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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL 5 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 9.09% 19.35% 5.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.73% 66.67% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 1
Average daily rate
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£275 £310 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% +12.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 £26.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.90% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Programming Languages Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
22 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 40.00% 29.03% 42.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 11
Average daily rate £285 £313 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.80% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £285 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £437 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £40.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -21.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £26.15 £34.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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
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 24 July 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 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) VB
4 3 (23.08%) IIS
4 3 (23.08%) Classic ASP
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) VB6
4 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
4 3 (23.08%) QlikView
5 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (15.38%) V-Model
5 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
5 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Test Management
5 2 (15.38%) System Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) ERP
5 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 2 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Remedy
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 3 (23.08%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) QlikView
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.69%) OLTP
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) ASP Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Information Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Information Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Tester
5 1 (7.69%) DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Software Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) Classic ASP
2 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (7.69%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) WCF
3 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
1 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
2 2 (15.38%) V-Model
2 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Test Management
2 2 (15.38%) System Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
2 2 (15.38%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) MVVM
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 3 (23.08%) VB
3 3 (23.08%) VB6
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Remedy
3 1 (7.69%) Northgate