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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 271 280 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 12.08% 13.81% 15.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.23% 37.14% 40.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 183 191
Average daily rate
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£346 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £251 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £440 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 14
Average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £28.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £21.50 £19.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.70 £52.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-21.87% +16.36%
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
748 754 667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 33.33% 37.18% 37.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 449 407
Average daily rate £360 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £255 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 42 62
Average hourly rate £39.00 £42.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 £21.50 £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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 24 April 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 April 2015. 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
Southampton -7 53 £338 +7.14% 20
Hook 0 30 £425 +11.84% 1
Basingstoke -5 26 £325 -2.25% 14
Winchester +1 20 £375 +27.11% 13
Gosport +17 16 £375 -16.66%
Portsmouth -3 14 £325 -18.23% 13
Havant -10 7 £320 -28.88% 3
Andover +6 6 £250 - 3
Farnborough -6 6 £360 +20.00% 4
Fareham -4 5 £275 -22.53% 5
Aldershot +13 4 £288 -32.35%
Petersfield - 4 £328 - 4
Eastleigh - 2 - -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 194 (35.08%) Security Cleared
2 171 (30.92%) Oracle
3 147 (26.58%) Windows
4 138 (24.95%) Microsoft
5 135 (24.41%) SC Cleared
6 109 (19.71%) SQL Server
7 105 (18.99%) .NET
7 105 (18.99%) VMware
8 88 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
9 86 (15.55%) PL/SQL
10 79 (14.29%) Migration
11 77 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
12 76 (13.74%) JavaScript
12 76 (13.74%) Active Directory
12 76 (13.74%) HP
13 73 (13.20%) Linux
13 73 (13.20%) Windows Server 2008
14 72 (13.02%) Finance
15 69 (12.48%) C#
16 65 (11.75%) Oracle Database
17 64 (11.57%) Configuration Management
18 58 (10.49%) Business Intelligence
18 58 (10.49%) VMware Infrastructure
19 56 (10.13%) Scrum
20 54 (9.76%) Java
20 54 (9.76%) DV Cleared
21 52 (9.40%) HTML
22 50 (9.04%) ASP.NET
22 50 (9.04%) UNIX
23 49 (8.86%) T-SQL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 47 (8.50%) WebLogic
2 42 (7.59%) SharePoint
3 30 (5.42%) IIS
4 17 (3.07%) MS Exchange
5 14 (2.53%) CMS
6 13 (2.35%) Oracle 10gAS
7 12 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
8 11 (1.99%) Apache
9 9 (1.63%) SAS
9 9 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (1.27%) Oracle Workflow
10 7 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 7 (1.27%) Drupal
11 6 (1.08%) WebSphere
12 5 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (0.90%) JBoss
13 4 (0.72%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 47 (8.50%) MS Office
2 43 (7.78%) MS Excel
3 5 (0.90%) InfoPath
3 5 (0.90%) SPSS
4 4 (0.72%) MS Project
5 3 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.18%) Simulink
7 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (5.24%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (3.98%) Oracle EBS R12
3 21 (3.80%) Oracle Applications
4 12 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.72%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.72%) Magento
5 4 (0.72%) TIBCO iProcess
5 4 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.72%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (0.72%) BusinessWorks
5 4 (0.72%) Unica
6 3 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.18%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.72%) SaaS
1 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.54%) OpenShift
2 3 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.36%) Office 365
4 1 (0.18%) SmartFocus
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (6.87%) Firewall
2 28 (5.06%) SAN
3 14 (2.53%) Internet
4 9 (1.63%) HTTP
5 8 (1.45%) DNS
5 8 (1.45%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.27%) LDAP
7 6 (1.08%) SMTP
7 6 (1.08%) DHCP
8 5 (0.90%) VLAN
8 5 (0.90%) Kerberos
9 4 (0.72%) LAN
9 4 (0.72%) WAN
9 4 (0.72%) IPsec
10 3 (0.54%) IP Telephony
10 3 (0.54%) Extranet
10 3 (0.54%) Intranet
10 3 (0.54%) DVB
10 3 (0.54%) PBX
10 3 (0.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (19.71%) SQL Server
2 65 (11.75%) Oracle Database
3 40 (7.23%) Oracle Reports
4 38 (6.87%) QlikView
5 37 (6.69%) Data Warehouse
5 37 (6.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 35 (6.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 32 (5.79%) Oracle Database 11g
8 31 (5.61%) MySQL
9 28 (5.06%) Relational Database
10 27 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
11 24 (4.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 23 (4.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 21 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
14 19 (3.44%) Oracle Discoverer
15 15 (2.71%) SQL Server 2005
16 14 (2.53%) Oracle BI EE
16 14 (2.53%) Ingres
17 12 (2.17%) SQLPlus
18 10 (1.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 42 (7.59%) Subversion
2 31 (5.61%) MSI
3 30 (5.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (5.06%) Visual Studio
5 27 (4.88%) Git (software)
5 27 (4.88%) StarTeam
6 22 (3.98%) Ant
7 18 (3.25%) Toad
7 18 (3.25%) ClearCase
8 17 (3.07%) Jenkins
9 14 (2.53%) GoogleTest
9 14 (2.53%) CppUnit
9 14 (2.53%) NUnit
9 14 (2.53%) CruiseControl
10 13 (2.35%) ClearQuest
11 11 (1.99%) Oracle APEX
12 9 (1.63%) Maven
13 8 (1.45%) Selenium
13 8 (1.45%) Cucumber
14 7 (1.27%) LoadRunner
General
1 72 (13.02%) Finance
2 38 (6.87%) Telecoms
3 8 (1.45%) Banking
4 6 (1.08%) Retail
5 5 (0.90%) Military
5 5 (0.90%) Manufacturing
5 5 (0.90%) Marketing
6 4 (0.72%) Legal
7 2 (0.36%) Automotive
7 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.36%) Turkish Language
8 1 (0.18%) Local Government
8 1 (0.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 201 (36.35%) Developer
2 111 (20.07%) Analyst
3 39 (7.05%) .NET Developer
4 38 (6.87%) DBA
5 31 (5.61%) SQL Developer
6 27 (4.88%) Data Analyst
7 26 (4.70%) Test Analyst
8 21 (3.80%) Consultant
8 21 (3.80%) Oracle DBA
9 18 (3.25%) C# Developer
10 17 (3.07%) Software Developer
11 16 (2.89%) Administrator
12 14 (2.53%) C# .NET Developer
12 14 (2.53%) QlikView Developer
12 14 (2.53%) Tester
13 13 (2.35%) Integration Engineer
13 13 (2.35%) Java Developer
14 12 (2.17%) Build Engineer
14 12 (2.17%) Project Manager
14 12 (2.17%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (18.99%) .NET
2 52 (9.40%) HTML
3 50 (9.04%) ASP.NET
4 48 (8.68%) XML
5 47 (8.50%) Web Services
6 45 (8.14%) CSS
7 30 (5.42%) jQuery
8 24 (4.34%) .NET Framework
9 23 (4.16%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (3.25%) Oracle Fusion
11 16 (2.89%) Middleware
11 16 (2.89%) Ajax
12 14 (2.53%) wxWidgets
12 14 (2.53%) Motif
13 13 (2.35%) HTML5
13 13 (2.35%) Entity Framework
14 11 (1.99%) RESTful
15 10 (1.81%) WCF
15 10 (1.81%) Silverlight
16 9 (1.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 77 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (3.98%) Client/Server
3 19 (3.44%) Clustering
4 13 (2.35%) Statistics
4 13 (2.35%) NHS
5 12 (2.17%) Replication
6 10 (1.81%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.08%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.08%) N-Tier
7 6 (1.08%) Fixed Income
8 5 (0.90%) Open Source
9 4 (0.72%) User Experience
9 4 (0.72%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (0.72%) Derivative
9 4 (0.72%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.72%) PKI
9 4 (0.72%) SecurID
10 3 (0.54%) IVR
10 3 (0.54%) STB
Operating Systems
1 147 (26.58%) Windows
2 73 (13.20%) Linux
2 73 (13.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (9.04%) UNIX
4 48 (8.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (4.52%) Windows Vista
5 25 (4.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (3.80%) Windows 7
7 17 (3.07%) HPUX
8 15 (2.71%) Oracle Linux
9 14 (2.53%) AIX
10 10 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (1.63%) Android
12 8 (1.45%) Windows XP
13 6 (1.08%) Apple iOS
14 5 (0.90%) Solaris
14 5 (0.90%) Windows 2000
14 5 (0.90%) CentOS
15 4 (0.72%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (14.29%) Migration
3 64 (11.57%) Configuration Management
4 58 (10.49%) Business Intelligence
5 56 (10.13%) Scrum
6 46 (8.32%) Data Migration
7 36 (6.51%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (6.51%) ETL
8 35 (6.33%) ITIL
8 35 (6.33%) Data Analysis
9 33 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
10 29 (5.24%) CRM
11 27 (4.88%) Software Engineering
12 25 (4.52%) MVC
13 21 (3.80%) Data Modelling
14 20 (3.62%) UML
15 19 (3.44%) BDD
16 18 (3.25%) Test Scripting
16 18 (3.25%) TDD
16 18 (3.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 86 (15.55%) PL/SQL
2 76 (13.74%) JavaScript
3 69 (12.48%) C#
4 54 (9.76%) Java
5 49 (8.86%) T-SQL
6 37 (6.69%) PowerShell
7 31 (5.61%) Shell Script
8 27 (4.88%) C
9 26 (4.70%) PHP
10 25 (4.52%) VB
11 21 (3.80%) Python
12 16 (2.89%) VBA
13 15 (2.71%) VB.NET
14 14 (2.53%) Perl
15 12 (2.17%) C++
16 9 (1.63%) Ruby
17 7 (1.27%) Korn
17 7 (1.27%) PHP5
18 6 (1.08%) VBScript
19 3 (0.54%) VB6
Qualifications
1 194 (35.08%) Security Cleared
2 135 (24.41%) SC Cleared
3 54 (9.76%) DV Cleared
4 24 (4.34%) Degree
5 17 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (2.89%) ISEB
7 14 (2.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 14 (2.53%) ISTQB
8 10 (1.81%) MCTS
9 8 (1.45%) MCSA
9 8 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.08%) CCNA
10 6 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.72%) MCITP
12 3 (0.54%) RHCA
12 3 (0.54%) RHCE
12 3 (0.54%) MCP
12 3 (0.54%) RHCSA
13 2 (0.36%) MCSE
13 2 (0.36%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.63%) SLA
2 4 (0.72%) QA
3 3 (0.54%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.36%) HL7
System Software
1 76 (13.74%) Active Directory
2 58 (10.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (5.61%) Oracle RAC
4 16 (2.89%) Hyper-V
5 15 (2.71%) VMware ESX
5 15 (2.71%) vSphere
6 5 (0.90%) Oracle Clusterware
7 3 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.54%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.54%) OCFS2
7 3 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.54%) XenApp
7 3 (0.54%) XenServer
7 3 (0.54%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.36%) Novell eDirectory
8 2 (0.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.36%) Samba
9 1 (0.18%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 43 (7.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 34 (6.15%) HP Quality Center
3 25 (4.52%) Oracle RMAN
4 17 (3.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 14 (2.53%) SCCM
6 10 (1.81%) Data Guard
6 10 (1.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 8 (1.45%) Puppet
7 8 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
7 8 (1.45%) ARCserve
8 7 (1.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 7 (1.27%) Vagrant
9 6 (1.08%) Oracle Flashback
10 5 (0.90%) HP SIM
10 5 (0.90%) Oracle Identity Management
11 4 (0.72%) Netcool
11 4 (0.72%) Nagios
12 3 (0.54%) WMI
12 3 (0.54%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.54%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 171 (30.92%) Oracle
2 138 (24.95%) Microsoft
3 105 (18.99%) VMware
4 76 (13.74%) HP
5 30 (5.42%) McAfee
6 26 (4.70%) Netezza
7 21 (3.80%) Citrix
7 21 (3.80%) Lumension
8 16 (2.89%) Red Hat
9 13 (2.35%) IBM
10 12 (2.17%) Ektron
11 10 (1.81%) Cisco
12 9 (1.63%) 3PAR
13 8 (1.45%) CA
14 7 (1.27%) Business Objects
15 6 (1.08%) SAP
15 6 (1.08%) Siebel
15 6 (1.08%) Veritas
15 6 (1.08%) Telerik
16 5 (0.90%) Borland
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Rate: From £0 to £1 per day £competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
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Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
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Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
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Rate: competitive
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Hampshire
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Rate: competitive
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Hampshire
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Rate: £280 - £350 per day
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Rate: £350 - £375 per day
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Rate: competitive
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Rate: competitive
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