The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL 7 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 25.00% 10.87% 18.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.67% 41.67% 54.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 8
Average daily rate £500 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £355 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £395 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +1.78%
SQL
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Programming Languages Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
15 12 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 53.57% 26.09% 32.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 15
Average daily rate £483 £350 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.85% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £326 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £395 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Aberdeen region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

SQL
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen 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 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 2 (28.57%) VBA
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Star Schema
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (28.57%) Star Schema
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) OBIEE Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Business Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Business Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) E-Business Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle BI Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) HR Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle HRMS Functional Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) VBA
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
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