Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 7 7
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 14 19 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 9.93% 13.48% 13.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.90% 29.69% 27.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 18
Cheltenham median daily rate £450 £306 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.94% -5.77% -20.25%
10th Percentile £315 £235 £300
90th Percentile £475 £404 £466
Gloucestershire median daily rate £441 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +17.67% - -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year - +36.36% -22.35%

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 67 64 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 47.52% 45.39% 48.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 31 46
Cheltenham median daily rate £394 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.15% - -21.21%
10th Percentile £304 £115 £269
90th Percentile £515 £406 £500
Gloucestershire median daily rate £413 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +6.45% -3.13% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 10
Cheltenham median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £39.38 £42.25 £32.00
90th Percentile £56.25 £47.50 £56.88
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £44.50 £43.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year +2.30% +1.16% +1.18%

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 19 July 2018.

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 19 July 2018, 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 11 (78.57%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
4 5 (35.71%) IIS
4 5 (35.71%) MVC
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) Umbraco
5 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
7 2 (14.29%) Selenium
7 2 (14.29%) WPF
7 2 (14.29%) Use Case
7 2 (14.29%) NUnit
7 2 (14.29%) Change Management
7 2 (14.29%) Entity Framework
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (14.29%) MSTest
7 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
7 2 (14.29%) Time Management
7 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
7 2 (14.29%) XML
7 2 (14.29%) Windows

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 5 (35.71%) IIS
2 4 (28.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (14.29%) MSTest
2 2 (14.29%) NUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Selenium
2 2 (14.29%) SpecFlow
2 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Umbraco Developer
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business IT Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) IT Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) CRM Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (14.29%) Entity Framework
4 2 (14.29%) WPF
4 2 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) HTML
5 1 (7.14%) HTML5
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
5 1 (7.14%) Silverlight
5 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) MVC
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) Privileged Access Management
4 2 (14.29%) SDLC
4 2 (14.29%) Time Management
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Use Case
4 2 (14.29%) User Stories
5 1 (7.14%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Data Management
5 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) Prototyping
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) CyberArk
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Infragistics
3 1 (7.14%) Telerik