The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
England / South West
Rank 7 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 367 466 513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.58% 15.56% 16.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.98% 40.10% 43.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 347 357
Median daily rate £373 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £475 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 9 16
Median hourly rate £40.00 £17.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+135.29% -25.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.40 £10.40 £15.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.00 £40.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £24.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -14.60%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1080 1162 1190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 39.97% 38.81% 37.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 685 731 766
Median daily rate £388 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 93 60
Median hourly rate £41.50 £43.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.59% +20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £56.40 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the South West region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the South West region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

SQL
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

SQL
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Bristol -7 95 £325 -10.34% 53
Wiltshire +2 77 £425 +8.97% 21
Somerset +7 61 £350 -15.15% 8
Gloucestershire +1 51 £375 -6.25% 17
Devon -7 33 £445 +27.14% 14
Dorset -2 23 £325 - 20
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 South West region with a requirement for SQL.

1 252 (33.60%) SQL Server
2 190 (25.33%) Oracle
3 189 (25.20%) Agile Software Development
4 181 (24.13%) Finance
5 153 (20.40%) Java
6 152 (20.27%) Business Intelligence
7 151 (20.13%) .NET
8 150 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 147 (19.60%) C#
10 132 (17.60%) JavaScript
11 124 (16.53%) PL/SQL
12 123 (16.40%) Data Warehouse
13 118 (15.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 109 (14.53%) HTML
15 106 (14.13%) T-SQL
15 106 (14.13%) Security Cleared
16 97 (12.93%) XML
16 97 (12.93%) Windows
17 93 (12.40%) Migration
18 88 (11.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 85 (11.33%) Spring
20 77 (10.27%) CSS
21 75 (10.00%) ETL
21 75 (10.00%) Git (software)
21 75 (10.00%) Oracle Database
22 71 (9.47%) SC Cleared
23 68 (9.07%) Linux
24 67 (8.93%) ASP.NET
25 66 (8.80%) Unix
25 66 (8.80%) MVC

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 37 (4.93%) SharePoint
2 35 (4.67%) IIS
3 26 (3.47%) SAS
4 23 (3.07%) WebLogic
5 21 (2.80%) Tomcat
6 19 (2.53%) Apache
7 18 (2.40%) Confluence
8 15 (2.00%) Mule
9 14 (1.87%) Mule ESB
10 13 (1.73%) BizTalk Server
11 12 (1.60%) WebSphere
12 10 (1.33%) CMS
13 8 (1.07%) JBoss
14 7 (0.93%) Apache Spark
14 7 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 7 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
15 6 (0.80%) MS Exchange
16 5 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
16 5 (0.67%) NServiceBus
16 5 (0.67%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 65 (8.67%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.73%) MS Office
2 13 (1.73%) MS Project
3 5 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.27%) LaTeX
5 1 (0.13%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 30 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 18 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (1.87%) Oracle Applications
4 13 (1.73%) Oracle EBS R12
5 11 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (0.80%) Unit4 Business World
7 5 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.67%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 4 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
10 1 (0.13%) Infor LN
10 1 (0.13%) Maximo
10 1 (0.13%) Sage 1000
10 1 (0.13%) SAP Business One
10 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (5.60%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (3.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (2.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 7 (0.93%) IaaS
6 5 (0.67%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 5 (0.67%) Office 365
7 4 (0.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 4 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (0.53%) Route 53
7 4 (0.53%) Slack
8 3 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.40%) GitHub
9 2 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.27%) SaaS
10 1 (0.13%) Boomi
10 1 (0.13%) TestFlight
10 1 (0.13%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.67%) Internet
2 17 (2.27%) HTTP
3 16 (2.13%) SAN
4 8 (1.07%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.93%) DHCP
5 7 (0.93%) VoIP
6 6 (0.80%) Extranet
7 5 (0.67%) DMZ
7 5 (0.67%) DNS
7 5 (0.67%) VPN
8 4 (0.53%) SSH
8 4 (0.53%) SSL
9 3 (0.40%) Firewall
9 3 (0.40%) LAN
9 3 (0.40%) LDAP
9 3 (0.40%) PuTTY
9 3 (0.40%) SNMP
9 3 (0.40%) WAN
9 3 (0.40%) WinSCP
9 3 (0.40%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 252 (33.60%) SQL Server
2 123 (16.40%) Data Warehouse
3 118 (15.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 88 (11.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 75 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 65 (8.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 55 (7.33%) Relational Database
7 55 (7.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 49 (6.53%) SQL Server 2008
9 46 (6.13%) PostgreSQL
10 43 (5.73%) SQL Server 2014
11 36 (4.80%) Oracle Database 11g
12 33 (4.40%) BusinessObjects
13 30 (4.00%) MySQL
14 25 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
15 22 (2.93%) Oracle Reports
16 21 (2.80%) NoSQL
17 20 (2.67%) MongoDB
18 19 (2.53%) Oracle BI EE
19 18 (2.40%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 75 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 57 (7.60%) Jenkins
3 55 (7.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 37 (4.93%) Visual Studio
5 33 (4.40%) JIRA
6 29 (3.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 28 (3.73%) Cucumber
8 26 (3.47%) Selenium
8 26 (3.47%) Subversion
9 23 (3.07%) Oracle Forms
10 21 (2.80%) Gradle
11 20 (2.67%) Maven
12 18 (2.40%) JUnit
12 18 (2.40%) Toad
13 14 (1.87%) Eclipse
14 13 (1.73%) Bitbucket
15 12 (1.60%) Ant
16 11 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 10 (1.33%) WebDriver
18 9 (1.20%) JMeter
General
1 181 (24.13%) Finance
2 43 (5.73%) Manufacturing
2 43 (5.73%) Marketing
3 36 (4.80%) Banking
3 36 (4.80%) Telecoms
4 32 (4.27%) Electronics
5 26 (3.47%) Retail
6 21 (2.80%) Advertising
7 14 (1.87%) Back Office
8 9 (1.20%) General Ledger
9 8 (1.07%) Retail Banking
10 6 (0.80%) Military
11 4 (0.53%) Billing
12 3 (0.40%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.40%) Games
13 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.27%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.13%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 373 (49.73%) Developer
2 107 (14.27%) Analyst
3 96 (12.80%) SQL Developer
4 80 (10.67%) Java Developer
5 77 (10.27%) DBA
6 71 (9.47%) .NET Developer
7 55 (7.33%) SQL DBA
8 49 (6.53%) Oracle Developer
9 46 (6.13%) Consultant
10 44 (5.87%) C# Developer
11 38 (5.07%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 26 (3.47%) Administrator
12 26 (3.47%) Senior Developer
13 25 (3.33%) Software Engineer
14 24 (3.20%) C# .NET Developer
15 23 (3.07%) Tester
16 22 (2.93%) SSIS Developer
17 21 (2.80%) SQL Analyst
18 20 (2.67%) Data Analyst
18 20 (2.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (20.13%) .NET
2 109 (14.53%) HTML
3 97 (12.93%) XML
4 85 (11.33%) Spring
5 77 (10.27%) CSS
6 67 (8.93%) ASP.NET
7 60 (8.00%) Web Services
8 58 (7.73%) Hibernate
9 47 (6.27%) JSON
10 40 (5.33%) jQuery
11 38 (5.07%) AngularJS
11 38 (5.07%) REST
12 36 (4.80%) HTML5
13 35 (4.67%) SOAP
14 28 (3.73%) .NET Framework
14 28 (3.73%) RabbitMQ
15 27 (3.60%) WCF
16 26 (3.47%) Grails
17 25 (3.33%) JSP
18 22 (2.93%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 48 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (3.20%) Management Information System
3 21 (2.80%) Clustering
4 20 (2.67%) Data Structures
5 17 (2.27%) NHS
6 13 (1.73%) Computer Science
6 13 (1.73%) Replication
7 11 (1.47%) Client/Server
8 10 (1.33%) PKI
9 8 (1.07%) Mobile App
10 6 (0.80%) CESG
10 6 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (0.80%) Digital Media
11 5 (0.67%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.53%) Data Centre
12 4 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.53%) Smart Meter
13 3 (0.40%) iPad
13 3 (0.40%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (0.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 97 (12.93%) Windows
2 68 (9.07%) Linux
3 66 (8.80%) Unix
4 42 (5.60%) Windows Server
5 17 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (1.47%) AIX
7 11 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (1.20%) Mac OS X
9 8 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (0.93%) Android
10 7 (0.93%) Apple iOS
10 7 (0.93%) CentOS
11 6 (0.80%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.53%) CoreOS
12 4 (0.53%) Oracle Linux
12 4 (0.53%) Solaris
13 3 (0.40%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.27%) Kali Linux
14 2 (0.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (25.20%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (20.27%) Business Intelligence
3 93 (12.40%) Migration
4 75 (10.00%) ETL
5 66 (8.80%) MVC
6 64 (8.53%) Scrum
7 49 (6.53%) Data Modelling
8 45 (6.00%) Software Engineering
9 43 (5.73%) TDD
10 41 (5.47%) Open Source
11 40 (5.33%) Programme Management
12 39 (5.20%) Data Analysis
13 38 (5.07%) Data Migration
14 34 (4.53%) ITIL
15 32 (4.27%) OO
16 31 (4.13%) Unit Testing
17 30 (4.00%) Customer Requirements
17 30 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
18 28 (3.73%) Kimball Methodology
18 28 (3.73%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 153 (20.40%) Java
2 147 (19.60%) C#
3 132 (17.60%) JavaScript
4 124 (16.53%) PL/SQL
5 106 (14.13%) T-SQL
6 38 (5.07%) PowerShell
7 37 (4.93%) Shell Script
8 34 (4.53%) Python
9 28 (3.73%) C++
10 23 (3.07%) Groovy
11 21 (2.80%) Ruby
11 21 (2.80%) VB.NET
12 17 (2.27%) Bash Shell
13 14 (1.87%) Scala
14 13 (1.73%) PHP
14 13 (1.73%) VBA
15 10 (1.33%) C
15 10 (1.33%) Perl
15 10 (1.33%) VB
15 10 (1.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 106 (14.13%) Security Cleared
2 71 (9.47%) SC Cleared
3 28 (3.73%) Degree
4 18 (2.40%) BPSS Clearance
5 17 (2.27%) DV Cleared
5 17 (2.27%) ISEB
6 11 (1.47%) ISTQB
7 9 (1.20%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (0.40%) HNC
9 2 (0.27%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.27%) CCNA
9 2 (0.27%) CEH
9 2 (0.27%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (0.27%) CHECK Team Leader
9 2 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.27%) CISSP
9 2 (0.27%) HND
9 2 (0.27%) MCSE
9 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.27%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.53%) QA
2 15 (2.00%) Data Quality
3 13 (1.73%) Disclosure Scotland
4 12 (1.60%) IFRS
4 12 (1.60%) IFRS 9
5 7 (0.93%) Basel II
5 7 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.80%) SLA
7 4 (0.53%) ISO 9000
7 4 (0.53%) SDET
8 3 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.40%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.40%) WCAG
9 2 (0.27%) HL7
9 2 (0.27%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.27%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.27%) JSP 440
System Software
1 50 (6.67%) Docker
2 13 (1.73%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (1.07%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.07%) LXC
5 4 (0.53%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.27%) HDFS
6 2 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (1.60%) Failover Clustering
1 12 (1.60%) SCCM
2 9 (1.20%) Ansible
3 8 (1.07%) Nagios
4 5 (0.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 5 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.53%) OSSEC
5 4 (0.53%) Terraform
6 2 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.27%) Nessus
6 2 (0.27%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.27%) Puppet
6 2 (0.27%) WSUS
7 1 (0.13%) CloudHub
7 1 (0.13%) Galera Cluster
7 1 (0.13%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.13%) vRealize
Vendors
1 190 (25.33%) Oracle
2 150 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 47 (6.27%) SAP
4 22 (2.93%) Teradata
5 21 (2.80%) VMware
6 13 (1.73%) IBM
7 11 (1.47%) Hyperion
8 10 (1.33%) Tableau
9 9 (1.20%) IFS
10 8 (1.07%) Citrix
11 7 (0.93%) Google
11 7 (0.93%) HP
11 7 (0.93%) Red Hat
12 5 (0.67%) ATG
12 5 (0.67%) Murex
12 5 (0.67%) PeopleSoft
12 5 (0.67%) Twitter
13 4 (0.53%) Informatica
13 4 (0.53%) New Relic
13 4 (0.53%) RedGate
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