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 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL 93 46 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.18% 13.94% 11.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.83% 41.44% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 26 33
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£425 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.71% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £288 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Average hourly rate £10.50 £14.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.58% -58.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.20 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -1.09%
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
267 111 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 55.05% 33.64% 64.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 55 143
Average daily rate £425 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £274 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £441 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 31
Average hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £14.50 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £43.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.06 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.70%

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 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 4 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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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 0 29 £450 +20.00% 16
Cheltenham +3 24 £425 +30.76% 16
Cirencester -2 1 £350 - 4
Stroud - - - - 1
Tewkesbury - - - - 3
Wotton-under-Edge - - - -
Filton - - - -
SQL
South West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 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 83 (43.68%) Oracle
2 73 (38.42%) Security Cleared
3 67 (35.26%) PL/SQL
4 66 (34.74%) DV Cleared
5 45 (23.68%) Oracle Database
5 45 (23.68%) Java
6 44 (23.16%) SQL Server
7 42 (22.11%) .NET
8 41 (21.58%) HTML
8 41 (21.58%) JavaScript
8 41 (21.58%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (21.05%) Web Services
10 36 (18.95%) Business Intelligence
10 36 (18.95%) Finance
11 35 (18.42%) XML
11 35 (18.42%) C#
12 33 (17.37%) CSS
13 31 (16.32%) Hibernate
14 28 (14.74%) J2EE
15 27 (14.21%) ASP.NET
15 27 (14.21%) jQuery
16 24 (12.63%) C++
17 23 (12.11%) UNIX
17 23 (12.11%) MVC
17 23 (12.11%) Oracle EBS
18 22 (11.58%) Python
18 22 (11.58%) T-SQL
19 21 (11.05%) Scrum
20 20 (10.53%) JPA
21 19 (10.00%) Linux

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (7.37%) JBoss
2 7 (3.68%) IIS
3 4 (2.11%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (2.11%) Mule
4 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.05%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.05%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.05%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.53%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.53%) Node.js
5 1 (0.53%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.68%) MS Office
3 2 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (12.11%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (7.89%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (4.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.05%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.53%) Agresso
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Manufacturing
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.05%) Firewall
1 2 (1.05%) Internet
1 2 (1.05%) SAN
2 1 (0.53%) LAN
2 1 (0.53%) WAN
2 1 (0.53%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (23.68%) Oracle Database
2 44 (23.16%) SQL Server
3 18 (9.47%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (7.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (6.84%) Oracle Database 10g
5 13 (6.84%) MySQL
5 13 (6.84%) Oracle9i Database
6 12 (6.32%) Oracle BI EE
7 10 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (5.26%) Relational Database
8 9 (4.74%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (4.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (3.68%) MongoDB
11 6 (3.16%) RDBMS
12 5 (2.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 5 (2.63%) Couchbase
13 4 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (2.11%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 18 (9.47%) Oracle APEX
2 14 (7.37%) SoapUI
3 12 (6.32%) Git (software)
4 11 (5.79%) ClearCase
4 11 (5.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 11 (5.79%) Subversion
5 10 (5.26%) Maven
5 10 (5.26%) JUnit
5 10 (5.26%) Visual Studio
6 8 (4.21%) JIRA
6 8 (4.21%) Toad
7 6 (3.16%) NUnit
7 6 (3.16%) MSTest
7 6 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (2.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (1.58%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (1.05%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.05%) Mockito
11 1 (0.53%) WinRunner
11 1 (0.53%) TestDirector
General
1 36 (18.95%) Finance
2 13 (6.84%) Banking
3 10 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 9 (4.74%) Marketing
5 8 (4.21%) Electronics
5 8 (4.21%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.68%) Retail
7 4 (2.11%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Advertising
8 1 (0.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 130 (68.42%) Developer
2 34 (17.89%) Java Developer
3 29 (15.26%) Senior Developer
4 27 (14.21%) .NET Developer
5 25 (13.16%) DBA
6 23 (12.11%) Oracle Developer
7 21 (11.05%) Oracle DBA
8 15 (7.89%) SQL Developer
8 15 (7.89%) C++ Developer
9 13 (6.84%) C# Developer
10 12 (6.32%) Senior Java Developer
10 12 (6.32%) Analyst
11 11 (5.79%) Senior Oracle Developer
12 10 (5.26%) Consultant
13 9 (4.74%) C# .NET Developer
14 8 (4.21%) Oracle Applications DBA
15 6 (3.16%) ASP.NET Developer
15 6 (3.16%) C++/Java Developer
16 5 (2.63%) OBIEE Developer
16 5 (2.63%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (22.11%) .NET
2 41 (21.58%) HTML
3 40 (21.05%) Web Services
4 35 (18.42%) XML
5 33 (17.37%) CSS
6 31 (16.32%) Hibernate
7 28 (14.74%) J2EE
8 27 (14.21%) ASP.NET
8 27 (14.21%) jQuery
9 20 (10.53%) JPA
10 17 (8.95%) JSF
11 15 (7.89%) Spring
12 14 (7.37%) EJB
12 14 (7.37%) JAXB
12 14 (7.37%) EJB 3.0
13 11 (5.79%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (5.26%) Spring MVC
14 10 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (4.74%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.21%) DTV
1 8 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.11%) Graphic Design
2 4 (2.11%) 3D Graphics
2 4 (2.11%) N-Tier
3 3 (1.58%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.05%) PDA
4 2 (1.05%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.53%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.53%) Clustering
5 1 (0.53%) Replication
5 1 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.11%) UNIX
2 19 (10.00%) Linux
3 15 (7.89%) Windows
4 5 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.11%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.05%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.05%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.53%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (21.58%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (18.95%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (12.11%) MVC
4 21 (11.05%) Scrum
5 18 (9.47%) OO
6 17 (8.95%) TDD
7 16 (8.42%) Release Management
8 15 (7.89%) BDD
9 14 (7.37%) Workflow
9 14 (7.37%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (6.32%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (5.26%) Business Analysis
11 10 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (4.74%) Data Modelling
13 8 (4.21%) Software Engineering
13 8 (4.21%) Programme Management
13 8 (4.21%) ITIL
13 8 (4.21%) Digital Marketing
14 7 (3.68%) Time Management
14 7 (3.68%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (35.26%) PL/SQL
2 45 (23.68%) Java
3 41 (21.58%) JavaScript
4 35 (18.42%) C#
5 24 (12.63%) C++
6 22 (11.58%) Python
6 22 (11.58%) T-SQL
7 12 (6.32%) Bash Shell
8 11 (5.79%) Perl
8 11 (5.79%) Ruby
9 10 (5.26%) C
10 9 (4.74%) VB.NET
11 7 (3.68%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.63%) PHP
12 5 (2.63%) VBA
12 5 (2.63%) VB
13 3 (1.58%) VBScript
14 1 (0.53%) SAS Macro
14 1 (0.53%) COBOL
14 1 (0.53%) XAML
Qualifications
1 73 (38.42%) Security Cleared
2 66 (34.74%) DV Cleared
3 14 (7.37%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.11%) Degree
4 4 (2.11%) VCP4
5 3 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.58%) MCSE
6 2 (1.05%) MCP
7 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.53%) MCSA
7 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.53%) MCITP
7 1 (0.53%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.58%) Hyper-V
1 3 (1.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.05%) ISA Server
2 2 (1.05%) Shibboleth
2 2 (1.05%) XenApp
3 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (2.63%) Puppet
2 2 (1.05%) SCCM
3 1 (0.53%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.53%) Netcool
Vendors
1 83 (43.68%) Oracle
2 18 (9.47%) Business Objects
3 17 (8.95%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.21%) SAP
5 7 (3.68%) Infoflex
6 4 (2.11%) Informatica
7 3 (1.58%) Citrix
7 3 (1.58%) VMware
8 2 (1.05%) Teradata
8 2 (1.05%) Cognos
8 2 (1.05%) HP
8 2 (1.05%) IBM
8 2 (1.05%) NetApp
8 2 (1.05%) Progress
8 2 (1.05%) Tableau
8 2 (1.05%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.53%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.53%) Veritas
9 1 (0.53%) McAfee
9 1 (0.53%) Capita
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Market related
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucestershire
TRG
Rate: 300-425 Per Day 300-400 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Westek Recruitment
Rate: Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £400 to £450 p/day
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 25 days ago