Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 6 6
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 15 40 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 10.34% 16.95% 15.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.73% 28.57% 34.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 30 31
Cheltenham median daily rate £363 £378 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.97% +0.67% -6.83%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £263
90th Percentile £422 £431 £461
Gloucestershire median daily rate £388 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +3.33% -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - £20.00 -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £53.27
% change year-on-year +52.00% -53.06% +9.82%

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 66 140 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 45.52% 59.32% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 73 80
Cheltenham median daily rate £388 £360 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.64% -9.77% -1.48%
10th Percentile £313 £283 £263
90th Percentile £663 £491 £481
Gloucestershire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 3
Cheltenham median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% +8.75%
10th Percentile £41.70 £29.50 £41.55
90th Percentile £60.00 £45.10 £44.25
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.67% -11.76% +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 18 November 2017, 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 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (40.00%) Workflow
1 6 (40.00%) Validation
2 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (33.33%) Scrum
2 5 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) XQuery
2 5 (33.33%) XForms
2 5 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (33.33%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) XML
2 5 (33.33%) XSD
2 5 (33.33%) XSL
2 5 (33.33%) XPath
2 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 5 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (33.33%) CA Agile Central
2 5 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) C++
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) ETL

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 1 (6.67%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 4 (26.67%) C# Developer
4 3 (20.00%) C++ Developer
4 3 (20.00%) C++/C# Developer
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (13.33%) HTML Developer
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Data Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (6.67%) JDE Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) JDE Functional Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) XForms
1 5 (33.33%) XML
1 5 (33.33%) XSD
1 5 (33.33%) XSL
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (6.67%) D3.js
3 1 (6.67%) EDI
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) WinForms
3 1 (6.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (40.00%) Validation
1 6 (40.00%) Workflow
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 5 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) Scrum
2 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (13.33%) ETL
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C#
1 5 (33.33%) XPath
1 5 (33.33%) XQuery
2 3 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (6.67%) JD Edwards
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle