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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 20 16 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 16.53% 13.11% 23.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.78% 33.33% 51.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 15
Median daily rate £380 £333 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -14.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £443 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £33.02 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-19.74% +28.23%
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
72 48 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 59.50% 39.34% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 30 30
Median daily rate £380 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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
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 28 September 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for SQL.

1 17 (44.74%) Oracle
1 17 (44.74%) Finance
2 15 (39.47%) Security Cleared
3 14 (36.84%) Data Protection
4 11 (28.95%) XML
5 10 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (26.32%) Test Scripting
6 9 (23.68%) Automated Testing
6 9 (23.68%) SC Cleared
7 8 (21.05%) C#
8 7 (18.42%) PL/SQL
8 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
8 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (18.42%) Oracle Applications
8 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database
9 6 (15.79%) DV Cleared
9 6 (15.79%) Oracle RMAN
9 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (15.79%) .NET
9 6 (15.79%) MVC
9 6 (15.79%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (15.79%) Shell Script
10 5 (13.16%) JUnit
10 5 (13.16%) C++
10 5 (13.16%) HTML
10 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
10 5 (13.16%) Performance Testing
10 5 (13.16%) JSON
10 5 (13.16%) Maven
10 5 (13.16%) JIRA

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 4 (10.53%) Apache Solr
2 2 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (2.63%) Confluence
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.63%) Mule
3 1 (2.63%) Mule ESB
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.63%) GitHub
1 1 (2.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Firewall
1 4 (10.53%) Network Security
2 1 (2.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (13.16%) OrientDB
4 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
4 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.26%) MS Access
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.63%) MySQL
6 1 (2.63%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
1 5 (13.16%) JIRA
1 5 (13.16%) JUnit
1 5 (13.16%) Maven
2 4 (10.53%) Ant
2 4 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (10.53%) ClearCase
2 4 (10.53%) Eclipse
2 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.53%) JMeter
2 4 (10.53%) Selenium
2 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.26%) FinalBuilder
3 2 (5.26%) SoapUI
3 2 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.63%) EasyMock
4 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (44.74%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Electronics
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) Analyst
3 8 (21.05%) DBA
4 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared DBA
5 6 (15.79%) Test Analyst
6 5 (13.16%) Oracle DBA
6 5 (13.16%) Test Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) C# Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 4 (10.53%) Test and Integration Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Applications Consultant
8 3 (7.89%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) Consultant
8 3 (7.89%) Oracle Applications Consultant
8 3 (7.89%) Oracle Applications Technical Consultant
8 3 (7.89%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (7.89%) Oracle Technical Consultant
8 3 (7.89%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) XML
2 6 (15.79%) .NET
3 5 (13.16%) HTML
3 5 (13.16%) JSON
4 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
4 4 (10.53%) REST
4 4 (10.53%) WSDL
5 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
5 3 (7.89%) jQuery
6 2 (5.26%) ADO.NET
6 2 (5.26%) COM+
6 2 (5.26%) CSS
6 2 (5.26%) Spring
6 2 (5.26%) Web Services
6 2 (5.26%) XML Schema
6 2 (5.26%) XSL
7 1 (2.63%) EJB
7 1 (2.63%) JSF
7 1 (2.63%) SOAP
7 1 (2.63%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) Replication
3 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Linux
1 4 (10.53%) Solaris
1 4 (10.53%) Unix
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Data Protection
2 10 (26.32%) Test Scripting
2 10 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (23.68%) Automated Testing
4 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.79%) MVC
6 5 (13.16%) Defect Management
6 5 (13.16%) Defect Tracking
6 5 (13.16%) Migration
6 5 (13.16%) Performance Testing
6 5 (13.16%) Test Planning
7 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.53%) Issue Tracking
7 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
8 3 (7.89%) OO
8 3 (7.89%) OOD
8 3 (7.89%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) C#
2 7 (18.42%) PL/SQL
3 6 (15.79%) Shell Script
4 5 (13.16%) C++
4 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.53%) VB
5 4 (10.53%) VB6
6 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.26%) Java
7 2 (5.26%) VC++
8 1 (2.63%) Ruby
8 1 (2.63%) Scala
8 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) Security Cleared
2 9 (23.68%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.79%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (10.53%) Data Guard
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) Endeca
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.63%) SAP
3 1 (2.63%) VMware
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