The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 4 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 14 23 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 12.17% 24.47% 21.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.28% 63.89% 58.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 7
Average daily rate £436 £275 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.63% -24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £215 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £334 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £27.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.60 £27.20
% change year-on-year
-14.32% +5.12%
SQL
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Maidenhead region.

Programming Languages Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
29 36 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 25.22% 38.30% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 18
Average daily rate £425 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £213 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £394 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £27.20
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 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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 17 (73.91%) Oracle
2 11 (47.83%) Migration
3 9 (39.13%) Java
4 8 (34.78%) PL/SQL
4 8 (34.78%) Linux
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
5 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
5 7 (30.43%) Windows
5 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
6 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
6 6 (26.09%) Visualisation
6 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (26.09%) vSphere
6 6 (26.09%) RightScale
6 6 (26.09%) Puppet
6 6 (26.09%) Windows Intune
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database
6 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (26.09%) Ruby
6 6 (26.09%) SCCM
6 6 (26.09%) SCOM
6 6 (26.09%) SCVMM
6 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
6 6 (26.09%) LAN
6 6 (26.09%) WAN
6 6 (26.09%) VMware
6 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) JBoss
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (4.35%) SAS
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (4.35%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Firewall
1 6 (26.09%) LAN
1 6 (26.09%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (4.35%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database
2 5 (21.74%) Data Mining
2 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle9i Database
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.35%) Big Data
5 1 (4.35%) HPCC
5 1 (4.35%) MySQL
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Azure Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) Middleware
2 2 (8.70%) Java EE
3 1 (4.35%) LAMP
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (4.35%) Rendezvous
3 1 (4.35%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Visualisation
2 5 (21.74%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (21.74%) Replication
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) CentOS
4 1 (4.35%) HPUX
4 1 (4.35%) Solaris
4 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Migration
2 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (21.74%) Change Management
3 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) CRM
5 3 (13.04%) Demand Forecasting
5 3 (13.04%) Process Improvement
6 2 (8.70%) Information Security
6 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
6 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
6 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
6 2 (8.70%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
6 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) PL/SQL
3 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
3 6 (26.09%) Ruby
4 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.35%) Perl
4 1 (4.35%) PHP
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.04%) MCSE
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 2 (8.70%) ISEB
3 2 (8.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
2 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (26.09%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) KVM
3 1 (4.35%) vCloud
3 1 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Puppet
1 6 (26.09%) SCCM
1 6 (26.09%) SCOM
1 6 (26.09%) SCVMM
1 6 (26.09%) Windows Intune
2 1 (4.35%) Cacti
2 1 (4.35%) Nagios
2 1 (4.35%) OpenNMS
2 1 (4.35%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Oracle
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) Red Hat
3 6 (26.09%) RightScale
3 6 (26.09%) VMware
4 5 (21.74%) Informatica
4 5 (21.74%) SAP
5 3 (13.04%) CA
6 1 (4.35%) Dell
6 1 (4.35%) Teradata
6 1 (4.35%) TIBCO