The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Basingstoke region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 45 62 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 20.93% 25.51% 12.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 53.91% 25.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 52 19
Average daily rate £323 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £320 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £28.00 £23.13 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.08% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £27.50 £25.56
% change year-on-year
+12.72% +7.57%
Programming Languages Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
90 115 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 41.86% 47.33% 46.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 71 41
Average daily rate £340 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 5
Average hourly rate £32.75 £30.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.16% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.13 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.95 £39.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
SQL
Hampshire

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014, 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 32 (34.04%) .NET
2 31 (32.98%) SQL Server
2 31 (32.98%) Microsoft
3 28 (29.79%) C#
4 25 (26.60%) Finance
5 24 (25.53%) JavaScript
5 24 (25.53%) ASP.NET
6 23 (24.47%) UNIX
7 22 (23.40%) Windows
7 22 (23.40%) HTML
8 21 (22.34%) ITIL
9 19 (20.21%) MVC
10 18 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (19.15%) SharePoint
10 18 (19.15%) SQL Server 2005
11 17 (18.09%) XML
11 17 (18.09%) CSS
11 17 (18.09%) Shell Script
12 16 (17.02%) DB2
12 16 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (15.96%) Performance Tuning
14 14 (14.89%) Web Services
14 14 (14.89%) SharePoint 2010
15 13 (13.83%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (13.83%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (13.83%) CMS
16 12 (12.77%) Windows XP
16 12 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
16 12 (12.77%) Internet

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 18 (19.15%) SharePoint
2 14 (14.89%) SharePoint 2010
3 13 (13.83%) CMS
4 11 (11.70%) MS Exchange
5 10 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (9.57%) IBM Notes
6 9 (9.57%) Lotus Domino
7 5 (5.32%) Apache
7 5 (5.32%) IIS
8 4 (4.26%) WebSphere
9 2 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (1.06%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) SaaS
2 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.77%) Internet
2 6 (6.38%) HTTP
3 3 (3.19%) DNS
4 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.06%) LAN
4 1 (1.06%) WAN
4 1 (1.06%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (32.98%) SQL Server
2 18 (19.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (17.02%) DB2
4 13 (13.83%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (11.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (7.45%) MySQL
7 5 (5.32%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (4.26%) Relational Database
8 4 (4.26%) Oracle Database
9 3 (3.19%) QlikView
9 3 (3.19%) Data Mart
10 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (2.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (1.06%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 10 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (8.51%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.32%) Subversion
4 4 (4.26%) ReSharper
4 4 (4.26%) Selenium
4 4 (4.26%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.26%) SoapUI
4 4 (4.26%) SpecFlow
4 4 (4.26%) NCrunch
5 3 (3.19%) Moq
5 3 (3.19%) NUnit
5 3 (3.19%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.13%) WinRunner
6 2 (2.13%) TestDirector
6 2 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (1.06%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.06%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.06%) Hudson
7 1 (1.06%) MSBuild
General
1 25 (26.60%) Finance
2 5 (5.32%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.26%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.06%) Back Office
4 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (35.11%) Developer
2 17 (18.09%) DBA
3 15 (15.96%) Analyst
4 13 (13.83%) C# Developer
5 12 (12.77%) .NET Developer
5 12 (12.77%) Test Analyst
6 11 (11.70%) DB2 DBA
7 9 (9.57%) Administrator
8 8 (8.51%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (8.51%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (7.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (5.32%) Oracle DBA
10 5 (5.32%) Web Developer
11 4 (4.26%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 4 (4.26%) Agile C# Developer
11 4 (4.26%) Ruby Developer
12 3 (3.19%) Data Administrator
12 3 (3.19%) Web Analyst
12 3 (3.19%) Web Test Analyst
12 3 (3.19%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (34.04%) .NET
2 24 (25.53%) ASP.NET
3 22 (23.40%) HTML
4 17 (18.09%) XML
4 17 (18.09%) CSS
5 14 (14.89%) Web Services
6 12 (12.77%) .NET Framework
6 12 (12.77%) WCF
6 12 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (11.70%) jQuery
8 10 (10.64%) Ajax
9 9 (9.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (6.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 6 (6.38%) LINQ
11 5 (5.32%) SOAP
11 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 4 (4.26%) Ruby on Rails
12 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (3.19%) Castle Windsor
13 3 (3.19%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.64%) Replication
2 9 (9.57%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.19%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.13%) Clustering
5 1 (1.06%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 23 (24.47%) UNIX
2 22 (23.40%) Windows
3 16 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (12.77%) Windows XP
4 12 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (10.64%) Windows 7
5 10 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (7.45%) Linux
7 6 (6.38%) AIX
8 2 (2.13%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.06%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.34%) ITIL
2 19 (20.21%) MVC
3 18 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (15.96%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (13.83%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (10.64%) DSDM
7 9 (9.57%) Software Engineering
7 9 (9.57%) Software Testing
7 9 (9.57%) Data Protection
7 9 (9.57%) ITIL V3
8 8 (8.51%) Web Development
8 8 (8.51%) TDD
8 8 (8.51%) Automated Testing
8 8 (8.51%) OO
9 7 (7.45%) Waterfall
10 6 (6.38%) SOA
10 6 (6.38%) Benchmarking
11 5 (5.32%) Scrum
11 5 (5.32%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (4.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (29.79%) C#
2 24 (25.53%) JavaScript
3 17 (18.09%) Shell Script
4 12 (12.77%) PowerShell
5 10 (10.64%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.26%) Java
6 4 (4.26%) C++
6 4 (4.26%) Python
6 4 (4.26%) Ruby
7 2 (2.13%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.06%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.06%) Delphi
8 1 (1.06%) Perl
8 1 (1.06%) PHP
8 1 (1.06%) PHP5
8 1 (1.06%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (10.64%) ISEB
1 10 (10.64%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.51%) ISTQB
2 8 (8.51%) Degree
3 6 (6.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.13%) OCP
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.45%) SLA
2 3 (3.19%) HL7
3 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 9 (9.57%) Hyper-V
2 6 (6.38%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.26%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (4.26%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (12.77%) SCCM
2 10 (10.64%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (9.57%) SCOM
3 9 (9.57%) SCVMM
3 9 (9.57%) SCDPM
4 3 (3.19%) Control-M
4 3 (3.19%) Data Guard
4 3 (3.19%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.13%) Netcool
5 2 (2.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (2.13%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 31 (32.98%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.77%) Ektron
3 9 (9.57%) Lotus
4 8 (8.51%) Oracle
4 8 (8.51%) HP
5 5 (5.32%) Netezza
6 3 (3.19%) Remedy
6 3 (3.19%) VMware
6 3 (3.19%) Google
6 3 (3.19%) IBM
7 2 (2.13%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.13%) Citrix
7 2 (2.13%) Veritas
7 2 (2.13%) McAfee
8 1 (1.06%) Open Text
8 1 (1.06%) Sitecore
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