The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 66 73 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 19.70% 21.10% 12.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.41% 43.98% 37.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 62 22
Median daily rate £375 £421 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.97% +20.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £345 £332
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £21.75 £180.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.91% +620.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £28.13 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+3.11% +14.79%
SQL
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
217 166 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 64.78% 47.98% 34.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 141 44
Median daily rate £390 £418 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.58% +19.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £311 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +80.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Oxford region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Oxford region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for SQL.

1 52 (50.49%) Java
2 37 (35.92%) Oracle
3 29 (28.16%) JavaScript
3 29 (28.16%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (25.24%) ETL
4 26 (25.24%) AngularJS
5 25 (24.27%) JUnit
6 22 (21.36%) Amazon AWS
7 21 (20.39%) Maven
8 20 (19.42%) Kanban
8 20 (19.42%) Scrum
8 20 (19.42%) Finance
8 20 (19.42%) Jenkins
9 19 (18.45%) Microsoft Azure
10 18 (17.48%) Oracle Database
11 17 (16.50%) Migration
11 17 (16.50%) HTML
11 17 (16.50%) Linux
12 16 (15.53%) SQL Server
12 16 (15.53%) Business Analysis
12 16 (15.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 15 (14.56%) HTML5
14 14 (13.59%) PL/SQL
14 14 (13.59%) Tomcat
15 13 (12.62%) T-SQL
15 13 (12.62%) C#
15 13 (12.62%) RESTful
15 13 (12.62%) Data Migration
15 13 (12.62%) Spring
16 12 (11.65%) JIRA

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (13.59%) Tomcat
2 10 (9.71%) Confluence
2 10 (9.71%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (8.74%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.83%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (4.85%) MS Exchange
5 5 (4.85%) WordPress
6 3 (2.91%) Apache Solr
6 3 (2.91%) IIS
7 2 (1.94%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.97%) Apache
8 1 (0.97%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (3.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (1.94%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (21.36%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (18.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (10.68%) GitHub
4 9 (8.74%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (3.88%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.94%) Boomi
7 1 (0.97%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.97%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.97%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.97%) AWS OpsWorks
7 1 (0.97%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.77%) Intranet
2 1 (0.97%) LAN
2 1 (0.97%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.48%) Oracle Database
2 16 (15.53%) SQL Server
2 16 (15.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (11.65%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (11.65%) Relational Database
4 11 (10.68%) MongoDB
4 11 (10.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (9.71%) Couchbase
6 8 (7.77%) MySQL
7 4 (3.88%) Data Mining
7 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.94%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.94%) QlikView
10 1 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.97%) Big Data
10 1 (0.97%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (24.27%) JUnit
2 21 (20.39%) Maven
3 20 (19.42%) Jenkins
4 12 (11.65%) Cucumber
4 12 (11.65%) JIRA
4 12 (11.65%) Talend Open Studio
5 11 (10.68%) Mockito
6 10 (9.71%) Spock
7 8 (7.77%) SoapUI
8 5 (4.85%) Git (software)
9 3 (2.91%) Subversion
10 2 (1.94%) PeopleTools
11 1 (0.97%) CircleCI
11 1 (0.97%) GitLab
11 1 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.97%) Travis CI
11 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (19.42%) Finance
2 7 (6.80%) Retail
3 6 (5.83%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.83%) Publishing
4 1 (0.97%) Automotive
4 1 (0.97%) Front Office
4 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (43.69%) Developer
2 34 (33.01%) Analyst
3 27 (26.21%) Java Developer
4 19 (18.45%) ETL Developer
5 17 (16.50%) Data Analyst
6 16 (15.53%) SQL Developer
7 11 (10.68%) Data Migration Developer
7 11 (10.68%) Oracle Developer
8 10 (9.71%) Administrator
8 10 (9.71%) SQL Analyst
8 10 (9.71%) Test Analyst
9 9 (8.74%) SQL Data Analyst
10 8 (7.77%) Angular Developer
10 8 (7.77%) Technical Support
11 7 (6.80%) C# Developer
11 7 (6.80%) Database Developer
11 7 (6.80%) DBA
11 7 (6.80%) Oracle DBA
11 7 (6.80%) SQL Database Developer
12 6 (5.83%) Data Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (25.24%) AngularJS
2 17 (16.50%) HTML
3 15 (14.56%) HTML5
4 13 (12.62%) RESTful
4 13 (12.62%) Spring
5 12 (11.65%) Web Services
6 11 (10.68%) J2EE
6 11 (10.68%) JMS
6 11 (10.68%) JSON
6 11 (10.68%) XHTML
7 8 (7.77%) SOAP
8 5 (4.85%) CSS
9 3 (2.91%) .NET
9 3 (2.91%) Classic ASP
10 2 (1.94%) Castor
10 2 (1.94%) CSS3
10 2 (1.94%) Java EE
10 2 (1.94%) MDX
11 1 (0.97%) JPA
11 1 (0.97%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.68%) Data Integration
2 8 (7.77%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.83%) Clustering
3 6 (5.83%) Replication
4 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.94%) W3C
5 2 (1.94%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.97%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.97%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.97%) EPoS
6 1 (0.97%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.97%) NHS
6 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.50%) Linux
2 12 (11.65%) Windows
3 10 (9.71%) Windows Server
4 9 (8.74%) Unix
5 3 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.97%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (28.16%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (25.24%) ETL
3 20 (19.42%) Kanban
3 20 (19.42%) Scrum
4 17 (16.50%) Migration
5 16 (15.53%) Business Analysis
6 13 (12.62%) Data Migration
7 12 (11.65%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (10.68%) Performance Testing
8 11 (10.68%) Project Management
9 10 (9.71%) Process Improvement
10 9 (8.74%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (8.74%) Product Management
11 8 (7.77%) API Testing
11 8 (7.77%) Change Management
11 8 (7.77%) Data Mapping
11 8 (7.77%) Data Validation
11 8 (7.77%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (7.77%) Test Planning
11 8 (7.77%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (50.49%) Java
2 29 (28.16%) JavaScript
3 14 (13.59%) PL/SQL
4 13 (12.62%) C#
4 13 (12.62%) T-SQL
5 7 (6.80%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.97%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (0.97%) Perl
6 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.97%) Scala
6 1 (0.97%) VB
6 1 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (9.71%) Degree
2 7 (6.80%) OCP
2 7 (6.80%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (1.94%) DBS Check
3 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.97%) ISEB
4 1 (0.97%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.71%) QA
2 3 (2.91%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (7.77%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.80%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (4.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.97%) Docker
4 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.97%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (6.80%) Data Guard
1 7 (6.80%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.97%) Mesos
2 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (35.92%) Oracle
2 12 (11.65%) Talend
3 9 (8.74%) Microsoft
4 8 (7.77%) Tableau
4 8 (7.77%) VMware
5 5 (4.85%) Informatica
6 3 (2.91%) Google
6 3 (2.91%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.94%) Dell
7 2 (1.94%) ForgeRock
7 2 (1.94%) Pega
7 2 (1.94%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (1.94%) Siebel
7 2 (1.94%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.97%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.97%) GoldenSource
8 1 (0.97%) HP
8 1 (0.97%) Xamarin
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