The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 38 74 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 15.51% 17.62% 17.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.50% 43.02% 52.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 51 51
Median daily rate £301 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.93% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £28.31 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-1.10% +13.25%
SQL
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
80 172 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 32.65% 40.95% 33.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 133 97
Median daily rate £365 £330 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £10.39 £79.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -86.88%
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 Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Cardiff region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Cardiff region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SQL.

1 35 (38.04%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (33.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (29.35%) SQL Server
4 25 (27.17%) Microsoft
4 25 (27.17%) Finance
4 25 (27.17%) Migration
5 23 (25.00%) Data Migration
6 20 (21.74%) Data Mapping
7 19 (20.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (18.48%) Selenium
9 16 (17.39%) Java
9 16 (17.39%) JavaScript
9 16 (17.39%) SDLC
10 14 (15.22%) Scrum
11 13 (14.13%) ETL
12 12 (13.04%) T-SQL
12 12 (13.04%) XML
13 11 (11.96%) HTML
13 11 (11.96%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (11.96%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (10.87%) jQuery
14 10 (10.87%) JIRA
14 10 (10.87%) Data Analysis
14 10 (10.87%) Test Scripting
14 10 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (10.87%) JMeter
15 9 (9.78%) ISEB
15 9 (9.78%) Oracle
15 9 (9.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 9 (9.78%) Biml

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 6 (6.52%) Apache
1 6 (6.52%) SAS
2 5 (5.43%) MQSeries
3 4 (4.35%) JBoss
3 4 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.17%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.17%) Confluence
4 2 (2.17%) FileNet
4 2 (2.17%) IIS
4 2 (2.17%) LiveCycle
5 1 (1.09%) CMS
5 1 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.09%) Moodle
5 1 (1.09%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.09%) MS Office
3 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (3.26%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.09%) Firewall
2 1 (1.09%) LAN
2 1 (1.09%) VoIP
2 1 (1.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (33.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 27 (29.35%) SQL Server
3 19 (20.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (11.96%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (9.78%) Biml
5 9 (9.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (8.70%) Oracle Database
7 6 (6.52%) MS Access
8 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (5.43%) MySQL
8 5 (5.43%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (4.35%) Data Mining
9 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (4.35%) Star Schema
10 3 (3.26%) Big Data
11 2 (2.17%) HBase
11 2 (2.17%) NoSQL
11 2 (2.17%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 2 (2.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 17 (18.48%) Selenium
2 10 (10.87%) JIRA
2 10 (10.87%) JMeter
3 5 (5.43%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.43%) JUnit
4 4 (4.35%) Burp Suite
4 4 (4.35%) DbUnit
4 4 (4.35%) Spock
4 4 (4.35%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.26%) Subversion
5 3 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.17%) Ant
6 2 (2.17%) Hudson
6 2 (2.17%) Maven
6 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.09%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.09%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 25 (27.17%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (1.09%) Advertising
3 1 (1.09%) Back Office
3 1 (1.09%) Legal
3 1 (1.09%) Retail
3 1 (1.09%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.09%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 37 (40.22%) Analyst
2 31 (33.70%) Developer
3 16 (17.39%) Test Analyst
4 12 (13.04%) SQL Analyst
5 10 (10.87%) DBA
5 10 (10.87%) SQL Developer
6 8 (8.70%) Data Analyst
7 7 (7.61%) Data Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Data Migration Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Migration Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) PHP Developer
8 6 (6.52%) SSIS Developer
9 5 (5.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (5.43%) Oracle DBA
9 5 (5.43%) SQL DBA
9 5 (5.43%) SSIS Analyst
10 4 (4.35%) Java Developer
10 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
10 4 (4.35%) Tester
11 3 (3.26%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.04%) XML
2 11 (11.96%) HTML
3 10 (10.87%) jQuery
4 8 (8.70%) .NET
5 7 (7.61%) SOAP
6 6 (6.52%) CSS
7 4 (4.35%) CSS3
7 4 (4.35%) HTML5
7 4 (4.35%) JSTS
8 3 (3.26%) J2EE
8 3 (3.26%) Kafka
8 3 (3.26%) LAMP
8 3 (3.26%) PCRE
8 3 (3.26%) Regular Expression
8 3 (3.26%) Spring
8 3 (3.26%) Web Services
8 3 (3.26%) Zend Framework
9 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.17%) EJB
9 2 (2.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.26%) Clustering
3 2 (2.17%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.17%) iPad
3 2 (2.17%) Replication
4 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.09%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.09%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.09%) Digital TV
4 1 (1.09%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.09%) NHS
4 1 (1.09%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.43%) Windows
2 4 (4.35%) AIX
2 4 (4.35%) Linux
3 3 (3.26%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.17%) Unix
4 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (38.04%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (27.17%) Migration
3 23 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 20 (21.74%) Data Mapping
5 16 (17.39%) SDLC
6 14 (15.22%) Scrum
7 13 (14.13%) ETL
8 11 (11.96%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (10.87%) Data Analysis
9 10 (10.87%) Test Scripting
10 8 (8.70%) Software Testing
10 8 (8.70%) Test Strategy
11 7 (7.61%) Performance Testing
11 7 (7.61%) V-Model
11 7 (7.61%) Waterfall
12 6 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (6.52%) Document Management
12 6 (6.52%) TDD
12 6 (6.52%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.39%) Java
1 16 (17.39%) JavaScript
2 12 (13.04%) T-SQL
3 7 (7.61%) PHP
3 7 (7.61%) PL/SQL
4 5 (5.43%) VB
5 4 (4.35%) C#
5 4 (4.35%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.26%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.26%) C
6 3 (3.26%) VBA
7 1 (1.09%) Go
7 1 (1.09%) Perl
7 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (9.78%) ISEB
2 8 (8.70%) ISTQB
2 8 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (7.61%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.43%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.17%) BC Cleared
5 2 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.17%) MCSE
5 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) QA
2 2 (2.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (27.17%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.78%) Oracle
3 5 (5.43%) Atlassian
4 4 (4.35%) Cognos
4 4 (4.35%) Zend
5 3 (3.26%) Guidewire
5 3 (3.26%) Informatica
5 3 (3.26%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (3.26%) Teradata
6 2 (2.17%) Adobe
6 2 (2.17%) Cloudera
6 2 (2.17%) ILOG
6 2 (2.17%) Rally
6 2 (2.17%) Splunk
7 1 (1.09%) IBM
7 1 (1.09%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.09%) Tableau
7 1 (1.09%) Veritas
7 1 (1.09%) VMware
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