The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 14 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 193 289 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 10.18% 13.95% 14.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.17% 34.24% 40.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 165 165
Average daily rate £350 £360 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 16
Average hourly rate £38.05 £23.13 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.54% -12.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +3.63%
SQL
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
600 844 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.65% 40.73% 37.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 408 354
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 33 46
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £22.69 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.35 £40.00 £45.00
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 Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Hampshire region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

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

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Hampshire region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Hampshire 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
Portsmouth +3 22 £350 +22.80% 8
Basingstoke -7 21 £406 +35.64% 10
Winchester +4 19 £363 +61.11% 12
Hook -10 16 £300 -24.09% 3
Southampton -6 14 £325 -9.72% 26
Andover +1 13 £350 - 3
Farnborough +8 6 £500 +2.56% 1
Havant +7 5 £300 - 5
Aldershot -1 5 £385 -22.22%
Gosport -2 4 £500 +16.27% 1
Fareham -4 3 £215 -29.50% 7
Eastleigh - 1 £338 - 1
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 215 (44.42%) Oracle
2 148 (30.58%) Security Cleared
3 129 (26.65%) SQL Server
4 127 (26.24%) Microsoft
5 118 (24.38%) SC Cleared
6 112 (23.14%) Agile Software Development
7 104 (21.49%) Linux
8 98 (20.25%) Windows
9 90 (18.60%) Unix
10 87 (17.98%) PL/SQL
11 85 (17.56%) HTML
12 84 (17.36%) Business Intelligence
13 79 (16.32%) Oracle Database
14 71 (14.67%) JavaScript
15 69 (14.26%) C#
15 69 (14.26%) .NET
16 68 (14.05%) MS Excel
17 66 (13.64%) jQuery
18 58 (11.98%) XML
19 55 (11.36%) ITIL
19 55 (11.36%) Java
20 54 (11.16%) CSS
21 52 (10.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 52 (10.74%) Git (software)
22 50 (10.33%) VMware
23 49 (10.12%) Web Services
23 49 (10.12%) Finance
24 48 (9.92%) PostgreSQL
25 46 (9.50%) Oracle APEX
25 46 (9.50%) Data Warehouse

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 38 (7.85%) SharePoint
2 27 (5.58%) WebLogic
3 23 (4.75%) IIS
4 20 (4.13%) Oracle Workflow
5 17 (3.51%) Node.js
6 12 (2.48%) JBoss
7 10 (2.07%) Apache
7 10 (2.07%) SAS
8 9 (1.86%) WordPress
9 6 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (1.24%) CMS
9 6 (1.24%) MS Exchange
9 6 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.62%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.41%) CICS
12 2 (0.41%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.41%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 68 (14.05%) MS Excel
2 30 (6.20%) MS Office
3 21 (4.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (2.48%) Spreadsheet
5 10 (2.07%) MS Project
6 3 (0.62%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (2.89%) Oracle General Ledger
2 9 (1.86%) Oracle Receivables
3 8 (1.65%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (1.65%) Oracle ERP
3 8 (1.65%) Oracle Payables
3 8 (1.65%) Remedy ITSM
4 7 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (1.24%) Oracle CRM
6 3 (0.62%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.41%) Infor LN
7 2 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.21%) HFM
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.21%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (0.83%) Office 365
2 3 (0.62%) SaaS
3 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.34%) Firewall
2 17 (3.51%) HTTP
3 15 (3.10%) DVB
4 12 (2.48%) IPv4
4 12 (2.48%) IPv6
5 11 (2.27%) Intranet
6 8 (1.65%) TCP/IP
7 7 (1.45%) VLAN
8 5 (1.03%) Wireless
9 4 (0.83%) ATM
9 4 (0.83%) SNMP
10 3 (0.62%) DNS
10 3 (0.62%) Internet
10 3 (0.62%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (0.62%) SAN
10 3 (0.62%) WAN
11 2 (0.41%) Asterisk PBX
11 2 (0.41%) FTP
11 2 (0.41%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (0.41%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (26.65%) SQL Server
2 79 (16.32%) Oracle Database
3 52 (10.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 48 (9.92%) PostgreSQL
5 46 (9.50%) Data Warehouse
6 43 (8.88%) Oracle Database 11g
7 37 (7.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 34 (7.02%) Oracle Database 12c
8 34 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
9 32 (6.61%) NoSQL
9 32 (6.61%) Oracle Reports
10 30 (6.20%) Oracle Database 10g
11 28 (5.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 25 (5.17%) MySQL
13 23 (4.75%) Relational Database
14 20 (4.13%) MongoDB
14 20 (4.13%) Oracle BI EE
15 19 (3.93%) SQL Server 2012
16 17 (3.51%) Oracle ODI
17 16 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 52 (10.74%) Git (software)
2 46 (9.50%) Oracle APEX
3 37 (7.64%) Subversion
4 33 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 30 (6.20%) Visual Studio
6 27 (5.58%) Oracle Forms
7 17 (3.51%) JIRA
8 15 (3.10%) Selenium
8 15 (3.10%) TeamCity
9 14 (2.89%) Cucumber
10 13 (2.69%) Toad
11 12 (2.48%) SoapUI
12 11 (2.27%) JDeveloper
13 10 (2.07%) SpecFlow
14 8 (1.65%) Ant
14 8 (1.65%) Jasmine
14 8 (1.65%) NUnit
14 8 (1.65%) PHPUnit
15 7 (1.45%) ClearCase
15 7 (1.45%) Jenkins
General
1 49 (10.12%) Finance
2 24 (4.96%) Military
2 24 (4.96%) Telecoms
3 7 (1.45%) Front Office
3 7 (1.45%) Retail
4 5 (1.03%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.62%) Billing
5 3 (0.62%) Legal
6 2 (0.41%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.41%) Banking
6 2 (0.41%) Electronics
6 2 (0.41%) Law
7 1 (0.21%) Avionics
7 1 (0.21%) Local Government
7 1 (0.21%) Publishing
7 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 188 (38.84%) Developer
2 62 (12.81%) Analyst
3 48 (9.92%) Oracle Developer
4 44 (9.09%) DBA
5 34 (7.02%) SQL Developer
6 31 (6.40%) Architect
6 31 (6.40%) Consultant
7 25 (5.17%) Test Analyst
8 21 (4.34%) Software Developer
8 21 (4.34%) Software Engineer
9 18 (3.72%) Oracle Consultant
10 17 (3.51%) .NET Developer
10 17 (3.51%) Administrator
10 17 (3.51%) Oracle DBA
11 16 (3.31%) Data Architect
11 16 (3.31%) SQL DBA
12 15 (3.10%) Applications Developer
12 15 (3.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 15 (3.10%) Tester
13 14 (2.89%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (17.56%) HTML
2 69 (14.26%) .NET
3 66 (13.64%) jQuery
4 58 (11.98%) XML
5 54 (11.16%) CSS
6 49 (10.12%) Web Services
7 33 (6.82%) REST
8 31 (6.40%) Ajax
9 29 (5.99%) Middleware
10 21 (4.34%) ASP.NET
10 21 (4.34%) SOAP
11 18 (3.72%) Oracle Fusion
12 16 (3.31%) HTML5
13 14 (2.89%) Entity Framework
14 13 (2.69%) AngularJS
15 12 (2.48%) .NET Framework
15 12 (2.48%) ASP.NET Web API
16 11 (2.27%) JSON
17 10 (2.07%) Hibernate
17 10 (2.07%) Motif
Miscellaneous
1 23 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.93%) Data Centre
3 15 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (2.69%) DTV
4 13 (2.69%) Management Information System
4 13 (2.69%) Replication
4 13 (2.69%) STB
5 12 (2.48%) MPEG
6 11 (2.27%) Computer Science
7 10 (2.07%) Smart Meter
8 9 (1.86%) Clustering
8 9 (1.86%) N-Tier
8 9 (1.86%) Statistics
9 8 (1.65%) Data Integration
10 7 (1.45%) Driving Licence
10 7 (1.45%) NHS
11 6 (1.24%) Algorithms
12 5 (1.03%) Data Extraction
13 4 (0.83%) Mathematics
14 3 (0.62%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 104 (21.49%) Linux
2 98 (20.25%) Windows
3 90 (18.60%) Unix
4 43 (8.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (6.20%) Windows Server
6 28 (5.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (3.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (3.31%) Oracle Linux
9 14 (2.89%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (1.86%) Solaris
11 8 (1.65%) CentOS
11 8 (1.65%) Windows 7
12 7 (1.45%) AIX
13 5 (1.03%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.83%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.62%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.62%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.41%) Debian
17 1 (0.21%) Android
17 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (23.14%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (17.36%) Business Intelligence
3 55 (11.36%) ITIL
4 46 (9.50%) System Testing
5 45 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
6 43 (8.88%) Migration
6 43 (8.88%) Software Engineering
7 40 (8.26%) Configuration Management
8 39 (8.06%) Scrum
9 37 (7.64%) Data Modelling
10 31 (6.40%) Test Scripting
11 30 (6.20%) CRM
11 30 (6.20%) SDLC
11 30 (6.20%) Workflow
12 27 (5.58%) ETL
12 27 (5.58%) Waterfall
13 25 (5.17%) TDD
14 24 (4.96%) Integration Testing
15 23 (4.75%) MVC
15 23 (4.75%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 87 (17.98%) PL/SQL
2 71 (14.67%) JavaScript
3 69 (14.26%) C#
4 55 (11.36%) Java
5 41 (8.47%) PowerShell
6 39 (8.06%) C++
6 39 (8.06%) T-SQL
7 36 (7.44%) C
7 36 (7.44%) Shell Script
8 28 (5.79%) PHP
9 20 (4.13%) Perl
10 18 (3.72%) Python
11 17 (3.51%) VB
12 12 (2.48%) Bash Shell
13 11 (2.27%) VBScript
14 10 (2.07%) C-shell
14 10 (2.07%) Korn
14 10 (2.07%) VB.NET
15 8 (1.65%) Embedded C
16 7 (1.45%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 148 (30.58%) Security Cleared
2 118 (24.38%) SC Cleared
3 23 (4.75%) Degree
4 18 (3.72%) DV Cleared
5 15 (3.10%) ISTQB
6 10 (2.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (1.65%) CCNP
7 8 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (0.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 4 (0.83%) MCITP
11 3 (0.62%) ISEB
11 3 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.62%) MCTS
11 3 (0.62%) OCA
11 3 (0.62%) OCP
11 3 (0.62%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (0.62%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.62%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.93%) Data Quality
2 13 (2.69%) QA
3 9 (1.86%) SLA
4 3 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 33 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 21 (4.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (3.72%) vSphere
4 17 (3.51%) VMware ESX
5 8 (1.65%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.65%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.03%) Oracle Clusterware
8 3 (0.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (0.62%) XenApp
9 2 (0.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.21%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.21%) KVM
10 1 (0.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.21%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 15 (3.10%) SCCM
2 9 (1.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 8 (1.65%) Data Guard
3 8 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (1.45%) HP UCMDB
5 6 (1.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 5 (1.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (1.03%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (0.83%) SCOM
8 3 (0.62%) Oracle Flashback
8 3 (0.62%) SCVMM
8 3 (0.62%) Unicenter
9 2 (0.41%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.41%) HP SIM
9 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.41%) Puppet
9 2 (0.41%) SCDPM
9 2 (0.41%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.41%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.21%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 215 (44.42%) Oracle
2 127 (26.24%) Microsoft
3 50 (10.33%) VMware
4 36 (7.44%) HP
5 23 (4.75%) Red Hat
6 13 (2.69%) Sybase
7 12 (2.48%) Remedy
8 11 (2.27%) Citrix
9 10 (2.07%) PeopleSoft
10 9 (1.86%) SAP
11 8 (1.65%) Cisco
12 7 (1.45%) Siebel
13 6 (1.24%) BMC
13 6 (1.24%) Cognos
13 6 (1.24%) IBM
14 5 (1.03%) Endeca
14 5 (1.03%) Lumension
15 4 (0.83%) Brocade
15 4 (0.83%) CheckPoint
15 4 (0.83%) Veritas
Gosport, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300.00 - £330.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Hook
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Posted: 7 days ago
Portsmouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 12 days ago
Winchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 14 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Portsmouth
aap3
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 25 days ago