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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 27 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 13.37% 10.16% 9.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.34% 37.14% 34.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 9
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£320 £262 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.13% -12.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £375 £432
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 £27.20 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -9.33%
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
89 35 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 44.06% 27.34% 29.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 24 25
Average daily rate £350 £280 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £375 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 10
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.41 £37.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.18% -40.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 December 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 December 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 (50.85%) Microsoft
2 27 (45.76%) Oracle
3 24 (40.68%) UNIX
4 23 (38.98%) Linux
5 20 (33.90%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (32.20%) C#
6 19 (32.20%) ETL
7 18 (30.51%) MS Excel
7 18 (30.51%) JavaScript
7 18 (30.51%) Radio Access Network
8 17 (28.81%) Requirements Analysis
8 17 (28.81%) Perl
8 17 (28.81%) SQL Server
8 17 (28.81%) MS Office
8 17 (28.81%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (28.81%) Telecoms
9 16 (27.12%) MS Visio
9 16 (27.12%) Business Objects
9 16 (27.12%) MySQL
10 15 (25.42%) HTML
11 13 (22.03%) XML
11 13 (22.03%) Windows
11 13 (22.03%) jQuery
11 13 (22.03%) Performance Tuning
12 12 (20.34%) Greenplum
12 12 (20.34%) CSS
13 11 (18.64%) .NET
13 11 (18.64%) 2G
13 11 (18.64%) Validation
13 11 (18.64%) Ericsson

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (8.47%) IIS
2 2 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.69%) JBoss
3 1 (1.69%) Apache
3 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (30.51%) MS Excel
2 17 (28.81%) MS Office
3 16 (27.12%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (30.51%) Radio Access Network
2 11 (18.64%) LTE
2 11 (18.64%) 3G
2 11 (18.64%) 2G
3 7 (11.86%) Telnet
3 7 (11.86%) SNMP
4 6 (10.17%) DNS
4 6 (10.17%) DHCP
5 4 (6.78%) WAN
5 4 (6.78%) LAN
5 4 (6.78%) SAN
5 4 (6.78%) 4G
6 3 (5.08%) GSM
6 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.39%) HSDPA
7 2 (3.39%) IP Telephony
7 2 (3.39%) HSUPA
7 2 (3.39%) PBX
7 2 (3.39%) 3GPP
7 2 (3.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.90%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (28.81%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (28.81%) SQL Server
3 16 (27.12%) MySQL
4 9 (15.25%) Oracle Database
5 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
7 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (5.08%) BusinessObjects XI
8 3 (5.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (3.39%) DTS
9 2 (3.39%) Data Mining
9 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
9 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.69%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (10.17%) Subversion
3 5 (8.47%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.78%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (5.08%) Maven
5 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.39%) Ant
6 2 (3.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (3.39%) Hudson
7 1 (1.69%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.69%) Selenium
General
1 17 (28.81%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.47%) Finance
3 3 (5.08%) Games
4 1 (1.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 39 (66.10%) Developer
2 11 (18.64%) Database Developer
3 5 (8.47%) C# Developer
3 5 (8.47%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (6.78%) .NET Developer
4 4 (6.78%) DBA
4 4 (6.78%) SQL Developer
5 3 (5.08%) SQL DBA
5 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (5.08%) Architect
5 3 (5.08%) Java Developer
5 3 (5.08%) RAN Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Ruby Developer
6 2 (3.39%) VoIP Specialist
6 2 (3.39%) Designer
6 2 (3.39%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (3.39%) Software Developer
6 2 (3.39%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.42%) HTML
2 13 (22.03%) XML
2 13 (22.03%) jQuery
3 12 (20.34%) CSS
4 11 (18.64%) .NET
5 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET
6 6 (10.17%) .NET Framework
7 5 (8.47%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (8.47%) Ajax
7 5 (8.47%) Web Services
7 5 (8.47%) REST
8 4 (6.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (6.78%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (6.78%) Spring
8 4 (6.78%) XHTML
8 4 (6.78%) SOAP
9 3 (5.08%) JSON
10 2 (3.39%) Hibernate
10 2 (3.39%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) Visualisation
2 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.39%) IVR
3 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.69%) Online Games
3 1 (1.69%) FMCG
3 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.68%) UNIX
2 23 (38.98%) Linux
3 13 (22.03%) Windows
4 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) ETL
2 17 (28.81%) Requirements Analysis
3 13 (22.03%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (18.64%) Validation
5 9 (15.25%) MVC
6 8 (13.56%) Configuration Management
6 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (13.56%) Dimensional Modelling
7 6 (10.17%) Performance Management
8 5 (8.47%) Scrum
9 4 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (6.78%) OWASP
9 4 (6.78%) Web Accessibility
10 3 (5.08%) Game Development
11 2 (3.39%) Test Strategy
11 2 (3.39%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (3.39%) Analytics
11 2 (3.39%) Master Data Management
11 2 (3.39%) Test Automation
11 2 (3.39%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.20%) C#
2 18 (30.51%) JavaScript
3 17 (28.81%) Perl
4 9 (15.25%) Java
5 8 (13.56%) T-SQL
6 7 (11.86%) C++
7 4 (6.78%) PL/SQL
7 4 (6.78%) Ruby
8 2 (3.39%) C
8 2 (3.39%) VBScript
8 2 (3.39%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.39%) Python
9 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) CCNA
1 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) ISEB
2 1 (1.69%) HNC
2 1 (1.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) WAI
2 1 (1.69%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (50.85%) Microsoft
2 27 (45.76%) Oracle
3 16 (27.12%) Business Objects
4 12 (20.34%) Greenplum
5 11 (18.64%) Ericsson
6 10 (16.95%) Nortel
6 10 (16.95%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 9 (15.25%) Huawei
8 5 (8.47%) VMware
9 4 (6.78%) Talend
10 2 (3.39%) Nokia
10 2 (3.39%) Mapinfo
10 2 (3.39%) Cisco
11 1 (1.69%) IBM
11 1 (1.69%) SAP
11 1 (1.69%) Adobe
11 1 (1.69%) HP
11 1 (1.69%) Dell
11 1 (1.69%) Citrix
11 1 (1.69%) 3PAR