The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 6 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 74 112 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 14.95% 16.84% 15.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.48% 50.22% 37.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 69 75
Median daily rate £363 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £195 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £352 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.41% +0.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.09%

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

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
221 223 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.65% 33.53% 43.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 126 195
Median daily rate £375 £334 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -4.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £203 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £468 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 4
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £22.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.32 - £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 - £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SQL.

1 56 (37.84%) Java
2 52 (35.14%) Unix
3 42 (28.38%) Relational Database
4 40 (27.03%) Linux
5 39 (26.35%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (25.68%) Oracle
7 37 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 36 (24.32%) Finance
9 26 (17.57%) RDBMS
10 25 (16.89%) Spring
11 23 (15.54%) Banking
12 22 (14.86%) DB2
12 22 (14.86%) PL/SQL
12 22 (14.86%) Data Warehouse
12 22 (14.86%) ETL
13 19 (12.84%) OO
13 19 (12.84%) Perl
13 19 (12.84%) C#
13 19 (12.84%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (12.84%) Microsoft
13 19 (12.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 19 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (12.16%) Oracle Database
14 18 (12.16%) Sybase
15 17 (11.49%) HTML
16 16 (10.81%) Python
17 15 (10.14%) T-SQL
17 15 (10.14%) Git (software)
18 14 (9.46%) JUnit
18 14 (9.46%) XML

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (2.03%) Apache Spark
1 3 (2.03%) JBoss
1 3 (2.03%) Oracle Application Server
1 3 (2.03%) Oracle Coherence
1 3 (2.03%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.35%) CICS
3 1 (0.68%) IIS
3 1 (0.68%) SAS
3 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.03%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
1 3 (2.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.08%) DNS
2 7 (4.73%) Internet
3 5 (3.38%) Firewall
4 3 (2.03%) DHCP
4 3 (2.03%) SAN
5 2 (1.35%) VSAN
6 1 (0.68%) IPsec
6 1 (0.68%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.68%) NAS
6 1 (0.68%) SSH
6 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (28.38%) Relational Database
2 37 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 26 (17.57%) RDBMS
4 22 (14.86%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (14.86%) DB2
5 19 (12.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (12.16%) Oracle Database
7 13 (8.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (5.41%) MongoDB
8 8 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (4.73%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (4.05%) Big Data
10 6 (4.05%) Oracle Database 12c
10 6 (4.05%) Power BI
11 5 (3.38%) Apache Hive
11 5 (3.38%) Hadoop
11 5 (3.38%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (3.38%) QlikView
12 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (10.14%) Git (software)
2 14 (9.46%) JUnit
3 12 (8.11%) Maven
4 10 (6.76%) Jenkins
5 8 (5.41%) Hudson
6 7 (4.73%) JIRA
7 5 (3.38%) Selenium
8 4 (2.70%) Ant
8 4 (2.70%) Gradle
8 4 (2.70%) Talend Open Studio
8 4 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (2.03%) Concordion
9 3 (2.03%) JBehave
9 3 (2.03%) LoadRunner
9 3 (2.03%) Moq
9 3 (2.03%) NUnit
9 3 (2.03%) StarTeam
10 2 (1.35%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.35%) IntelliJ
10 2 (1.35%) Subversion
General
1 36 (24.32%) Finance
2 23 (15.54%) Banking
3 4 (2.70%) Front Office
3 4 (2.70%) Investment Banking
3 4 (2.70%) Law
4 1 (0.68%) Billing
4 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.68%) Marketing
4 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (41.22%) Developer
2 27 (18.24%) Java Developer
3 24 (16.22%) Analyst
4 11 (7.43%) SQL Developer
5 10 (6.76%) DBA
6 9 (6.08%) Business Analyst
6 9 (6.08%) Consultant
7 8 (5.41%) Administrator
8 7 (4.73%) Java Engineer
8 7 (4.73%) Java Software Engineer
8 7 (4.73%) Software Engineer
9 6 (4.05%) Data Analyst
9 6 (4.05%) Oracle DBA
9 6 (4.05%) Scala Developer
10 5 (3.38%) PL/SQL Developer
10 5 (3.38%) Programmer
10 5 (3.38%) Tester
11 4 (2.70%) Architect
11 4 (2.70%) Oracle Developer
11 4 (2.70%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.89%) Spring
2 17 (11.49%) HTML
3 14 (9.46%) XML
4 13 (8.78%) HTML5
5 12 (8.11%) .NET
6 11 (7.43%) JSON
6 11 (7.43%) SOAP
7 9 (6.08%) JMS
8 8 (5.41%) J2EE
8 8 (5.41%) J2SE
8 8 (5.41%) jQuery
9 7 (4.73%) ASP.NET
9 7 (4.73%) Hibernate
9 7 (4.73%) REST
10 6 (4.05%) AngularJS
11 5 (3.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (2.70%) Apache CXF
12 4 (2.70%) Apache Flex
12 4 (2.70%) CSS
12 4 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.38%) Equity Derivative
2 5 (3.38%) Fixed Income
2 5 (3.38%) Visualisation
3 4 (2.70%) Clustering
3 4 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (2.03%) CMDB
4 3 (2.03%) Credit Risk
4 3 (2.03%) Data Extraction
4 3 (2.03%) Derivative
4 3 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.03%) Equities
4 3 (2.03%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.35%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.35%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.35%) OTC Derivatives
5 2 (1.35%) Replication
6 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.68%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 52 (35.14%) Unix
2 40 (27.03%) Linux
3 12 (8.11%) Windows
4 7 (4.73%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.05%) AIX
5 6 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.03%) Tru64
6 3 (2.03%) Windows 10
6 3 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.03%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.35%) MVS
7 2 (1.35%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (26.35%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (14.86%) ETL
3 19 (12.84%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (12.84%) OO
4 13 (8.78%) Data Modelling
4 13 (8.78%) Software Engineering
5 12 (8.11%) Migration
6 11 (7.43%) SDLC
7 10 (6.76%) TDD
7 10 (6.76%) Unit Testing
8 9 (6.08%) Change Management
8 9 (6.08%) Data Analysis
8 9 (6.08%) DevOps
8 9 (6.08%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (5.41%) Analytics
9 8 (5.41%) UML
9 8 (5.41%) Waterfall
10 7 (4.73%) Multithreading
10 7 (4.73%) OOD
10 7 (4.73%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 56 (37.84%) Java
2 22 (14.86%) PL/SQL
3 19 (12.84%) C#
3 19 (12.84%) Perl
4 16 (10.81%) Python
5 15 (10.14%) T-SQL
6 13 (8.78%) Shell Script
7 11 (7.43%) JavaScript
8 6 (4.05%) Scala
9 5 (3.38%) C++
10 4 (2.70%) C
10 4 (2.70%) VBA
11 3 (2.03%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.35%) COBOL
12 2 (1.35%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.68%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.68%) Korn
Qualifications
1 7 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (4.05%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.38%) CISSP
3 5 (3.38%) Degree
3 5 (3.38%) MCTS
3 5 (3.38%) SANS
4 4 (2.70%) MCSA
4 4 (2.70%) MCSE
5 3 (2.03%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.03%) MCAD
5 3 (2.03%) MCSD
6 2 (1.35%) MCITP
6 2 (1.35%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.68%) HND
7 1 (0.68%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.05%) QA
2 5 (3.38%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.03%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.68%) Basel II
4 1 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.68%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (6.08%) Docker
2 7 (4.73%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.03%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.03%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.35%) vSphere
5 1 (0.68%) NFS
5 1 (0.68%) RACF
5 1 (0.68%) Samba
5 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (3.38%) ArcSight ESM
1 5 (3.38%) QRadar
2 4 (2.70%) Netcool
3 3 (2.03%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 3 (2.03%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.03%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (2.03%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.35%) PowerCLI
4 2 (1.35%) vRealize
5 1 (0.68%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 1 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 38 (25.68%) Oracle
2 19 (12.84%) Microsoft
3 18 (12.16%) Sybase
4 8 (5.41%) IBM
5 6 (4.05%) Atlassian
5 6 (4.05%) VMware
6 5 (3.38%) ArcSight
6 5 (3.38%) Cognos
6 5 (3.38%) MapR
6 5 (3.38%) Splunk
6 5 (3.38%) Symantec
7 4 (2.70%) Citrix
7 4 (2.70%) Compuware
7 4 (2.70%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (2.70%) Perforce
7 4 (2.70%) Talend
7 4 (2.70%) Veritas
8 3 (2.03%) Infor
8 3 (2.03%) Intel Security
8 3 (2.03%) Remedy
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