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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 16 3 17
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Contract jobs citing SQL 3 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 3.90% 20.00% 2.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.11% 60.00% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £280 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.92% -
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 £25.38 £24.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.52% -10.00%
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 30 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 48.05% 33.33% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 5
Average daily rate £275 £280 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £243 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £363 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £36.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% -
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 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 1 October 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 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 11 (50.00%) C#
3 10 (45.45%) .NET
3 10 (45.45%) Web Services
4 9 (40.91%) Windows
4 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
4 9 (40.91%) Scrum
4 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (40.91%) WCF
4 9 (40.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (36.36%) WPF
5 8 (36.36%) BDD
5 8 (36.36%) QA
5 8 (36.36%) REST
5 8 (36.36%) Office 365
5 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (36.36%) Automated Testing
5 8 (36.36%) Software Testing
5 8 (36.36%) SOAP
5 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
5 8 (36.36%) XML
6 7 (31.82%) ISEB
6 7 (31.82%) SpecFlow
7 4 (18.18%) MVC
7 4 (18.18%) Intranet
7 4 (18.18%) Internet
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 4 (18.18%) Dell
7 4 (18.18%) MS Office
7 4 (18.18%) Windows XP

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (4.55%) JRun
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) ColdFusion MX
1 1 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) ColdFusion
1 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (4.55%) CMS
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
2 4 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Intranet
1 4 (18.18%) Internet
2 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) VoIP
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
3 1 (4.55%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) Telnet
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) MySQL
4 1 (4.55%) DB2
4 1 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
3 7 (31.82%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Test Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Tester
3 5 (22.73%) Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Test Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Report Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (13.64%) Developer Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Test Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) QA Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Architect
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) DBA
7 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) .NET
1 10 (45.45%) Web Services
2 9 (40.91%) WCF
3 8 (36.36%) WPF
3 8 (36.36%) REST
3 8 (36.36%) SOAP
3 8 (36.36%) XML
4 3 (13.64%) MDX
5 1 (4.55%) Flash
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.55%) CSS
5 1 (4.55%) ODBC
5 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (4.55%) WF
5 1 (4.55%) LINQ
5 1 (4.55%) CSLA.NET
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.55%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.55%) SCADA
3 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.55%) Physics
3 1 (4.55%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) UNIX
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Scrum
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) BDD
2 8 (36.36%) Automated Testing
2 8 (36.36%) Software Testing
3 4 (18.18%) MVC
4 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.64%) DevOps
5 2 (9.09%) Content Management
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) OO
6 1 (4.55%) OOD
6 1 (4.55%) Workflow
6 1 (4.55%) High Availability
6 1 (4.55%) Functional Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) C
2 1 (4.55%) C++
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) ActionScript
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) ISEB
2 1 (4.55%) PhD
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 4 (18.18%) Dell
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Sybase
2 1 (4.55%) McAfee
2 1 (4.55%) Citrix
2 1 (4.55%) Avaya
2 1 (4.55%) CommVault
2 1 (4.55%) Polycom