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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 12 9 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL 71 85 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 8.71% 9.23% 8.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.71% 33.07% 31.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 57 36
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £252 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £28.13 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +14.79%
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
239 257 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.33% 27.90% 28.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 181 104
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Median hourly rate £9.00 £45.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +136.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 24 July 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 24 July 2016.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 56 (33.73%) .NET
2 55 (33.13%) SQL Server
3 48 (28.92%) Business Intelligence
4 47 (28.31%) Microsoft
5 42 (25.30%) C#
6 40 (24.10%) Oracle
7 36 (21.69%) Java
7 36 (21.69%) Microsoft Azure
8 35 (21.08%) Windows
9 32 (19.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 31 (18.67%) PL/SQL
11 28 (16.87%) T-SQL
12 26 (15.66%) Security Cleared
13 25 (15.06%) JavaScript
13 25 (15.06%) ASP.NET
14 23 (13.86%) MS Excel
14 23 (13.86%) SC Cleared
14 23 (13.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 22 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
15 22 (13.25%) MVC
16 20 (12.05%) XML
16 20 (12.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 20 (12.05%) Performance Tuning
17 18 (10.84%) Microsoft Certification
18 17 (10.24%) Finance
18 17 (10.24%) DNS
18 17 (10.24%) Degree
19 16 (9.64%) Active Directory
19 16 (9.64%) ITIL
19 16 (9.64%) Data Warehouse

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 (9.04%) IIS
2 10 (6.02%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.42%) JBoss
4 3 (1.81%) CMS
5 2 (1.20%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.60%) Drupal
6 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.60%) MODX
6 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.60%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.60%) SharePoint Foundation
6 1 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (13.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.60%) MS Project
3 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (5.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.81%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 2 (1.20%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (1.20%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 36 (21.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.22%) OpenShift
3 4 (2.41%) Azure Machine Learning
4 3 (1.81%) PaaS
4 3 (1.81%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.20%) Office 365
6 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.60%) Boomi
6 1 (0.60%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.24%) DNS
2 6 (3.61%) HTTP
3 5 (3.01%) SSL
3 5 (3.01%) VPN
3 5 (3.01%) Wireshark
4 4 (2.41%) DHCP
4 4 (2.41%) Internet
4 4 (2.41%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.81%) Kerberos
5 3 (1.81%) VLAN
6 2 (1.20%) Firewall
6 2 (1.20%) ZigBee
7 1 (0.60%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.60%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (33.13%) SQL Server
2 32 (19.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (13.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (12.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (9.64%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (8.43%) Power BI
6 14 (8.43%) Relational Database
7 13 (7.83%) Big Data
8 12 (7.23%) BusinessObjects
8 12 (7.23%) Hadoop
9 10 (6.02%) Azure SQL Database
10 8 (4.82%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (4.22%) Datazen
11 7 (4.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (4.22%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (3.61%) RDBMS
13 5 (3.01%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 5 (3.01%) NoSQL
13 5 (3.01%) Xcelsius
14 4 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (5.42%) Eclipse
1 9 (5.42%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (3.61%) Selenium
3 6 (3.61%) SoapUI
4 5 (3.01%) Fiddler
4 5 (3.01%) SpecFlow
5 4 (2.41%) JIRA
6 3 (1.81%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.20%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.60%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.60%) Cobertura
8 1 (0.60%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.60%) FindBugs
8 1 (0.60%) Hudson
8 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.60%) Liquibase
8 1 (0.60%) Moq
8 1 (0.60%) MSTest
8 1 (0.60%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 17 (10.24%) Finance
2 7 (4.22%) Marketing
3 4 (2.41%) Automotive
3 4 (2.41%) Retail
4 3 (1.81%) Banking
4 3 (1.81%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.20%) Electronics
5 2 (1.20%) French Language
5 2 (1.20%) German Language
5 2 (1.20%) Portuguese Language
5 2 (1.20%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.60%) Advertising
6 1 (0.60%) Games
6 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.60%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 52 (31.33%) Developer
2 22 (13.25%) Analyst
3 21 (12.65%) Consultant
4 18 (10.84%) Field Engineer
4 18 (10.84%) SQL Developer
5 14 (8.43%) Support Engineer
6 11 (6.63%) Java Developer
7 10 (6.02%) .NET Developer
8 9 (5.42%) C# Developer
8 9 (5.42%) Development Engineer
8 9 (5.42%) PL/SQL Developer
9 8 (4.82%) Applications Support
9 8 (4.82%) Azure Developer
10 7 (4.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 7 (4.22%) Escalation Engineer
10 7 (4.22%) Microsoft Developer
11 6 (3.61%) Azure Engineer
12 5 (3.01%) C# .NET Developer
12 5 (3.01%) Development Consultant
12 5 (3.01%) Development Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (33.73%) .NET
2 25 (15.06%) ASP.NET
3 20 (12.05%) XML
4 16 (9.64%) ADO.NET
5 14 (8.43%) .NET Framework
6 11 (6.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (6.63%) Java EE
7 10 (6.02%) CSS
7 10 (6.02%) Entity Framework
7 10 (6.02%) WCF
8 8 (4.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 8 (4.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 8 (4.82%) Unity DI Container
8 8 (4.82%) Web Services
8 8 (4.82%) XML Schema
9 7 (4.22%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (4.22%) Autofac
9 7 (4.22%) Castle Windsor
9 7 (4.22%) LINQ
9 7 (4.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.22%) Clustering
1 7 (4.22%) Inversion of Control
1 7 (4.22%) Virtual Team
2 6 (3.61%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.01%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.01%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.01%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.41%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.81%) PKI
5 3 (1.81%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.20%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.20%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.20%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.60%) BYOD
7 1 (0.60%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.60%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.60%) User Experience
7 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 35 (21.08%) Windows
2 14 (8.43%) Linux
3 12 (7.23%) Unix
4 11 (6.63%) Windows Server
5 6 (3.61%) CentOS
5 6 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.60%) AIX
8 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (28.92%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (13.25%) MVC
3 20 (12.05%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (9.64%) ITIL
5 14 (8.43%) Analytics
5 14 (8.43%) Customer Engagement
5 14 (8.43%) Migration
6 13 (7.83%) Data Protection
6 13 (7.83%) Service Management
7 12 (7.23%) CRM
8 11 (6.63%) Data Modelling
8 11 (6.63%) Web Development
9 10 (6.02%) Business Analysis
9 10 (6.02%) High Availability
9 10 (6.02%) SDLC
10 9 (5.42%) Open Source
10 9 (5.42%) Software Engineering
11 8 (4.82%) Mentoring
11 8 (4.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (25.30%) C#
2 36 (21.69%) Java
3 31 (18.67%) PL/SQL
4 28 (16.87%) T-SQL
5 25 (15.06%) JavaScript
6 14 (8.43%) PowerShell
7 11 (6.63%) Python
8 10 (6.02%) Bash Shell
8 10 (6.02%) VB.NET
9 9 (5.42%) R
10 8 (4.82%) VBScript
11 7 (4.22%) C++
11 7 (4.22%) PHP
12 6 (3.61%) C
12 6 (3.61%) Ruby
13 4 (2.41%) Scala
14 3 (1.81%) VB
15 1 (0.60%) Groovy
15 1 (0.60%) Korn
15 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (15.66%) Security Cleared
2 23 (13.86%) SC Cleared
3 18 (10.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (10.24%) Degree
5 14 (8.43%) MCTS
6 12 (7.23%) MCITP
7 5 (3.01%) MCSE
8 4 (2.41%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (1.20%) MCAD
10 2 (1.20%) MCP
10 2 (1.20%) MCPD
10 2 (1.20%) MCSD
11 1 (0.60%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.60%) ISEB
11 1 (0.60%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.20%) SDET
2 1 (0.60%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (9.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.22%) Docker
3 6 (3.61%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.60%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.60%) UAG
5 1 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (5.42%) SCOM
2 7 (4.22%) Kubernetes
3 6 (3.61%) WMI
4 5 (3.01%) SCCM
5 4 (2.41%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (1.81%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.20%) WSUS
8 1 (0.60%) Ansible
8 1 (0.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 47 (28.31%) Microsoft
2 40 (24.10%) Oracle
3 14 (8.43%) SAP
4 7 (4.22%) Cognos
5 6 (3.61%) Remedy
5 6 (3.61%) Sitecore
6 4 (2.41%) HP
6 4 (2.41%) Hyperion
6 4 (2.41%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.20%) Sage
7 2 (1.20%) Teradata
8 1 (0.60%) Cadence
8 1 (0.60%) Cisco
8 1 (0.60%) Citrix
8 1 (0.60%) Dell
8 1 (0.60%) IBM
8 1 (0.60%) Informatica
8 1 (0.60%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.60%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.60%) Sony
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