The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Renfrewshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 30 0 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 19.48% - 76.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 54.55% - 93.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 0 12
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£344 - £380
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 - £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £165.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.41 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-8.79% +9.64%
Programming Languages Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
55 11 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 35.71% 45.83% 81.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 11 12
Average daily rate £349 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £358 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £550 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £165.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
SQL
Scotland

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Erskine - 29 £344 - 1
Paisley - 1 - -
SQL
Scotland

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 37 (77.08%) Security Cleared
2 36 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 23 (47.92%) HP
4 22 (45.83%) Citrix
5 21 (43.75%) SQL Server
6 20 (41.67%) Windows
7 19 (39.58%) VMware
8 16 (33.33%) VMware ESX
8 16 (33.33%) SAN
9 15 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
10 14 (29.17%) Linux
11 13 (27.08%) ITIL
11 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (27.08%) Clustering
11 13 (27.08%) Change Management
12 12 (25.00%) Service Management
12 12 (25.00%) DHCP
12 12 (25.00%) DNS
13 11 (22.92%) Active Directory
13 11 (22.92%) Netcool
14 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (20.83%) .NET
14 10 (20.83%) Oracle
15 9 (18.75%) MS Project
15 9 (18.75%) SharePoint
15 9 (18.75%) AIX
15 9 (18.75%) Web Services
15 9 (18.75%) Veritas
15 9 (18.75%) OpenView Configuration Management

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 9 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 8 (16.67%) IIS
3 6 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
3 6 (12.50%) MS Project Server
4 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (6.25%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Project
2 6 (12.50%) InfoPath
3 3 (6.25%) MS Office
3 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (33.33%) SAN
2 12 (25.00%) DHCP
2 12 (25.00%) DNS
3 5 (10.42%) NAS
4 4 (8.33%) Firewall
4 4 (8.33%) IPsec
5 3 (6.25%) VPN
5 3 (6.25%) LAN
5 3 (6.25%) WAN
6 1 (2.08%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.08%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (12.50%) WinRunner
2 6 (12.50%) TestDirector
3 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.08%) MSI
3 1 (2.08%) InstallShield
3 1 (2.08%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 8 (16.67%) Developer
2 6 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 5 (10.42%) Analyst
3 5 (10.42%) Applications Support Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) Build Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Test Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Consultant
5 3 (6.25%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Server Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Configuration Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Performance Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Services Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.08%) Infrastructure Tester
7 1 (2.08%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.83%) .NET
2 9 (18.75%) Web Services
2 9 (18.75%) Middleware
3 6 (12.50%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 3 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.08%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Clustering
2 9 (18.75%) Thin Client
2 9 (18.75%) Fat Client
3 6 (12.50%) PDA
4 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.25%) Replication
4 3 (6.25%) e-Health
4 3 (6.25%) Open Source
4 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (4.17%) CMDB
6 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (41.67%) Windows
2 14 (29.17%) Linux
3 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (18.75%) AIX
5 7 (14.58%) Solaris
5 7 (14.58%) Windows XP
6 6 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (6.25%) UNIX
7 3 (6.25%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) ITIL
1 13 (27.08%) Change Management
2 12 (25.00%) Service Management
3 9 (18.75%) Performance Testing
3 9 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 7 (14.58%) Test Scripting
5 6 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 6 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
5 6 (12.50%) OO
5 6 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 5 (10.42%) Workflow
6 5 (10.42%) Software Distribution
7 3 (6.25%) Change Data Capture
7 3 (6.25%) Performance Management
7 3 (6.25%) Load Balancing
7 3 (6.25%) Lean Six Sigma
7 3 (6.25%) Six Sigma
7 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.25%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.58%) Perl
2 6 (12.50%) C#
2 6 (12.50%) Java
2 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.17%) VB
3 2 (4.17%) PHP
4 1 (2.08%) REXX
4 1 (2.08%) Tcl
4 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (77.08%) Security Cleared
2 36 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (18.75%) MCTS
5 7 (14.58%) Degree
5 7 (14.58%) MCSE
6 6 (12.50%) MCSA
6 6 (12.50%) MCITP
6 6 (12.50%) ISTQB
7 1 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 15 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (22.92%) Active Directory
4 7 (14.58%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (14.58%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.25%) KVM
5 3 (6.25%) RHEV
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (22.92%) Netcool
2 9 (18.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (8.33%) Tivoli
5 3 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (6.25%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (2.08%) HP NNM
6 1 (2.08%) WSUS
6 1 (2.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) HP
2 22 (45.83%) Citrix
3 19 (39.58%) VMware
4 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
5 10 (20.83%) Oracle
6 9 (18.75%) Veritas
7 6 (12.50%) AppSense
7 6 (12.50%) McAfee
8 3 (6.25%) Altiris
8 3 (6.25%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.08%) Symantec
9 1 (2.08%) Remedy
9 1 (2.08%) IBM
9 1 (2.08%) CA
9 1 (2.08%) InterSystems
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £40.00 - £52.00 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago