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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL 260 207 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.37% 15.54% 10.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.14% 42.51% 30.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 116 62
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 7
Average hourly rate £46.75 £19.25 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.85% -19.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.13 £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £27.30 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.48 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+10.73% -17.61%
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
576 487 461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 38.48% 36.56% 35.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 293 226
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £214 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 21 39
Average hourly rate £46.75 £36.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.08% -8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £17.36 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.40 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 22 October 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
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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 +11 39 £340 +28.30% 15
Leatherhead -2 24 £500 +25.00% 10
Staines -1 15 £400 +25.00% 7
Redhill -1 7 £320 +34.03% 13
Weybridge +6 6 £216 -33.46% 2
Egham +4 6 £375 -6.25% 4
Reigate -1 6 £400 +4.91% 4
Woking -12 5 £375 +4.16% 12
Farnham +2 4 - - 3
Cobham - 4 £425 - 1
Dorking - 2 £400 - 2
Camberley -9 1 £375 -21.05% 2
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £225 -
Chertsey - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Epsom - - - - 1
Esher - - - - 2
Thames Ditton - - - - 1
Horley - - - -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 148 (31.36%) Oracle
1 148 (31.36%) SQL Server
2 132 (27.97%) .NET
3 127 (26.91%) Windows
4 97 (20.55%) C#
5 95 (20.13%) Microsoft
6 87 (18.43%) Agile Software Development
7 75 (15.89%) XML
8 72 (15.25%) Java
8 72 (15.25%) PL/SQL
9 68 (14.41%) Linux
10 67 (14.19%) JavaScript
11 66 (13.98%) Finance
12 64 (13.56%) HTML
13 62 (13.14%) ASP.NET
13 62 (13.14%) SQL Server 2008
14 60 (12.71%) Oracle Database
15 56 (11.86%) UNIX
16 53 (11.23%) MS Excel
17 52 (11.02%) Visual Studio
18 49 (10.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 45 (9.53%) Data Warehouse
20 44 (9.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 43 (9.11%) CRM
21 43 (9.11%) T-SQL
21 43 (9.11%) CSS
22 42 (8.90%) Web Services
22 42 (8.90%) MVC
23 41 (8.69%) MS Office
23 41 (8.69%) Scrum

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 38 (8.05%) IIS
2 26 (5.51%) SharePoint
3 19 (4.03%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (2.75%) Node.js
5 12 (2.54%) Documentum
6 9 (1.91%) SAS
7 8 (1.69%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.48%) Apache Pig
8 7 (1.48%) JBoss
8 7 (1.48%) ArcGIS
9 6 (1.27%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.06%) WebLogic
10 5 (1.06%) CMS
11 4 (0.85%) WordPress
12 3 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.64%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
14 1 (0.21%) Liferay
Applications
1 53 (11.23%) MS Excel
2 41 (8.69%) MS Office
3 19 (4.03%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.06%) ArcInfo
5 2 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.42%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 27 (5.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.42%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.42%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (0.42%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.42%) SAP MM
2 2 (0.42%) Magento
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.21%) MoSes
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.21%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.21%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.48%) Office 365
3 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.36%) SAN
2 15 (3.18%) Radio Access Network
2 15 (3.18%) DNS
3 12 (2.54%) DHCP
4 10 (2.12%) LAN
4 10 (2.12%) WAN
5 9 (1.91%) LTE
5 9 (1.91%) SSL
6 8 (1.69%) 3G
6 8 (1.69%) 2G
7 7 (1.48%) TCP/IP
7 7 (1.48%) FTP
7 7 (1.48%) Telnet
7 7 (1.48%) Internet
8 6 (1.27%) Firewall
8 6 (1.27%) VPN
8 6 (1.27%) SNMP
9 5 (1.06%) HTTP
10 4 (0.85%) Intranet
10 4 (0.85%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (31.36%) SQL Server
2 62 (13.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 60 (12.71%) Oracle Database
4 49 (10.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 45 (9.53%) Data Warehouse
6 44 (9.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 36 (7.63%) Relational Database
8 35 (7.42%) Oracle Database 11g
9 31 (6.57%) MySQL
10 29 (6.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 27 (5.72%) SQL Server 2012
12 22 (4.66%) PostgreSQL
13 20 (4.24%) Oracle Database 10g
14 16 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
14 16 (3.39%) SQL Server 2000
15 12 (2.54%) DTS
16 11 (2.33%) NoSQL
16 11 (2.33%) DB2
16 11 (2.33%) RDBMS
16 11 (2.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 52 (11.02%) Visual Studio
2 28 (5.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (3.60%) Subversion
4 15 (3.18%) Selenium
5 9 (1.91%) Git (software)
5 9 (1.91%) Jenkins
6 8 (1.69%) Toad
6 8 (1.69%) SpecFlow
6 8 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (1.27%) QuickTest Pro
8 5 (1.06%) SoapUI
8 5 (1.06%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.06%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.85%) JUnit
9 4 (0.85%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.64%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (0.64%) Xdebug
10 3 (0.64%) Ant
10 3 (0.64%) JMeter
General
1 66 (13.98%) Finance
2 31 (6.57%) Telecoms
3 21 (4.45%) Billing
4 15 (3.18%) Marketing
5 12 (2.54%) Banking
6 6 (1.27%) Games
6 6 (1.27%) Retail
7 5 (1.06%) Electronics
8 3 (0.64%) Automotive
8 3 (0.64%) Legal
8 3 (0.64%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.64%) Korean Language
9 2 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.42%) Back Office
10 1 (0.21%) Advertising
10 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.21%) Local Government
10 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 193 (40.89%) Developer
2 96 (20.34%) Analyst
3 41 (8.69%) Tester
4 34 (7.20%) .NET Developer
5 32 (6.78%) Architect
6 27 (5.72%) DBA
7 25 (5.30%) SQL DBA
8 24 (5.08%) Oracle Developer
9 21 (4.45%) Test Analyst
9 21 (4.45%) Administrator
10 19 (4.03%) Systems Tester
10 19 (4.03%) SQL Developer
11 18 (3.81%) Consultant
11 18 (3.81%) Support Analyst
12 17 (3.60%) Technical Architect
13 16 (3.39%) SQL Server DBA
13 16 (3.39%) Business Analyst
14 15 (3.18%) VB.NET Developer
15 14 (2.97%) C# Developer
15 14 (2.97%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (27.97%) .NET
2 75 (15.89%) XML
3 64 (13.56%) HTML
4 62 (13.14%) ASP.NET
5 43 (9.11%) CSS
6 42 (8.90%) Web Services
7 40 (8.47%) WCF
8 31 (6.57%) jQuery
9 23 (4.87%) HTML5
10 20 (4.24%) SOAP
11 19 (4.03%) XSLT
12 18 (3.81%) REST
13 17 (3.60%) Oracle ADF
14 16 (3.39%) WF
15 15 (3.18%) Oracle Fusion
15 15 (3.18%) .NET Framework
16 13 (2.75%) COM+
17 12 (2.54%) WPF
17 12 (2.54%) Sencha Touch
17 12 (2.54%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (3.39%) Clustering
3 10 (2.12%) Mobile App
3 10 (2.12%) User Experience
4 8 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 8 (1.69%) Smart Meter
4 8 (1.69%) Open Source
5 6 (1.27%) GIS
5 6 (1.27%) Data Structures
5 6 (1.27%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.06%) Visualisation
6 5 (1.06%) Management Information System
7 4 (0.85%) Replication
8 3 (0.64%) iSeries
8 3 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.64%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.64%) NHS
9 2 (0.42%) CLARiiON
9 2 (0.42%) EMC Centera
9 2 (0.42%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 127 (26.91%) Windows
2 68 (14.41%) Linux
3 56 (11.86%) UNIX
4 21 (4.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (4.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (1.48%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.27%) Windows XP
7 6 (1.27%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.06%) Solaris
9 3 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.64%) AIX
10 2 (0.42%) SUSE
10 2 (0.42%) Android
11 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.21%) HPUX
11 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (18.43%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (9.11%) CRM
3 42 (8.90%) MVC
4 41 (8.69%) Scrum
5 35 (7.42%) Performance Tuning
5 35 (7.42%) ETL
6 30 (6.36%) Migration
7 24 (5.08%) ITIL
7 24 (5.08%) Project Management
8 21 (4.45%) User Acceptance Testing
9 20 (4.24%) System Testing
9 20 (4.24%) Workflow
10 19 (4.03%) Software Testing
11 18 (3.81%) Data Modelling
12 17 (3.60%) Waterfall
12 17 (3.60%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (3.18%) OO
13 15 (3.18%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (3.18%) Requirements Analysis
13 15 (3.18%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 97 (20.55%) C#
2 72 (15.25%) Java
2 72 (15.25%) PL/SQL
3 67 (14.19%) JavaScript
4 43 (9.11%) T-SQL
5 40 (8.47%) VB.NET
6 30 (6.36%) Perl
7 20 (4.24%) VB
8 18 (3.81%) PowerShell
9 16 (3.39%) C++
10 15 (3.18%) VB6
11 14 (2.97%) VBScript
12 13 (2.75%) Python
13 11 (2.33%) PHP
14 6 (1.27%) Objective-C
14 6 (1.27%) Ruby
14 6 (1.27%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.27%) R
15 4 (0.85%) C
15 4 (0.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (6.57%) Security Cleared
2 27 (5.72%) SC Cleared
3 15 (3.18%) ISEB
3 15 (3.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (3.18%) Degree
4 6 (1.27%) MCTS
4 6 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (1.27%) MCSE
5 5 (1.06%) CCNA
6 4 (0.85%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.64%) CCNP
7 3 (0.64%) MCP
7 3 (0.64%) SAS Certification
7 3 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.42%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.42%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.42%) JNCIA
8 2 (0.42%) JNCIS
8 2 (0.42%) JNCIP
8 2 (0.42%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.87%) QA
2 5 (1.06%) WAI
3 3 (0.64%) SLA
4 2 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.21%) DICOM
System Software
1 28 (5.93%) Active Directory
2 18 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (3.39%) Hyper-V
4 13 (2.75%) UAG
4 13 (2.75%) Forefront TMG
4 13 (2.75%) ISA Server
5 6 (1.27%) VMware ESX
5 6 (1.27%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.64%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.42%) Firmware
7 2 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.21%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (4.87%) SCOM
2 14 (2.97%) SCCM
3 11 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.42%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.42%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.42%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.21%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.21%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 148 (31.36%) Oracle
2 95 (20.13%) Microsoft
3 36 (7.63%) VMware
4 33 (6.99%) Business Objects
5 15 (3.18%) SolarWinds
6 14 (2.97%) Cisco
7 12 (2.54%) SAP
7 12 (2.54%) Sencha
8 11 (2.33%) F5
8 11 (2.33%) EMC
8 11 (2.33%) Greenplum
9 10 (2.12%) HP
10 9 (1.91%) Dell
10 9 (1.91%) BMC
10 9 (1.91%) Huawei
11 8 (1.69%) Ericsson
11 8 (1.69%) Sybase
11 8 (1.69%) IBM
11 8 (1.69%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 7 (1.48%) Nortel
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