The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Hampshire / Andover
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 8 4
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4  
Contract jobs citing SQL 8 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 16.67% 32.73% 28.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.11% 47.37% 53.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 3
Median daily rate £463 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £350 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £450 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +3.44% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +23.07% +44.44%  

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Andover
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 19 38 15
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Andover 39.58% 69.09% 53.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 7
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £325 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Andover

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Andover citing SQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Andover

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL in Andover.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Andover

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Andover

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Andover over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Andover

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Andover region with a requirement for SQL.

1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (65.22%) Security Cleared
2 14 (60.87%) SC Cleared
2 14 (60.87%) Oracle
3 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
3 13 (56.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (52.17%) Test Automation
4 12 (52.17%) F#
5 11 (47.83%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (47.83%) Oracle APEX
5 11 (47.83%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
5 11 (47.83%) Toad
5 11 (47.83%) Oracle Database
6 10 (43.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (39.13%) Test Scripting
7 9 (39.13%) .NET
7 9 (39.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (39.13%) HP UFT
7 9 (39.13%) Windows
7 9 (39.13%) PuTTY
7 9 (39.13%) WinSCP
7 9 (39.13%) Defect Tracking
8 8 (34.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (34.78%) SpecFlow
8 8 (34.78%) Linux
8 8 (34.78%) SharePoint
8 8 (34.78%) HP
8 8 (34.78%) ISEB
8 8 (34.78%) Web Services

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Andover by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (34.78%) SharePoint
2 5 (21.74%) IIS
3 4 (17.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.04%) IaaS
2 3 (13.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) PuTTY
1 9 (39.13%) WinSCP
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle Database
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle Database 11g
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (43.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (39.13%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (30.43%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (26.09%) Oracle OWB
5 6 (26.09%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (8.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (8.70%) SQLPlus
9 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (47.83%) Oracle APEX
2 11 (47.83%) Toad
3 9 (39.13%) HP UFT
4 8 (34.78%) Selenium
4 8 (34.78%) SpecFlow
4 8 (34.78%) TeamCity
5 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
6 4 (17.39%) Ant
6 4 (17.39%) Eclipse
6 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
6 4 (17.39%) LoadRunner
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (17.39%) SoapUI
6 4 (17.39%) TestNG
7 3 (13.04%) Moq
7 3 (13.04%) MSTest
7 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (13.04%) webpack
8 2 (8.70%) NuGet
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Electronics
2 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
2 4 (17.39%) Marketing
2 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 3 (13.04%) Military
4 2 (8.70%) Banking
4 2 (8.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
1 7 (30.43%) Tester
2 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Automation Tester
2 3 (13.04%) DBA
2 3 (13.04%) Programme Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 2 (8.70%) SQL DBA
4 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 8 (34.78%) Web Services
3 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
3 4 (17.39%) Ajax
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (17.39%) WCF
4 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (13.04%) OAuth2
4 3 (13.04%) OpenID
4 3 (13.04%) React
4 3 (13.04%) Redux
4 3 (13.04%) XML
5 2 (8.70%) XML-RPC
6 1 (4.35%) AppFabric
6 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
6 1 (4.35%) jQuery
6 1 (4.35%) Kendo UI
6 1 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Linux
3 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) Test Automation
3 11 (47.83%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (39.13%) Defect Tracking
4 9 (39.13%) Test Scripting
5 7 (30.43%) Scrum
6 6 (26.09%) DevOps
6 6 (26.09%) Migration
7 5 (21.74%) BDD
7 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (21.74%) ETL
7 5 (21.74%) Regression Testing
7 5 (21.74%) Scenario Testing
7 5 (21.74%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (21.74%) Test Management
7 5 (21.74%) Test Strategy
8 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Kanban
8 4 (17.39%) Performance Management
8 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) F#
2 5 (21.74%) C#
2 5 (21.74%) VB
3 4 (17.39%) Java
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
3 4 (17.39%) TypeScript
4 3 (13.04%) ES6
5 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.70%) Tcl
6 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) Security Cleared
2 14 (60.87%) SC Cleared
3 8 (34.78%) ISEB
3 8 (34.78%) ISEB Practitioner
3 8 (34.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (13.04%) CFA
5 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (17.39%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (17.39%) vSphere
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) vRealize
2 1 (4.35%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Oracle
2 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
3 8 (34.78%) HP
4 7 (30.43%) VMware
5 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
5 4 (17.39%) Remedy
5 4 (17.39%) SAP
5 4 (17.39%) Veritas
6 1 (4.35%) BT
6 1 (4.35%) DevExpress