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 25 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL 106 100 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.89% 14.31% 17.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.46% 33.78% 48.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 81 74
Median daily rate £425 £398 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.91% +13.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £228 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Median hourly rate £20.75 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% -22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £33.02 £25.88
% change year-on-year
-16.71% +27.61%
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
386 296 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 57.87% 42.35% 36.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 241 142
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 8
Median hourly rate £27.50 £50.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £19.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £55.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%

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 25 September 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
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 25 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 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 -3 61 £400 +5.96% 19
Kidlington -6 6 £475 +5.55% 1
Abingdon -5 3 £450 +16.12% 3
Banbury +5 1 £300 -25.46% 3
Witney - 1 £500 - 2
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 107 (53.50%) Java
2 81 (40.50%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (38.00%) JavaScript
4 70 (35.00%) JUnit
5 62 (31.00%) AngularJS
6 58 (29.00%) Jenkins
7 57 (28.50%) Amazon AWS
7 57 (28.50%) Scrum
8 56 (28.00%) Maven
8 56 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 55 (27.50%) Kanban
9 55 (27.50%) Spring
10 54 (27.00%) Oracle
11 49 (24.50%) MongoDB
12 48 (24.00%) Cucumber
12 48 (24.00%) JSON
13 47 (23.50%) Mockito
14 45 (22.50%) GitHub
15 43 (21.50%) RESTful
15 43 (21.50%) J2EE
16 42 (21.00%) JMS
17 39 (19.50%) Elasticsearch
18 38 (19.00%) Oracle Database
18 38 (19.00%) Cloud Computing
18 38 (19.00%) Tomcat
19 37 (18.50%) Couchbase
20 36 (18.00%) Spock
21 35 (17.50%) Finance
22 32 (16.00%) Migration
23 31 (15.50%) HTML

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 39 (19.50%) Elasticsearch
2 38 (19.00%) Tomcat
3 16 (8.00%) Confluence
4 7 (3.50%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.00%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (2.00%) WordPress
7 2 (1.00%) Apache
7 2 (1.00%) IIS
7 2 (1.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.00%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.50%) CMS
8 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (2.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.50%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 57 (28.50%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (22.50%) GitHub
4 38 (19.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.50%) AWS OpsWorks
5 1 (0.50%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.50%) Internet
2 3 (1.50%) DHCP
2 3 (1.50%) DNS
2 3 (1.50%) IPv6
3 2 (1.00%) WAN
4 1 (0.50%) Firewall
4 1 (0.50%) HTTP
4 1 (0.50%) Intranet
4 1 (0.50%) LAN
4 1 (0.50%) LDAP
4 1 (0.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (24.50%) MongoDB
2 38 (19.00%) Oracle Database
3 37 (18.50%) Couchbase
4 28 (14.00%) SQL Server
5 16 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (8.00%) MySQL
6 15 (7.50%) Relational Database
7 14 (7.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (7.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (5.50%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (3.50%) NoSQL
10 6 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.50%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (1.50%) SSDT
13 2 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
14 1 (0.50%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 70 (35.00%) JUnit
2 58 (29.00%) Jenkins
3 56 (28.00%) Maven
4 48 (24.00%) Cucumber
5 47 (23.50%) Mockito
6 36 (18.00%) Spock
7 18 (9.00%) JIRA
8 15 (7.50%) SoapUI
9 14 (7.00%) Git (software)
9 14 (7.00%) Talend Open Studio
10 9 (4.50%) Hamcrest
11 6 (3.00%) Visual Studio
12 4 (2.00%) Gradle
12 4 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (1.50%) Selenium
14 2 (1.00%) PeopleTools
14 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 2 (1.00%) Subversion
14 2 (1.00%) TeamCity
14 2 (1.00%) WinDbg
General
1 35 (17.50%) Finance
2 27 (13.50%) Publishing
3 7 (3.50%) Manufacturing
3 7 (3.50%) Retail
4 2 (1.00%) Banking
4 2 (1.00%) Front Office
4 2 (1.00%) Marketing
5 1 (0.50%) Advertising
5 1 (0.50%) Automotive
5 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 112 (56.00%) Developer
2 71 (35.50%) Java Developer
3 35 (17.50%) Analyst
4 21 (10.50%) SQL Developer
5 19 (9.50%) Consultant
6 17 (8.50%) Test Analyst
7 14 (7.00%) C# Developer
7 14 (7.00%) ETL Developer
8 13 (6.50%) Data Analyst
8 13 (6.50%) Migration Consultant
8 13 (6.50%) SQL Analyst
9 12 (6.00%) Data Consultant
9 12 (6.00%) Oracle Consultant
10 11 (5.50%) AWS Developer
10 11 (5.50%) Data Migration Consultant
10 11 (5.50%) Data Migration Developer
10 11 (5.50%) Oracle Data Migration Consultant
10 11 (5.50%) Oracle Developer
11 10 (5.00%) Database Developer
11 10 (5.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (31.00%) AngularJS
2 55 (27.50%) Spring
3 48 (24.00%) JSON
4 43 (21.50%) J2EE
4 43 (21.50%) RESTful
5 42 (21.00%) JMS
6 31 (15.50%) HTML
7 24 (12.00%) SOAP
8 22 (11.00%) Web Services
9 18 (9.00%) CSS
10 14 (7.00%) .NET
11 13 (6.50%) HTML5
12 12 (6.00%) jQuery
13 11 (5.50%) REST
13 11 (5.50%) XHTML
14 9 (4.50%) JAX-RS
14 9 (4.50%) JSP
14 9 (4.50%) Struts
15 7 (3.50%) XML
16 6 (3.00%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.50%) Computer Science
1 11 (5.50%) Data Integration
2 9 (4.50%) Data Structures
3 7 (3.50%) Clustering
3 7 (3.50%) Replication
4 4 (2.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.00%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.00%) W3C
6 2 (1.00%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.50%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.50%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.50%) EPoS
7 1 (0.50%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.50%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.50%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.50%) Linux
2 12 (6.00%) Unix
3 10 (5.00%) Windows
4 5 (2.50%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.50%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (40.50%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (28.50%) Scrum
3 55 (27.50%) Kanban
4 32 (16.00%) Migration
5 28 (14.00%) Data Migration
6 23 (11.50%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (11.50%) ETL
7 19 (9.50%) Performance Testing
8 18 (9.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 18 (9.00%) Multithreading
8 18 (9.00%) Process Improvement
9 16 (8.00%) API Testing
10 15 (7.50%) Change Management
11 14 (7.00%) Project Management
11 14 (7.00%) Root Cause Analysis
11 14 (7.00%) Test Planning
11 14 (7.00%) Time Management
12 13 (6.50%) Data Validation
12 13 (6.50%) Software Engineering
12 13 (6.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 107 (53.50%) Java
2 76 (38.00%) JavaScript
3 23 (11.50%) C#
4 21 (10.50%) T-SQL
5 15 (7.50%) PHP
6 13 (6.50%) PL/SQL
7 9 (4.50%) Groovy
7 9 (4.50%) Shell Script
8 7 (3.50%) C++
8 7 (3.50%) Python
9 6 (3.00%) Perl
10 4 (2.00%) C
10 4 (2.00%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.50%) Ruby
11 3 (1.50%) VB
12 2 (1.00%) C++/CLI
12 2 (1.00%) Scala
12 2 (1.00%) VBA
13 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (9.00%) Degree
2 7 (3.50%) OCP
2 7 (3.50%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (1.00%) DBS Check
3 2 (1.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.00%) MCSE
3 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.50%) CCNA
4 1 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.50%) ISEB
4 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.50%) PMP
4 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.50%) QA
2 8 (4.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (4.00%) Docker
1 8 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (3.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.50%) vSphere
5 1 (0.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (4.00%) Data Guard
1 8 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (1.50%) Puppet
3 2 (1.00%) Ansible
3 2 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.00%) SCCM
4 1 (0.50%) Mesos
4 1 (0.50%) Packer
4 1 (0.50%) SCOM
4 1 (0.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 54 (27.00%) Oracle
2 16 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.00%) Talend
4 7 (3.50%) VMware
5 6 (3.00%) Tableau
6 5 (2.50%) SAP
7 4 (2.00%) GoldenSource
8 3 (1.50%) HP
8 3 (1.50%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (1.00%) ForgeRock
9 2 (1.00%) Pega
9 2 (1.00%) Perforce
9 2 (1.00%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.00%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.50%) CA
10 1 (0.50%) Cisco
10 1 (0.50%) NetApp
10 1 (0.50%) Remedy
10 1 (0.50%) Zend
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