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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 12 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing SQL 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 3.03% 19.44% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 87.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Average daily rate - £310 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +1.78%
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
4 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 12.12% 22.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Average daily rate £550 £310 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.41% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 12 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity and Performance Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle