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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 15 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL 25 35 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 15.34% 25.36% 14.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 64.10% 56.45% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 5
Average daily rate £350 £347 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.72% -7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £314 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £382 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +1.78%
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
39 62 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 23.93% 44.93% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 39 16
Average daily rate £343 £349 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.86% -1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £318 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Erskine -11 24 £343 -1.43% 2
Renfrew - 1 £500 -
SQL
Scotland

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 51 (85.00%) Windows
2 50 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 49 (81.67%) Microsoft
4 45 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 41 (68.33%) Security Cleared
6 40 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (66.67%) Hyper-V
6 40 (66.67%) VMware
6 40 (66.67%) MCSA
7 37 (61.67%) Citrix
8 33 (55.00%) MCSE
8 33 (55.00%) Clustering
8 33 (55.00%) MCITP
8 33 (55.00%) SC Cleared
9 32 (53.33%) HP Quality Center
9 32 (53.33%) MCTS
10 31 (51.67%) Software Testing
10 31 (51.67%) VMware ESX
10 31 (51.67%) McAfee ePO
10 31 (51.67%) Test Automation
10 31 (51.67%) Windows 7
10 31 (51.67%) AIX
10 31 (51.67%) Windows XP
10 31 (51.67%) Intel Security
10 31 (51.67%) WinRunner
10 31 (51.67%) TestDirector
10 31 (51.67%) HP UFT
10 31 (51.67%) Veritas
10 31 (51.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 31 (51.67%) Netcool

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 8 (13.33%) OpenStack
2 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.33%) IIS
4 1 (1.67%) OpenEdge
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (23.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.67%) SAP HR
1 1 (1.67%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.67%) SAN
2 10 (16.67%) DHCP
2 10 (16.67%) DNS
3 4 (6.67%) Firewall
3 4 (6.67%) HTTP
3 4 (6.67%) HTTPS
3 4 (6.67%) iSCSI
3 4 (6.67%) NAS
4 1 (1.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (38.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.67%) Spotfire
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 31 (51.67%) HP UFT
1 31 (51.67%) TestDirector
1 31 (51.67%) WinRunner
2 1 (1.67%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (1.67%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 24 (40.00%) Analyst
2 22 (36.67%) Test Analyst
3 15 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 14 (23.33%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 8 (13.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (11.67%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) Test Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Technical Leader
9 3 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) DBA
9 3 (5.00%) Developer
9 3 (5.00%) SQL DBA
9 3 (5.00%) Tester
10 2 (3.33%) Applications Support
10 2 (3.33%) Consultant
10 2 (3.33%) Desktop Support
10 2 (3.33%) Support Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) Middleware
2 2 (3.33%) Web Services
3 1 (1.67%) .NET
3 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.67%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (55.00%) Clustering
2 29 (48.33%) PDA
3 13 (21.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.33%) Data Centre
5 4 (6.67%) PKI
5 4 (6.67%) Public Cloud
6 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (5.00%) Replication
7 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 51 (85.00%) Windows
2 40 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (51.67%) AIX
3 31 (51.67%) Windows 7
3 31 (51.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 31 (51.67%) Windows XP
4 20 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (51.67%) Change Management
1 31 (51.67%) Software Testing
1 31 (51.67%) Test Automation
2 26 (43.33%) Test Scripting
3 21 (35.00%) ITIL
4 8 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 6 (10.00%) ITSM
5 6 (10.00%) Project Management
6 4 (6.67%) Software Distribution
7 3 (5.00%) OO
7 3 (5.00%) Patch Management
7 3 (5.00%) Software Licensing
8 2 (3.33%) Application Packaging
8 2 (3.33%) High Availability
8 2 (3.33%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.33%) Service Management
8 2 (3.33%) Six Sigma
9 1 (1.67%) Information Assurance
9 1 (1.67%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.33%) Jython
3 2 (3.33%) Python
4 1 (1.67%) C#
4 1 (1.67%) Java
4 1 (1.67%) OpenEdge ABL
4 1 (1.67%) Progress 4GL
4 1 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 45 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (68.33%) Security Cleared
3 40 (66.67%) MCSA
4 33 (55.00%) MCITP
4 33 (55.00%) MCSE
4 33 (55.00%) SC Cleared
5 32 (53.33%) MCTS
6 25 (41.67%) ISTQB
7 8 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (8.33%) DV Cleared
9 3 (5.00%) Degree
10 2 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (1.67%) MCP
System Software
1 50 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 40 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 31 (51.67%) VMware ESX
4 17 (28.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (11.67%) vSphere
6 2 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 32 (53.33%) HP Quality Center
2 31 (51.67%) McAfee ePO
2 31 (51.67%) Netcool
3 8 (13.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 6 (10.00%) SCCM
5 4 (6.67%) WSUS
6 2 (3.33%) BladeLogic
6 2 (3.33%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 2 (3.33%) Puppet
6 2 (3.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 49 (81.67%) Microsoft
2 40 (66.67%) VMware
3 37 (61.67%) Citrix
4 31 (51.67%) Intel Security
4 31 (51.67%) Veritas
5 11 (18.33%) HP
6 4 (6.67%) CA
6 4 (6.67%) Symantec
7 2 (3.33%) BMC
7 2 (3.33%) Dell
8 1 (1.67%) SAP
8 1 (1.67%) TIBCO
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