The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 11 19 16
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3  
Contract jobs citing SQL 10 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 7.09% 4.59% 7.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.57% 28.57% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 14
Median daily rate £425 £305 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.34% -38.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £184 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £350 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -2.02% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £17.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £24.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +66.66% -20.00%  

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 35 35 94
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 24.82% 16.06% 31.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 19 47
Median daily rate £450 £305 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.54% -12.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £143 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £358 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £41.00 £175.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -76.57% +438.46%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough citing SQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Slough

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL in Slough.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Slough

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Slough

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Slough region with a requirement for SQL.

1 11 (42.31%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
3 9 (34.62%) Finance
3 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
3 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
4 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (23.08%) Migration
5 6 (23.08%) ETL
5 6 (23.08%) Oracle
5 6 (23.08%) MS Access
5 6 (23.08%) CRM
6 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
6 5 (19.23%) Marketing
7 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (15.38%) Validation
7 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
7 4 (15.38%) .NET
7 4 (15.38%) ERP
7 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 4 (15.38%) Data Migration
7 4 (15.38%) Data Extraction
7 4 (15.38%) Campaign Management
7 4 (15.38%) Power BI
8 3 (11.54%) Data Integration
8 3 (11.54%) Callidus
8 3 (11.54%) Project Management

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (7.69%) MS Office
3 2 (7.69%) MS Project
4 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (3.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) NetSuite
2 1 (3.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) CallidusCloud
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) 2G
1 1 (3.85%) 3G
1 1 (3.85%) 4G
1 1 (3.85%) LTE
1 1 (3.85%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (23.08%) MS Access
5 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 4 (15.38%) Power BI
6 2 (7.69%) DB2
6 2 (7.69%) DB2 UDB
6 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
6 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (3.85%) Big Data
7 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (3.85%) Data Mining
7 1 (3.85%) PowerPivot
7 1 (3.85%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JMeter
1 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
1 1 (3.85%) Moq
1 1 (3.85%) Toad
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Marketing
2 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Business Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Business Project Manager
4 3 (11.54%) DBA
4 3 (11.54%) ETL Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Business Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Data Migration Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Delphi Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Migration Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Project Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) SQL BI Developer
5 2 (7.69%) SSIS Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Accountant
6 1 (3.85%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) Velocity
3 2 (7.69%) HTML
3 2 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.85%) MDX
4 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) AIX
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) Solaris
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (23.08%) CRM
2 6 (23.08%) ETL
2 6 (23.08%) Migration
3 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (15.38%) Campaign Management
3 4 (15.38%) Data Extraction
3 4 (15.38%) Data Migration
3 4 (15.38%) ERP
3 4 (15.38%) Validation
4 3 (11.54%) Data Integration
4 3 (11.54%) OO
4 3 (11.54%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
5 2 (7.69%) OOP
5 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) UML
5 2 (7.69%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
2 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
3 2 (7.69%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) Delphi
3 2 (7.69%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) MATLAB
3 2 (7.69%) Python
3 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.85%) C++
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
4 1 (3.85%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.85%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Amdocs OSS
1 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.85%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (3.85%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) Callidus
4 2 (7.69%) IBM
4 2 (7.69%) Marketo
4 2 (7.69%) SAP
4 2 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) Cognos
5 1 (3.85%) Cramer
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) Huawei
5 1 (3.85%) NetApp
5 1 (3.85%) Nokia Networks
5 1 (3.85%) Nortel
5 1 (3.85%) Remedy
5 1 (3.85%) Siebel
5 1 (3.85%) Tellabs
5 1 (3.85%) Veeam
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