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 August 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
22 Aug 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 249 178 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.11% 13.78% 14.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 49.11% 35.39% 38.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 85 74
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£348 £366 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.11% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £483 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 11
Average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £18.90 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.90 £42.90 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £25.37
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.50%
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
507 503 519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 38.91% 38.93% 37.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 260 218
Average daily rate £335 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £208 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 31 52
Average hourly rate £35.00 £38.75 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £21.45 £30.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.80 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 August 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 22 August 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 22 August 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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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 +12 25 £331 +50.56% 16
Staines 0 18 £325 -7.14%
Reigate +9 10 £400 +17.21% 7
Woking -6 9 £348 +24.10% 10
Egham - 9 £375 - 3
Leatherhead +1 8 £425 +9.67% 3
Weybridge - 8 £220 - 2
Epsom +4 7 £230 -38.66% 5
Redhill +3 2 £375 +44.23% 3
Farnham +2 1 - - 3
Camberley +2 1 £375 -9.09% 2
Walton-on-Thames +1 1 £225 - 1
Chertsey - 1 £300 -
Dorking - - - - 2
Caterham - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Esher - - - - 1
Horley - - - -
Shepperton - - - -
Thames Ditton - - - - 4
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 180 (39.30%) Oracle
2 133 (29.04%) SQL Server
3 131 (28.60%) .NET
4 115 (25.11%) Windows
5 100 (21.83%) C#
5 100 (21.83%) Microsoft
6 94 (20.52%) PL/SQL
7 93 (20.31%) XML
8 85 (18.56%) Java
8 85 (18.56%) Finance
9 75 (16.38%) Linux
10 70 (15.28%) JavaScript
11 68 (14.85%) ASP.NET
12 67 (14.63%) UNIX
13 65 (14.19%) Web Services
14 64 (13.97%) Oracle Database
15 60 (13.10%) HTML
16 55 (12.01%) VB.NET
17 54 (11.79%) Visual Studio
18 53 (11.57%) Relational Database
19 50 (10.92%) MS Excel
19 50 (10.92%) WCF
20 45 (9.83%) Scrum
21 44 (9.61%) Data Warehouse
21 44 (9.61%) Oracle Database 11g
22 43 (9.39%) CSS
23 40 (8.73%) CRM
23 40 (8.73%) SQL Server 2008
24 39 (8.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 38 (8.30%) MS Office

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 28 (6.11%) SharePoint
2 25 (5.46%) IIS
3 16 (3.49%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (2.62%) Documentum
5 11 (2.40%) SAS
6 10 (2.18%) Apache Pig
7 9 (1.97%) Node.js
8 7 (1.53%) WebSphere
8 7 (1.53%) CMS
9 6 (1.31%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.31%) WebLogic
10 5 (1.09%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.87%) CloudStack
12 3 (0.66%) Confluence
12 3 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.44%) ArcGIS
13 2 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
14 1 (0.22%) Liferay
Applications
1 50 (10.92%) MS Excel
2 38 (8.30%) MS Office
3 13 (2.84%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.44%) SPSS
5 2 (0.44%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (5.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.53%) Oracle General Ledger
2 7 (1.53%) Oracle Assets
2 7 (1.53%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (1.53%) Oracle Financials
3 6 (1.31%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.44%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.44%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.44%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.44%) MoSes
4 2 (0.44%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.44%) Magento
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.22%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.22%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.62%) Office 365
2 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.80%) SAN
2 10 (2.18%) Radio Access Network
3 8 (1.75%) DNS
3 8 (1.75%) FTP
3 8 (1.75%) LTE
4 7 (1.53%) LAN
5 6 (1.31%) WAN
5 6 (1.31%) DHCP
5 6 (1.31%) SNMP
5 6 (1.31%) Telnet
6 5 (1.09%) 3G
6 5 (1.09%) Firewall
6 5 (1.09%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.09%) VPN
6 5 (1.09%) SSL
6 5 (1.09%) 2G
7 4 (0.87%) Intranet
7 4 (0.87%) Internet
7 4 (0.87%) NetScaler
8 3 (0.66%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (29.04%) SQL Server
2 64 (13.97%) Oracle Database
3 53 (11.57%) Relational Database
4 44 (9.61%) Data Warehouse
4 44 (9.61%) Oracle Database 11g
5 40 (8.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 39 (8.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 34 (7.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 25 (5.46%) Oracle Database 10g
9 23 (5.02%) MySQL
10 18 (3.93%) SQL Server 2000
10 18 (3.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 17 (3.71%) Big Data
12 14 (3.06%) Oracle Reports
13 13 (2.84%) RDBMS
13 13 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
14 12 (2.62%) SQL Server 2005
14 12 (2.62%) Data Mining
14 12 (2.62%) DTS
14 12 (2.62%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 54 (11.79%) Visual Studio
2 30 (6.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (4.80%) Subversion
4 18 (3.93%) Git (software)
5 16 (3.49%) Toad
6 10 (2.18%) SpecFlow
7 9 (1.97%) Selenium
7 9 (1.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (1.09%) SoapUI
8 5 (1.09%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.09%) JUnit
8 5 (1.09%) JIRA
8 5 (1.09%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (0.87%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.87%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.66%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (0.66%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (0.66%) Maven
10 3 (0.66%) JMeter
General
1 85 (18.56%) Finance
2 31 (6.77%) Billing
3 28 (6.11%) Telecoms
4 17 (3.71%) Marketing
5 6 (1.31%) Banking
6 5 (1.09%) Games
6 5 (1.09%) Electronics
6 5 (1.09%) Retail
7 4 (0.87%) Automotive
8 3 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.66%) Korean Language
8 3 (0.66%) Legal
8 3 (0.66%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.44%) Advertising
10 1 (0.22%) Back Office
10 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 197 (43.01%) Developer
2 109 (23.80%) Analyst
3 46 (10.04%) .NET Developer
4 36 (7.86%) Tester
5 30 (6.55%) Architect
6 27 (5.90%) VB.NET Developer
7 26 (5.68%) Test Analyst
8 25 (5.46%) Oracle Developer
9 23 (5.02%) Support Analyst
9 23 (5.02%) Data Analyst
10 22 (4.80%) Python Developer
11 21 (4.59%) Administrator
12 19 (4.15%) DBA
13 17 (3.71%) Systems Tester
13 17 (3.71%) SQL Developer
14 16 (3.49%) Consultant
15 15 (3.28%) ASP.NET Developer
16 14 (3.06%) Senior Developer
16 14 (3.06%) Business Analyst
17 13 (2.84%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (28.60%) .NET
2 93 (20.31%) XML
3 68 (14.85%) ASP.NET
4 65 (14.19%) Web Services
5 60 (13.10%) HTML
6 50 (10.92%) WCF
7 43 (9.39%) CSS
8 34 (7.42%) HTML5
9 32 (6.99%) jQuery
10 27 (5.90%) SOAP
11 26 (5.68%) XSLT
12 25 (5.46%) REST
13 22 (4.80%) WF
13 22 (4.80%) Django
14 21 (4.59%) WPF
15 13 (2.84%) COM+
16 11 (2.40%) Oracle ADF
17 10 (2.18%) Spring
18 9 (1.97%) Oracle Fusion
19 8 (1.75%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 22 (4.80%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (2.18%) Open Source
3 7 (1.53%) Mobile App
3 7 (1.53%) Clustering
4 6 (1.31%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.09%) Visualisation
6 4 (0.87%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.66%) Smart Meter
7 3 (0.66%) iSeries
7 3 (0.66%) Celerra
7 3 (0.66%) Firmware
7 3 (0.66%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.66%) Mathematics
7 3 (0.66%) CLARiiON
7 3 (0.66%) EMC Centera
7 3 (0.66%) Replication
8 2 (0.44%) CMDB
8 2 (0.44%) Wiki
8 2 (0.44%) PKI
8 2 (0.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 115 (25.11%) Windows
2 75 (16.38%) Linux
3 67 (14.63%) UNIX
4 18 (3.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (2.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (2.84%) Solaris
6 8 (1.75%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.53%) Windows 2000
7 7 (1.53%) Windows XP
8 6 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.31%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (0.66%) AIX
10 2 (0.44%) Android
11 1 (0.22%) CentOS
11 1 (0.22%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (9.83%) Scrum
2 40 (8.73%) CRM
3 36 (7.86%) MVC
4 31 (6.77%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (6.77%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (6.33%) Web Development
6 28 (6.11%) ETL
7 27 (5.90%) Workflow
8 24 (5.24%) Web Design
9 23 (5.02%) Software Testing
10 22 (4.80%) Responsive Web Design
11 21 (4.59%) User Acceptance Testing
11 21 (4.59%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (4.37%) Performance Tuning
13 19 (4.15%) System Testing
14 18 (3.93%) Project Management
14 18 (3.93%) Automated Testing
15 17 (3.71%) Data Modelling
16 16 (3.49%) OO
16 16 (3.49%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 100 (21.83%) C#
2 94 (20.52%) PL/SQL
3 85 (18.56%) Java
4 70 (15.28%) JavaScript
5 55 (12.01%) VB.NET
6 36 (7.86%) T-SQL
7 34 (7.42%) Python
8 24 (5.24%) VB
9 22 (4.80%) Perl
10 17 (3.71%) VB6
11 15 (3.28%) C++
12 14 (3.06%) VBScript
13 9 (1.97%) PowerShell
14 8 (1.75%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.53%) R
16 6 (1.31%) Objective-C
17 5 (1.09%) VBA
17 5 (1.09%) C
17 5 (1.09%) PHP
18 4 (0.87%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 33 (7.21%) Security Cleared
2 26 (5.68%) SC Cleared
3 18 (3.93%) ISEB
4 9 (1.97%) Degree
5 8 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.31%) MCSE
7 4 (0.87%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.66%) SAS Certification
9 2 (0.44%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.44%) CCNA
9 2 (0.44%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.22%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.22%) PMP
10 1 (0.22%) Avaya Certification
10 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.59%) QA
2 2 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.44%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.22%) SLA
3 1 (0.22%) DICOM
System Software
1 19 (4.15%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.97%) Hyper-V
2 9 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.09%) XenDesktop
3 5 (1.09%) UAG
3 5 (1.09%) Forefront TMG
3 5 (1.09%) ISA Server
4 4 (0.87%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (0.87%) XenApp
4 4 (0.87%) XenServer
5 1 (0.22%) vSphere
5 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.22%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (1.97%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.53%) SCCM
2 7 (1.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (1.09%) SCOM
4 4 (0.87%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.66%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.66%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.44%) Foglight
6 2 (0.44%) Legato
6 2 (0.44%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.22%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 180 (39.30%) Oracle
2 100 (21.83%) Microsoft
3 24 (5.24%) Business Objects
4 23 (5.02%) VMware
5 14 (3.06%) SAP
6 12 (2.62%) Cisco
6 12 (2.62%) EMC
7 10 (2.18%) Sybase
7 10 (2.18%) HP
8 9 (1.97%) Dell
8 9 (1.97%) IBM
9 8 (1.75%) Citrix
9 8 (1.75%) Sencha
9 8 (1.75%) SolarWinds
10 7 (1.53%) Greenplum
10 7 (1.53%) Informatica
10 7 (1.53%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.53%) Huawei
10 7 (1.53%) Teradata
11 6 (1.31%) Cloudera
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