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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 121 69 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 19.58% 12.34% 11.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.78% 27.94% 33.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 52 51
Median daily rate £450 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £227 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.09% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Median hourly rate £20.65 £15.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.63% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £15.00 £19.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.14 £36.00 £24.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.48 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-1.64% +23.07%
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
329 247 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 53.24% 44.19% 33.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 193 184
Median daily rate £466 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 5
Median hourly rate £36.50 £55.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.63% +35.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +6 86 £415 +34.84% 29
Kidlington - 5 £488 - 4
Witney - 2 £310 - 2
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 121 (51.71%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (49.57%) Java
3 87 (37.18%) JUnit
4 78 (33.33%) Maven
5 77 (32.91%) Jenkins
6 76 (32.48%) Spring
6 76 (32.48%) JavaScript
7 67 (28.63%) Scrum
8 66 (28.21%) Mockito
9 62 (26.50%) AngularJS
10 61 (26.07%) Amazon AWS
11 58 (24.79%) Cucumber
11 58 (24.79%) GitHub
12 52 (22.22%) JSON
13 51 (21.79%) Migration
13 51 (21.79%) JMS
14 50 (21.37%) Oracle
14 50 (21.37%) Kanban
14 50 (21.37%) Microsoft Azure
15 49 (20.94%) RESTful
15 49 (20.94%) J2EE
16 48 (20.51%) Publishing
16 48 (20.51%) Elasticsearch
17 47 (20.09%) SQL Server
18 45 (19.23%) Cloud Computing
19 44 (18.80%) MongoDB
20 39 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
21 37 (15.81%) Tomcat
22 36 (15.38%) Couchbase
22 36 (15.38%) Spock

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 48 (20.51%) Elasticsearch
2 37 (15.81%) Tomcat
3 16 (6.84%) Confluence
4 15 (6.41%) WebSphere
4 15 (6.41%) WebSphere Process Server
5 14 (5.98%) JBoss
6 12 (5.13%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (3.42%) Alfresco
7 8 (3.42%) nginx
7 8 (3.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.28%) IIS
8 3 (1.28%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (1.28%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.28%) WordPress
9 1 (0.43%) Apache
9 1 (0.43%) CMS
9 1 (0.43%) Drupal
9 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.42%) Oracle BPM
1 8 (3.42%) Oracle EBS R12
1 8 (3.42%) Oracle Receivables
2 7 (2.99%) Oracle TCA
3 2 (0.85%) Infor CloudSuite
3 2 (0.85%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 2 (0.85%) Infor CRM
3 2 (0.85%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 61 (26.07%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (24.79%) GitHub
3 50 (21.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 45 (19.23%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.43%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.99%) DNS
1 7 (2.99%) Intranet
2 6 (2.56%) DHCP
2 6 (2.56%) Internet
3 3 (1.28%) IPv6
4 2 (0.85%) FTP
4 2 (0.85%) WAN
5 1 (0.43%) Firewall
5 1 (0.43%) LAN
5 1 (0.43%) SAN
5 1 (0.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (20.09%) SQL Server
2 44 (18.80%) MongoDB
3 36 (15.38%) Couchbase
4 18 (7.69%) Oracle Database
5 15 (6.41%) MySQL
6 11 (4.70%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (4.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (4.70%) SQL Server 2014
7 10 (4.27%) Snowflake Schema
8 8 (3.42%) Relational Database
8 8 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (2.56%) MariaDB
10 6 (2.56%) OLAP
10 6 (2.56%) OLTP
10 6 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (2.14%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 87 (37.18%) JUnit
2 78 (33.33%) Maven
3 77 (32.91%) Jenkins
4 66 (28.21%) Mockito
5 58 (24.79%) Cucumber
6 36 (15.38%) Spock
7 33 (14.10%) Git (software)
7 33 (14.10%) JIRA
8 31 (13.25%) Talend Open Studio
9 11 (4.70%) SoapUI
10 9 (3.85%) Ant
11 7 (2.99%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (2.56%) Visual Studio
13 5 (2.14%) Hamcrest
14 4 (1.71%) Gradle
14 4 (1.71%) Liquibase
14 4 (1.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 4 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
15 2 (0.85%) MSBuild
15 2 (0.85%) WinDbg
General
1 48 (20.51%) Publishing
2 30 (12.82%) Finance
3 5 (2.14%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.71%) Retail
5 3 (1.28%) Back Office
6 2 (0.85%) Banking
7 1 (0.43%) Advertising
7 1 (0.43%) Automotive
7 1 (0.43%) Front Office
7 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 146 (62.39%) Developer
2 79 (33.76%) Java Developer
3 32 (13.68%) Analyst
4 26 (11.11%) ETL Developer
5 19 (8.12%) Tester
6 17 (7.26%) AWS Developer
7 16 (6.84%) SQL Developer
8 14 (5.98%) Consultant
8 14 (5.98%) Test Analyst
9 13 (5.56%) Agile Developer
9 13 (5.56%) Software Engineer
10 12 (5.13%) Agile Java Developer
10 12 (5.13%) Software Developer
11 11 (4.70%) C# Developer
11 11 (4.70%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 11 (4.70%) Java Engineer
11 11 (4.70%) Java Software Developer
11 11 (4.70%) Java Software Engineer
11 11 (4.70%) PHP Developer
11 11 (4.70%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (32.48%) Spring
2 62 (26.50%) AngularJS
3 52 (22.22%) JSON
4 51 (21.79%) JMS
5 49 (20.94%) J2EE
5 49 (20.94%) RESTful
6 35 (14.96%) Java EE
7 25 (10.68%) HTML
8 21 (8.97%) SOAP
9 20 (8.55%) CSS
9 20 (8.55%) XML
10 19 (8.12%) jQuery
10 19 (8.12%) REST
11 15 (6.41%) Web Services
12 14 (5.98%) .NET
13 12 (5.13%) Grails
13 12 (5.13%) Node.js
14 11 (4.70%) JSF
14 11 (4.70%) Spring MVC
15 10 (4.27%) React
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.13%) Computer Science
2 9 (3.85%) Data Structures
2 9 (3.85%) Informatics
3 4 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.71%) Data Centre
3 4 (1.71%) Data Integration
3 4 (1.71%) Mathematics
4 2 (0.85%) Economics
4 2 (0.85%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.43%) Clustering
5 1 (0.43%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.43%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.43%) NHS
5 1 (0.43%) Reinsurance
5 1 (0.43%) RIA
5 1 (0.43%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.41%) Linux
2 9 (3.85%) Windows
3 3 (1.28%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.28%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.85%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.43%) Unix
5 1 (0.43%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (51.71%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (28.63%) Scrum
3 51 (21.79%) Migration
4 50 (21.37%) Kanban
5 39 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (13.25%) ETL
7 27 (11.54%) Unit Testing
8 26 (11.11%) TDD
9 24 (10.26%) DevOps
10 21 (8.97%) Data Analysis
10 21 (8.97%) Software Testing
11 20 (8.55%) Process Improvement
11 20 (8.55%) SDLC
12 19 (8.12%) MVC
13 18 (7.69%) Data Migration
13 18 (7.69%) Multithreading
13 18 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
14 17 (7.26%) BPMN
14 17 (7.26%) Product Management
14 17 (7.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 116 (49.57%) Java
2 76 (32.48%) JavaScript
3 17 (7.26%) C#
4 14 (5.98%) PHP
5 11 (4.70%) T-SQL
6 9 (3.85%) XPath
7 7 (2.99%) Python
8 6 (2.56%) C++
9 5 (2.14%) C
9 5 (2.14%) Groovy
9 5 (2.14%) Perl
9 5 (2.14%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.14%) VB
10 3 (1.28%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.28%) Ruby
10 3 (1.28%) VBA
11 2 (0.85%) C++/CLI
11 2 (0.85%) Scala
12 1 (0.43%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.43%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 21 (8.97%) Degree
2 19 (8.12%) ISEB
2 19 (8.12%) ISTQB
3 17 (7.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.28%) MCSE
6 2 (0.85%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.43%) CCNA
7 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.26%) QA
2 7 (2.99%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (3.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.71%) Docker
3 3 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.85%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (4.27%) Ansible
1 10 (4.27%) Puppet
2 9 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.56%) SCCM
4 5 (2.14%) SCOM
5 4 (1.71%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 50 (21.37%) Oracle
2 31 (13.25%) Talend
3 20 (8.55%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.42%) VMware
5 7 (2.99%) SAP
6 5 (2.14%) Dell
7 4 (1.71%) GoldenSource
7 4 (1.71%) NetApp
7 4 (1.71%) Veritas
8 2 (0.85%) Infor
8 2 (0.85%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (0.85%) Perforce
8 2 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.85%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.43%) Cisco
9 1 (0.43%) HP
9 1 (0.43%) IBM
9 1 (0.43%) Tableau
9 1 (0.43%) Telerik
9 1 (0.43%) Zend
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Spring Technology
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Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Carter Personnel Consultants Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Posted: 3 days ago
Witney
Noir Consulting
Rate: £300 - £320 per day + n/a
Posted: 7 days ago