The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL 16 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 16.67% 33.33% 16.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.11% 92.31% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
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£398 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £450 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £470 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.20 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -1.09%
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
38 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 39.58% 36.11% 64.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 12
Average daily rate £420 £463 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.18% +68.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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
Contract Job Locations in Stirling

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Stirling region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
Stirlingshire - - - - 1
SQL
Scotland

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 21 (46.67%) Java
2 18 (40.00%) Oracle
3 17 (37.78%) Banking
4 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 14 (31.11%) PL/SQL
5 14 (31.11%) Spring
6 10 (22.22%) Finance
6 10 (22.22%) Oracle Database
7 9 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 9 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (20.00%) VB
8 8 (17.78%) VBA
8 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
8 8 (17.78%) Web Services
8 8 (17.78%) Investment Banking
9 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (15.56%) RAD
10 6 (13.33%) JSP
10 6 (13.33%) MS Access
10 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (13.33%) Hibernate
11 5 (11.11%) FileNet
11 5 (11.11%) Workflow
11 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (11.11%) DTS
11 5 (11.11%) UML
11 5 (11.11%) UNIX
11 5 (11.11%) Sybase
11 5 (11.11%) C#
12 4 (8.89%) HTML

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 5 (11.11%) FileNet
2 4 (8.89%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (8.89%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Office
2 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 9 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 9 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (13.33%) MS Access
5 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (11.11%) DTS
6 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (6.67%) InterSystems Cache
7 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (6.67%) QlikView
8 2 (4.44%) Datomic
8 2 (4.44%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
8 2 (4.44%) DataStage
8 2 (4.44%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Toad
2 1 (2.22%) Subversion
2 1 (2.22%) Maven
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) Ant
2 1 (2.22%) Rational Rose
2 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (37.78%) Banking
2 10 (22.22%) Finance
3 8 (17.78%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 34 (75.56%) Developer
2 14 (31.11%) Java Developer
3 12 (26.67%) Analyst
4 9 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 9 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (13.33%) SQL Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (8.89%) FileNet Developer
8 3 (6.67%) PL/SQL Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Data Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Business Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Development Specialist
9 2 (4.44%) Access Developer
9 2 (4.44%) VBA Developer
9 2 (4.44%) DataStage Developer
10 1 (2.22%) Report Developer
10 1 (2.22%) Designer
10 1 (2.22%) Reference Data Business Analyst
10 1 (2.22%) Data Business Analyst
10 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.11%) Spring
2 8 (17.78%) Web Services
3 6 (13.33%) JSP
3 6 (13.33%) Hibernate
4 4 (8.89%) HTML
4 4 (8.89%) Classic ASP
4 4 (8.89%) Spring MVC
5 3 (6.67%) HTML5
5 3 (6.67%) Spring Integration
5 3 (6.67%) JPA
5 3 (6.67%) RESTful
6 2 (4.44%) SPNEGO
6 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.44%) Apache Flex
6 2 (4.44%) Dojo
6 2 (4.44%) XML
6 2 (4.44%) JMS
6 2 (4.44%) Servlets
7 1 (2.22%) SOAP
7 1 (2.22%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (8.89%) Equities
1 4 (8.89%) Reference Data
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Derivative
3 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) UNIX
2 3 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (2.22%) Solaris
3 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.56%) RAD
2 5 (11.11%) UML
2 5 (11.11%) Workflow
3 4 (8.89%) Programme Management
3 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (8.89%) MVC
3 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis
3 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
3 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (6.67%) Document Management
4 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 3 (6.67%) Project Management
4 3 (6.67%) TDD
4 3 (6.67%) OO
4 3 (6.67%) ETL
5 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
5 2 (4.44%) Data Modelling
5 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.44%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) Java
2 14 (31.11%) PL/SQL
3 9 (20.00%) VB
4 8 (17.78%) VBA
4 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
5 5 (11.11%) C#
6 2 (4.44%) Clojure
6 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.22%) Python
7 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
1 1 (2.22%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) MiFID
1 1 (2.22%) FATCA
1 1 (2.22%) EMIR
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) Sybase
3 4 (8.89%) IBM
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.44%) Actuate
4 2 (4.44%) Cognos
5 1 (2.22%) Tableau
5 1 (2.22%) HP
5 1 (2.22%) Business Objects
Stirling
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