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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 3 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL 110 81 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 18.24% 15.43% 14.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.67% 28.83% 39.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 72 60
Median daily rate £450 £378 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.20% -11.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 10
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £26.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.52 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+77.61% -24.93%

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
300 281 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 49.75% 53.52% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 235 158
Median daily rate £425 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 16
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +95.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £39.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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 28 February 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 28 February 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 +2 65 £450 +20.00% 23
Abingdon -1 6 £350 - 4
Kidlington -5 2 £431 -4.16% 1
Witney - 2 £355 - 1
Banbury +6 1 £300 -17.80%
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 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.

1 101 (44.49%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (33.48%) Java
3 68 (29.96%) SQL Server
4 63 (27.75%) Migration
5 50 (22.03%) JavaScript
6 47 (20.70%) ETL
7 46 (20.26%) Java EE
8 44 (19.38%) Spring
9 42 (18.50%) Git (software)
10 39 (17.18%) Jenkins
10 39 (17.18%) Publishing
10 39 (17.18%) Oracle
10 39 (17.18%) JUnit
11 38 (16.74%) Maven
12 37 (16.30%) DevOps
13 36 (15.86%) GitHub
13 36 (15.86%) Unit Testing
13 36 (15.86%) Continuous Integration
13 36 (15.86%) Finance
14 34 (14.98%) Scrum
14 34 (14.98%) TDD
14 34 (14.98%) Mockito
15 33 (14.54%) HTML
16 31 (13.66%) BPMN
16 31 (13.66%) JIRA
17 29 (12.78%) Talend Open Studio
17 29 (12.78%) Talend
17 29 (12.78%) CSS
18 27 (11.89%) JBoss
18 27 (11.89%) MVC

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 27 (11.89%) JBoss
2 25 (11.01%) WebSphere
3 22 (9.69%) WebSphere Application Server
4 19 (8.37%) WebSphere Process Server
5 14 (6.17%) Confluence
6 11 (4.85%) Alfresco
7 10 (4.41%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (3.52%) nginx
8 8 (3.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (3.08%) WordPress
10 5 (2.20%) Apache
11 3 (1.32%) IIS
11 3 (1.32%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.88%) Drupal
12 2 (0.88%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.44%) CMS
13 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (4.85%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.08%) MS Office
3 2 (0.88%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 8 (3.52%) Oracle BPM
1 8 (3.52%) Oracle EBS R12
1 8 (3.52%) Oracle Receivables
2 7 (3.08%) Oracle TCA
3 6 (2.64%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.88%) Infor CloudSuite
4 2 (0.88%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
4 2 (0.88%) Infor CRM
4 2 (0.88%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.44%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 36 (15.86%) GitHub
2 18 (7.93%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.52%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.76%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (1.76%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.85%) Intranet
2 6 (2.64%) FTP
3 5 (2.20%) DNS
4 4 (1.76%) DHCP
4 4 (1.76%) IPv4
4 4 (1.76%) IPv6
4 4 (1.76%) Network Security
5 3 (1.32%) Internet
6 2 (0.88%) WAN
7 1 (0.44%) Firewall
7 1 (0.44%) LAN
7 1 (0.44%) SAN
7 1 (0.44%) SSL
7 1 (0.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (29.96%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.57%) MySQL
2 24 (10.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 23 (10.13%) SQL Server 2014
4 21 (9.25%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (7.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (6.17%) Snowflake Schema
7 11 (4.85%) Oracle Database
8 10 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (3.52%) MS Access
10 7 (3.08%) MariaDB
10 7 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (2.64%) OLAP
11 6 (2.64%) OLTP
11 6 (2.64%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (1.76%) Big Data
13 4 (1.76%) Oracle OWB
13 4 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 42 (18.50%) Git (software)
2 39 (17.18%) Jenkins
2 39 (17.18%) JUnit
3 38 (16.74%) Maven
4 34 (14.98%) Mockito
5 31 (13.66%) JIRA
6 29 (12.78%) Talend Open Studio
7 25 (11.01%) Cucumber
8 9 (3.96%) Ant
9 8 (3.52%) Liquibase
10 7 (3.08%) Selenium
10 7 (3.08%) Sonatype Nexus
11 6 (2.64%) Subversion
12 4 (1.76%) Gradle
13 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 1 (0.44%) Bower
14 1 (0.44%) Grunt
14 1 (0.44%) MSTest
14 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
14 1 (0.44%) webpack
General
1 39 (17.18%) Publishing
2 36 (15.86%) Finance
3 3 (1.32%) Back Office
4 2 (0.88%) Advertising
4 2 (0.88%) Banking
4 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.88%) Retail
5 1 (0.44%) Front Office
5 1 (0.44%) Local Government
5 1 (0.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 136 (59.91%) Developer
2 44 (19.38%) Java Developer
3 31 (13.66%) ETL Developer
4 27 (11.89%) SQL Developer
5 20 (8.81%) Tester
6 19 (8.37%) Software Developer
7 18 (7.93%) Analyst
8 16 (7.05%) .NET Developer
8 16 (7.05%) C# Developer
9 14 (6.17%) C# .NET Developer
9 14 (6.17%) PHP Developer
10 13 (5.73%) Java Engineer
10 13 (5.73%) Software Engineer
11 12 (5.29%) ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (5.29%) Consultant
11 12 (5.29%) Java Software Developer
12 11 (4.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (4.41%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 10 (4.41%) Java Software Engineer
13 10 (4.41%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (20.26%) Java EE
2 44 (19.38%) Spring
3 33 (14.54%) HTML
4 29 (12.78%) CSS
5 26 (11.45%) jQuery
5 26 (11.45%) XML
6 24 (10.57%) .NET
7 18 (7.93%) RESTful
8 17 (7.49%) AngularJS
8 17 (7.49%) JMS
8 17 (7.49%) REST
9 15 (6.61%) J2EE
10 14 (6.17%) ASP.NET
11 13 (5.73%) SOAP
12 12 (5.29%) Ajax
12 12 (5.29%) Grails
12 12 (5.29%) JSON
12 12 (5.29%) Node.js
13 11 (4.85%) JSF
14 10 (4.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.96%) Data Structures
2 7 (3.08%) Replication
3 5 (2.20%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.76%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.88%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.44%) Clustering
6 1 (0.44%) NHS
6 1 (0.44%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.44%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.49%) Linux
2 10 (4.41%) Windows
3 5 (2.20%) Unix
4 2 (0.88%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.88%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.44%) CentOS
5 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.44%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (44.49%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (27.75%) Migration
3 47 (20.70%) ETL
4 37 (16.30%) DevOps
5 36 (15.86%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (15.86%) Unit Testing
6 34 (14.98%) Scrum
6 34 (14.98%) TDD
7 31 (13.66%) BPMN
8 27 (11.89%) MVC
9 26 (11.45%) SDLC
10 25 (11.01%) BPEL
10 25 (11.01%) Pair Programming
11 24 (10.57%) Data Modelling
12 23 (10.13%) Data Analysis
12 23 (10.13%) Software Testing
13 21 (9.25%) Performance Tuning
13 21 (9.25%) Software Engineering
13 21 (9.25%) User Acceptance Testing
14 20 (8.81%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 76 (33.48%) Java
2 50 (22.03%) JavaScript
3 23 (10.13%) C#
4 21 (9.25%) T-SQL
5 18 (7.93%) PHP
6 9 (3.96%) XPath
7 8 (3.52%) VB.NET
8 7 (3.08%) PL/SQL
8 7 (3.08%) Python
9 6 (2.64%) C
10 5 (2.20%) C++
11 4 (1.76%) VB
12 3 (1.32%) Perl
12 3 (1.32%) VBA
13 1 (0.44%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 1 (0.44%) Groovy
13 1 (0.44%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.44%) Ruby
13 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (9.69%) ISEB
1 22 (9.69%) ISTQB
2 19 (8.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 12 (5.29%) Degree
4 4 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.32%) MCSE
6 1 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.44%) CCNA
6 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.32%) QA
2 2 (0.88%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (3.96%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.52%) Docker
3 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (5.29%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (5.29%) Puppet
2 8 (3.52%) Ansible
3 5 (2.20%) SCOM
4 4 (1.76%) NetBackup
4 4 (1.76%) SCCM
5 1 (0.44%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 39 (17.18%) Oracle
2 29 (12.78%) Talend
3 21 (9.25%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.52%) Dell
4 8 (3.52%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (2.64%) SAP
6 5 (2.20%) Veritas
6 5 (2.20%) VMware
7 4 (1.76%) NetApp
8 3 (1.32%) Siebel
9 2 (0.88%) Infor
9 2 (0.88%) Zend
10 1 (0.44%) Cisco
10 1 (0.44%) HP
10 1 (0.44%) IBM
10 1 (0.44%) Informatica
10 1 (0.44%) Sybase
10 1 (0.44%) Telerik
10 1 (0.44%) TIBCO
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