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 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 15 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 61 84 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 8.50% 8.36% 8.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.48% 26.58% 32.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 67 42
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £480 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £24.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+53.06% -18.33%

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
222 316 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.92% 31.44% 27.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 215 153
Median daily rate £450 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £45.00 £44.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.11% +2.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +12.67%

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 19 February 2017.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 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 Reading region with a requirement for SQL.

1 40 (34.19%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (28.21%) C#
2 33 (28.21%) .NET
2 33 (28.21%) SQL Server
3 27 (23.08%) Java
4 25 (21.37%) Finance
4 25 (21.37%) Oracle
5 24 (20.51%) Microsoft
6 19 (16.24%) Security Cleared
7 16 (13.68%) JavaScript
7 16 (13.68%) MS Excel
7 16 (13.68%) SC Cleared
8 15 (12.82%) PL/SQL
8 15 (12.82%) T-SQL
8 15 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (11.11%) Spring
9 13 (11.11%) MVC
10 12 (10.26%) Scrum
10 12 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (9.40%) HTML
11 11 (9.40%) Windows
11 11 (9.40%) Degree
11 11 (9.40%) Data Protection
12 10 (8.55%) Apex Code
12 10 (8.55%) CSS
12 10 (8.55%) Web Services
12 10 (8.55%) XML
12 10 (8.55%) Unix
12 10 (8.55%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (7.69%) ETL

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 7 (5.98%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.27%) Apache
2 5 (4.27%) JBoss
3 4 (3.42%) ColdFusion
3 4 (3.42%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.56%) Apache Pig
4 3 (2.56%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.56%) Confluence
4 3 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.56%) SAS
4 3 (2.56%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.71%) CMS
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle BPEL
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.71%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.71%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.71%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.85%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (0.85%) Mule
Applications
1 16 (13.68%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.71%) MS Office
4 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.71%) Maximo
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.85%) HFM
3 1 (0.85%) Sonata
3 1 (0.85%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.71%) IaaS
2 2 (1.71%) Office 365
3 1 (0.85%) Bluemix
3 1 (0.85%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.27%) Internet
2 4 (3.42%) VoIP
3 3 (2.56%) SAN
4 2 (1.71%) 2G
4 2 (1.71%) 3G
4 2 (1.71%) 4G
4 2 (1.71%) ATM
4 2 (1.71%) Broadband
4 2 (1.71%) DSLAM
4 2 (1.71%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.71%) Firewall
4 2 (1.71%) LTE
4 2 (1.71%) PBX
4 2 (1.71%) PPP
4 2 (1.71%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (1.71%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (1.71%) RFID
4 2 (1.71%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.71%) VPN
4 2 (1.71%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (5.98%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (5.13%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.42%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.56%) Apache Accumulo
7 3 (2.56%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.56%) Big Data
7 3 (2.56%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.56%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.56%) Neo4j
7 3 (2.56%) OrientDB
7 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.71%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.71%) Power BI
8 2 (1.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 9 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 9 (7.69%) JUnit
2 8 (6.84%) Maven
3 6 (5.13%) JIRA
3 6 (5.13%) SoapUI
4 5 (4.27%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.42%) Selenium
6 3 (2.56%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.56%) MSTest
6 3 (2.56%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.71%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.71%) Bower
7 2 (1.71%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.71%) Grunt
7 2 (1.71%) JMeter
7 2 (1.71%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.85%) git-flow
8 1 (0.85%) Xcode
General
1 25 (21.37%) Finance
2 6 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.56%) Law
3 3 (2.56%) Legal
4 1 (0.85%) Banking
4 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 60 (51.28%) Developer
2 26 (22.22%) SQL Developer
3 21 (17.95%) .NET Developer
4 18 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 15 (12.82%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (11.97%) Analyst
7 10 (8.55%) Salesforce Developer
8 8 (6.84%) Java Developer
9 6 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 6 (5.13%) Consultant
9 6 (5.13%) SQL Analyst
9 6 (5.13%) SQL Server Developer
10 5 (4.27%) DBA
10 5 (4.27%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 5 (4.27%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.27%) Software Engineer
10 5 (4.27%) SQL BI Developer
10 5 (4.27%) SQL DBA
11 4 (3.42%) Data Analyst
11 4 (3.42%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (28.21%) .NET
2 13 (11.11%) Spring
3 11 (9.40%) HTML
4 10 (8.55%) CSS
4 10 (8.55%) Web Services
4 10 (8.55%) XML
5 9 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 8 (6.84%) ASP.NET
6 8 (6.84%) jQuery
6 8 (6.84%) REST
7 7 (5.98%) SOAP
8 6 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (5.13%) Hibernate
9 5 (4.27%) HTML5
9 5 (4.27%) WCF
10 4 (3.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (3.42%) CSS3
10 4 (3.42%) Entity Framework
10 4 (3.42%) JSON
10 4 (3.42%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.42%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.42%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.56%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.56%) Cyber Defence
3 3 (2.56%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (2.56%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.56%) Replication
3 3 (2.56%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.56%) Wiki
4 2 (1.71%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (1.71%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (1.71%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.85%) Clustering
5 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.85%) Digital TV
5 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.85%) MPEG
5 1 (0.85%) STB
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.40%) Windows
2 10 (8.55%) Unix
3 7 (5.98%) Linux
4 6 (5.13%) Android
5 5 (4.27%) Solaris
6 4 (3.42%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.56%) AIX
7 3 (2.56%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (34.19%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (11.11%) MVC
3 12 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (10.26%) Scrum
4 11 (9.40%) Data Protection
5 9 (7.69%) ETL
5 9 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 8 (6.84%) Data Analysis
6 8 (6.84%) SOA
7 7 (5.98%) Migration
8 6 (5.13%) CRM
8 6 (5.13%) SDLC
9 5 (4.27%) Kimball Methodology
9 5 (4.27%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (4.27%) Software Engineering
9 5 (4.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (4.27%) TDD
9 5 (4.27%) Waterfall
10 4 (3.42%) BDD
10 4 (3.42%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 33 (28.21%) C#
2 27 (23.08%) Java
3 16 (13.68%) JavaScript
4 15 (12.82%) PL/SQL
4 15 (12.82%) T-SQL
5 10 (8.55%) Apex Code
6 6 (5.13%) C
7 4 (3.42%) Scala
7 4 (3.42%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.56%) C++
8 3 (2.56%) Python
9 2 (1.71%) Perl
9 2 (1.71%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.85%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.85%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (16.24%) Security Cleared
2 16 (13.68%) SC Cleared
3 11 (9.40%) Degree
4 6 (5.13%) CCNA
4 6 (5.13%) CCNP
4 6 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (5.13%) Sun Certification
5 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.56%) MCITP
7 2 (1.71%) CCNP Voice
7 2 (1.71%) CCVP
7 2 (1.71%) HNC
7 2 (1.71%) HND
7 2 (1.71%) SCSA
8 1 (0.85%) CCIE
8 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.56%) IFRS
2 3 (2.56%) IFRS 9
2 3 (2.56%) QA
2 3 (2.56%) SLA
3 1 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (2.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (1.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (1.71%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.85%) Docker
3 1 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (2.56%) Hadoop YARN
1 3 (2.56%) Tivoli
1 3 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (1.71%) Cisco CME
2 2 (1.71%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.71%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (1.71%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.85%) Ansible
3 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.85%) Puppet
3 1 (0.85%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 25 (21.37%) Oracle
2 24 (20.51%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.55%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (6.84%) IBM
5 6 (5.13%) HP
6 5 (4.27%) Cisco
7 4 (3.42%) Sitecore
8 3 (2.56%) Hortonworks
8 3 (2.56%) NetApp
8 3 (2.56%) VMware
9 2 (1.71%) Apple
9 2 (1.71%) Capita
9 2 (1.71%) Citrix
9 2 (1.71%) Dell
9 2 (1.71%) Huawei
9 2 (1.71%) Nortel
9 2 (1.71%) Samsung
9 2 (1.71%) Sun
9 2 (1.71%) Veritas
10 1 (0.85%) Pega
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago