The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bristol region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 4 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing SQL 138 100 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 14.73% 15.65% 9.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.03% 46.30% 32.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 54 62
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £243 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £25.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 - £19.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £25.56
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +7.57%
Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
394 216 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 42.05% 33.80% 28.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 120 178
Average daily rate £350 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £227 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 31
Average hourly rate £27.50 £35.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.53% +9.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £12.42 £22.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
SQL
South West

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 18 April 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
Contract Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - - - - 1
SQL
South West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 81 (32.79%) SQL Server
2 75 (30.36%) Finance
3 62 (25.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 59 (23.89%) VBA
5 52 (21.05%) C#
6 49 (19.84%) Business Intelligence
7 48 (19.43%) T-SQL
8 47 (19.03%) .NET
9 41 (16.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 39 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
10 39 (15.79%) Microsoft
11 38 (15.38%) MS Excel
11 38 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
12 36 (14.57%) ETL
13 32 (12.96%) Oracle
14 30 (12.15%) Banking
15 29 (11.74%) ASP.NET
16 26 (10.53%) PHP
17 23 (9.31%) JavaScript
18 22 (8.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 20 (8.10%) SharePoint
19 20 (8.10%) Data Analysis
20 19 (7.69%) Security Cleared
21 18 (7.29%) Stakeholder Management
21 18 (7.29%) MVC
21 18 (7.29%) MySQL
21 18 (7.29%) Web Services
21 18 (7.29%) XML
22 17 (6.88%) PL/SQL
22 17 (6.88%) HTML

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.45%) SAS
3 10 (4.05%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (4.05%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (2.83%) IIS
5 3 (1.21%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.21%) Apache
5 3 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.21%) MediaWiki
5 3 (1.21%) nginx
5 3 (1.21%) Confluence
6 2 (0.81%) Drupal
6 2 (0.81%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.81%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.81%) LiveLink
6 2 (0.81%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.40%) PowerExchange
7 1 (0.40%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 38 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.07%) MS Office
3 10 (4.05%) InfoPath
4 6 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.21%) CATIA
5 3 (1.21%) Windchill
6 1 (0.40%) MS Project
6 1 (0.40%) SPSS
6 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.40%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.40%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.40%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.40%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.40%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.21%) LDAP
1 3 (1.21%) Intranet
1 3 (1.21%) LAN
1 3 (1.21%) WAN
1 3 (1.21%) VPN
1 3 (1.21%) IPv6
1 3 (1.21%) BGP
1 3 (1.21%) EIGRP
1 3 (1.21%) OSPF
1 3 (1.21%) Firewall
1 3 (1.21%) IPsec
1 3 (1.21%) Network Security
2 2 (0.81%) HTTP
3 1 (0.40%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (32.79%) SQL Server
2 62 (25.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 41 (16.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 39 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
5 38 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 22 (8.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 18 (7.29%) MySQL
8 17 (6.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 15 (6.07%) MS Access
10 12 (4.86%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (4.05%) Relational Database
12 7 (2.83%) NoSQL
13 6 (2.43%) Data Mining
14 5 (2.02%) Oracle Database
14 5 (2.02%) QlikView
15 4 (1.62%) OLAP
15 4 (1.62%) Crystal Reports
16 3 (1.21%) PowerCenter
16 3 (1.21%) RDBMS
16 3 (1.21%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (3.24%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.62%) JIRA
3 4 (1.62%) Subversion
4 3 (1.21%) Hudson
4 3 (1.21%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.21%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.81%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.40%) JUnit
6 1 (0.40%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.40%) Toad
6 1 (0.40%) LSMW
6 1 (0.40%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (0.40%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.40%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.40%) PhoneGap
6 1 (0.40%) WebDriver
General
1 75 (30.36%) Finance
2 30 (12.15%) Banking
3 16 (6.48%) Marketing
4 14 (5.67%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.02%) Legal
6 3 (1.21%) Automotive
6 3 (1.21%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.21%) Electronics
6 3 (1.21%) Retail
7 2 (0.81%) Wholesale Banking
7 2 (0.81%) Law
8 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.40%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 130 (52.63%) Developer
2 57 (23.08%) Analyst
3 41 (16.60%) SQL Developer
4 22 (8.91%) MI Analyst
5 17 (6.88%) C# Developer
6 15 (6.07%) .NET Developer
6 15 (6.07%) SQL Server Developer
7 12 (4.86%) Data Analyst
7 12 (4.86%) PHP Developer
8 11 (4.45%) Consultant
9 10 (4.05%) Report Developer
9 10 (4.05%) Database Developer
10 9 (3.64%) DBA
10 9 (3.64%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (3.24%) Microsoft Developer
11 8 (3.24%) SharePoint Developer
11 8 (3.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (3.24%) Architect
12 7 (2.83%) Web Developer
12 7 (2.83%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (19.03%) .NET
2 29 (11.74%) ASP.NET
3 18 (7.29%) Web Services
3 18 (7.29%) XML
4 17 (6.88%) HTML
5 14 (5.67%) CSS
6 10 (4.05%) jQuery
7 8 (3.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (3.24%) JSON
7 8 (3.24%) WCF
8 7 (2.83%) MDX
9 6 (2.43%) HTML5
9 6 (2.43%) CSS3
10 5 (2.02%) LAMP
10 5 (2.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (1.62%) .NET Framework
11 4 (1.62%) Ajax
11 4 (1.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 4 (1.62%) XSLT
12 1 (0.40%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (1.62%) Replication
2 3 (1.21%) DTV
2 3 (1.21%) Management Information System
2 3 (1.21%) Digital Media
2 3 (1.21%) Wiki
3 2 (0.81%) Data Extraction
3 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (0.81%) Economics
3 2 (0.81%) AS400
3 2 (0.81%) Clustering
3 2 (0.81%) NHS
4 1 (0.40%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.40%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.40%) Data Conversion
4 1 (0.40%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.40%) iSeries
4 1 (0.40%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.40%) RIA
4 1 (0.40%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.67%) Windows
2 7 (2.83%) Linux
3 6 (2.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.21%) Windows XP
4 3 (1.21%) UNIX
4 3 (1.21%) Debian
4 3 (1.21%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.21%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.40%) HPUX
6 1 (0.40%) Solaris
6 1 (0.40%) Fedora
6 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.40%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (19.84%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (14.57%) ETL
3 20 (8.10%) Data Analysis
4 18 (7.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (7.29%) MVC
5 14 (5.67%) Migration
6 13 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (4.45%) OO
7 11 (4.45%) Data Modelling
8 10 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (3.64%) Customer Insight
9 9 (3.64%) Data Migration
10 8 (3.24%) Business Analysis
10 8 (3.24%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (3.24%) CRM
11 7 (2.83%) OOD
11 7 (2.83%) Scrum
11 7 (2.83%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (2.43%) Project Management
12 6 (2.43%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 59 (23.89%) VBA
2 52 (21.05%) C#
3 48 (19.43%) T-SQL
4 26 (10.53%) PHP
5 23 (9.31%) JavaScript
6 17 (6.88%) PL/SQL
7 12 (4.86%) Java
8 11 (4.45%) Bash Shell
9 10 (4.05%) PHP5
10 7 (2.83%) Perl
11 6 (2.43%) VB
12 4 (1.62%) Ruby
13 3 (1.21%) Python
13 3 (1.21%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.21%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.81%) Korn
14 2 (0.81%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.40%) RPG
15 1 (0.40%) C++
15 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 19 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 17 (6.88%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.24%) Degree
4 4 (1.62%) ISEB
5 3 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.21%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.40%) MCSE
6 1 (0.40%) MCSA
6 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.40%) OCP
6 1 (0.40%) OCA
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.40%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.40%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.02%) Data Quality
1 5 (2.02%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) GxP
2 1 (0.40%) SLA
2 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.21%) Samba
2 3 (1.21%) Postfix
2 3 (1.21%) XenServer
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.40%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.21%) Puppet
1 3 (1.21%) ZABBIX
2 2 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 32 (12.96%) Oracle
3 17 (6.88%) Teradata
4 13 (5.26%) Business Objects
5 4 (1.62%) VMware
5 4 (1.62%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.62%) Informatica
5 4 (1.62%) SAP
5 4 (1.62%) Cognos
6 3 (1.21%) Citrix
6 3 (1.21%) Tableau
7 2 (0.81%) Ab Initio
7 2 (0.81%) Open Text
7 2 (0.81%) HP
7 2 (0.81%) Trillium
8 1 (0.40%) JBoss
8 1 (0.40%) Sage
8 1 (0.40%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.40%) Zend
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 35-50 Per Hour
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £25 - £35 per hour
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £25 - £35 per hour
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol, Avon
TLT
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £175 - £200 per day
Posted: 19 days ago