The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 106 69 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 18.43% 14.62% 13.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 49.07% 36.32% 39.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 45 26
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £485 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.30% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £190.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.15% +660.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.13 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+12.43% -15.90%
SQL
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
216 190 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 37.57% 40.25% 34.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 123 73
Average daily rate £350 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 7
Average hourly rate £30.63 £27.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.36% +44.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £20.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £35.00 £25.00
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 Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 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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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
Oxford +3 49 £315 -11.88% 15
Banbury +3 9 £400 +23.07%
Witney -1 3 £325 +25.00%
Abingdon -3 3 - - 1
Eynsham - - - -
Thame - - - -
Wallingford - - - - 2
Bicester - - - -
Burford - - - -
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Kidlington - - - - 3
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 55 (36.91%) SQL Server
2 47 (31.54%) XML
3 39 (26.17%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (25.50%) Oracle
4 38 (25.50%) HTML
5 34 (22.82%) Java
6 33 (22.15%) .NET
7 31 (20.81%) XSLT
8 28 (18.79%) Spring
9 27 (18.12%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (18.12%) MVC
10 26 (17.45%) Web Services
10 26 (17.45%) J2EE
10 26 (17.45%) C#
10 26 (17.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 22 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (14.77%) Microsoft
11 22 (14.77%) MS Excel
12 20 (13.42%) Finance
13 19 (12.75%) Ajax
13 19 (12.75%) JavaScript
14 17 (11.41%) T-SQL
14 17 (11.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 17 (11.41%) Software Engineering
14 17 (11.41%) SQL Server 2008
15 16 (10.74%) jQuery
15 16 (10.74%) Windows
15 16 (10.74%) Linux
15 16 (10.74%) SOA
15 16 (10.74%) Migration

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (9.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 14 (9.40%) WebLogic
2 6 (4.03%) ColdFusion
3 3 (2.01%) Apache
3 3 (2.01%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.34%) IIS
4 2 (1.34%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.67%) Liferay
5 1 (0.67%) Moodle
5 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.67%) Node.js
5 1 (0.67%) SAS
5 1 (0.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 22 (14.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.01%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.67%) FastStats
3 1 (0.67%) SPSS
3 1 (0.67%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (9.40%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (4.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.67%) Magento
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.67%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.36%) SaaS
2 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.68%) SAN
2 2 (1.34%) NAS
3 1 (0.67%) Firewall
3 1 (0.67%) DHCP
3 1 (0.67%) FTP
3 1 (0.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (36.91%) SQL Server
2 26 (17.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (11.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (11.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (10.07%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (10.07%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (6.71%) MySQL
5 10 (6.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (5.37%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (4.70%) Oracle Database
8 6 (4.03%) JasperReports
9 5 (3.36%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (2.68%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (2.68%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (2.68%) Relational Database
11 3 (2.01%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (1.34%) Big Data
12 2 (1.34%) Couchbase
12 2 (1.34%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (9.40%) Maven
1 14 (9.40%) Ant
2 12 (8.05%) Subversion
3 8 (5.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (4.70%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (2.01%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.34%) JIRA
7 2 (1.34%) Log4j
7 2 (1.34%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.67%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.67%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.67%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.67%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.67%) Selenium
General
1 20 (13.42%) Finance
2 12 (8.05%) Marketing
3 7 (4.70%) Publishing
4 6 (4.03%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.03%) Electronics
4 6 (4.03%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.34%) Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Automotive
6 1 (0.67%) Advertising
6 1 (0.67%) Retail
6 1 (0.67%) Czech Language
6 1 (0.67%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.67%) French Language
6 1 (0.67%) German Language
6 1 (0.67%) Polish Language
6 1 (0.67%) Slovak Language
6 1 (0.67%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 92 (61.74%) Developer
2 28 (18.79%) SQL Developer
3 20 (13.42%) .NET Developer
4 15 (10.07%) Java Developer
5 13 (8.72%) Software Engineer
6 9 (6.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 9 (6.04%) Report Developer
7 8 (5.37%) Software Developer
8 7 (4.70%) Tester
8 7 (4.70%) Analyst
8 7 (4.70%) DBA
9 6 (4.03%) VB6 Developer
9 6 (4.03%) SQL DBA
9 6 (4.03%) ColdFusion Developer
9 6 (4.03%) VB Developer
9 6 (4.03%) Consultant
10 5 (3.36%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.36%) Programmer
11 4 (2.68%) Technical Leader
11 4 (2.68%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (31.54%) XML
2 38 (25.50%) HTML
3 33 (22.15%) .NET
4 31 (20.81%) XSLT
5 28 (18.79%) Spring
6 26 (17.45%) Web Services
6 26 (17.45%) J2EE
7 19 (12.75%) Ajax
8 16 (10.74%) jQuery
9 14 (9.40%) Oracle Fusion
9 14 (9.40%) JSF
9 14 (9.40%) JMS
9 14 (9.40%) ASP.NET
9 14 (9.40%) CSS
9 14 (9.40%) Oracle ADF
10 12 (8.05%) .NET Framework
10 12 (8.05%) Spring MVC
11 11 (7.38%) WCF
11 11 (7.38%) Middleware
12 9 (6.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.40%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.37%) NHS
4 6 (4.03%) DTV
5 5 (3.36%) Open Source
6 4 (2.68%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.01%) PMI
7 3 (2.01%) Clustering
7 3 (2.01%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.34%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.34%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.67%) Social Media
9 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.74%) Windows
1 16 (10.74%) Linux
2 4 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (2.01%) UNIX
4 2 (1.34%) OpenVMS
4 2 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (26.17%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (18.12%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (18.12%) MVC
3 22 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (11.41%) Software Engineering
5 16 (10.74%) SOA
5 16 (10.74%) Migration
6 13 (8.72%) TDD
6 13 (8.72%) Scrum
6 13 (8.72%) Unit Testing
7 10 (6.71%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (6.04%) ETL
9 8 (5.37%) BDD
10 7 (4.70%) CRM
10 7 (4.70%) Data Analysis
11 6 (4.03%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (4.03%) Programme Management
11 6 (4.03%) PRINCE2
11 6 (4.03%) Integration Testing
12 5 (3.36%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 34 (22.82%) Java
2 26 (17.45%) C#
3 19 (12.75%) JavaScript
4 17 (11.41%) T-SQL
5 14 (9.40%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 13 (8.72%) XQuery
6 13 (8.72%) XPath
7 9 (6.04%) VB.NET
8 8 (5.37%) VB
9 6 (4.03%) VB6
10 5 (3.36%) PHP
11 4 (2.68%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.01%) Python
12 3 (2.01%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.34%) PHP5
13 2 (1.34%) C
13 2 (1.34%) Fortran
13 2 (1.34%) Pascal
14 1 (0.67%) PL/1
14 1 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (2.68%) Degree
2 3 (2.01%) PMP
2 3 (2.01%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.34%) ISEB
4 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.34%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.01%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.34%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.34%) Terminal Server
3 2 (1.34%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (10.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 14 (9.40%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (2.01%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.34%) SCCM
4 2 (1.34%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.67%) Puppet
5 1 (0.67%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (25.50%) Oracle
2 22 (14.77%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.71%) Jaspersoft
4 8 (5.37%) SAP
5 5 (3.36%) VMware
5 5 (3.36%) Telerik
6 2 (1.34%) Symantec
6 2 (1.34%) Citrix
6 2 (1.34%) Veeam
7 1 (0.67%) Nintex
7 1 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.67%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.67%) Juniper
7 1 (0.67%) Sophos
7 1 (0.67%) Cisco
7 1 (0.67%) HP
7 1 (0.67%) Alterian
7 1 (0.67%) Northgate
7 1 (0.67%) Capita
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