Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 8 9
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 132 171 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 10.31% 13.31% 10.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.46% 42.43% 40.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 124 131
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £306 £263 £263
90th Percentile £498 £513 £475
South West median daily rate £388 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +7.64% +2.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 8
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £26.75 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.80% +40.57% -33.23%
10th Percentile £26.25 £16.10 £15.78
90th Percentile £28.75 £35.03 £38.05
South West median hourly rate £36.25 £27.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year +34.26% -31.21% +37.72%

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 383 403 389
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 29.92% 31.36% 25.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 281 268
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £304 £275 £275
90th Percentile £532 £530 £471
South West median daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +6.21% -2.03% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 27
Wiltshire median hourly rate £29.50 £37.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.27% +13.85% +14.04%
10th Percentile £26.25 £18.50 £18.05
90th Percentile £39.95 £65.50 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +3.90% -1.91% +12.38%

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 23 November 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 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 23 November 2017. 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 0 102 £400 +6.67% 10
Corsham - 10 £403 -
Chippenham -8 1 - - 2
SQL
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 46 (34.85%) SQL Server
2 39 (29.55%) Oracle
3 31 (23.48%) Finance
4 29 (21.97%) C#
5 28 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (19.70%) JavaScript
7 26 (19.70%) Microsoft
8 25 (18.94%) .NET
9 24 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (15.15%) ETL
10 20 (15.15%) ASP.NET
11 19 (14.39%) HTML
12 18 (13.64%) PL/SQL
12 18 (13.64%) MVC
12 18 (13.64%) Security Cleared
13 17 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (12.88%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (12.88%) T-SQL
13 17 (12.88%) CSS
14 16 (12.12%) Java
14 16 (12.12%) XML
14 16 (12.12%) Power BI
15 15 (11.36%) Unix
15 15 (11.36%) Migration
15 15 (11.36%) .NET Framework
16 14 (10.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 13 (9.85%) Oracle EBS
17 13 (9.85%) Data Modelling
17 13 (9.85%) SQL Server 2016

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 6 (4.55%) IIS
1 6 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (3.79%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.03%) Apache
3 4 (3.03%) Apache Pig
3 4 (3.03%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.03%) SAS
3 4 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.52%) CMS
5 2 (1.52%) Confluence
5 2 (1.52%) Kentico
5 2 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.76%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.76%) Mongrel
6 1 (0.76%) nginx
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (6.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (3.03%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.03%) SPSS
3 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.76%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 13 (9.85%) Oracle EBS
1 13 (9.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (5.30%) Oracle Payroll
3 6 (4.55%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (4.55%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (2.27%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (2.27%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (2.27%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 3 (2.27%) Oracle iProcurement
4 3 (2.27%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (1.52%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.76%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.30%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 3 (2.27%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.52%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (1.52%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.52%) IaaS
5 2 (1.52%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.52%) PaaS
5 2 (1.52%) Route 53
5 2 (1.52%) Serverless
5 2 (1.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.76%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.27%) VPN
2 2 (1.52%) HTTP
2 2 (1.52%) SSL
2 2 (1.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.76%) DHCP
3 1 (0.76%) DNS
3 1 (0.76%) Firewall
3 1 (0.76%) FTP
3 1 (0.76%) IPsec
3 1 (0.76%) LDAP
3 1 (0.76%) Network Security
3 1 (0.76%) SSH
3 1 (0.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (34.85%) SQL Server
2 24 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (12.12%) Power BI
4 14 (10.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (9.85%) SQL Server 2016
6 8 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (5.30%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (4.55%) MongoDB
8 6 (4.55%) Oracle Database
8 6 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (3.79%) MySQL
9 5 (3.79%) NoSQL
10 4 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (3.03%) Apache Hive
10 4 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (3.03%) Big Data
10 4 (3.03%) Geospatial Data
10 4 (3.03%) Hadoop
10 4 (3.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 11 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 10 (7.58%) JIRA
2 10 (7.58%) Selenium
3 7 (5.30%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.30%) Subversion
4 6 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.79%) Maven
6 4 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (3.03%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.03%) NUnit
6 4 (3.03%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.27%) Bitbucket
7 3 (2.27%) Gradle
7 3 (2.27%) ReSharper
7 3 (2.27%) TortoiseSVN
8 2 (1.52%) Ant
8 2 (1.52%) JUnit
8 2 (1.52%) NuGet
8 2 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 31 (23.48%) Finance
2 7 (5.30%) Marketing
3 6 (4.55%) General Ledger
4 5 (3.79%) Retail
5 4 (3.03%) Billing
6 2 (1.52%) Banking
6 2 (1.52%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.76%) Law
7 1 (0.76%) Legal
7 1 (0.76%) Military
7 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (45.45%) Developer
2 18 (13.64%) Analyst
3 13 (9.85%) Consultant
4 10 (7.58%) .NET Developer
4 10 (7.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 10 (7.58%) Oracle Developer
5 9 (6.82%) C# Developer
6 8 (6.06%) Data Analyst
6 8 (6.06%) SQL Developer
7 7 (5.30%) Test Analyst
8 6 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (3.79%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (3.79%) Administrator
9 5 (3.79%) Business Developer
9 5 (3.79%) E-Business Developer
9 5 (3.79%) Insight Analyst
9 5 (3.79%) Oracle Consultant
9 5 (3.79%) Power BI Developer
9 5 (3.79%) Senior Developer
9 5 (3.79%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.94%) .NET
2 20 (15.15%) ASP.NET
3 19 (14.39%) HTML
4 17 (12.88%) CSS
5 16 (12.12%) XML
6 15 (11.36%) .NET Framework
7 12 (9.09%) JSON
7 12 (9.09%) WCF
8 11 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (8.33%) Web Services
9 10 (7.58%) AngularJS
9 10 (7.58%) HTML5
9 10 (7.58%) jQuery
9 10 (7.58%) REST
10 7 (5.30%) Entity Framework
11 6 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (3.79%) LINQ
12 5 (3.79%) SOAP
12 5 (3.79%) Spring
12 5 (3.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.79%) User Experience
3 3 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.52%) Clustering
4 2 (1.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.52%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.52%) Replication
5 1 (0.76%) CESG
5 1 (0.76%) CMDB
5 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.76%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.36%) Unix
2 12 (9.09%) Windows
3 4 (3.03%) Solaris
3 4 (3.03%) Windows 7
3 4 (3.03%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.27%) CentOS
4 3 (2.27%) Linux
4 3 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.76%) CoreOS
5 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (15.15%) ETL
4 18 (13.64%) MVC
5 17 (12.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (11.36%) Migration
7 13 (9.85%) Data Modelling
8 9 (6.82%) CRM
8 9 (6.82%) Data Cleansing
8 9 (6.82%) Data Migration
8 9 (6.82%) Data Transformation
8 9 (6.82%) Integration Testing
8 9 (6.82%) Post-Production
8 9 (6.82%) Scrum
8 9 (6.82%) Unit Testing
9 8 (6.06%) Asset Management
9 8 (6.06%) Data Analysis
9 8 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (5.30%) Change Control
10 7 (5.30%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 29 (21.97%) C#
2 26 (19.70%) JavaScript
3 18 (13.64%) PL/SQL
4 17 (12.88%) T-SQL
5 16 (12.12%) Java
6 9 (6.82%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.03%) VB
8 3 (2.27%) Python
8 3 (2.27%) R
9 2 (1.52%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.52%) Delphi
9 2 (1.52%) Ruby
9 2 (1.52%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.52%) VBScript
10 1 (0.76%) C
10 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.76%) VBA
10 1 (0.76%) XAML
Qualifications
1 18 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.06%) DV Cleared
3 7 (5.30%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (3.79%) Degree
5 5 (3.79%) ISTQB
6 4 (3.03%) ISEB
7 3 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.52%) MCSA
8 2 (1.52%) MCSE
8 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.76%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.82%) Data Quality
2 7 (5.30%) QA
3 4 (3.03%) PMO
4 1 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.55%) Docker
3 2 (1.52%) GlusterFS
4 1 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.76%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (4.55%) Nagios
2 4 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (3.03%) WSUS
3 3 (2.27%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.52%) OSSEC
5 1 (0.76%) Mesos
5 1 (0.76%) Puppet
5 1 (0.76%) SCCM
5 1 (0.76%) Terraform
5 1 (0.76%) WMI
Vendors
1 39 (29.55%) Oracle
2 26 (19.70%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.82%) Tableau
4 5 (3.79%) Informatica
5 4 (3.03%) Citrix
5 4 (3.03%) Dell KACE
5 4 (3.03%) McAfee
5 4 (3.03%) NetApp
5 4 (3.03%) SAP
6 3 (2.27%) Teradata
7 2 (1.52%) New Relic
7 2 (1.52%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.52%) RedGate
7 2 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.52%) Talend
7 2 (1.52%) Twitter
8 1 (0.76%) Sencha
8 1 (0.76%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.76%) Telerik
8 1 (0.76%) VMware