Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 7 12
Rank change year-on-year -11 +5 -8
Contract jobs citing SQL 7 30 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 4.73% 16.39% 11.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.86% 27.27% 25.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 23 15
Cheltenham median daily rate £338 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -6.25% -1.23%
10th Percentile £316 £311 £263
90th Percentile £349 £431 £630
Gloucestershire median daily rate £420 £375 £415
% change year-on-year +12.00% -9.64% +5.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - £72.50 -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £28.75 £20.00 £53.27
% change year-on-year +43.75% -62.45% +33.16%

SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 59 110 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 39.86% 60.11% 44.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 62 56
Cheltenham median daily rate £500 £370 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.14% -4.52% -13.89%
10th Percentile £339 £300 £259
90th Percentile £663 £492 £506
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 9
Cheltenham median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £41.55 £37.25 £41.00
90th Percentile £60.00 £48.50 £44.25
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £38.50 £30.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +28.33% -29.41% +6.25%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Cheltenham

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL in Cheltenham.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Cheltenham

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for SQL.

1 4 (57.14%) XQuery
1 4 (57.14%) XForms
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
1 4 (57.14%) XML
1 4 (57.14%) XSD
1 4 (57.14%) XSL
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
1 4 (57.14%) Workflow
1 4 (57.14%) Validation
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
1 4 (57.14%) Programme Management
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) XPath
1 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Reverse Engineering
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (57.14%) CA Agile Central
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Applications Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (28.57%) HTML Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) XForms
1 4 (57.14%) XML
1 4 (57.14%) XSD
1 4 (57.14%) XSL
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (14.29%) D3.js
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
1 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Programme Management
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Reverse Engineering
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
1 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Validation
1 4 (57.14%) Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) XPath
1 4 (57.14%) XQuery
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) CA Agile Central