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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 231 208 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 15.21% 15.44% 12.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.50% 43.24% 33.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 124 78
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 9
Average hourly rate £46.75 £17.50 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.14% -57.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £12.38 £26.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £30.50 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £22.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -19.64%
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
600 481 486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 39.50% 35.71% 37.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 296 252
Average daily rate £365 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £219 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 29 42
Average hourly rate £46.75 £32.50 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.84% -19.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £11.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £86.90 £36.50 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 25 November 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 25 November 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 25 November 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 +7 35 £350 +25.00% 15
Leatherhead -3 20 £425 +6.25% 6
Staines -2 18 £405 +6.57% 1
Redhill 0 6 £320 +2.40% 3
Egham +3 4 £336 -15.93% 3
Woking -10 4 £350 -3.11% 4
Dorking - 4 £363 - 1
Farnham 0 3 - - 1
Weybridge 0 1 - - 3
Cobham -5 1 £300 -
Reigate -9 1 £425 +6.25% 5
Camberley -12 1 - - 3
Chertsey - - - - 2
Godalming - - - - 2
Epsom - - - - 4
Esher - - - - 1
Shepperton - - - -
Whyteleafe - - - - 1
Thames Ditton - - - - 2
Walton-on-Thames - - - -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

1 157 (32.24%) SQL Server
2 146 (29.98%) Oracle
3 137 (28.13%) .NET
4 134 (27.52%) Windows
5 102 (20.94%) C#
6 96 (19.71%) Microsoft
7 92 (18.89%) Agile Software Development
8 76 (15.61%) PL/SQL
8 76 (15.61%) XML
9 73 (14.99%) Java
10 72 (14.78%) JavaScript
11 69 (14.17%) ASP.NET
12 67 (13.76%) SQL Server 2008
13 66 (13.55%) Linux
13 66 (13.55%) HTML
14 63 (12.94%) Oracle Database
15 62 (12.73%) UNIX
16 58 (11.91%) Finance
17 57 (11.70%) MS Excel
18 53 (10.88%) Data Warehouse
18 53 (10.88%) Visual Studio
19 52 (10.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 49 (10.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 45 (9.24%) T-SQL
21 45 (9.24%) CRM
22 44 (9.03%) CSS
23 43 (8.83%) Web Services
23 43 (8.83%) VB.NET
23 43 (8.83%) MVC
23 43 (8.83%) Performance Tuning

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 37 (7.60%) IIS
2 25 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 19 (3.90%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (2.46%) Node.js
5 11 (2.26%) Documentum
6 9 (1.85%) ArcGIS
6 9 (1.85%) SAS
6 9 (1.85%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.44%) JBoss
7 7 (1.44%) CMS
8 6 (1.23%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.82%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.82%) WordPress
10 3 (0.62%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.41%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.41%) Kentico
11 2 (0.41%) Lync
11 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 57 (11.70%) MS Excel
2 40 (8.21%) MS Office
3 19 (3.90%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.44%) ArcInfo
5 2 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.41%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 31 (6.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.82%) Maximo
3 3 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.62%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (0.62%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (0.62%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.21%) MoSes
4 1 (0.21%) Magento
4 1 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.21%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.21%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.82%) Office 365
3 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (6.37%) SAN
2 18 (3.70%) Radio Access Network
3 15 (3.08%) DNS
4 13 (2.67%) SSL
5 12 (2.46%) DHCP
6 10 (2.05%) LTE
7 9 (1.85%) 3G
7 9 (1.85%) 2G
7 9 (1.85%) LAN
7 9 (1.85%) FTP
7 9 (1.85%) HTTP
7 9 (1.85%) WAN
7 9 (1.85%) VPN
8 8 (1.64%) TCP/IP
9 7 (1.44%) Telnet
9 7 (1.44%) Firewall
9 7 (1.44%) SNMP
10 6 (1.23%) SMS
11 5 (1.03%) GPRS
12 4 (0.82%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (32.24%) SQL Server
2 67 (13.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 63 (12.94%) Oracle Database
4 53 (10.88%) Data Warehouse
5 52 (10.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 49 (10.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 36 (7.39%) Oracle Database 11g
7 36 (7.39%) Relational Database
8 33 (6.78%) MySQL
9 31 (6.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 31 (6.37%) SQL Server 2012
10 24 (4.93%) PostgreSQL
11 22 (4.52%) Oracle Database 10g
12 17 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
13 15 (3.08%) SQL Server 2000
14 13 (2.67%) MS Access
15 12 (2.46%) Oracle Reports
16 11 (2.26%) DTS
17 9 (1.85%) DB2
18 8 (1.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 53 (10.88%) Visual Studio
2 28 (5.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (3.49%) Subversion
4 16 (3.29%) Selenium
5 10 (2.05%) Jenkins
6 9 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 9 (1.85%) Git (software)
6 9 (1.85%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (1.44%) QuickTest Pro
7 7 (1.44%) Toad
8 6 (1.23%) SpecFlow
9 5 (1.03%) SoapUI
9 5 (1.03%) WebDriver
9 5 (1.03%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.82%) JIRA
10 4 (0.82%) Maven
10 4 (0.82%) JMeter
10 4 (0.82%) Talend Open Studio
11 3 (0.62%) Xdebug
11 3 (0.62%) Hudson
General
1 58 (11.91%) Finance
2 36 (7.39%) Telecoms
3 19 (3.90%) Billing
4 12 (2.46%) Marketing
5 10 (2.05%) Banking
6 6 (1.23%) Retail
7 4 (0.82%) Games
7 4 (0.82%) Electronics
8 3 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.62%) Legal
8 3 (0.62%) Korean Language
9 2 (0.41%) Back Office
9 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.41%) Automotive
10 1 (0.21%) Advertising
10 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.21%) Local Government
10 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 196 (40.25%) Developer
2 90 (18.48%) Analyst
3 45 (9.24%) Tester
4 35 (7.19%) .NET Developer
5 33 (6.78%) Architect
6 31 (6.37%) DBA
7 28 (5.75%) SQL DBA
8 22 (4.52%) Oracle Developer
9 21 (4.31%) Administrator
10 20 (4.11%) Test Analyst
11 19 (3.90%) Consultant
11 19 (3.90%) SQL Server DBA
11 19 (3.90%) Systems Tester
12 18 (3.70%) SQL Developer
13 17 (3.49%) Support Analyst
13 17 (3.49%) Applications Support
14 16 (3.29%) Technical Architect
15 15 (3.08%) Database Developer
15 15 (3.08%) VB.NET Developer
15 15 (3.08%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (28.13%) .NET
2 76 (15.61%) XML
3 69 (14.17%) ASP.NET
4 66 (13.55%) HTML
5 44 (9.03%) CSS
6 43 (8.83%) Web Services
7 39 (8.01%) WCF
8 32 (6.57%) jQuery
9 24 (4.93%) HTML5
10 19 (3.90%) SOAP
10 19 (3.90%) WF
11 18 (3.70%) XSLT
12 17 (3.49%) .NET Framework
12 17 (3.49%) Oracle ADF
13 16 (3.29%) REST
14 15 (3.08%) Oracle Fusion
15 13 (2.67%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (2.67%) WPF
16 12 (2.46%) COM+
16 12 (2.46%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (3.70%) Clustering
3 11 (2.26%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.05%) User Experience
4 10 (2.05%) Mobile App
5 8 (1.64%) GIS
6 5 (1.03%) Smart Meter
6 5 (1.03%) Visualisation
6 5 (1.03%) Open Source
7 4 (0.82%) Replication
7 4 (0.82%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.62%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.62%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.62%) FMCG
8 3 (0.62%) NHS
8 3 (0.62%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.62%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.41%) Celerra
9 2 (0.41%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.41%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 134 (27.52%) Windows
2 66 (13.55%) Linux
3 62 (12.73%) UNIX
4 23 (4.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (1.85%) Windows 7
7 7 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.44%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.23%) Solaris
9 5 (1.03%) Android
10 2 (0.41%) SUSE
10 2 (0.41%) AIX
10 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.21%) HPUX
11 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (18.89%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (9.24%) CRM
3 43 (8.83%) MVC
3 43 (8.83%) Performance Tuning
4 41 (8.42%) ETL
4 41 (8.42%) Scrum
5 40 (8.21%) Migration
6 26 (5.34%) ITIL
7 21 (4.31%) Project Management
7 21 (4.31%) System Testing
7 21 (4.31%) User Acceptance Testing
8 20 (4.11%) Workflow
8 20 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
10 17 (3.49%) Data Modelling
10 17 (3.49%) Software Testing
11 15 (3.08%) Waterfall
12 14 (2.87%) Release Management
12 14 (2.87%) Software Engineering
12 14 (2.87%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 102 (20.94%) C#
2 76 (15.61%) PL/SQL
3 73 (14.99%) Java
4 72 (14.78%) JavaScript
5 45 (9.24%) T-SQL
6 43 (8.83%) VB.NET
7 31 (6.37%) Perl
8 23 (4.72%) PowerShell
9 20 (4.11%) VB
10 15 (3.08%) C++
11 14 (2.87%) VB6
11 14 (2.87%) VBScript
12 11 (2.26%) PHP
13 10 (2.05%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.44%) Python
14 7 (1.44%) VBA
15 6 (1.23%) Ruby
15 6 (1.23%) Objective-C
16 4 (0.82%) C
16 4 (0.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 35 (7.19%) Security Cleared
2 32 (6.57%) SC Cleared
3 17 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (3.49%) Degree
4 13 (2.67%) ISEB
5 8 (1.64%) MCTS
6 7 (1.44%) MCSE
7 6 (1.23%) CCNA
7 6 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.62%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.62%) CCNP
8 3 (0.62%) SAS Certification
8 3 (0.62%) MCP
8 3 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.41%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.41%) JNCIA
9 2 (0.41%) JNCIS
9 2 (0.41%) JNCIP
9 2 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.41%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.31%) QA
2 5 (1.03%) WAI
3 3 (0.62%) SLA
4 2 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.21%) DICOM
System Software
1 29 (5.95%) Active Directory
2 18 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (3.29%) Hyper-V
4 14 (2.87%) UAG
5 13 (2.67%) Forefront TMG
5 13 (2.67%) ISA Server
6 6 (1.23%) VMware ESX
6 6 (1.23%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.41%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.21%) XenApp
8 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 26 (5.34%) SCOM
2 14 (2.87%) SCCM
3 11 (2.26%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.62%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (0.41%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.41%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.41%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.21%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 146 (29.98%) Oracle
2 96 (19.71%) Microsoft
3 37 (7.60%) VMware
4 36 (7.39%) Business Objects
5 13 (2.67%) SolarWinds
5 13 (2.67%) Cisco
6 12 (2.46%) Greenplum
6 12 (2.46%) Sencha
7 11 (2.26%) F5
7 11 (2.26%) SAP
7 11 (2.26%) EMC
7 11 (2.26%) BMC
8 10 (2.05%) Huawei
8 10 (2.05%) HP
9 9 (1.85%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 9 (1.85%) Ericsson
10 8 (1.64%) Nortel
11 6 (1.23%) IBM
12 5 (1.03%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.03%) Dell
Surrey
TRG
Rate: 400-500 Per Day please send CV
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £30000 - £36000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Epsom, Surrey
TRG
Rate: £400 - £500 Per Day please send CV
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £300 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Vertical IT
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Rate: £45 - £50 per hour + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Weybridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day direct - no agency margin.
Posted: 8 days ago
Surrey
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Guildford
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Surrey
TRG
Rate: 250-350 Per Day
Posted: 22 days ago