The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Hemel Hempstead 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 12 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL 5 8 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 7.69% 15.38% 32.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 55.56% 40.00% 68.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Average daily rate £305 £280 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £244 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £296 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +10.00%
Programming Languages Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9 20 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 13.85% 38.46% 47.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 10
Average daily rate £360 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £39.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
SQL
Hertfordshire

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Hemel Hempstead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Hemel Hempstead region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Hemel Hempstead region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) CMS
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Military
3 1 (14.29%) Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) SSADM
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) CSS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 (28.57%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Portal
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) SAP BW
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Business Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Report Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) CSS3
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Web Design
2 1 (14.29%) Content Management
2 1 (14.29%) Logistics
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
2 1 (14.29%) SAP