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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 77 39 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 20.59% 10.57% 10.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 53.47% 25.66% 39.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 28 20
Average daily rate
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£335 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £243 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £450 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 7
Average hourly rate £17.50 £27.63 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.65% +57.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £23.73 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £31.53 £21.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £25.50 £26.33
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -3.13%
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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
144 152 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 38.50% 41.19% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 110 50
Average daily rate £350 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 13
Average hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% +85.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £20.65 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 27 August 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
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 27 August 2015.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Southampton

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 42 (34.43%) Microsoft
2 34 (27.87%) SQL Server
3 30 (24.59%) Windows
3 30 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (23.77%) Finance
5 27 (22.13%) Oracle
6 22 (18.03%) MS Office
6 22 (18.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (17.21%) Migration
8 19 (15.57%) MS Project
8 19 (15.57%) ITIL
9 18 (14.75%) T-SQL
9 18 (14.75%) Linux
9 18 (14.75%) ETL
9 18 (14.75%) Scrum
10 17 (13.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 17 (13.93%) PRINCE2
11 16 (13.11%) Project Management
11 16 (13.11%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (12.30%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (12.30%) HTML
12 15 (12.30%) PHP
12 15 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (11.48%) Data Centre
13 14 (11.48%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (11.48%) OO
14 13 (10.66%) MS Excel
14 13 (10.66%) JavaScript
14 13 (10.66%) PMI
14 13 (10.66%) PMP

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 9 (7.38%) Apache
2 5 (4.10%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.46%) Drupal
3 3 (2.46%) IIS
3 3 (2.46%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.64%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.82%) SAS
5 1 (0.82%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 22 (18.03%) MS Office
2 19 (15.57%) MS Project
3 13 (10.66%) MS Excel
4 6 (4.92%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.46%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Magento
2 1 (0.82%) Agresso
2 1 (0.82%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.82%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.46%) SaaS
2 1 (0.82%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.20%) Internet
2 7 (5.74%) FCoE
2 7 (5.74%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (5.74%) NetScaler
2 7 (5.74%) SAN
3 3 (2.46%) HTTP
4 2 (1.64%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.64%) DNS
4 2 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.82%) LTE
5 1 (0.82%) Extranet
5 1 (0.82%) Intranet
5 1 (0.82%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.82%) LAN
5 1 (0.82%) SMS
5 1 (0.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (27.87%) SQL Server
2 22 (18.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (13.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (11.48%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (9.84%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (9.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (9.02%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (6.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (5.74%) Oracle Database
9 6 (4.92%) QlikView
9 6 (4.92%) MySQL
10 5 (4.10%) OLAP
10 5 (4.10%) OLAP Cube
11 4 (3.28%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 4 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (1.64%) Data Mining
12 2 (1.64%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.64%) GeoQlik
12 2 (1.64%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 10 (8.20%) Git (software)
1 10 (8.20%) PHPUnit
2 9 (7.38%) Jenkins
2 9 (7.38%) Subversion
3 6 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.46%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.64%) Toad
6 1 (0.82%) Maven
6 1 (0.82%) JIRA
6 1 (0.82%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.82%) Mockito
6 1 (0.82%) JUnit
General
1 29 (23.77%) Finance
2 2 (1.64%) Retail
3 1 (0.82%) Marketing
3 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.82%) Law
3 1 (0.82%) Legal
3 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (34.43%) Developer
2 26 (21.31%) Analyst
3 20 (16.39%) DBA
4 15 (12.30%) Project Manager
5 13 (10.66%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 13 (10.66%) SQL Developer
5 13 (10.66%) SQL DBA
5 13 (10.66%) Infrastructure Manager
6 10 (8.20%) PHP Developer
7 9 (7.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (6.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 7 (5.74%) Test Analyst
10 5 (4.10%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.10%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (3.28%) Data Analyst
11 4 (3.28%) Oracle DBA
11 4 (3.28%) QlikView Developer
12 3 (2.46%) PostgreSQL DBA
12 3 (2.46%) Magento Developer
12 3 (2.46%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.30%) HTML
2 11 (9.02%) XML
3 10 (8.20%) .NET
4 9 (7.38%) REST
5 8 (6.56%) CSS
5 8 (6.56%) jQuery
6 7 (5.74%) JSON
7 6 (4.92%) ASP.NET
8 4 (3.28%) Web Services
8 4 (3.28%) RESTful
9 3 (2.46%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (2.46%) HTML5
9 3 (2.46%) PostGIS
9 3 (2.46%) SOAP
9 3 (2.46%) XHTML
10 1 (0.82%) WSDL
10 1 (0.82%) LAMP
10 1 (0.82%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.82%) Spring
10 1 (0.82%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.48%) Data Centre
3 13 (10.66%) PMI
4 7 (5.74%) Clustering
5 6 (4.92%) Replication
6 3 (2.46%) NHS
7 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.64%) Statistics
7 2 (1.64%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.82%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.82%) Human Factors
8 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.82%) User Experience
8 1 (0.82%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 30 (24.59%) Windows
2 18 (14.75%) Linux
3 10 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (7.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.10%) UNIX
6 3 (2.46%) Solaris
6 3 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.82%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.82%) Android
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (17.21%) Migration
3 19 (15.57%) ITIL
4 18 (14.75%) ETL
4 18 (14.75%) Scrum
5 17 (13.93%) PRINCE2
6 16 (13.11%) Project Management
7 15 (12.30%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (11.48%) OO
9 13 (10.66%) TDD
9 13 (10.66%) Infrastructure Management
10 12 (9.84%) BDD
11 11 (9.02%) Data Migration
12 10 (8.20%) Unit Testing
13 9 (7.38%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (7.38%) Web Development
13 9 (7.38%) Data Modelling
14 8 (6.56%) Dashboard Development
15 7 (5.74%) Software Engineering
15 7 (5.74%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (14.75%) T-SQL
2 15 (12.30%) PHP
3 13 (10.66%) JavaScript
4 9 (7.38%) PowerShell
5 8 (6.56%) C#
6 7 (5.74%) PL/SQL
6 7 (5.74%) VBScript
7 4 (3.28%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.28%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.46%) Perl
9 2 (1.64%) VBA
9 2 (1.64%) PHP5
10 1 (0.82%) C
10 1 (0.82%) RPG
10 1 (0.82%) C++
10 1 (0.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (13.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (10.66%) PMP
2 13 (10.66%) PMI Certification
3 8 (6.56%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.74%) VCP4
4 7 (5.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (5.74%) Degree
4 7 (5.74%) MCSE
5 6 (4.92%) MCSA
5 6 (4.92%) MCTS
6 4 (3.28%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.64%) HND
7 2 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.64%) OCP
7 2 (1.64%) OCA
7 2 (1.64%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.82%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.64%) SLA
1 2 (1.64%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (8.20%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (7.38%) vSphere
3 7 (5.74%) XenApp
4 4 (3.28%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (3.28%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.82%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (6.56%) SCCM
2 7 (5.74%) SCOM
2 7 (5.74%) vMotion
3 5 (4.10%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (3.28%) Data Guard
4 4 (3.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (3.28%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 42 (34.43%) Microsoft
2 27 (22.13%) Oracle
3 13 (10.66%) VMware
4 11 (9.02%) HP
5 9 (7.38%) Citrix
6 7 (5.74%) 3PAR
7 3 (2.46%) Telerik
8 2 (1.64%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.64%) Siebel
9 1 (0.82%) Sun
9 1 (0.82%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.82%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.82%) Apple
9 1 (0.82%) Nintex
9 1 (0.82%) Capita
9 1 (0.82%) Infor
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