The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 18 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 Maidenhead 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 23 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 18.70% 10.96% 5.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.94% 28.57% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 2
Average daily rate £280 £276 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -30.93%
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 £25.56
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +7.57%
Programming Languages Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
49 28 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 39.84% 38.36% 8.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 17 4
Average daily rate £265 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.46% -18.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
SQL
Berkshire

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 (28.89%) MS Excel
2 12 (26.67%) MS Office
2 12 (26.67%) VPN
2 12 (26.67%) Telecoms
3 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 9 (20.00%) Windows
5 8 (17.78%) Business Objects
5 8 (17.78%) C#
5 8 (17.78%) VB
5 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
6 7 (15.56%) DWDM
6 7 (15.56%) MPLS
6 7 (15.56%) OSPF
6 7 (15.56%) BGP
6 7 (15.56%) RSVP
6 7 (15.56%) VRRP
6 7 (15.56%) 2G
6 7 (15.56%) BT
6 7 (15.56%) OPNET
6 7 (15.56%) Ethernet
6 7 (15.56%) Nortel
6 7 (15.56%) ATM
6 7 (15.56%) SDH
6 7 (15.56%) 3G
6 7 (15.56%) .NET
6 7 (15.56%) Oracle
6 7 (15.56%) MS Access
6 7 (15.56%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (15.56%) Network Design
6 7 (15.56%) Huawei

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 5 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (4.44%) Drupal
2 2 (4.44%) CMS
3 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.22%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
2 12 (26.67%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP CRM
1 1 (2.22%) SAP SD
1 1 (2.22%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (2.22%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.22%) SAP MM
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.67%) VPN
2 7 (15.56%) DWDM
2 7 (15.56%) MPLS
2 7 (15.56%) OSPF
2 7 (15.56%) BGP
2 7 (15.56%) RSVP
2 7 (15.56%) VRRP
2 7 (15.56%) 2G
2 7 (15.56%) Ethernet
2 7 (15.56%) ATM
2 7 (15.56%) SDH
2 7 (15.56%) 3G
2 7 (15.56%) LTE
2 7 (15.56%) Radio Access Network
2 7 (15.56%) HSRP
3 2 (4.44%) SAN
4 1 (2.22%) RTP
4 1 (2.22%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.56%) MS Access
2 7 (15.56%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (8.89%) QlikView
4 4 (8.89%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.67%) DataStage
5 3 (6.67%) DB2
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.44%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (4.44%) Data Mining
6 2 (4.44%) MySQL
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.22%) Spotfire
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) PHPUnit
2 1 (2.22%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.22%) Behat
2 1 (2.22%) LSMW
2 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 12 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.89%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Analyst
2 15 (33.33%) Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Support Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Test Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) RAN Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Support Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Network Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Desktop Support
6 5 (11.11%) Design Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 5 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Network Design Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) .NET
2 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.89%) WCF
4 3 (6.67%) LAMP
4 3 (6.67%) HTML
4 3 (6.67%) CSS
4 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 3 (6.67%) Ajax
5 2 (4.44%) MDX
5 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (4.44%) jQuery
5 2 (4.44%) ADO.NET
5 2 (4.44%) XML
6 1 (2.22%) BAPI
6 1 (2.22%) Rendezvous
6 1 (2.22%) SOAP
6 1 (2.22%) HTML5
6 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.22%) Replication
2 1 (2.22%) Clustering
2 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.22%) W3C
2 1 (2.22%) Data Conversion
2 1 (2.22%) Open Source
2 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Windows
2 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.67%) UNIX
4 2 (4.44%) Linux
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) CentOS
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.56%) Network Design
2 4 (8.89%) Data Mapping
2 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (8.89%) OO
2 4 (8.89%) Validation
2 4 (8.89%) ETL
3 3 (6.67%) MVC
3 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (4.44%) Data Analysis
4 2 (4.44%) TDD
4 2 (4.44%) BDD
4 2 (4.44%) Capacity Management
4 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (4.44%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (4.44%) OOP
5 1 (2.22%) Migration
5 1 (2.22%) Scrum
5 1 (2.22%) SEO
5 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) C#
1 8 (17.78%) VB
2 6 (13.33%) PL/SQL
3 5 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.89%) PHP
5 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.22%) Java
6 1 (2.22%) Perl
6 1 (2.22%) PHP5
6 1 (2.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) CISM
1 1 (2.22%) CISSP
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) ISO 9001
2 3 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (6.67%) GxP
3 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.22%) QA
3 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) SCCM
1 5 (11.11%) WSUS
2 1 (2.22%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (2.22%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.22%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Business Objects
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) BT
2 7 (15.56%) OPNET
2 7 (15.56%) Nortel
2 7 (15.56%) Oracle
2 7 (15.56%) Huawei
3 5 (11.11%) Apple
3 5 (11.11%) MobileIron
4 2 (4.44%) VMware
5 1 (2.22%) Open Text
5 1 (2.22%) McAfee
5 1 (2.22%) Informatica
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.22%) Symantec
5 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.22%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco
5 1 (2.22%) HP
5 1 (2.22%) SAP