The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Surrey region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL 241 163 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.74% 12.82% 15.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.80% 38.08% 39.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 87 138
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £233 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 11
Average hourly rate £30.00 £26.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.40 £16.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £44.44 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +10.00%
Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
538 428 670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 37.36% 33.67% 40.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 204 332
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £249 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 30 44
Average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £26.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
SQL
South East

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 April 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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Staines -1 21 £350 +55.55% 1
Guildford -8 18 £325 +7.43% 8
Woking -11 14 £363 +3.57% 15
Redhill +6 11 £425 +6.25% 3
Leatherhead -2 11 £375 +11.94% 3
Reigate -5 9 £375 +7.14%
Camberley -1 8 £338 -10.00% 1
Epsom +2 7 £300 -14.28% 2
Dorking -1 5 - - 1
Weybridge - 4 £325 -
Sunbury-on-Thames +8 2 £350 +16.66%
Egham -1 2 £500 +132.55% 1
Farnham -7 1 - - 1
Godalming - - - - 1
Haslemere - - - -
Thames Ditton - - - - 2
Walton-on-Thames - - - -
Esher - - - -
Caterham - - - -
Chertsey - - - - 1
Cranleigh - - - -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 145 (34.94%) Oracle
2 139 (33.49%) .NET
3 127 (30.60%) Finance
4 126 (30.36%) Windows
5 122 (29.40%) SQL Server
6 120 (28.92%) Microsoft
7 109 (26.27%) XML
8 102 (24.58%) C#
9 89 (21.45%) PL/SQL
10 80 (19.28%) JavaScript
11 78 (18.80%) Web Services
12 77 (18.55%) Linux
13 72 (17.35%) ASP.NET
14 70 (16.87%) Visual Studio
15 69 (16.63%) WCF
16 68 (16.39%) VB.NET
17 67 (16.14%) UNIX
18 63 (15.18%) Java
19 61 (14.70%) Scrum
20 59 (14.22%) HTML
21 53 (12.77%) Relational Database
22 51 (12.29%) Python
23 46 (11.08%) XSLT
23 46 (11.08%) Workflow
24 44 (10.60%) CSS
25 43 (10.36%) jQuery
25 43 (10.36%) Security Cleared
26 40 (9.64%) WF
27 39 (9.40%) HTML5
27 39 (9.40%) Oracle Database

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 33 (7.95%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.89%) SAS
3 11 (2.65%) IIS
4 10 (2.41%) CloudStack
5 8 (1.93%) MS Exchange
6 7 (1.69%) Apache
7 6 (1.45%) CMS
8 5 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.96%) Liferay
9 4 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.96%) Apache Pig
9 4 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.48%) Lync
10 2 (0.48%) Confluence
10 2 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.48%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.24%) Documentum
11 1 (0.24%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.24%) Site Server
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 38 (9.16%) MS Excel
2 29 (6.99%) MS Office
3 10 (2.41%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.48%) SPSS
4 2 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.24%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.24%) ArcInfo
Business Applications
1 30 (7.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (2.89%) Oracle Financials
3 11 (2.65%) Oracle Payables
4 9 (2.17%) Oracle General Ledger
4 9 (2.17%) Oracle Assets
5 8 (1.93%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.96%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.72%) SAP SD
7 3 (0.72%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (0.72%) MoSes
8 2 (0.48%) SAP IS-U
8 2 (0.48%) Cerner Millennium
9 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.24%) Magento
9 1 (0.24%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.24%) Agresso
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.93%) Office 365
2 5 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.96%) SaaS
4 3 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.41%) NetScaler
2 9 (2.17%) Firewall
3 8 (1.93%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.45%) SAN
4 6 (1.45%) LAN
5 5 (1.20%) WAN
5 5 (1.20%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (0.96%) 3G
6 4 (0.96%) 2G
6 4 (0.96%) DNS
6 4 (0.96%) ATM
7 3 (0.72%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.72%) VPN
7 3 (0.72%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (0.72%) LTE
8 2 (0.48%) Wireless
8 2 (0.48%) SSL
8 2 (0.48%) Network Security
8 2 (0.48%) FTP
9 1 (0.24%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (29.40%) SQL Server
2 53 (12.77%) Relational Database
3 39 (9.40%) Oracle Database
4 35 (8.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (8.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (8.19%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (6.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 25 (6.02%) Oracle Database 11g
7 23 (5.54%) MySQL
8 22 (5.30%) Oracle Database 10g
9 13 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (2.89%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (2.65%) Big Data
11 11 (2.65%) Oracle9i Database
11 11 (2.65%) MS Access
12 10 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (1.93%) Data Mining
13 8 (1.93%) RDBMS
14 7 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (1.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 70 (16.87%) Visual Studio
2 34 (8.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (7.47%) Subversion
4 21 (5.06%) Git (software)
5 14 (3.37%) Eclipse
5 14 (3.37%) Toad
6 7 (1.69%) SpecFlow
6 7 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (1.20%) JUnit
8 4 (0.96%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (0.72%) Selenium
9 3 (0.72%) Trac
10 2 (0.48%) Hudson
10 2 (0.48%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.48%) MorphX
10 2 (0.48%) JIRA
10 2 (0.48%) Bugzilla
10 2 (0.48%) NUnit
11 1 (0.24%) Maven
General
1 127 (30.60%) Finance
2 14 (3.37%) Telecoms
2 14 (3.37%) Billing
3 13 (3.13%) Marketing
4 12 (2.89%) Games
5 4 (0.96%) Legal
5 4 (0.96%) Back Office
6 3 (0.72%) Banking
6 3 (0.72%) Retail
7 2 (0.48%) Publishing
7 2 (0.48%) German Language
8 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.24%) Electronics
8 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.24%) Advertising
8 1 (0.24%) Automotive
8 1 (0.24%) Law
Job Titles
1 192 (46.27%) Developer
2 77 (18.55%) Analyst
3 73 (17.59%) .NET Developer
4 43 (10.36%) VB.NET Developer
5 35 (8.43%) Python Developer
6 24 (5.78%) Test Analyst
7 23 (5.54%) DBA
7 23 (5.54%) Data Analyst
8 22 (5.30%) Test Engineer
8 22 (5.30%) Consultant
9 21 (5.06%) Java Developer
10 19 (4.58%) SQL Developer
11 15 (3.61%) ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (3.61%) Python/Django Developer
12 14 (3.37%) QA Analyst
12 14 (3.37%) Architect
13 13 (3.13%) Programmer
13 13 (3.13%) Support Analyst
14 12 (2.89%) Tester
14 12 (2.89%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (33.49%) .NET
2 109 (26.27%) XML
3 78 (18.80%) Web Services
4 72 (17.35%) ASP.NET
5 69 (16.63%) WCF
6 59 (14.22%) HTML
7 46 (11.08%) XSLT
8 44 (10.60%) CSS
9 43 (10.36%) jQuery
10 40 (9.64%) WF
11 39 (9.40%) HTML5
12 35 (8.43%) Django
13 31 (7.47%) REST
14 30 (7.23%) WPF
15 26 (6.27%) SOAP
16 15 (3.61%) Spring
17 14 (3.37%) JSF
18 9 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
19 8 (1.93%) Hibernate
19 8 (1.93%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.16%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (1.69%) AS400
2 7 (1.69%) Computer Science
3 6 (1.45%) Management Information System
3 6 (1.45%) NHS
3 6 (1.45%) Visualisation
4 5 (1.20%) Client/Server
4 5 (1.20%) Clustering
5 4 (0.96%) Online Games
6 3 (0.72%) Open Source
6 3 (0.72%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.48%) Firmware
7 2 (0.48%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.48%) CLARiiON
7 2 (0.48%) EMC Centera
7 2 (0.48%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.48%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.48%) iSeries
7 2 (0.48%) Celerra
7 2 (0.48%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 126 (30.36%) Windows
2 77 (18.55%) Linux
3 67 (16.14%) UNIX
4 16 (3.86%) Solaris
5 14 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (2.17%) Windows XP
7 9 (2.17%) Windows 7
8 7 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (1.45%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.72%) Windows NT
11 2 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.48%) CentOS
12 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (14.70%) Scrum
2 46 (11.08%) Workflow
3 38 (9.16%) Web Development
3 38 (9.16%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (8.92%) MVC
5 35 (8.43%) Web Design
5 35 (8.43%) Responsive Web Design
6 34 (8.19%) CRM
7 24 (5.78%) Automated Testing
8 22 (5.30%) Software Testing
8 22 (5.30%) Migration
8 22 (5.30%) Release Management
8 22 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (5.06%) ETL
10 20 (4.82%) BDD
11 19 (4.58%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (4.58%) OO
12 16 (3.86%) Configuration Management
13 15 (3.61%) Performance Tuning
14 14 (3.37%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 102 (24.58%) C#
2 89 (21.45%) PL/SQL
3 80 (19.28%) JavaScript
4 68 (16.39%) VB.NET
5 63 (15.18%) Java
6 51 (12.29%) Python
7 30 (7.23%) T-SQL
8 20 (4.82%) Perl
9 19 (4.58%) C++
10 13 (3.13%) C
11 10 (2.41%) VB
11 10 (2.41%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.93%) PHP
13 7 (1.69%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.96%) Korn
14 4 (0.96%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 3 (0.72%) VBA
15 3 (0.72%) VBScript
15 3 (0.72%) VB6
16 2 (0.48%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 43 (10.36%) Security Cleared
2 36 (8.67%) SC Cleared
3 20 (4.82%) ISEB
4 8 (1.93%) Degree
5 3 (0.72%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.72%) HNC
5 3 (0.72%) HND
6 2 (0.48%) SAS Certification
7 1 (0.24%) MCITP
7 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.24%) MCSE
7 1 (0.24%) PhD
7 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.78%) QA
2 6 (1.45%) SLA
3 4 (0.96%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (6.51%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.41%) Microsoft App-V
2 10 (2.41%) XenApp
2 10 (2.41%) XenServer
2 10 (2.41%) XenDesktop
3 9 (2.17%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (1.20%) vSphere
7 3 (0.72%) Sendmail
7 3 (0.72%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.48%) vCloud
9 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (1.93%) NSN NetAct
2 7 (1.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (1.69%) Legato
2 7 (1.69%) BMC PATROL
2 7 (1.69%) Foglight
2 7 (1.69%) Data Guard
3 5 (1.20%) SCCM
4 4 (0.96%) SCOM
5 3 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.48%) Puppet
6 2 (0.48%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.48%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.24%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.24%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 145 (34.94%) Oracle
2 120 (28.92%) Microsoft
3 23 (5.54%) VMware
4 20 (4.82%) Citrix
5 13 (3.13%) Red Hat
6 11 (2.65%) SAP
7 10 (2.41%) AppSense
8 9 (2.17%) Cisco
8 9 (2.17%) Informatica
9 7 (1.69%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 5 (1.20%) NetApp
10 5 (1.20%) Cognos
10 5 (1.20%) HP
10 5 (1.20%) Dell
11 4 (0.96%) Business Objects
11 4 (0.96%) IBM
11 4 (0.96%) JBoss
11 4 (0.96%) CommVault
11 4 (0.96%) Civica
11 4 (0.96%) Greenplum
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