
3 1 (1.67%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (28.33%) MS Excel
2 16 (26.67%) MS Office
3 15 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
2 9 (15.00%) LTE
2 9 (15.00%) 3G
2 9 (15.00%) 2G
3 7 (11.67%) Telnet
3 7 (11.67%) SNMP
4 5 (8.33%) DNS
4 5 (8.33%) DHCP
5 4 (6.67%) WAN
5 4 (6.67%) LAN
5 4 (6.67%) SAN
5 4 (6.67%) 4G
6 3 (5.00%) GSM
6 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.33%) HSDPA
7 2 (3.33%) IP Telephony
7 2 (3.33%) HSUPA
7 2 (3.33%) PBX
7 2 (3.33%) 3GPP
7 2 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.67%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (28.33%) MySQL
3 16 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (15.00%) Oracle Database
6 7 (11.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
10 3 (5.00%) BusinessObjects XI
10 3 (5.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (3.33%) Data Mining
11 2 (3.33%) RDBMS
11 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (1.67%) SAP BW
12 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (1.67%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (10.00%) Subversion
3 5 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.67%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (5.00%) Maven
5 3 (5.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.33%) Ant
6 2 (3.33%) Selenium
6 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.33%) Hudson
7 1 (1.67%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.33%) Finance
3 4 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (66.67%) Developer
2 10 (16.67%) Database Developer
3 5 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 5 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 4 (6.67%) DBA
4 4 (6.67%) Architect
4 4 (6.67%) SQL Developer
5 3 (5.00%) SQL DBA
5 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (5.00%) Applications Support
5 3 (5.00%) Ruby Developer
6 2 (3.33%) VoIP Specialist
6 2 (3.33%) Designer
6 2 (3.33%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (3.33%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (3.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.00%) HTML
2 14 (23.33%) jQuery
3 13 (21.67%) CSS
4 12 (20.00%) XML
4 12 (20.00%) .NET
5 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (10.00%) REST
7 5 (8.33%) Web Services
7 5 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 5 (8.33%) SOAP
7 5 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (8.33%) Spring
7 5 (8.33%) Ajax
8 4 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (6.67%) XHTML
8 4 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (5.00%) JSON
10 2 (3.33%) Hibernate
10 2 (3.33%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.33%) Visualisation
2 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.33%) IVR
2 2 (3.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.67%) Online Games
3 1 (1.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.00%) UNIX
2 23 (38.33%) Linux
3 11 (18.33%) Windows
4 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) ETL
2 16 (26.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 11 (18.33%) MVC
3 11 (18.33%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (16.67%) Validation
4 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (13.33%) Configuration Management
6 7 (11.67%) Dimensional Modelling
7 6 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 6 (10.00%) Scrum
8 4 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.67%) Web Accessibility
8 4 (6.67%) OWASP
8 4 (6.67%) Game Development
9 3 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (5.00%) Migration
10 2 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.33%) Code Coverage
10 2 (3.33%) ITIL
10 2 (3.33%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.33%) C#
2 18 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (23.33%) Perl
4 10 (16.67%) Java
5 7 (11.67%) C++
5 7 (11.67%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.67%) PL/SQL
6 4 (6.67%) Ruby
7 2 (3.33%) Python
7 2 (3.33%) C
8 1 (1.67%) VBScript
8 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) CCNA
1 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.33%) Degree
1 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) WAI
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 30 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (43.33%) Oracle
3 15 (25.00%) Business Objects
4 12 (20.00%) Greenplum
5 9 (15.00%) Huawei
5 9 (15.00%) Ericsson
6 8 (13.33%) Nortel
6 8 (13.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 4 (6.67%) Talend
8 3 (5.00%) VMware
9 2 (3.33%) Mapinfo
9 2 (3.33%) Cisco
10 1 (1.67%) IBM
10 1 (1.67%) Adobe
10 1 (1.67%) SAP
10 1 (1.67%) Sybase
10 1 (1.67%) Twitter
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