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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL 37 5 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 24.67% 17.86% 74.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 64.91% 35.71% 86.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 5 9
Average daily rate
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£326 £353 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.53% -6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £319 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £356 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £165.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.88 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +3.50%
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
57 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 38.00% 50.00% 85.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 13 10
Average daily rate £345 £400 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £354 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £550 £385
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 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +3 36 £326 -7.53% 1
SQL
Scotland

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 44 (74.58%) Security Cleared
2 43 (72.88%) SC Cleared
3 29 (49.15%) Citrix
4 26 (44.07%) HP
5 23 (38.98%) Windows
5 23 (38.98%) VMware
6 22 (37.29%) SQL Server
7 21 (35.59%) Microsoft
7 21 (35.59%) Active Directory
7 21 (35.59%) SAN
8 19 (32.20%) Linux
8 19 (32.20%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (30.51%) Clustering
10 17 (28.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 16 (27.12%) Netcool
11 16 (27.12%) DNS
11 16 (27.12%) DHCP
11 16 (27.12%) VMware ESX
12 15 (25.42%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (23.73%) Configuration Management
13 14 (23.73%) Veritas
13 14 (23.73%) ITIL
14 13 (22.03%) SharePoint
14 13 (22.03%) MS Project
14 13 (22.03%) Change Management
14 13 (22.03%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (20.34%) Service Management
16 11 (18.64%) IPsec
16 11 (18.64%) Oracle
16 11 (18.64%) Solaris

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 13 (22.03%) SharePoint
2 7 (11.86%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (10.17%) MS Project Server
4 5 (8.47%) IIS
5 4 (6.78%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (5.08%) WebLogic
6 3 (5.08%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (5.08%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (22.03%) MS Project
2 7 (11.86%) MS Office
3 6 (10.17%) InfoPath
4 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 21 (35.59%) SAN
2 16 (27.12%) DNS
2 16 (27.12%) DHCP
3 11 (18.64%) IPsec
4 10 (16.95%) NAS
5 4 (6.78%) Firewall
6 3 (5.08%) LAN
6 3 (5.08%) WAN
6 3 (5.08%) VPN
7 1 (1.69%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.69%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) WinRunner
1 6 (10.17%) TestDirector
1 6 (10.17%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (6.78%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.69%) MSI
3 1 (1.69%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.69%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 9 (15.25%) Build Engineer
1 9 (15.25%) Developer
2 7 (11.86%) Integration Engineer
2 7 (11.86%) Applications Support
3 5 (8.47%) Applications Support Engineer
3 5 (8.47%) Analyst
3 5 (8.47%) Support Engineer
4 4 (6.78%) Consultant
4 4 (6.78%) Test Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Server Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (5.08%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.39%) Applications Developer
6 2 (3.39%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) Performance Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) Software Developer
6 2 (3.39%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (3.39%) Configuration Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) Tools Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.25%) Middleware
2 8 (13.56%) .NET
3 6 (10.17%) Web Services
4 3 (5.08%) CSS
4 3 (5.08%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.69%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.51%) Clustering
2 9 (15.25%) Fat Client
2 9 (15.25%) Thin Client
3 7 (11.86%) Replication
3 7 (11.86%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (10.17%) PDA
5 3 (5.08%) Open Source
5 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.08%) e-Health
6 2 (3.39%) CMDB
7 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.98%) Windows
2 19 (32.20%) Linux
3 15 (25.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (22.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (18.64%) Solaris
6 9 (15.25%) AIX
7 6 (10.17%) Windows 7
7 6 (10.17%) Windows XP
8 4 (6.78%) UNIX
8 4 (6.78%) HPUX
9 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.73%) Configuration Management
1 14 (23.73%) ITIL
2 13 (22.03%) Change Management
3 12 (20.34%) Service Management
4 10 (16.95%) Software Distribution
5 9 (15.25%) Performance Testing
6 6 (10.17%) Test Automation
6 6 (10.17%) Unit Testing
6 6 (10.17%) Test Scripting
6 6 (10.17%) Software Testing
7 4 (6.78%) Workflow
8 3 (5.08%) Change Data Capture
8 3 (5.08%) Load Balancing
8 3 (5.08%) Lean Six Sigma
8 3 (5.08%) Performance Management
8 3 (5.08%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (5.08%) OO
8 3 (5.08%) Six Sigma
8 3 (5.08%) ITSM
8 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.86%) Perl
2 6 (10.17%) C#
2 6 (10.17%) Java
3 3 (5.08%) VBA
3 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.39%) PHP
5 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.69%) VB
5 1 (1.69%) REXX
5 1 (1.69%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 44 (74.58%) Security Cleared
2 43 (72.88%) SC Cleared
3 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (15.25%) MCTS
5 7 (11.86%) MCSE
5 7 (11.86%) Degree
6 6 (10.17%) ISTQB
6 6 (10.17%) MCITP
6 6 (10.17%) MCSA
7 1 (1.69%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (35.59%) Active Directory
2 19 (32.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (27.12%) VMware ESX
4 7 (11.86%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (11.86%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.08%) KVM
5 3 (5.08%) RHEV
5 3 (5.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 17 (28.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 16 (27.12%) Netcool
3 9 (15.25%) Tivoli
4 7 (11.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (10.17%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (10.17%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (5.08%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.69%) SCCM
7 1 (1.69%) WSUS
7 1 (1.69%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 29 (49.15%) Citrix
2 26 (44.07%) HP
3 23 (38.98%) VMware
4 21 (35.59%) Microsoft
5 14 (23.73%) Veritas
6 11 (18.64%) Oracle
7 7 (11.86%) Altiris
8 6 (10.17%) AppSense
8 6 (10.17%) McAfee
9 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.69%) Business Objects
10 1 (1.69%) Symantec
10 1 (1.69%) Remedy
10 1 (1.69%) IBM
10 1 (1.69%) CA
10 1 (1.69%) Informatica
10 1 (1.69%) InterSystems
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £40.00 - £52.00 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago