The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 151 137 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.62% 18.19% 26.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 54.12% 36.24% 47.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 55 97
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £254 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £420 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £41.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +9.09%
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 Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
279 378 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 32.56% 50.20% 55.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 189 218
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £55.00 - £11.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

1 153 (47.96%) Finance
2 108 (33.86%) Java
3 83 (26.02%) SQL Server
3 83 (26.02%) UNIX
4 79 (24.76%) Oracle
5 71 (22.26%) Agile Software Development
6 62 (19.44%) Relational Database
7 61 (19.12%) Linux
8 60 (18.81%) PL/SQL
9 59 (18.50%) Banking
10 53 (16.61%) Spring
11 52 (16.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 51 (15.99%) Sybase
13 50 (15.67%) Analytical Skills
14 47 (14.73%) JavaScript
14 47 (14.73%) SDLC
15 46 (14.42%) Perl
15 46 (14.42%) Business Intelligence
16 45 (14.11%) C#
16 45 (14.11%) OO
17 44 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
18 43 (13.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 42 (13.17%) RDBMS
20 36 (11.29%) XML
20 36 (11.29%) HTML
21 35 (10.97%) DB2
22 33 (10.34%) OOD
22 33 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
23 31 (9.72%) Microsoft
23 31 (9.72%) CSS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 11 (3.45%) WebLogic
2 8 (2.51%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.51%) WebSphere
3 7 (2.19%) SAS
3 7 (2.19%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.88%) IIS
4 6 (1.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (1.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (1.57%) JBoss
5 5 (1.57%) GlassFish
6 4 (1.25%) Documentum
6 4 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.94%) MS Project Server
7 3 (0.94%) Drupal
8 2 (0.63%) CMS
8 2 (0.63%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.31%) Apache
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.31%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 28 (8.78%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.88%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.94%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.63%) MS Office
6 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.31%) MS Project
6 1 (0.31%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (2.19%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.57%) Loan IQ
3 2 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.31%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.31%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.25%) Firewall
2 3 (0.94%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (0.94%) LDAP
2 3 (0.94%) HTTP
2 3 (0.94%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.63%) SAN
3 2 (0.63%) Intranet
4 1 (0.31%) Internet
4 1 (0.31%) VPN
4 1 (0.31%) DNS
4 1 (0.31%) LAN
4 1 (0.31%) VoIP
4 1 (0.31%) WAN
4 1 (0.31%) DHCP
4 1 (0.31%) NAS
4 1 (0.31%) AMQP
4 1 (0.31%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.31%) IPsec
4 1 (0.31%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (26.02%) SQL Server
2 62 (19.44%) Relational Database
3 52 (16.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 43 (13.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 42 (13.17%) RDBMS
6 35 (10.97%) DB2
7 33 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
8 29 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
9 26 (8.15%) Oracle Database
10 17 (5.33%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (3.76%) Oracle Database 10g
12 11 (3.45%) MS Access
13 10 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
13 10 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (2.51%) MySQL
16 7 (2.19%) Sybase IQ
16 7 (2.19%) Sybase ASE
17 6 (1.88%) KDB
18 5 (1.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (7.84%) JUnit
2 13 (4.08%) Subversion
3 12 (3.76%) JIRA
4 10 (3.13%) Selenium
5 8 (2.51%) TeamCity
5 8 (2.51%) Visual Studio
6 7 (2.19%) Oracle APEX
6 7 (2.19%) Maven
6 7 (2.19%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.57%) Hudson
7 5 (1.57%) HP UFT
8 4 (1.25%) CruiseControl
8 4 (1.25%) WinRunner
8 4 (1.25%) TestDirector
8 4 (1.25%) FitNesse
9 3 (0.94%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.94%) Artifactory
9 3 (0.94%) Ant
9 3 (0.94%) JDeveloper
9 3 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
General
1 153 (47.96%) Finance
2 59 (18.50%) Banking
3 24 (7.52%) Investment Banking
4 14 (4.39%) Front Office
5 13 (4.08%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.88%) Retail
7 5 (1.57%) Games
7 5 (1.57%) Legal
8 4 (1.25%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.63%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.31%) Advertising
10 1 (0.31%) Back Office
10 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 183 (57.37%) Developer
2 77 (24.14%) Analyst
3 60 (18.81%) Java Developer
4 47 (14.73%) SQL Developer
5 29 (9.09%) Data Analyst
6 26 (8.15%) Senior Developer
6 26 (8.15%) Business Analyst
7 15 (4.70%) DBA
8 14 (4.39%) Senior Java Developer
9 11 (3.45%) C# Developer
10 10 (3.13%) Oracle Developer
11 9 (2.82%) Applications Support
11 9 (2.82%) Test Analyst
11 9 (2.82%) SQL DBA
11 9 (2.82%) Designer
12 8 (2.51%) Technical Analyst
12 8 (2.51%) Programmer
13 7 (2.19%) Solutions Designer
13 7 (2.19%) Administrator
13 7 (2.19%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (16.61%) Spring
2 36 (11.29%) HTML
2 36 (11.29%) XML
3 31 (9.72%) CSS
4 30 (9.40%) Web Services
5 25 (7.84%) Hibernate
5 25 (7.84%) .NET
6 24 (7.52%) JSP
6 24 (7.52%) J2SE
6 24 (7.52%) JMS
7 15 (4.70%) J2EE
8 12 (3.76%) ASP.NET
8 12 (3.76%) Servlets
9 11 (3.45%) Java EE
9 11 (3.45%) jQuery
10 10 (3.13%) XSL
11 9 (2.82%) RESTful
12 8 (2.51%) Ajax
12 8 (2.51%) DHTML
12 8 (2.51%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 50 (15.67%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (7.52%) Equity Derivative
3 21 (6.58%) Derivative
4 12 (3.76%) Market Risk
5 11 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.51%) Fixed Income
7 7 (2.19%) Equities
7 7 (2.19%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.88%) Clustering
9 5 (1.57%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.25%) PDA
10 4 (1.25%) PKI
10 4 (1.25%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.94%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.94%) Web 2.0
11 3 (0.94%) Private Cloud
11 3 (0.94%) Enterprise Cloud
11 3 (0.94%) DTCC
12 2 (0.63%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.63%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 83 (26.02%) UNIX
2 61 (19.12%) Linux
3 16 (5.02%) Windows
4 9 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (1.88%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.88%) Solaris
5 6 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.25%) AIX
7 4 (1.25%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.94%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.31%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (22.26%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (14.73%) SDLC
3 46 (14.42%) Business Intelligence
4 45 (14.11%) OO
5 44 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
6 33 (10.34%) OOD
7 30 (9.40%) Data Analysis
8 29 (9.09%) Data Modelling
8 29 (9.09%) ETL
9 25 (7.84%) Database Tuning
10 23 (7.21%) Software Engineering
11 21 (6.58%) SOA
12 20 (6.27%) TDD
12 20 (6.27%) Scrum
13 18 (5.64%) Migration
14 17 (5.33%) Wealth Management
15 15 (4.70%) Data Migration
15 15 (4.70%) Waterfall
16 14 (4.39%) ITIL
17 13 (4.08%) UML
Programming Languages
1 108 (33.86%) Java
2 60 (18.81%) PL/SQL
3 47 (14.73%) JavaScript
4 46 (14.42%) Perl
5 45 (14.11%) C#
6 30 (9.40%) Shell Script
7 25 (7.84%) VBA
8 18 (5.64%) T-SQL
9 12 (3.76%) C++
10 9 (2.82%) Python
11 5 (1.57%) Jython
11 5 (1.57%) Groovy
12 4 (1.25%) Scala
13 3 (0.94%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.94%) Korn
13 3 (0.94%) XPath
13 3 (0.94%) PHP
14 2 (0.63%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.31%) VB
15 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (7.21%) Security Cleared
2 17 (5.33%) SC Cleared
3 15 (4.70%) Degree
4 7 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.88%) MCSE
6 4 (1.25%) MCSA
6 4 (1.25%) MCTS
6 4 (1.25%) MCITP
6 4 (1.25%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.63%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.31%) ISEB
8 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.76%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.94%) QA
3 3 (0.94%) COREP
3 3 (0.94%) FINREP
System Software
1 8 (2.51%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.19%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.25%) VMware ESX
3 4 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.31%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (1.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 6 (1.88%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.57%) Netcool
3 4 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (0.94%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.94%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.31%) SCCM
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (0.31%) logstash
5 1 (0.31%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 79 (24.76%) Oracle
2 51 (15.99%) Sybase
3 31 (9.72%) Microsoft
4 14 (4.39%) Business Objects
4 14 (4.39%) Citrix
5 7 (2.19%) Informatica
5 7 (2.19%) VMware
6 6 (1.88%) Red Hat
6 6 (1.88%) Teradata
6 6 (1.88%) Cognos
7 5 (1.57%) Veritas
7 5 (1.57%) SAP
7 5 (1.57%) McAfee
8 3 (0.94%) Tableau
8 3 (0.94%) ForgeRock
8 3 (0.94%) BMC
9 2 (0.63%) IBM
9 2 (0.63%) HP
9 2 (0.63%) Talend
9 2 (0.63%) Remedy
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