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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 12 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 20 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 9.30% 13.14% 10.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.17% 41.07% 45.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 8
Average daily rate
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£275 £295 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.77% +3.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £240 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £448
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 £30.00 £27.20 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -1.09%
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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
71 56 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 33.02% 32.00% 21.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 34 18
Average daily rate £350 £295 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% +3.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £243 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £421 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Average hourly rate £33.50 - £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 27 February 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 27 February 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 24 (43.64%) Oracle
2 22 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (38.18%) Perl
4 20 (36.36%) Radio Access Network
5 19 (34.55%) JavaScript
5 19 (34.55%) C#
6 16 (29.09%) HTML
6 16 (29.09%) .NET
7 15 (27.27%) CSS
7 15 (27.27%) UNIX
7 15 (27.27%) Telecoms
7 15 (27.27%) 2G
7 15 (27.27%) Ericsson
7 15 (27.27%) 3G
8 14 (25.45%) SQL Server
8 14 (25.45%) Nortel
8 14 (25.45%) Linux
8 14 (25.45%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 13 (23.64%) jQuery
9 13 (23.64%) LTE
9 13 (23.64%) MS Excel
9 13 (23.64%) Windows
10 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 11 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (20.00%) Nokia
10 11 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (20.00%) Network Planning
10 11 (20.00%) NSN NetAct
10 11 (20.00%) Oracle Cash Management

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (9.09%) IIS
2 2 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.64%) Orchard CMS
3 1 (1.82%) CMS
3 1 (1.82%) JBoss
3 1 (1.82%) Apache
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (23.64%) MS Excel
2 10 (18.18%) MS Visio
3 8 (14.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (36.36%) Radio Access Network
2 15 (27.27%) 3G
2 15 (27.27%) 2G
3 13 (23.64%) LTE
4 4 (7.27%) SAN
4 4 (7.27%) LAN
4 4 (7.27%) WAN
5 3 (5.45%) DHCP
5 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.45%) DNS
5 3 (5.45%) 4G
6 2 (3.64%) IP Telephony
6 2 (3.64%) Telnet
6 2 (3.64%) SNMP
6 2 (3.64%) PBX
6 2 (3.64%) VoIP
7 1 (1.82%) FTP
7 1 (1.82%) GSM
7 1 (1.82%) NAS
7 1 (1.82%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.45%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (12.73%) MySQL
4 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database
5 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.64%) Big Data
7 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.64%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (3.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.64%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.82%) SAP BW
8 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.82%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Subversion
1 5 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.64%) Maven
4 2 (3.64%) Selenium
4 2 (3.64%) SpecFlow
4 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.82%) Ant
5 1 (1.82%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.82%) Hudson
5 1 (1.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 7 (12.73%) Electronics
2 7 (12.73%) Games
3 5 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (50.91%) Developer
2 9 (16.36%) RAN Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Configuration Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) RAN Configuration Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) C# Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Database Developer
5 5 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Ruby Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Architect
6 3 (5.45%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.64%) VoIP Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) VoIP Specialist
7 2 (3.64%) Designer
7 2 (3.64%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Databuild Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.09%) HTML
1 16 (29.09%) .NET
2 15 (27.27%) CSS
3 13 (23.64%) jQuery
4 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (10.91%) XML
5 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 4 (7.27%) XHTML
7 4 (7.27%) Ajax
7 4 (7.27%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (7.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (5.45%) REST
8 3 (5.45%) Web Services
9 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (3.64%) Reactive Extensions
9 2 (3.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (3.64%) Task Parallel Library
9 2 (3.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) Visualisation
2 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.64%) IVR
2 2 (3.64%) Online Games
3 1 (1.82%) FMCG
3 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.27%) UNIX
2 14 (25.45%) Linux
3 13 (23.64%) Windows
4 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (20.00%) Network Planning
2 10 (18.18%) ETL
2 10 (18.18%) MVC
3 9 (16.36%) Scrum
3 9 (16.36%) Requirements Analysis
4 8 (14.55%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (10.91%) Validation
6 5 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (7.27%) OWASP
7 4 (7.27%) Web Accessibility
7 4 (7.27%) TDD
7 4 (7.27%) Game Development
8 3 (5.45%) BDD
8 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.45%) Performance Management
8 3 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.64%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.18%) Perl
2 19 (34.55%) C#
2 19 (34.55%) JavaScript
3 8 (14.55%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.27%) C++
4 4 (7.27%) Java
4 4 (7.27%) Ruby
5 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.64%) Python
5 2 (3.64%) C
6 1 (1.82%) VBScript
6 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) HNC
1 7 (12.73%) HND
2 2 (3.64%) CCNA
2 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.64%) VCP4
3 1 (1.82%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) WAI
2 1 (1.82%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (20.00%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (43.64%) Oracle
2 22 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (27.27%) Ericsson
4 14 (25.45%) Nortel
4 14 (25.45%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 11 (20.00%) Nokia
6 8 (14.55%) Business Objects
7 5 (9.09%) VMware
7 5 (9.09%) Greenplum
8 3 (5.45%) Huawei
9 2 (3.64%) Cisco
10 1 (1.82%) IBM
10 1 (1.82%) SAP
10 1 (1.82%) Adobe
10 1 (1.82%) HP
10 1 (1.82%) Dell
10 1 (1.82%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.82%) Talend
10 1 (1.82%) Citrix