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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 4 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 36 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 23.68% 12.40% 11.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 58.06% 34.78% 55.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 9
Median daily rate £450 £350 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.05 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £24.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+55.10% -14.60%

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
62 46 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 40.79% 35.66% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 32 12
Median daily rate £348 £350 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 4 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £47.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.47% +21.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 26 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (40.38%) Windows
4 19 (36.54%) SQL Server
4 19 (36.54%) Security Cleared
5 17 (32.69%) SC Cleared
5 17 (32.69%) C#
5 17 (32.69%) MVC
6 16 (30.77%) .NET
6 16 (30.77%) Linux
7 14 (26.92%) HTML
7 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
8 13 (25.00%) XML
9 11 (21.15%) Finance
10 10 (19.23%) CSS
10 10 (19.23%) MySQL
10 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
11 9 (17.31%) C++
11 9 (17.31%) Visual Studio
11 9 (17.31%) Telerik
11 9 (17.31%) Ajax
11 9 (17.31%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (15.38%) Skype for Business
12 8 (15.38%) SDLC
12 8 (15.38%) Scrum
12 8 (15.38%) VMware
12 8 (15.38%) Java
12 8 (15.38%) MS Exchange
12 8 (15.38%) Eclipse
13 7 (13.46%) Web Services

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 8 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 8 (15.38%) Skype for Business
2 6 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.77%) GlassFish
3 3 (5.77%) JBoss
3 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.85%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.92%) Apache
5 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Google Play
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) Skype
2 5 (9.62%) LAN
2 5 (9.62%) PBX
3 3 (5.77%) Bluetooth
3 3 (5.77%) LDAP
3 3 (5.77%) SAN
3 3 (5.77%) SNMP
4 2 (3.85%) DNS
5 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (36.54%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.23%) MySQL
3 4 (7.69%) DB2
4 3 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.77%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (17.31%) Visual Studio
2 8 (15.38%) Eclipse
3 5 (9.62%) JIRA
3 5 (9.62%) Subversion
4 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.77%) Android Studio
5 3 (5.77%) Gradle
5 3 (5.77%) JUnit
5 3 (5.77%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.92%) PHPUnit
General
1 11 (21.15%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
3 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (57.69%) Developer
2 8 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 6 (11.54%) Analyst
3 6 (11.54%) C++ Developer
3 6 (11.54%) Consultant
3 6 (11.54%) Software Developer
3 6 (11.54%) Web Developer
4 5 (9.62%) C++ Software Developer
4 5 (9.62%) C++/Java Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Java Software Developer
5 4 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 4 (7.69%) CRM Consultant
5 4 (7.69%) PHP Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Android Developer
6 3 (5.77%) CRM Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Lync Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) SQL Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.77%) .NET
2 14 (26.92%) HTML
3 13 (25.00%) XML
4 10 (19.23%) CSS
5 9 (17.31%) Ajax
6 7 (13.46%) Web Services
7 6 (11.54%) jQuery
8 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET
8 5 (9.62%) MFC
8 5 (9.62%) WCF
8 5 (9.62%) XML Messaging
9 4 (7.69%) AngularJS
9 4 (7.69%) CakePHP
9 4 (7.69%) Kendo UI
10 3 (5.77%) HTML5
10 3 (5.77%) JavaFX
10 3 (5.77%) JPA
10 3 (5.77%) PrimeFaces
10 3 (5.77%) RESTful
10 3 (5.77%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Client/Server
2 5 (9.62%) Replication
3 4 (7.69%) SWIFT
4 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.77%) PKI
5 1 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.92%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 21 (40.38%) Windows
2 16 (30.77%) Linux
3 6 (11.54%) Android
3 6 (11.54%) Apple iOS
3 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (9.62%) Windows Server
5 4 (7.69%) AIX
5 4 (7.69%) Unix
5 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.92%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.69%) MVC
3 8 (15.38%) Scrum
3 8 (15.38%) SDLC
4 7 (13.46%) Software Engineering
5 6 (11.54%) Android Development
5 6 (11.54%) Data Modelling
5 6 (11.54%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (11.54%) iOS Development
5 6 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (11.54%) Web Development
5 6 (11.54%) Wireframes
6 5 (9.62%) Code Coverage
6 5 (9.62%) Configuration Management
6 5 (9.62%) Data Transformation
6 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
6 5 (9.62%) Validation
7 4 (7.69%) Complex Event Processing
7 4 (7.69%) CRM
7 4 (7.69%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.69%) C#
2 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 9 (17.31%) C++
4 8 (15.38%) Java
5 4 (7.69%) PHP
6 3 (5.77%) Python
6 3 (5.77%) Tcl
7 2 (3.85%) TypeScript
7 2 (3.85%) VB
7 2 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (36.54%) Security Cleared
2 17 (32.69%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.62%) Degree
4 3 (5.77%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.85%) HND
6 1 (1.92%) CCNP
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (3.85%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.31%) Telerik
3 8 (15.38%) VMware
4 4 (7.69%) Citrix
5 3 (5.77%) Adobe
5 3 (5.77%) Google
5 3 (5.77%) IBM
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle
6 2 (3.85%) Cisco
7 1 (1.92%) Jaspersoft
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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