The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL 205 253 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.00% 19.04% 17.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.00% 46.51% 46.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 174 150
Median daily rate £415 £353 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.73% +4.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £23.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.42% +69.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £28.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+3.11% +12.50%
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
554 544 470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 43.25% 40.93% 37.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 344 309
Median daily rate £430 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 14 13
Median hourly rate £40.00 £47.25 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.34% -0.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £52.19 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines +15 36 £385 +23.20% 3
Camberley +1 17 £525 - 2
Redhill -2 15 £400 +14.28% 5
Leatherhead -7 13 £450 +12.50% 3
Weybridge -6 12 £480 +16.36% 6
Guildford -2 11 £350 -15.15% 6
Egham +2 9 £465 +106.66%
Cobham -1 7 £353 +0.71% 2
Epsom -4 5 £370 +19.35%
Farnham - 4 £369 - 1
Reigate +2 3 £335 - 2
Woking -4 2 £280 -13.84% 11
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SQL.

1 134 (33.50%) SQL Server
2 132 (33.00%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (27.00%) Oracle
4 100 (25.00%) .NET
5 95 (23.75%) Linux
6 91 (22.75%) XML
7 88 (22.00%) Windows
8 83 (20.75%) C#
9 79 (19.75%) Java
10 77 (19.25%) Microsoft
11 65 (16.25%) Web Services
12 61 (15.25%) Finance
13 56 (14.00%) JavaScript
13 56 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 53 (13.25%) Scrum
15 52 (13.00%) Unix
15 52 (13.00%) Security Cleared
15 52 (13.00%) Microsoft Azure
16 49 (12.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 49 (12.25%) Team Foundation Server
17 48 (12.00%) Git (software)
18 46 (11.50%) PowerShell
18 46 (11.50%) T-SQL
18 46 (11.50%) MVC
19 44 (11.00%) HTML
20 43 (10.75%) SOAP
20 43 (10.75%) Degree
21 41 (10.25%) SC Cleared
22 40 (10.00%) Use Case
23 39 (9.75%) ASP.NET

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 19 (4.75%) JBoss
2 17 (4.25%) SharePoint
3 15 (3.75%) Apache
4 13 (3.25%) IIS
5 9 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (2.00%) WebLogic
7 7 (1.75%) Confluence
7 7 (1.75%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.50%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.00%) Apache Pig
9 4 (1.00%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.00%) Apache Spark
9 4 (1.00%) CMS
10 3 (0.75%) ColdFusion
10 3 (0.75%) ColdFusion MX
10 3 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.75%) JRun
10 3 (0.75%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.75%) SAS
10 3 (0.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 35 (8.75%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.75%) MS Visio
3 10 (2.50%) MS Office
4 7 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (3.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.00%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.75%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.75%) SystmOne
4 2 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 52 (13.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (5.75%) IaaS
3 23 (5.75%) PaaS
4 14 (3.50%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.00%) Office 365
6 3 (0.75%) SaaS
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.25%) AWS OpsWorks
7 1 (0.25%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.25%) Heroku
7 1 (0.25%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.50%) SAN
2 14 (3.50%) TCP/IP
3 9 (2.25%) DHCP
3 9 (2.25%) DVB
3 9 (2.25%) Firewall
3 9 (2.25%) HTTP
4 7 (1.75%) DNS
4 7 (1.75%) LAN
4 7 (1.75%) Network Security
4 7 (1.75%) WAN
5 5 (1.25%) Internet
5 5 (1.25%) MPLS
5 5 (1.25%) NAS
5 5 (1.25%) SNMP
5 5 (1.25%) VLAN
5 5 (1.25%) VPN
6 2 (0.50%) 2G
6 2 (0.50%) SSH
6 2 (0.50%) Wireless
6 2 (0.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (33.50%) SQL Server
2 56 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 49 (12.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (6.75%) Oracle Database
6 25 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
7 23 (5.75%) Relational Database
7 23 (5.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 22 (5.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (3.75%) DB2
9 15 (3.75%) Hadoop
10 14 (3.50%) MySQL
10 14 (3.50%) NoSQL
10 14 (3.50%) RDBMS
10 14 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (3.25%) VoltDB
12 11 (2.75%) Oracle Reports
12 11 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
14 9 (2.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 49 (12.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 48 (12.00%) Git (software)
3 33 (8.25%) Visual Studio
4 30 (7.50%) Maven
5 29 (7.25%) Subversion
6 28 (7.00%) SoapUI
7 24 (6.00%) Jenkins
8 23 (5.75%) JIRA
9 22 (5.50%) JUnit
10 21 (5.25%) Eclipse
11 18 (4.50%) Selenium
12 11 (2.75%) JMeter
13 10 (2.50%) Cucumber
13 10 (2.50%) JBehave
13 10 (2.50%) NUnit
14 9 (2.25%) Ant
15 7 (1.75%) Moq
15 7 (1.75%) SpecFlow
15 7 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 6 (1.50%) Hudson
General
1 61 (15.25%) Finance
2 25 (6.25%) Banking
3 13 (3.25%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.00%) Investment Banking
5 9 (2.25%) Back Office
5 9 (2.25%) Marketing
6 5 (1.25%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.50%) Advertising
7 2 (0.50%) Automotive
7 2 (0.50%) Publishing
7 2 (0.50%) Retail
8 1 (0.25%) Front Office
8 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 167 (41.75%) Developer
2 61 (15.25%) Analyst
3 50 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 36 (9.00%) Java Developer
5 34 (8.50%) .NET Developer
6 33 (8.25%) C# Developer
7 22 (5.50%) Business Analyst
8 19 (4.75%) C# .NET Developer
9 17 (4.25%) DBA
9 17 (4.25%) DevOps Engineer
9 17 (4.25%) Senior Developer
10 16 (4.00%) Test Analyst
11 15 (3.75%) SQL Server Developer
12 14 (3.50%) Azure DevOps
12 14 (3.50%) CRM Developer
13 13 (3.25%) Architect
13 13 (3.25%) Azure Engineer
13 13 (3.25%) SQL DBA
14 12 (3.00%) Data Analyst
14 12 (3.00%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (25.00%) .NET
2 91 (22.75%) XML
3 65 (16.25%) Web Services
4 44 (11.00%) HTML
5 43 (10.75%) SOAP
6 39 (9.75%) ASP.NET
7 35 (8.75%) CSS
7 35 (8.75%) REST
8 26 (6.50%) jQuery
9 25 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (6.00%) HTML5
11 22 (5.50%) WCF
12 21 (5.25%) .NET Framework
12 21 (5.25%) JSON
12 21 (5.25%) Spring
13 20 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 18 (4.50%) XML Messaging
15 17 (4.25%) AngularJS
16 15 (3.75%) Java EE
16 15 (3.75%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.00%) Data Centre
2 22 (5.50%) Replication
3 21 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (5.25%) Clustering
3 21 (5.25%) Computer Science
4 14 (3.50%) AS400
4 14 (3.50%) iSeries
5 11 (2.75%) STB
6 9 (2.25%) Visualisation
7 8 (2.00%) Digital TV
7 8 (2.00%) MPEG
8 7 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (1.75%) Mathematics
9 6 (1.50%) Reference Data
9 6 (1.50%) SWIFT
10 5 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.25%) Statistics
11 4 (1.00%) Data Integration
11 4 (1.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 95 (23.75%) Linux
2 88 (22.00%) Windows
3 52 (13.00%) Unix
4 33 (8.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (7.00%) Windows Server
6 22 (5.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (3.50%) VMS
8 4 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.00%) Solaris
9 3 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.50%) AIX
10 2 (0.50%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.25%) Android
11 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.25%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.25%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.25%) Debian
11 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (33.00%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (13.25%) Scrum
3 46 (11.50%) MVC
4 40 (10.00%) Use Case
5 33 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
5 33 (8.25%) SDLC
6 31 (7.75%) Migration
7 29 (7.25%) ETL
8 28 (7.00%) CRM
9 26 (6.50%) DevOps
9 26 (6.50%) TDD
10 25 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (5.75%) Functional Testing
11 23 (5.75%) ITIL
11 23 (5.75%) SOA
12 22 (5.50%) Change Management
13 21 (5.25%) BDD
13 21 (5.25%) Configuration Management
13 21 (5.25%) Web Development
14 20 (5.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 83 (20.75%) C#
2 79 (19.75%) Java
3 56 (14.00%) JavaScript
4 46 (11.50%) PowerShell
4 46 (11.50%) T-SQL
5 37 (9.25%) PL/SQL
6 28 (7.00%) Python
7 19 (4.75%) Perl
8 18 (4.50%) Ruby
8 18 (4.50%) Shell Script
9 17 (4.25%) VB.NET
10 15 (3.75%) C++
11 13 (3.25%) C
12 12 (3.00%) Bash Shell
13 11 (2.75%) VB
14 10 (2.50%) PHP
15 7 (1.75%) VBScript
16 5 (1.25%) R
16 5 (1.25%) XAML
17 4 (1.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 52 (13.00%) Security Cleared
2 43 (10.75%) Degree
3 41 (10.25%) SC Cleared
4 16 (4.00%) ISEB
5 15 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (3.50%) MCSE
7 9 (2.25%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.00%) CISSP
8 4 (1.00%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.00%) GIAC
8 4 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (1.00%) MCP
9 2 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.25%) MCITP
10 1 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.25%) QA
2 9 (2.25%) SLA
3 8 (2.00%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.25%) COBIT
6 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (5.50%) Active Directory
2 19 (4.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (4.25%) Hyper-V
4 9 (2.25%) Docker
5 5 (1.25%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (1.00%) Apache Flume
6 4 (1.00%) Firmware
6 4 (1.00%) vSphere
6 4 (1.00%) Xen
7 2 (0.50%) NDS
7 2 (0.50%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 2 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.25%) NFS
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 31 (7.75%) Puppet
2 28 (7.00%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
4 24 (6.00%) SCOM
5 19 (4.75%) Ansible
5 19 (4.75%) SCCM
6 15 (3.75%) Tivoli
7 11 (2.75%) Failover Clustering
8 9 (2.25%) Simpana
9 5 (1.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 5 (1.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (1.00%) Oozie
10 4 (1.00%) QRadar
11 3 (0.75%) ArcSight ESM
11 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Clustering
12 2 (0.50%) Legato
12 2 (0.50%) Oracle Identity Management
12 2 (0.50%) SCOrch
12 2 (0.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 2 (0.50%) yum
Vendors
1 108 (27.00%) Oracle
2 77 (19.25%) Microsoft
3 36 (9.00%) VMware
4 33 (8.25%) HP
5 28 (7.00%) Cisco
6 19 (4.75%) Citrix
7 17 (4.25%) AppDynamics
8 14 (3.50%) IBM
8 14 (3.50%) Red Hat
9 13 (3.25%) Dynatrace
9 13 (3.25%) New Relic
10 12 (3.00%) SAP
10 12 (3.00%) Splunk
11 10 (2.50%) Bloomberg
11 10 (2.50%) CommVault
11 10 (2.50%) Reuters
12 8 (2.00%) ArcSight
12 8 (2.00%) Dell
12 8 (2.00%) Dell Compellent
13 7 (1.75%) Sybase