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 26 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 127 136 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 13.97% 15.51% 14.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.70% 41.85% 37.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 120 107
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £33.02 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-16.71% +28.23%
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
366 325 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 40.26% 37.06% 39.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 265 265
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £287 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 8
Median hourly rate £38.25 £36.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £9.00 £17.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.52 £100.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 87 (38.16%) SQL Server
2 74 (32.46%) Finance
3 48 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 47 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (17.98%) Windows
6 39 (17.11%) .NET
6 39 (17.11%) Oracle
6 39 (17.11%) Microsoft
7 34 (14.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 33 (14.47%) Data Warehouse
9 32 (14.04%) PowerShell
10 31 (13.60%) C#
10 31 (13.60%) Business Intelligence
11 29 (12.72%) ETL
11 29 (12.72%) T-SQL
11 29 (12.72%) JavaScript
12 28 (12.28%) MS Excel
13 27 (11.84%) Migration
14 26 (11.40%) Security Cleared
15 24 (10.53%) Unix
15 24 (10.53%) HTML
16 23 (10.09%) CSS
16 23 (10.09%) Scrum
17 22 (9.65%) Windows Server
18 21 (9.21%) PL/SQL
18 21 (9.21%) Web Services
19 20 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
20 19 (8.33%) ASP.NET
20 19 (8.33%) SOAP
20 19 (8.33%) VMware

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 16 (7.02%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.39%) SAS
3 9 (3.95%) IIS
4 6 (2.63%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.19%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.75%) OpenROAD
6 4 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.32%) Skype for Business
7 3 (1.32%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.32%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.88%) CMS
8 2 (0.88%) Mule
9 1 (0.44%) Apache
9 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.44%) Liferay
9 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 28 (12.28%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.07%) MS Office
3 2 (0.88%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.44%) ArcView
4 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.44%) SPSS
4 1 (0.44%) Stata
Business Applications
1 12 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (3.51%) Oracle Payroll
3 6 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (2.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (1.75%) Maximo
5 4 (1.75%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (1.32%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (1.32%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (0.88%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.88%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.88%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 2 (0.88%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.95%) Office 365
3 6 (2.63%) TestFlight
4 5 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.75%) GitHub
6 2 (0.88%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.70%) SAN
2 12 (5.26%) DHCP
2 12 (5.26%) DNS
3 5 (2.19%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.75%) HTTP
4 4 (1.75%) LAN
4 4 (1.75%) WAN
5 3 (1.32%) VPN
6 2 (0.88%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.44%) Firewall
7 1 (0.44%) Internet
7 1 (0.44%) Intranet
7 1 (0.44%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (38.16%) SQL Server
2 48 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (14.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (14.47%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (6.14%) Ingres
7 13 (5.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (5.26%) Relational Database
8 12 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (4.82%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (4.39%) MongoDB
10 10 (4.39%) Oracle Database
11 8 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (3.07%) Azure SQL Database
12 7 (3.07%) SQL Server 2014
13 6 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (2.63%) CouchDB
13 6 (2.63%) MS Access
13 6 (2.63%) MySQL
13 6 (2.63%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 19 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.39%) Cucumber
3 8 (3.51%) Capybara
3 8 (3.51%) JIRA
3 8 (3.51%) Oracle APEX
3 8 (3.51%) Selenium
4 6 (2.63%) JUnit
4 6 (2.63%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.63%) WATIR
5 5 (2.19%) SpecFlow
5 5 (2.19%) TestComplete
5 5 (2.19%) WebDriver
6 4 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.32%) git-flow
7 3 (1.32%) HP UFT
7 3 (1.32%) Maven
7 3 (1.32%) RSpec
7 3 (1.32%) Subversion
8 2 (0.88%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.88%) PeopleTools
General
1 74 (32.46%) Finance
2 19 (8.33%) Marketing
3 16 (7.02%) Banking
4 8 (3.51%) Retail
5 6 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.19%) Electronics
7 3 (1.32%) Games
7 3 (1.32%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.88%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.44%) Advertising
9 1 (0.44%) Back Office
9 1 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.44%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 106 (46.49%) Developer
2 45 (19.74%) Analyst
3 43 (18.86%) SQL Developer
4 19 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 19 (8.33%) Consultant
4 19 (8.33%) DBA
5 17 (7.46%) Senior Developer
5 17 (7.46%) SQL DBA
6 12 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
7 11 (4.82%) Administrator
7 11 (4.82%) C# Developer
8 10 (4.39%) SSIS Developer
8 10 (4.39%) Test Analyst
9 9 (3.95%) Data Analyst
10 8 (3.51%) Applications Developer
10 8 (3.51%) Oracle Developer
10 8 (3.51%) Tester
10 8 (3.51%) VBA Developer
11 7 (3.07%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 7 (3.07%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (17.11%) .NET
2 24 (10.53%) HTML
3 23 (10.09%) CSS
4 21 (9.21%) Web Services
5 19 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 19 (8.33%) SOAP
6 15 (6.58%) REST
7 9 (3.95%) AngularJS
7 9 (3.95%) WCF
8 8 (3.51%) jQuery
9 7 (3.07%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (3.07%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (3.07%) XML
10 6 (2.63%) Cocoa
10 6 (2.63%) Cocoa Touch
10 6 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (2.19%) Behat
11 5 (2.19%) HTML5
11 5 (2.19%) RESTful
11 5 (2.19%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.82%) Clustering
3 8 (3.51%) Data Structures
4 7 (3.07%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.63%) User Experience
6 4 (1.75%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.75%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.32%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.88%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (0.88%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.88%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.88%) Neural Network
8 2 (0.88%) Statistics
8 2 (0.88%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.88%) W3C
9 1 (0.44%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.44%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.44%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 41 (17.98%) Windows
2 24 (10.53%) Unix
3 22 (9.65%) Windows Server
4 17 (7.46%) Linux
5 11 (4.82%) Windows 7
6 10 (4.39%) Windows 10
6 10 (4.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (3.07%) Apple iOS
8 7 (3.07%) Windows 8
8 7 (3.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.32%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.88%) AIX
11 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (13.60%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (12.72%) ETL
4 27 (11.84%) Migration
5 23 (10.09%) Scrum
6 19 (8.33%) Analytics
7 17 (7.46%) MVC
8 16 (7.02%) TDD
9 15 (6.58%) Data Migration
10 13 (5.70%) Data Management
10 13 (5.70%) Software Engineering
10 13 (5.70%) Test Automation
11 12 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (4.82%) Data Analysis
12 11 (4.82%) Integration Testing
12 11 (4.82%) SDLC
12 11 (4.82%) Software Delivery
13 10 (4.39%) E-Commerce
13 10 (4.39%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 32 (14.04%) PowerShell
2 31 (13.60%) C#
3 29 (12.72%) JavaScript
3 29 (12.72%) T-SQL
4 21 (9.21%) PL/SQL
5 15 (6.58%) Java
6 14 (6.14%) VBA
7 12 (5.26%) VBScript
8 11 (4.82%) Shell Script
9 10 (4.39%) Ruby
10 8 (3.51%) VB
11 6 (2.63%) Apple Swift
11 6 (2.63%) Objective-C
11 6 (2.63%) Python
12 5 (2.19%) Scala
13 4 (1.75%) PHP
13 4 (1.75%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.88%) R
15 1 (0.44%) C++
15 1 (0.44%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 26 (11.40%) Security Cleared
2 17 (7.46%) SC Cleared
3 13 (5.70%) Degree
4 5 (2.19%) ISEB
4 5 (2.19%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.32%) HNC
6 2 (0.88%) PhD
7 1 (0.44%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (0.88%) SLA
2 1 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.44%) HL7
2 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 16 (7.02%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
2 12 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.82%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.07%) vSphere
5 5 (2.19%) XenApp
5 5 (2.19%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (6.58%) SCCM
2 10 (4.39%) Failover Clustering
3 7 (3.07%) SCOM
4 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (1.32%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.88%) WSUS
6 1 (0.44%) Graylog
6 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 39 (17.11%) Microsoft
1 39 (17.11%) Oracle
2 19 (8.33%) VMware
3 16 (7.02%) Teradata
4 10 (4.39%) SAP
5 7 (3.07%) IBM
6 6 (2.63%) Tableau
7 5 (2.19%) Rally
8 4 (1.75%) Intel Security
9 3 (1.32%) Cisco
9 3 (1.32%) Citrix
9 3 (1.32%) Veeam
10 2 (0.88%) Cognos
10 2 (0.88%) Dell
10 2 (0.88%) Nintex
10 2 (0.88%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (0.88%) Wyse
11 1 (0.44%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.44%) Telerik
11 1 (0.44%) Veritas
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