The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Abingdon 16.67% 6.67% 21.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.50% 12.50% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate
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£310 £300 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £300 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £300 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £16.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-29.68% +16.36%
SQL
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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 Abingdon region.

Programming Languages Category
Abingdon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Abingdon 44.44% 53.33% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 5
Average daily rate £388 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £263 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Abingdon

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Abingdon

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Abingdon

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Abingdon

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Abingdon 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 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Nagios
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (25.00%) Icinga
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) MDX
2 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Abingdon 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 2 (50.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft BI Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) VB
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) Icinga
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft