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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 222 208 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.33% 15.05% 12.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.79% 41.60% 35.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 126 69
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£350 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £250 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 9
Average hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £28.60 £17.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £132.50 £46.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-29.68% +16.36%
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
507 500 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 39.58% 36.18% 36.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 322 185
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 31
Average hourly rate £47.79 £33.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.65% -10.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £20.00 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £59.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +20 35 £325 -4.41% 20
Leatherhead +2 20 £450 +20.00% 8
Woking +13 13 £325 -10.34% 10
Cobham +1 9 £365 -
Epsom -1 8 £344 +14.58% 4
Weybridge -1 5 £463 +23.33% 3
Staines -5 5 £413 - 2
Dorking +8 4 £325 - 2
Redhill -12 4 £350 -17.64% 2
Egham -4 3 £310 -38.00% 1
Reigate +4 2 £338 +12.50% 4
Thames Ditton - 1 - -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 162 (37.07%) Oracle
2 123 (28.15%) SQL Server
3 94 (21.51%) PL/SQL
4 88 (20.14%) Windows
5 84 (19.22%) .NET
6 82 (18.76%) Microsoft
7 79 (18.08%) C#
8 76 (17.39%) Java
9 66 (15.10%) Agile Software Development
10 65 (14.87%) UNIX
11 62 (14.19%) Finance
12 60 (13.73%) T-SQL
13 56 (12.81%) Linux
14 54 (12.36%) XML
15 53 (12.13%) Oracle Database
16 48 (10.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 46 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
18 45 (10.30%) ASP.NET
19 44 (10.07%) Web Services
19 44 (10.07%) ETL
19 44 (10.07%) SQL Server 2008
20 43 (9.84%) Security Cleared
20 43 (9.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 41 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
22 40 (9.15%) Migration
22 40 (9.15%) SC Cleared
23 39 (8.92%) VMware
23 39 (8.92%) MS Excel
24 37 (8.47%) Software Engineering
25 36 (8.24%) Perl

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 23 (5.26%) Tomcat
1 23 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 21 (4.81%) WebLogic
3 18 (4.12%) IIS
3 18 (4.12%) JBoss
4 14 (3.20%) MS Exchange
5 13 (2.97%) Apache
6 11 (2.52%) SAS
7 7 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (1.14%) CMS
8 5 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.69%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.69%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.69%) Lync
9 3 (0.69%) Orchard CMS
9 3 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.46%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.46%) WinCC
Applications
1 39 (8.92%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.75%) MS Office
3 6 (1.37%) PowerPivot
4 5 (1.14%) SPSS
5 4 (0.92%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (3.89%) Oracle Cash Management
2 10 (2.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.14%) Oracle Utilities
4 3 (0.69%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.23%) Agresso
6 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.83%) Office 365
3 6 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.69%) Yammer
5 2 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (0.46%) IaaS
5 2 (0.46%) Route 53
5 2 (0.46%) PaaS
5 2 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.64%) SAN
2 24 (5.49%) DNS
3 18 (4.12%) DHCP
4 17 (3.89%) Radio Access Network
4 17 (3.89%) LAN
5 15 (3.43%) TCP/IP
5 15 (3.43%) 3G
5 15 (3.43%) 2G
5 15 (3.43%) LTE
6 12 (2.75%) NAS
7 10 (2.29%) Firewall
8 9 (2.06%) FTP
9 8 (1.83%) SSH
9 8 (1.83%) Internet
9 8 (1.83%) WAN
10 7 (1.60%) UMTS
11 6 (1.37%) GSM
11 6 (1.37%) VPN
12 5 (1.14%) HTTP
12 5 (1.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (28.15%) SQL Server
2 53 (12.13%) Oracle Database
3 48 (10.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 46 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
5 44 (10.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 43 (9.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 32 (7.32%) Relational Database
8 27 (6.18%) Oracle Database 11g
9 17 (3.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 17 (3.89%) NoSQL
9 17 (3.89%) MySQL
10 15 (3.43%) RDBMS
10 15 (3.43%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (2.97%) SQL Server 2000
11 13 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (2.52%) Oracle Database 12c
13 8 (1.83%) PowerCenter
13 8 (1.83%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (1.83%) MS Access
13 8 (1.83%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 19 (4.35%) Subversion
2 18 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (2.97%) Visual Studio
3 13 (2.97%) SoapUI
4 11 (2.52%) Selenium
5 10 (2.29%) Toad
6 8 (1.83%) JIRA
6 8 (1.83%) NUnit
7 7 (1.60%) JMeter
8 6 (1.37%) Maven
9 5 (1.14%) Eclipse
9 5 (1.14%) CruiseControl
9 5 (1.14%) Hudson
9 5 (1.14%) Rhino Mocks
9 5 (1.14%) Moq
9 5 (1.14%) MSBuild
9 5 (1.14%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.92%) WebDriver
10 4 (0.92%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 4 (0.92%) Git (software)
General
1 62 (14.19%) Finance
2 34 (7.78%) Telecoms
3 19 (4.35%) Banking
3 19 (4.35%) Billing
4 16 (3.66%) Games
5 10 (2.29%) Retail
6 9 (2.06%) Investment Banking
6 9 (2.06%) Marketing
7 7 (1.60%) Electronics
8 6 (1.37%) Publishing
9 5 (1.14%) Automotive
10 4 (0.92%) Online Betting
11 3 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.46%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.46%) Advertising
12 2 (0.46%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.46%) Back Office
13 1 (0.23%) Law
13 1 (0.23%) Legal
13 1 (0.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 172 (39.36%) Developer
2 97 (22.20%) Analyst
3 36 (8.24%) DBA
4 35 (8.01%) Java Developer
5 27 (6.18%) Consultant
5 27 (6.18%) .NET Developer
5 27 (6.18%) SQL DBA
6 26 (5.95%) SQL Developer
6 26 (5.95%) Administrator
7 23 (5.26%) Test Analyst
7 23 (5.26%) Support Analyst
8 18 (4.12%) PL/SQL Developer
8 18 (4.12%) Programmer
9 16 (3.66%) Data Analyst
10 14 (3.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 14 (3.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 14 (3.20%) C# Developer
10 14 (3.20%) SQL Server DBA
10 14 (3.20%) Tester
11 13 (2.97%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (19.22%) .NET
2 54 (12.36%) XML
3 45 (10.30%) ASP.NET
4 44 (10.07%) Web Services
5 34 (7.78%) HTML
6 28 (6.41%) CSS
7 27 (6.18%) SOAP
7 27 (6.18%) Spring
8 25 (5.72%) JSF
9 22 (5.03%) Hibernate
10 20 (4.58%) J2EE
10 20 (4.58%) ICEfaces
11 17 (3.89%) .NET Framework
12 15 (3.43%) jQuery
13 13 (2.97%) Middleware
13 13 (2.97%) XML Messaging
13 13 (2.97%) WCF
13 13 (2.97%) RESTful
13 13 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (2.52%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.12%) Replication
3 16 (3.66%) Computer Science
4 13 (2.97%) Client/Server
5 11 (2.52%) Clustering
6 10 (2.29%) Data Extraction
7 9 (2.06%) Enterprise Storage
8 7 (1.60%) Data Integration
8 7 (1.60%) Online Games
9 6 (1.37%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.37%) Visualisation
9 6 (1.37%) Smart Meter
10 3 (0.69%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.69%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.69%) Statistics
10 3 (0.69%) iPhone
10 3 (0.69%) iPad
11 2 (0.46%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.46%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.46%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 88 (20.14%) Windows
2 65 (14.87%) UNIX
3 56 (12.81%) Linux
4 28 (6.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (5.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (3.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (3.66%) Solaris
8 14 (3.20%) AIX
9 11 (2.52%) Windows 7
9 11 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (1.83%) Android
11 6 (1.37%) Apple iOS
11 6 (1.37%) Windows 2000
12 4 (0.92%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.46%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.46%) VMS
14 1 (0.23%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (15.10%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (10.07%) ETL
3 41 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
4 40 (9.15%) Migration
5 37 (8.47%) Software Engineering
6 35 (8.01%) MVC
6 35 (8.01%) Performance Tuning
7 29 (6.64%) Scrum
8 25 (5.72%) CRM
9 22 (5.03%) Test Management
10 19 (4.35%) TDD
11 18 (4.12%) Data Modelling
11 18 (4.12%) Data Migration
11 18 (4.12%) User Acceptance Testing
12 15 (3.43%) OO
12 15 (3.43%) Network Planning
13 14 (3.20%) Analytics
13 14 (3.20%) ITIL
14 13 (2.97%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (2.97%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 94 (21.51%) PL/SQL
2 79 (18.08%) C#
3 76 (17.39%) Java
4 60 (13.73%) T-SQL
5 36 (8.24%) Perl
6 34 (7.78%) JavaScript
7 24 (5.49%) Shell Script
8 19 (4.35%) VBScript
9 17 (3.89%) VB.NET
10 14 (3.20%) VB
11 13 (2.97%) PHP
11 13 (2.97%) PowerShell
12 10 (2.29%) R
13 9 (2.06%) Python
13 9 (2.06%) VBA
13 9 (2.06%) Delphi
13 9 (2.06%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 7 (1.60%) C
14 7 (1.60%) Bash Shell
15 6 (1.37%) VB6
Qualifications
1 43 (9.84%) Security Cleared
2 40 (9.15%) SC Cleared
3 23 (5.26%) Degree
4 14 (3.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (2.06%) CCNA
5 9 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (1.83%) ISTQB
7 7 (1.60%) HNC
7 7 (1.60%) HND
8 6 (1.37%) MCTS
8 6 (1.37%) MCDBA
9 5 (1.14%) ISEB
10 4 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (0.92%) MCSE
10 4 (0.92%) MCP
10 4 (0.92%) MCAD
10 4 (0.92%) MCSD
11 3 (0.69%) SAS Certification
11 3 (0.69%) MCITP
12 2 (0.46%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.97%) QA
1 13 (2.97%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.69%) COBIT
3 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (8.01%) Active Directory
2 31 (7.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.97%) vSphere
4 10 (2.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 6 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (1.37%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.92%) Veritas File System
6 4 (0.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (0.69%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.46%) UAG
8 2 (0.46%) XenApp
8 2 (0.46%) XenServer
8 2 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.23%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.23%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (4.58%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (3.43%) NSN NetAct
2 15 (3.43%) SCCM
3 12 (2.75%) NetBackup
4 7 (1.60%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (1.60%) WSUS
4 7 (1.60%) SCOM
5 4 (0.92%) Control-M
5 4 (0.92%) ARCserve
6 3 (0.69%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.69%) Puppet
7 2 (0.46%) Ansible
7 2 (0.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.46%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.23%) Nmap
8 1 (0.23%) WebInspect
8 1 (0.23%) Nessus
8 1 (0.23%) WMI
8 1 (0.23%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 162 (37.07%) Oracle
2 82 (18.76%) Microsoft
3 39 (8.92%) VMware
4 27 (6.18%) HP
5 20 (4.58%) Red Hat
6 17 (3.89%) Informatica
7 15 (3.43%) Nokia
7 15 (3.43%) Ericsson
7 15 (3.43%) Citrix
8 14 (3.20%) Sun
9 13 (2.97%) Nortel
9 13 (2.97%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 12 (2.75%) NetApp
10 12 (2.75%) Cognos
10 12 (2.75%) Cisco
11 11 (2.52%) SAP
11 11 (2.52%) IBM
12 10 (2.29%) Remedy
13 9 (2.06%) Business Objects
14 8 (1.83%) Symantec
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