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 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 17 11
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL 17 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 9.24% 6.40% 10.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.57% 22.62% 34.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 16
Average daily rate £350 £368 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £284 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £750 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £17.22 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -23.66%
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
35 84 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 19.02% 28.28% 30.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 49 41
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £491 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +85.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 1 May 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 1 May 2016, 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 8 (26.67%) HTML
1 8 (26.67%) Web Services
1 8 (26.67%) XML
1 8 (26.67%) ETL
2 7 (23.33%) .NET
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle
3 6 (20.00%) Java
3 6 (20.00%) Linux
3 6 (20.00%) SOA
3 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (16.67%) Degree
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (16.67%) Apache Flex
4 5 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (16.67%) Visualforce
4 5 (16.67%) Apex Code
4 5 (16.67%) Workflow
4 5 (16.67%) Finance
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.67%) Toad
4 5 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (16.67%) J2EE
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 5 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (10.00%) SAS
2 3 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.33%) ArcGIS
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) SPSS
3 1 (3.33%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.67%) FinancialForce.com
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) FTP
2 1 (3.33%) 2G
2 1 (3.33%) 3G
2 1 (3.33%) 4G
2 1 (3.33%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.33%) LTE
2 1 (3.33%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (3.33%) S/MIME
2 1 (3.33%) SSL
2 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.33%) Big Data
3 4 (13.33%) Hadoop
4 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (6.67%) DB2
5 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.33%) Base SAS
6 1 (3.33%) DataStage
6 1 (3.33%) GIS
6 1 (3.33%) MS Access
6 1 (3.33%) MySQL
6 1 (3.33%) OLAP
6 1 (3.33%) QGIS
6 1 (3.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
1 5 (16.67%) Toad
2 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.00%) Introscope
3 3 (10.00%) JProfiler
4 2 (6.67%) Maven
4 2 (6.67%) SilkPerformer
4 2 (6.67%) Subversion
4 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.33%) HP UFT
5 1 (3.33%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.33%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Legal
4 1 (3.33%) Back Office
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Business Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Business Objects Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Data Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) GIS Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Graduate SQL Developer
6 1 (3.33%) SSIS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) HTML
1 8 (26.67%) Web Services
1 8 (26.67%) XML
2 7 (23.33%) .NET
3 5 (16.67%) Apache Flex
3 5 (16.67%) J2EE
3 5 (16.67%) Visualforce
4 4 (13.33%) Middleware
5 3 (10.00%) CSS
6 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.67%) Backbone.js
6 2 (6.67%) Ember.js
6 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
6 2 (6.67%) LESS
6 2 (6.67%) MDX
6 2 (6.67%) RESTful
6 2 (6.67%) Sass
6 2 (6.67%) Spring
7 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Data Conversion
4 1 (3.33%) Data Extraction
4 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.33%) Statistics
4 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Windows
3 3 (10.00%) Solaris
3 3 (10.00%) Unix
4 1 (3.33%) Android
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) ETL
2 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (20.00%) SOA
3 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) Workflow
4 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Analytics
5 3 (10.00%) DevOps
5 3 (10.00%) ERP
5 3 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (10.00%) Migration
5 3 (10.00%) MVC
5 3 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.00%) SDLC
5 3 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Usability Testing
6 2 (6.67%) CRM
6 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) Java
2 5 (16.67%) Apex Code
3 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.00%) C++
4 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (10.00%) VB
5 2 (6.67%) C#
5 2 (6.67%) MATLAB
5 2 (6.67%) Python
6 1 (3.33%) Perl
6 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.33%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) ISEB
2 3 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (6.67%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (3.33%) CCNA
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) HNC
4 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) HP SiteScope
1 3 (10.00%) nmon
2 2 (6.67%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.33%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (6.67%) BMC
3 2 (6.67%) HP
3 2 (6.67%) Tableau
3 2 (6.67%) Teradata
4 1 (3.33%) Arqiva
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) Demandware
4 1 (3.33%) Huawei
4 1 (3.33%) Juniper
4 1 (3.33%) NetCracker
4 1 (3.33%) Nokia Networks
4 1 (3.33%) Nortel
4 1 (3.33%) Splunk
4 1 (3.33%) Telindus
4 1 (3.33%) Tellabs
4 1 (3.33%) Virgin Media
4 1 (3.33%) ZTE
Slough, Berkshire
Computer People
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £450 - 500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago