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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 46 38 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 11.70% 9.16% 6.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.59% 45.24% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 23 19
Average daily rate £395 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Average hourly rate £10.75 £21.38 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.70% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.60 £27.20
% change year-on-year
-14.32% +5.12%
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
133 84 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 33.84% 20.24% 21.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 53 50
Average daily rate £368 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £475 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 £20.06 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.17% -52.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 41 (49.40%) Finance
2 27 (32.53%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (27.71%) Java
4 19 (22.89%) Oracle
5 18 (21.69%) SQL Server
5 18 (21.69%) Spring
6 16 (19.28%) Hibernate
6 16 (19.28%) Scrum
7 15 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (16.87%) BusinessObjects
9 13 (15.66%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (15.66%) JavaScript
9 13 (15.66%) HTML
9 13 (15.66%) CSS
10 12 (14.46%) .NET
11 11 (13.25%) PL/SQL
11 11 (13.25%) Microsoft
12 10 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (10.84%) Oracle Database
13 9 (10.84%) ETL
13 9 (10.84%) Linux
14 8 (9.64%) C#
14 8 (9.64%) SAP
14 8 (9.64%) Informatica
14 8 (9.64%) Games
14 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (9.64%) Data Analysis
14 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (8.43%) SDLC
15 7 (8.43%) Migration

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (7.23%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (6.02%) CICS
3 3 (3.61%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.41%) Apache
4 2 (2.41%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.20%) CMS
5 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.20%) Lync
5 1 (1.20%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (4.82%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (3.61%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (3.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.20%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.69%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.87%) BusinessObjects
3 13 (15.66%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (10.84%) Oracle Database
5 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (8.43%) DB2
7 6 (7.23%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (6.02%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (3.61%) MySQL
11 2 (2.41%) Oracle OWB
12 1 (1.20%) Hadoop
12 1 (1.20%) MS Access
12 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (1.20%) QlikView
12 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
12 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (7.23%) JDeveloper
2 5 (6.02%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.61%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.41%) Ant
4 2 (2.41%) JBehave
4 2 (2.41%) Maven
4 2 (2.41%) Subversion
4 2 (2.41%) Toad
5 1 (1.20%) Selenium
5 1 (1.20%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (49.40%) Finance
2 8 (9.64%) Games
3 5 (6.02%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.82%) Marketing
4 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.61%) Electronics
6 2 (2.41%) Advertising
7 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (53.01%) Developer
2 18 (21.69%) Analyst
2 18 (21.69%) Java Developer
3 11 (13.25%) Data Analyst
3 11 (13.25%) SQL Developer
4 8 (9.64%) Business Data Analyst
4 8 (9.64%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 8 (9.64%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
4 8 (9.64%) Java Software Developer
5 5 (6.02%) .NET Developer
5 5 (6.02%) COBOL Developer
5 5 (6.02%) Database Developer
5 5 (6.02%) Software Developer
6 4 (4.82%) DBA
6 4 (4.82%) SQL Database Developer
6 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Developer
6 4 (4.82%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.61%) Administrator
7 3 (3.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (3.61%) OBIEE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.69%) Spring
2 16 (19.28%) Hibernate
3 13 (15.66%) CSS
3 13 (15.66%) HTML
4 12 (14.46%) .NET
5 6 (7.23%) ASP.NET
5 6 (7.23%) XSLT
6 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (3.61%) Classic ASP
7 3 (3.61%) Middleware
7 3 (3.61%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (3.61%) XML
8 2 (2.41%) Ajax
8 2 (2.41%) jQuery
8 2 (2.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 2 (2.41%) Oracle Streams
8 2 (2.41%) WPF
8 2 (2.41%) XHTML
9 1 (1.20%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.20%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.61%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.41%) NHS
5 1 (1.20%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.20%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.20%) iPad
5 1 (1.20%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.84%) Linux
2 3 (3.61%) Unix
3 2 (2.41%) Windows
3 2 (2.41%) zOS
4 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.20%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.53%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (19.28%) Scrum
3 15 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (10.84%) ETL
5 8 (9.64%) Data Analysis
6 7 (8.43%) Migration
6 7 (8.43%) MVC
6 7 (8.43%) SDLC
6 7 (8.43%) SOA
7 6 (7.23%) BPEL
7 6 (7.23%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (7.23%) Workflow
8 5 (6.02%) CRM
8 5 (6.02%) Data Migration
8 5 (6.02%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (4.82%) Data Modelling
9 4 (4.82%) Defect Management
9 4 (4.82%) ERP
9 4 (4.82%) Unit Testing
10 3 (3.61%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 23 (27.71%) Java
2 13 (15.66%) JavaScript
3 11 (13.25%) PL/SQL
4 8 (9.64%) C#
5 6 (7.23%) Shell Script
5 6 (7.23%) XQuery
6 5 (6.02%) COBOL
6 5 (6.02%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.61%) VBA
8 2 (2.41%) C++
9 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.02%) ISTQB
3 4 (4.82%) Degree
3 4 (4.82%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.61%) ISEB
5 2 (2.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.20%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.20%) HND
6 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.41%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.61%) Puppet
2 2 (2.41%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.20%) SCCM
3 1 (1.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (22.89%) Oracle
2 11 (13.25%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.64%) Informatica
3 8 (9.64%) SAP
4 5 (6.02%) Siebel
5 2 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.41%) VMware
6 1 (1.20%) Adobe
6 1 (1.20%) arcserve
6 1 (1.20%) Citrix
6 1 (1.20%) Civica
6 1 (1.20%) Dell
6 1 (1.20%) EMC
6 1 (1.20%) Percona
6 1 (1.20%) Tableau
6 1 (1.20%) Talend
Swindon, Wiltshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago