The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 10 2
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing SQL 4 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 13.33% 6.00% 28.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.44% 42.86% 65.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 8
Average daily rate
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£390 £490 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.40% +42.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £418 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £522 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.25 £26.33
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.11%
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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 Hounslow region.

Programming Languages Category
Hounslow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9 7 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 30.00% 14.00% 43.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 15
Average daily rate £425 £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £512 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Hounslow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Hounslow region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Hounslow

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Jetty
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (14.29%) Groovy
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (14.29%) Gerrit
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 1 (14.29%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mart
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
2 1 (14.29%) JMeter
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Gerrit
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) IntelliJ
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tester
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Scala Developer
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) XSLT
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) MDX
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) LINQ
3 1 (14.29%) Grails
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Groovy
2 1 (14.29%) Scala
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) C
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) VMware
1 1 (14.29%) Xamarin
1 1 (14.29%) SOASTA, Inc