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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 27 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 22.69% 24.00% 16.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 40.91% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 3
Average daily rate
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£405 £338 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £377 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +97.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.88 £23.48 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+10.20% -8.74%
SQL
Gloucestershire

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
54 44 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 45.38% 58.67% 44.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 26 18
Average daily rate £431 £325 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.69% -14.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 15 (40.54%) PL/SQL
2 14 (37.84%) Oracle
3 12 (32.43%) Informatica
3 12 (32.43%) Oracle Database
4 11 (29.73%) Security Cleared
5 8 (21.62%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (21.62%) Finance
5 8 (21.62%) Oracle BI EE
6 7 (18.92%) Data Migration
6 7 (18.92%) Migration
6 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (16.22%) ClearCase
7 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
7 6 (16.22%) .NET
7 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (16.22%) DV Cleared
8 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
8 5 (13.51%) Data Validation
8 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis
8 5 (13.51%) Validation
8 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
8 5 (13.51%) HTML
8 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
8 5 (13.51%) RDBMS
9 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
9 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
9 4 (10.81%) ETL
9 4 (10.81%) OO

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) Documentum
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Teamcenter
1 1 (2.70%) ENOVIA
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) Oracle Database
2 8 (21.62%) Oracle BI EE
2 8 (21.62%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
4 5 (13.51%) RDBMS
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (2.70%) MySQL
6 1 (2.70%) OLAP
6 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.70%) ReportNet
6 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) ClearCase
2 4 (10.81%) Subversion
2 4 (10.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.70%) Maven
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Electronics
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) Developer
2 4 (10.81%) Analyst
2 4 (10.81%) Business Analyst
2 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle Developer
2 4 (10.81%) C++ Developer
3 3 (8.11%) Consultant
3 3 (8.11%) Technical Leader
3 3 (8.11%) OBIEE Developer
3 3 (8.11%) Java Developer
4 2 (5.41%) OBIEE Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Informatica Specialist
4 2 (5.41%) Technical Design Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Design Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Data Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Data Migration Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Informatica Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) .NET
2 5 (13.51%) HTML
3 4 (10.81%) Web Services
3 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
4 3 (8.11%) WPF
4 3 (8.11%) Silverlight
4 3 (8.11%) XML
4 3 (8.11%) CSS
5 2 (5.41%) XSLT
5 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
5 2 (5.41%) Spring
5 2 (5.41%) XSD
5 2 (5.41%) DHTML
5 2 (5.41%) J2EE
5 2 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.70%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.70%) WCF
6 1 (2.70%) Symfony
6 1 (2.70%) Zend Framework
6 1 (2.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Clustering
1 3 (8.11%) SCADA
1 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) DTV
2 1 (2.70%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) Migration
1 7 (18.92%) Data Migration
2 5 (13.51%) Data Validation
2 5 (13.51%) Validation
2 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis
2 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
3 4 (10.81%) OO
3 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.81%) ETL
3 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (10.81%) Release Management
3 4 (10.81%) Data Mapping
4 3 (8.11%) Workflow
5 2 (5.41%) ERP
5 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) PL/SQL
2 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.81%) Perl
3 4 (10.81%) C++
3 4 (10.81%) Java
3 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.81%) Python
3 4 (10.81%) Ruby
3 4 (10.81%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.41%) C#
5 1 (2.70%) VB
5 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.22%) DV Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) ISA Server
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) SCOM
1 2 (5.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Oracle
2 12 (32.43%) Informatica
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.11%) Infoflex
5 2 (5.41%) Altiris
5 2 (5.41%) webMethods
5 2 (5.41%) SAP
6 1 (2.70%) Cognos
6 1 (2.70%) Siebel
6 1 (2.70%) Sybase
6 1 (2.70%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.70%) Teradata
6 1 (2.70%) Zend
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