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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 130 57 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 18.49% 11.95% 10.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.39% 37.01% 35.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 39 26
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£405 £318 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.55% +2.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £405 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £180.00 £26.88 £190.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+569.76% -85.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.66%
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
330 154 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 46.94% 32.29% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 95 75
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 4
Average hourly rate £39.00 £28.75 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.65% -4.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.85 £12.30 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £29.50 £117.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 31 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 31 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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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 -1 70 £423 +33.07% 21
Banbury +4 10 £403 +3.20%
Kidlington - 2 £421 -
Abingdon +5 1 £400 - 6
Witney +1 1 £325 +44.44%
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 80 (32.52%) SQL Server
2 70 (28.46%) Java
3 63 (25.61%) Microsoft
4 61 (24.80%) Oracle
5 58 (23.58%) .NET
6 56 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
7 53 (21.54%) JavaScript
8 49 (19.92%) XML
9 47 (19.11%) Windows
10 42 (17.07%) C#
11 40 (16.26%) jQuery
12 39 (15.85%) PL/SQL
13 35 (14.23%) T-SQL
13 35 (14.23%) Data Analysis
14 34 (13.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 34 (13.82%) Business Intelligence
15 33 (13.41%) HTML
15 33 (13.41%) ASP.NET
15 33 (13.41%) ETL
16 32 (13.01%) Amazon AWS
17 31 (12.60%) Data Modelling
17 31 (12.60%) VMware
18 30 (12.20%) SDLC
19 29 (11.79%) Java EE
19 29 (11.79%) Spring
19 29 (11.79%) Data Warehouse
20 28 (11.38%) TDD
20 28 (11.38%) Windows Server 2012
21 27 (10.98%) MySQL
22 26 (10.57%) SharePoint

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 26 (10.57%) SharePoint
2 20 (8.13%) IIS
3 15 (6.10%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (5.28%) JBoss
5 11 (4.47%) Tomcat
6 10 (4.07%) MS Exchange
6 10 (4.07%) Confluence
7 8 (3.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (3.25%) WebLogic
8 5 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.81%) Drupal
11 2 (0.81%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.81%) Zimbra
11 2 (0.81%) CMS
11 2 (0.81%) NetWeaver
11 2 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.41%) Node.js
Applications
1 18 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.41%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (3.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (3.25%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.63%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (1.22%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.41%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 32 (13.01%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (7.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.85%) Boomi
4 6 (2.44%) Amazon S3
4 6 (2.44%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (1.22%) Adobe Analytics
5 3 (1.22%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.81%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.41%) SaaS
7 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.88%) HTTP
2 7 (2.85%) DNS
2 7 (2.85%) Intranet
3 5 (2.03%) DHCP
4 2 (0.81%) Firewall
4 2 (0.81%) LAN
4 2 (0.81%) WAN
5 1 (0.41%) SMTP
5 1 (0.41%) Wireless
5 1 (0.41%) SSL
5 1 (0.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (32.52%) SQL Server
2 34 (13.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (11.79%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (10.98%) MySQL
5 24 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (8.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (6.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (6.50%) Relational Database
9 15 (6.10%) Oracle Database
10 14 (5.69%) Oracle Database 10g
11 13 (5.28%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
12 12 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
12 12 (4.88%) Oracle BI EE
13 7 (2.85%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (2.85%) Oracle OWB
13 7 (2.85%) SSDT
14 6 (2.44%) SAP Data Services
15 5 (2.03%) Data Mart
16 4 (1.63%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 22 (8.94%) Visual Studio
2 19 (7.72%) Git (software)
3 17 (6.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (5.69%) JUnit
5 12 (4.88%) JIRA
5 12 (4.88%) Mockito
6 11 (4.47%) Jenkins
7 10 (4.07%) Maven
8 8 (3.25%) Ant
9 7 (2.85%) Subversion
10 6 (2.44%) TeamCity
10 6 (2.44%) WinDbg
10 6 (2.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 6 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (2.44%) MSBuild
11 3 (1.22%) Talend Open Studio
12 2 (0.81%) NUnit
13 1 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
13 1 (0.41%) Dreamweaver
General
1 21 (8.54%) Finance
2 11 (4.47%) Publishing
2 11 (4.47%) Marketing
3 6 (2.44%) Banking
4 4 (1.63%) Retail
5 3 (1.22%) Games
5 3 (1.22%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.81%) Electronics
6 2 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 110 (44.72%) Developer
2 65 (26.42%) Analyst
3 31 (12.60%) Java Developer
4 27 (10.98%) Data Analyst
5 23 (9.35%) Architect
6 17 (6.91%) 3rd Line Support
7 16 (6.50%) SQL Developer
8 15 (6.10%) Support Analyst
9 11 (4.47%) Web Developer
10 10 (4.07%) Consultant
10 10 (4.07%) .NET Developer
10 10 (4.07%) C# Developer
10 10 (4.07%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 9 (3.66%) Systems Analyst
11 9 (3.66%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (3.66%) Senior Developer
11 9 (3.66%) Administrator
12 8 (3.25%) Support Engineer
12 8 (3.25%) Applications Support
12 8 (3.25%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (23.58%) .NET
2 49 (19.92%) XML
3 40 (16.26%) jQuery
4 33 (13.41%) HTML
4 33 (13.41%) ASP.NET
5 29 (11.79%) Spring
5 29 (11.79%) Java EE
6 25 (10.16%) CSS
6 25 (10.16%) Web Services
7 21 (8.54%) AngularJS
8 20 (8.13%) XSLT
9 15 (6.10%) Hibernate
10 14 (5.69%) HTML5
11 13 (5.28%) CSS3
11 13 (5.28%) JDBC
11 13 (5.28%) J2EE
11 13 (5.28%) JSON
11 13 (5.28%) Spring MVC
12 12 (4.88%) WPF
12 12 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.88%) Computer Science
1 12 (4.88%) Data Centre
2 8 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (2.85%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.85%) Data Structures
4 6 (2.44%) Data Extraction
5 5 (2.03%) Replication
6 4 (1.63%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (1.63%) Informatics
6 4 (1.63%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.63%) NHS
7 3 (1.22%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.22%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.81%) Google Search Appliance
8 2 (0.81%) DTV
8 2 (0.81%) Semantic Web
8 2 (0.81%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.81%) Linked Data
8 2 (0.81%) Clustering
9 1 (0.41%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 47 (19.11%) Windows
2 28 (11.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (10.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (4.88%) Linux
5 8 (3.25%) Windows 7
5 8 (3.25%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.22%) UNIX
6 3 (1.22%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.81%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (14.23%) Data Analysis
3 34 (13.82%) Business Intelligence
4 33 (13.41%) ETL
5 31 (12.60%) Data Modelling
6 30 (12.20%) SDLC
7 28 (11.38%) TDD
8 26 (10.57%) Web Development
9 25 (10.16%) Configuration Management
9 25 (10.16%) Project Management
10 24 (9.76%) MVC
11 23 (9.35%) ITIL
11 23 (9.35%) E-Commerce
11 23 (9.35%) Scrum
11 23 (9.35%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (8.94%) Migration
13 21 (8.54%) Business Analysis
13 21 (8.54%) BDD
14 16 (6.50%) Data Mapping
15 15 (6.10%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 70 (28.46%) Java
2 53 (21.54%) JavaScript
3 42 (17.07%) C#
4 39 (15.85%) PL/SQL
5 35 (14.23%) T-SQL
6 22 (8.94%) PowerShell
7 12 (4.88%) VBA
8 11 (4.47%) VB.NET
9 9 (3.66%) Python
10 8 (3.25%) XQuery
10 8 (3.25%) XPath
10 8 (3.25%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 7 (2.85%) Perl
11 7 (2.85%) PHP
12 6 (2.44%) VBScript
12 6 (2.44%) C++
12 6 (2.44%) C++/CLI
13 5 (2.03%) COBOL
14 3 (1.22%) Apex Code
15 2 (0.81%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 23 (9.35%) Degree
2 17 (6.91%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.28%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.81%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) MCSE
5 1 (0.41%) ISEB
5 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.81%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) SLA
2 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (8.13%) Active Directory
2 18 (7.32%) Hyper-V
3 8 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.44%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.63%) vSphere
6 1 (0.41%) XenApp
6 1 (0.41%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.41%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 12 (4.88%) Puppet
1 12 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (4.47%) SCCM
3 10 (4.07%) Ansible
4 8 (3.25%) SCOM
4 8 (3.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (3.25%) Oracle Identity Management
5 7 (2.85%) Nagios
6 6 (2.44%) Icinga
7 2 (0.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 63 (25.61%) Microsoft
2 61 (24.80%) Oracle
3 31 (12.60%) VMware
4 10 (4.07%) Progress
5 9 (3.66%) SAP
5 9 (3.66%) Dell
6 7 (2.85%) Perforce
7 5 (2.03%) Tableau
7 5 (2.03%) Adobe
7 5 (2.03%) HP
7 5 (2.03%) Google
7 5 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.63%) Informatica
8 4 (1.63%) NetApp
8 4 (1.63%) Aprimo
8 4 (1.63%) Eloqua
9 3 (1.22%) Talend
9 3 (1.22%) Citrix
10 2 (0.81%) Sage
10 2 (0.81%) Ceridian
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £120 - £150 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £220 per day
Posted: 3 days ago