The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 7 20 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 7.45% 20.00% 21.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.14% 38.46% 53.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 13
Median daily rate £325 £265 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% -22.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £260 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £339 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £33.02 £25.88
% change year-on-year
-16.71% +27.61%
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
29 52 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 30.85% 52.00% 40.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 31 36
Median daily rate £375 £315 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -18.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £380 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £33.75 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for SQL.

1 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) C#
3 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (37.50%) MVC
3 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
5 4 (25.00%) CSS
5 4 (25.00%) HTML
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (18.75%) Web Development
6 3 (18.75%) NHibernate
6 3 (18.75%) jQuery
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (18.75%) SaaS
6 3 (18.75%) HTML5
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (18.75%) REST
6 3 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 2 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Drupal
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) SaaS
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (6.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (6.25%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (6.25%) Google App Engine
3 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (6.25%) Heroku
3 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) 3G
2 1 (6.25%) 2G
2 1 (6.25%) GSM
2 1 (6.25%) LTE
2 1 (6.25%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) Skype
2 1 (6.25%) VoIP
2 1 (6.25%) WCDMA
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (12.50%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (6.25%) Couchbase
4 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.25%) DTS
4 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) CircleCI
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
1 1 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (6.25%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) DBA
3 4 (25.00%) SQL DBA
4 3 (18.75%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Junior
5 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior DBA
5 2 (12.50%) Junior SQL DBA
5 2 (12.50%) Junior SQL Server DBA
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Network Performance Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) RAN Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) RAN Performance Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
4 4 (25.00%) CSS
4 4 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (18.75%) HTML5
5 3 (18.75%) jQuery
5 3 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (18.75%) NHibernate
5 3 (18.75%) REST
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
7 1 (6.25%) Akka
7 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
7 1 (6.25%) Apache Camel
7 1 (6.25%) CSS3
7 1 (6.25%) Kafka
7 1 (6.25%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
1 2 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Statistics
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) CoreOS
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (18.75%) Web Development
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.25%) ETL
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.25%) Use Case
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Mesos
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Ericsson
1 2 (12.50%) Huawei
1 2 (12.50%) Nokia
2 1 (6.25%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (6.25%) Arqiva
2 1 (6.25%) Avaya
2 1 (6.25%) BT
2 1 (6.25%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) Mapinfo
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) NetCracker
2 1 (6.25%) Nokia Networks
2 1 (6.25%) Siemens
2 1 (6.25%) Sun
2 1 (6.25%) Talend
2 1 (6.25%) Telindus
2 1 (6.25%) TIBCO
2 1 (6.25%) Virgin Media
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) ZTE