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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 182 273 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 15.56% 19.49% 18.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.39% 47.15% 47.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 164 159
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £268 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Median hourly rate £38.75 £25.00 £46.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.00% -46.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £25.00 £40.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £25.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £33.02 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-16.71% +28.23%
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
462 579 537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 39.49% 41.33% 39.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 369 345
Median daily rate £425 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 16
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £46.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -14.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £35.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +2 29 £430 +37.60% 4
Redhill -1 16 £415 +18.57% 3
Farnham +1 12 £369 -10.60% 1
Weybridge +3 11 £350 -7.89% 4
Leatherhead -3 10 £425 - 14
Woking +1 9 £375 +15.38% 11
Camberley 0 8 £425 - 2
Guildford -8 7 £325 +22.64% 10
Egham +6 4 £425 +54.54%
Cobham +1 4 - -
Epsom +4 3 £370 +104.13% 1
Reigate -2 2 £361 -27.75% 3
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 137 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (32.44%) SQL Server
3 106 (28.42%) Oracle
4 105 (28.15%) .NET
5 84 (22.52%) C#
6 79 (21.18%) XML
7 76 (20.38%) Linux
8 72 (19.30%) Java
9 65 (17.43%) Finance
10 60 (16.09%) Microsoft Azure
11 56 (15.01%) Microsoft
12 55 (14.75%) Web Services
13 54 (14.48%) Windows
14 53 (14.21%) JavaScript
15 50 (13.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 49 (13.14%) Team Foundation Server
17 45 (12.06%) Git (software)
18 44 (11.80%) HTML
18 44 (11.80%) T-SQL
18 44 (11.80%) Unix
19 42 (11.26%) MVC
20 41 (10.99%) Migration
21 39 (10.46%) PL/SQL
21 39 (10.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 39 (10.46%) PowerShell
22 38 (10.19%) Scrum
23 37 (9.92%) SOAP
24 36 (9.65%) Visual Studio
24 36 (9.65%) Degree
25 35 (9.38%) 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 (5.09%) SharePoint
2 18 (4.83%) Apache
3 14 (3.75%) Apache Pig
3 14 (3.75%) JBoss
4 13 (3.49%) IIS
5 11 (2.95%) Apache Solr
5 11 (2.95%) Apache Spark
5 11 (2.95%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (1.88%) Confluence
7 5 (1.34%) CMS
8 4 (1.07%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.80%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.54%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.54%) ColdFusion MX
10 2 (0.54%) Drupal
10 2 (0.54%) JRun
10 2 (0.54%) SAS
10 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 28 (7.51%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.95%) MS Visio
3 9 (2.41%) MS Office
4 7 (1.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (4.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (3.49%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (1.88%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (1.34%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.80%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.27%) Magento
6 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 60 (16.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (8.58%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (5.36%) IaaS
3 20 (5.36%) PaaS
4 10 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (1.07%) Office 365
7 3 (0.80%) SaaS
8 2 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.27%) AWS OpsWorks
9 1 (0.27%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.27%) Heroku
9 1 (0.27%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.68%) Kerberos
1 10 (2.68%) SAN
2 9 (2.41%) LAN
2 9 (2.41%) WAN
3 7 (1.88%) HTTP
3 7 (1.88%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.61%) DVB
4 6 (1.61%) NAS
5 5 (1.34%) Firewall
6 4 (1.07%) Internet
7 3 (0.80%) Network Security
8 2 (0.54%) 2G
8 2 (0.54%) 3G
8 2 (0.54%) DHCP
8 2 (0.54%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.54%) MPLS
8 2 (0.54%) SSH
8 2 (0.54%) VLAN
8 2 (0.54%) VPN
8 2 (0.54%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (32.44%) SQL Server
2 50 (13.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 39 (10.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (7.51%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (7.24%) Relational Database
6 24 (6.43%) Azure SQL Database
7 22 (5.90%) Hadoop
8 20 (5.36%) MySQL
8 20 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 18 (4.83%) Big Data
9 18 (4.83%) NoSQL
10 16 (4.29%) Oracle Database
10 16 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
11 15 (4.02%) Apache Hive
12 14 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (3.22%) Qlik Sense
13 12 (3.22%) RDBMS
13 12 (3.22%) VoltDB
14 11 (2.95%) HBase
14 11 (2.95%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 49 (13.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 45 (12.06%) Git (software)
3 36 (9.65%) Visual Studio
4 25 (6.70%) Maven
5 22 (5.90%) JIRA
6 21 (5.63%) Eclipse
6 21 (5.63%) Selenium
7 20 (5.36%) Jenkins
7 20 (5.36%) JUnit
8 18 (4.83%) SoapUI
9 16 (4.29%) Subversion
10 11 (2.95%) Cucumber
10 11 (2.95%) JMeter
11 10 (2.68%) JBehave
12 7 (1.88%) SpecFlow
12 7 (1.88%) WebDriver
13 5 (1.34%) HP UFT
13 5 (1.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 5 (1.34%) TeamCity
14 4 (1.07%) NUnit
General
1 65 (17.43%) Finance
2 23 (6.17%) Banking
3 12 (3.22%) Back Office
4 9 (2.41%) Investment Banking
5 7 (1.88%) Marketing
6 6 (1.61%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.34%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.07%) Retail
9 3 (0.80%) Advertising
9 3 (0.80%) Automotive
9 3 (0.80%) Publishing
10 1 (0.27%) Billing
10 1 (0.27%) Front Office
10 1 (0.27%) Games
10 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 173 (46.38%) Developer
2 58 (15.55%) Analyst
3 46 (12.33%) SQL Developer
4 33 (8.85%) .NET Developer
5 30 (8.04%) Java Developer
6 29 (7.77%) C# Developer
7 24 (6.43%) Business Analyst
8 20 (5.36%) Senior Developer
9 19 (5.09%) CRM Developer
10 15 (4.02%) Administrator
10 15 (4.02%) C# .NET Developer
10 15 (4.02%) Consultant
10 15 (4.02%) Data Analyst
11 14 (3.75%) DevOps Engineer
12 13 (3.49%) Data Migration Lead
12 13 (3.49%) Test Analyst
13 12 (3.22%) Developer in Test
14 11 (2.95%) Senior DevOps
14 11 (2.95%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 11 (2.95%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (28.15%) .NET
2 79 (21.18%) XML
3 55 (14.75%) Web Services
4 44 (11.80%) HTML
5 37 (9.92%) SOAP
6 35 (9.38%) ASP.NET
7 33 (8.85%) REST
8 30 (8.04%) CSS
9 27 (7.24%) WCF
10 26 (6.97%) .NET Framework
11 24 (6.43%) jQuery
12 21 (5.63%) HTML5
13 19 (5.09%) AngularJS
13 19 (5.09%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (5.09%) Spring
14 18 (4.83%) ASP.NET Web API
15 17 (4.56%) JSON
16 15 (4.02%) JMS
17 14 (3.75%) Java EE
18 13 (3.49%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.49%) Data Centre
2 13 (3.49%) Data Conversion
3 12 (3.22%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.95%) Replication
5 10 (2.68%) Visualisation
6 8 (2.14%) AS400
6 8 (2.14%) Clustering
6 8 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.14%) STB
7 7 (1.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (1.88%) Grid Computing
7 7 (1.88%) Statistics
8 6 (1.61%) Data Integration
8 6 (1.61%) iSeries
8 6 (1.61%) Reference Data
8 6 (1.61%) SWIFT
9 5 (1.34%) Digital TV
9 5 (1.34%) Mashup
9 5 (1.34%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 76 (20.38%) Linux
2 54 (14.48%) Windows
3 44 (11.80%) Unix
4 15 (4.02%) Windows Server
5 12 (3.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (2.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.61%) VMS
8 4 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.80%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.54%) AIX
10 2 (0.54%) Android
10 2 (0.54%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.27%) CentOS
11 1 (0.27%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.27%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.27%) Debian
11 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (11.26%) MVC
3 41 (10.99%) Migration
4 38 (10.19%) Scrum
5 31 (8.31%) CRM
6 30 (8.04%) ETL
7 29 (7.77%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (7.51%) SDLC
9 27 (7.24%) Data Migration
10 26 (6.97%) Analytics
10 26 (6.97%) ERP
10 26 (6.97%) Waterfall
11 24 (6.43%) DevOps
12 23 (6.17%) Use Case
13 22 (5.90%) BDD
13 22 (5.90%) Functional Testing
14 20 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (5.36%) Kanban
15 19 (5.09%) Project Management
15 19 (5.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 84 (22.52%) C#
2 72 (19.30%) Java
3 53 (14.21%) JavaScript
4 44 (11.80%) T-SQL
5 39 (10.46%) PL/SQL
5 39 (10.46%) PowerShell
6 26 (6.97%) Python
7 15 (4.02%) C
7 15 (4.02%) C++
7 15 (4.02%) VB.NET
8 14 (3.75%) Shell Script
9 12 (3.22%) Bash Shell
10 10 (2.68%) Perl
10 10 (2.68%) Ruby
10 10 (2.68%) VB
11 8 (2.14%) PHP
11 8 (2.14%) VBScript
12 5 (1.34%) R
13 2 (0.54%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 36 (9.65%) Degree
2 34 (9.12%) Security Cleared
3 25 (6.70%) SC Cleared
4 16 (4.29%) ISEB
5 12 (3.22%) MCSE
5 12 (3.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.34%) MCP
7 4 (1.07%) CISSP
7 4 (1.07%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.07%) GIAC
7 4 (1.07%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.56%) QA
2 7 (1.88%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (1.61%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.80%) SLA
5 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.27%) COBIT
6 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (3.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (2.95%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.95%) Apache Flume
3 10 (2.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 10 (2.68%) HDFS
4 8 (2.14%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (1.34%) Firmware
5 5 (1.34%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.80%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.54%) Docker
8 2 (0.54%) NDS
8 2 (0.54%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 2 (0.54%) vSphere
9 1 (0.27%) NFS
9 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (5.90%) Puppet
2 17 (4.56%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (4.02%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (3.75%) Oozie
4 14 (3.75%) SCOM
5 13 (3.49%) Ansible
6 11 (2.95%) SCCM
7 10 (2.68%) Ambari
7 10 (2.68%) Hadoop YARN
8 5 (1.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 4 (1.07%) QRadar
9 4 (1.07%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (0.54%) Oracle Identity Management
10 2 (0.54%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (0.54%) yum
11 1 (0.27%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.27%) Mesos
Vendors
1 106 (28.42%) Oracle
2 56 (15.01%) Microsoft
3 24 (6.43%) Cisco
3 24 (6.43%) HP
3 24 (6.43%) SAP
4 19 (5.09%) VMware
5 17 (4.56%) AppDynamics
6 13 (3.49%) Dynatrace
6 13 (3.49%) New Relic
7 12 (3.22%) Red Hat
8 10 (2.68%) Bloomberg
8 10 (2.68%) Reuters
9 8 (2.14%) Hortonworks
10 7 (1.88%) Citrix
10 7 (1.88%) Splunk
10 7 (1.88%) Teradata
11 6 (1.61%) Tableau
12 5 (1.34%) ArcSight
12 5 (1.34%) CheckPoint
13 4 (1.07%) TIBCO
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