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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing SQL 35 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 26.52% 11.11% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 58.33% 19.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 0
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£347 £373 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.71% -
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 £28.50 £27.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.81%
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
60 31 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 45.45% 57.41% 31.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 16 12
Average daily rate £348 £350 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% +15.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £421
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 £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
Renfrew - - - -
SQL
Scotland

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 56 (72.73%) SC Cleared
1 56 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 47 (61.04%) Citrix
3 46 (59.74%) Active Directory
4 37 (48.05%) Configuration Management
5 36 (46.75%) VMware
6 34 (44.16%) IPsec
6 34 (44.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 31 (40.26%) Clustering
8 30 (38.96%) Microsoft
8 30 (38.96%) SAN
9 29 (37.66%) Veritas
9 29 (37.66%) Netcool
9 29 (37.66%) VMware Infrastructure
10 27 (35.06%) Linux
11 24 (31.17%) Windows
12 23 (29.87%) Solaris
13 22 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
13 22 (28.57%) VMware ESX
13 22 (28.57%) NAS
13 22 (28.57%) Software Distribution
14 21 (27.27%) Tivoli
14 21 (27.27%) MS Project
15 20 (25.97%) HP
15 20 (25.97%) Windows Server 2008
16 18 (23.38%) SQL Server
16 18 (23.38%) SharePoint
17 15 (19.48%) DHCP
17 15 (19.48%) DNS
18 12 (15.58%) MS Exchange

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 18 (23.38%) SharePoint
2 12 (15.58%) MS Exchange
2 12 (15.58%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (11.69%) MS Project Server
3 9 (11.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.90%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (3.90%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.60%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 21 (27.27%) MS Project
2 12 (15.58%) MS Office
3 10 (12.99%) MS Excel
4 9 (11.69%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 34 (44.16%) IPsec
2 30 (38.96%) SAN
3 22 (28.57%) NAS
4 15 (19.48%) DHCP
4 15 (19.48%) DNS
5 4 (5.19%) Firewall
6 2 (2.60%) LAN
6 2 (2.60%) WAN
6 2 (2.60%) VPN
7 1 (1.30%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (12.99%) Visual Studio
2 8 (10.39%) WinRunner
2 8 (10.39%) TestDirector
2 8 (10.39%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.30%) MSI
3 1 (1.30%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.30%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (1.30%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (20.78%) Integration Engineer
2 10 (12.99%) Developer
3 9 (11.69%) Build Engineer
4 6 (7.79%) Tools Developer
4 6 (7.79%) Wintel Engineer
5 5 (6.49%) Citrix Engineer
5 5 (6.49%) Test Engineer
5 5 (6.49%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Applications Support
7 3 (3.90%) Support Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Applications Support Engineer
8 2 (2.60%) Configuration Engineer
8 2 (2.60%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.60%) Technical Leader
8 2 (2.60%) UNIX Engineer
8 2 (2.60%) Test Analyst
8 2 (2.60%) Configuration Management Engineer
9 1 (1.30%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (1.30%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) Web Services
1 3 (3.90%) Middleware
2 2 (2.60%) .NET
3 1 (1.30%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.30%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.30%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (40.26%) Clustering
2 12 (15.58%) Replication
3 9 (11.69%) Enterprise Storage
4 8 (10.39%) PDA
5 6 (7.79%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.90%) CMDB
7 3 (3.90%) Fat Client
7 3 (3.90%) Thin Client
7 3 (3.90%) EqualLogic
7 3 (3.90%) Open Source
8 1 (1.30%) PKI
8 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (35.06%) Linux
2 24 (31.17%) Windows
3 23 (29.87%) Solaris
4 22 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (25.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (14.29%) AIX
7 8 (10.39%) Windows 7
7 8 (10.39%) Windows XP
8 4 (5.19%) HPUX
8 4 (5.19%) UNIX
9 3 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (48.05%) Configuration Management
2 22 (28.57%) Software Distribution
3 11 (14.29%) Change Management
4 8 (10.39%) Test Automation
4 8 (10.39%) Test Scripting
4 8 (10.39%) Software Testing
5 7 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 6 (7.79%) Project Management
7 4 (5.19%) ITIL
8 3 (3.90%) Performance Testing
8 3 (3.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.90%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (3.90%) Change Data Capture
9 2 (2.60%) Software Licensing
9 2 (2.60%) Validation
9 2 (2.60%) Service Management
9 2 (2.60%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.30%) Lean Six Sigma
10 1 (1.30%) Risk Management
10 1 (1.30%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.29%) C#
2 9 (11.69%) VBA
3 5 (6.49%) Java
4 4 (5.19%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.90%) Perl
5 3 (3.90%) PHP
6 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.60%) VBScript
6 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.30%) VB
7 1 (1.30%) REXX
7 1 (1.30%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 56 (72.73%) SC Cleared
1 56 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (12.99%) MCTS
3 8 (10.39%) MCSE
3 8 (10.39%) MCSA
3 8 (10.39%) MCITP
4 7 (9.09%) ISTQB
5 6 (7.79%) Degree
System Software
1 46 (59.74%) Active Directory
2 29 (37.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 8 (10.39%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.90%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (3.90%) KVM
5 3 (3.90%) RHEV
5 3 (3.90%) vSphere
5 3 (3.90%) vCloud
6 1 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 34 (44.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 29 (37.66%) Netcool
3 21 (27.27%) Tivoli
4 9 (11.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 8 (10.39%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (10.39%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.30%) WSUS
6 1 (1.30%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (61.04%) Citrix
2 36 (46.75%) VMware
3 30 (38.96%) Microsoft
4 29 (37.66%) Veritas
5 20 (25.97%) HP
6 9 (11.69%) Altiris
7 8 (10.39%) McAfee
8 7 (9.09%) Oracle
9 3 (3.90%) NetApp
9 3 (3.90%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.90%) CA
9 3 (3.90%) Dell
10 1 (1.30%) Business Objects
10 1 (1.30%) Symantec
10 1 (1.30%) Informatica
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