The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Rickmansworth region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 11 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 22.00% - 18.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 57.89% - 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
Average daily rate
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£295 - £431
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 - £426
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 - £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £27.41 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.61% +9.64%
Programming Languages Category
Rickmansworth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 38.00% - 39.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 5
Average daily rate £290 - £438
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 - £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £441
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 £35.00 £35.00
SQL
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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 1 August 2014.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Rickmansworth

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 8 (61.54%) Oracle
1 8 (61.54%) Web Services
2 7 (53.85%) XML
2 7 (53.85%) PL/SQL
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) ETL
3 6 (46.15%) Banking
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
4 5 (38.46%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
5 4 (30.77%) SOA
5 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (23.08%) Database Tuning
6 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
6 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
6 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (23.08%) Requirements Management
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (23.08%) Informatica
6 3 (23.08%) DataStage
6 3 (23.08%) MQSeries
6 3 (23.08%) JMS
6 3 (23.08%) N-Tier
6 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
6 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
6 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
6 3 (23.08%) MS Office

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
2 3 (23.08%) MQSeries
3 1 (7.69%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
2 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (23.08%) DataStage
2 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.69%) JasperReports
3 1 (7.69%) Sybase ASE
3 1 (7.69%) OLTP
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) WebLogic Workshop
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Payments Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Sybase DBA
5 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Sybase Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Web Services
2 7 (53.85%) XML
3 3 (23.08%) JMS
4 2 (15.38%) J2EE
4 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
4 2 (15.38%) Spring
5 1 (7.69%) JSF
5 1 (7.69%) Ajax
5 1 (7.69%) Java EE
5 1 (7.69%) Middleware
5 1 (7.69%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
1 3 (23.08%) N-Tier
2 2 (15.38%) Replication
3 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ETL
2 4 (30.77%) SOA
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (23.08%) Database Tuning
3 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
3 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (23.08%) Requirements Management
3 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) UML
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) PL/SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Informatica
3 2 (15.38%) Sybase
4 1 (7.69%) F5