The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 13 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 24 22 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 9.41% 11.83% 25.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.09% 30.99% 40.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 39
Average daily rate
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£358 £364 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.71% +7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £238 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £405 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 8
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +51.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £25.00 £27.41
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.79%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Programming Languages Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
92 71 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 36.08% 38.17% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 39 89
Average daily rate £375 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 8
Average hourly rate £23.75 £35.00 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.14% +51.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Basingstoke region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
2 17 (34.69%) Oracle
3 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 12 (24.49%) Java
6 11 (22.45%) HTML
6 11 (22.45%) Windows
7 10 (20.41%) Linux
8 9 (18.37%) JavaScript
8 9 (18.37%) .NET
8 9 (18.37%) WebLogic
8 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET
9 8 (16.33%) E-Commerce
9 8 (16.33%) Active Directory
9 8 (16.33%) Telecoms
9 8 (16.33%) Degree
9 8 (16.33%) AngularJS
10 7 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (14.29%) Selenium
10 7 (14.29%) Software Testing
10 7 (14.29%) VMware
10 7 (14.29%) Finance
10 7 (14.29%) ISEB
11 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
11 6 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (12.24%) XML
11 6 (12.24%) UNIX
11 6 (12.24%) JSP
11 6 (12.24%) Ant
11 6 (12.24%) T-SQL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (18.37%) WebLogic
2 5 (10.20%) Apache
3 4 (8.16%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.08%) IIS
4 2 (4.08%) JBoss
4 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.08%) CMS
5 1 (2.04%) SAS
5 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.04%) WordPress
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.20%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) LDAP
2 2 (4.08%) Kerberos
2 2 (4.08%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (2.04%) NAS
3 1 (2.04%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.04%) DNS
3 1 (2.04%) Internet
3 1 (2.04%) OSPF
3 1 (2.04%) BGP
3 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.04%) VoIP
3 1 (2.04%) DHCP
3 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.16%) Data Mining
4 4 (8.16%) DB2
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (8.16%) MySQL
5 2 (4.08%) OLAP
5 2 (4.08%) MS Access
6 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (2.04%) QlikView
6 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.04%) Xcelsius
6 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.04%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (2.04%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Selenium
1 7 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (12.24%) Maven
2 6 (12.24%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.24%) Ant
3 4 (8.16%) JUnit
3 4 (8.16%) Gerrit
3 4 (8.16%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.12%) SoapUI
5 2 (4.08%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (4.08%) TestComplete
5 2 (4.08%) LoadRunner
5 2 (4.08%) Subversion
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (16.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (14.29%) Finance
3 4 (8.16%) Retail
4 3 (6.12%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.04%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Analyst
2 15 (30.61%) Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Data Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Tester
5 5 (10.20%) Test Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Java Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Test Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) QA Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Integration Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) SQL DBA
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Tester
8 2 (4.08%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.08%) DBA
8 2 (4.08%) Report Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Database Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) HTML
2 9 (18.37%) .NET
2 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET
3 8 (16.33%) AngularJS
4 6 (12.24%) XML
4 6 (12.24%) JSP
5 5 (10.20%) CSS
5 5 (10.20%) Web Services
5 5 (10.20%) Gherkin
6 4 (8.16%) HTML5
6 4 (8.16%) Spring
6 4 (8.16%) JMS
6 4 (8.16%) JAXB
6 4 (8.16%) Servlets
6 4 (8.16%) SOAP
7 3 (6.12%) Ajax
7 3 (6.12%) Java EE
7 3 (6.12%) SailPoint
8 2 (4.08%) OpenID
8 2 (4.08%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) AS400
3 2 (4.08%) Replication
3 2 (4.08%) Clustering
3 2 (4.08%) SecurID
3 2 (4.08%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.08%) NHS
3 2 (4.08%) iSeries
4 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.04%) EPoS
4 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.04%) Life Science
4 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) Windows
2 10 (20.41%) Linux
3 6 (12.24%) UNIX
3 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.12%) Solaris
6 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.08%) Android
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.04%) AIX
7 1 (2.04%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (16.33%) E-Commerce
3 7 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 6 (12.24%) System Testing
5 5 (10.20%) Integration Testing
5 5 (10.20%) TDD
5 5 (10.20%) Business Analysis
5 5 (10.20%) BDD
6 4 (8.16%) Release Management
7 3 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.12%) ETL
7 3 (6.12%) Regression Testing
7 3 (6.12%) MVC
7 3 (6.12%) Migration
7 3 (6.12%) Scrum
7 3 (6.12%) Web Design
7 3 (6.12%) Analytics
7 3 (6.12%) Manual Testing
7 3 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.12%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) Java
2 9 (18.37%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.24%) C#
3 6 (12.24%) T-SQL
4 5 (10.20%) PL/SQL
5 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.12%) Perl
7 2 (4.08%) C
7 2 (4.08%) VBA
7 2 (4.08%) Python
7 2 (4.08%) Ruby
8 1 (2.04%) BeanShell
8 1 (2.04%) VBScript
8 1 (2.04%) VB
8 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
2 7 (14.29%) ISEB
3 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.08%) MCP
5 2 (4.08%) MCTS
5 2 (4.08%) MCITP
5 2 (4.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.08%) MCDBA
6 1 (2.04%) MCSA
6 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.04%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (16.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) SCCM
2 4 (8.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (4.08%) OpenAM
4 1 (2.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
2 17 (34.69%) Oracle
3 7 (14.29%) VMware
4 4 (8.16%) IBM
5 2 (4.08%) ForgeRock
5 2 (4.08%) Ektron
5 2 (4.08%) Endeca
5 2 (4.08%) Google
5 2 (4.08%) Coremetrics
6 1 (2.04%) Brocade
6 1 (2.04%) DevExpress
6 1 (2.04%) Juniper
6 1 (2.04%) CA
6 1 (2.04%) Informatica
6 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.04%) Acronis
6 1 (2.04%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco