The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL 89 45 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.18% 11.22% 16.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.87% 21.74% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 22 26
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£380 £316 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.15% -15.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £207 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £498 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.25% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +9.09%
SQL
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
235 207 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 53.29% 51.62% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 107 62
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 12
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £34.90 £20.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +4.41%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +19 30 £393 -1.87% 10
Cheltenham +6 26 £408 -6.85% 8
SQL
South West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 68 (37.78%) Oracle
2 64 (35.56%) Security Cleared
3 60 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 56 (31.11%) DV Cleared
5 47 (26.11%) .NET
6 46 (25.56%) C#
7 45 (25.00%) Java
7 45 (25.00%) Finance
8 42 (23.33%) PL/SQL
8 42 (23.33%) HTML
8 42 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
9 41 (22.78%) ASP.NET
10 37 (20.56%) Web Services
11 36 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 34 (18.89%) XML
13 33 (18.33%) JavaScript
14 29 (16.11%) CSS
14 29 (16.11%) Hibernate
15 28 (15.56%) MVC
15 28 (15.56%) Data Warehouse
15 28 (15.56%) Oracle Database
16 27 (15.00%) J2EE
17 23 (12.78%) Scrum
17 23 (12.78%) Windows
17 23 (12.78%) JPA
18 21 (11.67%) JSF
19 20 (11.11%) Python
20 19 (10.56%) Microsoft
20 19 (10.56%) Stakeholder Management
21 18 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 15 (8.33%) JBoss
2 10 (5.56%) SAS
3 6 (3.33%) Mule
3 6 (3.33%) IIS
4 2 (1.11%) Mule ESB
4 2 (1.11%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.56%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.22%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) MS Project
3 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (6.11%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (4.44%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (3.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (1.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (1.11%) Agresso
6 1 (0.56%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.22%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.56%) Sage Pay
5 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.67%) DHCP
1 3 (1.67%) DNS
2 2 (1.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.56%) Intranet
3 1 (0.56%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 28 (15.56%) Data Warehouse
2 28 (15.56%) Oracle Database
3 14 (7.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (7.78%) MongoDB
3 14 (7.78%) MySQL
4 13 (7.22%) Oracle Database 10g
4 13 (7.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 12 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database
6 11 (6.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (6.11%) BusinessObjects XI
7 8 (4.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 7 (3.89%) Couchbase
8 7 (3.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 7 (3.89%) Oracle BI EE
9 6 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 16 (8.89%) Oracle APEX
2 15 (8.33%) SoapUI
3 12 (6.67%) JIRA
4 10 (5.56%) JUnit
5 9 (5.00%) Visual Studio
6 8 (4.44%) NUnit
6 8 (4.44%) MSTest
7 7 (3.89%) Maven
7 7 (3.89%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (2.78%) Mockito
9 4 (2.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (1.67%) FinalBuilder
11 2 (1.11%) Jenkins
11 2 (1.11%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.11%) Toad
11 2 (1.11%) Ant
11 2 (1.11%) JMeter
11 2 (1.11%) JBehave
11 2 (1.11%) Selenium
12 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
General
1 45 (25.00%) Finance
2 9 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 7 (3.89%) Electronics
3 7 (3.89%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.89%) Marketing
4 6 (3.33%) Banking
5 2 (1.11%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.11%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.11%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.56%) Back Office
6 1 (0.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 112 (62.22%) Developer
2 34 (18.89%) Java Developer
3 27 (15.00%) .NET Developer
4 18 (10.00%) Analyst
5 17 (9.44%) Senior Developer
6 15 (8.33%) DBA
7 13 (7.22%) Oracle DBA
8 12 (6.67%) Consultant
8 12 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (6.11%) C# Developer
9 11 (6.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 11 (6.11%) Oracle Developer
10 9 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (3.89%) SQL Developer
11 7 (3.89%) Software Engineer
11 7 (3.89%) C# .NET Developer
12 6 (3.33%) Agile .NET Developer
12 6 (3.33%) C++ Developer
13 5 (2.78%) Web Developer
13 5 (2.78%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (26.11%) .NET
2 42 (23.33%) HTML
3 41 (22.78%) ASP.NET
4 37 (20.56%) Web Services
5 34 (18.89%) XML
6 29 (16.11%) CSS
6 29 (16.11%) Hibernate
7 27 (15.00%) J2EE
8 23 (12.78%) JPA
9 21 (11.67%) JSF
10 18 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 17 (9.44%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (9.44%) .NET Framework
12 15 (8.33%) JAXB
12 15 (8.33%) EJB
12 15 (8.33%) EJB 3.0
13 10 (5.56%) Spring
13 10 (5.56%) RESTful
13 10 (5.56%) WCF
14 9 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.56%) NHS
3 7 (3.89%) DTV
4 3 (1.67%) Clustering
4 3 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (1.67%) Mathematics
4 3 (1.67%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.11%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.11%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.11%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.78%) Windows
2 16 (8.89%) UNIX
3 11 (6.11%) Linux
4 9 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (15.56%) MVC
4 23 (12.78%) Scrum
5 19 (10.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (8.89%) TDD
7 15 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (7.78%) BDD
9 13 (7.22%) SDLC
10 12 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
11 11 (6.11%) Software Engineering
12 10 (5.56%) Dimensional Modelling
13 9 (5.00%) ITIL
13 9 (5.00%) OO
14 8 (4.44%) E-Commerce
14 8 (4.44%) SOA
14 8 (4.44%) Business Analysis
14 8 (4.44%) Migration
14 8 (4.44%) Data Protection
15 7 (3.89%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 46 (25.56%) C#
2 45 (25.00%) Java
3 42 (23.33%) PL/SQL
4 33 (18.33%) JavaScript
5 20 (11.11%) Python
6 17 (9.44%) C++
6 17 (9.44%) T-SQL
7 14 (7.78%) Shell Script
8 12 (6.67%) VB.NET
9 11 (6.11%) C
10 7 (3.89%) VB
11 6 (3.33%) VB6
12 4 (2.22%) Ruby
13 3 (1.67%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.67%) VC++
13 3 (1.67%) Perl
14 2 (1.11%) VBA
14 2 (1.11%) XAML
15 1 (0.56%) Scala
15 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 64 (35.56%) Security Cleared
2 56 (31.11%) DV Cleared
3 14 (7.78%) Degree
3 14 (7.78%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.22%) HNC
4 4 (2.22%) HND
4 4 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.67%) MCTS
5 3 (1.67%) MCITP
5 3 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.56%) ISEB
6 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (1.67%) Basel II
2 2 (1.11%) SLA
3 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.56%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.67%) Firmware
2 3 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.67%) vSphere
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (3.89%) Puppet
2 3 (1.67%) SCCM
3 1 (0.56%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 68 (37.78%) Oracle
2 19 (10.56%) Microsoft
3 17 (9.44%) Business Objects
4 9 (5.00%) Teradata
5 8 (4.44%) SAP
6 5 (2.78%) Cognos
7 4 (2.22%) HP
7 4 (2.22%) OpenText
8 3 (1.67%) VMware
8 3 (1.67%) Cisco
8 3 (1.67%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.67%) Citrix
9 2 (1.11%) Cerner
9 2 (1.11%) Progress
9 2 (1.11%) JD Edwards
9 2 (1.11%) TOWER Software
9 2 (1.11%) Tableau
9 2 (1.11%) Alteryx
10 1 (0.56%) Nintex
10 1 (0.56%) PayPal
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