The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 27 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 19 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 14 32 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 6.19% 14.48% 20.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.92% 46.38% 46.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 19
Average daily rate
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£263 £419 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.31% +15.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £362 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £485 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £27.00 - £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.60 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+12.78% -3.27%
SQL
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
74 69 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 32.74% 31.22% 45.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 33 45
Average daily rate £255 £415 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.55% +32.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £347 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £488 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 8
Average hourly rate £32.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -12 8 £388 -7.46% 23
Poole -6 3 £220 - 21
Weymouth - 1 £350 -
Wareham - - - -
Dorchester - - - -
Ferndown - - - -
SQL
South West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (41.82%) SQL Server
2 13 (23.64%) .NET
2 13 (23.64%) HTML
3 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
3 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
3 12 (21.82%) MVC
4 11 (20.00%) CSS
5 10 (18.18%) Windows
5 10 (18.18%) C#
6 9 (16.36%) VB
6 9 (16.36%) Active Directory
7 8 (14.55%) UNIX
7 8 (14.55%) PHP
7 8 (14.55%) Finance
7 8 (14.55%) Migration
7 8 (14.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (12.73%) QA
8 7 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (12.73%) Laravel
8 7 (12.73%) VBA
8 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET
8 7 (12.73%) Oracle
8 7 (12.73%) LAN
8 7 (12.73%) WAN
8 7 (12.73%) MS Exchange
8 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (10.91%) SharePoint

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 7 (12.73%) MS Exchange
1 7 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (10.91%) SharePoint
3 5 (9.09%) CMS
4 1 (1.82%) IIS
4 1 (1.82%) Apache
4 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.82%) JCAPS
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Payroll
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) LAN
1 7 (12.73%) WAN
2 1 (1.82%) DNS
2 1 (1.82%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.82%) SAN
2 1 (1.82%) SSH
2 1 (1.82%) NAS
2 1 (1.82%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (41.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.64%) MS Access
8 1 (1.82%) MySQL
8 1 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.82%) Ingres
8 1 (1.82%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.82%) DataStage
8 1 (1.82%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.82%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.64%) Toad
3 1 (1.82%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (1.82%) Maven
3 1 (1.82%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (14.55%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Banking
3 3 (5.45%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 35 (63.64%) Developer
2 16 (29.09%) Analyst
3 7 (12.73%) Information Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) PHP Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Support Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.27%) SQL Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Wintel Support
6 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Wintel Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Wintel Support Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Excel Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Programmer
8 2 (3.64%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.64%) HTML
1 13 (23.64%) .NET
2 11 (20.00%) CSS
3 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET
3 7 (12.73%) Laravel
4 6 (10.91%) AngularJS
4 6 (10.91%) Symfony
5 5 (9.09%) jQuery
6 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (5.45%) WPF
8 2 (3.64%) Silverlight
8 2 (3.64%) Hibernate
8 2 (3.64%) J2EE
8 2 (3.64%) JDBC
8 2 (3.64%) Web Services
8 2 (3.64%) HTML5
8 2 (3.64%) RESTful
8 2 (3.64%) Kendo UI
9 1 (1.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Clustering
2 5 (9.09%) NHS
2 5 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.82%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.82%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.82%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Windows
2 8 (14.55%) UNIX
3 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.82%) AIX
4 1 (1.82%) Linux
4 1 (1.82%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.82%) MVC
2 8 (14.55%) Migration
3 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (10.91%) ITIL
4 5 (9.09%) OOP
4 5 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 2 (3.64%) TDD
5 2 (3.64%) Validation
5 2 (3.64%) Change Control
5 2 (3.64%) Analytics
5 2 (3.64%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (3.64%) OO
5 2 (3.64%) SOA
5 2 (3.64%) ETL
6 1 (1.82%) UML
6 1 (1.82%) RAD
6 1 (1.82%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.82%) Data Modelling
6 1 (1.82%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.82%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
2 10 (18.18%) C#
3 9 (16.36%) VB
4 8 (14.55%) PHP
5 7 (12.73%) VBA
6 5 (9.09%) PHP5
6 5 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 5 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 4 (7.27%) Java
8 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.82%) Perl
9 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.82%) Korn
9 1 (1.82%) LINC
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) QA
System Software
1 9 (16.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.82%) iptables
2 1 (1.82%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) SCCM
1 5 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.73%) Oracle
3 3 (5.45%) Telerik
4 2 (3.64%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.82%) IBM
5 1 (1.82%) Sybase
5 1 (1.82%) Netezza
5 1 (1.82%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.82%) Actuate
5 1 (1.82%) VMware
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