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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 78 52 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.83% 10.95% 13.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.32% 31.33% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 31 28
Average daily rate
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£336 £325 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.46% -5.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £140 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £23.75 £190.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.50% +660.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £26.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -1.85%
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
176 166 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 33.46% 34.95% 33.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 97 83
Average daily rate £325 £338 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £160 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 7
Average hourly rate £23.75 £31.25 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +64.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.19 £27.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.38 £45.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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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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 +6 39 £335 +27.61% 16
Banbury +8 9 £400 +6.66% 1
Witney -1 3 £325 +25.00% 1
Abingdon -6 1 - - 1
Eynsham - - - -
Thame - - - -
Wallingford - - - - 1
Bicester - - - - 3
Burford - - - -
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Kidlington - - - - 1
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 57 (47.11%) SQL Server
2 32 (26.45%) .NET
3 31 (25.62%) HTML
4 30 (24.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 28 (23.14%) XML
6 27 (22.31%) C#
7 25 (20.66%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (19.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 23 (19.01%) Microsoft
9 23 (19.01%) MVC
10 22 (18.18%) Finance
11 21 (17.36%) MS Excel
11 21 (17.36%) Web Services
11 21 (17.36%) Oracle
12 19 (15.70%) T-SQL
13 18 (14.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 17 (14.05%) JavaScript
14 17 (14.05%) Data Warehouse
15 16 (13.22%) SQL Server 2008
16 15 (12.40%) Java
16 15 (12.40%) Migration
16 15 (12.40%) SQL Server 2012
17 14 (11.57%) ASP.NET
17 14 (11.57%) Windows
17 14 (11.57%) jQuery
18 12 (9.92%) .NET Framework
18 12 (9.92%) XSLT
18 12 (9.92%) CSS
19 11 (9.09%) Marketing
19 11 (9.09%) WCF

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (4.13%) ColdFusion
2 3 (2.48%) Apache
2 3 (2.48%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.65%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.65%) IIS
3 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.83%) Drupal
4 1 (0.83%) Liferay
4 1 (0.83%) Moodle
4 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.83%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (17.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.48%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.83%) FastStats
3 1 (0.83%) SPSS
3 1 (0.83%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.83%) Magento
3 1 (0.83%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.31%) SaaS
2 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.31%) SAN
2 2 (1.65%) NAS
3 1 (0.83%) DHCP
3 1 (0.83%) FTP
3 1 (0.83%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (47.11%) SQL Server
2 30 (24.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (19.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (14.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (14.05%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (13.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (12.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (8.26%) Crystal Reports
8 10 (8.26%) MySQL
9 7 (5.79%) Oracle Database
10 6 (4.96%) JasperReports
10 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (4.13%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (3.31%) Relational Database
12 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (3.31%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (3.31%) OLAP
13 3 (2.48%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (1.65%) MongoDB
14 2 (1.65%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 11 (9.09%) Subversion
2 8 (6.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (5.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (3.31%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.48%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.48%) JIRA
6 2 (1.65%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.65%) Log4j
7 1 (0.83%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.83%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.83%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.83%) Selenium
7 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (18.18%) Finance
2 11 (9.09%) Marketing
3 5 (4.13%) Electronics
3 5 (4.13%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.13%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.13%) Publishing
4 2 (1.65%) Banking
5 1 (0.83%) Retail
5 1 (0.83%) Advertising
5 1 (0.83%) Automotive
5 1 (0.83%) Czech Language
5 1 (0.83%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.83%) French Language
5 1 (0.83%) German Language
5 1 (0.83%) Polish Language
5 1 (0.83%) Slovak Language
5 1 (0.83%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 86 (71.07%) Developer
2 28 (23.14%) SQL Developer
3 20 (16.53%) .NET Developer
4 11 (9.09%) Report Developer
5 10 (8.26%) Java Developer
6 8 (6.61%) Software Engineer
7 7 (5.79%) Analyst
7 7 (5.79%) Software Developer
7 7 (5.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (4.96%) VB6 Developer
8 6 (4.96%) DBA
8 6 (4.96%) VB Developer
9 5 (4.13%) Programmer
9 5 (4.13%) Consultant
9 5 (4.13%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.13%) Crystal Reports Developer
9 5 (4.13%) SQL DBA
9 5 (4.13%) ColdFusion Developer
9 5 (4.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 4 (3.31%) VB Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (26.45%) .NET
2 31 (25.62%) HTML
3 28 (23.14%) XML
4 21 (17.36%) Web Services
5 14 (11.57%) ASP.NET
5 14 (11.57%) jQuery
6 12 (9.92%) CSS
6 12 (9.92%) XSLT
6 12 (9.92%) .NET Framework
7 11 (9.09%) WCF
8 9 (7.44%) REST
8 9 (7.44%) Spring
9 8 (6.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (6.61%) Spring MVC
9 8 (6.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 7 (5.79%) J2EE
11 6 (4.96%) MDX
11 6 (4.96%) ActiveX
12 5 (4.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 5 (4.13%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.61%) NHS
2 5 (4.13%) DTV
3 4 (3.31%) N-Tier
3 4 (3.31%) Open Source
4 3 (2.48%) PMI
4 3 (2.48%) Clustering
5 2 (1.65%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.65%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.83%) Social Media
6 1 (0.83%) Statistics
6 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.57%) Windows
2 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (2.48%) Linux
3 3 (2.48%) UNIX
4 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.66%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (19.01%) MVC
3 15 (12.40%) Migration
4 10 (8.26%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (8.26%) Software Engineering
4 10 (8.26%) ETL
4 10 (8.26%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (7.44%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (6.61%) TDD
7 6 (4.96%) Data Analysis
7 6 (4.96%) PRINCE2
7 6 (4.96%) CRM
8 5 (4.13%) Scrum
8 5 (4.13%) Programme Management
8 5 (4.13%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (4.13%) Unit Testing
8 5 (4.13%) Waterfall
8 5 (4.13%) BDD
9 4 (3.31%) Integration Testing
9 4 (3.31%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (22.31%) C#
2 19 (15.70%) T-SQL
3 17 (14.05%) JavaScript
4 15 (12.40%) Java
5 9 (7.44%) VB.NET
6 8 (6.61%) VB
7 6 (4.96%) VB6
8 5 (4.13%) PHP
9 4 (3.31%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.48%) Python
10 3 (2.48%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.65%) PHP5
12 1 (0.83%) VBA
12 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.48%) PMP
1 3 (2.48%) PMI Certification
2 2 (1.65%) ISEB
2 2 (1.65%) Degree
3 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.65%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.65%) Terminal Server
2 2 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.65%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.65%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.65%) SCCM
3 1 (0.83%) SCOM
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.83%) Puppet
3 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.83%) SCDPM
3 1 (0.83%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 23 (19.01%) Microsoft
2 21 (17.36%) Oracle
3 11 (9.09%) Jaspersoft
4 7 (5.79%) SAP
5 5 (4.13%) Telerik
6 3 (2.48%) VMware
7 2 (1.65%) Citrix
7 2 (1.65%) Symantec
8 1 (0.83%) Sophos
8 1 (0.83%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.83%) HP
8 1 (0.83%) Nintex
8 1 (0.83%) Alterian
8 1 (0.83%) Northgate
8 1 (0.83%) Capita
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