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 September 2015 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL 8 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 10.39% 10.00% 16.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 66.67% 23.68% 51.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 11
Average daily rate
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£325 £348 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.47% +24.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £331 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £446 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.38 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +3.30%
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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
12 38 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 15.58% 42.22% 31.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 28 13
Average daily rate £325 £300 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £404 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015, 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 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (31.58%) ETL
5 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
5 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (26.32%) Degree
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (21.05%) Smartphone
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle
6 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
6 4 (21.05%) Finance
7 3 (15.79%) Advertising
7 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (15.79%) Wireless
7 3 (15.79%) Scrum
7 3 (15.79%) Dell
7 3 (15.79%) Citrix
7 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
7 3 (15.79%) DNS
7 3 (15.79%) McAfee
7 3 (15.79%) Blackberry
7 3 (15.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (15.79%) C#
7 3 (15.79%) MS Office

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
1 3 (15.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
1 3 (15.79%) PowerPivot
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) LAN
1 3 (15.79%) WAN
1 3 (15.79%) DHCP
1 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
1 3 (15.79%) Wireless
2 1 (5.26%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (15.79%) QlikView
7 2 (10.53%) Data Mart
7 2 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (5.26%) Informix
8 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) DBA
3 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) SQL DBA
3 3 (15.79%) IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) Operations Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) IT Operations Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Report Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) ODBC
2 2 (10.53%) MDX
3 1 (5.26%) WPF
3 1 (5.26%) Task Parallel Library
3 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.26%) Spring
3 1 (5.26%) JSF
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Smartphone
2 3 (15.79%) Blackberry
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) BYOD
3 2 (10.53%) Replication
3 2 (10.53%) Clustering
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) FMCG
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
1 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
2 2 (10.53%) UNIX
3 1 (5.26%) Android
3 1 (5.26%) AIX
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ETL
1 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) CRM
5 2 (10.53%) ERP
5 2 (10.53%) Use Case
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (10.53%) SDLC
5 2 (10.53%) Complex ETL
5 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
5 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
5 2 (10.53%) User Stories
6 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.26%) MVVM
6 1 (5.26%) BDD
6 1 (5.26%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
2 3 (15.79%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 2 (10.53%) R
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) MCP
2 2 (10.53%) MCDBA
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) MCTS
2 2 (10.53%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) WMI
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) McAfee
3 3 (15.79%) Dell
3 3 (15.79%) Citrix
3 3 (15.79%) Tableau
3 3 (15.79%) Alteryx
4 2 (10.53%) Cognos
4 2 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
5 1 (5.26%) Sybase