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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 255 227 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.96% 17.86% 14.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.11% 47.29% 36.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 155 84
Average daily rate
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£355 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 8
Average hourly rate £23.75 £14.00 £29.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.64% -52.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £14.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.02 £14.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.66%
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
553 480 498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 41.12% 37.77% 39.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 310 235
Average daily rate £400 £325 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £458 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 37
Average hourly rate £48.75 £47.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £20.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £59.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 31 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 31 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 31 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 50 £400 -5.88% 7
Guildford 0 17 £363 +3.57% 24
Epsom -1 11 £330 +43.58% 5
Cobham - 11 £350 -
Egham -5 10 £223 -33.58% 1
Staines -9 8 £313 -16.66% 1
Redhill +3 7 £350 -12.50% 10
Weybridge -1 7 £413 +87.50% 6
Woking -5 5 £325 -6.47% 13
Reigate -7 3 £425 +6.25% 4
Camberley - 3 - - 3
Caterham - 2 - -
Tadworth - 1 - -
Thames Ditton - 1 - - 2
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 159 (32.78%) SQL Server
2 131 (27.01%) Oracle
3 98 (20.21%) XML
4 93 (19.18%) Windows
5 92 (18.97%) Microsoft
6 90 (18.56%) PL/SQL
7 87 (17.94%) Security Cleared
8 84 (17.32%) UNIX
9 82 (16.91%) Java
10 81 (16.70%) Agile Software Development
11 79 (16.29%) SC Cleared
12 75 (15.46%) C#
13 70 (14.43%) .NET
14 67 (13.81%) T-SQL
14 67 (13.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 64 (13.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 62 (12.78%) HP
16 62 (12.78%) Business Intelligence
16 62 (12.78%) Finance
17 61 (12.58%) SOAP
18 60 (12.37%) Linux
19 55 (11.34%) Perl
19 55 (11.34%) HP Quality Center
20 53 (10.93%) Test Management
21 51 (10.52%) SoapUI
21 51 (10.52%) HTML
22 50 (10.31%) VMware
23 49 (10.10%) ETL
23 49 (10.10%) Oracle Database
24 48 (9.90%) Telecoms

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 28 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 25 (5.15%) IIS
3 18 (3.71%) MS Exchange
4 16 (3.30%) WebLogic
5 13 (2.68%) Tomcat
6 11 (2.27%) SAS
7 10 (2.06%) JBoss
7 10 (2.06%) Apache
8 8 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.62%) Orchard CMS
11 3 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.62%) CMS
11 3 (0.62%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.62%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.41%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.41%) Node.js
13 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 47 (9.69%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.47%) MS Office
3 8 (1.65%) PowerPivot
4 5 (1.03%) SPSS
5 3 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.21%) MS Project
7 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.24%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.03%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.82%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.41%) Cordys
4 2 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.21%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.06%) Office 365
3 4 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.62%) Yammer
4 3 (0.62%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.41%) PaaS
5 2 (0.41%) IaaS
6 1 (0.21%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 36 (7.42%) TCP/IP
2 29 (5.98%) DNS
3 24 (4.95%) SAN
4 22 (4.54%) DHCP
5 12 (2.47%) Radio Access Network
6 11 (2.27%) NAS
6 11 (2.27%) FTP
7 10 (2.06%) LAN
7 10 (2.06%) Extranet
8 9 (1.86%) Firewall
9 7 (1.44%) SSH
9 7 (1.44%) UMTS
9 7 (1.44%) Internet
10 6 (1.24%) GSM
11 5 (1.03%) Intranet
11 5 (1.03%) SSL
11 5 (1.03%) VPN
11 5 (1.03%) WAN
11 5 (1.03%) LTE
12 4 (0.82%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (32.78%) SQL Server
2 67 (13.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 64 (13.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 49 (10.10%) Oracle Database
5 47 (9.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 45 (9.28%) Data Warehouse
7 30 (6.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 30 (6.19%) Relational Database
8 23 (4.74%) NoSQL
9 21 (4.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 19 (3.92%) MySQL
11 17 (3.51%) RDBMS
11 17 (3.51%) BusinessObjects
11 17 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
12 15 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
13 14 (2.89%) MS Access
14 13 (2.68%) Big Data
15 10 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (2.06%) Hadoop
16 8 (1.65%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 51 (10.52%) SoapUI
2 18 (3.71%) Subversion
2 18 (3.71%) Selenium
3 15 (3.09%) Eclipse
4 14 (2.89%) Visual Studio
5 13 (2.68%) Maven
6 12 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (2.47%) Jenkins
7 8 (1.65%) JIRA
8 7 (1.44%) Toad
8 7 (1.44%) JMeter
9 6 (1.24%) Fiddler
9 6 (1.24%) TestNG
9 6 (1.24%) JUnit
9 6 (1.24%) LoadRunner
10 5 (1.03%) ClearCase
10 5 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (1.03%) ANTLR
10 5 (1.03%) LoadUI
10 5 (1.03%) VisualVM
General
1 62 (12.78%) Finance
2 48 (9.90%) Telecoms
3 21 (4.33%) Games
4 18 (3.71%) Billing
5 15 (3.09%) Marketing
6 12 (2.47%) Retail
7 8 (1.65%) Banking
8 7 (1.44%) Automotive
8 7 (1.44%) Back Office
9 4 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.82%) Legal
9 4 (0.82%) Publishing
9 4 (0.82%) Online Betting
10 3 (0.62%) Law
10 3 (0.62%) Electronics
11 2 (0.41%) Advertising
11 2 (0.41%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.21%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.21%) Military
12 1 (0.21%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 158 (32.58%) Developer
2 128 (26.39%) Analyst
3 46 (9.48%) Test Analyst
4 42 (8.66%) DBA
5 36 (7.42%) Java Developer
6 32 (6.60%) SQL DBA
7 30 (6.19%) SQL Developer
8 28 (5.77%) Administrator
9 24 (4.95%) Consultant
9 24 (4.95%) Support Analyst
10 21 (4.33%) Architect
11 19 (3.92%) .NET Developer
11 19 (3.92%) SQL Server DBA
11 19 (3.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 17 (3.51%) Data Analyst
13 16 (3.30%) Senior Analyst
14 15 (3.09%) Applications Support
15 13 (2.68%) Test Manager
15 13 (2.68%) Senior Developer
16 12 (2.47%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (20.21%) XML
2 70 (14.43%) .NET
3 61 (12.58%) SOAP
4 51 (10.52%) HTML
5 47 (9.69%) XML Messaging
6 37 (7.63%) CSS
7 34 (7.01%) Web Services
8 29 (5.98%) ASP.NET
9 19 (3.92%) Spring
10 18 (3.71%) JSF
11 17 (3.51%) J2EE
12 16 (3.30%) .NET Framework
13 14 (2.89%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (2.68%) HTML5
14 13 (2.68%) Reactive Extensions
14 13 (2.68%) WCF
15 12 (2.47%) RESTful
15 12 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (2.47%) Task Parallel Library
16 11 (2.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 38 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.92%) Clustering
3 18 (3.71%) Replication
4 12 (2.47%) Computer Science
4 12 (2.47%) Online Games
5 11 (2.27%) Data Integration
6 10 (2.06%) Data Extraction
6 10 (2.06%) Client/Server
7 9 (1.86%) Smart Meter
8 8 (1.65%) Enterprise Storage
8 8 (1.65%) Data Centre
9 7 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.24%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.24%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.82%) Smartphone
11 4 (0.82%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.82%) EMC VNX
12 3 (0.62%) BYOD
12 3 (0.62%) Blackberry
12 3 (0.62%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 93 (19.18%) Windows
2 84 (17.32%) UNIX
3 60 (12.37%) Linux
4 33 (6.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (5.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (4.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (3.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (3.09%) Solaris
9 13 (2.68%) AIX
10 10 (2.06%) Windows 7
11 5 (1.03%) Android
12 4 (0.82%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.82%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.62%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (0.41%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.41%) VMS
14 2 (0.41%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (16.70%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (12.78%) Business Intelligence
3 53 (10.93%) Test Management
4 49 (10.10%) ETL
5 43 (8.87%) Migration
6 40 (8.25%) Use Case
7 36 (7.42%) MVC
8 32 (6.60%) Scrum
8 32 (6.60%) Performance Tuning
9 28 (5.77%) Test Scripting
10 26 (5.36%) Data Migration
11 24 (4.95%) ITIL
11 24 (4.95%) CRM
12 22 (4.54%) Test Planning
13 21 (4.33%) Data Modelling
13 21 (4.33%) Disaster Recovery
13 21 (4.33%) TDD
14 20 (4.12%) Software Engineering
15 18 (3.71%) E-Commerce
16 17 (3.51%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 90 (18.56%) PL/SQL
2 82 (16.91%) Java
3 75 (15.46%) C#
4 67 (13.81%) T-SQL
5 55 (11.34%) Perl
6 38 (7.84%) Shell Script
6 38 (7.84%) JavaScript
7 32 (6.60%) PowerShell
8 18 (3.71%) VBScript
9 17 (3.51%) Python
10 11 (2.27%) VBA
10 11 (2.27%) C++
11 10 (2.06%) VB
11 10 (2.06%) PHP
12 9 (1.86%) Bash Shell
12 9 (1.86%) R
13 7 (1.44%) C
13 7 (1.44%) VB.NET
14 6 (1.24%) Jython
14 6 (1.24%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 87 (17.94%) Security Cleared
2 79 (16.29%) SC Cleared
3 25 (5.15%) Degree
4 24 (4.95%) ISTQB
5 16 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (2.06%) ISEB
7 6 (1.24%) MCDBA
7 6 (1.24%) MCTS
8 5 (1.03%) MCITP
8 5 (1.03%) HND
9 4 (0.82%) MCSE
9 4 (0.82%) MCP
9 4 (0.82%) MCAD
9 4 (0.82%) MCSD
9 4 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.82%) CCNA
10 3 (0.62%) HNC
10 3 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.41%) ACCA
11 2 (0.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.89%) QA
2 11 (2.27%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.24%) SLA
4 2 (0.41%) COBIT
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 38 (7.84%) Active Directory
2 35 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (4.12%) vSphere
4 13 (2.68%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (2.27%) Forefront TMG
6 10 (2.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 7 (1.44%) VMware ESX
8 6 (1.24%) Hyper-V
9 5 (1.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (0.82%) Veritas File System
11 2 (0.41%) XenServer
11 2 (0.41%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.21%) Samba
12 1 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.21%) UAG
Systems Management
1 55 (11.34%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (2.27%) SCCM
3 10 (2.06%) NetBackup
4 9 (1.86%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (1.65%) SCOM
6 5 (1.03%) ARCserve
7 4 (0.82%) NSN NetAct
7 4 (0.82%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.82%) BMC PATROL
7 4 (0.82%) Control-M
8 3 (0.62%) OPNET
9 2 (0.41%) WSUS
9 2 (0.41%) Ansible
9 2 (0.41%) SnapMirror
10 1 (0.21%) Puppet
10 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.21%) CA Spectrum
10 1 (0.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.21%) WebInspect
10 1 (0.21%) WMI
Vendors
1 131 (27.01%) Oracle
2 92 (18.97%) Microsoft
3 62 (12.78%) HP
4 50 (10.31%) VMware
5 24 (4.95%) Red Hat
6 20 (4.12%) Citrix
7 18 (3.71%) Cisco
8 17 (3.51%) Informatica
9 15 (3.09%) Cognos
10 12 (2.47%) NetApp
11 11 (2.27%) Websense
11 11 (2.27%) IBM
11 11 (2.27%) Sun
11 11 (2.27%) SAP
12 10 (2.06%) Symantec
13 9 (1.86%) Dell
14 7 (1.44%) Mapinfo
14 7 (1.44%) Red Gate
15 6 (1.24%) Tripwire
15 6 (1.24%) ArcSight
Redhill, Surrey
KPRS Limited
Rate: Top Market
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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