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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 19 30 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 9.22% 14.29% 22.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.46% 33.71% 40.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 28
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £450 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
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 £23.75 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +9.09%
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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
81 89 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 39.32% 42.38% 55.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 59 60
Average daily rate £350 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 10
Average hourly rate £22.50 £36.25 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.93% +56.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 3 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 3 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 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
2 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 16 (31.37%) .NET
5 14 (27.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (25.49%) Oracle
7 12 (23.53%) C#
7 12 (23.53%) Java
8 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET
8 10 (19.61%) Windows
9 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
9 9 (17.65%) HTML
10 8 (15.69%) MVC
10 8 (15.69%) Telecoms
10 8 (15.69%) Scrum
10 8 (15.69%) CSS
10 8 (15.69%) Visual Studio
10 8 (15.69%) XML
10 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
10 8 (15.69%) PowerShell
10 8 (15.69%) Degree
11 7 (13.73%) Software Testing
11 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (13.73%) Linux
11 7 (13.73%) Web Services
11 7 (13.73%) Finance
11 7 (13.73%) VMware
11 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
12 6 (11.76%) ISEB
12 6 (11.76%) WebLogic

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 6 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 4 (7.84%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.92%) CMS
3 2 (3.92%) IIS
3 2 (3.92%) JBoss
3 2 (3.92%) Apache
3 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.96%) SAS
4 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.96%) WordPress
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) HTTP
2 3 (5.88%) LDAP
3 2 (3.92%) Kerberos
3 2 (3.92%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (1.96%) NAS
4 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.96%) DNS
4 1 (1.96%) Internet
4 1 (1.96%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.96%) VoIP
4 1 (1.96%) DHCP
4 1 (1.96%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.84%) Data Mining
3 4 (7.84%) DB2
3 4 (7.84%) MySQL
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.88%) MS Access
5 2 (3.92%) OLAP
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.96%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (1.96%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (1.96%) Xcelsius
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (1.96%) QlikView
6 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (15.69%) Visual Studio
3 6 (11.76%) Ant
3 6 (11.76%) Maven
3 6 (11.76%) Selenium
3 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.84%) Gerrit
4 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.84%) JUnit
5 3 (5.88%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.92%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (3.92%) TestComplete
6 2 (3.92%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.92%) LoadRunner
6 2 (3.92%) Subversion
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.96%) MSTest
General
1 8 (15.69%) Telecoms
2 7 (13.73%) Finance
3 4 (7.84%) Retail
4 3 (5.88%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (45.10%) Analyst
2 20 (39.22%) Developer
3 9 (17.65%) Data Analyst
4 8 (15.69%) .NET Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Test Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Business Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) C# Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Test Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.84%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Audit Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Tester
8 3 (5.88%) Database Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) QA Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Test Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Tester
9 2 (3.92%) SQL DBA
9 2 (3.92%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (31.37%) .NET
2 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET
3 9 (17.65%) HTML
4 8 (15.69%) XML
4 8 (15.69%) CSS
5 7 (13.73%) Web Services
6 6 (11.76%) Spring
7 5 (9.80%) AngularJS
7 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (7.84%) Gherkin
8 4 (7.84%) JAXB
8 4 (7.84%) SOAP
9 3 (5.88%) JSP
9 3 (5.88%) Hibernate
9 3 (5.88%) SailPoint
9 3 (5.88%) Ajax
10 2 (3.92%) JSTL
10 2 (3.92%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 2 (3.92%) GWT
10 2 (3.92%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.92%) AS400
4 2 (3.92%) Replication
4 2 (3.92%) Clustering
4 2 (3.92%) SecurID
4 2 (3.92%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.92%) iSeries
4 2 (3.92%) NHS
4 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.96%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.96%) EPoS
5 1 (1.96%) Life Science
5 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.61%) Windows
2 7 (13.73%) Linux
3 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.80%) Windows 7
4 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.88%) UNIX
5 3 (5.88%) Solaris
6 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.92%) Android
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.96%) AIX
7 1 (1.96%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
2 8 (15.69%) MVC
2 8 (15.69%) Scrum
3 7 (13.73%) Software Testing
4 5 (9.80%) Integration Testing
4 5 (9.80%) Business Analysis
4 5 (9.80%) System Testing
5 4 (7.84%) Manual Testing
5 4 (7.84%) Release Management
5 4 (7.84%) TDD
5 4 (7.84%) BDD
5 4 (7.84%) SDLC
6 3 (5.88%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (5.88%) Analytics
6 3 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.88%) Data Management
6 3 (5.88%) Regression Testing
6 3 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.92%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.53%) Java
1 12 (23.53%) C#
2 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 8 (15.69%) PowerShell
4 6 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.84%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.88%) VBA
7 2 (3.92%) Python
7 2 (3.92%) Ruby
7 2 (3.92%) VB
7 2 (3.92%) C
7 2 (3.92%) Perl
8 1 (1.96%) PHP
8 1 (1.96%) C++
8 1 (1.96%) BeanShell
8 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Degree
2 6 (11.76%) ISEB
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.92%) MCDBA
4 2 (3.92%) MCP
4 2 (3.92%) MCTS
4 2 (3.92%) MCITP
5 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) MCSA
5 1 (1.96%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) HL7
3 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (7.84%) SCCM
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (3.92%) OpenAM
3 1 (1.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.49%) Oracle
3 7 (13.73%) VMware
4 4 (7.84%) Google
4 4 (7.84%) IBM
5 3 (5.88%) Ektron
6 2 (3.92%) ForgeRock
6 2 (3.92%) Coremetrics
6 2 (3.92%) Endeca
7 1 (1.96%) DevExpress
7 1 (1.96%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.96%) CA
7 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.96%) Acronis
7 1 (1.96%) Cyber-Ark