The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 12 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 10 11 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 10.31% 12.64% 18.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.48% 40.74% 36.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 21
Median daily rate £425 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £352 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.41% +0.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucester region.

Programming Languages Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
29 27 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 29.90% 31.03% 49.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 58
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £125.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1090.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucester region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Gloucester region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Gloucester region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for SQL.

1 19 (73.08%) Oracle
2 18 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (65.38%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (61.54%) PL/SQL
5 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
5 11 (42.31%) Unix
5 11 (42.31%) Finance
6 10 (38.46%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (38.46%) Teradata
7 9 (34.62%) Banking
7 9 (34.62%) SAS
8 8 (30.77%) Shell Script
9 6 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (23.08%) Basel II
9 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
10 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
10 5 (19.23%) Degree
10 5 (19.23%) Dimensional Modelling
10 5 (19.23%) Data Protection
11 4 (15.38%) ISEB
11 4 (15.38%) ISO 9000
11 4 (15.38%) Quality Management
11 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (15.38%) ETL
11 4 (15.38%) ISTQB
11 4 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 9 (34.62%) SAS
2 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) Confluence
3 1 (3.85%) GlassFish
3 1 (3.85%) Mule
3 1 (3.85%) Mule ESB
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (65.38%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
3 10 (38.46%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
4 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (11.54%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
6 3 (11.54%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 3 (11.54%) BusinessObjects XI
6 3 (11.54%) OLAP
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle OLAP
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (11.54%) Star Schema
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (3.85%) Data Mining
8 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
8 1 (3.85%) MySQL
8 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
8 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (11.54%) Subversion
1 3 (11.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (7.69%) Bitbucket
2 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) JUnit
3 1 (3.85%) Maven
3 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.85%) Toad
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 9 (34.62%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Advertising
4 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) DBA
2 5 (19.23%) Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle BI Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (11.54%) SQL DBA
3 3 (11.54%) Test Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) NHS DBA
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle BI Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (7.69%) Teradata Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Test Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
1 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.85%) J2EE
2 1 (3.85%) JSON
2 1 (3.85%) RAML
2 1 (3.85%) REST
2 1 (3.85%) SOAP
2 1 (3.85%) Spring
2 1 (3.85%) WSDL
2 1 (3.85%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) XSD
2 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (7.69%) NHS
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Unix
2 2 (7.69%) AIX
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
2 5 (19.23%) Data Protection
2 5 (19.23%) Dimensional Modelling
3 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (15.38%) ETL
3 4 (15.38%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (15.38%) Quality Management
3 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.54%) Migration
4 3 (11.54%) SDLC
4 3 (11.54%) Test Management
5 2 (7.69%) Analytics
5 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.69%) DevOps
5 2 (7.69%) High Availability
5 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) PL/SQL
2 8 (30.77%) Shell Script
3 3 (11.54%) Java
3 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
3 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
4 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.69%) VBScript
5 1 (3.85%) Groovy
5 1 (3.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) ISEB
2 4 (15.38%) ISTQB
3 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) HNC
3 2 (7.69%) HND
3 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) Basel II
1 6 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (15.38%) ISO 9000
3 1 (3.85%) QA
3 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Oracle
2 10 (38.46%) Teradata
3 3 (11.54%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft