The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Gloucester region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL 20 13 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 13.70% 20.97% 19.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.04% 52.00% 30.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 30
Average daily rate £400 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £325 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £480 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £25.56
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +7.57%
Programming Languages Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54 25 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 36.99% 40.32% 63.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 16 112
Average daily rate £425 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 18
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
SQL
Gloucestershire

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 15 (40.54%) Windows
2 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
2 15 (40.54%) Finance
3 14 (37.84%) Migration
4 13 (35.14%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (35.14%) Windows XP
4 13 (35.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (35.14%) WSUS
4 13 (35.14%) SCCM
4 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (35.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
5 12 (32.43%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (32.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
6 9 (24.32%) Business Objects
7 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
8 6 (16.22%) Data Modelling
8 6 (16.22%) Toad
9 5 (13.51%) PL/SQL
10 4 (10.81%) Oracle
10 4 (10.81%) Dimensional Modelling
10 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
11 3 (8.11%) MS Office
11 3 (8.11%) VBA
11 3 (8.11%) .NET
11 3 (8.11%) ETL
12 2 (5.41%) SAS
12 2 (5.41%) SharePoint

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 2 (5.41%) SAS
1 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.70%) Lync
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS Office
3 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
2 13 (35.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (35.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (32.43%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.70%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.70%) Essbase
5 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Toad
2 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) PVCS
General
1 15 (40.54%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Technical Specialist
1 11 (29.73%) SCCM Specialist
2 9 (24.32%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Business Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Business Objects Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Solutions Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Data Modeller
7 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (5.41%) SCCM Administrator
8 1 (2.70%) Active Directory Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) C Developer
8 1 (2.70%) MI Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) IT Business Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Project Officer
8 1 (2.70%) Lead Test Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Windows Server Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) .NET
2 2 (5.41%) ActiveX
3 1 (2.70%) Ajax
3 1 (2.70%) JSF
3 1 (2.70%) Java EE
3 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.70%) ADO
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.70%) XML
3 1 (2.70%) J2EE
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (40.54%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Windows XP
2 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.70%) UNIX
3 1 (2.70%) Solaris
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Migration
2 13 (35.14%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (16.22%) Data Modelling
4 4 (10.81%) Dimensional Modelling
4 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
5 3 (8.11%) ETL
6 2 (5.41%) Project Management
6 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.70%) Memory Management
7 1 (2.70%) Database Security
7 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.70%) Document Management
7 1 (2.70%) Resource Management
7 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.70%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (2.70%) Web Development
7 1 (2.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) PL/SQL
2 3 (8.11%) VBA
3 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.41%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) VBScript
4 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.70%) C
4 1 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
2 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) ISEB
3 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (35.14%) WSUS
1 13 (35.14%) SCCM
2 12 (32.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (24.32%) Business Objects
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) Aveksa
4 1 (2.70%) VMware
4 1 (2.70%) HP
4 1 (2.70%) Sybase
4 1 (2.70%) Sun
Gloucester
Huxley Associates
Rate: £440 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Gloucester
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago