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 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 37 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 44.58% - 12.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 72.55% - 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.98% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.88 £23.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+10.10% -14.54%
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
51 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 61.45% - 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 0 2
Average daily rate £325 - £419
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 - £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £444
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 £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Rickmansworth region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Rickmansworth

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 32 (74.42%) Oracle
2 24 (55.81%) PL/SQL
3 23 (53.49%) ETL
4 22 (51.16%) Oracle Database
5 16 (37.21%) UNIX
6 15 (34.88%) Oracle ODI
7 14 (32.56%) Finance
8 13 (30.23%) Teradata
8 13 (30.23%) Informatica
9 12 (27.91%) XML
10 11 (25.58%) Web Services
10 11 (25.58%) Java
11 10 (23.26%) Linux
11 10 (23.26%) Predictive Modelling
11 10 (23.26%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (23.26%) Algorithms
12 8 (18.60%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (18.60%) Banking
12 8 (18.60%) Mainframe
12 8 (18.60%) DataStage
13 7 (16.28%) Data Modelling
13 7 (16.28%) Replication
14 6 (13.95%) Hibernate
14 6 (13.95%) Spring
14 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (13.95%) Mathematics
14 6 (13.95%) Statistics
14 6 (13.95%) SAS
14 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database 10g
14 6 (13.95%) Python

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 6 (13.95%) SAS
1 6 (13.95%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.98%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.33%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Office
2 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (51.16%) Oracle Database
2 15 (34.88%) Oracle ODI
3 8 (18.60%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (18.60%) DataStage
4 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (11.63%) Hadoop
6 4 (9.30%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 4 (9.30%) OLTP
6 4 (9.30%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (9.30%) MS Access
6 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
7 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
7 3 (6.98%) OLAP
7 3 (6.98%) MySQL
7 3 (6.98%) RDBMS
7 3 (6.98%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (6.98%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
7 3 (6.98%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (9.30%) JIRA
2 4 (9.30%) Eclipse
2 4 (9.30%) JUnit
3 3 (6.98%) ClearQuest
4 2 (4.65%) WebLogic Workshop
5 1 (2.33%) Maven
5 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 14 (32.56%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Developer
2 12 (27.91%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Data Scientist
4 5 (11.63%) Tester
5 3 (6.98%) Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Teradata Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Data Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Payments Business Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) DBA
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) XML
2 11 (25.58%) Web Services
3 6 (13.95%) Hibernate
3 6 (13.95%) Spring
4 3 (6.98%) JMS
4 3 (6.98%) Middleware
5 2 (4.65%) J2EE
6 1 (2.33%) Regular Expression
6 1 (2.33%) EJB
6 1 (2.33%) Java EE
6 1 (2.33%) JSF
6 1 (2.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Algorithms
2 8 (18.60%) Mainframe
3 7 (16.28%) Replication
4 6 (13.95%) Mathematics
4 6 (13.95%) Statistics
4 6 (13.95%) Data Structures
5 5 (11.63%) Applied Mathematics
5 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
5 5 (11.63%) Economics
6 3 (6.98%) Data Integration
6 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (6.98%) N-Tier
6 3 (6.98%) PKI
7 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (37.21%) UNIX
2 10 (23.26%) Linux
3 5 (11.63%) MVS
4 4 (9.30%) Windows
5 3 (6.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) ETL
2 10 (23.26%) Predictive Modelling
2 10 (23.26%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (16.28%) Data Modelling
4 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.63%) UML
5 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.63%) Operations Research
5 5 (11.63%) V-Model
6 4 (9.30%) SOA
7 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.98%) OO
7 3 (6.98%) Manual Testing
7 3 (6.98%) Test Scripting
7 3 (6.98%) Database Tuning
7 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
7 3 (6.98%) Usability Testing
7 3 (6.98%) Requirements Management
7 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (55.81%) PL/SQL
2 11 (25.58%) Java
3 6 (13.95%) Python
4 5 (11.63%) Perl
4 5 (11.63%) JCL
5 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.33%) C
6 1 (2.33%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) QA
2 3 (6.98%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 32 (74.42%) Oracle
2 13 (30.23%) Teradata
2 13 (30.23%) Informatica
3 3 (6.98%) F5
3 3 (6.98%) Business Objects
3 3 (6.98%) SAP
3 3 (6.98%) Cognos
3 3 (6.98%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (6.98%) IBM
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.65%) Sybase
5 1 (2.33%) BEA