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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 13 6
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL 76 34 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 17.43% 9.29% 15.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.15% 18.89% 31.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 21 26
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-29.68% +16.36%
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
244 180 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 55.96% 49.18% 50.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 104 90
Average daily rate £425 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £252 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 15
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £31.00 £27.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £40.50 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Cheltenham +7 25 £413 -5.71% 10
Gloucester +16 23 £375 -11.76% 9
Filton - 2 £400 -
SQL
South West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 69 (41.07%) Security Cleared
2 61 (36.31%) Oracle
3 60 (35.71%) DV Cleared
4 54 (32.14%) SQL Server
5 46 (27.38%) Java
6 44 (26.19%) HTML
7 43 (25.60%) .NET
8 41 (24.40%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (23.21%) C#
9 39 (23.21%) JavaScript
9 39 (23.21%) Web Services
10 38 (22.62%) PL/SQL
11 33 (19.64%) ASP.NET
11 33 (19.64%) CSS
11 33 (19.64%) XML
12 31 (18.45%) Oracle Database
13 30 (17.86%) Hibernate
14 29 (17.26%) Finance
15 28 (16.67%) J2EE
16 26 (15.48%) Business Intelligence
17 24 (14.29%) MVC
17 24 (14.29%) Scrum
18 23 (13.69%) JPA
19 22 (13.10%) Windows
19 22 (13.10%) Python
20 21 (12.50%) JSF
21 19 (11.31%) Microsoft
21 19 (11.31%) C++
21 19 (11.31%) ASP.NET Web API
22 18 (10.71%) T-SQL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 16 (9.52%) JBoss
2 7 (4.17%) IIS
3 5 (2.98%) Mule
4 3 (1.79%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.19%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.60%) SAS
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.60%) Node.js
6 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.60%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 12 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.38%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) MS Project
3 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (10.71%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (4.17%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (1.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.60%) Agresso
5 1 (0.60%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.79%) DHCP
1 3 (1.79%) DNS
2 1 (0.60%) Extranet
2 1 (0.60%) LAN
2 1 (0.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 31 (18.45%) Oracle Database
3 14 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (7.74%) MySQL
4 13 (7.74%) MongoDB
4 13 (7.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (6.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (5.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (5.95%) Oracle9i Database
6 10 (5.95%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (4.17%) Couchbase
7 7 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.98%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (1.79%) QlikView
11 3 (1.79%) SQLite
11 3 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (9.52%) SoapUI
2 12 (7.14%) JIRA
3 11 (6.55%) Visual Studio
4 10 (5.95%) Oracle APEX
4 10 (5.95%) JUnit
5 8 (4.76%) MSTest
5 8 (4.76%) NUnit
6 7 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (4.17%) Maven
7 6 (3.57%) Git (software)
7 6 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (2.98%) ClearCase
8 5 (2.98%) Subversion
9 4 (2.38%) Mockito
10 2 (1.19%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.19%) FinalBuilder
10 2 (1.19%) JBehave
10 2 (1.19%) Selenium
10 2 (1.19%) JMeter
10 2 (1.19%) Ant
General
1 29 (17.26%) Finance
2 8 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.57%) Electronics
3 6 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.57%) Marketing
4 2 (1.19%) Banking
5 1 (0.60%) Billing
5 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.60%) Back Office
5 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.60%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 105 (62.50%) Developer
2 33 (19.64%) Java Developer
3 27 (16.07%) .NET Developer
4 20 (11.90%) Senior Developer
5 19 (11.31%) DBA
6 17 (10.12%) Oracle DBA
7 15 (8.93%) Analyst
8 13 (7.74%) ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (7.14%) C# Developer
10 10 (5.95%) Oracle Developer
11 9 (5.36%) Consultant
11 9 (5.36%) C++ Developer
11 9 (5.36%) Senior Java Developer
12 8 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
13 7 (4.17%) Senior Oracle Developer
13 7 (4.17%) SQL Developer
14 6 (3.57%) Agile .NET Developer
15 5 (2.98%) Software Developer
15 5 (2.98%) Web Developer
15 5 (2.98%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (26.19%) HTML
2 43 (25.60%) .NET
3 39 (23.21%) Web Services
4 33 (19.64%) ASP.NET
4 33 (19.64%) CSS
4 33 (19.64%) XML
5 30 (17.86%) Hibernate
6 28 (16.67%) J2EE
7 23 (13.69%) JPA
8 21 (12.50%) JSF
9 19 (11.31%) ASP.NET Web API
10 16 (9.52%) EJB
10 16 (9.52%) JAXB
10 16 (9.52%) EJB 3.0
11 15 (8.93%) .NET Framework
12 13 (7.74%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (7.14%) jQuery
13 12 (7.14%) WCF
14 10 (5.95%) Spring
15 9 (5.36%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.17%) NHS
3 6 (3.57%) DTV
4 3 (1.79%) Clustering
5 2 (1.19%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.19%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.19%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.19%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.60%) PDA
6 1 (0.60%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.60%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.60%) Replication
6 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.10%) Windows
2 13 (7.74%) Linux
3 10 (5.95%) UNIX
4 9 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.60%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (24.40%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (15.48%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (14.29%) MVC
3 24 (14.29%) Scrum
4 17 (10.12%) TDD
5 15 (8.93%) BDD
6 12 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (7.14%) OO
7 10 (5.95%) Software Engineering
8 9 (5.36%) SDLC
9 8 (4.76%) Release Management
9 8 (4.76%) Migration
9 8 (4.76%) SOA
10 7 (4.17%) ITIL
10 7 (4.17%) E-Commerce
10 7 (4.17%) Progressive Enhancement
10 7 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (4.17%) CQRS
11 6 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 46 (27.38%) Java
2 39 (23.21%) C#
2 39 (23.21%) JavaScript
3 38 (22.62%) PL/SQL
4 22 (13.10%) Python
5 19 (11.31%) C++
6 18 (10.71%) T-SQL
7 10 (5.95%) C
8 6 (3.57%) Bash Shell
8 6 (3.57%) Ruby
8 6 (3.57%) VB
8 6 (3.57%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.98%) Perl
10 4 (2.38%) VB6
11 3 (1.79%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.79%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.19%) XAML
12 2 (1.19%) VC++
13 1 (0.60%) VBA
13 1 (0.60%) PHP
Qualifications
1 69 (41.07%) Security Cleared
2 60 (35.71%) DV Cleared
3 15 (8.93%) SC Cleared
4 8 (4.76%) Degree
5 3 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.79%) MCITP
5 3 (1.79%) MCTS
6 2 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.60%) ISEB
7 1 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.19%) SLA
2 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (2.98%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.79%) Firmware
2 3 (1.79%) vSphere
2 3 (1.79%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (4.17%) Puppet
2 3 (1.79%) SCCM
3 1 (0.60%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 61 (36.31%) Oracle
2 19 (11.31%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.17%) SAP
4 5 (2.98%) Cognos
5 4 (2.38%) HP
6 3 (1.79%) Cisco
6 3 (1.79%) Citrix
6 3 (1.79%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.79%) Teradata
6 3 (1.79%) VMware
7 2 (1.19%) Alteryx
7 2 (1.19%) Tableau
7 2 (1.19%) OpenText
7 2 (1.19%) TOWER Software
7 2 (1.19%) Cerner
7 2 (1.19%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.19%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.19%) Progress
8 1 (0.60%) Sage
8 1 (0.60%) Google
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