Period
to 20 November 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 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)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 11 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 170 128 173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 9.79% 10.29% 13.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.19% 34.88% 43.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 91 126
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £306 £306 £264
90th Percentile £573 £494 £513
South West median daily rate £413 £388 £360
% change year-on-year +6.45% +7.64% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.64% +2.80% +40.57%
10th Percentile £42.50 £26.25 £16.10
90th Percentile £47.50 £28.75 £35.03
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year +9.33% +38.89% -31.21%

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 545 367 399
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 31.38% 29.50% 31.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 260 276
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £616 £531 £531
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £363
% change year-on-year +9.68% +6.90% -2.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 5 15
Wiltshire median hourly rate £44.25 £29.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -20.27% +13.85%
10th Percentile £38.15 £26.25 £18.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £39.95 £65.50
South West median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -4.46%

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 November 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 November 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 +1 127 £425 +6.25% 24
Salisbury - 10 £425 - 3
Chippenham +3 6 £375 -6.25% 9
Corsham -14 6 £375 -6.95% 2
SQL
South West

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

1 49 (28.82%) Finance
2 46 (27.06%) Unix
3 44 (25.88%) SQL Server
4 36 (21.18%) Linux
5 35 (20.59%) .NET
5 35 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
6 31 (18.24%) Big Data
6 31 (18.24%) Relational Database
6 31 (18.24%) Data Architecture
7 30 (17.65%) C#
7 30 (17.65%) JavaScript
8 29 (17.06%) Oracle
9 26 (15.29%) Java
10 24 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (13.53%) Python
11 23 (13.53%) REST
12 22 (12.94%) Scrum
12 22 (12.94%) Security Cleared
13 21 (12.35%) Statistical Analysis
13 21 (12.35%) Teradata
13 21 (12.35%) R
13 21 (12.35%) Experimental Design
13 21 (12.35%) Data Science
14 20 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
14 20 (11.76%) Microsoft
15 18 (10.59%) Windows
15 18 (10.59%) HTML
15 18 (10.59%) PL/SQL
15 18 (10.59%) CSS
15 18 (10.59%) Git (software)

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 13 (7.65%) SAS
2 11 (6.47%) IIS
3 7 (4.12%) Apache
3 7 (4.12%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (2.94%) ColdFusion
5 5 (2.94%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.35%) CICS
6 4 (2.35%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.18%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.59%) CMS
8 1 (0.59%) JBoss
8 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.53%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.35%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (2.35%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (2.35%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.59%) Endur
4 1 (0.59%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.53%) Apigee
4 2 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.59%) Azure Functions
5 1 (0.59%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.59%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.59%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.94%) Internet
2 3 (1.76%) Skype
3 2 (1.18%) Firewall
4 1 (0.59%) DNS
4 1 (0.59%) Intranet
4 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (25.88%) SQL Server
2 31 (18.24%) Big Data
2 31 (18.24%) Relational Database
3 14 (8.24%) Oracle Database
4 13 (7.65%) Amazon RDS
5 12 (7.06%) Base SAS
5 12 (7.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 11 (6.47%) MySQL
7 10 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (5.29%) Apache Hive
8 9 (5.29%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (5.29%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (4.71%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (2.94%) DB2
10 5 (2.94%) NoSQL
10 5 (2.94%) Power BI
11 4 (2.35%) Oracle OWB
11 4 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (10.59%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.29%) Jenkins
3 8 (4.71%) Cucumber
3 8 (4.71%) JIRA
4 7 (4.12%) ERwin
5 6 (3.53%) Selenium
6 5 (2.94%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.94%) WebDriver
7 4 (2.35%) PeopleTools
8 3 (1.76%) JBehave
9 2 (1.18%) JUnit
9 2 (1.18%) Maven
9 2 (1.18%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.59%) Ant
10 1 (0.59%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.59%) DbUnit
10 1 (0.59%) jMock
10 1 (0.59%) Mockito
10 1 (0.59%) Rational Rose
10 1 (0.59%) TeamCity
General
1 49 (28.82%) Finance
2 17 (10.00%) Banking
3 5 (2.94%) Military
4 4 (2.35%) General Ledger
4 4 (2.35%) Legal
4 4 (2.35%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.76%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.18%) Automotive
7 1 (0.59%) Front Office
7 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (38.24%) Developer
2 25 (14.71%) Administrator
3 20 (11.76%) Architect
4 13 (7.65%) Analyst
5 12 (7.06%) SAS Developer
6 9 (5.29%) Consultant
7 8 (4.71%) DBA
8 7 (4.12%) .NET Architect
8 7 (4.12%) Java Developer
9 6 (3.53%) .NET Developer
9 6 (3.53%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (3.53%) Applications Developer
9 6 (3.53%) Data Analyst
9 6 (3.53%) Data Architect
9 6 (3.53%) Data Modeller
10 5 (2.94%) Applications Support
10 5 (2.94%) Automation Consultant
10 5 (2.94%) QA Consultant
11 4 (2.35%) Digital Architect
11 4 (2.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (20.59%) .NET
2 23 (13.53%) REST
3 18 (10.59%) CSS
3 18 (10.59%) HTML
4 16 (9.41%) Redux
4 16 (9.41%) Web Services
5 14 (8.24%) ASP.NET
5 14 (8.24%) jQuery
6 13 (7.65%) .NET Framework
6 13 (7.65%) Middleware
7 12 (7.06%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (5.88%) .NET Core
9 9 (5.29%) Node.js
10 8 (4.71%) XML
11 7 (4.12%) HTML5
12 6 (3.53%) Entity Framework
12 6 (3.53%) LAMP
12 6 (3.53%) WCF
13 5 (2.94%) Sass
13 5 (2.94%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 35 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.71%) Mainframe
3 6 (3.53%) PKI
4 5 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (2.94%) User Experience
5 3 (1.76%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.76%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 46 (27.06%) Unix
2 36 (21.18%) Linux
3 18 (10.59%) Windows
4 12 (7.06%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.35%) zOS
7 3 (1.76%) Android
7 3 (1.76%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.76%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.18%) Solaris
8 2 (1.18%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.18%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.59%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (18.24%) Data Architecture
2 24 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (12.94%) Scrum
4 21 (12.35%) Data Science
4 21 (12.35%) Experimental Design
4 21 (12.35%) Statistical Analysis
5 18 (10.59%) Microservices
6 14 (8.24%) Data Modelling
7 13 (7.65%) OO
7 13 (7.65%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (7.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (7.65%) Validation
8 12 (7.06%) Data Validation
9 10 (5.88%) Test Automation
10 9 (5.29%) ETL
11 8 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (4.71%) MVC
11 8 (4.71%) Physical Data Model
12 7 (4.12%) Logical Data Model
13 6 (3.53%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 30 (17.65%) C#
1 30 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 26 (15.29%) Java
3 23 (13.53%) Python
4 21 (12.35%) R
5 18 (10.59%) PL/SQL
6 13 (7.65%) T-SQL
7 12 (7.06%) SAS Macro
8 10 (5.88%) PHP
9 5 (2.94%) COBOL
10 4 (2.35%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.76%) C
11 3 (1.76%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.76%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.59%) C++
12 1 (0.59%) Java 8
12 1 (0.59%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.59%) VB
12 1 (0.59%) VBA
12 1 (0.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (12.94%) Security Cleared
2 14 (8.24%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.12%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.76%) AWS Certification
4 3 (1.76%) ISEB
4 3 (1.76%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.18%) Degree
5 2 (1.18%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.12%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.59%) GDPR
2 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (8.82%) Docker
2 6 (3.53%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (8.24%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (2.94%) SCOM
3 4 (2.35%) Data Guard
3 4 (2.35%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 4 (2.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.59%) Control-M
4 1 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.59%) SCCM
4 1 (0.59%) WMI
Vendors
1 29 (17.06%) Oracle
2 21 (12.35%) Teradata
3 20 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 12 (7.06%) DataFlux
5 6 (3.53%) VMware
6 5 (2.94%) SAP
7 4 (2.35%) Adobe
7 4 (2.35%) IBM
7 4 (2.35%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.18%) McAfee
8 2 (1.18%) Pega
8 2 (1.18%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.18%) Siebel
8 2 (1.18%) Unisys
9 1 (0.59%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.59%) NetIQ
9 1 (0.59%) OpenLink
9 1 (0.59%) Tableau