The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL 14 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 10.29% 17.56% 10.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.18% 40.35% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 16 11
Median daily rate £355 £288 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.47% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.09% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £39.37 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +57.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.48 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-1.64% +23.07%
SQL
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

Programming Languages Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
34 57 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 25.00% 43.51% 26.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 29 28
Median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £400 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 4
Median hourly rate £46.50 £39.37 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% +31.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Portsmouth region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Portsmouth region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for SQL.

1 25 (45.45%) Linux
1 25 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (38.18%) XML
2 21 (38.18%) MySQL
3 20 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 20 (36.36%) Windows
4 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
5 17 (30.91%) Unix
5 17 (30.91%) PHP
5 17 (30.91%) CakePHP
5 17 (30.91%) jQuery
5 17 (30.91%) OO PHP
6 16 (29.09%) MVC
6 16 (29.09%) SQL Server
7 15 (27.27%) Finance
7 15 (27.27%) SDLC
8 14 (25.45%) C#
8 14 (25.45%) .NET
9 13 (23.64%) Scrum
9 13 (23.64%) Unit Testing
10 12 (21.82%) QA
10 12 (21.82%) Subversion
10 12 (21.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (21.82%) PHPUnit
10 12 (21.82%) Apache
11 11 (20.00%) C++
11 11 (20.00%) Java
11 11 (20.00%) MongoDB
11 11 (20.00%) NoSQL
11 11 (20.00%) JSON

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (21.82%) Apache
2 4 (7.27%) GlassFish
2 4 (7.27%) JBoss
2 4 (7.27%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.45%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.82%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) LAN
2 5 (9.09%) SAN
2 5 (9.09%) SNMP
3 4 (7.27%) LDAP
4 2 (3.64%) DHCP
4 2 (3.64%) DNS
5 1 (1.82%) DVB
5 1 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.82%) Firewall
5 1 (1.82%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.82%) MPLS
5 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.82%) VoIP
5 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.18%) MySQL
2 16 (29.09%) SQL Server
3 11 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 11 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.27%) DB2
5 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.64%) MS Access
5 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.82%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) PHPUnit
1 12 (21.82%) Subversion
2 9 (16.36%) Eclipse
2 9 (16.36%) JIRA
3 6 (10.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (10.91%) Visual Studio
4 4 (7.27%) JUnit
4 4 (7.27%) NetBeans
5 1 (1.82%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.82%) LoadRunner
General
1 15 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Law
2 2 (3.64%) Marketing
3 1 (1.82%) Advertising
3 1 (1.82%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Billing
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (76.36%) Developer
2 17 (30.91%) PHP Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Java Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Software Developer
5 6 (10.91%) C++ Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (9.09%) C++ Software Developer
6 5 (9.09%) C++/Java Developer
6 5 (9.09%) SQL Developer
7 3 (5.45%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.45%) BizTalk Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Software Tester
7 3 (5.45%) Test Specialist
7 3 (5.45%) Tester
8 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (3.64%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.64%) CRM Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 2 (3.64%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (38.18%) XML
2 17 (30.91%) CakePHP
2 17 (30.91%) jQuery
3 14 (25.45%) .NET
4 11 (20.00%) JSON
5 9 (16.36%) HTML
6 8 (14.55%) LAMP
7 7 (12.73%) CSS
7 7 (12.73%) REST
7 7 (12.73%) SOAP
8 6 (10.91%) AngularJS
8 6 (10.91%) MFC
8 6 (10.91%) XML Messaging
9 5 (9.09%) Ajax
9 5 (9.09%) JSP
9 5 (9.09%) WCF
10 4 (7.27%) HTML5
10 4 (7.27%) JavaFX
10 4 (7.27%) JPA
10 4 (7.27%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Client/Server
1 7 (12.73%) Replication
2 4 (7.27%) SWIFT
3 3 (5.45%) NHS
4 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.64%) RIA
5 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.82%) Informatics
5 1 (1.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 25 (45.45%) Linux
2 20 (36.36%) Windows
3 17 (30.91%) Unix
4 12 (21.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (14.55%) CentOS
6 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (9.09%) Windows Server
7 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (7.27%) AIX
9 2 (3.64%) Android
9 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (30.91%) OO PHP
3 16 (29.09%) MVC
4 15 (27.27%) SDLC
5 13 (23.64%) Scrum
5 13 (23.64%) Unit Testing
6 7 (12.73%) Issue Tracking
7 6 (10.91%) Code Coverage
7 6 (10.91%) Data Modelling
7 6 (10.91%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (10.91%) Validation
8 5 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 5 (9.09%) Data Transformation
8 5 (9.09%) Test Scripting
9 4 (7.27%) Automated Testing
9 4 (7.27%) Compatibility Testing
9 4 (7.27%) Network Management
9 4 (7.27%) SysML
9 4 (7.27%) UML
9 4 (7.27%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 20 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 17 (30.91%) PHP
3 14 (25.45%) C#
4 11 (20.00%) C++
4 11 (20.00%) Java
5 4 (7.27%) Python
5 4 (7.27%) Tcl
6 2 (3.64%) VB
7 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 9 (16.36%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (14.55%) CCNP
5 5 (9.09%) Degree
6 2 (3.64%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.82%) CCNA
7 1 (1.82%) HND
7 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.82%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (7.27%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.82%) vSphere
3 1 (1.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (3.64%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (3.64%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.64%) SCCM
3 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.82%) SCOM
3 1 (1.82%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (1.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.73%) VMware
3 6 (10.91%) Telerik
4 5 (9.09%) Citrix
5 4 (7.27%) Oracle
6 3 (5.45%) IBM
7 2 (3.64%) Adobe
7 2 (3.64%) Symantec
8 1 (1.82%) Acronis
8 1 (1.82%) Cisco
8 1 (1.82%) EMC
8 1 (1.82%) F5
8 1 (1.82%) HP
8 1 (1.82%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.82%) Sophos
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
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