The table below looks at the statistics 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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL 19 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 18.63% 26.92% 15.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 54.29% 70.00% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 4
Average daily rate
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£363 £175 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+107.14% -41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £168 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £470 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.88 £23.48 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+10.20% -8.74%
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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 Hemel Hempstead region.

Programming Languages Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
35 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 34.31% 38.46% 20.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 14 6
Average daily rate £359 £175 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+105.00% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £113 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £610 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 15 September 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 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
1 11 (45.83%) .NET
1 11 (45.83%) HTML
1 11 (45.83%) CSS
2 9 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 8 (33.33%) jQuery
3 8 (33.33%) C#
3 8 (33.33%) HTML5
3 8 (33.33%) CSS3
4 7 (29.17%) CMS
5 6 (25.00%) JSON
5 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (25.00%) Windows
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
6 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
6 5 (20.83%) Content Management
7 4 (16.67%) Statistics
7 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.67%) Degree
7 4 (16.67%) Resource Management
7 4 (16.67%) QA
7 4 (16.67%) ITIL
7 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 4 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (16.67%) Internet
7 4 (16.67%) GPRS
7 4 (16.67%) VPN
7 4 (16.67%) Cisco
7 4 (16.67%) 4G

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 7 (29.17%) CMS
2 3 (12.50%) Joomla!
2 3 (12.50%) Drupal
2 3 (12.50%) WordPress
3 1 (4.17%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) GPRS
1 4 (16.67%) VPN
1 4 (16.67%) Internet
1 4 (16.67%) 4G
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Functional Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Functional Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Agile C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) HTML
1 11 (45.83%) .NET
1 11 (45.83%) CSS
2 8 (33.33%) jQuery
2 8 (33.33%) HTML5
2 8 (33.33%) CSS3
3 6 (25.00%) JSON
3 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (12.50%) XML
4 3 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.17%) Symfony
6 1 (4.17%) Backbone.js
6 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Statistics
1 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Content Management
2 4 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.50%) Scrum
3 3 (12.50%) MVC
3 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 3 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (12.50%) Usability Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Web Development
4 2 (8.33%) Functional Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (8.33%) ETL
4 2 (8.33%) Validation
5 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
2 8 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) MCSE
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Business Objects
3 2 (8.33%) HP
3 2 (8.33%) Sage
4 1 (4.17%) Zend