The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames 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 15 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 4 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 5.19% 4.88% 20.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.22% 50.00% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £346 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +12.52%
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 £26.00 £27.20 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -9.33%
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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 Kingston Upon Thames region.

Programming Languages Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 23.38% 9.76% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 13
Average daily rate £375 £346 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +12.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £259 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £375
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 £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Apache
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Perl
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Clustering
3 3 (37.50%) Ruby
3 3 (37.50%) Ubuntu
3 3 (37.50%) Xen
3 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (37.50%) Postfix
3 3 (37.50%) Sendmail
3 3 (37.50%) nginx
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon S3
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (37.50%) Puppet
3 3 (37.50%) MongoDB

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (37.50%) nginx
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon S3
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
2 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Support
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Information Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) libvirt
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) XHTML
2 2 (25.00%) Ajax
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Ubuntu
2 3 (37.50%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) SEO
2 2 (25.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Information Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
2 3 (37.50%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Xen
1 3 (37.50%) Postfix
1 3 (37.50%) Sendmail
1 3 (37.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
1 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (37.50%) Salt
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) Google
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Tableau