The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 100 132 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.05% 12.72% 13.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.76% 44.75% 40.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 67 45
Average daily rate
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£375 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £225 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +18.18%
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 Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
336 295 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 33.77% 28.42% 33.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 172 109
Average daily rate £375 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 18
Average hourly rate £37.50 £17.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.58% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (39.56%) Microsoft
2 58 (31.87%) SQL Server
3 41 (22.53%) Windows
3 41 (22.53%) MS Excel
4 38 (20.88%) Oracle
5 31 (17.03%) C#
5 31 (17.03%) Active Directory
6 29 (15.93%) .NET
7 25 (13.74%) PowerShell
8 24 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
9 23 (12.64%) Security Cleared
9 23 (12.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 23 (12.64%) Telecoms
10 22 (12.09%) VMware
10 22 (12.09%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (12.09%) Microsoft Certification
11 21 (11.54%) T-SQL
11 21 (11.54%) XML
11 21 (11.54%) Linux
12 19 (10.44%) UNIX
12 19 (10.44%) Data Warehouse
12 19 (10.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 19 (10.44%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (10.44%) Windows Server 2008
13 18 (9.89%) Hyper-V
13 18 (9.89%) Management Information System
13 18 (9.89%) SharePoint
13 18 (9.89%) Business Objects
13 18 (9.89%) VBScript
14 17 (9.34%) ITIL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 18 (9.89%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.59%) SharePoint Server
3 11 (6.04%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (4.40%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (4.40%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (3.85%) Lync
6 4 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.20%) CMS
6 4 (2.20%) MS Exchange
6 4 (2.20%) IIS
7 3 (1.65%) Documentum
7 3 (1.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.65%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.65%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (1.10%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.10%) Drupal
9 1 (0.55%) WordPress
9 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 41 (22.53%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.55%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.55%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.75%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.10%) assyst
3 2 (1.10%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.10%) SaaS
3 2 (1.10%) PaaS
4 1 (0.55%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.04%) DNS
1 11 (6.04%) Firewall
2 8 (4.40%) DHCP
3 6 (3.30%) 3G
3 6 (3.30%) 2G
3 6 (3.30%) LTE
3 6 (3.30%) 4G
3 6 (3.30%) Radio Access Network
4 5 (2.75%) VoIP
5 4 (2.20%) Ethernet
5 4 (2.20%) VPN
6 3 (1.65%) HTTP
6 3 (1.65%) PPP
6 3 (1.65%) SAN
6 3 (1.65%) WAN
6 3 (1.65%) ATM
6 3 (1.65%) Broadband
6 3 (1.65%) LAN
6 3 (1.65%) PBX
6 3 (1.65%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (31.87%) SQL Server
2 23 (12.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (10.44%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (8.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (6.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (5.49%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 8 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (4.40%) QlikView
8 6 (3.30%) MS Access
9 5 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (2.20%) Hadoop
10 4 (2.20%) MySQL
10 4 (2.20%) OLAP
11 3 (1.65%) Data Mining
11 3 (1.65%) PerformancePoint
11 3 (1.65%) OLAP Cube
12 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.10%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 14 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (5.49%) StarTeam
3 8 (4.40%) Visual Studio
4 7 (3.85%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.30%) SoapUI
6 5 (2.75%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.75%) Selenium
7 4 (2.20%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (1.65%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.10%) Fiddler
9 2 (1.10%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.55%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.55%) Hudson
10 1 (0.55%) Apache Continuum
10 1 (0.55%) TestComplete
10 1 (0.55%) JIRA
10 1 (0.55%) Toad
10 1 (0.55%) JDeveloper
10 1 (0.55%) WinRunner
10 1 (0.55%) TestDirector
General
1 23 (12.64%) Telecoms
2 16 (8.79%) Finance
3 7 (3.85%) Banking
4 4 (2.20%) Back Office
5 3 (1.65%) Retail
5 3 (1.65%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.55%) Billing
6 1 (0.55%) Electronics
6 1 (0.55%) Legal
6 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 70 (38.46%) Developer
2 28 (15.38%) Analyst
3 19 (10.44%) SQL Developer
4 13 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 12 (6.59%) Architect
6 11 (6.04%) Consultant
7 8 (4.40%) Field Engineer
7 8 (4.40%) Integration Engineer
7 8 (4.40%) .NET Developer
7 8 (4.40%) C# Developer
7 8 (4.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 7 (3.85%) Test Analyst
9 6 (3.30%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (3.30%) Data Analyst
9 6 (3.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (2.75%) SharePoint Developer
10 5 (2.75%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (2.75%) Programmer
10 5 (2.75%) Business Developer
10 5 (2.75%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (15.93%) .NET
2 21 (11.54%) XML
3 14 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 12 (6.59%) Web Services
5 11 (6.04%) HTML
6 10 (5.49%) WCF
6 10 (5.49%) jQuery
7 9 (4.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (4.40%) WPF
8 8 (4.40%) AngularJS
9 7 (3.85%) CSS
10 5 (2.75%) SOAP
10 5 (2.75%) .NET Framework
10 5 (2.75%) MDX
10 5 (2.75%) Entity Framework
11 4 (2.20%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (2.20%) RESTful
11 4 (2.20%) LINQ
12 3 (1.65%) Ajax
12 3 (1.65%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (9.89%) Management Information System
3 11 (6.04%) Clustering
4 5 (2.75%) NHS
4 5 (2.75%) GIS
4 5 (2.75%) Private Cloud
4 5 (2.75%) Data Integration
5 4 (2.20%) Mobile Computing
5 4 (2.20%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.20%) PKI
6 3 (1.65%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.65%) Taxonomies
6 3 (1.65%) Replication
7 2 (1.10%) User Experience
7 2 (1.10%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.10%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.55%) Life Science
8 1 (0.55%) CMDB
8 1 (0.55%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.55%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 41 (22.53%) Windows
2 21 (11.54%) Linux
3 19 (10.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (10.44%) UNIX
3 19 (10.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.20%) Solaris
5 4 (2.20%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.10%) Android
6 2 (1.10%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.55%) AIX
7 1 (0.55%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (12.09%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (10.44%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (9.34%) ITIL
3 17 (9.34%) Migration
4 14 (7.69%) MVC
5 13 (7.14%) Scrum
5 13 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 13 (7.14%) Service Management
6 12 (6.59%) Data Modelling
7 11 (6.04%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (6.04%) Analytics
8 9 (4.95%) Performance Monitoring
8 9 (4.95%) Project Management
8 9 (4.95%) Data Migration
8 9 (4.95%) Customer Engagement
9 8 (4.40%) Data Analysis
9 8 (4.40%) CRM
9 8 (4.40%) Validation
10 7 (3.85%) ETL
10 7 (3.85%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (17.03%) C#
2 25 (13.74%) PowerShell
3 21 (11.54%) T-SQL
4 18 (9.89%) VBScript
5 15 (8.24%) JavaScript
6 14 (7.69%) VB
7 11 (6.04%) Java
8 10 (5.49%) Perl
9 7 (3.85%) Python
10 6 (3.30%) C
10 6 (3.30%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 4 (2.20%) C++
11 4 (2.20%) PHP
11 4 (2.20%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.65%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.10%) VBA
14 1 (0.55%) VB6
14 1 (0.55%) XPath
14 1 (0.55%) X++
14 1 (0.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (12.64%) Security Cleared
2 22 (12.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (8.24%) Degree
3 15 (8.24%) SC Cleared
4 11 (6.04%) MCTS
4 11 (6.04%) MCSE
5 10 (5.49%) MCITP
6 9 (4.95%) HND
6 9 (4.95%) DV Cleared
7 7 (3.85%) ISEB
8 6 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (3.30%) CCNP
8 6 (3.30%) CCNA
9 5 (2.75%) MCP
10 4 (2.20%) HNC
11 3 (1.65%) ISTQB
11 3 (1.65%) Sun Certification
11 3 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.65%) SCSA
11 3 (1.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.65%) SLA
2 2 (1.10%) QA
3 1 (0.55%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.55%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.55%) GCP
3 1 (0.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (17.03%) Active Directory
2 18 (9.89%) Hyper-V
3 16 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (8.24%) SCCM
2 14 (7.69%) SCOM
3 12 (6.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 10 (5.49%) SCSM
5 9 (4.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 7 (3.85%) WMI
7 5 (2.75%) MOM
8 4 (2.20%) SCOrch
8 4 (2.20%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (1.65%) Netcool
10 1 (0.55%) Cisco IPCC
10 1 (0.55%) Cisco UCCE
10 1 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.55%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 72 (39.56%) Microsoft
2 38 (20.88%) Oracle
3 22 (12.09%) VMware
4 18 (9.89%) Business Objects
5 11 (6.04%) Informatica
6 10 (5.49%) Borland
7 8 (4.40%) Cisco
8 5 (2.75%) HP
8 5 (2.75%) EMC
8 5 (2.75%) Telerik
9 4 (2.20%) ESRI
9 4 (2.20%) Citrix
9 4 (2.20%) Veritas
10 3 (1.65%) Avaya
10 3 (1.65%) IBM
10 3 (1.65%) Sun
10 3 (1.65%) Huawei
10 3 (1.65%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.10%) Netezza
11 2 (1.10%) LANDesk
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