The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 12 September 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 251 193 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.96% 14.62% 13.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.18% 39.88% 33.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 104 61
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£350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £221 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 5
Average hourly rate £46.75 £19.25 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.85% -19.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £13.13 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £24.68 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+10.63% -8.66%
SQL
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
521 484 504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 39.35% 36.67% 39.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 279 225
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £215 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 38
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £17.04 £33.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

SQL
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +10 23 £331 +25.00% 14
Leatherhead 0 16 £500 +25.00% 2
Staines +3 11 £363 +3.57% 1
Reigate +8 9 £375 -1.63% 6
Weybridge +7 8 £220 -23.47% 2
Egham +1 7 £375 -6.25% 2
Epsom +6 6 £228 -32.59% 3
Woking -10 5 £361 +22.45% 10
Redhill +4 3 £375 +44.23% 6
Cobham - 3 £450 -
Farnham +1 1 - - 2
Camberley -2 1 £375 -21.05% 3
Chertsey - 1 £300 -
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £225 -
Dorking - - - - 2
Godalming - - - - 1
Esher - - - -
Horley - - - -
Shepperton - - - - 1
Thames Ditton - - - - 4
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

1 170 (36.56%) Oracle
2 148 (31.83%) SQL Server
3 135 (29.03%) .NET
4 116 (24.95%) Windows
5 102 (21.94%) C#
6 91 (19.57%) PL/SQL
7 89 (19.14%) XML
7 89 (19.14%) Microsoft
8 83 (17.85%) Agile Software Development
9 80 (17.20%) Java
10 71 (15.27%) Finance
11 69 (14.84%) Oracle Database
12 64 (13.76%) ASP.NET
12 64 (13.76%) Linux
13 63 (13.55%) JavaScript
14 59 (12.69%) Web Services
15 54 (11.61%) UNIX
16 52 (11.18%) Visual Studio
17 51 (10.97%) HTML
18 49 (10.54%) Oracle Database 11g
19 48 (10.32%) WCF
19 48 (10.32%) VB.NET
20 45 (9.68%) MS Excel
20 45 (9.68%) Scrum
20 45 (9.68%) Relational Database
20 45 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
20 45 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
21 43 (9.25%) Data Warehouse
22 41 (8.82%) T-SQL
23 40 (8.60%) CRM

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 30 (6.45%) IIS
2 23 (4.95%) SharePoint
3 13 (2.80%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (2.58%) Documentum
5 11 (2.37%) SAS
5 11 (2.37%) Node.js
6 10 (2.15%) Apache Pig
7 7 (1.51%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.29%) WebLogic
8 6 (1.29%) CMS
8 6 (1.29%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.08%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.65%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.65%) Confluence
10 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.22%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.22%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 45 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 33 (7.10%) MS Office
3 11 (2.37%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.65%) ArcInfo
5 2 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.43%) SPSS
5 2 (0.43%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (4.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.29%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (1.29%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (1.29%) Oracle Receivables
2 6 (1.29%) Oracle Assets
2 6 (1.29%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.43%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.43%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.43%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.43%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (0.43%) Magento
3 2 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.22%) MoSes
4 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.22%) Maximo
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.01%) Office 365
2 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.24%) SAN
2 10 (2.15%) DNS
2 10 (2.15%) Radio Access Network
3 8 (1.72%) LTE
3 8 (1.72%) LAN
3 8 (1.72%) DHCP
4 7 (1.51%) WAN
4 7 (1.51%) FTP
4 7 (1.51%) VPN
5 6 (1.29%) SNMP
5 6 (1.29%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.29%) Telnet
5 6 (1.29%) Firewall
6 5 (1.08%) 2G
6 5 (1.08%) SSL
6 5 (1.08%) Internet
6 5 (1.08%) 3G
7 4 (0.86%) Intranet
7 4 (0.86%) HTTP
8 3 (0.65%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (31.83%) SQL Server
2 69 (14.84%) Oracle Database
3 49 (10.54%) Oracle Database 11g
4 45 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 45 (9.68%) Relational Database
5 43 (9.25%) Data Warehouse
6 40 (8.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 38 (8.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 27 (5.81%) Oracle Database 10g
9 24 (5.16%) MySQL
10 22 (4.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 18 (3.87%) SQL Server 2000
12 16 (3.44%) Big Data
13 13 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (2.80%) RDBMS
14 12 (2.58%) DTS
14 12 (2.58%) Data Mining
14 12 (2.58%) NoSQL
14 12 (2.58%) Hadoop
14 12 (2.58%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 52 (11.18%) Visual Studio
2 33 (7.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (3.23%) Toad
3 15 (3.23%) Subversion
4 13 (2.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 12 (2.58%) SpecFlow
6 10 (2.15%) Git (software)
7 9 (1.94%) Selenium
8 8 (1.72%) Eclipse
9 6 (1.29%) QuickTest Pro
10 5 (1.08%) JIRA
10 5 (1.08%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (1.08%) JUnit
10 5 (1.08%) Jenkins
10 5 (1.08%) SoapUI
11 4 (0.86%) WebDriver
11 4 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (0.65%) TestDirector
12 3 (0.65%) QARun
12 3 (0.65%) Maven
General
1 71 (15.27%) Finance
2 30 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 28 (6.02%) Billing
4 15 (3.23%) Marketing
5 11 (2.37%) Banking
6 6 (1.29%) Games
7 5 (1.08%) Electronics
8 4 (0.86%) Retail
9 3 (0.65%) Korean Language
9 3 (0.65%) Automotive
9 3 (0.65%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.43%) Legal
10 2 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.22%) Back Office
11 1 (0.22%) Advertising
11 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.22%) Local Government
11 1 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 192 (41.29%) Developer
2 104 (22.37%) Analyst
3 42 (9.03%) .NET Developer
4 39 (8.39%) Tester
5 29 (6.24%) Architect
5 29 (6.24%) Test Analyst
6 25 (5.38%) Oracle Developer
7 24 (5.16%) DBA
8 23 (4.95%) VB.NET Developer
9 21 (4.52%) Administrator
10 19 (4.09%) Data Analyst
10 19 (4.09%) Systems Tester
10 19 (4.09%) SQL Developer
11 17 (3.66%) Support Analyst
12 16 (3.44%) Technical Architect
12 16 (3.44%) Consultant
13 15 (3.23%) Business Analyst
13 15 (3.23%) Java Developer
13 15 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
14 14 (3.01%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (29.03%) .NET
2 89 (19.14%) XML
3 64 (13.76%) ASP.NET
4 59 (12.69%) Web Services
5 51 (10.97%) HTML
6 48 (10.32%) WCF
7 33 (7.10%) CSS
8 31 (6.67%) SOAP
9 28 (6.02%) REST
10 25 (5.38%) HTML5
11 24 (5.16%) WPF
12 23 (4.95%) jQuery
13 18 (3.87%) XSLT
14 17 (3.66%) Oracle ADF
15 16 (3.44%) WF
16 15 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
17 13 (2.80%) COM+
18 11 (2.37%) .NET Framework
18 11 (2.37%) Django
19 10 (2.15%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 45 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (2.58%) User Experience
3 11 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (2.15%) Open Source
5 8 (1.72%) Clustering
6 7 (1.51%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.51%) Computer Science
7 4 (0.86%) Celerra
7 4 (0.86%) GIS
7 4 (0.86%) Management Information System
7 4 (0.86%) CLARiiON
7 4 (0.86%) EMC Centera
7 4 (0.86%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.65%) NHS
8 3 (0.65%) Firmware
8 3 (0.65%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.65%) Online Games
8 3 (0.65%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.65%) Replication
8 3 (0.65%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 116 (24.95%) Windows
2 64 (13.76%) Linux
3 54 (11.61%) UNIX
4 18 (3.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (2.80%) Solaris
7 8 (1.72%) Apple iOS
8 7 (1.51%) Windows 2000
9 6 (1.29%) Windows XP
9 6 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.08%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (0.65%) AIX
12 2 (0.43%) SUSE
12 2 (0.43%) Android
13 1 (0.22%) HPUX
13 1 (0.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (17.85%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (9.68%) Scrum
3 40 (8.60%) CRM
4 38 (8.17%) MVC
5 27 (5.81%) ETL
5 27 (5.81%) Software Testing
5 27 (5.81%) Performance Tuning
6 22 (4.73%) Automated Testing
7 21 (4.52%) User Acceptance Testing
7 21 (4.52%) Workflow
8 20 (4.30%) Project Management
8 20 (4.30%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (4.30%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (4.30%) System Testing
9 19 (4.09%) BDD
10 18 (3.87%) Web Development
11 17 (3.66%) OO
11 17 (3.66%) Data Modelling
12 15 (3.23%) Migration
13 13 (2.80%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 102 (21.94%) C#
2 91 (19.57%) PL/SQL
3 80 (17.20%) Java
4 63 (13.55%) JavaScript
5 48 (10.32%) VB.NET
6 41 (8.82%) T-SQL
7 23 (4.95%) Python
8 22 (4.73%) Perl
9 21 (4.52%) VB
10 15 (3.23%) C++
10 15 (3.23%) VB6
11 14 (3.01%) VBScript
12 8 (1.72%) Shell Script
12 8 (1.72%) PowerShell
13 7 (1.51%) R
14 6 (1.29%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.08%) PHP
15 5 (1.08%) C
16 4 (0.86%) VBA
16 4 (0.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 38 (8.17%) Security Cleared
2 32 (6.88%) SC Cleared
3 21 (4.52%) ISEB
4 12 (2.58%) Degree
5 9 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.08%) MCSE
7 4 (0.86%) CCNA
7 4 (0.86%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.65%) CCNP
8 3 (0.65%) SAS Certification
8 3 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.43%) JNCIA
9 2 (0.43%) JNCIS
9 2 (0.43%) JNCIP
9 2 (0.43%) MCTS
9 2 (0.43%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.43%) MCP
9 2 (0.43%) CCDA
9 2 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.02%) QA
2 2 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.22%) DICOM
3 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (4.30%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 13 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (2.37%) Forefront TMG
4 11 (2.37%) UAG
4 11 (2.37%) ISA Server
5 5 (1.08%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (3.01%) SCOM
2 13 (2.80%) SCCM
3 12 (2.58%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (1.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (0.86%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (0.86%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.65%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (0.65%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.43%) Foglight
7 2 (0.43%) Legato
8 1 (0.22%) WSUS
8 1 (0.22%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 170 (36.56%) Oracle
2 89 (19.14%) Microsoft
3 31 (6.67%) VMware
4 24 (5.16%) Business Objects
5 14 (3.01%) SolarWinds
6 13 (2.80%) EMC
7 12 (2.58%) Dell
8 11 (2.37%) SAP
8 11 (2.37%) Cisco
9 10 (2.15%) Sybase
9 10 (2.15%) Sencha
9 10 (2.15%) F5
10 9 (1.94%) HP
10 9 (1.94%) Red Hat
11 8 (1.72%) IBM
12 7 (1.51%) JBoss
12 7 (1.51%) Greenplum
12 7 (1.51%) Teradata
12 7 (1.51%) Huawei
13 6 (1.29%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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