The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 119 102 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 14.08% 11.54% 15.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.27% 32.69% 32.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 89 106
Median daily rate £343 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £274 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £423 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+48.88% -29.68%
SQL
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
303 312 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 35.86% 35.29% 46.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 249 317
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 12
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.20 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.53% -3.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £34.00 £24.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £39.62 £40.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Bristol region with a requirement for SQL.

1 95 (34.05%) SQL Server
2 67 (24.01%) Finance
3 61 (21.86%) Microsoft
4 59 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (19.35%) Migration
5 54 (19.35%) JavaScript
5 54 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 49 (17.56%) ETL
7 47 (16.85%) Oracle
7 47 (16.85%) T-SQL
8 46 (16.49%) C#
8 46 (16.49%) HTML
8 46 (16.49%) CSS
9 45 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
10 44 (15.77%) .NET
11 43 (15.41%) Business Intelligence
12 40 (14.34%) Data Migration
13 38 (13.62%) Java
14 37 (13.26%) Unix
14 37 (13.26%) Windows
15 36 (12.90%) MS Excel
16 35 (12.54%) Security Cleared
17 32 (11.47%) Ruby
17 32 (11.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 31 (11.11%) PowerShell
18 31 (11.11%) Git (software)
19 30 (10.75%) SQL Server 2008
19 30 (10.75%) Linux
20 28 (10.04%) Banking
20 28 (10.04%) Visualisation

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 24 (8.60%) SharePoint
2 14 (5.02%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (3.58%) Apache
4 9 (3.23%) IIS
5 8 (2.87%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (2.15%) Skype for Business
7 5 (1.79%) CMS
7 5 (1.79%) Node.js
7 5 (1.79%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.08%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.08%) SAS
8 3 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.72%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.36%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.36%) JBoss
10 1 (0.36%) Liferay
10 1 (0.36%) Sakai
10 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 36 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.94%) MS Office
3 5 (1.79%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.72%) SPSS
5 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (4.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (2.87%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.79%) Oracle Payroll
4 3 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.08%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.72%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.72%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (0.72%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.38%) GitHub
2 12 (4.30%) Office 365
3 9 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.36%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.36%) Pure360
6 1 (0.36%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.73%) HTTP
2 12 (4.30%) DHCP
2 12 (4.30%) DNS
3 10 (3.58%) SAN
4 7 (2.51%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.15%) Kerberos
6 5 (1.79%) LAN
6 5 (1.79%) VPN
6 5 (1.79%) WAN
7 3 (1.08%) Intranet
8 1 (0.36%) Extranet
8 1 (0.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (34.05%) SQL Server
2 54 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (11.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (10.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 27 (9.68%) Relational Database
7 25 (8.96%) MongoDB
8 21 (7.53%) NoSQL
8 21 (7.53%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (6.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (6.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 15 (5.38%) SQL Server 2005
11 14 (5.02%) Oracle Database
12 12 (4.30%) Big Data
13 11 (3.94%) MS Access
14 9 (3.23%) Ingres
15 8 (2.87%) RDBMS
16 7 (2.51%) MySQL
16 7 (2.51%) Oracle Database 12c
17 6 (2.15%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 31 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 27 (9.68%) Cucumber
3 26 (9.32%) Capybara
4 24 (8.60%) JUnit
5 17 (6.09%) Subversion
6 15 (5.38%) git-flow
6 15 (5.38%) RSpec
7 13 (4.66%) JIRA
8 11 (3.94%) Maven
8 11 (3.94%) Selenium
8 11 (3.94%) SpecFlow
8 11 (3.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 11 (3.94%) WebDriver
9 8 (2.87%) WATIR
10 7 (2.51%) Eclipse
11 6 (2.15%) Oracle APEX
11 6 (2.15%) Visual Studio
12 4 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (1.08%) PHPUnit
13 3 (1.08%) SoapUI
General
1 67 (24.01%) Finance
2 28 (10.04%) Banking
3 15 (5.38%) Marketing
3 15 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.66%) Electronics
4 13 (4.66%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.43%) Games
5 4 (1.43%) Retail
6 3 (1.08%) Advertising
6 3 (1.08%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.36%) Automotive
7 1 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.36%) Law
7 1 (0.36%) Legal
7 1 (0.36%) Local Government
7 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 152 (54.48%) Developer
2 55 (19.71%) SQL Developer
3 42 (15.05%) Analyst
4 21 (7.53%) Consultant
5 19 (6.81%) .NET Developer
6 18 (6.45%) DBA
7 17 (6.09%) Data Analyst
7 17 (6.09%) SQL DBA
8 16 (5.73%) Oracle Developer
8 16 (5.73%) VBA Developer
9 15 (5.38%) Access Developer
9 15 (5.38%) Access VBA Developer
9 15 (5.38%) SQL Server Developer
9 15 (5.38%) SSIS Developer
10 13 (4.66%) Ruby Developer
11 12 (4.30%) Java Developer
11 12 (4.30%) Microsoft Developer
12 11 (3.94%) Administrator
12 11 (3.94%) C# Developer
12 11 (3.94%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (16.49%) CSS
1 46 (16.49%) HTML
2 44 (15.77%) .NET
3 27 (9.68%) ASP.NET
4 20 (7.17%) Ruby on Rails
4 20 (7.17%) Sass
5 16 (5.73%) jQuery
6 15 (5.38%) Dropwizard
7 14 (5.02%) Behat
8 13 (4.66%) AngularJS
8 13 (4.66%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (4.66%) Spring
9 12 (4.30%) Web Services
10 11 (3.94%) HTML5
10 11 (3.94%) JSP
10 11 (3.94%) XML
11 10 (3.58%) J2EE
11 10 (3.58%) JPA
11 10 (3.58%) REST
12 9 (3.23%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.04%) Visualisation
2 17 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.66%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.58%) Clustering
5 9 (3.23%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.87%) Data Extraction
7 7 (2.51%) User Experience
8 6 (2.15%) Statistics
9 5 (1.79%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.43%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.43%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.43%) Thin Client
10 4 (1.43%) VLE
11 3 (1.08%) Blog
12 2 (0.72%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.72%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.72%) NHS
12 2 (0.72%) Physics
12 2 (0.72%) W3C
13 1 (0.36%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 37 (13.26%) Unix
1 37 (13.26%) Windows
2 30 (10.75%) Linux
3 17 (6.09%) Windows Server
4 15 (5.38%) Mac OS X
5 13 (4.66%) Windows 7
6 11 (3.94%) Windows 10
7 8 (2.87%) Windows 8
8 7 (2.51%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.72%) Solaris
11 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (19.35%) Migration
3 49 (17.56%) ETL
4 43 (15.41%) Business Intelligence
5 40 (14.34%) Data Migration
6 27 (9.68%) Integration Testing
7 26 (9.32%) SDLC
8 24 (8.60%) Open Source
9 23 (8.24%) MVC
9 23 (8.24%) Responsive Web Design
10 22 (7.89%) Web Development
11 21 (7.53%) Unit Testing
12 19 (6.81%) Data Modelling
12 19 (6.81%) Scrum
13 17 (6.09%) Data Analysis
14 16 (5.73%) Data Management
15 15 (5.38%) Configuration Management
15 15 (5.38%) Web Design
16 14 (5.02%) Programme Management
16 14 (5.02%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 54 (19.35%) JavaScript
2 47 (16.85%) T-SQL
3 46 (16.49%) C#
4 38 (13.62%) Java
5 32 (11.47%) Ruby
6 31 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 25 (8.96%) PL/SQL
8 23 (8.24%) VBA
9 20 (7.17%) Python
10 16 (5.73%) Scala
11 15 (5.38%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.15%) VBScript
13 5 (1.79%) PHP
13 5 (1.79%) R
13 5 (1.79%) VB
14 3 (1.08%) C++
14 3 (1.08%) PHP 5
15 2 (0.72%) VC++
16 1 (0.36%) C
16 1 (0.36%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 35 (12.54%) Security Cleared
2 14 (5.02%) SC Cleared
3 10 (3.58%) ISEB
3 10 (3.58%) ISTQB
4 7 (2.51%) Degree
5 3 (1.08%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.36%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.15%) SLA
2 3 (1.08%) QA
3 2 (0.72%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.36%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (5.02%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.30%) Hyper-V
3 11 (3.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.51%) vSphere
5 6 (2.15%) XenApp
5 6 (2.15%) XenDesktop
6 5 (1.79%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.36%) RACF
Systems Management
1 17 (6.09%) SCCM
2 7 (2.51%) SCOM
3 6 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.36%) Control-M
4 1 (0.36%) DBAmp
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 61 (21.86%) Microsoft
2 47 (16.85%) Oracle
3 20 (7.17%) Teradata
4 17 (6.09%) SAP
5 15 (5.38%) VMware
6 11 (3.94%) Rally
7 6 (2.15%) Cognos
7 6 (2.15%) Nintex
8 5 (1.79%) Cisco
8 5 (1.79%) Intel Security
9 4 (1.43%) Blackboard
9 4 (1.43%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.43%) Dell
9 4 (1.43%) Wyse
9 4 (1.43%) Zend
10 3 (1.08%) HP
10 3 (1.08%) IBM
11 2 (0.72%) AppDynamics
11 2 (0.72%) Tableau
12 1 (0.36%) Twitter
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