The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Dorset region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 27 48 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 12.68% 19.67% 15.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.06% 59.26% 52.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 30 23
Average daily rate
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£393 £384 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.28% +5.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £281 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £422 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £332 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.54% +6.00%
Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
77 81 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 36.15% 33.20% 29.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 51 46
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £442 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 9
Average hourly rate £12.71 £16.11 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.10% -41.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.97 £15.62 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.65 £16.60 £45.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
SQL
South West

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
(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 -4 14 £421 +8.36% 21
Poole +8 6 £375 +27.65% 6
Weymouth - - - -
Wimborne - - - - 2
SQL
South West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 28 (47.46%) SQL Server
2 23 (38.98%) Oracle
3 18 (30.51%) UNIX
4 16 (27.12%) Windows
4 16 (27.12%) Finance
5 15 (25.42%) Migration
5 15 (25.42%) .NET
6 14 (23.73%) SAN
7 13 (22.03%) PL/SQL
7 13 (22.03%) Oracle Database
8 12 (20.34%) Linux
9 11 (18.64%) Perl
9 11 (18.64%) VMware
10 10 (16.95%) C#
11 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
11 9 (15.25%) NAS
12 8 (13.56%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (13.56%) VBA
12 8 (13.56%) ITIL
13 7 (11.86%) NetApp
13 7 (11.86%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (11.86%) Java
13 7 (11.86%) Project Management
13 7 (11.86%) Oracle RAC
13 7 (11.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (11.86%) Data Guard
14 6 (10.17%) iSCSI
14 6 (10.17%) PowerShell
14 6 (10.17%) Oracle RMAN
14 6 (10.17%) Microsoft

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.08%) CMS
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.39%) CICS
2 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.69%) IIS
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Photoshop
1 2 (3.39%) MS Office
2 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (5.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.39%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.69%) SunGard GMI
3 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.73%) SAN
2 9 (15.25%) NAS
3 6 (10.17%) iSCSI
3 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.78%) DNS
5 2 (3.39%) Firewall
6 1 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.69%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (47.46%) SQL Server
2 13 (22.03%) Oracle Database
3 8 (13.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (11.86%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (6.78%) MySQL
5 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
6 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (5.08%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (5.08%) Essbase
7 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.39%) OLAP
7 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (1.69%) DTS
8 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.69%) MSTest
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.69%) Ant
2 1 (1.69%) JUnit
2 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.69%) NUnit
2 1 (1.69%) Subversion
2 1 (1.69%) Maven
2 1 (1.69%) JIRA
2 1 (1.69%) FitNesse
General
1 16 (27.12%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (47.46%) Developer
2 10 (16.95%) DBA
3 9 (15.25%) Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) Oracle DBA
5 6 (10.17%) Consultant
6 5 (8.47%) Administrator
6 5 (8.47%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.78%) SQL Developer
8 3 (5.08%) PHP Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Storage Administrator
8 3 (5.08%) Excel Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Essbase Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Senior DBA
9 2 (3.39%) VBA Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Environment Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Database Consultant
9 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.42%) .NET
2 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET
2 6 (10.17%) XML
3 4 (6.78%) CSS
3 4 (6.78%) HTML
4 3 (5.08%) jQuery
4 3 (5.08%) SOAP
4 3 (5.08%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.39%) JSON
5 2 (3.39%) J2EE
5 2 (3.39%) RESTful
5 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.39%) Spring
5 2 (3.39%) ISPF
6 1 (1.69%) HTML5
6 1 (1.69%) REST
6 1 (1.69%) CSS3
6 1 (1.69%) EJB
6 1 (1.69%) Struts
6 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Replication
2 1 (1.69%) Statistics
2 1 (1.69%) iPhone
2 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.69%) Firmware
2 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.69%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.51%) UNIX
2 16 (27.12%) Windows
3 12 (20.34%) Linux
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.69%) Android
5 1 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.42%) Migration
2 8 (13.56%) ITIL
3 7 (11.86%) Project Management
4 5 (8.47%) MVC
5 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (6.78%) Incident Management
5 4 (6.78%) Capacity Management
5 4 (6.78%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.08%) ITIL V3
6 3 (5.08%) Scrum
6 3 (5.08%) Content Management
7 2 (3.39%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.39%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.39%) Software Architecture
7 2 (3.39%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.39%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.39%) Workflow
7 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.39%) Change Management
7 2 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.03%) PL/SQL
2 11 (18.64%) Perl
3 10 (16.95%) C#
4 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
5 8 (13.56%) VBA
6 7 (11.86%) Java
7 6 (10.17%) VB
7 6 (10.17%) PowerShell
8 4 (6.78%) VB.NET
8 4 (6.78%) PHP
9 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
9 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.39%) JCL
10 2 (3.39%) REXX
11 1 (1.69%) Bourne shell
11 1 (1.69%) sed
11 1 (1.69%) AWK
11 1 (1.69%) VB6
11 1 (1.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (6.78%) NCDA
3 2 (3.39%) VCP5
3 2 (3.39%) MCSE
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.69%) Degree
4 1 (1.69%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) QA
2 3 (5.08%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (10.17%) NFS
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.39%) RACF
4 2 (3.39%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.69%) Xen
5 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.69%) vSphere
5 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.39%) CA Endevor
3 1 (1.69%) SCCM
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 23 (38.98%) Oracle
2 11 (18.64%) VMware
3 7 (11.86%) NetApp
4 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.08%) Cognos
5 3 (5.08%) Hyperion
6 2 (3.39%) Citrix
6 2 (3.39%) CA
7 1 (1.69%) Sun
7 1 (1.69%) SunGard
7 1 (1.69%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.69%) SAP
7 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.69%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.69%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.69%) Telerik
7 1 (1.69%) Brocade
7 1 (1.69%) Sitecore
Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 to £300 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 25 days ago