The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 2014 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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL 121 66 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 14.25% 10.77% 16.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.34% 35.29% 43.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 45 93
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.20 £45.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.60 £45.00 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £26.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -1.85%
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
333 187 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 39.22% 30.51% 37.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 122 197
Average daily rate £375 £320 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £406 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 27
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.60 £17.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 92 (37.25%) Finance
2 64 (25.91%) SQL Server
3 47 (19.03%) MS Excel
4 46 (18.62%) Banking
5 45 (18.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 42 (17.00%) T-SQL
6 42 (17.00%) .NET
7 40 (16.19%) C#
8 37 (14.98%) Oracle
9 36 (14.57%) Business Intelligence
10 34 (13.77%) VBA
11 33 (13.36%) Java
12 32 (12.96%) Data Warehouse
12 32 (12.96%) Microsoft
13 30 (12.15%) MySQL
13 30 (12.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 29 (11.74%) ASP.NET
14 29 (11.74%) SQL Server 2008
15 28 (11.34%) ETL
16 25 (10.12%) JavaScript
16 25 (10.12%) Relational Database
17 24 (9.72%) Marketing
17 24 (9.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 24 (9.72%) Linux
17 24 (9.72%) Teradata
18 20 (8.10%) Data Analysis
18 20 (8.10%) Windows
18 20 (8.10%) MS Access
18 20 (8.10%) PHP
18 20 (8.10%) HTML

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 20 (8.10%) SAS
2 17 (6.88%) SharePoint
3 12 (4.86%) Apache
4 11 (4.45%) MediaWiki
4 11 (4.45%) nginx
4 11 (4.45%) Confluence
5 4 (1.62%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.62%) IIS
6 3 (1.21%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.21%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.40%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.40%) CMS
8 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.40%) Lync
Applications
1 47 (19.03%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.86%) MS Visio
3 10 (4.05%) MS Project
4 9 (3.64%) MS Office
4 9 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (2.83%) InfoPath
6 6 (2.43%) SPSS
7 1 (0.40%) CATIA
7 1 (0.40%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 9 (3.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.21%) Magento
3 3 (1.21%) Shopify
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.40%) Agresso
4 1 (0.40%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.86%) LAN
1 12 (4.86%) WAN
2 11 (4.45%) VPN
2 11 (4.45%) OSPF
2 11 (4.45%) BGP
2 11 (4.45%) EIGRP
2 11 (4.45%) IPv6
2 11 (4.45%) Firewall
2 11 (4.45%) IPsec
2 11 (4.45%) Network Security
2 11 (4.45%) LDAP
3 2 (0.81%) NAS
3 2 (0.81%) SAN
3 2 (0.81%) Intranet
4 1 (0.40%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.40%) Telnet
4 1 (0.40%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (25.91%) SQL Server
2 45 (18.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 32 (12.96%) Data Warehouse
4 30 (12.15%) MySQL
4 30 (12.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (11.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 25 (10.12%) Relational Database
7 24 (9.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (8.10%) MS Access
9 12 (4.86%) OLAP
10 11 (4.45%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (4.05%) Oracle Database
12 8 (3.24%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (3.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 7 (2.83%) Oracle Discoverer
13 7 (2.83%) Data Mining
14 6 (2.43%) RDBMS
15 5 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
15 5 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
16 4 (1.62%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 14 (5.67%) Jenkins
2 13 (5.26%) Hudson
3 12 (4.86%) Git (software)
4 11 (4.45%) Subversion
4 11 (4.45%) JIRA
5 6 (2.43%) Selenium
5 6 (2.43%) Cucumber
5 6 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.81%) Maven
6 2 (0.81%) FitNesse
6 2 (0.81%) JUnit
6 2 (0.81%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.40%) Toad
7 1 (0.40%) Introscope
7 1 (0.40%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.40%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.40%) Axure RP
General
1 92 (37.25%) Finance
2 46 (18.62%) Banking
3 24 (9.72%) Marketing
4 12 (4.86%) Manufacturing
5 11 (4.45%) Retail
6 10 (4.05%) Telecoms
7 9 (3.64%) Electronics
8 5 (2.02%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.81%) Automotive
9 2 (0.81%) Legal
10 1 (0.40%) Advertising
10 1 (0.40%) Law
10 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.40%) Wholesale Banking
10 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.40%) Billing
Job Titles
1 114 (46.15%) Developer
2 67 (27.13%) Analyst
3 27 (10.93%) Data Analyst
4 26 (10.53%) SQL Developer
5 18 (7.29%) Business Analyst
6 16 (6.48%) .NET Developer
6 16 (6.48%) MI Analyst
7 15 (6.07%) C# Developer
8 13 (5.26%) Business Developer
9 12 (4.86%) Consultant
10 9 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (3.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 9 (3.64%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (3.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (3.24%) Administrator
11 8 (3.24%) Java Developer
11 8 (3.24%) ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (3.24%) Database Developer
12 7 (2.83%) Business Objects Developer
12 7 (2.83%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (17.00%) .NET
2 29 (11.74%) ASP.NET
3 20 (8.10%) HTML
4 18 (7.29%) CSS
5 17 (6.88%) jQuery
6 15 (6.07%) Web Services
7 14 (5.67%) XML
8 13 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (4.86%) LAMP
10 9 (3.64%) .NET Framework
11 7 (2.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 6 (2.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 6 (2.43%) JSON
12 6 (2.43%) Spring
12 6 (2.43%) RESTful
13 4 (1.62%) LINQ
13 4 (1.62%) HTML5
13 4 (1.62%) MDX
13 4 (1.62%) Middleware
13 4 (1.62%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.45%) Wiki
2 9 (3.64%) DTV
3 8 (3.24%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.02%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.62%) Replication
5 4 (1.62%) Data Extraction
6 3 (1.21%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.81%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.81%) Clustering
8 1 (0.40%) GIS
8 1 (0.40%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.40%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.40%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.72%) Linux
2 20 (8.10%) Windows
3 14 (5.67%) Ubuntu
4 11 (4.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (4.45%) Debian
5 10 (4.05%) CentOS
6 6 (2.43%) UNIX
7 4 (1.62%) Fedora
8 3 (1.21%) Solaris
9 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.40%) HPUX
10 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (14.57%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (11.34%) ETL
3 20 (8.10%) Data Analysis
4 19 (7.69%) Migration
4 19 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (7.69%) Scrum
4 19 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 19 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 19 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (6.88%) MVC
5 17 (6.88%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (6.07%) Data Migration
7 13 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 13 (5.26%) PRINCE2
8 12 (4.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (4.86%) Capacity Planning
9 11 (4.45%) DevOps
9 11 (4.45%) Validation
9 11 (4.45%) Project Management
10 9 (3.64%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 42 (17.00%) T-SQL
2 40 (16.19%) C#
3 34 (13.77%) VBA
4 33 (13.36%) Java
5 25 (10.12%) JavaScript
6 20 (8.10%) PHP
7 15 (6.07%) PL/SQL
8 13 (5.26%) Perl
8 13 (5.26%) Ruby
9 11 (4.45%) Bash Shell
10 8 (3.24%) VB
11 5 (2.02%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.02%) PHP5
12 4 (1.62%) C
13 2 (0.81%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.81%) Python
13 2 (0.81%) C++
14 1 (0.40%) SAS Macro
14 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (4.45%) ISEB
2 10 (4.05%) Degree
2 10 (4.05%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.43%) HND
4 5 (2.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (2.02%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.21%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.81%) OCA
7 1 (0.40%) HNC
7 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.40%) MCSE
7 1 (0.40%) MCSA
7 1 (0.40%) CCNA
7 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.40%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.62%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.21%) QA
3 1 (0.40%) HL7
System Software
1 12 (4.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (4.86%) Postfix
2 11 (4.45%) XenServer
2 11 (4.45%) Samba
3 3 (1.21%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.81%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.40%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (4.45%) ZABBIX
1 11 (4.45%) Puppet
2 3 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.21%) Salt
2 3 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.40%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 37 (14.98%) Oracle
2 32 (12.96%) Microsoft
3 24 (9.72%) Teradata
4 20 (8.10%) Business Objects
5 15 (6.07%) Red Hat
6 14 (5.67%) VMware
7 12 (4.86%) Citrix
8 10 (4.05%) SAP
9 7 (2.83%) Casewise
10 5 (2.02%) Zend
11 3 (1.21%) Informatica
12 2 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.81%) HP
12 2 (0.81%) Trillium
12 2 (0.81%) Cisco
13 1 (0.40%) JBoss
13 1 (0.40%) TIBCO
13 1 (0.40%) Remedy
13 1 (0.40%) CA
13 1 (0.40%) CODA
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour + competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 to £275 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Rate: £220 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £400 - £600 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £44 per hour + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Rate: £330 - £340 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £365 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £30 - £35 per hour + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
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Huxley Associates
Rate: £30 - £35 per hour + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago