Period
to 15 June 2019

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 15 June 2019 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
15 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 16 7
Rank change year-on-year -5 -9 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 20 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 7.12% 8.50% 13.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.18% 18.06% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 12
Cheltenham median daily rate £405 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +50.00% -7.69%
10th Percentile £328 £311 £233
90th Percentile £525 £475 £434
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £440 £375
% change year-on-year -3.41% +17.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Cheltenham median hourly rate - £45.00 £45.00
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -3.53% -5.56% +51.26%

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 141 72 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 50.18% 47.06% 42.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 29 30
Cheltenham median daily rate £425 £413 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +20.00% +4.96%
10th Percentile £300 £305 £115
90th Percentile £525 £550 £438
Gloucestershire median daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +8.75% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 7 9
Cheltenham median hourly rate £46.25 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.78% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £37.50 £39.50 £40.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £56.25 £47.75
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £46.25 £42.25 £43.50
% change year-on-year +9.47% -2.87% +2.35%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 15 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 15 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for SQL.

1 9 (45.00%) .NET
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 7 (35.00%) DevOps
3 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) HP
4 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (20.00%) Psychology
5 4 (20.00%) Test Management
5 4 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 4 (20.00%) Terraform
5 4 (20.00%) Cloud Native
5 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (20.00%) Docker
5 4 (20.00%) Kubernetes
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (20.00%) OCP
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (20.00%) SAP Certification
5 4 (20.00%) HP UFT
5 4 (20.00%) LoadRunner
5 4 (20.00%) VB
5 4 (20.00%) SAP
5 4 (20.00%) MCP
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (15.00%) Boomi
2 3 (15.00%) GitHub
2 3 (15.00%) Office 365
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Flow
3 2 (10.00%) Power Platform
3 2 (10.00%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (20.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (15.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) AWS Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Integration Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Integration Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) CRM Manager
5 2 (10.00%) CRM Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) ERP Manager
5 2 (10.00%) ERP Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) .NET Core
3 3 (15.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (10.00%) CSS
4 2 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Cloud Native
2 2 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) DevOps
2 4 (20.00%) Defect Management
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
2 4 (20.00%) Psychology
2 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (20.00%) Test Management
3 3 (15.00%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
3 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (15.00%) CRM
3 3 (15.00%) ERP
3 3 (15.00%) ETL
3 3 (15.00%) MVC
3 3 (15.00%) Open Source
3 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) API Design
4 2 (10.00%) Document Management
4 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (20.00%) C
2 4 (20.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (20.00%) VB
3 3 (15.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) MCP
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (20.00%) OCP
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (20.00%) SAP Certification
3 3 (15.00%) APMP
3 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) Degree
4 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) XenApp
2 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) HP ALM
1 4 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (20.00%) Kubernetes
1 4 (20.00%) Terraform
2 3 (15.00%) Grafana
2 3 (15.00%) Kibana
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) HP
4 4 (20.00%) SAP
5 3 (15.00%) Dell
5 3 (15.00%) Informatica
5 3 (15.00%) MuleSoft
5 3 (15.00%) Talend
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) VMware