The table below looks at the statistics 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 24 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 22.02% 9.84% 18.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 60.00% 37.50% 56.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 11
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£375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £298 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £463 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £48.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.48 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+10.73% -13.83%
SQL
Gloucestershire

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
40 16 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 36.70% 26.23% 31.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 12 19
Average daily rate £375 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £48.50 £21.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.58% -2.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 16 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 17 (45.95%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (35.14%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (35.14%) PL/SQL
3 12 (32.43%) Oracle
3 12 (32.43%) Business Objects
4 10 (27.03%) Finance
5 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
6 7 (18.92%) UNIX
6 7 (18.92%) Data Analysis
7 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
7 6 (16.22%) Banking
7 6 (16.22%) .NET
7 6 (16.22%) ETL
7 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
8 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
8 5 (13.51%) Degree
8 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (10.81%) Infoflex
9 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (10.81%) Retail
9 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
9 4 (10.81%) Java
9 4 (10.81%) Linux
9 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
9 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
10 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (8.11%) Release Management
10 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.41%) SAS
1 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (5.41%) Mule
1 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.70%) MS Project
3 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Internet
2 2 (5.41%) Firewall
2 2 (5.41%) SAN
3 1 (2.70%) LDAP
3 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (8.11%) Xcelsius
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (8.11%) OLAP
6 2 (5.41%) Star Schema
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (5.41%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (5.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.70%) TKPROF
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (2.70%) MySQL
7 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) JUnit
1 2 (5.41%) Toad
1 2 (5.41%) Selenium
1 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.70%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.70%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.70%) Subversion
2 1 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Banking
3 4 (10.81%) Retail
4 3 (8.11%) Retail Banking
5 2 (5.41%) Marketing
5 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.41%) Electronics
5 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (10.81%) PL/SQL Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Business Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Solutions Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Automated Tester
7 2 (5.41%) Excel VBA Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Excel Developer
7 2 (5.41%) VBA Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Tester
7 2 (5.41%) Server Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Data Modeller
8 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) .NET
2 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.41%) Web Services
4 1 (2.70%) XML
4 1 (2.70%) XSD
4 1 (2.70%) XSLT
4 1 (2.70%) XML Schema
4 1 (2.70%) Middleware
4 1 (2.70%) JPA
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Data Extraction
2 2 (5.41%) DTV
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Replication
3 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) UNIX
2 4 (10.81%) Linux
3 3 (8.11%) Windows
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (18.92%) Data Analysis
3 6 (16.22%) ETL
3 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
4 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
5 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.11%) Release Management
7 2 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Project Planning
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (5.41%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.41%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (5.41%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.41%) Inmon Methodology
7 2 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.41%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.41%) Information Management
8 1 (2.70%) Document Management
8 1 (2.70%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) PL/SQL
2 4 (10.81%) Java
3 3 (8.11%) VBA
3 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
3 3 (8.11%) C#
4 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.41%) VBScript
4 2 (5.41%) VB
4 2 (5.41%) Ruby
5 1 (2.70%) XPath
5 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.51%) Degree
3 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.11%) ISEB
4 3 (8.11%) ISTQB
5 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
5 2 (5.41%) MCP
5 2 (5.41%) HNC
5 2 (5.41%) HND
5 2 (5.41%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) ISA Server
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.70%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Oracle
1 12 (32.43%) Business Objects
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Infoflex
3 3 (8.11%) VMware
3 3 (8.11%) NetApp
4 2 (5.41%) HP
4 2 (5.41%) Citrix
4 2 (5.41%) SAP
4 2 (5.41%) JBoss
4 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.70%) Teradata
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
Gloucester
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
TEKsystems
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
Huxley Associates
Rate: £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
Hudson - London
Rate: £280 - £330 per day
Posted: 7 days ago