The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 4 22
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +18
Contract jobs citing SQL 40 51 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 11.87% 15.50% 4.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.06% 44.74% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 40 6
Average daily rate
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£300 £315 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £273 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £425 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £21.00 - £25.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-29.68% +16.36%
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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
121 114 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 35.91% 34.65% 29.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 86 50
Average daily rate £370 £315 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.46% +2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 14
Average hourly rate £32.50 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £13.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 21 (28.77%) SQL Server
2 19 (26.03%) Migration
2 19 (26.03%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
4 17 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (21.92%) ETL
6 14 (19.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (19.18%) Data Migration
7 13 (17.81%) HP
8 12 (16.44%) Scrum
8 12 (16.44%) VMware
8 12 (16.44%) Finance
9 11 (15.07%) .NET
9 11 (15.07%) Windows
9 11 (15.07%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (13.70%) Linux
10 10 (13.70%) Active Directory
11 9 (12.33%) C#
11 9 (12.33%) JavaScript
11 9 (12.33%) HP Quality Center
12 8 (10.96%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (10.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (10.96%) vSphere
12 8 (10.96%) T-SQL
12 8 (10.96%) Oracle
12 8 (10.96%) Citrix
12 8 (10.96%) Subversion
13 7 (9.59%) Banking
13 7 (9.59%) Configuration Management
13 7 (9.59%) Telecoms

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.59%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.48%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (5.48%) IIS
3 3 (4.11%) Apache
4 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.74%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.74%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MS Excel
1 5 (6.85%) MS Office
2 4 (5.48%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) SmartFocus
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) SAN
2 4 (5.48%) FCoE
2 4 (5.48%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (5.48%) NetScaler
3 3 (4.11%) DNS
3 3 (4.11%) Internet
4 2 (2.74%) Firewall
4 2 (2.74%) Extranet
4 2 (2.74%) DHCP
4 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.74%) Intranet
5 1 (1.37%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.77%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (10.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (9.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (8.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (8.22%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (6.85%) OLAP
6 5 (6.85%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (6.85%) OLAP Cube
7 3 (4.11%) MySQL
7 3 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.74%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.37%) MS Access
9 1 (1.37%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.37%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.37%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 8 (10.96%) Subversion
2 6 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.48%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.48%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (4.11%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.74%) Toad
6 1 (1.37%) Ant
6 1 (1.37%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (16.44%) Finance
2 7 (9.59%) Banking
2 7 (9.59%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.74%) Retail
3 2 (2.74%) Legal
4 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.37%) Military
4 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (39.73%) Analyst
2 22 (30.14%) Developer
3 9 (12.33%) Test Analyst
4 8 (10.96%) SQL Developer
5 6 (8.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Project Manager
6 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Data Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) SharePoint Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Technical Manager
7 4 (5.48%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Technical Project Manager
8 3 (4.11%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) PHP Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Siebel Configurator
9 2 (2.74%) SQL Data Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) CRM Developer
9 2 (2.74%) .NET Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.07%) .NET
2 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET
2 7 (9.59%) XML
2 7 (9.59%) HTML
2 7 (9.59%) jQuery
3 5 (6.85%) CSS
3 5 (6.85%) Web Services
4 4 (5.48%) XHTML
5 3 (4.11%) HTML5
5 3 (4.11%) JSON
5 3 (4.11%) RESTful
6 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.74%) REST
7 1 (1.37%) Middleware
7 1 (1.37%) LAMP
7 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (1.37%) CSS3
7 1 (1.37%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.37%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.03%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.48%) Clustering
3 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.74%) Statistics
4 2 (2.74%) User Experience
5 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.37%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.37%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.07%) Windows
2 10 (13.70%) Linux
3 8 (10.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.11%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (2.74%) Android
7 2 (2.74%) UNIX
8 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.03%) Migration
2 17 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (21.92%) ETL
4 14 (19.18%) Data Migration
5 12 (16.44%) Scrum
6 7 (9.59%) Configuration Management
6 7 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (9.59%) Data Analysis
7 6 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.22%) Kimball Methodology
7 6 (8.22%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (8.22%) PRINCE2
7 6 (8.22%) CRM
8 4 (5.48%) Change Control
8 4 (5.48%) Content Management
8 4 (5.48%) TDD
9 3 (4.11%) OO
9 3 (4.11%) ITIL
9 3 (4.11%) Workflow
9 3 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.33%) C#
1 9 (12.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (10.96%) T-SQL
3 7 (9.59%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.48%) VBScript
4 4 (5.48%) PHP
5 3 (4.11%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.11%) Java
5 3 (4.11%) PHP5
6 2 (2.74%) VBA
7 1 (1.37%) C
7 1 (1.37%) Perl
7 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (19.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.22%) MCTS
2 6 (8.22%) MCSA
3 5 (6.85%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.48%) Degree
4 4 (5.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (5.48%) VCP4
4 4 (5.48%) MCSE
5 1 (1.37%) Siebel Certification
5 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) SLA
1 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 10 (13.70%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.96%) vSphere
3 7 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.48%) XenApp
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (12.33%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (6.85%) SCCM
3 4 (5.48%) SCOM
3 4 (5.48%) vMotion
4 2 (2.74%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.74%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.81%) HP
3 12 (16.44%) VMware
4 8 (10.96%) Oracle
4 8 (10.96%) Citrix
5 6 (8.22%) 3PAR
6 4 (5.48%) Telerik
7 2 (2.74%) Nintex
7 2 (2.74%) Guidewire
7 2 (2.74%) Siebel
7 2 (2.74%) Apple
8 1 (1.37%) Sun
8 1 (1.37%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.37%) Capita
8 1 (1.37%) Infor
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