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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 87 35 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 18.35% 14.00% 18.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.63% 32.11% 38.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 22 48
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£390 £353 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.63% -7.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £48.50 £42.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.11% +97.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.48 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+10.73% -13.83%
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
209 109 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 44.09% 43.60% 46.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 61 94
Average daily rate £405 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £200 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 22
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -18.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £12.75 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.90 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 16 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram 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 16 September 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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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 0 27 £405 +20.00% 14
Gloucester +4 24 £375 +5.63% 13
Cirencester - 10 £250 - 2
Berkeley - - - -
Stroud - - - - 2
Tetbury - - - -
Tewkesbury - - - -
Wotton-under-Edge - - - - 1
SQL
South West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 35 (27.34%) Oracle
2 32 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (24.22%) .NET
3 31 (24.22%) Finance
4 30 (23.44%) PL/SQL
4 30 (23.44%) Security Cleared
5 26 (20.31%) T-SQL
5 26 (20.31%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (18.75%) C#
7 23 (17.97%) Java
8 21 (16.41%) ASP.NET
9 20 (15.63%) Business Objects
10 18 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (13.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (13.28%) XML
11 17 (13.28%) DV Cleared
12 16 (12.50%) Oracle Database
12 16 (12.50%) Web Services
12 16 (12.50%) Data Analysis
13 15 (11.72%) HTML
13 15 (11.72%) Relational Database
14 14 (10.94%) JavaScript
14 14 (10.94%) Microsoft
14 14 (10.94%) Informatica
14 14 (10.94%) Hibernate
15 13 (10.16%) SQL Server 2005
15 13 (10.16%) SQL Server 2008
16 12 (9.38%) Banking
16 12 (9.38%) RDBMS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 7 (5.47%) WebSphere Application Server
1 7 (5.47%) Tomcat
1 7 (5.47%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.34%) Mule
2 3 (2.34%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.34%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.56%) SAS
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.78%) Documentum
4 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.78%) IIS
4 1 (0.78%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (4.69%) MS Office
1 6 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.78%) MS Project
3 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.34%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.78%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.78%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.78%) PaaS
2 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.13%) SAN
2 3 (2.34%) Internet
3 2 (1.56%) Firewall
3 2 (1.56%) LDAP
4 1 (0.78%) HTTP
4 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.78%) SSL
4 1 (0.78%) NAS
4 1 (0.78%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (20.31%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (13.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 15 (11.72%) Relational Database
6 13 (10.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (10.16%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (9.38%) RDBMS
8 8 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
8 8 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
9 7 (5.47%) BusinessObjects XI
9 7 (5.47%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 6 (4.69%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (3.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (3.13%) DTS
12 4 (3.13%) OLAP
12 4 (3.13%) Oracle9i Database
13 3 (2.34%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (6.25%) JUnit
2 7 (5.47%) ClearCase
2 7 (5.47%) Subversion
3 5 (3.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (3.91%) Toad
3 5 (3.91%) SoapUI
4 4 (3.13%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.34%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (2.34%) Selenium
5 3 (2.34%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.56%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.78%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.78%) Rational Application Developer
7 1 (0.78%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.78%) Maven
7 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (24.22%) Finance
2 12 (9.38%) Banking
3 10 (7.81%) Retail
4 7 (5.47%) Retail Banking
4 7 (5.47%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.69%) Marketing
6 5 (3.91%) Telecoms
7 4 (3.13%) Electronics
8 3 (2.34%) Legal
9 1 (0.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 73 (57.03%) Developer
2 20 (15.63%) Analyst
3 16 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 15 (11.72%) Java Developer
5 10 (7.81%) .NET Developer
6 9 (7.03%) C++ Developer
6 9 (7.03%) C# Developer
6 9 (7.03%) Oracle Developer
6 9 (7.03%) Business Analyst
7 8 (6.25%) Consultant
7 8 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 7 (5.47%) Architect
9 5 (3.91%) Tester
9 5 (3.91%) C++/Java Developer
9 5 (3.91%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (3.13%) Test Analyst
10 4 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.13%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.13%) Data Analyst
10 4 (3.13%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (24.22%) .NET
2 21 (16.41%) ASP.NET
3 17 (13.28%) XML
4 16 (12.50%) Web Services
5 15 (11.72%) HTML
6 14 (10.94%) Hibernate
7 12 (9.38%) CSS
8 9 (7.03%) J2EE
8 9 (7.03%) Spring
9 8 (6.25%) Ajax
9 8 (6.25%) JSP
10 7 (5.47%) Struts
10 7 (5.47%) JDBC
10 7 (5.47%) SAML
10 7 (5.47%) Spring Security
11 6 (4.69%) JSF
11 6 (4.69%) JPA
12 5 (3.91%) EJB 3.0
12 5 (3.91%) JAX-RS
12 5 (3.91%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.13%) DTV
3 3 (2.34%) Clustering
3 3 (2.34%) SCADA
3 3 (2.34%) Data Extraction
3 3 (2.34%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.78%) W3C
4 1 (0.78%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.78%) iSeries
4 1 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.03%) Windows
2 7 (5.47%) UNIX
3 5 (3.91%) Linux
4 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.78%) CentOS
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 12 (9.38%) ETL
5 10 (7.81%) Migration
5 10 (7.81%) Release Management
5 10 (7.81%) Data Migration
6 9 (7.03%) Business Analysis
6 9 (7.03%) Software Testing
7 8 (6.25%) Workflow
8 7 (5.47%) Software Engineering
8 7 (5.47%) Data Mapping
8 7 (5.47%) Test Automation
8 7 (5.47%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (4.69%) Scrum
9 6 (4.69%) Data Modelling
9 6 (4.69%) OO
10 5 (3.91%) ITIL
10 5 (3.91%) PRINCE2
10 5 (3.91%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 30 (23.44%) PL/SQL
2 26 (20.31%) T-SQL
3 24 (18.75%) C#
4 23 (17.97%) Java
5 14 (10.94%) JavaScript
6 10 (7.81%) C++
7 9 (7.03%) Perl
7 9 (7.03%) VB.NET
8 8 (6.25%) VBA
9 6 (4.69%) C
9 6 (4.69%) VB
9 6 (4.69%) Ruby
9 6 (4.69%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.91%) Python
11 3 (2.34%) VBScript
11 3 (2.34%) VB6
12 2 (1.56%) PHP
13 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.78%) XPath
13 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (23.44%) Security Cleared
2 17 (13.28%) DV Cleared
3 10 (7.81%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.69%) Degree
5 4 (3.13%) ISTQB
5 4 (3.13%) ISEB
6 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.56%) MCP
6 2 (1.56%) HNC
6 2 (1.56%) HND
6 2 (1.56%) MCSE
6 2 (1.56%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.91%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.47%) Shibboleth
2 5 (3.91%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.91%) ISA Server
3 3 (2.34%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.78%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (2.34%) SCOM
1 3 (2.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.78%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (27.34%) Oracle
2 20 (15.63%) Business Objects
3 14 (10.94%) Microsoft
3 14 (10.94%) Informatica
4 8 (6.25%) IBM
4 8 (6.25%) JBoss
4 8 (6.25%) Infoflex
5 7 (5.47%) Teradata
6 6 (4.69%) VMware
7 5 (3.91%) SAP
8 4 (3.13%) NetApp
9 3 (2.34%) Citrix
9 3 (2.34%) Altiris
10 2 (1.56%) Capita
10 2 (1.56%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.56%) webMethods
10 2 (1.56%) Cognos
10 2 (1.56%) HP
11 1 (0.78%) Siebel
11 1 (0.78%) Sybase
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £335 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Orgtel
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
Huxley Associates
Rate: £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Rate: flexible
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucester
Hudson - London
Rate: £280 - £330 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £350 - £460 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £480 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago