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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 14 6
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs citing SQL 36 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 16.67% 9.60% 13.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.00% 22.97% 32.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 13
Average daily rate
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£338 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £295 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £445 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 6
Average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £20.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.80 £20.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.20 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -20.00%
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
75 74 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 34.72% 41.81% 41.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 40 45
Average daily rate £375 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £265 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 14
Average hourly rate £40.50 £32.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.56% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £20.00 £10.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.40 £37.50 £38.00
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 28 November 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
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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 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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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 +9 18 £406 -4.47% 23
Poole +4 7 £375 +20.96% 3
Dorchester - 4 £270 -
Ferndown - - - -
Wareham - - - -
Weymouth - - - -
Wimborne - - - -
SQL
South West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 23 (28.40%) SQL Server
2 20 (24.69%) UNIX
2 20 (24.69%) Migration
3 18 (22.22%) Oracle
4 17 (20.99%) PL/SQL
5 16 (19.75%) Finance
6 14 (17.28%) Active Directory
6 14 (17.28%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (16.05%) Linux
7 13 (16.05%) Java
8 12 (14.81%) Clustering
8 12 (14.81%) Banking
9 11 (13.58%) Perl
9 11 (13.58%) VBA
9 11 (13.58%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (12.35%) Windows
10 10 (12.35%) .NET
10 10 (12.35%) VB
10 10 (12.35%) PHP
11 9 (11.11%) HTML
11 9 (11.11%) MVC
11 9 (11.11%) SAN
11 9 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (9.88%) Korn
12 8 (9.88%) SSH
12 8 (9.88%) Configuration Management
12 8 (9.88%) Validation
12 8 (9.88%) VMware
12 8 (9.88%) JavaScript
12 8 (9.88%) CSS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 8 (9.88%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.64%) Apache
3 6 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.47%) CICS
4 2 (2.47%) CMS
5 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.23%) IIS
5 1 (1.23%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.23%) SAS
5 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.23%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Office
1 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (3.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.23%) SunGard GMI
2 1 (1.23%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.11%) SAN
2 8 (9.88%) SSH
3 7 (8.64%) DNS
3 7 (8.64%) HTTPS
3 7 (8.64%) LAN
3 7 (8.64%) WAN
4 5 (6.17%) PuTTY
5 1 (1.23%) Internet
5 1 (1.23%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.40%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.58%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (8.64%) Ingres
4 7 (8.64%) RDBMS
4 7 (8.64%) Relational Database
5 6 (7.41%) Oracle ODI
5 6 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (7.41%) Oracle OWB
6 5 (6.17%) JasperReports
7 4 (4.94%) Oracle Database
7 4 (4.94%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (4.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (4.94%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (3.70%) Essbase
8 3 (3.70%) Star Schema
8 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) PHPUnit
2 4 (4.94%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.23%) Ant
4 1 (1.23%) JUnit
4 1 (1.23%) ERwin
4 1 (1.23%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (1.23%) NUnit
4 1 (1.23%) Subversion
4 1 (1.23%) Maven
4 1 (1.23%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.23%) JIRA
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.23%) SpecFlow
General
1 16 (19.75%) Finance
2 12 (14.81%) Banking
3 7 (8.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (49.38%) Developer
2 23 (28.40%) Analyst
3 6 (7.41%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (7.41%) Information Analyst
3 6 (7.41%) Support Analyst
4 5 (6.17%) Applications Developer
4 5 (6.17%) Architect
4 5 (6.17%) Excel Developer
4 5 (6.17%) MI Manager
5 4 (4.94%) Wintel Support Analyst
5 4 (4.94%) Wintel Analyst
5 4 (4.94%) Wintel Support
5 4 (4.94%) Technical Leader
5 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (3.70%) Administrator
6 3 (3.70%) SQL Developer
6 3 (3.70%) Applications Architect
6 3 (3.70%) VBA Developer
6 3 (3.70%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.35%) .NET
2 9 (11.11%) HTML
3 8 (9.88%) CSS
4 7 (8.64%) Laravel
5 6 (7.41%) Hibernate
5 6 (7.41%) JDBC
6 5 (6.17%) CGI
6 5 (6.17%) Web Services
6 5 (6.17%) DAO
7 4 (4.94%) XML
7 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.70%) J2EE
8 3 (3.70%) Spring
8 3 (3.70%) RESTful
9 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (2.47%) HTML5
9 2 (2.47%) ISPF
9 2 (2.47%) JSON
9 2 (2.47%) WPF
9 2 (2.47%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) Clustering
2 7 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.17%) N-Tier
4 4 (4.94%) NHS
5 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.47%) AS400
6 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.23%) iSeries
6 1 (1.23%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.69%) UNIX
2 13 (16.05%) Linux
3 10 (12.35%) Windows
4 7 (8.64%) VMS
5 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.69%) Migration
2 14 (17.28%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (11.11%) MVC
4 8 (9.88%) Configuration Management
4 8 (9.88%) Validation
5 7 (8.64%) OO
6 6 (7.41%) Change Control
6 6 (7.41%) ITIL
6 6 (7.41%) ETL
7 5 (6.17%) Project Management
7 5 (6.17%) Business Continuity
7 5 (6.17%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.17%) Analytics
7 5 (6.17%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (4.94%) Dimensional Modelling
8 4 (4.94%) Risk Management
9 3 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.70%) Scrum
9 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.99%) PL/SQL
2 13 (16.05%) Java
3 11 (13.58%) Perl
3 11 (13.58%) VBA
4 10 (12.35%) VB
4 10 (12.35%) PHP
5 8 (9.88%) Korn
5 8 (9.88%) JavaScript
6 7 (8.64%) C#
6 7 (8.64%) Shell Script
6 7 (8.64%) Bash Shell
7 6 (7.41%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.70%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.47%) REXX
9 2 (2.47%) JCL
10 1 (1.23%) C
10 1 (1.23%) RPG
10 1 (1.23%) AWK
10 1 (1.23%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.23%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) QA
2 3 (3.70%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.23%) SLA
3 1 (1.23%) COBIT
3 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (17.28%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.88%) NFS
3 7 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (4.94%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (4.94%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (2.47%) RACF
6 1 (1.23%) vSphere
6 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (7.41%) SCCM
2 5 (6.17%) SCOM
2 5 (6.17%) Puppet
3 4 (4.94%) Data Guard
3 4 (4.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (2.47%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 18 (22.22%) Oracle
2 8 (9.88%) VMware
3 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.70%) Cognos
4 3 (3.70%) Hyperion
5 2 (2.47%) IBM
6 1 (1.23%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.23%) Sybase
6 1 (1.23%) Cisco
6 1 (1.23%) SunGard
6 1 (1.23%) HP
6 1 (1.23%) Citrix
6 1 (1.23%) Netezza
6 1 (1.23%) Telerik
6 1 (1.23%) EPiServer
Dorset
Spectrum IT
Rate: £200 - £280 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £20 - £30 per hour
Posted: 14 days ago
Bournemouth
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £24 - £28 per hour
Posted: 23 days ago