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 2 June 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
2 Jun 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 161 129 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 18.87% 18.43% 27.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 53.49% 36.44% 45.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 68 111
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £251 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £31.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-27.41% +12.72%
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
301 354 553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 35.29% 50.57% 60.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 211 257
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Average hourly rate £31.00 - £12.18
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 - £11.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 - £35.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +1.42%

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 2 June 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 2 June 2015.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 142 (47.81%) Finance
2 89 (29.97%) Java
2 89 (29.97%) SQL Server
3 72 (24.24%) Oracle
4 64 (21.55%) UNIX
5 55 (18.52%) Linux
6 54 (18.18%) PL/SQL
6 54 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 54 (18.18%) Relational Database
7 52 (17.51%) Banking
8 51 (17.17%) JavaScript
9 49 (16.50%) C#
10 46 (15.49%) Business Intelligence
11 45 (15.15%) Performance Tuning
12 44 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 42 (14.14%) Sybase
14 41 (13.80%) XML
14 41 (13.80%) Analytical Skills
15 39 (13.13%) Perl
15 39 (13.13%) Spring
15 39 (13.13%) SDLC
16 37 (12.46%) HTML
16 37 (12.46%) OO
16 37 (12.46%) RDBMS
16 37 (12.46%) Microsoft
17 34 (11.45%) CSS
17 34 (11.45%) Data Analysis
17 34 (11.45%) SQL Server 2008
18 32 (10.77%) .NET

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 10 (3.37%) WebLogic
2 9 (3.03%) IIS
2 9 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.69%) WebSphere
4 6 (2.02%) SAS
4 6 (2.02%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (1.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (1.68%) GlassFish
6 4 (1.35%) Documentum
6 4 (1.35%) JBoss
6 4 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.01%) MS Project Server
7 3 (1.01%) Drupal
8 2 (0.67%) MQSeries
8 2 (0.67%) CMS
9 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.34%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 32 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.35%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.01%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.67%) MS Office
6 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.34%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.68%) Loan IQ
1 5 (1.68%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.34%) assyst
3 1 (0.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.36%) HTTP
2 5 (1.68%) Firewall
3 3 (1.01%) OpenLDAP
3 3 (1.01%) IPsec
3 3 (1.01%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.01%) LDAP
4 2 (0.67%) DNS
4 2 (0.67%) SAN
4 2 (0.67%) Intranet
5 1 (0.34%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (0.34%) NAS
5 1 (0.34%) AMQP
5 1 (0.34%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.34%) Internet
5 1 (0.34%) SSL
5 1 (0.34%) VPN
5 1 (0.34%) LAN
5 1 (0.34%) VoIP
5 1 (0.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (29.97%) SQL Server
2 54 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 54 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 44 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 37 (12.46%) RDBMS
5 34 (11.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 31 (10.44%) Data Warehouse
7 28 (9.43%) DB2
8 22 (7.41%) Oracle Database
9 16 (5.39%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
11 10 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (3.03%) MS Access
13 8 (2.69%) MySQL
13 8 (2.69%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (1.68%) Oracle ODI
14 5 (1.68%) Sybase ASE
14 5 (1.68%) QlikView
14 5 (1.68%) Sybase IQ
14 5 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (6.73%) JUnit
2 14 (4.71%) Visual Studio
3 13 (4.38%) Subversion
4 12 (4.04%) JIRA
5 11 (3.70%) Selenium
6 8 (2.69%) TeamCity
7 7 (2.36%) Jenkins
7 7 (2.36%) Maven
7 7 (2.36%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (1.68%) Hudson
9 4 (1.35%) WinRunner
9 4 (1.35%) TestDirector
9 4 (1.35%) QuickTest Pro
9 4 (1.35%) CruiseControl
10 3 (1.01%) Artifactory
10 3 (1.01%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.01%) FitNesse
10 3 (1.01%) Ant
10 3 (1.01%) JDeveloper
10 3 (1.01%) Toad
General
1 142 (47.81%) Finance
2 52 (17.51%) Banking
3 23 (7.74%) Investment Banking
4 13 (4.38%) Front Office
5 12 (4.04%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.02%) Retail
7 5 (1.68%) Games
8 4 (1.35%) Legal
8 4 (1.35%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.67%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.34%) Advertising
10 1 (0.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 168 (56.57%) Developer
2 75 (25.25%) Analyst
3 47 (15.82%) Java Developer
4 40 (13.47%) SQL Developer
5 29 (9.76%) Data Analyst
6 27 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 22 (7.41%) Business Analyst
8 13 (4.38%) DBA
8 13 (4.38%) Senior Java Developer
9 10 (3.37%) .NET Developer
10 9 (3.03%) Oracle Developer
10 9 (3.03%) C# Developer
10 9 (3.03%) Applications Support
10 9 (3.03%) Test Analyst
11 8 (2.69%) SQL DBA
11 8 (2.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 7 (2.36%) Designer
12 7 (2.36%) Integration Engineer
12 7 (2.36%) Technical Analyst
12 7 (2.36%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (13.80%) XML
2 39 (13.13%) Spring
3 37 (12.46%) HTML
4 34 (11.45%) CSS
5 32 (10.77%) .NET
6 31 (10.44%) Web Services
7 25 (8.42%) JSP
8 22 (7.41%) Hibernate
9 20 (6.73%) JMS
9 20 (6.73%) J2SE
10 18 (6.06%) ASP.NET
11 14 (4.71%) Servlets
12 10 (3.37%) DHTML
12 10 (3.37%) XSL
12 10 (3.37%) EJB
12 10 (3.37%) FIX Protocol
13 9 (3.03%) jQuery
13 9 (3.03%) J2EE
14 8 (2.69%) Java EE
15 7 (2.36%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 41 (13.80%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.39%) Equity Derivative
3 14 (4.71%) Derivative
4 11 (3.70%) Market Risk
5 9 (3.03%) Fixed Income
6 8 (2.69%) Equities
7 6 (2.02%) Clustering
7 6 (2.02%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.68%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.35%) PDA
9 4 (1.35%) PKI
10 3 (1.01%) Enterprise Cloud
10 3 (1.01%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.01%) User Experience
10 3 (1.01%) DTCC
10 3 (1.01%) Web 2.0
10 3 (1.01%) GIS
10 3 (1.01%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 64 (21.55%) UNIX
2 55 (18.52%) Linux
3 18 (6.06%) Windows
4 8 (2.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.02%) Solaris
6 6 (2.02%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.35%) Windows XP
8 4 (1.35%) AIX
9 3 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.34%) Android
11 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.34%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (15.49%) Business Intelligence
3 45 (15.15%) Performance Tuning
4 39 (13.13%) SDLC
5 37 (12.46%) OO
6 34 (11.45%) Data Analysis
7 30 (10.10%) ETL
8 28 (9.43%) Data Modelling
9 27 (9.09%) OOD
10 22 (7.41%) Database Tuning
11 20 (6.73%) Migration
11 20 (6.73%) Software Engineering
12 18 (6.06%) SOA
13 17 (5.72%) Scrum
13 17 (5.72%) Wealth Management
13 17 (5.72%) Data Migration
14 16 (5.39%) Data Transformation
15 15 (5.05%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (5.05%) ITIL
16 13 (4.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 89 (29.97%) Java
2 54 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 51 (17.17%) JavaScript
4 49 (16.50%) C#
5 39 (13.13%) Perl
6 21 (7.07%) VBA
7 20 (6.73%) T-SQL
8 17 (5.72%) Shell Script
9 13 (4.38%) C++
10 9 (3.03%) Python
11 5 (1.68%) Groovy
11 5 (1.68%) Jython
12 4 (1.35%) VB
12 4 (1.35%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.35%) Scala
13 3 (1.01%) XPath
13 3 (1.01%) PHP
14 2 (0.67%) Korn
14 2 (0.67%) VB6
14 2 (0.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (8.42%) Security Cleared
2 17 (5.72%) SC Cleared
3 15 (5.05%) Degree
4 6 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.68%) MCSE
6 4 (1.35%) MCSA
6 4 (1.35%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.35%) MCTS
6 4 (1.35%) MCITP
7 1 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.34%) ISEB
7 1 (0.34%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.04%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.01%) COREP
3 3 (1.01%) FINREP
4 1 (0.34%) QA
System Software
1 11 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.36%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.02%) VMware ESX
4 4 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.34%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.34%) RACF
Systems Management
1 6 (2.02%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 6 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.68%) Netcool
3 4 (1.35%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (1.01%) Data Guard
4 3 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.34%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (0.34%) logstash
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (0.34%) SCCM
5 1 (0.34%) SCOM
5 1 (0.34%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 72 (24.24%) Oracle
2 42 (14.14%) Sybase
3 37 (12.46%) Microsoft
4 15 (5.05%) Business Objects
4 15 (5.05%) Citrix
5 9 (3.03%) VMware
6 6 (2.02%) Teradata
7 5 (1.68%) McAfee
7 5 (1.68%) Informatica
7 5 (1.68%) Veritas
7 5 (1.68%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.68%) Cognos
8 3 (1.01%) Tableau
8 3 (1.01%) ForgeRock
8 3 (1.01%) SAP
8 3 (1.01%) BMC
9 2 (0.67%) HP
9 2 (0.67%) Remedy
9 2 (0.67%) Talend
10 1 (0.34%) Lumension
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