Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 24 May 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)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 13 6
Rank change year-on-year +5 -7 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL 65 65 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 11.48% 9.72% 13.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.09% 26.75% 43.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 44 90
Swindon median daily rate £430 £423 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.78% +12.67% -
10th Percentile £310 £303 £248
90th Percentile £538 £516 £503
Wiltshire median daily rate £408 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.88% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Swindon median hourly rate - - £38.50
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £39.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year +14.65% +42.73% +36.24%

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 Swindon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 216 243 225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 38.16% 36.32% 32.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 156 178
Swindon median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £307 £294 £263
90th Percentile £625 £525 £438
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £369
% change year-on-year +6.25% +8.47% -1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 8
Swindon median hourly rate - £52.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +187.67% -9.59%
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% +85.78%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Swindon

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Swindon

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Swindon over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Swindon

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Swindon region with a requirement for SQL.

1 29 (44.62%) Finance
2 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 20 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (29.23%) JavaScript
4 19 (29.23%) HTML
4 19 (29.23%) CSS
5 15 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (21.54%) XML
7 13 (20.00%) Unix
7 13 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 12 (18.46%) .NET
8 12 (18.46%) IIS
8 12 (18.46%) C#
8 12 (18.46%) MVC
9 11 (16.92%) Windows
10 10 (15.38%) Data Modelling
10 10 (15.38%) PowerShell
10 10 (15.38%) REST
10 10 (15.38%) TypeScript
11 9 (13.85%) AngularJS
11 9 (13.85%) Azure SQL Database
11 9 (13.85%) Windows Server
11 9 (13.85%) ETL
11 9 (13.85%) ASP.NET
11 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
11 9 (13.85%) Active Directory
11 9 (13.85%) VMware
12 8 (12.31%) Software Engineering
12 8 (12.31%) jQuery

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 13 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 12 (18.46%) IIS
3 6 (9.23%) SAS
4 4 (6.15%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.54%) FastStats
3 1 (1.54%) FastStats PeopleStage
3 1 (1.54%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 20 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) SAN
2 3 (4.62%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) Azure SQL Database
1 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.77%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (9.23%) Base SAS
3 6 (9.23%) Power BI
3 6 (9.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.62%) Apache Hive
5 3 (4.62%) Big Data
5 3 (4.62%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.62%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.08%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.08%) Redis
6 2 (3.08%) Semantic Layer
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.54%) MS Access
7 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.54%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (9.23%) Bitbucket
1 6 (9.23%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.15%) ERwin
2 4 (6.15%) Selenium
3 3 (4.62%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.62%) JIRA
4 2 (3.08%) Gradle
4 2 (3.08%) Maven
4 2 (3.08%) NUnit
4 2 (3.08%) Subversion
5 1 (1.54%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (44.62%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Banking
3 4 (6.15%) Marketing
4 2 (3.08%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.54%) Back Office
5 1 (1.54%) Billing
5 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (43.08%) Developer
2 9 (13.85%) Architect
2 9 (13.85%) SharePoint Developer
3 8 (12.31%) Analyst
3 8 (12.31%) Cloud Developer
3 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Developer
4 6 (9.23%) Data Architect
5 4 (6.15%) Consultant
5 4 (6.15%) Designer
5 4 (6.15%) Lead Developer
5 4 (6.15%) SAS Developer
5 4 (6.15%) SQL Developer
5 4 (6.15%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) .NET Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Administrator
6 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (4.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (4.62%) C# Developer
6 3 (4.62%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.23%) CSS
1 19 (29.23%) HTML
2 14 (21.54%) XML
3 12 (18.46%) .NET
4 10 (15.38%) REST
5 9 (13.85%) AngularJS
5 9 (13.85%) ASP.NET
6 8 (12.31%) jQuery
7 7 (10.77%) Web Services
8 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (6.15%) .NET Framework
9 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (6.15%) JSON
9 4 (6.15%) SOAP
10 3 (4.62%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (4.62%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (4.62%) WCF
11 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (3.08%) Spring Boot
11 2 (3.08%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.62%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.08%) Replication
3 2 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.54%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.54%) PMI
4 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.00%) Unix
2 11 (16.92%) Windows
3 9 (13.85%) Windows Server
4 5 (7.69%) Linux
5 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (18.46%) MVC
3 10 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 9 (13.85%) ETL
5 8 (12.31%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (12.31%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (12.31%) Software Engineering
6 7 (10.77%) Software Delivery
7 6 (9.23%) Data Validation
7 6 (9.23%) Scrum
7 6 (9.23%) Validation
8 5 (7.69%) Analytics
8 5 (7.69%) Coaching
8 5 (7.69%) CRM
8 5 (7.69%) Data Analytics
8 5 (7.69%) Data Architecture
8 5 (7.69%) SOA
8 5 (7.69%) Workflow
9 4 (6.15%) Master Data Management
9 4 (6.15%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.23%) JavaScript
2 12 (18.46%) C#
3 10 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 10 (15.38%) TypeScript
4 7 (10.77%) PL/SQL
5 6 (9.23%) SAS Macro
5 6 (9.23%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.69%) Java
7 2 (3.08%) Java 8
7 2 (3.08%) VB
7 2 (3.08%) VBScript
8 1 (1.54%) Python
8 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (6.15%) CCNA
1 4 (6.15%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.54%) IIBA
2 1 (1.54%) ISEB
2 1 (1.54%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 9 (13.85%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 5 (7.69%) Xen
3 2 (3.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) SCCM
1 5 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.85%) VMware
3 7 (10.77%) Oracle
4 6 (9.23%) DataFlux
5 5 (7.69%) Citrix
5 5 (7.69%) NetApp
5 5 (7.69%) Tableau
6 4 (6.15%) Cisco
7 3 (4.62%) SAP
8 2 (3.08%) Sitecore
9 1 (1.54%) Apteco
9 1 (1.54%) Mercator
9 1 (1.54%) Unisys