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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 16 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 71 132 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 9.38% 16.18% 16.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.48% 42.72% 40.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 111 120
Median daily rate £363 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £455 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.19% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £33.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.62% +29.80%
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
290 309 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 38.31% 37.87% 40.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 229 278
Median daily rate £370 £368 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -8.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 20
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £13.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £65.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 (43.72%) SQL Server
2 61 (30.65%) Finance
3 42 (21.11%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (20.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 39 (19.60%) .NET
6 33 (16.58%) Windows
7 31 (15.58%) Microsoft
7 31 (15.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 30 (15.08%) Oracle
9 29 (14.57%) Data Warehouse
9 29 (14.57%) Business Intelligence
10 27 (13.57%) MS Excel
11 26 (13.07%) C#
11 26 (13.07%) JavaScript
12 25 (12.56%) ETL
13 23 (11.56%) Unix
13 23 (11.56%) Web Services
13 23 (11.56%) T-SQL
14 22 (11.06%) Linux
14 22 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
15 21 (10.55%) PowerShell
16 20 (10.05%) HTML
16 20 (10.05%) Java
16 20 (10.05%) SOAP
17 19 (9.55%) CSS
17 19 (9.55%) Marketing
18 17 (8.54%) Git (software)
18 17 (8.54%) REST
18 17 (8.54%) TDD
18 17 (8.54%) Scrum

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 12 (6.03%) SharePoint
2 11 (5.53%) SAS
3 7 (3.52%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (3.02%) IIS
5 4 (2.01%) OpenROAD
5 4 (2.01%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.51%) Apache
6 3 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.51%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.51%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.01%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.01%) MS Project Server
7 2 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.50%) Liferay
8 1 (0.50%) Mule
8 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.50%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (13.57%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.51%) MS Office
3 2 (1.01%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.50%) ArcView
4 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.50%) SPSS
4 1 (0.50%) Stata
Business Applications
1 6 (3.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.51%) Maximo
3 4 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.01%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.51%) Oracle Payroll
4 3 (1.51%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.50%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.02%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.51%) TestFlight
4 3 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.51%) GitHub
4 3 (1.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.04%) SAN
2 4 (2.01%) HTTP
3 2 (1.01%) DHCP
3 2 (1.01%) DNS
3 2 (1.01%) Internet
3 2 (1.01%) LAN
3 2 (1.01%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.01%) WAN
4 1 (0.50%) NAS
4 1 (0.50%) Skype
4 1 (0.50%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (0.50%) VPN
4 1 (0.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (43.72%) SQL Server
2 40 (20.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (15.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (14.57%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (7.54%) Ingres
6 14 (7.04%) Relational Database
7 12 (6.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (5.53%) BusinessObjects
8 11 (5.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (5.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (5.03%) MS Access
9 10 (5.03%) Oracle Database
9 10 (5.03%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (4.52%) Azure SQL Database
11 7 (3.52%) MongoDB
11 7 (3.52%) MySQL
12 6 (3.02%) RDBMS
12 6 (3.02%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (2.51%) NoSQL
13 5 (2.51%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (8.54%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.52%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.01%) Cucumber
3 4 (2.01%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.01%) JUnit
3 4 (2.01%) Selenium
3 4 (2.01%) Subversion
3 4 (2.01%) TestComplete
4 3 (1.51%) GoCD
4 3 (1.51%) HP UFT
4 3 (1.51%) JIRA
4 3 (1.51%) PeopleTools
4 3 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.01%) Capybara
5 2 (1.01%) git-flow
5 2 (1.01%) JMeter
5 2 (1.01%) Maven
5 2 (1.01%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.01%) RSpec
6 1 (0.50%) WebDriver
General
1 61 (30.65%) Finance
2 19 (9.55%) Marketing
3 10 (5.03%) Banking
3 10 (5.03%) Retail
4 7 (3.52%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.52%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.02%) Electronics
6 4 (2.01%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.01%) Advertising
7 2 (1.01%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.50%) Back Office
8 1 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 93 (46.73%) Developer
2 44 (22.11%) Analyst
3 34 (17.09%) SQL Developer
4 19 (9.55%) DBA
5 16 (8.04%) SQL DBA
6 15 (7.54%) Senior Developer
7 14 (7.04%) .NET Developer
8 12 (6.03%) C# Developer
8 12 (6.03%) SQL Analyst
9 11 (5.53%) Consultant
10 10 (5.03%) Data Analyst
11 9 (4.52%) Administrator
11 9 (4.52%) Java Developer
12 7 (3.52%) Tester
13 6 (3.02%) Insight Analyst
13 6 (3.02%) Oracle Developer
13 6 (3.02%) SSIS Developer
13 6 (3.02%) Systems Analyst
14 5 (2.51%) iOS Developer
14 5 (2.51%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (19.60%) .NET
2 23 (11.56%) Web Services
3 20 (10.05%) HTML
3 20 (10.05%) SOAP
4 19 (9.55%) CSS
5 17 (8.54%) REST
6 13 (6.53%) ASP.NET
7 12 (6.03%) AngularJS
8 10 (5.03%) WCF
9 8 (4.02%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (4.02%) XML
10 7 (3.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (3.52%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (3.02%) HTML5
12 5 (2.51%) Cocoa
12 5 (2.51%) Cocoa Touch
12 5 (2.51%) jQuery
13 4 (2.01%) JSON
13 4 (2.01%) MDX
13 4 (2.01%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.03%) Clustering
3 8 (4.02%) Data Structures
4 7 (3.52%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.51%) User Experience
6 3 (1.51%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.51%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.51%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.01%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (1.01%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (1.01%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.01%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.01%) iPhone
7 2 (1.01%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.01%) Neural Network
8 1 (0.50%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.50%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.50%) Oculus Rift
8 1 (0.50%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (16.58%) Windows
2 23 (11.56%) Unix
3 22 (11.06%) Linux
4 12 (6.03%) Windows Server
5 8 (4.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (3.52%) Apple iOS
7 5 (2.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.51%) AIX
10 2 (1.01%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.01%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.01%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.01%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.50%) Android
11 1 (0.50%) CentOS
11 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (21.11%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (14.57%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (12.56%) ETL
4 17 (8.54%) Scrum
4 17 (8.54%) TDD
5 16 (8.04%) Analytics
5 16 (8.04%) Data Analysis
6 14 (7.04%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (7.04%) MVC
6 14 (7.04%) Software Engineering
7 13 (6.53%) Migration
7 13 (6.53%) Unit Testing
8 12 (6.03%) Configuration Management
9 11 (5.53%) Data Encryption
9 11 (5.53%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (5.53%) SQL Optimisation
10 10 (5.03%) Data Management
10 10 (5.03%) Data Modelling
11 9 (4.52%) Direct Marketing
11 9 (4.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 26 (13.07%) C#
1 26 (13.07%) JavaScript
2 23 (11.56%) T-SQL
3 21 (10.55%) PowerShell
4 20 (10.05%) Java
5 14 (7.04%) PL/SQL
6 13 (6.53%) Python
6 13 (6.53%) Shell Script
7 11 (5.53%) VBA
8 8 (4.02%) C++
8 8 (4.02%) VBScript
9 7 (3.52%) VB
10 6 (3.02%) Scala
11 5 (2.51%) Apple Swift
11 5 (2.51%) Objective-C
11 5 (2.51%) VC++
12 4 (2.01%) PHP
12 4 (2.01%) Ruby
12 4 (2.01%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.01%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (8.04%) Security Cleared
2 13 (6.53%) Degree
3 10 (5.03%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.51%) HNC
5 2 (1.01%) PhD
6 1 (0.50%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (1.01%) SLA
2 1 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 11 (5.53%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (2.51%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.01%) Docker
3 4 (2.01%) LXC
4 2 (1.01%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.01%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.01%) XenApp
4 2 (1.01%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (5.53%) Failover Clustering
2 8 (4.02%) SCCM
3 3 (1.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (1.51%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.50%) Ansible
4 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.50%) Puppet
4 1 (0.50%) SCOM
4 1 (0.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (15.58%) Microsoft
2 30 (15.08%) Oracle
3 15 (7.54%) SAP
4 14 (7.04%) Teradata
5 9 (4.52%) VMware
6 6 (3.02%) IBM
6 6 (3.02%) Tableau
7 3 (1.51%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (1.51%) Veeam
8 2 (1.01%) Citrix
9 1 (0.50%) Cisco
9 1 (0.50%) Dell
9 1 (0.50%) HP
9 1 (0.50%) Intel
9 1 (0.50%) Intel Security
9 1 (0.50%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.50%) Remedy
9 1 (0.50%) Splunk
9 1 (0.50%) Telerik
9 1 (0.50%) Wyse
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Vivid Resourcing
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
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Bristol, Avon
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Hays Finance Technology
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Bristol, Avon
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Rate: £200 - £225 per day
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CPS Group Limited
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Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
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Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
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Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
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Bristol, Avon
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £250.00 - £280.00 per day
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