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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 198 196 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 21.81% 22.53% 20.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 55.77% 45.90% 49.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 91 60
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£330 £375 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +12.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £455 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.38 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +3.30%
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
355 427 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 39.10% 49.08% 42.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 186 139
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 £423 £450 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+214.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 1 September 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 1 September 2015.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 178 (49.31%) Finance
2 111 (30.75%) Java
3 103 (28.53%) UNIX
4 89 (24.65%) SQL Server
5 83 (22.99%) Oracle
6 69 (19.11%) Banking
7 64 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
7 64 (17.73%) Sybase
8 61 (16.90%) PL/SQL
8 61 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
9 58 (16.07%) Linux
10 57 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 56 (15.51%) Relational Database
12 50 (13.85%) C#
13 49 (13.57%) Business Intelligence
14 47 (13.02%) Performance Tuning
15 46 (12.74%) OO
16 45 (12.47%) Perl
16 45 (12.47%) Spring
17 43 (11.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 42 (11.63%) HTML
18 42 (11.63%) JavaScript
18 42 (11.63%) Shell Script
19 40 (11.08%) ETL
20 39 (10.80%) Data Warehouse
20 39 (10.80%) RDBMS
21 38 (10.53%) SDLC
22 36 (9.97%) Data Modelling
23 35 (9.70%) Data Analysis
24 34 (9.42%) Microsoft

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (3.05%) WebSphere
2 10 (2.77%) Tomcat
3 8 (2.22%) IIS
4 6 (1.66%) JBoss
4 6 (1.66%) WebLogic
4 6 (1.66%) SAS
5 4 (1.11%) Documentum
6 3 (0.83%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.83%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.83%) Node.js
7 2 (0.55%) FileNet
7 2 (0.55%) Apache
7 2 (0.55%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.55%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.28%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.28%) CMS
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 21 (5.82%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (2.22%) MS Office
4 6 (1.66%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.28%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.39%) Loan IQ
2 4 (1.11%) Summit
3 3 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.28%) Agresso
5 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.28%) assyst
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.83%) Taleo
2 2 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.28%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.11%) TCP/IP
1 4 (1.11%) Firewall
2 2 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (0.55%) IP Telephony
2 2 (0.55%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (0.55%) SSL
2 2 (0.55%) VoIP
2 2 (0.55%) HTTP
3 1 (0.28%) FTP
3 1 (0.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (24.65%) SQL Server
2 57 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 56 (15.51%) Relational Database
4 43 (11.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (10.80%) Data Warehouse
5 39 (10.80%) RDBMS
6 31 (8.59%) DB2
7 29 (8.03%) Oracle Database
8 24 (6.65%) SQL Server 2008
9 17 (4.71%) BusinessObjects
10 16 (4.43%) SQL Server 2005
11 15 (4.16%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (3.88%) MS Access
13 13 (3.60%) Oracle Database 11g
14 11 (3.05%) Sybase ASE
15 10 (2.77%) Sybase IQ
16 9 (2.49%) Oracle Database 10g
17 8 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 8 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
18 7 (1.94%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 25 (6.93%) JUnit
2 9 (2.49%) Selenium
3 8 (2.22%) Hudson
3 8 (2.22%) Visual Studio
3 8 (2.22%) Subversion
4 7 (1.94%) Toad
4 7 (1.94%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.66%) Maven
6 5 (1.39%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (1.11%) JIRA
7 4 (1.11%) CruiseControl
7 4 (1.11%) HP UFT
8 3 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.83%) ClearCase
8 3 (0.83%) Artifactory
8 3 (0.83%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.83%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.55%) WatiN
General
1 178 (49.31%) Finance
2 69 (19.11%) Banking
3 23 (6.37%) Investment Banking
4 13 (3.60%) Front Office
5 10 (2.77%) Financial Institution
6 9 (2.49%) Legal
7 7 (1.94%) Retail
8 5 (1.39%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.11%) Back Office
10 1 (0.28%) Advertising
10 1 (0.28%) Law
10 1 (0.28%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 183 (50.69%) Developer
2 115 (31.86%) Analyst
3 61 (16.90%) Java Developer
4 58 (16.07%) SQL Developer
5 44 (12.19%) Business Analyst
6 34 (9.42%) Data Analyst
7 19 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 19 (5.26%) DBA
8 14 (3.88%) SQL Server Developer
9 13 (3.60%) Applications Support
10 12 (3.32%) Senior Java Developer
11 11 (3.05%) Programmer
11 11 (3.05%) Test Analyst
11 11 (3.05%) Oracle Developer
12 10 (2.77%) .NET Developer
12 10 (2.77%) Technical Analyst
12 10 (2.77%) Support Analyst
13 9 (2.49%) Senior Analyst
13 9 (2.49%) Systems Analyst
13 9 (2.49%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (12.47%) Spring
2 42 (11.63%) HTML
3 33 (9.14%) .NET
4 31 (8.59%) CSS
5 24 (6.65%) Web Services
5 24 (6.65%) XML
6 23 (6.37%) JMS
7 22 (6.09%) J2SE
8 21 (5.82%) Hibernate
9 20 (5.54%) J2EE
10 18 (4.99%) JSP
11 13 (3.60%) Servlets
11 13 (3.60%) ASP.NET
12 12 (3.32%) XSL
13 11 (3.05%) iBATIS
14 9 (2.49%) EJB
14 9 (2.49%) DHTML
15 8 (2.22%) Drools
16 6 (1.66%) Ajax
16 6 (1.66%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 61 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (7.48%) Derivative
3 26 (7.20%) Equity Derivative
4 10 (2.77%) Replication
5 9 (2.49%) Fixed Income
6 8 (2.22%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.94%) Equities
7 7 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.66%) Clustering
8 6 (1.66%) Market Risk
9 5 (1.39%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.39%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.83%) NHS
10 3 (0.83%) DTCC
11 2 (0.55%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.55%) Credit Derivative
11 2 (0.55%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 2 (0.55%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.28%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 103 (28.53%) UNIX
2 58 (16.07%) Linux
3 21 (5.82%) Windows
4 7 (1.94%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.11%) Solaris
7 3 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.55%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.55%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.28%) Android
9 1 (0.28%) AIX
9 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (13.57%) Business Intelligence
3 47 (13.02%) Performance Tuning
4 46 (12.74%) OO
5 40 (11.08%) ETL
6 38 (10.53%) SDLC
7 36 (9.97%) Data Modelling
8 35 (9.70%) Data Analysis
9 33 (9.14%) OOD
10 26 (7.20%) Migration
10 26 (7.20%) Software Engineering
10 26 (7.20%) Database Tuning
11 20 (5.54%) Unit Testing
11 20 (5.54%) TDD
12 19 (5.26%) Data Migration
13 17 (4.71%) Wealth Management
14 15 (4.16%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (3.88%) Software Testing
15 14 (3.88%) Scrum
15 14 (3.88%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 111 (30.75%) Java
2 61 (16.90%) PL/SQL
3 50 (13.85%) C#
4 45 (12.47%) Perl
5 42 (11.63%) JavaScript
5 42 (11.63%) Shell Script
6 31 (8.59%) T-SQL
7 28 (7.76%) VBA
8 12 (3.32%) C++
9 11 (3.05%) Python
10 6 (1.66%) Scala
11 3 (0.83%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.83%) Korn
11 3 (0.83%) VB
12 2 (0.55%) C
12 2 (0.55%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.28%) XPath
13 1 (0.28%) RPG IV
13 1 (0.28%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.28%) RPG
Qualifications
1 15 (4.16%) Security Cleared
2 11 (3.05%) Degree
3 5 (1.39%) ISEB
4 4 (1.11%) MCSE
4 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.11%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (0.55%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.28%) MCSA
7 1 (0.28%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.28%) MCTS
7 1 (0.28%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.32%) Data Quality
2 11 (3.05%) QA
3 5 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.83%) COREP
5 3 (0.83%) FINREP
System Software
1 4 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (0.83%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.83%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.55%) vSphere
3 2 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.83%) Data Guard
2 3 (0.83%) Control-M
3 2 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.28%) SCCM
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Statspack
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.28%) logstash
Vendors
1 83 (22.99%) Oracle
2 64 (17.73%) Sybase
3 34 (9.42%) Microsoft
4 11 (3.05%) Informatica
5 9 (2.49%) Teradata
6 8 (2.22%) Cognos
7 7 (1.94%) Citrix
7 7 (1.94%) VMware
8 5 (1.39%) IBM
8 5 (1.39%) Perforce
8 5 (1.39%) SAP
9 3 (0.83%) Trillium
9 3 (0.83%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.83%) Tableau
10 2 (0.55%) Talend
10 2 (0.55%) Netezza
10 2 (0.55%) Remedy
10 2 (0.55%) Cisco
10 2 (0.55%) Actuate
11 1 (0.28%) McAfee
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