The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Dundee region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 1 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 11.11% 16.67% 18.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 23.81% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Average daily rate
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£325 - £95
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Programming Languages Category
Dundee
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2 21 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 22.22% 70.00% 69.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 8
Average daily rate £325 £265 £95
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% +178.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 14
Average hourly rate - £33.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
SQL
Scotland

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Dundee region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dundee 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 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) Investment Management
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) SOAP
5 3 (27.27%) Struts
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) XSLT
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) Internet
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
5 3 (27.27%) Java EE
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Dojo
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
5 3 (27.27%) REST
5 3 (27.27%) BPEL
6 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
6 2 (18.18%) Subversion
6 2 (18.18%) MS Office
6 2 (18.18%) ISEB
6 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 2 (18.18%) .NET

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dundee 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 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Support
2 3 (27.27%) Support Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Database Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) SOAP
1 3 (27.27%) Struts
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
1 3 (27.27%) XSLT
1 3 (27.27%) Java EE
1 3 (27.27%) Dojo
1 3 (27.27%) jQuery
1 3 (27.27%) REST
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Web 2.0
1 1 (9.09%) Social Network
1 1 (9.09%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Investment Management
2 3 (27.27%) BPEL
3 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) System Testing
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) ISEB
3 1 (9.09%) OCP
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
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