The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL 9 8 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 18.75% 17.78% 20.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.13% 66.67% 53.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 9
Median daily rate - £438 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +34.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -26.22%
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
23 12 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 47.92% 26.67% 37.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 24
Median daily rate £350 £438 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Aberdeen region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for SQL.

1 13 (81.25%) Oracle
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (68.75%) Finance
4 10 (62.50%) ITIL
4 10 (62.50%) SDLC
5 8 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 8 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (37.50%) Billing
6 6 (37.50%) Risk Management
6 6 (37.50%) Change Management
6 6 (37.50%) GAP Analysis
6 6 (37.50%) Oracle Assets
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
8 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
8 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
9 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (12.50%) Degree
9 2 (12.50%) ERP
9 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
9 2 (12.50%) VBA
9 2 (12.50%) Star Schema
10 1 (6.25%) Nintex

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (12.50%) Star Schema
4 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Toad
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Billing
3 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Consultant
1 8 (50.00%) Functional Consultant
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Business Developer
3 4 (25.00%) OBIEE Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Business Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) E-Business Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle BI Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business Objects Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) ITIL
1 10 (62.50%) SDLC
2 8 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Change Management
3 6 (37.50%) GAP Analysis
3 6 (37.50%) Risk Management
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) ERP
5 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
6 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) VBA
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VB
2 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Oracle
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Nintex
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