Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stirling 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 22 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 > Stirling
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 - 11
Rank change year-on-year - +11 -8
Contract jobs citing SQL 8 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling 15.38% - 11.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 57.14% - 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 5
Stirling median daily rate £263 - £450
10th Percentile £111 - £388
90th Percentile £488 - £498
Scotland median daily rate £380 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +11.76% -2.86% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stirling 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 Stirling with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Stirling
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 14 26 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling 26.92% 34.67% 45.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 12
Stirling median daily rate £325 £331 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.66% -24.02% +4.82%
10th Percentile £115 £302 £363
90th Percentile £488 £344 £510
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stirling median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -40.00% +6.67% +7.14%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Stirling

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Stirling

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Stirling

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Stirling over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Stirling

For the 6 months to 22 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 Stirling region with a requirement for SQL.

1 5 (62.50%) Scrum
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) QlikView
2 4 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 4 (50.00%) Informatica
2 4 (50.00%) ETL
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (37.50%) Toad
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
3 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Selenium
3 3 (37.50%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Predictive Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) R
4 2 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Data Transformation
4 2 (25.00%) Dashboard Development

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stirling 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 2 (25.00%) SAS
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (25.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (12.50%) Sonata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) QlikView
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) Qlik Sense
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (12.50%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
1 3 (37.50%) Toad
2 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Programmer
1 2 (25.00%) QlikView Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Programmer
1 2 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Informatica Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 4 (50.00%) ETL
2 4 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Data Transformation
4 2 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (25.00%) Predictive Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Python
1 2 (25.00%) R
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Informatica
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Sun