The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 25 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)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 8 5
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3  
Contract jobs citing SQL 39 69 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 12.11% 14.59% 18.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.62% 28.99% 35.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 52 64
Median daily rate £338 £350 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £282 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £473 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +3.44% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £51.25 £29.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.26% -  
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 116 238 237
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 36.02% 50.32% 52.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 119 145
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £525 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 14
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £25.00 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Gloucestershire

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Gloucestershire

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Gloucestershire

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -2 11 £425 -2.29% 7
Cirencester 0 8 £300 -25.00% 3
Cheltenham -2 8 £325 - 3
Tewkesbury - 2 £310 -
SQL
South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 36 (43.90%) Finance
2 30 (36.59%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (28.05%) Windows
4 22 (26.83%) SQL Server
5 19 (23.17%) Oracle
5 19 (23.17%) Security Cleared
6 18 (21.95%) MVC
6 18 (21.95%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (19.51%) C#
7 16 (19.51%) JSON
8 15 (18.29%) PL/SQL
8 15 (18.29%) HTML
8 15 (18.29%) Java
8 15 (18.29%) XML
9 13 (15.85%) CSS
9 13 (15.85%) JavaScript
9 13 (15.85%) .NET
9 13 (15.85%) JIRA
9 13 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (14.63%) Spring
10 12 (14.63%) SC Cleared
10 12 (14.63%) Test Automation
10 12 (14.63%) Electronics
11 11 (13.41%) Integration Testing
11 11 (13.41%) Marketing
11 11 (13.41%) AngularJS
12 10 (12.20%) Spring MVC
12 10 (12.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 10 (12.20%) Banking

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 7 (8.54%) Mule
1 7 (8.54%) Mule ESB
2 6 (7.32%) CMS
3 5 (6.10%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.88%) Apache
4 4 (4.88%) Confluence
4 4 (4.88%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.66%) Apache Qpid
5 3 (3.66%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.66%) SAS
5 3 (3.66%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (3.66%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.66%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.44%) IIS
6 2 (2.44%) JBoss
6 2 (2.44%) Live Communications Server
6 2 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (12.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (4.88%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.98%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.32%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (7.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) Internet
2 5 (6.10%) DHCP
2 5 (6.10%) DNS
3 3 (3.66%) AMQP
3 3 (3.66%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.66%) VoIP
3 3 (3.66%) Wireshark
4 2 (2.44%) SAN
5 1 (1.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 18 (21.95%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (8.54%) Data Mining
4 6 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (6.10%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.88%) MySQL
6 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.66%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.66%) MS Access
7 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.44%) Big Data
8 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (2.44%) dBASE
8 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.44%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (2.44%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 13 (15.85%) JIRA
2 8 (9.76%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.66%) Bitbucket
3 3 (3.66%) CMake
3 3 (3.66%) GoogleTest
3 3 (3.66%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.66%) Maven
3 3 (3.66%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.22%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.22%) Selenium
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.22%) Valgrind
5 1 (1.22%) VersionOne
General
1 36 (43.90%) Finance
2 12 (14.63%) Electronics
3 11 (13.41%) Marketing
4 10 (12.20%) Banking
4 10 (12.20%) Manufacturing
4 10 (12.20%) Telecoms
5 5 (6.10%) Retail
6 4 (4.88%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.44%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.22%) Advertising
8 1 (1.22%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.22%) Military
8 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 43 (52.44%) Developer
2 19 (23.17%) Analyst
3 12 (14.63%) Java Developer
4 11 (13.41%) .NET Developer
5 10 (12.20%) Test Analyst
6 7 (8.54%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (7.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (7.32%) Oracle Developer
8 5 (6.10%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Applications Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.88%) SQL Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Tester
10 3 (3.66%) Analyst Developer
10 3 (3.66%) Oracle Applications Developer
10 3 (3.66%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.51%) JSON
2 15 (18.29%) HTML
2 15 (18.29%) XML
3 13 (15.85%) .NET
3 13 (15.85%) CSS
4 12 (14.63%) Spring
5 11 (13.41%) AngularJS
6 10 (12.20%) Hibernate
6 10 (12.20%) JPA
6 10 (12.20%) Spring MVC
7 9 (10.98%) jQuery
8 7 (8.54%) Apache Camel
8 7 (8.54%) Backbone.js
8 7 (8.54%) Ember.js
8 7 (8.54%) KnockoutJS
8 7 (8.54%) Spring Integration
8 7 (8.54%) WCF
9 6 (7.32%) ASP.NET
9 6 (7.32%) HTML5
9 6 (7.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.66%) Clustering
3 3 (3.66%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.44%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.44%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.44%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.22%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.22%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.22%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.22%) Social Media
5 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (28.05%) Windows
2 9 (10.98%) Unix
3 8 (9.76%) Windows Server
4 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (7.32%) Android
5 6 (7.32%) Apple iOS
6 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.88%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.66%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.44%) Solaris
9 2 (2.44%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (36.59%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (21.95%) MVC
3 12 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (14.63%) Test Automation
4 11 (13.41%) Integration Testing
5 10 (12.20%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (12.20%) Programme Management
6 8 (9.76%) Data Modelling
6 8 (9.76%) Dimensional Modelling
6 8 (9.76%) SDLC
6 8 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (8.54%) Content Management
7 7 (8.54%) Data Analysis
7 7 (8.54%) E-Commerce
8 6 (7.32%) ETL
8 6 (7.32%) Issue Tracking
8 6 (7.32%) Manual Testing
8 6 (7.32%) Migration
8 6 (7.32%) Problem Management
9 5 (6.10%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.51%) C#
2 15 (18.29%) Java
2 15 (18.29%) PL/SQL
3 13 (15.85%) JavaScript
4 10 (12.20%) T-SQL
5 6 (7.32%) Python
6 3 (3.66%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.66%) Perl
6 3 (3.66%) Ruby
7 2 (2.44%) C++
8 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.22%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (23.17%) Security Cleared
2 12 (14.63%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.76%) Degree
4 7 (8.54%) DV Cleared
5 5 (6.10%) HNC
5 5 (6.10%) HND
6 1 (1.22%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.22%) ISEB
6 1 (1.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) QA
2 3 (3.66%) Basel II
2 3 (3.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.44%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.22%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (8.54%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.88%) Docker
3 3 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) NetBackup
1 3 (3.66%) Netcool
1 3 (3.66%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (2.44%) Unicenter
2 2 (2.44%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 19 (23.17%) Oracle
2 10 (12.20%) SAP
3 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.76%) Teradata
4 4 (4.88%) IBM
4 4 (4.88%) VMware
5 3 (3.66%) Citrix
5 3 (3.66%) Google
5 3 (3.66%) HP
5 3 (3.66%) IBM Sterling
5 3 (3.66%) McAfee
6 2 (2.44%) EMC
6 2 (2.44%) Meridio
6 2 (2.44%) Twitter
6 2 (2.44%) Veritas
7 1 (1.22%) Apple
7 1 (1.22%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (1.22%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.22%) RedGate
7 1 (1.22%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
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CPS Group UK
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
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