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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 13 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL 16 9 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 12.03% 14.29% 28.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.62% 52.94% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 34
Average daily rate
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£425 £440 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £390 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £474 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £57.00 £54.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.58% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Programming Languages Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
65 17 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 48.87% 26.98% 38.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 12 41
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £440 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £57.00 £54.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.58% +159.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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 30 July 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 30 July 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 14 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 9 (32.14%) Oracle
3 9 (32.14%) Finance
4 8 (28.57%) .NET
4 8 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 6 (21.43%) Windows
5 6 (21.43%) ETL
6 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (17.86%) Data Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
6 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
6 5 (17.86%) Business Objects
6 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
7 4 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 4 (14.29%) Java
7 4 (14.29%) Linux
7 4 (14.29%) SAS
7 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (14.29%) Internet
7 4 (14.29%) VMware
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (10.71%) ISTQB
8 3 (10.71%) Degree

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 4 (14.29%) SAS
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (7.14%) Mule
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) SAN
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) LDAP
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (10.71%) OLAP
4 3 (10.71%) Xcelsius
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
5 2 (7.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (7.14%) Star Schema
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (3.57%) Essbase
6 1 (3.57%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (3.57%) OLTP
6 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Selenium
1 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
1 2 (7.14%) JUnit
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) Toad
2 1 (3.57%) PVCS
2 1 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.57%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
2 2 (7.14%) Electronics
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Business Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Solutions Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Server Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Automated Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (7.14%) DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Tester
5 2 (7.14%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Business Objects Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) .NET
2 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.14%) HTML
3 2 (7.14%) Web Services
4 1 (3.57%) Middleware
4 1 (3.57%) Ajax
4 1 (3.57%) XML Schema
4 1 (3.57%) XML
4 1 (3.57%) XSD
4 1 (3.57%) XSLT
4 1 (3.57%) JPA
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) DTV
2 1 (3.57%) Replication
2 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.57%) W3C
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) UNIX
4 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.57%) Solaris
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (21.43%) ETL
3 5 (17.86%) Data Analysis
3 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
4 4 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.57%) Migration
7 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.57%) Change Management
7 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.57%) Web Development
7 1 (3.57%) Resource Management
7 1 (3.57%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 4 (14.29%) Java
3 3 (10.71%) C#
3 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.71%) VBScript
4 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 2 (7.14%) VB
4 2 (7.14%) Ruby
5 1 (3.57%) XPath
5 1 (3.57%) Perl
5 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.57%) VBA
5 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) ISTQB
3 3 (10.71%) Degree
3 3 (10.71%) ISEB
3 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) MCP
4 2 (7.14%) HNC
4 2 (7.14%) HND
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) ISA Server
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
1 2 (7.14%) WSUS
2 1 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (3.57%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle
2 5 (17.86%) Business Objects
3 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.29%) VMware
4 3 (10.71%) HP
4 3 (10.71%) NetApp
5 2 (7.14%) JBoss
5 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix
5 2 (7.14%) SAP
6 1 (3.57%) Sun
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.57%) Sybase
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Yoh
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Yoh
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Yoh Company
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 days ago