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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL 129 43 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 17.32% 8.45% 10.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.19% 27.39% 37.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 32 26
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£400 £328 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.13% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £398 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £180.00 £25.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+620.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.63 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-14.58% +9.09%
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
321 157 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 43.09% 30.84% 26.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 103 65
Average daily rate £410 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £262 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 4
Average hourly rate £39.00 £13.78 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+183.12% -42.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.85 £12.30 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £22.08 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 July 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
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 July 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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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 +4 67 £411 +17.50% 25
Banbury +2 8 £413 +25.00%
Abingdon 0 3 £350 +16.66% 2
Bicester - 1 £275 -
Kidlington - 1 £393 -
Witney - 1 £325 -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 78 (31.08%) SQL Server
2 72 (28.69%) Microsoft
3 64 (25.50%) Java
4 54 (21.51%) Oracle
5 53 (21.12%) .NET
6 52 (20.72%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (18.73%) JavaScript
7 47 (18.73%) XML
8 45 (17.93%) Windows
9 40 (15.94%) C#
10 35 (13.94%) PL/SQL
10 35 (13.94%) Data Analysis
11 34 (13.55%) jQuery
12 33 (13.15%) T-SQL
13 32 (12.75%) SharePoint
14 31 (12.35%) VMware
14 31 (12.35%) HTML
14 31 (12.35%) Data Modelling
15 30 (11.95%) Amazon AWS
16 29 (11.55%) Java EE
16 29 (11.55%) Business Intelligence
17 28 (11.16%) ASP.NET
17 28 (11.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 27 (10.76%) Data Warehouse
19 26 (10.36%) ETL
19 26 (10.36%) Active Directory
19 26 (10.36%) Project Management
19 26 (10.36%) Migration
19 26 (10.36%) Spring
19 26 (10.36%) Security Cleared

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 32 (12.75%) SharePoint
2 20 (7.97%) IIS
3 18 (7.17%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (5.18%) JBoss
4 13 (5.18%) MS Exchange
5 11 (4.38%) Tomcat
6 10 (3.98%) Confluence
7 9 (3.59%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (3.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 8 (3.19%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.80%) NetWeaver
10 2 (0.80%) CMS
10 2 (0.80%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.80%) Zimbra
11 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 20 (7.97%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.39%) MS Office
3 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.40%) MS Project
3 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.40%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 13 (5.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (3.19%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (1.59%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (1.20%) Agresso
4 3 (1.20%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.40%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 30 (11.95%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (7.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.19%) Boomi
4 5 (1.99%) Amazon S3
4 5 (1.99%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (1.20%) Adobe Analytics
5 3 (1.20%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.80%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.40%) SaaS
7 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.78%) HTTP
2 7 (2.79%) DNS
2 7 (2.79%) Intranet
3 5 (1.99%) DHCP
4 3 (1.20%) Firewall
5 2 (0.80%) LAN
5 2 (0.80%) WAN
6 1 (0.40%) SMTP
6 1 (0.40%) Wireless
6 1 (0.40%) SSL
6 1 (0.40%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (31.08%) SQL Server
2 28 (11.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (10.76%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (9.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 23 (9.16%) MySQL
6 17 (6.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (6.37%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (5.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (5.18%) Relational Database
10 11 (4.38%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (4.38%) Oracle Database
11 10 (3.98%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (3.59%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (3.19%) Oracle BI EE
14 6 (2.39%) SAP Data Services
14 6 (2.39%) SSDT
15 5 (1.99%) Data Mart
16 4 (1.59%) MS Access
17 3 (1.20%) OLAP
17 3 (1.20%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 18 (7.17%) Visual Studio
1 18 (7.17%) Git (software)
2 14 (5.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (5.18%) JIRA
4 11 (4.38%) Jenkins
4 11 (4.38%) JUnit
5 9 (3.59%) Maven
5 9 (3.59%) Mockito
6 8 (3.19%) Subversion
6 8 (3.19%) Ant
7 6 (2.39%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (1.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (1.99%) MSBuild
8 5 (1.99%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.99%) WinDbg
9 1 (0.40%) UltraEdit
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.40%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.40%) NUnit
General
1 22 (8.76%) Finance
2 12 (4.78%) Marketing
3 10 (3.98%) Publishing
4 7 (2.79%) Retail
5 5 (1.99%) Banking
6 3 (1.20%) Games
6 3 (1.20%) Electronics
6 3 (1.20%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.80%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.40%) Advertising
8 1 (0.40%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 98 (39.04%) Developer
2 77 (30.68%) Analyst
3 32 (12.75%) Data Analyst
4 30 (11.95%) Architect
5 28 (11.16%) Java Developer
6 18 (7.17%) Support Analyst
7 17 (6.77%) 3rd Line Support
8 15 (5.98%) SQL Developer
9 11 (4.38%) .NET Developer
9 11 (4.38%) C# Developer
9 11 (4.38%) Applications Support
9 11 (4.38%) Business Analyst
10 10 (3.98%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 9 (3.59%) Systems Analyst
11 9 (3.59%) Technical Architect
11 9 (3.59%) Web Developer
11 9 (3.59%) Consultant
11 9 (3.59%) Support Engineer
11 9 (3.59%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (3.59%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (21.12%) .NET
2 47 (18.73%) XML
3 34 (13.55%) jQuery
4 31 (12.35%) HTML
5 29 (11.55%) Java EE
6 28 (11.16%) ASP.NET
7 26 (10.36%) Spring
8 24 (9.56%) Web Services
9 23 (9.16%) CSS
10 21 (8.37%) AngularJS
11 18 (7.17%) XSLT
12 14 (5.58%) HTML5
13 13 (5.18%) CSS3
13 13 (5.18%) J2EE
13 13 (5.18%) JSON
14 12 (4.78%) Hibernate
14 12 (4.78%) JDBC
14 12 (4.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (4.38%) RESTful
15 11 (4.38%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.58%) Data Centre
2 11 (4.38%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.39%) Public Cloud
5 6 (2.39%) Data Extraction
6 5 (1.99%) Replication
6 5 (1.99%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.59%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.59%) Informatics
7 4 (1.59%) NHS
8 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.20%) Clustering
8 3 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.80%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.80%) DTV
9 2 (0.80%) Google Search Appliance
10 1 (0.40%) User Experience
10 1 (0.40%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.40%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 45 (17.93%) Windows
2 26 (10.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (9.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (4.78%) Linux
5 7 (2.79%) Windows 7
5 7 (2.79%) Windows 8
6 4 (1.59%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.20%) UNIX
8 2 (0.80%) Android
8 2 (0.80%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.40%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (20.72%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (13.94%) Data Analysis
3 31 (12.35%) Data Modelling
4 29 (11.55%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (10.36%) ETL
5 26 (10.36%) Project Management
5 26 (10.36%) Migration
6 25 (9.96%) E-Commerce
6 25 (9.96%) ITIL
6 25 (9.96%) SDLC
7 24 (9.56%) TDD
8 22 (8.76%) Web Development
8 22 (8.76%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (8.37%) Configuration Management
10 19 (7.57%) Scrum
10 19 (7.57%) MVC
10 19 (7.57%) Business Analysis
10 19 (7.57%) BDD
11 18 (7.17%) Data Migration
12 15 (5.98%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 64 (25.50%) Java
2 47 (18.73%) JavaScript
3 40 (15.94%) C#
4 35 (13.94%) PL/SQL
5 33 (13.15%) T-SQL
6 21 (8.37%) PowerShell
7 14 (5.58%) VBA
8 11 (4.38%) VB.NET
9 8 (3.19%) XQuery
9 8 (3.19%) XPath
9 8 (3.19%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 7 (2.79%) Python
11 6 (2.39%) VBScript
11 6 (2.39%) Perl
12 5 (1.99%) C++
12 5 (1.99%) C++/CLI
13 4 (1.59%) PHP
14 3 (1.20%) COBOL
14 3 (1.20%) Apex Code
15 2 (0.80%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (10.36%) Security Cleared
2 22 (8.76%) Degree
3 13 (5.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.80%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) MCSE
5 1 (0.40%) ISEB
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.20%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.40%) SLA
2 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (10.36%) Active Directory
2 20 (7.97%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.39%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.59%) vSphere
6 1 (0.40%) XenApp
6 1 (0.40%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.40%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (3.98%) SCCM
1 10 (3.98%) Puppet
1 10 (3.98%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (3.19%) Oracle Identity Management
2 8 (3.19%) SCOM
2 8 (3.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (3.19%) Ansible
3 7 (2.79%) Nagios
4 6 (2.39%) Icinga
5 2 (0.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.40%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 72 (28.69%) Microsoft
2 54 (21.51%) Oracle
3 31 (12.35%) VMware
4 12 (4.78%) Business Objects
5 10 (3.98%) Progress
5 10 (3.98%) Dell
6 9 (3.59%) SAP
7 6 (2.39%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (2.39%) Perforce
8 5 (1.99%) Google
8 5 (1.99%) Adobe
8 5 (1.99%) HP
9 4 (1.59%) Citrix
9 4 (1.59%) NetApp
9 4 (1.59%) Aprimo
9 4 (1.59%) Tableau
9 4 (1.59%) Eloqua
10 2 (0.80%) Facebook
10 2 (0.80%) Ceridian
10 2 (0.80%) Sitecore
Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £440 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Expert Employment
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Expert Employment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £390 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Rate: £390 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Posted: 24 days ago