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 21 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL 38 16 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 16.96% 9.47% 12.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.34% 22.22% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 11
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£375 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £445 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 7
Average hourly rate £24.00 - £23.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 - £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.80 - £35.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £22.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -21.05%
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
82 72 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 36.61% 42.60% 36.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 39 43
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £257 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 12
Average hourly rate £43.00 £32.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.37% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £22.20 £13.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.20 £38.00 £37.50
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 21 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 21 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 21 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 +8 21 £415 -2.35% 25
Poole +4 7 £375 +20.96% 6
Dorchester - 4 £270 - 1
Ferndown - - - -
Wareham - - - - 1
Weymouth - - - -
Wimborne - - - -
SQL
South West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 21 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 (28.75%) SQL Server
2 20 (25.00%) Migration
2 20 (25.00%) UNIX
3 18 (22.50%) Oracle
4 17 (21.25%) PL/SQL
5 15 (18.75%) Finance
6 14 (17.50%) Active Directory
6 14 (17.50%) Java
7 13 (16.25%) Linux
7 13 (16.25%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (15.00%) Clustering
8 12 (15.00%) Banking
9 11 (13.75%) Perl
9 11 (13.75%) VBA
9 11 (13.75%) .NET
10 10 (12.50%) VB
10 10 (12.50%) PHP
10 10 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (12.50%) Windows
11 9 (11.25%) HTML
11 9 (11.25%) SAN
11 9 (11.25%) MVC
12 8 (10.00%) Validation
12 8 (10.00%) Configuration Management
12 8 (10.00%) JavaScript
12 8 (10.00%) C#
12 8 (10.00%) CSS
12 8 (10.00%) MS Exchange
12 8 (10.00%) NFS
12 8 (10.00%) SSH

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.75%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.75%) Apache
3 6 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.50%) CICS
4 2 (2.50%) CMS
5 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.25%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.25%) IIS
5 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.25%) Lync
5 1 (1.25%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) MS Office
1 4 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (3.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.25%) Misys Midas
3 1 (1.25%) SunGard GMI
3 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) SAN
2 8 (10.00%) SSH
3 7 (8.75%) LAN
3 7 (8.75%) WAN
3 7 (8.75%) DNS
3 7 (8.75%) HTTPS
4 5 (6.25%) PuTTY
5 1 (1.25%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.75%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (8.75%) Ingres
4 7 (8.75%) RDBMS
4 7 (8.75%) Relational Database
4 7 (8.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (7.50%) Oracle ODI
5 6 (7.50%) Oracle OWB
6 5 (6.25%) JasperReports
7 4 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (5.00%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (3.75%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (3.75%) Essbase
8 3 (3.75%) Star Schema
9 2 (2.50%) OLAP
9 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.50%) MySQL
9 2 (2.50%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (6.25%) PHPUnit
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (3.75%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.25%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.25%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.25%) Ant
4 1 (1.25%) JUnit
4 1 (1.25%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (1.25%) ERwin
4 1 (1.25%) NUnit
4 1 (1.25%) Subversion
4 1 (1.25%) Maven
4 1 (1.25%) JIRA
General
1 15 (18.75%) Finance
2 12 (15.00%) Banking
3 7 (8.75%) Retail
4 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (51.25%) Developer
2 21 (26.25%) Analyst
3 6 (7.50%) Support Analyst
3 6 (7.50%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (6.25%) Applications Developer
4 5 (6.25%) Architect
4 5 (6.25%) Excel Developer
4 5 (6.25%) MI Manager
5 4 (5.00%) Wintel Support
5 4 (5.00%) Technical Leader
5 4 (5.00%) Information Analyst
5 4 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 4 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (5.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
5 4 (5.00%) Wintel Analyst
6 3 (3.75%) .NET Developer
6 3 (3.75%) Administrator
6 3 (3.75%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (3.75%) Applications Architect
6 3 (3.75%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.75%) .NET
2 9 (11.25%) HTML
3 8 (10.00%) CSS
4 7 (8.75%) Laravel
5 6 (7.50%) JDBC
5 6 (7.50%) Hibernate
6 5 (6.25%) CGI
6 5 (6.25%) Web Services
6 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET
6 5 (6.25%) DAO
7 4 (5.00%) XML
8 3 (3.75%) J2EE
8 3 (3.75%) Spring
8 3 (3.75%) RESTful
9 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (2.50%) HTML5
9 2 (2.50%) ISPF
9 2 (2.50%) JSON
9 2 (2.50%) WPF
9 2 (2.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) Clustering
2 7 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.25%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.75%) NHS
5 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.50%) AS400
5 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.25%) iSeries
6 1 (1.25%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.00%) UNIX
2 13 (16.25%) Linux
3 10 (12.50%) Windows
4 7 (8.75%) VMS
5 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.00%) Migration
2 13 (16.25%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (11.25%) MVC
4 8 (10.00%) Validation
4 8 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (8.75%) OO
6 6 (7.50%) ITIL
6 6 (7.50%) ETL
6 6 (7.50%) Change Control
7 5 (6.25%) Analytics
7 5 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (6.25%) Project Management
7 5 (6.25%) Business Continuity
7 5 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.00%) Dimensional Modelling
8 4 (5.00%) Risk Management
8 4 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.75%) Scrum
9 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.25%) PL/SQL
2 14 (17.50%) Java
3 11 (13.75%) Perl
3 11 (13.75%) VBA
4 10 (12.50%) VB
4 10 (12.50%) PHP
5 8 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.00%) C#
5 8 (10.00%) Korn
6 7 (8.75%) Bash Shell
6 7 (8.75%) Shell Script
7 6 (7.50%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.75%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.50%) REXX
9 2 (2.50%) JCL
10 1 (1.25%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.25%) AWK
10 1 (1.25%) VB6
10 1 (1.25%) C
10 1 (1.25%) RPG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) QA
2 3 (3.75%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.25%) SLA
3 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (17.50%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.00%) NFS
3 7 (8.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (2.50%) RACF
6 1 (1.25%) vSphere
6 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (7.50%) SCCM
2 5 (6.25%) SCOM
2 5 (6.25%) Puppet
3 4 (5.00%) Data Guard
3 4 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (2.50%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 18 (22.50%) Oracle
2 8 (10.00%) VMware
3 7 (8.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.75%) Cognos
4 3 (3.75%) Hyperion
5 2 (2.50%) IBM
6 1 (1.25%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.25%) Cisco
6 1 (1.25%) Telerik
6 1 (1.25%) Netezza
6 1 (1.25%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.25%) SunGard
6 1 (1.25%) HP
6 1 (1.25%) Citrix
6 1 (1.25%) Sybase
6 1 (1.25%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.25%) SAP
Poole, Dorset
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £200 - £280 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Heat Recruitment
Rate: From £275 to £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £20 - £30 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £24 - £28 per hour
Posted: 17 days ago
Bournemouth
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £22 - £26 per hour
Posted: 27 days ago