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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 265 242 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 12.45% 11.84% 15.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.72% 31.43% 37.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 128 144
Average daily rate
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£340 £350 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £242 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £450 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 38
Average hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% +23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £10.00 £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £43.20 £36.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.66%
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
786 770 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.94% 37.67% 40.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 430 396
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £252 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 31 58
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £15.35 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +1 75 £325 -2.62% 13
Hook +4 26 £379 +3.06%
Basingstoke -5 24 £358 -1.71% 12
Fareham +7 12 £310 -11.42% 7
Winchester -5 12 £350 +27.27% 9
Havant +1 10 £425 -5.55% 2
Portsmouth +1 9 £340 -2.85% 13
Gosport +4 7 £425 - 1
Andover +3 6 £325 - 2
Farnborough -7 5 £420 -1.17% 2
Aldershot -3 2 £418 +15.17% 2
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 155 (29.64%) Microsoft
2 154 (29.45%) Oracle
3 138 (26.39%) Windows
4 135 (25.81%) SQL Server
5 129 (24.67%) Security Cleared
6 90 (17.21%) JavaScript
7 85 (16.25%) SC Cleared
8 84 (16.06%) Agile Software Development
9 80 (15.30%) .NET
10 75 (14.34%) VMware
11 74 (14.15%) Linux
12 73 (13.96%) PL/SQL
13 71 (13.58%) Finance
14 69 (13.19%) Active Directory
15 68 (13.00%) HTML
16 65 (12.43%) Windows Server 2008
17 64 (12.24%) C#
17 64 (12.24%) T-SQL
18 63 (12.05%) Migration
19 61 (11.66%) Business Intelligence
20 56 (10.71%) CSS
21 55 (10.52%) ASP.NET
22 54 (10.33%) MS Office
23 52 (9.94%) MS Excel
24 51 (9.75%) XML
24 51 (9.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 51 (9.75%) jQuery
25 50 (9.56%) PHP
26 47 (8.99%) Oracle Database
27 46 (8.80%) VMware Infrastructure

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 41 (7.84%) SharePoint
2 25 (4.78%) WebLogic
3 24 (4.59%) BizTalk Server
4 22 (4.21%) MS Exchange
5 19 (3.63%) Apache
6 18 (3.44%) IIS
7 15 (2.87%) Drupal
8 13 (2.49%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (1.72%) Oracle 10gAS
10 8 (1.53%) WordPress
10 8 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (0.96%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.96%) SAS
11 5 (0.96%) CMS
12 4 (0.76%) MediaWiki
13 3 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.57%) Oracle Application Server
13 3 (0.57%) JBoss
13 3 (0.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 54 (10.33%) MS Office
2 52 (9.94%) MS Excel
3 21 (4.02%) MS Project
4 7 (1.34%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.96%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.38%) SPSS
6 2 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (5.16%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (3.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (3.44%) Oracle EBS R12
4 13 (2.49%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (1.34%) Magento
5 7 (1.34%) Oracle Payables
5 7 (1.34%) Oracle General Ledger
6 6 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.76%) Oracle Assets
8 3 (0.57%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.19%) Agresso
9 1 (0.19%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.15%) SaaS
2 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.38%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.19%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.78%) SAN
2 19 (3.63%) Internet
3 12 (2.29%) Firewall
4 9 (1.72%) Intranet
5 7 (1.34%) IPsec
5 7 (1.34%) FCoE
5 7 (1.34%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (1.34%) NetScaler
5 7 (1.34%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.34%) LAN
5 7 (1.34%) WAN
5 7 (1.34%) NAS
6 6 (1.15%) Wireless
7 5 (0.96%) DNS
7 5 (0.96%) HTTP
8 4 (0.76%) VLAN
9 3 (0.57%) VoIP
9 3 (0.57%) DVB
9 3 (0.57%) Extranet
9 3 (0.57%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 51 (9.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 47 (8.99%) Oracle Database
4 46 (8.80%) Data Warehouse
5 42 (8.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 36 (6.88%) MySQL
7 35 (6.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 34 (6.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 33 (6.31%) SQL Server 2012
10 32 (6.12%) QlikView
11 30 (5.74%) Oracle Database 11g
12 28 (5.35%) Oracle Reports
13 19 (3.63%) PostgreSQL
14 17 (3.25%) Relational Database
15 15 (2.87%) SQL Server 2005
16 14 (2.68%) BusinessObjects
16 14 (2.68%) Oracle BI EE
17 12 (2.29%) Oracle Discoverer
18 10 (1.91%) Data Mining
18 10 (1.91%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 41 (7.84%) Git (software)
2 32 (6.12%) Subversion
3 22 (4.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (3.44%) Jenkins
5 15 (2.87%) Selenium
6 14 (2.68%) Maven
6 14 (2.68%) PHPUnit
6 14 (2.68%) Visual Studio
7 10 (1.91%) Ant
7 10 (1.91%) JUnit
8 9 (1.72%) Gerrit
8 9 (1.72%) Oracle APEX
9 8 (1.53%) Oracle Forms
9 8 (1.53%) MSI
10 6 (1.15%) HP UFT
10 6 (1.15%) Toad
10 6 (1.15%) StarTeam
11 5 (0.96%) TeamCity
11 5 (0.96%) SoapUI
11 5 (0.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 71 (13.58%) Finance
2 30 (5.74%) Telecoms
3 8 (1.53%) Retail
4 6 (1.15%) Military
4 6 (1.15%) Banking
5 5 (0.96%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.57%) Automotive
6 3 (0.57%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.38%) Legal
8 1 (0.19%) Back Office
8 1 (0.19%) Law
8 1 (0.19%) Marketing
8 1 (0.19%) French Language
8 1 (0.19%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 195 (37.28%) Developer
2 121 (23.14%) Analyst
3 41 (7.84%) DBA
4 39 (7.46%) SQL Developer
5 37 (7.07%) Test Analyst
6 28 (5.35%) .NET Developer
7 27 (5.16%) Data Analyst
8 26 (4.97%) Consultant
8 26 (4.97%) SQL DBA
9 24 (4.59%) Project Manager
10 23 (4.40%) Architect
11 18 (3.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 17 (3.25%) Infrastructure Manager
12 17 (3.25%) Business Analyst
12 17 (3.25%) Web Developer
12 17 (3.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 15 (2.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 15 (2.87%) PHP Developer
14 14 (2.68%) C# Developer
15 13 (2.49%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (15.30%) .NET
2 68 (13.00%) HTML
3 56 (10.71%) CSS
4 55 (10.52%) ASP.NET
5 51 (9.75%) XML
5 51 (9.75%) jQuery
6 33 (6.31%) Web Services
7 22 (4.21%) Ajax
8 17 (3.25%) REST
9 16 (3.06%) WCF
10 14 (2.68%) HTML5
10 14 (2.68%) SOAP
11 13 (2.49%) AngularJS
12 11 (2.10%) .NET Framework
12 11 (2.10%) Middleware
12 11 (2.10%) Oracle Fusion
12 11 (2.10%) RESTful
12 11 (2.10%) Spring
13 10 (1.91%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (1.91%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 43 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.16%) Clustering
3 23 (4.40%) Data Centre
4 19 (3.63%) NHS
5 15 (2.87%) Management Information System
6 13 (2.49%) Replication
7 12 (2.29%) PMI
8 9 (1.72%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.53%) N-Tier
9 8 (1.53%) Statistics
10 7 (1.34%) Computer Science
11 6 (1.15%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.15%) Fixed Income
12 5 (0.96%) EPoS
12 5 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.96%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.96%) Private Cloud
13 4 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
13 4 (0.76%) User Experience
13 4 (0.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 138 (26.39%) Windows
2 74 (14.15%) Linux
3 65 (12.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 45 (8.60%) UNIX
5 39 (7.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 35 (6.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (3.82%) Windows 7
8 12 (2.29%) HPUX
9 10 (1.91%) AIX
9 10 (1.91%) Android
10 9 (1.72%) Windows Vista
10 9 (1.72%) Solaris
11 8 (1.53%) Windows XP
12 7 (1.34%) Windows 2000
12 7 (1.34%) Apple iOS
12 7 (1.34%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (0.76%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.57%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.57%) CentOS
15 2 (0.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (16.06%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (12.05%) Migration
3 61 (11.66%) Business Intelligence
4 41 (7.84%) OO
5 40 (7.65%) Configuration Management
5 40 (7.65%) Scrum
6 36 (6.88%) Data Modelling
7 35 (6.69%) ITIL
8 33 (6.31%) ETL
9 29 (5.54%) Data Analysis
9 29 (5.54%) Web Development
9 29 (5.54%) Data Migration
10 28 (5.35%) TDD
11 27 (5.16%) Test Scripting
11 27 (5.16%) BDD
12 25 (4.78%) MVC
13 24 (4.59%) PRINCE2
14 23 (4.40%) CRM
14 23 (4.40%) E-Commerce
14 23 (4.40%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (17.21%) JavaScript
2 73 (13.96%) PL/SQL
3 64 (12.24%) C#
3 64 (12.24%) T-SQL
4 50 (9.56%) PHP
5 39 (7.46%) Java
6 29 (5.54%) PowerShell
7 24 (4.59%) Shell Script
8 22 (4.21%) Perl
9 18 (3.44%) VBA
10 14 (2.68%) VB
11 13 (2.49%) VB.NET
12 10 (1.91%) VBScript
12 10 (1.91%) C
13 7 (1.34%) PHP5
14 6 (1.15%) C++
15 5 (0.96%) Python
16 4 (0.76%) Korn
17 3 (0.57%) Ruby
18 2 (0.38%) VB6
Qualifications
1 129 (24.67%) Security Cleared
2 85 (16.25%) SC Cleared
3 30 (5.74%) Degree
4 23 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (4.21%) DV Cleared
6 15 (2.87%) ISEB
7 13 (2.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 13 (2.49%) ISTQB
8 12 (2.29%) PMP
8 12 (2.29%) PMI Certification
9 10 (1.91%) MCTS
10 9 (1.72%) MCSE
10 9 (1.72%) MCSA
11 7 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (1.34%) VCP4
12 5 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.76%) MCITP
14 2 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 2 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.10%) SLA
2 9 (1.72%) QA
3 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 69 (13.19%) Active Directory
2 46 (8.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (3.82%) vSphere
4 19 (3.63%) VMware ESX
5 16 (3.06%) Hyper-V
6 11 (2.10%) XenApp
6 11 (2.10%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.38%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.19%) Samba
10 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.19%) XenServer
10 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (5.16%) HP Quality Center
2 26 (4.97%) SCCM
3 22 (4.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 11 (2.10%) Oracle RMAN
5 10 (1.91%) SCOM
6 9 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 9 (1.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 8 (1.53%) McAfee ePO
8 7 (1.34%) vMotion
8 7 (1.34%) Netcool
9 6 (1.15%) Tivoli
9 6 (1.15%) ARCserve
10 4 (0.76%) Unicenter
10 4 (0.76%) Nagios
10 4 (0.76%) HP SIM
11 3 (0.57%) Hyperic
11 3 (0.57%) ArcSight ESM
11 3 (0.57%) SCOrch
11 3 (0.57%) LiteSpeed
11 3 (0.57%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 155 (29.64%) Microsoft
2 154 (29.45%) Oracle
3 75 (14.34%) VMware
4 39 (7.46%) HP
5 28 (5.35%) Citrix
6 20 (3.82%) McAfee
7 12 (2.29%) Lumension
8 11 (2.10%) Netezza
9 10 (1.91%) 3PAR
10 9 (1.72%) Veritas
10 9 (1.72%) Cisco
11 7 (1.34%) CA
11 7 (1.34%) Telerik
12 5 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (0.96%) IBM
12 5 (0.96%) Splunk
12 5 (0.96%) ArcSight
13 4 (0.76%) Appcelerator
13 4 (0.76%) SolarWinds
13 4 (0.76%) Red Hat
Hampshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Venn Group
Rate: £8 - £10 Per Hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Rate: From £325 to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Waterlooville
Computer Futures
Rate: £18000 - £23000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £250 - £270 per day
Posted: 19 days ago