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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 2 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs citing SQL 9 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 9.89% 17.20% 6.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.71% 53.33% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 4
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£348 £280 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.10% -11.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £247 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £361 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £25.37
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.50%
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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
35 30 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 38.46% 32.26% 35.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 12 4
Average daily rate £300 £280 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £353 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

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

SQL Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 August 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%) Windows
4 9 (40.91%) Web Services
4 9 (40.91%) Scrum
4 9 (40.91%) WCF
4 9 (40.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (36.36%) WPF
5 8 (36.36%) XML
5 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
6 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
6 7 (31.82%) SOAP
6 7 (31.82%) QA
6 7 (31.82%) BDD
6 7 (31.82%) REST
6 7 (31.82%) Software Testing
6 7 (31.82%) Automated Testing
7 6 (27.27%) Office 365
7 6 (27.27%) ISEB
8 5 (22.73%) SpecFlow
9 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (18.18%) Intranet
9 4 (18.18%) Internet
9 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 4 (18.18%) Dell
9 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
9 4 (18.18%) MS Office
10 3 (13.64%) Finance
10 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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%) CMS
1 1 (4.55%) ColdFusion
1 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) 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%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) Wireless
3 1 (4.55%) Telnet
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) DB2
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
3 5 (22.73%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Tester
3 4 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (13.64%) Report Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Developer Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Test Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) QA Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) DBA
6 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) .NET
2 9 (40.91%) Web Services
2 9 (40.91%) WCF
3 8 (36.36%) WPF
3 8 (36.36%) XML
4 7 (31.82%) SOAP
4 7 (31.82%) REST
5 3 (13.64%) MDX
6 2 (9.09%) LINQ
7 1 (4.55%) Flash
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.55%) CSS
7 1 (4.55%) XSLT
7 1 (4.55%) ODBC
7 1 (4.55%) CSLA.NET
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.55%) Java EE
7 1 (4.55%) WF
7 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.55%) Firmware
2 1 (4.55%) SCADA
2 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.55%) Physics
2 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.55%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
3 3 (13.64%) 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 Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Scrum
2 7 (31.82%) BDD
2 7 (31.82%) Software Testing
2 7 (31.82%) Automated Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.64%) Content Management
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.64%) DevOps
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) MVC
5 2 (9.09%) OO
6 1 (4.55%) OOD
6 1 (4.55%) Workflow
6 1 (4.55%) Web Development
6 1 (4.55%) Functional Testing
6 1 (4.55%) High Availability
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 6 (27.27%) 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 7 (31.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
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
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