The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wimbledon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 - 3
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wimbledon 23.53% - 27.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 57.14% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate £436 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -23.07%
SQL
London

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

Programming Languages Category
Wimbledon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
7 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wimbledon 41.18% 50.00% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Average daily rate £425 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% +3.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wimbledon

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Wimbledon

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Wimbledon

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Wimbledon

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Wimbledon

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Wimbledon

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wimbledon 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 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) Release Management
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) Ant
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wimbledon 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 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Ant
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) FishEye
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Hudson
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Release Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Build and Release Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Java EE
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Release Management
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle