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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 223 221 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.57% 15.62% 13.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.05% 44.92% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 140 91
Average daily rate £420 £339 £341
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.98% -0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 2
Average hourly rate £60.62 £30.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.05% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.40 £20.73 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.60 £51.40 £29.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +3.63%
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
495 492 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 41.22% 34.77% 37.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 316 253
Average daily rate £420 £350 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 12 26
Average hourly rate £46.25 £42.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +112.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.60 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £57.40 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 9 February 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 9 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leatherhead +5 45 £430 +22.85% 5
Redhill +3 33 £393 +8.27% 8
Guildford +5 21 £300 -4.00% 13
Egham 0 16 £425 +37.09% 4
Staines +10 13 £363 -1.69% 2
Reigate +2 11 £420 +68.00% 3
Cobham +5 6 £385 +13.23%
Tadworth - 3 £475 - 1
Woking +1 2 £350 -17.64% 6
Chertsey -3 1 - - 1
Weybridge -3 1 - - 7
Camberley -8 1 £538 +10.25% 2
Oxted - 1 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 - -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 173 (34.81%) Java
2 168 (33.80%) Windows
3 158 (31.79%) Linux
3 158 (31.79%) Agile Software Development
4 133 (26.76%) SQL Server
5 132 (26.56%) Oracle
6 130 (26.16%) JavaScript
7 122 (24.55%) Unix
8 111 (22.33%) XML
9 106 (21.33%) PL/SQL
10 103 (20.72%) Microsoft
11 89 (17.91%) Web Services
12 86 (17.30%) Finance
13 85 (17.10%) MVC
14 82 (16.50%) HTML
15 80 (16.10%) Security Cleared
16 78 (15.69%) SC Cleared
17 73 (14.69%) SOAP
18 71 (14.29%) VMware
19 68 (13.68%) C#
20 66 (13.28%) Eclipse
21 65 (13.08%) CSS
22 64 (12.88%) .NET
22 64 (12.88%) REST
23 61 (12.27%) Java EE
24 59 (11.87%) Windows Server 2008
25 58 (11.67%) Python
25 58 (11.67%) Maven
26 57 (11.47%) Subversion
26 57 (11.47%) Ruby

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 47 (9.46%) Node.js
2 38 (7.65%) WebLogic
3 33 (6.64%) JBoss
4 21 (4.23%) SAS
5 17 (3.42%) SharePoint
6 15 (3.02%) OpenStack
7 12 (2.41%) IIS
8 8 (1.61%) Apache
8 8 (1.61%) CMS
9 6 (1.21%) Drupal
9 6 (1.21%) MS Exchange
9 6 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.80%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.80%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.60%) Joomla!
12 3 (0.60%) Mule
12 3 (0.60%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 43 (8.65%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.82%) MS Office
3 8 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.41%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.41%) SPSS
5 5 (1.01%) MS Project
6 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 23 (4.63%) OpenText Process Suite
2 10 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.61%) Eagle PACE
4 4 (0.80%) HFM
5 3 (0.60%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (0.60%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.40%) BigMachines
6 2 (0.40%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.40%) Primavera
7 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.20%) INSURE/90
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.20%) Sage 50
7 1 (0.20%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.20%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.20%) Scribe Insight
7 1 (0.20%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 33 (6.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (3.42%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (1.21%) SaaS
5 4 (0.80%) PaaS
6 3 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.60%) IaaS
7 2 (0.40%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.40%) Office 365
8 1 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.20%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.62%) SAN
2 11 (2.21%) TCP/IP
3 9 (1.81%) HTTP
4 8 (1.61%) DNS
5 7 (1.41%) DHCP
5 7 (1.41%) Firewall
5 7 (1.41%) FTP
5 7 (1.41%) Internet
6 6 (1.21%) LDAP
6 6 (1.21%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (1.01%) DVB
7 5 (1.01%) Radio Access Network
8 4 (0.80%) 2G
8 4 (0.80%) 3G
8 4 (0.80%) Converged Networks
8 4 (0.80%) Extranet
8 4 (0.80%) Network Security
8 4 (0.80%) PuTTY
8 4 (0.80%) Unified Communications
8 4 (0.80%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (26.76%) SQL Server
2 54 (10.87%) NoSQL
3 49 (9.86%) MongoDB
4 48 (9.66%) Oracle Database
5 41 (8.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 40 (8.05%) Data Warehouse
7 38 (7.65%) DB2
8 34 (6.84%) SQL Server 2008
9 32 (6.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 31 (6.24%) Oracle Database 11g
11 26 (5.23%) Relational Database
12 25 (5.03%) MySQL
13 20 (4.02%) BusinessObjects
13 20 (4.02%) SQL Server 2012
13 20 (4.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 17 (3.42%) Azure SQL Database
15 16 (3.22%) SQL Server 2005
16 13 (2.62%) Hadoop
17 11 (2.21%) RDBMS
18 9 (1.81%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 66 (13.28%) Eclipse
2 58 (11.67%) Maven
3 57 (11.47%) Subversion
4 50 (10.06%) Ant
5 38 (7.65%) Toad
6 32 (6.44%) Jenkins
7 31 (6.24%) SoapUI
8 30 (6.04%) Git (software)
9 24 (4.83%) Team Foundation Server
10 23 (4.63%) JIRA
11 18 (3.62%) Selenium
12 16 (3.22%) Visual Studio
13 14 (2.82%) Hudson
14 12 (2.41%) JUnit
14 12 (2.41%) TestNG
15 8 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
15 8 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 7 (1.41%) Cucumber
16 7 (1.41%) NUnit
17 6 (1.21%) JMeter
General
1 86 (17.30%) Finance
2 28 (5.63%) Banking
3 17 (3.42%) Investment Banking
4 13 (2.62%) Marketing
4 13 (2.62%) Retail
5 8 (1.61%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.41%) Advertising
7 6 (1.21%) Back Office
8 4 (0.80%) Billing
9 3 (0.60%) Games
10 1 (0.20%) Automotive
10 1 (0.20%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.20%) German Language
10 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 228 (45.88%) Developer
2 83 (16.70%) Java Developer
3 72 (14.49%) Analyst
4 57 (11.47%) SQL Developer
5 41 (8.25%) Node.js Developer
6 38 (7.65%) JavaScript Developer
7 37 (7.44%) .NET Developer
8 30 (6.04%) Linux Specialist
9 29 (5.84%) C# Developer
9 29 (5.84%) Linux Operator
9 29 (5.84%) Senior Developer
10 26 (5.23%) Senior Java Developer
11 25 (5.03%) C# .NET Developer
12 24 (4.83%) SC Cleared Java Developer
12 24 (4.83%) Test Analyst
13 23 (4.63%) DBA
14 19 (3.82%) Architect
14 19 (3.82%) Senior Analyst
15 18 (3.62%) Consultant
16 17 (3.42%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (22.33%) XML
2 89 (17.91%) Web Services
3 82 (16.50%) HTML
4 73 (14.69%) SOAP
5 65 (13.08%) CSS
6 64 (12.88%) .NET
6 64 (12.88%) REST
7 61 (12.27%) Java EE
8 57 (11.47%) JSON
9 43 (8.65%) JSF
10 40 (8.05%) Express
10 40 (8.05%) JMS
11 35 (7.04%) ASP.NET
12 33 (6.64%) EJB
13 32 (6.44%) Java SE
13 32 (6.44%) JPA
14 29 (5.84%) JRules
15 24 (4.83%) jQuery
16 22 (4.43%) HTML5
16 22 (4.43%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 52 (10.46%) Data Centre
2 35 (7.04%) User Experience
3 33 (6.64%) AS400
4 31 (6.24%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (6.04%) iSeries
6 20 (4.02%) Computer Science
7 18 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (3.22%) Smart Meter
9 15 (3.02%) Management Information System
10 13 (2.62%) Clustering
11 12 (2.41%) Client/Server
12 8 (1.61%) PKI
13 7 (1.41%) Fintech
14 6 (1.21%) Cryptography
14 6 (1.21%) Mathematics
15 5 (1.01%) DTV
15 5 (1.01%) MPEG
15 5 (1.01%) STB
16 4 (0.80%) Replication
16 4 (0.80%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 168 (33.80%) Windows
2 158 (31.79%) Linux
3 122 (24.55%) Unix
4 59 (11.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (10.46%) Windows Server
6 25 (5.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (3.22%) VMS
8 12 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (2.21%) AIX
10 9 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.80%) Debian
11 4 (0.80%) Solaris
11 4 (0.80%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.60%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.40%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.40%) HPUX
13 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (31.79%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (17.10%) MVC
3 53 (10.66%) OO
4 46 (9.26%) Open Source
5 44 (8.85%) OOD
6 43 (8.65%) Waterfall
7 42 (8.45%) Change Management
8 40 (8.05%) Continuous Delivery
8 40 (8.05%) Pair Programming
9 39 (7.85%) ITIL
10 38 (7.65%) Business Intelligence
11 36 (7.24%) Continuous Integration
12 35 (7.04%) UML
13 32 (6.44%) Incident Management
14 26 (5.23%) SOA
14 26 (5.23%) TDD
14 26 (5.23%) Use Case
15 25 (5.03%) Data Analysis
15 25 (5.03%) Migration
16 24 (4.83%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 173 (34.81%) Java
2 130 (26.16%) JavaScript
3 106 (21.33%) PL/SQL
4 68 (13.68%) C#
5 58 (11.67%) Python
6 57 (11.47%) Ruby
7 55 (11.07%) PowerShell
8 51 (10.26%) Shell Script
9 31 (6.24%) T-SQL
10 23 (4.63%) Jython
10 23 (4.63%) VB.NET
10 23 (4.63%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 20 (4.02%) R
12 15 (3.02%) Perl
13 13 (2.62%) C
13 13 (2.62%) VBA
14 12 (2.41%) C++
14 12 (2.41%) VBScript
15 11 (2.21%) XAML
16 8 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 80 (16.10%) Security Cleared
2 78 (15.69%) SC Cleared
3 23 (4.63%) Degree
4 15 (3.02%) ISTQB
5 12 (2.41%) SAS Certification
6 9 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (1.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (1.61%) MCSE
8 7 (1.41%) ISEB
9 6 (1.21%) CCNA
10 5 (1.01%) MCP
11 3 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.60%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.40%) ACCA
12 2 (0.40%) CIMA
12 2 (0.40%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.40%) MBA
12 2 (0.40%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.40%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.23%) SLA
2 8 (1.61%) QA
3 7 (1.41%) ISO 9000
4 6 (1.21%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.80%) COBIT
6 3 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.20%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 43 (8.65%) Active Directory
2 32 (6.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (4.63%) Hyper-V
4 15 (3.02%) Docker
5 12 (2.41%) vSphere
6 4 (0.80%) XenApp
7 3 (0.60%) KVM
7 3 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.40%) NDS
8 2 (0.40%) Novell eDirectory
8 2 (0.40%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.40%) Xen
9 1 (0.20%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 30 (6.04%) Tivoli
2 29 (5.84%) HP Quality Center
3 20 (4.02%) Ansible
4 19 (3.82%) Puppet
4 19 (3.82%) SCOM
5 18 (3.62%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (3.62%) SCCM
6 10 (2.01%) Simpana
7 5 (1.01%) Control-M
8 3 (0.60%) NSN NetAct
8 3 (0.60%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.40%) ArcSight ESM
9 2 (0.40%) CA Spectrum
9 2 (0.40%) OPNET
9 2 (0.40%) yum
10 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.20%) CA Wily
10 1 (0.20%) Foglight
10 1 (0.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 132 (26.56%) Oracle
2 103 (20.72%) Microsoft
3 71 (14.29%) VMware
4 45 (9.05%) Citrix
5 41 (8.25%) Cisco
6 39 (7.85%) IBM
7 38 (7.65%) HP
8 19 (3.82%) Dell
9 17 (3.42%) Red Hat
10 15 (3.02%) Splunk
11 12 (2.41%) CommVault
12 9 (1.81%) Dell Compellent
12 9 (1.81%) Hyperion
13 8 (1.61%) NetApp
13 8 (1.61%) Vermilion
14 7 (1.41%) SAP
14 7 (1.41%) Sitecore
15 6 (1.21%) JD Edwards
15 6 (1.21%) Red Gate
15 6 (1.21%) TIBCO
Staines, Middlesex
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £500.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Surrey
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Tadworth
iKas International
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 20 days ago