The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL 35 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 30.43% 24.59% 10.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 71.43% 36.59% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 4
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£348 £372 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.54% -3.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £339 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £465 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.20 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+1.10% -9.33%
SQL
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
49 41 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 42.61% 67.21% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 28 15
Average daily rate £350 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £321 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £430 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Renfrewshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Paisley - - - -
SQL
Scotland

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 53 (69.74%) SC Cleared
1 53 (69.74%) Security Cleared
2 46 (60.53%) Citrix
3 40 (52.63%) Active Directory
4 36 (47.37%) VMware
5 35 (46.05%) Configuration Management
6 33 (43.42%) Clustering
7 32 (42.11%) Microsoft
7 32 (42.11%) SAN
8 31 (40.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 31 (40.79%) IPsec
9 30 (39.47%) Netcool
9 30 (39.47%) Veritas
10 28 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
11 27 (35.53%) Linux
12 25 (32.89%) Windows
13 24 (31.58%) VMware ESX
14 23 (30.26%) Solaris
15 22 (28.95%) SQL Server
15 22 (28.95%) HP
15 22 (28.95%) Windows Server 2003
15 22 (28.95%) NAS
15 22 (28.95%) Software Distribution
16 20 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
16 20 (26.32%) Tivoli
17 19 (25.00%) MS Project
18 16 (21.05%) SharePoint
19 14 (18.42%) Change Management
19 14 (18.42%) AIX
19 14 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 10 (13.16%) MS Exchange
2 10 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (11.84%) MS Project Server
3 9 (11.84%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (5.26%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (5.26%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.32%) IIS
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 19 (25.00%) MS Project
2 10 (13.16%) MS Office
3 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
3 9 (11.84%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 32 (42.11%) SAN
2 31 (40.79%) IPsec
3 22 (28.95%) NAS
4 14 (18.42%) DNS
4 14 (18.42%) DHCP
5 6 (7.89%) Firewall
6 3 (3.95%) VPN
6 3 (3.95%) LAN
6 3 (3.95%) WAN
7 2 (2.63%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (14.47%) Visual Studio
2 10 (13.16%) WinRunner
2 10 (13.16%) TestDirector
2 10 (13.16%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (2.63%) MSI
3 2 (2.63%) InstallShield
3 2 (2.63%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (1.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (19.74%) Integration Engineer
2 10 (13.16%) Developer
3 8 (10.53%) Test Engineer
4 7 (9.21%) Build Engineer
5 6 (7.89%) Tools Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Wintel Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.26%) Citrix Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Applications Support Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.63%) UNIX Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) Configuration Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) Test Analyst
9 2 (2.63%) Consultant
9 2 (2.63%) Configuration Management Engineer
10 1 (1.32%) Incident Manager
10 1 (1.32%) UNIX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.26%) Web Services
1 4 (5.26%) Middleware
2 3 (3.95%) .NET
3 2 (2.63%) CSS
3 2 (2.63%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.63%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 33 (43.42%) Clustering
2 10 (13.16%) PDA
2 10 (13.16%) Replication
3 7 (9.21%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (7.89%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.26%) Thin Client
5 4 (5.26%) Fat Client
5 4 (5.26%) Open Source
5 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.95%) EqualLogic
6 3 (3.95%) CMDB
7 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (35.53%) Linux
2 25 (32.89%) Windows
3 23 (30.26%) Solaris
4 22 (28.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (18.42%) AIX
7 10 (13.16%) Windows XP
7 10 (13.16%) Windows 7
8 5 (6.58%) HPUX
8 5 (6.58%) UNIX
9 4 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (46.05%) Configuration Management
2 22 (28.95%) Software Distribution
3 14 (18.42%) Change Management
4 10 (13.16%) Software Testing
4 10 (13.16%) Test Scripting
4 10 (13.16%) Test Automation
5 6 (7.89%) ITIL
6 5 (6.58%) Project Management
6 5 (6.58%) Unit Testing
7 4 (5.26%) Performance Testing
7 4 (5.26%) Service Management
7 4 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (5.26%) Change Data Capture
8 3 (3.95%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (3.95%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.63%) Lean Six Sigma
9 2 (2.63%) Validation
9 2 (2.63%) Six Sigma
9 2 (2.63%) Change Control
10 1 (1.32%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.47%) C#
2 9 (11.84%) VBA
3 5 (6.58%) Java
3 5 (6.58%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.95%) Perl
4 3 (3.95%) PHP
5 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.63%) VBScript
5 2 (2.63%) VB
5 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.63%) REXX
5 2 (2.63%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 53 (69.74%) SC Cleared
1 53 (69.74%) Security Cleared
2 14 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (17.11%) MCTS
4 11 (14.47%) MCSE
5 10 (13.16%) MCSA
5 10 (13.16%) MCITP
6 9 (11.84%) ISTQB
7 6 (7.89%) Degree
8 1 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 40 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 28 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (31.58%) VMware ESX
4 10 (13.16%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.26%) KVM
5 4 (5.26%) RHEV
5 4 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (3.95%) vSphere
6 3 (3.95%) vCloud
7 2 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 31 (40.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 30 (39.47%) Netcool
3 20 (26.32%) Tivoli
4 10 (13.16%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (13.16%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (9.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (2.63%) WSUS
6 2 (2.63%) SCCM
6 2 (2.63%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 46 (60.53%) Citrix
2 36 (47.37%) VMware
3 32 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 30 (39.47%) Veritas
5 22 (28.95%) HP
6 10 (13.16%) McAfee
7 8 (10.53%) Oracle
8 7 (9.21%) Altiris
9 4 (5.26%) CA
9 4 (5.26%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.95%) Dell
10 3 (3.95%) NetApp
11 2 (2.63%) Symantec
12 1 (1.32%) Remedy
12 1 (1.32%) Business Objects
12 1 (1.32%) Informatica
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