Period
to 17 January 2019

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 6 months to 17 January 2019 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
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 12 6
Rank change year-on-year +8 -6 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 24 5 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 41.38% 9.62% 36.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 63.16% 27.78% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 12
Andover median daily rate £414 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.33% -11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £315 £363 £325
90th Percentile £495 £388 £480
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Andover median hourly rate £50.00 - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £44.12 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.01% +10.29% +9.59%

SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Andover
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 38 18 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 65.52% 34.62% 63.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 7 20
Andover median daily rate £408 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.67% -10.71% +12.00%
10th Percentile £324 £295 £317
90th Percentile £504 £480 £499
Hampshire median daily rate £433 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +8.13% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Andover median hourly rate £50.00 - £22.50
10th Percentile £47.50 - £18.75
90th Percentile £52.50 - £26.25
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £44.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +7.95%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Andover

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Andover.

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 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Andover

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Andover

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Andover

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Andover region with a requirement for SQL.

1 20 (83.33%) .NET
2 18 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 18 (75.00%) RESTful
3 17 (70.83%) Security Cleared
3 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (66.67%) SC Cleared
4 16 (66.67%) Web Services
5 15 (62.50%) ISEB
5 15 (62.50%) ISTQB
6 14 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (58.33%) Oracle APEX
6 14 (58.33%) Oracle
6 14 (58.33%) PL/SQL
6 14 (58.33%) Oracle Reports
6 14 (58.33%) Test Automation
6 14 (58.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 14 (58.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 14 (58.33%) System Integration Testing
7 13 (54.17%) Agile Testing
7 13 (54.17%) User Stories
7 13 (54.17%) Manual Testing
7 13 (54.17%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (20.83%) Firewall
9 4 (16.67%) MVC
9 4 (16.67%) LoadRunner
9 4 (16.67%) Java
9 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 4 (16.67%) JMeter
9 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
9 4 (16.67%) Load Testing

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 2 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) Confluence
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) BlazeMeter
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) BIG-IP
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (8.33%) MariaDB
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (58.33%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (16.67%) eggPlant
2 4 (16.67%) JMeter
2 4 (16.67%) LoadRunner
2 4 (16.67%) NeoLoad
3 2 (8.33%) Selenium
4 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.17%) JBehave
4 1 (4.17%) JIRA
4 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Test Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Tester
4 4 (16.67%) Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Performance Tester
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Java Developer - Fintech
5 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Test Automation Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) .NET
2 18 (75.00%) RESTful
3 16 (66.67%) Web Services
4 4 (16.67%) Kendo UI
5 3 (12.50%) jQuery
6 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (8.33%) CSS
6 2 (8.33%) Durandal
6 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
6 2 (8.33%) JSP
6 2 (8.33%) REST
6 2 (8.33%) Spring
6 2 (8.33%) WCF
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
7 1 (4.17%) OAuth
7 1 (4.17%) SignalR
7 1 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Fintech
2 1 (4.17%) NHS
2 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (58.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 14 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (58.33%) System Integration Testing
3 14 (58.33%) Test Automation
4 13 (54.17%) Agile Testing
4 13 (54.17%) Manual Testing
4 13 (54.17%) Requirements Analysis
4 13 (54.17%) User Stories
5 4 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 4 (16.67%) Load Testing
5 4 (16.67%) MVC
5 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.33%) TDD
6 2 (8.33%) Web Application Development
7 1 (4.17%) Change Data Capture
7 1 (4.17%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) PL/SQL
2 4 (16.67%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) Security Cleared
2 16 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 15 (62.50%) ISEB
3 15 (62.50%) ISTQB
4 14 (58.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Dovecot
1 1 (4.17%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco
2 1 (4.17%) DevExpress
2 1 (4.17%) F5
2 1 (4.17%) Infragistics
2 1 (4.17%) Juniper
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat