The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Banbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL 10 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Banbury 24.39% 3.13% 5.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 76.92% 20.00% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 3
Average daily rate
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£403 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.96% +1.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -5.66%
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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 Banbury region.

Programming Languages Category
Banbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
13 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Banbury 31.71% 15.63% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 5
Average daily rate £405 £330 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £330 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £330 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.30 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Banbury

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Banbury

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Banbury

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Banbury region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Banbury

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Banbury

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Banbury

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Banbury 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 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (43.75%) Finance
3 7 (43.75%) Migration
4 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) Banking
5 4 (25.00%) VMware
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (25.00%) vSphere
5 4 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (25.00%) SCCM
5 4 (25.00%) SCOM
5 4 (25.00%) Windows
5 4 (25.00%) Data Security
5 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (25.00%) HP
5 4 (25.00%) NetApp
6 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
6 3 (18.75%) .NET
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (18.75%) Metadata Management
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Data Reconciliation
7 2 (12.50%) Data Structures

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Banbury 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 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) PowerPivot
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.25%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 2 (12.50%) MI Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (12.50%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (6.25%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (25.00%) Data Security
3 3 (18.75%) Metadata Management
3 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (12.50%) Data Mapping
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Data Reconciliation
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.25%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
2 2 (12.50%) COBOL
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
1 4 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) HP
2 4 (25.00%) NetApp
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe
3 1 (6.25%) SAP