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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL 7 29 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 7.69% 22.14% 12.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.82% 59.18% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 4
Average daily rate
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£333 £280 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -2.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £169 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.20 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £25.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -7.27%
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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 Maidenhead region.

Programming Languages Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
22 49 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 24.18% 37.40% 39.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 26 19
Average daily rate £333 £245 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -24.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £144 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.20 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
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 30 March 2015, 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 26 (74.29%) Oracle
1 26 (74.29%) ETL
2 19 (54.29%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (48.57%) SAS
4 16 (45.71%) Telecoms
5 15 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (37.14%) PL/SQL
7 11 (31.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 10 (28.57%) Base SAS
8 10 (28.57%) DB2
9 9 (25.71%) Release Management
9 9 (25.71%) SAS Macro
10 6 (17.14%) Dimensional Modelling
10 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (8.57%) Service Management
11 3 (8.57%) HTML
11 3 (8.57%) Java
11 3 (8.57%) CSS
11 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
12 2 (5.71%) Workflow
12 2 (5.71%) CMDB
12 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
12 2 (5.71%) ServiceNow
12 2 (5.71%) BMC
12 2 (5.71%) CA
12 2 (5.71%) Business Objects
12 2 (5.71%) XML
12 2 (5.71%) ITIL
12 2 (5.71%) ITSM
12 2 (5.71%) CMS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 17 (48.57%) SAS
2 2 (5.71%) CMS
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Project
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (54.29%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (31.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 10 (28.57%) DB2
3 10 (28.57%) Base SAS
4 1 (2.86%) MySQL
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.86%) DataStage
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.86%) TestDirector
General
1 16 (45.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Developer
2 15 (42.86%) SAS Developer
3 10 (28.57%) Designer
4 7 (20.00%) Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Systems Designer
7 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Excel Developer
8 2 (5.71%) ServiceNow Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
9 1 (2.86%) SAS Administrator
9 1 (2.86%) Senior SAS Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Report Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Manager
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Administrator
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Project Manager
9 1 (2.86%) Java Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) HTML
1 3 (8.57%) CSS
2 2 (5.71%) XML
3 1 (2.86%) Spring
3 1 (2.86%) JSON
3 1 (2.86%) Spring Security
3 1 (2.86%) jQuery
3 1 (2.86%) HTML5
3 1 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.86%) CSS3
3 1 (2.86%) JSP
3 1 (2.86%) Servlets
3 1 (2.86%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) CMDB
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) ETL
2 15 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (25.71%) Release Management
4 6 (17.14%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
5 3 (8.57%) Service Management
6 2 (5.71%) ITSM
6 2 (5.71%) Workflow
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL
7 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.86%) CRM
7 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.86%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.86%) Scrum
7 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.86%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.86%) Test Management
7 1 (2.86%) Project Management
7 1 (2.86%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) PL/SQL
2 9 (25.71%) SAS Macro
3 3 (8.57%) Java
4 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) PMP
2 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (74.29%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) Business Objects
2 2 (5.71%) HP
2 2 (5.71%) BMC
2 2 (5.71%) CA
2 2 (5.71%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.86%) Informatica
3 1 (2.86%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (2.86%) IBM
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft