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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 92 34 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.31% 9.34% 15.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.11% 20.48% 26.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 23 32
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
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 - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +18.18%
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
262 166 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 57.84% 45.60% 59.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 92 103
Average daily rate £425 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 16
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £30.00 £25.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.20 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.55% +3.42%

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 4 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 4 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
Gloucester +13 25 £413 -2.94% 14
Cheltenham +7 21 £425 +30.76% 11
Filton - 2 £400 -
SQL
South West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 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 74 (41.34%) Security Cleared
2 69 (38.55%) Oracle
3 65 (36.31%) DV Cleared
4 55 (30.73%) SQL Server
5 48 (26.82%) PL/SQL
6 46 (25.70%) Java
7 44 (24.58%) .NET
8 42 (23.46%) HTML
9 41 (22.91%) JavaScript
9 41 (22.91%) Agile Software Development
9 41 (22.91%) Oracle Database
10 40 (22.35%) Web Services
11 38 (21.23%) C#
12 36 (20.11%) Business Intelligence
13 33 (18.44%) XML
13 33 (18.44%) Finance
14 32 (17.88%) CSS
15 29 (16.20%) ASP.NET
16 28 (15.64%) Hibernate
17 27 (15.08%) J2EE
18 23 (12.85%) Python
18 23 (12.85%) Scrum
19 22 (12.29%) Oracle EBS
20 21 (11.73%) MVC
20 21 (11.73%) JPA
21 20 (11.17%) Windows
22 19 (10.61%) Data Warehouse
22 19 (10.61%) T-SQL
22 19 (10.61%) C++
22 19 (10.61%) JSF

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 15 (8.38%) JBoss
2 9 (5.03%) IIS
3 4 (2.23%) Mule
4 3 (1.68%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.12%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.12%) SAS
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.56%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.56%) Node.js
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (7.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.23%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (12.29%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (6.70%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (2.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (1.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.56%) Agresso
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.56%) Extranet
1 1 (0.56%) LAN
1 1 (0.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (30.73%) SQL Server
2 41 (22.91%) Oracle Database
3 19 (10.61%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (8.94%) MySQL
5 15 (8.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (7.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (7.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (6.70%) Oracle9i Database
8 12 (6.70%) Oracle Database 10g
9 11 (6.15%) MongoDB
10 8 (4.47%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (3.91%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (3.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 7 (3.91%) Couchbase
11 7 (3.91%) Relational Database
12 4 (2.23%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (1.68%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.68%) SQLite
13 3 (1.68%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (8.38%) SoapUI
2 14 (7.82%) Oracle APEX
3 12 (6.70%) JIRA
4 10 (5.59%) Visual Studio
5 8 (4.47%) MSTest
5 8 (4.47%) Git (software)
5 8 (4.47%) NUnit
5 8 (4.47%) JUnit
6 7 (3.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (3.91%) ClearCase
6 7 (3.91%) Subversion
6 7 (3.91%) Maven
7 6 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (2.79%) Toad
9 3 (1.68%) Mockito
10 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (1.12%) Ant
10 2 (1.12%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.56%) WinRunner
11 1 (0.56%) TestDirector
General
1 33 (18.44%) Finance
2 7 (3.91%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.79%) Banking
3 5 (2.79%) Marketing
3 5 (2.79%) Electronics
3 5 (2.79%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.56%) Back Office
4 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.56%) Retail
4 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.56%) Advertising
4 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 106 (59.22%) Developer
2 31 (17.32%) Java Developer
3 27 (15.08%) .NET Developer
4 25 (13.97%) DBA
5 24 (13.41%) Senior Developer
6 21 (11.73%) Oracle DBA
6 21 (11.73%) Analyst
7 14 (7.82%) Oracle Developer
8 12 (6.70%) C# Developer
9 11 (6.15%) Consultant
10 10 (5.59%) SQL Developer
11 9 (5.03%) Senior Oracle Developer
11 9 (5.03%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (5.03%) C# .NET Developer
12 8 (4.47%) ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (4.47%) C++ Developer
12 8 (4.47%) Oracle Applications DBA
13 6 (3.35%) Agile .NET Developer
14 5 (2.79%) Business Analyst
14 5 (2.79%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (24.58%) .NET
2 42 (23.46%) HTML
3 40 (22.35%) Web Services
4 33 (18.44%) XML
5 32 (17.88%) CSS
6 29 (16.20%) ASP.NET
7 28 (15.64%) Hibernate
8 27 (15.08%) J2EE
9 21 (11.73%) JPA
10 19 (10.61%) JSF
11 18 (10.06%) jQuery
12 17 (9.50%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (8.38%) JAXB
13 15 (8.38%) EJB
13 15 (8.38%) EJB 3.0
14 13 (7.26%) .NET Framework
15 11 (6.15%) WCF
16 10 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC
16 10 (5.59%) Spring
17 9 (5.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.35%) NHS
3 5 (2.79%) DTV
4 4 (2.23%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (2.23%) Graphic Design
4 4 (2.23%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.12%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.12%) PDA
5 2 (1.12%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.56%) Replication
6 1 (0.56%) Clustering
6 1 (0.56%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.17%) Windows
2 17 (9.50%) UNIX
3 13 (7.26%) Linux
4 8 (4.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (4.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.23%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.12%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.12%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (22.91%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (20.11%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (12.85%) Scrum
4 21 (11.73%) MVC
5 17 (9.50%) TDD
6 15 (8.38%) BDD
7 14 (7.82%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (7.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (7.82%) OO
8 12 (6.70%) Release Management
9 9 (5.03%) Data Modelling
9 9 (5.03%) ITIL
10 8 (4.47%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (4.47%) Workflow
10 8 (4.47%) SOA
11 7 (3.91%) Configuration Management
11 7 (3.91%) Software Engineering
11 7 (3.91%) Time Management
11 7 (3.91%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (3.91%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 48 (26.82%) PL/SQL
2 46 (25.70%) Java
3 41 (22.91%) JavaScript
4 38 (21.23%) C#
5 23 (12.85%) Python
6 19 (10.61%) T-SQL
6 19 (10.61%) C++
7 8 (4.47%) Bash Shell
7 8 (4.47%) Ruby
7 8 (4.47%) C
8 7 (3.91%) Perl
8 7 (3.91%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.23%) PHP
9 4 (2.23%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.68%) VB
11 2 (1.12%) VBA
12 1 (0.56%) COBOL
12 1 (0.56%) VB6
12 1 (0.56%) XAML
12 1 (0.56%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 74 (41.34%) Security Cleared
2 65 (36.31%) DV Cleared
3 17 (9.50%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.91%) Degree
5 2 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.56%) ISEB
6 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.56%) MCSE
6 1 (0.56%) MCSA
6 1 (0.56%) MCTS
6 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.56%) MCITP
6 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.56%) SLA
1 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (3.91%) Puppet
2 1 (0.56%) Netcool
2 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.56%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 69 (38.55%) Oracle
2 16 (8.94%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.91%) Business Objects
4 6 (3.35%) SAP
5 5 (2.79%) Cognos
6 3 (1.68%) Teradata
7 2 (1.12%) Alteryx
7 2 (1.12%) Tableau
7 2 (1.12%) OpenText
7 2 (1.12%) Progress
7 2 (1.12%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.12%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.12%) Cerner
7 2 (1.12%) Informatica
8 1 (0.56%) Veritas
8 1 (0.56%) HP
8 1 (0.56%) Citrix
8 1 (0.56%) McAfee
8 1 (0.56%) Google
8 1 (0.56%) Infragistics
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