The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 15 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 21.43% 15.00% 23.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 65.22% 34.29% 56.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 6
Median daily rate £425 £425 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £459 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -26.22%
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 Stirling region.

Programming Languages Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23 35 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 32.86% 43.75% 41.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 12
Median daily rate £450 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% +6.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £459 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Stirling

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Stirling

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Stirling region with a requirement for SQL.

1 10 (38.46%) Linux
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle
2 9 (34.62%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 9 (34.62%) Unix
2 9 (34.62%) BusinessObjects XI
3 8 (30.77%) Java
3 8 (30.77%) ETL
3 8 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (26.92%) RDBMS
4 7 (26.92%) Perl
4 7 (26.92%) Banking
4 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
5 6 (23.08%) Investment Banking
5 6 (23.08%) Global One
6 5 (19.23%) UniData
6 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
6 5 (19.23%) SunGard
6 5 (19.23%) SDLC
7 4 (15.38%) C
7 4 (15.38%) Control-M
7 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
8 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (11.54%) FitNesse
9 2 (7.69%) QA
9 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
9 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
9 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling 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 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Global One
2 1 (3.85%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) FCoE
1 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
1 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
1 1 (3.85%) LAN
1 1 (3.85%) Multicast
1 1 (3.85%) NAS
1 1 (3.85%) SAN
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) BusinessObjects
1 9 (34.62%) BusinessObjects XI
2 7 (26.92%) RDBMS
2 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
3 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
3 5 (19.23%) UniData
4 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.85%) HBase
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) FitNesse
2 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Banking
3 6 (23.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) Business Developer
2 9 (34.62%) Business Objects Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Test Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Development Officer
6 2 (7.69%) Lead Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Banking Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Development Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Development Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Middle Office Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Support
7 1 (3.85%) Unix Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) Middleware
2 1 (3.85%) Rendezvous
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Reference Data
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Unix
3 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) ETL
2 5 (19.23%) SDLC
3 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
5 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 2 (7.69%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Use Case
6 1 (3.85%) Benchmarking
6 1 (3.85%) BPR
6 1 (3.85%) Process Management
6 1 (3.85%) Scrum
6 1 (3.85%) SOA
6 1 (3.85%) UML
6 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) Java
2 7 (26.92%) Perl
3 4 (15.38%) C
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) Data Quality
1 2 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (3.85%) EMIR
2 1 (3.85%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.85%) KVM
1 1 (3.85%) NFS
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (3.85%) SRDF
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Control-M
2 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) SunGard
3 2 (7.69%) HP
3 2 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) DataSynapse
4 1 (3.85%) EMC
4 1 (3.85%) Intel
4 1 (3.85%) NetApp
4 1 (3.85%) Pega
4 1 (3.85%) Sybase
4 1 (3.85%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.85%) VMware