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 3 months to 27 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)
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 5 8
Rank change year-on-year -8 +3  
Contract jobs citing SQL 29 54 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 8.61% 15.56% 10.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.58% 52.94% 51.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 43 28
Median daily rate £336 £363 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.24% -8.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £315 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £447 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +3.44% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Median hourly rate - £44.25 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +119.22%  
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 Swindon with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 123 102 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 36.50% 29.39% 20.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 73 57
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £424 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Median hourly rate - £44.25 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +119.22%  
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 Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 27 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 Swindon region with a requirement for SQL.

1 25 (39.06%) Finance
2 16 (25.00%) Oracle
2 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 14 (21.88%) JavaScript
4 13 (20.31%) PL/SQL
4 13 (20.31%) C#
5 12 (18.75%) .NET
5 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (18.75%) Banking
6 11 (17.19%) Spring
6 11 (17.19%) MVC
6 11 (17.19%) Java
7 9 (14.06%) CSS
7 9 (14.06%) ETL
7 9 (14.06%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (14.06%) Data Integration
8 8 (12.50%) Data Quality
8 8 (12.50%) Hibernate
8 8 (12.50%) Maven
8 8 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (12.50%) Tomcat
8 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 7 (10.94%) Shell Script
9 7 (10.94%) Data Modelling
9 7 (10.94%) SAS
9 7 (10.94%) XML
9 7 (10.94%) HTML
9 7 (10.94%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared

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 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 7 (10.94%) SAS
3 5 (7.81%) Apache
4 3 (4.69%) JBoss
4 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.13%) IIS
5 2 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) LDAP
1 1 (1.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (10.94%) Base SAS
3 7 (10.94%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 6 (9.38%) Oracle Database
5 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.69%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (4.69%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (4.69%) Data Mart
6 3 (4.69%) MySQL
6 3 (4.69%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (4.69%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (4.69%) Qlik Sense
6 3 (4.69%) SAS EBI
6 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.69%) Star Schema
7 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Maven
2 5 (7.81%) Ant
2 5 (7.81%) Cucumber
2 5 (7.81%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.81%) Selenium
2 5 (7.81%) Subversion
3 3 (4.69%) JBehave
3 3 (4.69%) JUnit
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (3.13%) Bitbucket
4 2 (3.13%) Gradle
5 1 (1.56%) JIRA
5 1 (1.56%) JMeter
5 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (39.06%) Finance
2 12 (18.75%) Banking
3 6 (9.38%) Retail
4 3 (4.69%) Marketing
4 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.56%) Billing
5 1 (1.56%) Games
5 1 (1.56%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 37 (57.81%) Developer
2 11 (17.19%) Analyst
3 8 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 8 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 7 (10.94%) Consultant
5 6 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (7.81%) SAS Developer
6 5 (7.81%) SQL Developer
7 4 (6.25%) ETL Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Java Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Developer in Test
8 3 (4.69%) Murex Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Oracle Forms Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Redshift Developer
9 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.75%) .NET
2 11 (17.19%) Spring
3 9 (14.06%) CSS
4 8 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 7 (10.94%) HTML
5 7 (10.94%) XML
6 5 (7.81%) .NET Framework
6 5 (7.81%) AngularJS
6 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (7.81%) WCF
7 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET
7 4 (6.25%) Web Services
8 3 (4.69%) jQuery
8 3 (4.69%) JSON
8 3 (4.69%) JSP
8 3 (4.69%) REST
8 3 (4.69%) RESTful
8 3 (4.69%) WPF
9 2 (3.13%) Ext JS
9 2 (3.13%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.13%) Clustering
2 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.56%) CCTV
3 1 (1.56%) CMDB
3 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.56%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.81%) Unix
1 5 (7.81%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (17.19%) MVC
3 9 (14.06%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (14.06%) Data Integration
3 9 (14.06%) ETL
3 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (10.94%) Data Modelling
5 6 (9.38%) Scrum
5 6 (9.38%) Unit Testing
5 6 (9.38%) Validation
6 5 (7.81%) Data Analysis
6 5 (7.81%) OO
7 4 (6.25%) Data Management
7 4 (6.25%) Data Validation
7 4 (6.25%) ITIL
7 4 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (6.25%) OOD
7 4 (6.25%) SDLC
7 4 (6.25%) UML
8 3 (4.69%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.88%) JavaScript
2 13 (20.31%) C#
2 13 (20.31%) PL/SQL
3 11 (17.19%) Java
4 7 (10.94%) Shell Script
5 4 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.13%) VBA
7 1 (1.56%) C
7 1 (1.56%) C++
7 1 (1.56%) Python
7 1 (1.56%) VB
7 1 (1.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (6.25%) Degree
3 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.13%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.56%) ISEB
5 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.56%) MCSA
5 1 (1.56%) MCSE
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 4 (6.25%) IFRS
2 4 (6.25%) IFRS 9
3 1 (1.56%) COBIT
3 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.13%) Docker
3 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) WSUS
2 1 (1.56%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.56%) Nagios
2 1 (1.56%) SCCM
2 1 (1.56%) SCOM
2 1 (1.56%) WMI
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) Oracle
2 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.69%) Murex
4 2 (3.13%) Informatica
4 2 (3.13%) SAP
4 2 (3.13%) Sencha
4 2 (3.13%) Tableau
4 2 (3.13%) Telerik
5 1 (1.56%) Citrix
5 1 (1.56%) Dell KACE
5 1 (1.56%) McAfee
5 1 (1.56%) NetApp
5 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.56%) Sourcefire
5 1 (1.56%) VMware
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Rate: From £36,800 to £48,600 per annum dependent on experience & assessment
Posted: 24 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Rate: From £36,000 to £42,700 per annum dependent on experience & assessment
Posted: 17 days ago