The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 37 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 12.33% 8.23% 7.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.46% 33.90% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 9 12
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£325 £298 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.24% -7.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £177 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £372 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £34.00 - £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £27.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.81%
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
114 59 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 38.00% 24.28% 22.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 35 31
Average daily rate £325 £310 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £190 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £409 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 9
Average hourly rate £34.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.53 £27.40 £36.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £46.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 28 (33.73%) .NET
2 27 (32.53%) Oracle
3 22 (26.51%) SQL Server
4 21 (25.30%) IIS
4 21 (25.30%) QA
5 20 (24.10%) C#
5 20 (24.10%) PL/SQL
6 18 (21.69%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (20.48%) Oracle Database
8 16 (19.28%) Degree
9 15 (18.07%) Finance
9 15 (18.07%) Linux
9 15 (18.07%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (16.87%) UNIX
10 14 (16.87%) MVC
11 13 (15.66%) Java
12 12 (14.46%) ASP.NET
12 12 (14.46%) Management Information System
12 12 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (13.25%) JavaScript
13 11 (13.25%) OO
14 10 (12.05%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (12.05%) ETL
14 10 (12.05%) Computer Science
14 10 (12.05%) Oracle Database 11g
15 9 (10.84%) WCF
15 9 (10.84%) WPF
15 9 (10.84%) MSBuild
15 9 (10.84%) PowerShell
15 9 (10.84%) TeamCity

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 21 (25.30%) IIS
2 3 (3.61%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.41%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.20%) Mule
4 1 (1.20%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.41%) MS Office
3 1 (1.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) SaaS
2 1 (1.20%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.02%) Firewall
2 4 (4.82%) Internet
3 3 (3.61%) SSL
3 3 (3.61%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.61%) DNS
4 2 (2.41%) LAN
4 2 (2.41%) WAN
4 2 (2.41%) Intranet
5 1 (1.20%) Wireless
5 1 (1.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (26.51%) SQL Server
2 17 (20.48%) Oracle Database
3 10 (12.05%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (12.05%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (9.64%) DB2
5 5 (6.02%) SAP BW
5 5 (6.02%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (6.02%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (4.82%) SAP HANA
6 4 (4.82%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.61%) MySQL
7 3 (3.61%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (3.61%) Data Mining
8 2 (2.41%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.20%) Data Mart
9 1 (1.20%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 9 (10.84%) MSBuild
1 9 (10.84%) TeamCity
2 3 (3.61%) ERwin
3 1 (1.20%) JIRA
3 1 (1.20%) Subversion
3 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.20%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (18.07%) Finance
2 5 (6.02%) Turkish Language
2 5 (6.02%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.61%) Retail
4 1 (1.20%) Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (42.17%) Developer
2 19 (22.89%) Analyst
3 11 (13.25%) .NET Developer
4 9 (10.84%) Applications Support
5 6 (7.23%) Applications Developer
5 6 (7.23%) .NET Applications Developer
6 5 (6.02%) Architect
6 5 (6.02%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) Release Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) Technical Architect
7 4 (4.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) PHP Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Deployment Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) AS400 Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Senior Architect
8 3 (3.61%) Consultant
8 3 (3.61%) Programmer
8 3 (3.61%) Data Analyst
9 2 (2.41%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.41%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (33.73%) .NET
2 12 (14.46%) ASP.NET
3 9 (10.84%) WCF
3 9 (10.84%) WPF
3 9 (10.84%) HTML
3 9 (10.84%) J2EE
3 9 (10.84%) Hibernate
4 6 (7.23%) Web Services
5 5 (6.02%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (6.02%) LAMP
6 3 (3.61%) Ajax
6 3 (3.61%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (3.61%) jQuery
7 2 (2.41%) CSS
7 2 (2.41%) Middleware
8 1 (1.20%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.20%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (1.20%) Visualforce
8 1 (1.20%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.69%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (14.46%) Management Information System
3 10 (12.05%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.61%) iSeries
4 3 (3.61%) AS400
5 2 (2.41%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.41%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (2.41%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.20%) Open Source
6 1 (1.20%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.20%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.20%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.07%) Linux
2 14 (16.87%) UNIX
3 8 (9.64%) Windows
4 4 (4.82%) AIX
5 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.07%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (16.87%) MVC
3 12 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (13.25%) OO
5 10 (12.05%) ETL
6 9 (10.84%) Project Management
7 8 (9.64%) Waterfall
8 7 (8.43%) TOGAF
8 7 (8.43%) ERP
9 5 (6.02%) Data Analysis
9 5 (6.02%) Data Transformation
9 5 (6.02%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (6.02%) CRM
10 4 (4.82%) ITIL
10 4 (4.82%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (4.82%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (4.82%) V-Model
10 4 (4.82%) Test Automation
11 3 (3.61%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.10%) C#
1 20 (24.10%) PL/SQL
2 13 (15.66%) Java
3 11 (13.25%) JavaScript
4 9 (10.84%) PowerShell
4 9 (10.84%) VB.NET
5 8 (9.64%) T-SQL
6 6 (7.23%) VBScript
7 5 (6.02%) PHP
7 5 (6.02%) ABAP
7 5 (6.02%) Python
8 4 (4.82%) Perl
8 4 (4.82%) RPG
8 4 (4.82%) Shell Script
8 4 (4.82%) RPG IV
8 4 (4.82%) Ruby
9 3 (3.61%) RPG/400
10 2 (2.41%) C
10 2 (2.41%) C++
10 2 (2.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (19.28%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.20%) ISEB
3 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (25.30%) QA
2 5 (6.02%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.41%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 27 (32.53%) Oracle
2 8 (9.64%) Business Objects
3 7 (8.43%) IBM
4 5 (6.02%) SAP
5 4 (4.82%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.82%) VMware
5 4 (4.82%) HP
6 3 (3.61%) ComArch
7 2 (2.41%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.20%) Informatica
8 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.20%) Cognos
Slough, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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TEKsystems
Rate: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago