The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leatherhead 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 3 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 51 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 42.15% 23.26% 26.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 56.67% 71.43% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 9 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £400 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £450
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%
SQL
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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 Leatherhead region.

Programming Languages Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
90 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 74.38% 32.56% 61.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 10 14
Average daily rate £400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £390 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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 Leatherhead

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Leatherhead

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

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Leatherhead

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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 64 (92.75%) Security Cleared
2 63 (91.30%) SC Cleared
3 49 (71.01%) XML
4 44 (63.77%) PL/SQL
5 43 (62.32%) HP
6 41 (59.42%) Test Management
6 41 (59.42%) XML Messaging
6 41 (59.42%) HP Quality Center
6 41 (59.42%) SoapUI
7 40 (57.97%) SOAP
8 33 (47.83%) Java
8 33 (47.83%) Telecoms
9 32 (46.38%) Use Case
9 32 (46.38%) UNIX
10 27 (39.13%) Perl
10 27 (39.13%) Oracle
11 21 (30.43%) Test Planning
12 20 (28.99%) Oracle Database
13 19 (27.54%) ISTQB
13 19 (27.54%) Test Scripting
13 19 (27.54%) Shell Script
14 15 (21.74%) Eclipse
14 15 (21.74%) TCP/IP
14 15 (21.74%) Security Testing
14 15 (21.74%) Validation
15 11 (15.94%) Test Automation
16 10 (14.49%) HTML
17 9 (13.04%) Web Services
17 9 (13.04%) Subversion
18 8 (11.59%) Agile Software Development

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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 8 (11.59%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Project
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.74%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.80%) FTP
3 1 (1.45%) SAN
3 1 (1.45%) Intranet
3 1 (1.45%) SSH
3 1 (1.45%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.99%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.45%) VoltDB
3 1 (1.45%) MySQL
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 41 (59.42%) SoapUI
2 15 (21.74%) Eclipse
3 9 (13.04%) Subversion
4 8 (11.59%) Selenium
5 7 (10.14%) TestNG
6 4 (5.80%) Jenkins
6 4 (5.80%) Maven
7 2 (2.90%) LoadRunner
7 2 (2.90%) JMeter
7 2 (2.90%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.45%) Trac
8 1 (1.45%) JUnit
General
1 33 (47.83%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.45%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) Publishing
2 1 (1.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (43.48%) Analyst
2 25 (36.23%) Test Analyst
3 20 (28.99%) Developer
4 14 (20.29%) Java Developer
5 13 (18.84%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (15.94%) Senior Test Analyst
7 7 (10.14%) Architect
7 7 (10.14%) Test Architect
8 4 (5.80%) AWS Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Tester
8 4 (5.80%) Test Manager
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Applications Support
9 3 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Agile Test Analyst
10 2 (2.90%) Automation Tester
10 2 (2.90%) Automation Engineer
10 2 (2.90%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (71.01%) XML
2 41 (59.42%) XML Messaging
3 40 (57.97%) SOAP
4 10 (14.49%) HTML
5 9 (13.04%) Web Services
6 8 (11.59%) Java EE
7 4 (5.80%) CSS
8 3 (4.35%) J2EE
9 2 (2.90%) .NET
9 2 (2.90%) Spring
10 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.45%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.45%) JSON
10 1 (1.45%) LINQ
10 1 (1.45%) GWT
10 1 (1.45%) jQuery
10 1 (1.45%) HTML5
10 1 (1.45%) Entity Framework
10 1 (1.45%) XSD
10 1 (1.45%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.35%) Smart Meter
3 2 (2.90%) W3C
4 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 32 (46.38%) UNIX
2 7 (10.14%) Linux
3 2 (2.90%) Windows
3 2 (2.90%) Solaris
4 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (59.42%) Test Management
2 32 (46.38%) Use Case
3 21 (30.43%) Test Planning
4 19 (27.54%) Test Scripting
5 15 (21.74%) Security Testing
5 15 (21.74%) Validation
6 11 (15.94%) Test Automation
7 8 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (7.25%) Usability Testing
8 5 (7.25%) Performance Testing
9 4 (5.80%) TDD
9 4 (5.80%) System Testing
10 3 (4.35%) Multithreading
10 3 (4.35%) Software Delivery
10 3 (4.35%) Non-Functional Testing
10 3 (4.35%) Web Accessibility
10 3 (4.35%) Scrum
10 3 (4.35%) Automated Testing
11 2 (2.90%) Software Engineering
11 2 (2.90%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (63.77%) PL/SQL
2 33 (47.83%) Java
3 27 (39.13%) Perl
4 19 (27.54%) Shell Script
5 7 (10.14%) PowerShell
6 6 (8.70%) VBA
7 4 (5.80%) C#
8 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.90%) PHP
9 1 (1.45%) VB
9 1 (1.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 64 (92.75%) Security Cleared
2 63 (91.30%) SC Cleared
3 19 (27.54%) ISTQB
4 3 (4.35%) ISEB
5 1 (1.45%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (1.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 41 (59.42%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.45%) Ansible
2 1 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 43 (62.32%) HP
2 27 (39.13%) Oracle
3 1 (1.45%) SAP
3 1 (1.45%) Cognos
3 1 (1.45%) Siebel
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.45%) Sun
3 1 (1.45%) Informatica
3 1 (1.45%) Veritas
3 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.45%) Symantec
3 1 (1.45%) Google