The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton 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 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 27 39 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 9.54% 12.11% 17.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.53% 28.26% 38.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 25
Median daily rate £338 £325 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £291 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.09% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £25.13 £25.44 £23.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +10.01%
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 Southampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
76 138 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 26.86% 42.86% 45.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 81 79
Median daily rate £425 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £557 £421 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 22 7
Median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £17.77 £19.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £48.23 £38.50
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 Southampton

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

SQL
Hourly Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Southampton

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

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 Southampton region with a requirement for SQL.

1 19 (46.34%) SQL Server
2 13 (31.71%) Windows
3 11 (26.83%) Oracle
3 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
4 9 (21.95%) .NET
5 8 (19.51%) C#
5 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
6 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (17.07%) Migration
6 7 (17.07%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
7 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (12.20%) MVC
7 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
8 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
8 4 (9.76%) ETL
8 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (9.76%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (9.76%) OOP
8 4 (9.76%) IIS
8 4 (9.76%) Web Services
8 4 (9.76%) XML
8 4 (9.76%) Java
8 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
8 4 (9.76%) VBA
8 4 (9.76%) Incident Management
8 4 (9.76%) Finance
8 4 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (9.76%) WCF

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 4 (9.76%) IIS
2 2 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.88%) Commerce Server
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Office
2 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) DNS
1 2 (4.88%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) DHCP
2 1 (2.44%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.44%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (46.34%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.07%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (9.76%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.88%) Kalido
6 2 (4.88%) MySQL
6 2 (4.88%) OLAP
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.44%) DB2
7 1 (2.44%) OLTP
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.44%) Pentaho
7 1 (2.44%) Power BI
7 1 (2.44%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.88%) JIRA
3 1 (2.44%) MSI
3 1 (2.44%) NUnit
3 1 (2.44%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.44%) Selenium
3 1 (2.44%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.44%) Toad
3 1 (2.44%) WiX
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Advertising
2 1 (2.44%) Local Government
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) SQL Developer
4 7 (17.07%) .NET Developer
5 6 (14.63%) DBA
5 6 (14.63%) SQL Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Administrator
7 4 (9.76%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Data Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Developer Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) SQL Data Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (7.32%) Applications Support
8 3 (7.32%) Consultant
8 3 (7.32%) Junior
8 3 (7.32%) Junior DBA
8 3 (7.32%) Junior SQL DBA
8 3 (7.32%) Junior SQL Server DBA
8 3 (7.32%) SQL DBA
8 3 (7.32%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) .NET
2 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
3 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (9.76%) WCF
3 4 (9.76%) Web Services
3 4 (9.76%) XML
4 3 (7.32%) CSS
4 3 (7.32%) LINQ
4 3 (7.32%) LINQ to SQL
5 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (4.88%) HTML
5 2 (4.88%) jQuery
5 2 (4.88%) XSLT
6 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.44%) Ajax
6 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.44%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.44%) Kendo UI
6 1 (2.44%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (2.44%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Data Structures
2 3 (7.32%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.88%) Replication
3 2 (4.88%) Statistics
3 2 (4.88%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.44%) iSeries
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Unix
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (17.07%) Migration
2 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
2 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
2 5 (12.20%) MVC
3 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (9.76%) ETL
3 4 (9.76%) Incident Management
3 4 (9.76%) OOP
4 3 (7.32%) Data Management
4 3 (7.32%) ITIL
4 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
4 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (7.32%) Web Development
5 2 (4.88%) Data Analysis
5 2 (4.88%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (4.88%) ERP
5 2 (4.88%) Inmon Methodology
5 2 (4.88%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (4.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) C#
2 4 (9.76%) Java
2 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.76%) VBA
3 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
3 3 (7.32%) VB
3 3 (7.32%) VB.NET
4 2 (4.88%) C++
4 2 (4.88%) Perl
4 2 (4.88%) PHP
4 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.44%) C
5 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.44%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
1 11 (26.83%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) Citrix
2 2 (4.88%) VMware
3 1 (2.44%) BMC
3 1 (2.44%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (2.44%) Cramer
3 1 (2.44%) DevExpress
3 1 (2.44%) IFS
3 1 (2.44%) Infor
3 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.44%) MapR
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.44%) Remedy
3 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.44%) Tableau
3 1 (2.44%) Veritas