The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 14 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 10 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 8.06% 20.63% 25.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.26% 52.00% 56.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 8
Average daily rate
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£310 £263 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.09% -34.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £202 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £333 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +9.09%
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Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Welwyn Garden City region.

Programming Languages Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
43 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 34.68% 39.68% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 16 11
Average daily rate £343 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £375 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Welwyn Garden City region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Welwyn Garden City region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 8 (50.00%) Windows
1 8 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle
3 6 (37.50%) Informatica
3 6 (37.50%) PowerCenter
3 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (37.50%) ETL
3 6 (37.50%) Validation
3 6 (37.50%) Data Transformation
3 6 (37.50%) Data Extraction
3 6 (37.50%) Data Quality
4 5 (31.25%) Dimensional Modelling
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
4 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
4 5 (31.25%) Data Mart
4 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
4 5 (31.25%) ERwin
4 5 (31.25%) RDBMS
5 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
6 3 (18.75%) Citrix
6 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) Resource Management
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) Database Security
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
1 2 (12.50%) DHCP
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (37.50%) PowerCenter
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
2 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
2 5 (31.25%) RDBMS
2 5 (31.25%) Data Mart
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (12.50%) MySQL
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (6.25%) Couchbase
6 1 (6.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) ERwin
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Local Government
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Informatica Developer
3 3 (18.75%) DBA
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) ETL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 2 (12.50%) Informatica ETL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Server Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.25%) MySQL DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) J2EE
1 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
1 1 (6.25%) Spring
1 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Data Extraction
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) GIS
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (37.50%) Data Transformation
2 6 (37.50%) ETL
2 6 (37.50%) Validation
3 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (18.75%) Resource Management
4 3 (18.75%) Database Security
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (12.50%) Office Automation
5 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (6.25%) SOA
6 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.25%) MVC
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Operations Management
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
1 2 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) Informatica
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) NetApp
4 2 (12.50%) VMware
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 2 days ago