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 27 September 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
27 Sep 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 79 188 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.46% 21.01% 22.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.86% 51.79% 46.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 84 94
Median daily rate £336 £338 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.37% -3.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £223 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £424 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £44.50 £14.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+212.28% -18.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £33.02 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-18.23% +28.23%
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
256 363 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 43.61% 40.56% 48.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 175 201
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £262 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 2
Median hourly rate £44.50 £55.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.09% +10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 93 (41.33%) Java
1 93 (41.33%) Unix
2 83 (36.89%) Linux
3 82 (36.44%) Finance
4 67 (29.78%) Relational Database
5 65 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (28.89%) Perl
5 65 (28.89%) Sybase
5 65 (28.89%) DB2
6 61 (27.11%) RDBMS
7 60 (26.67%) Spring
8 58 (25.78%) Oracle
9 52 (23.11%) Banking
10 48 (21.33%) OO
11 47 (20.89%) Analytical Skills
12 44 (19.56%) SDLC
12 44 (19.56%) JUnit
13 43 (19.11%) SQL Server
13 43 (19.11%) J2SE
14 41 (18.22%) Microsoft
14 41 (18.22%) OOD
15 40 (17.78%) JMS
16 37 (16.44%) Performance Tuning
17 29 (12.89%) Software Engineering
18 27 (12.00%) HP
19 26 (11.56%) Front Office
19 26 (11.56%) Oracle Database
20 25 (11.11%) Security Cleared
20 25 (11.11%) HTML
21 24 (10.67%) C#

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 10 (4.44%) IIS
1 10 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.22%) OpenStack
3 4 (1.78%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (1.33%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (1.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.89%) GeoServer
5 2 (0.89%) JBoss
5 2 (0.89%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (0.89%) PowerExchange
6 1 (0.44%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.44%) CMS
6 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.44%) SAS
6 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (5.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.56%) MS Office
3 3 (1.33%) MS Project
4 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (4.89%) Summit
2 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (2.22%) Office 365
2 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.78%) DNS
2 11 (4.89%) SAN
3 7 (3.11%) DHCP
4 6 (2.67%) Internet
5 5 (2.22%) Firewall
6 3 (1.33%) VPN
7 2 (0.89%) SSL
7 2 (0.89%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.44%) IPsec
8 1 (0.44%) LAN
8 1 (0.44%) NAS
8 1 (0.44%) WAN
8 1 (0.44%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (29.78%) Relational Database
2 65 (28.89%) DB2
3 61 (27.11%) RDBMS
4 43 (19.11%) SQL Server
5 26 (11.56%) Oracle Database
6 23 (10.22%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (5.33%) Oracle Database 10g
8 12 (5.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (3.56%) MongoDB
10 8 (3.56%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (3.11%) Oracle Database 12c
11 7 (3.11%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (2.67%) DTS
12 6 (2.67%) OLAP
12 6 (2.67%) OLTP
12 6 (2.67%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 6 (2.67%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 44 (19.56%) JUnit
2 7 (3.11%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.11%) LoadRunner
3 6 (2.67%) JIRA
3 6 (2.67%) PVCS
3 6 (2.67%) Talend Open Studio
4 5 (2.22%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.22%) StarTeam
4 5 (2.22%) Subversion
5 4 (1.78%) HP UFT
5 4 (1.78%) Hudson
6 3 (1.33%) Bower
6 3 (1.33%) Maven
6 3 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.33%) Toad
7 2 (0.89%) ERwin
7 2 (0.89%) IntelliJ
7 2 (0.89%) Selenium
7 2 (0.89%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 82 (36.44%) Finance
2 52 (23.11%) Banking
3 26 (11.56%) Front Office
4 18 (8.00%) Retail
5 17 (7.56%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.22%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.78%) Law
7 4 (1.78%) Legal
8 1 (0.44%) Billing
8 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.44%) Marketing
8 1 (0.44%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 115 (51.11%) Developer
2 53 (23.56%) Java Developer
3 28 (12.44%) Analyst
4 21 (9.33%) SQL Developer
5 17 (7.56%) C++ Developer
6 15 (6.67%) Applications Support
7 14 (6.22%) DBA
8 13 (5.78%) Senior Developer
9 12 (5.33%) Business Analyst
10 11 (4.89%) Consultant
11 9 (4.00%) .NET Developer
11 9 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (4.00%) SQL DBA
11 9 (4.00%) Test Analyst
12 8 (3.56%) Scala Developer
13 7 (3.11%) SQL Analyst
13 7 (3.11%) Tester
14 6 (2.67%) Data Warehouse Analyst
14 6 (2.67%) PL/SQL Developer
15 5 (2.22%) Banking Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (26.67%) Spring
2 43 (19.11%) J2SE
3 40 (17.78%) JMS
4 25 (11.11%) HTML
5 22 (9.78%) .NET
6 19 (8.44%) XML
7 13 (5.78%) AngularJS
7 13 (5.78%) Hibernate
7 13 (5.78%) SOAP
8 12 (5.33%) jQuery
9 11 (4.89%) ASP.NET
9 11 (4.89%) CSS
9 11 (4.89%) Web Services
10 10 (4.44%) HTML5
10 10 (4.44%) JSON
10 10 (4.44%) REST
11 8 (3.56%) J2EE
12 7 (3.11%) Ajax
13 6 (2.67%) Apache CXF
14 5 (2.22%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 47 (20.89%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (8.89%) Equity Derivative
3 18 (8.00%) Equities
4 11 (4.89%) Clustering
5 8 (3.56%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.56%) Fixed Income
6 7 (3.11%) Derivative
6 7 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.67%) Replication
8 4 (1.78%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.33%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.33%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.33%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.89%) iSeries
10 2 (0.89%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.89%) Market Risk
10 2 (0.89%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.89%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.44%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 93 (41.33%) Unix
2 83 (36.89%) Linux
3 23 (10.22%) Windows
4 16 (7.11%) Windows Server
5 12 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (4.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (4.00%) AIX
8 6 (2.67%) Windows XP
9 5 (2.22%) Windows 10
10 4 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.78%) Windows 7
11 3 (1.33%) Solaris
12 2 (0.89%) Android
12 2 (0.89%) HPUX
13 1 (0.44%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (21.33%) OO
3 44 (19.56%) SDLC
4 41 (18.22%) OOD
5 37 (16.44%) Performance Tuning
6 29 (12.89%) Software Engineering
7 24 (10.67%) Database Tuning
8 23 (10.22%) Multithreading
9 21 (9.33%) Data Modelling
10 18 (8.00%) ETL
11 16 (7.11%) Migration
11 16 (7.11%) Unit Testing
12 13 (5.78%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (4.89%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (4.44%) Data Migration
14 10 (4.44%) ITIL
15 9 (4.00%) SOA
15 9 (4.00%) Software Testing
15 9 (4.00%) TDD
15 9 (4.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (41.33%) Java
2 65 (28.89%) Perl
3 24 (10.67%) C#
4 20 (8.89%) JavaScript
4 20 (8.89%) PL/SQL
5 18 (8.00%) C++
6 16 (7.11%) T-SQL
7 15 (6.67%) PowerShell
8 12 (5.33%) Python
9 8 (3.56%) Scala
10 7 (3.11%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.22%) VBA
12 4 (1.78%) VB
12 4 (1.78%) VBScript
13 3 (1.33%) C
13 3 (1.33%) CoffeeScript
13 3 (1.33%) Korn
14 2 (0.89%) Bourne shell
14 2 (0.89%) RPG
14 2 (0.89%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 25 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 15 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 12 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (4.89%) ISTQB
5 8 (3.56%) ISEB
5 8 (3.56%) MCSA
5 8 (3.56%) MCSE
6 6 (2.67%) Degree
7 5 (2.22%) MCITP
7 5 (2.22%) MCTS
8 4 (1.78%) CCNA
8 4 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (1.33%) CISSP
9 3 (1.33%) SANS
9 3 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.89%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.89%) OCP
10 2 (0.89%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.67%) QA
2 4 (1.78%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.78%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (8.44%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.33%) Hyper-V
3 11 (4.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.78%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (1.33%) RHEV
5 3 (1.33%) vSphere
6 2 (0.89%) GeoWebCache
6 2 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.44%) Docker
7 1 (0.44%) KVM
7 1 (0.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (3.56%) Netcool
2 5 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (1.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (1.33%) ArcSight ESM
4 3 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.33%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (1.33%) PowerCLI
4 3 (1.33%) QRadar
4 3 (1.33%) SCOM
4 3 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.89%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.89%) HP SiteScope
5 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.89%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 65 (28.89%) Sybase
2 58 (25.78%) Oracle
3 41 (18.22%) Microsoft
4 27 (12.00%) HP
5 17 (7.56%) VMware
6 12 (5.33%) SunGard
7 9 (4.00%) IBM
8 8 (3.56%) Citrix
9 7 (3.11%) MicroStrategy
10 6 (2.67%) Talend
10 6 (2.67%) Veritas
11 5 (2.22%) Intel Security
12 4 (1.78%) CA
12 4 (1.78%) Informatica
12 4 (1.78%) Red Hat
13 3 (1.33%) Altiris
13 3 (1.33%) ArcSight
13 3 (1.33%) MapR
13 3 (1.33%) Siebel
13 3 (1.33%) Symantec
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Nigel Frank International
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