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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL 115 78 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.86% 14.69% 11.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.74% 44.07% 31.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 54 33
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£390 £336 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.98% +3.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Average hourly rate £31.25 £23.75 £190.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -87.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.75 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +8.49%
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
313 177 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 43.17% 33.33% 35.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 113 99
Average daily rate £400 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 7
Average hourly rate £39.00 £25.00 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £14.34 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £31.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.89 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.10% +2.94%

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 2 September 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram 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 2 September 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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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 -4 58 £400 +19.40% 23
Banbury -2 4 £403 +0.62%
Kidlington - 4 £421 -
Abingdon +7 1 £400 - 7
Witney -1 1 £325 - 1
Bicester - 1 £330 - 1
Wallingford - 1 - -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 88 (40.37%) SQL Server
2 71 (32.57%) .NET
3 65 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (26.15%) Oracle
4 57 (26.15%) Microsoft
5 54 (24.77%) Java
5 54 (24.77%) JavaScript
6 47 (21.56%) C#
7 46 (21.10%) Windows
8 44 (20.18%) XML
9 41 (18.81%) jQuery
10 37 (16.97%) TDD
11 36 (16.51%) T-SQL
12 35 (16.06%) HTML
13 34 (15.60%) ASP.NET
14 33 (15.14%) Business Intelligence
14 33 (15.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 32 (14.68%) Continuous Integration
16 30 (13.76%) Amazon AWS
17 29 (13.30%) Spring
17 29 (13.30%) MySQL
17 29 (13.30%) SDLC
18 28 (12.84%) ETL
19 27 (12.39%) CSS
19 27 (12.39%) Web Development
20 24 (11.01%) Team Foundation Server
20 24 (11.01%) Web Services
20 24 (11.01%) MVC
20 24 (11.01%) Finance
21 23 (10.55%) Scrum

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 19 (8.72%) SharePoint
2 15 (6.88%) IIS
3 12 (5.50%) JBoss
3 12 (5.50%) Tomcat
4 11 (5.05%) Confluence
5 9 (4.13%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (3.67%) WebLogic
6 8 (3.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (2.29%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.38%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.92%) CMS
9 2 (0.92%) SAS
9 2 (0.92%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.92%) Drupal
9 2 (0.92%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.92%) Zimbra
10 1 (0.46%) WordPress
10 1 (0.46%) Node.js
Applications
1 20 (9.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.92%) MS Office
3 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (3.67%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.83%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (1.38%) WebTrends
3 3 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.46%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 30 (13.76%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (6.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.21%) Boomi
4 6 (2.75%) Amazon S3
4 6 (2.75%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (2.29%) Office 365
6 3 (1.38%) IaaS
6 3 (1.38%) PaaS
6 3 (1.38%) Adobe Analytics
6 3 (1.38%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.92%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.88%) HTTP
2 7 (3.21%) DNS
2 7 (3.21%) Intranet
3 5 (2.29%) DHCP
3 5 (2.29%) Network Security
4 2 (0.92%) Firewall
5 1 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.46%) Wireless
5 1 (0.46%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (0.46%) Skype
5 1 (0.46%) WebEx
5 1 (0.46%) SMTP
5 1 (0.46%) Internet
5 1 (0.46%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.46%) SSL
5 1 (0.46%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (40.37%) SQL Server
2 33 (15.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (13.30%) MySQL
4 23 (10.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 23 (10.55%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (10.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (8.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (7.34%) Oracle Database
8 15 (6.88%) Relational Database
8 15 (6.88%) Oracle Database 10g
9 13 (5.96%) Oracle BI EE
10 12 (5.50%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (5.50%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (3.67%) Big Data
11 8 (3.67%) Oracle OWB
12 7 (3.21%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (3.21%) SSDT
13 6 (2.75%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (2.29%) OLAP
15 4 (1.83%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 24 (11.01%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (9.63%) Visual Studio
3 20 (9.17%) Git (software)
4 19 (8.72%) Jenkins
5 14 (6.42%) JUnit
6 13 (5.96%) JIRA
7 12 (5.50%) Mockito
8 10 (4.59%) Maven
9 8 (3.67%) MSBuild
9 8 (3.67%) Ant
10 7 (3.21%) Subversion
11 6 (2.75%) WinDbg
11 6 (2.75%) TeamCity
11 6 (2.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (1.38%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (1.38%) Talend Open Studio
13 2 (0.92%) NUnit
14 1 (0.46%) Selenium
14 1 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
14 1 (0.46%) Dreamweaver
General
1 24 (11.01%) Finance
2 11 (5.05%) Publishing
3 9 (4.13%) Marketing
4 5 (2.29%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.38%) Games
5 3 (1.38%) Banking
5 3 (1.38%) Retail
6 2 (0.92%) Electronics
6 2 (0.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 113 (51.83%) Developer
2 48 (22.02%) Analyst
3 30 (13.76%) Java Developer
4 15 (6.88%) SQL Developer
5 14 (6.42%) Architect
5 14 (6.42%) Data Analyst
6 12 (5.50%) Consultant
6 12 (5.50%) Programmer
6 12 (5.50%) Support Analyst
7 11 (5.05%) Web Developer
8 10 (4.59%) Senior Developer
9 9 (4.13%) Administrator
9 9 (4.13%) .NET Developer
9 9 (4.13%) C# Developer
10 8 (3.67%) Oracle Developer
10 8 (3.67%) Applications Support Analyst
10 8 (3.67%) Applications Support
10 8 (3.67%) Server Administrator
11 7 (3.21%) OBIEE Developer
11 7 (3.21%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (32.57%) .NET
2 44 (20.18%) XML
3 41 (18.81%) jQuery
4 35 (16.06%) HTML
5 34 (15.60%) ASP.NET
6 29 (13.30%) Spring
7 27 (12.39%) CSS
8 24 (11.01%) Web Services
9 22 (10.09%) AngularJS
10 20 (9.17%) XSLT
11 15 (6.88%) HTML5
12 14 (6.42%) CSS3
12 14 (6.42%) JDBC
12 14 (6.42%) Java EE
13 13 (5.96%) JSON
13 13 (5.96%) Spring MVC
13 13 (5.96%) Hibernate
13 13 (5.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (5.50%) RESTful
14 12 (5.50%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.50%) Computer Science
2 9 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.13%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.21%) Data Structures
5 6 (2.75%) Replication
6 5 (2.29%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.83%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (1.83%) NHS
7 4 (1.83%) Informatics
8 3 (1.38%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.38%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.92%) Linked Data
9 2 (0.92%) Semantic Web
9 2 (0.92%) Google Search Appliance
9 2 (0.92%) DTV
10 1 (0.46%) Clustering
10 1 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.46%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.46%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 46 (21.10%) Windows
2 18 (8.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (7.80%) Windows 8
4 16 (7.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (7.34%) Windows 7
5 10 (4.59%) Linux
6 3 (1.38%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.92%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.46%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.46%) Android
8 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.46%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (16.97%) TDD
3 33 (15.14%) Business Intelligence
4 32 (14.68%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (13.30%) SDLC
6 28 (12.84%) ETL
7 27 (12.39%) Web Development
8 24 (11.01%) MVC
9 23 (10.55%) Scrum
10 22 (10.09%) BDD
11 20 (9.17%) Configuration Management
12 18 (8.26%) Data Analysis
13 17 (7.80%) Migration
14 16 (7.34%) Data Modelling
15 14 (6.42%) E-Commerce
15 14 (6.42%) ITIL
16 13 (5.96%) SOA
17 12 (5.50%) UML
17 12 (5.50%) Project Management
18 11 (5.05%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 54 (24.77%) Java
1 54 (24.77%) JavaScript
2 47 (21.56%) C#
3 36 (16.51%) T-SQL
4 23 (10.55%) PowerShell
5 18 (8.26%) PL/SQL
6 16 (7.34%) C++
7 13 (5.96%) VBA
8 9 (4.13%) Python
8 9 (4.13%) VB.NET
9 8 (3.67%) XPath
9 8 (3.67%) XQuery
9 8 (3.67%) PHP
9 8 (3.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 7 (3.21%) Perl
11 6 (2.75%) VBScript
11 6 (2.75%) C++/CLI
12 5 (2.29%) COBOL
13 2 (0.92%) SPARQL
14 1 (0.46%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 23 (10.55%) Degree
2 7 (3.21%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.75%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.92%) MCSE
4 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.46%) CCNA
5 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.38%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (4.59%) Hyper-V
2 9 (4.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.13%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.92%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.46%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.46%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.46%) XenApp
4 1 (0.46%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (5.50%) Puppet
1 12 (5.50%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (4.59%) Ansible
3 8 (3.67%) Oracle Identity Management
3 8 (3.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (2.75%) SCCM
5 5 (2.29%) SCOM
6 4 (1.83%) Nagios
7 3 (1.38%) Icinga
8 1 (0.46%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 57 (26.15%) Oracle
1 57 (26.15%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.63%) VMware
3 11 (5.05%) Progress
4 8 (3.67%) SAP
5 7 (3.21%) Dell
5 7 (3.21%) Perforce
6 6 (2.75%) Tableau
7 5 (2.29%) Google
7 5 (2.29%) Adobe
8 4 (1.83%) Aprimo
8 4 (1.83%) Eloqua
9 3 (1.38%) Talend
9 3 (1.38%) HP
9 3 (1.38%) Citrix
9 3 (1.38%) Informatica
10 2 (0.92%) NetApp
10 2 (0.92%) Sage
10 2 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.92%) Facebook
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