The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 4 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 8 13 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 16.00% 13.27% 18.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.78% 28.26% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 25
Median daily rate £316 £553 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.76% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £413 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £630 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £125.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £24.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -14.60%

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
23 46 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 46.00% 46.94% 56.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 62
Median daily rate £375 £425 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -7.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £630 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 7
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.00 £39.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.25 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 February 2017.

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 February 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for SQL.

1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) Data Protection
3 8 (27.59%) Migration
3 8 (27.59%) XML
3 8 (27.59%) Linux
4 7 (24.14%) MySQL
4 7 (24.14%) Windows
4 7 (24.14%) Replication
4 7 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (20.69%) Incident Management
5 6 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
6 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
6 5 (17.24%) C#
6 5 (17.24%) ITIL
6 5 (17.24%) Automated Testing
6 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
6 5 (17.24%) ITIL V3
7 4 (13.79%) Feasibility Study
7 4 (13.79%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (13.79%) Test Planning
7 4 (13.79%) Issue Tracking
7 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
7 4 (13.79%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (13.79%) JIRA
7 4 (13.79%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (13.79%) C++
7 4 (13.79%) HTML
7 4 (13.79%) .NET

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 3 (10.34%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) MySQL
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
3 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) JIRA
2 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.45%) Ant
3 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.45%) InstallShield
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.45%) JUnit
3 1 (3.45%) Maven
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.45%) WiX
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Electronics
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) DBA
3 7 (24.14%) Developer
4 6 (20.69%) SQL DBA
5 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 4 (13.79%) Business Systems Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) C# Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Test Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Administrator
7 3 (10.34%) MySQL DBA
8 2 (6.90%) Build Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) C++ Developer
8 2 (6.90%) C++/C# Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support
8 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
8 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) XML
2 4 (13.79%) .NET
2 4 (13.79%) HTML
3 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.90%) CSS
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.45%) ADO.NET
5 1 (3.45%) COM+
5 1 (3.45%) DCOM
5 1 (3.45%) jQuery
5 1 (3.45%) LINQ
5 1 (3.45%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (3.45%) MFC
5 1 (3.45%) Middleware
5 1 (3.45%) Node.js
5 1 (3.45%) WCF
5 1 (3.45%) Web Services
5 1 (3.45%) WSDL
5 1 (3.45%) XML Schema
5 1 (3.45%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Replication
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 7 (24.14%) Windows
3 3 (10.34%) Android
3 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.90%) Unix
4 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) CentOS
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Data Protection
2 8 (27.59%) Migration
3 7 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (20.69%) Incident Management
5 5 (17.24%) Automated Testing
5 5 (17.24%) ITIL
5 5 (17.24%) ITIL V3
6 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (13.79%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (13.79%) Feasibility Study
6 4 (13.79%) Issue Tracking
6 4 (13.79%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) Test Planning
7 3 (10.34%) Content Management
7 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.34%) Manual Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) C#
1 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
2 4 (13.79%) C++
3 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.90%) Perl
4 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.90%) VC++
5 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.45%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) PHP
5 1 (3.45%) VB
5 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) IBM
2 2 (6.90%) IBM Sterling
2 2 (6.90%) SAP
2 2 (6.90%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat