The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Scotland / Dundee
Rank 2 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 5 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 27.78% 14.29% 33.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 62.50% 25.00% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Median daily rate £290 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £325 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.52 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+77.61% -24.93%

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

Programming Languages Category
Dundee
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 44.44% 57.14% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 6
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Dundee

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 26 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 Dundee region with a requirement for SQL.

1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) PL/SQL
2 6 (54.55%) SAP
2 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (54.55%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (45.45%) SAP Data Services
3 5 (45.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) ETL
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
6 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 2 (18.18%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
7 1 (9.09%) Replication
7 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (9.09%) DTS
7 1 (9.09%) VB
7 1 (9.09%) .NET
7 1 (9.09%) SAN
7 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
7 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (9.09%) SLA
7 1 (9.09%) EMC
7 1 (9.09%) HND
7 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (9.09%) Web Development
7 1 (9.09%) Degree

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (45.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 5 (45.45%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (9.09%) DTS
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 1 (9.09%) Power BI
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Business Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Data Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) SAP BI Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) SAP Data Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) EMC VNX
1 1 (9.09%) Life Science
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) PL/SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) HND
1 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) SAP
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Brio
4 1 (9.09%) EMC
4 1 (9.09%) Tableau