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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 91 36 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.28% 10.53% 12.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 29.27% 20.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 22 36
Average daily rate
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£418 £368 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.60% -2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.60 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+12.78% -3.27%
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
273 123 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 57.84% 35.96% 63.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 67 139
Average daily rate £425 £350 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -11.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £275 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 21
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £23.10 £23.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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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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 +4 26 £450 +16.12% 19
Cheltenham +3 21 £419 +9.47% 12
Filton - 2 £400 -
Cirencester - - - - 4
Stroud - - - - 1
Tewkesbury - - - -
Wotton-under-Edge - - - -
SQL
South West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 70 (39.77%) Security Cleared
2 69 (39.20%) Oracle
3 63 (35.80%) DV Cleared
4 54 (30.68%) SQL Server
5 52 (29.55%) PL/SQL
6 49 (27.84%) .NET
7 45 (25.57%) HTML
8 44 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 43 (24.43%) Java
10 42 (23.86%) C#
11 41 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
11 41 (23.30%) Oracle Database
12 40 (22.73%) Web Services
13 36 (20.45%) XML
14 35 (19.89%) CSS
15 32 (18.18%) ASP.NET
15 32 (18.18%) Finance
16 30 (17.05%) Business Intelligence
17 29 (16.48%) Hibernate
18 26 (14.77%) J2EE
19 23 (13.07%) T-SQL
19 23 (13.07%) MVC
19 23 (13.07%) Scrum
19 23 (13.07%) jQuery
20 22 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
20 22 (12.50%) C++
20 22 (12.50%) Python
21 20 (11.36%) Windows
21 20 (11.36%) JPA
22 17 (9.66%) Linux

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 14 (7.95%) JBoss
2 10 (5.68%) IIS
3 4 (2.27%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.27%) Mule
4 2 (1.14%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.14%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.14%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.57%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.57%) SAS
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.57%) Node.js
5 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.27%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (7.39%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (3.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.57%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.14%) SAN
1 2 (1.14%) Internet
1 2 (1.14%) Firewall
2 1 (0.57%) Extranet
2 1 (0.57%) LAN
2 1 (0.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (30.68%) SQL Server
2 41 (23.30%) Oracle Database
3 16 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (8.52%) MySQL
5 14 (7.95%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (7.39%) Oracle9i Database
6 13 (7.39%) Oracle Database 10g
7 11 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (5.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (5.11%) MongoDB
9 9 (5.11%) Relational Database
10 8 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (3.98%) Couchbase
12 6 (3.41%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (2.84%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (2.84%) SQL Server 2000
13 5 (2.84%) RDBMS
14 3 (1.70%) QlikView
14 3 (1.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 16 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
2 14 (7.95%) SoapUI
3 11 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 10 (5.68%) Git (software)
4 10 (5.68%) JIRA
5 9 (5.11%) Subversion
5 9 (5.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 9 (5.11%) ClearCase
6 8 (4.55%) Maven
6 8 (4.55%) JUnit
6 8 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (4.55%) MSTest
6 8 (4.55%) NUnit
7 4 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (1.70%) Toad
9 2 (1.14%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.14%) Mockito
9 2 (1.14%) Ant
10 1 (0.57%) WinRunner
10 1 (0.57%) TestDirector
General
1 32 (18.18%) Finance
2 7 (3.98%) Marketing
3 6 (3.41%) Electronics
3 6 (3.41%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.41%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.84%) Banking
5 2 (1.14%) Retail
5 2 (1.14%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.57%) Advertising
6 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 114 (64.77%) Developer
2 32 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 31 (17.61%) .NET Developer
4 27 (15.34%) Senior Developer
5 25 (14.20%) DBA
6 21 (11.93%) Oracle DBA
7 17 (9.66%) Oracle Developer
8 15 (8.52%) C# Developer
9 13 (7.39%) Analyst
10 11 (6.25%) C++ Developer
10 11 (6.25%) SQL Developer
10 11 (6.25%) Senior Oracle Developer
10 11 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (5.68%) Senior Java Developer
12 9 (5.11%) Consultant
13 8 (4.55%) Oracle Applications DBA
14 7 (3.98%) ASP.NET Developer
15 6 (3.41%) Agile .NET Developer
16 5 (2.84%) OBIEE Developer
17 4 (2.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (27.84%) .NET
2 45 (25.57%) HTML
3 40 (22.73%) Web Services
4 36 (20.45%) XML
5 35 (19.89%) CSS
6 32 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 29 (16.48%) Hibernate
8 26 (14.77%) J2EE
9 23 (13.07%) jQuery
10 20 (11.36%) JPA
11 17 (9.66%) JSF
12 15 (8.52%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (7.95%) EJB 3.0
13 14 (7.95%) JAXB
13 14 (7.95%) EJB
14 13 (7.39%) Spring
15 12 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
16 11 (6.25%) .NET Framework
17 9 (5.11%) WCF
17 9 (5.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.41%) DTV
3 4 (2.27%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (2.27%) N-Tier
3 4 (2.27%) Graphic Design
4 3 (1.70%) NHS
5 2 (1.14%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.14%) PDA
5 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.57%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.57%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.57%) Replication
6 1 (0.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.36%) Windows
2 17 (9.66%) Linux
2 17 (9.66%) UNIX
3 8 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.14%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.14%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (17.05%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (13.07%) MVC
3 23 (13.07%) Scrum
4 17 (9.66%) TDD
5 16 (9.09%) OO
6 15 (8.52%) BDD
6 15 (8.52%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (7.95%) Release Management
8 12 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (5.11%) Workflow
10 9 (5.11%) Data Modelling
11 8 (4.55%) Software Engineering
12 7 (3.98%) SOA
12 7 (3.98%) ITIL
12 7 (3.98%) Time Management
12 7 (3.98%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (3.98%) CQRS
12 7 (3.98%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 52 (29.55%) PL/SQL
2 44 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 43 (24.43%) Java
4 42 (23.86%) C#
5 23 (13.07%) T-SQL
6 22 (12.50%) C++
6 22 (12.50%) Python
7 10 (5.68%) Bash Shell
8 9 (5.11%) VB.NET
8 9 (5.11%) Ruby
8 9 (5.11%) Perl
9 8 (4.55%) C
10 6 (3.41%) VB
11 5 (2.84%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.84%) PHP
12 3 (1.70%) VBScript
12 3 (1.70%) VBA
13 2 (1.14%) VB6
14 1 (0.57%) XPath
14 1 (0.57%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 70 (39.77%) Security Cleared
2 63 (35.80%) DV Cleared
3 15 (8.52%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.41%) Degree
5 3 (1.70%) MCSE
5 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.14%) MCP
7 1 (0.57%) MCSA
7 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.57%) MCTS
7 1 (0.57%) MCITP
7 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.57%) SLA
1 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.70%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.14%) XenApp
3 2 (1.14%) Shibboleth
3 2 (1.14%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.57%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (3.98%) Puppet
2 2 (1.14%) SCCM
3 1 (0.57%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (0.57%) Netcool
Vendors
1 69 (39.20%) Oracle
2 16 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.41%) SAP
4 5 (2.84%) Business Objects
5 3 (1.70%) VMware
5 3 (1.70%) HP
5 3 (1.70%) Citrix
6 2 (1.14%) Cognos
6 2 (1.14%) Progress
6 2 (1.14%) IBM
6 2 (1.14%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.14%) Informatica
6 2 (1.14%) NetApp
6 2 (1.14%) Tableau
6 2 (1.14%) Alteryx
7 1 (0.57%) Veritas
7 1 (0.57%) McAfee
7 1 (0.57%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.57%) Teradata
7 1 (0.57%) DevExpress
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