The table below looks at the statistics 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 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 17 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL 29 38 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 6.64% 11.95% 11.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.58% 41.76% 49.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 24 24
Average daily rate
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£329 £420 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.78% +23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £305 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.06 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.13% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.88 £23.48 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+10.20% -8.74%
SQL
Wiltshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
89 91 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 20.37% 28.62% 24.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 54 52
Average daily rate £350 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £277 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £458 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 2
Average hourly rate £20.06 £30.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.13% +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 September 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 September 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 27 (32.14%) .NET
2 26 (30.95%) Finance
3 22 (26.19%) JavaScript
3 22 (26.19%) CSS
4 19 (22.62%) T-SQL
5 18 (21.43%) HTML
6 17 (20.24%) C#
7 15 (17.86%) XML
7 15 (17.86%) jQuery
8 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 14 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 14 (16.67%) UNIX
8 14 (16.67%) Windows
8 14 (16.67%) Linux
9 13 (15.48%) Active Directory
10 12 (14.29%) CSS3
11 11 (13.10%) Ajax
11 11 (13.10%) MVC
11 11 (13.10%) ASP.NET
11 11 (13.10%) VBScript
12 10 (11.90%) Java
12 10 (11.90%) VB.NET
12 10 (11.90%) Oracle
12 10 (11.90%) Spring
12 10 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (10.71%) .NET Framework
14 8 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (9.52%) SLA
14 8 (9.52%) ColdFusion
14 8 (9.52%) Eclipse

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 8 (9.52%) ColdFusion
2 7 (8.33%) Railo
3 4 (4.76%) Apache
3 4 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.57%) SAS
4 3 (3.57%) CMS
5 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.19%) IIS
6 1 (1.19%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.19%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) LDAP
2 3 (3.57%) LAN
3 2 (2.38%) DHCP
3 2 (2.38%) HTTP
3 2 (2.38%) Broadband
3 2 (2.38%) DNS
3 2 (2.38%) Firewall
3 2 (2.38%) IPsec
4 1 (1.19%) 3G
4 1 (1.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (7.14%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.76%) MySQL
7 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.19%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (1.19%) Base SAS
9 1 (1.19%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (1.19%) QlikView
9 1 (1.19%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.19%) Data Mart
9 1 (1.19%) MS Access
9 1 (1.19%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (9.52%) Eclipse
1 8 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 7 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (8.33%) Maven
2 7 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.14%) Subversion
3 6 (7.14%) Ant
4 5 (5.95%) JUnit
5 4 (4.76%) Visual Studio
5 4 (4.76%) Selenium
5 4 (4.76%) WebDriver
6 3 (3.57%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.19%) Mockito
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 26 (30.95%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Banking
2 5 (5.95%) Marketing
3 3 (3.57%) Retail
3 3 (3.57%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.38%) Back Office
5 1 (1.19%) Electronics
5 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (44.05%) Developer
2 14 (16.67%) Analyst
3 12 (14.29%) Consultant
4 9 (10.71%) Test Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) Web Developer
5 8 (9.52%) .NET Developer
6 7 (8.33%) Support Consultant
7 6 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Wintel Support
7 6 (7.14%) MI Analyst
7 6 (7.14%) Wintel Consultant
8 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Test Analyst
9 4 (4.76%) Business Analyst
10 3 (3.57%) Test Manager
10 3 (3.57%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (3.57%) SQL Developer
10 3 (3.57%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (32.14%) .NET
2 22 (26.19%) CSS
3 18 (21.43%) HTML
4 15 (17.86%) XML
4 15 (17.86%) jQuery
5 12 (14.29%) CSS3
6 11 (13.10%) Ajax
6 11 (13.10%) ASP.NET
7 10 (11.90%) Spring
8 9 (10.71%) .NET Framework
9 8 (9.52%) HTML5
10 7 (8.33%) ColdBox
11 6 (7.14%) JAX-WS
11 6 (7.14%) JSF
11 6 (7.14%) J2EE
12 5 (5.95%) XHTML
12 5 (5.95%) XML Schema
13 4 (4.76%) Hibernate
13 4 (4.76%) Web Services
14 1 (1.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.19%) NHS
3 1 (1.19%) DTV
3 1 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.19%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.67%) UNIX
1 14 (16.67%) Windows
1 14 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (3.57%) Windows XP
2 3 (3.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.38%) Windows NT
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.10%) MVC
2 8 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 5 (5.95%) ETL
4 5 (5.95%) Configuration Management
4 5 (5.95%) Migration
5 4 (4.76%) Scrum
5 4 (4.76%) OO
5 4 (4.76%) Data Modelling
5 4 (4.76%) OOD
6 3 (3.57%) CRM
6 3 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (3.57%) TDD
6 3 (3.57%) Content Management
6 3 (3.57%) Software Engineering
6 3 (3.57%) Functional Testing
6 3 (3.57%) Integration Testing
7 2 (2.38%) Coaching
7 2 (2.38%) Test Strategy
7 2 (2.38%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.19%) JavaScript
2 19 (22.62%) T-SQL
3 17 (20.24%) C#
4 11 (13.10%) VBScript
5 10 (11.90%) VB.NET
5 10 (11.90%) Java
6 7 (8.33%) VB
6 7 (8.33%) CFML
7 6 (7.14%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.38%) VBA
8 2 (2.38%) Perl
9 1 (1.19%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (5.95%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.38%) Degree
3 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.52%) SLA
2 7 (8.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.57%) QA
4 1 (1.19%) Basel III
4 1 (1.19%) FINREP
System Software
1 13 (15.48%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.90%) Oracle
3 4 (4.76%) McAfee
4 3 (3.57%) VMware
4 3 (3.57%) Computacenter
5 2 (2.38%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.38%) SAP
6 1 (1.19%) JBoss
6 1 (1.19%) Murex
6 1 (1.19%) Actuate
6 1 (1.19%) Lotus
6 1 (1.19%) Unica
6 1 (1.19%) Qualys
6 1 (1.19%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.19%) Jaspersoft
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