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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 73 133 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 14.20% 16.69% 16.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 50.19% 36.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 81 60
Median daily rate £345 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £193 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £44.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +30.76%
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
219 265 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 42.61% 33.25% 45.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 149 194
Median daily rate £375 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £193 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £44.50 - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SQL.

1 66 (39.29%) Java
2 65 (38.69%) Unix
3 56 (33.33%) Linux
4 54 (32.14%) Finance
5 52 (30.95%) Relational Database
6 50 (29.76%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (27.98%) Oracle
8 41 (24.40%) RDBMS
8 41 (24.40%) Spring
9 40 (23.81%) SQL Server
9 40 (23.81%) Sybase
9 40 (23.81%) Perl
10 38 (22.62%) DB2
11 32 (19.05%) Banking
12 28 (16.67%) OO
12 28 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 26 (15.48%) JUnit
13 26 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
14 23 (13.69%) Oracle Database
14 23 (13.69%) C#
14 23 (13.69%) Data Warehouse
15 22 (13.10%) JMS
16 21 (12.50%) J2SE
17 20 (11.90%) HTML
17 20 (11.90%) Performance Tuning
17 20 (11.90%) SDLC
17 20 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 19 (11.31%) .NET
19 18 (10.71%) OOD
19 18 (10.71%) Software Engineering

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 6 (3.57%) IIS
2 5 (2.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (2.98%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.38%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (1.79%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.79%) JBoss
4 3 (1.79%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (1.19%) SAS
5 2 (1.19%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.60%) CICS
6 1 (0.60%) CMS
6 1 (0.60%) PowerExchange
6 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.98%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.79%) Summit
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.60%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.36%) DNS
2 7 (4.17%) Internet
3 5 (2.98%) Firewall
4 4 (2.38%) SAN
5 3 (1.79%) DHCP
6 1 (0.60%) IPsec
6 1 (0.60%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.60%) NAS
6 1 (0.60%) SSH
6 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.60%) VPN
6 1 (0.60%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (30.95%) Relational Database
2 41 (24.40%) RDBMS
3 40 (23.81%) SQL Server
4 38 (22.62%) DB2
5 23 (13.69%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (13.69%) Oracle Database
6 20 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (6.55%) Oracle Database 10g
9 10 (5.95%) MongoDB
9 10 (5.95%) Oracle Database 12c
10 9 (5.36%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (3.57%) Big Data
12 6 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (3.57%) Hadoop
13 5 (2.98%) Apache Hive
13 5 (2.98%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (2.98%) Power BI
13 5 (2.98%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 26 (15.48%) JUnit
2 11 (6.55%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.76%) JIRA
3 8 (4.76%) Maven
4 5 (2.98%) LoadRunner
4 5 (2.98%) StarTeam
5 4 (2.38%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.38%) PVCS
5 4 (2.38%) Selenium
5 4 (2.38%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.79%) IntelliJ
6 3 (1.79%) Moq
6 3 (1.79%) NUnit
6 3 (1.79%) Toad
7 2 (1.19%) Ant
7 2 (1.19%) Hudson
7 2 (1.19%) Subversion
7 2 (1.19%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 54 (32.14%) Finance
2 32 (19.05%) Banking
3 10 (5.95%) Front Office
4 7 (4.17%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.38%) Law
6 3 (1.79%) Retail
7 1 (0.60%) Billing
7 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.60%) Marketing
7 1 (0.60%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (50.00%) Developer
2 36 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 18 (10.71%) SQL Developer
4 17 (10.12%) Analyst
5 10 (5.95%) .NET Developer
5 10 (5.95%) C++ Developer
5 10 (5.95%) Consultant
5 10 (5.95%) DBA
6 9 (5.36%) Scala Developer
7 7 (4.17%) Administrator
7 7 (4.17%) Business Analyst
7 7 (4.17%) PL/SQL Developer
8 6 (3.57%) Microsoft Developer
8 6 (3.57%) Oracle DBA
8 6 (3.57%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (3.57%) Tester
9 5 (2.98%) Java Engineer
9 5 (2.98%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (2.98%) Senior Developer
9 5 (2.98%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (24.40%) Spring
2 22 (13.10%) JMS
3 21 (12.50%) J2SE
4 20 (11.90%) HTML
5 19 (11.31%) .NET
6 14 (8.33%) HTML5
6 14 (8.33%) XML
7 12 (7.14%) JSON
7 12 (7.14%) SOAP
8 11 (6.55%) AngularJS
8 11 (6.55%) Hibernate
9 10 (5.95%) ASP.NET
9 10 (5.95%) jQuery
9 10 (5.95%) REST
10 8 (4.76%) J2EE
11 7 (4.17%) Web Services
12 6 (3.57%) Ajax
12 6 (3.57%) Apache CXF
12 6 (3.57%) CSS
13 5 (2.98%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.95%) Equity Derivative
3 7 (4.17%) Clustering
4 6 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.98%) Equities
5 5 (2.98%) Fixed Income
6 4 (2.38%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.38%) Derivative
6 4 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (2.38%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.79%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.79%) Replication
8 2 (1.19%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.19%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.60%) DataPower
9 1 (0.60%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.60%) Minimum Viable Product
9 1 (0.60%) OTC Derivatives
9 1 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 65 (38.69%) Unix
2 56 (33.33%) Linux
3 17 (10.12%) Windows
4 12 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 12 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (6.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (4.76%) AIX
6 8 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (2.98%) Windows 10
7 5 (2.98%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.38%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.79%) Tru64
10 1 (0.60%) Android
10 1 (0.60%) MVS
10 1 (0.60%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (29.76%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (16.67%) OO
3 20 (11.90%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (11.90%) SDLC
4 18 (10.71%) OOD
4 18 (10.71%) Software Engineering
5 17 (10.12%) Data Modelling
6 16 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (8.93%) Multithreading
8 14 (8.33%) ETL
9 12 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (6.55%) Database Tuning
11 10 (5.95%) Unit Testing
12 9 (5.36%) TDD
13 8 (4.76%) Analytics
13 8 (4.76%) Migration
13 8 (4.76%) Software Testing
14 7 (4.17%) Change Management
14 7 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
14 7 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 66 (39.29%) Java
2 40 (23.81%) Perl
3 23 (13.69%) C#
4 17 (10.12%) PL/SQL
5 14 (8.33%) Python
5 14 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 13 (7.74%) JavaScript
7 12 (7.14%) C++
8 9 (5.36%) Scala
9 7 (4.17%) PowerShell
9 7 (4.17%) Shell Script
10 6 (3.57%) VBA
11 5 (2.98%) C
12 2 (1.19%) Bourne shell
12 2 (1.19%) Korn
13 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.60%) COBOL
13 1 (0.60%) VB
13 1 (0.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (6.55%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (4.17%) Degree
3 7 (4.17%) ISTQB
3 7 (4.17%) MCTS
4 6 (3.57%) MCSA
4 6 (3.57%) MCSE
5 5 (2.98%) CISSP
5 5 (2.98%) SANS
6 4 (2.38%) MCITP
6 4 (2.38%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.79%) ISEB
7 3 (1.79%) MCAD
7 3 (1.79%) MCSD
8 2 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.60%) CCNA
9 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.60%) HND
9 1 (0.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.95%) QA
2 5 (2.98%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (2.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (7.74%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 6 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.79%) Docker
3 3 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.19%) vSphere
5 1 (0.60%) NFS
5 1 (0.60%) Samba
5 1 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (4.17%) Netcool
2 5 (2.98%) ArcSight ESM
2 5 (2.98%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (2.98%) QRadar
3 4 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.79%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 3 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.19%) PowerCLI
5 2 (1.19%) vRealize
6 1 (0.60%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.60%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.60%) SCOM
6 1 (0.60%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 47 (27.98%) Oracle
2 40 (23.81%) Sybase
3 28 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.36%) HP
4 9 (5.36%) IBM
5 8 (4.76%) VMware
6 6 (3.57%) Citrix
6 6 (3.57%) Veritas
7 5 (2.98%) ArcSight
7 5 (2.98%) Compuware
7 5 (2.98%) Intel Security
7 5 (2.98%) MapR
7 5 (2.98%) MicroStrategy
7 5 (2.98%) Splunk
7 5 (2.98%) Symantec
8 4 (2.38%) Siebel
8 4 (2.38%) Talend
9 3 (1.79%) Cognos
9 3 (1.79%) Reuters
9 3 (1.79%) SunGard
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