The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 6 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing SQL 97 119 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 16.19% 15.80% 8.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.80% 37.54% 26.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 96 31
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 £180.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-91.11% +620.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -25.00%
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
287 317 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 47.91% 42.10% 32.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 236 107
Median daily rate £400 £411 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.61% +23.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 4
Median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +56.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £36.85 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford 0 52 £368 -10.63% 30
Witney 0 11 £325 - 1
Kidlington +4 4 £450 +14.64%
Banbury -5 1 £375 -9.09% 5
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 66 (41.77%) Oracle
2 62 (39.24%) Java
3 41 (25.95%) Oracle Database
4 36 (22.78%) ETL
5 32 (20.25%) Finance
6 30 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (18.35%) Migration
8 28 (17.72%) SQL Server
9 27 (17.09%) JUnit
10 25 (15.82%) Data Warehouse
11 24 (15.19%) Windows
12 23 (14.56%) Linux
13 22 (13.92%) JavaScript
13 22 (13.92%) T-SQL
13 22 (13.92%) Data Migration
14 21 (13.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 21 (13.29%) Web Services
14 21 (13.29%) PL/SQL
15 20 (12.66%) SOAP
15 20 (12.66%) HTML
15 20 (12.66%) Amazon AWS
16 19 (12.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 19 (12.03%) JIRA
17 18 (11.39%) Microsoft
17 18 (11.39%) SharePoint
18 17 (10.76%) Talend Open Studio
18 17 (10.76%) Talend
18 17 (10.76%) Windows Server
19 16 (10.13%) Jenkins
19 16 (10.13%) Process Improvement

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 18 (11.39%) SharePoint
2 15 (9.49%) Confluence
3 11 (6.96%) MS Exchange
4 9 (5.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (5.70%) WordPress
5 7 (4.43%) Tomcat
6 6 (3.80%) IIS
7 5 (3.16%) Apache Solr
8 4 (2.53%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (1.27%) Apache
9 2 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.27%) Skype for Business
9 2 (1.27%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.63%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (4.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.90%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.63%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.66%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (9.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.80%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.53%) Boomi
5 2 (1.27%) GitHub
6 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.63%) AWS OpsWorks
6 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.63%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.86%) Intranet
2 3 (1.90%) HTTP
3 1 (0.63%) LAN
3 1 (0.63%) LDAP
3 1 (0.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (25.95%) Oracle Database
2 28 (17.72%) SQL Server
3 25 (15.82%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (13.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (12.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (9.49%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (6.33%) MongoDB
7 10 (6.33%) Relational Database
8 9 (5.70%) MySQL
9 7 (4.43%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (3.16%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (2.53%) Data Mining
11 4 (2.53%) QlikView
11 4 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.90%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.90%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (1.90%) Oracle OWB
12 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (17.09%) JUnit
2 19 (12.03%) JIRA
3 17 (10.76%) Talend Open Studio
4 16 (10.13%) Jenkins
4 16 (10.13%) Maven
5 12 (7.59%) SoapUI
6 8 (5.06%) Cucumber
6 8 (5.06%) Mockito
7 7 (4.43%) Hamcrest
8 6 (3.80%) Git (software)
8 6 (3.80%) Subversion
9 3 (1.90%) Selenium
9 3 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.27%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.63%) CircleCI
11 1 (0.63%) Redmine
11 1 (0.63%) Travis CI
11 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.63%) WebDriver
General
1 32 (20.25%) Finance
2 10 (6.33%) Publishing
3 5 (3.16%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.16%) Retail
4 2 (1.27%) Front Office
5 1 (0.63%) Automotive
5 1 (0.63%) Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.63%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (37.97%) Developer
2 41 (25.95%) Analyst
3 27 (17.09%) Java Developer
4 22 (13.92%) ETL Developer
5 19 (12.03%) SQL Developer
6 17 (10.76%) Consultant
7 16 (10.13%) Test Analyst
8 15 (9.49%) Data Analyst
9 13 (8.23%) Data Consultant
10 12 (7.59%) Oracle Consultant
10 12 (7.59%) SQL Analyst
10 12 (7.59%) Support Engineer
11 11 (6.96%) Administrator
11 11 (6.96%) Data Migration Consultant
11 11 (6.96%) Migration Consultant
11 11 (6.96%) Oracle Data Migration Consultant
12 10 (6.33%) Oracle Developer
12 10 (6.33%) Systems Support Engineer
13 9 (5.70%) C# Developer
13 9 (5.70%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (13.29%) Web Services
2 20 (12.66%) HTML
2 20 (12.66%) SOAP
3 15 (9.49%) AngularJS
3 15 (9.49%) HTML5
4 13 (8.23%) Spring
5 10 (6.33%) .NET
6 9 (5.70%) CSS
6 9 (5.70%) XHTML
7 7 (4.43%) JAX-RS
7 7 (4.43%) jQuery
7 7 (4.43%) JSP
7 7 (4.43%) REST
7 7 (4.43%) Struts
7 7 (4.43%) XML
8 5 (3.16%) Classic ASP
8 5 (3.16%) Java EE
8 5 (3.16%) RESTful
9 4 (2.53%) Spring Boot
10 3 (1.90%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.70%) Computer Science
1 9 (5.70%) Data Integration
2 7 (4.43%) Clustering
2 7 (4.43%) Replication
3 6 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.27%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.27%) NHS
4 2 (1.27%) W3C
5 1 (0.63%) EPoS
5 1 (0.63%) Grid Computing
5 1 (0.63%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.63%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.19%) Windows
2 23 (14.56%) Linux
3 17 (10.76%) Windows Server
4 12 (7.59%) Unix
5 5 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.27%) Android
6 2 (1.27%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.27%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.63%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (22.78%) ETL
2 30 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (18.35%) Migration
4 22 (13.92%) Data Migration
5 16 (10.13%) Business Analysis
5 16 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (10.13%) Performance Testing
5 16 (10.13%) Process Improvement
6 14 (8.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (8.86%) Kanban
6 14 (8.86%) Scrum
7 13 (8.23%) API Testing
7 13 (8.23%) Project Management
8 12 (7.59%) Change Management
8 12 (7.59%) Test Planning
9 11 (6.96%) Kimball Methodology
9 11 (6.96%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (6.96%) Time Management
10 10 (6.33%) Data Validation
10 10 (6.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 62 (39.24%) Java
2 22 (13.92%) JavaScript
2 22 (13.92%) T-SQL
3 21 (13.29%) PL/SQL
4 14 (8.86%) C#
5 9 (5.70%) Shell Script
6 7 (4.43%) Groovy
7 4 (2.53%) VB
8 2 (1.27%) PHP
9 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.63%) C++
9 1 (0.63%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (0.63%) Perl
9 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.63%) Python
9 1 (0.63%) Scala
9 1 (0.63%) VBA
9 1 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (7.59%) Degree
2 7 (4.43%) OCP
2 7 (4.43%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (3.80%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.53%) ISEB
5 3 (1.90%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.90%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.63%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.13%) QA
2 3 (1.90%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (10.13%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.06%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (2.53%) Docker
5 2 (1.27%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (5.06%) Data Guard
1 8 (5.06%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.63%) Mesos
3 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.63%) Packer
3 1 (0.63%) Puppet
3 1 (0.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 66 (41.77%) Oracle
2 18 (11.39%) Microsoft
3 17 (10.76%) Talend
4 12 (7.59%) VMware
5 9 (5.70%) Informatica
5 9 (5.70%) Tableau
6 5 (3.16%) Google
6 5 (3.16%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.53%) Dell
8 2 (1.27%) ForgeRock
8 2 (1.27%) HP
8 2 (1.27%) Pega
8 2 (1.27%) Siebel
8 2 (1.27%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.27%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.63%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.63%) CA
9 1 (0.63%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.63%) Remedy
9 1 (0.63%) SAP
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 300 p/day
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