The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucester with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 23 June 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 / Gloucester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 9 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 -6  
Contract jobs citing SQL 12 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 11.76% 10.78% 24.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.15% 25.58% 63.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 20
Median daily rate £425 £435 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.29% +16.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £490 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +3.44% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £29.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +23.07% +44.44%  

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Gloucester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 26 43 38
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 25.49% 42.16% 38.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 24 31
Median daily rate £425 £435 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.29% +12.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £339 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £29.75 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -31.60%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester citing SQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Gloucester

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Gloucester

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for SQL.

1 15 (51.72%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (48.28%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (44.83%) Finance
4 12 (41.38%) Oracle
5 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
6 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
6 9 (31.03%) PL/SQL
7 8 (27.59%) Banking
8 7 (24.14%) Teradata
8 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (20.69%) Dimensional Modelling
9 6 (20.69%) Unix
9 6 (20.69%) Windows
10 5 (17.24%) Data Mining
10 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
10 5 (17.24%) Data Analysis
10 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (17.24%) DV Cleared
10 5 (17.24%) SDLC
11 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
11 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
11 4 (13.79%) Validation
11 4 (13.79%) Problem Management
11 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
11 4 (13.79%) Degree
11 4 (13.79%) DHCP
11 4 (13.79%) DNS
11 4 (13.79%) CSS
11 4 (13.79%) .NET
11 4 (13.79%) HTML

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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 (10.34%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.90%) JBoss
2 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.90%) SAS
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) Live Communications Server
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.45%) Sitefinity
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) DHCP
1 4 (13.79%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
3 5 (17.24%) Data Mining
4 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (6.90%) MS Access
5 2 (6.90%) MySQL
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.45%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Retail
5 1 (3.45%) Military
5 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Teradata Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Teradata Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
1 4 (13.79%) CSS
1 4 (13.79%) HTML
1 4 (13.79%) Web Services
2 3 (10.34%) jQuery
2 3 (10.34%) JSON
2 3 (10.34%) SOAP
2 3 (10.34%) XML
3 2 (6.90%) Ajax
3 2 (6.90%) JMS
3 2 (6.90%) REST
3 2 (6.90%) Spring
3 2 (6.90%) Struts
4 1 (3.45%) .NET Core
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.45%) HTML5
4 1 (3.45%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.45%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Unix
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.45%) Solaris
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (20.69%) Dimensional Modelling
3 5 (17.24%) Data Analysis
3 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
3 5 (17.24%) SDLC
3 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (13.79%) Problem Management
4 4 (13.79%) Validation
5 3 (10.34%) Data Protection
5 3 (10.34%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (6.90%) Change Control
6 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.90%) Demand Management
6 2 (6.90%) ETL
6 2 (6.90%) Migration
6 2 (6.90%) Quality Management
6 2 (6.90%) SOA
6 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Web Development
7 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) PL/SQL
2 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.34%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.24%) DV Cleared
3 4 (13.79%) Degree
3 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
4 3 (10.34%) HNC
4 3 (10.34%) HND
5 1 (3.45%) ISEB
5 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) Basel II
1 3 (10.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (6.90%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) NetBackup
1 2 (6.90%) Netcool
1 2 (6.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) Unicenter
2 1 (3.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Oracle
2 7 (24.14%) Teradata
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) Citrix
4 2 (6.90%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) EMC
5 1 (3.45%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) McAfee
5 1 (3.45%) Meridio
5 1 (3.45%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (3.45%) Veritas
5 1 (3.45%) VMware
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