The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Letchworth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Letchworth region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 1 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing SQL 8 21 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Letchworth 38.10% 80.77% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 72.73% 91.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 0
Average daily rate £190 £360 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.79%
Programming Languages Category
Letchworth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11 23 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Letchworth 52.38% 88.46% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 3
Average daily rate £190 £360 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.22% +30.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
SQL
Hertfordshire

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Letchworth

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Letchworth

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Letchworth

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Letchworth

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Letchworth 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 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) MySQL
3 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Kindle
4 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) JSON
4 2 (20.00%) WCF
4 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Letchworth 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 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) MySQL
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) JSON
1 2 (20.00%) WCF
1 2 (20.00%) jQuery
1 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle