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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 245 265 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 11.72% 14.54% 13.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.55% 35.71% 34.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 143 148
Average daily rate
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£358 £323 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.85% -4.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £228 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £403 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 32 26
Average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.20 £17.73 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.38 £26.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+3.30% -1.85%
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
802 742 754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 38.35% 40.70% 38.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 426 404
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £251 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 57 60
Average hourly rate £37.50 £29.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £17.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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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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 -2 40 £350 +16.66% 16
Basingstoke -6 24 £336 -0.37% 16
Hook -3 19 £360 +16.12% 5
Havant -2 13 £445 +9.53% 3
Portsmouth -4 12 £350 +16.66% 8
Gosport -13 12 - - 3
Farnborough +2 10 £425 +25.92% 5
Andover -1 7 £348 -
Winchester -6 4 £275 -12.00% 8
Eastleigh - 3 - - 2
Fareham -3 2 £350 +12.90% 5
Aldershot -6 1 - - 1
Brockenhurst - - - -
Liss - - - - 1
Petersfield - - - - 5
Ringwood - - - -
Romsey - - - -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 207 (41.99%) Oracle
2 125 (25.35%) SQL Server
2 125 (25.35%) Security Cleared
3 115 (23.33%) Java
4 111 (22.52%) C#
5 100 (20.28%) .NET
6 99 (20.08%) Windows
7 96 (19.47%) SC Cleared
8 94 (19.07%) PL/SQL
9 89 (18.05%) Microsoft
10 77 (15.62%) Business Intelligence
11 71 (14.40%) Oracle Database
12 69 (14.00%) Linux
13 65 (13.18%) XML
14 64 (12.98%) Web Services
15 61 (12.37%) JavaScript
16 60 (12.17%) Finance
17 53 (10.75%) UNIX
18 50 (10.14%) ASP.NET
18 50 (10.14%) T-SQL
19 49 (9.94%) WebLogic
20 48 (9.74%) VB
21 46 (9.33%) HTML
21 46 (9.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 45 (9.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 45 (9.13%) SAN
23 44 (8.92%) HP
24 43 (8.72%) SharePoint
24 43 (8.72%) Data Warehouse
24 43 (8.72%) SQL Server 2008

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 49 (9.94%) WebLogic
2 43 (8.72%) SharePoint
3 28 (5.68%) Apache
4 26 (5.27%) SAS
5 16 (3.25%) WebSphere
6 14 (2.84%) MS Exchange
7 11 (2.23%) IIS
8 9 (1.83%) Oracle Application Server
8 9 (1.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 8 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (1.62%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
10 6 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (1.01%) MQSeries
11 5 (1.01%) CMS
11 5 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (0.81%) Documentum
12 4 (0.81%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 40 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 31 (6.29%) MS Office
3 4 (0.81%) MS Project
4 2 (0.41%) SPSS
5 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 37 (7.51%) Oracle Applications
2 22 (4.46%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (1.42%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.61%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.61%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (0.61%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (0.61%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (0.61%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 2 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.20%) Agresso
7 1 (0.20%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.03%) SaaS
2 1 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (9.13%) SAN
2 28 (5.68%) Firewall
3 16 (3.25%) TCP/IP
4 15 (3.04%) HTTP
5 13 (2.64%) DNS
5 13 (2.64%) LDAP
6 11 (2.23%) Internet
7 8 (1.62%) Kerberos
8 6 (1.22%) SSL
9 5 (1.01%) NAS
9 5 (1.01%) Network Security
10 4 (0.81%) SMTP
11 3 (0.61%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.61%) X.400
11 3 (0.61%) X.500
12 2 (0.41%) LAN
12 2 (0.41%) WAN
12 2 (0.41%) DHCP
12 2 (0.41%) IPv4
13 1 (0.20%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (25.35%) SQL Server
2 71 (14.40%) Oracle Database
3 46 (9.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 45 (9.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 43 (8.72%) Data Warehouse
5 43 (8.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 36 (7.30%) Oracle Database 11g
7 32 (6.49%) Relational Database
8 27 (5.48%) SQL Server 2005
8 27 (5.48%) Oracle Reports
9 26 (5.27%) Oracle BI EE
10 22 (4.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 22 (4.46%) Oracle Database 10g
11 20 (4.06%) QlikView
11 20 (4.06%) SQLPlus
12 15 (3.04%) Base SAS
13 13 (2.64%) RDBMS
14 11 (2.23%) MySQL
14 11 (2.23%) DB2
14 11 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (3.65%) Visual Studio
2 17 (3.45%) Toad
3 16 (3.25%) Jenkins
4 14 (2.84%) SoapUI
4 14 (2.84%) SpecFlow
5 13 (2.64%) Cucumber
6 12 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (2.43%) Oracle APEX
6 12 (2.43%) LoadRunner
6 12 (2.43%) Oracle Forms
7 11 (2.23%) Selenium
8 10 (2.03%) Eclipse
8 10 (2.03%) JUnit
9 9 (1.83%) Subversion
9 9 (1.83%) Git (software)
10 8 (1.62%) Maven
11 7 (1.42%) Ant
11 7 (1.42%) Talend Open Studio
11 7 (1.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 6 (1.22%) Hudson
General
1 60 (12.17%) Finance
2 42 (8.52%) Telecoms
3 14 (2.84%) Military
4 11 (2.23%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.22%) Marketing
6 5 (1.01%) Back Office
7 4 (0.81%) Retail
8 3 (0.61%) Automotive
8 3 (0.61%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.41%) Banking
9 2 (0.41%) Legal
10 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.20%) Advertising
10 1 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 181 (36.71%) Developer
2 108 (21.91%) Analyst
3 46 (9.33%) Test Analyst
4 36 (7.30%) DBA
5 34 (6.90%) .NET Developer
6 31 (6.29%) Consultant
7 30 (6.09%) SQL Developer
8 22 (4.46%) Oracle DBA
9 21 (4.26%) Java Developer
9 21 (4.26%) SQL DBA
10 18 (3.65%) Oracle Developer
10 18 (3.65%) Architect
11 17 (3.45%) Administrator
12 16 (3.25%) Test Manager
13 15 (3.04%) Software Engineer
13 15 (3.04%) Test Engineer
14 14 (2.84%) C# Developer
14 14 (2.84%) Data Analyst
14 14 (2.84%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 12 (2.43%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (20.28%) .NET
2 65 (13.18%) XML
3 64 (12.98%) Web Services
4 50 (10.14%) ASP.NET
5 46 (9.33%) HTML
6 40 (8.11%) CSS
7 28 (5.68%) jQuery
8 27 (5.48%) Middleware
9 25 (5.07%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (4.87%) SOAP
10 24 (4.87%) Spring
11 22 (4.46%) WCF
12 20 (4.06%) Ajax
13 19 (3.85%) Hibernate
14 15 (3.04%) JSP
14 15 (3.04%) XSLT
15 13 (2.64%) WebSphere MQ
15 13 (2.64%) .NET Framework
16 11 (2.23%) J2EE
16 11 (2.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (4.87%) Replication
2 12 (2.43%) Management Information System
3 9 (1.83%) Clustering
4 7 (1.42%) Data Integration
5 5 (1.01%) HACMP
5 5 (1.01%) Data Extraction
6 4 (0.81%) Mathematics
6 4 (0.81%) Computer Science
6 4 (0.81%) Blackberry
7 3 (0.61%) NHS
7 3 (0.61%) PKI
7 3 (0.61%) CLARiiON
7 3 (0.61%) Open Source
8 2 (0.41%) iPhone
8 2 (0.41%) Derivative
8 2 (0.41%) GIS
8 2 (0.41%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.20%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.20%) Informatics
9 1 (0.20%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 99 (20.08%) Windows
2 69 (14.00%) Linux
3 53 (10.75%) UNIX
4 35 (7.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (6.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (2.64%) Oracle Linux
7 12 (2.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (2.23%) AIX
9 10 (2.03%) Windows XP
10 8 (1.62%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.81%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.61%) Solaris
12 3 (0.61%) Debian
13 2 (0.41%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.41%) Android
13 2 (0.41%) SUSE
14 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (15.62%) Business Intelligence
2 40 (8.11%) ITIL
3 39 (7.91%) Scrum
4 35 (7.10%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (7.10%) SOA
5 31 (6.29%) ETL
5 31 (6.29%) Software Engineering
6 29 (5.88%) Migration
7 28 (5.68%) CRM
8 26 (5.27%) Test Scripting
9 25 (5.07%) MVC
10 22 (4.46%) Test Automation
10 22 (4.46%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (3.85%) Configuration Management
12 19 (3.85%) Data Modelling
12 19 (3.85%) ERP
12 19 (3.85%) Data Migration
13 18 (3.65%) Software Testing
14 17 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 115 (23.33%) Java
2 111 (22.52%) C#
3 94 (19.07%) PL/SQL
4 61 (12.37%) JavaScript
5 50 (10.14%) T-SQL
6 48 (9.74%) VB
7 32 (6.49%) C
8 29 (5.88%) Shell Script
9 17 (3.45%) Perl
9 17 (3.45%) Ruby
10 16 (3.25%) Python
11 15 (3.04%) PowerShell
12 11 (2.23%) VBA
13 10 (2.03%) Korn
14 8 (1.62%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.62%) VB.NET
14 8 (1.62%) PHP
14 8 (1.62%) Delphi
15 7 (1.42%) VB6
15 7 (1.42%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 125 (25.35%) Security Cleared
2 96 (19.47%) SC Cleared
3 35 (7.10%) ISTQB
4 26 (5.27%) Degree
5 18 (3.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 17 (3.45%) ISEB
6 17 (3.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 15 (3.04%) DV Cleared
8 10 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (2.03%) CCNA
9 7 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.61%) MCSE
11 3 (0.61%) MCTS
12 2 (0.41%) GCIA
12 2 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.41%) CISSP
12 2 (0.41%) GIAC
13 1 (0.20%) MCSA
13 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.43%) QA
2 10 (2.03%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.22%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.81%) SLA
5 3 (0.61%) HL7
6 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (5.07%) Active Directory
2 24 (4.87%) Oracle RAC
3 21 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (3.25%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (1.42%) VMware ESX
5 7 (1.42%) vSphere
6 6 (1.22%) Hyper-V
6 6 (1.22%) XenServer
6 6 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (1.22%) Terminal Services
7 5 (1.01%) OCFS2
8 1 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.20%) XenApp
8 1 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 24 (4.87%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (3.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 13 (2.64%) Data Guard
4 9 (1.83%) Tivoli
4 9 (1.83%) Puppet
5 7 (1.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 6 (1.22%) Vagrant
7 5 (1.01%) ARCserve
7 5 (1.01%) HP SIM
7 5 (1.01%) SCCM
8 4 (0.81%) SCDPM
8 4 (0.81%) SCOM
8 4 (0.81%) SCVMM
9 3 (0.61%) MOM
9 3 (0.61%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (0.61%) YUM
9 3 (0.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 207 (41.99%) Oracle
2 89 (18.05%) Microsoft
3 44 (8.92%) HP
4 38 (7.71%) VMware
5 15 (3.04%) Citrix
6 14 (2.84%) IBM
7 11 (2.23%) EMC
7 11 (2.23%) NetApp
7 11 (2.23%) Red Hat
7 11 (2.23%) Informatica
8 10 (2.03%) Netezza
9 9 (1.83%) Business Objects
9 9 (1.83%) SAP
10 8 (1.62%) JBoss
11 7 (1.42%) ESRI
11 7 (1.42%) Talend
12 6 (1.22%) Serena
12 6 (1.22%) Dell
12 6 (1.22%) Sun
13 5 (1.01%) CA
Gosport
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £500 - £560 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rate Value
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 8-10 Per Hour Will lead to a permanent opportunity
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Steria
Rate: Up to £9 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke
Streamline Connections
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Hook
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Interquest - IQ ESM
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £30 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Portsmouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 days ago