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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 43 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 27.92% 13.43% 17.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.31% 29.03% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 8 5
Average daily rate £438 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.60 £27.20
% change year-on-year
-14.32% +5.12%
SQL
Surrey

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
89 31 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 57.79% 46.27% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 27 13
Average daily rate £440 £430 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% +14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 72 (84.71%) Security Cleared
2 71 (83.53%) SC Cleared
3 49 (57.65%) PL/SQL
4 46 (54.12%) Java
4 46 (54.12%) XML
5 36 (42.35%) Eclipse
6 29 (34.12%) SoapUI
7 28 (32.94%) SOAP
8 26 (30.59%) HP
8 26 (30.59%) Java EE
9 25 (29.41%) HP Quality Center
10 22 (25.88%) Web Services
10 22 (25.88%) JBoss
11 21 (24.71%) .NET
11 21 (24.71%) XML Messaging
12 20 (23.53%) Oracle
12 20 (23.53%) Test Management
13 19 (22.35%) JavaScript
13 19 (22.35%) Linux
14 18 (21.18%) C#
14 18 (21.18%) MVC
14 18 (21.18%) Defect Management
15 17 (20.00%) PowerShell
15 17 (20.00%) Unix
16 13 (15.29%) Windows
16 13 (15.29%) HTML
16 13 (15.29%) JSON
17 12 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (14.12%) Subversion
17 12 (14.12%) VB.NET

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 22 (25.88%) JBoss
2 4 (4.71%) Apache
2 4 (4.71%) CMS
3 3 (3.53%) Drupal
3 3 (3.53%) IIS
3 3 (3.53%) Joomla!
3 3 (3.53%) nginx
3 3 (3.53%) WordPress
4 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.18%) MS Office
1 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) IaaS
1 1 (1.18%) PaaS
1 1 (1.18%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.35%) Firewall
3 1 (1.18%) Extranet
3 1 (1.18%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.18%) Internet
3 1 (1.18%) LAN
3 1 (1.18%) SMTP
3 1 (1.18%) SSH
3 1 (1.18%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.18%) VoIP
3 1 (1.18%) WAN
3 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.18%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.41%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) Oracle Database
2 6 (7.06%) VoltDB
3 4 (4.71%) MySQL
4 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 36 (42.35%) Eclipse
2 29 (34.12%) SoapUI
3 12 (14.12%) Subversion
3 12 (14.12%) TestNG
4 11 (12.94%) Selenium
5 10 (11.76%) Maven
6 9 (10.59%) Jenkins
7 7 (8.24%) JUnit
8 3 (3.53%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.53%) JBehave
8 3 (3.53%) JIRA
8 3 (3.53%) JMeter
8 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
10 1 (1.18%) IntelliJ
General
1 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (61.18%) Developer
2 30 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 24 (28.24%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 18 (21.18%) .NET Developer
5 15 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (17.65%) C# Developer
6 14 (16.47%) Analyst
6 14 (16.47%) SQL Developer
6 14 (16.47%) Test Analyst
7 12 (14.12%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 11 (12.94%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (10.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (10.59%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (10.59%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
9 9 (10.59%) VB.NET Developer
9 9 (10.59%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (10.59%) XML Analyst
9 9 (10.59%) XML Developer
10 8 (9.41%) PL/SQL Developer
10 8 (9.41%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (54.12%) XML
2 28 (32.94%) SOAP
3 26 (30.59%) Java EE
4 22 (25.88%) Web Services
5 21 (24.71%) .NET
5 21 (24.71%) XML Messaging
6 13 (15.29%) HTML
6 13 (15.29%) JSON
7 12 (14.12%) ASP.NET
8 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (7.06%) CSS
8 6 (7.06%) Hibernate
8 6 (7.06%) Spring
9 3 (3.53%) .NET Framework
9 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (3.53%) Entity Framework
9 3 (3.53%) HTML5
9 3 (3.53%) jQuery
9 3 (3.53%) LINQ
9 3 (3.53%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (8.24%) PKI
2 6 (7.06%) Fintech
3 4 (4.71%) Cryptography
3 4 (4.71%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.35%) Linux
2 17 (20.00%) Unix
3 13 (15.29%) Windows
4 3 (3.53%) Debian
5 2 (2.35%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.18%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.53%) Test Management
2 18 (21.18%) Defect Management
2 18 (21.18%) MVC
3 12 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (14.12%) Test Automation
4 11 (12.94%) TDD
4 11 (12.94%) Use Case
5 9 (10.59%) MVVM
6 7 (8.24%) System Integration Testing
6 7 (8.24%) Test Planning
6 7 (8.24%) Test Scripting
7 6 (7.06%) Scrum
8 5 (5.88%) Web Development
9 4 (4.71%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (4.71%) Security Testing
9 4 (4.71%) Unit Testing
9 4 (4.71%) User Stories
9 4 (4.71%) Validation
10 3 (3.53%) Load Testing
10 3 (3.53%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 49 (57.65%) PL/SQL
2 46 (54.12%) Java
3 19 (22.35%) JavaScript
4 18 (21.18%) C#
5 17 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 12 (14.12%) VB.NET
7 11 (12.94%) Shell Script
7 11 (12.94%) XAML
8 9 (10.59%) Python
8 9 (10.59%) VBA
9 7 (8.24%) Perl
10 4 (4.71%) PHP
11 3 (3.53%) AWK
11 3 (3.53%) sed
12 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 72 (84.71%) Security Cleared
2 71 (83.53%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.41%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.53%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.18%) CCA
5 1 (1.18%) CCNA
5 1 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.18%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.18%) MCSE
5 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 25 (29.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.18%) Ansible
2 1 (1.18%) yum
Vendors
1 26 (30.59%) HP
2 20 (23.53%) Oracle
3 6 (7.06%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.53%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.35%) Cisco
5 2 (2.35%) VMware
6 1 (1.18%) Aruba
6 1 (1.18%) Citrix
6 1 (1.18%) NetApp
6 1 (1.18%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.18%) Red Hat