Period
to 21 November 2017

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 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 5 9
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL 100 106 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 13.89% 15.63% 10.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.17% 42.74% 46.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 77 80
Swindon median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £290 £271 £296
90th Percentile £500 £550 £489
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Swindon median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.95% +10.35% -18.04%
10th Percentile £26.25 £18.50 £14.27
90th Percentile £28.75 £24.70 £20.51
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £26.75 £19.03
% change year-on-year +2.80% +40.57% -33.23%

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 262 248 197
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 36.39% 36.58% 22.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 182 150
Swindon median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +10.70%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £300
90th Percentile £601 £531 £475
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 12
Swindon median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.95% -19.23% +11.97%
10th Percentile £26.25 £18.50 £18.05
90th Percentile £31.15 £24.70 £41.50
Wiltshire median hourly rate £29.50 £37.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -20.27% +13.85% +14.04%

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 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 21 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 Swindon region with a requirement for SQL.

1 30 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (28.00%) Finance
3 26 (26.00%) Oracle
4 25 (25.00%) C#
5 22 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (21.00%) JavaScript
7 19 (19.00%) .NET
7 19 (19.00%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (16.00%) ETL
8 16 (16.00%) ASP.NET
8 16 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (15.00%) MVC
10 14 (14.00%) Migration
10 14 (14.00%) XML
10 14 (14.00%) PL/SQL
10 14 (14.00%) HTML
10 14 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (14.00%) Microsoft
11 13 (13.00%) CSS
11 13 (13.00%) Oracle EBS
11 13 (13.00%) Oracle EBS R12
12 12 (12.00%) .NET Framework
12 12 (12.00%) Java
13 11 (11.00%) Data Modelling
14 10 (10.00%) Web Services
14 10 (10.00%) JSON
14 10 (10.00%) AngularJS
15 9 (9.00%) Jenkins
15 9 (9.00%) REST

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 6 (6.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (4.00%) Apache Pig
2 4 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.00%) SAS
3 3 (3.00%) Apache
3 3 (3.00%) IIS
3 3 (3.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.00%) CMS
4 2 (2.00%) Kentico
4 2 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.00%) Confluence
5 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (4.00%) MS Visio
1 4 (4.00%) SPSS
2 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (13.00%) Oracle EBS
1 13 (13.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (7.00%) Oracle Payroll
3 6 (6.00%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (6.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (3.00%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (3.00%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (3.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 3 (3.00%) Oracle iProcurement
4 3 (3.00%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (2.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (1.00%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.00%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.00%) IaaS
3 1 (1.00%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.00%) PaaS
3 1 (1.00%) Route 53
3 1 (1.00%) Serverless
3 1 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.00%) VPN
2 1 (1.00%) Firewall
2 1 (1.00%) HTTP
2 1 (1.00%) LDAP
2 1 (1.00%) Network Security
2 1 (1.00%) SSH
2 1 (1.00%) SSL
2 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (8.00%) Power BI
3 8 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (4.00%) Apache Hive
5 4 (4.00%) Big Data
5 4 (4.00%) Hadoop
5 4 (4.00%) MySQL
5 4 (4.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (3.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.00%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (9.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (8.00%) JIRA
2 8 (8.00%) Selenium
3 7 (7.00%) Subversion
4 6 (6.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (5.00%) Maven
5 5 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (4.00%) NUnit
6 4 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.00%) Bitbucket
7 3 (3.00%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.00%) Gradle
7 3 (3.00%) ReSharper
7 3 (3.00%) TortoiseSVN
7 3 (3.00%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.00%) Ant
8 2 (2.00%) JUnit
8 2 (2.00%) NuGet
8 2 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 28 (28.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.00%) General Ledger
3 5 (5.00%) Marketing
3 5 (5.00%) Retail
4 4 (4.00%) Billing
5 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.00%) Banking
6 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.00%) Law
6 1 (1.00%) Legal
6 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (45.00%) Developer
2 12 (12.00%) Analyst
3 9 (9.00%) Consultant
4 7 (7.00%) .NET Developer
4 7 (7.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 7 (7.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (7.00%) Data Analyst
4 7 (7.00%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (5.00%) Administrator
5 5 (5.00%) Business Developer
5 5 (5.00%) E-Business Developer
5 5 (5.00%) Oracle Consultant
5 5 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 4 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (4.00%) Data Insight Analyst
6 4 (4.00%) Data Visualisation Developer
6 4 (4.00%) Insight Data Analyst
6 4 (4.00%) Power BI Developer
6 4 (4.00%) Tableau Developer
6 4 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.00%) .NET
2 16 (16.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (14.00%) HTML
3 14 (14.00%) XML
4 13 (13.00%) CSS
5 12 (12.00%) .NET Framework
6 10 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 10 (10.00%) JSON
6 10 (10.00%) Web Services
7 9 (9.00%) REST
7 9 (9.00%) WCF
8 8 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (7.00%) HTML5
10 6 (6.00%) jQuery
11 5 (5.00%) Spring
12 4 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (4.00%) Entity Framework
12 4 (4.00%) Hibernate
12 4 (4.00%) SOAP
13 3 (3.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.00%) User Experience
3 2 (2.00%) Clustering
3 2 (2.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.00%) Replication
4 1 (1.00%) CESG
4 1 (1.00%) CMDB
4 1 (1.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.00%) Windows
2 6 (6.00%) Unix
3 4 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (4.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.00%) CentOS
4 2 (2.00%) Linux
4 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.00%) CoreOS
5 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (19.00%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (16.00%) ETL
3 16 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (15.00%) MVC
5 14 (14.00%) Migration
6 11 (11.00%) Data Modelling
7 9 (9.00%) CRM
7 9 (9.00%) Data Cleansing
7 9 (9.00%) Data Migration
7 9 (9.00%) Post-Production
8 8 (8.00%) Asset Management
8 8 (8.00%) Data Transformation
8 8 (8.00%) Integration Testing
8 8 (8.00%) Scrum
8 8 (8.00%) Unit Testing
9 7 (7.00%) Change Control
9 7 (7.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (6.00%) Service Delivery
10 6 (6.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (25.00%) C#
2 21 (21.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (14.00%) PL/SQL
4 12 (12.00%) Java
5 9 (9.00%) T-SQL
6 7 (7.00%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.00%) VB
8 3 (3.00%) R
9 2 (2.00%) Delphi
9 2 (2.00%) Python
9 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.00%) VBScript
10 1 (1.00%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.00%) Ruby
10 1 (1.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (5.00%) Degree
2 4 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (1.00%) ISEB
4 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.00%) Data Quality
2 7 (7.00%) QA
3 4 (4.00%) PMO
4 1 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (6.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.00%) Docker
3 1 (1.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.00%) GlusterFS
3 1 (1.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (5.00%) Nagios
2 4 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (4.00%) WSUS
3 2 (2.00%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.00%) Mesos
4 1 (1.00%) OSSEC
4 1 (1.00%) SCCM
4 1 (1.00%) Terraform
4 1 (1.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 26 (26.00%) Oracle
2 14 (14.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.00%) Informatica
3 5 (5.00%) Tableau
4 4 (4.00%) Citrix
4 4 (4.00%) Dell KACE
4 4 (4.00%) McAfee
4 4 (4.00%) NetApp
5 3 (3.00%) SAP
5 3 (3.00%) Teradata
6 2 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.00%) Talend
7 1 (1.00%) New Relic
7 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.00%) Sencha
7 1 (1.00%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.00%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.00%) Telerik