The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 157 180 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.61% 10.63% 10.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.87% 40.09% 30.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 123 78
Median daily rate £390 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.29% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £650 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
- +0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £47.25 £40.38 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.01% -4.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.75 £33.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-23.70% +35.00%
SQL
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
375 449 413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.28% 26.51% 34.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 270 261
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 4
Median hourly rate £47.25 £25.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.29% -32.00%
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 Edinburgh

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SQL.

1 133 (42.36%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (33.44%) Oracle
3 104 (33.12%) Finance
4 76 (24.20%) Java
5 56 (17.83%) C#
5 56 (17.83%) SQL Server
6 53 (16.88%) JavaScript
7 51 (16.24%) PL/SQL
7 51 (16.24%) Banking
8 50 (15.92%) .NET
8 50 (15.92%) Oracle Database
9 46 (14.65%) Web Services
9 46 (14.65%) Scrum
10 44 (14.01%) Python
11 43 (13.69%) Migration
12 42 (13.38%) ETL
12 42 (13.38%) Microsoft
13 41 (13.06%) HTML
14 40 (12.74%) JIRA
15 38 (12.10%) XML
16 37 (11.78%) Linux
17 36 (11.46%) Continuous Integration
18 35 (11.15%) T-SQL
19 33 (10.51%) Windows
20 31 (9.87%) Data Warehouse
20 31 (9.87%) CSS
20 31 (9.87%) BDD
20 31 (9.87%) Subversion
20 31 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
21 30 (9.55%) SAS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 30 (9.55%) SAS
2 27 (8.60%) JBoss
3 15 (4.78%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (2.23%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.91%) GeoServer
6 5 (1.59%) MS Exchange
6 5 (1.59%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.27%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.96%) CICS
8 3 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (0.96%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.64%) CMS
9 2 (0.64%) Drupal
9 2 (0.64%) IIS
9 2 (0.64%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.64%) PowerExchange
9 2 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.23%) MS Office
2 7 (2.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.64%) MS Project
3 2 (0.64%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (6.05%) Markit EDM
2 10 (3.18%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (2.87%) Oracle BPM
3 9 (2.87%) Unit4 Business World
4 5 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.27%) Sonata
6 2 (0.64%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.32%) Endur
7 1 (0.32%) Findur
7 1 (0.32%) Minerva
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.27%) IaaS
2 4 (1.27%) PaaS
3 3 (0.96%) SaaS
4 2 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.64%) Office 365
5 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.91%) SAN
2 4 (1.27%) DHCP
2 4 (1.27%) DNS
3 3 (0.96%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (0.96%) LDAP
3 3 (0.96%) NAS
4 2 (0.64%) LAN
4 2 (0.64%) Network Security
5 1 (0.32%) Firewall
5 1 (0.32%) FTP
5 1 (0.32%) HTTP
5 1 (0.32%) Internet
5 1 (0.32%) SSL
5 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.32%) VLAN
5 1 (0.32%) VPN
5 1 (0.32%) WAN
5 1 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.32%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (17.83%) SQL Server
2 50 (15.92%) Oracle Database
3 31 (9.87%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (6.05%) NoSQL
5 18 (5.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (5.41%) GIS
7 16 (5.10%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (4.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (4.46%) MongoDB
10 11 (3.50%) Relational Database
11 10 (3.18%) QGIS
12 9 (2.87%) DB2
12 9 (2.87%) Oracle BI EE
13 8 (2.55%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (2.55%) PowerCenter
14 7 (2.23%) BusinessObjects
14 7 (2.23%) MySQL
15 6 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 5 (1.59%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 40 (12.74%) JIRA
2 31 (9.87%) Subversion
3 22 (7.01%) Git (software)
3 22 (7.01%) Jenkins
4 15 (4.78%) Hudson
5 14 (4.46%) SoapUI
6 12 (3.82%) Bower
6 12 (3.82%) Selenium
7 11 (3.50%) Maven
8 10 (3.18%) Cucumber
8 10 (3.18%) Eclipse
9 9 (2.87%) ERwin
10 6 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (1.91%) Visual Studio
10 6 (1.91%) WebDriver
11 5 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (1.59%) DBeaver
11 5 (1.59%) Gradle
11 5 (1.59%) Toad
12 4 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
General
1 104 (33.12%) Finance
2 51 (16.24%) Banking
3 14 (4.46%) Retail
4 8 (2.55%) Retail Banking
5 6 (1.91%) Marketing
6 5 (1.59%) Legal
7 4 (1.27%) Advertising
7 4 (1.27%) Law
8 3 (0.96%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.64%) Publishing
9 2 (0.64%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.32%) Back Office
10 1 (0.32%) Billing
10 1 (0.32%) Electronics
10 1 (0.32%) Military
10 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.32%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 129 (41.08%) Developer
2 79 (25.16%) Analyst
3 36 (11.46%) Test Analyst
4 35 (11.15%) Java Developer
5 23 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
6 22 (7.01%) Senior Developer
7 21 (6.69%) Consultant
8 20 (6.37%) SQL Developer
9 16 (5.10%) Senior Test Analyst
10 15 (4.78%) .NET Developer
10 15 (4.78%) Data Analyst
10 15 (4.78%) Systems Analyst
11 14 (4.46%) BizTalk Developer
11 14 (4.46%) Senior Java Developer
12 11 (3.50%) Administrator
12 11 (3.50%) DBA
13 10 (3.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 10 (3.18%) Developer in Test
14 9 (2.87%) Oracle Developer
14 9 (2.87%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (15.92%) .NET
2 46 (14.65%) Web Services
3 41 (13.06%) HTML
4 38 (12.10%) XML
5 31 (9.87%) CSS
6 29 (9.24%) Java EE
6 29 (9.24%) SOAP
7 22 (7.01%) jQuery
8 21 (6.69%) JMS
9 20 (6.37%) XSLT
10 17 (5.41%) AngularJS
10 17 (5.41%) Middleware
11 15 (4.78%) ASP.NET
11 15 (4.78%) Node.js
11 15 (4.78%) Sass
12 12 (3.82%) Hibernate
12 12 (3.82%) JPA
13 10 (3.18%) Drools
13 10 (3.18%) jBPM
13 10 (3.18%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.69%) Credit Risk
3 8 (2.55%) Data Centre
4 7 (2.23%) Data Integration
4 7 (2.23%) Data Structures
5 6 (1.91%) Replication
6 5 (1.59%) Data Extraction
6 5 (1.59%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.27%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.27%) Market Risk
7 4 (1.27%) Private Cloud
8 3 (0.96%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.96%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.96%) Reference Data
8 3 (0.96%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.64%) Clustering
9 2 (0.64%) Photography
9 2 (0.64%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.32%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (11.78%) Linux
2 33 (10.51%) Windows
3 26 (8.28%) Unix
4 19 (6.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (5.73%) Windows Server
6 13 (4.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (2.23%) Windows 7
9 6 (1.91%) AIX
9 6 (1.91%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.96%) Data ONTAP
10 3 (0.96%) OS/2
10 3 (0.96%) zOS
11 2 (0.64%) HPUX
11 2 (0.64%) Solaris
11 2 (0.64%) VMS
11 2 (0.64%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (42.36%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (14.65%) Scrum
3 43 (13.69%) Migration
4 42 (13.38%) ETL
5 36 (11.46%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (9.87%) BDD
7 28 (8.92%) Kanban
8 25 (7.96%) SOA
9 24 (7.64%) SDLC
10 23 (7.32%) Data Modelling
10 23 (7.32%) TDD
10 23 (7.32%) User Stories
11 21 (6.69%) ITIL
11 21 (6.69%) Mentoring
11 21 (6.69%) Stakeholder Management
12 20 (6.37%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (6.37%) Data Analysis
13 19 (6.05%) User Acceptance Testing
14 17 (5.41%) Business Analysis
14 17 (5.41%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (24.20%) Java
2 56 (17.83%) C#
3 53 (16.88%) JavaScript
4 51 (16.24%) PL/SQL
5 44 (14.01%) Python
6 35 (11.15%) T-SQL
7 26 (8.28%) PowerShell
8 15 (4.78%) CoffeeScript
9 12 (3.82%) C
9 12 (3.82%) Perl
10 10 (3.18%) VBScript
11 8 (2.55%) VB
12 6 (1.91%) VBA
13 4 (1.27%) Delphi
13 4 (1.27%) PHP
13 4 (1.27%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.96%) REXX
14 3 (0.96%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.32%) Ada
15 1 (0.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (2.87%) Security Cleared
2 8 (2.55%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.23%) Degree
4 6 (1.91%) ISEB
4 6 (1.91%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.64%) MCITP
7 2 (0.64%) MCSA
7 2 (0.64%) MCSE
7 2 (0.64%) MCTS
8 1 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.32%) HND
8 1 (0.32%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.10%) Disclosure Scotland
2 10 (3.18%) Data Quality
2 10 (3.18%) QA
3 6 (1.91%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (3.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.59%) GeoWebCache
3 4 (1.27%) Docker
3 4 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (1.27%) XenApp
3 4 (1.27%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.96%) NFS
4 3 (0.96%) RACF
4 3 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.64%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.32%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (5.73%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (5.41%) SCCM
3 9 (2.87%) Ansible
4 6 (1.91%) Puppet
5 4 (1.27%) SCOM
5 4 (1.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (1.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (0.96%) OMEGAMON
6 3 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.64%) MAINVIEW
7 2 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.64%) Netcool
8 1 (0.32%) CA Wily
8 1 (0.32%) logstash
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.32%) rkt
8 1 (0.32%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.32%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 105 (33.44%) Oracle
2 42 (13.38%) Microsoft
3 25 (7.96%) VMware
4 18 (5.73%) HP
5 17 (5.41%) Teradata
6 16 (5.10%) CA
7 10 (3.18%) Informatica
8 9 (2.87%) Red Hat
9 8 (2.55%) Charles River
9 8 (2.55%) IBM
10 6 (1.91%) Citrix
10 6 (1.91%) ServiceNow
11 5 (1.59%) BMC
11 5 (1.59%) Symantec
12 4 (1.27%) FNZ
13 3 (0.96%) Brocade
13 3 (0.96%) Cognos
13 3 (0.96%) DevExpress
13 3 (0.96%) NetApp
14 2 (0.64%) Trillium
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