The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 12 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 83 83 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.46% 9.98% 11.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.32% 35.93% 39.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 58 49
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £267 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -25.00%
SQL
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
265 231 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.22% 27.76% 28.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 154 124
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Median hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% +95.12%
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 Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Reading region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Reading region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

SQL
Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for SQL.

1 58 (34.12%) SQL Server
2 50 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 50 (29.41%) .NET
3 47 (27.65%) Oracle
4 46 (27.06%) Business Intelligence
5 42 (24.71%) C#
6 40 (23.53%) Java
7 36 (21.18%) Windows
8 35 (20.59%) PL/SQL
8 35 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
9 33 (19.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 28 (16.47%) T-SQL
11 26 (15.29%) MS Excel
11 26 (15.29%) Security Cleared
12 25 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 23 (13.53%) SC Cleared
14 22 (12.94%) Performance Tuning
15 21 (12.35%) JavaScript
16 20 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
16 20 (11.76%) MVC
16 20 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 19 (11.18%) Degree
17 19 (11.18%) ASP.NET
18 18 (10.59%) XML
18 18 (10.59%) DNS
18 18 (10.59%) Active Directory
18 18 (10.59%) Microsoft Certification
19 17 (10.00%) Finance
19 17 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
20 16 (9.41%) ITIL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 15 (8.82%) IIS
2 10 (5.88%) JBoss
3 9 (5.29%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.76%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.76%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.18%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.18%) CMS
5 2 (1.18%) GeoServer
5 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.59%) Drupal
6 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.59%) MODX
6 1 (0.59%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.59%) nginx
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.59%) SharePoint Foundation
6 1 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (15.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.94%) MS Office
3 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.59%) MS Project
3 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.76%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 2 (1.18%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.59%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 35 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.12%) OpenShift
3 4 (2.35%) Azure Machine Learning
4 3 (1.76%) PaaS
4 3 (1.76%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.18%) Office 365
5 2 (1.18%) Scribe Online
6 1 (0.59%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.59%) Boomi
6 1 (0.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.59%) DNS
2 6 (3.53%) HTTP
3 5 (2.94%) DHCP
3 5 (2.94%) SSL
3 5 (2.94%) VPN
3 5 (2.94%) Wireshark
4 4 (2.35%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.76%) Internet
5 3 (1.76%) Kerberos
5 3 (1.76%) VLAN
6 2 (1.18%) Firewall
6 2 (1.18%) ZigBee
7 1 (0.59%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.59%) SAN
7 1 (0.59%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (34.12%) SQL Server
2 33 (19.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (7.65%) Big Data
6 13 (7.65%) BusinessObjects
6 13 (7.65%) Power BI
7 12 (7.06%) Hadoop
8 10 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
9 9 (5.29%) Relational Database
10 8 (4.71%) Oracle Database
10 8 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (4.12%) Datazen
11 7 (4.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (4.12%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (3.53%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 6 (3.53%) Xcelsius
13 5 (2.94%) NoSQL
14 4 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (6.47%) Visual Studio
2 10 (5.88%) Eclipse
2 10 (5.88%) Selenium
3 8 (4.71%) SoapUI
4 6 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.94%) Fiddler
6 4 (2.35%) JIRA
6 4 (2.35%) SpecFlow
7 3 (1.76%) Artifactory
7 3 (1.76%) Checkstyle
7 3 (1.76%) Cobertura
7 3 (1.76%) FindBugs
7 3 (1.76%) Hudson
7 3 (1.76%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.76%) Liquibase
7 3 (1.76%) LoadRunner
7 3 (1.76%) Maven
7 3 (1.76%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (1.76%) Subversion
8 2 (1.18%) MSBuild
General
1 17 (10.00%) Finance
2 8 (4.71%) Marketing
3 5 (2.94%) Retail
4 4 (2.35%) Automotive
5 3 (1.76%) Banking
5 3 (1.76%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.18%) Electronics
6 2 (1.18%) French Language
6 2 (1.18%) German Language
6 2 (1.18%) Portuguese Language
6 2 (1.18%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.59%) Games
7 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (31.18%) Developer
2 22 (12.94%) Analyst
2 22 (12.94%) Consultant
3 19 (11.18%) SQL Developer
4 18 (10.59%) Field Engineer
5 15 (8.82%) Support Engineer
6 12 (7.06%) Java Developer
7 9 (5.29%) .NET Developer
7 9 (5.29%) C# Developer
7 9 (5.29%) Development Engineer
7 9 (5.29%) PL/SQL Developer
8 7 (4.12%) Azure Developer
8 7 (4.12%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 7 (4.12%) Escalation Engineer
8 7 (4.12%) Tester
9 6 (3.53%) Azure Engineer
9 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Developer
9 6 (3.53%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (2.94%) Data Analyst
10 5 (2.94%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (29.41%) .NET
2 19 (11.18%) ASP.NET
3 18 (10.59%) XML
4 16 (9.41%) ADO.NET
5 14 (8.24%) .NET Framework
6 12 (7.06%) Java EE
7 10 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (5.88%) CSS
7 10 (5.88%) Entity Framework
7 10 (5.88%) WCF
8 9 (5.29%) REST
8 9 (5.29%) Web Services
9 8 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 8 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 8 (4.71%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (4.71%) Unity DI Container
9 8 (4.71%) XML Schema
10 7 (4.12%) ODBC
10 7 (4.12%) OLE
10 7 (4.12%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.12%) Clustering
1 7 (4.12%) Inversion of Control
1 7 (4.12%) Virtual Team
2 6 (3.53%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.94%) Client/Server
3 5 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.94%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.35%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.76%) PKI
5 3 (1.76%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.18%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.18%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.18%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.18%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.18%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.59%) BYOD
7 1 (0.59%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (21.18%) Windows
2 15 (8.82%) Linux
3 12 (7.06%) Windows Server
4 8 (4.71%) Unix
5 6 (3.53%) CentOS
5 6 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.18%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.59%) AIX
9 1 (0.59%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (27.06%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (12.94%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (11.76%) MVC
4 16 (9.41%) ITIL
5 14 (8.24%) Customer Engagement
6 13 (7.65%) Analytics
6 13 (7.65%) CRM
6 13 (7.65%) SDLC
6 13 (7.65%) Service Management
7 12 (7.06%) Data Protection
8 11 (6.47%) Data Modelling
8 11 (6.47%) Software Engineering
9 10 (5.88%) Business Analysis
9 10 (5.88%) High Availability
9 10 (5.88%) Migration
9 10 (5.88%) Open Source
9 10 (5.88%) Web Development
10 8 (4.71%) Mentoring
10 8 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (24.71%) C#
2 40 (23.53%) Java
3 35 (20.59%) PL/SQL
4 28 (16.47%) T-SQL
5 21 (12.35%) JavaScript
6 14 (8.24%) PowerShell
7 12 (7.06%) Bash Shell
7 12 (7.06%) Python
8 9 (5.29%) R
8 9 (5.29%) VB.NET
9 8 (4.71%) PHP
9 8 (4.71%) VBScript
10 6 (3.53%) C
10 6 (3.53%) C++
10 6 (3.53%) Ruby
11 5 (2.94%) VB
12 4 (2.35%) Scala
13 2 (1.18%) Perl
14 1 (0.59%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (15.29%) Security Cleared
2 23 (13.53%) SC Cleared
3 19 (11.18%) Degree
4 18 (10.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (8.24%) MCTS
6 12 (7.06%) MCITP
7 5 (2.94%) MCSE
8 4 (2.35%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (1.18%) MCAD
10 2 (1.18%) MCPD
10 2 (1.18%) MCSD
11 1 (0.59%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.59%) ISEB
11 1 (0.59%) MCDBA
11 1 (0.59%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.18%) SDET
1 2 (1.18%) SLA
2 1 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 18 (10.59%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.12%) Docker
2 7 (4.12%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.59%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.59%) UAG
3 1 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (5.29%) SCOM
2 7 (4.12%) Kubernetes
3 6 (3.53%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (3.53%) WMI
4 5 (2.94%) SCCM
5 4 (2.35%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.18%) WSUS
8 1 (0.59%) Ansible
8 1 (0.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 50 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 47 (27.65%) Oracle
3 15 (8.82%) SAP
4 7 (4.12%) Remedy
5 6 (3.53%) Sitecore
6 5 (2.94%) HP
7 3 (1.76%) Cognos
8 2 (1.18%) Sony
8 2 (1.18%) Teradata
9 1 (0.59%) Cisco
9 1 (0.59%) Citrix
9 1 (0.59%) Dell
9 1 (0.59%) IBM
9 1 (0.59%) Informatica
9 1 (0.59%) Lumension
9 1 (0.59%) Pega
9 1 (0.59%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.59%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.59%) Sage
9 1 (0.59%) VMware
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