The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Winchester region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 8 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 10.96% 15.69% 28.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.57% 38.10% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 6
Average daily rate £295 £303 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.47% +6.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £315 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.79%
Programming Languages Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
28 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 38.36% 41.18% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 9
Average daily rate £300 £305 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +12.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £358 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
SQL
Hampshire

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Winchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
2 5 (35.71%) .NET
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 4 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) IIS
3 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (21.43%) VB6
4 3 (21.43%) VB
4 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
4 3 (21.43%) Classic ASP
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Test Management
5 2 (14.29%) QlikView
5 2 (14.29%) System Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (14.29%) V-Model
5 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (14.29%) Remedy
5 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 4 (28.57%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) QlikView
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.14%) MySQL
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (7.14%) OLTP
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) CruiseControl
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Bugzilla
2 1 (7.14%) MSBuild
2 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
2 1 (7.14%) Hudson
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) DBA
3 3 (21.43%) ASP Developer
3 3 (21.43%) SQL DBA
3 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Information Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Junior
4 2 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Information Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Junior DBA
5 1 (7.14%) Deployment Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Environment Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Release Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 3 (21.43%) Classic ASP
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Clustering
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
2 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Test Management
2 2 (14.29%) System Testing
2 2 (14.29%) V-Model
2 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 2 (14.29%) ERP
2 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
3 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) Release Management
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
2 4 (28.57%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) VB6
3 3 (21.43%) VB
3 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Remedy
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat