The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 14 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs citing SQL 19 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 11.95% 8.82% 10.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.55% 22.22% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 3
Average daily rate £363 £225 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.11% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £265 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +1.78%
SQL
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Winchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
55 27 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 34.59% 39.71% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 7 4
Average daily rate £330 £290 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -22.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 2
Average hourly rate £44.00 £35.00 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +53.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016, 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 30 (55.56%) Oracle
2 20 (37.04%) VMware
3 18 (33.33%) Windows
4 17 (31.48%) Linux
4 17 (31.48%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 14 (25.93%) ITIL
6 14 (25.93%) Firewall
6 14 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
8 12 (22.22%) Telecoms
9 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (18.52%) Smart Meter
9 10 (18.52%) vSphere
9 10 (18.52%) Waterfall
9 10 (18.52%) V-Model
10 9 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
10 9 (16.67%) VMware ESX
10 9 (16.67%) IPv4
10 9 (16.67%) IPv6
11 8 (14.81%) Unix
11 8 (14.81%) MVC
11 8 (14.81%) Software Testing
11 8 (14.81%) NoSQL
11 8 (14.81%) ISTQB
11 8 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (12.96%) Defect Management
12 7 (12.96%) Windows Server
12 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (12.96%) MongoDB

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (9.26%) Node.js
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.85%) JBoss
3 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Office 365
2 2 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.93%) Firewall
2 9 (16.67%) IPv4
2 9 (16.67%) IPv6
3 6 (11.11%) VLAN
4 5 (9.26%) Wireless
5 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.70%) WAN
6 1 (1.85%) HTTP
6 1 (1.85%) Internet
6 1 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (31.48%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
3 8 (14.81%) NoSQL
4 7 (12.96%) CouchDB
4 7 (12.96%) MongoDB
5 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (7.41%) QlikView
6 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (5.56%) OLTP
7 3 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.85%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.85%) MySQL
8 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.85%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) JIRA
2 3 (5.56%) Selenium
2 3 (5.56%) SoapUI
2 3 (5.56%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.85%) Jasmine
General
1 12 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 7 (12.96%) Finance
3 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Analyst
2 10 (18.52%) Architect
3 8 (14.81%) Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Designer
4 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Designer
5 6 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Test Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Data Architect
6 5 (9.26%) Web Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Project Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Report Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Applications Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Consultant
8 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Information Architect
9 2 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) AngularJS
1 5 (9.26%) CSS
1 5 (9.26%) HTML
1 5 (9.26%) jQuery
2 3 (5.56%) Middleware
3 2 (3.70%) XML
4 1 (1.85%) .NET
4 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Smart Meter
2 8 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (12.96%) Management Information System
4 6 (11.11%) Driving Licence
5 5 (9.26%) Clustering
6 3 (5.56%) Private Cloud
7 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.85%) PKI
8 1 (1.85%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.33%) Windows
2 17 (31.48%) Linux
3 14 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (14.81%) Unix
5 7 (12.96%) Windows Server
6 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (7.41%) AIX
7 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) ITIL
2 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (18.52%) V-Model
2 10 (18.52%) Waterfall
3 9 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 8 (14.81%) MVC
4 8 (14.81%) Software Testing
5 7 (12.96%) Defect Management
6 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (11.11%) ERP
6 6 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 6 (11.11%) Project Management
6 6 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (9.26%) Functional Testing
7 5 (9.26%) Requirements Management
7 5 (9.26%) Service Management
7 5 (9.26%) Test Management
7 5 (9.26%) Test Strategy
7 5 (9.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.85%) C#
3 1 (1.85%) Perl
3 1 (1.85%) PHP
3 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) ISTQB
2 4 (7.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 4 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.70%) Degree
5 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.56%) QA
3 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (18.52%) vSphere
2 9 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.85%) SCCM
1 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 30 (55.56%) Oracle
2 20 (37.04%) VMware
3 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.26%) Citrix
5 4 (7.41%) CheckPoint
5 4 (7.41%) Cisco
5 4 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.41%) Remedy
5 4 (7.41%) Veritas
6 3 (5.56%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (3.70%) Ericsson
7 2 (3.70%) Huawei
7 2 (3.70%) Nokia
8 1 (1.85%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (1.85%) Apple
8 1 (1.85%) BT
8 1 (1.85%) ComArch
8 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.85%) webMethods
8 1 (1.85%) ZTE
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