The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 High Wycombe 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 14 4
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Contract jobs citing SQL 22 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 24.18% 4.62% 16.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 68.75% 11.11% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 4
Average daily rate
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£225 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -12.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £350 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £350 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.41 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-8.79% +9.64%
Programming Languages Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
32 27 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 35.16% 41.54% 53.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 12
Average daily rate £300 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £260 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £438 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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 25 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in High Wycombe

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 10 (27.78%) Salesforce.com
1 10 (27.78%) Pharmaceutical
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
1 10 (27.78%) QlikView
2 9 (25.00%) QA
2 9 (25.00%) CRM
3 8 (22.22%) HTML
3 8 (22.22%) CSS
3 8 (22.22%) Data Integration
3 8 (22.22%) Data Management
3 8 (22.22%) iPad
4 7 (19.44%) Publishing
4 7 (19.44%) Java
4 7 (19.44%) C#
4 7 (19.44%) Cognos
4 7 (19.44%) Windows
4 7 (19.44%) XML
5 6 (16.67%) PHP
5 6 (16.67%) Project Management
5 6 (16.67%) jQuery
5 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (16.67%) Test Management
6 5 (13.89%) HTML5
6 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
6 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
6 5 (13.89%) MS Office
7 4 (11.11%) SAP
7 4 (11.11%) ITIL
7 4 (11.11%) Oracle
7 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 3 (8.33%) CMS
2 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) Documentum
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Summit
1 1 (2.78%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) QlikView
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.11%) Big Data
4 2 (5.56%) MySQL
4 2 (5.56%) PowerCenter
5 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (5.56%) Selenium
2 1 (2.78%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) XMLUnit
2 1 (2.78%) PHPUnit
2 1 (2.78%) PhoneGap
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (27.78%) Pharmaceutical
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 7 (19.44%) Publishing
3 4 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Analyst
2 12 (33.33%) Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Web Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 4 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Front-End Web Developer
6 3 (8.33%) QA Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Software Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) UAT Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) HTML
1 8 (22.22%) CSS
2 7 (19.44%) XML
3 6 (16.67%) jQuery
4 5 (13.89%) HTML5
5 4 (11.11%) Sass
6 3 (8.33%) Web Services
7 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (2.78%) REST
7 1 (2.78%) CSS3
7 1 (2.78%) Laravel
7 1 (2.78%) Mustache
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.78%) SOAP
7 1 (2.78%) LAMP
7 1 (2.78%) WinForms
7 1 (2.78%) Ajax
7 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Data Integration
1 8 (22.22%) iPad
2 2 (5.56%) CMDB
3 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.78%) iPhone
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) CRM
2 8 (22.22%) Data Management
3 6 (16.67%) Project Management
3 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.67%) Test Management
4 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (11.11%) Analytics
4 4 (11.11%) Master Data Management
4 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 4 (11.11%) ITIL
5 3 (8.33%) ERP
5 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Integration Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.56%) Financial Modelling
6 2 (5.56%) Functional Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Change Management
6 2 (5.56%) Regression Testing
6 2 (5.56%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) C#
1 7 (19.44%) Java
2 6 (16.67%) PHP
3 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.78%) VBScript
5 1 (2.78%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) ISEB
1 4 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) SLA
3 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (19.44%) Cognos
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle
3 4 (11.11%) SAP
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.33%) VMware
5 2 (5.56%) HP
5 2 (5.56%) ServiceNow
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco
5 2 (5.56%) BMC
5 2 (5.56%) CA
5 2 (5.56%) Informatica
5 2 (5.56%) Veritas
6 1 (2.78%) Citrix
6 1 (2.78%) Talend
6 1 (2.78%) Xamarin