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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 19 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL 4 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.23% 16.81% 9.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.76% 44.44% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 13
Median daily rate £463 £228 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+103.29% -20.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £24.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+55.10% -14.60%

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 45 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 33.06% 37.82% 33.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 57
Median daily rate £431 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £228 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £540 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 1
Median hourly rate £15.25 £42.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.11% +26.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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 20 February 2017, 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 8 (57.14%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (42.86%) XML
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) MySQL
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) Python
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle
5 4 (28.57%) MS Office
5 4 (28.57%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) Telnet
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Apache CXF
6 3 (21.43%) .NET
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 3 (21.43%) Apache
6 3 (21.43%) Unix
6 3 (21.43%) XSD
6 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
6 3 (21.43%) Regular Expression
6 3 (21.43%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (21.43%) Apache Camel
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
7 2 (14.29%) SOLID
7 2 (14.29%) Samsung
7 2 (14.29%) The Twelve-Factor App
7 2 (14.29%) logstash
7 2 (14.29%) OAuth2
7 2 (14.29%) Microservices
7 2 (14.29%) CQRS

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 3 (21.43%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
3 1 (7.14%) IBM Domino
3 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
3 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.14%) QuickPlace
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Radio Access Network
1 3 (21.43%) Telnet
2 2 (14.29%) 2G
2 2 (14.29%) 3G
2 2 (14.29%) DHCP
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) LTE
2 2 (14.29%) SNMP
3 1 (7.14%) FTP
3 1 (7.14%) GSM
3 1 (7.14%) Skype
3 1 (7.14%) SMTP
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (7.14%) DB2
3 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
2 2 (14.29%) Checkstyle
2 2 (14.29%) Cobertura
2 2 (14.29%) Maven
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) NetBeans
3 1 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Linux Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Python Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Database Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Domino Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) ETL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Lotus Notes Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) Apache Camel
2 3 (21.43%) Apache CXF
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
2 3 (21.43%) Regular Expression
2 3 (21.43%) XSD
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) JAX-RS
3 2 (14.29%) JSON
3 2 (14.29%) OAuth2
3 2 (14.29%) REST
3 2 (14.29%) SAML
3 2 (14.29%) SOAP
3 2 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware
4 1 (7.14%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Clustering
1 1 (7.14%) iSeries
1 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Unix
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
4 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (14.29%) CQRS
2 2 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (14.29%) ETL
2 2 (14.29%) Microservices
2 2 (14.29%) MVC
2 2 (14.29%) OWASP
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 2 (14.29%) Scrum
2 2 (14.29%) SOLID
2 2 (14.29%) TDD
2 2 (14.29%) The Twelve-Factor App
2 2 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) Prototyping
3 1 (7.14%) SDLC
3 1 (7.14%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) LotusScript
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) logstash
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Ericsson
3 2 (14.29%) Greenplum
3 2 (14.29%) Huawei
3 2 (14.29%) Nokia Networks
3 2 (14.29%) Nortel
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 2 (14.29%) Samsung
3 2 (14.29%) Splunk
4 1 (7.14%) Avaya
4 1 (7.14%) Lotus
4 1 (7.14%) Sophos
4 1 (7.14%) Talend
4 1 (7.14%) TIBCO