The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 15 2 16
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Contract jobs citing SQL 4 22 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 4.71% 23.66% 2.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.81% 66.67% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.90% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.13 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+12.43% -15.90%
SQL
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Woking region.

Programming Languages Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
37 33 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 43.53% 35.48% 44.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 4
Average daily rate £263 £280 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £438 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Woking

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (54.17%) C#
3 12 (50.00%) .NET
4 11 (45.83%) Web Services
4 11 (45.83%) Scrum
4 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (45.83%) WCF
4 11 (45.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (41.67%) WPF
5 10 (41.67%) XML
5 10 (41.67%) Visual Studio
5 10 (41.67%) Windows
6 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 9 (37.50%) SOAP
6 9 (37.50%) QA
6 9 (37.50%) BDD
6 9 (37.50%) REST
6 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (37.50%) Software Testing
6 9 (37.50%) Automated Testing
7 8 (33.33%) Office 365
7 8 (33.33%) ISEB
8 7 (29.17%) SpecFlow
9 4 (16.67%) MVC
9 4 (16.67%) Intranet
9 4 (16.67%) Internet
9 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.67%) Dell
9 4 (16.67%) Windows XP
9 4 (16.67%) MS Office

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 1 (4.17%) ColdFusion MX
1 1 (4.17%) IIS
1 1 (4.17%) JRun
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.17%) ColdFusion
1 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (4.17%) CMS
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Intranet
1 4 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (8.33%) LAN
2 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) VoIP
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
3 1 (4.17%) Telnet
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) DB2
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (41.67%) Visual Studio
3 7 (29.17%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Tester
2 6 (25.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (12.50%) Report Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Architect
5 2 (8.33%) QA Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) .NET
2 11 (45.83%) Web Services
2 11 (45.83%) WCF
3 10 (41.67%) WPF
3 10 (41.67%) XML
4 9 (37.50%) SOAP
4 9 (37.50%) REST
5 3 (12.50%) MDX
6 2 (8.33%) LINQ
7 1 (4.17%) CSLA.NET
7 1 (4.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (4.17%) WF
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.17%) CSS
7 1 (4.17%) XSLT
7 1 (4.17%) ODBC
7 1 (4.17%) Flash
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.17%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.17%) Firmware
3 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.17%) SCADA
3 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.17%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) UNIX
4 1 (4.17%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Scrum
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Automated Testing
2 9 (37.50%) Software Testing
2 9 (37.50%) BDD
3 4 (16.67%) MVC
4 3 (12.50%) Content Management
4 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (12.50%) DevOps
4 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) Migration
5 2 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (4.17%) OOD
6 1 (4.17%) Workflow
6 1 (4.17%) Web Development
6 1 (4.17%) High Availability
6 1 (4.17%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) C++
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) ActionScript
2 1 (4.17%) Python
2 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (16.67%) Dell
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix
2 1 (4.17%) Avaya
2 1 (4.17%) CommVault
2 1 (4.17%) McAfee
2 1 (4.17%) Polycom
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Sybase