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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 11 5
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Abingdon 12.50% 2.86% 5.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 11.11% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£400 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.31 £26.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+8.89% -1.88%
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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
3 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Abingdon 37.50% 25.71% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate £400 £400 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 28 August 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 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) OLAP
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (66.67%) MDX
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (33.33%) Icinga
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (66.67%) OLAP
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) MDX
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
1 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) Icinga
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware