Period
to 22 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 13 8
Rank change year-on-year -4 -5 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 14 15 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 8.28% 10.34% 15.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.67% 23.44% 26.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 33
Cheltenham median daily rate £446 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.31% -1.52% -12.00%
10th Percentile £271 £280 £300
90th Percentile £475 £419 £431
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £381 £375
% change year-on-year +18.03% +1.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £18.69 £38.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -50.82% +52.00% -53.06%

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 75 64 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 44.38% 44.14% 57.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 80
Cheltenham median daily rate £421 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.33% +4.17% -9.89%
10th Percentile £275 £280 £287
90th Percentile £513 £438 £496
Gloucestershire median daily rate £446 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +7.53% +3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 14
Cheltenham median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -1.16%
10th Percentile £37.50 £41.85 £35.13
90th Percentile £49.38 £60.00 £43.75
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £40.00 £43.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -8.05% +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 22 October 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 22 October 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 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) PHP
3 5 (35.71%) C#
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 4 (28.57%) IIS
4 4 (28.57%) ERP
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) MVC
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) jQuery
5 3 (21.43%) Umbraco
5 3 (21.43%) XML
6 2 (14.29%) DevOps
6 2 (14.29%) SMS
6 2 (14.29%) CMS
6 2 (14.29%) CSS
6 2 (14.29%) SOAP
6 2 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (14.29%) MySQL
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle
6 2 (14.29%) REST
6 2 (14.29%) Drupal
6 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (7.14%) Marketing
7 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
7 1 (7.14%) Silverlight

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 4 (28.57%) IIS
2 3 (21.43%) Umbraco
3 2 (14.29%) CMS
3 2 (14.29%) Drupal
4 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Umbraco Developer
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) MySQL Developer
3 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 2 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) CRM Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 4 (28.57%) jQuery
4 3 (21.43%) XML
5 2 (14.29%) CSS
5 2 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (14.29%) REST
5 2 (14.29%) SOAP
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (7.14%) HTML5
6 1 (7.14%) Silverlight
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) ERP
2 4 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) Privileged Access Management
4 1 (7.14%) Prototyping
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) PHP
3 4 (28.57%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) CyberArk
3 1 (7.14%) Infor
3 1 (7.14%) Infragistics
3 1 (7.14%) Pega
3 1 (7.14%) Telerik