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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 30 37 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 15.46% 16.52% 12.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 42.05% 34.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 25 9
Average daily rate £340 £263 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.36% -32.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £220 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £27.00 £26.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +3.63%
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
60 88 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 30.93% 39.29% 36.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 49 27
Average daily rate £375 £275 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -33.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 10
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.40 £32.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 9 February 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram 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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -1 12 £425 +74.35% 18
Poole +3 9 £253 -32.66% 5
Dorchester - 1 - -
Ferndown - 1 £275 -
Weymouth - 1 - -
SQL
South West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 14 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (25.00%) Windows
3 10 (20.83%) C#
3 10 (20.83%) .NET
3 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
4 9 (18.75%) Linux
4 9 (18.75%) ETL
4 9 (18.75%) Multithreading
5 8 (16.67%) OOD
5 8 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (16.67%) HTML
5 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 8 (16.67%) Finance
6 7 (14.58%) Oracle
6 7 (14.58%) AngularJS
6 7 (14.58%) Windows Server
7 6 (12.50%) OO
7 6 (12.50%) IBM
7 6 (12.50%) SharePoint
7 6 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (12.50%) VMware
8 5 (10.42%) Lucene
8 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
8 5 (10.42%) Workflow
8 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
8 5 (10.42%) Active Directory
8 5 (10.42%) CSS
8 5 (10.42%) IIS
8 5 (10.42%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (10.42%) Relational Database

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 6 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.42%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (10.42%) IIS
3 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.17%) Apache
4 2 (4.17%) CMS
5 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) GitHub
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Internet
1 2 (4.17%) Intranet
1 2 (4.17%) SNMP
2 1 (2.08%) Broadband
2 1 (2.08%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) FTP
2 1 (2.08%) PABX
2 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.08%) VLAN
2 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
5 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (6.25%) DataStage
6 3 (6.25%) Ingres
6 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (4.17%) GIS
7 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.08%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (2.08%) Big Data
8 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.08%) DTS
8 1 (2.08%) Informix
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.17%) JIRA
3 2 (4.17%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (4.17%) Subversion
4 1 (2.08%) NUnit
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Banking
2 3 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) Developer
2 10 (20.83%) DBA
3 6 (12.50%) Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 6 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 5 (10.42%) Administrator
4 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Angular Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Active Directory Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Active Directory Support
6 3 (6.25%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Exchange Support
6 3 (6.25%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 3 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.83%) .NET
2 8 (16.67%) HTML
3 7 (14.58%) AngularJS
4 5 (10.42%) CSS
4 5 (10.42%) Lucene
4 5 (10.42%) RESTful
5 4 (8.33%) jQuery
6 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (4.17%) Entity Framework
6 2 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (4.17%) XML
7 1 (2.08%) Ajax
7 1 (2.08%) Ember.js
7 1 (2.08%) JDBC
7 1 (2.08%) JSON
7 1 (2.08%) Middleware
7 1 (2.08%) Swing
7 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) NHS
3 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.08%) CCTV
4 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.00%) Windows
2 9 (18.75%) Linux
3 7 (14.58%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (18.75%) ETL
2 9 (18.75%) Multithreading
3 8 (16.67%) OOD
4 6 (12.50%) OO
5 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
5 5 (10.42%) Workflow
6 4 (8.33%) Migration
7 3 (6.25%) Content Management
7 3 (6.25%) Data Migration
7 3 (6.25%) ITIL
7 3 (6.25%) MVC
7 3 (6.25%) Open Source
8 2 (4.17%) Analytics
8 2 (4.17%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (4.17%) Project Management
8 2 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.17%) UML
9 1 (2.08%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.08%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) C#
2 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.33%) Apex Code
4 3 (6.25%) C
4 3 (6.25%) C++
5 2 (4.17%) Java
5 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.17%) VB
5 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.17%) VBA
6 1 (2.08%) ANSI SQL
6 1 (2.08%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.08%) PHP
6 1 (2.08%) VB6
6 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) ISEB
3 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Active Directory
1 5 (10.42%) vSphere
2 4 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.08%) Firmware
4 1 (2.08%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (2.08%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) Kibana
2 4 (8.33%) SCCM
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.08%) SCOM
3 1 (2.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Oracle
2 6 (12.50%) IBM
2 6 (12.50%) VMware
3 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.33%) Citrix
4 4 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (6.25%) Netezza
6 1 (2.08%) F5
6 1 (2.08%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.08%) Mitel
6 1 (2.08%) Rally
6 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.08%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.08%) Sun
6 1 (2.08%) Symantec
6 1 (2.08%) WatchGuard
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited - Bournemouth Office
Rate: up to £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £470 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited - Bournemouth Office
Rate: up to £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Poole
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Bournemouth
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 27 days ago