Period
to 20 September 2018

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 6 months to 20 September 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)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 17 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 -8 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 115 112 167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 7.81% 8.46% 13.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.90% 31.73% 45.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 78 130
Wiltshire median daily rate £380 £363 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.83% +0.69% +2.86%
10th Percentile £300 £269 £263
90th Percentile £538 £529 £491
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £21.50
10th Percentile £42.50 - £14.18
90th Percentile £47.50 - £43.18
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +36.36% +1.41%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 444 353 365
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 30.14% 26.66% 29.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 249 255
Wiltshire median daily rate £438 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £306 £289 £263
90th Percentile £600 £525 £488
South West median daily rate £415 £375 £355
% change year-on-year +10.67% +5.63% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 13 21
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - +20.97%
10th Percentile £37.89 £31.25 £18.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.15 £76.75
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £43.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.73% +8.13% +3.90%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

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 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Wiltshire

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 20 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -1 76 £425 +18.47% 36
Chippenham +1 8 £358 +24.35% 7
Salisbury - 5 - - 3
Corsham -1 1 - - 3
Trowbridge - 1 £350 - 3
SQL
South West

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 35 (30.43%) Finance
2 31 (26.96%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 29 (25.22%) SQL Server
5 28 (24.35%) .NET
6 27 (23.48%) C#
7 24 (20.87%) Microsoft
8 23 (20.00%) HTML
8 23 (20.00%) CSS
8 23 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 21 (18.26%) Oracle
9 21 (18.26%) REST
10 18 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (14.78%) Java
12 16 (13.91%) Data Modelling
13 14 (12.17%) ASP.NET
13 14 (12.17%) Microservices
14 13 (11.30%) MVC
14 13 (11.30%) Git (software)
14 13 (11.30%) jQuery
14 13 (11.30%) Data Architecture
15 12 (10.43%) Middleware
16 11 (9.57%) IIS
17 10 (8.70%) XML
17 10 (8.70%) ERwin
17 10 (8.70%) Oracle Database
18 9 (7.83%) Node.js
18 9 (7.83%) Jenkins
18 9 (7.83%) Software Delivery
18 9 (7.83%) PL/SQL

SQL
Co-occurring 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 (9.57%) IIS
2 9 (7.83%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (3.48%) CICS
4 4 (3.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (3.48%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (3.48%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.61%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.87%) Apache
6 1 (0.87%) CMS
6 1 (0.87%) JBoss
6 1 (0.87%) SAS
6 1 (0.87%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.22%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.48%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (3.48%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (3.48%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.87%) Endur
3 1 (0.87%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 23 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.22%) Office 365
3 4 (3.48%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.87%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.61%) Intranet
2 1 (0.87%) DNS
2 1 (0.87%) Internet
2 1 (0.87%) SAN
2 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.22%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.70%) Oracle Database
3 8 (6.96%) Oracle Database 12c
4 7 (6.09%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (5.22%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (5.22%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.35%) MySQL
6 5 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (4.35%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.48%) DB2
7 4 (3.48%) Oracle OWB
7 4 (3.48%) Power BI
8 3 (2.61%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.74%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.87%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 13 (11.30%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.70%) ERwin
3 9 (7.83%) Jenkins
3 9 (7.83%) JIRA
4 6 (5.22%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.48%) PeopleTools
6 3 (2.61%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.61%) JBehave
6 3 (2.61%) NUnit
7 2 (1.74%) JUnit
7 2 (1.74%) Maven
7 2 (1.74%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.87%) Ant
8 1 (0.87%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.87%) DbUnit
8 1 (0.87%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.87%) jMock
8 1 (0.87%) Mockito
8 1 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.87%) TeamCity
General
1 35 (30.43%) Finance
2 6 (5.22%) Banking
3 5 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.48%) General Ledger
4 4 (3.48%) Legal
5 3 (2.61%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.74%) Automotive
7 1 (0.87%) Front Office
7 1 (0.87%) Publishing
7 1 (0.87%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (47.83%) Developer
2 16 (13.91%) Analyst
3 12 (10.43%) Architect
4 9 (7.83%) .NET Developer
5 8 (6.96%) Data Architect
6 7 (6.09%) DBA
6 7 (6.09%) Java Developer
7 6 (5.22%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (5.22%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (5.22%) C# Developer
7 6 (5.22%) Cloud Developer
7 6 (5.22%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (5.22%) Microsoft Developer
7 6 (5.22%) SharePoint Developer
8 5 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (4.35%) Data Analyst
8 5 (4.35%) Data Modeller
9 4 (3.48%) COBOL Developer
9 4 (3.48%) Oracle Developer
9 4 (3.48%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (24.35%) .NET
2 23 (20.00%) CSS
2 23 (20.00%) HTML
3 21 (18.26%) REST
4 14 (12.17%) ASP.NET
5 13 (11.30%) jQuery
6 12 (10.43%) Middleware
7 10 (8.70%) XML
8 9 (7.83%) Node.js
9 8 (6.96%) .NET Framework
9 8 (6.96%) Web Services
10 7 (6.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (5.22%) JSON
11 6 (5.22%) WCF
12 5 (4.35%) HTML5
12 5 (4.35%) Sass
13 4 (3.48%) AngularJS
13 4 (3.48%) Entity Framework
13 4 (3.48%) Laravel
13 4 (3.48%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.09%) Mainframe
3 5 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (3.48%) User Experience
5 3 (2.61%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.74%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.74%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.87%) PKI
7 1 (0.87%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.96%) Windows
1 8 (6.96%) Windows Server
2 7 (6.09%) Linux
3 6 (5.22%) Unix
4 4 (3.48%) zOS
5 3 (2.61%) Android
5 3 (2.61%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.87%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.96%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (13.91%) Data Modelling
3 14 (12.17%) Microservices
4 13 (11.30%) Data Architecture
4 13 (11.30%) MVC
5 9 (7.83%) Software Delivery
6 8 (6.96%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (6.09%) Migration
7 7 (6.09%) Physical Data Model
7 7 (6.09%) Scrum
7 7 (6.09%) SOA
7 7 (6.09%) Software Engineering
7 7 (6.09%) Waterfall
8 6 (5.22%) Conceptual Models
8 6 (5.22%) Logical Data Model
8 6 (5.22%) Test Automation
8 6 (5.22%) User Stories
8 6 (5.22%) Web Development
9 5 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (26.09%) JavaScript
2 27 (23.48%) C#
3 17 (14.78%) Java
4 9 (7.83%) PL/SQL
4 9 (7.83%) T-SQL
5 6 (5.22%) PowerShell
5 6 (5.22%) TypeScript
6 5 (4.35%) COBOL
7 4 (3.48%) PHP
7 4 (3.48%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.74%) C
8 2 (1.74%) Python
9 1 (0.87%) C++
9 1 (0.87%) Java 8
9 1 (0.87%) Perl
9 1 (0.87%) PHP 5
9 1 (0.87%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (6.96%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.48%) ISEB
2 4 (3.48%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.61%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.74%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.74%) CCNA
4 2 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.74%) Degree
4 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.74%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.87%) IIBA
5 1 (0.87%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.74%) Docker
3 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.87%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (5.22%) SCOM
2 5 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (3.48%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 4 (3.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (3.48%) SCCM
4 2 (1.74%) SCSM
5 1 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.87%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.87%) WMI
Vendors
1 24 (20.87%) Microsoft
2 21 (18.26%) Oracle
3 7 (6.09%) VMware
4 5 (4.35%) SAP
5 4 (3.48%) IBM
5 4 (3.48%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (2.61%) Tableau
6 3 (2.61%) Unisys
7 2 (1.74%) Cisco
7 2 (1.74%) ESRI
7 2 (1.74%) Northgate
7 2 (1.74%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.74%) Siebel
7 2 (1.74%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.87%) Capita
8 1 (0.87%) Citrix
8 1 (0.87%) NetApp
8 1 (0.87%) NetIQ
8 1 (0.87%) OpenLink
8 1 (0.87%) Pega