The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 9 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 10.11% 23.29% 16.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.00% 45.95% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 3
Average daily rate
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£338 £300 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £239 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £375 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £28.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.20 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -9.33%
SQL
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region.

Programming Languages Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20 37 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 22.47% 50.68% 54.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 12
Average daily rate £363 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £225 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £415 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 £39.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.79% +11.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in High Wycombe

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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 8 (36.36%) Finance
1 8 (36.36%) QA
1 8 (36.36%) Test Management
2 6 (27.27%) ISTQB
2 6 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (27.27%) ISEB
3 5 (22.73%) Integration Testing
4 4 (18.18%) JIRA
4 4 (18.18%) CRM
4 4 (18.18%) Java
4 4 (18.18%) .NET
4 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle
5 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
5 3 (13.64%) C
5 3 (13.64%) C#
5 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.64%) LoadRunner
5 3 (13.64%) Selenium
5 3 (13.64%) QlikView
5 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
5 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Banking
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (13.64%) Test Planning
5 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
5 3 (13.64%) Performance Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Telecoms

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Summit
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
1 1 (4.55%) DHCP
1 1 (4.55%) VPN
1 1 (4.55%) SAN
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) QlikView
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) JIRA
2 3 (13.64%) Selenium
2 3 (13.64%) LoadRunner
3 2 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Billing
3 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Test Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Test Manager
4 3 (13.64%) QA Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Tester
5 2 (9.09%) Quality Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.55%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) jQuery
2 2 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (9.09%) CSS
2 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.55%) JSON
3 1 (4.55%) WCF
3 1 (4.55%) LINQ
3 1 (4.55%) SOAP
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) WinForms
3 1 (4.55%) Ajax
3 1 (4.55%) REST
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (4.55%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) iPad
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) EPoS
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Test Management
2 6 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Integration Testing
4 4 (18.18%) CRM
5 3 (13.64%) Performance Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) Test Planning
5 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
5 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 2 (9.09%) Functional Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
6 2 (9.09%) MVC
7 1 (4.55%) Scrum
7 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) C
2 3 (13.64%) C#
2 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) VBScript
4 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) ISEB
1 6 (27.27%) ISTQB
2 3 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.55%) XenApp
1 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) Juniper
3 1 (4.55%) NetApp
3 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
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