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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 20 4
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Contract jobs citing SQL 36 14 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 18.37% 6.36% 15.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 21.88% 37.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 19
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £342 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +20.48%
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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
72 64 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 36.73% 29.09% 41.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 39 40
Average daily rate £325 £361 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.03% +15.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 8
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +27.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £33.50 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £33.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015, 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 16 (29.09%) Oracle
2 14 (25.45%) Perl
2 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.45%) Telecoms
2 14 (25.45%) Radio Access Network
3 13 (23.64%) LTE
3 13 (23.64%) C#
3 13 (23.64%) .NET
4 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (20.00%) Windows
4 11 (20.00%) 3G
4 11 (20.00%) Nortel
4 11 (20.00%) Ericsson
4 11 (20.00%) Nokia
4 11 (20.00%) 2G
4 11 (20.00%) VMware
4 11 (20.00%) NSN NetAct
4 11 (20.00%) Network Planning
4 11 (20.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 11 (20.00%) Oracle Cash Management
5 9 (16.36%) ETL
6 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (12.73%) HNC
7 7 (12.73%) HND
7 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET
7 7 (12.73%) Electronics
8 6 (10.91%) Scrum
8 6 (10.91%) Mapinfo
8 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (10.91%) SAN

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
1 4 (7.27%) SAS
2 3 (5.45%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.64%) Orchard CMS
4 1 (1.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.82%) CMS
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.82%) IIS
4 1 (1.82%) JBoss
4 1 (1.82%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.27%) SPSS
3 3 (5.45%) MS Office
4 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.45%) Radio Access Network
2 13 (23.64%) LTE
3 11 (20.00%) 3G
3 11 (20.00%) 2G
4 6 (10.91%) SAN
4 6 (10.91%) GSM
4 6 (10.91%) UMTS
5 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.27%) DNS
6 3 (5.45%) Firewall
7 2 (3.64%) VPN
7 2 (3.64%) DHCP
7 2 (3.64%) NAS
7 2 (3.64%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (1.82%) FTP
8 1 (1.82%) VoIP
8 1 (1.82%) SMTP
8 1 (1.82%) IPsec
8 1 (1.82%) SSL
8 1 (1.82%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.27%) Data Mining
4 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.64%) MySQL
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.82%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (1.82%) Cognos Transformer
7 1 (1.82%) Big Data
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.82%) DTS
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.82%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.82%) Toad
2 1 (1.82%) Maven
2 1 (1.82%) Selenium
2 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (25.45%) Telecoms
2 7 (12.73%) Electronics
3 5 (9.09%) Finance
3 5 (9.09%) Games
4 4 (7.27%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 13 (23.64%) Developer
2 9 (16.36%) RAN Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Configuration Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) RAN Configuration Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Administrator
5 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Data Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Customer Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Insight Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Customer Insight Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Insight Data Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) SQL DBA
6 3 (5.45%) Database Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Server Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) DBA
7 2 (3.64%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) RF Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.64%) .NET
2 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET
3 5 (9.09%) CSS
4 4 (7.27%) HTML
5 3 (5.45%) jQuery
6 2 (3.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (3.64%) Web Services
6 2 (3.64%) XML
6 2 (3.64%) Middleware
6 2 (3.64%) WinForms
7 1 (1.82%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.82%) Spring
7 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.82%) JSON
7 1 (1.82%) WCF
7 1 (1.82%) WPF
7 1 (1.82%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Data Extraction
2 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Replication
3 2 (3.64%) Clustering
3 2 (3.64%) Online Games
4 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.00%) Windows
2 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.27%) Linux
3 4 (7.27%) UNIX
4 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.00%) Network Planning
2 9 (16.36%) ETL
3 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (10.91%) Scrum
4 6 (10.91%) Monte Carlo Method
4 6 (10.91%) Analytics
4 6 (10.91%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (9.09%) MVC
5 5 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
6 4 (7.27%) CHAID
6 4 (7.27%) Customer Analytics
6 4 (7.27%) Customer Insight
6 4 (7.27%) Data Analytics
6 4 (7.27%) Data Architecture
6 4 (7.27%) Propensity Modelling
7 3 (5.45%) Migration
7 3 (5.45%) TDD
7 3 (5.45%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (3.64%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.45%) Perl
2 13 (23.64%) C#
3 6 (10.91%) T-SQL
4 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.27%) R
6 3 (5.45%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.64%) VBA
7 2 (3.64%) MapBasic
7 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.82%) Java
8 1 (1.82%) VBScript
8 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) HNC
1 7 (12.73%) HND
2 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.64%) MCTS
5 2 (3.64%) MCITP
5 2 (3.64%) Degree
5 2 (3.64%) MCSE
5 2 (3.64%) MCDBA
5 2 (3.64%) CCNA
5 2 (3.64%) MCP
5 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.82%) CCDA
6 1 (1.82%) MCSA
6 1 (1.82%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
1 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.45%) vSphere
3 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.82%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.82%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.82%) UAG
Systems Management
1 11 (20.00%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (3.64%) ARCserve
2 2 (3.64%) SCCM
3 1 (1.82%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (29.09%) Oracle
2 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
3 11 (20.00%) Nortel
3 11 (20.00%) Ericsson
3 11 (20.00%) Nokia
3 11 (20.00%) VMware
3 11 (20.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 6 (10.91%) Mapinfo
5 5 (9.09%) Citrix
6 4 (7.27%) HP
7 2 (3.64%) Dell
7 2 (3.64%) Business Objects
7 2 (3.64%) 3PAR
7 2 (3.64%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.82%) Altiris
8 1 (1.82%) Cognos
8 1 (1.82%) Cisco
8 1 (1.82%) IBM
8 1 (1.82%) EMC
8 1 (1.82%) Adobe