Period
to 21 February 2018

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 6 months to 21 February 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)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 11 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 68 105 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 11.09% 13.08% 15.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.77% 24.88% 31.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 81 102
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £375 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -9.64% +3.75%
10th Percentile £265 £278 £226
90th Percentile £475 £475 £525
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.78% - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £42.63
% change year-on-year -7.89% -10.85% +49.56%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 221 422 473
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 36.05% 52.55% 49.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 263 228
Gloucestershire median daily rate £434 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.44% - -
10th Percentile £300 £276 £250
90th Percentile £563 £563 £550
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 48 36
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £34.25 £32.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.03% -24.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22.88 £25.00 £26.25
90th Percentile £50.73 £47.50 £46.10
South West median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £41.80
% change year-on-year -2.50% -4.31% +17.75%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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 6 months to 21 February 2018.

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 6 months to 21 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +8 37 £425 +6.25% 11
Cheltenham -14 3 £450 +28.57% 12
Cirencester -1 2 £425 +32.81% 9
Tewkesbury +1 1 - -
SQL
South West

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 29 (42.65%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (39.71%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (36.76%) Oracle
4 23 (33.82%) Finance
5 22 (32.35%) PL/SQL
6 17 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 17 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 12 (17.65%) HTML
7 12 (17.65%) CSS
7 12 (17.65%) ETL
7 12 (17.65%) BusinessObjects
8 11 (16.18%) IBM
8 11 (16.18%) Migration
9 10 (14.71%) Unix
9 10 (14.71%) Windows
9 10 (14.71%) .NET
9 10 (14.71%) Banking
9 10 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (13.24%) Teradata
10 9 (13.24%) JIRA
10 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
10 9 (13.24%) Linux
10 9 (13.24%) Scrum
11 8 (11.76%) Java
11 8 (11.76%) Windows Server
12 7 (10.29%) Relational Database
12 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (10.29%) Web Development
12 7 (10.29%) Data Analysis

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 5 (7.35%) Confluence
1 5 (7.35%) IIS
2 3 (4.41%) SAS
2 3 (4.41%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.94%) Apache
3 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.94%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.47%) CMS
4 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.47%) Live Communications Server
4 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.47%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) SAP Business One
1 2 (2.94%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.47%) IaaS
2 1 (1.47%) npm
2 1 (1.47%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) DNS
2 3 (4.41%) DHCP
2 3 (4.41%) Internet
3 2 (2.94%) HTTP
3 2 (2.94%) Intranet
3 2 (2.94%) SAN
3 2 (2.94%) Skype
3 2 (2.94%) VoIP
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.47%) DMZ
4 1 (1.47%) Firewall
4 1 (1.47%) LAN
4 1 (1.47%) SSL
4 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (39.71%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (17.65%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (10.29%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (10.29%) Relational Database
6 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (7.35%) IBM InfoSphere
8 4 (5.88%) DB2
9 3 (4.41%) DataStage
9 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database
9 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (4.41%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (2.94%) Big Data
10 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
10 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (2.94%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (2.94%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 9 (13.24%) JIRA
2 6 (8.82%) Visual Studio
3 5 (7.35%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.41%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.41%) JUnit
4 3 (4.41%) Selenium
4 3 (4.41%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.94%) Ant
5 2 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.94%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.94%) HP UFT
5 2 (2.94%) JMeter
5 2 (2.94%) Maven
6 1 (1.47%) EasyMock
6 1 (1.47%) ERwin
6 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.47%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.47%) Toad
General
1 23 (33.82%) Finance
2 10 (14.71%) Banking
3 5 (7.35%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.94%) Advertising
4 2 (2.94%) Retail
5 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
5 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (38.24%) Developer
2 18 (26.47%) Analyst
3 9 (13.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 8 (11.76%) Oracle Developer
5 7 (10.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) SQL Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Consultant
6 5 (7.35%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Data Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (4.41%) Business Developer
8 3 (4.41%) DBA
8 3 (4.41%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Oracle BI Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Programmer
8 3 (4.41%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
8 3 (4.41%) SQL DBA
9 2 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) HTML CSS Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.65%) CSS
1 12 (17.65%) HTML
2 10 (14.71%) .NET
3 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET
4 5 (7.35%) jQuery
5 4 (5.88%) HTML5
5 4 (5.88%) Spring
6 3 (4.41%) SOAP
6 3 (4.41%) Spring Boot
6 3 (4.41%) XML
7 2 (2.94%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.94%) Backbone.js
7 2 (2.94%) CSS3
7 2 (2.94%) Gherkin
7 2 (2.94%) Play Framework
7 2 (2.94%) React
7 2 (2.94%) REST
7 2 (2.94%) Spring Cloud
7 2 (2.94%) Web Services
8 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.41%) User Experience
4 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.94%) Replication
5 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.47%) NHS
5 1 (1.47%) PKI
5 1 (1.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.71%) Unix
1 10 (14.71%) Windows
2 9 (13.24%) Linux
3 8 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.94%) AIX
5 2 (2.94%) Solaris
6 1 (1.47%) Android
6 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.65%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (17.65%) ETL
4 11 (16.18%) Migration
5 9 (13.24%) Scrum
6 7 (10.29%) Data Analysis
6 7 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (10.29%) Web Development
7 5 (7.35%) Kanban
7 5 (7.35%) SDLC
7 5 (7.35%) TDD
7 5 (7.35%) Unit Testing
7 5 (7.35%) Validation
8 4 (5.88%) Change Management
8 4 (5.88%) Data Governance
8 4 (5.88%) Data Lineage
8 4 (5.88%) Data Modelling
8 4 (5.88%) Data Security
8 4 (5.88%) Test Planning
8 4 (5.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.35%) PL/SQL
2 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 8 (11.76%) Java
4 7 (10.29%) C#
5 6 (8.82%) Shell Script
6 5 (7.35%) Python
7 3 (4.41%) C
7 3 (4.41%) C++
7 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.94%) Groovy
8 2 (2.94%) Ruby
8 2 (2.94%) Scala
8 2 (2.94%) VBA
8 2 (2.94%) VBScript
9 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.47%) Jython
9 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) Degree
4 2 (2.94%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) CCNA
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.47%) HNC
5 1 (1.47%) HND
5 1 (1.47%) MCSA
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (10.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.47%) Docker
3 1 (1.47%) HDFS
3 1 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (1.47%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.47%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (1.47%) SCCM
2 1 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (36.76%) Oracle
2 11 (16.18%) IBM
3 9 (13.24%) Teradata
4 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
5 6 (8.82%) SAP
6 3 (4.41%) HP
6 3 (4.41%) Tableau
7 2 (2.94%) CA
7 2 (2.94%) Cognos
7 2 (2.94%) Netezza
7 2 (2.94%) VMware
8 1 (1.47%) Cisco
8 1 (1.47%) CyberArk
8 1 (1.47%) CyberSource
8 1 (1.47%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.47%) Google
8 1 (1.47%) Jitterbit
8 1 (1.47%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.47%) Sage
8 1 (1.47%) Splunk