The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 15 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 80 19 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 18.18% 19.19% 19.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.90% 51.35% 47.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 11 18
Median daily rate £320 £355 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.85% +7.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £342 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £450 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+45.13% -29.68%
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
167 37 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 37.95% 37.37% 41.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 21 31
Median daily rate £321 £406 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.98% +21.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £318 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Renfrewshire region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine -6 79 £320 -9.85% 1
SQL
Scotland

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Renfrewshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 94 (84.68%) Windows
2 91 (81.98%) Active Directory
3 78 (70.27%) Microsoft
4 70 (63.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 67 (60.36%) Security Cleared
6 66 (59.46%) PowerShell
7 63 (56.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 59 (53.15%) VMware
9 57 (51.35%) SQL Server
10 56 (50.45%) Citrix
11 53 (47.75%) HP
12 52 (46.85%) DNS
12 52 (46.85%) Windows Server
13 51 (45.95%) SC Cleared
13 51 (45.95%) ITIL
14 47 (42.34%) Hyper-V
15 44 (39.64%) MCSA
16 40 (36.04%) MCSE
16 40 (36.04%) DHCP
16 40 (36.04%) SAN
16 40 (36.04%) Clustering
17 39 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
18 36 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
19 35 (31.53%) Windows Server 2012
19 35 (31.53%) Netcool
19 35 (31.53%) Windows XP
19 35 (31.53%) AIX
20 34 (30.63%) MCTS
20 34 (30.63%) MCITP
21 32 (28.83%) MS Excel

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (21.62%) OpenStack
2 15 (13.51%) SharePoint
3 14 (12.61%) MS Exchange
4 11 (9.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (6.31%) IIS
6 6 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (3.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.80%) Apache
11 1 (0.90%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.90%) lighttpd
11 1 (0.90%) nginx
Applications
1 32 (28.83%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.41%) MS Office
3 3 (2.70%) MS Project
4 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.41%) Office 365
2 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.90%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 52 (46.85%) DNS
2 40 (36.04%) DHCP
2 40 (36.04%) SAN
3 17 (15.32%) Firewall
4 9 (8.11%) HTTP
5 8 (7.21%) HTTPS
5 8 (7.21%) iSCSI
5 8 (7.21%) NAS
6 7 (6.31%) SSL
7 6 (5.41%) SMTP
7 6 (5.41%) TCP/IP
8 4 (3.60%) NetScaler
9 2 (1.80%) IPsec
10 1 (0.90%) Internet
10 1 (0.90%) IPv4
10 1 (0.90%) IPv6
10 1 (0.90%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.90%) Network Security
10 1 (0.90%) SNMP
10 1 (0.90%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (51.35%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (9.01%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (9.01%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.90%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.90%) MySQL
5 1 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (25.23%) HP UFT
1 28 (25.23%) TestDirector
1 28 (25.23%) WinRunner
2 6 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.90%) MSI
Job Titles
1 18 (16.22%) Analyst
1 18 (16.22%) Test Analyst
2 16 (14.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 16 (14.41%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 13 (11.71%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 9 (8.11%) Wintel Engineer
5 6 (5.41%) SharePoint Engineer
5 6 (5.41%) Wintel Specialist
6 5 (4.50%) Administrator
6 5 (4.50%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (3.60%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (3.60%) Infrastructure Tester
7 4 (3.60%) Monitoring Engineer
7 4 (3.60%) Monitoring Specialist
7 4 (3.60%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
7 4 (3.60%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 4 (3.60%) Software Engineer
7 4 (3.60%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (3.60%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
7 4 (3.60%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.61%) Middleware
2 9 (8.11%) XML
3 8 (7.21%) Regular Expression
4 6 (5.41%) .NET
5 4 (3.60%) HTML
6 2 (1.80%) CSS
7 1 (0.90%) Django
7 1 (0.90%) LAMP
7 1 (0.90%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (0.90%) Laravel
7 1 (0.90%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 40 (36.04%) Clustering
2 26 (23.42%) PDA
3 19 (17.12%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (9.91%) Public Cloud
5 7 (6.31%) Computer Science
6 6 (5.41%) PKI
7 4 (3.60%) Blackberry
7 4 (3.60%) Data Centre
7 4 (3.60%) Replication
8 3 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.90%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 94 (84.68%) Windows
2 70 (63.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (46.85%) Windows Server
4 39 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 35 (31.53%) AIX
5 35 (31.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 35 (31.53%) Windows XP
6 28 (25.23%) Windows 7
7 12 (10.81%) Linux
8 7 (6.31%) HPUX
8 7 (6.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (6.31%) Solaris
9 1 (0.90%) Debian
9 1 (0.90%) SUSE
9 1 (0.90%) Unix
9 1 (0.90%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (45.95%) ITIL
2 28 (25.23%) Change Management
2 28 (25.23%) Software Testing
2 28 (25.23%) Test Automation
3 25 (22.52%) Test Scripting
4 11 (9.91%) ITSM
5 10 (9.01%) Conflict Management
5 10 (9.01%) Risk Management
6 8 (7.21%) Mentoring
6 8 (7.21%) Software Distribution
7 7 (6.31%) High Availability
7 7 (6.31%) OO
7 7 (6.31%) Release Management
7 7 (6.31%) Service Management
8 6 (5.41%) Content Management
8 6 (5.41%) Database Mirroring
8 6 (5.41%) Load Balancing
8 6 (5.41%) Migration
8 6 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (4.50%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 66 (59.46%) PowerShell
2 26 (23.42%) VBScript
3 20 (18.02%) JavaScript
4 14 (12.61%) Python
5 12 (10.81%) Jython
6 9 (8.11%) Perl
7 7 (6.31%) Bourne shell
7 7 (6.31%) Java
7 7 (6.31%) Korn
8 6 (5.41%) C#
8 6 (5.41%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.70%) PHP
10 2 (1.80%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 67 (60.36%) Security Cleared
2 63 (56.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 51 (45.95%) SC Cleared
4 44 (39.64%) MCSA
5 40 (36.04%) MCSE
6 34 (30.63%) MCITP
6 34 (30.63%) MCTS
7 26 (23.42%) ISTQB
8 16 (14.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (9.01%) Degree
10 7 (6.31%) DV Cleared
11 6 (5.41%) MCP
11 6 (5.41%) MCSD
12 5 (4.50%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (1.80%) BPSS Clearance
14 1 (0.90%) OCA
14 1 (0.90%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.50%) SLA
System Software
1 91 (81.98%) Active Directory
2 47 (42.34%) Hyper-V
3 36 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (25.23%) VMware ESX
5 15 (13.51%) Terminal Services
6 14 (12.61%) vSphere
6 14 (12.61%) XenApp
7 5 (4.50%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 35 (31.53%) Netcool
2 28 (25.23%) HP Quality Center
2 28 (25.23%) McAfee ePO
3 12 (10.81%) BladeLogic
3 12 (10.81%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 12 (10.81%) Puppet
3 12 (10.81%) SCOM
3 12 (10.81%) SCOrch
4 10 (9.01%) SCCM
5 9 (8.11%) WSUS
6 8 (7.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 7 (6.31%) Tivoli
8 5 (4.50%) CA Spectrum
8 5 (4.50%) HP SiteScope
8 5 (4.50%) SCVMM
9 4 (3.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.90%) Cacti
11 1 (0.90%) Munin
11 1 (0.90%) OpenView
Vendors
1 78 (70.27%) Microsoft
2 59 (53.15%) VMware
3 56 (50.45%) Citrix
4 53 (47.75%) HP
5 28 (25.23%) Intel Security
5 28 (25.23%) Veritas
6 23 (20.72%) CA
7 13 (11.71%) Red Hat
8 12 (10.81%) BMC
8 12 (10.81%) Dell
9 8 (7.21%) Symantec
10 7 (6.31%) IBM
11 5 (4.50%) arcserve
12 4 (3.60%) 3PAR
12 4 (3.60%) AppSense
12 4 (3.60%) Brocade
12 4 (3.60%) Lumension
13 3 (2.70%) Altiris
14 1 (0.90%) Lotus
14 1 (0.90%) Oracle
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £342 per day
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