The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 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 Welwyn Garden City 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL 14 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 25.93% 26.32% 25.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 53.85% 58.82% 40.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 4
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£231 £400 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.37% +39.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £265 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £414 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.54% +6.00%
Programming Languages Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
26 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 48.15% 44.74% 62.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 15
Average daily rate £350 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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
Daily Rate Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Welwyn Garden City region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 July 2014, 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 20 (66.67%) Oracle
2 16 (53.33%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (43.33%) Business Objects
3 13 (43.33%) Oracle Database
4 12 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (30.00%) Data Mart
6 9 (30.00%) Analytics
7 8 (26.67%) Visualisation
7 8 (26.67%) System Testing
7 8 (26.67%) Informatics
7 8 (26.67%) BusinessObjects XI
7 8 (26.67%) ETL
7 8 (26.67%) RDBMS
7 8 (26.67%) Informatica
8 6 (20.00%) HP
9 5 (16.67%) PowerCenter
9 5 (16.67%) ITIL
10 4 (13.33%) MS Access
10 4 (13.33%) VBA
10 4 (13.33%) Java
10 4 (13.33%) Essbase
10 4 (13.33%) Manual Testing
10 4 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (10.00%) Data Transformation
11 3 (10.00%) Data Extraction
11 3 (10.00%) Data Quality
11 3 (10.00%) Finance
11 3 (10.00%) Validation

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 (10.00%) IIS
2 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) SAN
1 2 (6.67%) NAS
1 2 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (3.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (43.33%) Oracle Database
3 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 9 (30.00%) Data Mart
5 8 (26.67%) BusinessObjects XI
5 8 (26.67%) RDBMS
6 5 (16.67%) PowerCenter
7 4 (13.33%) MS Access
7 4 (13.33%) Essbase
8 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
9 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (3.33%) Star Schema
General
1 12 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Business Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Business Objects Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) ETL Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Informatica ETL Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Informatica Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Tester
6 2 (6.67%) DBA
6 2 (6.67%) Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Essbase Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Services Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Campaign Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Information Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Visualisation
1 8 (26.67%) Informatics
2 3 (10.00%) Data Extraction
2 3 (10.00%) EPoS
3 2 (6.67%) Replication
4 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) UNIX
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (30.00%) Analytics
2 8 (26.67%) System Testing
2 8 (26.67%) ETL
3 5 (16.67%) ITIL
4 4 (13.33%) Manual Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Data Transformation
5 3 (10.00%) Validation
5 3 (10.00%) Service Management
6 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Logistics
7 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Campaign Management
7 1 (3.33%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (3.33%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) VBA
1 4 (13.33%) Java
2 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.67%) VB
3 2 (6.67%) Perl
3 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Oracle
2 13 (43.33%) Business Objects
3 8 (26.67%) Informatica
4 6 (20.00%) HP
5 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.67%) NetApp
6 2 (6.67%) CommVault
6 2 (6.67%) Hyperion
6 2 (6.67%) VMware
6 2 (6.67%) WatchGuard
7 1 (3.33%) MicroStrategy
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
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