Period
to 21 November 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 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 5 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL 127 100 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 14.25% 13.89% 15.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.20% 38.17% 42.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 77 77
Swindon median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £306 £290 £271
90th Percentile £550 £500 £550
Wiltshire median daily rate £423 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +5.63% +10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Swindon median hourly rate - £27.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +30.95% +10.35%
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year +63.64% +2.80% +40.57%

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 Swindon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 294 262 248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 33.00% 36.39% 36.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 199 182
Swindon median daily rate £450 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £338 £300 £288
90th Percentile £675 £601 £531
Wiltshire median daily rate £445 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +11.25% +10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Swindon median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.64% +30.95% -19.23%
10th Percentile £41.75 £26.25 £18.50
90th Percentile £49.00 £31.15 £24.70
Wiltshire median hourly rate £44.25 £29.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +50.00% -20.27% +13.85%

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 November 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 November 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 45 (35.43%) Finance
2 39 (30.71%) Unix
3 31 (24.41%) Big Data
3 31 (24.41%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (21.26%) Data Architecture
4 27 (21.26%) SQL Server
4 27 (21.26%) .NET
5 24 (18.90%) Linux
6 23 (18.11%) Python
6 23 (18.11%) C#
6 23 (18.11%) Relational Database
7 22 (17.32%) Scrum
8 21 (16.54%) Teradata
8 21 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (16.54%) Statistical Analysis
8 21 (16.54%) R
8 21 (16.54%) Experimental Design
8 21 (16.54%) Data Science
9 20 (15.75%) REST
10 18 (14.17%) JavaScript
10 18 (14.17%) Oracle
11 17 (13.39%) Java
11 17 (13.39%) Banking
12 16 (12.60%) Git (software)
12 16 (12.60%) Amazon AWS
12 16 (12.60%) Redux
13 15 (11.81%) Docker
13 15 (11.81%) Microservices
14 14 (11.02%) Kubernetes
15 13 (10.24%) Amazon RDS

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 (10.24%) SAS
2 6 (4.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (3.15%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.15%) CICS
3 4 (3.15%) IIS
3 4 (3.15%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 6 (4.72%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.15%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (3.15%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (3.15%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.60%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (7.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.72%) Apigee
4 1 (0.79%) Azure Functions
4 1 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.79%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.79%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (24.41%) Big Data
2 27 (21.26%) SQL Server
3 23 (18.11%) Relational Database
4 13 (10.24%) Amazon RDS
5 12 (9.45%) Base SAS
5 12 (9.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 9 (7.09%) Apache Hive
7 7 (5.51%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (3.94%) DB2
8 5 (3.94%) Oracle Database
9 4 (3.15%) MySQL
9 4 (3.15%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (2.36%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.57%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.57%) Power BI
11 2 (1.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (12.60%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.51%) ERwin
2 7 (5.51%) JIRA
3 6 (4.72%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.72%) Selenium
4 5 (3.94%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.94%) WebDriver
5 3 (2.36%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.57%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.79%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.79%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.79%) Rational Rose
General
1 45 (35.43%) Finance
2 17 (13.39%) Banking
3 4 (3.15%) General Ledger
3 4 (3.15%) Legal
3 4 (3.15%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.36%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.57%) Automotive
6 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (37.80%) Developer
2 24 (18.90%) Administrator
3 18 (14.17%) Architect
4 12 (9.45%) SAS Developer
5 9 (7.09%) Consultant
6 7 (5.51%) .NET Architect
7 6 (4.72%) Analyst
7 6 (4.72%) Data Modeller
8 5 (3.94%) Automation Consultant
8 5 (3.94%) QA Consultant
9 4 (3.15%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.15%) COBOL Developer
9 4 (3.15%) Data Architect
9 4 (3.15%) DBA
9 4 (3.15%) Digital Architect
9 4 (3.15%) Oracle Developer
9 4 (3.15%) Systems Developer
10 3 (2.36%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (2.36%) PHP Developer
10 3 (2.36%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (21.26%) .NET
2 20 (15.75%) REST
3 16 (12.60%) Redux
4 13 (10.24%) Middleware
5 12 (9.45%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (8.66%) .NET Framework
7 10 (7.87%) .NET Core
8 9 (7.09%) ASP.NET
9 8 (6.30%) CSS
9 8 (6.30%) HTML
9 8 (6.30%) Web Services
10 7 (5.51%) Node.js
11 6 (4.72%) jQuery
12 5 (3.94%) Entity Framework
12 5 (3.94%) Sass
12 5 (3.94%) WebdriverIO
13 4 (3.15%) Laravel
13 4 (3.15%) Oracle Fusion
13 4 (3.15%) WCF
14 3 (2.36%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 31 (24.41%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.30%) Mainframe
3 5 (3.94%) User Experience
4 4 (3.15%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.36%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (30.71%) Unix
2 24 (18.90%) Linux
3 6 (4.72%) Windows
4 5 (3.94%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.15%) zOS
6 3 (2.36%) Android
6 3 (2.36%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.79%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.26%) Data Architecture
2 22 (17.32%) Scrum
3 21 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (16.54%) Data Science
3 21 (16.54%) Experimental Design
3 21 (16.54%) Statistical Analysis
4 15 (11.81%) Microservices
5 13 (10.24%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (9.45%) Data Modelling
6 12 (9.45%) Data Validation
6 12 (9.45%) Validation
7 8 (6.30%) ETL
7 8 (6.30%) OO
8 7 (5.51%) Test Automation
9 6 (4.72%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (4.72%) Physical Data Model
9 6 (4.72%) SOA
9 6 (4.72%) Test Planning
10 5 (3.94%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.11%) C#
1 23 (18.11%) Python
2 21 (16.54%) R
3 18 (14.17%) JavaScript
4 17 (13.39%) Java
5 13 (10.24%) PL/SQL
6 12 (9.45%) SAS Macro
7 5 (3.94%) COBOL
8 4 (3.15%) PHP
8 4 (3.15%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.15%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.36%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.79%) C
10 1 (0.79%) Perl
10 1 (0.79%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.79%) VB
10 1 (0.79%) VB6
10 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (2.36%) AWS Certification
2 2 (1.57%) Degree
2 2 (1.57%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.79%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.72%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.79%) GDPR
2 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (11.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (11.02%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.79%) Control-M
2 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 21 (16.54%) Teradata
2 18 (14.17%) Oracle
3 12 (9.45%) DataFlux
4 9 (7.09%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.15%) IBM
5 4 (3.15%) SAP
5 4 (3.15%) VMware
6 2 (1.57%) Pega
6 2 (1.57%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.57%) Siebel
6 2 (1.57%) Unisys
7 1 (0.79%) Alteryx
7 1 (0.79%) Tableau