The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL 21 19 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 15.22% 8.44% 14.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.89% 30.16% 37.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 31
Median daily rate £325 £368 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.56% +13.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £253 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £424 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +30.76%
SQL
Berkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54 63 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 39.13% 28.00% 38.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 48 83
Median daily rate £320 £376 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.08% +12.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £38.50 £42.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% +30.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Slough

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Slough region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Slough region with a requirement for SQL.

1 27 (49.09%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (41.82%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (40.00%) Finance
4 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
4 18 (32.73%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (27.27%) ETL
6 14 (25.45%) Telecoms
7 13 (23.64%) Oracle
8 12 (21.82%) MS Excel
8 12 (21.82%) Requirements Analysis
9 11 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
9 11 (20.00%) Cognos
10 10 (18.18%) RDBMS
10 10 (18.18%) Toad
10 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
10 10 (18.18%) Inmon Methodology
10 10 (18.18%) Relational Database
10 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
11 9 (16.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 9 (16.36%) Java
11 9 (16.36%) OOP
11 9 (16.36%) OO
11 9 (16.36%) MS Access
12 8 (14.55%) ITIL
12 8 (14.55%) PL/SQL
12 8 (14.55%) Delphi
12 8 (14.55%) HTML
12 8 (14.55%) .NET
12 8 (14.55%) Migration

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (1.82%) Apache
1 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.82%) JBoss
1 1 (1.82%) LiveCycle
1 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (1.82%) SAS
1 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (21.82%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.91%) MS Office
2 6 (10.91%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (10.91%) MS Project
2 6 (10.91%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.82%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (16.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (3.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.82%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (1.82%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.82%) CallidusCloud
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) 2G
1 6 (10.91%) 3G
1 6 (10.91%) 4G
1 6 (10.91%) LTE
1 6 (10.91%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (7.27%) Wireless
3 2 (3.64%) LAN
4 1 (1.82%) BGP
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.82%) DNS
4 1 (1.82%) HSRP
4 1 (1.82%) HTTP
4 1 (1.82%) IPsec
4 1 (1.82%) OSPF
4 1 (1.82%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (41.82%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (18.18%) RDBMS
2 10 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 9 (16.36%) MS Access
4 8 (14.55%) DataStage
4 8 (14.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (12.73%) Data Mart
6 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (9.09%) OLAP
7 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (3.64%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (3.64%) Power BI
10 1 (1.82%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 1 (1.82%) Cognos Query Studio
10 1 (1.82%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Toad
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.82%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (40.00%) Finance
2 14 (25.45%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.27%) Back Office
3 4 (7.27%) Marketing
4 2 (3.64%) Electronics
4 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.82%) Advertising
5 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (36.36%) Developer
2 16 (29.09%) Analyst
3 7 (12.73%) Business Analyst
3 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 7 (12.73%) Delphi Developer
3 7 (12.73%) SQL Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Consultant
4 6 (10.91%) Service Desk Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Technical Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Technical Business Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Business Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Cognos Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Cognos BI Developer
6 4 (7.27%) CRM Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) CRM Business Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) ETL Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Report Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Telecoms Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Online Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) .NET
1 8 (14.55%) HTML
2 7 (12.73%) XML
3 2 (3.64%) STL
3 2 (3.64%) Velocity
4 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.82%) MDX
4 1 (1.82%) NancyFx
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.73%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.91%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.64%) Data Extraction
3 2 (3.64%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Linux
1 4 (7.27%) Windows
2 3 (5.45%) Unix
2 3 (5.45%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.82%) AIX
4 1 (1.82%) FreeBSD
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Solaris
4 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (49.09%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (27.27%) ETL
3 12 (21.82%) Requirements Analysis
4 11 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (18.18%) Inmon Methodology
5 10 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
6 9 (16.36%) OO
6 9 (16.36%) OOP
7 8 (14.55%) ITIL
7 8 (14.55%) Migration
7 8 (14.55%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (14.55%) Waterfall
8 7 (12.73%) CRM
8 7 (12.73%) Dashboard Development
8 7 (12.73%) Data Modelling
9 6 (10.91%) DSDM
9 6 (10.91%) Six Sigma
9 6 (10.91%) Time Management
9 6 (10.91%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.36%) Java
2 8 (14.55%) Delphi
2 8 (14.55%) PL/SQL
3 3 (5.45%) Shell Script
3 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.64%) C++
4 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.82%) Perl
5 1 (1.82%) PHP
5 1 (1.82%) Python
5 1 (1.82%) R
5 1 (1.82%) VB
5 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Degree
1 4 (7.27%) HNC
2 1 (1.82%) CCNA
2 1 (1.82%) CCNP
2 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
2 13 (23.64%) Oracle
3 11 (20.00%) Cognos
4 8 (14.55%) Informatica
5 6 (10.91%) Citrix
5 6 (10.91%) Cramer
5 6 (10.91%) Huawei
5 6 (10.91%) Nokia Networks
5 6 (10.91%) Nortel
5 6 (10.91%) Remedy
5 6 (10.91%) Tellabs
6 4 (7.27%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 4 (7.27%) Arqiva
6 4 (7.27%) BT
6 4 (7.27%) Ericsson
6 4 (7.27%) NetCracker
6 4 (7.27%) Nokia
6 4 (7.27%) Telindus
6 4 (7.27%) Virgin Media
6 4 (7.27%) ZTE