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 17 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 254 164 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.87% 12.76% 15.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.64% 39.42% 39.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 87 134
Average daily rate £350 £350 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £435 £468
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 £31.00 £27.50 £25.56
% change year-on-year
+12.72% +7.57%
Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
569 416 673
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 37.78% 32.37% 39.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 193 328
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 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 17 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 17 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 17 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 +2 21 £350 +55.55% 6
Guildford -8 19 £325 +6.55% 21
Woking -12 14 £363 +5.83% 19
Leatherhead 0 13 £375 -1.31% 5
Reigate -4 13 £350 - 2
Redhill +3 12 £425 +7.93% 6
Camberley -1 9 £338 -10.00% 1
Epsom +1 7 £300 -11.11% 4
Dorking -1 5 - - 1
Weybridge - 4 £325 -
Sunbury-on-Thames +6 2 £350 +16.66% 2
Cobham -5 2 £370 -
Egham -3 1 £500 +132.55% 1
Farnham -7 1 - -
Godalming - - - -
Haslemere - - - -
Thames Ditton - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - -
Esher - - - -
Cranleigh - - - -
Caterham - - - -
Chertsey - - - - 3
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 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.

1 144 (34.29%) .NET
2 142 (33.81%) Oracle
3 130 (30.95%) SQL Server
4 128 (30.48%) Windows
5 125 (29.76%) Finance
6 123 (29.29%) Microsoft
7 113 (26.90%) XML
8 106 (25.24%) C#
9 87 (20.71%) PL/SQL
10 83 (19.76%) JavaScript
11 80 (19.05%) Web Services
12 76 (18.10%) Linux
13 75 (17.86%) ASP.NET
14 72 (17.14%) Visual Studio
15 71 (16.90%) WCF
16 70 (16.67%) VB.NET
17 66 (15.71%) Java
17 66 (15.71%) UNIX
18 61 (14.52%) Scrum
19 58 (13.81%) HTML
20 52 (12.38%) Relational Database
21 50 (11.90%) Python
22 49 (11.67%) XSLT
22 49 (11.67%) Workflow
23 45 (10.71%) CSS
24 44 (10.48%) Security Cleared
25 43 (10.24%) jQuery
26 42 (10.00%) Web Development
27 40 (9.52%) WF
27 40 (9.52%) Oracle Database

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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 34 (8.10%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.33%) SAS
3 11 (2.62%) IIS
4 10 (2.38%) CloudStack
5 8 (1.90%) MS Exchange
6 7 (1.67%) Apache
7 6 (1.43%) CMS
8 5 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.95%) Apache Pig
9 4 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.95%) Liferay
10 3 (0.71%) LiveCycle
11 2 (0.48%) Confluence
11 2 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.48%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.48%) Lync
12 1 (0.24%) Documentum
12 1 (0.24%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 39 (9.29%) MS Excel
2 29 (6.90%) MS Office
3 10 (2.38%) 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 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.14%) Oracle Financials
3 8 (1.90%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (1.43%) Oracle General Ledger
4 6 (1.43%) Oracle Assets
5 5 (1.19%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.95%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.71%) SAP SD
7 3 (0.71%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (0.71%) 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 (1.90%) Office 365
2 5 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.19%) SaaS
3 3 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.38%) NetScaler
2 9 (2.14%) Firewall
3 8 (1.90%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.43%) SAN
4 6 (1.43%) LAN
5 5 (1.19%) WAN
5 5 (1.19%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (0.95%) 3G
6 4 (0.95%) 2G
6 4 (0.95%) DNS
6 4 (0.95%) ATM
7 3 (0.71%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.71%) Internet
7 3 (0.71%) VPN
7 3 (0.71%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (0.71%) LTE
8 2 (0.48%) Wireless
8 2 (0.48%) SSL
8 2 (0.48%) Network Security
8 2 (0.48%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (30.95%) SQL Server
2 52 (12.38%) Relational Database
3 40 (9.52%) Oracle Database
4 37 (8.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
5 36 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (6.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 26 (6.19%) Oracle Database 11g
8 24 (5.71%) MySQL
8 24 (5.71%) Oracle Database 10g
9 13 (3.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (3.10%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (2.62%) Big Data
10 11 (2.62%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (2.62%) Oracle9i Database
10 11 (2.62%) MS Access
11 8 (1.90%) Data Mining
11 8 (1.90%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.43%) DB2
12 6 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 72 (17.14%) Visual Studio
2 35 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (7.38%) Subversion
4 21 (5.00%) Git (software)
5 14 (3.33%) Eclipse
5 14 (3.33%) Toad
6 7 (1.67%) SpecFlow
6 7 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (1.19%) JUnit
8 4 (0.95%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (0.95%) Selenium
8 4 (0.95%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.71%) Trac
9 3 (0.71%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.48%) MSTest
10 2 (0.48%) Hudson
10 2 (0.48%) MorphX
10 2 (0.48%) JIRA
10 2 (0.48%) Bugzilla
10 2 (0.48%) NUnit
General
1 125 (29.76%) Finance
2 14 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.10%) Billing
3 13 (3.10%) Marketing
4 12 (2.86%) Games
5 4 (0.95%) Legal
5 4 (0.95%) Back Office
6 3 (0.71%) Banking
6 3 (0.71%) Retail
7 2 (0.48%) Publishing
7 2 (0.48%) German Language
7 2 (0.48%) Electronics
8 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.24%) Advertising
8 1 (0.24%) Automotive
8 1 (0.24%) Law
8 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 200 (47.62%) Developer
2 75 (17.86%) .NET Developer
3 74 (17.62%) Analyst
4 43 (10.24%) VB.NET Developer
5 34 (8.10%) Python Developer
6 25 (5.95%) DBA
7 23 (5.48%) Consultant
7 23 (5.48%) Test Analyst
7 23 (5.48%) Data Analyst
8 22 (5.24%) Java Developer
8 22 (5.24%) Test Engineer
8 22 (5.24%) SQL Developer
9 15 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (3.33%) QA Analyst
10 14 (3.33%) Architect
10 14 (3.33%) Python/Django Developer
11 13 (3.10%) Programmer
11 13 (3.10%) C# Developer
12 12 (2.86%) Oracle DBA
13 11 (2.62%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (34.29%) .NET
2 113 (26.90%) XML
3 80 (19.05%) Web Services
4 75 (17.86%) ASP.NET
5 71 (16.90%) WCF
6 58 (13.81%) HTML
7 49 (11.67%) XSLT
8 45 (10.71%) CSS
9 43 (10.24%) jQuery
10 40 (9.52%) WF
11 38 (9.05%) HTML5
12 34 (8.10%) Django
13 33 (7.86%) REST
14 31 (7.38%) WPF
15 27 (6.43%) SOAP
16 15 (3.57%) Spring
17 14 (3.33%) JSF
18 9 (2.14%) WinForms
18 9 (2.14%) ASP.NET MVC
19 8 (1.90%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.81%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (1.90%) Management Information System
3 7 (1.67%) AS400
3 7 (1.67%) Clustering
3 7 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 6 (1.43%) NHS
4 6 (1.43%) Visualisation
5 5 (1.19%) Client/Server
6 4 (0.95%) Online Games
7 3 (0.71%) Open Source
7 3 (0.71%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.48%) Firmware
8 2 (0.48%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.48%) Replication
8 2 (0.48%) CLARiiON
8 2 (0.48%) EMC Centera
8 2 (0.48%) Physics
8 2 (0.48%) Celerra
8 2 (0.48%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (0.48%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 128 (30.48%) Windows
2 76 (18.10%) Linux
3 66 (15.71%) UNIX
4 16 (3.81%) Solaris
5 14 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (2.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (2.14%) Windows 7
8 9 (2.14%) Windows XP
9 8 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (1.43%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.71%) Windows NT
11 3 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.48%) CentOS
13 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (14.52%) Scrum
2 49 (11.67%) Workflow
3 42 (10.00%) Web Development
4 37 (8.81%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (8.81%) MVC
5 34 (8.10%) Web Design
5 34 (8.10%) CRM
5 34 (8.10%) Responsive Web Design
6 24 (5.71%) Automated Testing
7 23 (5.48%) Software Testing
7 23 (5.48%) ETL
8 22 (5.24%) Migration
8 22 (5.24%) Release Management
9 20 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (4.76%) OO
9 20 (4.76%) BDD
10 18 (4.29%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (4.05%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (3.81%) Configuration Management
13 14 (3.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 106 (25.24%) C#
2 87 (20.71%) PL/SQL
3 83 (19.76%) JavaScript
4 70 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 66 (15.71%) Java
6 50 (11.90%) Python
7 32 (7.62%) T-SQL
8 20 (4.76%) Perl
9 19 (4.52%) C++
10 13 (3.10%) C
11 11 (2.62%) VB
12 10 (2.38%) PowerShell
13 8 (1.90%) PHP
14 7 (1.67%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.95%) Korn
15 4 (0.95%) VBA
15 4 (0.95%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 4 (0.95%) VBScript
16 3 (0.71%) VB6
17 2 (0.48%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 44 (10.48%) Security Cleared
2 37 (8.81%) SC Cleared
3 20 (4.76%) ISEB
4 8 (1.90%) Degree
5 4 (0.95%) SAS Certification
6 3 (0.71%) HNC
6 3 (0.71%) HND
6 3 (0.71%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.24%) MCSE
7 1 (0.24%) PhD
7 1 (0.24%) MCITP
7 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.71%) QA
2 7 (1.67%) SLA
3 4 (0.95%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
2 10 (2.38%) XenApp
2 10 (2.38%) XenServer
2 10 (2.38%) XenDesktop
3 9 (2.14%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (1.19%) vSphere
6 3 (0.71%) Sendmail
6 3 (0.71%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.48%) vCloud
8 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.24%) Xen
8 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (1.90%) NSN NetAct
2 7 (1.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (1.67%) Legato
2 7 (1.67%) BMC PATROL
2 7 (1.67%) Foglight
2 7 (1.67%) Data Guard
3 5 (1.19%) SCCM
4 4 (0.95%) SCOM
5 3 (0.71%) 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
1 142 (33.81%) Oracle
2 123 (29.29%) Microsoft
3 24 (5.71%) VMware
4 20 (4.76%) Citrix
5 13 (3.10%) Red Hat
6 10 (2.38%) SAP
6 10 (2.38%) AppSense
7 9 (2.14%) Cisco
7 9 (2.14%) Informatica
8 7 (1.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 5 (1.19%) NetApp
9 5 (1.19%) Cognos
9 5 (1.19%) HP
9 5 (1.19%) Dell
10 4 (0.95%) Business Objects
10 4 (0.95%) IBM
10 4 (0.95%) JBoss
10 4 (0.95%) CommVault
10 4 (0.95%) Civica
10 4 (0.95%) Greenplum
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