Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 12 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 105 121 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 9.70% 9.26% 11.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.49% 32.18% 37.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 81 119
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% +5.07%
10th Percentile £300 £268 £225
90th Percentile £538 £513 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £39.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.65% +42.73% +36.24%
10th Percentile £42.50 £38.58 £12.08
90th Percentile £47.50 £39.73 £47.08
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £44.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +2.27% +20.55% +35.19%

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 356 376 382
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 32.90% 28.79% 29.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 248 257
Wiltshire median daily rate £435 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.00% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £306 £273 £263
90th Percentile £608 £506 £475
South West median daily rate £410 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +9.33% +3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 25
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.00 £38.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.08% +2.67% +85.78%
10th Percentile £37.50 £31.25 £14.10
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.50 £48.90
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -1.16% +2.38% +15.07%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +10 73 £450 +16.13% 33
Chippenham -10 4 £225 -23.40% 6
Corsham +3 1 - - 2
Salisbury +3 1 £290 -12.91% 6
Trowbridge - 1 £350 -
SQL
South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 40 (38.10%) Finance
2 34 (32.38%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (29.52%) Microsoft
4 27 (25.71%) HTML
4 27 (25.71%) JavaScript
5 26 (24.76%) .NET
5 26 (24.76%) CSS
5 26 (24.76%) Microsoft Azure
6 23 (21.90%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (20.95%) C#
8 21 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 20 (19.05%) IIS
10 19 (18.10%) Unix
10 19 (18.10%) MVC
11 17 (16.19%) Oracle
12 16 (15.24%) XML
12 16 (15.24%) Data Modelling
12 16 (15.24%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (14.29%) Windows
13 15 (14.29%) Windows Server
14 14 (13.33%) ASP.NET
14 14 (13.33%) SharePoint
15 12 (11.43%) VMware
15 12 (11.43%) REST
15 12 (11.43%) jQuery
16 11 (10.48%) Data Architecture
16 11 (10.48%) TypeScript
17 10 (9.52%) AngularJS
17 10 (9.52%) ETL
17 10 (9.52%) 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 20 (19.05%) IIS
2 14 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.67%) SAS
4 5 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (3.81%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (3.81%) NServiceBus
5 4 (3.81%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.86%) Apache Solr
6 3 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.95%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (2.86%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (2.86%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (1.90%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.95%) Endur
4 1 (0.95%) FastStats
4 1 (0.95%) FastStats PeopleStage
4 1 (0.95%) Findur
4 1 (0.95%) Sage X3
4 1 (0.95%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 26 (24.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (8.57%) Office 365
3 1 (0.95%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.76%) SAN
2 4 (3.81%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.52%) Azure SQL Database
3 8 (7.62%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (6.67%) Power BI
5 6 (5.71%) Base SAS
5 6 (5.71%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 6 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (4.76%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.86%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.86%) Big Data
7 3 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.86%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.90%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.90%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (1.90%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.90%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 9 (8.57%) ERwin
2 8 (7.62%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.76%) Selenium
4 4 (3.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (3.81%) Bitbucket
4 4 (3.81%) Subversion
5 3 (2.86%) NUnit
5 3 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.90%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.90%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.90%) JIRA
7 1 (0.95%) Ant
7 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.95%) JUnit
7 1 (0.95%) Maven
7 1 (0.95%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.95%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.95%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 40 (38.10%) Finance
2 7 (6.67%) Banking
3 3 (2.86%) General Ledger
3 3 (2.86%) Marketing
4 2 (1.90%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.95%) Advertising
5 1 (0.95%) Back Office
5 1 (0.95%) Billing
5 1 (0.95%) Electronics
5 1 (0.95%) Front Office
5 1 (0.95%) Publishing
5 1 (0.95%) Retail
5 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (40.95%) Developer
2 16 (15.24%) Analyst
3 12 (11.43%) Architect
4 11 (10.48%) .NET Developer
5 9 (8.57%) SharePoint Developer
6 8 (7.62%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (7.62%) C# Developer
6 8 (7.62%) Cloud Developer
6 8 (7.62%) Data Architect
6 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Developer
7 7 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (6.67%) Consultant
8 6 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (5.71%) Applications Support
8 6 (5.71%) SQL Developer
9 5 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 5 (4.76%) Designer
10 4 (3.81%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (25.71%) HTML
2 26 (24.76%) .NET
2 26 (24.76%) CSS
3 16 (15.24%) XML
4 14 (13.33%) ASP.NET
5 12 (11.43%) jQuery
5 12 (11.43%) REST
6 10 (9.52%) AngularJS
6 10 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (8.57%) Web Services
8 7 (6.67%) .NET Framework
9 6 (5.71%) SOAP
10 5 (4.76%) JSON
10 5 (4.76%) Razor View Engine
10 5 (4.76%) WCF
11 4 (3.81%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (3.81%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (2.86%) Entity Framework
13 2 (1.90%) J2EE
13 2 (1.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.90%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.86%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.90%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.90%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.90%) User Experience
5 1 (0.95%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (0.95%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.10%) Unix
2 15 (14.29%) Windows
2 15 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 8 (7.62%) Linux
4 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.86%) Windows 10
5 3 (2.86%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (32.38%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (18.10%) MVC
3 16 (15.24%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (15.24%) Data Modelling
4 11 (10.48%) Data Architecture
5 10 (9.52%) ETL
6 9 (8.57%) Software Engineering
7 8 (7.62%) Migration
7 8 (7.62%) Scrum
7 8 (7.62%) Software Delivery
7 8 (7.62%) Waterfall
8 7 (6.67%) SOA
8 7 (6.67%) Validation
9 6 (5.71%) Conceptual Models
9 6 (5.71%) Data Migration
9 6 (5.71%) Data Validation
9 6 (5.71%) Microservices
9 6 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (5.71%) Physical Data Model
9 6 (5.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.71%) JavaScript
2 22 (20.95%) C#
3 11 (10.48%) TypeScript
4 10 (9.52%) PL/SQL
5 8 (7.62%) Java
5 8 (7.62%) PowerShell
6 7 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 6 (5.71%) SAS Macro
8 2 (1.90%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.90%) VB
8 2 (1.90%) VBA
9 1 (0.95%) C++
9 1 (0.95%) COBOL
9 1 (0.95%) PHP
9 1 (0.95%) Python
9 1 (0.95%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (3.81%) CCNA
1 4 (3.81%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (3.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.86%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.90%) Degree
3 2 (1.90%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.95%) IIBA
4 1 (0.95%) ISEB
4 1 (0.95%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 9 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 5 (4.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (6.67%) SCCM
2 5 (4.76%) SCOM
3 2 (1.90%) SCSM
Vendors
1 31 (29.52%) Microsoft
2 17 (16.19%) Oracle
3 12 (11.43%) VMware
4 7 (6.67%) SAP
5 6 (5.71%) DataFlux
5 6 (5.71%) Tableau
6 5 (4.76%) Citrix
6 5 (4.76%) NetApp
7 4 (3.81%) Cisco
8 3 (2.86%) Unisys
9 2 (1.90%) ESRI
9 2 (1.90%) Northgate
9 2 (1.90%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.95%) Apteco
10 1 (0.95%) Mercator
10 1 (0.95%) OpenLink
10 1 (0.95%) Sage