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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 209 177 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 15.16% 13.90% 14.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.80% 37.26% 36.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 90 119
Average daily rate
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£344 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £224 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 7
Average hourly rate £41.75 £13.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+209.25% -58.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.37 £13.10 £26.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £27.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £27.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -3.57%
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
500 475 508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 36.26% 37.31% 38.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 251 277
Average daily rate £350 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £447 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 44
Average hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £11.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £86.90 £39.00 £48.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 28 January 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
Guildford -1 19 £298 +0.84% 19
Staines 0 14 £369 +4.60% 1
Epsom +2 11 £350 +16.66% 5
Leatherhead -4 9 £350 -6.66% 6
Camberley +3 8 £488 +14.70% 3
Woking +6 5 £425 +42.85% 13
Reigate 0 5 £370 +5.71% 6
Dorking - 4 £325 - 4
Egham -1 3 £310 -27.05%
Chertsey - 3 - - 1
Weybridge 0 2 £500 - 2
Walton-on-Thames - 2 £388 -
Redhill -1 1 £400 +50.94% 3
Whyteleafe - 1 £212 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - - 3
Lingfield - - - -
Cobham - - - - 1
Esher - - - - 2
Farnham - - - - 3
Godalming - - - - 1
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 163 (35.36%) Oracle
2 152 (32.97%) SQL Server
3 135 (29.28%) .NET
4 117 (25.38%) Windows
5 103 (22.34%) C#
6 92 (19.96%) Microsoft
7 85 (18.44%) Agile Software Development
8 81 (17.57%) PL/SQL
9 72 (15.62%) JavaScript
10 67 (14.53%) UNIX
11 66 (14.32%) ASP.NET
12 65 (14.10%) Finance
13 61 (13.23%) Java
13 61 (13.23%) Oracle Database
14 60 (13.02%) SQL Server 2008
15 58 (12.58%) Linux
16 55 (11.93%) HTML
17 52 (11.28%) XML
18 50 (10.85%) Data Warehouse
19 49 (10.63%) Web Services
19 49 (10.63%) Migration
20 48 (10.41%) T-SQL
20 48 (10.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 48 (10.41%) Performance Tuning
21 47 (10.20%) CSS
22 45 (9.76%) MS Excel
23 42 (9.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 42 (9.11%) jQuery
24 41 (8.89%) Telecoms
25 37 (8.03%) MVC

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 24 (5.21%) IIS
2 18 (3.90%) Tomcat
3 16 (3.47%) JBoss
3 16 (3.47%) SharePoint
4 14 (3.04%) WebLogic
5 13 (2.82%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (1.95%) Apache
7 8 (1.74%) CMS
7 8 (1.74%) ArcGIS
8 6 (1.30%) MS Exchange
8 6 (1.30%) SAS
8 6 (1.30%) Node.js
9 5 (1.08%) Lync
10 4 (0.87%) WordPress
11 3 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.65%) WebLogic Portal
11 3 (0.65%) TIBCO EMS
12 2 (0.43%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.43%) Drupal
12 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 45 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 24 (5.21%) MS Office
3 15 (3.25%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.52%) ArcInfo
5 2 (0.43%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (4.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (2.82%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.65%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.65%) Maximo
5 2 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.43%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.22%) Magento
6 1 (0.22%) MoSes
6 1 (0.22%) CODA-Financials
6 1 (0.22%) Agresso
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.65%) Office 365
3 2 (0.43%) Route 53
3 2 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (6.94%) SAN
2 24 (5.21%) Radio Access Network
3 20 (4.34%) DNS
4 17 (3.69%) 2G
4 17 (3.69%) 3G
5 16 (3.47%) LAN
5 16 (3.47%) LTE
6 15 (3.25%) DHCP
7 12 (2.60%) SSL
7 12 (2.60%) WAN
8 11 (2.39%) FTP
8 11 (2.39%) HTTP
9 9 (1.95%) NAS
9 9 (1.95%) VPN
9 9 (1.95%) Firewall
10 8 (1.74%) SSH
11 7 (1.52%) SMS
11 7 (1.52%) TCP/IP
11 7 (1.52%) Internet
12 6 (1.30%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (32.97%) SQL Server
2 61 (13.23%) Oracle Database
3 60 (13.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 50 (10.85%) Data Warehouse
5 48 (10.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 42 (9.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 35 (7.59%) Relational Database
8 33 (7.16%) SQL Server 2012
9 30 (6.51%) Oracle Database 11g
10 29 (6.29%) MySQL
11 24 (5.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 18 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
13 16 (3.47%) SQL Server 2005
13 16 (3.47%) Oracle Database 10g
14 15 (3.25%) MS Access
15 12 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
16 10 (2.17%) RDBMS
16 10 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
17 8 (1.74%) Azure SQL Database
17 8 (1.74%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (6.94%) Visual Studio
2 31 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (4.77%) Subversion
4 14 (3.04%) Selenium
5 11 (2.39%) Toad
6 9 (1.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 9 (1.95%) NUnit
7 8 (1.74%) Oracle Forms
7 8 (1.74%) Hudson
8 7 (1.52%) MSBuild
9 6 (1.30%) CruiseControl
9 6 (1.30%) SpecFlow
9 6 (1.30%) Jenkins
9 6 (1.30%) Rhino Mocks
9 6 (1.30%) Moq
10 5 (1.08%) Git (software)
10 5 (1.08%) QuickTest Pro
11 4 (0.87%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.65%) Xdebug
12 3 (0.65%) Maven
General
1 65 (14.10%) Finance
2 41 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 26 (5.64%) Banking
4 12 (2.60%) Marketing
5 10 (2.17%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.74%) Retail
7 6 (1.30%) Electronics
8 5 (1.08%) Billing
8 5 (1.08%) Games
9 3 (0.65%) Back Office
9 3 (0.65%) Advertising
9 3 (0.65%) Publishing
9 3 (0.65%) Automotive
10 2 (0.43%) Legal
10 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.22%) Front Office
11 1 (0.22%) Korean Language
11 1 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 182 (39.48%) Developer
2 76 (16.49%) Analyst
3 41 (8.89%) DBA
4 36 (7.81%) SQL DBA
4 36 (7.81%) Tester
5 31 (6.72%) .NET Developer
6 23 (4.99%) Support Analyst
7 22 (4.77%) SQL Server DBA
8 20 (4.34%) Java Developer
8 20 (4.34%) Architect
9 19 (4.12%) SQL Developer
10 18 (3.90%) Administrator
10 18 (3.90%) Consultant
11 16 (3.47%) C# Developer
11 16 (3.47%) Programmer
12 14 (3.04%) Oracle Developer
13 13 (2.82%) Test Analyst
13 13 (2.82%) Technical Architect
14 12 (2.60%) Data Analyst
14 12 (2.60%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (29.28%) .NET
2 66 (14.32%) ASP.NET
3 55 (11.93%) HTML
4 52 (11.28%) XML
5 49 (10.63%) Web Services
6 47 (10.20%) CSS
7 42 (9.11%) jQuery
8 26 (5.64%) WCF
9 21 (4.56%) .NET Framework
10 19 (4.12%) HTML5
11 18 (3.90%) SOAP
12 17 (3.69%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (3.47%) Spring
14 15 (3.25%) Ajax
15 14 (3.04%) Hibernate
15 14 (3.04%) XSLT
15 14 (3.04%) REST
16 13 (2.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 13 (2.82%) JSF
17 11 (2.39%) ICEfaces
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.56%) Clustering
3 16 (3.47%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.39%) Client/Server
5 9 (1.95%) GIS
5 9 (1.95%) Replication
6 6 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (1.08%) Smart Meter
7 5 (1.08%) User Experience
8 4 (0.87%) Management Information System
8 4 (0.87%) N-Tier
8 4 (0.87%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.87%) iPad
8 4 (0.87%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.65%) iPhone
9 3 (0.65%) FMCG
9 3 (0.65%) Statistics
10 2 (0.43%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.43%) IVR
10 2 (0.43%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 117 (25.38%) Windows
2 67 (14.53%) UNIX
3 58 (12.58%) Linux
4 26 (5.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (2.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.95%) Solaris
8 8 (1.74%) Windows 7
9 7 (1.52%) Android
10 5 (1.08%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.65%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.43%) SUSE
13 1 (0.22%) AIX
13 1 (0.22%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (18.44%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (10.63%) Migration
3 48 (10.41%) Performance Tuning
4 37 (8.03%) MVC
5 36 (7.81%) ETL
6 33 (7.16%) Scrum
7 29 (6.29%) CRM
8 26 (5.64%) Software Engineering
9 25 (5.42%) ITIL
10 19 (4.12%) Waterfall
11 18 (3.90%) Data Migration
12 17 (3.69%) User Acceptance Testing
12 17 (3.69%) OO
12 17 (3.69%) TDD
13 16 (3.47%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (3.25%) Disaster Recovery
14 15 (3.25%) Data Modelling
14 15 (3.25%) SOA
15 13 (2.82%) Capacity Planning
15 13 (2.82%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (22.34%) C#
2 81 (17.57%) PL/SQL
3 72 (15.62%) JavaScript
4 61 (13.23%) Java
5 48 (10.41%) T-SQL
6 34 (7.38%) Perl
7 29 (6.29%) VB.NET
8 25 (5.42%) PowerShell
9 13 (2.82%) C++
10 12 (2.60%) PHP
11 11 (2.39%) Shell Script
12 10 (2.17%) VBScript
13 8 (1.74%) VB
13 8 (1.74%) VBA
14 7 (1.52%) C
15 6 (1.30%) Ruby
15 6 (1.30%) Delphi
15 6 (1.30%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 4 (0.87%) Python
17 3 (0.65%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 37 (8.03%) Security Cleared
2 33 (7.16%) SC Cleared
3 22 (4.77%) Degree
4 16 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (2.17%) MCTS
5 10 (2.17%) ISEB
6 9 (1.95%) CCNA
6 9 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.08%) MCSE
8 4 (0.87%) HNC
8 4 (0.87%) HND
9 3 (0.65%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.65%) MCP
9 3 (0.65%) SAS Certification
9 3 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.43%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (0.43%) JNCIA
10 2 (0.43%) JNCIS
10 2 (0.43%) JNCIP
10 2 (0.43%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.56%) QA
2 5 (1.08%) WAI
3 4 (0.87%) SLA
4 2 (0.43%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.22%) DICOM
5 1 (0.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 37 (8.03%) Active Directory
2 20 (4.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.82%) UAG
4 12 (2.60%) Hyper-V
5 11 (2.39%) Forefront TMG
5 11 (2.39%) ISA Server
6 6 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 6 (1.30%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.08%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.65%) XenApp
8 3 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.43%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.43%) vSphere
9 2 (0.43%) Veritas File System
9 2 (0.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.22%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.22%) Nmap
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 25 (5.42%) SCOM
2 18 (3.90%) SCCM
3 11 (2.39%) NSN NetAct
4 9 (1.95%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (1.74%) NetBackup
6 5 (1.08%) WSUS
7 4 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.65%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (0.43%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (0.43%) Puppet
9 2 (0.43%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.22%) CORE IMPACT
10 1 (0.22%) Hyperic
10 1 (0.22%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.22%) Nessus
Vendors
1 163 (35.36%) Oracle
2 92 (19.96%) Microsoft
3 37 (8.03%) VMware
4 23 (4.99%) Business Objects
5 17 (3.69%) Ericsson
6 16 (3.47%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 15 (3.25%) Nortel
7 15 (3.25%) SAP
8 11 (2.39%) SolarWinds
8 11 (2.39%) Cisco
8 11 (2.39%) HP
8 11 (2.39%) Nokia
8 11 (2.39%) BMC
9 10 (2.17%) Red Hat
9 10 (2.17%) Sun
9 10 (2.17%) F5
10 8 (1.74%) Greenplum
11 7 (1.52%) NetApp
11 7 (1.52%) Huawei
12 6 (1.30%) Google
Surrey
CRL
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £420 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 8 days ago
Surrey
TRG
Rate: 375-425 Per Day please send CV
Posted: 12 days ago
Weybridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Weybridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Surrey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Surrey
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Guildford
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Surrey
iKonnect
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 28 days ago