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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 85 36 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 16.60% 12.16% 13.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.17% 41.86% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 20 31
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £232 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £403 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Average hourly rate £10.50 £30.00 £54.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.00% -44.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.20 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -9.33%
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 86 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 45.90% 29.05% 59.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 43 103
Average daily rate £438 £295 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.30% -23.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 29
Average hourly rate £39.00 £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £14.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £30.50 £48.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
Cheltenham +2 27 £450 +38.46% 5
Gloucester 0 19 £400 +45.45% 5
Cirencester +3 6 £250 - 1
Tewkesbury -2 5 - -
Dursley - - - -
Stroud - - - - 1
SQL
South West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (38.20%) Oracle
2 63 (35.39%) PL/SQL
3 49 (27.53%) Security Cleared
4 44 (24.72%) DV Cleared
5 42 (23.60%) Finance
6 40 (22.47%) Business Intelligence
6 40 (22.47%) Oracle Database
7 37 (20.79%) SQL Server
8 34 (19.10%) HTML
8 34 (19.10%) Java
8 34 (19.10%) .NET
8 34 (19.10%) XML
9 31 (17.42%) JavaScript
10 29 (16.29%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (15.73%) C#
12 27 (15.17%) T-SQL
12 27 (15.17%) Business Objects
12 27 (15.17%) Data Warehouse
13 25 (14.04%) CSS
14 24 (13.48%) Web Services
15 23 (12.92%) Hibernate
15 23 (12.92%) C++
16 22 (12.36%) UNIX
17 20 (11.24%) Release Management
18 19 (10.67%) jQuery
18 19 (10.67%) Banking
19 18 (10.11%) Microsoft
19 18 (10.11%) Oracle BI EE
19 18 (10.11%) Relational Database
20 17 (9.55%) ASP.NET

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 9 (5.06%) WebSphere Application Server
1 9 (5.06%) Tomcat
1 9 (5.06%) WebSphere
2 8 (4.49%) JBoss
3 6 (3.37%) IIS
4 4 (2.25%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.12%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.56%) SAS
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.56%) Apache
6 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.56%) Mule
6 1 (0.56%) Node.js
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 9 (5.06%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.49%) MS Office
3 2 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (7.30%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (5.62%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (2.81%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (2.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Manufacturing
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.69%) Internet
2 2 (1.12%) Firewall
2 2 (1.12%) SAN
3 1 (0.56%) LDAP
3 1 (0.56%) LAN
3 1 (0.56%) WAN
3 1 (0.56%) HTTP
3 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (22.47%) Oracle Database
2 37 (20.79%) SQL Server
3 27 (15.17%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (10.11%) Oracle BI EE
4 18 (10.11%) Relational Database
5 16 (8.99%) RDBMS
6 15 (8.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (7.87%) Oracle Database 11g
8 13 (7.30%) Oracle9i Database
8 13 (7.30%) Oracle Database 10g
9 11 (6.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 10 (5.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (5.06%) BusinessObjects XI
12 8 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (3.37%) SQL Server 2000
13 6 (3.37%) MySQL
14 5 (2.81%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (2.81%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (2.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 16 (8.99%) Oracle APEX
2 13 (7.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 13 (7.30%) Subversion
2 13 (7.30%) Git (software)
3 12 (6.74%) ClearCase
4 11 (6.18%) Toad
5 9 (5.06%) Visual Studio
6 8 (4.49%) JUnit
7 7 (3.93%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (3.93%) SoapUI
8 5 (2.81%) Maven
9 4 (2.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (1.12%) Selenium
12 1 (0.56%) Rational Application Developer
12 1 (0.56%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.56%) WinRunner
12 1 (0.56%) TestDirector
12 1 (0.56%) QuickTest Pro
12 1 (0.56%) ERwin
General
1 42 (23.60%) Finance
2 19 (10.67%) Banking
3 13 (7.30%) Retail
4 8 (4.49%) Retail Banking
5 6 (3.37%) Marketing
5 6 (3.37%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.25%) Electronics
6 4 (2.25%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 115 (64.61%) Developer
2 24 (13.48%) Oracle Developer
3 23 (12.92%) Java Developer
4 22 (12.36%) Analyst
5 19 (10.67%) Senior Developer
6 18 (10.11%) C++ Developer
7 17 (9.55%) SQL Developer
8 15 (8.43%) .NET Developer
9 13 (7.30%) Consultant
10 12 (6.74%) DBA
11 10 (5.62%) Business Analyst
12 9 (5.06%) C# Developer
13 8 (4.49%) Oracle DBA
13 8 (4.49%) Senior Oracle Developer
14 7 (3.93%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 7 (3.93%) C++/Java Developer
14 7 (3.93%) C# .NET Developer
14 7 (3.93%) OBIEE Developer
15 6 (3.37%) Oracle Consultant
15 6 (3.37%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (19.10%) HTML
1 34 (19.10%) .NET
1 34 (19.10%) XML
2 25 (14.04%) CSS
3 24 (13.48%) Web Services
4 23 (12.92%) Hibernate
5 19 (10.67%) jQuery
6 17 (9.55%) ASP.NET
7 15 (8.43%) J2EE
7 15 (8.43%) Spring
8 11 (6.18%) Ajax
9 10 (5.62%) JSP
10 9 (5.06%) Struts
10 9 (5.06%) XSLT
10 9 (5.06%) JDBC
10 9 (5.06%) Spring Security
10 9 (5.06%) SAML
11 8 (4.49%) JSF
11 8 (4.49%) JPA
12 7 (3.93%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.25%) Graphic Design
2 4 (2.25%) DTV
2 4 (2.25%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (1.69%) N-Tier
3 3 (1.69%) Data Extraction
3 3 (1.69%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.12%) Replication
4 2 (1.12%) PDA
5 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.56%) Clustering
5 1 (0.56%) W3C
5 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.56%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.56%) iSeries
5 1 (0.56%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.56%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.36%) UNIX
2 15 (8.43%) Linux
3 11 (6.18%) Windows
4 4 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.25%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.12%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.12%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.56%) AIX
6 1 (0.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (22.47%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (16.29%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (11.24%) Release Management
4 16 (8.99%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (8.43%) Workflow
6 14 (7.87%) OO
6 14 (7.87%) Business Analysis
7 12 (6.74%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (6.18%) ITIL
8 11 (6.18%) Data Analysis
9 10 (5.62%) Software Engineering
10 9 (5.06%) Software Testing
10 9 (5.06%) MVC
10 9 (5.06%) Scrum
11 8 (4.49%) ETL
12 7 (3.93%) Data Modelling
12 7 (3.93%) PRINCE2
12 7 (3.93%) Validation
12 7 (3.93%) Requirements Analysis
12 7 (3.93%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 63 (35.39%) PL/SQL
2 34 (19.10%) Java
3 31 (17.42%) JavaScript
4 28 (15.73%) C#
5 27 (15.17%) T-SQL
6 23 (12.92%) C++
7 15 (8.43%) Bash Shell
8 14 (7.87%) Ruby
9 13 (7.30%) Perl
10 12 (6.74%) Python
11 10 (5.62%) VB.NET
12 7 (3.93%) VBA
12 7 (3.93%) C
13 6 (3.37%) Shell Script
13 6 (3.37%) PHP
14 5 (2.81%) VB
15 3 (1.69%) VBScript
16 2 (1.12%) XPath
17 1 (0.56%) SAS Macro
17 1 (0.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 49 (27.53%) Security Cleared
2 44 (24.72%) DV Cleared
3 6 (3.37%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.81%) Degree
5 3 (1.69%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.69%) MCSE
6 2 (1.12%) MCP
6 2 (1.12%) ISEB
7 1 (0.56%) MCSA
7 1 (0.56%) MCTS
7 1 (0.56%) MCITP
7 1 (0.56%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.69%) QA
2 2 (1.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (5.06%) Shibboleth
2 3 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.69%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.12%) XenApp
3 2 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.12%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.12%) SCCM
1 2 (1.12%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.56%) Netcool
Vendors
1 68 (38.20%) Oracle
2 27 (15.17%) Business Objects
3 18 (10.11%) Microsoft
4 11 (6.18%) Informatica
5 9 (5.06%) IBM
6 8 (4.49%) Infoflex
7 7 (3.93%) Teradata
8 4 (2.25%) VMware
8 4 (2.25%) SAP
9 3 (1.69%) NetApp
9 3 (1.69%) Citrix
10 2 (1.12%) Capita
10 2 (1.12%) HP
11 1 (0.56%) Veritas
11 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.56%) McAfee
11 1 (0.56%) Zend
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