Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dundee 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 20 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)
Scotland > Dundee
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 13 2
Rank change year-on-year +8 -11 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL 4 4 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 11.11% 8.89% 30.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.77% 13.79% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 7
Dundee median daily rate £400 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +11.54% -
10th Percentile £328 £281 £284
90th Percentile £505 £409 £418
Scotland median daily rate £380 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +11.76% -2.86% -1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dundee median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -40.00% - +128.57%

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 Dundee with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Dundee
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 13 29 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 36.11% 64.44% 52.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 21 16
Dundee median daily rate £288 £260 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.58% -16.80% +2.88%
10th Percentile £194 £213 £231
90th Percentile £478 £375 £419
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Dundee median hourly rate £41.50 - £30.50
10th Percentile £33.95 - £29.25
90th Percentile £43.25 - £31.75
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -32.50% +6.67% +7.14%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Dundee

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Dundee

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Dundee

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Dundee over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Dundee

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Dundee

For the 6 months to 20 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 Dundee region with a requirement for SQL.

1 3 (75.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Data Lineage
3 1 (25.00%) Master's Degree
3 1 (25.00%) ETL Development
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) HND
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dundee 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Data Lineage
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) ETL Development
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) HND
1 1 (25.00%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) VMware