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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 12 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 14.46% 23.21% 41.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.57% 54.17% 62.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 11
Average daily rate
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£390 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £348 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £380 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-21.87% +16.36%
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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
42 24 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 50.60% 42.86% 65.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 20 15
Average daily rate £425 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £334 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 13 (65.00%) SC Cleared
1 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 8 (40.00%) Oracle
3 8 (40.00%) UNIX
3 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
5 6 (30.00%) XML
5 6 (30.00%) Shell Script
5 6 (30.00%) Java
6 5 (25.00%) HP
7 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (20.00%) C#
7 4 (20.00%) .NET
7 4 (20.00%) GPRS
7 4 (20.00%) SMS
7 4 (20.00%) HTTP
7 4 (20.00%) SoapUI
7 4 (20.00%) Test Management
7 4 (20.00%) QA
8 3 (15.00%) Linux
8 3 (15.00%) Web Services
9 2 (10.00%) SOAP
9 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
9 2 (10.00%) Perl
9 2 (10.00%) PHP
9 2 (10.00%) XSD
9 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
9 2 (10.00%) CRM
9 2 (10.00%) Banking

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (5.00%) JBoss
1 1 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) GPRS
1 4 (20.00%) SMS
1 4 (20.00%) HTTP
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.00%) VoltDB
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
2 2 (10.00%) Selenium
2 2 (10.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (10.00%) Trac
3 1 (5.00%) JMeter
3 1 (5.00%) Toad
General
1 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Tester
3 4 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Release Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Test Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Test Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Release Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Test Leader
4 2 (10.00%) AWS Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Data Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) CRM Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) XML
2 4 (20.00%) .NET
3 3 (15.00%) Web Services
4 2 (10.00%) SOAP
4 2 (10.00%) XSD
4 2 (10.00%) XML Messaging
5 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (5.00%) HTML5
5 1 (5.00%) jQuery
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.00%) LINQ
5 1 (5.00%) HTML
5 1 (5.00%) J2EE
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) UNIX
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (20.00%) Test Management
2 2 (10.00%) CRM
2 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (10.00%) MVC
2 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (10.00%) Validation
2 2 (10.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) Use Case
2 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (10.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (10.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (10.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 6 (30.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (30.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) Perl
4 2 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) SC Cleared
1 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (10.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) ION Trading
3 1 (5.00%) Siebel
3 1 (5.00%) Remedy
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft