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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL 297 253 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 20.83% 19.81% 12.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 49.34% 49.32% 34.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 167 84
Average daily rate
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£358 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £500 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £38.59 £42.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.21% +102.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.72 £36.50 £18.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.45 £48.50 £25.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.31 £26.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+8.89% -1.88%
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
602 513 469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 42.22% 40.17% 37.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 336 258
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £213 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 25
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £47.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 August 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 August 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 August 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 49 £400 -11.11% 7
Guildford 0 22 £270 -18.49% 13
Redhill +4 20 £350 -6.66% 5
Staines -1 18 £313 -3.84% 5
Cobham +6 12 £350 -22.22% 1
Epsom 0 12 £181 -21.19% 1
Egham -8 9 £220 -41.33%
Woking +3 8 £325 -6.47% 12
Reigate -4 7 £425 +6.25% 5
Weybridge -5 6 £360 +63.63% 1
Caterham - 2 - - 1
Chertsey 0 1 - -
Camberley -1 1 - -
Farnham -2 1 £500 - 1
Tadworth - 1 - -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 165 (32.29%) SQL Server
2 135 (26.42%) Oracle
3 123 (24.07%) Windows
4 105 (20.55%) XML
5 103 (20.16%) Microsoft
6 95 (18.59%) UNIX
7 94 (18.40%) Linux
8 90 (17.61%) Java
9 89 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
9 89 (17.42%) Security Cleared
10 86 (16.83%) PL/SQL
11 81 (15.85%) SC Cleared
12 72 (14.09%) C#
13 71 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 70 (13.70%) Business Intelligence
15 69 (13.50%) VMware
16 68 (13.31%) Finance
17 66 (12.92%) T-SQL
17 66 (12.92%) .NET
18 65 (12.72%) HP
19 63 (12.33%) SOAP
19 63 (12.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 56 (10.96%) HTML
21 53 (10.37%) HP Quality Center
22 52 (10.18%) Test Management
22 52 (10.18%) SoapUI
22 52 (10.18%) Perl
23 50 (9.78%) MS Excel
24 49 (9.59%) Data Warehouse
24 49 (9.59%) Telecoms

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 32 (6.26%) SharePoint
2 26 (5.09%) IIS
3 18 (3.52%) MS Exchange
4 17 (3.33%) SAS
5 15 (2.94%) JBoss
6 13 (2.54%) WebLogic
7 8 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (1.17%) Apache
8 6 (1.17%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.78%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.78%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.59%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.39%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.39%) Node.js
12 1 (0.20%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 50 (9.78%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.94%) MS Office
3 7 (1.37%) PowerPivot
4 6 (1.17%) SPSS
5 5 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.98%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.20%) MS Project
6 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.57%) BusinessWorks
2 6 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.98%) Cordys
4 3 (0.59%) Metrica
5 2 (0.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.20%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.37%) Office 365
4 6 (1.17%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (0.98%) PaaS
6 4 (0.78%) IaaS
7 2 (0.39%) SaaS
8 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.20%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 34 (6.65%) TCP/IP
2 27 (5.28%) DNS
3 24 (4.70%) SAN
4 20 (3.91%) DHCP
5 15 (2.94%) Radio Access Network
6 14 (2.74%) FTP
7 11 (2.15%) LAN
7 11 (2.15%) NAS
8 10 (1.96%) Extranet
9 9 (1.76%) Internet
9 9 (1.76%) Firewall
10 7 (1.37%) SSH
10 7 (1.37%) UMTS
10 7 (1.37%) GSM
10 7 (1.37%) WAN
11 5 (0.98%) VPN
11 5 (0.98%) Intranet
11 5 (0.98%) Network Security
12 4 (0.78%) Wireless
12 4 (0.78%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (32.29%) SQL Server
2 71 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 63 (12.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 49 (9.59%) Data Warehouse
4 49 (9.59%) Oracle Database
5 48 (9.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 36 (7.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 36 (7.05%) Relational Database
7 28 (5.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 26 (5.09%) BusinessObjects
9 24 (4.70%) MySQL
10 23 (4.50%) NoSQL
11 19 (3.72%) DB2
12 18 (3.52%) MS Access
12 18 (3.52%) RDBMS
13 17 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
13 17 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
14 14 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
14 14 (2.74%) Hadoop
15 13 (2.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 52 (10.18%) SoapUI
2 29 (5.68%) Eclipse
3 25 (4.89%) Subversion
4 23 (4.50%) Maven
5 19 (3.72%) Selenium
5 19 (3.72%) Jenkins
6 11 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (2.15%) JIRA
6 11 (2.15%) Visual Studio
7 10 (1.96%) JUnit
8 9 (1.76%) Ant
9 8 (1.57%) Toad
9 8 (1.57%) ANTLR
9 8 (1.57%) Talend Open Studio
9 8 (1.57%) TestNG
9 8 (1.57%) VisualVM
9 8 (1.57%) YourKit
10 6 (1.17%) Fiddler
10 6 (1.17%) LoadRunner
11 5 (0.98%) ClearCase
General
1 68 (13.31%) Finance
2 49 (9.59%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.13%) Games
4 15 (2.94%) Back Office
5 14 (2.74%) Marketing
5 14 (2.74%) Retail
6 11 (2.15%) Billing
6 11 (2.15%) Banking
7 7 (1.37%) Automotive
8 4 (0.78%) Legal
8 4 (0.78%) Advertising
8 4 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.78%) Online Betting
9 3 (0.59%) Law
10 2 (0.39%) Publishing
10 2 (0.39%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.20%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.20%) Korean Language
11 1 (0.20%) Military
11 1 (0.20%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 157 (30.72%) Developer
2 127 (24.85%) Analyst
3 44 (8.61%) DBA
4 41 (8.02%) Java Developer
5 40 (7.83%) Test Analyst
6 33 (6.46%) SQL DBA
7 27 (5.28%) SQL Developer
8 25 (4.89%) Consultant
8 25 (4.89%) Support Analyst
9 24 (4.70%) Administrator
9 24 (4.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 23 (4.50%) Senior Developer
10 23 (4.50%) Architect
11 22 (4.31%) SQL Server DBA
12 18 (3.52%) Data Analyst
13 16 (3.13%) Applications Support
13 16 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
13 16 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
14 14 (2.74%) .NET Developer
15 13 (2.54%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (20.55%) XML
2 66 (12.92%) .NET
3 63 (12.33%) SOAP
4 56 (10.96%) HTML
5 47 (9.20%) XML Messaging
6 38 (7.44%) Web Services
7 35 (6.85%) CSS
8 24 (4.70%) ASP.NET
9 18 (3.52%) Spring
10 15 (2.94%) JSF
10 15 (2.94%) .NET Framework
11 14 (2.74%) REST
12 13 (2.54%) Java EE
12 13 (2.54%) jQuery
12 13 (2.54%) JMS
12 13 (2.54%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (2.35%) RESTful
13 12 (2.35%) Reactive Extensions
13 12 (2.35%) HTML5
14 11 (2.15%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 48 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.28%) Data Centre
3 17 (3.33%) Clustering
4 16 (3.13%) AS400
5 15 (2.94%) Replication
6 14 (2.74%) iSeries
7 12 (2.35%) Computer Science
7 12 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (2.15%) Online Games
8 11 (2.15%) Smart Meter
8 11 (2.15%) Data Integration
8 11 (2.15%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.76%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.76%) Data Extraction
10 8 (1.57%) Enterprise Storage
10 8 (1.57%) Ontologies
11 4 (0.78%) Smartphone
11 4 (0.78%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.78%) EMC VNX
12 3 (0.59%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 123 (24.07%) Windows
2 95 (18.59%) UNIX
3 94 (18.40%) Linux
4 47 (9.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (3.33%) Solaris
9 16 (3.13%) AIX
10 10 (1.96%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.98%) VMS
12 4 (0.78%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.59%) Data ONTAP
13 3 (0.59%) Android
14 2 (0.39%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.39%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.39%) HPUX
15 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (13.70%) Business Intelligence
3 52 (10.18%) Test Management
4 44 (8.61%) Use Case
5 42 (8.22%) ETL
6 36 (7.05%) ITIL
6 36 (7.05%) Migration
7 32 (6.26%) MVC
7 32 (6.26%) Performance Tuning
8 28 (5.48%) Scrum
9 27 (5.28%) Disaster Recovery
10 26 (5.09%) TDD
11 25 (4.89%) Test Scripting
12 24 (4.70%) Data Migration
12 24 (4.70%) CRM
12 24 (4.70%) Test Planning
13 22 (4.31%) Incident Management
14 21 (4.11%) SOA
15 20 (3.91%) Data Modelling
16 19 (3.72%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 90 (17.61%) Java
2 86 (16.83%) PL/SQL
3 72 (14.09%) C#
4 66 (12.92%) T-SQL
5 52 (10.18%) Perl
6 42 (8.22%) JavaScript
7 41 (8.02%) PowerShell
8 40 (7.83%) Shell Script
9 26 (5.09%) Python
10 20 (3.91%) VBScript
11 15 (2.94%) VBA
12 12 (2.35%) C++
13 11 (2.15%) R
14 10 (1.96%) VB.NET
15 9 (1.76%) Jython
15 9 (1.76%) VB
15 9 (1.76%) Bash Shell
15 9 (1.76%) Korn
16 7 (1.37%) C
16 7 (1.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 89 (17.42%) Security Cleared
2 81 (15.85%) SC Cleared
3 28 (5.48%) Degree
4 23 (4.50%) ISTQB
5 19 (3.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (1.96%) ISEB
7 8 (1.57%) MCTS
8 6 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.17%) MCDBA
9 5 (0.98%) MCSE
9 5 (0.98%) MCITP
10 4 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (0.78%) MCP
10 4 (0.78%) MCAD
10 4 (0.78%) MCSD
10 4 (0.78%) HND
10 4 (0.78%) CCNA
11 3 (0.59%) SAS Certification
12 2 (0.39%) ACCA
12 2 (0.39%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.74%) SLA
2 13 (2.54%) QA
3 10 (1.96%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.59%) COBIT
System Software
1 42 (8.22%) Active Directory
2 39 (7.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (3.91%) vSphere
4 12 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (1.96%) Forefront TMG
5 10 (1.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 9 (1.76%) VMware ESX
7 7 (1.37%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.98%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (0.78%) Veritas File System
10 3 (0.59%) Docker
11 2 (0.39%) XenServer
11 2 (0.39%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.20%) Samba
12 1 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.20%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.20%) UAG
12 1 (0.20%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 53 (10.37%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (3.33%) Tivoli
3 15 (2.94%) SCOM
4 14 (2.74%) SCCM
5 9 (1.76%) Norton AntiVirus
5 9 (1.76%) NetBackup
6 8 (1.57%) OPNET
7 7 (1.37%) BMC PATROL
8 5 (0.98%) ARCserve
9 4 (0.78%) Puppet
9 4 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.78%) Control-M
9 4 (0.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 4 (0.78%) Ansible
10 3 (0.59%) NSN NetAct
11 2 (0.39%) SnapMirror
12 1 (0.20%) WebInspect
12 1 (0.20%) WMI
12 1 (0.20%) WSUS
12 1 (0.20%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 135 (26.42%) Oracle
2 103 (20.16%) Microsoft
3 69 (13.50%) VMware
4 65 (12.72%) HP
5 39 (7.63%) Citrix
6 35 (6.85%) Cisco
7 28 (5.48%) Red Hat
8 21 (4.11%) IBM
9 15 (2.94%) Informatica
10 13 (2.54%) Sun
11 12 (2.35%) SAP
11 12 (2.35%) Dell
12 10 (1.96%) Cognos
12 10 (1.96%) NetApp
12 10 (1.96%) Mapinfo
12 10 (1.96%) Symantec
12 10 (1.96%) Websense
13 8 (1.57%) Greenplum
13 8 (1.57%) Red Gate
13 8 (1.57%) Cerion
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