The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reigate region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 5 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reigate 27.78% 13.79% 21.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 71.43% 50.00% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 5
Average daily rate £320 £294 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.93% -21.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -23.07%
SQL
Surrey

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

Programming Languages Category
Reigate
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
7 8 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reigate 38.89% 27.59% 63.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 19
Average daily rate £320 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.18% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £362 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Reigate

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Reigate

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Reigate

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Reigate region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Reigate

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Reigate

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Reigate

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reigate 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 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Java
3 8 (50.00%) HTML
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle
4 7 (43.75%) WebLogic
4 7 (43.75%) EJB
4 7 (43.75%) PL/SQL
4 7 (43.75%) Unix
4 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
5 6 (37.50%) JRules
5 6 (37.50%) JSF
5 6 (37.50%) Maven
5 6 (37.50%) CSS
5 6 (37.50%) Ant
5 6 (37.50%) UML
6 5 (31.25%) Web Services
6 5 (31.25%) C#
6 5 (31.25%) Finance
6 5 (31.25%) Performance Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Linux
7 4 (25.00%) HP
7 4 (25.00%) Toad
7 4 (25.00%) XML
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 4 (25.00%) SDLC
8 3 (18.75%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 3 (18.75%) Automation Testing
8 3 (18.75%) SOAP
8 3 (18.75%) Python

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reigate 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 7 (43.75%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Ant
1 6 (37.50%) Maven
2 4 (25.00%) Toad
3 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
3 3 (18.75%) Selenium
3 3 (18.75%) Subversion
4 2 (12.50%) JMeter
4 2 (12.50%) LoadRunner
4 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
4 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
4 2 (12.50%) WebLOAD
5 1 (6.25%) HP UFT
5 1 (6.25%) Introscope
5 1 (6.25%) JIRA
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Applications Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Java Applications Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Web Applications Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) EJB
3 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) JRules
3 6 (37.50%) JSF
4 5 (31.25%) Web Services
5 4 (25.00%) XML
6 3 (18.75%) Java EE
6 3 (18.75%) Java SE
6 3 (18.75%) JMS
6 3 (18.75%) JPA
6 3 (18.75%) SOAP
7 2 (12.50%) .NET
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (12.50%) HTML5
7 2 (12.50%) J2EE
7 2 (12.50%) RESTful
7 2 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Unix
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) AIX
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
3 6 (37.50%) UML
4 5 (31.25%) Performance Testing
5 4 (25.00%) SDLC
6 3 (18.75%) Automation Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
6 3 (18.75%) Process Management
6 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
6 3 (18.75%) TDD
6 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
6 3 (18.75%) Time Management
7 2 (12.50%) BDD
7 2 (12.50%) MVC
7 2 (12.50%) Scrum
7 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
8 1 (6.25%) Defect Tracking
8 1 (6.25%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) PL/SQL
4 5 (31.25%) C#
5 3 (18.75%) Jython
5 3 (18.75%) Python
5 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
5 3 (18.75%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCP
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 8583
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (6.25%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) AppDynamics
3 1 (6.25%) BEA
3 1 (6.25%) CA
3 1 (6.25%) Dell
3 1 (6.25%) Dynatrace
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) VMware