The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 15 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 Swindon 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
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 65 41 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 14.64% 14.96% 17.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.67% 61.19% 56.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 28 46
Average daily rate £355 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £25.76
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.77%
Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
156 67 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 35.14% 24.45% 31.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 43 78
Average daily rate £338 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 4
Average hourly rate £34.00 £24.96 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.21% -41.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.13 £12.42 £38.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £37.50 £125.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.20 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.42% +2.94%
SQL
Wiltshire

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 15 April 2014.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 35 (40.70%) Oracle
2 32 (37.21%) Finance
3 24 (27.91%) PL/SQL
3 24 (27.91%) CSS
3 24 (27.91%) XML
4 23 (26.74%) Java
4 23 (26.74%) Spring
4 23 (26.74%) Oracle Database
5 18 (20.93%) SQL Server
6 17 (19.77%) UNIX
7 15 (17.44%) Migration
7 15 (17.44%) WebLogic
7 15 (17.44%) HTML
7 15 (17.44%) .NET
7 15 (17.44%) J2EE
7 15 (17.44%) Linux
8 14 (16.28%) Ant
8 14 (16.28%) JUnit
8 14 (16.28%) Maven
9 13 (15.12%) jQuery
9 13 (15.12%) CSS3
9 13 (15.12%) JavaScript
9 13 (15.12%) XML Schema
9 13 (15.12%) Eclipse
9 13 (15.12%) Configuration Management
9 13 (15.12%) Jenkins
10 12 (13.95%) ETL
10 12 (13.95%) JAX-WS
10 12 (13.95%) JSF
10 12 (13.95%) Subversion

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 15 (17.44%) WebLogic
2 9 (10.47%) Apache
2 9 (10.47%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.65%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (4.65%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.16%) Confluence
5 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.16%) IIS
5 1 (1.16%) SAS
5 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.16%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.33%) MS Office
2 2 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.33%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.16%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.16%) SAP SCM
3 1 (1.16%) SAP APO
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.16%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.14%) LDAP
2 4 (4.65%) LAN
2 4 (4.65%) WAN
3 1 (1.16%) ATM
3 1 (1.16%) SSL
3 1 (1.16%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (26.74%) Oracle Database
2 18 (20.93%) SQL Server
3 11 (12.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (12.79%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (9.30%) MySQL
6 6 (6.98%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (6.98%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (5.81%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (5.81%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (5.81%) MS Access
8 4 (4.65%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (4.65%) DB2
8 4 (4.65%) BusinessObjects XI
8 4 (4.65%) QlikView
9 2 (2.33%) Oracle OWB
9 2 (2.33%) OLAP
9 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (2.33%) BODI
Development Applications
1 14 (16.28%) Ant
1 14 (16.28%) JUnit
1 14 (16.28%) Maven
2 13 (15.12%) Eclipse
2 13 (15.12%) Jenkins
3 12 (13.95%) Subversion
4 5 (5.81%) Selenium
4 5 (5.81%) FitNesse
4 5 (5.81%) WebDriver
5 4 (4.65%) JDeveloper
5 4 (4.65%) Mockito
6 3 (3.49%) JIRA
6 3 (3.49%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.33%) JMeter
7 2 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (2.33%) LoadRunner
7 2 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (2.33%) LSMW
7 2 (2.33%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (37.21%) Finance
2 5 (5.81%) Banking
3 1 (1.16%) Marketing
3 1 (1.16%) Retail
3 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 35 (40.70%) Developer
2 17 (19.77%) Analyst
3 12 (13.95%) Java Developer
4 9 (10.47%) Consultant
5 7 (8.14%) Architect
6 5 (5.81%) Report Developer
6 5 (5.81%) Tester
6 5 (5.81%) Support Consultant
7 4 (4.65%) Web Developer
7 4 (4.65%) DBA
7 4 (4.65%) Test Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) Wintel Support
7 4 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) .NET Developer
7 4 (4.65%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (4.65%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (4.65%) UI Developer
7 4 (4.65%) Wintel Consultant
8 3 (3.49%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (27.91%) CSS
1 24 (27.91%) XML
2 23 (26.74%) Spring
3 15 (17.44%) HTML
3 15 (17.44%) .NET
3 15 (17.44%) J2EE
4 13 (15.12%) jQuery
4 13 (15.12%) CSS3
4 13 (15.12%) XML Schema
5 12 (13.95%) JAX-WS
5 12 (13.95%) JSF
6 9 (10.47%) Hibernate
7 8 (9.30%) ASP.NET
8 7 (8.14%) Web Services
9 5 (5.81%) XSLT
10 4 (4.65%) WebCenter
10 4 (4.65%) MDX
11 3 (3.49%) PowerMock
11 3 (3.49%) WCF
11 3 (3.49%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.49%) Open Source
2 2 (2.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (2.33%) NHS
2 2 (2.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.16%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.16%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.16%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.16%) Replication
3 1 (1.16%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.77%) UNIX
2 15 (17.44%) Linux
3 3 (3.49%) Windows
4 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.44%) Migration
2 13 (15.12%) Configuration Management
3 12 (13.95%) ETL
4 9 (10.47%) Software Engineering
4 9 (10.47%) OO
4 9 (10.47%) OOD
5 8 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (8.14%) CRM
6 7 (8.14%) SOA
6 7 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (6.98%) Data Migration
8 5 (5.81%) Data Modelling
9 4 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (4.65%) ERP
9 4 (4.65%) Workflow
9 4 (4.65%) BPEL
9 4 (4.65%) Low Latency
10 3 (3.49%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (3.49%) Data Analysis
10 3 (3.49%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (27.91%) PL/SQL
2 23 (26.74%) Java
3 13 (15.12%) JavaScript
4 10 (11.63%) C#
4 10 (11.63%) VBA
5 9 (10.47%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.81%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 4 (4.65%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.65%) XQuery
8 3 (3.49%) VB
9 2 (2.33%) Python
9 2 (2.33%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.33%) VBScript
9 2 (2.33%) C++
9 2 (2.33%) PHP
9 2 (2.33%) VB6
9 2 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.49%) Degree
2 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.16%) OCP
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.16%) ISEB
3 1 (1.16%) ACCA
3 1 (1.16%) MBA
3 1 (1.16%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.49%) FINREP
2 3 (3.49%) Basel III
3 2 (2.33%) ISO 9002
3 2 (2.33%) CRD IV
3 2 (2.33%) COREP
4 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (3.49%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.16%) Control-M
Vendors
1 35 (40.70%) Oracle
2 7 (8.14%) Business Objects
3 6 (6.98%) SAP
4 5 (5.81%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.33%) HP
5 2 (2.33%) Citrix
5 2 (2.33%) IBM
5 2 (2.33%) Capita
6 1 (1.16%) Qualys
6 1 (1.16%) Actuate
6 1 (1.16%) Murex
6 1 (1.16%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.16%) McAfee
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