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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL 21 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 18.10% 10.78% 14.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.73% 30.56% 45.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 18
Average daily rate £300 £313 £296
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +5.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £239 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £451 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +1.78%
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
44 72 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 37.93% 35.29% 33.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 55 32
Average daily rate £375 £338 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £248 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £448 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Average hourly rate £41.25 £33.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.13% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, 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 24 (57.14%) Windows
2 23 (54.76%) Linux
3 18 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 18 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (30.95%) Hyper-V
5 13 (30.95%) SLA
6 12 (28.57%) ITIL
7 11 (26.19%) CommVault
7 11 (26.19%) Clustering
8 10 (23.81%) Java
8 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (23.81%) Simpana
9 9 (21.43%) Dell Compellent
9 9 (21.43%) SAN
10 7 (16.67%) JBoss
10 7 (16.67%) Data Centre
10 7 (16.67%) VMware
11 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations
11 6 (14.29%) Hadoop
11 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
11 6 (14.29%) C#
11 6 (14.29%) .NET
11 6 (14.29%) Project Management
11 6 (14.29%) Finance
12 5 (11.90%) XML
12 5 (11.90%) MySQL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 7 (16.67%) JBoss
2 3 (7.14%) Apache
2 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.76%) Apache Pig
3 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.38%) CMS
4 1 (2.38%) Drupal
4 1 (2.38%) IIS
4 1 (2.38%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.38%) nginx
4 1 (2.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.90%) MS Office
3 3 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.76%) SPSS
5 1 (2.38%) InfoPath
5 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) IaaS
2 1 (2.38%) PaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) SAN
2 4 (9.52%) PuTTY
3 3 (7.14%) 2G
3 3 (7.14%) 3G
3 3 (7.14%) FTP
3 3 (7.14%) Internet
3 3 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (7.14%) RNC
4 2 (4.76%) Firewall
5 1 (2.38%) DHCP
5 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.38%) GPRS
5 1 (2.38%) GSM
5 1 (2.38%) LAN
5 1 (2.38%) MPLS
5 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.38%) VoIP
5 1 (2.38%) WAN
5 1 (2.38%) Wireless
5 1 (2.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 5 (11.90%) MySQL
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (7.14%) Apache Accumulo
5 3 (7.14%) Apache Hive
5 3 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (7.14%) DTS
5 3 (7.14%) Essbase
5 3 (7.14%) MS Access
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (4.76%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.38%) Selenium
2 1 (2.38%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Billing
3 2 (4.76%) Games
4 1 (2.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Developer
2 4 (9.52%) Consultant
2 4 (9.52%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) .NET Developer
3 3 (7.14%) Administrator
3 3 (7.14%) Backup Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) DBA
3 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) OBIEE Consultant
3 3 (7.14%) Software Developer
3 3 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (4.76%) Agile Developer
4 2 (4.76%) Analyst
4 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
4 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared DBA
4 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
4 2 (4.76%) Server Support
4 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (4.76%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) .NET
2 5 (11.90%) HTML
2 5 (11.90%) XML
3 4 (9.52%) jQuery
4 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 3 (7.14%) ADO.NET
4 3 (7.14%) Ajax
4 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.14%) DHTML
4 3 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (7.14%) Razor View Engine
4 3 (7.14%) Swing
4 3 (7.14%) Web Services
4 3 (7.14%) WinForms
5 2 (4.76%) CSS
6 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.38%) HTML5
6 1 (2.38%) Reactive Extensions
6 1 (2.38%) Regular Expression
6 1 (2.38%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Clustering
2 7 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.38%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.38%) Kinect
5 1 (2.38%) Ontologies
5 1 (2.38%) Replication
5 1 (2.38%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.38%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (2.38%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 24 (57.14%) Windows
2 23 (54.76%) Linux
3 18 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.76%) Debian
7 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.38%) HPUX
8 1 (2.38%) Solaris
8 1 (2.38%) Unix
8 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.38%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) ITIL
2 6 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations
2 6 (14.29%) Project Management
3 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (9.52%) Load Testing
4 4 (9.52%) MapReduce
4 4 (9.52%) MVC
4 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (9.52%) Test Automation
4 4 (9.52%) Test Scripting
4 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
5 3 (7.14%) Database Tuning
5 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (7.14%) Line Management
5 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.76%) Integration Testing
6 2 (4.76%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (4.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) Java
2 6 (14.29%) C#
2 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
3 4 (9.52%) VB.NET
4 3 (7.14%) MapBasic
4 3 (7.14%) Perl
4 3 (7.14%) VBScript
5 2 (4.76%) Python
5 2 (4.76%) R
5 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.38%) Korn
6 1 (2.38%) PHP
6 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
1 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) ISEB
2 3 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.38%) HND
3 1 (2.38%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.95%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (30.95%) Hyper-V
2 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.90%) vSphere
4 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
5 2 (4.76%) KVM
6 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) Simpana
2 3 (7.14%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (2.38%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.38%) OPNET
3 1 (2.38%) Puppet
3 1 (2.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.19%) CommVault
3 9 (21.43%) Dell Compellent
4 7 (16.67%) VMware
5 3 (7.14%) Ericsson
5 3 (7.14%) Huawei
5 3 (7.14%) Hyperion
5 3 (7.14%) Mapinfo
5 3 (7.14%) Nokia
5 3 (7.14%) Nortel
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle
6 2 (4.76%) arcserve
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco
6 2 (4.76%) Citrix
6 2 (4.76%) HP
6 2 (4.76%) Veeam
7 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.38%) Siemens
7 1 (2.38%) Symantec
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