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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 286 242 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 13.02% 11.74% 14.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.48% 30.71% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 136 143
Average daily rate
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£350 £358 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% +10.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £241 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 32
Average hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £18.93 £17.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.30 £39.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.31 £26.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+8.89% -1.88%
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
784 788 742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.69% 38.23% 40.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 422 426
Average daily rate £355 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 38 57
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £21.10 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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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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
Southampton +9 78 £345 -1.42% 30
Winchester +8 40 £388 +40.90% 12
Basingstoke -2 23 £365 +8.95% 9
Hook +3 16 £319 -13.26%
Fareham +6 10 £310 -11.42% 10
Andover -5 9 £413 +18.70% 7
Farnborough -4 8 £345 -18.82%
Gosport +3 7 £430 - 1
Havant +1 7 £355 -20.22% 2
Portsmouth -5 7 £328 -6.42% 18
Aldershot +1 3 £440 - 3
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 177 (34.64%) Oracle
2 163 (31.90%) Microsoft
3 137 (26.81%) SQL Server
4 133 (26.03%) Windows
5 119 (23.29%) Security Cleared
6 102 (19.96%) Agile Software Development
7 94 (18.40%) Linux
8 89 (17.42%) JavaScript
9 85 (16.63%) HTML
10 82 (16.05%) SC Cleared
11 78 (15.26%) VMware
12 73 (14.29%) PL/SQL
13 70 (13.70%) Business Intelligence
14 69 (13.50%) CSS
15 67 (13.11%) jQuery
16 64 (12.52%) .NET
17 61 (11.94%) T-SQL
17 61 (11.94%) Oracle Database
18 59 (11.55%) Migration
18 59 (11.55%) Finance
19 58 (11.35%) Windows Server 2008
20 57 (11.15%) MS Excel
21 54 (10.57%) Active Directory
22 52 (10.18%) C#
23 51 (9.98%) Java
23 51 (9.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 48 (9.39%) PHP
24 48 (9.39%) XML
24 48 (9.39%) Git (software)
25 47 (9.20%) MS Office

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 32 (6.26%) SharePoint
2 29 (5.68%) WebLogic
3 23 (4.50%) BizTalk Server
4 19 (3.72%) Apache
5 18 (3.52%) IIS
6 15 (2.94%) MS Exchange
6 15 (2.94%) Drupal
7 10 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (1.96%) WordPress
8 6 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (0.98%) CMS
9 5 (0.98%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.78%) SAS
10 4 (0.78%) Node.js
11 3 (0.59%) MediaWiki
11 3 (0.59%) Oracle Application Server
11 3 (0.59%) JBoss
11 3 (0.59%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.59%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 57 (11.15%) MS Excel
2 47 (9.20%) MS Office
3 23 (4.50%) MS Project
4 7 (1.37%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.59%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.39%) SPSS
7 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (2.74%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.76%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (1.76%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (1.37%) Magento
5 6 (1.17%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (1.17%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (0.98%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.59%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.39%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.20%) Agresso
9 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.20%) Hyperion Planning
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.20%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.17%) SaaS
2 3 (0.59%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.20%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.91%) Firewall
2 18 (3.52%) SAN
3 16 (3.13%) Internet
4 13 (2.54%) IPv4
4 13 (2.54%) IPv6
5 12 (2.35%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.76%) Intranet
7 7 (1.37%) LAN
7 7 (1.37%) WAN
7 7 (1.37%) Wireless
7 7 (1.37%) FCoE
7 7 (1.37%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (1.37%) NetScaler
8 6 (1.17%) HTTP
8 6 (1.17%) SNMP
9 5 (0.98%) DNS
9 5 (0.98%) IPsec
9 5 (0.98%) NAS
10 4 (0.78%) VLAN
11 3 (0.59%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (26.81%) SQL Server
2 61 (11.94%) Oracle Database
3 51 (9.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 45 (8.81%) PostgreSQL
4 45 (8.81%) Data Warehouse
5 40 (7.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 39 (7.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 36 (7.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 34 (6.65%) SQL Server 2012
9 33 (6.46%) MySQL
10 30 (5.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 26 (5.09%) Oracle Database 10g
12 24 (4.70%) QlikView
13 21 (4.11%) Oracle Reports
14 19 (3.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 19 (3.72%) Relational Database
15 18 (3.52%) SQL Server 2005
15 18 (3.52%) Oracle BI EE
16 15 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
17 13 (2.54%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 48 (9.39%) Git (software)
2 32 (6.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (5.48%) Subversion
4 25 (4.89%) Oracle APEX
5 20 (3.91%) Jenkins
6 15 (2.94%) Selenium
6 15 (2.94%) Visual Studio
7 13 (2.54%) PHPUnit
8 12 (2.35%) TeamCity
8 12 (2.35%) Maven
9 11 (2.15%) Oracle Forms
10 8 (1.57%) Ant
10 8 (1.57%) JUnit
11 7 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 7 (1.37%) MSI
11 7 (1.37%) Gerrit
12 6 (1.17%) SoapUI
12 6 (1.17%) StarTeam
13 5 (0.98%) Toad
14 4 (0.78%) HP UFT
General
1 59 (11.55%) Finance
2 23 (4.50%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.35%) Military
4 9 (1.76%) Retail
5 6 (1.17%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.59%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.39%) Law
7 2 (0.39%) Billing
8 1 (0.20%) Marketing
8 1 (0.20%) French Language
8 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.20%) Legal
8 1 (0.20%) Banking
8 1 (0.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 190 (37.18%) Developer
2 103 (20.16%) Analyst
3 50 (9.78%) DBA
4 38 (7.44%) SQL Developer
5 37 (7.24%) Test Analyst
6 29 (5.68%) Architect
7 28 (5.48%) SQL DBA
8 24 (4.70%) Web Developer
9 23 (4.50%) Project Manager
10 22 (4.31%) Oracle Developer
10 22 (4.31%) .NET Developer
11 21 (4.11%) Data Analyst
12 20 (3.91%) Consultant
13 18 (3.52%) Business Analyst
13 18 (3.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 18 (3.52%) Infrastructure Manager
14 16 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 14 (2.74%) PHP Developer
15 14 (2.74%) Designer
16 13 (2.54%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (16.63%) HTML
2 69 (13.50%) CSS
3 67 (13.11%) jQuery
4 64 (12.52%) .NET
5 48 (9.39%) XML
6 44 (8.61%) ASP.NET
7 34 (6.65%) Ajax
8 31 (6.07%) Web Services
9 21 (4.11%) Middleware
10 17 (3.33%) REST
11 16 (3.13%) Oracle Fusion
12 15 (2.94%) SOAP
13 14 (2.74%) AngularJS
14 13 (2.54%) WCF
15 11 (2.15%) HTML5
16 10 (1.96%) RESTful
16 10 (1.96%) .NET Framework
16 10 (1.96%) JSON
17 9 (1.76%) Spring
18 8 (1.57%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.26%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.11%) Clustering
3 20 (3.91%) Data Centre
4 17 (3.33%) NHS
4 17 (3.33%) Replication
5 13 (2.54%) PMI
5 13 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.35%) N-Tier
6 12 (2.35%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.57%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.17%) Fixed Income
8 6 (1.17%) Statistics
8 6 (1.17%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.17%) Data Structures
9 5 (0.98%) Private Cloud
9 5 (0.98%) EPoS
10 4 (0.78%) Visualisation
10 4 (0.78%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.59%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (0.59%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 133 (26.03%) Windows
2 94 (18.40%) Linux
3 58 (11.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (8.02%) UNIX
5 40 (7.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (4.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (2.74%) Windows 7
8 14 (2.74%) Oracle Linux
9 12 (2.35%) Solaris
10 7 (1.37%) AIX
10 7 (1.37%) Android
11 6 (1.17%) HPUX
11 6 (1.17%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.98%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.59%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.59%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.39%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (19.96%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (13.70%) Business Intelligence
3 59 (11.55%) Migration
4 46 (9.00%) ITIL
5 42 (8.22%) OO
6 39 (7.63%) Data Modelling
6 39 (7.63%) Scrum
7 36 (7.05%) Configuration Management
8 33 (6.46%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (6.07%) System Testing
9 31 (6.07%) ETL
9 31 (6.07%) Web Development
10 30 (5.87%) TDD
11 28 (5.48%) Data Migration
12 27 (5.28%) Test Scripting
12 27 (5.28%) MVC
13 26 (5.09%) Data Analysis
14 24 (4.70%) BDD
15 23 (4.50%) PRINCE2
16 21 (4.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (17.42%) JavaScript
2 73 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 61 (11.94%) T-SQL
4 52 (10.18%) C#
5 51 (9.98%) Java
6 48 (9.39%) PHP
7 38 (7.44%) Perl
8 33 (6.46%) Shell Script
9 27 (5.28%) PowerShell
10 15 (2.94%) VB
10 15 (2.94%) C
11 13 (2.54%) VBScript
12 12 (2.35%) Bash Shell
13 10 (1.96%) VBA
14 9 (1.76%) C++
15 7 (1.37%) VB.NET
16 6 (1.17%) PHP5
17 4 (0.78%) Python
18 3 (0.59%) Korn
18 3 (0.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 119 (23.29%) Security Cleared
2 82 (16.05%) SC Cleared
3 31 (6.07%) Degree
4 21 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (3.13%) ISEB
6 13 (2.54%) PMP
6 13 (2.54%) PMI Certification
6 13 (2.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 12 (2.35%) DV Cleared
8 11 (2.15%) ISTQB
9 10 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (1.57%) MCTS
10 8 (1.57%) MCSA
11 7 (1.37%) MCSE
11 7 (1.37%) VCP4
12 3 (0.59%) MCITP
12 3 (0.59%) OCP
12 3 (0.59%) OCA
12 3 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.15%) SLA
1 11 (2.15%) QA
2 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 54 (10.57%) Active Directory
2 43 (8.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (5.48%) vSphere
4 26 (5.09%) VMware ESX
5 11 (2.15%) Hyper-V
6 10 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
7 9 (1.76%) XenApp
8 6 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.98%) Oracle Clusterware
10 2 (0.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 2 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.20%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 25 (4.89%) HP Quality Center
2 23 (4.50%) SCCM
3 15 (2.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 10 (1.96%) SCOM
5 9 (1.76%) Oracle RMAN
6 8 (1.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 7 (1.37%) Tivoli
7 7 (1.37%) vMotion
8 6 (1.17%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (1.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 6 (1.17%) Data Guard
8 6 (1.17%) SolarWinds Orion
9 4 (0.78%) Netcool
10 3 (0.59%) LiteSpeed
11 2 (0.39%) SCVMM
11 2 (0.39%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (0.39%) ARCserve
11 2 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (0.39%) Unicenter
11 2 (0.39%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 177 (34.64%) Oracle
2 163 (31.90%) Microsoft
3 78 (15.26%) VMware
4 30 (5.87%) HP
5 21 (4.11%) Citrix
6 19 (3.72%) Red Hat
7 11 (2.15%) McAfee
8 8 (1.57%) Cisco
8 8 (1.57%) IBM
8 8 (1.57%) Netezza
9 7 (1.37%) 3PAR
9 7 (1.37%) Telerik
10 6 (1.17%) ComArch
10 6 (1.17%) Cognos
10 6 (1.17%) SolarWinds
11 5 (0.98%) Lumension
11 5 (0.98%) Veritas
11 5 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.78%) Brocade
12 4 (0.78%) Serena
Southampton
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £280 - £320 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £375 - £400 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
TRG
Rate: 250-400 Per Day
Posted: 7 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Winchester
ABRS
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Southampton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £270 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Southampton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Basingstoke
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago