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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 227 162 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 15.05% 12.34% 12.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.34% 34.84% 35.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 95 102
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£350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £204 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 8
Average hourly rate £46.38 £17.50 £39.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+165.00% -55.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £14.70 £26.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £26.95 £45.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.20 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -9.33%
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
577 465 473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 38.26% 35.42% 35.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 275 259
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £215 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 34 46
Average hourly rate £46.75 £21.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.61% -47.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £11.25 £20.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £36.50 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 24 December 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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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 +3 27 £320 +22.13% 11
Staines +11 25 £400 -2.43% 4
Leatherhead -2 14 £350 -6.66% 8
Epsom 0 9 £350 +35.92% 3
Dorking - 5 £363 - 2
Reigate - 5 £370 - 5
Woking +2 4 £328 -9.65% 8
Egham +1 3 £310 -27.05% 2
Redhill 0 3 £320 - 3
Camberley -1 3 £506 +12.37% 1
Weybridge -2 1 - - 3
Whyteleafe - 1 £212 -
Chertsey - 1 - - 1
Farnham - 1 - - 2
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £450 - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - -
Thames Ditton - - - -
Shepperton - - - -
Lingfield - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Esher - - - - 2
Cobham - - - - 2
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 155 (32.49%) SQL Server
2 154 (32.29%) Oracle
3 138 (28.93%) .NET
4 134 (28.09%) Windows
5 105 (22.01%) C#
6 102 (21.38%) Microsoft
7 90 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
8 81 (16.98%) PL/SQL
9 75 (15.72%) XML
10 72 (15.09%) ASP.NET
11 70 (14.68%) UNIX
11 70 (14.68%) JavaScript
12 66 (13.84%) Finance
13 65 (13.63%) Java
13 65 (13.63%) Linux
13 65 (13.63%) SQL Server 2008
13 65 (13.63%) Oracle Database
14 57 (11.95%) HTML
15 52 (10.90%) Data Warehouse
16 48 (10.06%) MS Excel
16 48 (10.06%) Visual Studio
17 47 (9.85%) T-SQL
17 47 (9.85%) CSS
18 46 (9.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 46 (9.64%) Performance Tuning
19 45 (9.43%) MVC
20 44 (9.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 44 (9.22%) Migration
21 43 (9.01%) Scrum
21 43 (9.01%) Web Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 29 (6.08%) IIS
2 26 (5.45%) SharePoint
3 16 (3.35%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (2.94%) JBoss
5 12 (2.52%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.68%) ArcGIS
7 7 (1.47%) CMS
7 7 (1.47%) WebLogic
8 6 (1.26%) Node.js
9 4 (0.84%) Lync
9 4 (0.84%) WordPress
9 4 (0.84%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.84%) Apache
9 4 (0.84%) SAS
10 3 (0.63%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.63%) TIBCO EMS
11 2 (0.42%) Drupal
11 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.42%) Kentico
11 2 (0.42%) Documentum
Applications
1 48 (10.06%) MS Excel
2 40 (8.39%) MS Office
3 19 (3.98%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.47%) ArcInfo
5 2 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.42%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 32 (6.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.26%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (0.84%) Maximo
4 3 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.63%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.42%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.21%) CODA-Financials
6 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.21%) Magento
6 1 (0.21%) MoSes
6 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.63%) Office 365
3 2 (0.42%) Route 53
3 2 (0.42%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (7.34%) SAN
2 21 (4.40%) Radio Access Network
3 17 (3.56%) DNS
4 13 (2.73%) DHCP
4 13 (2.73%) SSL
4 13 (2.73%) LTE
5 12 (2.52%) 2G
5 12 (2.52%) 3G
5 12 (2.52%) LAN
6 11 (2.31%) WAN
6 11 (2.31%) FTP
7 10 (2.10%) HTTP
7 10 (2.10%) VPN
8 9 (1.89%) NAS
9 8 (1.68%) SSH
10 7 (1.47%) Telnet
10 7 (1.47%) SNMP
10 7 (1.47%) TCP/IP
10 7 (1.47%) SMS
11 6 (1.26%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (32.49%) SQL Server
2 65 (13.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 65 (13.63%) Oracle Database
3 52 (10.90%) Data Warehouse
4 46 (9.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 44 (9.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 40 (8.39%) Relational Database
7 34 (7.13%) MySQL
8 33 (6.92%) Oracle Database 11g
9 30 (6.29%) SQL Server 2012
10 26 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 24 (5.03%) PostgreSQL
12 21 (4.40%) Oracle Database 10g
13 14 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
14 13 (2.73%) MS Access
15 9 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
15 9 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
15 9 (1.89%) RDBMS
15 9 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
16 7 (1.47%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 48 (10.06%) Visual Studio
2 33 (6.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (3.98%) Subversion
4 16 (3.35%) Selenium
5 10 (2.10%) Jenkins
6 9 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 8 (1.68%) Toad
8 7 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (1.26%) QuickTest Pro
9 6 (1.26%) Hudson
9 6 (1.26%) SpecFlow
10 5 (1.05%) MSBuild
10 5 (1.05%) WebDriver
10 5 (1.05%) NUnit
10 5 (1.05%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.84%) Maven
11 4 (0.84%) CruiseControl
11 4 (0.84%) Talend Open Studio
11 4 (0.84%) Git (software)
12 3 (0.63%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 66 (13.84%) Finance
2 38 (7.97%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.14%) Banking
3 15 (3.14%) Billing
4 12 (2.52%) Marketing
5 7 (1.47%) Retail
6 5 (1.05%) Electronics
7 4 (0.84%) Automotive
8 3 (0.63%) Back Office
8 3 (0.63%) Publishing
8 3 (0.63%) Games
8 3 (0.63%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.63%) Korean Language
9 2 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.42%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.42%) Legal
10 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.21%) Advertising
10 1 (0.21%) Local Government
10 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 190 (39.83%) Developer
2 83 (17.40%) Analyst
3 46 (9.64%) Tester
4 43 (9.01%) .NET Developer
5 35 (7.34%) DBA
6 31 (6.50%) SQL DBA
7 25 (5.24%) Architect
8 21 (4.40%) SQL Server DBA
8 21 (4.40%) SQL Developer
9 20 (4.19%) Administrator
9 20 (4.19%) Support Analyst
10 18 (3.77%) Consultant
10 18 (3.77%) VB.NET Developer
11 16 (3.35%) Systems Tester
11 16 (3.35%) C# Developer
11 16 (3.35%) Oracle Developer
11 16 (3.35%) Programmer
12 15 (3.14%) Java Developer
12 15 (3.14%) Test Analyst
12 15 (3.14%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (28.93%) .NET
2 75 (15.72%) XML
3 72 (15.09%) ASP.NET
4 57 (11.95%) HTML
5 47 (9.85%) CSS
6 43 (9.01%) Web Services
7 41 (8.60%) WCF
8 36 (7.55%) jQuery
9 23 (4.82%) XSLT
10 19 (3.98%) WF
10 19 (3.98%) HTML5
11 18 (3.77%) .NET Framework
11 18 (3.77%) SOAP
12 15 (3.14%) REST
13 12 (2.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 12 (2.52%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (2.52%) Ajax
13 12 (2.52%) Oracle ADF
14 11 (2.31%) Spring
14 11 (2.31%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (3.77%) Clustering
3 11 (2.31%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.10%) Client/Server
5 8 (1.68%) GIS
6 6 (1.26%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (1.05%) User Experience
7 5 (1.05%) Replication
7 5 (1.05%) Smart Meter
8 4 (0.84%) Management Information System
8 4 (0.84%) N-Tier
8 4 (0.84%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.63%) iPad
9 3 (0.63%) FMCG
10 2 (0.42%) iPhone
10 2 (0.42%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.42%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.42%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.42%) Open Source
10 2 (0.42%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 134 (28.09%) Windows
2 70 (14.68%) UNIX
3 65 (13.63%) Linux
4 24 (5.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (3.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.89%) Windows 7
7 9 (1.89%) Solaris
8 6 (1.26%) Android
9 2 (0.42%) SUSE
9 2 (0.42%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.42%) AIX
9 2 (0.42%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.21%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (9.64%) Performance Tuning
3 45 (9.43%) MVC
4 44 (9.22%) Migration
5 43 (9.01%) Scrum
6 40 (8.39%) CRM
7 39 (8.18%) ETL
8 27 (5.66%) ITIL
9 20 (4.19%) TDD
9 20 (4.19%) Software Engineering
10 19 (3.98%) User Acceptance Testing
10 19 (3.98%) System Testing
11 18 (3.77%) Requirements Analysis
11 18 (3.77%) Workflow
12 16 (3.35%) SOA
12 16 (3.35%) Release Management
12 16 (3.35%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (3.35%) Data Migration
13 15 (3.14%) Waterfall
13 15 (3.14%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 105 (22.01%) C#
2 81 (16.98%) PL/SQL
3 70 (14.68%) JavaScript
4 65 (13.63%) Java
5 47 (9.85%) T-SQL
6 42 (8.81%) VB.NET
7 30 (6.29%) Perl
8 24 (5.03%) PowerShell
9 16 (3.35%) C++
10 13 (2.73%) PHP
11 11 (2.31%) VB
12 9 (1.89%) VBScript
12 9 (1.89%) VBA
13 8 (1.68%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.26%) VB6
14 6 (1.26%) Ruby
15 5 (1.05%) Python
15 5 (1.05%) C
16 3 (0.63%) Delphi
16 3 (0.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 37 (7.76%) Security Cleared
2 33 (6.92%) SC Cleared
3 18 (3.77%) Degree
4 17 (3.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (1.89%) ISEB
5 9 (1.89%) MCTS
6 7 (1.47%) MCSE
7 6 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.26%) CCNA
8 3 (0.63%) MCP
8 3 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (0.63%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.42%) JNCIA
9 2 (0.42%) JNCIS
9 2 (0.42%) JNCIP
9 2 (0.42%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.42%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.42%) CCNP
9 2 (0.42%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.40%) QA
2 5 (1.05%) WAI
3 4 (0.84%) SLA
4 2 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.42%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.21%) DICOM
System Software
1 35 (7.34%) Active Directory
2 19 (3.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (3.56%) Hyper-V
4 14 (2.94%) UAG
5 13 (2.73%) Forefront TMG
5 13 (2.73%) ISA Server
6 6 (1.26%) VMware ESX
6 6 (1.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 6 (1.26%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.63%) XenApp
8 2 (0.42%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.42%) Veritas File System
8 2 (0.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.21%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.21%) Nmap
9 1 (0.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (5.45%) SCOM
2 16 (3.35%) SCCM
3 12 (2.52%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (1.26%) NetBackup
5 4 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.63%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (0.63%) NSN NetAct
7 2 (0.42%) Puppet
7 2 (0.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.42%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.42%) WSUS
8 1 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.21%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.21%) Nessus
8 1 (0.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.21%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 154 (32.29%) Oracle
2 102 (21.38%) Microsoft
3 38 (7.97%) VMware
4 30 (6.29%) Business Objects
5 13 (2.73%) SolarWinds
6 12 (2.52%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 12 (2.52%) Greenplum
6 12 (2.52%) SAP
6 12 (2.52%) Ericsson
6 12 (2.52%) Red Hat
7 11 (2.31%) Nortel
7 11 (2.31%) BMC
7 11 (2.31%) F5
8 10 (2.10%) Huawei
8 10 (2.10%) HP
9 8 (1.68%) Cisco
9 8 (1.68%) Sun
10 7 (1.47%) Citrix
11 6 (1.26%) Symantec
11 6 (1.26%) Sencha
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