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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 3 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 104 60 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 18.37% 11.63% 10.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.41% 23.62% 30.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 48 39
Median daily rate £477 £350 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.28% +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £243 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £483 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -34.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £18.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.03 £15.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.09%

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
278 254 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 49.12% 49.22% 34.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 210 145
Median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 8
Median hourly rate £28.90 £39.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.91% +93.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £15.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £55.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 70 £500 +53.84% 34
Kidlington - 3 £481 - 4
Witney - 3 £355 - 2
Abingdon -3 1 £350 - 5
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 109 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (39.53%) Java
3 62 (28.84%) Migration
4 61 (28.37%) Spring
5 60 (27.91%) JavaScript
6 56 (26.05%) JUnit
7 55 (25.58%) Maven
7 55 (25.58%) Jenkins
8 53 (24.65%) SQL Server
9 52 (24.19%) GitHub
9 52 (24.19%) Mockito
10 51 (23.72%) Publishing
10 51 (23.72%) Scrum
11 43 (20.00%) Cucumber
11 43 (20.00%) AngularJS
12 41 (19.07%) Oracle
13 39 (18.14%) JSON
13 39 (18.14%) Amazon AWS
14 38 (17.67%) Git (software)
14 38 (17.67%) RESTful
14 38 (17.67%) Java EE
14 38 (17.67%) JMS
15 37 (17.21%) ETL
15 37 (17.21%) J2EE
16 36 (16.74%) Elasticsearch
17 34 (15.81%) Cloud Computing
18 31 (14.42%) Microsoft Azure
19 30 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
19 30 (13.95%) Finance
20 29 (13.49%) JIRA

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 36 (16.74%) Elasticsearch
2 27 (12.56%) Tomcat
3 19 (8.84%) JBoss
4 18 (8.37%) WebSphere
4 18 (8.37%) WebSphere Process Server
5 15 (6.98%) WebSphere Application Server
6 14 (6.51%) Confluence
7 11 (5.12%) Alfresco
8 8 (3.72%) nginx
8 8 (3.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.40%) IIS
9 3 (1.40%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.40%) WordPress
10 1 (0.47%) Apache
10 1 (0.47%) CMS
10 1 (0.47%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (4.19%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.72%) Oracle BPM
1 8 (3.72%) Oracle EBS R12
1 8 (3.72%) Oracle Receivables
2 7 (3.26%) Oracle TCA
3 2 (0.93%) Infor CloudSuite
3 2 (0.93%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 2 (0.93%) Infor CRM
4 1 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 52 (24.19%) GitHub
2 39 (18.14%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (15.81%) Cloud Computing
4 31 (14.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.86%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (1.40%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.12%) Intranet
2 7 (3.26%) DNS
3 6 (2.79%) DHCP
3 6 (2.79%) Internet
4 4 (1.86%) FTP
4 4 (1.86%) IPv6
5 2 (0.93%) WAN
6 1 (0.47%) IPv4
6 1 (0.47%) LAN
6 1 (0.47%) Network Security
6 1 (0.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (24.65%) SQL Server
2 26 (12.09%) MongoDB
3 25 (11.63%) Couchbase
4 18 (8.37%) MySQL
4 18 (8.37%) SQL Server 2014
5 16 (7.44%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (7.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (6.51%) Snowflake Schema
7 11 (5.12%) Oracle Database
8 9 (4.19%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (4.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (3.72%) MS Access
10 7 (3.26%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (2.79%) MariaDB
11 6 (2.79%) OLAP
11 6 (2.79%) OLTP
11 6 (2.79%) Relational Database
12 4 (1.86%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 56 (26.05%) JUnit
2 55 (25.58%) Jenkins
2 55 (25.58%) Maven
3 52 (24.19%) Mockito
4 43 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 38 (17.67%) Git (software)
6 29 (13.49%) JIRA
7 25 (11.63%) Spock
7 25 (11.63%) Talend Open Studio
8 9 (4.19%) Ant
9 8 (3.72%) Liquibase
10 7 (3.26%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (1.86%) Gradle
11 4 (1.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.86%) Visual Studio
12 3 (1.40%) Subversion
13 2 (0.93%) MSBuild
13 2 (0.93%) NuGet
13 2 (0.93%) WinDbg
General
1 51 (23.72%) Publishing
2 30 (13.95%) Finance
3 3 (1.40%) Back Office
4 2 (0.93%) Advertising
4 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.93%) Retail
5 1 (0.47%) Banking
5 1 (0.47%) Front Office
5 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 132 (61.40%) Developer
2 60 (27.91%) Java Developer
3 29 (13.49%) ETL Developer
4 23 (10.70%) Analyst
5 18 (8.37%) Tester
6 16 (7.44%) Software Developer
6 16 (7.44%) Software Engineer
7 15 (6.98%) Java Engineer
7 15 (6.98%) SQL Developer
8 14 (6.51%) AWS Developer
8 14 (6.51%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 14 (6.51%) Java Software Developer
8 14 (6.51%) Java Software Engineer
9 13 (6.05%) Consultant
10 12 (5.58%) Agile Developer
11 11 (5.12%) Agile Java Developer
11 11 (5.12%) PHP Developer
12 10 (4.65%) Data Analyst
13 9 (4.19%) SQL Analyst
14 8 (3.72%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (28.37%) Spring
2 43 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 39 (18.14%) JSON
4 38 (17.67%) Java EE
4 38 (17.67%) JMS
4 38 (17.67%) RESTful
5 37 (17.21%) J2EE
6 20 (9.30%) HTML
7 19 (8.84%) CSS
7 19 (8.84%) XML
8 15 (6.98%) jQuery
8 15 (6.98%) REST
9 14 (6.51%) .NET
10 12 (5.58%) Grails
10 12 (5.58%) Node.js
11 11 (5.12%) JSF
12 10 (4.65%) React
12 10 (4.65%) Spring MVC
13 9 (4.19%) Play Framework
14 7 (3.26%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.12%) Informatics
2 10 (4.65%) Data Structures
3 4 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.86%) Data Centre
3 4 (1.86%) Economics
3 4 (1.86%) Mathematics
3 4 (1.86%) Visualisation
4 2 (0.93%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.93%) Data Integration
4 2 (0.93%) Replication
5 1 (0.47%) Clustering
5 1 (0.47%) NHS
5 1 (0.47%) Reinsurance
5 1 (0.47%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.51%) Linux
2 8 (3.72%) Windows
3 3 (1.40%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.40%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.93%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.47%) Unix
5 1 (0.47%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (28.84%) Migration
3 51 (23.72%) Scrum
4 37 (17.21%) ETL
5 30 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (13.49%) Data Analysis
6 29 (13.49%) Unit Testing
7 28 (13.02%) DevOps
8 27 (12.56%) Kanban
8 27 (12.56%) TDD
9 26 (12.09%) BPMN
10 22 (10.23%) Software Engineering
11 21 (9.77%) SDLC
11 21 (9.77%) Software Testing
12 20 (9.30%) BPEL
13 18 (8.37%) Pair Programming
13 18 (8.37%) User Acceptance Testing
14 17 (7.91%) Customer Insight
14 17 (7.91%) MVC
14 17 (7.91%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 85 (39.53%) Java
2 60 (27.91%) JavaScript
3 14 (6.51%) PHP
3 14 (6.51%) T-SQL
4 13 (6.05%) C#
5 9 (4.19%) XPath
6 8 (3.72%) Python
7 6 (2.79%) C++
8 5 (2.33%) C
8 5 (2.33%) VB
9 4 (1.86%) Perl
10 3 (1.40%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.40%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.40%) Ruby
10 3 (1.40%) VBA
11 2 (0.93%) C++/CLI
11 2 (0.93%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.47%) ES6
12 1 (0.47%) Groovy
12 1 (0.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (8.84%) ISEB
1 19 (8.84%) ISTQB
2 17 (7.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 11 (5.12%) Degree
4 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.93%) MCSE
6 1 (0.47%) CCNA
6 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.26%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.40%) QA
3 2 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (3.26%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.33%) Docker
3 2 (0.93%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (5.12%) Puppet
2 10 (4.65%) Ansible
2 10 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.79%) SCCM
4 4 (1.86%) NetBackup
4 4 (1.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (19.07%) Oracle
2 25 (11.63%) Talend
3 23 (10.70%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.26%) Dell
5 6 (2.79%) SAP
5 6 (2.79%) VMware
6 5 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.86%) GoldenSource
7 4 (1.86%) Veritas
8 3 (1.40%) NetApp
9 2 (0.93%) Infor
9 2 (0.93%) Perforce
10 1 (0.47%) Cisco
10 1 (0.47%) IBM
10 1 (0.47%) Informatica
10 1 (0.47%) Telerik
10 1 (0.47%) Zend
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