The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Hampshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL 275 273 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 13.25% 16.00% 12.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.04% 42.33% 34.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 187 133
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £261 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 11
Average hourly rate £29.00 £26.98 £22.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +17.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.48 £18.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £25.56
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +7.57%
Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
763 645 663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.75% 37.81% 36.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 386 307
Average daily rate £325 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 61 85
Average hourly rate £40.50 £36.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £18.40 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
SQL
South East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +15 57 £315 +5.88% 21
Basingstoke +3 48 £325 -7.14% 16
Hook -4 23 £380 +8.57% 6
Havant -2 13 £450 +20.00% 1
Portsmouth -7 12 £398 -0.62% 13
Gosport -17 12 £450 +27.11%
Fareham 0 8 £310 - 5
Winchester -6 8 £295 -2.47% 1
New Milton - 7 £290 -
Andover -5 6 - - 3
Aldershot -8 6 £425 -15.00%
Farnborough -2 3 £300 -4.00% 5
Waterlooville - - - - 1
Petersfield - - - - 1
Romsey - - - - 1
Eastleigh - - - - 1
Lyndhurst - - - -
Alton - - - -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 188 (34.37%) SQL Server
2 152 (27.79%) Oracle
3 137 (25.05%) .NET
4 124 (22.67%) Microsoft
5 122 (22.30%) C#
6 113 (20.66%) Windows
7 109 (19.93%) Security Cleared
8 106 (19.38%) PL/SQL
9 90 (16.45%) Java
10 81 (14.81%) SC Cleared
11 77 (14.08%) JavaScript
12 76 (13.89%) HTML
13 75 (13.71%) Finance
14 74 (13.53%) Business Intelligence
15 73 (13.35%) UNIX
16 70 (12.80%) XML
17 68 (12.43%) ASP.NET
18 66 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
19 63 (11.52%) Web Services
20 60 (10.97%) Oracle Database
21 57 (10.42%) ITIL
22 56 (10.24%) CSS
23 55 (10.05%) T-SQL
23 55 (10.05%) SQL Server 2008
24 53 (9.69%) MS Excel
25 52 (9.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 51 (9.32%) Agile Software Development
26 51 (9.32%) Linux
27 47 (8.59%) VB
28 46 (8.41%) SharePoint

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 46 (8.41%) SharePoint
2 40 (7.31%) WebLogic
3 27 (4.94%) MS Exchange
4 23 (4.20%) SharePoint 2010
5 22 (4.02%) IIS
6 17 (3.11%) SAS
7 16 (2.93%) Apache
8 15 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
9 14 (2.56%) Liferay
9 14 (2.56%) CMS
10 13 (2.38%) Lotus Domino
11 12 (2.19%) IBM Notes
12 11 (2.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 10 (1.83%) SharePoint Server
14 9 (1.65%) Oracle Application Server
14 9 (1.65%) WebSphere
15 8 (1.46%) MS Project Server
16 6 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
17 4 (0.73%) WordPress
17 4 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 53 (9.69%) MS Excel
2 32 (5.85%) MS Office
3 8 (1.46%) MS Project
4 4 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.18%) SPSS
6 1 (0.18%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 20 (3.66%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (3.11%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (1.28%) Magento
4 5 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.55%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.37%) Maximo
6 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle SCM
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.83%) SaaS
2 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.84%) DNS
1 21 (3.84%) Firewall
2 19 (3.47%) SAN
3 14 (2.56%) Internet
3 14 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.46%) DHCP
4 8 (1.46%) HTTP
5 7 (1.28%) Network Security
6 6 (1.10%) Kerberos
7 5 (0.91%) SSL
7 5 (0.91%) NGN
8 4 (0.73%) WAN
8 4 (0.73%) LAN
9 3 (0.55%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.55%) IPsec
9 3 (0.55%) Wireless
10 2 (0.37%) CTI
10 2 (0.37%) IPv4
10 2 (0.37%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.37%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (34.37%) SQL Server
2 66 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
3 60 (10.97%) Oracle Database
4 55 (10.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 52 (9.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 42 (7.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 39 (7.13%) Oracle Database 11g
8 36 (6.58%) SQL Server 2005
8 36 (6.58%) Relational Database
9 28 (5.12%) DB2
10 25 (4.57%) Oracle BI EE
11 22 (4.02%) Oracle Database 10g
12 21 (3.84%) SQLPlus
13 20 (3.66%) RDBMS
13 20 (3.66%) QlikView
14 18 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
15 17 (3.11%) Oracle Reports
16 15 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 14 (2.56%) MySQL
18 12 (2.19%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 26 (4.75%) Toad
1 26 (4.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (4.20%) Visual Studio
3 21 (3.84%) Subversion
4 19 (3.47%) Talend Open Studio
5 18 (3.29%) Jenkins
6 17 (3.11%) QuickTest Pro
7 14 (2.56%) Ant
8 13 (2.38%) Cucumber
8 13 (2.38%) Hudson
9 12 (2.19%) Maven
9 12 (2.19%) Selenium
10 11 (2.01%) NUnit
11 10 (1.83%) Oracle Forms
12 9 (1.65%) Eclipse
12 9 (1.65%) SpecFlow
12 9 (1.65%) SoapUI
13 8 (1.46%) RSpec
13 8 (1.46%) Git (software)
14 6 (1.10%) Moq
General
1 75 (13.71%) Finance
2 46 (8.41%) Telecoms
3 10 (1.83%) Manufacturing
4 9 (1.65%) Military
5 7 (1.28%) Marketing
6 5 (0.91%) Retail
7 4 (0.73%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.55%) Back Office
9 1 (0.18%) Automotive
9 1 (0.18%) Law
9 1 (0.18%) Legal
9 1 (0.18%) Front Office
9 1 (0.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 231 (42.23%) Developer
2 105 (19.20%) Analyst
3 70 (12.80%) DBA
4 44 (8.04%) .NET Developer
5 36 (6.58%) Test Analyst
5 36 (6.58%) Administrator
6 32 (5.85%) C# Developer
6 32 (5.85%) SQL Developer
7 31 (5.67%) Java Developer
8 29 (5.30%) SQL DBA
9 26 (4.75%) Consultant
10 25 (4.57%) Programmer
11 21 (3.84%) Oracle DBA
12 18 (3.29%) DB2 DBA
13 17 (3.11%) Oracle Developer
14 15 (2.74%) ASP.NET Developer
14 15 (2.74%) C# .NET Developer
15 13 (2.38%) Support Engineer
15 13 (2.38%) Software Engineer
15 13 (2.38%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (25.05%) .NET
2 76 (13.89%) HTML
3 70 (12.80%) XML
4 68 (12.43%) ASP.NET
5 63 (11.52%) Web Services
6 56 (10.24%) CSS
7 42 (7.68%) jQuery
8 36 (6.58%) Ajax
9 27 (4.94%) Spring
9 27 (4.94%) .NET Framework
10 25 (4.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 25 (4.57%) Hibernate
11 24 (4.39%) WCF
12 23 (4.20%) Java EE
12 23 (4.20%) J2EE
13 22 (4.02%) SOAP
14 20 (3.66%) Middleware
15 19 (3.47%) JSON
16 18 (3.29%) WinForms
17 17 (3.11%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 43 (7.86%) Replication
2 15 (2.74%) NHS
3 10 (1.83%) Clustering
3 10 (1.83%) Blackberry
4 8 (1.46%) N-Tier
5 6 (1.10%) iSeries
6 5 (0.91%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (0.91%) Open Source
7 4 (0.73%) Data Extraction
7 4 (0.73%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.37%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.37%) HACMP
9 1 (0.18%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.18%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.18%) AS400
9 1 (0.18%) Statistics
9 1 (0.18%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.18%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.18%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.18%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 113 (20.66%) Windows
2 73 (13.35%) UNIX
3 51 (9.32%) Linux
4 35 (6.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 34 (6.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (5.12%) Windows XP
7 14 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (2.56%) Windows 7
8 13 (2.38%) AIX
9 9 (1.65%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.73%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.55%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.37%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.18%) Debian
14 1 (0.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (13.53%) Business Intelligence
2 57 (10.42%) ITIL
3 51 (9.32%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (8.41%) Scrum
5 34 (6.22%) ETL
6 31 (5.67%) Test Scripting
7 30 (5.48%) Software Engineering
8 28 (5.12%) Data Modelling
9 27 (4.94%) MVC
10 25 (4.57%) OO
11 23 (4.20%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (4.20%) TDD
11 23 (4.20%) UML
11 23 (4.20%) SOA
12 22 (4.02%) E-Commerce
12 22 (4.02%) Web Development
12 22 (4.02%) Performance Tuning
13 20 (3.66%) OOD
14 18 (3.29%) Test Automation
14 18 (3.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 122 (22.30%) C#
2 106 (19.38%) PL/SQL
3 90 (16.45%) Java
4 77 (14.08%) JavaScript
5 55 (10.05%) T-SQL
6 47 (8.59%) VB
7 42 (7.68%) Shell Script
8 33 (6.03%) C
9 26 (4.75%) VB.NET
10 24 (4.39%) PowerShell
11 22 (4.02%) Python
11 22 (4.02%) C++
12 18 (3.29%) VBA
13 15 (2.74%) Ruby
14 14 (2.56%) Perl
15 13 (2.38%) PHP
16 9 (1.65%) Delphi
16 9 (1.65%) Korn
17 8 (1.46%) VB6
18 6 (1.10%) RPG
Qualifications
1 109 (19.93%) Security Cleared
2 81 (14.81%) SC Cleared
3 20 (3.66%) ISEB
4 15 (2.74%) ISTQB
4 15 (2.74%) Degree
5 6 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.55%) MCITP
8 2 (0.37%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.37%) OCP
8 2 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.18%) CCNA
9 1 (0.18%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.56%) SLA
2 12 (2.19%) ISO 9001
3 8 (1.46%) QA
4 3 (0.55%) HL7
5 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.18%) JSP 440
System Software
1 44 (8.04%) Active Directory
2 25 (4.57%) Oracle RAC
3 19 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 14 (2.56%) Oracle RMAN
5 10 (1.83%) vSphere
6 6 (1.10%) XenServer
6 6 (1.10%) VMware ESX
6 6 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (1.10%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.37%) OCFS2
8 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (3.29%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (2.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 15 (2.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 14 (2.56%) SCCM
5 13 (2.38%) Data Guard
6 12 (2.19%) SCOM
7 10 (1.83%) SCDPM
7 10 (1.83%) SCVMM
8 3 (0.55%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.55%) Netcool
8 3 (0.55%) Control-M
8 3 (0.55%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (0.55%) Puppet
9 2 (0.37%) MOM
10 1 (0.18%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 152 (27.79%) Oracle
2 124 (22.67%) Microsoft
3 45 (8.23%) VMware
4 31 (5.67%) HP
5 19 (3.47%) Netezza
5 19 (3.47%) Talend
6 18 (3.29%) IBM
7 15 (2.74%) Citrix
8 14 (2.56%) Ektron
9 12 (2.19%) Lotus
10 10 (1.83%) Informatica
11 9 (1.65%) Serena
12 8 (1.46%) NetApp
13 7 (1.28%) Adobe
13 7 (1.28%) Business Objects
13 7 (1.28%) Telerik
14 6 (1.10%) Google
14 6 (1.10%) JBoss
15 5 (0.91%) Dell
15 5 (0.91%) Remedy
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hampshire
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
MBN Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Unspecified (£flex)
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Rate: From £0 to £0 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day Ltd Co basis
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £550 per day + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Oxbridge Answers
Rate: c.350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis IT
Rate: £380 - £415 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day plus Flexible working hours
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £310 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Hook
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Hook
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £175 - £225 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £150 - £200 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 24 days ago