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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 14 5
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL 12 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 13.64% 4.76% 17.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 54.55% 12.50% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Average daily rate
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£248 £363 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.72% +2.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £353 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £373 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.13 £25.37
% change year-on-year
-4.30% +2.99%
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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 High Wycombe region.

Programming Languages Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
22 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 25.00% 38.10% 46.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 7
Average daily rate £300 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £297 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £438 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £21.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
1 10 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
1 10 (28.57%) QA
1 10 (28.57%) QlikView
2 9 (25.71%) CRM
2 9 (25.71%) Finance
3 8 (22.86%) Windows
3 8 (22.86%) iPad
4 7 (20.00%) HTML
4 7 (20.00%) CSS
4 7 (20.00%) Cognos
4 7 (20.00%) Publishing
4 7 (20.00%) Data Management
4 7 (20.00%) jQuery
4 7 (20.00%) Test Management
4 7 (20.00%) Data Integration
5 6 (17.14%) C#
5 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
5 6 (17.14%) PHP
5 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
5 6 (17.14%) Project Management
5 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (17.14%) HTML5
6 5 (14.29%) ISEB
6 5 (14.29%) ISTQB
7 4 (11.43%) Java
7 4 (11.43%) Oracle
7 4 (11.43%) MS Office
7 4 (11.43%) SAP
7 4 (11.43%) XML

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.71%) Documentum
1 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.86%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Office
2 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Summit
1 1 (2.86%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Firewall
2 2 (5.71%) SAN
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.86%) LAN
3 1 (2.86%) WAN
3 1 (2.86%) DHCP
3 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) QlikView
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.43%) Big Data
4 2 (5.71%) PowerCenter
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (8.57%) Selenium
2 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.86%) XMLUnit
3 1 (2.86%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (25.71%) Finance
3 7 (20.00%) Publishing
4 4 (11.43%) Retail
5 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Analyst
2 11 (31.43%) Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Support Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Web Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Applications Support
5 4 (11.43%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Front-End Web Developer
6 3 (8.57%) QA Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Test Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Tester
7 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Software Tester
7 2 (5.71%) UAT Tester
7 2 (5.71%) Quality Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) HTML
1 7 (20.00%) CSS
1 7 (20.00%) jQuery
2 6 (17.14%) HTML5
3 4 (11.43%) Sass
3 4 (11.43%) XML
4 2 (5.71%) Classic ASP
4 2 (5.71%) SOAP
4 2 (5.71%) REST
5 1 (2.86%) CSS3
5 1 (2.86%) PhoneGap
5 1 (2.86%) Laravel
5 1 (2.86%) Mustache
5 1 (2.86%) Web Services
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.86%) .NET
5 1 (2.86%) WinForms
5 1 (2.86%) Ajax
5 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) iPad
2 7 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.86%) iPhone
3 1 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
2 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.86%) Android
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) CRM
2 7 (20.00%) Data Management
2 7 (20.00%) Test Management
3 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.14%) Project Management
4 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (11.43%) Analytics
4 4 (11.43%) CRUD
5 3 (8.57%) Master Data Management
5 3 (8.57%) ITIL
5 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.57%) ERP
5 3 (8.57%) MVC
6 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.71%) Web Development
6 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Integration Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Change Management
6 2 (5.71%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
1 6 (17.14%) PHP
1 6 (17.14%) C#
2 4 (11.43%) Java
3 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.71%) VBScript
4 1 (2.86%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) ISEB
1 5 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) XenApp
2 1 (2.86%) vSphere
2 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (20.00%) Cognos
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle
3 4 (11.43%) SAP
3 4 (11.43%) VMware
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco
4 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.71%) Citrix
5 2 (5.71%) Informatica
5 2 (5.71%) Veritas
6 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.86%) NetApp
6 1 (2.86%) Xamarin
6 1 (2.86%) Juniper
6 1 (2.86%) HP