The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL 19 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 16.81% 22.67% 13.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.72% 47.22% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 5
Average daily rate
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£421 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.81% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £300 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £377 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £43.75 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +103.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £25.37
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
39 36 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 34.51% 48.00% 48.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 28
Average daily rate £405 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £200 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.86%
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 Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 12 (48.00%) Oracle
2 11 (44.00%) PL/SQL
2 11 (44.00%) Informatica
3 10 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (28.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (28.00%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (24.00%) Migration
6 6 (24.00%) Data Migration
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (20.00%) Finance
7 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
8 4 (16.00%) Oracle9i Database
8 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (16.00%) ClearCase
8 4 (16.00%) .NET
8 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (16.00%) Validation
8 4 (16.00%) ETL
8 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
8 4 (16.00%) Data Validation
8 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (16.00%) DV Cleared
8 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
8 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
9 3 (12.00%) SCADA
9 3 (12.00%) WPF

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) ENOVIA
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.00%) Teamcenter
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (28.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (4.00%) ReportNet
5 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (4.00%) OLAP
5 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) ClearCase
2 2 (8.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Subversion
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Leader
3 3 (12.00%) OBIEE Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Design Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) C++ Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Design Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Informatica Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) webMethods Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) OBIEE Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Informatica Developer
5 1 (4.00%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Data Migration Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
1 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (12.00%) WPF
2 3 (12.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (4.00%) Symfony
3 1 (4.00%) Zend Framework
3 1 (4.00%) Ajax
3 1 (4.00%) HTML5
3 1 (4.00%) REST
3 1 (4.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (4.00%) Middleware
3 1 (4.00%) LAMP
3 1 (4.00%) CSS
3 1 (4.00%) Web Services
3 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) SCADA
1 3 (12.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Migration
1 6 (24.00%) Data Migration
2 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (16.00%) Validation
3 4 (16.00%) ETL
3 4 (16.00%) Data Validation
3 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) Data Mapping
4 3 (12.00%) Workflow
5 2 (8.00%) ERP
5 2 (8.00%) OO
5 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) Release Management
5 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.00%) Python
3 2 (8.00%) C++
3 2 (8.00%) Perl
3 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.00%) Ruby
4 1 (4.00%) PHP
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) ISA Server
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (8.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle
2 11 (44.00%) Informatica
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.00%) webMethods
4 2 (8.00%) Altiris
5 1 (4.00%) Zend
5 1 (4.00%) Teradata
5 1 (4.00%) SAP
5 1 (4.00%) Sybase
5 1 (4.00%) Business Objects
5 1 (4.00%) Cognos
5 1 (4.00%) Siebel
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