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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
South West / Bristol
Rank 9 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 83 158 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.14% 19.65% 15.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.40% 51.13% 39.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 126 106
Median daily rate £338 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £292 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £458 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £14.33 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -69.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.09%

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
273 309 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 36.64% 38.43% 38.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 229 246
Median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 7
Median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% -5.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £31.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £46.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017, 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 83 (44.62%) SQL Server
2 54 (29.03%) Finance
3 49 (26.34%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (24.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 36 (19.35%) .NET
6 31 (16.67%) Oracle
7 30 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (16.13%) Microsoft
8 29 (15.59%) T-SQL
8 29 (15.59%) JavaScript
8 29 (15.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 28 (15.05%) Java
10 26 (13.98%) C#
11 25 (13.44%) MS Excel
12 24 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
12 24 (12.90%) HTML
13 23 (12.37%) Windows
14 22 (11.83%) Web Services
15 21 (11.29%) CSS
15 21 (11.29%) Linux
15 21 (11.29%) Unix
15 21 (11.29%) ETL
16 20 (10.75%) REST
17 19 (10.22%) SOAP
18 18 (9.68%) TDD
18 18 (9.68%) Marketing
18 18 (9.68%) Git (software)
19 17 (9.14%) Data Analysis
19 17 (9.14%) Scrum
20 16 (8.60%) Analytical Skills

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 14 (7.53%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.30%) SAS
3 7 (3.76%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (3.23%) IIS
5 4 (2.15%) OpenROAD
5 4 (2.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.61%) Apache
6 3 (1.61%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.61%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.61%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.08%) CMS
7 2 (1.08%) Confluence
7 2 (1.08%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.54%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.54%) Liferay
8 1 (0.54%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 25 (13.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.61%) MS Office
3 2 (1.08%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.54%) ArcView
4 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.54%) SPSS
4 1 (0.54%) Stata
Business Applications
1 5 (2.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.61%) Maximo
3 3 (1.61%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 2 (1.08%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.15%) TestFlight
4 3 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.61%) GitHub
4 3 (1.61%) Office 365
5 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.99%) SAN
2 5 (2.69%) Internet
3 4 (2.15%) HTTP
4 2 (1.08%) LDAP
5 1 (0.54%) NAS
5 1 (0.54%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (0.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (44.62%) SQL Server
2 45 (24.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (15.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (7.53%) Ingres
5 14 (7.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (6.99%) Oracle Database
6 13 (6.99%) Relational Database
6 13 (6.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
7 12 (6.45%) SQL Server 2014
8 10 (5.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (4.84%) NoSQL
10 8 (4.30%) Azure SQL Database
11 7 (3.76%) MS Access
12 6 (3.23%) MongoDB
12 6 (3.23%) MySQL
12 6 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (3.23%) QlikView
13 5 (2.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.84%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.30%) Cucumber
3 8 (4.30%) Selenium
4 6 (3.23%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.23%) JIRA
4 6 (3.23%) JMeter
5 5 (2.69%) Selenium IDE
5 5 (2.69%) WebDriver
6 4 (2.15%) JUnit
6 4 (2.15%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (2.15%) Subversion
7 3 (1.61%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.61%) GoCD
7 3 (1.61%) HP UFT
7 3 (1.61%) Maven
7 3 (1.61%) PeopleTools
7 3 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (1.61%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.61%) TestComplete
General
1 54 (29.03%) Finance
2 18 (9.68%) Marketing
3 12 (6.45%) Banking
3 12 (6.45%) Retail
4 7 (3.76%) Retail Banking
5 6 (3.23%) Advertising
5 6 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.69%) Electronics
6 5 (2.69%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.08%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 88 (47.31%) Developer
2 38 (20.43%) Analyst
3 33 (17.74%) SQL Developer
4 20 (10.75%) DBA
5 17 (9.14%) SQL DBA
6 14 (7.53%) Senior Developer
7 12 (6.45%) .NET Developer
8 11 (5.91%) C# Developer
8 11 (5.91%) SQL Analyst
8 11 (5.91%) SSIS Developer
9 10 (5.38%) Java Developer
10 9 (4.84%) Administrator
11 8 (4.30%) Data Analyst
12 7 (3.76%) Consultant
12 7 (3.76%) Insight Analyst
12 7 (3.76%) Tester
13 6 (3.23%) Oracle Developer
13 6 (3.23%) Systems Analyst
14 5 (2.69%) Architect
14 5 (2.69%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (19.35%) .NET
2 24 (12.90%) HTML
3 22 (11.83%) Web Services
4 21 (11.29%) CSS
5 20 (10.75%) REST
6 19 (10.22%) SOAP
7 15 (8.06%) AngularJS
7 15 (8.06%) ASP.NET
8 10 (5.38%) HTML5
8 10 (5.38%) WCF
9 9 (4.84%) XML
10 8 (4.30%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (4.30%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (4.30%) Spring
11 7 (3.76%) jQuery
12 6 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
13 5 (2.69%) Ajax
14 4 (2.15%) Cocoa
14 4 (2.15%) CSS3
14 4 (2.15%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.91%) Clustering
3 10 (5.38%) Data Structures
4 5 (2.69%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.69%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.69%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.15%) User Experience
6 3 (1.61%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.61%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.08%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (1.08%) FMCG
7 2 (1.08%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.08%) Neural Network
7 2 (1.08%) Replication
8 1 (0.54%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.54%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.54%) iPad
8 1 (0.54%) iPhone
8 1 (0.54%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.54%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.37%) Windows
2 21 (11.29%) Linux
2 21 (11.29%) Unix
3 7 (3.76%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.69%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.61%) AIX
6 2 (1.08%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.54%) Android
7 1 (0.54%) CentOS
7 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (26.34%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (11.29%) ETL
4 18 (9.68%) TDD
5 17 (9.14%) Data Analysis
5 17 (9.14%) Scrum
6 15 (8.06%) MVC
7 14 (7.53%) Analytics
8 12 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (6.45%) Data Management
8 12 (6.45%) Unit Testing
9 11 (5.91%) Migration
9 11 (5.91%) Software Engineering
9 11 (5.91%) SQL Optimisation
10 10 (5.38%) Data Encryption
11 9 (4.84%) Configuration Management
11 9 (4.84%) Data Modelling
11 9 (4.84%) Direct Marketing
11 9 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (4.84%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (15.59%) JavaScript
1 29 (15.59%) T-SQL
2 28 (15.05%) Java
3 26 (13.98%) C#
4 14 (7.53%) PL/SQL
5 13 (6.99%) PowerShell
5 13 (6.99%) Python
6 12 (6.45%) Shell Script
7 9 (4.84%) VBA
8 7 (3.76%) C++
9 5 (2.69%) PHP
9 5 (2.69%) Scala
9 5 (2.69%) VC++
10 4 (2.15%) Apple Swift
10 4 (2.15%) Objective-C
10 4 (2.15%) Ruby
10 4 (2.15%) VBScript
11 3 (1.61%) VB
11 3 (1.61%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.91%) Degree
3 8 (4.30%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.08%) HNC
4 2 (1.08%) PhD
5 1 (0.54%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.08%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.54%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) SDET
2 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (5.38%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (2.69%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.15%) Docker
3 4 (2.15%) LXC
Systems Management
1 10 (5.38%) Failover Clustering
2 5 (2.69%) SCCM
3 1 (0.54%) Ansible
3 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.54%) Puppet
3 1 (0.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (16.67%) Oracle
2 30 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.53%) SAP
4 11 (5.91%) Teradata
5 7 (3.76%) Tableau
6 4 (2.15%) IBM
6 4 (2.15%) VMware
7 3 (1.61%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.08%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.54%) Citrix
9 1 (0.54%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.54%) HP
9 1 (0.54%) Intel
9 1 (0.54%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.54%) Micro Focus
9 1 (0.54%) Percona
9 1 (0.54%) Remedy
9 1 (0.54%) Sonatype
9 1 (0.54%) Splunk
9 1 (0.54%) Telerik
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