The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 9 10 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1  
Contract jobs citing SQL 63 67 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 9.75% 10.18% 11.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.51% 31.75% 46.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 56 47
Median daily rate £425 £371 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.47% +6.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £245 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -2.02% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Median hourly rate £39.25 - £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.05 - £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.45 - £20.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £23.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +69.14% -21.66%  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 188 211 173
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 29.10% 32.07% 24.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 144 94
Median daily rate £413 £350 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.85% -0.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £441 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 6
Median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +99.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £11.00 £15.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.43 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Wiltshire

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Wiltshire

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Wiltshire

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -7 36 £425 +21.42% 10
Chippenham +7 9 £425 +13.33% 4
Salisbury +4 2 £333 -4.85% 2
Corsham - 1 £426 - 1
SQL
South West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 44 (28.76%) Oracle
2 42 (27.45%) Finance
3 34 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 34 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 32 (20.92%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (19.61%) SQL Server
6 29 (18.95%) Migration
7 28 (18.30%) Microsoft
8 26 (16.99%) C#
9 25 (16.34%) T-SQL
9 25 (16.34%) SC Cleared
10 24 (15.69%) Java
11 21 (13.73%) ETL
12 20 (13.07%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (12.42%) Windows
14 18 (11.76%) .NET
14 18 (11.76%) Spring
15 17 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
16 16 (10.46%) Linux
16 16 (10.46%) Oracle BI EE
17 14 (9.15%) MS Excel
17 14 (9.15%) Data Modelling
17 14 (9.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 13 (8.50%) Scrum
18 13 (8.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 13 (8.50%) MS Project
18 13 (8.50%) JavaScript
18 13 (8.50%) Oracle EBS R12
18 13 (8.50%) Amazon AWS
19 12 (7.84%) Data Migration

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 11 (7.19%) Tomcat
2 8 (5.23%) Confluence
2 8 (5.23%) SAS
3 7 (4.58%) Apache
4 6 (3.92%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.61%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.61%) JBoss
6 3 (1.96%) IIS
6 3 (1.96%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.31%) ColdFusion
7 2 (1.31%) GeoServer
7 2 (1.31%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (9.15%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.50%) MS Project
3 5 (3.27%) MS Office
4 2 (1.31%) LaTeX
4 2 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (8.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (6.54%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (5.23%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (3.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.65%) Infor LN
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.50%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.27%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.61%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (2.61%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (2.61%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (2.61%) Route 53
4 4 (2.61%) Slack
4 4 (2.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.61%) HTTP
1 4 (2.61%) SSL
1 4 (2.61%) TCP/IP
1 4 (2.61%) VPN
2 3 (1.96%) DHCP
2 3 (1.96%) PuTTY
2 3 (1.96%) SNMP
2 3 (1.96%) WinSCP
3 2 (1.31%) SAN
3 2 (1.31%) VoIP
4 1 (0.65%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (10.46%) Oracle BI EE
4 14 (9.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (8.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (7.84%) SQL Server 2014
7 10 (6.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (5.88%) MySQL
9 8 (5.23%) Base SAS
9 8 (5.23%) OLAP
9 8 (5.23%) Oracle Database
9 8 (5.23%) Relational Database
9 8 (5.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 7 (4.58%) Data Mart
10 7 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (3.92%) MS Access
11 6 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (3.27%) NoSQL
12 5 (3.27%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (7.19%) Jenkins
1 11 (7.19%) JIRA
1 11 (7.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (6.54%) Maven
2 10 (6.54%) Subversion
3 9 (5.88%) JUnit
4 8 (5.23%) Cucumber
5 7 (4.58%) Ant
5 7 (4.58%) Git (software)
6 6 (3.92%) Bitbucket
6 6 (3.92%) Selenium
6 6 (3.92%) Visual Studio
7 5 (3.27%) SonarQube
8 4 (2.61%) Artifactory
8 4 (2.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (2.61%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (2.61%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (2.61%) Vagrant
9 3 (1.96%) JBehave
10 2 (1.31%) Metasploit
General
1 42 (27.45%) Finance
2 9 (5.88%) Banking
3 8 (5.23%) General Ledger
4 7 (4.58%) Retail
5 3 (1.96%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.31%) Advertising
6 2 (1.31%) Back Office
6 2 (1.31%) Billing
6 2 (1.31%) Military
6 2 (1.31%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (39.22%) Developer
2 23 (15.03%) Analyst
3 19 (12.42%) Consultant
4 18 (11.76%) DBA
5 14 (9.15%) Java Developer
6 11 (7.19%) SQL DBA
7 9 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
7 9 (5.88%) SQL Developer
8 8 (5.23%) Software Engineer
9 7 (4.58%) Business Analyst
10 6 (3.92%) Administrator
10 6 (3.92%) Oracle Consultant
10 6 (3.92%) Oracle Technical Consultant
10 6 (3.92%) SAS Developer
10 6 (3.92%) Technical Consultant
10 6 (3.92%) Test Analyst
11 5 (3.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 5 (3.27%) Database Developer
11 5 (3.27%) Murex Analyst
11 5 (3.27%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.76%) .NET
1 18 (11.76%) Spring
2 12 (7.84%) XML
3 11 (7.19%) HTML
4 10 (6.54%) Hibernate
5 8 (5.23%) CSS
5 8 (5.23%) Web Services
6 5 (3.27%) jQuery
6 5 (3.27%) RESTful
6 5 (3.27%) Spring MVC
7 4 (2.61%) ASP.NET
7 4 (2.61%) Elastic Stack
7 4 (2.61%) JSP
8 3 (1.96%) XSLT
9 2 (1.31%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.31%) Ajax
9 2 (1.31%) JSON
9 2 (1.31%) Middleware
9 2 (1.31%) Spring Boot
9 2 (1.31%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.92%) CESG
3 5 (3.27%) PKI
4 4 (2.61%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.96%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.96%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.96%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.31%) CCTV
6 2 (1.31%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.31%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.31%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.31%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.65%) Clustering
7 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.65%) iPad
7 1 (0.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.42%) Windows
2 16 (10.46%) Linux
3 11 (7.19%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (4.58%) Unix
5 5 (3.27%) CentOS
6 4 (2.61%) CoreOS
7 3 (1.96%) AIX
8 2 (1.31%) Kali Linux
8 2 (1.31%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (1.31%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (20.92%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (18.95%) Migration
3 21 (13.73%) ETL
4 20 (13.07%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (9.15%) Data Modelling
6 13 (8.50%) Scrum
7 12 (7.84%) Data Migration
7 12 (7.84%) ERP
8 11 (7.19%) High Availability
8 11 (7.19%) OO
8 11 (7.19%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (6.54%) Data Integration
9 10 (6.54%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (5.23%) Change Management
10 8 (5.23%) CRM
10 8 (5.23%) MVC
10 8 (5.23%) OOD
10 8 (5.23%) Software Engineering
11 7 (4.58%) Open Source
11 7 (4.58%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 34 (22.22%) PL/SQL
2 26 (16.99%) C#
3 25 (16.34%) T-SQL
4 24 (15.69%) Java
5 13 (8.50%) JavaScript
6 9 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 9 (5.88%) Python
7 6 (3.92%) C
7 6 (3.92%) C++
7 6 (3.92%) Shell Script
8 5 (3.27%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.27%) PHP
9 4 (2.61%) Ruby
9 4 (2.61%) VB
10 3 (1.96%) MATLAB
10 3 (1.96%) VBA
11 2 (1.31%) Delphi
11 2 (1.31%) Pascal
11 2 (1.31%) Perl
12 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 25 (16.34%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.23%) BPSS Clearance
4 7 (4.58%) DV Cleared
5 6 (3.92%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (2.61%) Degree
7 2 (1.31%) CCNA
7 2 (1.31%) CEH
7 2 (1.31%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (1.31%) CHECK Team Leader
7 2 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.31%) CISSP
7 2 (1.31%) CREST Certified
7 2 (1.31%) MCSE
7 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.31%) OSCP
7 2 (1.31%) SANS
8 1 (0.65%) ISEB
8 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.19%) Data Quality
1 11 (7.19%) IFRS
1 11 (7.19%) IFRS 9
2 2 (1.31%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.31%) JSP 440
2 2 (1.31%) QA
3 1 (0.65%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (3.27%) Docker
1 5 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.61%) LXC
2 4 (2.61%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.31%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (5.23%) Nagios
2 5 (3.27%) Ansible
2 5 (3.27%) SCCM
3 4 (2.61%) OSSEC
3 4 (2.61%) Terraform
4 2 (1.31%) Nessus
4 2 (1.31%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.65%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.65%) vRealize
Vendors
1 44 (28.76%) Oracle
2 28 (18.30%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.19%) Hyperion
4 8 (5.23%) Citrix
5 5 (3.27%) Murex
5 5 (3.27%) SAP
5 5 (3.27%) Tableau
5 5 (3.27%) VMware
6 4 (2.61%) Informatica
6 4 (2.61%) New Relic
7 2 (1.31%) 3PAR
7 2 (1.31%) Cisco
7 2 (1.31%) HP
7 2 (1.31%) IFS
7 2 (1.31%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.31%) Sophos
7 2 (1.31%) Splunk
7 2 (1.31%) Veeam
8 1 (0.65%) Infor
8 1 (0.65%) Twitter