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 2 July 2015 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 231 213 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.30% 16.44% 14.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.56% 43.74% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 141 78
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£363 £333 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.02% +0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 10
Average hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £24.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £17.20 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.27 £142.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.63 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-14.58% +9.09%
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
507 487 500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 40.17% 37.58% 40.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 319 224
Average daily rate £400 £348 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.10% -0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £215 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 44
Average hourly rate £47.40 £47.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.22% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £20.00 £20.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £59.50 £53.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015. 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
Leatherhead 0 38 £400 -5.88% 8
Guildford +6 22 £394 +15.80% 21
Cobham - 11 £350 -
Egham -6 10 £223 -44.37% 6
Epsom -3 8 £336 +47.80% 1
Woking +3 5 £173 -50.35% 6
Staines -13 5 £313 +4.16% 2
Redhill -5 4 £350 -17.64% 6
Weybridge 0 3 £463 -7.50% 7
Camberley - 3 - - 2
Caterham - 2 - -
Dorking - 1 - - 2
Thames Ditton - 1 - -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

1 153 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 145 (30.66%) Oracle
3 96 (20.30%) PL/SQL
4 89 (18.82%) Windows
5 85 (17.97%) Microsoft
6 84 (17.76%) .NET
7 81 (17.12%) XML
8 80 (16.91%) Java
9 79 (16.70%) C#
10 72 (15.22%) UNIX
11 69 (14.59%) Security Cleared
12 68 (14.38%) Agile Software Development
13 65 (13.74%) Finance
13 65 (13.74%) SC Cleared
14 62 (13.11%) T-SQL
15 56 (11.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 55 (11.63%) Linux
17 53 (11.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 53 (11.21%) Oracle Database
18 52 (10.99%) SOAP
19 49 (10.36%) Business Intelligence
19 49 (10.36%) ETL
19 49 (10.36%) Telecoms
20 48 (10.15%) HP
20 48 (10.15%) Perl
20 48 (10.15%) SQL Server 2008
21 46 (9.73%) MS Excel
21 46 (9.73%) VMware
22 45 (9.51%) Data Warehouse
23 44 (9.30%) Migration

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 22 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 21 (4.44%) MS Exchange
3 20 (4.23%) WebLogic
4 19 (4.02%) Tomcat
5 18 (3.81%) IIS
6 13 (2.75%) JBoss
7 12 (2.54%) Apache
7 12 (2.54%) SAS
8 8 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.85%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.85%) CMS
12 3 (0.63%) Orchard CMS
12 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.42%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.42%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.42%) WinCC
13 2 (0.42%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 46 (9.73%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.33%) MS Office
3 6 (1.27%) PowerPivot
4 5 (1.06%) SPSS
5 3 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.63%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.90%) Remedy ITSM
1 9 (1.90%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.85%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.21%) Agresso
4 1 (0.21%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.90%) Office 365
3 4 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.63%) Yammer
5 2 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.42%) PaaS
5 2 (0.42%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.98%) TCP/IP
2 29 (6.13%) DNS
3 26 (5.50%) SAN
4 25 (5.29%) DHCP
5 14 (2.96%) LAN
6 11 (2.33%) NAS
6 11 (2.33%) Radio Access Network
7 10 (2.11%) LTE
7 10 (2.11%) 3G
7 10 (2.11%) Firewall
7 10 (2.11%) 2G
8 9 (1.90%) Extranet
9 7 (1.48%) SSH
9 7 (1.48%) UMTS
9 7 (1.48%) FTP
10 6 (1.27%) WAN
10 6 (1.27%) GSM
11 5 (1.06%) Internet
11 5 (1.06%) SSL
12 4 (0.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 56 (11.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 53 (11.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 53 (11.21%) Oracle Database
4 48 (10.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 45 (9.51%) Data Warehouse
6 33 (6.98%) Relational Database
7 22 (4.65%) NoSQL
7 22 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 22 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
8 19 (4.02%) SQL Server 2005
8 19 (4.02%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (3.59%) RDBMS
9 17 (3.59%) MySQL
10 14 (2.96%) MS Access
11 12 (2.54%) Big Data
12 11 (2.33%) Hadoop
12 11 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
13 9 (1.90%) Oracle Database 12c
14 8 (1.69%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 42 (8.88%) SoapUI
2 19 (4.02%) Subversion
3 14 (2.96%) Visual Studio
3 14 (2.96%) Selenium
4 13 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (2.33%) Eclipse
6 9 (1.90%) Toad
6 9 (1.90%) Maven
6 9 (1.90%) Jenkins
7 8 (1.69%) JIRA
8 7 (1.48%) JMeter
8 7 (1.48%) NUnit
9 6 (1.27%) Fiddler
10 5 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (1.06%) ClearCase
10 5 (1.06%) JUnit
10 5 (1.06%) LoadUI
11 4 (0.85%) VisualVM
11 4 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (0.85%) YourKit
General
1 65 (13.74%) Finance
2 49 (10.36%) Telecoms
3 21 (4.44%) Games
4 19 (4.02%) Billing
5 18 (3.81%) Banking
6 14 (2.96%) Retail
7 11 (2.33%) Marketing
8 9 (1.90%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.27%) Electronics
10 4 (0.85%) Automotive
10 4 (0.85%) Legal
10 4 (0.85%) Publishing
10 4 (0.85%) Online Betting
11 3 (0.63%) Law
11 3 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.42%) Front Office
12 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.42%) Advertising
13 1 (0.21%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.21%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 166 (35.10%) Developer
2 113 (23.89%) Analyst
3 43 (9.09%) DBA
4 40 (8.46%) Java Developer
5 39 (8.25%) Test Analyst
6 31 (6.55%) SQL DBA
7 30 (6.34%) Administrator
8 27 (5.71%) Consultant
8 27 (5.71%) SQL Developer
9 23 (4.86%) Support Analyst
10 22 (4.65%) .NET Developer
11 17 (3.59%) Data Analyst
11 17 (3.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 16 (3.38%) SQL Server DBA
13 15 (3.17%) Architect
13 15 (3.17%) PL/SQL Developer
14 13 (2.75%) Test Manager
14 13 (2.75%) Senior Developer
14 13 (2.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 13 (2.75%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (17.76%) .NET
2 81 (17.12%) XML
3 52 (10.99%) SOAP
4 41 (8.67%) HTML
5 40 (8.46%) ASP.NET
6 38 (8.03%) Web Services
7 36 (7.61%) CSS
7 36 (7.61%) XML Messaging
8 25 (5.29%) Spring
9 23 (4.86%) JSF
10 21 (4.44%) J2EE
11 19 (4.02%) .NET Framework
12 18 (3.81%) Hibernate
13 17 (3.59%) jQuery
13 17 (3.59%) ICEfaces
13 17 (3.59%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (2.96%) HTML5
14 14 (2.96%) ASP.NET Web API
15 12 (2.54%) REST
15 12 (2.54%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.23%) Clustering
2 20 (4.23%) Replication
3 15 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 12 (2.54%) Online Games
4 12 (2.54%) Data Integration
4 12 (2.54%) Client/Server
5 9 (1.90%) Data Extraction
6 8 (1.69%) Smart Meter
6 8 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
7 6 (1.27%) Visualisation
7 6 (1.27%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.27%) Data Centre
8 4 (0.85%) EMC VNX
8 4 (0.85%) Management Information System
8 4 (0.85%) Smartphone
9 3 (0.63%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.63%) Statistics
9 3 (0.63%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.63%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 89 (18.82%) Windows
2 72 (15.22%) UNIX
3 55 (11.63%) Linux
4 30 (6.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (5.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (3.38%) Solaris
7 15 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (2.75%) AIX
9 9 (1.90%) Windows 7
10 6 (1.27%) Android
10 6 (1.27%) Windows 2000
11 5 (1.06%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.85%) Data ONTAP
12 4 (0.85%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.42%) VMS
13 2 (0.42%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (14.38%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (10.36%) ETL
2 49 (10.36%) Business Intelligence
3 44 (9.30%) Migration
3 44 (9.30%) Test Management
4 42 (8.88%) MVC
5 33 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
6 32 (6.77%) Use Case
7 29 (6.13%) Scrum
8 28 (5.92%) Software Engineering
9 24 (5.07%) CRM
9 24 (5.07%) Test Scripting
10 23 (4.86%) Data Migration
11 20 (4.23%) ITIL
12 19 (4.02%) TDD
13 18 (3.81%) Data Modelling
13 18 (3.81%) SOA
13 18 (3.81%) User Acceptance Testing
14 17 (3.59%) E-Commerce
14 17 (3.59%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 96 (20.30%) PL/SQL
2 80 (16.91%) Java
3 79 (16.70%) C#
4 62 (13.11%) T-SQL
5 48 (10.15%) Perl
6 41 (8.67%) JavaScript
7 34 (7.19%) Shell Script
8 23 (4.86%) PowerShell
9 20 (4.23%) VBScript
10 12 (2.54%) VB
10 12 (2.54%) PHP
11 11 (2.33%) VB.NET
11 11 (2.33%) R
12 10 (2.11%) Python
13 9 (1.90%) VBA
14 8 (1.69%) C++
14 8 (1.69%) C
15 7 (1.48%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 7 (1.48%) Delphi
16 6 (1.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 69 (14.59%) Security Cleared
2 65 (13.74%) SC Cleared
3 25 (5.29%) Degree
4 20 (4.23%) ISTQB
5 15 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (1.69%) CCNA
6 8 (1.69%) ISEB
6 8 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (1.48%) MCTS
8 6 (1.27%) HNC
8 6 (1.27%) HND
8 6 (1.27%) MCDBA
9 4 (0.85%) MCP
9 4 (0.85%) MCAD
9 4 (0.85%) MCSD
9 4 (0.85%) MCSE
9 4 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.63%) MCITP
11 2 (0.42%) MCSA
11 2 (0.42%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.96%) QA
2 12 (2.54%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.63%) COBIT
4 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 42 (8.88%) Active Directory
2 36 (7.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (4.23%) vSphere
4 13 (2.75%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (2.33%) Forefront TMG
6 10 (2.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (1.06%) Hyper-V
7 5 (1.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (0.85%) Veritas File System
9 2 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.42%) UAG
9 2 (0.42%) XenServer
9 2 (0.42%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 43 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (3.38%) SCCM
3 13 (2.75%) NetBackup
4 10 (2.11%) NSN NetAct
5 9 (1.90%) SCOM
5 9 (1.90%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (1.27%) WSUS
7 5 (1.06%) ARCserve
8 4 (0.85%) BMC PATROL
8 4 (0.85%) Control-M
9 3 (0.63%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.63%) SnapMirror
10 2 (0.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.42%) Ansible
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.21%) WebInspect
11 1 (0.21%) WMI
11 1 (0.21%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.21%) Puppet
11 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 145 (30.66%) Oracle
2 85 (17.97%) Microsoft
3 48 (10.15%) HP
4 46 (9.73%) VMware
5 18 (3.81%) Red Hat
6 17 (3.59%) Informatica
6 17 (3.59%) NetApp
7 16 (3.38%) Citrix
8 14 (2.96%) Cognos
8 14 (2.96%) Cisco
9 13 (2.75%) Sun
10 12 (2.54%) Business Objects
11 11 (2.33%) SAP
11 11 (2.33%) Websense
12 10 (2.11%) Symantec
12 10 (2.11%) IBM
12 10 (2.11%) Nokia
12 10 (2.11%) Ericsson
13 9 (1.90%) Dell
13 9 (1.90%) Remedy
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