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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL 41 22 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 16.14% 12.22% 13.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.41% 33.85% 47.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 12 10
Average daily rate
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£370 £340 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £302 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £516 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 11
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.13 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+12.43% -15.90%
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
99 65 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 38.98% 36.11% 28.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 31 35
Average daily rate £413 £400 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +39.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 17
Average hourly rate £43.00 £34.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% +23.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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 +8 26 £415 -12.63% 20
Poole +8 10 £325 - 7
Dorchester -1 2 £223 -48.25% 2
Weymouth - - - - 1
Wimborne - - - - 1
SQL
South West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 20 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 19 (28.79%) Migration
3 18 (27.27%) UNIX
4 14 (21.21%) Oracle
5 13 (19.70%) .NET
5 13 (19.70%) PL/SQL
5 13 (19.70%) Linux
6 12 (18.18%) Java
6 12 (18.18%) Finance
7 11 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 10 (15.15%) Project Management
8 10 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (15.15%) Banking
9 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (13.64%) MVC
9 9 (13.64%) PHP
9 9 (13.64%) Windows
10 8 (12.12%) Perl
10 8 (12.12%) C#
10 8 (12.12%) HTML
10 8 (12.12%) VBA
10 8 (12.12%) CSS
10 8 (12.12%) VMware
11 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET
11 7 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (9.09%) SSH
12 6 (9.09%) Korn
12 6 (9.09%) VB
12 6 (9.09%) XML
12 6 (9.09%) Data Warehouse

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 5 (7.58%) Apache
2 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.55%) CMS
4 2 (3.03%) CICS
4 2 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.52%) Lync
5 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.52%) SAS
5 1 (1.52%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Office
2 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.03%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.52%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (4.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.52%) Misys Midas
3 1 (1.52%) SunGard GMI
3 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) SSH
2 5 (7.58%) DNS
2 5 (7.58%) HTTPS
2 5 (7.58%) SAN
3 3 (4.55%) PuTTY
4 1 (1.52%) Internet
4 1 (1.52%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.52%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (1.52%) LAN
4 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 6 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.58%) Oracle ODI
3 5 (7.58%) Oracle OWB
3 5 (7.58%) Ingres
4 4 (6.06%) MySQL
5 3 (4.55%) Essbase
5 3 (4.55%) JasperReports
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.03%) Star Schema
6 2 (3.03%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.55%) PHPUnit
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.52%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.52%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.52%) Ant
4 1 (1.52%) JUnit
4 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.52%) ERwin
4 1 (1.52%) NUnit
4 1 (1.52%) Subversion
4 1 (1.52%) Maven
4 1 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 12 (18.18%) Finance
2 10 (15.15%) Banking
3 5 (7.58%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (18.18%) Analyst
3 6 (9.09%) Architect
4 5 (7.58%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (7.58%) MI Manager
5 4 (6.06%) Applications Developer
6 3 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (4.55%) SQL Developer
6 3 (4.55%) PHP Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Technical Leader
6 3 (4.55%) Excel Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Contracts Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Essbase Developer
7 2 (3.03%) VBA Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Applications Architect
7 2 (3.03%) Environment Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Information Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.70%) .NET
2 8 (12.12%) CSS
2 8 (12.12%) HTML
3 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET
4 6 (9.09%) XML
5 4 (6.06%) Web Services
5 4 (6.06%) JDBC
5 4 (6.06%) Hibernate
5 4 (6.06%) jQuery
5 4 (6.06%) Laravel
6 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (4.55%) DAO
6 3 (4.55%) Spring
6 3 (4.55%) J2EE
6 3 (4.55%) SOAP
6 3 (4.55%) CGI
7 2 (3.03%) Struts
7 2 (3.03%) ISPF
7 2 (3.03%) RESTful
7 2 (3.03%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.58%) Clustering
3 3 (4.55%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.03%) AS400
5 1 (1.52%) NHS
5 1 (1.52%) Firmware
5 1 (1.52%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.52%) iSeries
5 1 (1.52%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (27.27%) UNIX
2 13 (19.70%) Linux
3 9 (13.64%) Windows
4 5 (7.58%) VMS
5 3 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) Migration
2 10 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (15.15%) Project Management
3 9 (13.64%) MVC
3 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 5 (7.58%) OO
5 5 (7.58%) Validation
6 4 (6.06%) Business Continuity
6 4 (6.06%) ETL
6 4 (6.06%) Risk Management
6 4 (6.06%) Change Control
7 3 (4.55%) Waterfall
7 3 (4.55%) Analytics
7 3 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.55%) Scrum
8 2 (3.03%) TDD
8 2 (3.03%) Content Management
8 2 (3.03%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.70%) PL/SQL
2 12 (18.18%) Java
3 11 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 9 (13.64%) PHP
5 8 (12.12%) Perl
5 8 (12.12%) C#
5 8 (12.12%) VBA
6 6 (9.09%) VB
6 6 (9.09%) Korn
7 5 (7.58%) Bash Shell
7 5 (7.58%) T-SQL
8 4 (6.06%) VB.NET
8 4 (6.06%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.03%) JCL
10 2 (3.03%) REXX
11 1 (1.52%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.52%) AWK
11 1 (1.52%) VB6
11 1 (1.52%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) MCSE
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (3.03%) VCP5
2 1 (1.52%) MCSD
2 1 (1.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) QA
2 3 (4.55%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.52%) SLA
3 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.52%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.09%) NFS
2 6 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 5 (7.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (3.03%) vSphere
4 2 (3.03%) RACF
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) Puppet
2 2 (3.03%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (3.03%) CA Endevor
3 1 (1.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (21.21%) Oracle
2 8 (12.12%) VMware
3 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.55%) Cognos
4 3 (4.55%) Hyperion
5 2 (3.03%) Citrix
5 2 (3.03%) CA
6 1 (1.52%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.52%) Telerik
6 1 (1.52%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.52%) Cisco
6 1 (1.52%) IBM
6 1 (1.52%) SAP
6 1 (1.52%) Sun
6 1 (1.52%) SunGard
6 1 (1.52%) HP
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