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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 39 45 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 9.90% 11.51% 8.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 52.94% 37.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 28 22
Average daily rate
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£413 £325 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -17.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £211 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £419 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £331 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 0
Average hourly rate £20.19 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +9.09%
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
78 85 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 19.80% 21.74% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 51 55
Average daily rate £361 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.15% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £240 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £405 £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 7
Average hourly rate £20.19 £33.75 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.19% +40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.03 £20.06 £12.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £40.50 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015, 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 42 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 30 (32.97%) Windows
3 27 (29.67%) Active Directory
3 27 (29.67%) Finance
4 19 (20.88%) Oracle
5 17 (18.68%) MS Excel
6 16 (17.58%) Windows XP
6 16 (17.58%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (17.58%) .NET
7 15 (16.48%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (15.38%) C#
8 14 (15.38%) VMware
9 13 (14.29%) Retail
9 13 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (14.29%) Windows 7
9 13 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 13 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 13 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 13 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 13 (14.29%) Migration
10 12 (13.19%) T-SQL
10 12 (13.19%) ASP.NET
10 12 (13.19%) Data Analysis
11 11 (12.09%) VMware Workstation
11 11 (12.09%) VBScript
11 11 (12.09%) VB
11 11 (12.09%) PL/SQL
11 11 (12.09%) McAfee
12 10 (10.99%) ITIL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 10 (10.99%) SharePoint
2 9 (9.89%) IBM Notes
3 8 (8.79%) SAS
4 7 (7.69%) MS Exchange
5 6 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.20%) IIS
7 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 17 (18.68%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.79%) MS Office
3 1 (1.10%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) SAN
2 4 (4.40%) Ethernet
3 3 (3.30%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.30%) Firewall
4 1 (1.10%) Wireless
4 1 (1.10%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.10%) Internet
4 1 (1.10%) VPN
4 1 (1.10%) VoIP
4 1 (1.10%) WAN
4 1 (1.10%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.48%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 10 (10.99%) Oracle Database
4 7 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.30%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.20%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.10%) MySQL
8 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.10%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.10%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (3.30%) ERwin
3 1 (1.10%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.10%) Toad
3 1 (1.10%) JUnit
General
1 27 (29.67%) Finance
2 13 (14.29%) Retail
3 10 (10.99%) Banking
4 5 (5.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (26.37%) Developer
2 17 (18.68%) Analyst
3 12 (13.19%) Support Engineer
3 12 (13.19%) 3rd Line Support
3 12 (13.19%) Data Analyst
4 9 (9.89%) Oracle Developer
5 8 (8.79%) .NET Developer
5 8 (8.79%) Architect
6 7 (7.69%) Business Analyst
7 6 (6.59%) DBA
7 6 (6.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Business Data Analyst
8 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 5 (5.49%) Senior DBA
8 5 (5.49%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.49%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.40%) Desktop Support
9 4 (4.40%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.58%) .NET
2 12 (13.19%) ASP.NET
3 9 (9.89%) HTML
4 8 (8.79%) CSS
5 7 (7.69%) Ajax
6 4 (4.40%) SOAP
7 3 (3.30%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.20%) Entity Framework
8 2 (2.20%) LINQ to SQL
8 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (2.20%) WCF
8 2 (2.20%) LINQ
8 2 (2.20%) jQuery
8 2 (2.20%) XML
8 2 (2.20%) MSMQ
8 2 (2.20%) JMS
9 1 (1.10%) XSLT
9 1 (1.10%) Web Services
9 1 (1.10%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.49%) Mobile Banking
2 5 (5.49%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.40%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.20%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.20%) Statistics
5 1 (1.10%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.10%) Replication
5 1 (1.10%) Economics
5 1 (1.10%) EPoS
5 1 (1.10%) EMV
5 1 (1.10%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (1.10%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 30 (32.97%) Windows
2 16 (17.58%) Windows XP
3 13 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 13 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (9.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (6.59%) UNIX
5 6 (6.59%) Linux
6 5 (5.49%) Solaris
6 5 (5.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.58%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 13 (14.29%) Migration
3 12 (13.19%) Data Analysis
4 10 (10.99%) ITIL
5 8 (8.79%) Data Modelling
5 8 (8.79%) Release Management
6 7 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (6.59%) ETL
8 5 (5.49%) Performance Improvement
8 5 (5.49%) Database Security
8 5 (5.49%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.40%) Business Analysis
9 4 (4.40%) SOA
9 4 (4.40%) MVC
10 3 (3.30%) CRM
10 3 (3.30%) OOD
10 3 (3.30%) Kimball Methodology
10 3 (3.30%) Dimensional Modelling
10 3 (3.30%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.38%) C#
2 13 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 12 (13.19%) T-SQL
4 11 (12.09%) VBScript
4 11 (12.09%) VB
4 11 (12.09%) PL/SQL
5 7 (7.69%) Java
6 6 (6.59%) C++
7 2 (2.20%) ABAP
7 2 (2.20%) VBA
8 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.10%) SAS Macro
8 1 (1.10%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (6.59%) SC Cleared
1 6 (6.59%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.20%) MCSE
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.10%) ACCA
3 1 (1.10%) CIMA
3 1 (1.10%) Degree
3 1 (1.10%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.10%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.10%) FATCA
1 1 (1.10%) COREP
1 1 (1.10%) FINREP
System Software
1 27 (29.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.09%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (7.69%) SCCM
3 3 (3.30%) SCOM
4 1 (1.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.10%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.10%) SCSM
4 1 (1.10%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (1.10%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 42 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 19 (20.88%) Oracle
3 14 (15.38%) VMware
4 11 (12.09%) McAfee
5 9 (9.89%) Lotus
6 6 (6.59%) Business Objects
7 4 (4.40%) Brocade
8 3 (3.30%) LANDesk
8 3 (3.30%) SAP
9 2 (2.20%) IBM
10 1 (1.10%) Veeam
10 1 (1.10%) Talend
10 1 (1.10%) MobileIron
10 1 (1.10%) Siebel
10 1 (1.10%) Cisco
10 1 (1.10%) Sun
10 1 (1.10%) HP
10 1 (1.10%) Avaya
10 1 (1.10%) Hyperion
10 1 (1.10%) Symantec