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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 26 48 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 12.56% 22.86% 26.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.67% 51.61% 55.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 39 54
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £185 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £28.00 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +21.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +18.18%
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Hampshire

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
75 93 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 36.23% 44.29% 47.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 64 73
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £196 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 7
Average hourly rate £42.00 £32.75 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.24% -5.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
1 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (30.65%) SQL Server
2 19 (30.65%) CSS
3 18 (29.03%) HTML
3 18 (29.03%) .NET
4 17 (27.42%) JavaScript
4 17 (27.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (25.81%) C#
6 15 (24.19%) Oracle
7 14 (22.58%) Web Services
7 14 (22.58%) Scrum
8 13 (20.97%) Windows
9 12 (19.35%) XML
9 12 (19.35%) Ektron
10 11 (17.74%) VMware
10 11 (17.74%) MVC
11 10 (16.13%) Finance
11 10 (16.13%) Linux
11 10 (16.13%) Security Cleared
11 10 (16.13%) PowerShell
12 9 (14.52%) Software Testing
12 9 (14.52%) SharePoint 2010
12 9 (14.52%) SharePoint
12 9 (14.52%) HTTP
12 9 (14.52%) ASP.NET
12 9 (14.52%) Java
12 9 (14.52%) Active Directory
13 8 (12.90%) ISEB
13 8 (12.90%) CMS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (14.52%) SharePoint
1 9 (14.52%) SharePoint 2010
2 8 (12.90%) CMS
3 6 (9.68%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.84%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.23%) IIS
5 2 (3.23%) JBoss
5 2 (3.23%) Apache
5 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.61%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.61%) SAS
6 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (4.84%) OpenShift
2 2 (3.23%) SaaS
3 1 (1.61%) Office 365
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.52%) HTTP
2 2 (3.23%) Kerberos
2 2 (3.23%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (3.23%) LDAP
3 1 (1.61%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (30.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) MySQL
2 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.84%) Data Mining
4 3 (4.84%) MS Access
4 3 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.23%) DB2
5 2 (3.23%) QlikView
6 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.61%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (1.61%) OLAP
6 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.61%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.61%) Ingres
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (27.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.68%) Ant
2 6 (9.68%) Visual Studio
3 5 (8.06%) Maven
4 3 (4.84%) StarTeam
4 3 (4.84%) Selenium
4 3 (4.84%) Subversion
4 3 (4.84%) JUnit
4 3 (4.84%) Gerrit
4 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.23%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (3.23%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.61%) ClearQuest
6 1 (1.61%) NUnit
6 1 (1.61%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.61%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.61%) MSTest
6 1 (1.61%) CppUnit
General
1 10 (16.13%) Finance
2 8 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (43.55%) Developer
2 16 (25.81%) Analyst
3 12 (19.35%) .NET Developer
4 6 (9.68%) C# Developer
4 6 (9.68%) Data Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Test Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Database Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Tester
7 3 (4.84%) DBA
7 3 (4.84%) SQL DBA
7 3 (4.84%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Audit Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) LAMP Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (30.65%) CSS
2 18 (29.03%) HTML
2 18 (29.03%) .NET
3 14 (22.58%) Web Services
4 12 (19.35%) XML
5 9 (14.52%) ASP.NET
6 7 (11.29%) Entity Framework
7 6 (9.68%) AngularJS
7 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (9.68%) .NET Framework
8 5 (8.06%) Spring
8 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (4.84%) Ajax
9 3 (4.84%) WCF
9 3 (4.84%) Hibernate
9 3 (4.84%) JAXB
9 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (4.84%) Gherkin
10 2 (3.23%) SailPoint
10 2 (3.23%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.06%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.84%) Open Source
4 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.23%) SecurID
4 2 (3.23%) Replication
4 2 (3.23%) Clustering
4 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.61%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.61%) EPoS
5 1 (1.61%) PKI
5 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.97%) Windows
2 10 (16.13%) Linux
3 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (11.29%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.84%) Windows 8
4 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.84%) UNIX
4 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.84%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.23%) Solaris
6 1 (1.61%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.58%) Scrum
3 11 (17.74%) MVC
4 9 (14.52%) Software Testing
5 7 (11.29%) DSDM
6 5 (8.06%) TDD
6 5 (8.06%) System Testing
7 4 (6.45%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.45%) BDD
7 4 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (4.84%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.84%) Coaching
8 3 (4.84%) Project Management
8 3 (4.84%) Data Management
8 3 (4.84%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.84%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.23%) Performance Testing
9 2 (3.23%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.23%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (27.42%) JavaScript
2 16 (25.81%) C#
3 10 (16.13%) PowerShell
4 9 (14.52%) Java
5 8 (12.90%) VB
6 6 (9.68%) T-SQL
7 5 (8.06%) PL/SQL
8 4 (6.45%) VBScript
8 4 (6.45%) Python
9 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.84%) VBA
9 3 (4.84%) C
10 2 (3.23%) C++
10 2 (3.23%) Perl
10 2 (3.23%) PHP
10 2 (3.23%) VB6
10 2 (3.23%) Ruby
11 1 (1.61%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.61%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.90%) Degree
2 8 (12.90%) ISEB
3 6 (9.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (9.68%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.45%) ISTQB
5 3 (4.84%) CCNA
5 3 (4.84%) RHCSA
5 3 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.84%) RHCE
5 3 (4.84%) RHCA
6 2 (3.23%) MCTS
6 2 (3.23%) MCITP
6 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.23%) MCP
6 2 (3.23%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) HL7
2 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (14.52%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.68%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.61%) XenApp
4 1 (1.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (11.29%) SCCM
1 7 (11.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (8.06%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (3.23%) OpenAM
4 1 (1.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
2 15 (24.19%) Oracle
3 12 (19.35%) Ektron
4 11 (17.74%) VMware
5 5 (8.06%) HP
6 4 (6.45%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.84%) Borland
8 2 (3.23%) IBM
8 2 (3.23%) Business Objects
8 2 (3.23%) Google
8 2 (3.23%) ForgeRock
9 1 (1.61%) DevExpress
9 1 (1.61%) SAP
9 1 (1.61%) Dell
9 1 (1.61%) Citrix
9 1 (1.61%) Wyse
9 1 (1.61%) AppSense
9 1 (1.61%) Acronis
9 1 (1.61%) Lumension
9 1 (1.61%) Xamarin