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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 18 8
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Contract jobs citing SQL 33 11 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 20.00% 5.88% 14.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 57.89% 20.37% 31.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 17
Average daily rate
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£323 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £326 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £346 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £48.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-29.68% +16.36%
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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
57 54 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 34.55% 28.88% 45.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 35 47
Average daily rate £325 £369 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.86% +15.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 13
Average hourly rate - £33.50 £43.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%

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 29 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 29 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 15 (28.30%) Telecoms
2 13 (24.53%) Oracle
2 13 (24.53%) LTE
3 12 (22.64%) Radio Access Network
3 12 (22.64%) C#
3 12 (22.64%) Perl
3 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
4 11 (20.75%) Nortel
4 11 (20.75%) .NET
4 11 (20.75%) Windows
4 11 (20.75%) 2G
4 11 (20.75%) VMware
4 11 (20.75%) Ericsson
4 11 (20.75%) Nokia
4 11 (20.75%) 3G
4 11 (20.75%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 11 (20.75%) Oracle Cash Management
4 11 (20.75%) NSN NetAct
4 11 (20.75%) Network Planning
5 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
6 7 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (13.21%) NoSQL
6 7 (13.21%) Analytics
6 7 (13.21%) T-SQL
6 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET
6 7 (13.21%) HNC
6 7 (13.21%) HND
6 7 (13.21%) Active Directory
6 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (7.55%) SAS
1 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.77%) Orchard CMS
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.89%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) SPSS
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (20.75%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.53%) LTE
2 12 (22.64%) Radio Access Network
3 11 (20.75%) 2G
3 11 (20.75%) 3G
4 6 (11.32%) GSM
4 6 (11.32%) UMTS
5 5 (9.43%) SAN
6 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
6 4 (7.55%) DNS
7 3 (5.66%) Firewall
8 2 (3.77%) VPN
8 2 (3.77%) DHCP
8 2 (3.77%) NAS
8 2 (3.77%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (1.89%) FTP
9 1 (1.89%) VoIP
9 1 (1.89%) SMTP
9 1 (1.89%) SSL
9 1 (1.89%) IPsec
9 1 (1.89%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.21%) NoSQL
3 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (9.43%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (7.55%) Data Mining
4 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.77%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.77%) Big Data
5 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.89%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (1.89%) Cognos Transformer
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.89%) MySQL
6 1 (1.89%) DTS
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.89%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.89%) Selenium
2 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.89%) Toad
General
1 15 (28.30%) Telecoms
2 7 (13.21%) Electronics
3 5 (9.43%) Games
4 4 (7.55%) Finance
4 4 (7.55%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 11 (20.75%) Developer
2 9 (16.98%) RAN Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Configuration Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) RAN Configuration Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) Administrator
5 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Data Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Server Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Customer Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Insight Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Customer Insight Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Insight Data Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) DBA
6 3 (5.66%) SQL DBA
7 2 (3.77%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.77%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.77%) RF Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.75%) .NET
2 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.55%) CSS
3 4 (7.55%) HTML
4 2 (3.77%) WinForms
4 2 (3.77%) Middleware
4 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.77%) jQuery
4 2 (3.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.89%) Reactive Extensions
5 1 (1.89%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (1.89%) Task Parallel Library
5 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (1.89%) Sass
5 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.89%) ADO.NET
5 1 (1.89%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Data Extraction
2 2 (3.77%) Replication
2 2 (3.77%) Clustering
2 2 (3.77%) Online Games
2 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.75%) Windows
2 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.77%) UNIX
4 2 (3.77%) Linux
4 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) Network Planning
2 7 (13.21%) Analytics
3 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (11.32%) ETL
3 6 (11.32%) Monte Carlo Method
4 5 (9.43%) Data Modelling
4 5 (9.43%) MVC
4 5 (9.43%) Scrum
5 4 (7.55%) CHAID
5 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
5 4 (7.55%) Data Architecture
5 4 (7.55%) System Testing
5 4 (7.55%) BPMN
5 4 (7.55%) Requirements Management
5 4 (7.55%) BPEL
5 4 (7.55%) SysML
5 4 (7.55%) Customer Insight
5 4 (7.55%) Data Analytics
5 4 (7.55%) SIEM
5 4 (7.55%) Customer Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.64%) C#
1 12 (22.64%) Perl
2 7 (13.21%) T-SQL
3 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.55%) R
4 2 (3.77%) MapBasic
4 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.77%) VBA
4 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.89%) C
5 1 (1.89%) VBScript
5 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) HNC
1 7 (13.21%) HND
2 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.77%) CCNA
5 2 (3.77%) MCP
5 2 (3.77%) MCDBA
5 2 (3.77%) MCSE
5 2 (3.77%) MCTS
5 2 (3.77%) MCITP
5 2 (3.77%) Degree
6 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.89%) MCSA
6 1 (1.89%) CCDA
6 1 (1.89%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (13.21%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.55%) vSphere
3 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.89%) UAG
4 1 (1.89%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (20.75%) NSN NetAct
2 3 (5.66%) ARCserve
3 2 (3.77%) SCCM
4 1 (1.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Oracle
2 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
3 11 (20.75%) Nortel
3 11 (20.75%) VMware
3 11 (20.75%) Ericsson
3 11 (20.75%) Nokia
3 11 (20.75%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 6 (11.32%) Mapinfo
4 6 (11.32%) HP
4 6 (11.32%) Citrix
5 4 (7.55%) ArcSight
6 3 (5.66%) Cisco
6 3 (5.66%) Dell
6 3 (5.66%) CA
6 3 (5.66%) Juniper
7 2 (3.77%) Blue Coat
7 2 (3.77%) Websense
7 2 (3.77%) EMC
7 2 (3.77%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.77%) 3PAR