Period
to 21 February 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 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)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 6 13
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 86 94 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 13.72% 13.88% 10.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.91% 34.43% 34.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 69 75
Swindon median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% -
10th Percentile £310 £313 £255
90th Percentile £488 £513 £488
Wiltshire median daily rate £402 £402 £375
% change year-on-year - +7.07% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Swindon median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £10.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.95% +95.35% -47.64%
10th Percentile £26.25 £18.50 £10.28
90th Percentile £28.75 £24.70 £11.43
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £26.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year +2.80% +18.89% -19.64%

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 233 273 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 37.16% 40.32% 30.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 188 183
Swindon median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £298
90th Percentile £650 £513 £438
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 8
Swindon median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £29.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.91% -26.50% +33.90%
10th Percentile £26.25 £18.50 £10.43
90th Percentile £28.75 £44.25 £42.18
Wiltshire median hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -18.75% -2.44% +43.86%

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 21 February 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 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 Swindon region with a requirement for SQL.

1 29 (33.72%) Finance
2 22 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (25.58%) Oracle
3 21 (24.42%) SQL Server
3 21 (24.42%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (23.26%) C#
5 19 (22.09%) .NET
6 17 (19.77%) JavaScript
7 16 (18.60%) HTML
7 16 (18.60%) ETL
7 16 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (17.44%) PL/SQL
8 15 (17.44%) ASP.NET
8 15 (17.44%) Oracle EBS
9 14 (16.28%) Migration
9 14 (16.28%) CSS
9 14 (16.28%) XML
10 13 (15.12%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (15.12%) Data Modelling
10 13 (15.12%) MVC
10 13 (15.12%) Oracle EBS R12
11 12 (13.95%) Microsoft
11 12 (13.95%) Power BI
12 11 (12.79%) Data Migration
12 11 (12.79%) JSON
12 11 (12.79%) JIRA
13 10 (11.63%) Selenium
13 10 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
14 9 (10.47%) Data Cleansing
14 9 (10.47%) Data Quality

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 8 (9.30%) Oracle Workflow
1 8 (9.30%) SAS
2 5 (5.81%) IIS
3 2 (2.33%) CMS
3 2 (2.33%) Kentico
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.16%) Apache
4 1 (1.16%) Confluence
4 1 (1.16%) Jetty
4 1 (1.16%) Mongrel
4 1 (1.16%) nginx
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.16%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) SPSS
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (17.44%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (15.12%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (8.14%) Oracle Payroll
4 6 (6.98%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (6.98%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (3.49%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (3.49%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (3.49%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 3 (3.49%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (2.33%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (2.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (1.16%) FastStats
7 1 (1.16%) FastStats PeopleStage
7 1 (1.16%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (1.16%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.16%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.16%) IaaS
3 1 (1.16%) Office 365
3 1 (1.16%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.16%) PaaS
3 1 (1.16%) Route 53
3 1 (1.16%) Serverless
3 1 (1.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) VPN
2 1 (1.16%) DHCP
2 1 (1.16%) DNS
2 1 (1.16%) Firewall
2 1 (1.16%) FTP
2 1 (1.16%) HTTP
2 1 (1.16%) IPsec
2 1 (1.16%) Network Security
2 1 (1.16%) SAN
2 1 (1.16%) SSL
2 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.16%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.42%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.12%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (13.95%) Power BI
4 8 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (8.14%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (4.65%) Base SAS
7 4 (4.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 4 (4.65%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (3.49%) Apache Hive
8 3 (3.49%) Big Data
8 3 (3.49%) MongoDB
8 3 (3.49%) MySQL
8 3 (3.49%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (3.49%) Semantic Layer
8 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.33%) DB2
9 2 (2.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (12.79%) JIRA
2 10 (11.63%) Selenium
3 8 (9.30%) Jenkins
4 7 (8.14%) Git (software)
5 6 (6.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (6.98%) Bitbucket
6 5 (5.81%) Subversion
6 5 (5.81%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.65%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (3.49%) NUnit
8 3 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (3.49%) TortoiseSVN
9 2 (2.33%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.33%) Gradle
9 2 (2.33%) Maven
9 2 (2.33%) NuGet
9 2 (2.33%) ReSharper
9 2 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (1.16%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.16%) SonarQube
General
1 29 (33.72%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Marketing
3 6 (6.98%) General Ledger
4 3 (3.49%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.49%) Retail
5 1 (1.16%) Automotive
5 1 (1.16%) Back Office
5 1 (1.16%) Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Billing
5 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 39 (45.35%) Developer
2 12 (13.95%) Analyst
3 9 (10.47%) Consultant
4 7 (8.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 6 (6.98%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (6.98%) Power BI Developer
6 5 (5.81%) Business Developer
6 5 (5.81%) Data Analyst
6 5 (5.81%) E-Business Developer
6 5 (5.81%) Oracle Consultant
7 4 (4.65%) .NET Developer
7 4 (4.65%) DBA
7 4 (4.65%) ETL Developer
7 4 (4.65%) Functional Consultant
7 4 (4.65%) Lead Developer
7 4 (4.65%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 4 (4.65%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
7 4 (4.65%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
7 4 (4.65%) Payroll Consultant
7 4 (4.65%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.09%) .NET
2 16 (18.60%) HTML
3 15 (17.44%) ASP.NET
4 14 (16.28%) CSS
4 14 (16.28%) XML
5 11 (12.79%) JSON
6 9 (10.47%) AngularJS
7 8 (9.30%) .NET Framework
7 8 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (9.30%) REST
8 7 (8.14%) HTML5
8 7 (8.14%) WCF
9 6 (6.98%) jQuery
9 6 (6.98%) Web Services
10 5 (5.81%) SOAP
11 4 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (3.49%) Entity Framework
12 3 (3.49%) Razor View Engine
12 3 (3.49%) RESTful
12 3 (3.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.98%) User Experience
3 4 (4.65%) Replication
4 3 (3.49%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.16%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.16%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.30%) Unix
2 5 (5.81%) Windows
3 3 (3.49%) Linux
4 2 (2.33%) CentOS
4 2 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (24.42%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (18.60%) ETL
4 14 (16.28%) Migration
5 13 (15.12%) Data Modelling
5 13 (15.12%) MVC
6 11 (12.79%) Data Migration
7 9 (10.47%) CRM
7 9 (10.47%) Data Cleansing
7 9 (10.47%) Post-Production
7 9 (10.47%) Workflow
8 8 (9.30%) Data Transformation
8 8 (9.30%) Integration Testing
8 8 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (8.14%) Scrum
9 7 (8.14%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (6.98%) Analytics
10 6 (6.98%) Service Delivery
11 5 (5.81%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.26%) C#
2 17 (19.77%) JavaScript
3 15 (17.44%) PL/SQL
4 8 (9.30%) T-SQL
5 7 (8.14%) Java
6 5 (5.81%) PowerShell
6 5 (5.81%) TypeScript
7 4 (4.65%) R
7 4 (4.65%) SAS Macro
7 4 (4.65%) VBScript
8 2 (2.33%) Delphi
8 2 (2.33%) VB
9 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.16%) Python
9 1 (1.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (3.49%) Degree
3 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.47%) Data Quality
2 6 (6.98%) QA
3 4 (4.65%) PMO
4 1 (1.16%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (4.65%) Docker
2 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.33%) Xen
3 1 (1.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.16%) GlusterFS
3 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.16%) Mesos
2 1 (1.16%) Nagios
2 1 (1.16%) OSSEC
2 1 (1.16%) Puppet
2 1 (1.16%) SCCM
2 1 (1.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (25.58%) Oracle
2 12 (13.95%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.98%) Tableau
4 4 (4.65%) DataFlux
5 2 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.33%) SAP
5 2 (2.33%) Talend
5 2 (2.33%) VMware
6 1 (1.16%) Apteco
6 1 (1.16%) Citrix
6 1 (1.16%) Google
6 1 (1.16%) Informatica
6 1 (1.16%) Mercator
6 1 (1.16%) NetApp
6 1 (1.16%) New Relic
6 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.16%) Sencha