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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 5 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 9.09% 6.67% 4.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.86% 21.43% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £298 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £298 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £298 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.22 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £27.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -3.57%
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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
28 28 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 50.91% 31.11% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 7
Average daily rate £305 £298 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.52% -25.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £160 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £340 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 3
Average hourly rate £17.22 £20.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +17.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (40.00%) QA
2 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (40.00%) REST
3 3 (30.00%) SpecFlow
3 3 (30.00%) BDD
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 3 (30.00%) SOAP
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (30.00%) ISEB
3 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (20.00%) WCF
4 2 (20.00%) WPF
4 2 (20.00%) Office 365
5 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (10.00%) People Management
5 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Selenium
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 1 (10.00%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Maximo
1 1 (10.00%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (30.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (10.00%) SOA Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Report Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Data Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) REST
3 3 (30.00%) SOAP
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) WCF
4 2 (20.00%) WPF
5 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (10.00%) WF
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) CSLA.NET
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (10.00%) WSDL
5 1 (10.00%) XSL
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) JDBC
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) E-Learning
2 1 (10.00%) Taxonomies
2 1 (10.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) BDD
1 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (30.00%) MVC
1 3 (30.00%) Scrum
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (10.00%) People Management
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Workflow
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (10.00%) BPEL
2 1 (10.00%) Kanban
2 1 (10.00%) BPMN
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) SOA
2 1 (10.00%) ETL
2 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft