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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs citing SQL 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 6.25% 3.33% 12.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.36% 11.76% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
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£328 £435 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.71% +29.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.30% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.13 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+12.43% -15.90%
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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
11 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 17.19% 28.33% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 5
Average daily rate £325 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £389 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £435 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 19 September 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 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) Google
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) XHTML
2 2 (33.33%) SSL
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Agresso

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Information Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Principal Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Front-End Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) HR Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) XHTML
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Web Application Development
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Google
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Tableau