The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Guildford region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL 19 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 14.96% 11.80% 17.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.30% 22.89% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £250 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £430 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £54.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +54.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Programming Languages Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
46 83 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 36.22% 51.55% 47.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 46 24
Average daily rate £325 £323 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% +9.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £158 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 11
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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 31 July 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 31 July 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 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 12 (35.29%) Oracle
3 11 (32.35%) Java
3 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
4 10 (29.41%) Linux
5 9 (26.47%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (26.47%) XML
5 9 (26.47%) C#
5 9 (26.47%) MySQL
5 9 (26.47%) Telecoms
5 9 (26.47%) REST
6 8 (23.53%) Radio Access Network
6 8 (23.53%) MS Office
6 8 (23.53%) .NET
6 8 (23.53%) UNIX
7 7 (20.59%) MS Visio
7 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
7 7 (20.59%) ETL
7 7 (20.59%) Web Services
7 7 (20.59%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (20.59%) LTE
8 6 (17.65%) Huawei
8 6 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
8 6 (17.65%) Business Objects
8 6 (17.65%) SOAP
9 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
9 5 (14.71%) Perl
9 5 (14.71%) Telnet
9 5 (14.71%) Ericsson

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (5.88%) Confluence
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
2 8 (23.53%) MS Office
3 7 (20.59%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.94%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) Radio Access Network
2 7 (20.59%) LTE
3 5 (14.71%) 2G
3 5 (14.71%) SNMP
3 5 (14.71%) 3G
3 5 (14.71%) Telnet
4 3 (8.82%) DNS
4 3 (8.82%) DHCP
5 2 (5.88%) HSUPA
5 2 (5.88%) HSDPA
5 2 (5.88%) GSM
5 2 (5.88%) 3GPP
5 2 (5.88%) WCDMA
6 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.94%) SAN
6 1 (2.94%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) MySQL
1 9 (26.47%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (20.59%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (11.76%) Data Mining
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (11.76%) Big Data
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.88%) Apache Accumulo
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.88%) DB2
5 2 (5.88%) MS Access
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.94%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.88%) JIRA
2 2 (5.88%) Selenium
2 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.94%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.94%) Maven
3 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (26.47%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Developer
2 5 (14.71%) Analyst
2 5 (14.71%) Database Developer
2 5 (14.71%) Java Developer
3 4 (11.76%) .NET Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Test Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Applications Support
4 3 (8.82%) Data Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Data Integrity Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Information Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Perl Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) ETL Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) XML
1 9 (26.47%) REST
2 8 (23.53%) .NET
3 7 (20.59%) Web Services
4 6 (17.65%) SOAP
5 5 (14.71%) Spring
6 4 (11.76%) WCF
6 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
7 3 (8.82%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (5.88%) Kafka
8 2 (5.88%) Silverlight
8 2 (5.88%) LINQ
8 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (5.88%) HTML5
8 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (5.88%) HTML
8 2 (5.88%) JDBC
8 2 (5.88%) XSD
8 2 (5.88%) Swing
8 2 (5.88%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
1 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.88%) Open Source
2 1 (2.94%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.94%) NHS
2 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Linux
2 8 (23.53%) UNIX
3 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) ETL
2 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
2 6 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (14.71%) Validation
3 5 (14.71%) Scrum
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.76%) MVC
4 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.82%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (8.82%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (8.82%) Analytics
5 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.82%) Performance Management
5 3 (8.82%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (5.88%) Cyber Security
6 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) Java
2 9 (26.47%) C#
3 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (14.71%) Perl
4 4 (11.76%) C++
5 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.94%) Python
6 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) ISEB
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Puppet
1 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 12 (35.29%) Oracle
3 6 (17.65%) Business Objects
3 6 (17.65%) Huawei
4 5 (14.71%) Greenplum
4 5 (14.71%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 5 (14.71%) Nortel
4 5 (14.71%) Ericsson
5 3 (8.82%) Talend
6 2 (5.88%) Mapinfo
7 1 (2.94%) IBM
7 1 (2.94%) Sybase
7 1 (2.94%) Twitter
Guildford, Surrey
Comvergent Limited
Rate: Excellent daily rate
Posted: 6 days ago