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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 11 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 18 21 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 7.66% 8.20% 9.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.13% 24.14% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 14
Median daily rate £300 £308 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -6.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £294 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £352 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.41% +0.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £38.00 £30.22 £22.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.74% +32.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.09%

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
64 87 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 27.23% 33.98% 55.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 52 93
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £288 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 9
Median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +55.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 24 January 2017.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Southampton region with a requirement for SQL.

1 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
2 13 (31.71%) Oracle
3 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
4 10 (24.39%) .NET
5 9 (21.95%) C#
5 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET
5 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (19.51%) Windows
6 8 (19.51%) Data Modelling
7 7 (17.07%) ETL
7 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (17.07%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (14.63%) Migration
8 6 (14.63%) Data Management
9 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (12.20%) MVC
9 5 (12.20%) IIS
10 4 (9.76%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (9.76%) VBA
10 4 (9.76%) Java
10 4 (9.76%) OOP
10 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
10 4 (9.76%) Web Services
10 4 (9.76%) XML
10 4 (9.76%) Finance
10 4 (9.76%) Incident Management
10 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (9.76%) Power BI
10 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS

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 5 (12.20%) IIS
2 2 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.88%) Commerce 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 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) DNS
2 1 (2.44%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.44%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.07%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (9.76%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (9.76%) Power BI
4 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (7.32%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (7.32%) Big Data
5 3 (7.32%) IBM InfoSphere
5 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.88%) Hadoop
6 2 (4.88%) Kalido
6 2 (4.88%) MySQL
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
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 20 (48.78%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) .NET Developer
4 7 (17.07%) SQL Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) SQL Developer
5 5 (12.20%) DBA
6 4 (9.76%) Administrator
6 4 (9.76%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Architect
6 4 (9.76%) Data Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Developer Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) SQL Data Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Data Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Junior
7 3 (7.32%) Junior DBA
7 3 (7.32%) Junior SQL DBA
7 3 (7.32%) Junior SQL Server DBA
7 3 (7.32%) SQL DBA
7 3 (7.32%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (7.32%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) .NET
2 9 (21.95%) 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%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (7.32%) LINQ
4 3 (7.32%) LINQ to SQL
4 3 (7.32%) PostGIS
5 2 (4.88%) CSS
5 2 (4.88%) HTML
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%) jQuery
6 1 (2.44%) Kendo UI
6 1 (2.44%) MDX
6 1 (2.44%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (9.76%) Data Integration
2 3 (7.32%) Data Structures
2 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.32%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.88%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.44%) iSeries
4 1 (2.44%) NHS
4 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (19.51%) Data Modelling
3 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (17.07%) ETL
4 6 (14.63%) Data Management
4 6 (14.63%) Migration
5 5 (12.20%) MVC
6 4 (9.76%) Data Migration
6 4 (9.76%) Incident Management
6 4 (9.76%) OOP
7 3 (7.32%) Data Governance
7 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Data Management
7 3 (7.32%) ERD
7 3 (7.32%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 3 (7.32%) Logical Data Model
7 3 (7.32%) Master Data Management
7 3 (7.32%) Metadata Management
7 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) C#
2 4 (9.76%) Java
2 4 (9.76%) VBA
3 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
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%) T-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 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Oracle
2 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.76%) Tableau
4 3 (7.32%) ESRI
4 3 (7.32%) IBM
4 3 (7.32%) Informatica
4 3 (7.32%) SAP
5 1 (2.44%) BMC
5 1 (2.44%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (2.44%) Cramer
5 1 (2.44%) DevExpress
5 1 (2.44%) IFS
5 1 (2.44%) Infor
5 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.44%) MapR
5 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.44%) Remedy
5 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
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