The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 6.90% - 16.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% - 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
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£265 - £363
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 - £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £301 - £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.20 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -1.09%
SQL
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Rickmansworth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 27.59% - 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 3
Average daily rate £350 - £363
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 - £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 11 (68.75%) Oracle
2 9 (56.25%) Finance
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) JIRA
5 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
5 5 (31.25%) UNIX
5 5 (31.25%) HP
6 4 (25.00%) ETL
6 4 (25.00%) SAS
6 4 (25.00%) Solaris
6 4 (25.00%) Python
6 4 (25.00%) Economics
6 4 (25.00%) Statistics
6 4 (25.00%) Operations Research
6 4 (25.00%) Banking
6 4 (25.00%) Teradata
6 4 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (25.00%) Algorithms
6 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 4 (25.00%) Applied Mathematics
6 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (25.00%) Hadoop
6 4 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
7 3 (18.75%) SWIFT
7 3 (18.75%) R
7 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (18.75%) QA
7 3 (18.75%) Test Management

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 4 (25.00%) SAS
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
2 4 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) JIRA
2 3 (18.75%) Subversion
2 3 (18.75%) Maven
2 3 (18.75%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 2 (12.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Data Scientist
2 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Database Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Database Developer
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Platform Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Data Modeller
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
1 3 (18.75%) Spring
1 3 (18.75%) Java EE
1 3 (18.75%) XML
1 3 (18.75%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) JSF
2 1 (6.25%) Ajax
2 1 (6.25%) EJB
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Economics
1 4 (25.00%) Statistics
1 4 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (25.00%) Applied Mathematics
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) SWIFT
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) UNIX
2 4 (25.00%) Solaris
3 2 (12.50%) VMS
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) ETL
2 4 (25.00%) Operations Research
2 4 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 3 (18.75%) Test Management
3 3 (18.75%) Test Planning
3 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Service Management
4 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) UML
5 1 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
2 4 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (18.75%) R
3 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
3 3 (18.75%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) VBA
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) HP
3 4 (25.00%) Teradata
4 3 (18.75%) Informatica
5 2 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (6.25%) BEA