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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL 38 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 20.32% 5.65% 6.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 21.88% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 1 6
Median daily rate £338 £520 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.09% +34.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £520 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
- +0.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Median hourly rate £38.19 £32.73 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +25.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.54 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-15.48% +25.15%
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
76 32 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 40.64% 25.81% 34.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 15 22
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £26.09 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.81% -42.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (32.43%) Linux
3 21 (28.38%) JavaScript
3 21 (28.38%) PHP
3 21 (28.38%) MySQL
3 21 (28.38%) CakePHP
3 21 (28.38%) OO PHP
4 20 (27.03%) Unix
5 19 (25.68%) Windows
5 19 (25.68%) XML
5 19 (25.68%) jQuery
6 17 (22.97%) Microsoft
7 16 (21.62%) Apache
7 16 (21.62%) QA
7 16 (21.62%) Unit Testing
7 16 (21.62%) PHPUnit
8 15 (20.27%) NoSQL
8 15 (20.27%) MongoDB
8 15 (20.27%) JSON
8 15 (20.27%) Subversion
9 14 (18.92%) CentOS
9 14 (18.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (18.92%) Finance
9 14 (18.92%) Scrum
9 14 (18.92%) SDLC
10 13 (17.57%) VMware
10 13 (17.57%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (16.22%) LAMP
11 12 (16.22%) MVC
11 12 (16.22%) SQL Server

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 16 (21.62%) Apache
2 5 (6.76%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.05%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (4.05%) GlassFish
3 3 (4.05%) JBoss
4 2 (2.70%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (2.70%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.11%) Google Play
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.86%) Firewall
2 8 (10.81%) SNMP
3 7 (9.46%) LAN
4 6 (8.11%) Bluetooth
4 6 (8.11%) DHCP
4 6 (8.11%) DNS
5 5 (6.76%) VoIP
5 5 (6.76%) WAN
6 4 (5.41%) SAN
7 3 (4.05%) LDAP
7 3 (4.05%) Wireless
8 2 (2.70%) DVB
9 1 (1.35%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.35%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.35%) MPLS
9 1 (1.35%) Network Security
9 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.38%) MySQL
2 15 (20.27%) MongoDB
2 15 (20.27%) NoSQL
3 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.76%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (6.76%) MS Access
5 2 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.70%) DB2
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.35%) QlikView
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (21.62%) PHPUnit
2 15 (20.27%) Subversion
3 7 (9.46%) Eclipse
4 6 (8.11%) Android Studio
4 6 (8.11%) Gradle
4 6 (8.11%) JIRA
5 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.05%) JUnit
5 3 (4.05%) LoadRunner
5 3 (4.05%) NetBeans
5 3 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.05%) Toad
5 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.35%) HP UFT
General
1 14 (18.92%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.70%) Law
3 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.35%) Back Office
4 1 (1.35%) Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 44 (59.46%) Developer
2 21 (28.38%) PHP Developer
3 7 (9.46%) Network Engineer
4 6 (8.11%) Android Developer
5 5 (6.76%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (6.76%) Java Developer
5 5 (6.76%) Software Developer
5 5 (6.76%) SQL Developer
5 5 (6.76%) Tester
6 4 (5.41%) Analyst
6 4 (5.41%) Information Manager
6 4 (5.41%) Information Services Manager
6 4 (5.41%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (5.41%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.05%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.05%) BizTalk Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Design Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Network Design Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Software Tester
7 3 (4.05%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.38%) CakePHP
2 19 (25.68%) jQuery
2 19 (25.68%) XML
3 15 (20.27%) JSON
4 12 (16.22%) LAMP
5 11 (14.86%) .NET
5 11 (14.86%) REST
5 11 (14.86%) SOAP
6 6 (8.11%) AngularJS
6 6 (8.11%) RESTful
7 5 (6.76%) HTML
8 4 (5.41%) Ajax
8 4 (5.41%) JSP
8 4 (5.41%) Web Services
9 3 (4.05%) HTML5
9 3 (4.05%) JavaFX
9 3 (4.05%) JPA
9 3 (4.05%) JSF
9 3 (4.05%) Servlets
9 3 (4.05%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.76%) NHS
3 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.41%) Replication
4 3 (4.05%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.05%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.05%) RIA
5 2 (2.70%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.35%) Informatics
6 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.43%) Linux
2 20 (27.03%) Unix
3 19 (25.68%) Windows
4 14 (18.92%) CentOS
4 14 (18.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (9.46%) Android
5 7 (9.46%) Windows Server
6 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.70%) AIX
9 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (28.38%) OO PHP
3 16 (21.62%) Unit Testing
4 14 (18.92%) Scrum
4 14 (18.92%) SDLC
5 12 (16.22%) MVC
6 10 (13.51%) Automated Testing
7 6 (8.11%) Android Development
7 6 (8.11%) Issue Tracking
7 6 (8.11%) Release Management
8 5 (6.76%) ITIL
8 5 (6.76%) Security Patching
8 5 (6.76%) SOA
8 5 (6.76%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.76%) Test Scripting
8 5 (6.76%) Virtual Environments
9 4 (5.41%) Compatibility Testing
10 3 (4.05%) Network Design
10 3 (4.05%) Software Testing
10 3 (4.05%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.38%) JavaScript
1 21 (28.38%) PHP
2 9 (12.16%) C#
2 9 (12.16%) Java
3 6 (8.11%) C++
4 5 (6.76%) VB
5 3 (4.05%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.05%) Python
5 3 (4.05%) Tcl
6 2 (2.70%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (17.57%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (16.22%) CCNP
3 9 (12.16%) Security Cleared
4 7 (9.46%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.41%) Degree
6 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.35%) CCNA
7 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (21.62%) QA
2 5 (6.76%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (14.86%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.41%) Terminal Services
3 4 (5.41%) XenServer
4 2 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.35%) vSphere
5 1 (1.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (8.11%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (8.11%) SCCM
2 5 (6.76%) Backup Exec
2 5 (6.76%) SCOM
2 5 (6.76%) WhatsUp Gold
2 5 (6.76%) WSUS
3 2 (2.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (2.70%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.35%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (22.97%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.57%) VMware
3 7 (9.46%) Citrix
3 7 (9.46%) Oracle
4 6 (8.11%) Google
4 6 (8.11%) Symantec
5 5 (6.76%) Acronis
5 5 (6.76%) Cisco
5 5 (6.76%) F5
5 5 (6.76%) Intel Security
6 4 (5.41%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.05%) Telerik
8 2 (2.70%) IBM
9 1 (1.35%) EMC
9 1 (1.35%) HP
9 1 (1.35%) Sophos