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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 5 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL 76 111 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.88% 15.00% 8.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.52% 41.42% 27.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 86 32
Median daily rate £350 £423 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.15% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+45.13% -29.68%
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
249 268 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 42.20% 36.22% 32.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 199 101
Median daily rate £390 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.23% +32.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
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 31 May 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 31 May 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 -4 39 £350 -17.64% 10
Witney - 10 £325 - 1
Banbury -5 2 £383 +2.00%
Kidlington - 2 £450 -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 60 (38.96%) Oracle
2 40 (25.97%) Java
3 37 (24.03%) Oracle Database
4 33 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 33 (21.43%) ETL
5 29 (18.83%) Finance
6 27 (17.53%) Migration
7 25 (16.23%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (16.23%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (15.58%) SharePoint
8 24 (15.58%) Microsoft
8 24 (15.58%) Windows
9 23 (14.94%) Linux
9 23 (14.94%) PL/SQL
10 21 (13.64%) Active Directory
11 20 (12.99%) T-SQL
12 19 (12.34%) HTML
12 19 (12.34%) JavaScript
12 19 (12.34%) Data Migration
13 18 (11.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 18 (11.69%) Oracle Database 11g
14 17 (11.04%) Business Analysis
14 17 (11.04%) Windows Server
15 16 (10.39%) Security Cleared
15 16 (10.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 15 (9.74%) Data Analysis
16 15 (9.74%) Web Services
16 15 (9.74%) MS Exchange
17 14 (9.09%) Intranet
17 14 (9.09%) Amazon AWS

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 24 (15.58%) SharePoint
2 15 (9.74%) MS Exchange
3 9 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (5.84%) WordPress
4 7 (4.55%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.90%) Confluence
5 6 (3.90%) IIS
5 6 (3.90%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (3.25%) Apache Solr
6 5 (3.25%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.30%) Apache
8 2 (1.30%) Apache Pig
8 2 (1.30%) Node.js
8 2 (1.30%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.30%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.65%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.65%) CMS
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.95%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.65%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.90%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.60%) Boomi
5 2 (1.30%) GitHub
6 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.65%) AWS OpsWorks
6 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.65%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.09%) Intranet
2 3 (1.95%) HTTP
3 1 (0.65%) LAN
3 1 (0.65%) LDAP
3 1 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (24.03%) Oracle Database
2 33 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 25 (16.23%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (11.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 18 (11.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (10.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (6.49%) MySQL
7 9 (5.84%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (5.19%) Relational Database
9 7 (4.55%) MongoDB
9 7 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (4.55%) Oracle OWB
9 7 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (3.90%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (3.25%) Data Mining
11 5 (3.25%) QlikView
12 4 (2.60%) NoSQL
12 4 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (1.95%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (6.49%) JUnit
1 10 (6.49%) Talend Open Studio
2 9 (5.84%) JIRA
3 8 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.90%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.90%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.90%) Subversion
5 5 (3.25%) Maven
6 4 (2.60%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.60%) Mockito
6 4 (2.60%) SoapUI
7 3 (1.95%) Hamcrest
7 3 (1.95%) MSBuild
8 2 (1.30%) Redmine
8 2 (1.30%) Selenium
8 2 (1.30%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.65%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.65%) Travis CI
9 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 29 (18.83%) Finance
2 6 (3.90%) Publishing
3 4 (2.60%) Retail
4 2 (1.30%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.65%) Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.65%) Front Office
5 1 (0.65%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (35.71%) Developer
2 35 (22.73%) Analyst
3 20 (12.99%) Java Developer
4 19 (12.34%) Consultant
5 16 (10.39%) ETL Developer
6 15 (9.74%) Data Analyst
6 15 (9.74%) SQL Developer
7 13 (8.44%) Oracle Consultant
8 12 (7.79%) Support Engineer
9 11 (7.14%) Administrator
9 11 (7.14%) Architect
9 11 (7.14%) Data Consultant
10 10 (6.49%) Data Migration Consultant
10 10 (6.49%) DBA
10 10 (6.49%) Migration Consultant
10 10 (6.49%) Oracle Data Migration Consultant
10 10 (6.49%) Systems Support Engineer
10 10 (6.49%) Test Analyst
11 9 (5.84%) Oracle DBA
11 9 (5.84%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.34%) HTML
2 15 (9.74%) Web Services
3 12 (7.79%) .NET
3 12 (7.79%) AngularJS
3 12 (7.79%) HTML5
4 11 (7.14%) CSS
5 10 (6.49%) SOAP
6 8 (5.19%) Spring
7 7 (4.55%) XML
8 6 (3.90%) RESTful
8 6 (3.90%) XHTML
9 5 (3.25%) Classic ASP
9 5 (3.25%) Java EE
9 5 (3.25%) jQuery
10 4 (2.60%) REST
10 4 (2.60%) Spring Boot
11 3 (1.95%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.95%) JAX-RS
11 3 (1.95%) JSP
11 3 (1.95%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.55%) Clustering
2 7 (4.55%) Replication
3 6 (3.90%) Data Integration
4 3 (1.95%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.30%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.30%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.30%) NHS
5 2 (1.30%) W3C
6 1 (0.65%) EPoS
6 1 (0.65%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.65%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.65%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.65%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.58%) Windows
2 23 (14.94%) Linux
3 17 (11.04%) Windows Server
4 12 (7.79%) Unix
5 5 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.30%) Android
6 2 (1.30%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.30%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.65%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (21.43%) ETL
2 27 (17.53%) Migration
3 25 (16.23%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (12.34%) Data Migration
5 17 (11.04%) Business Analysis
6 15 (9.74%) Data Analysis
7 13 (8.44%) CRM
8 12 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (7.79%) Kimball Methodology
9 11 (7.14%) Data Management
10 10 (6.49%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (6.49%) Release Management
11 9 (5.84%) Data Mapping
11 9 (5.84%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (5.84%) Software Engineering
12 8 (5.19%) Process Improvement
12 8 (5.19%) Project Management
13 7 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (4.55%) Data Architecture
13 7 (4.55%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 40 (25.97%) Java
2 23 (14.94%) PL/SQL
3 20 (12.99%) T-SQL
4 19 (12.34%) JavaScript
5 12 (7.79%) C#
6 9 (5.84%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.60%) VB
8 3 (1.95%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.95%) Groovy
8 3 (1.95%) PHP
9 2 (1.30%) Python
10 1 (0.65%) C++
10 1 (0.65%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 1 (0.65%) Perl
10 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.65%) Scala
10 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.65%) VBA
10 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (10.39%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.55%) Degree
3 7 (4.55%) OCP
3 7 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (3.90%) ISEB
5 5 (3.25%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.65%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.25%) QA
2 3 (1.95%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.19%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (3.90%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.60%) Docker
6 1 (0.65%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (5.19%) Data Guard
1 8 (5.19%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.65%) Mesos
3 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.65%) Packer
3 1 (0.65%) Puppet
3 1 (0.65%) Terraform
Vendors
1 60 (38.96%) Oracle
2 24 (15.58%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.79%) VMware
4 10 (6.49%) Talend
5 9 (5.84%) Informatica
5 9 (5.84%) Tableau
6 5 (3.25%) Google
6 5 (3.25%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.60%) Dell
8 3 (1.95%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.30%) ForgeRock
9 2 (1.30%) HP
9 2 (1.30%) Pega
9 2 (1.30%) Siebel
10 1 (0.65%) Alteryx
10 1 (0.65%) CA
10 1 (0.65%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.65%) Remedy
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