The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Stirling region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL 25 29 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 38.46% 31.52% 21.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 80.65% 60.42% 40.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 10
Average daily rate £425 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £350 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £25.56
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +7.57%
Programming Languages Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
31 48 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 47.69% 52.17% 51.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 31 23
Average daily rate £385 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
SQL
Scotland

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 18 April 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.

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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
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% Change
on Same Period
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SQL
Scotland

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 18 (52.94%) Java
2 16 (47.06%) Finance
3 14 (41.18%) Banking
4 13 (38.24%) Oracle
5 9 (26.47%) XML
6 8 (23.53%) Windows
7 7 (20.59%) XSLT
7 7 (20.59%) VB
7 7 (20.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (20.59%) Spring
8 6 (17.65%) Investment Banking
8 6 (17.65%) WebSphere
8 6 (17.65%) Data Integration
8 6 (17.65%) Front Office
8 6 (17.65%) C#
9 5 (14.71%) PL/SQL
9 5 (14.71%) .NET
9 5 (14.71%) UNIX
9 5 (14.71%) Linux
9 5 (14.71%) Reuters
9 5 (14.71%) Bloomberg
9 5 (14.71%) MS Access
9 5 (14.71%) Actuate
9 5 (14.71%) Hibernate
9 5 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (14.71%) Derivative
9 5 (14.71%) Markit EDM
10 4 (11.76%) Spring Integration
10 4 (11.76%) Java SE
10 4 (11.76%) Java EE

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (17.65%) WebSphere
2 4 (11.76%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.88%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Markit EDM
2 2 (5.88%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (2.94%) Murex MxG2000
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) MS Access
2 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.88%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.88%) DB2
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Subversion
2 1 (2.94%) JUnit
2 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.94%) Toad
2 1 (2.94%) FitNesse
2 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.94%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) Maven
2 1 (2.94%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 16 (47.06%) Finance
2 14 (41.18%) Banking
3 6 (17.65%) Investment Banking
3 6 (17.65%) Front Office
4 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Database Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Data Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Report Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.88%) UNIX Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Business Data Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Business Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Development Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) XML
2 7 (20.59%) XSLT
2 7 (20.59%) Spring
3 5 (14.71%) .NET
3 5 (14.71%) Hibernate
4 4 (11.76%) Spring Integration
4 4 (11.76%) Java SE
4 4 (11.76%) Java EE
5 3 (8.82%) Classic ASP
5 3 (8.82%) HTML
6 2 (5.88%) Middleware
6 2 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (2.94%) JDBC
7 1 (2.94%) JSP
7 1 (2.94%) Servlets
7 1 (2.94%) Web Services
7 1 (2.94%) J2EE
7 1 (2.94%) JMS
7 1 (2.94%) Murex Flex
7 1 (2.94%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (17.65%) Data Integration
3 5 (14.71%) Derivative
4 2 (5.88%) Equities
4 2 (5.88%) Replication
5 1 (2.94%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) UNIX
2 5 (14.71%) Linux
3 4 (11.76%) Solaris
4 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.88%) SUSE
4 2 (5.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (11.76%) Integration Testing
2 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
2 4 (11.76%) Asset Management
2 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
3 3 (8.82%) Data Management
3 3 (8.82%) E-business
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Data Management
4 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
4 2 (5.88%) Investment Management
4 2 (5.88%) Workflow
4 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.88%) ETL
4 2 (5.88%) Project Management
4 2 (5.88%) OO
4 2 (5.88%) RAD
5 1 (2.94%) RUP
5 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) Java
2 7 (20.59%) VB
3 6 (17.65%) C#
4 5 (14.71%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.82%) VBScript
5 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
5 3 (8.82%) VB6
6 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.94%) Python
7 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) BC Cleared
1 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Oracle
2 5 (14.71%) Reuters
2 5 (14.71%) Bloomberg
2 5 (14.71%) Actuate
3 3 (8.82%) Sybase
4 2 (5.88%) RIMES
4 2 (5.88%) VMware
4 2 (5.88%) Intel
4 2 (5.88%) Charles River
4 2 (5.88%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.94%) IBM
5 1 (2.94%) Adobe
5 1 (2.94%) Murex
5 1 (2.94%) EMC
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